Threadleaf Coreopsis forms a spreading clump of very delicate, ferny foliage and is native to the eastern United States, east of the Mississippi River, growing in dry, sunny locations where it is tolerant of drough.
The fresh and fruity color of Coreopsis 'Mango Punch', a mix of mango orange with a red blush, easily draws the attention with its airy mounds of emerald, ferny foliage covered with a profusion of peachy flowers for months, from early summer to fall.
Veronica spicata (spiked speedwell) is a species of the genus Veronica. It is the county flower of Montgomeryshire in the United Kingdom. Cultivated varieties include blue ('Royal Candles'), red ('Red Fox') and white ('Noah Williams').