Gorgeous royal blue blooms are huge on Veronica x 'Spike' from Intrinsic Introductions.

Incredible Blue Blooms

A new superstar arrives in Veronica-ville, Meet drop-dead gorgeous blues artist, Spike. Don't you just love the blues? Not those pinky-purple blossoms that most claim to be 'blue'. I'm talking blue delph kind...
Rich color from an updated classic, Weigela Magical Robin has much to offer your garden and landscaping.

A Classic Reinvented

Unlike bloomers your Gramma loved... Magical Robin is an heirloom for the 21st century. Weigela is an old-fashioned shrub, but it's still beautiful in bloom. The problem with the heirloom varieties is a) they...
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Looks Can Be Decieving

Never judge a book or a bush by it's cover... You'll miss out on some great stories and blooms. Breathtakingly beautiful hydrangeas can be so frustrating. They don't like climate change, at least not where bl...
Gorgeous New Countess of Wessex Clematis

Simply Stunning

Beauty that impressed a princess. Selected by Kate Middleton to bear her name. Who wouldn't want a bloom this gorgeous named after them? Still, it only exciting to us shoppers when the namesake is royalty or ...
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Yards of Rose Pink Pearls

Looking for a little late summer romance? A yard fling in pink that carries you into fall. While these well-mannered little shrubs bloom in late spring, the beauty you're after arrives at the other end of the...
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The Best Garden Design

Garden planning can be so confusing. The task can be kind of scary when you're not familiar with a lot of different perennials and flowering shrubs. Relax. Garden design is a lot easier than you think it is. ...
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Rich Red Pinks

Rich in layers of petals. Rich in color, but definitely not pink. A good red in Dianthus is a flower that is few and far between. Black Cherry Wild Dianthus definitely caught my attention, and I'm very discer...
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Aloha

No need to travel to the islands... Plant a blue wave anywhere. Tired of washed out, and supposedly blue shrub and tree hibiscus? I know I am. Blue Chiffon is not blue, it's pale purple until the flowers shri...
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Star Light, Star White

First garden star I see in July? Hydrangea paniculata 'Great Star' Beautiful and lacy, which is what we expect from modern panicle-type hydrangeas, and Great Star is extremely yummy with it's incredibly huge ...
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Way Too Cool

Removing the boring from 'low-maintenance bushes'? Yep! It's finally happened. Spireas are workhorse shrubs. Cold hardy. Heat and drought tolerant. Colorful while in bloom, and the rest of the time? They're l...