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Lavafield Jackbean, Awikiwiki Canavalia pubescens
Prices start at : 19.95 USD / 1 packet

* Canavalia pubescens, commonly known as ʻawikiwiki or Lavafield Jack-bean, is a species of flowering plant in the legume family, Fabaceae, that is endemic to Hawaii. * Its natural habitats are dry forests and low shrublands.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 1
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 10
  • Genus: Canavalia
  • Quantity: 0.01 lb
  • Common Name: Lavafield Jackbean, Awikiwiki
  • Botanical Name: Canavalia pubescens
Port St. Lucie
Yellowbells, Yellow Trumpetbush Tecoma stans
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

The plant is desirable fodder when it grows in fields grazed by livestock . It has sharply-toothed, lance-shaped green leaves and bears large, showy, bright golden yellow trumpet-shaped flowers .
  • Seeds Per Pound: 617,440
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Germination: 31%
  • Height: 15-20 feet
  • Species: stans
  • Quantity: 1.69 lb
Port St. Lucie
Purple Bauhinia, Butterfly Tree, Hong Kong Orchid Tree, Purple Camel\'s Foot, Hawaiian Orchid Tree Bauhinia purpurea
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* A species of flowering plant in the family Fabaceae ,native to South China (which includes Hong Kong ) and southeastern Asia * Common names include Hong Kong Orchid Tree, and Hawaiian orchid tree.
  • Botanical Name: Bauhinia purpurea
  • Quantity: 4.33 lb
  • Genus: Bauhinia
  • Collection Locale: India
  • Purity: 99%
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 16
Port St. Lucie
Yellowbells, Yellow Trumpetbush Tecoma stans
Prices start at : 2.95 USD / 1 packet

The plant is desirable fodder when it grows in fields grazed by livestock . It has sharply-toothed, lance-shaped green leaves and bears large, showy, bright golden yellow trumpet-shaped flowers .
  • Genus: Tecoma
  • Crop Year: 2012
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 209
  • Common Name: Yellowbells, Yellow Trumpetbush
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 1.69 lb
Port St. Lucie
Macadamia Nut Macadamia integrifolia
Prices start at : 9.95 USD / 1 packet

If trying them outdoors, give the plants some protection from the cold for their first few winters. An edible oil is obtained from the seed. Common names include macadamia nut, bauple nut, Queensland nut or nut oak.
  • Genus: Macadamia
  • Quantity: 16.25 lb
  • Botanical Name: Macadamia integrifolia
  • Purity: 99%
  • Height: 20-30 feet
  • Species: integrifolia
Port St. Lucie
Indian Rattlebox Crotalaria assamica
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Crotalarias are grown in the tropics as green manure cover crops due to their nitrogen fixing capabilities and drought tolerance. * They are occationally grown as ornamentals for their yellow flowers and interesting rattling seed pods.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 25,878
  • Germination: 98%
  • Common Name: Indian Rattlebox
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Botanical Name: Crotalaria assamica
  • Family: Fabaceae
Port St. Lucie
Peruvian Torch Cactus, Rio Lurin Peruvian Torch Trichocereus peruvianus  Rio Lurin   - Echinopsis peruviana  Rio Lurin
Prices start at : 9.95 USD / 1 packet

* The active compound is 3,4,5-trimethoxyphenethylamine or mescaline which was reported at a concentration of 1.2% in the dried cactus. * The human use of the cactus dates back thousands of years to the northern coast of Peru and the monks of a pre-Inca...
  • Purity: 98%
  • Species: peruvianus
  • Variety: Rio Lurin
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 47
  • Germination Test Type: estimate
  • Common Name: Peruvian Torch Cactus, Rio Lurin Peruvian Torch
Port St. Lucie
Sago Palm, King Sago Palm, Sago Cycad, Japanese Sago Palm, Funeral Palm Cycas revoluta
Price : CALL

* The leaves are used in the treatment of cancer and hepatoma. * This very symmetrical plant supports a crown of shiny, dark green leaves on a thick shaggy trunk that is typically about 20 cm (7.9 in) in diameter, sometimes wider.
  • Botanical Name: Cycas revoluta
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Family: Cycadaceae
  • Height: 20 feet
Port St. Lucie
Blue Ash Fraxinus quadrangulata
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* A blue dye is obtained from the inner bark. Isolated populations exist in Alabama, Southern Ontario, and small sections of the Appalachian Mountains. It is typically found over calcareous substrates such as limestone , growing on limestone slopes and...
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Quantity: 0.88 lb
  • Collection Locale: Louisisna
  • Seeds Per Pound: 6,341
  • Species: quadrangulata
  • Purity: 99%
Port St. Lucie
Aaron\'s Beard, Rose-of-Sharonwort, Creeping St. Johnswort, Goldflower Hypericum calycinum
Price : CALL

