Making a Garden of Perennials (1912 Illustrated Edition)

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This well-branched plant blooms flowers of white with blue edges. The plant is open and provides a nice, contrasting texture to many other perennial plants in the garden. One of the shorter, more compact Butterfly Bushes. A perfect plant for a shady place in the rock garden or woodland garden. A large very full flower of the cleanest creamy white. You need to consider many of the same aspects of site selection for perennials as you do for annuals; sunlight (full sun to heavy shade), slope of the site (affects temperature and drainage), soil type, and the role the plants selected will play in the garden.

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This well-branched plant blooms flowers of white with blue edges. The plant is open and provides a nice, contrasting texture to many other perennial plants in the garden. One of the shorter, more compact Butterfly Bushes. A perfect plant for a shady place in the rock garden or woodland garden. A large very full flower of the cleanest creamy white. You need to consider many of the same aspects of site selection for perennials as you do for annuals; sunlight (full sun to heavy shade), slope of the site (affects temperature and drainage), soil type, and the role the plants selected will play in the garden.

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Maples

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It has larger, deeper yellow flowers on a more vigorous plant. Excellent groundcover for dry and sunny places. Posted by editor on Tuesday, 24 November 2009 Today we visited the 6-acre Sussex Prairie garden near Henfield – www.sussexprairies.co.uk – absolutely inspirational if you love late-flowering perennials. If you have a place in the yard, you could also bury them, pots and all.” Trea says the main threat of leaving perennials in above-ground pots out in the open is not so much the cold but the vulnerability to repeated freezing and thawing. “In the ground, perennials are more likely to freeze and stay frozen,” she says. “In a pot, they’ll freeze and thaw.

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It has larger, deeper yellow flowers on a more vigorous plant. Excellent groundcover for dry and sunny places. Posted by editor on Tuesday, 24 November 2009 Today we visited the 6-acre Sussex Prairie garden near Henfield – www.sussexprairies.co.uk – absolutely inspirational if you love late-flowering perennials. If you have a place in the yard, you could also bury them, pots and all.” Trea says the main threat of leaving perennials in above-ground pots out in the open is not so much the cold but the vulnerability to repeated freezing and thawing. “In the ground, perennials are more likely to freeze and stay frozen,” she says. “In a pot, they’ll freeze and thaw.

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Complete Hydrangeas

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Here, the Pulmonaria flowers are blooming with the Asarum europaeum (wild ginger) leaves next to them. Choosing the right perennial for container gardens requires the same considerations as those planted in the ground. The leaves are usually a combination of different shades of red, pink, green, white. R. fulgida 'Little Goldstar' - Hardy perennial. To divide mature clumps of perennials, select only vigorous side shoots from the outer part of the clump.

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Here, the Pulmonaria flowers are blooming with the Asarum europaeum (wild ginger) leaves next to them. Choosing the right perennial for container gardens requires the same considerations as those planted in the ground. The leaves are usually a combination of different shades of red, pink, green, white. R. fulgida 'Little Goldstar' - Hardy perennial. To divide mature clumps of perennials, select only vigorous side shoots from the outer part of the clump.

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Jade garden ;new & Notable Plants from Asia

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Dividing old clumps: Irises must be divided every 3 to 5 years before they become overcrowded and begin to flower less. There seems an element that the apparent chasidimrabbis are actually part of an extremist christian. This is natural, for these plants to possess qualities, which enable them to fill satisfactorily almost all gardening needs. Achillea x 'Rainbow Ending Blue' RAINBOWTM Hybrid Yarrow, Milfoil Zone: 3*-9 From Darwin Perennials come this new Yarrow from the Rainbow� Series with large pink to blue flat flower heads on strong, sturdy stems.

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Dividing old clumps: Irises must be divided every 3 to 5 years before they become overcrowded and begin to flower less. There seems an element that the apparent chasidimrabbis are actually part of an extremist christian. This is natural, for these plants to possess qualities, which enable them to fill satisfactorily almost all gardening needs. Achillea x 'Rainbow Ending Blue' RAINBOWTM Hybrid Yarrow, Milfoil Zone: 3*-9 From Darwin Perennials come this new Yarrow from the Rainbow� Series with large pink to blue flat flower heads on strong, sturdy stems.

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Hardy Perennials And Old-Fashioned Garden Flowers -

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A spring delight that thrives in part shade in well-drained soil and will give flowers through to June. Strong, stout stems lined with, gray-green, fleshy leaves support the more substantial, longer lasting blooms. Glossy narrow leaves with heavy brownish purple mottling. It is in flower from Jun to September, and the seeds. This form of C. flexuosa is slightly taller than `Blue Panda' and the flowers are darker. Most gardeners these days are aware of the importance of planting flowers that attract beneficial insects.

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A spring delight that thrives in part shade in well-drained soil and will give flowers through to June. Strong, stout stems lined with, gray-green, fleshy leaves support the more substantial, longer lasting blooms. Glossy narrow leaves with heavy brownish purple mottling. It is in flower from Jun to September, and the seeds. This form of C. flexuosa is slightly taller than `Blue Panda' and the flowers are darker. Most gardeners these days are aware of the importance of planting flowers that attract beneficial insects.

