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Echeveria 'Black Knight' (Mexican Hen & Chicks)

Small red tips adorn the tops of thick, wide, rigid dark purple-almost black- foliage. Later in the summer coral-red blooms are produced on slender, arching stalks Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to mid-summer
5” tall x 6” wide
HARDY to 20°F (-6.7 °C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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Zone Zone 9
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture

Yellow-white ball-like blooms on silver lacy, scalloped leaves. Moderate growth rate..

Blooms early summer
1 ft tall x 2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant
Drought tolerant
Attracts butterflies
Groundcover

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Late in the season, Beyond Midnight® adds colour to the landscape with its deep blue flowers complemented by dark green, glossy foliage. Compact mounded habit.

Blooms late summer to early fall
2-2.5′ tall x 2-3′ spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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An attractive dense, mound of golden-yellow flowers in spring turn into various hues of red, purple or orange in the cooler weather. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-spring to early summer
1-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Dense tufts of fine, deep metallic blue blades form a compact mound, with upright flower plumes of beige appearing in the summer. The leaves retain their colour all season. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to mid-summer
0.5-1 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft spread
Heat tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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Purple, gray green foliage, fragrant, slow growth rate, blooms late spring to mid summer, 1-1.5 ft tall x 2 ft wide, full sun, evergreen.

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Long-lasting rose-pink flower spikes with burgundy calyxes, bloom continually from spring to late summer. Well branched, compact, upright habit. 24″ tall x 24″ spread. Full Sun.

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Raspberry-pink cup-shaped flowers with paler-hued throats form on tall spikes with glossy deep green foliage. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms late spring through mid-fall
1.5-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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Rosettes of spoon-shaped, dusty, blue-gray leaves curve downwards along their length, while the tips curl up toward the centre of the plant. Later in the summer, star-shaped yellow and orange flowers spring up on arching stems. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to mid-summer
0.5-1 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft wide
HARDY to 25°F (-4 °C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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