Echinacea – Coneflower

Echinacea or Coneflowers are popular perennials with good reason. They are  very easy to grow, have a long bloom time and are heat & drought resistant.  A very important flower for attracting all kinds of pollinators to your garden – bees, butterflies, birds and hummingbirds love Echinacea.   Small Goldfinches and other songbirds are wild about […]

Rose Mallow – Hibiscus moscheutos

Known by several different names, the Rose Mallow is clearly a part of the Hibiscus family with it’s large, distinct flowers.  The blooms are larger than many in the Hibiscus species have a diameter of up to 30 centimeters (12”).  The exotic appearance of these fantastic plants, makes it look like they would only survive […]