* Common Soapwort ( Saponaria officinalis ) is a vespertine flower , and a common perennial plant from the carnation family ( Caryophyllaceae ). Other common names are Bouncing Bet and Sweet William; locally it is simply "the Soapwort" although there...
Deer resistant. Everybody loves these delightfully fragrant white flowers in early spring. For a rain garden. Can be used as cut flower in arrangments. Lily of the Valley also do just as well right out in the full sun.
Max Height (feet): 6-8"
Genus: Convallaria majalis
Deer Resistant: Yes
Plant Lighting: Full Sun, Partial Sun/Shade, Full Shade
It is sometimes used as a hallucinogen. * All parts of Datura plants contain dangerous levels of anticholinergic tropane alkaloids and may be fatal if ingested by humans, livestock, or pets * Datura wrightii is found in northern Mexico and the adjoining...
Hardy - giant heads! Will grace the most charming garden. A carnival of color and these big blossoms stay beautiful right through summer's heat. Selected field grown plants. Selected from 50 choice varieties, expertly chosen for constant blooming, huge...
A homeopathic remedy is made from the plant. * Clematis recta , the Erect Clematis or Ground virginsbower , is a species of Clematis unusual in that it is a free-standing shrub rather than a climbing plant .
* It is fragarnt and attracts bees and butterflies! * It is a short lived perennial or biennial but will self seed. * It tolerates a wide range of soil types and will grow in full sun or partial shade.
Pauahi Ali'i produces and endless display of large clusters of orange, yellow, and red full flowers that produce a spicy but fruity fragrance. A well branched and free flowering Plumeria cultivar and certainly one of our favorites not only for its color...
* The essential oil that is obtained from the flowers is exquisitely scented and has a very wide range of applications, both in the home and commercially.It is commonly used in soap making, in making high quality perfumes (it is also used in 'Eau de Cologne'),...
Common Name: English Lavender, Common Lavender, True Lavender
These ferns are great for container gardens or shady areas in the landscape. The Holly Fern has a hardy, erect, and outward curving growth habit. Foliage is holly-like and new young fronds will have a glossy light green coloring that will mature to shiny...
✓ Does best in well-drained garden soil
✓ Plant in part sun to full shade
✓ Water regularly until established, then requires only moderate watering
This is an exceptionally popular vine in southern landscapes due to its vigor, minimal maintenance requirements, as well as its pest and disease resistance. Variegated Confederate Jasmine is a show off all year long with its nicely contrasting white to...
I can't say enough about the toughness and free-flowering qualities. A very free blooming old garden rose which requires little care for the great rewards of color it provides. It can be grown as a hedge or as a specimen or foundation plant in the back...
Florida Sunshine Anise does produce 1/2" pale yellow flowers that are hardly noticeable among the foliage but bees and other pollinators will surely welcome them. The sunny yellow new growth and bright yellow foliage of this evergreen native shrub is...
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade, Light shade (AM sun in hot climates)
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 6,7,8,9
Native To / Origin: US-SE - Florida Sunshine was selected and introduced by Plant Delights Nursery, circa 2000
The Buttonbush can be successfully grown in average garden soils provided that it is given extra moisture during dry periods. The lightly honey scented, white to cream, tight ball-like flower clusters are produced on new growth in late spring and summer...
It can be successfully grown in average garden soils provided that you give it extra moisture during dry periods. Lightly honey scented, white to cream, tight ball-like flower clusters are produced on new growth in late spring and summer and attract an...
Salt Tolerance: Poor
Deer Resistance: Occasionally to Frequently Bothered
Epiphyllums are one of the few true jungle Cacti where they are often found growing with the orchids and bromeliads far removed from the forest floor. 6-8" wide, soft to deep orange, spidery, star-like flowers can remain open for 2-3 days.
This is an exceptionally popular vine in southern landscapes due to its vigor, minimal maintenance requirements, as well as its pest and disease resistance. Confederate or Star Jasmine produces clusters of white, fragrant, star-shaped flowers in late...
Salt Tolerance: Moderate to High
Soil & Moisture: Average moisture, well-drained, moderately fertile soil.
* Syringa josikaea ( Hungarian Lilac ) is a species of Lilac , native to central and eastern Europe , in the Carpathian Mountains in Hungary , Romania , and western Ukraine . * A good hedging plant, it is very tolerant of trimming.
A great rose for arbors, fences,and trellises. How do you get the most out of your climbing roses? This may need to be done while the stems are still pliable but not when they are so tender that they will snap.
* Mirabilis jalapa (The four o'clock flower or marvel of Peru ) is the most commonly grown ornamental species of Mirabilis , and is available in a range of colours. Mirabilis in Latin means wonderful and Jalapa is a town in Mexico .
Height: 12-16 inches
Seeds Per Pound: 4,994
Common Name: Four OClocks, Marvel Of Peru, Four O'Clocks
Tall ground cover with green foliage, turning a rich red color in autumn. A nice ground cover for dry shade. Slowly spreading, 10 in. Herbaceous ground cover, producing bright blue, phlox like flowers from late summer to fall.
✓ Gentian Blue Flowers From Summer to Frost
✓ Commonly Used For Erosion Control, Clay Soil Tolerant
✓ Performs best in plant growing zones 3 to 9, when grown in other Zones, special care requirements will be required
✓ A nice ground cover for dry shade
Hardiness Zone: 5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F),9 (20 to 30 F)
Most cultivars are root hardy once they become well established in the landscape but should be provided a winter mulch for added protection but can then often tolerate temperatures into the teens and will return from the roots once temperatures warm in...
Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Native To / Origin: German gardens - Anne Kirchner-Abel - 2002
pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline
Fertilizing: Heavy feeders but do not like excessive amounts of phosphorous, feed often when in growth.
Pruning: Remove dead wood and reshape overwintered plants in spring just before or once new growth begins.
Some species, like Gardenia nitida and G. Site Gardenias near walks, patios, and within easy reach for indoor arrangements. Gardenias perform best in a fertile, well-drained, humus rich, acidic soil with average moisture.
Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10
Fertilizing: Feed early spring-midsummer, use a slow release, nonburning fertilizer for acid loving plants.
Denim and Lace's sturdy, silvery stems are covered with large, fluffy, lavender-blue flowers, complemented by grey-green, aromatic leaves. Compact, pollinator-friendly 2-3' plants are perfectly sized for a small flowerbed in full sun, or and excel blooming...