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Welcome!

 What a Great Garden Tour!

Thank you to everyone who came out to our annual Garden Tour.  And thanks to everyone involved in making this another great success.

For the curious here is the list of the plants from the Perennial Challenge.  How many could you identify??  Congrats to J. Kraemer of Waterloo, the winner of this year's Challenge.

 

Garden

Plant Latin name

Plant common names

1.

 

Lychnis chalcedonica or

Silene chalcedonica

Maltese cross

Jerusalem Cross

Scarlet lychnis

2.

 

Tradescantia virginiana

Spiderwort

Widow’s tears

3.

 

Athyrium filix-femina ‘Frizelliae’

Tatting fern (specific name)

Lady fern (one of several with this name)

4.

 

Campanula glomerata

Clustered bellflower

Dane’s blood

5.

 

Digitalis purpurea

Foxglove

6.

 

Hemerocallis fulva ‘Kwanso’ or

H. fulva ‘Variegated Kwanso’ or

H. fulva ‘Kwanso variegata’

Daylily

Variegated daylily

Kwanso daylily

7.

 

Tanacetum vulgare

Tansy

8.

 

Brunnera macrophylla

Brunnera

Siberian bugloss

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 2017-07-04