The catalogs have arrived in the mail, so we are all thinking about what to order...
I would not be without Verbena bonariensis in my garden. It’s an annual, but it attracts birds, butterflies, and hummingbirds...and bees.
Callicarpa americana makes a good hedge on the outskirts of a garden, as well as excellent ornamental focal points in borders.
You can plant these little beauties liberally in beds and rock gardens and naturalize them in other undisturbed spaces.
I have quite a bit of catmint in my garden, but sadly I don’t have a cat...
Color combinations can make plant neighbors “pop” and show us that more of the one thing is not always better.