| 18-CT FLAT | 140 Avail. | $94.50
| 1 G | 545 Avail. | $9.45
Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) is an upright native perennial often found in swamps, rivers, and wet meadows with green lance-like leaves. Tight clusters of small, fragrant flowers come in shades of pink and mauve and bloom in late spring to summer. Performs best in full sun and moist to wet soils, but can tolerate average soils. The milky sap released from damaged stems is toxic if ingested. Asclepias are the sole host plants for the Monarch Butterfly, and also hosts the Queen Butterfly and various moth larva. The nectar provides for various pollinators and attracts hummingbirds. Type: Perennial Height: 2’ - 4’ Spread: 2’ - 3’ Spacing: 3’ USDA...
| 1 G | 38 Avail. | $8.40
| 18-CT FLAT | 80 Avail. | $75.60
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
| DP-50 | 10 Avail. | $131.25
| 4" | 60 Avail. | $75.60
| 1 G | 200 Avail. | $9.45
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...
| 18-CT FLAT | 25 Avail. | $75.60
| 1 G | 890 Avail. | $8.40
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...
Hibiscus moscheutos ssp. palustris
| 18-CT FLAT | 110 Avail. | $66.15
| 1 G | 980 Avail. | $9.45
Swamp Rosemallow is a vertical perennial with hardy stems and large lance-like foliage with hairy undersides. The huge, soft white or pink flowers with red eyes bloom on the upper leaf axils in summer attracting butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and moist well-drained soils. Type: Perennial Height: 4'-7' Spread: 3'-4’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: White/Pink Season of Interest: Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Few problems if watered regularly and deeply with plenty of air circulation. Potential issues include canker, rust, leaf spot, and occasional insects. Japanese beetles can cause severe leaf damage if left unchecked. Leaf...
| 1 G | 350 Avail. | $7.88
Orange Coneflower is a native herbaceous perennial with an upright clumping habit and medium green narrow foliage. The daisy-like yellow flowers have a purple-brow center disk and bloom from mid-summer until frost. Flowers best in full sun and consistent moisture. Deadheading prolongs the blooming season. Drought tolerant once established. Type: Perennial Height: 2'-3' Spread: 2’-2.5' Spacing: 2' USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Yellow Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Water regularly. Good air circulation will avoid most diseases and pest issues.LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Naturalized Areas, Wildlife Garden, Native Gardens, Rock Gardens, and Containers. COMPANION PLANTS: Russian Sage, Hibiscus, Daylily Image: Christian Fischer, RudbeckiaFulgida,...
NEW YORK IRONWEED
| 18-CT FLAT | 55 Avail. | $75.60
| 1 G | 175 Avail. | $8.40
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...
Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'
COLOR GUARD ADAM'S NEEDLE, YUCCA
| 3 G | 300 Avail. | $25.73
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' -...
Heuchera villosa 'Beaujolais'
BEAUJOLAIS CORAL BELLS, HEUCHERA
| 1 G | 30 Avail. | $16.55
Beaujolais Coral Bells is a native evergreen herbaceous perennial with a clumping habit. The large, lobed rounded leaves that create a basal mound merge various shades of rose and gold tones that turn sliver-touched burgundy with deep purple veining as it matures. Tiny whitish-pink bell-like flowers bloom on spikes in midsummer attracting butterflies. Best bloom in partial sun and moist well-drained soils. Type: Perennial Height: 0.5' - 1' Spread: 1' - 1.5’ Spacing: 1.5’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Summer, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Potential issues include powdery mildew, rust, leaf spot, and frost heaving of roots if...
| 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: ...
| 1G | 25 Avail. | $12.50
Cardinal Flower is an upright native herbaceous perennial with erect stalks of cardinal red tubular flowers that bloom late in summer above the dark green lance shaped leaves. Prefers afternoon shade and moist to wet well-drained soil. Foliage is highly toxic if ingested. Lobelia cardinalis acts a sa native host for several species of butterflies, and the nectar as a food source for hummingbirds and Swallowtail Butterflies. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 1’ - 2' Spacing: 1.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Water Regularly, do not let soils...
BLUE FALSE INDIGO
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $17.85
Blue False Indigo is an upright perennial native with small blue-purple flowers that cover the foot-long raceme that extends 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. Drought tolerant once established. Baptisias are excellent host plants that support several different butterfly species, including Frosted Elfin, Eastern Tailed Blue, Wild Indigo Duskywing, Clouded Sulfur, and Orange Sulfur Butterflies. The foliage is mildly toxic to mammals if ingested. Type: Perennial Height: 3’ - 4’ Spread: 3’ - 4’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 -...
Phlox paniculata 'David'
DAVID GARDEN PHLOX
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $9.98
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...
Monarda didyma 'Jacob Cline'
JACOB CLINE BEE BALM
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $8.93
Jacob Cline Bee Balm is an upright herbaceous perennial with fragrant dark green foliage. The fringe-like scarlet red flowers blooms in whorls at the top of the thick stems in summer, attracting bees and butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and well-drained soil. Mildew Resistant. Monarda didyma is a native host for several moths, including Gray Marvel and Hermit Sphinx. The flower nectar also attracts other pollinators, bees, butterflies, and the Ruby-Throated hummingbird. Tea of Bergamot leaves is said to aid the body in fighting infection and low fevers. The smell and consumption of Bee Balm may relaxing the spirit.* Type: Perennial Height: 3' - 4' Spread: 1'...
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks'
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $9.98
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...