Jul 042012
Moonbeam Coreopsis

Coreopsis verticillata ‘Moonbeam’ Click on the image for a larger view. Hundreds of lemon-yellow flowers sparkle amid fern-like foliage on 18-24″ plants throughout the summer. Great cool lemon color. Drought and mildew resistant. Light and airy perennial perfect for combining with larger leaved plants for good contrast. Sun Exposure: Partial Shade/Full Sun Height: 18-24″ Spread: […]

May 092012
Brunnera "Jack Frost"

Click on the image to see a larger view. Brunnera macrophylla ‘Jack Frost’ forms a clump of heart-shaped silver leaves, delicately veined with mint green. Sprays of bright blue Forget-me-not flowers appear in mid to late spring. Easy-to-grow perennial that performs well in all but the driest of shady conditions. Sun Exposure: Likes partial to […]

Aug 022011
Rose of Sharon "Hibiscus syriacus"

‘Rose Satin’ Variety Click on the image to see an enlarged view. Deciduous shrub. Upright and compact when young, spreading open with age. Leaves out later in spring than other plants, but blooms from mid-summer until frost. Height 8-12′. Width 6-10′. Zone 5. Likes sun. Large, single, rose-red flowers with deep red centers. Easy to […]