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Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush Exochorda racemosa
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

It typically matures to 10-15' tall and as wide. * Native to China, common pearlbush is a loose, upright, early-blooming, deciduous shrub with a broad rounded shape. * Medium green leaves, of loose upright habit; "spectacular in flower...does extremely...
  • Germination Test Type: Cut
  • Crop Year: 1996
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Quantity: 17.09 lb
  • Genus: Exochorda
  • Purity: 98%
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Sheep Laurel Kalmia angustifolia
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Requires an acid humus-rich soil, succeeding in part shade or in full sun in cooler areas. Prefers almost full sun. * Blue-green evergreen leaves; half-inch flowers in rounded masses at the ends of branches, pink to purplish or white.
  • Collection Locale: New York
  • Germination: 7%
  • Species: angustifolia
  • Height: 3-4 feet
  • Genus: Kalmia
  • Family: Ericaceae
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Swamp Azalea, Swamp Honeysuckle, Clammy Azalea Rhododendron viscosum
Price : CALL

* Rhododendron viscosum , commonly known as swamp azalea or clammy azalea , is a deciduous shrub which is endemic to the United States .
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Common Name: Swamp Azalea, Swamp Honeysuckle, Clammy Azalea
  • Height: 2-8 feet
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron viscosum
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Carolina Rhododendron, Carolina Azalea Rhododendron carolinianum
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* Small, delicate plant forms a rounded mound, often loose and open; evergreen; 3" flowers in May, parents of this strain have flowers in variations of pink and purple; acid soil, good drainage; in the U.S. needs light shade in the North, more shade in...
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Purity: 96%
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 582
  • Seeds Per Pound: 9,170,800
  • Crop Year: 2015
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Buckwheat Tree, Buckwheat Brush, Titi, Black Tree, Ironwood Cliftonia monophylla
Price : CALL

* The wood is heavy, close-grained, moderately hard, brittle, not strong. It burns with a clear, bright flame and is valued as a fuel. * Cliftonia monophylla ( Buck-wheat tree , Buckwheat tree , Titi ) is a tree native to the United States .
  • Genus: Cliftonia
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Common Name: Buckwheat Tree, Buckwheat Brush, Titi, Black Tree, Ironwood
  • Species: monophylla
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Greenleaf Manzanita Arctostaphylos patula
Price : CALL

This shrub reaches between one and two meters in height. It is low to the ground with some of the lower branches rooting in the soil and others extending more outward than upward. * Arctostaphylos patula is a species of manzanita known by the common name...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Genus: Arctostaphylos
  • Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos patula
  • Height: 3-6 feet
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Rosebay, Great Laurel, Rosebay Rhododendron Rhododendron maximum
Price : CALL

Leaves are sclerophyllous, simple, alternate, and oblong (10 to 30 cm long, 5 to 8 cm wide). It produces large, showy, white to purple flowers each June. The fruit is a dry capsule 15-20 mm (.60-.79 in) long, containing numerous small seeds .
  • Purity: 98%
  • Height: 13 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Collection Locale: PA
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Common Name: Rosebay, Great Laurel, Rosebay Rhododendron
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Mountain Andromeda, Mountain Fetterbush Pieris floribunda
Price : CALL

Japonica which has pendulous flower clusters. * Native to primarily North and South Carolina, but also found in Virginia and Georgia. * Upright flower clusters separate it from P. * Fairly dense and bushy, especially when young.
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Species: floribunda
  • Genus: Pieris
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Pinxterbloom, Pink Azalea Rhododendron periclymenoides     - Rhododendron nudiflorum
Prices start at : 15.95 USD / 1 packet

