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Buffel Grass, African Foxtail Grass Cenchrus ciliaris
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

* Cenchrus ciliaris has become naturalised and often an invasive species in Australia, the southwestern United States, Hawaii, Mexico, Central America, South America, and Macaronesia * In the Sonoran Desert it was introduced for erosion control.
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 25
  • Seeds Per Pound: 189,167
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Germination: 60%
Louisiana
New Orleans
Utah Agave Agave utahensis
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It can be fermented into 'Mescal', a very potent alcoholic drink. * The plant was used for food and fiber by local Native American peoples such as the Havasupai. It is partly below ground.
  • Species: utahensis
  • Common Name: Utah Agave
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Height: 3-12 feet
Louisiana
New Orleans
Globe Thistle, Southern Globethistle Echinops ritro
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* If all the flowers are removed early in the season, the plant will often produce a second flush of bloom later in the summer. Blooms late summer to early fall. * The flowers are often used for dried flower displays.
  • Quantity: 0.86 lb
  • Common Name: Globe Thistle, Southern Globethistle
  • Genus: Echinops
  • Species: ritro
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination Test Type: cut
Louisiana
New Orleans
Siberian Statice Limonium gmelinii
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* This is an excellent plant to use for cut flowers and dried flowers. * It is very cold hardy, coming from Siberia, and will also tolerate drought and saline conditions. They keep their blue color well after drying.
  • Crop Year: 1994
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Collection Locale: Hungary
  • Genus: Limonium
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
Louisiana
New Orleans
Gas Plant, Dittany, Gasplant, Burningbush Dictamnus albus     - Dictamnus fraxinella
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

* A good border plant with white or pinkish flowers on a vertical stalk; a long-lived plant, makes a substantial clump in the garden. It bears large elegant flowers of various colours: red, white, striped or blue.
  • Collection Locale: Holland
  • Height: 18-24 inches
  • Quantity: 0.92 lb
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Common Name: Gas Plant, Dittany, Gasplant, Burningbush
  • Crop Year: 2013
Louisiana
New Orleans
Siberian Iris Iris sibirica
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

A very ornamental plant. Members of this genus are rarely if ever troubled by browsing deer or rabbits. Grows well in heavy clay soils. * Prefers a humus-rich soil, succeeding in a moist border or by water.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 50,846
  • Height: 2 feet
  • Collection Locale: Russia
  • Botanical Name: Iris sibirica
  • Quantity: 0.2 lb
  • Family: Iridaceae
Louisiana
New Orleans
Pampas Grass, Uruguayan Pampas Grass Cortaderia selloana
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

* A fibre obtained from the leaves is used for making paper. The most commonly repeated version states that in the UK and Ireland a patch of pampas grass is planted somewhere in the front garden to act as a signal to passersby that swingers live in the...
  • Species: selloana
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 9
  • Collection Locale: New Zealand
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 42767
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
Louisiana
New Orleans
Pale Purple Coneflower Echinacea pallida
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

