In the perennial garden spring bulbs and flowering trees and bushes usher in the garden season. They are followed by the beauty of the showy iris and peony. Now is the time for Lily’s, Coneflowers, Hydrangea, Liatris, Veronica, Balloon Flowers and Queen Anne’s Lace to take center. These late summer flowers take center stage during the heart and heat of the summer.
Queen Anne’s Lace Fun Facts: Crushed leaves smell like carrots because Queen Anne’s Lace is part of the carrot family. It also has a high sugar content.