Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata) is a richly flowering, clump-forming phlox that stays green in both summer and winter. In spring these plants produce innumerable crimson and white flowers that attract butterflies. These Phlox like to be planted in full sunshine.
Lantana are great companion plants in veggie gardens, as they attract beneficial insects. The bright flowers, clean evergreen foliage and drought tolerance make this southern perennial (or shrub) a stalwart of gardens in hot, dry areas. One to six feet tall, low and spreading to upright, depending on variety; comes in yellow, orange, pink, red and bicolors. Attracts butterflies, and birds eat the berries.
7 Perennials That Will Bloom Multiple Times This Summer
Best Perennials for any Yard: Pinks (Dianthus gratianopolitanus ‘Bath’s Pink’) The itty-bitty pink blossoms on this low-growing plant emit a delightful clove scent. Zones 3-9; full sun; blooms late spring/early summer
Phlox paniculata. Summer. Fragrant and easy care, phlox are one of summer’s pleasures. Garden and meadow phlox produce large, scented blooms in white, pink, lavender, purple, and red. Ideal in mixed borders. Sweet scent. Also low-growing types : moss pinks and creeping phlox that make colorful ground covers. Zones: 4-8
The Virginia Bluebells is one of the most delightful flowers in the early Spring garden. A low-growing perennial that’s hardy, content with average soil in semi-shade or full sun, requires no special skill to cultivate and is not bothered with insects. This lovely perennial of the borage family has large smooth light green leaves and …
Campanula port. Catherina Campanula Catharina is a low growing evergreen perennial, with dark-green leaves and vivid violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers in summer. Great for groundcover on rock gardens, also suitable for containers and the edge of the summer border. Requires moist well drained soil in sun or part-shade.
Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun & normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18" tall & 24" wide. This drought-tolerant & hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage & flowers