This year, I’m going to buy more plants that provide food and shelter for pollinators.
At this time of the year, as we peruse our spring catalogs, we will run across plants described as new hybrids.
You can plant these little beauties liberally in beds and rock gardens and naturalize them in other undisturbed spaces.
Jasmine's latin name, "jasmine polyanthum", meaning "many flowers", is telling of this plant's variety. This vine is known for its fragrance and its history.
A cultivar of our native plant Boltonia was named in honor of Jim Crockett, original host of "The Victory Garden."