AGASTACHE (Anise Hyssop)

Mid-late summer, blue violet flower, fragrant, 36” tall, fragrant-attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

ALCEA (Hollyhock)


         Nigra                                         Single chocolate-red flower

         Powderpuffs                              Double flower mixture

         Chater’s Double                      Double flower mixture

                                                            Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies


Spacing 12” apart, 6’ tall, yellow star-shaped

ANEMONE (Pasque Flower)

ANEMONE (Pasque Flower)      Space 10-12”, Sept.-Mid-Nov. 8-10”                                       

         Pulsatilla Rubra                      Violet,purple,red – spring

         Aeupenensis                             Pink, white - fall


Narrowleaf Blue Star 36”, blue flowers in spring, light shade, moist, gold fall color, attracts butterflies


ASTER                                               Space 15 – 18”, Aug. – Oct.                                                     X  

         New York Aster                        12 – 15”, Deep crimson red

         Purple Dome                            18”, deep purple, heavy bloom

         Rose Serenade                         12”, soft rose florets

         Woods Pink                              Clear pink

         Lady in Black                           36” black purple foliage, white flowers

ARTEMESIA: (Silver Mound)

Schmidtina (wormwood)         Space 12 – 15”, 8-10” – silvery foliage, deer resistant, fragrant

ARTEMESIA: (Silver Mound)

Schmidtina (wormwood) Space 12 – 15”, 8-10” – silvery foliage, deer resistant, fragrant

AQUILEGIA (Columbine)

AQUILEGIA (Columbine)                 Attracts hummingbirds                                                                    

         Dragonfly                                  18” bloom, mixture rose, blue yellow, white, pink, crimson

         Mckanna Giant Hybrids         Space 15-18”, 8-10’ tall, bloom May-June,

                                                            very compact, mixed colors

         Music (hybrid mixed)              15-18”, flowers large, full range of color,

                                                            blooms spring-early summer

         Grandmother’s Garden          24-34”, antique form rose flowers

         Salmon Rose                            Double, 18”

ASTILBE: (False Spirea)

ASTILBE:  (False Spirea)                 Space 15 – 18” – likes moisture                                             

         Bronze Elegance                      Deep pink-bronze foliage, 18”, late

         Bumwalda                                 White to light pink, crinkled foliage, 10-14”, mid

         Gloria Purpurea                      Lavender, 24-30”, mid

         Hennie Graffland                    Pink with bronze foliage, 10-12”, mid

         Hyancinth                                 Dark lavender, 24-30”, early to mid

         Montgomery                             Red, 24-30”, early

         Vision                                        Lavender-purple, 12-16”, late

         Snowdrift                                  White, 24”, early

         Fanal                                         Red, 20”

         Maggie Daly                             Red foliage – reddish purple flower, 18”                                  



         Asteroides Nana                       Starflowers 18-24”, pinkish lilac flowers, late summer,            

                                                            More heat tolerant than Asters.


BERGENIA                             Attractive cabbage-like foliage.  Makes decorative

                                                            ground cover. April-May                                                         

         Perfect                                       12-15”, large purplish-burgundy leaves

                                                            Lilac-red flowers, excellent fall and winter foliage

         Winter Glow                            Red flowers, reblooming, excellent fall foliage

CAMPANULA (Bellflower)

CAMPANULA (Bellflower)                                                                                                       

         Superba                                     20” large clusters of rich violet, June-July

         Joan Elliott                               15-18” clusters of deep violet-blue, May-June

BUDDLEIA (Butterfly Bush)

BUDDLEIA (Butterfly Bush)                                                                                                 

         Black Night                              Dark purple flowers, July-frost

         Harlequin                                 Spacing 5-6’, fragrant pink flower, attracts butterflies,

                                                            July-frost, 4-5’, prune early spring

         Nanho Blue                              Lavender blue, silvery foliage

         Nanho Purple                           Purple, silvery foliage

         Royal Red                                 Purple red, fragrant

         Pink Delight                             Pink flowers, 5-7’, late summer

         Attraction                                 Variegated foliage, pink

         Potters Purple                          Fragrant, deep purple

BRUNNERA (Alkanet)

BRUNNERA (Alkanet)  

         Macrophylla                             Space 12”, May-June, 12”, Blue                                              

         Langtree                                   Space 12”, silver variegated leaves, blue flowers, April-June                                               

         Variegata –Jack Frost             Leaves boldly variegated with creamy white, 1 gallon                        

         Hadspen Cream                       Creamy yellow margins, blue flowers

         Looking Glass                          Solid silver, blue flowers, green veins                                       



         Sheffield                                        Daisy-like salmon pink flowers, Sept.-Oct.

         Shasta Daisy – Alaska             Large single white, June-July, 20”

         Snowcap                                         12-15”, pure white, single flower

CHELONE (Pink Turtlehead)

CHELONE (Pink Turtlehead)          36” late summer dark green foliage, clusters of pink flowers, needs moisture

CENTRANTHUS (Jupiter’s Beard)

CENTRANTHUS (Jupiter’s Beard)  24 – 36” summer long flowering                                             

         Ruber     Carmine-red rose

COREOPSIS (Golden Daisy-Like Flower)

COREOPSIS (Golden Daisy-Like Flower)-attracts butterflies, deer resistant                  

         Rosea                                         8-10”, spreading thread-leaf form, rose-pink ¾”

                                                            flowers, summer blooming

         Tequila Sunrise                       14-16” olive green leaf, variegated with cream and

                                                            yellow, yellow-orange flowers, early summer

         Verticillata Moonbeam           18” creamy yellow flowers, summer blooming


CORYDALIS                                      9-12”, spring, foliage delicate fern-like, bright yellow flowers 

         China Blue                               12”, blue flowers                                                                     

         Sempervirens                           16”, pink, blooms all summer                                                  

CONVALLARIA (Lily of Valley)

CONVALLARIA (Lily of Valley)  

Majalis                 Spacing 8-12”, May-June, 6-8”, fragrant white


DENDRANTHEMA                                                                                           X

(Hardy Garden Mum)                       Deep gold daisy-like flowers                                                    

                                                            Pink and rose-red


DELPHINIUM            Blue butterfly, deep blue, 14”, June      


DELOSPERMA (Ice Plant)           Pink flowers all summer, succulent foliage       


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