There's so much going on in the garden now, it's hard to know where to start. The ferns are looking fabulous, and one of our favorites is the native Dryopteris x australis. Yes, "australis" means from the south. This 3-4' tall fern grows well in moist or fairly dry soils. Here's the clump beside our shipping office.
Epimedium 'Splish Splash' is in its second flowering spurt of the spring. This re-flowering Plant Delights introduction is really quite special, both in foliage and in flower.
Here's a fun color echo combination of Eucomis 'Sparkling Burgundy' and Verbena 'Lavender Frappe'. The textural difference in the two plants makes this vignette visually appealing.
Here's our clump of Baptisia 'Pink Truffles' from the breeding work of our friend Hans Hansen at Walters Gardens. This is the first named pink flowered baptisia....we are very pleased with its performance.Clematis recta 'Lime Close' has been amazing this Read more [...]
Sometimes when walking through our production greenhouses, it’s hard to contain our excitement about all the cool plants. For those unable to visit, here’s a shot from our epimedium greenhouses today…so many great new selections for the woodland garden!
What an incredible week for epimediums here at Juniper Level. The first photo is our introduction, Epimedium 'Songbirds'...an insanely heavily flowered yellow selection.
Epimedium wushanense 'Starlite' is our selection of the amazing Chinese species, which boasts large terminal inflorescences on a plant that approaches 2' tall.
Epimedium zhushanense is another incredible Chinese species with large bicolor, spider-like flowers. We think these are truly stunning in the woodland garden. Read more [...]