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Candlestick Tree, Empress Candlebush, Christmas Candles
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

And the more branches you create the more Candelabra's you'll get to enjoy! With a protective mulch in mild winter climates the Candlestick Tree may return from the roots to grace your garden the next season but it is not always reliable.
  • Deer Resistance: Moderate to High
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Native To / Origin: Argentina
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Denton
Pink Delight Butterfly Bush
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Huge, conicle, bright pink bloom spikes can reach 18" long and 4" wide at the base! An excellent choice for butterfly gardens. Butterfly Bushes are often intensely fragrant on summer evenings.
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • Native To / Origin: Gardens
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
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Denton
Summer Jewel Red Scarlet Sage, Blood Sage, Hummingbird Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

An application of fertilizer at this time may also be beneficial in spurring flower production. Salvias are considered the #1 plant for Hummingbirds with their tubular flowers designed for pollination by these amazing flyers.
  • Native To / Origin: US - TX, LA, MS, GA, AL, FL - Bred by Takii & Co, Ltd
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
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Denton
Starry Rosinweed, Southern Rosinweed
Prices start at : 8.99 USD

Starry Rosinweed is a common native of our local pineywoods where it can be seen flowering sometimes as early as March. It is quite drought tolerant once established and seems to prefer well-drained soils.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,(4,5,6?)
  • Grows To: 24-36"H x 12-18"W
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
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Denton
Narrow-Leaved Mountainmint, Slender Mountain Mint
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

A good choice for a minty tea. Grown from locally collected seed. The finely textured blue-green to deep green fragrant foliage of Narrow-Leaved Mountainmint is topped by large clusters of tiny light lavender to light pink tubular blooms in summer.
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • Soil & Moisture: Moist to average moist soils. Tolerant of clay or loam. Does fine under average garden conditions.
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Denton
Blue Dragon Nordic Dragonhead
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Dracocephalum is moderately drought resistant once well-established and is considered to be deer resistant. This species is from Eurasia Images courtesy of North Creek Nurseries, all rights reserved.
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist to periodically dry, well-drained soils.
  • Outdoor Light: *Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Grows To: 12-16"H x 18-24"W, space at 12-18" apart
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens - a North Creek Nurseries introduction, Landenberg, PA
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Denton
Peachie\'s Pick Stokesia Daisy, Stoke\'s Aster
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

In the northern most portions of their range, zones 5 and 6, they should be provided with a deep winter mulch. Peachies Pick is a dense clump forming and exceptionally long flowering selection of the Stokesia Daisy.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
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Denton
Scaly Blazing Star, Gayfeather, Liatris
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Clusters of deep violet-purple flowers emerge from short upright to arching stems in summer and are held above the deep green grass-like foliage of this tough bulbous native perennial wildflower.
  • Grows To: 12-24"H 12-18''W
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • pH Range: Acidic, Slightly Acidic
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Denton
Raspberry Wine Bee Balm, Monarda, Oswego Tea, Bergamot
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Images courtesy of North Creek Nurseries, all rights reserved. Dig and divide every 2-3 years for the best results. Earlier flowering in the Southeast and later flowering as you move northward.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Grows To: 3-4'H x 2-3'W, space about 12-18" apart
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Denton
Pink Tapien Verbena
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

A nearly endless procession of rich pink flower clusters are born in mass above the low, ferny foliage of this wonderful free-flowering perennial Verbena. Perennial Verbenas make wonderful additions to the butterfly garden providing nectar even in late...
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8B,9,10
  • Native To / Origin: Part of the Suntory Collection
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Denton
Lavender Porterweed
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

This is one of the few plants that you will find consistently at nearly every butterfly conservatory. Porterweed is known to reseed particularly in mild winter climates. Nectar-rich, light purple flowers are produced continuously from spring to fall on...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11,(9?)
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Native To / Origin: American Tropics
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils.
  • Fertilizing: Spring-frost or year round in warm, frost free conditions.
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Denton
Climbing Milkweed, Fringed Twinevine
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Remove seed pods to prevent unwanted seedlings as it can be difficult to eradicate once it is well-established. Fringed Twinevine is fairly drought resistant once well-established.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Deer Resistance: Not Likely to be Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US - TX, NM, AZ, AR, OK
  • Grows To: 10-15'H
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
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Denton
American Elderberry, Common Elderberry
Prices start at : 14.99 USD

This is an easy to grow native that makes a nice large informal screen or hedge or can even be pruned into a small tree form. Occasionally we pick the large ripe fruit clusters whole as a treat for our chickens.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Salt Tolerance: High soil and aerosol salt tolerance
  • Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
  • Grows To: 6-12'H x 6-12'W
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
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Denton
Lo\' & Beholdtm Pink Micro Chip Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

An excellent choice for small spaces, the front of the garden and landscape, as well as in containers where it can bring pollinators of all shapes and sizes close at hand. Spikes of fragrant tiny pink flowers emerge from this diminutive Butterfly Bush...
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens- NC, JC Raulston, Dr. Dennis Werner - 2013
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Grows To: 18-24''H x 18-24''W
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Denton
Homestead Purple Verbena
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

