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Archives: Plant of the Week

Ascepias tuberosa is the 2017 Perennial Plant Associations Perennial of the year. This durable long bloomer is well suited for the Okanagan garden. Often called ‘Milk Weed’ or’ Butterfly weed’ it is native to eastern and southern North America. It...

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  This Aster has been our plant of the week before, in months of July through October. As one of the best garden perennials for Okanagan growing with one of the longest blooming periods, it comes highly recommended. This Aster...

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  Liatris spicata is a lovely cultivar of a native prairie wildflower.  It grows to form a low and compact grassy clump with 2 foot tall spikes of mauve blossoms.  The flower stalks develop from top to bottom and are...

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Hydrangea serrata Blue Bird (Blue Bird Hydrangea) is a vigorous hydrangea which blooms from June through till frost.  Its foliage also has lovely fall colours.  You can expect this Hydrangea to reach an average size of 4’ tall by 4’ wide and...

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