Perry's Perennial Pages

Garden of the Month,  January 2001

A Vermont Winter Garden 


Many perennials can be left standing and not cut back in the fall, for their beautiful winter effects, especially in the north.  Below are a few examples of plants and vistas from my own garden in northern Vermont, from  midwinter 2001.  In a hurry or want an overview of some of these?  Then check out the Slide Show.

Perennial beds, view of hill and beaver pond

Grasses and perennials close-up

Moor Grass (Molinia)

Switch Grass (Panicum)

Maiden Grass (Miscanthus purpurescens)

Black-eyed Daisy (Rudbeckia 'Goldsturm')

Prairie Tickseed (Coreopsis tripteris)

Fall Grapeleaf Anemone (Anemone vitifolia 'Robustissima')

Autumn Joy Sedum

Zebra Grass (Miscanthus zebrinus)

Autumn Sun Heliopsis (Heliopsis helianthoides 'Autumn Sun')

Grasses and Mt Mansfield view

Astilbe, rhododendrons, part shade perennials
 



 
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