Perennials

Perennials are enjoying a resurgence in popularity. Every year there is an expanded variety of perennials to choose from, chosen by Cozyn’s Garden Gallery from the best national and international growers.

We make a special effort to source the newest and most popular varieties and research the plants so that we can provide knowledgeable advice to our customers. New varieties are available to our customers as soon as they are released by the growers.


Common Name    Category  
Botanical Name   Light Requirements  
Zone  


  
Purple Emperor Sedum (Sedum spectabile 'Purple Emperor')
Dark purple foliage offset by pink flowers in midsummer. Use in rock gardens, pots, patio gardens.
Height & Width: 46cm T x 46cm W
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Zone: Zone 3

  
Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum 'rubrum')
Mounding ornamental grass with narrow bronze colored leaves contrasted with pinkish plumes. Perennial in habit but not hardy for our area. Looks great in borders or planters.
Height & Width: 1m T x 1m W
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Zone:

  
Purpleleaf Coral Bells (Heuchera micrantha)
Dark purple foliage. Flowers insignificant. Effective in mass plantings.
Height & Width: 45cm T x 45cm W
Light Requirements: Full to Part Sun
Zone: Zone 4

  
Queen of the Prairie Meadowsweet (Filipendula rubra)
Fern-like foliage. Large plumes of pink-red flowers mid-summer. Native species.
Height & Width: 1.5m
Light Requirements: Full to Part Sun
Zone: Zone 2

  
Ray Flower (Ligularia stenocephala)
Long spikes of yellow flowers on near black stems. Prefers cool moist sight.
Height & Width: 1.75m T x 90cm W
Light Requirements: Full to Part Sun
Zone: Zone 4

  
Red Barrenswort (Epimedium x rubrum)
Woodland plant. Red blooms in mid-spring.
Height & Width: 30cm T x 30cm W
Light Requirements: Part Shade
Zone: Zone 5

  
Red Flowering Coral Bells (Heuchera sanguinea)
Pink to bright red spring flowers. Selections of green and variegated foliage.
Height & Width: 30cm T x 45cm W
Light Requirements: Full to Part Sun
Zone: Zone 3

  
Red Hot Poker (Kniphofia uvaria)
Showy bottlebrush flowers in yellow, orange, or red. Tie up leaves and mulch for winter.
Height & Width: 1m T x 70cm W
Light Requirements: Full to Part Sun
Zone: Zone 5

  
Rhubarb Sutton Seedless (Rheum rhubarbarum 'Sutton Seedless')
The tart stalks of this classic perennial are excellent in pies, preserves and desserts.
Height & Width:
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Zone: Zone 3

  
Rock Cress (Arabis caucasica)
Low spreading groundcover forms a mat of colour in spring.
Height & Width: 10cm T x 60cm W
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Zone: Zone 5