Tag Archives: Perennial

Baptisia, False Indigo

Baptisia australis, False Indigo
Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.
The baptisia, or false indigo, has come into bloom and they're stopping people in their tracks! I have to admit, baptisia has been on my list of top ten favorite perennials … Continue Reading ››

Blooming Scilla Bulbs and Ajuga

Scilla, Siberian Squill
The blue floral carpet of Scilla, also known as Siberian Squill, is in full bloom right now. Its azure blue flowers are a hot topic at the nursery and online this week.  Everyone wonders what they are and where they came … Continue Reading ››

What’s Doing the Blooming? Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart

Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
The bleeding hearts are pouring their hearts out right now! Graceful, arching stems are strung with pink, white or red heart shaped flowers that appear as though they are dripping. I often hear people reminisce about the … Continue Reading ››