Achillea millefolium 'New Vintage Red'
Achillea millefolium 'New Vintage Red'

Perennials / New Vintage Red Yarrow Zone: 4 Height: 30-35cm - Width: 30cm Exposure: Sun Antique red flowers with good color retention. An attractive container plant that is also excellent for xeriscaping and hot, sunny, dry locations in the garden. The attractive tomentose ferny leaves remain grayish green in colour throughout the season.

Ajuga reptans 'Blueberry Muffin'
Ajuga reptans 'Blueberry Muffin'

Perennials / Blueberry Muffin Bugleweed Zone: 3b Height: 15cm - Width: 70cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade, Shade This Bugleweed is an extremely vigorous small leafed ground cover with dark new leaves and blueberry-blue flowers that are produced on eight-inch spikes. Great in mixed plantings for containers and in smaller gardens.

Ajuga reptans 'Mahogany'
Ajuga reptans 'Mahogany'

Perennials / Mahogany Bugleweed Zone: 3 Height: 15cm - Width: 50cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade, Shade The bronze and burgundy foliage makes beautiful groundcover in a shady bed or woodland garden. Purple flower spikes will arise in early summer for a great contrast with the foliage. Slow spreading, very hardy perennial for erosion control.

Allium 'Serendipity'
Allium 'Serendipity'

Perennials / Serendipity Ornamental Onion Zone: 4 Height: 50cm - Width: 40cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade It features loads of 1.5-2 inch purple globe-shaped flowers on a 15-20 inch tall mounding blue-green clump. Mid to late-summer the flowers appear bringing with them the hum of pollinators and butterflies. The fragrant foliage smells like onions when crushed.

Aster KICKIN 'Silver Pink'
Aster KICKIN 'Silver Pink'

Perennials / Kickin Silver Pink Aster Zone: 4 Height: 60cm - Width: 80cm Exposure: Sun Superb habit with a full, dense mound of finely textured foliage. From late summer to mid fall every inch is completely covered with double silvery pink flowers with a yellow center, creating a splash of color for the late summer garden.

Aster Kickin 'Lavender Blue'
Aster Kickin 'Lavender Blue'

Perennials / Kikin Lavender Blue Aster Zone: 4 Height: 60cm - Width: 90cm Exposure: Sun Plants form bushy mounds, bearing loads of small daisy flowers. This is a compact selection with single, soft lavender blossoms, each with a tiny golden button eye. Excellent in containers or to add contrast to the fall perennial border front.

Astilbe ch. 'Little Vision in Pink'
Astilbe ch. 'Little Vision in Pink'

Perennials / Little Visions in Pink False Spirea Zone: 4 Height: 40cm - Width: 40cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade, Shade This is a compact plant with thick, sturdy stems carrying plumes of pink flowers that are striking against the dark green foliage. A robust floriferous variety that tolerates sun and heat better than others. Will rebloom if plants are cut back.

Astilbe Short 'n' Sweet 'Raspberry'
Astilbe Short 'n' Sweet 'Raspberry'

Perennials / Fireberry False Spirea Zone: 4 Height: 40cm - Width: 30cm Exposure: Half-Shade Abundant blooms, creating torch-like masses of hot pink panicles that divide the ferny foliage nicely. The blooms come on in early- to midsummer, adding a gorgeous raspberry-pink accent to the front of a border or any sheltered bed or container.

Arisaema triphyllum
Arisaema triphyllum

Perennials / Jack-in-the-Pulpit Zone: 4 Height: 60cm - Width: 30cm Exposure: Half-Shade, Shade Canada's native wildflower. Distinctive flowers in June-July with exotic-looking, funnel shaped ranging from purple to green with purple stripes. Great for naturalizing, but does go dormant in summer.

Calamintha nepeta
Calamintha nepeta

Perennials / Lesser Calamint Zone: 3 Height: 40cm - Width: 30-35cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade Fragrant foliage and masses of small white-lilac flowers from July to September. Neat little plant. The compact foliage looks good in containers and along pathways and produces a nice show into fall.

Echinacea Artisan Collection 'Red Ombre'
Echinacea Artisan Collection 'Red Ombre'

Perennials / Red Ombre Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 60cm - Width: 50cm Exposure: Sun With beautiful Ombre Red flowers which soften in colour as they age on uniform, well branched plants makes this very special variety a ‘must’ for perennial borders and containers alike. Hardy, easy to grow, and suitable both for the formal border and a more informal meadow style.

Echinacea Artisan Collection 'Soft Orange'
Echinacea Artisan Collection 'Soft Orange'

Perennials / Soft Orange Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 60cm - Width: 50cm Exposure: Sun With beautiful Soft Orange flowers which soften in colour as they age on uniform, well branched plants makes this very special variety a ‘must’ for perennial borders and containers alike. Hardy, easy to grow, and suitable both for the formal border and a more informal meadow style.

