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Shasta Daisy
Prices start at : 4.99 USD / each

Enjoy astonishing numbers of snowy, gold-centered blooms every June and July. They grow well in sun or light shade. It is an easy to grow perennial that spreads fast. Choice one-year-old field-grown plants.
  • Spread: 18-24"
  • Max Height (feet): 30"
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Genus: Leucanthemum superbum
  • Season Color: Summer
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Catmint
Prices start at : 5.00 USD / each

Plant in full sun. Aromatic gray-green foliage. Attract both butterflies and hummingbirds with their delightful scent. Pretty lavender-blue flowers bloom all the way through summer.
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Genus: Nepeta faassenii 'Walker's Low'
  • Plant Lighting: Full Sun
  • Spread: 24"
  • Max Height (feet): 3
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Basket-flower, American Star-thistle, Basket Flower, American Starthistle, American Basketflower, Sweet Sultan, Shaving Brush Centaurea americana
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Centaurea americana , commonly called American Starthistle or American Basketflower , is an annual native to the southern central United States and northeastern Mexico. * Blooms are 4" in diameter and are held from May until June.
  • Quantity: 2.03 lb
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 61
  • Genus: Centaurea
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: annual
  • Purity: 99%
  • Crop Year: 2016
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Dwarf Josee Reblooming Lilac
Prices start at : 8.99 USD / each

Its compact size of only 6' tall makes it perfect for a hedge or specimen planting. Simply dead head old blooms to encourage reblooming. Attracts butterflies, fragrant, deer resistant, good for cutting.
  • Max Height (feet): 6
  • Colors: Pink
  • Zones: 2-9
  • Genus: Syringa 'Josee'
  • Spread: 4-5'
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Stinging Nettle, Common Nettle Urtica dioica
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* Young leaves are edible, cooked as a potherb and added to soups etc. * Nettles are the exclusive larval food plant for several species of butterflies, such as the peacock butterfly or the small tortoiseshell, and are also eaten by the larvae of some...
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,816,000
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Germination: 75%
  • Purity: 99%
  • Crop Year: 2016
  • Genus: Urtica
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Modesto
Stinging Nettle, Common Nettle Urtica dioica
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* Young leaves are edible, cooked as a potherb and added to soups etc. * Nettles are the exclusive larval food plant for several species of butterflies, such as the peacock butterfly or the small tortoiseshell, and are also eaten by the larvae of some...
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 595
  • Family: Urticaceae
  • Collection Locale: Holland
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Botanical Name: Urtica dioica
  • Germination: 75%
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Modesto
Buddleia, Wisteria Lane PPAF
Prices start at : 14.99 USD / 1 Plant

This most unusual and delightful butterfly bush infuses the back of the sunny border with colorful flair. A glorious addition to your garden, and beacon to passing butterflies and hummingbirds.
  • Height: 22-24 inches
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Planting Time: Fall, Spring
  • Spread: 36-48 inches
  • Zone: 5-9
  • Ornamental Use: Beds, Borders
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Modesto
Buddleia, Miss Violet
Prices start at : 12.99 USD / 1 Plant

‘Miss Violet's vibrant purple-blue blooms cover her 12” stems from the ground up, summer into fall. Keep cutting the flowers, and the plants keeps blooming. Fragrant floriferous beacon draws an admiring entourage of hummingbirds and bees.
  • Ornamental Use: Beds, Borders
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 48-60 inches
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Zone: 5-9
  • Genus: Buddleia
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American Senna Senna hebecarpa     - Cassia hebecarpa
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The flowers of this large plant are not typically pea-like. Obtusifolia) and Coffee Senna (S. * Clusters of light yellow to orange flowers atop a sparsely branched perennial or in axils of compound leaves.
  • Species: hebecarpa
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Botanical Name: Senna hebecarpa
  • Quantity: 0.27 lb
  • Collection Locale: Wisconsin
  • Crop Year: 2011
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Common Yarrow, Plumajillo Achillea millefolium     - Achillea lanulosa    , Achillea millefolium occidentalis   , Achillea occidentalis
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* The herb combines well with Sambucus nigra flowers (Elder) and Mentha x piperita vulgaris (Peppermint) for treating colds and influenza. * The familiar yarrow from which many garden cultivars have been derived; grows in very poor soil in full sun.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 370
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Height: 6-36 inches
  • Genus: Achillea
  • Common Name: Common Yarrow, Plumajillo
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Firefly Heather
Prices start at : 9.99 USD / each