Very vigorous, it can swamp out small plants. For the densest cover plants should be cut to ground level each April. The green, ovate leaves grow in opposite pairs. It is a popular, semi- evergreen garden shrub with many named cultivars and hybrids derived...
  • Common Name: Aaron's Beard, Rose-of-Sharonwort, Creeping St. Johnswort, Goldflower
  • Family: Clusiaceae
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Collection Locale: CA
  • Species: calycinum
  • Crop Year: 2016
Port St. Lucie
Dragon Tree, Dragontree Dracaena draco
Prices start at : 7.95 USD / 1 packet

It grows slowly, requiring about ten years to reach 1.2 metres (4 ft) in height but can grow much faster. * Being a monocotyledon, it does not display any annual or growth rings so the age of the tree can only be estimated by the number of branching points...
  • Seeds Per Pound: 953
  • Height: 50-60 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 10
  • Genus: Dracaena
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: draco
Port St. Lucie
Cedar-of-Goa, Mexican White Cedar, Mexican Cypress Cupressus lusitanica     - Cupressus lindleyi
Price : CALL

* Cupressus lusitanica , ( Cedro Blanco ; Teotlate , distinctive names used in Mexico); Cedro Blanco means White Cedar and is also known as Mexican White Cedar , is a species of cypress native to Mexico and Central America ( Guatemala , El Salvador and...
  • Species: lusitanica
  • Genus: Cupressus
  • Common Name: Cedar-of-Goa, Mexican White Cedar, Mexican Cypress
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 9
Port St. Lucie
Spanish Chestnut, European Chestnut Castanea sativa
Price : CALL

* Sweet chestnut has been listed as one of the 38 substances used to prepare Bach flower remedies, a kind of alternative medicine promoted for its effect on health. * The seed can be eaten raw or cooked.
  • Common Name: Spanish Chestnut, European Chestnut
  • Height: 90 feet
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Species: sativa
Port St. Lucie
Roundleaved Dogwood, Roundleaf Dogwood Cornus rugosa
Price : CALL

* The bark is cathartic, febrifuge and tonic. * Habitat and Range: sandy, gravelly, or rocky slopes, often growing in areas underlain by limestone bedrock. A decoction of the roots has been used in the treatment of kidney complaints and TB.
  • Genus: Cornus
  • Species: rugosa
  • Common Name: Roundleaved Dogwood, Roundleaf Dogwood
  • Height: 6-10 feet
Port St. Lucie
Camel Thorn, Camelthorn, Giraffe Thorn, Kameeldoring, Mokala Acacia erioloba
Prices start at : 10.95 USD / 1 packet

* Native to Tropical Africa. * The Mokala National Park in the Northern Cape is named after this tree.
  • Botanical Name: Acacia erioloba
  • Seeds Per Pound: 1,362
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Collection Locale: South Africa
  • Germination: 98%
  • Quantity: 0.06 lb
Port St. Lucie
Doctorbush, Summer Snow, Native Plumbago, Devil\'s Herb, Desert Plumbago
Prices start at : 7.99 USD

Doctorbush is shade tolerant and prefers moderate amounts of moisture in a well-drained soil for the best flowering although it is relatively drought resistant once well-established making it useful in dry shade.
  • Outdoor Light: Part sun, Part shade, Light shade, *Full sun
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11,(8B?)
  • Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered
  • Native To / Origin: US - Florida, Texas, and Arizona
  • Soil & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils. Moderately drought resistant once well-established.
  • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Port St. Lucie
Dainty White, White Swan Hibiscus
Prices start at : 12.99 USD

This vigorous Hibiscus has an upright to spreading growth habit and makes a beautiful specimen plant whether grown as a shrub or a small tree standard. Tropical Hibiscus flower on new growth and so need to have ample nutrients, regular moisture, as well...
  • Salt Tolerance: Slight
  • pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral
  • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
  • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11
  • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
  • Native To / Origin: US - Florida, L.K. Thompson, ca. 1958
Port St. Lucie
Choctawhatchee Sand Pine, Sand Pine Pinus clausa    Choctawhatchee
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

* Pinus clausa ( Sand Pine , Sandhill Pine ) is a small, often shrubby tree from 5–10 m (16–33 ft), exceptionally to 21 m (69 ft) tall, found in two separate locations, one across central peninsular Florida , and the other in the western Florida panhandle...
  • Seeds Per Pound: 47,113
  • Species: clausa
  • Genus: Pinus
  • Quantity: 0.2 lb
  • Common Name: Choctawhatchee Sand Pine, Sand Pine
  • Location: Choctawhatchee
Port St. Lucie
Japanese Black Pine Pinus thunbergii    China - Pinus thunbergiana    China
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Of irregular habit, roughly conical. * Native to Japan. This hardy pine species is relatively disease free and tolerates poor soil conditions, making it a good choice for all levels.

