Plant profile: Nepeta “junior walker” This time of year, it’s hard to ignore this lavender beauty. “Junior Walker” is one of my favorite varieties. Hardy, sun loving, deer resistant, this plant is one of the easiest perennials out there. The mint green stems and lavender flowers stand out in any garden and combine with virtually […]

‘Annabelle’ Hydrangea Probably one of my all time favorite shrubs, the Annabelle hydrangea is just a beauty this time of year. It’s a hardy form of arborescens (which are native to CT) that does superb in our colder climate where the blue macrophylla varieties often under perform. They produce stunning large white flowers, sometimes reaching […]