Medium to Wet - Page 2 of 11

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    Angel’s trumpet

    Brugmansia suaveolens

    Few plants evoke tropicalia quite like the Brugmansias , with their voluminous tubular flowers that drip from imposing shrubs or small trees.

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    Red coreopsis

    Coreopsis rosea

    This plant bears a profusion of lavender-pink flowers with yellow centers from mid-summer to early autumn.

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    Yellow meadow rue

    Thalictrum flavum ssp. glaucum

    This classy specimen has beautifully textured, blue-gray foliage.

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    ‘Pink Spire’ summersweet

    Clethra alnifolia 'Pink Spire'

    Very fragrant, light pink bottlebrush flowers grace this native shrub in late summer and early fall, attracting butterflies and other insects and perfuming the garden for weeks.

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    Yunnan meadow rue

    Thalictrum delavayi

    From mid-summer to early autumn, this Thalictrum species has clusters of large, fluffy-looking flowers with lilac to white petals and pale yellow stamens atop wiry, purple-tinted stems and delicately textured foliage.

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    Rocky Mountain iris

    Iris missouriensis

    This variable, beardless iris with narrow leaves to 20 inches long bears 2 to 4 blooms on each branched stem, in summer.

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    Tickseed sunflower

    Bidens aristosa

    This fast-growing annual of the Midwestern wet meadows grows to 4 or 5 feet tall.

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    Chrysogonum virginianum var. australe

    From May to October, this perennial bears bright yellow, daisylike flowers on leafy stalks.

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    Celandine poppy

    Stylophorum diphyllum

    Celandine poppy is an eastern U.

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    ‘Ruby Spice’ summersweet

    Clethra alnifolia ‘Ruby Spice’

    This summersweet is a sport of C.