Verbena bonariensis...one of my favourite garden flowers
One of my very favourite garden flowers is Verbena bonariensis and today's blog post features some images of it growing at RHS Wisley in Surrey.
Devil-in-the-Bush, too Love-in-a-Mist or Lady-in-the-Green (Nigella damascene) is an heirloom flower, that has been grown in gardens since the 1600's, belonging to the buttercup family (Ranunculaceae). The plant's common name comes from the flower being nestled in a ring of multifid, lacy bracts. It is native to southern Europe, north Africa and southwest Asia. It grows to 20–50 cm tall, with pinnately divided, thread-like, alternate leaves. The flowers (diameter 2-6 cm) are most commonly…
Phlox Paniculata Purple Kiss
Phlox Paniculata Purple Kiss. A high-performing garden phlox that is half the height of heirloom varieties. Purple Kiss has large, violet-purple flowers on sturdy 2 foot stems. Attracts butterflies.
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