Purple Hearts (Tradescantia pallida 'Purple Heart') has a very fast sprawling growth rate and is great for flower beds and groundcover! I have this in my flower beds and it is so pretty, grows fast and roots easily!
Using Purple Flowering Plants – Tips For Planning A Purple Garden
Perhaps the hardest thing about planning a purple garden is limiting your choice of plant material. For plant options and tips on how to create a garden of purple, read this article.
70+ Purple Flowers For The Purple Lover In You
I must grow artichokes again, I loved it! My gorgeous artichoke plant. Who wants to eat them when you can let them flower like this?
Everyone Should Plant Angelonia
As a horticulturist, I often find myself recommending plants to people. I feel bad when I get asked for the impossible plants; something like an evergreen that flowers all year long, is hardy in Zone loves deep shade, and deer won’t eat it.
10 Low-Maintenance Perennials
10 low-maintenance perennials for the busy gardener! You can still have beautiful flower beds without spending a lot of time maintaining them. Look at this gorgeous lavender/purple/violet-colored perennial border!
My Top 3 Purple Flowering Plants for a Butterfly Garden
The top 3 purple plants for a butterfly garden - I love to grow plants in our flower beds, baskets and containers that attract butterflies!
10 Plants that Beat the Heat
Verbena "The numerous selections of this flower are some of the garden’s most colorful, useful, and easy-to-grow plants. They bloom in late spring, thrive in heat, and tolerate drought." One of Southern Living's Top 10 Plants to Beat the Summer Heat.
8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water
A member of the mint family, Russian sage produces tiny, purple flowers and silvery-green foliage from midsummer into fall, even in dry conditions.