Great Perennials to Look Forward to This Year

By March 20, 2018No Comments

One of the best parts of springtime is the chance to browse the beautiful perennials at local nurseries in Fargo, ND. At S & S Landscaping Co. Inc., we have all the flowers you need to make your garden a splash this season. Here are just a few of our favorite perennials for you to try.

Fire and Ice Hosta

This hosta grows close to the ground and flourishes in partial sun. It is low-maintenance, attracts hummingbirds and has a unique lavender flower when it blooms.

Stella de Oro Daylily

Lilies are a classic in any flowerbed, and this “Stella de Oro” is no exception. Its deep yellow blooms attract butterflies, and it blooms from late spring to late summer. It’s hard to believe because of its gorgeous appearance, but this lily requires very little maintenance.

Strawberry Seduction Yarrow

A member of the “Saucy Seduction” yarrow family, this perennial has showy pink flowers and a beautiful fragrance. It, too, attracts butterflies, and grows up to two feet high for extra visibility in your yard.

Queen Victoria Lobelia

Commonly referred to as a cardinal flower, this lobelia flourishes in full to part sun, and looks particularly lovely in a rain garden. It has flashy leaves and is able to tolerate deer, rabbits and overly damp soil. You’re sure to get plenty of compliments with this hardy bloomer!

Jacob’s Ladder

You can bet that most any nursery in Fargo, ND worth its salt has a nice selection of Jacob’s Ladder perennials. That’s because this plant is a crowd favorite. It has the complete package: beautiful flowers, a cascading appearance and the ability to self-seed for even more lovely blooms in the years to come.

Firewitch Dianthus

This easy grower, also known as the “Cheddar Pink” dianthus, is easy to grow and maintain, and has a fantastic magenta flower color. It enjoys as much sun as it can get, and looks good in just about any spot you plant it. Enjoy its lovely blooms in May and June.

Peach Flambe Coral Bells

Peach Flambe is a member of the Heuchera family, and its showy flowers make it a popular perennial choice. It is low maintenance and expands to fill its area quite nicely. If you’re looking for a plant that will be blooming for all the holiday fun during midsummer, this one is a great choice. Water frequently to keep it happy all season long.

Cheyenne Spirit Coneflower

This coneflower is a member of the Echinacea family, and attracts an array of wonderful butterflies and birds. It is an easy keeper, adapting to even rocky or shallow soil. Even if you forget to deadhead, you’ll still be able to count on this hardy flower making a reappearance. But take a few minutes to deadhead regularly, and you’ll see the Cheyenne Spirit burst into extra glorious blossom from June to August.

Stop by S & S Landscaping Co. Inc., your trusted nursery in Fargo, ND, and we’ll help you find all the perennials you need for a beautiful garden this spring and summer.

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