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Chatham Mills “Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

April 18, 2010

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

All plants native to the North Carolina Piedmont unless otherwise noted.

Yucca and Baptisia 'Carolina Moonlight'

Yucca (background) and Baptisia ‘Carolina Moonlight’.

Phlox nivalis 'Snowdrift' in the foreground.

Phlox nivalis ‘Snowdrift’ in the foreground.

Here’s what’s blooming this week:

Achillea

Achillea x ‘Paprika’

Yarrow

* exotic

Ajuga reptans ‘Caitlin’s Giant’

Giant bugleweed

* exotic

Amsonia hubrechtii

Amsonia hubrechtii

Arkansas bluestar

Aquilegia canadensis

Aquilegia canadensis

Eastern wild columbine

Baptisia 'Carolina Moonlight'

Baptisia ‘Carolina Moonlight’

Wild indigo

Conradina canescens

Conradina canescens

Gray-leaved conradina

Coreopsis auriculata

Coreopsis auriculata

Lobed tickseed

Gaillardia 'Burgundy'

Gaillardia ‘Burgundy’

Lanceleaf blanketflower

Geranium 'Dilys'

Geranium ‘Dilys’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Geranium 'Rozanne'

Geranium ‘Rozanne’

Hardy geranium

* exotic

Lavandula stoechas 'Purple Ribbons'

Lavandula stoechas ‘Purple Ribbons’

Spanish lavender

* exotic

Lonicera sempervirens 'Cedar Lane'

Lonicera sempervirens ‘Cedar Lane’

Honeysuckle

Nepeta

Nepeta ‘ Walker’s Low’

Catmint

* exotic

phlox

Phlox nivalis ‘Snowdrift’

White moss phlox

 

Rhus aromatica

Rhus aromatica

Fragrant sumac

rosemary

Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Tuscan Blue’

Rosemary

* exotic

Salvia lyrata

Salvia lyrata

Lyreleaf salvia

Tiarella

Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower

blueberry

Vaccinium corymbosum

Blueberry

Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

Verbena canadensis ‘Homestead Purple’

Verbena


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