Perennial Comic Nomenclature Relief


  • Gaillardia - Blanket Flowers; sometimes called indian paint brush; from yellow tips to red pedtals to a fuzzy yellow center.
  • Geranium - Cranesbill, Hardy Geranium; Clumpy, sometimes sprawling mats of brilliant red to purple single daisies...not to be confused with the annual strongly scented types. (Except for Walter who is so scented he make the black flies and mosquites rush for relief.
  • Geum - Avens or Grecian Rose. A refreshing stemmy layer of red or yellow rounded petals.
  • Globularia - Blue Globe Daisy; Stiff dome shaped quilled globes...like a thistle.
  • Grasses - Ornamentals; If not quaking, then fescuing, or feathering reeds to blue oats, to imperal red japanese, or snowy woods, or invasive ribbons, and onto waving wands of silver miscanthus. It is the texture that makes the difference.
  • Gypsophila - Baby's Breath; creeping to tall for cut flowers in puffy pink or white billowy clouds.



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