flower id. 7

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flower id. 7
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2012-10-10 00:01:02
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  1. Liriope muscari

    Liriope/ Big blue lilyturf

    Perennial

    zone 4-10

    spring bloom, purple clusters on pedicle, blade basal leaves, pt. shade/sun, humidity, water, massing. Grows 1-2' high and wide.
  2. Monarda didyma

    Bee-Balm/Bergamot

    Perennial

    zone 5-10

    leaf smells like combo of basil and mint, blooms all summer, needs pt-full sun, lots of water, blooms in reds and purples, hummingbird attracter, focal pt. spreads easily. Grows 1-2' high and spreads 2'.
  3. Pachysandra terminalis

    Pachysandra/ Japanese Spurge

    Perennial

    zone 4-10

    glossy serrated tipped evergreenish leaves, spring blooming, not showy flower, desired for foliage, needs shade, moist conditions, groundcover. Grows 8-12" tall and has a spreading habit.
  4. Pachysandra procumbens

    Allegheny Spurge

    perennial

    zones 5-10

    Grey green oval leaf, blooms in white and pink but has really insignificant flower and is desired for foliage, shade, moist conditions, ground cover. Grows 6-12" tall and has a spreading habit.
  5. Polygonatum odoratum 'Variegatum'

    Varigated Solomon's Seal

    Perennial

    zones 6-9

    blooms spring-summer, green leaf with white edge, basal leaves, shade, moist cond., fragrant white bell shaped drooping flower, groundcover, weedlike in spreading. Grows 1-3' high and spreads 2'.
  6. Primula x polyantha

    Polyanthus Primrose

    Perennial/Annual

    zone 4-8/ Hardy

    Early spring blooming, bright full cluster flower, all colors, 8" long tongue shaped leaf, pt. shade/sun, well drained soil, containers, massing. Grows 8-12" tall and spreads 9".
  7. Pulmonaria longifolia

    Long-Leafed Lungwort

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    Long green sliver spotted leaf, shade, moist cond., purple drooping cluster flower, groundcover, shade garden. Grows 1-2' high and spreads 1.5'.
  8. Alternanthera spp

    Joseph’s Coat

    Perennial/Annual

    zone 8/T

    • ¨H: 6-12”   S:6-10”
    • ¨Bloom: Summer
    • ¨Flower: Small, white, not showy
    • ¨Leaf: Colorful, red/green, red Stems
    • ¨Culture: Full-part sun, Moderate Water
    • ¨Use: Edging, groundcover, mass
  9. Eryngium alpinum

    Sea Holly

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    • ¨H: 1-2'  S: erect
    • ¨Bloom: summer
    • ¨Flower: blue, long bracts
    • ¨Leaf: rigid, deeply cut, spiny 
    • ¨Culture: full sun, well-drained, needs staking
    • ¨Use: cut, background
  10. Gladiolus x hortulanus

    Gladiolus; Gladiola

    Perennial

    zone 9

    • ¨H: 1-5'  S: erect
    • ¨Bloom: summer (2 weeks) 
    • ¨Flower: all colors, 2-4" across, one-sided spike
    • ¨Leaf: sword-like
    • ¨Culture: full sun, well-drained soil, needs staking 
    • ¨Use: cut, background
  11. Gypsophila paniculata

    Baby’s Breath

    Perennial

    zone 3-9

    • ¨H: 1-3'  S: round
    • ¨Bloom: summer
    • ¨Flower: cymes, small, white, “misty” look
    • ¨Leaf: 1-2" long, 1-3 veins, grayish 
    • ¨Culture: sun, well-drained soil 
    • ¨Use: filler, cut, dried
  12. Lamiastrum galeobdolan

    Herman’s Pride Archangel

    Perennial

    zone 4-9

    • ¨H:12-18"  S: 1-2‘
    • ¨Bloom: spring-early summer 
    • ¨Flower: pink, white, yellow, hooded, whorls
    • ¨Leaf: opposite, 1-2", silver variegation
    • ¨Culture: full sun-part shade, well-drained
    • ¨Use: woodland, shade areas, groundcover
  13. Lamium maculatum

    Spotted Nettle

    Perennial

    zone 3-8

    • ¨H: 6-12"  S: wide-spreading 
    • ¨Bloom: spring-mid summer
    • ¨Flower: pink, white, blue, whorls
    • ¨Leaf: square stems, opposite, green w/gray blotches
    • ¨Culture: part-full shade, moist
    • ¨Use: groundcover, edging
  14. Limonium latifolium

    Sea-Lavender

    Perennial

    zone 3-9

    • ¨H: 1-2'  S: erect
    • ¨Bloom: summer
    • ¨Flower: tall, very branched, light blue/violet
    • ¨Leaf: all at base, 10" oblong
    • ¨Culture: full sun, well-drained
    • ¨Use: background, dry, cut
  15. Limonium sinuatum

    Notchleaf Statice

    Annual

    Hardy

    • ¨H: 1 ½-2'  S: erect
    • ¨Bloom: summer-fall
    • ¨Flower: paper-like, bright colors
    • ¨Leaf: 4-8", lobed, winged
    • ¨Culture: sun, dry soil
    • ¨Use: dried, cut, mass
  16. Rudbeckia hirta

    Black-Eyed Susan

    Annual/Perennial

    Hardy/ zone 5-9

    • ¨H: 2-3'  S: erect
    • ¨Bloom: summer-fall
    • ¨Flower: golden yellow, dark centers, daisy-like
    • ¨Leaf: alternate, hairy, simple
    • ¨Culture: full sun, heat/dry tolerant
    • ¨Use: cut, background
  17. Sedum hybrids

    Showy Sedum

    Perennial

    zone 3-9

    • ¨H: 6”-2’    S: 6”-2’
    • ¨Bloom: Summer-Fall
    • ¨Flower: Yellow-Red
    • ¨Leaf: Succulent, some tall others spreading
    • ¨Culture: Full sun, drought tolerant
    • ¨Use: Rock gardens, ground covers
  18. Sedum spurium

    Two-Row Sedum

    Perennial

    zone 3-10

    • ¨H: 1-2”  S: spreading, 2’
    • ¨Bloom: Summer
    • ¨Flower: Clusters at the ends of stems, pink, purple, or white
    • ¨Leaf: Succulent, dark green with bronze tipped stems, 1”
    • ¨Culture: Full-Part Sun, Drought tolerant
    • ¨Use: Green roofs, groundcover, rock gardens
  19. Tiarella wherryi

    Foamflower

    Perennial

    zone 5-10

    • ¨H: 1’  S: 1 ½’
    • ¨Bloom: Spring
    • ¨Flower: Spire, white flower tinged pink
    • ¨Leaf: Palmate, serrated
    • ¨Culture: Part-Full Shade, Regular water, humidity
    • ¨Use: Naturalizer

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