A deciduous shrub, with terminal clusters of pink, tubular, vase-shaped, slightly fragrant flowers. Funnel-shaped, pink or white flowers with protruding stamens occur in large clusters, appearing before or with the leaves.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron periclymenoides
  • Quantity: 0.00865 lb
  • Purity: 60%
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,816,000
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Oakleaf Hydrangea Hydrangea quercifolia
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* One of the most handsome plants for landscape designers. * Hydrangea quercifolia ( Oakleaf hydrangea ) is a species of hydrangea native to the southeastern United States , from North Carolina west to Tennessee , and south to Florida and Louisiana .
  • Family: Hydrangeaceae
  • Common Name: Oakleaf Hydrangea
  • Species: quercifolia
  • Genus: Hydrangea
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Seeds Per Pound: 5,000,000
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Mayo Sophora macrocarpa
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Mayo or Mayu (Sophora macrocarpa) is a small tree that inhabits the Chilean Matorral.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Crop Year: 1996
  • Lot#: 9601
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 22
  • Family: LEGUMINOSAE
  • Collection Locale: Chile
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Mountain Azalea, Wild Azalea, Honeysuckle Azalea, Piedmont Azalea, Sweet Azalea, Hoary Azalea, Southern Pinxterflower Rhododendron canescens     - Azalea nudiflora  canescens
Prices start at : 17.95 USD / 1 packet

Rhododendron species are used as food plants by the larvae of some members of the order Lepidoptera ( butterflies and moths ) (See List of Lepidoptera that feed on rhododendrons ).
  • Purity: 65%
  • Germination: 30%
  • Crop Year: 2015
  • Species: canescens
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 55
  • Height: 6-8 feet
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Japanese Red Pine Pinus densiflora
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

The Japanese red pine prefers full sun on well-drained, slightly acidic soil. * The Japanese Red Pine ( Pinus densiflora ) has a home range that includes Japan , Korea , northeastern China ( Heilongjiang , Jilin , Liaoning , Shandong ) and the extreme...
  • Height: 60-100 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Germination: 91%
  • Species: densiflora
  • Botanical Name: Pinus densiflora
  • Collection Locale: China
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Ensata Japanese Iris, Japanese Iris Iris ensata     - Iris ensata  spontaenea  , Iris kaempferi
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Likes plenty of moisture and a rich loamy slightly acid soil. * The species has reddish-purple flowers; grows in marshes, ditches, and other wet places, even in shallow water; flowering in June and July; needs acid soil in cultivation; many elaborate,...
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 45
  • Purity: 99%
  • Height: 18-24 inches
  • Common Name: Ensata Japanese Iris, Japanese Iris
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Hooded Pitcherplant Sarracenia minor
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Like all the Sarracenia , it is native to the New World . * Sarracenia minor , also known as the Hooded pitcher plant , is a carnivorous plant in the genus Sarracenia .
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Height: 12-18 inches
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 10
  • Purity: 99%
  • Crop Year: 2011
  • Genus: Sarracenia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Little Epaulette Tree Pterostyrax corymbosus     - Pterostyrax corymbosa    , Pterostyrax corymbosum
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

It is in flower from Jun to July. The plant prefers loamy acid and neutral soils, and can grow in very acid soils.It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. * White flowers in long clusters; may be a tree or shrub; egg-shaped fruit with five...
  • Purity: 98%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 8,489
  • Lot#: 010629
  • Family: STYRACEAE
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 7
  • Botanical Name: Pterostyrax corymbosus
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Juneberry Amelanchier lamarckii
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Canadensis ) and therefore under the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature it would be known as Amelanchier × lamarckii . * A decidious Shrub growing to 6 m. * The plants are covered with one inch wide white flowers in spring, followed by edible...
  • Botanical Name: Amelanchier lamarckii
  • Species: lamarckii
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Common Name: Juneberry
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 23
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Alleghany Serviceberry, Smooth Shadbush Amelanchier laevis
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The bark can be made into a herbal medicine for expectant mothers. * The fruit is rich in iron and copper. * The nicest tree form of Serviceberry. * The fruit, which are pomes, are edible and can be eaten raw or cooked.
  • Quantity: 9.91 lb
  • Collection Locale: New York
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Purity: 97%
  • Genus: Amelanchier
  • Germination: 83%
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Catberry, Mountain Holly Ilex mucronata     - Nemopanthus mucronatus
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The flowers are inconspicuous, whitish to greenish-yellow, produced on slender peduncles 25 mm or more long; it is usually dioecious, with male and female flowers on separate plants.
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Germination: 43%
  • Species: mucronata
  • Height: 10 ft
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 2
  • Botanical Name: Ilex mucronata
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Mountain Camellia, Mountain Stewartia, Summer Dogwood Stewartia ovata     - Stuartia ovata
Price : CALL

