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Butterfly Weed

Posted on January 24, 2017 at 11:20 AM

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Weed

  • Height: 2 - 3' T x 2' W
  • Hardiness:  USDA hardiness zones 4 - 9
  • Uses:  Meadow or Prairie Gardens, Beds & Borders, Cut Flower

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Snow-on-the-mountain

Posted on March 22, 2015 at 8:00 PM

Euphorbia marginata  Snow-on-the-mountain

  • Height:  to 3 feet
  • Hardiness:  USDA Zone 8, annual in northern zones
  • Uses:  Good for Xerisca...
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Missouri Black-eyed Susan

Posted on March 18, 2015 at 2:25 PM
Rudbeckia missouriensis Missouri Black-eyed Susan
  • Height:  24 - 36" T x 12 - 18" W
  • Hardiness:  USDA hardiness zones 3 - 8
  • Uses:  Beds & Borders, Wildflower Garden
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Buttonbush 'Sugar Shack'

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 9:10 PM
Cephalanthus occidentalis 'Sugar Shack' Buttonbush

  • Height:  36 - 48 inches tall and wide.
  • Hardiness:  USDA hardiness zones 4 - 10.
  • Uses:  Beds & Borders
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