Canna generalis Phasion
(Plant Patent 10,569 Expired) Tropicanna canna lily is the peak in "shock gardening." Canna 'Phasion', better known as Tropicanna canna is an incredible introduction from Jan Potgeither of South Africa. Canna 'Phasion' is a sport of the ever-popular Canna 'Wyoming'. Even without flowers you would surely grow Canna 'Phasion' for the foliage...purple with dramatic stripes of yellow and red evenly spaced throughout the leaf. Atop the 7' tall stems throughout the summer are wonderfully gaudy…
Texas Red Yucca, Hesperaloe parviflora, 25 desert seeds, hummingbird favorite, graceful form, drought tolerant, xeriscape plant, cold hardy
This terrific little yucca sends up arching 4' stems of bright red flowers, a great architectural addition to any xeriscape garden. It requires no attention, thrives in scorching sun, miserable soil and needs little water. As the plant develops, the fronds of red flowers multiply, each blooming in succession for months. Surprisingly, this Yucca also does well in extremely cold winters, is hardy all the way up through zone 5. Graceful and delicate, Texas Red Yucca makes a terrific specimen…
Thai Garden Design Ongoing Projects - The Thai Landscaping Experts
Amongst all the greenery of tropical foliage, plants and palms, brilliant splashes of colour in contemporary Thai gardens can be provided by the Ginger plant family. Consisting of 45 genera containing 700 species, the Gingers are a varied family. A...
Flowering Shrubs: Summer Color that Beats the Heat | Premier Nursery
Flowering Shrubs Summer Color That Beats the Heat! North Texas summers bring extended heat, drought, and less than I deal conditions for plant growth making it becomes especially challenging to for most plants to produce blooms. However here in North Texas we have a few perennial
nandina_obsession This new and distinctive nandina is an upright, compact, dense grower with brilliant red new foliage, and richer color than ordinary nandinas. FEATURES Bloom/Feature Deep-red young foliage Plant Type Shrubs Evergreen or Deciduous Evergreen USDA Zones 6,7,8,9,10 Zone Detail Hardy to -10 F Key Features year-round interest, dwarf Use accent, container, mass planting, slope Exposure Full-sun to Part-shade Bloom Season none Dimension 3-4' H x 3-4' W
It’s colorful, it’s heat- and drought- tolerant, and it’s ideal for your Texas garden. Read about red yucca and other plants that thrive in summer heat on the blog.
Longfield Gardens offers an excellent selection of quality canna lily bulbs. These fast-growing, heat-loving plants have decorative foliage and exotic flowers that attract hummingbirds.