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These are sun and part sun perennials that are new this season:

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Achillea 'Paprika'

Achillea 'Paprika' is a nice yarrow with red petals and sulphur-yellow centers blooming 24" high on strong stems over lacy green, fern-like foliage. This is one of the best red yarrows we've grown and works great in the hot, dry garden.


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    Agastache 'Little Adder'

    Agastache 'Little Adder' is a compact and floriferous, well-branched and easy to grow anise hyssop with lavender-purple flowers that bloom all summer long on 18" high spikes over anise scented foliage. It is a hummingbird and butterfly favorite and is a terrific addition to the late summer garden. (PP#26514)


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    Allium 'Medusa'

    Allium 'Medusa' is a selection of curly allium that is similar to Allium s. glaucum and Allium 'Blue Eddy' but on a larger scale. The thin blue-green blades grow with a bit of a twist and in August they are topped with 1 1/2 to 2" light purple flowers. (PPAF)


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    Anemone 'Whirlwind'

    Anemone 'Whirlwind' makes a great centerpiece in the fall garden with its 3' tall, semi-double white flowers on wiry stems above a base of deep-green, divided leaves. They spread to form a colony so give them 2 to 3 feet of space.


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    Asclepias incarnata

    Asclepias incarnata, swamp milkweed, is a beautiful native perennial with clusters of upturned pink flowers in June and July.  The fragrant, vanilla scented flowers bloom on 24 to 48" stems and are a favorite of butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees.  Give it evenly moist soil for the best growth.


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    Asclepias tuberosa

    Asclepias tuberosa (butterfly weed) has flat orange flower clusters that bloom in early to mid summer at the tops of tall stems with green, lance shaped foliage. In Michigan they grow wild along hot and dry, sandy banks and slopes, so you don't need to water these after planting.


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    Baptisia australis

    Baptisia australis is a large, shrub-like perennial with purplish-blue flowers in early summer on 2' tall spikes over bushy mounds of soft, blue-green foliage. Each clump grows about 3' tall by 3' wide and makes a nice background plant in the sunny garden.


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    Clematis 'Alionushka'

    Clematis 'Alionushka' is a semi-vining plant growing 5 to 6' tall with nodding, bell-shaped rose-pink flowers with flared, somewhat twisting petals.  Grow it up a small shrub, cascade it over a wall, or let is scramble through the perennial garden.  It flowers from June to Sept. and can be pruned back hard in spring.


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    Clematis 'Arabella'

    Clematis 'Arabella' has many 2 - 3" blue-violet flowers that fade to blue, flowering the most in midsummer with some sporadic rebloom into the fall.  It is a compact, herbaceous perennial, growing about 6' high, and is non-clinging so does well growing through open shrubs or trailing through the garden.


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    Clematis 'Gravetye Beauty'

    Clematis 'Gravetye Beauty' is a Texensis hybrid with 2 1/2" tulip-shaped reddish-pink flowers that bloom from July to Sept.  It can grow 9' high and will grasp a trellis or other support with curling petioles.  It dies back, so prune to the ground in early spring.


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    Clematis 'Helios'

    Clematis 'Helios' has many nodding 2 to 4" fragrant yellow flowers in late summer to fall, followed by large attractive seed heads.  It grows 6 to 9' high and could be helped along a trellis or allowed to scramble through the garden or over a wall.


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    Clematis 'Hendryetta'

    Clematis 'Hendryetta' has nodding, lightly fragrant, 2 - 3" rosy lavender flowers that emerge along the stem rather than only at the top.  It flowers midsummer to fall and is somewhat compact with a semi-vining habit, growing 3 to 5' high. (PP#16589)


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    Clematis 'Markham's Pink'

    Clematis 'Markham's Pink' has small 2- 3" double light-pink flowers early in the year, in April and May, followed by attractive seed heads.  It is vigorous growing, to 10' high, and is great grown up a trellis or pergola.  Since it flowers in spring on old wood you should trim it back after flowering, if needed, or whenever you want to keep its size contained.


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    Clematis 'Minuet'

    Clematis 'Minuet' has small 2" nodding reddish-purple flowers with a creamy white central bar.  It flowers profusely from mid summer to fall, with the flowers being replaced by very showy seed heads, and it is very vigorous, growing 8 to 12' high.  


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    Clematis 'My Angel'

    Clematis My Angel ® (cultivar name 'Engelina') is a vigorous, small flowering type with nodding flowers that appear in small clusters in late summer.  The 1 to 1.5" flowers start with purple/red outsides and open to reveal a yellow inside, with tan around the edges.  It grows 6 to 9' high and can be pruned back to the ground in fall or early spring.


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    Clematis 'Princess Diana'

    Clematis 'Princess Diana' grows 8 to 10' high with 2" tulip-shaped, reddish-pink flowers that bloom profusely from July to September once established.


