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Fountaingrass  A mounding plant with a lovely shape, its name refers to its graceful spray of foliage and late-summer plumes of fuzzy flowers. The white, pink or red plumes (according to variety) continue into fall and bring an informal look to gardens. Some Pennisetum self seed freely, which means they can become invasive.

Best Ornamental Grasses for Midwest Gardens

Fountain Grass A beautiful, mounding plant, fountaingrass offers a beautiful shape -- as well as soft, feathery plumes that dance in the breeze. Name: Pennisetum alopecuroides Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall

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Growing Astilbe - False Spirea - How to Grow and Care for Astilbe

Astilbe in a border. Most of the astilbe plants that I have seen around here in Raleigh, have very feathery flowers but some of the varieties can be quite showy such as this “country and western” astilbe with almost chenille like flowers shows.

Growing Astilbe - False Spirea - How to Grow and Care for Astilbe

Front yard/house Astilbe in a border makes a fabulous show & grows equally well in full sun/partial shade.LOVE this bright pink!

Mixed Carpet Phlox - perennial; grows anywhere, even in poor, dry, sandy soil where other ground covers fail! No other plant spreads so lavishly, needs so little attention and flowers so profusely with so little care. Zones: 3-9  Light: Full Sun to Full Partial Shade

grows anywhere, even in poor, dry, sandy soil where other ground covers fail. Spreads lavishly, needs little attention and flowers profusely with little care. Zones: Light: Full Sun to Full Partial Shade

Golden Japanese Forest Grass-Partial to full shade.

Golden Japanese Forest Grass I really cannot get over Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', zones 5 to My favorite is the variegated variety. I planted mine under a Japanese maple, and the contrast was genius and it has so much movement.

Dalmatian Bellflower produces beautiful mounds of purple bell-shaped flowers from late spring through summer. Low-growing plant is perfect for adding color in front of other perennials. Grows only 6-9" tall. Spreads 12". Prefers full sun to partial shade. Deer resistant.

Dalmation Bellflower produces beautiful mounds of purple bell-shaped flowers from late spring through summer. Low-growing plant is perfect for adding color in front of other perennials. Grows only tall. Spreads Prefers full sun to partial shade.

Agapanthus

Show Stopper in the Garden! Agapanthus requires full sun and a fertile soil which should be moist rather than dry, but not boggy.

Perennials are kind of plants that live for years and mostly grow little buds that bloom into roses of different colors. Perennials grow through different seasons of the year; it depends on the type of the plant. Some of them could be just inches high and others grow up to 2-3 feet. The common characteristic…

Top 10 Flowers That Bloom all Year

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Low-maintenance Plants

List of low maintenance ground cover plants and landscaping plants.lord knows I need low maintenance!

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perfect for our fence area at the cabin! Late summer perennial garden overflowing with colorful black- eyed Susans, Pink Coneflowers, Pink tall Phlox. I grow and love all these flowers!

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