Category - Perennials

Perennial plants for Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Fascinated by Foxglove

The foxglove, under such guises as lady’s fingers, dead men’s bellows, granny bonnets...

Growing Clematis

We’ve all seen the large-flowered clematis varieties on mailboxes or lampposts. Their lush...

Grow Allium

Ornamental alliums are on the rise and popping up in magazines, on Pinterest boards, and in gardens...

Growing Chrysanthemums

Are you familiar with those huge, larger-than-life chrysanthemums your grandmother or grandfather...

Bulbous Beauties


Fall is the time to be buying and planting spring, summer and fall flowering bulbs.
 
Bulbs...

Perennial Sunflowers

When most people think of sunflowers, they probably conjure up the annual plant with its dinner...

Grow Succulents

These drought tolerant plants are all the rage showing up in everything from high fashion magazines...

Phlox for All Seasons

As the saying goes, it’s as American as apple pie, baseball, and phlox. Yes, phlox. Few plants...

Mexican Bush Sage

There are certain plants that people will always ask about when they visit.

Growing Caladiums

While we’re as busy as bees planting annuals, perennials and, of course, colorful summer bulbs...