| 1 G | 950 Avail. | $8.72
| 18-CT. FLAT | 99 Avail. | $78.48
Purple Coneflower is a coarse, hairy native perennial with an upright clumping habit with strong stems that do not need staking. The dark green foliage is broadly lance-shaped. Purple Coneflower has showy daisy-like purple coneflowers with downward arching petals with an orange center cone that blooms throughout summer. The long lasting flowers are a nectar favorite and attract several butterflies and bees, while spent stems will stay erect and attract birds. Although it blooms in summer, echinacea is a great ally during cold and flu season. The fresh root is indicated for virus and infection, internally and topically.* The flowers are also edible...
HOLLOW STEM JOE PYE WEED
| 18-CT FLAT | 70 Avail. | $78.48
| 1 G | 1100 Avail. | $9.81
Hollow Stem Joe Pye weed is a tall woody perennial with whorls of coarse dark leaves on its purple stems. The large flowerhead on top opens to hundreds of tiny sweetly fragrant lavender-pink flowers in summer, attracting bees and butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and moist, well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established. Type: Perennial Height: 5' - 7' Spread: 1.5' - 2’ Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Will become leggy and require staking if grown in deep shade. Leaves in full sun during the dry...
Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'
SHENANDOAH SWITCH GRASS
| 1 G | 240 Avail. | $9.34
Shenandoah Switch Grass is a dense fast-growing ornamental grass native to the prairies of North America. The stiff upright medium green foliage with red tips that darken in summer and turns tan with rich burgandy tips for fall. In mid-summer stems holding airy clusters of tiny pink-tinged flowers raise above the foliage like a cloud which turn brown in fall and persist through winter. Prefers part sun and moist well-drained soils. Type: Orn. Grass Height: 3' - 4' Spread: 2' - 3' Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance plant. Too much shade will...
Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'
HEAVY METAL SWITCH GRASS
| 1 G | 1075 Avail. | $9.96
Heavy Metal Switch Grass is a dense fast-growing ornamental grass native to the prairies of North America. The stiff upright metallic blue foliage turns yellow in fall and fades to tan in winter. In mid-summer stems holding airy clusters of tiny pink flowers raise above the foliage like a cloud which turn brown in fall and persist through winter. Prefers part sun and moist well-drained soils. Type: Orn. Grass Height: 4' - 5' Spread: 1' - 2' Spacing: 1.5’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance plant. Too much shade will lose its upright form. Beetles...
| 18-CT. FLAT | 70 Avail. | $78.48
| 1 G | 400 Avail. | $9.81
Swamp Sunflower is a salt-tolerant late-blooming perennial and doesn’t spread aggressively like other sunflower selections. The showy yellow flowers that resemble large daises bloom in fall and continue until frost. Best bloom in full sun in acidic and moist to wet well-drained soils. Helianthus angustifolius acts as a host for several butterflies, including the Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly. It attracts various butterflies and caterpillars which in turn provide food for birds. Type: Perennial Height: 5' - 7' Spread: 4' - 6’ Spacing: 5’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Yellow Season of Interest: Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. If grown in part shade plants...
NEW YORK IRONWEED
| 18-CT. FLAT | 55 Avail. | $98.10
New York Ironweed is a coarse upright herbaceous perennial with serrated light green lance-like leaves and thick central stem. Tiny fluffy purple flowers create terminal clusters at the top of the stem from late summer to fall, and fade to rust before giving way to rust-colored seed clusters. Grows best in full sun and rich, moist, slightly acidic soils. Type: Perennial Height: 4' - 6' Spread: 3’ - 4' Spacing: 3' USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Purple Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Watch for powdery mildew.LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Naturalized Areas, Woodland Gardens, Rock Gardens, Ponds...
WHITE WOOD ASTER
| 4" POT | 50 Avail. | $11.45
White Wood Aster is a native shade-loving herbaceous perennial with sprawling zig-zagging stems and distinctive heart shaped foliage. Abundant flat-topped clusters of small white flowers with yellow or red centers bloom in mid summer into fall. Grows best in partial sun and dry to medium well-drained soil. Drought tolerant. Eurybia divaricata is a host for the Pearl Crescent and Checkerspot butterfly, and attracts other butterflies and bees with its flowers. Its seeds are edible for birds and small mammals Type: Perennial Height: 1' - 2.5' Spread: 1.5’ - 2.5' Spacing: 2.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8 Culture: Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: White Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE...