Picking Plants for Knee-to-Thigh-High: Medium-Sized Perennials

Medium-sized perennials make for stand-out borders. But that's not all they're good for. Learn more about their design uses, as well as color and other options, here.

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Greek Yarrow

Greek yarrow's large, creamy-yellow flowerheads appear in summer and fall, providing perfect landing pads for beneficial insects. Greek yarrow will grow to 24 inches tall and 18 inches wide when planted in ideal conditions: full sun and well-drained or moist soil.

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