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Zinnias, the most spectacular summer flowers.

Creeping Jenny comes back every year and keeps out the weeds. I love it in my flowerbeds, spreads. Great contrast color to plants and flowers.

Coneflowers (Echinacea)

Tips for growing healthy hydrangeas. I love hydrangeas! This is good to know for when I plant some

Polyanthus 'Gold Laced'. I had these growing in my garden for several years, sadly they didn't return this year...

Epsom Salts for the Garden. Are the leaves on your tomatoes or pepper plants turning yellow? Want more blooms on your rose bushes? Wondering why your lawn is looking brown? Boost plants and grass with Epsom salt, high in magnesium and sulfur. Helps plants grow greener with higher yields and more blooms. This site tells you how much to use for type and size of plant or square footage of ground.

List of fast filling perennials. Choose performers, not prima donnas. Though you may have to forgo some of your favorites, choose plants that will have an impact from day one instead of needing a few growing seasons to put on a show.

Balloon Flower, Platycodon grandiflorus, is ideal for both the novice and experienced gardener who want an easy to care for blast of white, pink or blue summer

Perennial Garden Plants

20 favourite perennials

How to move hostas. In all the years I've moved my hostas, I can't believe I've never done this!

20 plants to brighten your shade garden. Annuals, perennials and herbs for shady places.

20+ Plants-that-attract-Butterflies

One of our favorite shade perennials is now blooming! Tiarella has unique foliage and looks stunning while in bloom!

Ornamental Grass: Little bluestem is a native prairie grass that is both lovely and tough as nails. These perennials have gray-green foliage that turns bold s...

Lavender This plant has it all: It looks great, it smells wonderful, and it's as tough as nails (as long as it's not too wet). Enjoy the blue, lavender, purple, or white flowers in summer. They're great for drying and using in crafts -- and even cooking with. Name: Lavandula angustifolia Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: 3 feet tall Zones: 5-8

Coreopsis: Hot, dry weather won’t stop Coreopsis from flowering all summer long. This American native is one of the most reliable perennials you can grow. The plants produce large quantities of yellow, orange, pink, white, red, or bicolored blooms.

Echinacea, Gemini Pink - Coneflower

How to Divide Perennials – How & When