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These plants are Plant Select plants. These are test grown in Colorado and the best performers are chosen.

Osteospermum 'Purple Mountain'

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Common Name: Purple Mountain Sun Daisy
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 12"
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

Bright purple daisies over dark green foliage make an attractive plant. New for Canyon’s Edge in 2015. Needs nicely drained soil that is just lightly amended. Do not overwater, it likes it on the dry side.


Osteospermum 'Avalanche'

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Common Name: Osteospermum 'Avalanche'
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 12"
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

Pure white flowers over dark green foliage make an attractive plant. New for Canyon’s Edge in 2015. Needs nicely drained soil that is just lightly amended. Do not overwater, it likes it on the dry side.


Limonium bellidiformis caspia

Common Name: Spangle Sea Lavender
Bloom Season: Summer to Fall
Bloom Color: Light Blue
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 36"
Mature Width: 36"
Description:

Trial 2016 Pyrimidal sprays, soft lilac blue, Great cutflower


Geranium cantabigiense 'Biokovo'

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Common Name: Biokovo Geranium
Bloom Season: Spring to Early Summer
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 10"
Mature Width: 10"
Description:

A nice, low growing plant that can spread to make a small scale ground cover.


Geranium magniflorum 'LaVeta Lace'

Common Name: LaVeta Lace Geranium
Bloom Season: Spring to Summer
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 12"
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

Alpine perennial. Plant in a cooler spot in your garden, dappled sun. Leaves turn to purple and red in winter.


Engelmannia perisetenia

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Common Name: Englemann Daisy
Bloom Season: Spring to Summer
Bloom Color: Yellow
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 24"
Mature Width: 36"
Description:

Long blooming native- if it gets leggy cut it back for quick new growth and bloom. Good for wildlife. Blooms open daily and are showy in the morning, then they close in the heat of the day.


Delosperma kelaidis

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Common Name: Mesa Verde Ice Plant
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: Light Pink
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 2"
Mature Width: 12"
Description:

This iridescent, salmon-pink flowered sport appeared among plants of a dwarf, alpine form of Delospermum cooperi at Denver Botanic Gardens in 1997. It is vigorous, compact and floriferous. Plant Select® award winner.


Garden Notes: Lovely pink flowers atop succulent green foliage. Does well in dry soils. Good for rock gardens.

Penstemon x mexicali 'Shadow Mountain'

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Common Name: Shadow Mountain Penstemon
Bloom Season: Spring to Summer
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 24"
Mature Width: 18"
Description:

Lavender-blue cousin to RED ROCKS Penstemon blooms from late spring through the summer. Very adaptable. A Plant Select Award Winner.


Penstemon x mexicali 'Pike's Peak Purple'

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Common Name: Pike's Peak Purple Penstemon
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 15"
Mature Width: 36"
Description:

Violet-purple flowers. Narrow, dark green leaves, blooms all summer. Grow in containers, perennial borders, mixed flower beds, naturalistic gardens. Plant Select® award winner.


Penstemon x mexicali 'Carolyn's Hope'

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Common Name: Carolyn's Hope Penstemon
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Pink
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18"
Mature Width: 14"
Description:

Plant Select® award winner. Cheerful pink, white-throated tubular flowers and dark pink buds above narrow, glossy green are attractive nearly all summer long. This hybrid between Mexican and American wild penstemons was developed in Colorado to raise funds to support breast cancer research at University of Colorado Cancer Center.