Naturalizing

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    How-To

    Tips for Evolving a Naturalized Garden Quickly

    Adam Woodruff’s garden is undeniably beautiful, but it didn’t get that way by chance. What might take others decades to achieve, Adam accomplished in only a few years. A lot…

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    Design

    Naturalizing an Urban Garden

    Today we’re visiting Karyn Koski's garden in Toronto. I would really like to share my garden adventure. I'm a Canadian environmental leader in Toronto who embarked on a mission to…

  • Plant Guide

    Silver thyme

    Thymus  × citriodorus 'Argenteus'

    This plant is an elegant addition to an herb or ornamental garden.

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    ‘Sunset’ coneflower

    Echinacea ‘Sunset’

    This is one of the exceptional Big Sky™ series ( E.

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    Eastern foam flower

    Tiarella cordifolia

    This native North American species has pale green heart-shaped leaves which develop bronze highlights in the autumn.

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    Fountain grass

    Pennisetum alopecuroides

    This species produces 2- to 5-foot-tall mounds of narrow green foliage and bottle brush-like silvery-pink to purple flowers, both of which mature to shades of brown.

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    Plant Guide

    ‘Magnus’ purple coneflower

    Echinacea purpurea ‘Magnus’

    This native meadow derivative has vibrant, daisy-like flowers that bloom from midsummer into early autumn.

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    Moonrise™ full moon maple

    Acer shirasawanum 'Munn 001'

    This tree offers many reasons to get excited:bright red spring foliage, wonderful chartreuse summer color, a vigorous growth habit, and an increased sun tolerance.

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    Common Foxglove

    Digitalis purpurea 'Pam's Choice'

    This is a biennial or short-lived perennial, which may last longer and rebloom if deadheaded.

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    Boltonia asteroides

    Boltonia asteroides

    Boltonias are vigorous perennials grown for their sprays of aster-like flowers, which appear above clean, gray-green foliage.