Getting the garden site, inexperienced summer residents quite often do not know what long-term flowers to plant on bed. In this case it is important to choose unpretentious plants which would not demand difficult leaving, but annually pleased the owners with magnificent blossoming.
For the beginning flower growers the unpretentious perennials for garden which are not demanding annual landing will be ideal. Once landed, they will continue to please for many years the owners with graceful blossoming and pleasant aroma.
Grassy peonies: landing and leaving
Recognized leaders among this category of plants – the evading peonies (grassy). This name of long-term colors for giving completely reflects their characteristics. Plants are capable to blossom magnificently on one place more than 20 years, without requiring to themselves special attention. Even after blossoming the site will be decorated by their glossy, carved dark green leaves. Having landed several grades of the grassy peonies blossoming at different times on the site it is possible to decorate successfully the site for all summer season.
In spite of the fact that it is steady and unpretentious plants, some requirements to care for the evading peonies nevertheless exist:
- To provide annual abundant blossoming, it is necessary to feed up twice during the season of plant complex mineral fertilizer.
- After blossoming it is necessary to delete peduncles, without touching foliage.
- For the winter it is necessary to cut off all elevated part of plant and to cover with thick layer of mulch or fir twigs – for protection against destruction by frost. It is very important to meet this condition in regions with severe winters. In more mild climate the peonies perfectly winter without shelter.
It is necessary to replace the evading peonies only if necessary – if the bush became too wide, and flowers began to become shallow. In general landing and care for grassy peonies does not demand a lot of time.
Lilies Asian Hybrids – for inexperienced gardeners
One more species of unpretentious perennials – lilies of sortotip Asian Hybrids. Such name of long-term colors for giving was given by selectors who have brought flowers of amazing beauty out of daursky lily of a wild type. They are not afraid of frosts at all, are not exacting to power supply and composition of the ground. The only thing that is necessary for these flowers – abundance of sunlight, moderate watering and rare fertilizing. Having planted several bulbs of these plants, it is possible to create magnificent flower bed to which all neighbors and guests will envy. Modern selection offers lily Asian Hybrids with various form of flower, height blossoming at different times from spring to fall.
Other unpretentious perennials for garden
Rose - the real decoration of garden. Having chosen and having planted saplings of the Canadian roses of different grades in garden, it is possible to enjoy aroma and magnificent blossoming many years. All Canadian roses are not afraid of the lowered temperatures at all, almost is not damaged by wreckers and diseases, and magnificent blossoming of pink bushes can continue from the first half of June to the first frosts. Such name of long-term colors for giving has come from type of selection – this type of roses has been removed in severe Canadian climate more than 100 years ago.
Phloxes, popular with gardeners, long-term can become the real decoration of the site and pride of the hostess too. That these plants it is abundant blossomed, it is necessary to replace their once in 3-4 years, without giving to bush of long-term phlox it is excessive to be infilled.
Astilba – one more unpretentious perennial. Graceful whisks and openwork foliage of this plant are decorative not only in the summer, but decorate garden to the frosts. They are used in mass landings on lawns, for creation of decorative background for other blossoming plants, for dressing of the unattractive bases and fences. At the same time landing and care for astilby will not demand special knowledge, even the beginner can grow up it.
Using combinations of different types and grades of unpretentious long-term flowers in garden, it is possible to create unique flower bed which will keep decorative effect all season and not to demand special care.