Haha, I think this Perennials Made Easy post was written just for me! My gardens are SO boring, and I've been wanting to learn how to spruce them up, so this is perfect timing. So many amazing tips in this post, I can't wait to go plant shopping!
Lily 'Starlette', a perennial, attracts RUBY THROATED HUMMINGBIRDS and BEES. Great for borders for naturalizing, beautiful in front of your house. Bulb/Tuber Size: 14 cm - 16 cm, Color: Red Blooms with Orange Heart and Tips, Planting Season: Spring, Bloom Season: Early to Mid Summer, Height at Maturity: 3ft - 4ft, Planting Depth: 6" Deep, Light Requirement: Sun / Partial Shade. Found on: http://allthingsplants.com/plants/photo/27275/
Don't suffer from warmer hardiness zone envy! There are lots of beautiful perennials you can plant in zone 3 that will have your garden looking beautiful all summer long. There are cut flowers, shade plants, creepers, vines, and edibles to suit every gardener and flower situation.