This pretty perennial border, in the prairie style planting, is composed of vigorous perennials which will set your garden afire from early to late summer. Designed to bring structure and focus, it includes plants which require little care and tolerate wet or clay soils. All are deer resistant too!
A Sparkling Summer Border Idea with Queen of the Prairie, Bee Balm and Culver's Root
Perennial Combinations, Plant Combinations, Prairie Planting Ideas, Summer Borders
While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.
|Hardiness||4 – 8|
|Heat Zones||1 – 8|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Season of Interest||Summer (Early, Mid, Late)|
|Soil Type||Clay, Loam|
|Soil Ph||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Soil Drainage||Moist but Well-Drained|
|Characteristics||Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Plant of Merit, Showy|
|Tolerance||Clay Soil, Deer, Wet Soil|
|Landscaping Ideas||Beds and Borders, Ponds and Streams|
|Garden Styles||Informal and Cottage, Prairie and Meadow|