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Phormium 'Margaret Jones' . e/green. we can grow it. some get 7' tall. more info here: http://gardening.about.com/od/plantprofile1/p/Phormium.htm

Phormium 'Margaret Jones' . e/green. we can grow it. some get 7' tall. more info here: http://gardening.about.com/od/plantprofile1/p/Phormium.htm

It's so easy to feel overwhelmed and exhausted. Here are 5 steps to go from surviving to thriving

It's so easy to feel overwhelmed and exhausted. Here are 5 steps to go from surviving to thriving

'Pennisetum' Fireworks Grass - Chosen for its color, texture and performance, ‘Fireworks’ fountain grass is also a water-wise problem solver and needs only occasional watering once established. Variegated with hot pink, burgundy, white and green running the entire blade, ‘Fireworks’ fountain grass blooms purple tassel seed heads during the summer months and is easy to grow in virtually any soil type. This award winning grass is a noninvasive variety that is drought tolerant, attracts…

'Pennisetum' Fireworks Grass - Chosen for its color, texture and performance, ‘Fireworks’ fountain grass is also a water-wise problem solver and needs only occasional watering once established. Variegated with hot pink, burgundy, white and green running the entire blade, ‘Fireworks’ fountain grass blooms purple tassel seed heads during the summer months and is easy to grow in virtually any soil type. This award winning grass is a noninvasive variety that is drought tolerant, attracts…

Imperial Bromeliads

Imperial Bromeliads

Bird of Paradise ( Strelitzia reginae).  Full sun: 6+ hours direct sun.  Bloom season: spring.  Evergreen tropical with exotic colorful flowers.  Size: 4' H x 4' W.  Growth rate: medium.  Cold hardiness: 30-20 F.  Little pruning required.   Fertilization: spring and summer, do it frequently during growing season.

Bird of Paradise ( Strelitzia reginae). Full sun: 6+ hours direct sun. Bloom season: spring. Evergreen tropical with exotic colorful flowers. Size: 4' H x 4' W. Growth rate: medium. Cold hardiness: 30-20 F. Little pruning required. Fertilization: spring and summer, do it frequently during growing season.

New Zealand flax - Dramatic sword-like foliage of easy-to-grow perennial (Phormium tenax) adds structural element to garden. The plant's upright or arching leaves reach 9 feet long and come in green, bronze or maroon. It tolerates wide variety of soil types and is drought tolerant, although the plant performs just as well with regular watering. Fast-growing plant as an annual in the spring and summer garden. Plant in a full-sun location with good drainage. Hardiness: USDA Zones: 7 to 10:

New Zealand flax - Dramatic sword-like foliage of easy-to-grow perennial (Phormium tenax) adds structural element to garden. The plant's upright or arching leaves reach 9 feet long and come in green, bronze or maroon. It tolerates wide variety of soil types and is drought tolerant, although the plant performs just as well with regular watering. Fast-growing plant as an annual in the spring and summer garden. Plant in a full-sun location with good drainage. Hardiness: USDA Zones: 7 to 10: