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100+ Plants and Flowers that Start with “B”

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Bishop’s Miter (Astrophytum Myriostigma)

Astrophytum myriostigma

  • Common Name: Bishop’s Miter
  • Scientific Name: Astrophytum Myriostigma
  • Type: Cactus/Succulent
  • Water: Dry to Medium
  • Soil PH: 6.1 to 7.8
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Special Characteristics: Container, Tolerates Drought
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 9 to 11
  • Height At Maturity: 6″ to 12″
  • Sun: Full Sun to Part Shade

Bishop’s weed (Aegopodium podagraria “Variegatum”)

bishop's weed_Aegopodium podagraria_ 'Variegatum'

  • Common Name: Bishop’s weed
  • Scientific Name: Aegopodium podagraria “Variegatum”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.1 to 6.5
  • Flower Color: White
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 6-12″
  • Sun: Full sun to part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Bishop’s wort (Stachys officinalis)

bishop's wort_Stachys officinalis

  • Common Name: Bishop’s wort
  • Scientific Name: Stachys officinalis
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Reddish-purple
  • Special Characteristics: Deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy to grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 18-24″
  • Sun: Full sun

Bistort (Persicaria bistorta “Superba”)

bistort_Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'

  • Common Name: Bistort
  • Scientific Name: Persicaria bistorta “Superba”
  • Type: perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5.5-7.5
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds, Deer resistant
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 7
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36′
  • Sun: Part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black cohosh (Actaea racemosa)

black-cohosh_Actaea-racemosa

  • Common Name: Black cohosh
  • Scientific Name: Actaea racemosa
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5-6
  • Flower Color: White
  • Special Characteristics: Fragrant, Tolerates rabbit
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 48-72″
  • Sun: Full Shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black hellebore (Helleborus niger)

black-hellebore_Helleborus-niger

  • Common Name: Black hellebore
  • Scientific Name: Helleborus niger
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 7-8
  • Flower Color: White fading to blush pink with yellow stamens
  • Special Characteristics: Showy, cut flowers, tolerates deer
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 8-15″
  • Sun: Part shade to full shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black hellebore (Helleborus niger)

black hellebore_Helleborus niger

  • Common Name: Black hellebore
  • Scientific Name: Helleborus niger
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 7-8
  • Flower Color: White fading to blush pink with yellow stamens
  • Special Characteristics: Deer-resistant, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy-to-grow, poisonous
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 8-15″
  • Sun: Part shade to full shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia “Herbstsonne”)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia 'Herbstsonne'

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia “Herbstsonne”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.8-7.2
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 48-74″
  • Sun: Full sun

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii “Goldsturm”)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii “Goldsturm”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 5.6-7.5
  • Flower Color: Yellow rays with black center disk
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Yellow-orange rays with purple-brown center
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta “Autumn Colors”)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia hirta 'Autumn Colors'

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta “Autumn Colors”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
  • Flower Color: Bicolor shades of yellow, orange, red and brown with a brown cone
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, cut flowers, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3-7
  • Height At Maturity: 18-24″
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta “Indian Summer”)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer'

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta “Indian Summer”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5.6 to 6.0
  • Flower Color: Bright yellow rays and purplish-brown center disks
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 7
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta “Prairie Sun”)

black-eyed Susan_Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun'

  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta “Prairie Sun”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
  • Flower Color: Yellow-tipped orange rays with green center disk
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, cut flowers, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 30-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta)

