NASTURTIUMS:Hummingbirds & Monarch Butterflies Excellent planted with looseleaf lettuce which attract Goldfinch for seeds if left to go to seed. Great planted with herbs. Performs best when left alone, never over water and never fertilize. Leaves and flowers are edible, have a peppery flavor. love nasturtiums and love how they look in planting boxes on this deck. Can also be planted along the edge of a sunny walkway.
Hillisde plantings, Sunny Rocky sloped alpine rock garden with many tough drought-tolerant plants in sun in summer, herb Thymus thymes, Sagina, ferns, sedum, liatris, calluna heather shrubs, ornamental grasses, mixture of plants
Kalanchoe -- Growing Kalanchoe Plants. Prefer bright, sunny locations. Water moderately - let soil surface dry out before re-watering. Ordinary potting soil is good, but fertilize regularly (bi-weekly, or use slow-release fertilizer).
Keep bugs out of the backyard with these insect-repelling plants. Goodbye mosquitos!!
The Best Plants for Sunny Borders: ‘Morning Light’ Miscanthus sinensis (Zones 4–9). The inner light, which accounts for its name, emanates from the white midribs of its fine-textured leaf blades and the threads of white around their edges. A shimmering miracle of grace between 5-6' tall, ‘Morning Light’ turns golden in November and fades to beige in winter.