The Q&A Archives: gardening around pool

Question: What can I plant around my pool. I want something that comes back every year. I have sun and shade. Please help!

Answer: There are thousands and thousands of beautiful plants available. Here are some favorites:

Sun perennials: Black-eyed Susan, coneflower, coreopsis, daylily, delphinium, gaura, hardy geranium, iris, penstemon, peony, phlox, pincushion flower, poppy, Russian sage, salvia, sedum, and Shasta daisy.

Shade perennials: Astilbe, bergenia, bleeding heart, brunnera, ferns, foamflower, goatsbeard, hellebore, heuchera, hosta, Solomon?s seal, spiderwort, and violet.

Enjoy your garden!

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