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Slippery Elm, Red Elm Ulmus rubra     - Ulmus fulva
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Ten year old bark is said to be best. Slippery Elm may be distinguished from American Elm by the hairiness of the buds and twigs (both smooth on the American Elm) and by its very short-stalked flowers.
  • Botanical Name: Ulmus rubra winged
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Common Name: Slippery Elm, Red Elm
  • Species: rubra
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Cilician Fir, Taurus Fir Abies cilicica
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It is found in Lebanon , Syria , and Turkey . Produced in areas of greater Syria and Asia Minor, this resin and its oil derivative were used in mummification, as an antiseptic, a diuretic, to treat wrinkles, extract worms and promote hair growth." The...
  • Species: cilicica
  • Family: PINACEAE
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Genus: Abies
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Gray Dogwood, Northern Swamp Dogwood Cornus racemosa
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* Many species of birds feed on the fruits. * Cornus racemosa ( Northern Swamp Dogwood or Gray Dogwood ) is a shrubby plant species growing to 5 m tall. Its native from southeastern Canada and northeastern United States .
  • Quantity: 29.5 lb
  • Germination: 91%
  • Height: 10 feet
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination Test Type: cut
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Wangrangkura Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus     - Acanthopanax sessiliflorus
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

It is used in Korea in the treatment of lumbago, neuralgia, arthritis and oedema. * The root bark contains saponins, acanthosides, cardiac glycosides and polysaccharides. It is adaptogenic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and diuretic.
  • Collection Locale: Montana
  • Family: Araliaceae
  • Crop Year: 2001
  • Height: 10-15 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 30
  • Germination Test Type: cut
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Narrowleaf Ash Fraxinus angustifolia
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The bark is smooth and pale grey on young trees, becoming square-cracked and knobbly on old trees. * Fraxinus angustifolia ( Narrow-leafed Ash ) is a species of Fraxinus native to central and southern Europe , northwest Africa , and southwest Asia .
  • Family: OLEACEAE
  • Crop Year: 2012
  • Species: angustifolia
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 21
  • Quantity: 1.62 lb
  • Botanical Name: Fraxinus angustifolia
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Ink Berry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry Ilex glabra
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Shiny dark green, evergreen leaves; upright, rounded, densely branched; unique among hollies in that it often spreads by suckering; doesn't mind shade but prefers sun; Dirr recommends it for foundations, hedges, and accent plants, particularly the cultivars;...
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Collection Locale: Louisiana
  • Germination: 61%
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Botanical Name: Ilex glabra
  • Genus: Ilex
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King Boris Fir Abies borisii-regis
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* The scientific name honors Tsar Boris III of Bulgaria, during whose reign it was described as a new species in 1925. * trunk diameter of up to 1.5 m * The tip of the leaf is variable, usually pointed, but sometimes slightly notched at the tip * It is...
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 7
  • Genus: Abies
  • Germination: 53%
  • Botanical Name: Abies borisii-regis
  • Common Name: King Boris Fir
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Bottlebrush Buckeye Aesculus parviflora
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* This plant has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. It is somewhat slow to establish, but if given space to fully develop becomes a magnificent specimen.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Common Name: Bottlebrush Buckeye
  • Species: parviflora
  • Family: Hippocastanaceae
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Red Birch, Water Birch, Western Red Birch Betula occidentalis     - Betula fontinalis
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* Shiny reddish-brown or dark brown bark; often of shrubby habit; native to Rocky Mountains * The buds and twigs are used as a flavouring in stews * Betula occidentalis ( Water Birch , also known as Red Birch ) is a species of birch native to western...
  • Collection Locale: Montana
  • Species: occidentalis
  • Purity: 97%
  • Germination: 63%
  • Common Name: Red Birch, Water Birch, Western Red Birch
  • Family: Betulaceae
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Leatherwood, Eastern Leatherwood Dirca palustris
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It is little used in modern herbalism and any use should be carried out with caution since even minute doses can cause salivation and burning of the tongue. It is native to the eastern half of North America but uncommon, found in rich woods.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Species: palustris
  • Height: 4-9 feet
  • Genus: Dirca
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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Dawn redwood has proved an easy tree to grow in temperate regions, and is now widely planted as an ornamental tree. Although shortest of the redwoods, it can grow to at least 200 ft (61 m) in height.
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 131
  • Purity: 98%
  • Collection Locale: China
  • Height: 200 feet
  • Genus: Metasequoia
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Allegheny Monkeyflower, Square-stemmed Monkeyflower Mimulus ringens
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* The flower looks something like a monkeys face, hence the common and genus names, the latter from the Latin mimus (a buffoon). * Best naturalized in moist to wet soils in water gardens, bog gardens, wet meadows, water margins or low spots.
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Quantity: 0.18 lb
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 13851
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
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Wangrangkura Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus     - Acanthopanax sessiliflorus
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

