Bring color to your shade garden. A low maintenance perennial that creates a season long ground cover with color about the green foliage. This collection contains the classic colors of Red, Pink, White, and Dark Pink
Open-faced flowers perched like butterflies on tall stems best describes this delightful mix of Butterfly Daisies. Flowers have domed spiny centers of yellowish brown to reddish brown, surrounded by sometimes drooping petals called rays in vibrant carmine-red, deep golden-yellow, light purple, or dazzling white. You’ll enjoy this sensational display in your garden from summer through early fall.
Long lasting blooms in cut-flower arrangements or dried-flower displays
Bloom in summer through first early frosts
Adaptable and tolerant of drought, heat, humidity, and poor soil
Dahlia Jill are charming small, ball-shaped pompon flowers in a mixture of colors with 2-3″ blooms. They make an excellent and easy flower to place in cut flower arrangements. They prefer full sun to light shade, and bloom from mid-summer to fall. They are a perennial in Zones 9-11.
Tall and stately, Hollyhocks bring a romantic cottage-garden atmosphere to just about any garden setting. Wavy or fringed flowers that resemble hibiscus are surrounded by round, fuzzy green leaves. In shades of yellow, pink, red, and white, the flowers bloom from the bottom to the top of rigid spikes. Use to add height to borders and beds, or plant in clumps near porches and doorways, and along garden paths.
Great backdrop for low-growing perennials
Add interest and color when planted along walls and fences
Looking for a shade-loving plant to brighten a shady area in the garden? Hosta ‘White Feather’ fits the bill perfectly. Unique in color, the leaves emerge and unfurl a creamy white with almost pointy tips and as the weeks progress mature to a greenish white. In mid-summer tall spikes bearing fragrant bell-shaped lavender flowers appear amid the mounds of foliage. Easy to care for and grow, they rarely need dividing. Try them as the center plant for a distinctive touch in a container on a shaded or north-facing patio or deck. No matter where they’re planted, Hosta ‘White Feather’ will be pleasing to the eye.
Fragrant bell-shaped lavender flowers bloom in mid-summer. Great in borders and as garden path edges.
An essential part of summer border plants, phlox is a perennial favorite for lovely landscapes and gardens. Add brilliant color and vertical attention to your summer garden. Spectacular in the cutting garden or as a backdrop.
Johnson’s Blue Geranium is the standard by which any blue or bluish geranium hybrids are judged. This hardy geraniums are compact plants with beautiful flowers and a long season of bloom. Geraniums are wonderful as edging in the front of a border, and equally impressive as mounded specimen plants anywhere. Considered a perennial in Zones 3-8 which blooms early to late summer.
Phlox Nicky has dramatic dark violet trusses of beautiful fragrant blooms! Plant them in borders close to paths and patios where you can catch their inviting scent on warm summer evenings. Phlox flowers make wonderful cut flower so you can enjoy them indoors too! Phlox Nicky attracts bees and butterflies. Considered a perennial in Zones 3-8; dig bulbs and store indoors in colder areas.