PERENNIALS
    ACHILLEA                     R
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: June-Aug
These summer blooming perennials work well in butterfly or flower gardens. 
They tolerate dry and poor soils and also work well in dried arrangements.
filipendulina 'Coronation Gold' Coronation Gold Yarrow
Bright golden-yellow flowers
millefolium 'Moonshine' Moonshine Yarrow
Sulphur-yellow fowers with silvery-gray fern-like foliage
m. 'Paprika' Paprika Yarrow
Red flowers slowly fade to pink
m. 'Terra Cotta' Terra Cotta Yarrow
Flowers range from peach to burnt orange
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ACTAEA (Cimicifuga)                 Ί
racemosa Snakeroot
Height: 4-5' Zone: 3 Blooms: June-Sept
Fragrant white bottle brush flowers with fern-like foliage; native
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simplex 'Atropurpurea' Purple Leaf Snakeroot
Height: 5-6' Zone: 3 Blooms: Aug-Oct
Creamy white flowers bloom in spiraling wands over purple foliage
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
simplex 'Brunette' Brunette Purple Snakeroot
Height: 3-4' Zone: 3 Blooms: Aug-Oct
Lacy dark purple foliage w/ white bottlebrush flowers.  Noted for its foliage color.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  AEGOPODIUM                     Ί l
podagraria Snow on the Mountain
Height: 6" Zone: 4 Blooms: May-June
Fast growing groundcover with green & white leaves.  White flowers bloom in late spring.
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    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  AGASTACHE                     R
aurantiaca 'Apricot Sprite' Apricot Sprite Agastache
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: summer-fall
Apricot orange flowers with a honey-mint scent. Attracts hummingbirds and is
deer resistant. Long bloom time. Tolerates hot, dry conditions
aurantiaca 'Navajo Sunset' Navajo Sunset Agastache
Height: 18" Zone: 5 Blooms: summer-fall
Orange flowers with a honey-mint scent. Attracts hummingbirds and is
deer resistant. Long bloom time. Tolerates hot, dry conditions
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  AJUGA                       R Ί
reptans Burgandy Glow Bugleweed
Height: 3-6" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-summer
Attractive white, pink, and green foliage all season long. Deep blue flowers bloom in
early summer. Dense growing ground cover.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ALCEA Miniature Hollyhock see SIDALCEA         R
Height: 5-7' Zone: 3 Blooms: June-Aug
ficifolia Single Hollyhock
Single flowers on tall spikes bloom a mixture of colors. Biennial, reseeds readily.
rosea 'Chater's Double' Chater's Double Hollyhock
Double petaled flowers bloom a variety of colors on tall spikes. Biennial, easily reseeds.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ALCHEMILLIA                     R Ί
mollis Lady's Mantle
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: July
Ruffled green-grey foliage with yellow flowers.  Grows well in many conditions
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ALLIUM also see HERB                 R Ί
senescens Ornamental Onion
Height: 10-12" Zone: 2 Blooms: June-July
Pink-purple 1" round flowers with strap-like foliage.  Good for borders or mass planting
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  AMSONIA                     R Ί
hubrichtii Threadleaf Blue Star
Height: 2-3' Zone: 5 Blooms: April-May
Perennial Plant of the Year 2011
Light, powder blue flower clusters in spring.  Fern-like dark green foliage in summer
with very nice bright yellow foliage in fall.
tabernaemontana Blue Star Amsonia
Height: 2-3' Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Star shaped blue flowers, works well in wildflower gardens. Glossy, dark green
willow-like foliage in summer and has great yellow fall color.
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  ANDROMEDA                     R
polifolia 'Blue Ice' Blue Ice Bog Rosemary
L Height: 12" Zone: 2 Blooms: April-May
Striking blue foliage year round, small pink flowers in spring.
Low, bushy growth habit.  Good drainage required.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ANEMONE                     R Ί
x hybrida Japanese Anemone
Height: 6-12" Zone: 4 Blooms: late summer-fall
Great for fall color in the garden and as cut flowers. Rabbit & deer resistant.
September Charm Whirlwind
Pink single flowers Semi-double white flowers
Honorine Jobert 2016 PPOY Pamina
Single white flowers Double pink flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
sylvestris Snowdrop Anemone
Height: 12-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Spring blooming anemone with white flowers, good groundcover for shady areas
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  AQUILEGIA                     R Ί
Spring blooming perennial available in a wide variety of colors.
caerulea 'Dragon Fly' Dragon Fly Columbine
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer (variety of colors)
caerulea 'McKana Giants McKana Giants Columbine
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: May-June (variety of colors)
caerulea 'Red Hobbit Red Hobbit Columbine
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: May-June (deep red w/ white)
caerulea 'Sunshine' Sunshine Columbine
Height: 24" Zone: 3 Blooms: May-June (yellow flowers)
canadensis Native Columbine
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: April - May (orange w/ yellow flowers)
flabellata 'Mini-Star' Mini-Star Columbine
Height: 6-8" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring (blue w/ white)
flabellata 'Blackcurrant Ice' Black Currant Ice Columbine
Height: 6-8" Zone: 2 Blooms: late spring (purple w/ creamy yellow)
x 'Origami' Origami Columbine
Height: 15" Zone: 3 Blooms: May-June (variety of colors)
vulgaris Double Winky Columbine
Height: 12" Zone: 2 Blooms: late spring (variety, double petaled)
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ARMERIA                       R
maritima Sea Pink
Height: 6" Zone: 2 Blooms: early May - June
Dark pink flowers over attractive grass like dark green foliage.  Long bloom time
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ARTEMISIA                     R
schmidtiana Silvermound
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms:
Silver white foliage grows in a mounding habit.  Great contrast to other colors
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ARUNCUS                     R Ί
dioicus Goat's Beard
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer
Woodland plant w/ ivory colored flowers bloom over dark green foliage. Native
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  ASCLEPIAS                     R
incarnata Swamp Milkweed
Height: 3-5' Zone: 3 Blooms: June & July
Pink flower clusters attract butterflies.  Tolerates average growing conditions.
syriaca Common Milkweed
Height: 3' Zone: 3 Blooms: June - August
Native milkweed that hosts Monarch Butterfly larvae. Pink flowers in summer.
tuberosa Butterfly Weed
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late summer
Perennial Plant of the Year 2017
Clusters of orange flowers.  Prefers sunny, dry locations.  Attracts butterflies.  Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ASTILBE                       Ί l
Height: various Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Feathery flower plumes with fern-like foliage.  Most require moist soil.
arendsii 'Fanal' (24") Dark red flowers with shiny green foliage
a. 'Peach Blossom' (20") Light pink flowers. Fragrant
a. 'Snow Drift' (24") White flowers
chinensis 'Pumila'  (10") Lavender flowers.  Groundcover. Can handle dry conditions
c. 'Visions' (12") Thick purple flowers, hardy, can handle dry condtions
c. 'Visions in Pink'  (15") Pink flowers, hardy, can handle dry conditions
c. 'Visions in Red'  (15") Pinkish red flowers, hardy, can handle dry conditions
crispa 'Perkeo' (6-8") Pink flowers in late summer, attractive dark green foliage
japonica 'Deutchland'  (24") White flowers
j. 'Red Sentinel' (24") Scarlet red flowers
j. 'Rheinland' (24") Pink flowers
simplicifolia 'Sprite'  (10") Light pink flowers   Perennial Plant of the Year 1994
thunbergii 'Ostrich Plume' (24") Arching pink flowers, can handle dry conditions
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
tacquetii Superba Astilbe
Height: 36" Zone: 4 Blooms: June
Rosy purple flower plumes
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  BAPTISIA                     R Ί
australis False Indigo
Height: 3' Zone: 4 Blooms: mid-late spring
Perennial Plant of the Year 2010
Lupine like blue flowers with pea-like foliage.  Deer resistant.