It is used in Korea in the treatment of lumbago, neuralgia, arthritis and oedema. * The root bark contains saponins, acanthosides, cardiac glycosides and polysaccharides. It is adaptogenic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and diuretic.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 30
  • Species: sessiliflorus
  • Family: Araliaceae
  • Height: 10-15 feet
  • Common Name: Wangrangkura
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
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Downy Birch, White Birch Betula pubescens
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

It is waterproof, durable, tough and resinous[11, 61]. * Betula pubescens ( Downy Birch ; also known as White Birch , European White Birch or Hairy Birch ) is a species of birch , native and abundant throughout northern Europe , Iceland , northern Asia...
  • Botanical Name: Betula pubescens
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 269
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Species: pubescens
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,592,982
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
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Possum Haw, Possumhaw, Meadow Holly, Deciduous Holly, Swamp Holly Ilex decidua
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

* Grows as a shrub or small tree; light gray stems, shiny dark green leaves, fall color yellow; orange to scarlet quarter-inch fruits persisting until spring; native to southeast and south central U.S.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 101
  • Germination: 98%
  • Species: decidua
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2015
  • Collection Locale: Louisiana
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Wild China, Wild China Tree Sapindus marginatus
Prices start at : 17.95 USD / 1 packet

The fruit can be dried and stored for later use. * An evergreen tree with compound leaves to 14", leaflets to 6"; flowers in small pendulous clusters to 8"; native to coastal areas, South Carolina to Florida.
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 0.07 lb
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2013
  • Common Name: Wild China, Wild China Tree
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American Ginseng, Huaquishen Panax quinquefolius
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Panax quinquefolius, commonly known as American Ginseng and often by its Chinese name Huaqishen (simplified Chinese: ???; traditional Chinese: ???; Mandarin Pinyin: hu?qish?n; Jyutping: faa1kei4sam1; literally "fancy flag (American) ginseng") or Xiyangshen...
  • Genus: Panax
  • Common Name: American Ginseng, Huaquishen
  • Botanical Name: Panax quinquefolius
  • Height: 18 inches
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Sweet Pitcherplant Sarracenia gronovii  rubra   - Sarracenia rubra
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The red petals are long and strap-like, and dangle over the umbrella-like style of the flower, which is held upside down at the end of a 50 cm long scape. The uppermost part of the leaf is flared into a lid (the operculum), which prevents excess rain...
  • Crop Year: 2013
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 12
  • Family: Sarraceniaceae
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Quantity: 0.00252 lb
  • Seeds Per Pound: 567,500
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Swamp Bay, Swamp Redbay Persea palustris
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Its range also includes the Bahamas . It was previously considered a subspecies of the redbay P. * Persea palustris , commonly known as the swampbay , is a tree native to eastern North America, from Texas eastwards to Florida and then extending north...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Botanical Name: Persea palustris
  • Species: palustris
  • Family: Lauraceae
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Bald Cypress Taxodium distichum    Northern
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

