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Buckwheat Tree, Buckwheat Brush, Titi, Black Tree, Ironwood Cliftonia monophylla
Price : CALL

* Requires a free-draining, light, sandy, acid soil with additional leafmould added. * The wood is heavy, close-grained, moderately hard, brittle, not strong. It burns with a clear, bright flame and is valued as a fuel.
  • Genus: Cliftonia
  • Common Name: Buckwheat Tree, Buckwheat Brush, Titi, Black Tree, Ironwood
  • Height: 12-15 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
California
San Diego
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...
  • Species: carolinianum
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 582
  • Germination: 30%
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Collection Locale: Massachusetts
California
San Diego
Fragrant Winterhazel Corylopsis glabrescens
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Flower buds are susceptible to damage from early spring frosts. * A shrub grown for its pale yellow, fragrant flowers in spring before leaves emerge; part or full sun; leaves dark green, gold or yellow-green in fall; Japan native.

98%

    • Purity: 98%
    • Family: HAMAMELIDACEAE
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Germination: 98%
    • Species: glabrescens
    • Genus: Corylopsis
    California
    San Diego
    Mountain Camellia, Mountain Stewartia, Summer Dogwood Stewartia ovata     - Stuartia ovata
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    The leaves are oval with an acute apex, 7-13 cm long and 3-6 cm broad, and turn orange, red, or gold when the tree becomes dormant in the fall. It is a deciduous flowering shrub or small tree growing to 5 m tall, with smooth, flaking grayish-orange bark.
    • Genus: Stewartia
    • Botanical Name: Stewartia ovata
    • Species: ovata
    • Common Name: Mountain Camellia, Mountain Stewartia, Summer Dogwood
    California
    San Diego
    Mountain Andromeda, Mountain Fetterbush Pieris floribunda
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    * Leaves are dark green and leathery. * Fairly dense and bushy, especially when young. Japonica which has pendulous flower clusters. * Native to primarily North and South Carolina, but also found in Virginia and Georgia.
    • Botanical Name: Pieris floribunda
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Family: Ericaceae
    • Common Name: Mountain Andromeda, Mountain Fetterbush
    California
    San Diego
    Farkleberry, Tree Sparkleberry Vaccinium arboreum     - Batodendron arboreum
    Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Vaccinium arboreum ( Sparkleberry or Farkleberry ) is a species of Vaccinium native to the southeastern United States , from southern Virginia west to southeastern Missouri , and south to Florida and eastern Texas .
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 84
    • Purity: 91%
    • Botanical Name: Vaccinium arboreum
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Family: Ericaceae
    California
    San Diego
    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.
    • Crop Year: 1996
    • Family: LEGUMINOSAE
    • Common Name: Mayo
    • Seeds Per Pound: 1,084
    • Species: macrocarpa
    • Germination: 94%
    California
    San Diego
    Pagoda Dogwood, Alternateleaf Dogwood, Alternate-leaved Dogwood Cornus alternifolia
    Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

    * This species is unusual in having alternate leaves whilst almost all other members of this genus have opposite leaves. * A small tree of horizontal branching habit, creating a tiered effect.
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Family: Cornaceae
    • Common Name: Pagoda Dogwood, Alternateleaf Dogwood, Alternate-leaved Dogwood
    • Species: alternifolia
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Crop Year: 2018
    California
    San Diego
    Bayberry, Northern Bayberry Myrica pensylvanica
    Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

    * The Northern Bayberry ( Myrica pensylvanica ) is a species of Myrica native to eastern North America , from Newfoundland west to Ontario and Ohio , and south to North Carolina . This is a great plant for massing or grouping, in full sun or shade.
    • Purity: 98%
    • Species: pensylvanica
    • Quantity: 29.05 lb
    • Seeds Per Pound: 12,712
    • Collection Locale: Ohio
    • Crop Year: 2017
    California
    San Diego
    Sweet Azalea, Smooth Azalea Rhododendron arborescens
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    Drought sensitive, it requires moist, partially shaded sites. * Smooth azalea is a large, loosely-branched shrub, 8-12 ft. Glossy, bright-green, deciduous foliage lacks hairs beneath like other native azaleas.
    • Height: 10-18 feet
    • Crop Year: 2011
    • Quantity: 0.12 lb
    • Genus: Rhododendron
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
    • Botanical Name: Rhododendron arborescens
    California
    San Diego
    Sheep Laurel Kalmia angustifolia
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Blue-green evergreen leaves; half-inch flowers in rounded masses at the ends of branches, pink to purplish or white. * A very ornamental and variable plant. * Requires an acid humus-rich soil, succeeding in part shade or in full sun in cooler areas.
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 24
    • Collection Locale: New York
    • Botanical Name: Kalmia angustifolia
    • Germination Test Type: estimate
    • Height: 3-4 feet
    • Genus: Kalmia
    California
    San Diego
    Western Azalea Rhododendron occidentale
    Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

