Ruby Falls Weeping Redbud Tree is November 2018 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series November 2018 for Erie Colorado landscapes NOVEMBER: Ruby Falls Weeping Redbud Tree Wow! What a garden stunner! This new introduction from North Carolina State University is a fabulous blend of deep maroon, almost black color and the weeping habit so many landscapers like to show off in that special intimate … More Ruby Falls Weeping Redbud Tree is November 2018 Plant of the Month

Ornamental Feather Reed Grass is October 2018 Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series October 2018 for Louisville Colorado landscapes OCTOBER: Ornamental Feather Reed Grasses You see them everywhere as ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed grass in medians, malls, public buildings and residences, but there are several other variegated varieties as well that may make more sense in your landscape. Known as Calamagrostis acutifolia, and … More Ornamental Feather Reed Grass is October 2018 Plant of the Month

Black Eyed Susan is July Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series July 2018 for Boulder and Longmont Colorado landscapes JULY: BLACK EYED SUSAN ‘GOLDSTURM’ Blackeyed Susan or Rudbeckia fulgida is a commonly used perennial orange coneflower. It likes full sun for best blooming, prefers dry organic soils, and will tolerate drought once established. It can wilt easily when first planted, so … More Black Eyed Susan is July Plant of the Month

Blue Muffin Viburnum is June Plant of the Month

Plant of the month series June 2018 for Boulder Colorado landscapes JUNE: BLUE MUFFIN VIBURNUM Viburnum dentatum Blue Muffin is a compact form of Arrowood Viburnum. It has serrated leaves and rich, creamy white flowers in flat topped clusters in mid May through June. Flowers fall and are replaced by vibrant blue berries which birds … More Blue Muffin Viburnum is June Plant of the Month