Peony and Iris border: Neighbors down the street have an old stone wall out by the road. A border of pink peonies and various shades of purple and lilac irises grows in front of it. What a glorious sight it is each year.
Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa) stems are sometimes used by Indigo Buntings to build their nests.The fresh leaves can be used to brew a tasty, minty tea, and the seedheads are excellent in dried arrangements.
Got: Scabiosa caucasia perfecta is a well-known, reliable, large-flowered blue-mauve form. Scabious are classic British garden plants and are invaluable for their hugely long flowering season, good vase life and the bonus that the bees and butterflies lov
Phlox paniculata: Sandra Garden Phlox Perennials Height: Medium 24 (Plant 20 apart) Bloom Time: Late Summer to Early Fall Sun-Shade: Full Sun Zones: Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay Flower Color / Accent: Orange / Red Bluestone Perennials, Inc.