Bulbs and bulblike plants, Perennials
A large and remarkably diverse group of 200 to 300 species, varying in flower color and form, cultural needs, and blooming periods (although the majority flower in spring or early summer). Leaves are swordlike or grasslike. Flowers (fragrant, in many kinds) are showy and complex in structure.Iris pseudacorus
Native to Western Europe and North Africa, but naturalized in eastern North America and the Pacific Northwest. Seeds float, aiding in the plant’s dispersal. This iris grows at the water’s edge, and makes an impressive foliage plant; under the best conditions, its upright leaves may reach 5 ft. tall. Flower stems produce yellow irises and grow 4–7 ft. tall.
Floribunda rose with pink flowers. Grows 3-5 ft. high and wide.
Believed to have originated in southeastern Europe and western Asia. Grows to 4 ft. tall. Hairless gra...
Perennial grown as a cool-season annual. Erect and bushy to 6-10 in. high and 9-12 in. wide. Many stra...