Echinacea Butterfly Series 'Cleopatra'
Echinacea Butterfly Series 'Cleopatra'

Perennials / Cleopatra Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 50cm - Width: 60cm Exposure: Sun Incredibly vibrant golden yellow, fragrant flowers with a large, orange cone are produced on very strong, well-branched stems above deep green foliage. The single flowers are very large because petals are held horizontally, and they lighten to creamy yellow as they age.

Echinacea 'Cara Mia Yellow'
Echinacea 'Cara Mia Yellow'

Perennials / Cara Mia Yellow Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 40cm - Width: 70cm Exposure: Sun This is an exceptional dwarf Coneflower bred for its numerous flowers produced throughout the season on a dense, low, compact plant. Early flowering than other varieties. Cara Mia Yellow' is the best double yellow Echinacea so far; a vigorous producer of flowers for up to 5 months!

Echinacea 'Cherry Fluff'
Echinacea 'Cherry Fluff'

Perennials / Cherry Fluff Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 50cm - Width: 60cm Exposure: Sun This selection features creamy white ray petals with cherry blush and soft pink highlights surrounding a lime green centre. Plant is compact with a well-branched, strong and bushy habit. Ideal for sunny borders and growing in mixed containers.

Echinacea 'Frankly Scarlet'
Echinacea 'Frankly Scarlet'

Perennials / Frankly Scarlet Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 70cm - Width: 50cm Exposure: Sun 4" bright scarlet orange flowers. Flowers held over dark green foliage and demonstrates good branching. Intense color lightens to coral orange with age. Praised for their cheerful brightly colored flowers, coneflowers are a mainstay in today's garden.

Echinacea Prima 'Saffron'
Echinacea Prima 'Saffron'

Perennials / Prima Saffron Coneflower Zone: 4 Height: 30cm - Width: 50cm Exposure: Sun Produces beautiful, bright Saffron colored blooms all season long while maintaining a short, compact habit. This plant is perfect for containers or displayed in the front of a border. Cheery, daisy-like flowers appear on top of this plant from early summer until almost fall.

Echinops b. 'Blue Globe'
Echinops b. 'Blue Globe'

Perennials / Blue Globe Thistle Zone: 3 Height: 1,25m - Width: 90cm Exposure: Sun This Globe Thistle is one of the showiest in the garden. The plant forms a bushy upright mound of thistly looking grey-green leaves, bearing stems of ball-shaped steel-blue flowers from mid to late summer. Excellent for cutting fresh or drying. Attractive to butterflies.

Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'
Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'

Perennials / Blue Hobbit Sea Holly Zone: 4 Height: 30cm - Width: 40cm Exposure: Sun It features bold clusters of steel blue ball-shaped flowers with silver bracts at the ends of the stems from early summer to early fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its attractive spiny lobed leaves remain silvery blue in colour throughout the season. Good drought-tolerance.

Eupatorium m.'Red Dwarf'
Eupatorium m.'Red Dwarf'

Perennials / Red Dwarf Joe-Pye Weed Zone: 4 Height: 90cm - Width: 80cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade A compact plant with coarse foliage and large foamy heads of pink to wine red blooms that flower late summer through early fall on dark purple stems. Great for attracting butterflies, this one is small enough for a container on the patio.

Helianthus sal. 'Autumn Gold'
Helianthus sal. 'Autumn Gold'

Perennials / Autumn Gold False Sunflower Zone: 5 Height: 60cm - Width: 70cm Exposure: Sun Plants form a clump of narrow green leaves giving it a shrub appearance in spring and summer. Masses of bright golden-yellow daisies are produced in the autumn, each with a tiny brown eye. Excellent for cutting and also attractive to butterflies.

Heliopsis hel. 'Bleeding Hearts'
Heliopsis hel. 'Bleeding Hearts'

Perennials / Bleeding Hearts False Sunflower Zone: 3 Height: 90cm - Width: 1m Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade The new flowers emerge intense orange red and mature to golden orange with red centers. Deep green leaves with bronze highlights and black flower stems complete the look. A taller plant suitable to the middle or back of the border.

Heliopsis 'Sparkling Contrast'
Heliopsis 'Sparkling Contrast'

Perennials / Sparkling Contrast False Sunflower Zone: 3 Height: 70cm - Width: 60cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade Dark orange flowers with soft orange edges are produced abundantly on this compact plant. Flowers are atop long stems and make beautiful cut flowers all summer long.

Hemerocallis 'Born in California'
Hemerocallis 'Born in California'

Perennials / Born in California Daylily Zone: 3 Height: 60cm - Width: 70cm Exposure: Sun, Half-Shade This daylily is a vigorous grower and produces large amount of large 15cm flowers starting in June. Flowers have light purple petals with dark blue purple eye and bright yellow green throat. The edge of the petals is dark purple and white.