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sphaerocarpa Screaming Yellow Baptisia
Height: 24-36" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Bright yellow flowers bloom profusely.  Deep green foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  BERGENIA (Saxifraga)               l
cordifolia Heartleaf Bergenia
Height: 12-15" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-late spring
Short flower spikes provide early color. Large glossy foliage lasts through the
summer, turning to a great red fall color.
x 'Abendglut' Semi-double deep magenta flowers
x 'Bressingham Ruby' Deep pink flowers
x 'Bressingham White' Flowers open pink then turn white
No. 1 container……………………………………………………………
  BRUNNERA                     Ί l
macrophylla Siberian Brunnera
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: May-June
Large heart shaped leaves with small, true blue flowers.  Prefers moist, drained soils
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m. 'Dawson's White' Dawson's White Variegated Brunnera
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: April - May
Heart shaped leaves have creamy white variegation on the margins.  Flowers are
blue and resemble forget-me-nots.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
m. 'Jack Frost' Jack Frost Brunnera
Perennial Plant of the Year 2012
Silver & Green variegated foliage w/ true blue forget-me-not flowers in spring.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
m. 'Sea Heart' Sea Heart Brunnera
Height: 6-12" Zone: 4 Blooms: Mid- late spring
Foliage is dark green & silver w/ prominent veining. Blue & pink forget-me-not like
flowers bloom in spring. Will grow in full sun, provided there is enough moisture.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CAMPANULA                     R Ί
carpatica Carpathian Bellflower
Height: 6-9" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-mid summer
'Blue Clips' Blue flowers on a short mounded habit
'White Clips' White flowers on a short mounded habit
glomerata 'Joan Elliot' Danesblood Bellflower
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Deep violet flower clusters, long bloom time
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CENTAUREA                     R
dealbata 'Rose' Pink Bachelor Button
Height: 24" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-mid summer
Rosy purple fringed flowers.  Occasionally reblooms in late summer and fall.
montana Blue Bachelor Button
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-mid summer
Blue fringed flowers, reblooms when dead headed in mid summer
m. 'Amethyst in Snow' Amethyst in Snow Bachelor Button
Height: 14" Zone: 3 Blooms: July - August
Bi-color flowers, White tubular petals from royal purple centers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CERASTIUM                     R
tomentosum Snow in Summer
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid - late spring
White flowers w/ silver foliage.  Drought tolerant groundcover for sunny areas.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CERATOSTIGMA                   R Ί
plumbaginoides Plumbago
Height: 12-15" Zone: 3 Blooms: late sumer - fall Leadwort
Good for use as a ground cover or as a border plant.  Deep blue flowers start blooming
in late summer. Nice red fall color. Late to break dormancy in springl
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CHELONE                     R Ί
lyonii 'Hot Lips' Hot Lips Turtle Head
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late summer-early fall
Rose pink flowers on stiff spikes.  Deep green foliage.  Can tolerate wet conditions.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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obliqua Turtle Head
Height: 1-3' Zone: 4 Blooms: late summer-early fall
Pink flowers add to the late summer garden. Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CHRYSANTHEMUM                 R
superbum Hardy Matchstick Mum
Height: 18-24" Zone: 5 Blooms: early to late fall
Golden yellow flower petals with red tips. Great for fall blooms
superbum Hardy Peach Mum
Height: 18-24" Zone: 5 Blooms: early to late fall
Peach-orange flowers bloom in fall.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CIMICIFUGA see Actaea                
  CONVALLARIA                     l
Height: 6" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-spring
majalis Lily of the Valley
White fragrant flowers, excellent groundcover for shade. Can spread rapidly
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
L majalis 'Rosea' Pink Lily of the Valley
Same as traditional Lily of the Valley, only with pale pink flowers.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  COREOPSIS                     R
grandiflora Coreopsis
Height: 12-15" Zone: 4 Blooms: early to late summer
Baby Sun - Single petaled yellow flowers with a dark center. Long bloom time.
Early Sunrise - Double petaled yellow flowers.  Long bloom time
'Red Shift' Red Shift Coreopsis
Height: 24-30" Zone: 4 Blooms: June-September
Creamy yellow flowers w/ red eye. Flowers turn to all red in fall.
rosea American Dream Coreopsis
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring - late summer
Threadleaf variety with pink flowers on thin stems with thin leaves
verticillata Threadleaf Coreopsis
Height: 15" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring - late summer
Moonbeam - Lemon yellow flowers  Perennial Plant of the Year 1992
Zagreb - Golden Yellow flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………(Red Shift only)………………………………………………
'Red Satin' Red Satin Coreopsis
Height: 15-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
This threadleaf Coreopsis is similar to Moonbeam and Zagreb, only with bright ruby
red flowers. Stays upright and will rebloom often with regular shearing.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CORYDALIS                     R Ί l
L lutea Yellow Bleedingheart
Height: 8-12" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring - fall
Yellow locket shaped flowers.  Long bloom time.  Prefers dryer growing conditions.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
sempervirens Allegheny Bleedingheart
Height: 18" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring - fall
Pink flowers with yellow tips through the summer.  Fast grower.  Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  CROCOSMIA                     R
x 'Lucifer' Crocosmia
Height: 3-4' Zone: 5 Blooms: mid-late summer
Great late summer color.  Strap-like foliage offers interest even when not in bloom.
Bright red-orange flowers.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  DELPHINIUM                     R
cultorum Magic Fountain Delphinium
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Colors range from dark blue, to sky blue, to white.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
grandiflorum Blue Butterfly Delphinium
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-mid summer
Very attactive sky blue flowers on green feathery foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  DIANTHUS                     R
Height: 6" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
x allwoodii 'Frosty Fire' - Double red flowers, blue grey foliage
barbatus 'Chiba Mix' - mix of bright color flowers w/ white edge on flowers
barbatus 'Dulce Mix' - mix of solid bright colors
deltoides 'Arctic Fire' - Frosty white flowers with a bright red eye
gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch' - Magenta pink flowers w/ silvery blue foliage PPOY 2006
g. 'Tiny Rubies' - Light pink, fragrant flowers w/ gray-green foliage
NEW!!! x 'Polar Mix' - Variety of bright colors from deep red, to pink, to white
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
The Original Hot List
We send out a weekly Hot List that contains plant material that is looking exceptional that week.  This can be handy for stocking your garden center or designing a landscape.  Hot Lists are faxed or emailed every Monday through the season.
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  DICENTRA                      Ί l
exima Pink Fringed Bleedingheart
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: spring-summer
Pink flowers with a long bloom time.  Great groundcover for shade
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
formosa 'Bacchanal' Red Fernleaf Bleedingheart
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: spring-summer
Dark red flowers, long bloom time
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
spectabilis Old Fashioned Bleedingheart
Height: 30" Zone: 2 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Heart shaped flowers.  Available in Pink or White
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  DIGITALIS                     Ί l
x mertonensis Strawberry Foxglove
Height: 3-4' Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Rose pink flowers bloom on tall flower spikes.  True perennial.
purpurea Foxglove
Height: varies Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Apricot Beauty (30") - Peachy Apricot colored flowers
Dwarf Red (24") - Red, thick cylindrical flower spike
Excelsior (48") - Variety of colors, flowers bloom on all sides of stem
Primrose Carousel (48") - Light yellow flowers on all sides of the stem
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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  ECHINACEA                     R
purpurea Purple Coneflower
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Purple Coneflower Purple flowers
Magnus Coneflower Rosy-purple flowers Perennial Plant of the Year 1998
Ruby Star Coneflower Deeper Purple-Pink flower
White Coneflower White flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
purpurea 'Cheyenne Spirit' Cheyenne Spirit Coneflower
Height: 24-30" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer-fall
Blooms in a mix of colors from orange, red, purple, yellow, and creamy white
purpurea 'PowWow Wildberry' PowWow Wildberry Coneflower
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer-fall
Deep rose pink flowers with large orange cone in the center
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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  ECHINACEA                     continued           R
hybrids Hybrid Coneflower
Height: 24-30" Zone: 5 Blooms: summer
Coconut Lime - Double flowers, white petals with lime green cone
Evening Glow - petals start orange at the base and end yellow at the tip
** Hot Papaya - red petals with a red cone
Hot Summer - mix of red-orange and red flowers
Milkshake - double flower, white petals with white cone
** Pink Double Delight - double flower, pink petals and cone
Solar Flare - Bright red petals with dark cone
Sundown - darker orange petals with deep orange cone
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
** No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  EPIMEDIUM                     Ί l
x rubrum Red Barrenwort
L Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: midspring
Bright pink to crimson flowers over red tinted, heart shaped leaves.  Semi-evergreen
Works great in dry shade areas.
x versicolor 'Sulphureum' Yellow Barrenwort
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Yellow flowers in spring. Great groundcover for dry shade areas
x warleyens Orange Queen Barrenwort
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Coppery orange flowers bloom in spring. Low growing groundcover for shade areas
x youngianum Pink (Roseum) Barrenwort
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Soft lilac-rose flowers in spring. Underused in the landscape. Use in shade gardens
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ERYNGIUM                     R
caeruleum Blue Sea Holly
Height: 24-30" Zone: 4 Blooms: mid summer
Steel-blue prickly flower globes over spiny foliage.  Very drought tolerant.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  EUPATORIUM                     R
purpureum Joe Pye Weed
Height: 5-6' Zone: 4 Blooms: late summer-fall
Large dusty pink flowers.  Attracts butterflies.  Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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  EUPHORBIA                     R Ί
polychroma 'Bonfire' Bonfire Cushion Spurge
Height: 12" Zone: 5 Blooms: spring
Green foliage in spring quickly changes to rich maroon red.  Bright yellow flowers
contrast against foliage in spring.  Rounded mounding habit.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  FERNS                       l
Athyrithium filix-femina Lady Fern
Height: 24" Zone: 3
Lacy bright green foliage.  The classic variety of fern.
