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Heliotrope
Cherry Pie, Mary Fox, White Queen — they all refer to that old, cottage garden beauty, Heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens). Hard to find for many years, this little darling is making a comeback. Heliotrope flowers were a favorite in grandmother’s garden and heliotrope care a regular part of her summer routine. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water regularly and thoroughly. Container grown plants should be watered thoroughly when the surface of the soil just begins to dry. FERTILIZER: Feed your Heliotrope monthly while it is actively growing, using a bloom type fertilizer (7-9-5) according to label directions. FLOWERING: Assorted colors.  SOIL: Well-drained soil is essential to prevent root rot. DISEASE: Spray gomphrena with silicone oil NMI-500 or NMI-15 to prevent cutworms, aphids and beetles.
Dusty Miller
Dusty Miller are an easy to grow perennial. Dusty Miller is grown for it's silvery-gray, fern-like foliage. Dusty Miller makes terrific border and edging plants, offering a striking contrast to the colorful flowers and green colors of your lawn and garden. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 10 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Dusty Miller is drought-tolerant and doesn't grow well in damp, soggy soil. FERTILIZER: Dusty Miller is a light feeder and too much fertilizer may result in a weak, leggy plant that requires more water. It benefits from a light application of a general-purpose, slow-release fertilizer in early spring. FLOWERING: If allowed, the plants will produce flowers. Some gardeners pinch off the buds, as they are growing these plants strictly for the attractive foliage. DISEASE: Dusty Miller are resistant to insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Canna Tropical
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—with ruffled spikes tapering to refined buds. These perennials come in a vast variety of color and boast immense, often-veined, paddle-shaped leaves and sheathing leafstalks in shades of green or bronze. With their great reedy canes and palmy foliage, cannas would be magnificent even if they never bloomed. However, they keep blossoming from late spring or early summer to frost. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Cannas do best with a good supply of water, so water the plants during the summer if the rainfall is less than 1 inch per week. Water freely in a dry spell. FERTILIZER: Use general fertilizer when blooming. FLOWERING: Summer and Fall. Red, Pink, Orange, Yellow, White flowers. SOIL: Use sandy or rocky soils. DISEASE: Slugs, snails, spider mites, and caterpillars may be problems. Refer to growers instructions.
Carnation
Carnations are very popular as boutonnieres, in corsages, bouquets, and in a wide range of floral arrangements. They grow big, full blooms on strong, straight stems. Their blooms last a long time. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 3 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer once or twice a month. FLOWERING: White, Pink and Red. SOIL: They prefer full sun and a rich, well drained soil. DISEASE: Carnations have few problems with insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide as appropriate.
Lavender
A member of the Mint family, Lavender is the most popular of aromatic herbs. Since ancient Roman times and before, people have loved Lavender for its beautiful, fresh scent. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 5 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: These plants do well in most soils. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer once or twice during the growing season. FLOWERING: Lavender is attractive with it's grayish foliage. When in bloom, the Lavender scent drifts pleasantly across the yard. SOIL: These plants do well in most soils, but a well drained soil is a must. DISEASE: Contact Grower for instructions.
Marigold
Marigold plants are a very prolific, easy to grow annual flower. Kids love 'em and adults love 'em too. Marigold flowers are available in a variety of colors, including white, yellow, orange, red and mixed colors. Marigold Flowers will bloom from mid-summer all the way until frost. They can be used for indoor arrangements, but give off a pungent odor that is sometimes too strong indoors. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer once a month. FLOWERING: Marigold Flowers will bloom from mid-summer all the way until frost. SOIL: Marigold plants like rich, well drained soil, but are very tolerant of average to slightly poor soils. DISEASE: Insects largely avoid Marigolds. Insects do not like it's pungent odor. This is why Marigolds make good companion plants. You can even make an insect repellent spray from these plants.
Hollyhock
Hollyhocks are natives of Asia. They have heart shaped leaves and bloom from July to September in most areas. Tall Hollyhock flowers make great backgrounds, borders, or even fences. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 3 through 10 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water as needed to keep the soil moist at all times. FERTILIZER: Adding a general purpose fertilizer once a month will result in bigger, fuller blooms. FLOWERING: Colors include white, yellow, crimson, pink, rose, and red. SOIL: Hollyhock likes rich, well drained soil. DISEASE: Insects problems are not too common and can be treated with insecticides and insecticidal soaps.
Lobelia
Lobelia are profuse summertime bloomers. As a matter of fact, these cool weather flowers will bloom all the way to frost. They are a popular, easy to grow annual flower, native to a wide range of North and South America. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 4 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water frequently during during dry spells. FERTILIZER: For peak performance, add a general purpose fertilizer once a month. FLOWERING: Colors include white, blue, purple, pink, and crimson. Blue is the most popular. SOIL: Lobelias like rich, wet soil. DISEASE: Insects and disease problems are infrequent. Apply insecticides or fungicides only as needed.
Impetions
Impetions is a Victorian garden favorite. It is a quick growing summer annual flower, with gardenia-like blooms. Continuous blooms grow on top of a bushy plant with glossy leaves. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. Don't allow the roots to remain wet. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer regularly for optimum growth. FLOWERING: Colors include shades of white, pink, rose, violet, and red. SOIL: Impetions like rich, well drained soil. DISEASE: Insects problems are not too common and can be treated with insecticides and insecticidal soaps.
Lantana
Lantana belong to the verbena family. They grow much taller than the well-known annual verbena, but the small clusters of tubular flowers are similar, and they bloom as freely. The flowers may be red, orange, yellow, white, pink or lavender. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 7 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Throughout the entire growing season water regularly. Lantana should never dry out. FERTILIZER: In the spring when new growth begins, fertilize lighting using a balanced fertilizer such as 10-10-10. A second application may be required during mid-summer. Lantana respond well to liquid and slow release fertilizers. FLOWERING: Flowers in many different colors. SOIL: Lantana adapt to most soil conditions that bedding plants would grow in but like a slightly acid (6.5 or lower), well-drained soil. DISEASE: Refer to growers instructions.
Oxalis
If you’re decorating for a St. Patrick’s Day party, you’ll want to include a potted shamrock plant or several shamrock houseplants. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water two to three times a month, allowing soil to dry out between waterings. FERTILIZER: Fertilize after watering with a balanced houseplant food. FLOWERING: Boolms in veriety of colors. SOIL: Soil should remain lightly moist during times of growth. DISEASE: Contact grower for details.
Nasturtium
If there is a secret flower growing in the gardening world, it is Nasturtiums. These easy to grow annuals offer a lot of benefits to you the gardener, and to other plants in your garden. Here are some of the benefits you enjoy with these flowers. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Grow them in poor soils and if anything, keep the soil dry. FERTILIZER: Reguar feeding is not necceserry. Contact grower for details. FLOWERING: Nasturtium flowers come in a variety of colors. SOIL: Grow them in poor soils and if anything, keep the soil dry. DISEASE: Contact grower for details.