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Commonly called Basket of Gold, perennial alyssum makes a wonderful wall or rock garden plant. Every spring it develops masses of cheerful yellow flowers that look terrific tucked between rocks and boulders.

Best Plants for Rock Gardens

Commonly called Basket of Gold, perennial alyssum makes a wonderful wall or rock garden plant. Every spring it develops masses of cheerful yellow flowers that look terrific tucked between rocks and boulders. - Flower Beds and Gardens

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Bloom Time Chart for Spring and Summer Bulbs

Here's a nice bulb bloom chart, so you can get color from Spring to Fall.

White wisteria.  Slightly less "enthusiastic" than the Chinese/Japanese purple vine.

Ah what blooms White wisteria.

Baptisia flowers in late spring, but the foliage is great for bouquets all summer long.

The 15 Most Underused Perennials

Enjoy towers of gorgeous blue, purple, yellow, or white flowers every spring with Baptisia, once commonly called False Indigo.

Bells of Ireland - An annual in our area, but an unusual plant to have in the garden. I quite like them.

Moluccella laevis - Bells of Ireland - a summer flowering annual, native to Turkey, Syria and the Caucasus

Drought tolerant plants are beautiful, easy to grow and for any garden. No matter what the water situation is in your community, saving our natural resources is a no brainier with drought tolerant plants like these!

Best Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought tolerant plants are beautiful, easy to grow and for any garden. No matter what the water situation is in your community, saving our natural resources is a no brainier with drought tolerant plants like these!

Peek into our garden, everything is so green, soon blooms of pink roses,white and blue hydrangeas will fill this garden!

Peek into our garden, everything is so green, soon blooms of pink roses,white and blue hydrangeas will fill this garden!

Check out 22 diverse and gorgeous perennials that grow great in the shade. Our collection includes flowering perennials and plants.

180 Perennials that Do Well in Shade (A to Z)

22 Perennial plants that love shade Flower seeds, vegetable seeds, flower bulbs, Purple Pampas

Need a hardy creeper? Or, how about a colorful tall plant for back of the border? Look no further than the sedum family.

Perennials Designed to Withstand the Harshest of Winters

SEDUM - "Dragons Blood" When tough winters turn yards into piles of twigs, gardeners rethink their planting strategies. Here's a list of cold-hardy perennials that can stand a polar vortex or two. Plus, check out our top winter plant survival tips.

Discover which plants are best for a moon garden and how to pick out the best design for your backyard with our guide!

Plant a Moon Garden and Pamper all 5 of Your Senses

Discover which plants are best for a moon garden and how to pick out the best design for your backyard with our guide!

Just a beautiful location with the purple, white and green plants | Fresh & Fab Outdoor Pad

THE 3 BIGGEST MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHEN PLANNING A NEW GARDEN BED

Just a beautiful location with the purple, white and green plants. Looks like a painting! Great inspiration for a cool garden

Perennials to plant this year! Give your garden a boost of color with these gorgeous perennials to plant in the new year.

Top New Perennials for 2016

Single-petal blossoms unfurl in shades of melon orange and fade to raspberry pink. Plant Name: Echinacea 'Rainbow Marcella' Growing Conditions: full sun Size: 18 inches tall

Shade loving plants attract our attention with their foliage as well as their flowers, displaying all sorts of fabulous leaf shapes, sizes, colors and textures.

101 GARDENING SECRETS THE PROFESSIONALS NEVER TELL

Shade loving plants attract our attention with their foliage as well as their flowers, displaying all sorts of fabulous leaf shapes, sizes, colors and textures. - Flower Beds and Gardens

'Lily of the Valley' Ancient hardy perennial w/ beautifully scented, delicate white bell shaped flowers. Leaves are narrow & dark green & blooms in spring/early summer.

The Best Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden

The Best Fragrant Flowers for your garden. -- though it's small, lily-of-the-valley packs a big fragrance in its nodding white or pink bell-shape flowers. It's a tough, low-care groundcover you can practically plant and forget in shady spots.

Look here for ideas and inspiring galleries of combined flower and plant varieties. Create a colorful flower garden full of roses, lilies, daffodils, perennials and annuals by using our helpful guidelines for pairing plants.

What Should I Plant Together?

Mix Herbs and Flowers Create a colorful and fragrant spring garden by mixing flowering herbs and perennials that bloom together. In this border, chives and lavender bloom in front of Amsonia, bearded iris, and peony.

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