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 Lamprocapnos spectabilis ‘White Gold’
Something different for the shade.
Sponsored Content Filipendula rubra
A show-stopping best-seller with cotton candy–pink plumes, queen of the prairie is a highlight in the summer prairie garden.
Sponsored Content Vernonia fasciculata
The flowers of Ironweed are like crimson torches in the late summer prairie.
Sponsored Content Rosa 'Setigura'
Climbing prairie rose has fragrant deep pink flowers 2 inches in diameter.
Sponsored Content Liatris ligulistylis
Known as the Monarch magnet, this liatris should be top-of-the-list as a Monarch nectar source for any medium-soil site.
Sponsored Content Dalea purpurea
This member of the legume family has it all: gorgeous purple flowers with golden flecks, and elegant foliage on multiple upright stems all combine to give it great garden form.
Sponsored Content Dodecatheon meadia
The delicate nodding blooms of white-to-pink petals seem to fly upward and away from the pointed red and yellow flower center, resembling a shooting star.