"Purple Heart" plant. So easy to grow! Comes back year after year. You can easily divide this plant by pinching off a clipping where it forms a "V" and transplant in rich soil. Makes a beautiful border!
Purple Tower Crape Myrtle - Sporting vibrant purple flowers in the summer months, this lovely small tree will draw the eye of any passer by. Unique, slightly columnar habit is perfect for that narrower spot in the garden where summer color is desired. Enjoys a full sun position, and once established is quite drought tolerant.
Catnip is said to be 10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Citronella, or West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant and the source for citronella oil. Cascading Geranium, another bug repelling plant, will cascade over its pot and add a delicate floral scent to your potagerie.