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View All View Slideshow 1. A nearly complete list of perennials that can be valued for more than just their flowers. The plants in this article have shown exemplary foliage color, variegation, or other unique characteristics that keep them interesting even when not in bloom.
Agave bracteosa 'Monterrey Frost' Rare form. Ribbon-like, arching, narrow leaves have light green centers and creamy white, smooth edges compared to its spiny cousins.
Makes a stunning specimen in containers. Prefers partial to bright shade.
Green leaves have bright cream margins lined with cinnamon spines. Forms a remarkably symmetrical, small, rounded rosette that remains small. Excellent for troughs and dish gardens. Agave gypsophila 'Ivory Curls' A variegated form of A. Wavy, spined, blue-gray leaves.
Best color in full sun; greener in part shade. Agave neomexicana 'Sunspot' A yellow margined sport of the small-scaled A. Dark blue-green glaucous leaves have long brown terminal spines and creamy yellow margins to form a rigid rosette. Agave ovatifolia 'Frosty Blue' One of the most cold hardy Agaves.
Forms a solitary rosette of short, broad, cupped leaves lined with small teeth and tipped with steel grey, terminal spines. Its distinctive powdery grey foliage has a near-turquoise cast. Agave xylonacantha 'Frostbite' This rare, exciting selection offers incredible variegation and biting spines lining the scalloped leaves.
Long, narrow, rigid leaves are dark green with creamy yellow to crisp white margins. Broad spreading, solitary rosette. Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop' PP Attractive smaller-scale groundcover with glossy, near-black, scalloped leaves.THE SPIKE.
It was late-afternoon. Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much. Clearly humans put a great deal of stock in beauty, and, despite its constantly evolving definition, people have a markedly biased opinion regarding “beautiful” people.
Library: Member Essays Mahamudra and Dzogchen, Two Systems of Buddhist Yoga. It is now in the present century, that for the first time, the West is finally beginning to learn something in depth about the ancient mystical teachings and practices of Buddhist Yogacara.
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