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ASSORTED PERENNIALS (H-O)

All Photos are courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Mobirise

HELENIUM

Sneezeweed

Mariachi Siesta
18-20"
Z3-9.

Compact, bushy and heavy-blooming, this gold-petaled and maroon cone flower dazzles in the late afternoon sun.

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HELIONOPSIS

Sunstruck
This new variety has a more compact habit and more flowers and deeper flower color.

Cream and green veining leaves contrast nicely with the yellow flowers.

14-16"

Zone 4

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HELIOPSIS

(False Sunflower)

Zones 3-9


Sunburst
30-36"
Variegate foliage is topped with 2.5" golden yellow flowers

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HEUCHERELLA

(Foamy Bells) Zone 3-7
Heucherella is a hybrid genus produced from a cross between Heuchera and Tiarella.

Blooms mid-spring.

Brass Lantern
Star-shaped leaves of gold to deep apricot.
Dense, petite clumps.

Falls Redstone
10" with a 3' spread of peachy, green leaves.

Solar Eclipse
Very showy with deep red, rounded leaves trimmed in lime green.
Nice in containers and gardens.

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KNIPHOFIA

(Tritoma, Red Hot Poker)

Zones 6-9

Fire Dance
Hardiest red hot poker, compact.
20"

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LAGERSTROEMIA

CRAPEMYRTLE

Cherry Mocha
Z6-9
A shrub-like plant with woody stems that gets up to 2 ½'.
Cherry flowers contrast with burgundy stems and dark foliage.

Sweet Macchiato
Upright, branched and bushy selection with dark blue-greenoliage and hot pin flower cluster with yellow stamens.

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LAMIUM

(Spotted Dead Nettle) Zones 3-8
Herbaceous ground cover or contrast plant which radiates color in darker shaded areas. Dormancy breaks early in spring and foliage lasts until late fall.
Not as invasive as other forms.
Semi-shade is best, but will do well in heavier shade.

maculatum Beacon Silver
4-8" spring
Silver-white leaves and green margin.
Lavender-pink flowers.

maculatum Pink Pewter
4-8" spring
Similar to 'White Nancy' but with clear pink flowers.

maculatum White Nancy
4-8" spring
White flowering form of 'Beacon Silver'.

Purple Dragon
4-5".
Large, deep-purple flowers bloom over, dense, silver foliage choking out weeds.

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LEUCANTHEMUM

(Shasta Daisy)
Zones 5-9

Alaska
3" Wide pure white blooms on long stems perfect for cutting.
24-36"

Luna
Creamy yellow pom-pom-like blooms.

Sante
This impressive hardy variety bears double, pure white flowers on sturdy stems.
Frilly, thin petals.
18-24"x24".

Snow Cap
A profusion of white, long lasting flowers on neat mounded plants.
14-18"x18".
Z4.

Snow Lady
Dwarf plant produces an abundance of bright white flowers.
10-12"

White Breeze
Zones 3-8.
12x12".
Dwarf plant with many are, bright white blooms on strong stems.
Adapts to a wide range of climates.

Whoops-a-Daisy
Compact, uniform habit with better flower coverage and fuller blossoms.
15"

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LEWISIA

Zones 6-8
Lewisias need excellent drainage.
Excellent for rock gardens.

Elise
Mix of pink, rose salmon, yellow, orange and soft purple, some bi-colored.
6-8".
Good for slopes.

New variety with bright pink, white-edged blossoms and orange centers.
Z6-9

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LIATRIS

Gayfeather, Blazing Star) Zones 3-9

Stately wand-like flowers makes a strong vertical accent.

spicata Kobold
24" early summer
Compact plant.
Rose-lavender flowers.
Earliest to bloom in the Liatris family.

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LIGULARIA

(Ragwort, Senecio) Zones 4-9
The genus is characterized by handsome foliage.
They prefer moist but not wet locations in humus-enriched soil.

Britt Marie Crawford
Broad, glossy, chocolate-purple leaves with daisy-like golden orange blooms.
3-4'.

King Kong
Zones 4-9
3-4'.
16" leaves are a glossy black-purple(greener in full shade).
Golden orange, daisy-like flowers. Morning sun only.