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  • Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta
  • Type: Prennial
  • Water: moderate to dry
  • Soil PH: 6.8 to 7.2
  • Flower Color: Yellow, orange, red with maroon to orange banding at petal bases
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, container, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 10
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 48″
  • Sun: Full
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta)

black-eyed-Susan_Rudbeckia-hirta

  • Common Name: Black-Eyed Susan
  • Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 6.5 to 6.8
  • Flower Color: Yellow to orange-yellow rays and dark brown centers
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, Deer resistant
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 7
  • Height At Maturity: 24″-36″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blackberry lily (Iris domestica)

blackberry lily_Iris domestica

  • Common Name: Blackberry lily
  • Scientific Name: Iris domestica
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5-6
  • Flower Color: Orange dotted with red
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5 to 10
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Bladder campion (Silene vulgaris)

bladder campion_Silene vulgaris

  • Common Name: Bladder campion
  • Scientific Name: Silene vulgaris
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Dry to medium
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: White
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 7
  • Height At Maturity: 12-18”
  • Sun: Full sun to part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blanket flower (Gaillardia “Arizona Sun”)

blanket flower_Gaillardia 'Arizona Sun'

  • Common Name: Blanket flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia “Arizona Sun”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.1 to 6.5
  • Flower Color: Orange red with yellow-tipped petals
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 10
  • Height At Maturity: 6-12″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blanket flower (Gaillardia × grandiflora “Burgunder”)

blanket flower_Gaillardia × grandiflora 'Burgunder'

  • Common Name: Blanket flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia × grandiflora “Burgunder”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Wine red
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy to grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blanket flower (Gaillardia × grandiflora)

blanket flower_Gaillardia × grandiflora

  • Common Name: Blanket flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia × grandiflora
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.1 to 6.5
  • Flower Color: Yellow, orange, red with maroon to orange banding at petal bases
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, tolerates rabbit, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 10
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blanket Flower (Gaillardia aristata)

blanket-flower_Gaillardia

  • Common Name: Blanket Flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia aristata
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Dry to medium
  • Soil PH: 6.8-7.2
  • Flower Color: Orange-red
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 9″-12″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blanket flower (Gaillardia pulchella)

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  • Common Name: Blanket flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia pulchella
  • Type: Annual
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.8 to 7.2
  • Flower Color: Orange, Red
  • Special Characteristics: Cut Flowers, Good for Containers, Easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 48″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blanket Flower (Gaillardia)

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  • Common Name: Blanket Flower
  • Scientific Name: Gallardia
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.8 to 7.2
  • Flower Color: Yellow, orange, red with maroon to orange banding at petal bases
  • Special Characteristics: Container, Attracts birds and butterflies, deer-resistant, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 48″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blanket flower (Gaillardia)

blanket-flower_Gaillardia

  • Common Name: Blanket flower
  • Scientific Name: Gaillardia
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Dry to medium
  • Soil PH: 6.2 – 7.2
  • Flower Color: Orange red with yellow-tipped petals
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 10
  • Height At Maturity: 6-12′
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blazing star (Liatris aspera)

blazing star_Liatris aspera

  • Common Name: Blazing star
  • Scientific Name: Liatris aspera
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Purple
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds, hummingbirds and butterflies, showy flowers, cut flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blazing star (Liatris scariosa)

blazing star_Liatris scariosa

  • Common Name: Blazing star
  • Scientific Name: Liatris scariosa
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 5.5 to 8.5
  • Flower Color: Reddish purple
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds, hummingbirds and butterflies, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy to grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 24-48″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blazing star (Liatris spicata “Kobold”)

blazing star_Liatris spicata 'Kobold'

  • Common Name: Blazing star
  • Scientific Name: Liatris spicata “Kobold”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Deep purple
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds, hummingbirds and butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, cut flowers, easy to grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 18-30″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blazing Star (Liatris spicata)

Blazing-Star_Liatris-spicata

  • Common Name: Blazing Star
  • Scientific Name: Liatris spicata
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5-8
  • Flower Color: Red-purple
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, Cut flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 24″-48″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Bleeding heart (Dicentra “Burning Hearts”)

bleeding heart_Dicentra 'King of Hearts'

  • Common Name: Bleeding heart
  • Scientific Name: Dicentra “King of Hearts”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5.6-6
  • Flower Color: Carmine-rose
  • Special Characteristics: Tolerates rabbit
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 6-8”
  • Sun: Part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Bleeding heart (Dicentra “Love Hearts”)

bleeding heart_Dicentra 'Love Hearts'

