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Summer border - Stock Image - B867/0203
Summer border. Sage flowers (Salvia farinacea 'Victoria', purple) and cosmos flowers (Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata Pink') in a garden border.
A Moon Garden is filled with plants and flowers that are meant to be most appreciated at dusk or after sunset. Moon Gardens contain flowers that bloom at night, flowers that echo the shapes of the night and flowers that attract night pollinators: Giant Hollyhock, Queen Anne's Lace, Star Flower, Baby's Breath, Flowering Tobacco, Snow in Summer.
Rosebachianum Mix Allium Seeds and Plants, Flowering Bulbs at Burpee.com
This is a brilliant mix for the beginner bulb gardener. Easy to grow and versatile, these alliums produce 5" globes of star-shaped flower heads in purple, white and blue. Alliums are deer resistant and flower late in the spring to early summer. They provide color in the garden between the finale of spring bulbs and the summer show of perennial flowers. Bulb size: 16 cm and up.