|2018 Quail Hollow Farm
Berkeley Springs, WV
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 3-8
6 to 12 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide.
Dwarf variety. Clump-forming perennial so named because its flower buds puff up like balloons before
opening. The root of balloon flower is used extensively in Asia as an anti-inflammatory in the treatment of
coughs and colds. It is used in latent remedies and sold as platycodi cough tablets. So revered in China that
there is a stamp commemorating it..
Basil's Greek name basileus, meaning "king,"
indicatesits royal position among herbs. The basils
have always attracted the attention of herb
fanciers, and rightly so, for they offer an amazing
array of flavors and scents, and they are a
constant source of inspiration in the kitchen.
TENDER PERENNIAL ZONES 8-10
SUN – PART SHADE
Like wine, bay leaf is a foundation
flavor of French cuisine. Meat, fish
and poultry dishes almost always have
a touch. Frost-sensitive small trees;
best grown in tubs that afford easy
movement indoors during winter.
HARDY PERENNIAL ZONES 4-9
BEST IN SHADE
Height: 3 feet. Width: 1 foot
(Red-veined dock; Bloodwort)
British native with rosettes of striking light
green leaves marked with bright
maroon-colored veins. Very interesting new
salad green! Has been used medicinally for
cancer and for various
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 4-10
SUN – PART SHADE
HEIGHT to 4 feet, but usually shorter.
This species is striking when massed in sunny
borders. It attracts bees, butterflies, moths, and
hummingbirds. Apparently, few herbivores eat its
foliage. The roots (along with those of all the other
plants) help to stabilize the soil, even during
seasons when this perennial plant is dormant.
|SILVER HEART BRUNNER
Brunnera macrophylla Silver Heart
HARDY PERENNIAL–ZONES 4- 9
SHADE – SOME SUN
Height 6 - 12 in. Width 12 - 24 in
A great choice for a woodland garden that grows well in
all but the driest, shadiest conditions!The thick, heart-
shaped leaves are tolerant of sun with little, if any,
scorching. It's like a Hosta that takes drier
shade and doesn't get eaten by deer or slugs.
Historically, Viper's Bugloss was used to expel poisons
and venom, and to cure the bites of a viper,
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 3-10
Height: 8 to 20 feet. Width: To 8 feet
A magnet for all the butterflies who pass through your garden
seeking nectar. Many butterfly gardeners plan their garden over
100 species and cultivars. Also called summer lilac, the medium-
to large-sized shrubs can anchor a perennial bed or form a hedge
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 4-9
Height: 1 to 2 feet. Spread: 1 to 1 1/2 feet.
Butterfly weed produces many bright orange, flat-topped
flower clusters in early June. Flowering goes on for many
attract a variety of butterflies to your property, especially
Roots act specifically on the lungs as an expectorant and
anti-inflammatory. Valuable for all chest complaints,
|GREEK COLUMNAR BASIL
This is an herb for those who like to have basil
year-round. This is a perennial basil. Yes, you
saw that correctly–perennial! Unlike other annual
basils, this one does not set seed and die. That
means that it will not flower on you, and
consequently, it will not get woody and lose its