Today we’re visiting Ruth Ann Mummey’s garden. We moved to our farm, located outside the village of Sergeantsville, New Jersey, in 1995. We named it Bellsflower because we could hear…
Plant Guide Vitex agnus-castus
This small tree boasts an upright, spreading form and finely dissected gray-green foliage.
Plant Guide Syringa pubescens ssp. microphylla 'Superba'
This fragrant cultivar bears single rose-pink flowers in midseason, which often rebloom in late summer or autumn.
Plant Guide Syringa × hyacinthiflora 'Mount Baker'
This early flowering hybrid produces fragrant, single white flowers.
Plant Guide Sophora secundiflora
This flowering evergreen tree has pinnate leaves 4 to 6 inches long.
Plant Guide Syringa × chinensis 'Lilac Sunday'
This fragrant hybrid ( S.
Plant Guide Cotinus coggygria ‘Velvet Cloak'
This shrub or small tree has stunning deep purple foliage that turns orange-red in autumn.
Plant Guide Psoralea pinnata
This short-lived shrub or small tree with feathery foliage is blanketed in late spring with fragrant, pea-shaped violet blooms with white wings.
Plant Guide Syringa vulgaris ‘Henri Robert’
This cultivar has double bluish-purple flowers that open from violet buds in midseason.
Plant Guide Chaenomeles × superba ‘Texas Scarlet’
One look at ‘Texas Scarlet’ flowering quince in bloom and most gardeners are instantly sold.