17 Low-Maintenance Plants and Dwarf Shrubs. Quartz Rose Verbena. This groundcover blooms profusely all season. Dwarf Globe Blue Spruce. The dwarf globe blue spruce should be planted in full sun. Purple Prince Butterfly Bush. Firelight Spiraea. Quartz Burgundy Verbena. Rockspray Cotoneaster. Blue Lyme Grass. Wooly Thyme.
DIY Network offers 15 low-maintenance plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.
Best Plants for Landscape Edging. Alyssum. Compact and fast-growing, alyssum is an annual in most areas. Barrenwort. A top pick for edging shaded landscape beds, barrenwort is a perky little perennial that blooms in spring with spidery flowers in shades of pink, purple, orange, yellow, and white. Bloody geranium.
Common annuals are marigold, vinca, begonia, coleus, zinnia, impatiens, petunia, nasturtium and pentas. But climate plays a big role in determing an annual plant's lifecycle â€” some varieties of daisies, geranium, lantana, mandevilla, pansies and verbena are perennials in warm climates.
Discover 10 plants that will work great in a small garden.. As home lots continue to shrink, one of the biggest decisions is what to plant in the landscape.. of the finest varieties for smaller gardens, with upright structure, and pale green leaves
Explore Emily Henderson Design's board "Backyard Plants" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Backyard plants, Landscaping ideas and Diy landscaping ideas.. Green Lavender Cotton (Santolina rosmarinifolia) , Hardy, evergreen, dwarf .