Tall Garden Phlox Phlox paniculata -- garden, tall, or border phlox -- grows 3 to 4 feet tall and bears large trusses of fragrant perennial flowers from summer to early fall. It's well suited to the back of the garden and cottage gardens.
GARDENS FOR WILDLIFE: A woody wildlflower garden captures the spirit of the wilderness in your own backyard. Here, poppies and cornflower thrive in a wildflower field. This type of woody wildflower garden provides a wonderful resting spot for wildlife and
Bellflower- best plants for cottage gardens This tough perennial produces spikes of white or blue blooms in early and midsummer. Name: Campanula percisifolia Growing conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Height: To 3 feet tall Zones:
Astilbe The feathery plumes of astilbe rise above fernlike foliage for a month or more in late spring and early summer. Available in shades of pink, white, and red, astilbe is ideal for shady, moist spots. Plant a swath of these to beauties for a memora
Baptisa-Also called false indigo for the rich blue shade of its flowers, this hardy perennial fills the spring garden with elegant spires of pealike blooms. It withstands drought -- and deer, rabbits, and other critters leave it alone.
'Victore de la Marne ' A very unique peony. Flower is beautiful purple - red coloured and double filled. Flower is long lasting in water. Flowers are very large in size. Flowers abundantly with strong stems. I hope that I can find this one ever
Plants that will grow in the shade: foxglove peace lily spider plants jacob's ladder meadowsweet Virginia bluebell columbine flax lili English ivy coleus fuchsia impatiens bleeding heart hosta solomon's seal jumpseed Japanese anemone leopard plant, ferns.
7 Perennials That Will Bloom Multiple Times This Summer
7 perennials that bloom all summer : Campanula persicifolia Zones: Bloom time: June; then six weeks later. To prune: Snip spent flowers promptly, without removing developing buds. Good to know: In hot regions, this one fares best in partial shade.
Perennial Hibiscus Plant Name: Hibiscus moscheutos Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist soil Size: To 8 feet tall and 4 feet wide Grow it with: Spiderwort, which blooms before the late-waking hibiscus starts to grow.
Verbena The numerous selections of this flower are some of the gardens most colorful, useful, and easy-to-grow plants. They bloom in late spring, thrive in heat, and tolerate drought. One of Southern Livings Top 10 Plants to Beat the Summer Heat.
If you love making fresh flower arrangements, planting a cutting garden is the best way to ensure you always have an abundance of beautiful, homegrown flowers on hand. Full post here: www. - My Sunny Gardens