In late summer, lots of purple-pink flowers open up to make a stunning contrast with the foliage. Grows in sunny warm areas where it will tolerate heat and drought very well. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.
  • Spread: 18-24''
  • Plant Lighting: Full Sun
  • Max Height (feet): 2
  • Colors: Pink, Yellow
  • Zones: 4-6
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Modesto
Catnip, Catmint, Catswort Nepeta cataria
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* The plant is drought-tolerant and deer-resistant. Cats relish the intoxicating leaves and the tea is a popular night cap. The tea should be infused in a closed container in order to preserve the essential oils, boiling is said to spoil it.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Seeds Per Pound: 762,720
  • Quantity: 158.3 lb
  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 333
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Modesto
Devil\'s Bit Scabious, Devilsbit Succisa pratensis
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The tender young shoots are sometimes added to spring salads. It also grows on damper ground . * Succisa pratensis Moench, also known as Devil's-bit Scabious, is a flowering plant of the genus Succisa in the family Dipsacaceae .
  • Species: pratensis
  • Crop Year: 1995
  • Height: 12-16 inches
  • Lot#: 9501
  • Common Name: Devil's Bit Scabious, Devilsbit
  • Seeds Per Pound: 322,340
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Modesto
Buddleia, Glass Slippers
Prices start at : 14.99 USD / 1 Plant

With dense and well- branched plants Glass Slippers is very manageable and practical for use in patio containers. It typically grows to 6-12' tall with a spread to 4-15' wide when not killed back by cold winter temperatures.
  • Genus: Buddleia
  • Ornamental Use: Beds, Borders
  • Resistant To: Deer
  • Bloom Season: Fall, Summer
  • Sun: Full Sun
  • Spread: 5-6 feet
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Modesto
Angel Wing Jasmine, Shining Jasmine, Star Jasmine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Train it on a trellis or other support to produce a small-medium sized fragrant evergreen vine. This naturally sprawling vine-like shrub can easily be pruned to produce a dense mass of foliage and flowers.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade, Light shade
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Modesto
Buchanan\'s Sage, Purple Autumn Sage, Fuchsia Sage, Salvia
Prices start at : 8.99 USD

A popular and easy to grow beauty that is now considered to be very rare if not extinct in its native habitat of Mexico. An application of fertilizer at this time may also be beneficial in spurring flower production.Average moist, well-drained, moderately...
  • Grows To: 18-24''H x 18-24''W
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils.
  • Native To / Origin: Mexico
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Sneezewort, Sneezeweed Achillea ptarmica
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* So called because the roots were once ground for snuff. Ptarmica yields an essential oil that is used in herbal medicine. * Leaves can be eaten raw or cooked. * The leaves are used as an insect repellent.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 135
  • Species: ptarmica
  • Genus: Achillea
  • Germination: 71%
  • Collection Locale: England
  • Botanical Name: Achillea ptarmica
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Mexican Butterfly Weed (Orange) , Blood Flower, Indian Root, Swallow-wort
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

To learn more about the beneficial insects that Milkweeds support see our growing guide: Milkweed: Much More than Just a Monarch Host. A Dawn Stover Nifty Fifty favorite herbaceous plant! Dawn is a Research Associate at Stephen F Austin in Nacogdoches,...
  • pH Range: Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8B,9,10,11
  • Grows To: 4'H x 2'W
  • Deer Resistance: Seldom Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: S America
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Modesto
Large White Trillium, White Trillium Trillium grandiflorum
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* The erect, odorless flowers are large, especially compared to other species of Trillium , with 4 to 7 cm (1.5 to 2.7 in) long petals , depending on age and vigor. * Trillium grandiflorum, commonly known as great white trillium or wood lily, is a simple,...
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Common Name: Large White Trillium, White Trillium
  • Botanical Name: Trillium grandiflorum
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Purity: 99%
  • Height: 12-18 inches
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Modesto
New England Aster Symphyotrichum nova-angliae     - Aster NOVAE-ANGLIAE
Price : CALL