    It is not known to occur east of the Cascade and Sierra Nevada mountain ranges. It is found as far south as the Palomar Mountain area in southern California , with reports that it is found in Baja California , Mexico .
    • Crop Year: 1992
    • Germination Test Type: estimate
    • Family: Ericaceae
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 220
    • Germination: 30%
    • Collection Locale: CA 524 2000'
    California
    San Diego
    Franklinia, Franklin Tree Franklinia alatamaha
    Prices start at : 14.95 USD / 1 packet

    It is prized for its fragrant white flowers, similar to camellia blossoms. Flowers appear mid-summer to early fall, and may last as the tree's leaves change color. Dirr notes that it does better in the northern U.S. than the South.
    • Botanical Name: Franklinia alatamaha
    • Common Name: Franklinia, Franklin Tree
    • Height: 33 feet
    • Seeds Per Pound: 31,780
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Quantity: 1.91 lb
    California
    San Diego
    Farkleberry, Tree Sparkleberry Vaccinium arboreum     - Batodendron arboreum
    Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Vaccinium arboreum ( Sparkleberry or Farkleberry ) is a species of Vaccinium native to the southeastern United States , from southern Virginia west to southeastern Missouri , and south to Florida and eastern Texas .
    • Quantity: 0.78 lb
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
    • Common Name: Farkleberry, Tree Sparkleberry
    • Collection Locale: Rapides and Allen Parishes, Louisiana
    • Species: arboreum
    • Height: 10-15 feet
    California
    San Diego
    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 . * The plants are covered with one inch wide white flowers in spring, followed by edible black berries.
    • Genus: Amelanchier
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Height: 15-20 feet
    • Quantity: 10.58 lb
    • Species: lamarckii
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 23
    California
    San Diego
    Bunchberry, Bunchberry Dogwood Cornus canadensis
    Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

    * A prostrate deciduous groundcover with dark green leaves in summer, red in fall; attractive white bracts; likes cool, moist, acid soil; native to cool areas in much of the U.S. * Comments from a customer: Thought you might like to know I got 50% germination...
    • Family: Cornaceae
    • Common Name: Bunchberry, Bunchberry Dogwood
    • Collection Locale: Montana
    • Crop Year: 2018
    • Height: 1 foot
    • Species: canadensis
    California
    San Diego
    California Huckleberry, Evergreen Huckleberry Vaccinium ovatum
    Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Vaccinium ovatum is a true huckleberry plant, growing well in shade or sun and thriving in acidic soils. * Vaccinium ovatum is grown as an ornamental plant for horticultural use by specialty wholesale, retail, and botanic garden native plant nurseries.
    • Seeds Per Pound: 1,188,000
    • Quantity: 0.23 lb
    • Purity: 96%
    • Common Name: California Huckleberry, Evergreen Huckleberry
    • Crop Year: 2017
    • Height: 2-3 feet
    California
    San Diego
    Spruce Pine Pinus glabra
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    This pine is a straight-growing, medium-sized species, attaining heights of 20-35 m. * Pinus glabra differs markedly from most other pines in that it does not occur in largely pure pine forests, but is typically found as scattered trees in moist woodland...
    • Genus: Pinus
    • Collection Locale: CP Southern US
    • Species: glabra
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Height: 60-100 feet
    California
    San Diego
    Ponticum Rhododendron, Pontic Rhododendron, Common Rhododendron Rhododendron ponticum
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    The fruit is a dry capsule 15-25 mm long, containing numerous small seeds .There are two subspecies : Rhododendron ponticum subsp. & Reut.) Hand.-Mazz. Bulgaria east to Georgia. Rhododendron ponticum subsp.
    • Genus: Rhododendron
    • Crop Year: 2001
    • Quantity: 0.22 lb
    • Seeds Per Pound: 4,000,000
    • Common Name: Ponticum Rhododendron, Pontic Rhododendron, Common Rhododendron
    • Collection Locale: France
    California
    San Diego
    Bush Chinquapin, Dwarf Golden Chinquapin Chrysolepis sempervirens
    Prices start at : 29.95 USD / 1 packet

