How to grow alliums, what variety to choose. Not susceptible to any serious plant diseases or pests and even ornamental alliums are deer and rodent resistant because they are technically members of the onion family.
Aconitifolium Japanese Maple I want this in my yard! It's known as Full Moon Maple. The leaves come out yellow, turn chartreuse for most of the season and then bright yellow and orange in the fall. Huge leaves that make you look at them twice:)
UPDATED Infographic: Want more butterflies in your yard? Plant the nectar plants they love! Here’s a great list of butterfly-attracting annual and perennial plants — including those needed for butterfly larvae. – New Gardening Ideas
Black Dragon Hibiscus ~ Black Dragon is one of the most striking and unusual hibiscus hybridized in recent years. It is an offspring of the famous cultivar Dragon's Breath whose influence is seen in the color, rays, and bush.
7 Perennials That Will Bloom Multiple Times This Summer
One of my favorite flowers: Columbine Genus: Aquilegia spp. Zones: Bloom time: May; then six weeks later. To prune: Cut the stems all the way back to the foliage. Good to know: After the second bloom, leave the blossoms on the plant to reseed.