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Greene\'s Mountain Ash, Western Mountain Ash Sorbus scopulina
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Sorbus scopulina is a species of Rowan that is native to western North America , primarily in the Rocky mountains . * An infusion of the branches has been given to young children with bed-wetting problems.
  • Botanical Name: Sorbus scopulina
  • Quantity: 0.95 lb
  • Collection Locale: WA
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Genus: Sorbus
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 96
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Illinois
Konza Fragrant Sumac Rhus aromatica   Konza
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The fruit can also be dried and ground into a powder then mixed with corn meal and used in cakes, porridges etc. Hairy red drupes are produced, which can be brewed into a tea. * The fruit is small with very little flesh, but it is easily harvested and...
  • Family: Anacardiaceae
  • Lot#: 020207
  • Purity: 99%
  • Crop Year: 2002
  • Collection Locale: Kansas
  • Botanical Name: Rhus aromatica Konza
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Illinois
White Cockle, White Campion, Bladder Campion, Evening Lychnis Lychnis alba     - Silene alba    , Silene latifolia alba
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

The inflated bladder like flowers are interesting. It is considered a noxious weed in the state of Washington and seems to be tolerated most others. It is pollinated by evening flying insects and provides seed as food for finches in the winter.
  • Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE
  • Purity: 99%
  • Botanical Name: Lychnis alba
  • Height: 18-24 inches
  • Genus: Lychnis
  • Collection Locale: Germany
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Illinois
Laurel Oak, Darlington Oak, Sand Laurel Oak, Laurel-leaf Oak Quercus hemisphaerica
Price : CALL

The leaves are entire, without teeth except one apical awn (rarely with a few teeth near apex), mostly elliptical or narrowly ovate, and 1.2 to 4.7 inches (3cm to 12cm) long by 0.4 to 1.6 inches (1cm to 4cm) wide.
  • Species: hemisphaerica
  • Height: 60-65 feet
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Genus: Quercus
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Illinois
Cedar Elm Ulmus crassifolia
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Leaf fall is late in the year, often in early winter. * Cedar elm is a large, oval-rounded tree growing 50-70 ft. * The Cedar Elm is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree growing to 24-27 m tall with a rounded crown.
  • Quantity: 1.77 lb
  • Species: crassifolia
  • Family: Ulmaceae
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Common Name: Cedar Elm
  • Collection Locale: Louisisna
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Illinois
Balsam Fir, Cook\'s Blue Balsam Fir Abies balsamea   Cook\'s Blue New Hampshire
Price : CALL

* The original Cook strain of Balsam Fir was selected due to the blue tinge of the needles. * A symmetrically pyramidal tree with lustrous dark green needles that are very aromatic.
  • Species: balsamea
  • Location: New Hampshire
  • Common Name: Balsam Fir, Cook's Blue Balsam Fir
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Height: 75 feet
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Illinois
Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry Rhamnus caroliniana     - Frangula caroliniana
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

There is a local disjunct population in Mexico as well. It is native from New York to Nebraska south to Mexico and Florida. * Rhamnus caroliniana ( syn. * Carolina buckthorn is a deciduous shrub or small tree that typically grows to 10-15' (infrequently...
  • Genus: Rhamnus
  • Collection Locale: Louisiana
  • Seeds Per Pound: 11,804
  • Common Name: Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2012
United States
Illinois
Pumpkin Ash Fraxinus profunda
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Conservation Plant Characteristics Fraxinus profunda (Bush) Bush pumpkin ash FRPR Summary Duration Perennial Growth Habit Tree Native Status L48 (N), CAN (N) Federal T/E Status National Wetland Indicator OBL Morphology/Physiology Active Growth Period...
  • Seeds Per Pound: 5,448
  • Species: profunda
  • Genus: Fraxinus
  • Lot#: 080102
  • Height: 40 - 100 feet
  • Germination: 91%
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Illinois
Japanese Stone Oak Lithocarpus edulis
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

Not of a good taste. The poor taste is probably due, at least in part, to the presence of tannins. These can be removed by soaking the seed in water for a few days, changing the soak water regularly.
  • Height: 40-50 feet
  • Botanical Name: Lithocarpus edulis
  • Quantity: 2.72 lb
  • Purity: 99%
  • Collection Locale: Nara-ken, Japan
  • Genus: Lithocarpus
United States
Illinois
Milkweed, Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* The unopened flower buds are eaten cooked. * Asclepias syriaca , commonly called Common Milkweed , Butterfly flower , Silkweed , Silky Swallow-wort , Virginia Silkweed , is a herbaceous plant species.
  • Common Name: Milkweed, Common Milkweed
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Collection Locale: Genoa, NY
  • Germination: 99%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 77,634
  • Crop Year: 1997
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Illinois
Western Yellow Pine, Pacific Ponderosa Pine, Ponderosa Pine Pinus ponderosa benthamiana
Price : CALL

