PINK MUHLY GRASS
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $8.18
| 3 G | 140 Avail. | $23.00
Pink Muhly Grass is a delicate looking ornamental grass that forms dense clumps of upright grass-like foliage. The narrow dark green foliage is topped with fluffy pink plumes bloom above the foliage in late summer and fall and tan seed heads persist into winter. Best color in full sun and moist well-drained soil. Muhlenbergia capillaris acts as a host plant for several moth and butterfly species, as well as provides habitat for traveling butterflies. Type: Orn. Grass Height: 2' - 3' Spread: 2' - 3' Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Pink/Tan Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: ...
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'
| 1 G | 23 Avail. | $14.00
Fireworks Goldenrod is a rough hairy stemmed herbaceous perennial with sharply serrated deep green foliage. Dense plume-like panicles of tiny bright yellow flowers bloom in fall, attracting butterflies. Best color with full sun and slightly acidic moist well-drained soils. Tolerates wet soils and light shade. Solidago rugosa is a good host plant for wildlife, providing late season nectar and pollen for native pollinators and butterflies. The foliage is eaten by several types of moth callipiters and the seeds are eaten by songbirds. Type: Perennial Height: 3' - 3.5' Spread: 3’ - 3.5' Spacing: 3' USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8 Culture: Full Sun...
Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'
COLOR GUARD ADAM'S NEEDLE, YUCCA
| 3 G | 20 Avail. | $35.18
Color Guard Adam’s Needle is a nearly stemless evergreen shrub with large, slightly arching, sword-like foliage that has creamy-gold centers and dark green margins. Long curly white strings can be found at the leaf margins. A central stalk rises in summer bearing long panicles of fragrant creamy-white flowers. Best color with full sun and well-drained soils. Surprisingly tolerate of partial shade. Heat and drought tolerant. Yucca filamentosa is a southwest native that hosts the Yucca Giant-Skipper and the Cofaqui Giant Skipper butterflies. The nectar provides for hummingbirds and other moths and butterflies, while the berries are eaten by small mammals. Type: Shrub Height: 3' -...
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...
Phlox paniculata 'David'
DAVID GARDEN PHLOX
| 1 G | 18 Avail. | $9.50
David Garden Phlox is a native upright perennial with stiff stems that are covered with dark green toothed foliage. Dense clusters of fragrant white flowers bloom from summer into fall attracting butterflies. Best flowering in full sun and rich, moist, well-drained soils. David Garden Phlox has good powdery mildew resistance. Phlox paniculata provides nectar to butterflies, skippers, Sphinx and Hummingbird moths, and hummingbirds. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 3' Spread: 1’ - 2’ Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: White Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Medium Maintenance. Water regularly, but do not water from overhead or overcrowd plants to avoid powdery mildew. Cut...
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...
Baptisia 'Carolina Moonlight'
YELLOW FALSE INDIGO
| 3 G | 249 Avail. | $31.57
Yellow False Indigo is an upright perennial native with longer raceme (18 in) covered in buttery-yellow flowers similar to lupines that extend above the mound of clover-like blue-green foliage in spring. The blooms give way to large seedpods that blacken when ripe, providing ornamental interest. Flowers best in full sun with acidic well-drained soils. Its abundant flowers are excellent pollination and butterfly attractors. Drought tolerant once established. Type: Perennial Height: 3’ - 4’ Spread: 3’ - 4’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Yellow Season of Interest: Spring MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance plant. Gains a more shrub-like appearance after established...