The Q&A Archives: Some Flowers for Both NY

Question: I will be moving to Colorado in the next month and I would like to know what flowers would do well in the type of soil they have there? Kelly Corwin Massapequa, NY

Answer: Many of the flowers you're familar with in Ne wYork do well in Colorado. They include Monarda, Echinacea, daylily, Phlox, Rudbeckia, and Shasta Daisy. Some more unusual ones to check out are penstemon, California poppy and coreopsis. Go to the Denver Botanic Garden or check with local gardeners about what's the best things to grow once you are there. Good luck with your move!

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