Growing Ligularia

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Ligularia, a perennial plant, was added to the garden in May 2015. This plant has yellow daisy like flowers dark green leaves with a purple/reddish underneath. It seems there are different varieties of ligularia. The plant came with the tag Ligularia Praewalskii on … Continued

L for Lovage

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Lovage is an edible, tall and erect, herbaceous perennial  plant that is one of the first to start poking through the ground in early April.  It belongs to the umbellifier family and can grow up to 2.5 meters tall. The name lovage comes from the … Continued


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~ Liatris or Gayfeather is a gorgeous perennial plant with tall, spikey plumes. The plant prefers full sun and easily grows in most types of soil, especially well drained soil. Liatris belongs to the aster family. This plant attracts bees, butterflies … Continued


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Lupins are a tall perennial plant that prefers full sun and dry soil. They bloom in late spring or early summer, usually around June.  Lupins are of Egyptian or East Mediterranean origin. The plant belongs to the Lupinus family of … Continued