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Featured Tree: Walking Stick

The walking stick tree  is an unusual plant that is bushy and has distinctive, twisting branches that give it a unique appearance, especially in the winter when the leaves drop off. The walking stick is striking at any time, but particularly so when it has a wall or solid fence as a backdrop.

Featured Perennial: Sedum Autumn Joy

Sedum Autumn Joy is attracts butterflies with flowers blooming from August into November.  Flowers open pink and mature to a rich copper over the season. The 2 feet tall and wide looks great planted with ornamental grasses.  Sedum prefers moderately fertile, moist soil in full sun.

Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses in your garden give your outdoor space a decorative touch. Plant a range of grasses to create a border, or mix and match with perennials for a colorful display of flower and foliage forms.

Grasses range in size from over 6 feet or more to small specimens of just a few inches. Mix evergreen and deciduous grasses for year-round appeal. Most grasses need a sunny location and good drainage. free-draining conditions and will withstand periods of drought once established.

Stop in at Rogers Spring Hill Garden Center for inspiration on what works in our area.