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Annuals for Special Purposes & Sites

Edging
Ageratum Alyssum Dwarf Asters
Bachelor Buttons Balsam Wax Begonias
Browallia Calendula Candytuff
Carnation Dwarf Celosia Coleus
Creeping Zinnia Dianthus Dusty Miller
Flowering Cabbage Gazania Globe Amaranth
Gypsophilia Heliotrope Impatiens
Linaria Lobelia Dwarf Marigolds
Melampodium Mimulus Moss Rose
Nasturtium Nemesia Nierembergia
Ornamental Basil Ornamental Peppers Pansy
Petunia Dwarf Phlox Dwarf Rudbeckia
Salvia Dwarf Snapdragons Verbena
Vinca Zinnias

Background
Amaranthus Canna Castor Bean
Cleome Cosmos Dahlias
Fountain Grass Foxglove Gladioli
Heliotrope Hollyhock Larkspur
Lavatera Lupine African Marigolds
Nicotiana Salpiglossis

Snapdragon

Tithonia Zinnias

Mixed Border
Ageratum Alyssum

Aster

Bachelor Buttons Balsam Bells of Ireland
Calendula California Poppy Carnation
Cleome Cosmos Forget-me-not
Four O'Clock Hollyhock Larkspur
Marigold Nicotiana Petunia
Salvia Snapdragon Statice
Zinnias

Cut Flowers
Amaranthus Asters Bachelor Button
Bells of Ireland Browallia Calendula
Carnations Celosia Clarkia
Coreopsis Cosmos Dahlia
Dianthus Gaillardia Gazania
Gerbera Gladioli Globe Amaranth
Gypsophila Larkspur Lavatera
Linaria Lisianthus Lupine
Marigold Melampodium Nasturtium
Nemesia Nicotiana Nigella
Pansy Petunia Phlox
Rudbeckia Salpiglossis Salvia
Scabiosa Schizanthus Shirley Poppy
Snapdragon Statice Stocks
Strawflower Sweet Peas Tithonia
Verbena Zinnia

Fragrant Flowers
Alyssum Bells of Ireland Carnation
Cleome Four O'Clock Heliotrope
Larkspur Moonflower Nasturtium
Nicotiana Pansy Phlox
Scabiosa Snapdragon Stock
Sweet Pea Verbena

Foliage
Amaranthus Wax Begonia Canna
Castor Bean Coleus Dusty Miller
Flowering Cabbage Fountain Grass Ornamental Basil
Ornamental Peppers

Ground Covers
Alyssum Creeping Zinnia Lobelia
Melampodium Moss Rose Morning Glory
Nasturtium Nierembergia Sweet Peas
Thunbergia Verbena Vinca
Zinnia angustifolia

Rock Gardens
Alyssum Candytuff Creeping Zinnias
Dianthus Gazania Linaria
Melampodium Moss Rose Nierembergia
Pansy Phlox Snapdragon
Verbena

Part to Full Shade
Balsam Begonias Coleus
Forget-Me-Not Foxglove Fuchsia
Impatiens Lobelia Mimulus
Pansy

Drought Resistant
Bachelor Button Baby's Breath California Poppy
Celosia Clarkia Cleome
Coreopsis Cosmos Creeping Zinnia
Dusty Miller Fountain Grass Gaillardia
Gazania Globe Amaranth Larkspur
Melapodium Morning Glory Moss Rose
Nasturtium Osteospormum Phlox
Rudbeckia Salvia Snow-on-the-Mountain
Statice Tithonia Verbena
Vinca Zinnia

Poor Soil
Amaranthus Alyssum Bachelor Button
Balsam Calendula California Poppy
Celosia Clarkia Cleome
Coreopsis Cosmos Four O'clock
Gaillardia Melampodium Moonflower
Moss Rose Morning Glory Nasturtium
Phlox Strawflower

May Self Seed
Ageratum Alyssum Amaranthus
Bachelor Button Bells of Ireland Calendula
California Poppy Cleome Coreopsis
Cosmos Forget-me-not Four O'Clock
Gazania Gypsophilia Impatiens
Larkspur Lavatera Linaria
Melampodium Morning Glory Moss Rose
Nicotiana Nigella Pansy
Petunia Rudbeckia Shirley Poppy
Snapdragon Snow-on-the-mountain


Todd Weinmann, Extension Horticulturist & Master Gardener Coordinator
Phone: (701) 241-5707
E-mail: todd.weinmann@ndsu.edu

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