groundhog on January 16th, 2012

By G. Bosley a.k.a. ‘groundhog’     Brunnera ‘Jack Frost’ has been named Perennial Plant of the Year for 2012.  This is truly a wonderful, carefree plant for a shady garden. I have grown several of the different Brunnera varieties available.  This is ‘Jack Frost’ in full bloom in late May.  The flowers resemble that […]

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groundhog on January 14th, 2012

By G. Bosley  a.k.a. “groundhog”   The Perennial of the Year is a program where members of the Perennial Plant Association vote for the best perennial of the year.  The program was started in 1990 with the yearly selection being made in late fall. Perennials are nominated for Perennial Plant of the Year (POY) by […]

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groundhog on March 18th, 2011

By G. Bosley a.k.a. “groundhog” A hardy perennial groundcover that will form a large clump of attractive foliage with bright blue Forget-me-not flowers throughout the spring.  Also great in the garden border, containers and woodland gardens. Hardy to Zone 2. Brunnera begins to bloom from early to mid-April and continues until late May or early June in my gardens […]

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