Site 2: Flagpole Beds

With a diversity of perennial and annual plants, the flagpole beds are one of the showpieces on our Pollinator Path, attracting many types of pollinators, including native bees.

flagpole bed 600 px

 

 Pollinators seen

cropped butterfly on liatris  cropped carder on salvia

cropped honey on hyssop2 cropped fly on salvia

cropped hairy bumble  cropped bumble on salvia

 

 

Flowering Plants

Scientific Name

 Common Name

Perennials

Agastache foeniculum ‘Blue Fortune’

Blue Fortune Hyssop
Echinacea purpurea ‘White Swan’ White Swan Coneflower
Geranium pratense ‘Rozanne’                           Rozanne Hardy Geranium
Salvia nemorosa ‘May Night’                         May Night Salvia
Liatris spicata ‘Kobold’                                    Kobold Blazing Star
Nepeta faasssenii ‘Blue Wonder’                    Blue Wonder Catmint
Calamagrostis acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’    Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass

Annuals

Salvia farinaceae  ‘Evolution Violet’ 

Evolution Violet Salvia
Verbena bonariensis                                    Purple Top Verbena
Angelonia angustifolia  ‘AloniaTM Big Snow’ Big Snow Angelonia
Lobularia maritima  ‘Giga White’
Giga White Alyssum

 

Use the links below to wander the path...