Ground covers, Perennials
Rounded, pale green, lobed leaves have a silvery look; after rain or overhead watering, they hold beads of water on their surfaces. Summer flowers are yellowish green, in large branched clusters, individually inconspicuous but attractive as a mass; good cut flowers.
Useful for edgings in shady places, as ground cover, and as soothing contrast to brightly colored flowers. Can take full sun in cool-summer climates.
Native to Asia Minor, this is the most commonly planted lady’s-mantle, forming clumps mostly 1 to 2 ft. tall and 2 1/2 ft. wide. Yellow flowers rise above nearly circular, scallop-edged leaves can reach 6 in. across. Self-sows. This wonderful woodland plant is especially pretty after a rain, when raindrops bead up on its leaves.
Smaller than the species, this deciduous shrub grows 6–10 ft. high and a not quite as wide.&ndash
Grows very slowly to 20 ft. tall (possibly to 45 ft.), 15 ft. wide. Dense, bushy, heavy-trunked tree w...
Taprooted plants with narrow,grassy, aromatic leaves thatform small, evergreen foliagetufts about 8 in...