It is common in the Pacific Northwest where it is found in both openings and the forest understory at low to moderate elevations. * Holodiscus discolor is a shrub of western North America that is commonly known as ocean spray , creambush or ironwood .
Petiole 1-3 cm, glabrous or pubescent; leaf blade elliptic-oblong, elliptic, or obovate-oblong, 3.5-12(-18) 1.5-7(-10) cm, adaxially glabrous or sparsely pubescent, abaxially villous, base cuneate to subrounded, apex usually acute to acuminate.
Fruticosa grows as a glandular, thornless shrub which can reach 5 or 6 meters in height and spread to twice that in width. * Plants have an extensive root system and are also fairly wind tolerant, they can be planted as a windbreak and also to prevent...
Crop Year: 2006
Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 74
Common Name: False Indigo, Desert False Indigo, Bastard Indigobush
An excellent source for cut flowers. You'll enjoy this old-fashioned favorite that bears an abundance of large, hibiscus blossoms in three different colors: red, white and blue. Profusion of blooms from June through September.
Grows so thick, it chokes out even persistent weeds and requires no mowing or care. To cover steep slopes, poor soil trouble areas, stream or pond banks where erosion control is needed, there's no better and prettier ground cover to use than House of...
It is native to Europe and western Asia . Blooms late summer to early fall. * Unusual perennials with 2" spherical blue flowers in mid to late summer; the plant itself is rather rough and thistly with dark green leaves; good for middle or back of border;...
Anhui, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang. * Trees, 6-20 m tall. Petiole 2-4.5 cm; leaf blade often purplish red when young, greenish when mature, cordate or triangular-orbicular, * Open or dense forests,...
This variety is vigorous and dense-growing. It is quite hardy, disease-resistant, and gives year round beauty. We send 1 to 1 1/2' plants. You can't beat this radiant pink Honeysuckle for a tall screen of background hedge.
Wild bergamot often grows in rich soils in dry fields, thickets, and clearings, usually on limy soil. Today, many families still use wild bergamot during the cold and flu season. Each cluster is about 1.5 in (4 cm) long, containing about 20–50 flowers.
* The herb combines well with Sambucus nigra flowers (Elder) and Mentha x piperita vulgaris (Peppermint) for treating colds and influenza. * Common yarrow is an erect herbaceous perennial plant that produces one to several stems (0.2 to 1m tall) and has...
* Syringa josikaea ( Hungarian Lilac ) is a species of Lilac , native to central and eastern Europe , in the Carpathian Mountains in Hungary , Romania , and western Ukraine . * A good hedging plant, it is very tolerant of trimming.
The Purple Coneflowers bloom from mid-summer to fall on 2-3 foot stems. Purple Coneflowers are practically indestructible because they are sub-zero hardy and withstand heat, grow in dry locations and love poor soil.
* The leaves lose their flavour if the are cooked for any length of time and so are best used raw or added to cooked dishes only a few minutes before the cooking is complete. * The leaves are eaten raw or cooked, used as a flavouring in salads etc.
It prefers mildly acidic, moderately fertile, average moist soils and cool sunlight to filtered shade. Magnifica (a name that is considered to be dubious or non-existent), and B. Australis along with a variety of other key characteristics.
Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained, fertile soils.
Indoor Light: Cool direct sunlight, High
Outdoor Light: Cool early morning sunlight, Part shade, Light shade
Native To / Origin: Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina, Uruguay
The flowers are 6-8” long and emit the well-loved nighttime fragrance. Angel's Trumpet ‘Tickled Pink' (Brugmansia hybrid) This gorgeous double flower has the flower-within- a-flower form and a very full skirt at the base with fancy, curly tails.
Late spring and early summer provide a show of sweetly fragrant, star-shaped, white flowers in loose clusters. Variegated Confederate Jasmine is a show off all year long with its nicely contrasting white to cream and rich green foliage.
Plumerias are easily grown heat and sun loving tropical trees that make a great addition to tropical gardens and containers. One of the rare often spotted Plumerias which sports medium-sized deep purplish-pink fragrant flowers that are often flecked and...
pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
Native To / Origin: Hybrid selection - Plumeria rubra is native to C and S America
Photos courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com A tight compact mound of blue-green foliage is topped with spikes of lilac colored, fragrant flowers. Buddlejas are considered invasive in some regions please check with your local state offices...
The deep reddish-pink bloom spikes are borne atop this compact and profuse blooming butterfly bush. Photo courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com In some states and counties Buddleia's are considered invasive, please check with your local state...
* Primula denticulata , commonly known as Drumstick primrose or the Himalayan Primrose is a species of primrose that is native to moist alpine regions and Afghanistan to China . However it is commonly cultivated in gardens away from its native range.