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swansong-willows: “ Angelica stricta purpurea by anniesannuals on Flickr ”

Round heads in clumps would look good against green foliage, grasses or plants like the Phormium tenax 'Purpurea' Angelica stricta purpurea - From Annie's Annuals

Interesting Plant: Eremurus ‘Lemon Meringue’ | A Gardener's Notebook with Douglas E. Welch

Eremurus 'Lemon Meringue' (Foxtail Lilies or Desert Candles). Tall spikes of starry florets; for a sunny, well drained border; late spring or early summer;

In early spring, Yellow Meadow Rue is prominent because of its striking clumps of blue-green foliage. Then, in June and July, clusters of bright yellow flowers on 6–7′ stalks complete the picture. Downwind, you will notice the blooms' sweet fragrance. This tall but graceful perennial won an Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society, and deserves wider use in gardens.This genus in the amazingly diverse Buttercup family includes some 130 species, most of them northerners. The…

In early spring, Yellow Meadow Rue is prominent because of its striking clumps of blue-green foliage. Then, in June and July, clusters of bright.

Buy masterwort Astrantia 'Hadspen Blood': Delivery by Crocus

Astrantia 'Hadspen Blood' This Masterwort prefers part shade and moist soil that does not dry out. Masterwort blooms continuously throughout the summer and fall, wafting a sweet scent.

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Mollis - flu high in bloom. Leaves to 2 ft long ! Combine with Hosta 'August Moon', Ophiopogon (Black Mondo Grass), Acanthus or Carex 'Bowles Golden' and Brunnera Bulgloss Bears Breech

Monarda, 'Beauty of Cobham' - will take quite a bit of shade. Smells glorious. The leaves are used in Earl Grey tea.

Monarda - 'Beauty of Cobham'. These are a must-have in every garden. Monarda attract bees and hummingbirds. Other names are bee balm, horsemint, oswego tea, and bergamot, the latter inspired by the fragrance of the leaves