* In ponderosa pine forests, timber production, livestock grazing, and recreation are the principal land uses. * The Pacific race is found in California northward from the Transverse Ranges and west of the Sierra Nevada and Cascade Range into northern...
  • Botanical Name: Pinus ponderosa benthamiana
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Subspecies: benthamiana
  • Height: 120 feet
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Illinois
Durango Pine Pinus durangensis
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* Pinus durangensis, the Durango pine, is a pine tree species endemic to the Sierra Madre Occidental mountain range of Northwestern Mexico. It is a moderately high altitude species, growing at 1,500–2,800 metres (4,900–9,200 ft).
  • Botanical Name: Pinus durangensis
  • Genus: Pinus
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Species: durangensis
  • Quantity: 1.44 lb
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 27
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Illinois
Heartnut Juglans ailantifolia   Cordiformis  - Juglans ailanthifolia   Cordiformis
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* Wyman says the kernals come out whole. * Grown mostly as a novelty due to the heart shaped fruit. * The very bold, decorative leaves and the attractive catkins produced in spring make it an excellent ornamental tree for planting in parks and large gardens.
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2018
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 20.97 lb
  • Seeds Per Pound: 72
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 6
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Illinois
Swamp Rose Rosa palustris
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

The flowers are pink, borne in summer. * Rosa palustris is a shrub with alternate, pinnately compound leaves , on thorny stems.
  • Crop Year: 2017
  • Collection Locale: Genoa, NY
  • Botanical Name: Rosa palustris
  • Genus: Rosa
  • Purity: 99%
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 53
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Illinois
Sonoran Scrub Oak Quercus turbinella
Price : CALL

* Quercus turbinella is a species of oak known by the common names Sonoran scrub oak and shrub live oak . It is most common in chaparral habitat in central Arizona , through the transition zone of the Mogollon Rim – White Mountains , but also southeast...
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Common Name: Sonoran Scrub Oak
  • Genus: Quercus
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
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Illinois
Douglas Fir Pseudotsuga menziesii  glauca  NM Santa Fe
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* The specific epithet, menziesii, is after Archibald Menzies, a Scottish physician and rival naturalist to David Douglas. * The Douglas fir's useful wood and its quick growth make it the crop of choice for many timber companies, which typically replant...
  • Species: menziesii
  • Seeds Per Pound: 36,774
  • Crop Year: 2008
  • Lot#: 080591
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Location: NM Santa Fe
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Illinois
Farkleberry, Tree Sparkleberry Vaccinium arboreum     - Batodendron arboreum
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* Vaccinium arboreum ( Sparkleberry or Farkleberry ) is a species of Vaccinium native to the southeastern United States , from southern Virginia west to southeastern Missouri , and south to Florida and eastern Texas .
  • Genus: Vaccinium
  • Height: 10-15 feet
  • Germination: 83%
  • Purity: 91%
  • Common Name: Farkleberry, Tree Sparkleberry
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
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Illinois
European Bird Cherry Prunus padus     - Padus avium  avium  , Cerasus padus
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

It is the type species of the subgenus Padus with flowers in racemes , which are hermaphroditic and pollinated by bees and flies; it is a deciduous small tree or large shrub 8–16 m tall.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 9,897
  • Quantity: 20.99 lb
  • Lot#: 010792
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Genus: Prunus
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Illinois
Caucasian Pear Pyrus caucasica
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* The young plants have many prickles and serrated edged leaves. * This tree is native to the Caucasus region where it is nearly threatened by habitat loss and cutting for firewood.
  • Common Name: Caucasian Pear
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Purity: 99%
  • Species: caucasica
  • Quantity: 1.05 lb
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Illinois
Tecate Cypress Cupressus guadalupensis  forbesii   - Hesperocyparis forbesii    , Cupressus forbesii
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