Plants normally grow with one unbranched stem in the wild, but often produce multi-stemmed clumps in gardens. * The flower heads are from ¾ to 3 inches (2 to 7.6 cm) wide with pale rose-purple or nearly white colored petals.
  • Crop Year: 2015
  • Quantity: 0.33 lb
  • Species: pallida
  • Collection Locale: Colorado
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 86
  • Germination Test Type: cut
Louisiana
New Orleans
Broom-sedge, Broomsedge Bluestem, Broom Sedge Andropogon virginicus
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* Andropogon virginicus is a species of grass known by several common names, including broomsedge bluestem and yellowsedge bluestem . It is native to the southeastern United States and as far north as the Great Lakes .
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Height: 3-4 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Germination: 90%
  • Purity: 83%
  • Species: virginicus
Louisiana
New Orleans
Butter And Eggs, Common Toadflax, Yellow Toadflax Linaria vulgaris
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* A yellow dye is obtained from the whole plant. A tea made from the plant has been used as an insecticide. * This is considered a noxious weed in some areas. * Linaria vulgaris ( Common Toadflax , Yellow Toadflax , or Butter-and-eggs ) is a species of...
  • Species: vulgaris
  • Height: 18-24 inches
  • Botanical Name: Linaria vulgaris
  • Genus: Linaria
Louisiana
New Orleans
Aaron\'s Beard, Rose-of-Sharonwort, Creeping St. Johnswort, Goldflower Hypericum calycinum
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* A low shrub with dark green evergreen leaves, shiny on the undersides; 2-3" flowers, bright yellow, throughout summer; easy to grow--tolerates dry soil; said to grow best in shade; grows quickly; native to southeast Europe, Asia Minor.
  • Common Name: Aaron's Beard, Rose-of-Sharonwort, Creeping St. Johnswort, Goldflower
  • Quantity: 0.07 lb
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Purity: 99%
  • Family: Clusiaceae
  • Genus: Hypericum
Louisiana
New Orleans
Sickle Keeled Lupine, Sicklekeel Lupine Lupinus albicaulis   Hederma
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The flower is purple to yellowish or whitish in color and has a sickle -shaped keel. It is native to the western United States from Washington to California , where it grows mostly in mountain habitat.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Species: albicaulis
  • Genus: Lupinus
  • Height: 2-5 feet
  • Common Name: Sickle Keeled Lupine, Sicklekeel Lupine
Louisiana
New Orleans
Butter And Eggs, Common Toadflax, Yellow Toadflax Linaria vulgaris
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* A yellow dye is obtained from the whole plant. A tea made from the plant has been used as an insecticide. * This is considered a noxious weed in some areas. * Linaria vulgaris ( Common Toadflax , Yellow Toadflax , or Butter-and-eggs ) is a species of...
  • Genus: Linaria
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Botanical Name: Linaria vulgaris
Louisiana
New Orleans
Hooded Pitcherplant Sarracenia minor
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Sarracenia minor , also known as the Hooded pitcher plant , is a carnivorous plant in the genus Sarracenia . Like all the Sarracenia , it is native to the New World .
  • Species: minor
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 10
  • Seeds Per Pound: 572,040
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Genus: Sarracenia
  • Quantity: 0.01 lb
Louisiana
New Orleans
Creeping Thyme , Breckland Thyme Thymus serpyllum
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* Works well in the rock garden or between flagstones in a walkway. * Wild thyme is native to the palearctic zone of Europe and Asia. Per 40,000 sq feet for lawn. Serpyllum are used as border plants and ground cover around gardens and stone paths.
  • Species: serpyllum
  • Quantity: 2.17 lb
  • Seeds Per Pound: 3,305,927
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Botanical Name: Thymus serpyllum
Louisiana
New Orleans
Common Dandelion Taraxacum officinale
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

The leaves are often blanched (by excluding light from the growing plant) before use. * Dandelion sprouts make a great micro-green. Carbohydrate, 187mg Calcium, 66mg phosphorus, 3.1mg iron, 76mg sodium, 397mg potassium, 36mg magnesium, 14000iu vitamin...
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Germination: 80%
  • Genus: Taraxacum
  • Quantity: 0.03 lb
  • Purity: 98%
  • Common Name: Common Dandelion
Louisiana
New Orleans
Twoleaf Senna, Twin-leaf Senna Senna roemeriana
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* This attractive perennial maintains a neat mound shape and grows 1-2 ft. The leaves are long-stalked and uniquely divided into two leaflets about 1 1/2 inches long. Its showy, yellow, pea-like flowers occur in upper axillary clusters.
  • Crop Year: 1997
  • Germination: 91%
  • Purity: 96%
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 85
  • Collection Locale: New Mexico
  • Seeds Per Pound: 88,530
Louisiana
New Orleans
Butcher\'s Broom, Knee Holly, Jew\'s Myrtle Ruscus aculeatus
Prices start at : 16.95 USD / 1 packet

