Mixed colors only. Grows 6'' tall. Sweet William blooms in early summer with flowers that have a sassy, spicy fragrance. Sweet William is a popular favorite because this perennial has large clusters of small blooms that come in striking colors of red,...
Reaches 8-10' and can be trimmed to 6-8'. It is quite hardy, disease-resistant, and gives year round beauty. This variety is vigorous and dense-growing. Later, brilliant red berries appear that last all summer and throughout the winter.
* Aristolochia serpentaria is a species of perennial flowering plant in the Aristolochiaceae (birthwort) family. * The Virginia snakeroot is attracting increasing interest for its medicinal virtues and as a result is becoming uncommon in the wild.
Seeds Per Pound: 63,560
Crop Year: 2017
Collection Locale: Russia
Common Name: Virginia Snake Root, Virginia Snakeroot
Mats are 20"x5'.Attracts Monarchs and all other butterflies to the garden. Each mat is generously preseeded on recycled paper that promotes germination. Our seed mats contain the perfect blend of seed to create a beautiful garden and participate in recovering...
* 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).
It is an herbaceous, perennial dicot native to eastern and central Canada and United States. It produces a spike of zygomorphic flowers in the late summer. Growing up to a meter tall, it lives in zones 4 to 9 in moist to wet soils.
Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
Height: 2-3 feet
Botanical Name: Lobelia siphilitica
Common Name: Blue Cardinal Flower, Great Blue Lobelia
* It tolerates a wide range of soil types and will grow in full sun or partial shade. * It is fragarnt and attracts bees and butterflies! * It is a short lived perennial or biennial but will self seed.
* The herb combines well with Sambucus nigra flowers (Elder) and Mentha x piperita vulgaris (Peppermint) for treating colds and influenza. * The Navajo considered it to be a "life medicine", chewed it for toothaches, and poured an infusion into ears for...
Filipendula species are used as food plants by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species: Emperor Moth, Grey Pug, Grizzled Skipper, Hebrew Character, Lime-speck Pug, Mottled Beauty and The Satellite have all been recorded on Meadowsweet.
Common Name: Meadow Sweet, Siberian Meadowsweet, Meadowsweet
Drought and deer resistant, attracts butterflies, great cut flower. The Purple Coneflowers bloom from mid-summer to fall on 2-3 foot stems. Charming 5'' purple daisy-like blooms with orange-brown raised centers.
Due to its properties as an antiseptic , cough reliever , and expectorant , it is commonly used as an aromatic herb and medicinal plant . A strongly aromatic flavour,somewhat like a cross between sage and mint.
Attracts butterflies and a host of other pollinators. Their only downfall is wet soggy winter soils which could cause rot. Stoke's Aster or Stokesia Daisies are durable drought, deer, and rabbit resistant, clump-forming native perennials.
pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils. Moderately drought tolerant once well-established.
Native To / Origin: US- SC, Niche Gardens introduction, 1998
An application of fertilizer at this time may also be beneficial in spurring flower production. Once again we should all thank Greg Grant for another excellent selection! This tough little sage was found growing in a cemetery with no care except for the...
Photo courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com 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...
Flowers from late spring to frost and is adored by Hummingbirds. Use in mixed containers or in mass to create a bold effect. A larger flowering form of the common Batface Cuphea which produces 1-1/2" long red tubular blooms that end with a purple bat-like...
Grows To: 18-24''H x 24-30''W
Indoor Light: ,
Soil & Moisture: Well-draining, average moist soils. Do not keep overly wet or soggy.
If flowering seems to slow down remove about one third of the oldest stems in the shrub for renewal and fertilize with a balanced slow release fertilizer. Spring and summer bring clusters of large bell-shaped, nectar rich, white flowers that draw butterflies,...
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny, Part sun, Part shade
Grows To: 3-4'H x 3-4'W
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Deer Resistance: Seldom Bothered
Native To / Origin: US Gardens - marketed and introduced by Star Roses and Plants - 2018
In late summer, lots of purple-pink flowers open up to make a stunning contrast with the foliage. Grows 18-24'' tall and wide. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Firefly's intensely colored tiny evergreen leaves that cover the stems of the plant are...
The small size lends Ice Chip to the perennial border, smaller spaces, and containers where it is sure to attract loads of butterflies! The Lo & Beholdtm Buddleja series was developed at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum by Dr. Dennis Werner.
Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
Soil & Moisture: Well-drained soils, with average moisture. Does not tolerate wet feet / poor drainage but are otherwise fairly adaptable.
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
Native To / Origin: Gardens-USA, JC Raulston, Dr. Dennis Werner - 2012
Showy deep violet-purple, fragrant spikes, to 8" long, are held at the ends of the arching, woody stems. Black Knight, an RHS Award of Garden Merit winner, is still one of the most strikingly colored and popular of all Buddlejas grown today.
Soil & Moisture: Well-drained to average, moderately fertile soils.
Flat-Top or Shiny Goldenrod provides a perfect landing platform for pollinators while they enjoy its rich nectar and pollen. In our area it flowers at the same time as Slender Blazing Star, Liatris acidota , and they make nice companions in the meadow...
Native To / Origin: US- mainly west LA and east TX but also into AR and MS
* Symphyotrichum novae-angliae (formerly Aster novae-angliae), commonly known as the New England aster, is a flowering herbaceous perennial plant in the Asteraceae family. A pink variety of this species is sometimes grown commercially.