Rudbeckia ‘Little Goldstar’ Compact Black-eyed Susan that reaches only14 to 16 inches in height and width, It sets an abundance of 2- to 21/2-inch flowers with long, slender golden petals around prominent dark brown cones held on strong stems above its compact dark green foliage. Although the flower size is slightly smaller than previous cultivars, there are markedly more blooms per plant, resulting in an extra refined look in the landscape.Zones 4 to 10. Full sun. Attracts butterflies.
Heuchera Ginger Ale Coral Bell, Alum Root Height: Short in flower) / Plant apart Bloom Time: Late Spring to Summer Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady Zones: Get Your Zone Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic Flower Color / Accent: Yellow / Pink
Miscanthus grass picture - also known as Maiden grass - 13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck Perennials Maiden Grass "This grass forms a light, airy four-foot-tall mound and grows really well in otherwise tough and dry sites.
'Citronelle' coral bells (Heuchera 'Citronelle') - one of the best, brightest (but not blinding--really) Heucheras for shade. Now if I can only find a black one to go with it.think 2012 Year of the Heuchera: 'Black Out'