Hellebores are one of those rare flowers that love the shade. These beauties bloom in late winter or early spring, and provide a pop of color to an otherwise monotone green shade garden. - The Handymans Daughter - Shade Gardening
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Artemisia: Artemisia has beautiful silver-gray foliage that won’t fade in the hot sun. This hardy perennial is also drought and insect resistant, Height varies by variety and can range from 3 feet tall to just 5 inches.
Here are some of the many varieties of flowering plants that bees love. Itâ€™s better to plant a number of the same plants than many different varieties as bees are attracted to larger expanses of one kind of flower. More on creating a bee friendly garden