Lamb's Ears Kids love the fuzzy leaves of this old-fashioned, classic perennial. Soft and silvery, lamb's ear forms comfortable, low-growing mounds. Equally fuzzy spikes of purple to pink flowers add interest in summer.
This popular twining vine is laden with blooms from late spring to frost. Varieties include pink, yellow, white and dark red. Plant in full sun in well-draining soil. Deciduous or evergreen, depending on species. USDA Hardiness Zones: to 11
Hosta Lakeside Paisley Print Funkia, Plantain Lily Type: Perennials Height: Short 10 in flower) (Plant 20 apart) Bloom Time: Summer to Late Summer Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade Zones: Find Your Zone Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic - Gardenin
Walkers Low times more effective 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
Known for its tall spires of colorful blooms, hollyhock is the perfect back-of-the-border plant. Old-fashioned selections can easily grow more than 6 feet tall in a spot with full sun and moist, well-drained soil.