Scientific Name: Amaranthus sp
Scientific Meaning: Amaranthus means unfading.
Common Name: Amaranth
Family Name: Amaranthaceae
Habit and Form: Annual with bright green foliage and flowers. Some
species stay low to the ground.
Size: 2-4 high.
Scientific Name: Agastache rupestris
Scientific Meaning: Coming from the Greek word agan which means very
much and stachys meaning an ear of wheat in reference to the spikey
Common Name: Giant Threaded Hyssop
Family Name: Lamiaceae
Habit and Form
The flowers on the Cornus florida are
actually the tiny yellowish green
bumps in the middle while the petals
are showy, white bracts. The bracts
are thicker than the Cornus kousa as
Smaller flowers adorn the Cornus
Scientific Name: Alcea rosea
Scientific Meaning: Alcea means to cure and rosea means pink.
Common Name: Hollyhock
Family Name: Malvaceae
Habit and Form: Upright stems with flowers. Hairy stalks.
Zonal Range: 2-9
Landscape Use: Makes great bor
Scientific Name: Achillea millefolium
Scientific Meaning: Achillea is in reference to Achilles from Greek
Mythology. Millefolium means thousand-leaved.
Common Name: Common Yarrow
Family Name: Asteraceae
Habit and Form: Erect stems with flat topped small f