Midnight Lady
Large clump of broad, bronze, serrated leaves topped with orange, daisy-like blooms.
35-40"

Bottle Rocket
28-34"
More compact with excellent, proportional dense clumps of thick, serrated green leaves with mustard yellow spikes.
Foliage holds up well in heat.

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LOBELIA

(Cardinal Flower) Zones 5-9
An excellent border plant for moist locations.
Dense flower spikes in late summer.
A real hummingbird magnet.
Afternoon shade is best.

cardinalis
30" late summer
Zones 2-9.
Brilliant red flowers.

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LONICERA

Honeysuckle (Sun/Part Shade)

Dropmore Scarlet
Up to 12 inches, zones 4-9.

Scarlet red trumpets on on bluish green foliage.

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LUPINIUS

(Lupine)

Gallery Blue
Compact plants with spires of blue flowers over a dense mound of bright green leaves.
Zone 4.
20".

Gallery Red

Gallery Yellow

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LYSIMACHIA

(Variegated Yellow Loosestrife) Zones 4-8

Golden Alexander
Stable variegated foliage and more compact, this sport of 'Alexander' has yellow blossoms along the stems in June and July.
Likes moist, well-drained soil. 24x24".

Nummularia Aurea
This fast growing groundcover has small yellow flowers and round green leaves.
Beautiful in hanging baskets. 10x7".

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MALVA

(Hollyhock Mallow) Zones 4-8

sylvestris Zebrina
36" early summer
Zone 3.

This tough perennial is heat and drought tolerant.
Looks like a small hollyhock with its 2 inch bowl shaped pale pink flowers striped with raspberry-red veins.
The flowers look like pinwheels all summer giving a colorful performance from early summer to frost.
Sometimes short-lived, but self-sows freely.

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MONARDA

(Bee Balm, Bergamot, Oswego Tea)
Zones 4-9
Aromatic mint-like foliage.
Flowers borne on whorls.
Good border plant that naturalizes readily.

Balmy Purple
Zones 4-9.
10-12'.
Rich purple-red flowers bloom early on compact plants with good mildew resistance.

Balmy Rose
10-12".
Upright plant with bold color and profuse blooms spring to summer.
Best mildew protection.

Cherry Pops

Grape Gumball
These 3 varieties are part of the "Sugar Buzz".
All are vigorous, 20-24".

Lilac Lollipop
Mildew resistant with dark green foliage.
Z4-9.

Pardon My Cerise
Zones 4-9.
14-18".
This petite selection grows vigorously to form a compact clump of aromatic, deep green foliage and dark cherry pink 3" flowers.

Pardon My Purple
Petite at 10-12".
Vigorous, bushy with 2-3" fuchsia flowers on deep green glossy foliage.
Mildew resistant.

Pink Lace
Dense, rounded clump of brt. green foliage with pink flowers.
Long bloom time.
16".

Sugar Buzz Blue Moon
This easy to grow, vigorous bee balm will fill a container but not take over the garden. Lavendar-blue flowers with and purple bracts.
20".
Zones 4-9.

Sugar Buzz Rockin'
14-18".
Raspberry sparkly folwers rise above dark foliage.

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NEPETA

Catmint, Catnip Zones 3-8
Use in borders or as billowy edging for paths.

Cat's Meow
Tidy, dense, rounded shape all season.
Aromatic with sky blue flowers. Long bloom time.
17-20"

Limelight
Zones 5-9
8x32".
Lime green foliage sprinkled with blue flowers all summer.
Very low habit.

Little Trudy
Zones 4-9
 12x18"
Short and compact with silvery green foliage and purple flowers that bloom all season.

Purrsian Blue
Dense mound of green, aromatic foliage with periwinkle blue flowers.
Long bloom time.
14-18".

Walkers Low
10-14 inches
Zones 4-7.
Blue purple flowers appear from May to late fall.

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OENOTHERA

(Evening Primrose, Sundrop) Zones 3-8

Lemon Drop
Long lasting 2" lemon yellow blossom are drought tolerant, deer resistant, and bloom all season.
8-12"

Missouiensis
Canary yellow,
3" blooms that have 2-3" seedpods great for drying for floral arrangements.
9-12".

Web site last updated
December 9, 2017