Butterfly Garden, Zone 5-8, 13 varieties, 24 plants. Layout for 9×11 corner included. Height: 12-6, Blooms Early Summer to Fall. Full Sun to Mostly Sunny. Phlox Sherwood Purple 3, E Caryopteris Longwood Blue 1, H Echinacea Purpurea 3, K Origanum Rosenkuppel 1, B Aster September Ruby 2, F Lavandula Munstead 3, I Achillea Paprika 1, … Read More →
Gorgeous red yarrow: Achillea Paprika. New German hybrids flower from summer to early fall. Irresistible to butterflies. Excellent fresh cut flowers or dried. Remove spent blossoms to promote continuous flowering. Ruby red to salmon rose. Robust spreader. Height: Medium 2' / Plant 14" apart Bloom Time: Summer to Early Fall Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny Zones: 3-9 Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy Flower Color / Accent: Red / Red
Hydrangea, Star Gazer (macrophylla 'Star Gazer') Unique lacecap with blue or pink star insets, depending on soil pH, surrounded by white picotee edges. Compact habit. This reblooming shrub collection features fully double blooms supported by extra long stems. Blooming occurs throughout spring, summer, and fall with good mildew resistance 3-4' x 3-5'
Most foxglove blossoms point down but this one points UP so the beautiful blooms that start peachy and end up dark pink very showy. Foxglove (Digitalis hybrida Candy Mountain) Perennial, Tall 3-4' (Plant 1-2' apart) Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Mostly Shady Zones: 4-9 I started these from seed and I risked planting them (with trepidation) in an area with shade most of the day but hot afternoon sun. They thrived and all of them grew to AT LEAST 4 feet!
Spring Break is almost here, and it's time to stock up on the necessities...like unicorn pool floats lol! I've rounded up the cutest pool floats for adults, including everything from an ice cream cone to a giant pizza slice!
Helleborus Amber Gem z5-8, blooms early to late spring Prefers humus-rich, well-drained soil and regular watering. Cut back flowering stems after bloom to promote new foliage growth and to prevent prolific self seeding. Many plantlets will form around base of parent plant and will bloom around the third year if left alone.