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Perennials in Karhula gardens

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Campanula glomerata - Clustered Bellflower

Campanula glomerata – Clustered Bellflower

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9° C (-40° F)
Bloom Color:
Medium Blue
Blue-Violet
Violet/Lavender
Purple
White/Near White
Bloom Time:
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Foliage:
Herbaceous
Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)
Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including [...]

Canna - Lucifer

Canna – Lucifer

Canna – Lucifer Indica

Canna - Picasso

Canna – Picasso

Canna – Picasso Indica

Cinquefoil - Potentilla atrosanguinea 'Rot'

Cinquefoil – Potentilla atrosanguinea ‘Rot’

These could be the hardiest plants in our garden that flower. Planted in large bed (2007) and also now in red bed (2008).

Clematis  'Blue Angel'

Clematis ‘Blue Angel’

Bought in a sale, planted in 2007.
Update 2008: added pictures

Clematis  'Summer Snow' aka Paul Farges

Clematis ‘Summer Snow’ aka Paul Farges

Bought for M as a present in 2005. Planted on Apple tree that is dying.

Coreopsis 'Early Sunrise'

Coreopsis ‘Early Sunrise’

Coreopsis ‘Early Sunrise’ planted at the border of the large bed, together with Echinacea Magnus

Coreopsis auriculata - Tickseed Syykaunosilmä

Coreopsis auriculata – Tickseed Syykaunosilmä

Common name: Tickseed
Family: Asteraceae, Aster
Height x width: 6-18″ x 1-3′
Growth rate: moderate to fast
Foliage: entire, opposite or lobed
Flowers: yellow, daisy-like, 2 circles of bracts around flower heads, mostly summer
Hardiness: zones 3-5 to 7-9
Soil: well-drained
Light: full sun
Pests and problems: leaf spots, rusts, wilt, aphids, plant bugs, beetles
Landscape habit, uses: front of border, groundcover, underplanting
Other interest: seeds [...]

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Domino'

Coreopsis grandiflora ‘Domino’

Coreopsis grandiflora ‘Domino’
Planted in kidney shaped bed, autumn 2008.

Coreopsis verticillata - Threadleaf Coreopsis

Coreopsis verticillata – Threadleaf Coreopsis

Planted, in 2006, next to bird feeder and also in open forest.

Coreopsis verticillata - Tickseed 'Moonbeam'

Coreopsis verticillata – Tickseed ‘Moonbeam’

Threadleaf Coreopsis, Tickseed ‘Moonbeam’ (Coreopsis verticillata)
Syyskaunosilmä
Family: Asteraceae, Aster
Height x width: 6-18″ x 1-3′
Growth rate: moderate to fast
Foliage: entire, opposite or lobed
Flowers: yellow, daisy-like, 2 circles of bracts around flower heads, mostly summer
Hardiness: zones 3-5 to 7-9
Soil: well-drained
Light: full sun
Pests and problems: leaf spots, rusts, wilt, aphids, plant bugs, beetles
Landscape habit, uses: front of border, groundcover, [...]