Great Garden Plants

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Looking for great garden plants? Here are plants lists and advice for different types of gardens.

Whether you're seeding plants for shade or container-friendly plants or long-flowering perennials, you should find some great ideas here.

List of Perennial Garden Plants

Great Plants for a Shade Garden

Flowers that Bloom all Summer Long

Plants for Flower Container Gardening

Plants for Vegetable Container Gardening

Best Bets for Window Boxes in Shade or Sun

Great Plants for Sun

Plants for a Three-Season Garden

Great Foliage Plants

Plants That Attract Butterflies

Plants That Attract Hummingbirds

Great Shrubs and Trees for Birds

Check out our free plant guides for information on how to plant, grow, and care for common flowers and plants.

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I live in Lethbridge

I live in Lethbridge Alberta,I just bot a lot of plants,mostly pansies,can I plant then outside now?also can mint herbs be planted now?Can polka dot plants & ivy be planted outside?Thank you

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