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...
Lovely pale yellow to cream new Geum Gimlet from the Cocktail Series.

More Cocktail Geums

Happy hour that goes on for weeks - Cocktail Series Geums are addictive. Looking for a plant that sails through heat and survives 20 below zero temps? How 'bout a perennial that bugs don't eat, and deer and r...
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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A Ray of Sunshine

Petite and perky with a pleasant disposition... A perennial you'll welcome in any part of the yard. There's just something about Rudbeckia, or Black Eyed Susans as they are commonly known, that's so cheerful ...
Black Truffle Lobelia Emerging

Garden Drama Queen

Some perennials just pull out all the stops - Rich and delicious, they know how to steal the show. Okay, so you've seen dark-leaf red blooming cardinal flower plants before. So what makes new Lobelia cardinal...
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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...
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Refreshing Grace

Glorious color like heaven on earth. Repeat performance at your command. No garden is complete without a variety of Salvias, and new Salvia neromosa 'Ave Maria' is definitely worth considering. The bloomscape...
Symphoricarpos Magical Pride

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...
Wildflowers - Meadow Garden Ideas

Jardin Au Naturale

Take a walk on the wild side - Let your hair down garden ideas. Nothing is more natural, or sustainable, than a wildflower meadow. As gardens go, it's the road less traveled, but so unpretentious and relaxing...
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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...