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Kit
The Annabelles attract far fewer native pollinators than the native does. Include the native and oak leaf varieties to support our native insects.
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Curtis Adams

Kit, yes, Annabelles are noted for the large balls of mostly sterile flowers. In addition to wild type plants, which may be hard to find in a nursery, there are some cultivars that bear more fertile flowers. White Dome and Emerald Lace are two cultivars that bear more fertile flowers. Look for ones that have more of a lace-cap flower than a mophead type.

   
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Greg Becker

These need to be protected from deer. They eat mine to the ground when they can get to them.

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