Back Yard Plant List

Early summer garden

The plants I track in my Colorado garden. Zone: 5 Light:  Mostly part-shade to deep shade.  Looking out my patio I face northwest and the majority of the yard is shaded by numerous trees throughout the day.  The most sunny spot is it the Northwest tip of the yard where I have my flower and […]

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New Plants for 2011

Helleborus 'White Lady' and Clematis 'Jackmanii'

I just received my Gurney’s order and I now need to plant the following plants. 3 Helleborus Orientalis ‘White Lady’ After reading additional information about these guys they need constantly moist, highly organic soil.  That does not equate to the bed where I was thinking of placing it.  Oh the bane of dry shade and […]

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Front Yard – Shade or Part-Shade Plants

Plants for shade Bellium minutum (Miniture Daisy) – Planted 5 below the wall – purchased from HGG Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbago)- Planted 5 above the wall – purchased from HGG Lilium pardalinum (Panther Lily) –  Planted 3 near the soggy area – purchased from HGG Hosta ‘Minuteman’ – Planted 5 above the wall behind the plumbago – purchased […]

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