21 April 2009

Plant Yourself

Thought I'd share some plants I like from recent catalogues* Enjoy!

Flowering Almond


Silk Tree


Variegated Red Twig Dogwood


Beauty of Moscow Lilac


Black Knight Butterfly Bush


In contrast to the Black Knight: Kaleidoscope Butterfly Bush



Beni Kaze Japanese Forest Grass


Japanese Painted Fern


Red Hens and Chicks


Hardy Olive Tree How cool would it be to grow your own olives (outside of the Mediterranean, that is)?


Climbing Shell Plant


Dazzler Candy Lily


Egret Flower


Ruby Cloud Astrantia


Laced Romeo Carnation Sadly no mention of a scent.



Isaac House Hybrid Scabiosa



White Feather Hosta Really unusual!



Burning Hearts Dicentra



Striped Cobra Lily



Deluxe Toad Lily Mix Really into the toad lilies lately. Going to have to look into planting a few.



Raspberry Mousse Toad Lily



Apple Blossom Everblooming Begonias


Bee Balm Blue Shades Mixture



Purple Pillow Geranium


Peruvian Lily Mona Lisa




Switzerland Begonia



Chocolate Cosmos Looks pretty and smells like chocolate? Where do I sign up?




Landini Lily




Anneke Calla Lily


I'm a fan of Columbine aka Aquilegia.

William Guiness Columbine



Double Red and White Winky Columbine


Butterfly Amaryllis


I love dahlias but I don't grow them as they're a little high maintenance for me right now. I expect to eventually inherit my mom's collection, though.

Rebecca's World


Procyon



Way of Life Dahlia



Crazy Love Dahlia


Rembrandt Dahlia


Blue Star Dahlia



Tree Dahlia


Sherbet Cocktail(R) Phlox


*Note: I'm not endorsing these companies. I just was intrigued by what I saw in their catalogues and thought you might be too :)

1 comment:

bella said...

I love the flowering almonds, and am hoping to find a place to put one at my home some day. The red twig dogwood is very unusual, but I like it.