With graceful growth habits and dainty flowers, these petite plants deserve prime placement!
The warmer weather of spring brings a chance for many gardeners to get out and start working on their summer gardens! Whether you are new to gardening or just lack green thumbs, spring is the perfect opportunity for you to get in the garden and reap the success of your planting!
Check out these garden beauties that are ideal for planting during spring, thrive in summer heat, and bloom nearly nonstop into fall!
Gloriosa Daisy – Few plants can brighten a tired corner like these tough perennials! Their deep golden petals radiate from chocolate centers on 2- to 4- inch wide flowers, with yellow petals to liven up any garden!
Dahlia – Bold blooms in a range of vibrant colors grow from tuberous roots. They come in a range of colors from red to yellow, to pink and coral.
Gaura – These white flowers cluster like butterflies atop tall spikes on these airy plants! These dainty plants are beautiful and ideal for summer.
Purple fountain grass – Feathery, rose-colored plumes fade to beige atop clumps of reddish brown foliage. We’re not selling it too well so check out these pictures of the airy plant! While it’s not typically the first choice for planting, this grass can compliment gloriosa daisies very well!
Penstemon – These bushy plants are relatively short lived, but to make up for it, they produce lots of trumpet-shaped blooms over a long period of time.
Succulents – These are ideal go-to plants that are perfect for the dry California weather!
As you add some summer flowers to your garden, why not let the pros tend to the landscaping? If you’re looking to revamp your garden for summer, contact Enhanced Landscape Management. We know exactly what grows well in the Conejo Valley – including Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village – and can make sure your outdoor areas look fantastic no matter what the time of year!