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Candytuft: Hardy evergreen perennial ground cover for zones 3-9. - Just planted this by my front steps

Candytuft: A garden must-have! - Live Creatively Inspired

If asked to recommend one Spring flowering garden plant, I would answer with Candytuft, a pretty evergreen perennial! Here's why!

Cornflowers ~ Bachelor Buttons

Bachelor's buttons, cornflower, Centaurea cyanus, in a cultivated...

Bachelor's buttons, cornflower, Centaurea cyanus, in a cultivated field, Pacific Northwest, USA

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’), courtesy of www.PerennialResource.com

13 Low-Maintenance Perennials

Find out which low-maintenance perennials need little dividing to keep them thriving.

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Forget Me Not Seed

A sun and heat tolerant variety of Forget Me Not. Generous blue flowers grace sturdy stems that are perfect for bouquets. Also known as Chinese Forget Me Nots. They are also a great choice to fill out container gardens! Plant seeds inside about 8 weeks before last frost date. Cover lightly, keep moist and keep in the dark for germination. Transplant seedlings into cell packs or containers and move to the light. Can also be planted outside after frost in prepared bed. Starting inside is…

Premium Photographic Print: California Poppies, Antelope Valley, California, USA by Russ Bishop : 36x24in

Premium Photographic Print: California Poppies, Antelope Valley, California, USA by Russ Bishop : 36x24in

size: 36x24in Premium Photographic Print: California Poppies, Antelope Valley, California, USA by Russ Bishop :

Fix for Fall : Easy Annuals to Wake Up your Garden | The Garden Glove

Easy Fix for Fall : Flowers to Wake Up your Garden • The Garden Glove

If you need an easy fix for a boring fall garden, then plant these fall flowers and fall garden plants! Easy to grow, they will spice up the autumn garden!

Crimson clover is one of the best plants you can grow in a vegetable garden--why? Because crimson clover is a cover crop--a plant grown over the winter to help suppress weeds, prevent erosion and build healthier soil.  Crimson clover is an excellent cover crop because it helps fix nitrogen into the soil and its beautiful maroon flowers lure beneficial insects into the garden in spring

Crimson Clover, Legumes - Urban Farmer Seeds

The Crimson Clover is an attractive winter annual that can be planted fall or early spring and will protect and improve the soil.

larkspur 'sublime mix' delphinium consolida

Larkspur Mix, 100 Seeds - The Gardener's Workshop

Larkspur, Delphinium consolida - 100 seeds avg. The beautiful stately spikes of Larkspur can stand over 4 feet tall in the garden. Hummingbirds, bees, and other pollinators are frequent visitors to this flower. Planting Tips: A cool-season hardy annual that prefers full sun. Planting seeds directly in the garden is preferred. Cover seed; allow 14-28 days to germinate. Thin seedlings once 5" tall to 9" apart in the garden. Ht. 36"-48". Winter hardy in zone 6 and south.

Am planting Coreopsis tinctoria in my dye garden. It's an annual; 2-4’h & to 18 with smooth, stiff, branching stems; 1-2 pinnate finely cut green leaves with linear-lanceolate leaflets to 3” long mostly on lower half of plant; Solitary, daisy-like flowers 1-2” diam; 7-9 rays per head; reddish brown center disks. Each ray is toothed at the tip, yellow with spotted reddish-brown at the base; blooms late spring to fall; seeds resemble ticks

Coreopsis: Tickseed

Portland Nursery carries a full selection of coreopsis.

Baby Blue Eyes Seeds (same meadow flower from Cory’s yard)

Baby Blue Eyes Seeds

Baby Blue Eyes Seeds - Nemophila menziesii Baby Blue Eyes are hardy annual flower seeds native to California, but will also grow prolifically throughout the rest of the United States. An extremely colorful wildflower that is also rather easy to grow, Baby Blue Eyes remains one of our favorite all-purpose wildflowers!

Lupines (Lupinus spp.). are attractive and spiky, reaching 1 to 4 feet in height and adding color and texture to the back of a flower bed. The lupine plant grows from a long taproot and does not like to be moved. | eBay!

50 Mix Lupine Flower Seeds Lupinus Polyphyll Perennial Garden Bloon Wild Plant | eBay

Lupines (Lupinus spp.). are attractive and spiky, reaching 1 to 4 feet in height and adding color and texture to the back of a flower bed. The lupine plant grows from a long taproot and does not like to be moved.

Orange Siberian Wallflower Flower Seeds / Erysimum / Perennial 50+

Orange Siberian Wallflower Flower Seeds / Erysimum / Perennial 50+

50+ The Siberian Wallflower wildflower has vibrant orange flowers on plants that grow to 18 inches high. It has a lovely scent and is very attractive to butterflies. It can beautify an entire meadow with its brilliant orange, phlox-shaped flowers. Siberian Wallflower plants are not as hardy as their name would imply. In warmer climates it will act as a perennial coming back year after year. Wallflowers are used as a cut flower, in dried arrangements, potpourri, and as a fabric dye. Directly…

Lavender/White Bird's Eyes Gilia Flower Seeds / Annual 50+

Lavender/White Bird's Eyes Gilia Flower Seeds / Annual 75+

75+ If you like to attract hummingbirds to your garden, grow these Gilia Tricolor seeds. This wild flower is native to California, but can grow virtually anywhere in a sunny location. Commonly, it is called Bird's Eye, and it is often visited by bees and hummingbirds. The blooms are trumpet shaped, violet and white with a yellow throat, and they have a sweet scent similar to the scent of chocolate! Gilia Tricolor Bird's Eyes are extremely floriferous producing tons of lovely blooms that are…

Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sensation' mix. I'm planting some of these in my garden with Princess Anne and Pomponello roses, white Buddleia, Lamb's ears, Salvia Sky Blue and Armeria Bees Ruby.

Top 3 flowers to sow now - The English Garden

Tom Sharples of Sutton Seeds shares his favourite blooms to start off from seed in February Dahlia ‘Yankee Doddle Dandy’. Credit: Suttons Seeds. Cosmos bipinnatus ‘Sonata’ Antirrhinum majus ‘Madame Butterfly’. Credit: Suttons Seeds. Cosmos is sometimes seen as an old-fashioned flower, but has recently enjoyed a resurgence in popularity. This may be due to the …

Linum grandiflorum, Scarlet Flax

Linum grandiflorum, the Scarlet Flax

Linum grandiflorum or Scarlet Flax is originally native to North Africa and parts of Europe and Asia where it grows as a drought-tolerant annual.