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
'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
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
Forget-me-not. A legend about the origin of the name forget-me-not is as follows. Once a medieval knight and his lady-love were walking beside a river. The knight held a bouquet in his hands. Because of the weight of the armor, he fell into the water. According to the legend, he threw the bouquet at her shouting forget-me-not.