LOW MAINTENANCE PLANTS.

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Once established these plants take very little care and maintenance. Great for gardeners who want flowers and color but don’t want to work too hard.

Large crinkly leaves with delicious red colored stems. Even if you don’t enjoy eating it this plant is worth growing for its impressive creamy white flower spikes up to 6 feet (3 m) in height  Best grown in zones 4-7b as does not do as well in hot areas. Prefers full sun. Edible stems are used as a detoxifying agent to cleanse the liver and gall bladder, treat constipation, and many other disorders. Easy to grow from seed and can harvest in second year. Growing Rhubarb, Ayurvedic Herbs, Natural Pain Relief, Hardy Perennials, Sad Faces, Growing Seeds, How To Increase Energy, Creamy White, Natural Living

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Large crinkly leaves with delicious red colored stems. Even if you don’t enjoy eating it this plant is worth growing for its impressive creamy white flower spikes up to 6 feet (3 m) in height Best grown in zones 4-7b as does not do as well in hot areas. Prefers full sun. Edible stems are used as a detoxifying agent to cleanse the liver and gall bladder, treat constipation, and many other disorders. Easy to grow from seed and can harvest in second year.

Beautiful plant with drooping purple or white flowers that are loved by bees and butterflies.  This tough perennial flowerings from mid spring through most of the summer.  Has very deep roots and will bring up nutrients from deep underground and concentrate them in the leaves. For this reason many people grow it as a living fertilizer. The leaves are cut and used to mulch and feed other plants.  It’s one of the major plants used to treat external injuries of all kinds. Sun And Water, Low Maintenance Plants, Cool Plants, Flower Seeds, Compost, White Flowers, Perennials, Bees, Roots
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Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Beautiful plant with drooping purple or white flowers that are loved by bees and butterflies. This tough perennial flowerings from mid spring through most of the summer. Has very deep roots and will bring up nutrients from deep underground and concentrate them in the leaves. For this reason many people grow it as a living fertilizer. The leaves are cut and used to mulch and feed other plants. It’s one of the major plants used to treat external injuries of all kinds.

Good King Henry (Chenopodium bonus henrius) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Good King Henry (Chenopodium bonus-henrius) from seed. A delightful lush plant for semi shaded areas. Very nutritious can be shoots can be eaten like asparagus and later leaves like spinach. Good King Henry is said to have even more nutrition than spinach. It is rich in iron, calcium, vitamin B, and vitamin C. The lush leaves make an attractive luxurious plant and it makes a good ground cover. Once established it takes little care provided it has sufficient water. Luscious leaves…

Perennial is happy in full sun or partial shade. Ideal for woodland edging, will naturalize in woodlands offering masses of bright yellow flowers floating in blue-green foliage in late spring. Once established takes little or no maintenance. Will grow almost anywhere it can get some water, does not like dry soil but will tolerate full sun.  Exudes a sticky gold colored latex when cut used to treat warts. Whole plant is used for kidney and gall bladder complaints. Wildlife don’t eat it. After Gallbladder Surgery, Gallbladder Cleanse, Gall Bladder Removal, Helichrysum Italicum, Green Nature, How To Increase Energy, Natural Treatments, Yellow Flowers, Perennials
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Perennial is happy in full sun or partial shade. Ideal for woodland edging, will naturalize in woodlands offering masses of bright yellow flowers floating in blue-green foliage in late spring. Once established takes little or no maintenance. Will grow almost anywhere it can get some water, does not like dry soil but will tolerate full sun. Exudes a sticky gold colored latex when cut used to treat warts. Whole plant is used for kidney and gall bladder complaints. Wildlife don’t eat it.

No garden should be without Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca).  While mostly known for helping with women’s problems in all stages of life its other important use is to prevent blood clots and deal with cardiac issues.  This is one tough perennial hardy to zone 3 it will grow on poor soil but needs full sun.  Does not need much water and is drought tolerant but a little water is better for good harvestable plants. Needs almost no maintenance once established and flowers in the first year from… Cut Flowers, Dried Flowers, Colorful Flowers, Women Problems, Low Maintenance Plants, Replant, Hot Flashes, Little Plants, Medicinal Herbs
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No garden should be without Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca). While mostly known for helping with women’s problems in all stages of life its other important use is to prevent blood clots and deal with cardiac issues. This is one tough perennial hardy to zone 3 it will grow on poor soil but needs full sun. Does not need much water and is drought tolerant but a little water is better for good harvestable plants. Needs almost no maintenance once established and flowers in the first year from…

Jewels of Opar Talinum paniculatum edible leaves and flowers great for poor soil and drought

Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum). Stunning lime green leaves are beautiful accent to any garden. The cotton candy like red flower stalks that hang over the plant from early summer until frost make it magical. Easy to grow, full sun drought tolerant. Crunchy leaves are great in salads. Great Pollinator plant.

able to withstand harsh conditions. Extremely rugged and will grow on poor soil, even on almost pure sand. Will grow true from seed and produce beautiful flowers every year even in salty conditions. Hips are full of nutrients we need. White Flowers, Beautiful Flowers, Low Maintenance Plants, Flower Seeds, Pure Products, Floral, Pink, Composters, Pretty Flowers
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Rugosa Rose (Rosa rugosa) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

able to withstand harsh conditions. Extremely rugged and will grow on poor soil, even on almost pure sand. Will grow true from seed and produce beautiful flowers every year even in salty conditions. Hips are full of nutrients we need.

