Late Summer

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    ‘Strawberry Fields’ gomphrena

    Gomphrena haageana ‘Strawberry Fields’

    An upright, bushy annual with flowers (actually bracts) that resemble bright red strawberries with tiny yellow "seeds.

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    Lacey Blue Russian sage

    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.

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    ‘Peach Drift’ Rose

    Rosa 'Meiggili'

    The Peach Drift® Rose is one of the most floriferous dwarf shrubs available. Soft peach blooms cover the plant from mid-spring to the first hard freeze of late Fall. Peach…

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    Sedum ‘Postman’s Pride’

    Sedum 'Postman's Pride'

    'Postman's Pride' sedum is a wonderful dark-foliaged plant for sunny, dry locations.

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    Lavandula angustifolia ‘Violet Intrigue’

    Lavandula angustifolia 'Violet Intrigue'

    'Violet Intrigue' exhibits the typical handsome gray foliage of good lavenders, but its form and flowers are particularly noteworthy.

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    Lesser calamint

    Calamintha nepeta

    Lesser calamint produces fine, upright stems which are covered with small, shiny, dark green leaves, forming a little bush from 12 to 18 inches tall, and twice as wide.

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    ‘Terracotta’ yarrow

    Achillea millefolium 'Terracotta'

    Flat-topped corymbs of small, daisy-like flowers in colors of salmon-peach to yellow-orange are borne simultaneously on one plant up to 2 feet tall and wide.

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    Germander sage

    Salvia chamaedryoides

    This choice species boasts narrow, downy sage-green leaves and true sky-blue blossoms from summer to fall.

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    Ground morning glory

    Convolvulus mauritanicus

    Ground morning glory is a trailing low grower with a profusion of funnel-shaped lavender flowers from summer to early autumn.

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    Grass lily

    Anthericum saundersiae

    This plant's foot-tall clumps produce white lily-like flowers on thin, arching stems.