Perennials Month By Month

Tips On Which Perennials To Plant For August & September

Greenway is renowned for their massive selection of butterfly and hummingbird plants – many of which are perennials, which means you don’t have to re-purchase them every year. Right now is the perfect time to plant them. Late summer and early fall is a great time to plant perennials as the the weather cools down and the soil stays warm for the roots to grow. Why not come out to Greenway and see our massive selection!

Perennials bloom during a particular time of the summer, so with a little planning, you can have colour in your garden from May through to the late fall. Here are some suggestions for August and September bloomers.

August

Hosta

Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker)

Liatris (Gayfeather)

Lily

Rudbeckia (Black-Eyed Susan)

September

Japanese Anemone

Aster (Michaelmas Daisy)

Chrysanthemum (Fall Mum)

Lobelia (Cardinal Flower)

Sedum

Solidago (Golden Rod)

To learn more about perennials and how to plant them, come and visit the knowledgeable staff at our greenhouse at our Kitchener location!

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