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Amethyst Kiss Spiderwort Add a kiss of blue to your beds, borders, and containers. Amethyst Kiss is a brand-new spiderwort that features larger flowers in larger clusters -- with bluer flowers -- than other varieties. Amethyst Kiss blooms from May through fall. During the heat of summer, its bright blue flowers may close up in early afternoon. Spiderwort is a reliable bloomer and easy-care perennial. Name: Amethyst Kiss Tradescantia 'Radtrad' Growing Conditions: Full sun to light shade A Kiss, Blue Flowers, Gardens Idea, Full Sun, Amethysts Kiss, Must Growing, Bluer Flower, Lighting Shades, Kiss Spiderwort
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Coreopsis 'Mercury Rising' Growing Conditions: Full sun Size: To 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide Zones: 5-9
Yarrow Not only does yarrow tolerate heat and drought like a champion, but this easy-growing perennial is also a great cut flower -- and deer, rabbits, and most other pests won't touch it. It comes in a number of varieties with blooms in shades of yellow, orange, red, pink, and white. Name: Achillea varieties Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 4 feet tall Zones: 3-9 Tips for Growing Yarrow PREV 3/16
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