Foxglove - An old-fashioned favorite, foxglove features tall spikes of bell-shaped flowers. Not only is it elegant, but foxglove is extremely hardy and easy to grow. Foxglove is also known for its resistance to pests and diseases. So if you want to increase your garden’s pest resistance, try planting foxglove along the borders.

Foxglove - An old-fashioned favorite, foxglove features tall spikes of bell-shaped flowers. Not only is it elegant, but foxglove is extremely hardy and easy to grow. Foxglove is also known for its resistance to pests and diseases. So if you want to increase your garden’s pest resistance, try planting foxglove along the borders.

Bloom time charts for fall-planted bulbs, spring-planted bulbs and perennials. Very handy!

Bloom time charts for fall-planted bulbs, spring-planted bulbs and perennials. Very handy!

Hyacinth is the common name for about 30 perennial flowering plants. These spring blooming bulbs come in a wide variety of bloom colors. They grow in sun to light shade and are often planted with daffodils and tulips in the spring garden. Zones 4-9

Hyacinth is the common name for about 30 perennial flowering plants. These spring blooming bulbs come in a wide variety of bloom colors. They grow in sun to light shade and are often planted with daffodils and tulips in the spring garden. Zones 4-9

What has to be considered in planning these displays?      Timing: bloom time (early, mid and late).  Color: Bright colors with dark, hot colors with cool, echo colors.  Size: Arrange heights for best advantage at bloom time.

What has to be considered in planning these displays? Timing: bloom time (early, mid and late). Color: Bright colors with dark, hot colors with cool, echo colors. Size: Arrange heights for best advantage at bloom time.

Mixed varieties of alliums. http://www.vanmeuwen.com/flowers/flower-bulbs/alliums/allium-cottage-garden-collection/25698VM

Mixed varieties of alliums. http://www.vanmeuwen.com/flowers/flower-bulbs/alliums/allium-cottage-garden-collection/25698VM

Pinterest
Search