Forget-Me-NotForget-Me-Not - #10C

Seed Germinates: 15-20 days Hardy Zone: 3-9 Plant spacing: 9-12" Height: 9-12" Bloom Time: Late Spring - Early Summer

These easy-to-grow and hardy plants bear a profusion of dainty, bright rose flowers, during late Spring and early Summer. Excellent interplanted among bulbs and annuals, in rock gardens, as edging plants, and in mass woodland plantings.

Where and When to plant: Select a location with a half-day of filtered sunlight and moist-to-wet soil. Sow outdoors in Spring after all danger of frost is past. For earlier blossoms, sow seeds indoors 8-10 weeks before planting outdoors. Cover seeds very lightly with planting media as some light is necessary for germination.

Care: Divide plant clumps after 3-4 years of flowering.

 



 

 

English DaisyEnglish Daisy - #67B

Seed Germinates: 10-14 days Hardy Zone: 4-9 Plant spacing: 6-8" Height: 6" Bloom Time: Spring

These large, daisy-like, bright-red flowers are 2 1/2 - 3 inches across in early Spring. Excellent for rock garden, beds, edgings, window boxes, and as companions to Spring bulbs. Also charming as cut flowers.

Where and When to plant: Select a sunny to partial shade location in right, well drained soil. Sow outdoors after all danger of frost is past or start indoors 6-8 weeks before planting outdoors to help germination. do not cover seeds with media after sowing and keep soil most.

Care: Fertilize every Spring. Mulch in cold-winter areas.

 



 

 

IrisIris - #95

Seed Germinates: 1-16 days Hardy Zone: 3-9 Plant spacing: 12-24" Height: 20-26" Bloom Time: Summer

One of the hardiest Irises. Blooms are deep purple-violet with a white-spotted base and dark-purple veins. The leaves are slender and sword like. Plant in borders, meadow gardens, and use as fresh-cut flowers in arrangements.

Where and When to plant: Prefers a sunny location, but will tolerate some shade. Plant in moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Sow seed indoors 4-6 weeks before planting outdoors. Before sowing, soak seeds in water 24 hours; refrigerate for next 2 weeks; then nick the seed coat just prior to planting. To nick a seed you put A shallow notch, cut, or indentation on an edge or a surface.

Care: Keep soil moist. Divide in spring every 2-3 years. Mulch lightly to protect from severe winters.






Shasta DaisyShasta Daisy - #18B

Seed Germinates: 10-164days Hardy Zone: 4-10 Plant spacing: 10-12" Height: 12" Bloom Time: Early Summer to fall

Brilliant white daisy flowers bloom on compact, dwarf plants that grow only 12 inches tall. Silver Princess begins to flower quickly, producing an abundance of cheerful blooms all summer long. Excellent planted in border, meadows and cottage gardens.

Where and When to plant: Sow seeds outdoors in Spring (after all danger of frost is past) or Fall in a sunny to lightly shaded to location with rich well-drained soil. For earlier blooms, start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last spring frost. Leave seeds uncovered after sowing (light aids germination) and keep soil moist.

Care: Water regularly and feed throughout the growing season for best blooms. Remove faded blooms to prolong flowering. Apply mulch before winter in areas with severe weather. Divide plant clumps every 2 to 3 years.



 

Jacob's Ladder - Polemonium caeruleumJacob's Ladder - #92

Seed Germinates: 18-21 days Hardy Zone: 2-8 Plant spacing: 18" Height: 18-36" Bloom Time: Summer

Nodding clusters of blue, cap-shaped flowers bloom late Spring to Summer. The alternate leaflet are arranged ladder-like along long stems. An excellent addition to borders, cottage gardens, and woodland gardens. Blooms may be used as cut flowers.

Where and When to plant: Select a partly shaded location in well-drained, fertile soil. Sow outdoors in Spring after all danger of frost is past. For earlier blooms, start seeds indoor 6-8 weeks before planting outdoor. Sow seed on soil surface and leave uncovered.

Care: Cut plants back after flowering to encourage re-blooming. Mulch lightly to protect from severe winters.




 

HonestyHonesty/Silver Dollar Plant - #8

Seed Germinates: 12-15 days Hardy Zone: 5-10 Plant spacing: 12-15" Height: 24-30" Bloom Time: Spring

This unique and easy-to-grow plant has heart-shaped leaves and clusters of fragrant, white-to-purple flowers in mid-Spring. Blossoms are followed by translucent, silvery fruit pods, which are excellent for dried arrangements.

Where and When to plant: Select a sunny to partial shade location with well-drained soil. Sow seeds directly into the garden after all danger of frost is past, or start indoor 6-8 weeds before Spring planting. Cover seeds lightly with vermiculite after sowing as light aids germination.

Care: Mulch well in areas with cold winters. To use as a dried flowers: cut stems as green color fades from fruit and hang to dry in a cool airy place for 3-5 weeks.




 

Dwarf FoxgloveDwarf Foxglove - #24

Seed Germinates: 7-10 days Hardy Zone: 4-10 Plant spacing: 24" Height: 3-4' Bloom Time: Summer

These easy-to grow and striking plants have beautiful pastel flower spikes atop leafy green stems. This variety is noted for the abundance of wide, flaring flowers which open simultaneously. An outstanding plant for borders, cottage gardens, and woodland plantings.

Where and When to plant: Select a sunny to light-shade location with moist, rich, well-drained soil. Sow outdoors in Spring(after all danger of frost is past) or in Fall. For earlier blossoms, sow seeds indoors at 65-70º F 8-10 weeks before planting outside. Leave seeds uncovered after sowing as light aids germination. Plant outside after last Spring frost or 2-3 weeks before first frost.

Care: Water plants deeply and often. Remove spikes after flowering to encourage new blooms. Apply a light winter mulch in cold-winter zones. (NOTE: plant leaves are poisonous)



 

Bellflower - CampanulaBellflower - Campanula - #73C

Seed Germinates: 14-21 days Hardy Zone: 3-7 Plant spacing: 2-3' Height: 4-5' Bloom Time: Early Summer

Where and When to plant: Select a sunny to partial shade location with well-drained soil. Sow seeds outdoors in Spring after frost is past. For earlier blossoms, start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before planting outdoors. Freeze seed for 5 days prior to sowing: sow on soil surface and leave uncovered. For easiest outdoor sowing, mix seeds with fine sand and scatter the mix over the planting area.

Care: Fertilize lightly every Spring. Stake plants for support.







 

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