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    Clematis 'Purpurea Plena Elegans'

    Clematis 'Purpurea Plena Elegans' has 2 to 3" wide, multi-petaled, dusky-mauve blossoms from midsummer to fall on vigorous stems that can grow 10 to 12 feet high.  Trim it back in the spring or whenever you need to control its height or spread.  


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    Clematis 'Rooguchi'

    Clematis 'Rooguchi' is a Clematis integrifolia hybrid that is a semi-vining plant growing 6 to 8' tall with support. In the summer it produces masses of wonderful 2" long, pendant, violet-purple, bell-shaped flowers.


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    Echinacea 'Pow Wow Wildberry'

    Echinacea 'Pow Wow Wildberry' is a shorter coneflower with rich magenta-pink petals around a golden yellow cone on 24" stems. It flowers for a long time with nicely fragrant flowers and makes a very nice addition to the sunny border.


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    Eupatorium 'Atropurpureum'

    Eupatorium 'Atropurpureum' is a native wetland plant that creates a bold architectural backdrop in the rich, moist garden. It grows 6 to 8 feet tall and is topped with rosy-purple flowers in late summer.


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    Geranium 'Crystal Rose'

    Geranium 'Crystal Rose' forms a dense mat of aromatic, glossy green foliage that is covered with hot pink flowers in early summer with repeat blooming until fall. It flowers 12" high and forms a slow spreading mound. (PP#20809)


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    Gypsophila 'Double Snowflake'

    Gypsophila 'Double Snowflake' forms a 24 to 36" mound of mostly double, airy white flowers in midsummer over fine, blue-green foliage.


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    Hibiscus 'Ballet Slippers'

    Hibiscus 'Ballet Slippers' has 7" wide, ruffled white petals with a deep red eye and blush-pink edges.  The petals overlap for a very full looking flower and it blossoms from top to bottom for a long flowering time in late summer into fall.  It is also Proven Winners ® perennial selection. (PPAF)


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    Hibiscus 'Blue River II'

    Hibiscus 'Blue River II' forms a 4 to 5' tall shrub-like plant of bluish-green foliage covered with large, pure white flowers with no contrasting eye from late summer to fall. It forms an impressive sized clump and the flowers get bigger and better as it matures.


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    Hibiscus 'Crown Jewels'

    Hibiscus 'Crown Jewels' (PP#11857) is a compact plant, growing 2 1/2 to 3' high, with dark purple, maple-like foliage and nicely contrasting 7 - 8" ruffled white flowers with a streaky, radiating red eye.


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    Hibiscus 'Little Prince'

    Hibiscus 'Little Prince' has large 10" flowers on a compact 2 1/2 to 3' high plant. The flowers are a blend of lavender with pink edges, lightly ruffled, with a dark reddish-purple eye. It has a very long flowering season from midsummer to fall. (PP#23466)


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    Hibiscus 'My Valentine'

    Hibiscus 'My Valentine' (PP#24108) grows about 4' high, has bright green, maple-like foliage that forms a nice mounding habit, and large 8-9”, pure velvety red flowers cover the plants from late summer into fall.


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    Hibiscus 'Small Wonders'

    Hibiscus 'Small Wonders' (PP#24022) has dark maple-like foliage with pink and red striped buds opening white with red and pink markings. It forms a compact 30 to 36" plant and the flowers branch from the top to bottom of the plant for a great display.


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    Hibiscus 'Summer in Paradise'

    Hibiscus 'Summer in Paradise' has red buds that open to 7-8” cerise reddish-pink flowers with a deep red eye over medium green, maple-like foliage.  It forms a nice, uniform clump growing 3 to 3 1/2' high and 3 to 4 ' wide. The flowers also blossom from the top to the bottom of the plant giving it a very long flowering time. (PPAF)


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    Hibiscus 'Summer Storm'
    Hibiscus 'Summer Storm' (PP#20443) has deep wine-purple foliage covered with 8 - 10" pink flowers with dark pink veining and a magenta eye from late summer into fall. It forms a large 4 to 5 foot clump.

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    Humulus 'Willamette'

    Humulus 'Willamette' is a twining vine with papery green flowers and the most common American aroma hop used in beer making.  When mature it can grow 20' in a season and dies back to the ground in the north.


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    Iris 'Cimarron Strip'

    Iris 'Cimarron Strip' has attractive bi-color flowers with peach-pink standards and wine red falls with peach edges and an orange and pink flare at the base. It flowers mid to late spring on 38" stems.


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    Iris 'Lent A. Williamson'

    Iris 'Lent A. Williamson' is an historic bearded Iris introduced in 1918 with lavender-violet standards and velvety purple falls, bronzed and veined at the center. It flowers early to mid spring on 42" stems.


