'Red Midget' is a very cheerful flower that deserves wider appreciation.
Nigella damascena, Love-ina-Mist, is a cottage garden favourite with its ferny foliage and pretty blue blooms Ratibida
columnifera, commonly known as Mexican Hat, is brimming with cheerful appeal Nigella damascena, Love-ina-Mist, is a cottage garden favourite with its ferny foliage and pretty blue blooms Ratibida
columnifera, commonly known as Mexican Hat, is brimming with cheerful appeal
pinnata Elymus canadensis Rudbeckia fulgida Ely mus repens * Rudbeckia hirta Elymus virginicus Rumex crispus * Equisetum arvense Schizachyrium scoparium Equisetum hyemale Setaria faberi affine Equisetum Solanum ptycanthum laevigatum Eragrostis Solidago canadensis pectinacea Eragrostis sp.
H, L, S N [False Ragweed] Ratibida
Rudbeckia, coreopsis, zinnias, ratibida
, and dark cosmos, a calendula or two and plenty of zingy green from euphorbias and fresh blades of grass.
Pair your daylilies with, from left, rudbeckia, ratibida
, zinnias and euphorbia
Bpair daylilies with rudbeckia, ratibida
zinnias and euphorbia
especially aspera), Physostegia angustifolia, Polytaenia nuttalii, Prenanthes aspera, Ratibida
pinnata, Silphium spp.
Cuphea viscosissima, Sabatia angularis, Ratibida
Those species that were seeded frequently, yet present infrequently ("ineffectively seeded") includes a mixture of eight native grasses and forbs: Andropogon scoparius, Achillea millefolium, Agropyron riparium, Agropyron caninum, Ratibida
columnifera, Bouteloua graeilis, Sporobulus eryptandrus, and Festuca ovina.
Prairie Coneflower Ratibida
columnifera lives 3-4 years and is a bushy 30-60 cm plant (12"-24").
Additional prairie taxa include Amorpha canescens, Ratibida
pinnata, Ceanothus americanus, Silphium laciniatum, and Monarda cf.