Russian Princess Lobelia - Monrovia - Russian Princess Lobelia
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The One Native Perennial Everyone Should Plant
Looking for a fuss-free perennial that's attractive, dependable, deer-resistant, multiseasonal and extremely long-lived? Meet baptisia-a prairie native whose beautiful spires are reminiscent of the beloved lupine, minus the maintenance.
Another Example of a Beautiful Shade Garden
another example of a beautiful shade garden, flowers, gardening, outdoor living, Plant Combination Brunnera Jack Frost left with Heuchera Silver Scroll in the foreground and Hosta Fire and Ice in the upper right
Wild beauties for the back yard -- Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine -- June 2001
A few native orchids are easy to grow in your garden, but most take coaxing, patience and a spirit of experimentation. By I.E. Sadowski. June 2001 Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine.
Lungwort Is a Classic Garden Perennial Prized for Its Spring Blooms
Lungwort is a classic garden perennial prized for its early spring blooms. These beautiful plants work wonders in shade gardens because of their multicolor, long-lasting blooms, and their silver-pattern foliage. What’s not to love?
"Dwarf" Artic willow
Salix purpurea 'Nana' Did any of you fall for the lovely dwarf arctic willow, and plant it in your residential lot? This has got to be one of the most mis-labeled shrubs on the market today. I've seen growers labels that indicate it stays as small as 4' x 4'. Even large, reputable nurseries have this listed at this size. Well, as you know if you planted this in a tight spot, it is anything but dwarf. I've seen it get to 10' tall by 12 ' wide here in our area, before the overwhelmed…
Favourite Acid Loving Plants: Trees and Shrubs
These acid loving plants include trees and shrubs with a range of form and foliage types. They will enhance your garden by creating interest and variety throughout the seasons.