There’s nothing quite like a tall hedge of annual plants in full bloom.
A round, oval, square or serpentine bed of totally magnificent stately flowers. All of which are in full bloom and all abuzz with the activity of hungry pollinating insects hopping from blossom to blossom taking their fill of pollen and nectar.
(Just a personal prefferance.)
Snapdragon, Tall, Costa Mix, Cutting variety. Wide range of lovely colors, 28-36" high. very sturdy stems. Replaces Rocket Mix.
Sunflower, Florenza, Cutting Mix, A unique color combination and mild chocolate fragrance. 45-55" tall, 75-85 days
Sunflower, Strawberry Lemonade, Cutting Mix. These produced more 4-5" flowers and bloomed for a longer period than any other mix. 60-84", 70-80 days.
Tithonia, Mexican Sunflower, "Torch," butterfly magnet, up to 60" tall and WIDE, needs room to do its thing, excellent temporary hedge or specimen plant
Verbena Bonariensis, these are tall, 36-48", sparsely-leafed stems on top of which flattened heads of bright lavender-purple flowers appear in late-summer. It’s perfect for bringing height to an ornamental border and is an absolute magnet for butterflies!