New Varieties for 2013

Learn about the hottest new perennial and annual flowers, as well as vegetables and blooming trees and shrubs.

Perennials for Sun

EverLast dianthus

From a series of stunning reblooming dianthus to bold fall sedums, we'll show you what perennials are new and cool for sunny spots in your yard.


  • Hardy, colorful coneflowers
  • Easy, low-water sedums
  • Heat-resistant, fragrant dianthus
  • Long-blooming colorful perennial hibiscus

Check them out!


Begonia 'Sparks Will Fly'

There are so many exciting new annuals out this year that we had to break them into two slideshows -- one for soft blue, pink, purple, and white varieties and another for sizzling red, orange, and yellow selections.


  • Fragrant, heat-resistant sweet alyssums
  • Bold, nonstop-blooming petchoas
  • Stunning begonias

See the newest blue, pink, purple, and white annual varieties!

See the red, orange, and yellow varieties for 2013!


English rose England's Rose

What's more romantic than a rose? Don't miss our collection of gorgeous English, hybrid tea, floribunda, climbing, and shrub roses.


  • Extra-easy shrub roses
  • Lovely English roses with an old-fashioned look

See all the new roses for 2013!

Vegetables and Herbs

Dwarf, thornless raspberry 'Raspberry Shortcake'

This year's crop of new vegetables and herbs -- with varieties that bear more in a smaller space and offer better disease resistance -- makes it easier than ever to grow your food.


  • A dwarf, thornless raspberry
  • Delicious new tomatoes
  • Colorful, healthful peppers

See all the new fruits, vegetables, and herbs for 2013!

Perennials for Shade

Coralbells 'Fire Alarm'

Every year there's a host of new hostas, but we also feature amazing new coralbells, hellebores, and other top-notch shade-loving perennials.


  • Deer-resistant coralbells in all kinds of colors
  • Variegated, drought-resistant barrenwort
  • Fun hostas like you've never seen

Discover top new perennials for the shade!


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