It can be hard sometimes to get the family outside and being creative and active! Too many distractions with all those electronics. So, I have found 18 family friendly backyard games that you can make yourself!
Phlox divaricata 'May Breeze' (Wild blue phlox or wild sweet William) - Perennial - Zones 4-8, Height 12-15 in. A delightful spring blooming native for shade, it carpets the shady border with blooms. 'May Breeze' will spread and fill in around bulbs or perennials that are late to emerge. A small-statured wild sweet william with loose clusters of fragrant pale blue, almost white flowers that drive the butterflies wild! A Piet Oudolf introduction, from the Netherlands.