Arctostaphylos Uva-ursi

Kinnikinnick or Bearberry  arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Sp,DM,D,N) 6″ – 1′ H Native Mountain Groundcover with Late spring flowers in white and Pink in mats created by rhizomes. Full Sun – Part Sun Requires Acidic Soils Light soils, Sand, Loam, Gravel Moisture: Dry Host Plant to  butterflies Attracts hummingbirds Kinnikinnick is a pine forest staple.  In the… Continue reading Arctostaphylos Uva-ursi

Golden Creeping Jenny Bloom

Lysimachia nummularia in bloom

Who knew Lysimichia nummulaira ‘Aurea’ bloomed?   What a lovely bloom it is! Well I suppose you would if you read about it on Wikipedia, you wouldn’t have known looking at my garden!  For as long as mine has been happily growing under a silver maple it had never bloomed until this year.  A year of… Continue reading Golden Creeping Jenny Bloom