Elina Marjakoski

Elina Marjakoski

Elina Marjakoski
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Tästä juustokakusta tuli meidän perheen ehdoton suosikki, jota on ehdottomasti tehtävä toisenkin kerran. Tällä herkuteltiin ystävien ka...

Tästä juustokakusta tuli meidän perheen ehdoton suosikki, jota on ehdottomasti tehtävä toisenkin kerran. Tällä herkuteltiin ystävien ka...

Most gardeners are familiar with classic perennials such as daylilies, peonies, hostas, and iris, but there's a whole host of lesser-known, underused perennials that can add color and interest to your garden. You may have to search for them at your garden center or an online source, but they're all worth the effort. Here are 15 of our favorite underused perennials.

Most gardeners are familiar with classic perennials such as daylilies, peonies, hostas, and iris, but there's a whole host of lesser-known, underused perennials that can add color and interest to your garden. You may have to search for them at your garden center or an online source, but they're all worth the effort. Here are 15 of our favorite underused perennials.

Huntingbrook Gardens

Huntingbrook Gardens

Hostas - Image Gallery Description and Price List follows the Gallery

Hostas - Image Gallery Description and Price List follows the Gallery

'Spartan Arrow' Hosta, Photograph by Randy Goodwin - hostalibrary.org

'Spartan Arrow' Hosta, Photograph by Randy Goodwin - hostalibrary.org

Hosta 'Mito no Hana' at PDN

Hosta 'Mito no Hana' at PDN

Trollius ledebouri "Lemon Queen" Herbaceous Perennial has lemon-yellow double flowers and a nice compact habit. Sometimes called Buttercups, these grow well in a sunny or part-shaded border, also at the edge of a moist woodland. Flowers will last a few days when cut.  Flowering Time Spring, Summer. Sun or Partial Shade. Height 50-60cm (20-24) Spread 45-60cm (18-24") Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Moist Soil, Pest Resistant. Type of garden Cottage Garden, Wildflower Garden, Woodland Garden

Trollius ledebouri "Lemon Queen" Herbaceous Perennial has lemon-yellow double flowers and a nice compact habit. Sometimes called Buttercups, these grow well in a sunny or part-shaded border, also at the edge of a moist woodland. Flowers will last a few days when cut. Flowering Time Spring, Summer. Sun or Partial Shade. Height 50-60cm (20-24) Spread 45-60cm (18-24") Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Moist Soil, Pest Resistant. Type of garden Cottage Garden, Wildflower Garden, Woodland Garden

~Meadow Sage~ This deer-resistant perennial is easy to care for and rewards the beginning gardener with long-blooming deep purple flowers. It’s a favorite of hummingbirds and bees, and will become a favorite of yours, as it comes back year after year.

~Meadow Sage~ This deer-resistant perennial is easy to care for and rewards the beginning gardener with long-blooming deep purple flowers. It’s a favorite of hummingbirds and bees, and will become a favorite of yours, as it comes back year after year.

This will be like my garden one day especially with the pool behind it.

This will be like my garden one day especially with the pool behind it.