Perennial List N

Perennial List N

NEPETA

(Catmint), zones 3-8, herb with grayish fragrant foliage and lavender-blue flowers in early summer, shear back after flowering and they will reblooms in the fall.

faassenii, ‘Blue Wonder’, 15-18”. Large foliage, lots of lavender-blue flowers all summer.

‘Dropmore’, 12-15”, deep lavender flowers.

 ‘Junior Walker’, lavender-blue flowers bloom May-Sept.  Blue-green foliage.  Grows 18″ x 30″.

‘Kit Kat’, dark purple-blue flowers June-Sept. 12-15” tall.

 ‘Purrsian Blue’, forms a small, rounded clump of tiny green leaves.  Periwinkle-blue flowers all summer.  14-18″ x 18-30″.

‘Walker’s Low’, 24-36”, Deep lavender flowers June-Aug.

subsessilis ‘Blue Dreams’, rich blue flowers above deep green foliage.  18-24″.

x. ‘Early Bird’, reported to be the earliest blooming of all the catmints.  Violet-purple flowers starting in April, and continuing thru summer.  10-12″ tall.

NIPPONANTHEMUM

nipponicum (Montauk Daisy), 3-4’ bushes!! White daisies are amazingly “fresh” (fresh as a daisy! J) As the rest of the garden goes to sleep in late autumn, this daisy begins its bloom period Sept-Oct.