The 2003 Waterman and Hill-Traveller's Companion Perennial Planting Guide. A-D, part 2 of 4

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Common
Name
Best Time to Plant Blooming
Season
Height
(inches)
Best
Sun
Best
Soil
Water
Needs
Best
pH
Achillea Feb - May May 24 F any dry neut
Alyssum Apr - Aug Spring <12 P - F rwd dry neut
Anchusa Mar - May Jun - Jul 36 - 72 P rwd avg neut
Aster Apr - May Sept - Oct 24 - 36 F rwd avg neut
Baby's Breath Apr - Jul Summer 24 F rwd avg neut
Balloon Flower Mar - May Summer 24 - 36 F rwd avg neut
Black-Eyed Susan Apr - Jun Jun - Oct 24 - 36 F rwd dry neut
Blanket Flower Mar - Jun Aug - Sep 30 F rwd dry neut
Blazing Star Apr - May Jul - Aug 36 - 72 F rwd avg neut
Blue Bells Feb - Apr April 18 - 24 Sh rwd moist neut
Butterflyweed Apr - Jun Jun - Aug 24 - 36 F rwd avg neut
Cactus ( Opuntia ) Sep - Nov June 8 - 12 F rwd dry acid
Candytuft June Summer 12+ F rwd avg neut
Catmint Sept Summer 18 F rwd avg neut
Chinese Lantern Apr - Aug Aug - Sept 24 F any any neut
Chrysanthemum Apr - Aug Aug - Sept 12 - 18 F rwd avg neut
Columbine Apr - Aug April 18 - 30 Sh - P any avg neut
Coneflower Sept - Nov Jun - Jul 36 F rwd dry neut
Coral Bells March Summer 18 P rwd avg neut
Coreopsis Apr - Aug Jun - Sep 24 F poor avg neut
Cupid's Dart Mar - May Summer 24 F rwd avg neut
Dahlia Apr - Jun Jun - Sept 24 P rwd avg neut
Daisy Fleabane Apr - Aug May - Jul 24 P poor avg acid
Dame's Rocket Apr - May Jun - Aug 24 P rwd moist neut
Day Lily Mar - Aug May - Jun 24 - 36 F rwd avg neut
Delphinium Mar - May Jun - Aug 18 - 24 P rwd moist alk
Dianthus Apr - May Apr - May 18 - 24 F wd avg neut