Water heavily in the summer , less in the winter but never let it dry out. This Bonsai should be in full sun during the growing season. Tolerates the high pH of chalk streams. * Taxodium distichum ( Baldcypress , Bald Cypress , or Swamp Cypress ) is a...
  • Crop Year: 2016
  • Genus: Taxodium
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Germination: 91%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 4,876
  • Botanical Name: Taxodium distichum Northern
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Scarlet Elderberry, Red Elderberry Sambucus pubens     - Sambucus racemosa  pubens
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Many authorities have now grouped both of these red elders together under the name of Sambucus racemosa. * Tolerates a wide range of soils, but prefers moist, humusy, nutrient-rich, neutral to slightly acidic loams.
  • Germination: 83%
  • Crop Year: 2018
  • Species: pubens
  • Family: CAPRIFOLIACEAE
  • Height: 8-12 feet
  • Botanical Name: Sambucus pubens
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Ditch Stonecrop, Virginia Stonecrop Penthorum sedoides
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

* The seeds have been used in making cough syrups. * A tincture of the plant is somewhat astringent, demulcent, laxative and tonic. * In Virginia, Penthorum sedoides grows in habitats such as alluvial swamps, floodplain pools, rocky or sandy shores, fens,...
  • Quantity: 0.19 lb
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Species: sedoides
  • Botanical Name: Penthorum sedoides
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 8807
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
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Cow Parsnip, Eltrot Heracleum sphondylium
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It is smaller in size than the Giant Hogweed ( Heracleum mantegazzianum ). Umbelliferous plants are so named because of the umbrella-like arrangement of flowers they produce. * The roots and the leaves are aphrodisiac, digestive, mildly expectorant and...
  • Species: sphondylium
  • Botanical Name: Heracleum sphondylium
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Family: Apiaceae
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Sweetbay, Sweetbay Magnolia, Southern Sweetbay Magnolia Magnolia virginiana    Southern
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

* It was the first magnolia to be scientifically described, and is the type species of the genus Magnolia ; as Magnolia is also the type genus of all flowering plants , this species can be seen to typify all flowering plants.
  • Location: Southern
  • Botanical Name: Magnolia virginiana Southern
  • Germination: 98%
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Seeds Per Pound: 7,718
  • Genus: Magnolia
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Yellow Pitcher Plant Sarracenia flava
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Like all the Sarraceniaceae, it is native to the New World . This conflicts with the hardiness rating of 7 (temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c) given in . An insectivorous plant, it is best grown in a boggy position and prefers a soil low in nitrogen.
  • Crop Year: 2011
  • Botanical Name: Sarracenia flava
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 7
  • Genus: Sarracenia
  • Common Name: Yellow Pitcher Plant
  • Quantity: 0.03 lb
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Dwarf Palmetto Sabal minor
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

It is native to the southeastern United States , ranging from Florida north to eastern North Carolina , and west to eastern Oklahoma and eastern Texas . It is one of the most frost tolerant palms, surviving temperatures as low as -18°C (among North American...
  • Species: minor
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination: 98%
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Family: Arecaceae
  • Genus: Sabal
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Manchurian Ash Fraxinus mandshurica
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* This tree is occasionally cultivated as an ornamental tree in parts of Canada and the United States. * The seeds are eaten by a wide variety of birds. Manchurian Ash can be used as a medium height wind break for a farmstead.
  • Genus: Fraxinus
  • Collection Locale: China
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 16
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 2
  • Quantity: 4.47 lb
  • Botanical Name: Fraxinus mandshurica
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Common Pawpaw Asimina triloba
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* Pawpaw is a large shrub or small tree growing to a height of 11 meters. * Edible fruit - raw or cooked. * The fruit can also be used for making preserves, pies, ice cream and other sweet desserts.
  • Species: triloba
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Seeds Per Pound: 363
  • Botanical Name: Asimina triloba
  • Genus: Asimina
  • Quantity: 47.58 lb
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White Ash, Biltmore Ash, Biltmore White Ash, Cane Ash Fraxinus americana
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The name White Ash derives from the glaucous undersides of the leaves. * White ash is one of the most used trees for everyday purposes and, to keep up with high demand, is cultivated almost everywhere it can be.
  • Germination: 10%
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Common Name: White Ash, Biltmore Ash, Biltmore White Ash, Cane Ash
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 9
  • Family: Oleaceae
  • Collection Locale: PA
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