Mix in a partially shaded border with hostas, ferns, viburnum and foam flower. Look for dwarf variety ‘Mount Airy,’ a winner for its fall color. Fothergilla is a three season shrub with bright white flowers in spring and glossy green foliage in summer. Fothergilla thrives in zones 4 to 9. 30 rowsPlanting calendar for Annandale, Virginia.
Find the best dates for planting and. A frost date is the average date of the last light freeze in spring or the first light freeze in fall. The classification of freeze temperatures is based on their effect on plants: Light freeze: 29° to 32°F (° to 0°C)- tender plants are killed. Moderate freeze: 25° to 28°F (° to. Join the foodscaping revolution when you plant artichokes.
The plants last about five years and grow to be a sizable shrub. Stunning thistle flowers will emerge in spring.
In zones 9 to 11, you can plant artichokes in fall. Wait till spring in colder zones. You can spend the time creating a garden bed with light, fertile, well-drained soil.