Described as one of the best large blue hostas available, ‘Big Daddy’ forms a very large mass of thick, chalky blue leaves. The rounded leaves become cupped and puckered when mature. Heavy substance helps to make this hosta more slug resistant
Among the largest blue-leaved hostas, ‘Blue Angel’ (Plantain Lily) is an outstanding perennial forming a gracefully cascading mound of thick, heavily textured, widely oval to wedge-shaped, dark blue-gray to blue-green leaves, 16 in. long (40 cm), with prominent veins slightly ribbed
Bright golden leaves with wide, deep green margins and prominent veining provide the appearance of stained glass. Large, fragrant, pale lavender flowers complement the dramatic foliage. Bold color for foundation and woodland beds in full or dappled shade.
The Younique series is noted for outstanding garden performance, compact growth and heavy flowering. Vibrant display of flower spikes are uniform and early to arrive compared to other astilbe. Propagation is prohibited
Younique Lilac Astilbe has masses of beautiful plumes of lavender flowers with pink overtones at the ends of the stems from early to mid summer, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its ferny compound leaves remain dark green in colour throughout the season
Airy plumes of light peach with a hint of pink move with the slightest breeze. If trying Astilbes in sun, Peach Blossom is the one most tolerant of dry conditions. The lacy and fern-like foliage is vivid green. Works well in a border or in mass planting
Light pink flower plumes are striking against coarsely textured, blue-green foliage. The dense, upright form is perfect in a dappled shade border, woodland garden, or as a groundcover. An excellent cut flower, fresh or dried. Tolerates drier soils than other varieties
A showy bloomer for beautiful summer color in shaded areas. Tall, feathery blooms of deep garnet-red valued for their light, airy quality rise above graceful mounds of bronze-green foliage. Thrives in dappled or full shade borders.
Aptly named, ‘Silver Mound’ has soft, feathery foliage and forms a compact, silky, cushion-like mound. It has many applications in the garden including: edging, rock gardens, pots, or a filler plant for hot, dry areas. It has long been one of the most popular silver foliage plants.
Armeria maritima, commonly called thrift or sea pink, is a compact, low-growing plant which forms a dense, mounded tuft of stiff, linear, grass-like, dark green leaves (to 4″ tall). … ‘Rubrifolia’ features small, rose-pink flowers and purplish-red leaves which spread out to 12″. Foliage turns bronze in the fall
Among the most popular hostas ever introduced, Hosta sieboldiana ‘Frances Williams’ is a large variegated hosta with thick, puckered, strongly veined, broadly heart-shaped, blue-green leaves, 12 in. long (30 cm), widely and irregularly margined greenish-yellow, gradually maturing to creamy-beige.
sieboldiana ‘Elegans’ is a giant blue hosta that turns dark green by mid-summer. Leaves emerge a frosty blue and turn smoky blue as the glaucous coating fades. … Very thick and heavily corrugated leaves for great slug resistance. Long standing variety that holds its popularity due to its size and leaf characteristics.