Perennials are plants that come back year to year. They bloom and grow in the warm weather seasons, die back in the winter, and rebloom the following Spring.
2013's Perennial Plant of the Year is..... Polygonatum Odaratum (Solomon's Seal)
This all-season perennial has greenish-white flowers in late spring, and variegated foliage throughout the growing season. Grows well in moist soil and partial to full shade. This perennial offers vivid highlights to shaded borders, woodland gardens, and naturalized areas. The variegated foliage is very attractive in flower arrangements.
Honeysuckle 'Major Wheeler'
Also known as Trumpet Honeysuckle, the flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies and then mature into berries that draw songbirds in late summer and fall.
Since it's a vine, it works great on trellises and fences!
Bloom time: Late Spring-Early Summer Bloom Color: Red Light: Part Sun-Part Shade Water: Moderate-Well Drained Height: 3-8'
Pincushion Flower 'Butterfly Blue'
Pretty lavender-blue flowers that look like pincushions surrounded by frilly petals. It's nice when used as edging or in large groups in borders or rock gardens.
Bloom Time: Spring to Fall Bloom Color: Lavender to Blue Light: Sun Water: Moderate Height: 18"
Columbine 'Spring Magic'
These are the orchids of perennials, because they are so interesting to look at and there's a huge variety of hybrids.
They are also great because of their ease of care, they make great cut flowers, they attract hummingbirds and butterflies, and they are deer resistant. We absolutely love these beauties!
Light: sun, part sun Zones: 3-9 Height: 1-4 feet tall Width: 1-2 feet wide Bloom time: Spring and summery, depending on variety
It might be the longest blooming perennial around! Almost 3 months of beautiful blooms. It's a charming groundcover, edging plant, or rock garden feature.Easy to grow, drought tolerant, and deer resistant.
Light: Sun, part sun Height: 4-15 inches tall Width: 4-12 inches wide Bloom time: Heaviest bloom in spring, with periodic bloom in summer and fall
Helleborus 'Ivory Prince'
Outward facing flowers are ivory painted with rose and chartreuse. Float flowers in clear bowls for an elegant centerpiece. Features: deer resistant, rabbit resistant, winter interest, great cut flowers.
Height: 1 to 1.5 feet Width: 1 to 1.5 feet Bloom Time: March to May Light: Part Shade to Full Shade
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