1 to 3 feet
Plant Guide Gomphrena haageana ‘Strawberry Fields’
An upright, bushy annual with flowers (actually bracts) that resemble bright red strawberries with tiny yellow "seeds.
Plant Guide Kniphofia uvaria
These tall spikes top off the perennial border with a burst of tropical-red racemes.
Plant Guide Hemerocallis ‘Moses’ Fire’
This double-flowered daylily has robust red blooms edged in gold. It is a heavy bloomer and will rebloom in late summer.
Plant Guide Astilbe ‘Chocolate Shogun’
'Chocolate Shogun' astilbe features unique dark purple-brown foliage that creates long-lasting color in any partial sun to shade garden.
Plant Guide Distylium ‘PIIDIST-V’
This variety has shown greater cold tolerance than the species, so it might survive in Zone 6 with some protection.
Plant Guide Colocasia esculenta ‘Tropical Storm’
This striking new Colocasia features dark—almost black—foliage that develops a creamy white center as the season progresses. At about 2½ feet tall and wide, it is also more compact than…
Plant Guide Asclepias tuberosa
True to its name Butterflyweed attracts legions of butterflies and is an important host plant for the caterpillars of Monarch, Grey Hairstreak, and Queen butterflies.Information provided by Praire Nursery
Plant Guide Agapanthus praecox subsp. orientalis ‘Benfran’
Masses of blue flowers just above clusters of short, wide evergreen foliage. Rarely sets seedpods, resulting in a longer bloom period.
Plant Guide Hemerocallis ‘Persian Market’
Gorgeous deep rose pink blooms with a deeper rose halo. An All American Daylily Selection that makes a gorgeous show in summer.
Plant Guide Perovskia atriplicifolia ‘Lisslitt’
Hardy and heat tolerant with a sturdy, compact form that does not flop over. Lavender-blue floral sprays enhance the scented foliage.