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NIGHT BLOOMING JASMINE
Cestrum nocturnum
TENDER PERENNIAL SHRUB
SUN
Height: 6 ft. to 10 ft.
Width: 4 ft. to 6 ft.
(Night Jessamine) As the flowers open in the
evening, a lovely, bold fragrance is emitted. Likes
constantly moist soil and full sun. Can tolerate
some shade. Spring fertilization is recommended,
as well as monthly feeds during the growing
season. To maintain it's compact growth, pinch
foliage and cut back hard after flowerin
g.
WOOLLY LAMBS EARS
Stachys byzantina
HARDY PERENNIAL- ZONES 4-9
SUN – PART SHADE
Height: 1 ft. Width: 3 ft
GROUND COVER
Delightful soft, downy foliage resembles
lamb's ears in feel and appearance. Silvery
appearance is ideal for contrasting and grey
gardens. Formerly used to bandage wounds.
LAVENDER
Lavandula
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-8
FULL SUN
Fragrant flowers used in dried sachets, scented soaps, perfumes and potpourris. In the garden,
lavenders make sweet-smelling border plants along pathways. The most popular are the English
varieties, the “true” lavender, cherished for its especially sweet odor.
Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munsted’
HARDY PERENNIAL- Zones 4-9
FULL SUN
Height: 1 to 1 1/2 feet. Spread: 1 to
1 1/2 feet
.
Flowers lavender-blue, bluer and
earlier than most. Compact narrow
green foliage.
PROVENCE LAVENDER
Lavandula x intermedia 'Provence'
(French lavender)
HARDY PERENNIAL- Zones 5-9
FULL SUN
2 to 3 feet in Height and Width
Vigorous, long-stemmed variety in
cultivation since the 1950s and still
widely grown for fresh bouquets,
Very fragrant.
LEMON BALM
Melissa
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-9
SUN - PART SHADE
A favorite "anytime" tea as it both stimulates the
heart and calms the nerves. Fresh chopped
leaves are also interesting in salads, soups and
stews.
Studies have proven that lemon balm, or Melissa,
is effective against herpes. New research has
shown that lemon balm can enhance cognitive
function in healthy individuals and in Alzheimers
patients.
LEMONGRASS
Cymbopogon citrates
TENDER PERENNIAL-ZONE 11+
SUN – PART SHADE
Height 20' Width 15
The tangy enlarged leaf bases are essential in
Thai and Vietnamese dishes. Leaves are used
to flavor fish, soups, curries and sauces. They
also make a wonderful pleasant tea,
consumed hot or cold.
LEMON VERBENA
TENDER PERENNIAL-ZONES 8-10
SUN
Height: Under 6 inches to 8 feet. Width: To
6 feet wide
This plant is a “must”! Its sweet, strongly
lemon-flavored leaves blend well with most
other tea herbs. Leaves enhance all drinks,
salads, jellies, sauces, soups, fish or meat
dishes and desserts which call for lemon as
an ingredient or a garnish.
BLACKBERRY LILY
Belamcanda domestica
PERENNIAL- ZONES 5-10
SUN
Height. 36-48″. Width. 12-24″.
A hardy, herbaceous summer-flowering perennial
with red-spotted orange flowers on stalks, followed
by unusual seed heads that resemble blackberries,
but the seeds are not edible.
(She-gan) Chinese medicinal. Used for throat
conditions, cough, wheezing, bronchitis and mumps.
LICORICE
Glycyrrhiza glabra
PERENNIAL- ZONES 7-10
(Needs protection in winter)
SOME SHADE
Licorice roots have powerful
anti-inflammatory and tonic properties. The
Chinese species is the most used herb in
Chinese herbal medicine. Fifty times sweeter
than sugar, the roots are best known for its
use in the making of delicious candy.
GREAT BLUE LOBELIA
Lobelia siphilitica
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONE 5-9
SOME SHADE
Height: 24-36 in. Width: 12-18 in.
U.S. NATIVE
Startlingly bright blue flowers with white stripes
borne on tall spikes from August through
September. Indians used it to make love
potions – and cure venereal disease.
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Berkeley Springs, WV
LUFFA
Luffa acutangula
These sponges are actually a type of
squash that grow in the garden! They
are wonderful for bathing and
household cleaning.
PLANT LISTINGS
‘BIG TIME BLUE’ LAVENDER
Lavandula angustifolia 'Big Time Blue'
HARDY PERENNIAL ZONE 5-9
FULL SUN
Plant Height: 12 in - 24 in
Plant Width: 12 in - 16 in
This compact cultivar turns its focus to bloom
power much earlier in the season than other
lavenders.
LOVAGE
Levisticum officinale
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-8
SUN
3-5 FT. TALL
Leaves and stalk possess excellent flavoring
qualities for soups, stews and casseroles.
Flavor is reminiscent of celery. Can replace
meat and bone stock in soups. Also gives the
character to vegetable, meat and fish dishes.
Vigorous tall growing herb.
JACOB’S LADDER
Polemonium caeruleum
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 3-9
LIKES SHADE
Height: 15-20 Inches. Spread: 12-15
Inches.
Leaflets are assembled in ladder form.
Showy bright blue or white flowers.
Remedy for nervous complaints,
headaches and palpitations of the heart.
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