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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 .
  • Common Name: Catawba Rhododendron, Catawba Rosebay
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron catawbiense
  • Species: catawbiense
Illinois
Chicago
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...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Purity: 96%
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron carolinianum
  • Species: carolinianum
Illinois
Chicago
Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush Exochorda racemosa
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Although floriferous and attractive in early spring, it basically plods though the rest of the growing season as a somewhat nondescript shrub. It typically matures to 10-15' tall and as wide.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 9,988
  • Species: racemosa
  • Lot#: 9602
  • Collection Locale: China
  • Quantity: 17.09 lb
  • Germination Test Type: Cut
Illinois
Chicago
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 .
  • Germination: 30%
  • Purity: 75%
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Crop Year: 2012
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
Illinois
Chicago
Oakleaf Hydrangea Hydrangea quercifolia
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

White flowers in upright clusters to 12" in early summer it has nice brown exfoliating bark and spreads by stolons to form mound like colonies. * One of the most handsome plants for landscape designers.
  • Genus: Hydrangea
  • Family: Hydrangeaceae
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Collection Locale: Ohio
  • Purity: 80%
  • Botanical Name: Hydrangea quercifolia
Illinois
Chicago
Pinkshell Rhododendron, Pinkshell Azalea Rhododendron vaseyi
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

* Flat or bell-shaped 1 1/2" flowers in clusters of 5-7, rose, in spring before leaves; of upright habit; deciduous, with red fall color; native to North Carolina, where it grows in moist acid soil.
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Common Name: Pinkshell Rhododendron, Pinkshell Azalea
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron vaseyi
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Purity: 97%
Illinois
Chicago
Roseshell Azalea, Early Azalea Rhododendron prinophyllum
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* This deciduous azalea (commonly called early azalea or roseshell azalea) is a Missouri native shrub which typically occurs on wooded, north-facing slopes and wooded ravines and along streams in the far southeastern part of the State.
  • Height: 4-6 feet
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Species: prinophyllum
  • Family: Ericaceae
Illinois
Chicago
Hooded Pitcherplant Sarracenia minor
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Sarracenia minor , also known as the Hooded pitcher plant , is a carnivorous plant in the genus Sarracenia . Like all the Sarracenia , it is native to the New World .
  • Common Name: Hooded Pitcherplant
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 10
  • Collection Locale: North Carolina
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 0.01 lb
  • Germination: 83%
Illinois
Chicago
Ink Berry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry Ilex glabra
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Gallberry nectar is the source of a pleasant honey that is popular in the southern United States. * Shiny dark green, evergreen leaves; upright, rounded, densely branched; unique among hollies in that it often spreads by suckering; doesn't mind shade...
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Common Name: Ink Berry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 43
  • Germination: 61%
  • Botanical Name: Ilex glabra
Illinois
Chicago
Mountain Laurel, Spoonwood Kalmia latifolia
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Dislikes dry soils, requiring cool, permanently moist conditions at the roots. * A lovely evergreen plant for cool, acid, woodsy conditions such as rhododendrons like; 1" flowers in rounded clusters at branch tips, each flower hexagonal, generally pink,...
  • Genus: Kalmia
  • Common Name: Mountain Laurel, Spoonwood
  • Botanical Name: Kalmia latifolia
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Quantity: 2.81 lb
  • Purity: 95%
Illinois
Chicago
Yaupon, Yaupon Holly, Cassina Ilex vomitoria
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* This species is occasionally used for hedging in the southern states of America. Wood - hard, heavy, strong, close grained. * Ilex vomitoria ( Yaupon Holly , Yaupon , or Cassina ; the latter shared with Ilex cassine ), is a species of holly native to...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Quantity: 1.83 lb
  • Purity: 99%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 61,909
  • Botanical Name: Ilex vomitoria
Illinois
Chicago
Venus Flytrap, Venus Fly Trap Dionaea muscipula
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* Venus Flytraps are not as humidity-dependent as are some other carnivorous plants. If the prey is too small and escapes, the trap will reopen within 12 hours. * The holes in the meshwork allow small prey to escape, presumably because the benefit that...
  • Common Name: Venus Flytrap, Venus Fly Trap
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Botanical Name: Dionaea muscipula
  • Genus: Dionaea
Illinois
Chicago
Chestnut Oak Quercus prinus     - Quercus montana
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* The chestnut oak is readily identified by its massively-ridged dark gray-brown bark, the thickest of any eastern North American oak. Alba, it is used for furniture, cabinet making, interior finishes, fence posts and fuel.
  • Purity: 99%
  • Collection Locale: Logan Co, Ill
  • Species: prinus
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 18
Illinois
Chicago
Sourwood, Lily Of The Valley Tree, Sorrel Tree Oxydendrum arboreum
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* A lovely native American with shiny dark green leaves, red, yellow, and purple in fall; an ericaceous plant that wants moist, acid soil; fragrant urn-shaped flowers in drooping clusters; habit varies, may have a rounded crown atop a tall stem, or sometimes...
  • Germination: 40%
  • Collection Locale: Tennessee
  • Common Name: Sourwood, Lily Of The Valley Tree, Sorrel Tree
  • Genus: Oxydendrum
  • Height: 50-75 feet
  • Crop Year: 2014
Illinois
Chicago
American Holly Ilex opaca
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