  • Common Name: Bleeding heart
  • Scientific Name: Dicentra “Love Hearts”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5.6-6
  • Flower Color: Yellow-green with white base and purple-red tips
  • Special Characteristics: Tolerates rabbit
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 8-10”
  • Sun: Part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Bleeding heart (Dicentra eximia)

bleeding heart_Dicentra eximia

  • Common Name: Bleeding heart
  • Scientific Name: Dicentra eximia
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5.8 – 6.2
  • Flower Color: Rose pink to purplish red
  • Special Characteristics: Tolerates rabbit, cut flowers, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 12-18”
  • Sun: Part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blood flower (Asclepias curassavica)

blood flower_Asclepias curassavica

  • Common Name: Blood flower
  • Scientific Name: Asclepias curassavica
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.1-7.5
  • Flower Color: Red-orange with yellow hood
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds, hummingbirds and butterflies, showy flowers, easy to grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 9 to 11
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Bloodroot (Sanguinaria Canadensis)

Bloodroot_Sanguinaria-Canadensis

  • Common Name: Bloodroot
  • Scientific Name: Sanguinaria Canadensis
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 5-7
  • Flower Color: White or pink tinged
  • Special Characteristics: Cut flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 6-9″
  • Sun: Full Shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue Barrel Cactus (Ferocactus Glaucescens)

Ferocactus glaucescens

  • Common Name: Blue Barrel Cactus
  • Scientific Name: Ferocactus Glaucescens
  • Type: Cactus/Succulent
  • Water: Dry
  • Soil PH: 6.1 to 7.8
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Special Characteristics: Tolerates Drought, Container
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 9 to 11
  • Height At Maturity: 12″ to 24″
  • Sun: Full Sun to Part Shade

Blue bugloss (Anchusa azurea “Loddon Royalist”)

blue bugloss_Anchusa azurea 'Loddon Royalist'

  • Common Name: Blue bugloss
  • Scientific Name: Anchusa azurea “Loddon Royalist”
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 12-36″
  • Sun: Full sun

Blue Bugloss (Anchusa azurea)

blue-bugloss_Anchusa-azurea

  • Common Name: Blue Bugloss
  • Scientific Name: Anchusa azurea
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 6.1 – 6.5
  • Flower Color: Deep blue to violet
  • Special Characteristics: Cut flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 36″-60″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue cardinal flower (Lobelia siphilitica)

blue cardinal flower_Lobelia siphilitica

  • Common Name: Blue cardinal flower
  • Scientific Name: Lobelia siphilitica
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium to wet
  • Soil PH: 6-8
  • Flower Color: Blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers, easy-to-grow, deer-resistant
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24-36′
  • Sun: Full sun to part shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue daisy (Felicia amelloides)

blue daisy_Felicia amelloides

  • Common Name: Blue daisy
  • Scientific Name: Felicia amelloides
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5.5-7.5
  • Flower Color: Sky blue rays with yellow centers
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, showy flowers, container
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 10 to 11
  • Height At Maturity: 12-24″
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium Angustifolium)

blue-eyed grass_Sisyrinchium angustifolium

  • Common Name: Blue Eyed Grass
  • Scientific Name: Sisyrinchium Angustifolium
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Moderate Moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.6 to 7.8
  • Flower Color: blue, Violet
  • Special Characteristics: Showy Flowers, Cut Flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 18″ to 24″
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: groundcover

Blue false indigo (Baptisia australis)

blue false indigo_Baptisia australis

  • Common Name: Blue false indigo
  • Scientific Name: Baptisia australis
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.8-7.2
  • Flower Color: Indigo blue
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, tolerates rabbit, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 36-48″
  • Sun: Full sun to part shade

Blue flag (Iris versicolor)

blue flag_Iris versicolor

  • Common Name: Blue flag
  • Scientific Name: Iris versicolor
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Tolerates wet soil
  • Soil PH: 5-7
  • Flower Color: Violet blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers, easy-to-grow, deer-resistant
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24-30″
  • Sun: Full sun to part shade

