Tall flowering plants are an essential element in some styles of gardening and for adding height and colour to the flower border......Hollyhocks, Foxgloves, Delphiniums, Wisteria, Fuschias, Climbing Roses, Allium, Verbena, & Sunflowers will add nice height to your gardens.
Scabiosa, Fama Deep Blue The largest flowering scabiosa, Fama Deep Blue's gorgeous lavender blooms just won’t quit. The lilac-hued, nearly 4" double flowers on 12” stems blithely float above the dense silver-blue foliage. Exceptional as cut flowers. Prolific flowering begins in midsummer, and, if deadheaded, the flowers bloom on into fall.
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.