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Perennial Garden Plants or the Modern Florilegium

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Excellent groundcover in sun to semi-shade. Z This little Himalayan Iris has flowers ranging from mid violet-blue to dark blue or reddish purple, with a large white, violet veined patch on the falls. C. 'Phoenix Green' - Sturdy, upright grass with bright green leaves. Grow in average soil, moist but well drained. The Clove or Garden Pinks (D. plumarius) are low growing plants which bloom in early Spring. A compact but fast growing obsidian black heuch with primrose yellow flowers all spring, summer and fall.

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Excellent groundcover in sun to semi-shade. Z This little Himalayan Iris has flowers ranging from mid violet-blue to dark blue or reddish purple, with a large white, violet veined patch on the falls. C. 'Phoenix Green' - Sturdy, upright grass with bright green leaves. Grow in average soil, moist but well drained. The Clove or Garden Pinks (D. plumarius) are low growing plants which bloom in early Spring. A compact but fast growing obsidian black heuch with primrose yellow flowers all spring, summer and fall.

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A Garden of Love

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Zone 5. planum ‘Blue Hobbit’ The first truly dwarf Eryngium standing only 8-12" high when in bloom. I can improve the soil when planting and will definitely add some more to the flower borders this autumn, but I am also going to try something else which may just prove to be more effective. Multi red and orange fall color Native prairie grass. Also called bergamot, horsemint and monarda, this plant thrives best in full sun and will grow 12-36 inches high. Since we are only about 10 minutes from Cook Forest, we have become a popular stop for many nature lovers visiting the Forest.

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Zone 5. planum ‘Blue Hobbit’ The first truly dwarf Eryngium standing only 8-12" high when in bloom. I can improve the soil when planting and will definitely add some more to the flower borders this autumn, but I am also going to try something else which may just prove to be more effective. Multi red and orange fall color Native prairie grass. Also called bergamot, horsemint and monarda, this plant thrives best in full sun and will grow 12-36 inches high. Since we are only about 10 minutes from Cook Forest, we have become a popular stop for many nature lovers visiting the Forest.

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Grow Native: Bringing Natural Beauty to Your Garden

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Introduced to Europe as a garden plant, solidago has become invasive in some areas. It has tiny but noticeable rich blue flowers in early summer. They are tall and regal, looking down at the rest of the flow… Read More → It's as Simple as "Plan, Plant, Grow!" We will guide you to the best ones for pots. Here at The Garden House we have many late summer perennials still in bloom – Asters, Hardy Chrysanthemums, Japanese anemones, Crocosmias, Salvias, Penstemmon, Dahlias, Sedums and more – and annuals such as Cosmos, Persicaria orientalis, Cleome, Coreopsis and Ageratum are still enthusiastically flowering.

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Introduced to Europe as a garden plant, solidago has become invasive in some areas. It has tiny but noticeable rich blue flowers in early summer. They are tall and regal, looking down at the rest of the flow… Read More → It's as Simple as "Plan, Plant, Grow!" We will guide you to the best ones for pots. Here at The Garden House we have many late summer perennials still in bloom – Asters, Hardy Chrysanthemums, Japanese anemones, Crocosmias, Salvias, Penstemmon, Dahlias, Sedums and more – and annuals such as Cosmos, Persicaria orientalis, Cleome, Coreopsis and Ageratum are still enthusiastically flowering.

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Easy to Grow Perennials for Your Garden

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Other Notes: Flowers have interesting puffy seed heads post-bloom. The Maidenhair Spleenwort is a rhizomous, low growing, creeping fern that forms dense tufted rosettes of deep green fronds on black, wire-like stems. Our staff is always available to mentor you to choose the right plants for the right spot. Mazus reptans 5 2" X 18" Evergreen groundcover. One of the most reliable growers around, it offers delightful color well into fall. Coppery orange, russet, and cinnamon tones dominate in summer.

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Other Notes: Flowers have interesting puffy seed heads post-bloom. The Maidenhair Spleenwort is a rhizomous, low growing, creeping fern that forms dense tufted rosettes of deep green fronds on black, wire-like stems. Our staff is always available to mentor you to choose the right plants for the right spot. Mazus reptans 5 2" X 18" Evergreen groundcover. One of the most reliable growers around, it offers delightful color well into fall. Coppery orange, russet, and cinnamon tones dominate in summer.

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The Plant Lover's Guide to Salvias

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As the double bloodroot finish flowering, the Astilbe and ferns grow lacy foliage, to contrast with the thick and solid bloodroot leaves. Outward facing flowers are ivory painted with rose and chartreuse. The foliage is edible and used for its mild garlic flavor. This is a rare creeping perennial with pinnate foliage and starry white flowers throughout summer and fall. Nice shiny bright golden, slightly puckered leaves with a green margin. We stock an excellent selection of perennials - all home grown in our own nursery so you are purchasing hardened plants that will adapt easily to our hardiness zones and climate.

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As the double bloodroot finish flowering, the Astilbe and ferns grow lacy foliage, to contrast with the thick and solid bloodroot leaves. Outward facing flowers are ivory painted with rose and chartreuse. The foliage is edible and used for its mild garlic flavor. This is a rare creeping perennial with pinnate foliage and starry white flowers throughout summer and fall. Nice shiny bright golden, slightly puckered leaves with a green margin. We stock an excellent selection of perennials - all home grown in our own nursery so you are purchasing hardened plants that will adapt easily to our hardiness zones and climate.

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