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Henry Duelberg Mealycup Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

This is a wonderful drought tolerant, reliable, native perennial for the garden as well as butterflies and other pollinators. An application of fertilizer at this time may also be beneficial in spurring flower production.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,11
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
California
Modesto
Wedelia, Yellow Creeping Ox-Eye Daisy, Yellow Dots
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

1" golden yellow daisies sit atop the dark rich green foliage of this durable groundcover. Wedelia is highly salt tolerant and is considered drought tolerant enough to be used in Xeriscapes.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Native To / Origin: US-FL, C and S Americas, W Indies
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10,11
California
Modesto
Under the Sea Selfheal, Heal-all, Prunella
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

An easy groundcovering perennial, Under the Sea Selfheal produces fat spikes of dark bracts from which tubular purplish pink flowers emerge over an extended period from late spring and through early summer providing nectar to bees, butterflies, and other...
  • Grows To: 8-14"H x 18-24"W, space at 12" apart
  • 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
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
California
Modesto
Lace-Leaf Vitex, Cut-Leaf Vitex
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Beautifully cut medium green deeply cut lacy foliage that is reminiscent of the delicately cut foliage of some Japanese Maples adorns this vigorous 'Chaste Tree'. The Lace-Leaf Vitex is considered by many to be the most hardy of the Chaste Trees.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 6,7,8,9,10
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Native To / Origin: E Africa, E Asia
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
California
Modesto
Blue-Violet Tapien Verbena
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

A nearly endless procession of vivid, deep bluish-purple flower clusters are born in mass above the low, ferny foliage of this wonderful free-flowering perennial Verbena. Use Blue-Violet Tapien Verbena as a groundcover, a spiller in containers, or as...
  • Grows To: 4-6''H and spreading
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch SQ / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
California
Modesto
Golda Emanis Yellow Foliaged Great Coneflower, Cabbage-Leaf Coneflower
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

He describes it as "chartreuse-green foliage and the normal tall golden yellow flowers. Great in foliage or flower. Just as vigorous, easy, and tolerant as any other Great Coneflower, Golda Emanis Rudbeckia produces large golden yellow daisies on statuesque,...
  • Soil & Moisture: Average to moist soils. Clay or sand
  • Grows To: 5-7'H x 20-30''W
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
  • Native To / Origin: US - Greg Grant - selected in Cherokee County, TX
California
Modesto
Coral Porterweed
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

In zone 8B we find that the larger growing Porterweeds, like Lavender, Coral, and Purple, may return from the roots in late spring if well mulched. 1/2" salmon pink blooms adorn the long spike-like bloom stems from spring to frost.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Native To / Origin: American Tropics
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Pruning: Not needed except to remove spent flower stems though it's not required, pinch to improve branching.
California
Modesto
Gulf Blazing Star, Shinner\'s Blazing Star, Gayfeather, Liatris
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

These may be born over a fairly long period, often beginning in early summer with some flowers still in open even into early fall on well-established plants. With that ID, we can now finally add Beauregard parish to the record books!
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic
  • Grows To: 12-24(-36)"H 12-18''W
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moisture, well-drained soils. Does well under average garden conditions.
  • Native To / Origin: US - SE Texas, W Louisiana
California
Modesto
Homestead Purple Verbena
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

Verbena's are cool season growing perennials and so that is when fertilize should be applied. A good choice for butterfly gardens. Spreads and slowly creates a dense groundcover or as a trailing plant in containers.
  • Grows To: 8-12''H x 18-30''W
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
California
Modesto
Dwarf Pawpaw, Small-Flower Pawpaw, Small-Fruited Pawpaw, Small Custard-Apple, Custard-Banana
Prices start at : 14.99 USD

It is reported to have a banana custard-like flavor, some say that fully ripe fruit of the Dwarf Pawpaw is equal to the Pawpaw, while others firmly disagree. The large tropical looking foliage turns a golden yellow in fall.
  • Native To / Origin: US-SE
  • Grows To: 4-8'H x 4-6'W
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moisture and well-drained soil.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
California
Modesto
Angel Wing Jasmine, Shining Jasmine, Star Jasmine
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Train it on a trellis or other support to produce a small-medium sized fragrant evergreen vine. Sweetly fragrant clusters of 2", star-like, pure white blooms are produced continuously throughout the summer months against a rich glossy green foliage.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade, Light shade
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • Grows To: 5'H x 6'W
California
Modesto
Starry Rosinweed, Southern Rosinweed
Prices start at : 8.99 USD

2-3" bright yellow sunflower-like flowers are held on 3'H branching sturdy stems from late spring to fall. Starry Rosinweed is a common native of our local pineywoods where it can be seen flowering sometimes as early as March.
  • Native To / Origin: E & Central US, excluding FL
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,(4,5,6?)
  • Grows To: 24-36"H x 12-18"W
California
Modesto
Raspberry Wine Bee Balm, Monarda, Oswego Tea, Bergamot
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

The tubular, nectar rich flowers of Monardas attract a variety of pollinators including hummingbirds, butterflies, and some bees. Rounded clusters of raspberry colored buds open to 2" long tubular, nectar rich, raspberry wine colored flowers in summer.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Soil & Moisture: Evenly moist, well-drained, moderately fertile soils.
California
Modesto
Winter Cassia, Christmas Senna, Butterfly Bush
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

In the milder portions of its growing range the Winter Cassia may remain semi-evergreen. Few plants can bring color to the fall garden like the Winter Cassia! Clusters of butterfly-like bright yellow 1" blooms are borne in October-November on this large...
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moisture, well-drained soils. Does well under average garden conditions.
  • Native To / Origin: South America
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
California
Modesto
Pinkscale Blazing Star, Gayfeather, Liatris
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Purple to light lavender pink flowers are nestled among the long-lasting pink to lavender 'scales' on dense beautiful arching to upright flower spikes from summer and lasting well into fall.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9
  • Native To / Origin: US - S Central
  • pH Range: Acidic, Slightly Acidic
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
California
Modesto
Lecompte Blue Chaste Tree, Vitex, Monk\'s Pepper Tree
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