Athyrithium filix-femina 'Victoriae' Victoria Lady Fern
Height: 24" Zone: 4
Low maintenance. Criss-cross leaf pattern adds a lot of texture
Athyrithium nipponicum 'Pictum' Japanese Painted Fern
Perennial Plant of the Year 2004
Height: 18" Zone: 5
Attractive grey foliage with purple veins
Athyrithium nipponicum 'Regal Red' Regal Red Painted Fern
Height: 15-18" Zone: 4
Leaves are gray-silver with a deep red base.
Dryopteris marginalis Eastern Wood Fern
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3
Leathery blue green foliage.  Evergreen.
Osmunda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern
Height: 3-4' Zone: 3
Pale green foliage, "cinnamon sticks" form in the summer.  One of the taller varieties.
Osmunda regalis Royal Fern
Height: 4-6' Zone: 4
Broad, bright green leaves, purple stems & new growth
Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern
Height: 12" Zone: 3
Dark green foliage, evergreen.
No. 1½ container…………………………………………………………………
Matteuccia pennsylvanica Ostrich Fern
Height: 3-5' Zone: 4
Tall growing fern with dark green, large foliage
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  FILIPENDULA                     R Ί
L vulgaris 'Flore Pleno' Meadowsweet
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid summer
Showy cream-white flowers above dark green fern-like foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  FRAGARIA                     R Ί
frel Ornamental Strawberry
Height: 6" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-summer
Lipstick - Bright red flowers, sparsely produces small fruit
Pink Panda -   Bright pink flowers, sparsely produces small fruit
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  GAILLARDIA                     R
grandiflora 'Arizona Mix' Arizona Mix Blanket Flower
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Mix of reds, yellow, and oranges.
grandiflora 'Goblin' Goblin Blanket Flower
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Red petals with yellow accents, prefers well drained soil
grandiflora 'Mesa Red' Mesa Red Blanket Flower
Height: 12-15" Zone: 5 Blooms: spring
Red petals with dark red center. Does well in dry conditions once established
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  GALIUM                       Ί l
odoratum Sweet Woodruff
Height: 6-8" Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring
Small white fragrant flowers w/ dark green, fast spreading foliage
SP4 container…………………………………………………………………
  GERANIUM                     R Ί
cinereum Ballerina Geranium
Height: 4-8" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer-fall
Light pink flowers w/ purple center and veining. Cut back to encourage reblooms.
Low, trailing habit works well in rock and alpine gardens, along walls or as a border.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………..
himalyense Johnson Blue Geranium
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Blue flowers have a long bloom time
macrorrhizum Scented Geranium
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Pink flowers with very fragrant foliage
x 'Nimbus' Nimbus Geranium
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-summer
Bluish-purple flowers bloom on speading clumps. Blooms heavy in late spring with
sporadic reblooms through summer. Cut back to encourage reblooming.
sanguineum Red Geranium
Height: 15-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Reddish purple flowers with a low-growing, mounding habit
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  GERANIUM     continued           R Ί
sanguineum 'Max Frei' Max Frei Geranium
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Deep magenta flowers over dark green spreading foliage
sanguineum var. striatum (aka 'Lancatriense') Pink Geranium
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Pink flowers, grows in a clumping habit
No. 1 container………………………………………………………..
x 'Rozanne' Rozanne Geranium
Perennial Plant of the Year 2008
Height: 18-24" Zone: 5 Blooms: early summer-frost
Violet blue flowers, one of the longest blooming perennials.  Nice fall color.
L sanguineum 'John Elsley' John Elsley Geranium
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: May - August
Very showy carmine-red flowers, long bloom time.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………..
  GYPSOPHILA                     R
repens Creeping Baby's Breath
Height: 4-6" Zone: 2 Blooms: late spring - frost
Pink - long blooming pink flowers, great for rock gardens
White - white flowers, long bloom time, great rock gardens and banks
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  HEDERA                       R Ί l
helix Thorndale English Ivy
Height: <6" Zone: 4
Low growing evergreen groundcover, can also climb walls and trellises.  Fast grower
Flat (100 plants direct stuck)………………………………………..
  HELIOPSIS                     R
helianthoides 'Summer Sun' False Sunflower
Height: 3' Zone: 3 Blooms: mid summer - fall
Semi-double golden yellow flowers.  Works well for cut flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………
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x 'Royal Heritage' Royal Heritage Lenten Rose
Perennial Plant of the Year 2005
Height: 15-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: early spring
Cup-shaped flowers bloom shades of purple, pink, green, white, & near black
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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species Daylily
Height: various Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer-fall
Anzac (24") - Bright red
Apricot Ruffles (24") - Apricot flowers w/ pink ribs.  Long bloom time.
Double River Wye (36") - Double yellow flowers.  Tetraploid.
Evelyn Claar (24") -  Pink flowers with dark throat
Frans Hals (24") - Golden yellow & red petals on the same flower.
Heavenly Harp (36") - Large yellow flowers.  Tetraploid.
Hyperion (36") - Fragrant yellow flowers.  One of the earliest to bloom.
Kwanzo (36") - Double Orange flowers.  Tetraploid
Naughty Marietta (36") - Large pink flowers, long bloom time.  Tetraploid.
Summer Wine (24") - Purple flowers
reblooming varieties Daylily
Height: various Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer-fall
Colonial Dame (36") - Cream flowers with a dark throat
Happy Returns (18") - Lemon yellow flowers
Joan Senior (24") - Creamy white flowers
Little Grapette (18") - Purple flowers with yellow throat
Little Wine Cup (18") - Burgandy flowers with yellow throat
Pardon Me (18") - Red flowers with yellow throat
Penny's Worth (12") - Small lemon yellow flowers, thinner foliage, shorter grower
*** Stella D'Oro (18") - Golden Yellow flowers, very reliable rebloomer
Strawberry Candy (18") - Pink flowers with a dark throat
Tequila Sunrise (30") - Red to red orange flowers with a yellow throat
No. 1 container……………………………………………………………
*** No. 2 container………………………………………………………..
Highland Lord Daylily
Height: 24" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Double petaled, reblooming daylily. Red petals with a yellow throat. Tetraploid
No. 1 container……………………………………………………………
  HERBS                        
sold in trays of 20.  Assorted trays available.
Caraway Leeks Sage
Coriander (Cilantro) Lovage Savory
Chives Marjoram (Sweet) Tarragon (French)
Dill Oregano Thyme
Fennel Parsley (Curled Leaf)
Garlic Parsley (Italian)
3" containers…………………………………………………………………
Tray of 20…………………………………………………………………
Basil *** Rosemary
3" containers……………………………………………………………..
*** 2 quart container……………………...……………………………………
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micrantha 'Palace Purple' Palace Purple Coral Bells
Perennial Plant of the Year 1991
Height: 15-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Small white flowers stand out against purple foliage.  Great contrast to other plants.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
sanguinea Splendens Coral Bells
Height: 12-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Dark scarlet blooms over mottled green foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
villosa Autumn Bride Coral Bells
Height: 24" Zone: 3 Blooms: September to frost
Large white flower heads bloom over chartreuse green foliage.  Flowers work
as cut flowers. Good plant for dry shade area. Low maintenance.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
villosa Hybrid Coral Bells
Height: 12-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: mid summer
'Blackout' -  Very glossy, near black foliage
'Caramel' - Apricot new growth fades to a darker gold color
NEW!!! 'Fire Alarm' - Brilliant red leaves in spring and fall, mahagoney red in summer
'Miracle' - Deep red & chartreuse leaves, pink flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
NEW!!! 'Georgia Peach' - Shades of pink-red over shades of orange on large leaves
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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moscheutos Perennial Hibiscus
Height: 36-48" Zone: 4 Blooms: midsummer - frost
Large 6-12" wide flowers.  Late to break dormancy, sometimes not until June.
