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Explore Colorado Zones, Starburst Ice and more!

"Starburst" Ice Plant - These are wonderful, easy to care plants that spread very well and only stay about 4-6" high. They bloom from about June-August in Colorado Zones 5-8.

Kaleidoscope Butterfly Bush Butterflies and hummingbirds love the fragrant, multicolored blooms of this 6-8' shrub. Masses of lavender, yellow and orange blossoms from midsummer to fall. Great for borders or arrangements. Ships in a 4" pot. Zones 5-9. Cannot ship to OR. Buddleia davidii 'Bicolor'.

Clematis Miss Bateman....Blooms are 6 inches. They show up mid sprig to early summer . Plant grows to 6 feet.

Create a Season-Long Wildlife Garden

Geranium Rozanne Zone 5-9 There are lots of garden-worthy perennial geraniums, but 'Rozanne' is one of the best. This top-notch perennial blooms from June to frost, producing a nearly endless supply of sky blue flowers.

'Foxy' Foxglove - Digitalis Purpurea 'Foxy' blooms reliably from seed its first year with 2- to 3-foot-tall spikes of pink, purple, white, or cream with maroon markings. Zones 5-8.

25 Top Easy-Care Plants for Midwest Gardens

Hardy hibiscus, perfect for Midwest gardens (zones 4-9). More hardy Midwest plants: http://www.midwestliving.com/garden/ideas/25-top-easy-care-plants-for-midwest-gardens/page/23/0

New plants – annuals

New plant – tender perennial: Pink Zazzle globe amaranth (Gomphrena hybrid). Light: full sun to part shade; soil: well drained; size: 8" - 16" tall & wide; cold hardy: zones 8 - 11; heat tolerant: zones 12 - 1.

Best Flowering Shrubs for Hedges

Forsythia...so easy easy easy to grow..will root on its own for new starts to pull up and plant elsewhere. Drought resistant

Victoria Blue - full sun - Supposed to be zone 8-10, but we had success growing it in our first home - zone 7

Must-Grow New Perennials for 2013

Madly Blue Violet- Rock Cress. Blooms several weeks in the spring, bright red foilage in the fall. 5-10 inches in height. Great with tulips.