I Love Monarda didyma ‘Jacob Cline’ aka red bee balm

I Love Monarda didyma ‘Jacob Cline’ aka red bee balm

Name:  Monarda didyma ‘Jacob Cline’ aka Jacob Cline bee balm Type of Plant: Native perennial that was discovered in a Georgia garden. Why I Love This Plant: This is one of the most mildew resistant Monarda varieties. The tall stems are sturdy and the...
I Love Pearly Everlasting aka Anaphalis margaritacea  

I Love Pearly Everlasting aka Anaphalis margaritacea  

Name:   Pearly Everlasting aka Anaphalis margaritacea   Type of Plant:  A perennial native to north America with silvery foliage and long-lasting white flowers. This plant spreads stoloniferously, and does best in well-drained or even rocky soils. Thrives in full to...
I Love Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Golden Arrow’

I Love Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Golden Arrow’

Name: Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Golden Arrow’ Type of Plant:  Perennial hardy in zones 4-7, compact in height and about as tall as it is wide. (20” in my garden) Why I Love This Plant: As I often tell my design clients, you should plant for foliage color and texture...
July Perennial Garden Tweaks & Touchups

July Perennial Garden Tweaks & Touchups

If you’ve got mid-summer flowering perennials in your garden, chances are the flowerbed is looking pretty nice right now. The daylilies and Echinacea are in full bloom, and the cat mint (Nepeta) is still good enough. Yet at this point in the summer, I always get...
I Love Erigeron pulchellus ‘Meadow Muffin’

I Love Erigeron pulchellus ‘Meadow Muffin’

 Name:   Erigeron pulchellus ‘Meadow Muffin’ aka meadow muffin Robin’s plantain Type of Plant:  This is a perennial plant that has low, grounding hugging foliage and flower stems that are about a foot tall in May. Why I Love This Plant:  I love that this perennial has...
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