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Roy Davidson Lungwort
Ajuga Easy-to-grow, vigorous ground cover; can become weedy and invade lawns. Part to Full Shade. Astilbe Feathery plumes of colorful flowers. Part to Full Shade.
Growing Perennials from Seed
Easy to grow perennials from seed. "Beginners should start with those perennials that are easiest to grow from seed. Try black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia), catmint (Nepeta), perennial geranium, centranthus, aster, purple coneflower (Echinacea), armeria, snow-in-summer (Cerastium), or yarrow (Achillea)."
Organic Gardening Easy Perennial Flowers for Beginners
10 Tips on Dividing Perennial Plants - Fine Gardening Article - Detailed info including a video and list of plants and when they can be divided.
How to split a Hosta - gardenfuzzgarden
Growing a Cut Flower Garden
5 Tips: Keep Deer Out of the Garden
5 Tips to Keep Deer Out of the Garden Plant rosemary, or other Mediterranean herbs, such as oregano, sage and thyme. Deer generally dislike the fragrance.
A guide to hardy plants for multiple zones with tips and ideas for a successful perennial garden. (only states Hostas as needing shade versus sun. you'll have to do the leg work for everything else).
Iris cristata /Dwarf crested iris is easy to grow. The primary requirement is well-drained soil and partial shade
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5 hardy perennials to plant once and enjoy for years to come!
13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck
We asked our go-to garden experts for their favorite hardy and inexpensive annuals, perennials, shrubs, and trees.
Replanting My Iris After Dividing
How to Successfully Replant Your Iris! - design-h-ideas
Spring Garden Guide
Overgrown Perennials Early or Midspring Give older perennials new life by dividing them. Dig up varieties (such as Siberian iris, aster, coreopsis, yarrow, and many hostas) that form dense clumps and split them apart. They'll bloom better when t