Plants Featured in this Clip
PYCNANTHEMUM virginianum (mountain mint)
GAILLARDIA (blanket flower)
MONARDA fistulosa (wild bergamot)
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Cherokee Sunset'
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Prairie Sun'
- Gaillardia grows easily from seeds planted directly in the ground and will re-seed and sprawl through the garden.
- Bergamot is a larval host to the hermit sphinx, orange mint moth, and raspberry pyrausta.
- Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun' is a special cultivar that is unique and tough enough to be both a 2003 All-America Selections winner and a Fleuroselect Winner in Europe.