previous
  • Using Containers as Elements of a Design
    Using Containers as Elements of a Design
  • Indoor Seed Starting Materials List
    Indoor Seed Starting Materials List
  • Plant Finder: Spring Plants
    Plant Finder: Spring Plants
  • How to Grow Mustard
    How to Grow Mustard
  • Building Better Borders
    Building Better Borders
  • Rex Begonias
    Rex Begonias
  • 20 Gardenworthy Self-Sowers
    20 Gardenworthy Self-Sowers
  • Get your FREE Everyday Roses download now!
    Get your FREE Everyday Roses download now!
  • Pick Plants for Fragrance
    Pick Plants for Fragrance
  • Black Plants Done Right
    Black Plants Done Right
  • Seed Starting in Speedling Trays
    Seed Starting in Speedling Trays
  • 10 Seed-Starting Tips
    10 Seed-Starting Tips
  • Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid
    Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid
  • Planting the Right Way
    Planting the Right Way
  • 10 Combinations for Shade
    10 Combinations for Shade
  • Homegrown / Homemade
    Homegrown / Homemade
  • NEW Video Series: There's a Better Way
    NEW Video Series: There's a Better Way
  • 3 Ways to Design with Containers
    3 Ways to Design with Containers
  • DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis
    DIY A-Frame Veggie Trellis
  • Rhodies to Treasure
    Rhodies to Treasure
  • Garden Design Basics
    Garden Design Basics
  • Go Green on the Patio
    Go Green on the Patio
  • Bold and Beautiful Zinnias
    Bold and Beautiful Zinnias
next

Browse Plants

Narrowed By:Light: Part Shade Only+ Moisture: Adaptable
Displaying 1 - 3 of 3 listings   Sort By: Sort
Colchicum speciosum Colchicum speciosum
(Autumn crocus, Meadow saffron)
Be the first to rate this plant
Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

This vigorous cormous perennial has semi-erect, lance-shaped leaves 7 to 10 inches long that emerge in spring, then go dormant in late May. In September, it bears 1 to 3 leafless, goblet-shaped, intense pink flowers with yellow anthers and often white throats.

Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight'
('Limelight' panicle hydrangea)
(3 user reviews)
Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

This variety of the popular panicle hydrangea boasts very large, lime green blooms in mid-summer that turn pink in fall. A deciduous shrub, it grows to 8 feet tall and 6 feet wide with large, mid-green leaves. The blooms make good cut and/or dried flowers, but can be left on the plant for winter interest.

no image available Solidago caesia
(Goldenrod, Wreath goldenrod, Blue-stemmed goldenrod)
Be the first to rate this plant
Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

In early autumn, this species produces elegant, wand-shaped flowerheads atop wiry stems with blue-green, linear leaves. It is found in open woods and along woodland edges, and prefers some shade. It responds well to rich soil, but can tolerate dry soil also. 


Displaying 1 - 3 of 3 listings   Sort By: Sort