Yellow flax is well suited for rock gardens or growing along rocky paths. This perennial prefers full sun and soils that drain well, and it has a high drought tolerance once it is established.
This compact Linum offers lovely, airy yellow flowers and dark green, lance-shaped leaves. Even when not in bloom, the grassy leaves give a delicate texture to the garden.
Place the plants in the front of the flower border or in containers for extra appeal.
Grows 8-12 inches tall, good for zones 4-9.
TRN215 Ursinia anethoides
Free flowering orange daisies on fernlike foliage, for bed or
rock garden, grows about 16 inches tall.
NB62 Soapwort ( Saponaria Ocymoides )
Perennial. Rose flowers, trailer, for rockery or wall, long
lived, drought tolerant, summer bloomer, grows 6 inches tall,
hard to zone 2.
TRN058 Wooly Speedwell ( Veronica incana )
Perennial. Ageratum blue flowers over wooly gray-white foliage,
great for rockery, grows 12 inches tall, hardy to zone 4.
HR119 Lemon Catmint ( Nepeta mussini )
A bushy perennial plant used for rock garden. Lovely blue
flowers. Likes hot, dry weather. Used medicinally.
HR154 Lavender Lady ( Lavandula angustifolia )
Perennial. Plants flower in first season. Use for bedding
plants, borders in containers or in rock gardens. Delightful
HR234 Creeping Thyme, Mother of Thyme ( Thymus
Perennial plant. Used in teas, salads, rice and fish dishes.
Trailing, thick flat spreading plants. Good for rockgardens,
has small pink flowers.
IM116 Rockcress Grandiflora Mix ( Aubrieta )
Perennial. Grows only 6" tall, but bears beautiful, large
flowers in pink/purple shades.
Excellent rock garden or fill in plant. Hardy to zone 4.