Reaches 8-10' and can be trimmed to 6-8'. It is quite hardy, disease-resistant, and gives year round beauty. We send 1 to 1 1/2' plants. In mid-May it bursts into a mass of dashing pink flowers with deep golden stamens.
* The plant can tolerate maritime exposure. * So called because the roots were once ground for snuff. * The leaves are used as an insect repellent. Ptarmica yields an essential oil that is used in herbal medicine.
It is a common weed of cultivated land. * Plantago lanceolata is a species of genus Plantago known by the common names ribwort plantain, English plantain, buckhorn plantain, narrowleaf plantain, ribleaf and lamb's tongue.
The leaves are spirally arranged, lanceolate, 5-12 cm long and 2-3 cm broad. * Asclepias tuberosa is a species of milkweed native to eastern North America . It was much used by the North American Indians and acquired a reputation as a heal-all amongst...
They are sticky hairy above, and white woolly below.Atop each stem is an almost perfectly spherical inflorescence up to 6 cm in diameter, packed with blue-gray disc florets . * Plant forming huge clumps with white or grayish spherical flowers 2-3" across,...
Quantity: 1 lb
Collection Locale: Hungary
Crop Year: 1994
Common Name: Great Globethistle, Giant Globe Thistle, Great Globe Thistle, Common Globe Thistle
* 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.
Common Name: Drumstick Primrose, Drumstick Primula
* It is a perennial plant sometimes found in acidic bogs , for example in the Portlethen Moss , Scotland. * It succeeds on shallow chalky soils. * This is one of the food plants for the caterpillars of several butterflies and moths, including the Gatekeeper...
* It was believed by some native North American Indian tribes that if the finely ground roots were secretly added to the food of an arguing couple then this would avert a divorce and they would love each other again.
Germination Test Type: Actual
Common Name: Blue Cardinal Flower, Great Blue Lobelia
* The plant is said to be extremely efficacious when used as a local application in the treatment of sore throats and gonorrhoea. It is commonly grown in gardens for its showy purple flowers (pink or white in some cultivars).
The species grow to between 0.5-2 m tall, with large inflorescences of small five-petalled flowers, creamy-white to pink-tinged in most species, dark pink in F. Stems sulcate, pubescent or glabrescent.
The common name is primrose , or occasionally common primrose or English primrose to distinguish it from other Primula species also called primroses. Flowers- raw or cooked. Acaulis (L.) Hill) is a species of Primula native to western and southern Europe...
Plant in full to partial sun. This spectacular cultivar of butterfly bush is valued for its intense, deeply colored wine-red flowers. Deer resistant. The fragrant, long panicles are showy from June to September and attracts loads of butterflies and hummingbirds.Grows...
It is perennial so will continue to supply fresh chives for years to come. * Chives ( Allium schoenoprasum ) are the smallest species of the onion family Alliaceae * Allium schoenoprasum is also the only species of Allium native to both the New and the...
(Our choice of color.) Plants may have single or double blooms. Rose of Sharon Hedge is a practical, lovely frame for your landscape. This is not an evergreen. These hardy, erect-branching shrubs will grow 5-10' tall for an informal privacy screen or...
One plant covers four square feet. 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 Wesley's Carefree Beauty Crownvetch.
Attracts butterflies, fragrant, deer resistant, good for cutting. Josee can rebloom up to four times in a season with the most spectacular show in late spring. Shipped: potted. Prefers well-drained soil.
It can also be found growing abundantly in much of Latin America and the West Indies. * Leonotis nepetifolia, also known as klip dagga, Christmas candlestick, or lion's ear, is a species of plant in the genus Leonotis and the family Lamiaceae (mint).
Anhui, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang. Trunk to 30 cm d.b.h. or more. Petiole 2-4.5 cm; leaf blade often purplish red when young, greenish when mature, cordate or triangular-orbicular, * Open or dense...
* It was named in honor of the German naturalist Traugott Gerber, a friend of Carolus Linnaeus. * Gerbera jamesonii is a species of flowering plant in the genus Gerbera. Appreciates some afternoon shade in hot summer climates.
Seeds Per Pound: 145,280
Common Name: Transvaal Daisy, Barberton Daisy, Gerber Daisy
In mass, this species puts a purple top on old fields and open woods. The seeds are purple, giving the grass its common name. The plant becomes brown in fall. The seeds are also oily, leading to its other common name, "greasegrass".
Buddleias are excellent for attracting pollinators including butterflies, bees, and other garden beneficials! Buddlejas are considered invasive in some regions please check with your local state offices before purchasing.
Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Native To / Origin: Gardens-USA, JC Raulston, Dr. Dennis Werner
The Flutterby Petite Tutti Fruitti Pink Butterfly Bush was selected as a Louisiana Super Plant by the LSU Agcenter in 2014. The fragrant flowers of Buddleias are excellent for attracting butterflies, bees, and a host of other garden beneficials.
Grows To: 24-30''H x 24-30''W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny, Part shade
Native To / Origin: US Gardens - Peter Podaras, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY - 2011
Commonly found growing in sandy pine uplands in eastern Texas and western Louisiana. A rare native Liatris, Gulf Blazingstar produces small clusters of rich purple disc flowers that are loosely scattered along a spike-like stem.
Delightful red, white or purple hibiscus-shaped flowers blossom each summer in a lifetime of natural beauty. These hardy, erect-branching shrubs will grow 5-10' tall for an informal privacy screen or can be trimmed for a neat, colorful hedge.
Extracts of the plant show antitumour activity. The fruit is antibacterial, antiseptic, antitumour, cardiotonic, diuretic and tonic. Good results have also been achieved when the fruit has been used in treating respiratory tract infections, hypertension,...
A homeopathic remedy is made from the plant. It is used as a blood purifier and as a treatment for eczema and other skin disorders. * Knautia arvensis , commonly known as Field Scabious , is a species in the genus Knautia .
It grows in dense clusters along stream banks, thickets, and ditches, flowering from mid- to late summer. Beebalm is the natural source of the antiseptic thymol, the primary active ingredient in modern commercial mouthwash formulas.