flower id.9

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flower id.9
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2012-10-18 22:05:51
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  1. Stachys byzantina

    Lamb’s Ear

    Perennial

    Zone 4-8

    • H: 1'  S: 1 ½‘
    • Bloom: summer
    • Flower: purple-pink, 1", spikes
    • Leaf: soft, wooly, white, 4“
    • Culture: full sun, well-drained soil 
    • Use:border, groundcover, filler
  2. Argyranthemum frutescens

    Argyranthemum

    Annual 

    Hardy

    • H: 18-24”   S: Mound
    • Bloom: Spring-Fall
    • Flower: Daisy-like, all colors
    • Leaf: Deeply lobed, smells like chrysanthemum
    • Culture: Full sun, well drained
    • Use: Bedding, container
  3. Cordyline australis

    Dracaena Spike

    Annual/Perennial 

    Hardy/zone 7-11

    • H: 4-6’  S: 3-5’
    • Bloom: Late Spring
    • Flower: Fragrant, erect cluster
    • Leaf: Red, green, linear
    • Culture: Full to part sun, moderate water
    • Use: Containers, specimen
  4. Tropaedum majus

    Nasturtium

    Annual

    Hardy

    • H: 1 ½’  S: Mound
    • Bloom: Spring-Fall
    • Flower: Orange-Red. Edible
    • Leaf: Round, light green, edible
    • Culture: Well drained soil, drought tolerant, full to part sun
    • Use: Goundcover, bedding
  5. Consolida ambigua

    Larkspur

    Perennial

    Zone 6-9

    • H: 1-4’  S:erect
    • Bloom: Summer
    • Flower: Spike, blue, purple, white, spur
    • Leaf: Lacey, comes off in clumps
    • Culture: Full sun, regular water
    • Use: Cut
  6. Artemisia schmidtiana ‘Silver Mound’

    Silver Mound

    Perennial 

    Zone 3-7

    • H: 12-18"  S: 8-10“
    • Bloom: N/A
    • Flower: N/A
    • Leaf: alternate, silver, soft
    • Culture: full sun, well-drained, poor soil 
    • Use: rock gardens, mass, border
  7. Coreopsis grandiflora

    Tickseed

    Perennial

    Zone  5-9

    • H: 2-3'  S: erect
    • Bloom: early-late summer
    • Flower: heads, 1-2" yellow
    • Leaf: opposite, near base, 2-6" 
    • Culture: full sun, well-drained, tolerates dry
    • Use: border, cut, naturalize
  8. Coreopsis verticillata

    Threadleaf Coreopsis

    Perennial

    Zone 3-9

    • H: 2-3'  S: 2‘
    • Bloom: late spring-summer
    • Flower: yellow, 1-2" clusters
    • Leaf: fine, opposite, 2-3“
    • Culture: full sun, dry
    • Use: border, wildflower, naturalize
  9. Cyperus alternifolius

    Umbrella Palm

    —Perennial

    Zone 8-10

    • —H: 5'  S: erect Bloom: N/A
    • —Flower: N/A
    • —Leaf: umbrella-like, long stems
    • —Culture: 4" of water, full sun 
    • —Use: background, screen
  10. Cyperus papyrus

    Egyptian Paper Reed

    —Perennial

    Zone 8-10

    • —H: 8'  S: erect
    • —Bloom: N/A
    • —Flower: N/A
    • —Leaf: big tufted foliage on top of stems 
    • —Culture: 4" of water, full sun 
    • Use: background
  11. Nymphaea hybrid

    Hardy Water Lily

    —Perennial 

    Zone 3-10

    • —H: 1-3’  S: float on water 
    • —Bloom: summer
    • —Flower: all colors, many petals, fragrant, 4-6"
    • —Leaf: glossy, dark green
    • —Culture: deep water
    • —Use: specimen
  12. Scirpus validus

    Great Bull Rush

    —Perennial

    Zone 4-9

    • —H: 4-6'  S: erect
    • —Bloom: N/A
    • —Flower: N/A
    • —Leaf: long slender
    • —Culture: full/part sun, bog 6-12" 
    • —Use: specimen, background, bog
  13. Typha angustifolia

    Narrow Leaf Cattail

    —Perennial

    Zone 2-10

    • —H: 4-6'  S: erect
    • —Bloom: late summer
    • —Flower: brown, cattails, 2-4“
    • —Leaf: slender, long, dark green
    • —Culture: full/part sun, bog 
    • —Use: screen, bog, cut
  14. Iris hybrids

    Bearded Iris

    —Perennial 

    Zone 3-10

    • —H: 3-4'  S: erect
    • —Bloom: spring
    • —Flower: bearded, many colors, fragrant
    • —Leaf: sword shape, 1-2' long 
    • —Culture: full sun, well-drained soil
    • —Use: background
  15. Pennisetum setaceum ‘Rubrum’

    Purple Fountain Grass

    Perennial

    Zone 3-9

    • H: 5’  S:5’
    • Seed Head: Foxtail pink plume
    • Leaf: Purple, gentle weep
    • Culture: Full to part sun, regular water
    • Use: Specimen for red color
  16. Miscanthus sinensis

    Maiden Grass

    Perennial

    Zone 3-10

    • H: 2-7’  S: Clump
    • Seed Head: Held above leaves, pink plumes, looks like strands of seed heads
    • Leaf: long, linear, variegated or solid colors
    • Culture: Full to part sun, moderate to regular water
    • Use: Ornamental grass, screen
  17. Hakonechloa macro

    Hakone Grass

    Perennial

    Zone  4-10

    • H: 1-3’  S:  1-3’
    • Seed Head: N/A
    • Leaf: Gracefull arch, comes in yellows, and variegated varieties
    • Culture: Full sun to full shade, regular water
    • Use: Ornamental grass, specimen for weeping form

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