Can’t wait to have a huge vegetable garden. Enclosed raised beds, perhaps? Maybe with a horse fence to enclose (to remind us of Lexington) and flowers planted on the fence perimeter.

Genus: S. nipponica Snowmound Zones: 3 to 8 Cost: $7 to $40 Expert says: The tiny cascading summer blossoms are spectacular. But the wild waterfall-like shape of the stems gives great fill to landscapes year-round. — Rebecca Cole, garden designer, New York City