Emily Hughes
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RHS - Flower - Lupines at the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show held each May in Chelsea, London.

Lupine, a favorite perennial. Many colors and re-blooms and self seeds. Also reminds me of the children's book, "The Lupine Lady".

Royal Horticultural Society - RHS - Flower - Centaurea-'John-Coutts

Find help & information on Centaurea 'John Coutts' knapweed 'John Coutts' from the RHS

Royal Horticultural Society - RHS - Flower - Aconitum napellus

Aconitum napellus - monkshood - I love monkshood, beautiful deep blue plant and is happy is shade, but I know lots of people won't grow it because its poisonous, never had a problem myself

Forget-me-nots are very prolific, and seed themselves abundantly, flowering in spring

Forget-me-nots grow in shade & are very prolific. They seed themselves abundantly, flowering in spring

Hollyhocks prefer full sun,. They can tolerate partial shade as long as they get at least 6 hours of sun daily (the flowers may be smaller and the colors not as vibrant).

Soft pink Hollyhocks I love Hollyhocks . when my sister Gisele lives ,close to her house, there is a big bunch of wild Hollyhocks right on the road every time I go bye and visit her I hope to see these beautiful flower again.

Harlem Oriental Poppy This is an Oriental Poppy that blooms in early summer, with all the other Poppies, then rests and reblooms late in the season!

Harlem Oriental Poppy (Papaver orientale Harlem) perennial, Partial Shade/Full Sun, Zone 3 - 18 - 24 tall x 24 - 30 wide, spring flowers. Large burgundy red flowers on long sturdy stems. Poppies go summer dormant until the weather cools again in early f

Red Hot Pokers (also known as Torch Lilies or Tritomas, Kniphofia uvaria)

Front street bed - Red Hot Poker (Kniphofia uvaria): loves the sun (be careful to not over water), comes in red and yellow, tall flowers, very hardy, blooms in early spring through late summer.