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    Iris 'Mrs. Horace Darwin'

    Iris 'Mrs. Horace Darwin' is an historic, small flowering, bright white intermediate bearded iris with violet haft veins on the falls. It grows to just 21" tall and flowers midseason.


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    Leucanthemum 'Real Dream'

    Leucanthemum 'Real Dream' has a tight clumping habit and large flowers have 3 layers of greenish-yellow petals and large golden centers.  The flowers start out a yellowish color and mature to white. It grows 16" high and 18 to 24" wide and can flower continuously through the summer with deadheading. (PP#25664)


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    Leucanthemum 'Real Neat'

    Leucanthemum 'Real Neat' has a unique flower form with multiple rows of perfectly fluted horizontal petals and solid gold centers. It grows 18" high and 24" wide and can flower continuously through the summer with deadheading. (PP#26185)


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    Monarda 'Balmy Pink'

    Monarda 'Balmy Pink' is a part of a series of mildew resistant, very compact and floriferous bee balm that flower all summer on 16" stems. This variety has light pink flowers over dark green foliage. (PP#26566)


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    Monarda 'Balmy Purple'

    Monarda 'Balmy Purple' is a part of a series of mildew resistant, very compact and floriferous bee balm that flower all summer on 16" stems. This variety has purple flowers over dark green foliage and it is highly popular at the nursery. (PP#25561)


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    Monarda 'Colrain Red'

    Monarda 'Colrain Red' has nice bright red flowers on tall 3 to 4 foot stems with aromatic, mint scented foliage. This variety shows some mildew resistance and is a hummingbird favorite.  Grow in part sun to part shade in moist conditions for best growth.


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    Monarda 'Jacob Cline'

    Monarda 'Jacob Cline' has large deep red flowers with reddish bracts on tall 3 to 4 foot stems.  The aromatic, mint scented foliage of this bee balm has the best mildew resistance we have seen.  Grow it in a consistently moist, cool location for the best blossoms and best growth.


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    Monarda 'Raspberry Wine'

    Monarda 'Raspberry Wine' has, as its name suggests, reddish-purple flowers that blossom midsummer to fall on 36" stems.  The aromatic, mint scented foliage of this bee balm has very good mildew resistance, though a preventative fungicide can help keep the foliage looking its best through the season.  Grow all bee balms in a consistently moist, cool location for the best blossoms and best growth.


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    Phlox paniculata 'Laura'

    Phlox p. 'Laura' has fragrant lavender purple flowers with a bright white star around the dark center on 30" stems. It is long blooming, mildew resistant, and very popular.


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    Poppy 'Allegro'

    Papaver 'Allegro' is a short Oriental poppy with 6" orange-scarlet, black centered flowers on compact 24" stems.


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    Salvia 'Burgundy Candles'

    Salvia 'Burgundy Candles' has tall burgundy flower stalks with rich blue flowers and burgundy calyxes which all lend to an extended, colorful show in the summer.  It grows 28" tall and 18 to 24" wide and like most Salvia it performs best in rich soil with even moisture. (PP#22754)


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    Salvia 'Caradonna'

    Salvia 'Caradonna' has medium green foliage that acts as a backdrop to dark purple stems and violet-blue flower spikes that grow to 24" in summer. It is long flowering and the attractively colored stems help to accentuate the overall impact in the garden.


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    Salvia 'Crystal Blue'

    Salvia 'Crystal Blue' has sky-blue flowers over gray-green foliage, growing just 20" high.  It is a nice cool colored Salvia that is different from the traditional violet shades, and it is somewhat compact with a mounding habit.  Salvia 'Crystal Blue' is a Proven Winners® perennial selection and like most Salvia it performs best in rich soil with even moisture. (PP#26344)


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    Salvia 'Violet Riot'

    Salvia 'Violet Riot' has violet-blue flowers with burgundy calyxes, growing just 22" high.  It is considered an improvement over plants like Salvia 'May Night' by having a neater, denser, and more uniform clumping habit.  Salvia 'Violet Riot' is a Proven Winners® perennial selection and like most Salvia it performs best in rich soil with even moisture. (PP#26273)


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    Sedum 'Autumn Delight'

    Sedum Autumn Delight™ (aka Sedum 'Beka') is a yellow centered, blue-green edged sport of Sedum 'Autumn Charm'.  It grows 24" high with light pink flowers in the fall. (PP#18398)


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    Sedum 'Frosted Fire'

    Sedum 'Frosted Fire' is a white edge variegated sport of the blue-green leaf Sedum 'Autumn Fire'.  It has nice clean variegation and pink flowers in the fall, growing relatively compact at 15" high and 18" wide.


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    Sedum 'Hot Stuff'

    Sedum 'Hot Stuff' (PP#17212) is a bright, neon purplish-pink with strong, short stems on a very compact plant. It makes an excellent companion to taller Sedum such as 'Matrona' or 'Xenox' and makes the most impact in the garden when planted in groups.


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