* The northernmost stand, in Orange County, which comprises a large area on the upper limits of Coal Canyon and on Sierra Peak in the Santa Ana Mountains, burned in a 2006 wildfire.
  • Purity: 99%
  • Species: guadalupensis
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Quantity: 0.13 lb
  • Variety: forbesii
  • Collection Locale: California
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Silkworm Tree, Chinese Mulberry, Cudrang, Silkworm Thorn, Mandarin Melon Berry, Che, Storehousebush, Chinese Strawberry Tree CUDRANIA tricuspidata     - Maclura tricuspidata
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

The plant is used to eliminate blood stasis and stimulate the circulation in cancer of the alimentary system, blood and lungs. It grows up to 6 m high. The inner bark and the wood are used in the treatment of malaria, debility and menorrhagia.
  • Genus: CUDRANIA
  • Seeds Per Pound: 23,085
  • Height: 20-40 feet
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 39
  • Species: tricuspidata
  • Purity: 99%
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Illinois
Freeman\'s Maple, Freeman Maple ACER x freemanii     - ACER freemanii
Price : CALL

* Excellent red autumn color. * Popular ornamental tree in parks and large gardens. * Fast growth and tolerance to adverse climatic and soil conditions. * A hybrid of the red and silver maples, combining the best of both species.
  • Common Name: Freeman's Maple, Freeman Maple
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Family: ACERACEAE
  • Genus: ACER
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Illinois
Bee-bee Tree Tetradium daniellii     - Evodia daniellii    , Evodia hupehensis    , Evodia velutina
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Tetradium daniellii (syn. It attracts large numbers of bees and is sought after by beekeepers as a source of late summer honey. In cultivation in English-speaking countries, they are known as Euodia, Evodia, or Bee bee tree.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 73,548
  • Family: Rutaceae
  • Botanical Name: Tetradium daniellii
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 66
  • Collection Locale: China
  • Common Name: Bee-bee Tree
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Illinois
Balsam Fir Abies balsamea    Wisconsin
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

* Needles very aromatic; symmetrical, cone-shaped habit, especially when young; prefers cool, moist conditions. * The resin is used internally in propriety mixtures to treat coughs.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Germination: 83%
  • Botanical Name: Abies balsamea Wisconsin
  • Crop Year: 2018
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 58
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Illinois
Canaan Fir Abies balsamea  phanerolepis  WV Canaan - Abies intermedia
Price : CALL

Some taxonomists named it Abies intermedia at one time because of these similarities. * Many Christmas tree growers prefer Canaan Fir over normal Balsam Fir because of its better needle retention, ability to grow on low elevation sites and the contrasting...
  • Location: WV Canaan
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Genus: Abies
  • Species: balsamea
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 3
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Illinois
Chinese Filbert, Chinese Hazel Corylus chinensis     - Corylus colurna  chinensis  , Corylus papyracea
Prices start at : 11.95 USD / 1 packet

* A shrub at Kew was 2 metres tall and 2 metres wide inJuly 1996 with a reasonable crop of immature fruit. * This species grows up to 40 metres tall. The branchlets are a purplish-brown colour, and are slender and sparsely villous.
  • Family: CORYLACEAE
  • Germination: 26%
  • Species: chinensis
  • Seeds Per Pound: 384
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Quantity: 2.81 lb
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Illinois
Turkey Oak Quercus laevis
Price : CALL

It is native to the southeastern United States , occurring on the coastal plain from Delaware south to central Florida , and west to southeast Louisiana . * The American Turkey Oak ( Quercus laevis ) is a member of the red oak group of oaks .
  • Species: laevis
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Common Name: Turkey Oak
  • Genus: Quercus
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Illinois
Georgia Oak, Stone Mountain Oak Quercus georgiana
Prices start at : 9.95 USD / 1 packet

* The Georgia oak ( Quercus georgiana ), also called the Stone Mountain oak , is a rare deciduous oak . * It grows on dry granite and sandstone outcrops of mountain slopes at 50-500 m altitude.
  • Botanical Name: Quercus georgiana
  • Seeds Per Pound: 288
  • Genus: Quercus
  • Common Name: Georgia Oak, Stone Mountain Oak
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 5
  • Germination Test Type: cut
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White Fir, Concolor Fir Abies concolor concolor   NM, Santa Fe
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

It is sometimes known as a Concolor fir. * The New Mexico sources of Abies concolor will be intermediate between the Arizona and the Colorado. * Plants are very shade tolerant but growth is slower in dense shade.
  • Quantity: 2.13 lb
  • Purity: 97%
  • Location: NM, Santa Fe
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Height: 100 feet
  • Subspecies: concolor
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