| 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' -...
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' -...
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...
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...
JOE-PYE WEED, SWEET JOE PYE
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $9.98
Joe-Pye Weed is a tall erect perennial with whorls of coarse dark leaves on study green stems and purple stem nodes. The large domed flowerhead clusters topping the stems opens to hundreds of tiny sweetly fragrant pale mauve pink flowers from summer into fall, attracting bees and butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and moist, well-drained soils. Type: Perennial Height: 5' - 7' Spread: 2' - 4’ Spacing: 3’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Leaves will scorch if soils dry out. Will tolerate light afternoon shade in southern climates.Cut plants to the ground in late winter. LANDSCAPE USES: ...
Setcreasea pallida 'Purple Queen'
PURPLE QUEEN SPIDERWORT
| 4" POT | 25 Avail. | $66.15
Purple Queen Spiderwort is a native herbaceous perennial with blade shaped lily like foliage that emerges dark red and matures to deep purple. Insignificant 3-petaled deep pink flowers last for only a day but bloom continuously on the stiff stems above the foliage for several weeks in spring. Grows best with shade and moist well-drained acidic soils. Good drought tolerance. Type: Perennial Height: 1' - 1.5' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 8 - 11 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: Pink Season of Interest: Fall, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. No serious pests or diseases.LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Naturalized Areas, Woodland Gardens, and Containers. COMPANION...
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...
Tradescantia 'Concord Grape'
CONCORD GRAPE SPIDERWORT
| 1 G | 25 Avail. | $7.88
Concord Grape Spiderwort is a native compact herbaceous perennial with lily like frosted blue-green foliage. Small 3-petaled grape colored flowers last for only a day but bloom continuously on the stiff stems above the foliage for several weeks in spring. Grows best with moist well-drained acidic soils. Concord Grape tolerates wet soils and is self cleaning. Type: Perennial Height: 0.5' - 1' Spread: 1’ - 1.5' Spacing: 1' USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 7 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade Bloom Color: Purple Season of Interest: Spring, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. No serious pests or diseases.LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Naturalized Areas, Woodland Gardens, and Containers. COMPANION PLANTS: Periwinkle, Bugleweed, Sweet Woodruff IMAGE: Photo by David...