China

    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Botanical Name: Pinus thunbergii China
    • Height: 120 feet
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 49
    • Collection Locale: China
    • Location: China
    Port St. Lucie
    Oriental Hornbeam Carpinus orientalis
    Prices start at : 9.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Carpinus orientalis (Oriental Hornbeam) is a hornbeam native from southeastern Europe to northern Iran and occurs usually on hot dry sites at lower altitudes in comparison to the European Hornbeam.
    • Common Name: Oriental Hornbeam
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Species: orientalis
    • Collection Locale: Ohio
    • Germination: 83%
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
    Port St. Lucie
    Shell Leaf Penstemon, Large Beard-tongue, Large Beardtongue, Large Beard Tongue Penstemon grandiflorus
    Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

    * A decoction of the leaves has been used in the treatment of chills and fevers. * A very ornamental plant! * Succeeds in ordinary rich garden soils so long as they are well-drained.
    • Botanical Name: Penstemon grandiflorus
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Seeds Per Pound: 172,520
    • Common Name: Shell Leaf Penstemon, Large Beard-tongue, Large Beardtongue, Large Beard Tongue
    • Crop Year: 2013
    • Family: Scrophulariaceae
    Port St. Lucie
    Red Hot Variegated Tropical Hibiscus
    Prices start at : 9.99 USD

    They are commonly successfully used as landscape shrubs in the warmer parts of zone 9 and throughout much of zone 10.Remember that these are truly tropical plants and will likely suffer at least some damage from even brief freezes.
    • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
    • Salt Tolerance: Slight
    • Soil & Moisture: Moderately moist, well-drained, preferably mildly acidic, moderately fertile soils.
    • Deer Resistance: Sometimes Bothered - Occasionally Severely
    • Grows To: 6'H x 3'W
    • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
    Port St. Lucie
    Fairy Moon King\'s Mantle, Bush Clock Vine
    Prices start at : 14.99 USD

    In mild winter climates, zones 9B and warmer, King's Mantle can be grown in the ground where it can be shaped into a beautiful hedge or allow it to grow into its naturally spreading to upright habit as a specimen plant.
    • Indoor Light: High
    • Container Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
    • Native To / Origin: Tropical Africa
    • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9B,10,11
    Port St. Lucie
    Pride Of Barbados, Peacock Flower, Dwarf Poinciana, Barbados Flower Fence Caesalpinia pulcherrima
    Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

    * The flowers are borne in racemes up to 20 cm long, each flower with five yellow, orange or red petals. * It is a shrub growing to 3 m tall, native to the Tropics and Subtropics of the Americas .
    • Purity: 99%
    • Genus: Caesalpinia
    • Botanical Name: Caesalpinia pulcherrima
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 11
    • Common Name: Pride Of Barbados, Peacock Flower, Dwarf Poinciana, Barbados Flower Fence
    Port St. Lucie
    Fort Myers Yellow Tropical Hibiscus
    Prices start at : 9.99 USD

    As container plants, Tropical Hibiscus will benefit from an annual re-potting or up-potting along with appropriate root and top pruning. The brilliant yellow flowers contrast nicely with the rich green glossy foliage of this upright to spreading naturally...
    • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny
    • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11,(9*)
    • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
    • Native To / Origin: US Gardens - Florida possibly
    • Soil & Moisture: Moderately moist, well-drained, preferably mildly acidic, moderately fertile soils.
    • Salt Tolerance: Slight
    Port St. Lucie
    Fiji Island Tropical Hibiscus
    Prices start at : 9.99 USD

    The larger growing varieties are easily trained into tree standards or can be grown as large shrubs or shaped into hedges. Avoid using a saucer or empty any excess water from it 30-40 minutes after watering.
    • Salt Tolerance: Slight
    • Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
    • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
    • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
    • Grows To: 8'H x 5'W
    Port St. Lucie
    Salmon El Capitolio Hibiscus
    Prices start at : 9.99 USD

    They are commonly successfully used as landscape shrubs in the warmer parts of zone 9 and throughout much of zone 10.Remember that these are truly tropical plants and will likely suffer at least some damage from even brief freezes.
    • Soil & Moisture: Moderately moist, well-drained, preferably mildly acidic, moderately fertile soils.
    • Native To / Origin: Cuba is the origin of the original El Capitolio Hibiscus
    • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11
    • Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
    • Deer Resistance: Sometimes Bothered - Occasionally Severely
    • Indoor Light: Direct sunlight, High
    Port St. Lucie
    Utah Juniper Juniperus osteosperma     - Juniperus utahensis
    Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

    * A wax on the fruit is obtained by simmering the fruit in hot water and skimming off the wax as it rises to the surface. * Juniperus osteosperma ( Utah Juniper ; syn. It is native to the southwestern United States , in Utah , Nevada , Arizona , western...
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 12
    • Height: 30-40 feet
    • Crop Year: 2012
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
    • Common Name: Utah Juniper
    • Genus: Juniperus
    Port St. Lucie
    Oakleigh Denominator Orchid Cactus, Epiphyllum
    Prices start at : 14.99 USD

    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. A large yellow flowered Orchid cactus with creamy yellow inner petals and darker yellow to amber outer...
    • USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10B,11,12
    • Salt Tolerance: Poor
    • Outdoor Light: AM sun, Part shade, Light shade
    • Grows To: 3'H x 5'W
    Port St. Lucie