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10 FLOWERS That Give You BANG for Your BUCK: Want a showy garden but on a budget? Check out these impressive & inexpensive blooms. Amaranth (Love Lies Bleeding) tops the list of 10 beauties selected by Hillary Alger of Johnny’s Selected Seeds (www.johnnyseeds.com) that provide major returns for minor investment.

A white hosta, I never imagined! This Filigree Hosta Plant is perfect! #zulilyfinds

Lantana is so easy to grow and attracts butterflies. Ive seen it grow into the size of a medium-sized bush. Just lovely! Loves sun, can tolerate drought, but with good watering grows large.

Campanula - easy to grow & self seeds. Plant care is on this post.

Bellflower- This plant produces mounds of these beautiful blue flowers..

1. Kochia Balls - These magnificent plants can grow in flowing waves and are reminiscent of just about every Dr. Seuss illustration ever. They even come in two whimsical colors: hot pink and grass green. #DrSeussPlants #CompactPower

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All of those empty spaces in your planting beds? Replace your fried flowers with these 25 High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas!!

Eragrostis, Purple Love Grass lifecycle: Perennial Zone: 5-8 Sun: Full Sun Height: 18-24 inches Spread: 18-24 inches Uses: Beds, Borders, Container Bloom Season: Fall, Summer Resistant To: Deer

Great advice for gardeners: Pick three long-blooming plants. Repeat. You can't go wrong.

Candy Tuft for the flower beds. I think this would be pretty in front of the house.

Golden Poppies. I want these growing like crazy in front of my house.

Dianthus- I love having these in my garden because each year the blooms are so thick!

How to Grow Clematis - The perfect plant for a mail box.

How to Grow Clematis - The perfect plant for a mail box.

5 beautiful bushes to plant in the yard. good for privacy and very easy on the eye! such pretty colors! buddiea(pink),forsythia spectabilis(yellow), spirea arguta(white), ceanothus yankee point(blue), and weigelia(burgundy)

Punch holes in the plastic instruction tabs that come with your plants and put on a binder ring.

Neat idea for a planter - Vintage cast iron pulley with buckets as pot holders for flowering plants .. love this

Homemade Miracle Grow, aka compost tea... basically egg shells & coffee grounds that sit in a cool spot for about a week

All You Need To Know About Growing Clematis in Your Garden!

Dwarf Red Ruby Butterfly Bush zone 5-9 Full to partial sun 4-8 feet tall and fragrant

Golden Lights Hardy Azalea cold-hardy variety successfully withstands harsh temperatures down to -30 degrees F! Covered with bright yellow bloom trusses in late spring. The attractive dark green foliage turns various shades of red during the autumn months. Does best in full to partial shade. 3-5 ft. tall shrub has good resistance to mildew, pests and disease. Potted plants. Zones 4-8. Zones: 4 - 8. Hardy to -30° F. Height: 3 - 5'. Shade Requirement: Full shade to partial shade.

Gaillardia is a drought-tolerant perennial. Grows 11/2 - 2ft tall, full sun in any garden soil type.

Veronica aka Speedwell. This is one of the best, most forgiving, perennials! And they bloom from spring to fall!