Spreads and slowly creates a dense groundcover or as a trailing plant in containers. Verbena's are cool season growing perennials and so that is when fertilize should be applied. An old and reliable perennial Verbena that produces large clusters of deep...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 6,7,8,9
  • Soil & Moisture: Moist, well-drained, moderately fertile soils.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Grows To: 8-12''H x 18-30''W
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Denton
Yellow Boy Mexican Hat, Grey Headed Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Red Hats
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

A tough, drought resistant, hardy and reliable US native perennial. The disc flowers that compose the 'cone' attract a variety of smaller pollinators. This is a solid yellow flowered seed grown strain that we have selected.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 18-24''H x 24-30''W
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
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Denton
Lo\' & Beholdtm Lilac Chip Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Buddlejas are considered invasive in some regions please check with your local state offices before purchasing. Photos courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com The small size, exceptional flower power, and spreading habit lends Lilac Chip to...
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
  • 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.
  • Grows To: 12-24''H x 18-24''W
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Denton
Baja Red Rose of Montana, Coral Vine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

An easy to grow and drought tolerant heirloom plant. On a recent trip to west Texas, we saw what must have been over 50 butterflies on one vine! Coral Vine is considered invasive in some regions, please consult your local county extension office before...
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10
  • Native To / Origin: Mexico
  • Grows To: Vining to 40'
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
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Denton
Native Purple Cone Flower
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

A Dawn Stover Nifty Fifty favorite herbaceous plant! Dawn is a Research Associate at Stephen F Austin in Nacogdoches, TX and currently maintains the Mast Arboretum plant collection.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Native To / Origin: US
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Denton
Silky Yellow Butterfly Weed, Blood Flower, Indian Root, Swallow-wort, Mexican Butterflyweed
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Solid yellow blooms are borne from spring to fall on this vigorous and fast growing upright perennial. Raise Monarch Butterflies in your own backyard! The Monarchs migrate through our area just as the Asclepias begin to awaken in spring, just in time...
  • pH Range: Acidic, Neutral, Slightly Alkaline
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 4-5'H x 2-4'W
  • Native To / Origin: S America
  • Deer Resistance: Seldom Bothered
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Denton
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. Called Popcorn Cassia because when brushed or crushed the foliage emits the wonderful fragrance of freshly buttered popcorn.
  • Grows To: 6-10'H x 3-8'W
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
  • Native To / Origin: Africa
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11,(9?)
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Denton
Yellow Butterfly Vine, Yellow Orchid Vine, Mascagnia, Butterfly Pea Vine, Gallinita
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Where hardiness is a consideration plant as early in the year as possible to help them get well established before winter. A vigorous and hardy yet well-mannered twining climber the Yellow Butterfly Vine can grow to 15-20' high if given support or it...
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10,11,(7?)
  • Grows To: 12-20'+H x 20-30'W, 4-6'H Shrub
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
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Denton
Lo\' & Beholdtm Lilac Chip Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Buddlejas are considered invasive in some regions please check with your local state offices before purchasing. Photos courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com The small size, exceptional flower power, and spreading habit lends Lilac Chip to...
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens- NC, JC Raulston, Dr. Dennis Werner - 2012
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Denton
Missy Puryear\'s Pink Turks Cap
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

The more sunlight they get the fuller the plants tend to be and the more flowers they generally produce. For more on Greg's introductions from the SFA Gardens website click the "More Info" link below.
  • Grows To: 3-4'H x 3-5'W
  • Fertilizing: Use a balanced, preferably slow-release, fertilizer in spring-midsummer if needed.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7B,8,9,10,11
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch SQ / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
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Denton
Mexican Hat, Grey Headed Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Red Hats
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

This is a tough and hardy, perennial US Native. Flowers can range from nearly solid burgundy to nearly solid yellow and almost any combination in between. Great for smaller pollinators.
  • Grows To: 20-30''H x 24-36''W
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
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Denton
Aphrodite\'s Purple Nightietm Passion Flower, Passion Vine
Prices start at : 14.99 USD

This sterile hybrid from Euroamerican Propagators has garnered top marks in gardens across the US! Provide ample sunlight in a well-drained, fertile soil and stand back as this passion flower may be the star of the show!
  • Native To / Origin: Garden Hybrid - EuroAmerican Seed
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Grows To: 8-12'H+
  • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
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Denton
Ruby Glow Pentas, Egyptian Star Cluster
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

In the northern portions of their hardiness range provide mulch to help ensure their return for the following season. The flowers of Pentas will attract butterflies and other nectar loving creatures to your gardens throughout summer.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 24-36''H x 18-24''W
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Denton
Under the Sea Selfheal, Heal-all, Prunella
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

It is somewhat resistant to drought once it is well-established although it will likely flower best with average water. Few pests or diseases seem to bother this member of the mint family.
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, preferably well-drained but adaptable.
  • Native To / Origin: US, Europe, Asia
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 8-14"H x 18-24"W, space at 12" apart
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
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Denton
Royal Red Butterfly Bush
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

The Butterfly Bush does best where it gets most of a day of sun (>6 hours, preferably 8 or more) and has good to excellent drainage. The flowers are richly fragrant with an aroma reminiscent of honey.
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 4-6'H x 3-5'W
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
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Denton