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Perennial habitats quiz--seaside


Choosing the right plants for the right place is becoming increasingly popular, as it results in better success with less work.  This is often called ecological landscaping, or sustainable landscaping.  Which of the following perennials are the toughest choices for the seaside?  Of course this will vary some with species.   Don't know some?  The VanBerkum nursery wholesale site has some photos.  See yes/no answers below.

1. Arctostaphylos
2. Artemisia
3. Filipendula
4. Hemerocallis
5. Lysimachia
6. Nepeta
7. Penstemon
8. Physostegia
9. Rudbeckia
10. Salvia
 

Answers:

1. yes

2. yes
3. no
4. yes
5. no
6. yes
7. no
8. yes
9. no
10. yes

 



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