Plant Name: Helichrysum petiolare Common name: Licorice plant Plant type: Annual
(Tender Perennial Zones 9-11) Height: 6-9 inches Spread: 1-3 ft Bloom: White, but Insignificant Exposure: Full Sun – Part Shade Soil Requirements: Average Water Needs: Dry to medium Attributes: Dense trailing silvery leaves, Tolerates poor soil & drought Notes: Good drainage is a must! Uses: Annual, Hanging Baskets, Containers, Rock walls, Annual ground-cover Native to: Southern Africa USDA Hardiness Zone: 9-11
Heuchera ‘Silver Scrolls’
Common Name: Coral bells
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Height: plant 8-12 inches, flower stalks 24-in
Spread: 8 to 12-inch
Bloom Time: June to July
Flower: Pinkish White, Showy
Sun: Filtered sun to part shade
Soil: Rich humus, Well-draining
Water Needs: Average to Moist
Foliage Colorful! Emerge silver flushed with burgundy, matures into silver with dark purple veins.
Uses: Edging, Woodland gardens, Containers, Foliage Garden Interest, Perennial beds, Mass plantings for ground cover
Attributes: Deer Tolerant, evergreen in warm climates.
USDA Zone: 4 to 9
Plant Name: Athyrium niponicum
Common Name: Japanese Painted Fern
Plant type: Fern – perennial
Height: 18-24 inches
Spread: 18-24 inches
Bloom Time: N/A
Flower Color: N/A – Prized for Foliage
Exposure: Full to part Shade: foliage color best in light shade
Soil Requirements: Humus-rich, well-drained soil
Water Needs: Regular watering, constant moisture
Attributes: Dramatic foliage, Stands out in a shade garden,
Note: Feed regularly during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.
Uses: Foreground foliage, Containers, Firewise plant, Asian/Zen Gardens, Houseplant, Woodland Garden, Cottage Garden.
Native to: eastern Asia USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-8