Key Terms:

Wd-well drained; M-moist; W-woodland; Hr-humus rich; DH-deadhead; P-poor; S-sandy; Ps-part shade; X-excellent; Gc- ground cover; N-neutral; A-acid; Lm-leaf mould; F-fertile; Mt-moisture retentive; Alk-alkaline;

Helpful Hint: deadhead spent blooms for a cleaner look & to keep new blooms arriving. Amend the garden soil for extra rewards!

Plant Name Series Lite requirements-soil requirements-height in CM, brief description
Ageratum Aloha & High Tide Sun-avg- 18-30" medium blue
Alyssum different colors Ps-avg- 4" nice for borders, trim back if it goes to seed
Aster different varieties Sun-avg- 12-36", several different varieties, excellent for fall bloom
Begonias Wax Sun/Ps-avg- 6", red,white,coral,bi-color or pink flowers. Green or bronze leaves
Cabba /Kale different varieties Sun-avg- 8", pink, white or red nice for fall color
Calendula Pacifac Beauty Sun-avg- 28", for summer &fall, brilliant display of color, use petals in hand cream
Celosia different varieties Sun-wd- 6-30" long lasting blooms, good dried, you'll be happy to have this in your garden
Cobaea cup & saucer vine sun-avg- 20', planted around our perennial log house every year, V.V. POPULAR- pots
Coleus different varieties Ps-wd- 12", colorful foliage, excellent shade plant
Cosmos different varieties Sun-wd- 28-36" compact, semi-double blooms, very showy
Dahlia mix, individual & pot varieties Sun-avg- 12", mix colors, semi-double 2 1/2" blooms
Dianthus Ideal Mix 10" fantastic summer blooms… very hardy mixture of colors
D'Miller Silver Dust & Cirrus Sun-wd- 8" silver-grey foliage, it may last in the garden, as is, several years
Dried small assort. sun-avg, statice(annual & perennial),chinese lantern, silver dollar plus others
Gazania different mixes Sun-wd-8" flowers close at night, great for hot dry area....sold in 4/paks
Gypsophilia Gypsy Rose Sun-avg- 8" small double light pink flowers, great filler & in beds
Heliotrope Marine Sun-wd- 24" purple, vanilla scented, atracts bees
Impatience many colors the perfect bedding plant for shady & semi sun….self cleaning…prfect & colorful
Lavatera rose Sun-wd- 28" 4" flowers with waxy sheen, georgeous
Lisianthus blue & rose Sun-wd- 8", beautiful cup-shaped double flowers, sold in 4/paks
Lobelia Uprite & trailing Ps-wd , blues, white, red, upright & trailing & mixes
M. Glory mix,blue/red Sun-M- 12', sold in large & large cagged pots- heavenly blue the most popular
Marigold many varieties & colors Sun-avg ,8-20" different shades & heights of yellows, oranges, reds, mixes & bi-colors
Marigold Lulu/L.Giant Ps-wd- 18" very colorful, fills in nice, makes a great super fantastic fall display of colors
Nasturium various colors Sun-dry- 12" ,good old fashioned Nasturiums, good for poor soil; Grandma's favourite
Nemophilia Baby Blue Eyes Sun-Ps 12" lovely filler plant
Nictoiana Mixes sun-Ps 24" lovely colors nice border plant
Pansy/Viola faces & plain & frost hardy Sun/Ps-wd- 6" beautiful happy faces
Petunia Dbl, single, wave Sun-avg- 10" , many varieties color & habit. Waves 1/POT- $3.39
Poppy Shirley Sun-wd-20" single, delicate & popular. Self seeding
Portulaca different colors Sun-wd- 6", moss rose, gorgeous blooms
Ricinus Castor Oil Plant Sun-wd- 8', very large & tropical in appearance- sold in individual pots
Rudbeckia Indian Summer Sun-wd- 12-30" very popular , great show of color for fall, self seeds for next years flws
Salvia Assorted/farinacea Sun/Ps-wd- 12-30" red, white,burgundy, bi-color & mix
Snaps Assorted Sun/Ps-avg-12"-3' , individual & mixed colors
Spanish Daisy profusion Sun/Ps-avg- 8",prostrate branches with delicate white daisy's, great filler...popular
Stocks Mix Sun/Ps-wd-12", highly recommended for bedding plants
Sunflower different colors & heights Sun-avg-1-6', makes a great fall show of color
Sw Pea Mix Sun-HR-6', 6-7"large blooms per stem
Thunbergia Blk Eyed Susan Vine Sun-wd-vine-great for hanging baskets & containers, mixed colors - sold in 4/paks
Torenia Wishbone Flower Sun/Ps-wd-8", looks like a minature pansy
Verbena Assorted incl BONARIENSIS Sun-wd- 10", very pretty, mixed , bonariensis(20") lilac color- a must! (4/pk) -self seeding for next year
Zinnia different varieties Sun-wd-1-30", zinnias like it very HOT, dry & sunny