Perfect plant for woodland understory or for other shady areas where little else will grow. It’s related to American Ginseng and is recently been attracting attention as an adaptogen which helps to balance the body and help to cope with stress. Coping With Stress, Low Maintenance Plants, Perfect Plants, Flower Seeds, Woodland, Berries, American, Floral, Flowers
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American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Perfect plant for woodland understory or for other shady areas where little else will grow. It’s related to American Ginseng and is recently been attracting attention as an adaptogen which helps to balance the body and help to cope with stress.

Perfect plant for woodland understory or for other shady areas where little else will grow. It’s related to American Ginseng and is recently been attracting attention as an adaptogen which helps to balance the body and help to cope with stress. Palace Garden, Coping With Stress, Low Maintenance Plants, Perfect Plants, Shade Plants, Flower Seeds, Woodland, Herbs, American
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American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Perfect plant for woodland understory or for other shady areas where little else will grow. It’s related to American Ginseng and is recently been attracting attention as an adaptogen which helps to balance the body and help to cope with stress.

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Blackberry Lily (Iris domestica) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Growing blackberry lily from seed. A unique plant that has leaves like an iris, flowers like a lily and fruit that looks like a blackberry (but is not edible). A tough little perennial hardy to zone 5 which needs very little care or maintenace once established. Likes full sun but can take a little shade, not fussy about soil type as long as its reasonably well drained. Needs little water unless in drought situation and will naturalize in meadow like settings producing lovely spotted…

 beautiful and loved by butterflies and goldfinches. Deer Resistant Plants, Pretty Tough, Plant Therapy, Low Maintenance Plants, Growing Herbs, Natural Herbs, Drought Tolerant, Flower Seeds, Garden Plants
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Anise Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Anise Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum ) from seed. A lovely native perennial that produces large spikes of blue/violet flowers throughout the summer months. It likes heat and full sun but a pretty tough plant since its native to the prairies and its pretty drought tolerant. Its very aromatic so the deer don?t eat it, neither do the rabbits but the butterflies and honey bees love it. Its great in the kitchen and a lovely plant for around the patio or pots on the deck.

 easy to grow. love by butterflies and goldfinches. Deer Resistant Plants, Pretty Tough, Low Maintenance Plants, Drought Tolerant, Flower Seeds, Garden Plants, Perennials, Butterflies, Bloom
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Anise Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Anise Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum ) from seed. A lovely native perennial that produces large spikes of blue/violet flowers throughout the summer months. It likes heat and full sun but a pretty tough plant since its native to the prairies and its pretty drought tolerant. Its very aromatic so the deer don?t eat it, neither do the rabbits but the butterflies and honey bees love it. Its great in the kitchen and a lovely plant for around the patio or pots on the deck.

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Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum pilosum) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum pilosum) from seed. A tough long flowering native perennial plant for fairly dry areas that takes little care or maintenance once established. Prefers full sun to partial shade. Can tolerate low water and some drought. Grows up to 4 feet in height and is very long flowering. Lovely mint scented foliage can be used instead of some mints in cooking. Easy to grow. Hardy to zone 5 some report zone 4. Butterflies and bees love the flowers and the deer and…

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Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum pilosum) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Mountain Mint (Pycnanthemum pilosum) from seed. A tough long flowering native perennial plant for fairly dry areas that takes little care or maintenance once established. Prefers full sun to partial shade. Can tolerate low water and some drought. Grows up to 4 feet in height and is very long flowering. Lovely mint scented foliage can be used instead of some mints in cooking. Easy to grow. Hardy to zone 5 some report zone 4. Butterflies and bees love the flowers and the deer and…

Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa interior

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa interior) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa interior) from seed. Butterfly weed also known as butterfly milkweed is an essential must have native plant for almost any garden. Its bright orange flowers bloom throughout the summer months and bring lasting color with very little care or management. It likes full sun but can grow on almost any kind of soil and is pretty drought tolerant. It can grow where many other plants don?t, not only that but its deer and rabbit proof! Hardy to zone 3 what…

Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa interior

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa interior) organically grown flower seeds. Floral Encounters.

Grow Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa interior) from seed. Butterfly weed also known as butterfly milkweed is an essential must have native plant for almost any garden. Its bright orange flowers bloom throughout the summer months and bring lasting color with very little care or management. It likes full sun but can grow on almost any kind of soil and is pretty drought tolerant. It can grow where many other plants don?t, not only that but its deer and rabbit proof! Hardy to zone 3 what…