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Summer Gardening

June 27, 2008 12:29:19 PM PDT
Tara Heibel of Sprout Home shares some tips on summer gardening.Sprout Home
www.sprouthome.com
745 N Damen Ave.
Chicago IL 60622
Tel: 312.226.5950

Tara of Sprout Home brought a few examples of each of the following:

Shrubs:
-Physocarpus Ninebark shrubs
-Potentilla
-Various Spirea such as Renaissance
-Viburnums such as Blue Muffin and Nannyberry
-Rhus Sumac such as Praire Flame and Tiger Eye
-Hypericum

Vines:
-Campsis Trumpetvine
-Boston and Engelmann Ivy
-Some Lonicera honeysuckle vine such as John Clayton

Perennials:
-Achillea
-Liatris
-Nepeta
-Peony
-Perovskia
-Sedum
-Stachys

Grasses:
-Panicum
-Calamagrostis
-Schizachyrium

Trees:
Most non Japanese maples such as Amer, Hot Wings Tatarian, Autumn Blaze
-Cornus Snow Mantle Gray Dogwood Tree
-Euonymus Burning Bush tree
-Ash trees
-Malus Crab trees such as Camelot, Coralburst, Firebird and Louisa
-Pyrus Ornamental Pear trees such as Chanticlear
-Syringa Ivory Silk Japanese tree lilac


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