Astilbe x arendsii 'Fanal'
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $12.50
Fanal Astilbe is a compact mounding herbaceous perennial with toothed dark green fern-like foliage that emerges bronze and gains red tints in summer. Feathery panicles of deep red flowers bloom above the leaves in late spring into summer. Flowers best in part shade and rich, moist soils. Astilbe are deer and rabbit resistant. Type: Perennial Height: 1' - 1.5' Spread: 0.5' - 1' Spacing: 1' USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8 Culture: Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Spring, Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Water regularly, keep soils moist to prevent burning or foliage decline. Powdery mildew and wilt may occur. Watch for japanese beetles. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group...
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $8.30
Lucifer Crocosmia is a mounding herbaceous perennial with dark green upright sword-like foliage. Long stiffly arching flower scapes sporting nodding scarlet red flowers bloom in mid to late summer. Blooms best with partial sun in Southern climates and moist well-drained soils. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 1' - 2’ Spacing: 1.5’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Spider mites can cause significant foliar damage if left unchecked. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Woodland Gardens, Naturalized Areas, Containers. COMPANION PLANTS: Columbine, Bleeding Hearts, Foam Flower IMAGE: Photo by David J. Stang, Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora Lucifer 3zz, CC BY-SA 4.0
SWAMP HIBISCUS, SCARLET ROSEMALLOW
| 2 G | 25 Avail. | $16.80
Swamp Hibiscus is a vigorous long-blooming deciduous perennial with palmate dark green leaves. Huge dark red flowers with a prominent red tubular stamen bloom from mid-summer until the first frost attracting butterflies. Best bloom in rich, medium to wet well-drained soils. Hibiscus coccineus is a host for the Grey Hairstreak and Painted Lady butterflies, as well as several moths. The flowers and nectar attract hummingbirds, bees and more butterflies. Type: Perennial Height: 3' - 6' Spread: 2' - 3’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Few problems if watered regularly and deeply with plenty of air...