A relative of the evergreen Camellias of Asia, other common names include summer dogwood and Mountain Stewartia. * Stewartia ovata (Mountain Camellia; also Stuartia ovata) is a species of Stewartia native to low to mid-elevations in the southern Appalachian...
  • Family: Theaceae
  • Species: ovata
  • Common Name: Mountain Camellia, Mountain Stewartia, Summer Dogwood
  • Genus: Stewartia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Catberry, Mountain Holly Ilex mucronata     - Nemopanthus mucronatus
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The flowers are inconspicuous, whitish to greenish-yellow, produced on slender peduncles 25 mm or more long; it is usually dioecious, with male and female flowers on separate plants.
  • Crop Year: 1998
  • Germination: 43%
  • Height: 10 ft
  • Purity: 98%
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 2
  • Quantity: 0.56 lb
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Water Birch, River Birch Betula nigra    Northern
Price : CALL

It is hardy to zone 4. * Betula nigra ( River Birch ; also occasionally called Water Birch ) is a species of birch native to the eastern United States from New Hampshire west to southern Minnesota , and south to northern Florida and east Texas .
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Botanical Name: Betula nigra Northern
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Seeds Per Pound: 258,660
  • Genus: Betula
  • Crop Year: 2018
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Red Huckleberry Vaccinium parvifolium
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* The bark or leaves of the plant were brewed for a bitter cold remedy, made as tea or smoked. * It is a deciduous shrub growing to 4-metre (13 ft) tall with bright green shoots with an angular cross-section.
  • Germination: 30%
  • Genus: Vaccinium
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Species: parvifolium
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 245
  • Family: Ericaceae
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Ink Berry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry Ilex glabra
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Shiny dark green, evergreen leaves; upright, rounded, densely branched; unique among hollies in that it often spreads by suckering; doesn't mind shade but prefers sun; Dirr recommends it for foundations, hedges, and accent plants, particularly the cultivars;...
  • Germination: 61%
  • Common Name: Ink Berry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry
  • Purity: 96%
  • Family: Aquifoliaceae
  • Height: 10 feet
  • Quantity: 0.72 lb
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Persian Parrotia, Persian Ironwood Parrotia persica
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Parrotia persica ( Persian Ironwood ) is a deciduous tree in the family Hamamelidaceae , the sole species in the genus Parrotia but closely related to the genus Hamamelis (Witch-hazels).
  • Botanical Name: Parrotia persica
  • Common Name: Persian Parrotia, Persian Ironwood
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Collection Locale: Russia
  • Family: Hamamelidaceae
  • Seeds Per Pound: 9,080
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Carolina Silverbell Halesia carolina
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Unripe fruits are sometimes pickled.The fruit is about 4cm in diameter. * Few trees flower more elegantly-- white, bell-shaped, 3/4" blooms dangling like raindrops in rows along year-old branches; spring flowering; the limbs arch up and out to form a...
  • Family: Styracaceae
  • Purity: 99%
  • Crop Year: 2004
  • Species: carolina
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,271
  • Botanical Name: Halesia carolina
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Pitch Pine, Picky Pine Pinus rigida
Price : CALL

* Pitch can also be obtained from the resin and is used for waterproofing, as a wood preservative etc. Rosin is the substance left after turpentine is removed. Wood - coarse-grained, light, soft, brittle, not strong, very durable, resinous.
  • Common Name: Pitch Pine, Picky Pine
  • Height: 20-60 feet
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Genus: Pinus
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Common China Fir, Chinese Fir Cunninghamia lanceolata
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The wood is light, fragrant, easily worked, resists insects damage. Used in construction, ship building etc wherever great strength is required. They are native to China, Taiwan and northern Vietnam, where they may reach 50-55 m in height.
  • Germination: 67%
  • Genus: Cunninghamia
  • Common Name: Common China Fir, Chinese Fir
  • Family: Cupressaceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 53
  • Botanical Name: Cunninghamia lanceolata
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Purple-fruited Chokeberry ARONIA prunifolia
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

Chokeberries are cultivated as ornamental plants and also because they are very high in antioxidant pigment compounds, like anthocyanins. * The fruits are eaten by birds (birds do not taste astringency and feed on them readily), which then disperse the...
  • Height: 6-10 feet
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Common Name: Purple-fruited Chokeberry
  • Botanical Name: ARONIA prunifolia clean seed
  • Species: prunifolia
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia