10 low-maintenance perennials for the busy gardener! You can still have beautiful flower beds without spending a lot of time maintaining them. Look at this gorgeous lavender/purple/violet-colored perennial border!
FORGET-ME-NOTS. Genus: Myosotis When they bloom: It depends when you plant them, but typically in springtime. Why we love them: Among many other lovely characteristics, these blue blooms are the Alaskan state flower.
globe amaranth, an annual and has these great circular flower heads (they dry well, if you’re into that). They love sun and come in lots of colors. Bonus: Just toss a handful of seeds into your garden—that’s it.
Modern Petunia Varieties: No Longer Just the Pinkest Pink Flower