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Shade Loving Plants That Bloom All Summer

Blue and Gold spiderwort tradescantia "sweet kate" 12 inch tall These add lots of color!

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Must-Grow New Perennials for 2013

Echinacea 'Supreme Cantaloupe'

Lamb’s Ear is an edible herbaceous perennial that is perfect for borders, containers, and woodland gardens. It grows in sun to part shade and get 6-8" tall. It self-propagates so it needs to be tamed in beds. Spiky flowers bloom late spring to early summer. Zones 4-9

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Must-Grow New Perennials for 2013

'Azure Rush' Geranium - perennial 'Azure Rush' is a great choice for patio planters and window boxes. The single clear-blue flowers bloom from May until frost. In extremely hot areas, place in partial shade. The plant is compact and vigorous, and you'll love its lovely mounding habit, which also makes it a good choice for edging plants in the front of a bed or border. Growing Conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Size: To 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide Zones: 5-8

Flax - one hearty plant that come up year after year - and the deer won't eat it! Sun/Part Sun, Zones 5-9, Perennial, 2 x 2 feet. Blooms late summer.

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20 Best Perennials for Your Garden

Perk up your garden with cheerful daffodils! See the top 20 perennials for your garden: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/perennials/top-perennials-for-your-garden/?socsrc=bhgpin041113daffodils=15

What is even better than Million bells?Superbells - Double Calibrachoa Abundant, small double petunia-like flowers all season on cascading growth; low maintenance.

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Must-Grow New Perennials for 2013

This new 'Pretty Lady Julia' Anemone's large pink blooms are perfect for adding a touch of pink to a garden. See more new must-grow perennials: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/perennials/new-perennials/?socsrc=bhgpin022613ladyjulia=2

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Heat-Loving Container-Garden Plants

The dog days of summer can turn your gorgeous container gardens into a crispy mess. Try these plants that take the heat for color all season long./

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The Best Drought-Tolerant Perennials

The Best Drought-Tolerant Perennials:: Russian Sage

Balloon flower: Lovely little blue balloon like flowers that are perennials, in zones 4-9. They like sun to partial sun, blooms for you late summer enticing to the lovely butterflies.

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The Best Perennials for Shade

For a pretty plant that deer and rabbits won't bother, try Lungwort. More shade perennials: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/perennials/the-best-perennials-for-shade/?socsrc=bhgpin041513lungwort=6

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Top Fragrant Houseplants

Arabian Jasmine

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Power Perennials: Plants That Thrive No Matter What

Coneflower. tolerates full sun to light shade. bloom from early summer to fall. one of the most hardy perennials.

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How to Grow Astilbe - Perfect for Shade

Astilbe in a border makes a fabulous show & grows equally well in full sun/partial shade. .LOVE this bright pink!

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Best Hardy Perennials

Best Hardy Perennials | Tips from a DIY Gardener | On Sutton Place

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Top New Sun-Loving Perennials for 2014

Sombrero Flamenco Orange Coneflower - you can’t go wrong with ‘Flamenco Orange’ coneflower. This newest member of the Sombrero family sports bright orange flowers on strong stems that will stand up to rough weather. The plants seem to be in almost constant bloom and are highly attractive to butterflies. Plant Name: Echinacea Sombrero ‘Flamenco Orange’ Growing Conditions: Full Sun Size: 24–26 inches tall, 18–20 inch

ENDLESS BLOOM PERENNIAL GARDEN; Even experienced gardeners can find it challenging to design a perennial garden where something is in bloom during every season. But our Endless Bloom Perennial Garden makes it easy. We've carefully coordinated the blooming times so you'll have nonstop flowers from spring through fall. Spring brings pretty primroses, followed all summer by a host of colorful favorites, and ending with cushion mums in fall. This 15' x 8' garden includes 30 plants