A completely blue summer border is particularly attractive, but from a design perspective, it’s important to include a few plants with silver foliage.
Rosea is a pale pink form. Amethyst Dream and.
Also known as the Lenten rose, hellebores may appear delicately ethereal, but plants are bred to survive end-of-winter weather vagaries and can bloom 6 weeks or longer — even in snow.
Plants need to be divided every 2-3 years. Noteworthy Characteristics Centaurea montana is an erect, stoloniferous, clump-forming perennial which features solitary, fringed, rich blue cornflowers (2" diameter) with reddish blue centers and black-edged involucre bracts.
Centaurea Amethyst In Snow – Common name:Perennial Bachelor’s Button, Cornflower, Basket Flower – Unique color combination of satiny white petals surrounding a deep royal purple center. Amethyst In Snow is very complementary when paired with Amethyst Dream.
Plant number: 1.125.140 A special selection of Perennial Cornflower, forming a low mound of grey-green leaves with an early summer display of shaggy flowers. Petals are white, held together by a deep purple base for a bicolor effect.
Perennials. Perennials are one of our specialties. We strive to stock new and unusual varieties each and every season. Not all perennial varieties are available all year long.
2011 plant introductions from Skagit Gardens: New version of ornamental oregano; hellebores, gaillardia; centaurea – I’m salivating over Origanum ‘Amethyst Falls,’ which has longer.
Another couple of plants I’ll be writing about soon are ‘Pink Frost’ and ‘Cinnamon Snow’ hellebores, which are part of the Gold Coll.
Blooms of Bressingham – Plant List ® This symbol is intended to show varieties that are either protected or protection has beed applied for under the UK Plant Variety and Seeds Act 1964 and /or EU PBR.
“Amethyst in Snow” mountain bluet (Centaurea Montana “Amethyst in Snow”) grows in USDA zones 3 through 9, reaching 12 to 36 inches tall. This plant produces masses of silvery-green leaves and white fl.
Also known as Armenian Basket Flower, this is a large-growing perennial best used towards the back of a sunny border. Plants form a clump of coarse, light-green leaves, bearing stems of large, shaggy thistle-like flow.
Centaurea ‘Amethyst in Snow’ Common name: Mountain bluet ‘Amethyst in Snow’ * Botanical name: Centaurea montana ‘Amethyst in Snow’ * What it is: A perennial flower with soft, mildly-fuzzy gray/green leaves that pushes up Dr. Seuss-like spikes of blue-purple flower cones with white fluted petals protruding from around each cone. Main bloom is late May through June but reblooms somewhat if cut back in.
Delphinium Plant – Summer Stars New plants. Year of the Delphinium by the NGB, this clump-forming perennial can only be described as stately. If, like me, you love blue flowers you will love ‘Dasante Blue.’ Its rich blue spires b. (Delphinium – Dwarf) Delphinium 'Summer Stars' is graced with elegant white star-shaped flowers nearly all summer long. Like its cousins,