Brandy Punch - Rose pink flowers with red eye
Carolina Pink Shades - Various shades of pink, ranging from deep pink to near white
Disco Belle Red - Large red flowers
Fantasia - semi-double rosy pink flowers w/ red eye
Kopper King - White flowers w/ red eye. Darker, maple like foliage
NEW!!! Lady Baltimore - Pink flowers with a dark pink eye
Lord Baltimore - Bright red flowers
Peppermint Schnapps - Pink flowers w/ deep pink ribs through the petals
Plum Crazy - Purple-pink flowers with red eye
Robert Fleming - Dark red flowers, compact growth habit
Royal Gems - Large plum-pink flowers with red eye
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
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Dwarf Varieties Dwarf Hosta
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late summer
NEW!!! Gaijan - Long, lance shaped leaves with a thin gold margin
Lights Up - Small bright yellow leaves, purple flowers, slow growing
NEW!!! Little Aurora - Cupped gold leaves grow in a tight mound
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
Short Varieties Hosta
Height: 12-15" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late summer
Alan P McConnell - Dark green leaves w/ narrow white margins
Blue Cadet - Blue leaves with lavender flowers
Gold Edger - Small green-gold leaves
Little Green Gem - Waxy green leaves with attractive deep lavender flowers in fall
Korean Snow - Waxy green leaves with white streaks and specks
Thomas Hogg - Green leaves with a white edge
NEW!!! Wolverine - Blue-green leaves w/ gold margin. Long, lance shaped leaves, mounding
No. 1½ container…………………………………………………………………
Medium Height Varieties Hosta
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late summer
Albo-Marginata - Green leaves w/ white edges, purple flowers
Albo-Picta - Gold leaves with green edges, lavender flowers
American Sweetheart - Green leaves w/ creamy white stripe
Antioch -  Pale green leaves with white edges
Christmas Tree - Puckered green leaves with a streaky white margin
Francee - Green heart shaped leaves with white edge, lavender flowers
Gold Standard - Gold leaves with green edge, lavender flowers
Hadspen Blue - Rich blue foliage through the season.  Lavender flowers in summer
L Halcyon - Deep blue-green leaves, lavender flowers
Pete's - Green leaves with narrow gold edge, very disease & pest resistant
Red October - Pale green leaves w/ distinct red stems
Royal Standard - Light green leaves, fragrant white flowers
Variegated - Green and white leaves, purple flowers
Wide Brim - Green leaves with wide gold margin, lavender flowers
No. 1½ container…………………………………………………………………
NEW!!! Fire and Ice - (8-12") Mostly white leaves w/ green edges. Reverse of Patriot
Minuteman Hosta - Green leaves w/ white edge. Similar to Patriot, only shorter
Patriot - Green leaves with a white edge
No. 1½ container…………………………………………………………………
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Large Leaf Varieties Hosta
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late summer
Blue Angel -  Large blue leaves with heavy texture
Frances Williams - Blue green leaves with a gold margin
Paul's Glory - Gold leaves with blue-green margin
Sieboldiana Elegans - Large blue leaves, white flowers
No. 1½ container…………………………………………………………………
Krossa Regal - Long blue leaves. White flowers w/ long bloom time
Striptease - Large dark green leaves, w/ gold center & white strip between the colors
Sum and Substance - Very large golden-chartreuse leaves, lavender flowers
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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sempervirens Candytuft
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: spring
White flowers with evergreen foliage.  Great for early color.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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ensata Japanese Iris
Height: 30" Zone: 4 Blooms: early - midsummer
Available in Purple or White.  Long narrow leaves, work well in wet areas
No 1. Container……………………………………………………….
ensata 'Variegata' Variegated Japanese Iris
Height: 24" Zone: 4 Blooms: early - midsummer
Green & white variegated foliage w/ light purple flowers
No 1. Container……………………………………………………….
pseudacorus Yellow Flag
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Yellow beardless flowers, tolerates many growing conditions.
pseudacorus 'Variegata' Variegated Yellow Flag
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Green & yellow foliage, yellow flowers.  Tolerates many growing conditions.
sibirica Siberian Iris
Height: 24-48" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring
Caeser's Brother - Purple flowers
Sparkling Rose - Rosy pink flowers with blue over tones
White - White flowers
versicolor American Blue Flag
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-midsummer
Light blue flowers.  Grows in dry conditions all the way up to 6" of water.
No 1. Container……………………………………………………….
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integrifolia Blue Star Japanese Aster
Height: 24" Zone: 5 Blooms: June-October
Purple small daisy like flowers, long bloom time. Very easy to grow.  Drought and
disease tolerant.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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macedonica Mars Midget Knautia
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: early summer-frost
Crimson red flowers rebloom throughout the summer.  Very long bloom time.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  KNIPHOFIA (Tritoma)                 R
uvaria Red Hot Poker
Height: 36" Zone: 5 Blooms: Summer
Orange, red, and yellow flower spikes bloom tall over foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container………………………………………………………..
uvaria Yellow Poker
Height: 36" Zone: 5 Blooms: Summer
All yellow flower spikes bloom tall over foliage
uvaria 'Shining Scepter' Shining Scepter Tritoma
Height: 36" Zone: 5 Blooms: Summer
Golden orange flower spikes
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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galeobdolon Herman's Pride
Height: 8-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer
Green leaves with metallic silver veins.  Small yellow flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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maculatum Spotted Deadnettle
Height: 8-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-midsummer
Orchid Frost - Silver leaves w/ green edge, purple flowers
Shell Pink - Green leaves with silver stripe in center, pink flowers
Shell White - Green leaves with silver stripe in center, white flowers
White Nancy - Silver leaves with green edge, white flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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  LAVANDULA                     R
angustifolia English Lavender
Height: 15-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: Summer
Hidcote - Purple flowers with a long bloom time.  Fragrant.
Munstead - Bright lavender blue flowers
x intermedia Provence French Lavender
Height: 18-24" Zone: 5 Blooms: Summer
Purple flowers, more vigorous growing and disease free than L. angustifolia
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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superbum 'Becky' Becky Shasta Daisy
Perennial Plant of the Year 2003
Height: 36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer - fall
Large white daisy flowers.  One of the most reliable perennials
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
s. 'Snow Cap' Snow Cap Daisy
Height: 12-15" Zone: 5 Blooms: early summer - fall
White flowers.  Dwarf variety of Shasta Daisy
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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cotyledon Lewisia
Height: 6-8" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Pink flowers bloom over succulent dark green leaves.  Drought tolerant
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  LIATRIS                       R
spicata Gayfeather
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: midsummer-fall
Available in Purple or White.  Spike flowers bloom over long, narrow foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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dentata 'Othello' Purple Leaf Ligularia
Height: 3' Zone: 4 Blooms: midsummer-early fall
Purple foliage w/ golden orange daisy-like flowers. A good perennial to add
height to the shade garden.
stenocephala The Rocket
Height: 5-6' Zone: 5 Blooms: early - midsummer
Yellow flower spikes with large green foliage
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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species Garden Lily
Height: various Zone: 4 Blooms: early - midsummer
Buzzer - Rosy Red Flowers, 22"
Casa Blanca - White Flowers, 48"
Crimson Pixie - Red Flowers, 14"
Gold Matrix - Lemon Yellow, 16"
Mount Duckling - Purple-pink flowers (18")
New Wave - White flowers (18")
Orange Matrix - Orange flowers, 16"
Pink Pixie - Soft pink flowers w/ dark pink tips, 30"
Stargazer - Pink and white, 32"
No. 2 container (3 bulbs per pot)…………………………………………………………………
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Height: 12-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: July-September
muscari 'Big Blue' Big Blue Liriope
Blue-green grass like foliage with lavender flower spikes
m. 'Gold Band' Gold Band Liriope
Wide gold margin with green stripe. Lavender flower spikes
m. 'Variegata' Variegated Liriope
Green foliage w/ a white edge.  Lavender flower spikes
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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cardinalis Red Cardinal Flower
Height: 36-48" Zone: 3 Blooms: early - late summer
Bright red flowers on tall spikes.  Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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polyphyllus Minarette Mix Lupine
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer
Showy flowers bloom on 1'-2' long racemes in a variety of colors
x 'Russell Hybrids' Russell Hybrid Lupine
Height: 36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Variety of colors.  Slighty larger than Minarette Mix.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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chalcedonica Burning Love Maltese Cross
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer
Clusters of scarlet orange flowers.  Reblooms when cutback after flowering.
coronaria Rose Campion
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Rich magenta flowers with silver wooly foliage.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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nummularia 'Aurea' Golden Creeping Jenny
Height: 2-4" Zone: 2 Blooms: late spring - summer
Buttery yellow foliage with golden yellow flowers. Works well in containers or cascading
over a wall. Good groundcover to use as a foliage accent.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………..
