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Blue Porterweed
Prices start at : 8.99 USD

The textual version of the link is here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3430612/ Porterweed is known to reseed particularly in mild winter climates. Interestingly the flowers of S.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9B,10,11
  • Native To / Origin: American Tropics
  • Grows To: 3-4'H x 2-3'W
  • Fertilizing: Spring-frost or year round in warm, frost free conditions.
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Sharp or Slender Blazing Star, Gayfeather, Liatris
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Attracts Butterflies. To learn more visit the Cajun Prairie Society or do a search for Gulf Coast prairies. Slender Blazingstar, Liatris acidota, is a denizen of the imperiled Coastal Prairie ecosystem.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Slightly Acidic
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9
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Pinkscale Blazing Star, Gayfeather, Liatris
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Considered to be one of the most beautiful Blazing Stars by L.H. Bailey. This tough and drought tolerant clump forming bulbous native perennial produces rosettes of blue-green grass-like foliage from which the elegant flower spikes emerge.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Grows To: 24-36''H x 12-30''W
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Flat-Top Goldenrod, Shiny Goldenrod
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

Large, flat displays of rich yellow flowers are born over an exteded period in summer that lasts until early fall. Flat-Top Goldenrod is found most commonly throughout the western portions of Louisiana and intermittently in east Texas generally on well-draining,...
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-drained, average moist to dryish, poor to moderately fertile.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Native To / Origin: US- mainly west LA and east TX but also into AR and MS
  • Grows To: 18-30"H x 12-18"W
  • Deer Resistance: Moderate to High
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Almost Eden\'s Purple Lace Sky Flower
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

In zone 10 the Skyflower can be grown as a medium to large formal or informal hedge. We hope that you enjoy as much as we do! The flowers may be followed by clusters of bright yellow to orange-yellow fruit.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained, fertile soils.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight to Moderate
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Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Prices start at : 10.99 USD

Clustered Mountainmint is one of our favorites to pick and smell as we walk through the garden. The foliage is wonderfully fragrant and can be used in teas and cooking. Considered by many to be the best of the Mountainmints, Clustered Mountainmint produces...
  • Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W
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Clustered Mountainmint, Bigleaf Mountain Mint, Short-Toothed Mountainmint, Sage
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

Clustered Mountainmint is one of our favorites to pick and smell as we walk through the garden. The foliage is wonderfully fragrant and can be used in teas and cooking. Considered by many to be the best of the Mountainmints, Clustered Mountainmint produces...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
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Coral Porterweed
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

The far right image showing the Ruby Throat Hummingbird taking a breather, or is she really guarding her stock of nectar?, was taken and kindly shared with us by Susan Whitney. Porterweed is known to reseed particularly in mild winter climates.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Native To / Origin: American Tropics
  • Grows To: 6'H x 4'W
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Compass Plant
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

The dark green, deeply dissected foliage of the Compass Plant was used as a compass as the large leaves generally point north and south. Attracts butterflies and other pollinators.
  • Grows To: 4-8'+H x 2'W
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch R / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Occassionally Bothered
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-drained, moderately dry soils but otherwise fairly tolerant.
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Coral Honeysuckle, Trumpet Honeysuckle, Woodbine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Beautiful deep red to coral, yellow throated tubular blooms are born from spring to fall. We often see a few flowers on our vines in the garden in winter but the main show is in spring with flowers continuing on and off often until fall.
  • Salt Tolerance: Poor
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, moderately fertile soils with good drainage. Moderate drought tolerance once well-established.
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Crucita, Jack in the Bush, Fragrant Mist Flower, Blue Mist Flower
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

In cooler climates it may act as a die-back perennial returning from the roots in spring. To learn more click here . It is definitely worth the trip and they have a great Butterfly festival each fall.
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Grows To: 3-6'H x 4-6'W
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Salt Tolerance: Poor
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Lady in Red Scarlet Sage, Blood Sage, Hummingbird Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Somewhat drought resistant once well-established but will grow and flower better under average water conditions. Scarlet Sage is also available in pink and white with Coral Nymph and White Nymph , respectively.
  • Soil & Moisture: Moderately fertile to poor soils. Average to dry soils with good to excellent drainage. Do not overwater.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11, (9A-9B?)
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • Native To / Origin: US - TX, LA, MS, GA, AL, FL
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Indigo Spires Salvia
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Considered hardy into zone 7 Indigo Spires Salvia will need a winter mulch anywhere temperatures drop much below about 25 o F in the winter. Long spikes of deep indigo blue, tubular flowers are borne continuously from spring to frost on this vigorous...
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained, moderately fertile soils.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10,11
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Herbstonne or Autumn Sun Green Eyed Coneflower, Shining Coneflower
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Appreciates ample moisture when in growth. Huge 4-6" bright yellow, green-eyed daisies are held on 4-6'+ sturdy stems and produce an extended summer display. The rich green deeply cut foliage is disease and pest resistant.
  • Native To / Origin: US Native developed in German Gardens
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
  • Grows To: 4-6'H x 18-24"W, space at 12" for groundcover
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Soil & Moisture: Average to moderately moist, fertile soils.
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Beebalm, Wild Bergamot
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