The wood can also be stained to imitate ebony. It is abundant further south on the southern coast and in the Gulf states, reaching its greatest size on the bottomlands of southern Arkansas and eastern Texas.
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Genus: Ilex
  • Botanical Name: Ilex opaca Southern
  • Seeds Per Pound: 23,608
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 50
  • Collection Locale: Louisiana
Illinois
Chicago
Bearberry, Kinnikinick Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* A good ground-cover for steep sandy banks in a sunny position or in light shade. A carpeting plant, growing fairly fast and carpeting as it spreads. The leaves are evergreen, remaining green for 1–3 years before falling.
  • Germination: 47%
  • Height: 6-12 inches
  • Purity: 98%
  • Collection Locale: Lake Co. MT
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Seeds Per Pound: 41,768
Illinois
Chicago
Red Bay, Sweet Bay, Swamp Bay, Laurel Tree, Tisswood, Florida Mahogany Persea borbonia
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* Persea borbonia is a species of plant in the Lauraceae family, with several common names including redbay, tisswood, scrubbay, shorebay, and swampbay. * A large roundish or oval shrub or small tree; inconspicuous creamy flowers, dark blue fruit on red...
  • Quantity: 2.46 lb
  • Botanical Name: Persea borbonia
  • Purity: 99%
  • Family: Lauraceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 9
  • Germination: 98%
Illinois
Chicago
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. A relative of the evergreen Camellias of Asia, other common names include summer dogwood and Mountain Stewartia.
  • Common Name: Mountain Camellia, Mountain Stewartia, Summer Dogwood
  • Height: 10-15 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Genus: Stewartia
Illinois
Chicago
Eastern Hemlock, Canadian Hemlock Tsuga canadensis    Northern
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The diameter of the trunk at breast height is often 1.5 metres (5 feet), but again, outstanding trees have been recorded up to 1.75 meters (6 feet). The trunk is usually straight and monopodial, but very rarely is forked.
  • Family: PINACEAE
  • Germination: 98%
  • Purity: 99%
  • Botanical Name: Tsuga canadensis Northern
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 137
Illinois
Chicago
Sawtooth Oak Quercus acutissima
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* Most planting in North America was carried out for wildlife food provision, as the species tends to bear heavier crops of acorns than other native American oak species. * Quercus acutissima lives in deciduous forests at altitudes of up to 2,200 metres...
  • Genus: Quercus
  • Botanical Name: Quercus acutissima
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Family: Fagaceae
Illinois
Chicago
Tallowwood Eucalyptus, Australian Tallowwood Eucalyptus microcorys
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Tallowwood ( Eucalyptus microcorys ) is a native Eucalypt species common in New South Wales and Queensland , Australia . * Tallowwood is so named owing to the greasy feel of the wood when cut.
  • Height: 100-120 feet
  • Germination: 71%
  • Species: microcorys
  • Common Name: Tallowwood Eucalyptus, Australian Tallowwood
  • Collection Locale: New Zealand
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 10
Illinois
Chicago
Japanese Camellia, Camellia Camellia japonica
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* The Japanese Camellia ( Camellia japonica ) is one of the best known species of Camellia . It is called 'tsubaki oil'. It is a flowering shrub or a small tree native to Japan , Korea and China .
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: japonica
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 8
  • Collection Locale: Japan
  • Purity: 99%
  • Common Name: Japanese Camellia, Camellia
Illinois
Chicago
Japanese Camellia, Camellia Camellia japonica
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* The Japanese Camellia ( Camellia japonica ) is one of the best known species of Camellia . It is called 'tsubaki oil'. It is a flowering shrub or a small tree native to Japan , Korea and China .
  • Height: 6-30 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Collection Locale: Japan
  • Seeds Per Pound: 352
  • Genus: Camellia
  • Quantity: 2.86 lb
Illinois
Chicago
Pinxterbloom, Pink Azalea Rhododendron periclymenoides     - Rhododendron nudiflorum
Prices start at : 15.95 USD / 1 packet

