2018 new varieties: Plant Select

2018 new varieties: Plant Select

View two new perennial standouts for the challenging climates of the high plains and mountain regions.

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New Varieties

Editor's note: We're highlighting the plants from our 2018 New Plant Pavilion. Check out the whole list here or in our February issue!

 

Delosperma Granita™ Raspberry ice plant

Granita™ Raspberry ice plant is a deliciously beautiful new ice plant discovered by John Stireman among his plantings of Fire Spinner®. This new vigorous hybrid and floriferous plant exhibits large, striking, iridescent raspberry flowers that are densely packed. It creates a beautiful, shiny, dark pink carpet for boarder edges or woven throughout a bed underpinning taller perennials and shrubs. Perfect plant for cascading down rocks and slopes. This very hardy every blooming ice plant is sure to capture every gardener’s desire. It blooms late spring through early fall and is hardy in zones 5-8. Add one to your ice plant collection today! 

 

 

Scutellaria scordiifolia Sky’s Edge™ 'Pat Hayward'

This stunning selection of scutellaria was selected in trials for its intense violet-blue flower color, hardiness, long period of bloom and season-long glossy green foliage. Sky’s Edge™ is especially nice when used near garden edges, in rock gardens or even as a container plant. This perennial is easy to grow and very long-lived, adding beauty and habitat-friendly features to a wide variety of gardens. Hardy from zones 5-10. 
For more: plantselect.org

 

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