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sylvestris 'Zebrina' Zebra Mallow
Height: 24-48" Zone: 6 Blooms: summer to fall
Lavender flowers are striped with deep maroon. Upright, bushy habit with taller flower
stalks. While short lived in colder climates, it self sows and comes back following year.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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didyma 'Coral Reef' Coral Reef Beebalm
Height: 36" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Attractive coral pink flowers, mildew resistant
didyma 'Jacob Cline' Jacob Cline Beebalm
Height: 48" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Red flowers, mildew resistant
didyma 'Marshall's Delight' Marshall's Delight Beebalm
Height: 36" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Pink flowers, mildew resistant
didyma 'Pink Lace' Pink Lace Beebalm
Height: 12-15" Zone: 4 Blooms: mid to late summer
Dwarf beebalm with pink flowers and fragrant foliage. Good for butterfly gardens
didyma 'Raspberry Wine' Raspberry Wine Beebalm
Height: 30" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Berry red flowers attract hummingbirds.  Leaves have wine highlights
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
didyma 'Petite Delight' Petite Delight Beebalm
Height: 12" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Dwarf, compact variety of beebalm.  Lavender flowers, mildew resistant.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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sylvatica Forget-Me-Not
Height: 6" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-late spring
Traditional forget-me-not.  Light blue flowers.  Self-seeding biennial.
SP4 container……………………………………………………………..
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  NEPETA                       R
nervosa Pink Cat Catmint
Height: 6-12" Zone: 4 Blooms: mid summer
Dense, compact dark green foliage w/ prolific pink flower spikes
No. 1 container……………………………………………………………..
x faassenii 'Blue Wonder' Blue Wonder Catmint
Height: 12-15" Zone: 3 Blooms: early -late summer
Lavender blue flowers with a compact growth habit
x faassenii 'Walker's Low' Walker's Low Catmint
Perennial Plant of the Year 2007
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: early -late summer
Long lasting lavender flowers with fragrant silver foliage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  OENOTHERA                     R
L flava Night Blooming Primrose
Height: 6-12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-summer
Light yellow flowers open at dusk and close in the morning.
tetragona (fruiticosa) Yellow Sundrops
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer
Bright yellow flowers.  Tolerates dry condtions, does not do well in wet conditions.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  ORIGANUM                     Ί
vulgare 'Aureum' Golden Oregano
Height: 8-12" Zone: 4 Blooms: mid-late summer
Golden yellow foliage all season long with purple flowers.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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terminalis Pachysandra
Height: 6-8" Zone: 4 Blooms: early spring
Evergreen groundcover.  Small white flowers.
Flat (100 plants direct stuck)…………………………………………………………………
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lactiflora Peony
Height: 30-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late spring
Large flowers bloom in shades of pink, white, and red.  All listed are double petaled
Dr. Alexander Fleming - Double pink Karl Rosenfeld - Red flowers
Bowl of Cream - Double white flowers Mister Ed - Double pink flowers
Bridal Shower - Double white w/ yellow ctr Philipe Rivoire - Double Red Flowers
Butter Bowl - Light pink single w/ yellow ctr. President Roosevelt - Deep dark red
Festiva Maxima - Double White w/ crimson Rachel - Red flowers
Henry Sass - Large white flowers Sarah Bernhardt - Rose pink flowers
Jules Elie - Double pink flowers Shirley Temple - Blush white flowers
Kansas - Watermelon Red, early
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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suffruticosa Tree Peonies
Height: 3-5' Zone: 4 Blooms: mid-late spring
Large round flowers.  Grows into a woody shrub.  DO NOT CUT BACK.
Kamata-nishiki - Lavender Taiyo - Red with yellow center
Kinshi - Yellow Yachiyotsubaki - Pink with yellow center
Shimadaijin - Purple
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  PAPAVER                     R
orientale Poppy
Height: 36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Carneum - Soft pink flowers Prince of Orange - Bright orange flowers
Brilliant - Red-orange flowers Princess Victoria Louise - Salmon Pink
paeoniflorum Peony Poppy
Crimson Peony - Double petaled red flowers (pom pom-like flowers)
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  PENSTEMON                     R
digitalis 'Husker Red' Husker Red Beard Tongue
Perennial Plant of the Year 1996
Height: 30" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-mid summer
Maroon red foliage with white flowers.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
x mexicale Carillo Red Beardtongue
Height: 15" Zone: 5 Blooms: early to late summer
Fuchsia red flowers on short, dense mounds. Attracts hummingbirds.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  PEROVSKIA                     R
atriplicifolia Russian Sage
Perennial Plant of the Year 1995
Height: 3-4' Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Blue flowers with gray, aromatic foliage
a. 'Little Spire' Little Spire Russian Sage
Height: 24" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
This variety of Russian Sage stays shorter than the species
a. 'Filigran' Filigran Russian Sage
Height: 3-4' Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
A more upright and sturdy form of Russian Sage
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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paniculata Garden Phlox
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: Summer-early fall
Flower clusters bloom on top of stiff, upright stems. Listed varieties are mildew resistant.
David - (Perennial Plant of the Year 2002) White flowers
David's Lavender - Lavender flowers
Eva Cullum - Pink flowers with a dark pink eye
Laura - Purple flowers with a white eye
stolonifera Sherwood Purple Phlox
Height: 6" Zone: 2 Blooms: April-May
  Perennial Plant of the Year 1990.
Lilac purple flowers bloom above evergreen foliage.  Great shade tolerance.
Thrives in rich woodland settings. Native
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
subulata Creeping Phlox
Height: 3-6" Zone: 3 Blooms: early-mid spring
Covered with brilliant flowers.  Creates a carpet-like mat.  Great for early color.
Amazing Grace - White flowers w/ pink eye Candy Stripe - white flowers with pink stripes
Crimson Beauty - Bright red flowers Emerald Pink - Pink flowers
Emerald Blue - Lavender flowers Red Wing - Red flowers, later blooming
NEW! Ronsdorfer Beauty - Deep rose flowers White Delight - White flowers
8x5 container………………………………………………………….
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L alkekengi Chinese Lantern
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: orange calyx forms in late summer
Orange calyx (seed pod) is attractive in the garden or in dried arrangements
No. 1 container………………………………………………………….
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grandiflorus Sentimental Blue Balloon Flower
Height: 6-8" Zone: 3 Blooms: Summer
Blue balloon like buds open to single blue flowers
grandiflorus var. Mariesii Mariesii Balloon Flower
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: Summer
Taller than Sentimental Blue, compact habit, blue flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  POLEMONIUM                     R Ί
caeruleum Jacob's Ladder
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Blue-purple flowers bloom above green foliage. Native
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
reptans 'Stairway to Heaven' Variegated Jacob's Ladder
Height: 12-15" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid spring- early summer
Pale blue flowers bloom over bushy green and white foliage.  Hints of pink in spring.
No. 1 container……………………………………………………….
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commutatum Solomon's Seal
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring
Small white flowers hang like bells from arching stems.
No. 2 container……………………………………………………….
odoratum 'Variegatum' Variegated Solomon's Seal
Perennial Plant of the Year 2013
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring
Green & white foliage on arching stems.  White flowers.
No. 1 container……………………………………………………….
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L atrosanguinea Monarch's Velvet Potentilla
Height: 18" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring - summer
Raspberry red blooms with dark center.  Mounding growth habit
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  PRIMULA                       Ί
denticulata 'Ronsdorf Mix' Himalayan Primrose
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid spring
Variety of colors ranging from white to pink to lilac.  Globe flowers bloom on top of
erect stems.  Long lived perennial, very hardy.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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saccharata DeVroomen's Pride Bethlehem Sage
Height: 12-18" Zone: 3 Blooms: early - midspring
Dark green foliage with prominent white spotting. Mix of blue and pink flowers bloom
on the same flower stalk in early spring.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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vulgaris Pasque Flower
Height: 10-12" Zone: 5 Blooms: early - mid spring
Available in Red or Purple.  Flowers appear before foliage.  Foliage has soft
pubescence giving it a glistening appearance.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  RHEUM                        
rhabarbarum Chipmans Canada Red Rhubarb
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3
Bright red stems are good for sauces and pies. One of the sweetest of the red rhubarb
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
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fulgida 'Goldstrum' Perennial Plant of the Year 1999 Black Eye Susan
Height: 18-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: midsummer-fall
Yellow daisy flower with dark center.  Long bloom time.
fulgida var. fulgida Native Black Eye Susan
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: midsummer-fall
Native variety of Black Eye Susan. Slightly smaller yellow flowers with a longer
bloom time. Foliage is more heat tolerant and less susceptible to leaf spot.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
fulgida var. sullivantii Little Gold Star Black Eye Susan
Height: 15" Zone: 4 Blooms: midsummer-fall
Shorter, denser variety of Black Eye Susan. Tighter plant is full of yellow flowers.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………
hirta Autumn Colors Gloriosa Daisy
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer-fall
Yellow flowers with various amounts of bronze in the center.  Native.
hirta 'Autumn Forest' Autumn Forest Gloriosa Daisy
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: summer-fall
Bright yellow flowers with brown/bronze center
hirta 'Cherokee Sunset' Cherokee Sunset Gloriosa Daisy
Height: 30" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer-fall
Double petaled flower range in color from yellow to bronze to mahogany
hirta 'Cherry Brandy' Cherry Brandy Gloriosa Daisy
Height: 24" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Deep maroon flowers with a dark center.  Blooms all summer
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  SAGINA                       R Ί
subulata Irish Moss
Height: 2-4" Zone: 4 Blooms: early to mid-summer
Green dense mat with tiny white flowers.  Withstands foot traffic
SP4 container………………………………………………………….
