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Plant of the Week — Serviceberry
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arborea Common names: Downy serviceberry, shadbush (so named because it blooms around the time of the running of the shad fish), Juneberry, common serviceberry, serviceberry Origin: Native to zones 4–8 in eastern North America Where it will grow: USDA zones 4–9 (find your zone); can grow in clay soils
arborea Common names: Downy serviceberry, shadbush (so named because it blooms around the time of the running of the shad fish), Juneberry, common serviceberry, serviceberry
arborea Common names: Downy serviceberry, shadbush (so named because it blooms around the time of the running of the shad fish), Juneberry, common serviceberry, serviceberry Origin: Native to zones 4–8 in eastern North America Where it will grow: USDA zones 4–9 (find your zone); can grow in clay soils
“Serviceberry” — megbert3919
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muscari) Commonly called liriope, this evergreen ground cover features dark green strappy leaves and grows well in zones 5 to 10. Similar in appearance to mondo grass, it has leaves that are just a bit wider and grows to a height of 1 foot to 1½ feet tall. It tolerates a wide range of soil conditions and
maple ... common plants here in the midwest.
muscari)Commonly called liriope, this evergreen ground cover features dark green strappy leaves and grows well in zones 5 to 10. Similar in appearance to mondo grass, it has leaves that are just a bit wider and grows to a height of 1 foot to 1½ feet tall. It tolerates a wide range of soil conditions and
“turf grass” — Stephanie Hoang
Skagit Gardens
Knautia ‘Thunder and Lightning’
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Lightning'Common name: Field scabiousUSDA zones: 4 to 7
Thunder and Lightning (Knautia macedonica) common name: Field scabious zone 4-7 water requirement: low full sun, attracts butterflies plant spring or
Common name Field Scabious Knautia macedonica Zones 4-7 full sun and low water 18 " tall and wide spring through fall
Lightning' Common name: Field scabious USDA zones: 4 to 7 (find your zone) Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 18 inches tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; drought tolerant; attracts butterflies; good cut flower Seasonal interest: Spring through fall When to
Lightning'Common name: Field scabiousUSDA zones: 4 to 7 (find your zone) Water requirement: LowLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 18 inches tall and wideBenefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; drought tolerant; attracts butterflies; good cut flowerSeasonal interest: Spring through fallWhen to plant:
“Thunder and light” — leenik
Northern Virginia Landscape Architecture and Construction
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‘Sango-kaku’ Com­mon name: Coral bark Ja­pa­nese maple
Botanical name: Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’ Common name: Coral bark Japanese maple Origin: Native to Asia Where it will grow: Hardy to -20 degrees Fahrenheit (USDA zones 5 to 8; find your zone) Water requirement: Medium Light
‘Sango-kaku’ Common name: Coral bark Japanese maple Origin: Native to Asia Where it will grow: Hardy to -20 degrees Fahrenheit (USDA zones 5 to 8; find your zone)
Common name: Coral bark Japanese maple Origin: Native to Asia Where it will grow:
8217; Common name: Coral bark Japanese maple
Botanical name: Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’ Common name: Coral bark Japanese maple Origin: Native to Asia Where it will grow: Hardy to -20 degrees Fahrenheit (USDA zones 5 to 8; find your zone) Water requirement: Medium Light requirement: Sun to partial
“Garden” — casabay
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Geranium 'Rozanne'
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'Rozanne' Common name: Rozanne cranesbill USDA zones: 4 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Average, although in my moisture-retentive soil, it can easily go a full week or more without watering. Light requirement: Full sun to partial sun Mature size: 1 foot to 1 1/4 feet tall and 3 feet wide Benefits:
Blue’. Common names: Hardy geranium, cranesbill Botanical name: Geranium USDA zones: 3 to 9 Water requirement: Regular Light requirement: Full sun to filtered shade Mature size: 1 foot to 2 feet Growing tips: True geraniums prefer cooler summers, filtered shade where it’s hot and well-draining soil.
'Rozanne'Common name: Rozanne cranesbillUSDA zones: 4 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Average, although in my moisture-retentive soil, it can easily go a full week or more without watering.Light requirement: Full sun to partial sunMature size: 1 foot to 1 1/4 feet tall and 3 feet wideBenefits:
“Geranium rozanne” — 1hadley
Tupelo (Nyssa sylvatica)
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Wikimedia Commons user Berean Hunter, licensed under Creative Commons
though it's common in wetlands, it works great in drought once it's settled in. (It also means you should site it carefully for the long term.) Did I mention it’s native to the eastern half of North America? Tupelo grows 30-50 feet high and 20-30 feet wide. Photo: Wikimedia Commons user Berean Hunter Tupelo
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though it's common in wetlands, it works great in drought once it's settled in. (It also means you should site it carefully for the long term.) Did I mention it’s native to the eastern half of North America? Tupelo grows 30-50 feet high and 20-30 feet wide.
“tupelo” — Stephanie Hoang
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Prairie Ridge Landscapes
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minor Common name: Common periwinkle, creeping vinca
Common periwinkle....vinca minor....creeping vinca. Try by pool equipment!
Vinca minorCommon name: Common periwinkle, creeping vincaUSDA zones: 4 to 9 (find your zone)
common periwinkle (could be good for the front area)
Common periwinkle grows quickly and covers large areas.
Periwinkle ground cover Botanical name: Vinca minor Common name: Common periwinkle, creeping vinca USDA zones: 4 to 9 (find your zone) Water requirement: Consistent moisture after first planting; doesn't need much after it's established
Common periwinkle ground cover, invasive but good for raised beds and between walkway & garage where confined. Is it evergreen?
Vinca minor Common name: Common periwinkle, creeping vinca
“periwinkle” — downundercdn
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Great Plant Combinations
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Gras'. Common Naames: Sneezeweed, Helen's Flower. Perinial, Full to partial Shade.
Botanical name: Helenium 'Mardi Gras' Common names: Sneezeweed, Helen's flower USDA zones: 3 to 9; hardy to -40 degrees Fahrenheit; find your zone Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full
Helenium spp Common names: Sneezeweed, Helen's flower USDA zones: 3 to 9 Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun or partial shade Mature size: 3 feet tall and wide When to plant: Spring or fall
Helenium spp Common names: Sneezeweed, Helen's flower USDA zones: 3 to 9 Water requirement: Low Light requirement: Full sun or partial shade Mature size: 3 feet tall and wide Mardi Gras sneezeweed is a total exhibitionist. I love it for its brazen colors, which scream, "Look at me!" Far from being a simple
“Mardi Gras sneezeweed-sun intensive areas” — Beth Hagen
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