Feature Plant: Salvia 'May Night'
Salvia nemerosa 'May Night' Perennial sages are a beautiful addition to any summer garden and come in a variety of cultivars ranging from 18-24 inches to 2-3 feet in height. One of my all-time favorites for long bloom time and vibrant color is Salvia nemerosa 'May Night'. This lovely perennial is drought tolerant, deer resistant and is attractive to both butterflies and hummingbirds. It was also voted as Perennial Plant of the Year in 1997! Salvia 'May Night' Salvia…
Red October | Indiana Gardening eNewsletter
When a customer at our Zone 5 nursery asks, “Does it bloom all year,” I smile and answer, “no, not in January or February.” We all want color in our gardens 24/7 all year. While we can’t get that in the North, we can get red in our gardens long into October. The red in plants comes from the pigment anthocyanin. Anthocyanin makes red in fruits such as raspberries, cherries, apples, crabapples and more. So parts of some plants are red without regard to the season. Others flame only in fall…
Pink Velour Crape Myrtle Tree
Knock-Your-Socks-Off Pink Blooms on a Smaller Tree Months of bright, hot pink flowers that glow against striking purple-tinted foliage! This small tree blooms copiously from midsummer to frost, so you get to enjoy the color show for months. The blooms are of an unusually bright pink that draws the eye from a distance, and they really shine against the dark, luxuriant foliage. The foliage gives you three seasons of changing colors: Leaves unfurl in late spring as wine red, become dark green…
30+ Most Beautiful Orange and Yellow Flowers | Pictures » Jessica Paster
Yellow flowers and Orange flowers can bring cheer and brightness to your garden, wedding and Home. So, which beautiful flowers do you prefer? Small orange flower and yellow flower | wedding garden arrangements bouquet light tall type of flowers | pretty flowers
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Salvia 'May Night'
This long bloomer provides gardeners with the deepest, darkest violet-blue flowers to be found among the perennial Sages, and it blooms from May into August. It's little wonder this plant is in such great demand. Rugged and durable, this perennial can be used in high heat areas. Height: 18-24 inches ----- Spread: 20-2
What’s the matter with the Red Maple trees? - SDOT Blog
If you live in the Fremont or Greenwood districts or in one of the other areas of the city where the streets are lined with ‘October Glory’ (Acer rubrum) red maples, you may have noticed that many of the trees are quite bare, and appear to be dying. The good news is that this is […]