Miranda Climbing Hydrangea (Hydrangea anomala petiolaris 'Miranda'). This handsome, vigorous vine clings by aerial rootlets to brick and stucco. Dark green variegated foliage has yellow to creamy white margins. Showy fragrant white lacecap blooms in late spring to early summer. Mature plants show exfoliating reddish brown bark, adding to winter interest.
Nigella Damascena Oxford Blue fine-textured foliage blue pink purple or white blooms. Love-in-a-mist. easy to care for. full sun. deadhead spent blooms to encourage more. let some seedheads form. Before they dry the striking balloon-like pods have purple or bronze stripes. suffers in very hot summers. In those regions sow seeds early fall for spring color