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Annuals

Plants that live less than a year, or through a few seasons. Annuals can bring bright seasonal color to a garden. Annuals are also great as “fillers” in any holes in a garden landscape design. Annuals are generally shallow-rooted and vulnerable to chickens scratching around them. An example is a sunny, bright sunflower, Helianthus annuus.

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