Category Archives: Plant of the Month

Plant of the Week: Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses are one the most diverse plants in the landscape. Large or small, perennial or annual and in a plethora of different colors. Even better, they’re all deer resistant! Acorus – Stunning color if mass planted and beautiful in containers. Highly adaptable to most environments, including wet areas. Average 1’ to 2’ tall, Acorus […]

Plant of the Week: Milkweed

Asclepias, more commonly known as Milkweed or Butterfly Weed, is an essential plant for pollinator gardens. This summer blooming perennial begins blooming early to mid-summer. Flowers vary depending on variety and can be various shades of orange, purple, pink, white and even red.   Milkweed is the only host plant for Monarch caterpillars, making it […]

Plant of The Week: Iberis (Candytuft)

Candytuft reminds us of white snow atop a beautiful carpet of dark green, but it’s really a sure sign that spring is on its way! White blooms cover dark green foliage that remains after the flowering tapers off in early summer. Averaging about 6”-10” tall and 6”-18” wide, their mounding growth habit looks beautiful in […]