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Spotted Border in Warm Colors ................... 1. Beard Tongue 'Rich Ruby' (Penstemon)  2. Bee Balm 'Gardenview Scarlet'  3. Crocosmia 'Lucifer'  4. Semi-Cactus Dahlia 'Ludwig Helfert'  5. Sneezeweed 'Moerheim Beauty' (Helenium)  6. Fern-Leaf Yarrow 'Cloth of Gold' (Achillea filipendulina)  7. Hollyhock (Alcea Rosea)  8.  Smooth Oxeye 'Summer Sun' (Heliopsis helianthoides)  9. Blanket Flower 'Kobold' (aka 'Goblin') (Gaillardia x grandiflora)  10. Common Yarrow 'Paprika' (Achillea…

Spotted Border in Warm Colors ................... 1. Beard Tongue 'Rich Ruby' (Penstemon) 2. Bee Balm 'Gardenview Scarlet' 3. Crocosmia 'Lucifer' 4. Semi-Cactus Dahlia 'Ludwig Helfert' 5. Sneezeweed 'Moerheim Beauty' (Helenium) 6. Fern-Leaf Yarrow 'Cloth of Gold' (Achillea filipendulina) 7. Hollyhock (Alcea Rosea) 8. Smooth Oxeye 'Summer Sun' (Heliopsis helianthoides) 9. Blanket Flower 'Kobold' (aka 'Goblin') (Gaillardia x grandiflora) 10. Common Yarrow 'Paprika' (Achillea…

Perennial Plant Combinations

What blooms with what? That's one of the big questions we hear from our readers. So, we put together this list of perfect perennial pairings with some tips on how to combine these beauties for best effect.

caryopteris x clandonens

Caryopteris x clandonens Petit Bleu, Sunshine Blue, Miss Sunshine (Caryopteris) These plants start flowering in late summer with its blue to purple flowers until fall. They are better in a sunny location and well-drained soil.

No matter where you live, it's inevitable that plants will take defeats in the middle of July. Count on this easy-care garden to stay looking good through dry spells.

A dry garden spot calls for plants that are experts at gathering and using water. Nature outfitted drought-tolerant plants with a host of special features for survival.