  SALVIA                       R
nemorosa Meadow Sage
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: Summer
Sturdy perennial with spiked flowers.  Reblooms when cut back after flowering.
Blue Hills - Blue flower spikes
Blue Queen (Blaukonigin) - Blue-purple flower spikes
Caradonna - Purple flower spikes on dark stems
May Night - Bright purple flowers, best rebloomer Perennial Plant of the Year 1997
Sensation - Pink flower spikes
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  SCABIOSA                     Ί
columbaria Pincushion Flower
Height: 18" Zone: 3 Blooms: early summer - frost
Butterfly Blue - Lavender blue flowers, long bloom time
Pink Mist - Pink flowers constantly rebloom
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  SEDUM                       R
  Groundcover varieties                
Height: 2-6" Zone: 3 Blooms: midsummer
acre 'Aureum' Golden Acre Stonecrop
Yellow flowers with light green foliage.  Aggressive grower, tolerates many condtions
x 'Bertram Anderson' Bertram Anderson Sedum
Smoky purple leaves topped with dusky pink flowers in early fall. (6-8")
kamtschaticum Russian Sedum
Good groundcover for poor condtions. Green foliage, full of yellow flowers in summer.
reflexum Blue Spruce Stonecrop
Yellow flowers with blue-green needle-like foliage
sieboldii October Daphne
Pink flowers in fall with attractive blue-green foliage
spurium 'Tri-Color' Tri-Color Stonecrop
Pink flowers with green, white, and pink foliage
spurium 'Red Carpet' Red Carpet Stonecrop
Red flowers with bronze foliage
SP4 container……………………………………………………………..
  Tall varieties                    
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: late summer to late fall
x 'Bertram Anderson' Bertram Anderson Sedum
Smoky purple leaves topped with dusky pink flowers in early fall. (6-8")
x 'Matrona' Matrona Sedum
Soft pink flowers with purple foliage
x 'Rosy Glow' Rosy Glow Sedum
Lower growing (8") with red flowers and grey foliage
sieboldii October Daphne
Shorter, mounding variety (12") with pink flowers and blue-green foliage
spectabile 'Autumn Joy' Autumn Joy Sedum
Salmon pink to red flowers with green foliage
s. 'Brilliant' Brilliant Sedum
Pink-purple flowers with green foliage
s. 'Neon' Neon Sedum
Bright rose pink flowers with green foliage
telephium Munstead Dark Red Sedum
Crimson red flowers, green foliage with a slight red tinge.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………..
  SEMPERVIVUM                     R
tectorum Hens-and-Chicks
Height: 4" Zone: 2
Attractive, succulent folage in a variety of colors and shades
SP4 container…………………………………………………………………….
  SIDALCEA                     R Ί
x 'Party Girl' Party Girl Miniature Hollyhock
Height: 30" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Light pink flowers bloom on upright flower stalks
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  TANACETUM (Pyrethrum)               R
coccineum Painted Daisy
Height: 24-36" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Wide variety of colors ranging from white to red with fern-like green foliage.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  THYMUS                       R
citriodorus aureus 'Variegatus' Golden Lemon Thyme
Height: 8" Zone: 5 Blooms: summer
Golden variegated foliage with a lemon fragrance
citriodorus 'Doone Valley' Doone Valley Lemon Thyme
Height: 8" Zone: 5 Blooms: summer
Tiny green leaves with splashes of yellow.  Compact groundcover, lemon fragrance
serpyllum Creeping Thyme
Height: 3-6" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring
Low growing, dense growing habit.  Purple flowers.  Withstands foot traffic.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
praecox 'pseudolanuginosus' Wooly Thyme
Height: 1" Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Gray, fuzzy foliage, very low groundcover.  Small rose-purple flowers.
4" container……………………………………………………………
  TIARELLA                     l
x 'Dark Star' Dark Star Foam Flower
Height: 12-18" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Maple shaped green foliage w/ dark centers. Small, white flower clusters appear in May.
Makes for a good groundcover in a woodland setting. Attractive reddish fall color.
x 'Elizabeth Oliver' Elizabeth Oliver Foam Flower
Height: 12-15" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring
Green foliage is streaked with red.  Works well in woodland gardens.  Long bloom time
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
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1-5 6+
  TRADESCANTIA                   R Ί
x andersoniana Spiderwort
Height: 18-24" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-midsummer
Straplike leaves grow in a clump habit. Adaptable to a variety of growing conditions.
Long bloom time. Native.
Purple Pink
White New!!! Hot Pink - Locust Grove Selection
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  TRICYTRIS                     Ί l
formosana Empress Toad Lily
Height: 24-30" Zone: 5 Blooms: late summer - early fall
White flowers with purple spotting bloom in August. Does best in a woodland setting
with medium to wet conditions.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  TROLLIUS                     R Ί
x cultorum Globeflower
Height: 24-30" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-early summer
Golden Queen - Golden yellow globe shaped flowers
Lemon Queen - Brighter yellow globe flowers
Orange Princess - Vibrant orange flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  VERBENA                     R
rigida Santos Purple Verbena
Height: 12-15" Zone: 6 Blooms: summer to fall
Bright purple flowers bloom all summer to frost. Lower growing with a spreading habit.
Tolerates hot, dry conditions and is great in a pollinator garden.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  VERONICA                     R
longifolia 'Eveline' Eveline Speedwell
Height: 12-24" Zone: 4 Blooms: late spring-midsummer
Violet flower spikes over dense, long dark green foliage
spicata Red Fox Speedwell
Height: 15" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-midsummer
Rose pink flowers stay in bloom for 5-6 weeks
spicata 'Glory' Royal Candles Speedwell
Height: 12" Zone: 3 Blooms: late spring-midsummer
Deep blue-purple flower spikes. Compact grower.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  VINCA                       Ί l
minor Myrtle (Periwinkle)
Height: 6-8" Zone: 3 Blooms: mid-late spring
Evergreen groundcover with light purple flowers.
Flat (50 plants in 2Ό" peat pots)…………………………………..
  VIOLA                       R Ί l
x 'Colormax' Colormax Violets
Height: 10" Zone: 4 Blooms: spring-fall
Wide variety of bright colors through the summer. Works well in gardens as
well as in containers and baskets. Very long bloom time.
No. 1 container……………………………………………………………
  YUCCA                       R
filamentosa Gold Variegated Yucca
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early-mid summer
Green and yellow sword-like foliage.
filamentosa 'Hofers Blue' Hofer's Blue Yucca
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early-mid summer
Blue-green leaves come to a sharp point.  Large white flower clusters can reach 7'+
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
f. 'Color Guard' Color Guard Yucca
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early-mid summer
An improved variegated variety with green & yellow foliage.  Large, tall flower clusters
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
    Perennial Liners            
  Bare root divisions for planting or potting  
    Perennials ($1.50/each)              
  Geranium 'Scented' Leucanthemum 'Becky'  
  Hemerocallis 'Stella d'Oro' Liatris 'White'  
  Japanese Iris Yucca 'Hofer's Blue'  
  Kniphofia 'Red Hot Poker'  
   
    Grasses ($2.00/each)              
  Miscanthus 'Flame Grass' Panicum 'Heavy Metal'  
  Miscanthus 'Adagio' Pennesetum 'Black Fountain'  
    Molina 'Purple Moor Grass'   Pennesetum 'Tall Fountain'    
ORNAMENTAL GRASSES
  ALOPECURUS                     R Ί
pratensis 'Aureus' Golden Foxtail Grass
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: late spring- early summer
Yellow and green banded foliage.  Works well for borders and mass plantings
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  CALAMAGROSTIS                 R
acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass
Perennial Plant of the Year 2001
Height: 4-5' Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Green foliage with golden tan flowers.  One of the first grasses to bloom.
arundinacea 'Overdam' Variegated Feather Reed Grass
Height: 3-4' Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Variegated form of the popular grass.  Thin, white variegation on the foliage. 
