Check out these Low Maintenance Ground Cover Plants! They are resistant, tolerant, and trample resistant.
They all tolerate shade. Clockwise from top left: Karen Azalea, Ostrich Fern, Hostas, Green Velvet Boxw…
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Verbena bonariensis: Why this perennial is a garden must-have
Pet Scribbles: Verbena bonariensis: Why this perennial is a garde.
One of the toughest plants, it offers fragrant silvery foliage and plumes of violet-purple blooms. Not only is it heat and drought resistant, but deer, rabbits, and most other pests steer clear of it.
Perennials: Maiden Grass Zones: 5 to 9 Expert says: "This grass forms a light, airy four-foot-tall mound and grows really well in otherwise tough and dry sites.
There's little wonder why old-fashioned bleeding heart (Dicentra spectabilis) is a favorite of plants that grow in shade. In late spring and early summer, it produces pink or white heart-shaped flowers that hang from elegant, arching stems. This top-notch shade plant is hardy in Zones 3-9 and grows up to 4 feet tall. Test Garden Tip: By midsummer, old-fashioned bleeding heart usually goes dormant and loses its foliage. Plant it with astilbe or hosta so you don't end up with a bare spot in…
Best flowers for all-summer color! LOTS of blooms, great for cutting, easy to start!
My favorite flowers for a cutting garden! Easy to start blooms all season long great for cutting and filling your garden with color! Dahlia zinnia sunflower daisy and other hardy low-maintenance plants with LOTS of flowers.