* Pink azalea is a 6-12 ft. Clusters of soft pink to white to lavender, slightly fragrant, funnel-shaped flowers (to 1.5” across), each with 5 long curved stamens, bloom in April immediately preceding the emergence of the foliage.
  • Species: periclymenoides
  • Genus: Rhododendron
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Collection Locale: North Carolina
  • Common Name: Pinxterbloom, Pink Azalea
  • Quantity: 0.00865 lb
Illinois
Chicago
Mountain Laurel, Spoonwood Kalmia latifolia
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Dislikes dry soils, requiring cool, permanently moist conditions at the roots. * A lovely evergreen plant for cool, acid, woodsy conditions such as rhododendrons like; 1" flowers in rounded clusters at branch tips, each flower hexagonal, generally pink,...
  • Germination: 30%
  • Botanical Name: Kalmia latifolia
  • Common Name: Mountain Laurel, Spoonwood
  • Collection Locale: Pennsylvania
  • Quantity: 2.81 lb
  • Purity: 95%
Illinois
Chicago
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. * The narrow evergreen leaves, pale on the underside, have a tendency to form groups of threes, standing upright when newly put forth,...
  • Seeds Per Pound: 4,800,000
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Botanical Name: Kalmia angustifolia
  • Quantity: 0.17 lb
  • Genus: Kalmia
  • Collection Locale: New York
Illinois
Chicago
Momi Fir, Japanese Fir Abies firma
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* A handsome tree, light to dark green needles and yellowish-green cones. * Said to be heat tolerant and grows throughout the South. * Native to central and Southern Japan * Momi Fir is sometimes used as an ornamental tree, particularly in warm temperate...
  • Common Name: Momi Fir, Japanese Fir
  • Genus: Abies
  • Family: PINACEAE
  • Height: 150 feet
Illinois
Chicago
Royal Azalea Rhododendron schlippenbachii
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

* Beautiful fragrant pale pink small flowers in clusters to 6"; deciduous; acid soil, although may be more tolerant of lime than most; needs protection from hot sun and late freezes; dark green leaves to 5 1/2" x 3", red, yellow, and orange in fall; native...
  • Purity: 97%
  • Botanical Name: Rhododendron schlippenbachii
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Height: 3-10 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 188
Illinois
Chicago
Seven Son Flower, Seven Son Tree HEPTACODIUM miconioides
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

Miconioides produces large shows of small fragrant white blooms attractive to butterflies, the flowers five-petalled, < 13 mm across. * The plant is now also widely grown as an ornamental around the world.
  • Crop Year: 2013
  • Purity: 70%
  • Collection Locale: Tennessee
  • Germination: 50%
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Germination Test Type: TZ
Illinois
Chicago