Golden blooms taller than the foliage.  One of the earliest to bloom.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  CHASMANTHIUM   (Uniola)           R
latifolium Northern Sea Oats
Height: 30-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: late summer-winter
Arching stems hold oat-like flowers that start green and are reddish-bronze in fall.
Great for dried arrangements.  Native.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  ERIANTHUS                     R
ravennae Raven Grass (Hardy Pampas Grass)
Height: 10-14' Zone: 5 Blooms: late summer
One of the tallest and thickest grasses.  Flowers plume above the tall foliage.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 5 container…………………………………………………………………
  FESTUCA                     R
ovina glauca Elijah Blue Fescue
Height: 6-10" Zone: 4 Blooms: summer
Nice blue color year round.  Dense, mounding habit
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
The Original Hot List
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  HAKONECHLOA                   Ί
macra 'Aureola' Golden Variegated Hakone Grass
Perennial Plant of the Year 2009
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5 Blooms: late summer
Arching golden foliage are striped with green.  Adds color to shade gardens
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  HELICTOTRICHON (Avena)           R
sempervirens Blue Oat Grass
Height: 2-3' Zone: 5 Blooms: early summer
Very attractive thin, blue foliage.  Prefers well drained soil.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  IMPERATA                     R Ί
cylindrica var. rubra 'Red Baron' Japanese Blood Grass
Height: 12-18" Zone: 5
Foliage starts green and turns bright red as it extends.  Best color in full sun
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  MISCANTHUS                     R
sinensis Maiden Grass
Height: 4-6' Zone: 4 Blooms: fall
One of the most used varieties of ornamental grass.  Upright clump habit.
s. 'Adagio' (3-4') - Dwarf variety w/ silver gray foliage and white blooms
s. 'Gracillimus' (5-7') - Green foliage w/ late copper blooms.  Useful in screening.
s. 'Graziella' (5-6') - Green foliage w/ earlier silver blooms.
s. 'Little Zebra' (3-4') - Dwarf variety.  Green foliage with yellow bands.
s. 'Morning Light' (4-5') - Narrow strip of white in the foliage.  Reddish blooms.
s. 'Purpurascens' (Flame) (3-4') - Foliage turns a great red color in fall.  White early blooms.
s. 'Rigoletto' (4-5') - Shorter, more compact variety of variegated maiden grass with wider foliage
s. 'Strictus' (Porcupine) (5-6') - Similar to Zebra grass, except more upright habit.
s. 'Variegatus' (Striped Eulalia) (5-6') - Green and white foliage.  Reddish blooms.
s. 'Zebrinus' (Zebra) (6-8') - Yellow bands across green foliage.  Loose, arching habit.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
hybrid Tall Maiden Grass
L Height: 9-10' Zone: 4 Blooms: fall
A Locust Grove selection. Very similar in appearance to Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'
with the exception of height. The green foliage can reach 9-10'.
No. 3 container………………………………………………………………….
  MOLINIA                       R
caerulea 'Dauerstrahl' Purple Moor Grass
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early - midsummer
Fountain like arching leaves stay low while airy blooms rise well above foliage.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  PANICUM                       R Ί
virgatum Native Switch Grass
Height: 3-5' Zone: 2 Blooms: mid-late summer
Green foliage with sporadic red blades. Airy wheat colored plumes in summer.
Native prairie grass.
virgatum 'Heavy Metal' Heavy Metal Blue Switch Grass
Height: 4-5' Zone: 4 Blooms: mid-late summer
Powdery blue foliage. Stiff upright growth habit. Airy flower plumes form in summer.
Attractive fall color. Selected from native switch grass.
No. 2 container……………………………………………………………………..
  PENNISETUM                     R
alopecuroides Fountain Grass
Height: various Zone: 5 Blooms: midsummer
Thin leaves form an arching mound.  Flowers resemble a bottlebrush.
Tall Fountain Grass (4') - Arching leaves w/ light brown flowers
Dwarf Fountain Grass (Hameln) (30") - Green foliage w/ light brown flowers
Black Fountain Grass (Moudry) (3') - Wider, dark green foliage w/ black flowers
Karly Rose Fountain Grass (30") - Rose purple flower spikes, darker foliage
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
Little Bunny Grass (12") - Dwarf variety, green foliage w/ brown flowers
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  PHALARIS                     R Ί
arundinacea 'Picta' Ribbon Grass
Height: 24-36" Zone: 4 Blooms: early summer
Bright green & white foliage.  Tolerates many growing conditions.  Native.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
Groundcover Requirements Soil / Mulch Coverage Chart
Distance Apart Plants per sq. ft. Cubic Yards of soil Number of Square Feet Depth
4 1 324
2.25 1 162
1.77 1 108
10” 1.44 1 81
12” 1 1 54
18” 0.44 1 40
1 27 12”
VINES
  CAMPSIS                       R Ί l
radicans Trumpet Vine
Zone:   4 Blooms: June - September
Orange trumpet flowers on a vigorous growing vine that can tolerate many soil types.
Can become an aggressive grower. Native.
No. 2 container staked……………………………………………………….
  CLEMATIS                     R Ί
hybrids Clematis
Zone:   4 Blooms: June - September
Large flowers in a variety of colors.  One of the nicest flowering vines
Bee's Jubilee - Light pink petals with dark pink stripe
Duchess of Edinburgh - White flowers
Ernest Markham - Red flowers
Jackmanii - Dark bluish-purple flowers
Niobe - Ruby red flowers
Red Cardinal - Crimson red flowers
No. 1½ container staked……………………………………………………….
paniculata Sweet Autumn Clematis
Zone:   4 Blooms: late summer-fall
Small, fragrant white flowers.  Faster growing than the hybrids.
No. 1½ container staked……………………………………………………….
  HUMULUS                     R
lupulus Brewing Hops
Height: 20-30' Zone: 3 Blooms: late summer - fall
Fast growing vine.  Flower cones are used in beer making.  Vines die back and
regrow from the crown.  Grow in full sun w/ organic soil for best results
Cascade - Widely used in craft brewing.  Citrus, spicy flavor and aroma.
Centennal - Medium floral and citrus flavor and aroma
NEW Chinook - High alpha acid hop w/ a piney & spicy flavor
Columbus - Pleasant with pungent aroma
Mt. Hood - Mild piny flavor and aroma
Northern Brewer - Medium pine and mint flavor and aroma
Nugget - Mild and pleasant with spicy, herbal tones
Willamette - Mild and pleasant with spicy and floral flavor and aroma
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
  HYDRANGEA                     R Ί l
anomala ssp. Petiolaris Climbing Hydrangea
Zone:  4 Blooms: late June- July
White lace cap flowers w/ glossy green leaves.  Climbs trellises, trees, or walls.
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
  LONICERA                     R Ί
heckrottii Goldflame Honeysuckle Vine
Zone:  4 Blooms: late spring-summer
Pink flowers with yellow & white in the center.
sempervirens 'Magnifica' Magnifica Honeysuckle Vine
Zone:  4 Blooms: late spring-summer
Orange-red flowers attract humming birds.
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
  VITIS                       R
vinifera Concord Grape
Zone:  5
Deep blue-black fruit. Excellent for eating and juices
No. 3 container………………………………………………………………….
  WISTERIA                     R
floribunda 'Aunt Dee' Aunt Dee Wisteria
Zone:  4 Blooms: spring
Light purple, slightly fragrant purple flowers in 7-12" racemes.
No. 3 container……………………………………………………………………
    Plants Deer Usually Leave Alone    
    Perennials                  
  Astilbe Foxglove Lavender  
  Beebalm Gailardia Lupine  
  Bleeding Heart Gloriosa Daisy Purple Coneflower
  Candytuft Iris Red Hot Poker
  Columbine Lamb's Ear Yarrow  
  Forget-Me-Not Lamium  
    Groundcovers and Vines              
  Myrtle Sweet Woodruff Wisteria  
    Shrubs                    
  Boxwood Holly Lilac  
  Butterfly Bush Juniper Viburnum  
    Flowering Quince                
TREES & SHRUBS
  ACER                        
palmatum var. atropurpureum Red Japanese Maple
Height: 15-25' Width: 20' Zone: 5
Red leaf color with an upright growth habit
palmatum 'Bloodgood' Bloodgood Japanese Maple
Height: 10-20' Width: 10-15' Zone: 5
Deep red foliage.  Plant in part sun for best color.
