Spigelia marilandica -- Indian pink is great for 3 reasons: it's a Maryland native, it attracts hummingbirds, and it's beautiful. Grows blooms with red/yellow tubular flowers in spring. Put up a feeder by April 30 to seduce hummingbirds to stay.
Coleus, one of the best and most beautiful plants for indoors, requires less water, little light and low maintenance but warmer areas. The colorful leaves of the plant can arouse jealousy among many flowery plants:) Its known as yaprak güzeli in Turkey.
Here frosty blue Dichondra argentea 'Silver Falls' cascades over the lip of an aqua pot, while blue oat grass fans out between a pair of angelonias and conceals a mealycup sage directly behind it.~i also want to try the emerald falls this year
Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice. Rather than grate it, I cut chunks of Irish Spring soap.