Blue floss (Ageratum houstonianum)

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  • Common Name: Blue Floss
  • Scientific Name: Ageratum houstonianum
  • Type: Annual
  • Water: Medium Moisture
  • Soil PH: 4.5 to 7.5
  • Flower Color: Blue, Pink, White
  • Special Characteristics: Deer resistant, Attracts Birds and Butterflies, easy-to-grow, Container
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 2 to 22
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 48″
  • Sun: Full sun, Partial Shade
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue Globe Thistle (Echinops Bannaticus)

globe thistle_Echinops bannaticus

  • Common Name: Blue Globe Thistle
  • Scientific Name: Echinops Bannaticus
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Needs moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 5.5-5.8
  • Flower Color: Blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers, easy-to-grow, cut flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 4 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 48-72″
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue Marguerite (Felicea amelloides)

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  • Common Name: Blue Marguerite
  • Scientific Name: Felicea amelloides
  • Type: Annual
  • Soil PH: Neutral
  • Flower Color: Blue
  • Special Characteristics: Fragrant, Good for cut flowers,
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 9 through 11
  • Height At Maturity: 180 mm
  • Sun: Likes sun

Blue sage (Salvia azurea)

blue sage_Salvia azurea

  • Common Name: Blue sage
  • Scientific Name: Salvia azurea
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Dry to medium
  • Soil PH: 6.8-7.2
  • Flower Color: Azure blue
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts butterflies, deer-resistant, showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
  • Height At Maturity: 36-60′
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover

Blue Star (Amsonia Ciliata)

blue star_Amsonia ciliata

  • Common Name: Blue Star
  • Scientific Name: Amsonia Ciliata
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Moderate Moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.6 to 7.8
  • Flower Color: blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy Flowers, Attracts Birds and Butterflies, Tolerates Deer
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5 to 9
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 36″
  • Sun: Full Sun to Part Shade

Blue Star (Amsonia Hubrichtii)

blue star_Amsonia hubrichtii

  • Common Name: Blue Star
  • Scientific Name: Amsonia Hubrichtii
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: moderate moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.6 to 7.8
  • Flower Color: blue
  • Special Characteristics: Tolerates deer, attracts birds and butterflies, showy flowers
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5 to 8
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 36″
  • Sun: Full Sun to Part Shade

Bluebeard “Longwood Blue” (Caryopteris x clandonensis)

Bluebeard_Caryopteris

  • Common Name: Bluebeard “Longwood Blue”
  • Scientific Name: Caryopteris x clandonensis
  • Type: Shrub
  • Water: Tolerates drought
  • Soil PH: 6.1-7.8
  • Flower Color: Violet
  • Special Characteristics: Attracts birds and butterflies, fragrant, deer-resistant
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 5-8
  • Height At Maturity: 24″ to 36″
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Sub Type: Deciduous

Bluebell (Campanula Rotundifolia)

bluebell_Campanula rotundifolia

  • Common Name: Bluebell
  • Scientific Name: Campanula Rotundifolia
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Moderate Moisture
  • Soil PH: 6.6 to 8.5
  • Flower Color: Blue
  • Special Characteristics: Showy Flowers, Attracts birds and butterflies, Tolerates Deer
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 3 to 6
  • Height At Maturity: 12″ to 18″
  • Sun: Full Sun to Part Shade

Boat lily (Tradescantia spathacea)

boat lily_Tradescantia spathacea

  • Common Name: Boat lily
  • Scientific Name: Tradescantia spathacea
  • Type: Perennial
  • Water: Medium
  • Soil PH: 4.5 to 7.5
  • Flower Color: White with blue blush
  • Special Characteristics: Showy flowers, easy-to-grow
  • Hardiness Zone(s): 9 to 11
  • Height At Maturity: 6-12′
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Sub Type: Groundcover