Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
CATLIN'S GIANT BUGLEWEED
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $12.08
Caitlin's Giant Bugleweed is a spreading herbaceous perennial that forms a dense carpet-like mat even in shady areas, making it an excellent choice for a groundcover. Large green leaves have attractive purple-bronze hues and feature deep blue flower spikes from spring to summer. Flowers best in part sun and moist, well-drained soils. It can be an aggressive spreader if not planted in a contained area. Not good for areas with foot traffic. Bugleweed has medicinal properties that is traditionally used for the treatment of wounds or sores and arresting haemorrhages. It is also used for coughs, fever, and normalizing the heart...
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $12.50
Butterfly Weed is a tough, long-season clumping native perennial with long narrow leaves. Its abundant clusters of bright orange or yellow-orange flowers atop of its long hairy stems bloom from late spring well into summer. The flowers give way to prominent seed pods which are valued in dried flower arrangements. Unlike other milkweed varieties, the Butterfly Weed does not have milky sap in its stem. Drought and deer Resistant. Asclepias tuberosa is a host plant for the Monark, Gray Hairstreak, Queen, Soldier butterfly, and Milkweed Tussock moth. Type: Perennial Height: 1' - 2.5' Spread: 1' - 1.5' Spacing: 1.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: ...
Epimedium versicolor 'Sulphureum'
SULPHUREUM BISHOP'S HAT
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $26.25
Sulphureum Bishop's Hat is a shade loving semi-evergreen herbaceous perennial with toothed green heart-shaped foliage that emerges with red tints and turns completely red in fall. Nodding pale yellow flowers with short dark yellow spurs bloom in spring. Thrives in shade and dry to medium, well-drained acidic soils. Drought tolerant once established. Type: Perennial Height: 0.5' - 1' Spread: 1' - 1.5’ Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: Yellow Season of Interest: Spring, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Mosaic virus the main disease, but otherwise little problems. Cut back any surviving winter foliage in late winter before new growth emerges. Watch for aphids. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents...
Amsonia 'Blue Ice'
BLUE ICE BLUE STAR
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $12.08
Blue Ice Blue Star is an erect compact clumping perennial with narrow willow-like dark green foliage that turns bright yellow in fall. Pyramidal clusters of small dark lavender blue star-shaped flowers bloom at the tips of the stem in late spring. Best fall colors are in full sun, but flowers last longer with afternoon shade in the South. Type: Perennial Height: 1' - 1.5' Spread: 1' - 1.5' Spacing: 1' USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Blue Season of Interest: Spring, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Water regularly in well-drained soils. Plants tend to flop if not cut back after flowering. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Woodland...
Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus'
MAGNUS ECHINACEA, CONEFLOWER
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $15.23
Magnus Echinacea is a freely branching native perennial with strong upright stems that do not need staking and deep green foliage. The large fragrant flowers with broad rose-purple petals and red-bronze cones bloom through summer. Thrives in full sun and well-drained soils. The flowers attract butterflies and bees, and spent stems will stay erect and attract birds if not removed. Drought tolerant. Type: Perennial Height: 2.5' - 3' Spread: 1' - 1.5’ Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Purple Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Susceptible to aster yellows disease and eriophyid mites. Heat and drought tolerant. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Woodland Garden, Rock Gardens, Groundcover, Native Gardens, and Containers. COMPANION PLANTS: Liatris, Baby’s Breath, Salvia IMAGE: Photo by David J. Stang, Echinacea purpurea...
Pachysandra terminalis 'Variegata'
VARIEGATED JAPANESE SPURGE
| 4" | 25 Avail. | $56.70
Variegated Japanese Spurge is a shade-loving evergreen herbaceous perennial with dense carpeting whorls of foliage often used as a groundcover. Its glossy leaves are grey green to dark green foliage with irregular creamy margins. Tiny non-showy white flowers bloom on terminal spikes in early spring. Exceptional performance in deep shade and rich acidic soils. Type: Perennial Height: 0.5' - 1' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1' USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: White Season of Interest: Spring, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Avoid overhead watering to prevent leaf blight and stem or root rot. Watch for scale and mites. Too much sun will bleach the...
Sedum rupestre 'Lemon Ball'
LEMON BALL STONECROP
| 4" | 25 Avail. | $47.25
Lemon Ball Stonecrop is a vibrant mat-forming evergreen succulent with tiny needle-like whorls of fleshy chartreuse foliage that tints purple in fall. Clusters of tiny bright yellow star-shaped flowers dust the plant in late summer. Grows best in full sun and dry to medium well-drained soils. Drought and heat tolerant once established. Type: Succulent Height: - 0.5' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1.5’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Yellow Season of Interest: Summer, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. No serious pests or diseases. Watch for slugs, snails, and scale. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Woodland Garden, Rock Gardens, Xeriscape Gardens, and Containers. COMPANION PLANTS: Hen and Chicks, Fescue, Shasta Daisy IMAGE: Michael Rivera, Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens,...