Tall Plants

Collection by Jan B.


Want to start a border next year of big/tall perennials.

Jan B.
Photo of Maximilian sunflower

How to Grow Maximilian Sunflower

Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Hortensia’

Plant Profile for Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Hortensia’ - Golden Glow Perennial

Lovingly known as the Outhouse Plant, this old heirloom selection of Coneflower is still seen in gardens today. Plants form a tall clump of bright-green leaves, bursting into colour in summer, when loads of fluffy ...

Prairie Moon Nursery :: Seeds :: Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's Root)

Veronicastrum virginicum - Culver's Root

Culver's Root can offer a strong upright accent to any perennial garden or prairie/savanna. It's an elegant unbranched plant, reaching heights of 5' with candelabra-like spikes of white flowers that open from the bottom up mid-summer. The small white flowers densely packed together can sometimes take on a purple hue; the contrast of these flowers against the dark green foliage is stunning.Culver's Root grows in zones 3-8, as successfully in full sun as in partial shade (savanna conditions…

Very sweet indeed! Filipendulas for your garden...

Very sweet indeed! Filipendulas for your garden...

Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium maculatum)

Joe Pye Weed

Also known as Spotted Joe Pye Weed, Eupatorium maculatum is irresistible to butterflies. Crowned with clusters of bright pink flowers in late summer this Joe Pye Weed is typically around six feet tall. Perfect for planting in any damp areas …

Brenda's garden July 30

Brenda's garden July 30