• Plant Guide

    ‘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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    Red-hot poker

    Kniphofia uvaria

    These tall spikes top off the perennial border with a burst of tropical-red racemes.

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    ‘Sun Mouse’ hosta

    Hosta ‘Sun Mouse’

    Hosta 'Sun Mouse' is a perfect gem to add to the miniature garden.

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    ‘White Gold’ bleeding heart

    Lamprocapnos spectabilis ‘White Gold’

    Something different for the shade.

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    ‘Carnaval de Nice’ tulip

    Tulipa ‘Carnaval de Nice’

    For later-blooming flowers with ornamental foliage, try Tulipa 'Carnaval de Nice'.

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    Tokyo wood fern

    Dryopteris tokyoensis

    Tokyo wood fern's ladderlike, upright fronds provide a strong vertical accent to its surroundings.

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    Broad-leaf sedge

    Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'

    This sedge's pearly, straplike leaves resemble striped ribbon waiting to be wrapped around a package.

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    Beautiful Pink Japanese Anemone

    Anemone  × hybrida 'Alice'

    This beautiful, pale pink, semi-double-flowered anemone reaches 2 to 3 feet high.

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    Hibiscus manihot

    Abelmoschus manihot

    A large ornamental okra with dinner-plate-sized, sulfur yellow flowers with dark eyes.

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    ‘Ruby Slippers’ oakleaf hydrangea

    Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Ruby Slippers’

    I’m one of those people who thinks a garden without a hydrangea would seem incomplete.