Zinnias, such a sun loving, heat tolerant, hearty flower. Toss some seeds in prepared soil in late spring and watch your garden burst with color in no time. You can grow these in containers as well if your yard space is limited. Makes for a great cut flower indoors all summer long.
Creeping Buttercup Here's a buttercup that no gardener should be without. 'Buttered Popcorn' offers bright, chartreuse-splattered foliage that's truly electric in the shade garden. While the foliage is the main attraction, creeping buttercup also offers golden flowers in late spring and early summer. Name: Ranunculus repens Growing Conditions: Part to full shade and well-drained soil Size: 3 inches tall Zones: 4-9
foxglove blue delphiniums are shy in the sun. Shade is much better for these delicate flowers