A big thank you to MaryAnn Fink and St. Louis County Parks for recognizing Rolling Ridge Nursery as a Pollinator Pantry Provider!
ANNUAL PERIWINKLE "VINCA" - Low maintenance, profuse bloomer that loves the sun and heat! Fertilze occasionally. "BUTTERFLY RED" PENTAS - Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds! Heat tolerant. MANDEVILLA VINE - Sun and heat loving vine that provides all summer color. Deer resistant. "KNOCK OUT" ROSE - Blooms from spring till frost!
Photo Credit: Jennifer Anderson, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database
There is always a lot of hype for the newest, most unique plant and flower. As much as it appeals to the plant collector in us, we would like to focus on the tried and true summer annuals that in our experience, are no-fail, reliable annuals to get you through a St. Louis summer!