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Top 5 Perennials for Your Garden
By Tammy Sons
Every gardener wants to keep his garden green and lively. We all wish to make it look beautiful and serene. To keep the garden green throughout the year, you can plant many great perennials that survive for two to three years. Some of them have a life cycle of more than three years so if you plant them then you can expect greenery for many years.
To choose the best plants for your garden it is crucial to know about them so that you can take the right decision. Some of the plants are meant to be grown outside in the garden and some are meant to be grown indoors. Some of the perennial plants need little care and maintenance and thus they prove to be a great addition to the home garden.
Some popular perennial plants that you can grow in your garden are—
This is a lovely plant to be grown in your garden which blooms throughout summer to winter season. They can grow about 1 foot in height and produce beautiful golden yellow flowers which are very attractive. The common name for this plant is Blanket Flower.
Shockwave Phlox plant produces golden and pink colored flowers that bloom during the summers. This plant can grow about 18 inches in height. It can be planted in moist but well drained soil. They perform best in area that receives good amount of sunlight.
The Misaka Peony can be grown for their beautiful cream or yellow colored flowers. The flowers look really dramatic and the plant can survive in full sunlight. They are suitable to be grown in moist and well drained soil.
This is a great garden plant which looks wonderful when grown with Arizona Apricot. They produce pink colored flowers during the summer season and can be grown in well drained soil. They love full sunlight and can grow about 2 feet in height. This plant attracts insects and butterflies and hence you can expect many beautiful butterflies fluttering over the plant in your garden.
This is another plant to be grown in moist soil with full sunlight. They produce wonderful orange colored flowers that enhance the look of your garden. This plant can grow about 5 feet in height and about 2 feet in width.
These are some of the many great perennial plants that you can grow in your garden for a colorful display for different types of flowers. With their long life span and low maintenance you can easily grow them in your garden.