Alstroemeria perrenial. Blooms all year in calif. easy to divide, pretty foliage, grows anywhere in anything. Love them! So many varieties too!
Easy Perrenial Flowers
Monkshood (aconitum) for my shade garden–it blooms in the fall and for a long time. It gets pretty tall and is striking. And poisonous:)
false indigo, baptisia is a native prairie plant . These tall, mounding perennials develop gorgeous spikes of pealike flowers in the spring, but the blue-green foliage is pretty enough to stand on its own. Because its naturally drought- and insect-resistant, baptisia will last for decades in your garden. Its relatively slow growing, so buy the largest plant you can find so you can enjoy flowers as soon as possible. Zone: 3-8
Add color and drama to your flower borders with Oriental lilies. These spectacular plants can grow 6 feet tall and produce bouquets of richly fragrant flowers from mid to late summer. Colors include pink, rose, white, pale orange, and cream. Many are also speckled and/or striped. Oriental lilies are easy to grow from bulbs planted in the spring or fall. Some of the taller varieties might require support in windy locations, so set stakes in the ground while the plants are young. The exquisite …
Nepeta faassenii (Catmint) Photo by Charles Mann The variety Six Hills Giant (to 3 ft.) is widely available, as are two shorter, white-flowered types: Snowflake (14 in.) and White Wonder (1 1/2 to 2 ft.). A darker blue form called Select Blue was introduced by High Country Gardens (800/925-9387).
Name: Perovskia atriplicifolia Size: To 5 feet tall and 3 feet wide Zones: 4-9 Plant it with: Palace Purple coralbells, or asters
BEE BALM – Easy to grow in full sun or part shade. Butterflies love them, too!
Turn to this roundup for a low-maintenance garden filled with flowers that grow best in the shade. These perennials are easy to care for, because they come back year after year, plus they can work in places in your yard that don’t receive a lot of sunlight.
Peach-leaf Bellflower, Telham Beauty – Garden Seeds, Perennial Flower Garden Seeds
Coreopsis- simply beautiful. Looking forward to spring so I can start planting lots of deer resistant perrenials!