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Vapur dumanı (Ageratum houstonianum)

Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Horizon'; blooms spring to early winter; ATTRACTS: Butterflies and Brown Thrasher bird. Plant with "Cosmos" to attract Monarch Butterfly.

Ageratum houstonianum- Floss flower -Frost tender annual of the aster family. Characterized by flowerheads in which the ray flowers are tubular, creating a fine feathery effect. Blooms June to frost -Full sun to part shade. Requires moist soil that never becomes dry.

White Ageratum Houstonianum (or Floss Flower, Blue Mink, Blueweed, Pussy Foot, Mexican Paintbrush)

Landscape Focused: landscape, garden design ideas front to back: Ageratum houstonianum 'Dondoschnittperle'' , Cleome hassleriana 'Rose Queen', Salvia farinacea 'Victoria', Salvia farinacea

Annuals can be amazing

Here is another planting that features a couple of the same annuals, but in linear bands instead of blocks. You can see the fuzzy pink plumes of fountain grass, Brazilian verbena, floss flower (Ageratum houstonianum ‘Blue Horizon’), Euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’ and Alyssum lobularia (Sweet alyssum).

Garden Ideas, Border ideas, Perennial Planting, Perennial combination, Summer Border, Fall Border, Pennisetum Villosum, Feathertop Grass, Dahlia Mrs Eileen, Dahlia David Howard, Ageratum, Floss Flower, Sweet alyssum, Lobularia Maritima

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