Ageratum

Fluffy powder puff flowers in flattened to slightly rounded clusters atop compact mounded plants. Height range is from 4″-18″ tall. Flower is sky lavender and foliage is round with hairy bases. Blooms late spring to frost.a

Full sun to light shade
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Deadhead to prolong flowering

Begonias

Showy flowers with four petals, in pairs of two with attractively marked leaves.

Full shade to part sun.
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Great for hanging plants, and containers

Calibrachoa ‘Superbells’

Produces hundreds of small flowers that look like petunias, compact mounded plants grows 3-9″ tall. Color shades include violet, blue, pink, red, magenta, yellow and white.

Full sun.
Well drained soils, drought tolerant.
Use in pots and hanging baskets.

Cleome hassleriana – Spider flower

Produces spiky like flowers, which are held on a tall strong leafy stem. A new flower develops everyday elongating the stem up to 6’ tall. Blooms May through September.

Full sun.
Well drained soils, tolerates dryer soil, normal watering.
Great as backdrops for beds and borders

Coleus

Very showy foliage with multiple arrays of colors and distinct veins. Grows 1’-3’ in height, leaves have a furry texture.

Part shade to part sun
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Great for containers, beds and borders

Dahlia

Comes in a wide range of shapes, sizes and especially colors. They produce layers of pointy petals.

Full sun
Prefers sandy well drained soils, normal watering.
Great for beds, borders and cut flowers

Dusty Miller

Silver gray foliage grows 6”-10” tall. Foliage is very soft to touch, no flower but lasts from early May to September.

Full sun to light shade
Well drained soils, tolerates drought, normal watering.
Great for beds, borders and containers

Gerber Daisy

The flower has two rings of multi layered florets in a variety of colors. The appearance of one large flower, but is made up of hundreds. Height is 6”-18”. Flowers spring to fall.
Full sun
Consistently moist soils, normal watering.
Deadhead to prolong flowering.

Helichrysum petiolare ‘Limelight’ – Licorice Plant

Foliage is bright chartreuse to yellow color that is covered with a velvety down. Climbing, spreading plant with pleasant licorice fragrance.
Full sun to light shade
Prefers, well drained soil, drought tolerant
Use in hanging baskets and pots.

Impatients

The flower has five petals around a star shaped disc center. Comes in a wide range of colors 8”-24” blooms from late spring into the fall. The foliage is a glossy green. New Guinea variety is popular.
Full sun
Consistently moist soils, normal watering.
Deadhead to prolong flowering

Ipomoea Batatas

It is grown mostly for its foliage, it is fast growing twining vine with attractive lobed leaves. It has a beautiful trailing, cascading effect. Comes in chartreuse which is a vibrant yellow green and ‘Blackie’ which is a dark purple.
Full sun to light shade
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Great for containers

Lantana Camara

Foliage is large rough leaves, that are abundantly covered through the summer with brightly colored flower clusters. Flowers come in white, yellow, gold, orange and red.

Full sun to part shade
Prefers, well drained soil, drought tolerant
Use in hanging baskets and pots.

Lobularia Maritima – Sweet Alyssum

A mat forming plant that produces spreading mounds of well branched stems with linear, lance-shaped gray green leaves. Produces dense clusters of sweetly fragrant, tiny white 4 petaled flowers. Other colors available are pink, rose, lavender, purple and apricot.
Full sun to part shade
Prefers, well drained soil, drought tolerant
Use in rock gardens and pots.

New Guinea Impatiens

Compact, succulent subshrubs with branches growing 1-2′ tall, leaves are long and narrow, green, bronze or purple. Flowers are white, pink, lavender, purple, orange and red.
Full sun
Moist soil
Use in masses of color in beds and borders as well as pots.

Petunia

Normally a funnel shaped flower, they also can be ruffled, fringed or doubled in star patterns with contrasting foliage. They come in every color except orange, leaves and stems are sticky.
Full sun
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Great for pots and hanging baskets

Scaevola Aemula ‘Blue Wonder’

Foliage is thick leaves on erect sprawling stems. Produces masses of blue, lilac or white flowers with yellow throats.
Full sun to part shade
Prefers, well drained soil, drought tolerant
Use in hanging baskets and pots.

Tagetes Patula

Small upright bushy plants with dense arrangement of rays that come in yellows, oranges and bronze shades. They grow from 6”-12” in height they bloom continuously until frost.
Full sun
Well drained soils, normal watering.
Deadhead to prolong flowering, great for edging and borders.

Verbena

Grows in clumps that reach 6-10″ tall with trailing habit. The flowers bloom in clusters and come in a variety of colors such as mauve, apricot, purple, pink, white or red.
Full sun
Well drained soils, drought tolerant.
Use in rock gardens, edging for beds and pots.