    * The seed is eaten raw or cooked. * Requires a lime-free soil. Very sweet and much appreciated, tasting somewhat like a hazel nut. Prefers a sheltered semi-shaded position and a light deep moist soil.
    • Common Name: Bush Chinquapin, Dwarf Golden Chinquapin
    • Crop Year: 2018
    • Species: sempervirens
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 3
    • Purity: 99%
    • Quantity: 0.05 lb
    California
    San Diego
    Japanese Andromeda, Japanese Pieris Pieris japonica
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    * Shiny dark green evergreen leaves, emerging bronzy in spring; white slightly fragrant flowers in pendulous masses; neat upright habit; prefers moist, well-drained, acid soil, but doesn't insist on it; needs shade in the U.S. South; parent of many cultivars;...
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
    • Genus: Pieris
    • Height: 6-12 feet
    • Botanical Name: Pieris japonica
    California
    San Diego
    Catawba Rhododendron, Catawba Rosebay Rhododendron catawbiense
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    * Rhododendron catawbiense ( Catawba Rhododendron ) is a species of Rhododendron native to the eastern United States , growing mainly in the Appalachian Mountains from Virginia south to northern Alabama .
    • Botanical Name: Rhododendron catawbiense
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Genus: Rhododendron
    • Species: catawbiense
    California
    San Diego
    Dwarf Azalea Rhododendron atlanticum
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Rhododendron atlanticum ( Dwarf azalea or Coastal azalea ), is a species of Rhododendron native to coastal areas of the eastern United States , from New Jersey south to Georgia .
    • Seeds Per Pound: 2,551,480
    • Height: 3-6 feet
    • Germination Test Type: estimate
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 38
    • Family: Ericaceae
    • Crop Year: 2012
    California
    San Diego
    Greenleaf Manzanita Arctostaphylos patula
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    * Arctostaphylos patula is a species of manzanita known by the common name greenleaf manzanita . * The fully ripe fruit is pleasantly acid with a flavour resembling green apples. This shrub reaches between one and two meters in height.
    • Height: 3-6 feet
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
    • Family: Ericaceae
    • Common Name: Greenleaf Manzanita
    California
    San Diego
    Alleghany Serviceberry, Smooth Shadbush Amelanchier laevis
    Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Planting Density per Acre, Minimum 700 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum 1200 * It is a good bird plant with 3/8" purple-black fruit that they love to eat. * It is native to eastern U.S. and much used in Europe.
    • Germination: 83%
    • Crop Year: 2017
    • Botanical Name: Amelanchier laevis dried berries
    • Collection Locale: New York
    • Quantity: 9.91 lb
    • Seeds Per Pound: 12,258
    California
    San Diego
    Pitch Pine, Picky Pine Pinus rigida
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    Wood - coarse-grained, light, soft, brittle, not strong, very durable, resinous. Serotina ); the last is treated as a subspecies of Pitch Pine by some botanists . In general, trees from warmer areas of distribution give the higher yields.
    • Height: 20-60 feet
    • Botanical Name: Pinus rigida
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
    • Species: rigida
    California
    San Diego
    Japanese Red Pine Pinus densiflora
    Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Externally it is a very beneficial treatment for a variety of skin complaints, wounds, sores, burns, boils etc and is used in the form of liniment plasters, poultices, herbal steam baths and inhalers.
    • Family: Pinaceae
    • Seeds Per Pound: 29,056
    • Genus: Pinus
    • Botanical Name: Pinus densiflora
    • Height: 60-100 feet
    • Species: densiflora
    California
    San Diego
    Wintergreen, Eastern Teaberry, Checkerberry Gaultheria procumbens
    Prices start at : 17.95 USD / 1 packet

    It is a member of the Ericaceae (heath family). * An evergreen groundcover, a source of wintergreen oil; 1/4" very light pink or pinkish white flowers in summer, scarlet fruit; wants acid, woodland-type soil; native to eastern and central North America...
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 520
    • Seeds Per Pound: 1,708,240
    • Quantity: 0.35 lb
    • Genus: Gaultheria
    • Botanical Name: Gaultheria procumbens
    • Purity: 92%
    California
    San Diego
    Pinxterbloom, Pink Azalea Rhododendron periclymenoides     - Rhododendron nudiflorum
    Prices start at : 15.95 USD / 1 packet

    The species name, Latin for naked-flowered, refers to the fact that the flowers often appear before its leaves are fully expanded. Pinxter means Pentecost (seventh Sunday after Easter) in Dutch, in reference to the bloom time for this shrub.
    • Germination: 30%
    • Quantity: 0.00865 lb
    • Species: periclymenoides
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 72
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Botanical Name: Rhododendron periclymenoides
    California
    San Diego