Wild Bergamot is a clump forming native perennial with good deer resistance. Beebalm, though not really suited for bee pollination, is a wonderful native with good garden potential as well as being suited to natural areas.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-draining, dry to average moist soils. Drought tolerant once well-established.
  • Grows To: 30-48"H x 18-24''W
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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White Passion Flower, Blue Crown Passion Vine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

The Blue Crown Passionflower may spread somewhat by rhizomes but it is generally much more tame than the Maypop. To learn more see the Passionfruit datasheet by Purdue Horticulture: https://hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/passionfruit.html#Varieties We...
  • Grows To: 15-20'H+
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Native To / Origin: S America-C-W
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, fertile, well-drained soils.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
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Cutleaf Coneflower, Green-Eyed Coneflower, Tall Coneflower
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

The flowers are produced on tall, narrow but sturdy stems and flowers are produced singly and in small clusters. The deeply cut, somewhat hairy, medium green foliage and delicate stems give this species a finer overall texture.
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch R / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildy Alkaline
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US - Widespread
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Buttered Popcorn Cassia, Peanut Butter Senna
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Tall spikes of dark golden yellow 1" blooms are born in summer and fall on an upright growing shrub. Considered by some to be root hardy in zone 9 with protection. Called Popcorn Cassia because when brushed or crushed the foliage emits the wonderful fragrance...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11,(9?)
  • Grows To: 6-10'H x 3-8'W
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moisture, well-drained soils.
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May Pop Passion Flower, Passion Vine, Passionflower
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

In order to produce their delicious tangy tropical tasting fruit Passionflowers must be cross-pollinated by another seedling, species, or cultivar. This makes this a great plant for children to enjoy as the multitudes of often alien looking caterpillars...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Native To / Origin: US
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
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Early Bird Gold Black-Eyed Susan, Rudbeckia
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Rudbeckia fulgida is native to much of the central and eastern United States. Drought tolerant, deer resistant, and reliable. A must have perennial! Early Bird Gold Rudbeckia produces wave after wave of bright golden yellow, 3-4" daisies from late spring...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,9
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Native To / Origin: US - Dupont Nursery, Plaquemine, LA - 2011
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Blue Dragon Nordic Dragonhead
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Blue Dragon Nordic Dragonhead is clump forming perennial whose brilliant blue flowers are sure to attract pollinators such as bees, butterflies, and low flying hummingbirds. It prefers a well-drained soil and may need midday shade in hot summer climates.
  • Grows To: 12-16"H x 18-24"W, space at 12-18" apart
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist to periodically dry, well-drained soils.
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens - a North Creek Nurseries introduction, Landenberg, PA
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Lecompte Blue Chaste Tree, Vitex, Monk\'s Pepper Tree
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Vitex are great for summer color and their large spikes of colorful flowers attract butterflies and bees. Lecompte Vitex is noted for its extra large 8-12" spikes of purple-blue flowers that are born from late spring to fall.
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate soil and aerosol salt tolerance
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
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Inspiration Passion Flower, Passionvine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Like its sister seedling Incense, a diploid and another cross of Passiflora incarnata x P. The yellow to orange glands also have a strong resemblence to pairs of butterfly eggs and so hopefully a gravid female butterfly will look for a different, less...
  • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10,11
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Cheyenne Spirit Purple Cone Flower
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

Flowers the first year! Echinacea or Purple Coneflowers are beautiful and hardy, clump forming fibrous rooted or taprooted North American native perennials that attract butterflies and other pollinators.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US - Kieft Seeds
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
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Angel Wing Jasmine, Shining Jasmine, Star Jasmine
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

This naturally sprawling vine-like shrub can easily be pruned to produce a dense mass of foliage and flowers. Sweetly fragrant clusters of 2", star-like, pure white blooms are produced continuously throughout the summer months against a rich glossy green...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Grows To: 5'H x 6'W
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
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Homestead Purple Verbena
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

An old and reliable perennial Verbena that produces large clusters of deep purple blooms from spring to fall. Verbena's are cool season growing perennials and so that is when fertilize should be applied.
  • Grows To: 8-12''H x 18-30''W
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 6,7,8,9
  • Native To / Origin: US- GA - Dr. Allan Armitage & Dr. Michael Dirr
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Talayote (Milkweed Vine)
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Admittedly the flowers of Talayote are not extra large and showy but it could certainly be used in the garden as a screen or at the back of the garden if so desired. Talayote produces clusters of small cream and green milkweed flowers that are held above...
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-draining, dry to average moist soils. Moderately drought resistant once well-established.
  • pH Range: Alkaline, Mildly Alkaline, Neutral, Mildly Acidic
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Grows To: 10-15'H
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
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Nova Pentas, Egyptian Star Cluster
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Give it a rich fertile soil and periodic water during dry spells. Extra large clusters of rosy pink star-shaped flowers are produced throughout the growing season on this vigorous and large growing Penta.
  • Native To / Origin: Gardens
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9B,10,(9? with protection)
  • Grows To: 30-36''H x 18-24''W
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-draining, average moist, acidic soils.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
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Miss Ruby Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

The deep reddish-pink bloom spikes are borne atop this compact and profuse blooming butterfly bush. Of 107 Butterfly Bushes on trial at Wisley Gardens this was the top vote getter! Butterfly Bush is considered invasive in some areas, please consult your...
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3 inch DP / 12 fl.oz. / 354ml
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens - JC Raulston Arboretum, Raleigh, NC
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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