Colorful perennial for cutting with long flowering time. Especially nice in colorful flower bouquets, for beds and borders.Prune frequently to prolong flowering. Winter protection required in harsh locations.Blanketflowers are generally very easy to grow. Most prefer sunny locations with well-draini..
Cupid's dart is a short-lived perennial that originates from southwestern Europe. It forms clumps of grassy leaves which are accented by single blue to blue-lilac, white flowers with dark centers from midsummer to fall.Cupid's dart is adaptable but best when grown in gritty, well drained soil and fu..
When looking upon a mature false indigo in bloom it looks much like a small shrub, but it’s truly an herbaceous perennial, meaning it dies back to the ground each year. Native populations of false indigo exist across a large part of eastern North America, in all but a few of the most southern states..
This compact heliotrope yields very large clusters of tiny violet-blue flowers all summer. The robust ‘Marine’ blooms best where summers are cool and has a pleasant fragrance. Garden heliotrope is a tender garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shr..
English lavender is an aromatic, evergreen garden herb that thrives in summer heat and dry weather. It is technically a subshrub, which means it behaves like a perennial but develops woody stems over time. This Western European species is more tolerant of moister growing conditions, which is why it ..
Malva sylvestris is a species of the Mallow genus. It’s also called “common mallow” and “high mallow” or “tall mallow.” Pretty, bright, and typically some shade of purple, it’s long been used as an emollient.A very easily grown plant, succeeding in ordinary garden soil.Today, malva has found new pop..
One of the brightest blues available, and very easy to grow.Blue or flaxleaf pimpernel (Anagallis monelli) is a low-growing plant with blue flowers that bloom from July to October. The plant reaches 15 cm height with around 30 cm spread.It prefers full sun, at least eight hours a day, but can tolera..
Blue thimble flower is a pretty addition to a wildflower meadow, roadside verge, cottage and mixed gardens, cutting.When the meager wild grasses wither away on the dry, sunny soil in summer, the blue thimble flower is looking healthy and showing off its lavender-blue blossoms. A fast-growing annual ..
Lagurus is an interesting decoration for gardens.Suitable for bedding and borders, also used in dried flowers arrangements.If you’re looking for an ornamental edging plant for your annual flower beds, take a look at bunny tail grass. Bunny grass is an ornamental annual grass. It has spiky infloresce..
Some common names for this perennial include gas plant, burning bush, dittany, and fraxinella. They make an excellent choice for low-maintenance gardens because they are extremely long-lived perennials, that prefer to be left alone and undisturbed.Blooming in late-spring and summer, their showy whit..
"Goldari" is a modern F1 hybrid with a golden yellow flowers. Annual, up to 30 cm tall.Long blooming - from June to September.Nice in pots or the border, best with some shade during the hottest part of the day. Grow in moist but not wet soils. Advice: Then seedlings are 5 cm tall, pinch off the tops..
Clump-forming, Erect, Bright, showy double and semi-double 6-8 cm flowers on easy to grow well-branched, 30-35 cm tall plants.Figaro dahlias bloom from early summer until frost and are excellent in beds, borders or containers.A perennial in warm areas, it is often grown as a half hardy annual in tem..