* A study published in 1999 suggested that Butcher's Broom may also improve symptoms of postural hypotension without increasing supine blood pressure. Germination can be rather slow, sometimes taking 12 months or more.
  • Family: Asparagaceae
  • Germination: 98%
  • Collection Locale: Spain
  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Crop Year: 2014
  • Species: aculeatus
Louisiana
New Orleans
Lawson\'s Pine Pinus lawsonii
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Lawson's Pine (Pinus lawsonii) is a species of conifer in the Pinaceae family. * Climate is warm-temperate to temperate with 600-1500 mm annual precipitation and a November to May dry season.
  • Common Name: Lawson's Pine
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 10
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 51
  • Seeds Per Pound: 23,795
Louisiana
New Orleans
Upland Cotton, Mexican Cotton, American Upland Cotton, Wild Cotton Gossypium hirsutum
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Gossypium hirsutum , known as Upland Cotton or Mexican Cotton , is the most widely planted species of cotton in the United States, constituting some 95% of all cotton production.
  • Botanical Name: Gossypium hirsutum
  • Genus: Gossypium
  • Quantity: 14.29 lb
  • Seeds Per Pound: 4,540
  • Height: 4-5 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 16
Louisiana
New Orleans
Chinese Honeylocust, Soap Bean, Soap Pod Gleditsia sinensis
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The pod is used as a soap substitute. The thorns of Gleditsia sinensis are used as a medicinal herb in China and Korea and may have antitumor properties. * Thorns showed antibacterial activity against a Gram-positive bacterium Xanthomonas vesicatoria...
  • Quantity: 1.24 lb
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Crop Year: 2013
  • Common Name: Chinese Honeylocust, Soap Bean, Soap Pod
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 9
  • Collection Locale: China
Louisiana
New Orleans
Nevada Mormon Tea, Nevada Jointfir Ephedra nevadensis
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Ephedra nevadensis ( Nevada ephedra ) is a species of Ephedra native to dry areas of western North America. * The stems of most members of this genus contain the alkaloid ephedrine and are valuable in the treatment of asthma and many other complaints...
  • Collection Locale: Utah
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: nevadensis
  • Height: 3-4 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Family: Ephedraceae
Louisiana
New Orleans
Bishop Pine, Bishop Pine, Obispo Pine, Santa Cruz Pine, Dwarf Marine Pine, Pricklecone Pine Pinus muricata
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Muricata has been used in plantations with resultant growth rates higher than in the wild . * The plant can tolerate maritime exposure. It is drought-tolerant and grows on dry, rocky soil.
  • Purity: 99%
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Crop Year: 2018
  • Seeds Per Pound: 36,811
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 16
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
Louisiana
New Orleans
Nana Heavenly Bamboo, Dwarf Heavenly Bamboo Nandina domestica   Nana
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* Nandina domestica (pronounced /naen?di?n? It is native to eastern Asia from the Himalaya east to Japan * Evergreen except in cold climates; delicate compound leaves, reddish when new, later blue-green; attractive white flowers in panicles atop the stems,...
  • Cultivar: Nana
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Family: Berberidaceae
  • Botanical Name: Nandina domestica Nana
  • Common Name: Nana Heavenly Bamboo, Dwarf Heavenly Bamboo
Louisiana
New Orleans
Forget-Me-not, Chinese Hound\'s Tongue Cynoglossum amabile   Firmament
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* Cynoglossum amabile is a flowering plant native to Asia , which is also called Chinese hound's tongue , or Chinese forget-me-not . * Annual or biennial; parent is dwarfish, dark blue flowers throughout summer; does well in hot, dry sun.
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Collection Locale: Oregon
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: amabile
  • Germination: 91%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 107,144
Louisiana
New Orleans
Balkan Maple ACER heldreichii
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Mediterranean and Asia Minor. * This species grows up to 50 feet, and has yellow flowers. * Sun- and drought-tolerant.
  • Common Name: Balkan Maple
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 25
  • Height: 50 feet
  • Purity: 98%
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
Louisiana
New Orleans
Rountree Big Bluestem Andropogon gerardii   Rountree
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* Seed germination appears to be dependent on about a 2-week period of moistened seed at a time when soil temperatures have reached 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Depending on soil and moisture conditions, it grows to a height of 1 – 3m (3 – 10 ft) .
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Quantity: 10.55 lb
  • Germination: 69%
  • Genus: Andropogon
  • Botanical Name: Andropogon gerardii Rountree
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
Louisiana
New Orleans
Scorpion Senna Hippocrepis emerus     - Coronilla emerus
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* This plant occurs in northeastern Spain and in central Mediterranean countries up to northern Europe and to Asia Minor and Tunisia. They can be found at an altitude of 0–1,850 metres (0–6,070 ft).
  • Species: emerus
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Seeds Per Pound: 71,732
  • Botanical Name: Hippocrepis emerus
  • Crop Year: 2014
  • Purity: 99%
Louisiana
New Orleans
Aaron\'s Beard, Rose-of-Sharonwort, Creeping St. Johnswort, Goldflower Hypericum calycinum
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* A low shrub with dark green evergreen leaves, shiny on the undersides; 2-3" flowers, bright yellow, throughout summer; easy to grow--tolerates dry soil; said to grow best in shade; grows quickly; native to southeast Europe, Asia Minor.
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Collection Locale: CA
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 278
  • Family: Clusiaceae
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,401,235
  • Species: calycinum
Louisiana
New Orleans