Forget me not flower grows on tall, hairy stems, 2 feet in height. Charming, blue blooms with yellow centers. The perennial forget-me-not flower spreads easily BEAUTIFUL WILDFLOWERS.Forget-me-not plants grow best in a damp, shady area, but can adapt to full sun.
Black Eyed Susan
Black eyed Susan adds a cheerful splash of color to the summer landscape. Its adaptable nature makes it a great choice for poor soils and tough conditions. A Biennial.
Mountain Laurel or Kalmia Latifolia,
Mountain Laurel is one of the most beautiful native flowering shrubs and is well displayed as an ornamental in many parks., multi-stemmed, evergreen shrub or small tree that is native to Eastern North America It is noted for its excellent spring flowers and quality year round foliage. A dense rounded shrub to 5-15’ tall. Change from light-green to dark-green to purple throughout the year.
Orange Hawkweed is a native of Europe and invades northern moist pastures. Herbaceous plant, 10-20″ high; hairy stem bears one or a dense cluster of dandelion-like, orange or yellow flower heads. Hawkweeds colonize and can rapidly dominate a site. Perennial
Sweet William is an irresistible, colorful, biennial flower. It grows for two years, blooming in the second year. Native to Europe. Plants grow 7-18 inches tall. Colors include white, red, pink, crimson, scarlet, purple, and bi-colors
Purple Coneflower also called Echinacea, is famous across the country for its stunning purple flowers and golden center cones. A perennial bee and butterfly magnet. Purple Coneflower is extremely easy to grow.
Rose of Sharon
Rose of Sharon popularity is justified by the plants’ beauty. “Is it possible to have flowers of different colors on the same plant?” YES pink, purple, and red blooms occur on the very same shrub.
Shasta Daises are spectacular in a meadow, wildflower garden, or when cut for bouquets. Sunny yellow center disks and glossy green foliage and best of all, they flower for the entire summer season. These wildflowers will return each year.
This flower is also known as Bachelor Button, adds true blue blooms to the summer garden or meadow. Blue Cornflower is extremely easy to grow and is gorgeous planted on its own or paired with other colors of Cornflower. Annual.
Lance Leaf Coreopsis
Lance Leaf Coreopsis is famous for its golden blooms that last from summer all the way into fall. Deer resistant this perennial wildflower is a low-maintenance
Cosmos lights up the garden or meadow in midsummer with pink, crimson and white flowers that hold until frost on tall plants. Attractive to both butterflies and hummingbirds,
Blanket Poppy adds vibrant, bold color to any sunny garden where it will deliver blooms for months. Famous for its cheerful color, Deer resistant. Growing less than two feet tall.
Red Poppy also known as Flanders Poppy, is famed around the world for the carpet of red beauty it creates when in full bloom. Deer resistant and attractive to pollinators.
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Source: “The Book of Wildflowers”