Poker primrose Primula vialii Type Perennial Blooms Red calyces with purple flowers in late spring to early summer Light Part shade (full sun in cool areas) Size 12 to 20 in. tall, 10 to 12 in. wide Cold-hardy USDA zones 5 to 8 Heat-tolerant AHS zones 8 to 1 Source Dutch Gardens Flowers Pl, Purple Flowers, Poker Primrose, Woodland Garden
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Dicentra Amore RoseGrowing Conditions: Shade, Partial shade Size: 9–12 inches tall, 12–14 inches wide Zones: 5–9
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Summersweet With a name like summersweet, you can guess that this shrub's pink or white flowers are fragrant. It's one of the few shrubs that bloom well in shade, although it also will grow in full sun in the north, provided it has adequate moisture. Name: Clethra alnifolia Growing Conditions: Full sun to shade and moist soil Size: 3-5 feet tall and wide Zones: 3-9
Primula Vialii (Chinese Pagoda Primrose, Orchid Primrose, red-hot poker primrose). Hardiness zones 5a - 8b.
fence corner This 6x6-ft. garden bed is aglow with white, pink, and purple blooms. A) Japanese maple (Acer palmatum ‘Atropurpureum’), Zones 5–8 B) Hydrangea ‘Forever and Ever’, Zones 5–9 C) Nandina ‘Firepower’, Zones 6–11 D) Hosta ‘Francee’, Zones 3–9 E) Brunnera, Zones 3–7 F) Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’), Zones 5–8 G) Lamium, Zones 4–8 H) White astilbe, Zones 4–9 I) Pulmonaria, Zones 3–8 J) Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), Zones 4–8
Corkscrew Rush --Juncus effusus--zones 5-11 --10-12 inches tall -- moist area--small white flowers in summer-sun or part shade