Moss Rose (Portulaca grandiflora). This low-growing succulent annual comes in pink, rose, yellow, orange, white, and a host of hues in between. Blooms close in midafternoon and on cloudy days. Very tolerant of heat. Reminds me of edible Purslane...
The flowers of 'Butterscotch Baby' are a delight. This plant has a low, tight, tidy rosette of thin green leaves and is very cold hardy and garden tested, surviving below zero winter temperatures. Add rich color to your garden with this late spring and summer bloomer. Suited for Zones 5b-9.
Common Name Decorative Border Dahlia Botanical Name Dahlia Plant Type/Life Cycle Annual Full Sun Color Purple Bloom Time Mid summer until frost Estimated Mature Height 20-24" tall Planting Season Spring, Summer Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Acidic Soil Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Suggested Uses Hummingbirds & Butterflies, Containers, Cut Flowers, Easy to Grow Additional Information Hardy in zones 8-10
Painted Daisy, Mixed Colors Unique daisies in vibrant colors. Colorful, single and semi-double white, pink, rose, red and crimson feathery-leafed daisies. Also known as pyrethrum daisy or Chrysanthemum coccineum. Flowers bloom in midsummer starting the second season after seed is sown. Lovely in both the garden and great for cutting.