Purple Echinacea Coneflower

Purple Echinacea Coneflower

Echinacea, also known as coneflower is a beautiful and easy to grow flowering perennial. Once established it can propagate easily. Starting from seed has been a little difficult for us. The purple flowers attract a large number of bees, and that is the primary reason to have it in our garden. Other than attracting bees, echinacea possesses a long list of medicinal properties. Most parts […]

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Lamb’s Ear

Lamb’s Ear

Our first Lamb’s Ear plant was adopted recently, in June 2018. It is a perennial in our zone 6, with fuzzy leaves and pink flowers. It is considered a medicinal plant used as an antiseptic and antibacterial on wounds. We haven’t had a chance to see it grow yet since it arrived to our garden very recently, but the flowers are supposed to begin appearing […]

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