The key to creating a long lasting garden is knowing the type of landscape you are working with and selecting the right perennials for those conditions. When designing and choosing the perennials for your landscape it is important to take into consideration these 3 things 1. Hardiness zone you live in 2. Sun exposure of your garden 3. Soil type and how well that soil type holds moisture. Every plant is unique and thrives in different conditions so it’s important to pick the right plants for your property.