Daylilies, when properly cared for, can last much longer than their namesake. Here are six proven hints to help extend the life of these majestic, eye-catching perennials for a splash of bold colour everyone will notice.
Needs correct pruning in spring-Russian Sage along west side of house - likes full sun and heat. deer and drought resistant. feet high and wide blooms late summer to first frost. My favorite Russian Sage varieties are Rocketman and Denim N' Lace:
Hosta ‘Whirl Wind’ - Leaf colour changes continuously throughout the season - In spring, the leaf centre is creamy white with greenish veining, then turns light green by midsummer, and finally dark green in late summer. Unique growth habit with the pointy
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