Red Hot Poker This unusual plant features stunning red and yellow flower spikes atop slim green stems and leaves, creating a dramatic focal point in the fall perennial bed. Red Hot Poker is also very deer resistant, while at the same time being attractive to bees, butterflies and birds. USDA zones: 6a to 10b
Colorful Jupiter's Beard. Have this and will be growing more! Very xeric - it thrives on my neglect in our poor dry Denver soil and will bloom in full sun or half shade all summer with some deadheading.