NEW ENGLAND ASTER
| 18-CT FLAT | 50 Avail. | $75.60
| 1 G | 790 Avail. | $8.40
New England Aster is a large variety of the upright native perennial that can grow as tall as 6 feet. It sports a hairy stem and rough, hairy lance-like green leaves that are deer resistant. The large, purple flowers with orange-yellow centers start to bloom in late summer and typically continue until the first frost. Its flowers are attractive to butterflies. New England Aster prefers full sun and rich, moist soils. New England Aster has a history of being used as a poultice to treat pain and fever, or as a tea to relax respiratory spasms or asthma.* Type: Perennial Height: 3’ - 6’ Spread: ...
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...
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'...
Calamintha 'Lesser Calamint'
| 1 G | 20 Avail. | $13.13
Lesser Calamint is a compact perennial with small green foliage that smells strongly of mint. Huge amounts of tiny, pale lavender-blue flowers bloom on spikes above the foliage in early summer until fall attract butterflies, pollinators, and hummingbirds. Prefers sunny areas in well-drained soils. Tolerates light afternoon shade and drought. Catmint used to be used as a tea for its medical properties that helped relieve stomach aches and cramping, and insomnia. Fresh leave poultices have also been used to lessen discoloration from bruises.* Type: Perennial Height: 0.5' - 1' Spread: 0.5' - 1' Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 7 Culture: Full Sun ...