| 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...
| 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...
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' -...
MARSH BLAZING STAR, GAYFEATHER
| 18-CT. FLAT | 60 Avail. | $75.60
| 1G | 610 Avail. | $9.45
Marsh Blazing Star is an upright clumping native perennial with basal tufts of narrow grass-like medium green foliage. Sturdy stalks rise in summer with fluffy purple disk flowers in summer. Grows best in full sun and moist fertile soils. Drought and heat tolerant. Liatris spicata is a host plant for 4 species: the rare Glorious Flower Moth, and the Painted Lady, Painted Indian butterfly, and Silvery Checkerspot butterfly. Attracts various bees and butterflies with its nectar and birds to eat the seeds. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 0.5’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8 Culture: Full Sun Bloom...
THREADLEAF BLUE STAR, ARKANSAS BLUE STAR
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $12.08
Threadleaf Blue Star is an upright clumping perennial with soft thread-like foliage that is bright green until fall when it turns showy gold. Clusters of small powdery blue or white star-shaped flowers bloom at the tips of the stem in spring. Best fall colors are in full sun, but flowers last longer with afternoon shade in hot climates. Amsonia hubrichtii is a native plant that acts as a host for Swallowtail Butterfly larva, and attracts other bees and butterflies. The sap does not taste well to many insects or herbivores, so it makes for a good barrier for more susceptible plants. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 3' Spread: 2' -...
| 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 -...
SWAMP HIBISCUS, SCARLET ROSEMALLOW
| 2 G | 25 Avail. | $16.80
Swamp Hibiscus is a vigorous long-blooming deciduous perennial with palmate dark green leaves. Huge dark red flowers with a prominent red tubular stamen bloom from mid-summer until the first frost attracting butterflies. Best bloom in rich, medium to wet well-drained soils. Hibiscus coccineus is a host for the Grey Hairstreak and Painted Lady butterflies, as well as several moths. The flowers and nectar attract hummingbirds, bees and more butterflies. Type: Perennial Height: 3' - 6' Spread: 2' - 3’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Few problems if watered regularly and deeply with plenty of air...
Rudbeckia hirta ‘Denver Daisy’
DENVER DAISY GLORIOSA DAISY
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $9.98
Cherokee Sunset Gloriosa Daisy is a long-season native herbaceous perennial with an upright mounding habit and dark green narrow foliage. Heavy blooms of large golden semi-double daisy-like flowers with a large mahogany red eye surrounding the prominent black-brown center disk last all summer into fall. Flowers best in full sun and consistent moisture. Drought tolerant once established. Deadheading will prolong the bloom time. Rudbeckia hirta is a host plant for the Silvery Checkerspot, Gorgone Checkerspot, Bordered Patch butterfly. The nectar attracts various bees and butterflies. Type: Perennial Height: 1.5' - 2' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Yellow+Red Season of Interest: Summer, Fall...
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'...
Liatris spicata 'Floristan Weiss'
FLORISTAN WEISS BLAZING STAR
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $10.40
Floristan Weiss Blazing Star is a compact upright clumping native perennial with basal tufts of narrow grass-like medium green foliage. Sturdy stalks rise in summer with fluffy pure white disk flowers in summer. Grows best in full sun and moist fertile soils. Drought and heat tolerant. Liatris spicata is a host plant for 4 species: the rare Glorious Flower Moth, and the Painted Lady, Painted Indian butterfly, and Silvery Checkerspot butterfly. Attracts various bees and butterflies with its nectar and birds to eat the seeds. Type: Perennial Height: 1.5' - 2.5' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: Full Sun Bloom Color: ...