Category Archives: Summer Blooming

Allium ‘Millenium’, 2018 Perennial Plant of the Year!

Perennial Plant of the Year, Allium 'Millenium'. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc
The Perennial Plant Association's, 2018 Perennial Plant of the Year (POY) is none other than Allium 'Millenium'. This fantastic, low maintenance, hardy perennial provides interest year round! And if you haven't … Continue Reading ››

Echinacea, Coneflower

Echinacea Pixie Meadowbrite™ 18-20" Tall x 24" Wide
When I talk about Coneflower or Echinacea, you might envision a dark, cone-centered flower with purple pink petals.  This hardy, North American native is popular planted en masse in a variety of settings.  Continue Reading ››

Stargazing with Oriental Lilies

Oriental Lily, Lilium 'Hotline'
This time each summer, our midnight sky is streaked with the illuminant beauty of the Perseid meteor shower. Coincidentally, the aptly named Stargazer Lily also reaches its peak. Its large, extremely fragrant, fuchsia pink and white flowers come into … Continue Reading ››