* New England American-aster is large and showy, growing to 6 or more ft. The perennial's hairy, clasping leaves are arranged densely on its stout stems. It is native to almost every area in North America east of the Rocky Mountains, but excluding the...
  • Collection Locale: Colorado
  • Botanical Name: Symphyotrichum nova-angliae
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,074,000
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
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Modesto
French Marigold Tagetes patula
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* Secretions from the roots of growing plants have an insecticidal effect on the soil, effective against nematodes and to some extent against keeled slugs. The whole plant is harvested when in flower and distilled for its essential oil.The oil is used...
  • Germination: 99%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 141,875
  • Common Name: French Marigold
  • Height: 12-16 inches
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: annual
  • Family: Asteraceae
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Modesto
Summer Jewel Pink Scarlet Sage, Blood Sage, Hummingbird Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Scarlet Sage is the number one most recommended Salvia species for hummingbirds! A perennial in mild winter climates and may reseed under good conditions. Periodic removal of spent flower spikes will help keep your Scarlet Sage looking great and flowering...
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Soil & Moisture: Moderately fertile to poor soils. Average to dry soils with good to excellent drainage. Do not overwater.
  • Native To / Origin: US - TX, LA, MS, GA, AL, FL - Bred by Takii & Co, Ltd
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11, (9A-9B?)
  • Grows To: 18-24"H x 18-24''W
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Black and Blue Salvia, Anise Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

It has been known to spread by rhizomes but under most conditions stays neatly where it's put and where hardy will return year after year. An application of fertilizer at this time may also be beneficial in spurring flower production.
  • Grows To: 36''H x 18-24''W
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained, moderately fertile soils.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
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Modesto
Catnip, Catmint, Catswort Nepeta cataria
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* The plant is drought-tolerant and deer-resistant. Cats relish the intoxicating leaves and the tea is a popular night cap. The tea should be infused in a closed container in order to preserve the essential oils, boiling is said to spoil it.
  • Crop Year: 2014
  • Genus: Nepeta
  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Common Name: Catnip, Catmint, Catswort
  • Purity: 99%
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Modesto
Yellowbells, Yellow Trumpetbush Tecoma stans
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

It has sharply-toothed, lance-shaped green leaves and bears large, showy, bright golden yellow trumpet-shaped flowers . The flowers attract bees , butterflies , and hummingbirds . The plant is desirable fodder when it grows in fields grazed by livestock...
  • Species: stans
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 1.69 lb
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 209
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
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Modesto
Lecompte Blue Chaste Tree, Vitex, Monk\'s Pepper Tree
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Lecompte Vitex is another excellent introduction from noted plant breeder and author Greg Grant. Vitex are great for summer color and their large spikes of colorful flowers attract butterflies and bees.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
  • Native To / Origin: US - Nacogdoches, TX - Greg Grant
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate soil and aerosol salt tolerance
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Modesto
Meadow Sweet, Siberian Meadowsweet, Meadowsweet Filipendula palmata
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

Well-known species include Meadowsweet (F. Vulgaris), both native to Europe, and Queen-of-the-forest (F. Occidentalis) and Queen-of-the-prairie (F. Stipules semicordate, large, herbaceous, margin sharply doubly serrate; petiole pubescent or subglabrous;...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Botanical Name: Filipendula palmata
  • Germination: 30%
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 110
  • Crop Year: 2008
  • Family: ROSACEAE
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Wolf\'s Lilac Syringa wolfii
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Calyx 2-3.5 mm. Anthers yellow, inserted near or slightly below mouth of corolla tube. Capsule oblong, (1-)1.2-1.7 cm, smooth. 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...
  • Species: wolfii
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 37
  • Botanical Name: Syringa wolfii
  • Purity: 97%
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Quantity: 1.15 lb
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Modesto
Common Boneset, Thoroughwort Eupatorium perfoliatum
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

It is also called "agueweed", "feverwort" or "sweating-plant". It is nearly always found in low, wet areas and is often found near Phalaris arundinacea (Reed canary grass). It has been shown to stimulate resistance to viral and bacterial infections, and...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Botanical Name: Eupatorium perfoliatum
  • Collection Locale: PA
  • Species: perfoliatum
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 368
  • Germination: 73%
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