Coneflower or Echinacea - the Best Thing in Your Bed

 


Article by: Doug Green

There are few things more exciting for gardeners at this time of year than dreaming of new plants. , Landscape Lighting With Solar Outdoor Lighting Fixtures is a Great Way to Save Money on Decorating I'll focus on a few of the better plants , A Quick Guide To Fish Pond Bridges in the next few weeks but let's start with the best example of new breeding.

Our old North American native friend Echinacea or purple coneflower is really letting loose this coming spring. , Park Benches - Making the Right Choice The work of several major plant-breeding houses , A Quick Guide To Fish Pond Bridges is coming to the market and while the plants , Using Snow Roof Rakes will be expensive, they are wonderful. The double flowering , Snapper Mowers Models 'Razzmatazz' with its double pink flowers , Bare Root Roses, What To Look For When Buying are quite hardy as well as gorgeous. It will be complemented by 'Doppelganger' a coneflower that puts one blossom right on top of the first, resembling an apartment , The Great History of Roses of flowers , Perfume Your Garden and Home with Gardenias rather than a single bloom. Note that this double-decker flower , In Garden Design, Less Is More usually comes into its own in the second year. This one has caught the imagination of the nursery trade almost as much as 'Sparkler' a variegated leaf coneflower. The variegation in 'Sparkler' is flecked throughout the leaf while the variegation in the equally new 'Prairie Frost' is a broad band of cream around each leaf.

I'm also looking forward to having 'Fragrant Angel' in my garden , Abatement and Consistency Philosophy as its large white , Landscaping With Boulders - Do your Neighbors look at your Yard and say WOW blooms are extremely fragrant. Add the 'Rocky Top Hybrids' to this list of coneflowers (mauve flowers , 6 Indoor Plants That Love The Dark: A Tip From The Garden Center Nursery and compact growth) and you have an entire menu of new Echinacea to find this coming summer. , Composting - aka: The Circle of Life! Two dwarf plants , Replacing Tree Blossoms with Hanging Baskets 'Kim's Mophead' and 'Kim's Knee High' will find themselves in my clay pots , Landscape Photography & Painting along with the 'Rocky Top Hybrids'.

Echinacea 'Big Sky Sunrise' has soft lemon-yellow blooms and is a knock out plant , Flowering Cherries in my garden , Replacing Tree Blossoms with Hanging Baskets while its cousin 'Big Sky Sunset' has wide, very bright orange petals. These are both plants , How to Attract Birds to Your Backyard Paradise For Less Than $100 to watch for and pay the price. Hardy in my zone 4 garden. , Planning Your from Scratch - the Planting

Plant all these in full sun , Buying Teak Wood Furniture Responsibly in well-drained soils , Everything You need to Know to Set up Your Square Foot Garden and you'll enjoy them for years. They're trouble free and easy to grow plants! , Dogs and Gardens: 10 Tips for Enjoying Your Dog and Your Garden Too
Doug Green, , Perfume Your Garden and Home with Gardenias award winning garden , Everything You need to Know to Set up Your Square Foot author with 7 books published, answers gardening , Lawn Care and Fertilizer Tip to Create a Great Lawn questions in his free newsletter at http://www.gardening-tips-perennials.com

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