Tag: perennials

Three Neat Plants – Late June

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Despite our depressingly hot and dry weather this month, great-looking plants are coming along faster than I can write about them. One of my favorites of the moment is the sadly underused annual known as thoroughwax or hare’s… Continue Reading “Three Neat Plants – Late June”

Asclepias Season

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra I hardly need a calendar to know that summer’s here at Hayefield. When the third week of June arrives, the milkweeds begin to bloom.

Three Neat Plants – Late May

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Ah, so many neat plants, so little time. I’ve been saving up a few of my current favorites to share with you, starting with the two above: variegated sweet iris (Iris pallida ‘Variegata’; also sold as ‘Aureovariegata’) on… Continue Reading “Three Neat Plants – Late May”

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