A Sensual Delight For Green Thumbs Everywhere!
July
Tiger Lilies in Bloom!

Tiger Lilies in Bloom!

Botanical Name: Lilium tigrinum Common Name: Tiger Lily Native Range: Unknown Sun Exposure: Sun; protect from hot afternoon sun Description: Multiple pendulant orange colored flowers spotted with black appear in mid-summer. Thrives best in full sun; provide protection from hot afternoon sun so flowers will last longer. Grows 3.5 to 4 feet tall and 2.5′ feet wide at maturity. Deadhead...
Purple Prairie Clover

Purple Prairie Clover

This native perennial can be slow to get a start but thrives in full sun and well-drained soil - tolerating average to dry soil. In midsummer, cylindrical purple flowers are produced above airy foliage comprised of many small leaflets.
Delphiniums

Delphiniums

Delphiniums produce large spikes composed of many smaller flowers ranging from white, pink, purple, blue and lavender in solids or with white or black bees. Their height is dependent on variety with the Pacific Giants reaching 7-8 feet!
Alpine Snow in Summer

Alpine Snow in Summer

Botanical Name: Cerastium alpinum ssp lanatum Common Name: Alpine Snow-In-Summer Native Region: US Native Sun Exposure: Full Sun Description: A fuzzy cushion of gray foliage produces a profusion of white blossoms from May to July. An excellent rock garden perennial requiring well-drained soil that withstands light traffic, thrives in the sun and is drought tolerant...
Corsican Violet

Corsican Violet

Botanical Name: Viola corsica Common Name: Corsican Violet Native Region: Corsica Height: 6″-8″ Description: A perennial viola that grows best in partial shade to full shade and produces violet-blue flowers beginning in early spring and throughout the growing season. They perform best in fertile, moist soil but can adapt to clay, gravelly soils and drought...

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