Sun Perennials

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Perennials are plants that come back year after year. Here are perennials that like full sun to part shade conditions (at least 6 hours of light).

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Early Sunrise Coreopsis - Also known as Tickseed. Plants form a low mound of leathery green leaves, bearing many upright stems of large golden-yellow semi-double daisy flowers for many weeks, starting in early summer. Removing faded flowers regularly will encourage blooming to continue into the fall. This is a medium-sized selection that will not get overly tall or floppy.

Plant Profile for Coreopsis grandiflora ‘Early Sunrise’ - Coreopsis Perennial

Also known as Tickseed. Plants form a low mound of leathery green leaves, bearing many upright stems of large golden-yellow semi-double daisy flowers for many weeks, starting in early summer. Removing faded flowers...

Golden Variegated Comfrey - This spectacular specimen plant is a variegated selection of the herb Comfrey. Plants form a large mound of hairy leaves, dark green in colour with a striking creamy-golden edge. Clusters of flowers appear in early summer, in a combination of soft pink and blue.

Plant Profile for Symphytum × uplandicum ‘Axminster Gold’ - Golden-variegated Comfrey Perennial

This spectacular specimen plant is a variegated selection of the herb Comfrey. Plants form a large mound of hairy leaves, dark green in colour with a striking creamy-golden edge. Clusters of flowers appear in early su...

Jack Frost Brunnera - A superb introduction, forming a clump of heart-shaped silver leaves, delicately veined with mint green. Sprays of bright blue Forget-me-not flowers appear in mid to late spring. This is a choice collector’s plant, but an easy-to-grow perennial that performs well in all but the driest of shady conditions. Excellent for the woodland garden.

Plant Profile for Brunnera macrophylla ‘Jack Frost’ - Siberian Bugloss Perennial

A superb introduction, forming a clump of heart-shaped silver leaves, delicately veined with mint green. Sprays of bright blue Forget-me-not flowers appear in mid to late spring. This is a choice collector’s ...

Old Fashined Bleeding heart (Dicentra Spectabilis) - One of the most popular of old-fashioned garden plants, Bleeding hearts burst into flower in late spring. Plants form a bushy, upright mound of light green foliage, with a somewhat ferny appearance. Dangling bright-pink locket flowers are held on arching stems and these are excellent for cutting.

Plant Profile for Dicentra spectabilis - Old-fashioned Bleedingheart Perennial

One of the most popular of old-fashioned garden plants, Bleedinghearts burst into flower in late spring. Plants form a bushy, upright mound of light green foliage, with a somewhat ferny appearance. Dangling bright-...

Red Yucca - Tall spikes hold deep rose-pink flowers almost year-round; effective plant for rock garden, landscape accent, or in containers. An evergreen perennial, best used with other desert-like plants. Evergreen

Red Yucca - Monrovia - Red Yucca

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Sapphire Skies Beaked Blue Yucca (Soapweed) - Striking baby blue stiff leaves are shorter than the species and form a dense crown atop an elegant single trunk. Use as a bold architectural element in containers or low water borders. White flowers appear on a spike. Evergreen.

Sapphire Skies Beaked Blue Yucca - Monrovia - Sapphire Skies Beaked Blue Yucca

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Ivory Tower Yucca (Soapweed) - Sword-like leaves are topped by tall spikes of ivory white blooms. Forms dramatic clumps with age. Use to create contrasting textures as a garden accent or container specimen. Good firescaping plant. Evergreen

Ivory Tower Yucca - Monrovia - Ivory Tower Yucca

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Golden Sword Yucca (Soapweed) - Boldly striped sword-like leaves topped by tall spikes of fragrant, ivory white blooms. Forms dramatic clumps with age. Use to create contrasting textures as a garden accent or container plant. Evergreen

Golden Sword Yucca - Monrovia - Golden Sword Yucca

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Color Guard Yucca (soapweed) - Tough as nails, yuccas are the ideal plant for a no-maintenance garden. Their sword-like foliage radiates upward from a central crown, remaining upright all year round except in the heaviest snows. It combines nicely with all kinds of mounded foliage plants. 'Color Guard' bears bright creamy-yellow leaves with green edges. During the cooler months of fall and winter, the light leaf centers take on rose overtones. Evergreen

Perennial Results: Plant View - Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'

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Saucy Seduction Yarrow - This intensely colored selection produces a bouquet of flowers that open intense fuchsia pink, then lighten to medium pink.  New flowers are produced all summer long, providing an array of cheerful pink color over an extended period of bloom.

Perennial Results: Plant View - Achillea millefolium 'Saucy Seduction' PP20782

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Red Velvet Yarrow - Rich, velvety red flowers are the most fade resistant to date. Tall stalks hold the flat clusters above the ferny gray-green foliage. Easy to grow, drought tolerant and attractive to butterflies. Herbaceous.

Red Velvet Yarrow - Monrovia - Red Velvet Yarrow

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Paprika Yarrow - Finely textured, fern-like gray-green foliage create a soft background for the tall heads of bright-red flowers. A proven performer in hot, dry situations with poor soil. Flower heads can be dried.

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Moonshine Yarrow - Still one of the most popular garden plants today, A. 'Moonshine' is valuable in the landscape because it combines well with almost everything. It is a terrific foil for many other colors including purple, blue, and pink. Its flat-topped, canary yellow flower clusters and bright silver foliage light up the garden.

Perennial Results: Plant View - Achillea 'Moonshine'

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Royal Candles Veronica ( Royal Candles Speedwell) - This lovely, upright and compact, clump-forming selection produces a profusion of dense, violet-blue flower spikes throughout the growing season. An easy-to-grow perennial that adds a deep, vivbant accent. A great choice for decorative containers, low borders or mass plantings.

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