These durable and easily grown shrubs are basically pest and disease free, are deer resistant, and are moderately salt tolerant. Vitex are great for summer color and their large spikes of colorful flowers attract butterflies and bees.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate soil and aerosol salt tolerance
  • Native To / Origin: US - Nacogdoches, TX - Greg Grant
California
Modesto
Narrow-Leaved Mountainmint, Slender Mountain Mint
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

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.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • 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.
  • Native To / Origin: US- Eastern and South Central
  • Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W
California
Modesto
Jacob Cline Scarlet Bee Balm, Monarda, Oswego Tea, Bergamot
Prices start at : 5.99 USD

Jacob Cline is one of the more reliable selections of Scarlet Bee Balm producing large clusters of brilliant red tubular flowers atop sturdy 3-4' stems in summer. A hummingbird magnet! Earlier flowering in the Southeast and later flowering as you move...
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Native To / Origin: US - discovered by Jean Cline in GA and named for her son, introduced by Saul Nursery
  • Soil & Moisture: Evenly moist, well-drained, moderately fertile soils.
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
California
Modesto
Miss Violet Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Buddleias can grow to become large shrub-like perennials in mild climates but most grow as herbaceous perennials in zone 6 and colder. Butterfly Bushes are easily grown, free flowering butterfly magnets and are moderately drought tolerant once well established.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Native To / Origin: US Gardens- JC Raulston, NCSU, Dr. Dennis Werner
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9
  • Grows To: 4-5'H x 4-6'W
California
Modesto
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.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
  • Native To / Origin: US - TX, LA, MS, GA, AL, FL - Bred by Takii & Co, Ltd
  • Grows To: 18-24"H x 18-24''W
California
Modesto
Inspiration Passion Flower, Passionvine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Another reliably cold hardy Passionvine for gardeners into USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 8A. Passionvines have been coping with hungry caterpillars for thousands of years and many have noticeable orange to yellow colored swollen glands, a.k.a. nectaries, near...
  • Deer Resistance: Not likely to be bothered
  • Grows To: 15-20'H+
  • Native To / Origin: German Gardens - Roland Fischer
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
California
Modesto
Miss Molly Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 9.99 USD

Buddleias can grow to become large shrub-like perennials in mild climates but most grow as herbaceous perennials in zone 6 and colder. Butterfly Bushes are easily grown, free flowering butterfly magnets and are moderately drought tolerant once well established.
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils.
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • pH Range: Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
California
Modesto
Miss Molly Butterfly Bush, Buddleja
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

Buddleias can grow to become large shrub-like perennials in mild climates but most grow as herbaceous perennials in zone 6 and colder. Butterfly Bushes are easily grown, free flowering butterfly magnets and are moderately drought tolerant once well established.
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils.
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Grows To: 4-5'H x 5-6'W
California
Modesto
Whiteleaf Mountainmint, Sage
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Easy to grow and deer and pest resistant. It is a clump forming native perennial with an upright growth habit that generally dies back to the ground in winter. Whiteleaf Mountainmint has a strong minty sage-like fragrance and can be used in place of sage...
  • Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
California
Modesto
Moonbeam Threadleaf Coreopsis, Tickseed
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

2" primrose yellow daisies top the fine-textured blue-green foliage of this durable native perennial from late spring to late summer and sometimes up until frost. Provide Moonbeam Coreopsis with good drainage and medium to low moisture.
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Grows To: 18-24''H x 18-24''W
  • Native To / Origin: US - Eastern
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
California
Modesto
Flutterby Petite Blue Heaven Butterfly Bush, Buddleia
Prices start at : 10.99 USD

Buddleias or Butterfly Bushes do best where they have good drainage and prefer a full to mostly sunny position for the best overall health and flowering. The fragrant flowers of Buddleias are excellent for attracting butterflies, bees, and a host of other...
  • Soil & Moisture: Well-drained soils, with average moisture. Does not tolerate wet feet / poor drainage but are otherwise fairly adaptable.
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • Grows To: 24-30''H x 24-30''W
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline
California
Modesto
Bat Face Cuphea, Tiny Mice Cuphea, Georgia Scarlet Batface Cuphea, Mickey Mouse Plant
Prices start at : 6.99 USD

A succession of red tubular blooms that end in a purple bat-like 'face' are topped by a pair of glowing red 'ears' creating the interesting 'bat face' look. An excellent choice for hummingbirds, mixed containers, hanging baskets, and in mass plantings.
  • Native To / Origin: Mexico, South America
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: May Be Severely Browsed
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
  • Soil & Moisture: Average to dry, well-drained soils. Do not overwater.
California
Modesto
Bahama Blue Passion Flower, Passion Vine
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

We generally wait until the fruits become yellow (in yellow fruited cultivars) and wrinkled and have fallen from the vine. Bumblebees are perfectly designed for this as the pollen is rubbed on their back as they circle the corona drinking nectar and then...
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, fertile, well-drained soils.
  • Grows To: 15-20'H+
  • Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
  • pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral
California
Modesto
Mary Gregory Stokesia Daisy, Stokes Aster
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Super easy and tough. Mary Gregory Stokesia Daisy is a 1998 Niche Gardens introduction. May reseed under good conditions though it may be unlikely to where mulched. Plants readily multiply into dense clumps.
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils. Moderately drought tolerant once well-established.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US- SC, Niche Gardens introduction, 1998
  • Salt Tolerance: Moderate
California
Modesto