36" No. 5 container………………………………………………………………………..
palmatum var. dissectum 'Inaba Shidare' Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple
Height: Width: 10-15' Zone: 5
Deep purple-red foliage on a strong weeping habit.  Height is dependent on pruning
palmatum var. dissectum 'Tamyukeyama' Tameyukeyama Japanese Maple
Height: Width: 5-10' Zone: 5
Red leaf color all season long, weeping habit. Height depends on pruning.
3' No. 7 container………………………………………………………………
4' Tree Pot………………………………………………………………………
platanoides 'Crimson King' Crimson King Maple
Height: 40' Width: 35' Zone: 4
Rich maroon foliage throughout the growing season.
platanoides 'Variegatum' Varigated Maple
Height: 50' Width: 40' Zone: 4
Dark green leaves w/ creamy white margin.
7' Tree Pot……………………………………………………………………….
saccharum Sugar Maple
Height: 60-75' Width: 40-50' Zone: 4
Excellent shade and lawn tree. Sap is used in syrup production. Excellent
fall color of yellow, red and orange. Native.
5' Tree Pot.……………………………………………………………………….
x freemanii 'Jeffersred' Autumn Blaze Maple
Height: 50-60' Width: 40' Zone: 4
Rapid growing shade tree that can handle a variety of soil conditions. Excellent fall
color. Ascending branch habit.
1Ύ" cal. B&B…………………………………………………………………….
  AMELANCHIER                      
canadensis Canadian Serviceberry
Height: 20' Width: varies Zone: 3
White flowers bloom in spring.  Nice fall color.  Edible fruit
No. 3 container………………………………………………………………….
  AZALEA                        
hybrids Deciduous Azalea
Height: 3-4' Width: 3-4' Zone: 4
Flowers bloom before leaves open in spring.  Bronze fall color.  Hardy.
Golden Lights - Golden yellow flowers
Mandarin Lights - Ruffled orange flowers
Pink and Sweet - Light pink flowers with sweet fragrance
Rosy Lights - Rosy pink flowers
18-24" No. 2 container ……………………………………………………………………
  BERBERIS                      
thunbergii atropurpurea 'Nana' Crimson Pygmy Barberry
Height: 18-24" Width: 30-36" Zone: 4
Crimson leaves, compact growth habit.  Low maintenance required.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
12" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
15" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
thunbergii atropurpurea 'Rose Glow' Rose Glow Barberry
Height: 4-5' Width: 4-5' Zone: 4
New growth light pink with deep pink splotches.  Mature foliage is a deep burgandy.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
12" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
15" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
thunbergii 'Orange Rocket' Orange Rocket Barberry
Height: 4' Width: 18-24" Zone: 4
Narrow upright growth habit. New growth emerges orange-red maturing to dark
red. Foliage intensifies in fall.
12" No. 2 container……………………………………………………………..
18" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
  BETULA                        
nigra 'Cully' Heritage River Birch
Height: 40-70' Width: 40-60' Zone: 3
Glossy green foliage w/ attractive exfoliating bark.  Fast growing.  Tolerates wet conditions.
30" No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
5' Tree Pot…………………………………………………………………………..
8-10'   B&B (clump form)………………………………………………………………………
We Deliver!!!
Just a reminder to our customers, we can deliver orders of $300 or more right to your job site or place of business within 25 miles of Locust Grove Nursery.  See page 1 for more details.
  BUDDLEIA                      
davidii Butterfly Bush
Height: 5-6' Width: 4-5' Zone: 5
Long cone shaped flower clusters bloom July-fall.  Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
Nanho Blue - Blue compact grower Pink Delight - Pink flowers
Nanho Purple - Purple compact grower
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
Black Knight - Dark Purple
No. 5 container…………………………………………………………………
Miss Molly - Maroon Red
Harlequin - Maroon Flowers, variegated foliage
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
  BUXUS                        
x 'Green Mountain' Green Mountain Boxwood
Height: 5' Width: 3' Zone: 4
Broad leaf evergreen, good for low hedges.  Can be trimmed in a variety of shapes
15"  No. 2 container (pyramidal)………………………………………………
15"  B&B (round)………………………………………………………………..
15"  B&B (upright)………………………………………………………………
18"  B&B (round)………………………………………………………………..
18"  B&B (upright)………………………………………………………………..
x 'Green Velvet' Green Velvet Boxwood
Height: 4' Width: 4' Zone: 4
Broad leaf evergreen, slow growing round habit.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  CALLUNA (Also see Erica)              
vulgaris Scotch Heather
Height: 12-18" Width: 18-24" Zone: 4
Dark Beauty - Deep purple-red flowers late summer to fall
H.E. Beale - Double shell pink flowers in late summer-fall.  Gray-green foliage.
Red Star - Double lavender-rose flowers from summer to fall.
Spring Torch - Mauve flowers late summer to fall. Attractive spring foliage
Tib - Double rosy-crimson flowers in late summer.  Deep green foliage.
Winter Chocolate - Lavender blooms in late summer.  Green & yellow foliage.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
  CARAGANA                      
arborescens 'Pendula' Weeping Pea Tree
Height: 5' Width: 4' Zone: 2
Grafted tree with stiffly weeping branches.  Yellow flowers in spring.
arborescens 'Walker' Walker Weeping Pea Tree
Height: 5' Width: 3' Zone: 2
Strong weeping habit, fern-like foliage, yellow flowers in spring.  Good for small areas.
4'  No. 7 container………………………………………………………………………..
  CERCIDIPHYLLUM                  
japonicum 'Pendulum' Weeping Katsura Tree
Height: 15-25' Width: 10-15' Zone: 4
Cascading branches form a strong weeping habit. Leaves emerge reddish purple in
spring, maturing to dark green.
5' No. 7 container………………………………………………………………..
  CERCIS                        
canadensis Eastern Redbud
Height: 20-30' Width: 25-35' Zone: 4
Pink flowers bloom in early spring before leaves emerge
4-5' No. 5 container……………………………………………………………
5-6' Tree Pot…………………………………………………………………………….
canadensis 'Covey' Lavender Twist Redbud
Height: 5-6' Width: 5-8' Zone: 5
Purple flowers cover this tree in spring. Twisting branches weep towards the
ground. Its smaller size allows for use in tighter areas.
4-5' No. 7 container……………………………………………………………
  CHAENOMELES                    
speciosa 'Texas Scarlet' Texas Scarlet Quince
Height: 2-3' Width: 4-5' Zone: 4
Tomato red flowers on a compact, spreading shrub.
No. 5 container………………………………………………………………..
  CHAMAECYPARIS                  
lawsoniana 'Sullivan' Sullivan Falsecypress
Height: 20' Width: 10' Zone: 5
Green to blue-green foliage on sweeping branches.  Adaptable to shady locations.
Good alternative to hemlock.  Very attractive evergreen.
30-36" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
nootkatensis 'glauca' Blue Nootka Falsecypress
Height: 24-30' Width: 15-20' Zone: 4
Blue-green evergreen.  Pyramidal habit with horizontal branches.
30" No. 3 container……………………………………………………………..
36" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
nootkatensis 'pendula' Weeping Nootka Falsecypress
Height: 24-30' Width: 15-20' Zone: 4
Green foliage with graceful sweeping branches with pendulous branchlets
30" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
36" No. 5 container………………………………………………………………
48"  No. 5 container………………………………………………………………
pisifera 'Golden Mop' Dwarf Gold Threadleaf Cypress
Height: 3-4' Width: 3-4' Zone: 4
Evergreen with bright yellow foliage.  Dwarf, compact growth habit.
No. 2 container……………………………………………………………………..
No. 3 container……………………………………………………………………..
  CLETHRA                      
alnifolia White Summersweet
Height: 6' Width: 5' Zone: 3
Very fragrant white flowers in July.  Tolerates shade conditions.  Attracts butterflies.
18" No. 2 container……………………………………………………………..
36" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
alnifolia 'Ruby Spice' Ruby Spice Summersweet
Height: 4' Width: 4' Zone: 3
Pink fragrant flowers in July.  Dark green foliage.
30" No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
  CORNUS                        
alba 'BAILhalo' Ivory Halo (Variegated Red Twig) Dogwood
Height: 6' Width: 6' Zone: 3
Year round appeal:  Green & white foliage looks nice spring through fall, with red twigs
that stand out in winter
24"  No. 5 container………………………………………………………………….
alba 'Buds Yellow' Bud's Yellow Dogwood
Height: 6-8' Width: 5-6' Zone: 3
Yellow twig dogwood with green foliage.  Yellow branches add color in the winter months.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………………….
24"  No. 5 container………………………………………………………………….
kousa var. chinensis Chinese Dogwood
Height: 20-25' Width: 15-20' Zone: 5
White flowers bloom after leaves emerge.  Red fruit follows in late summer.
Available in either a single stem tree or multi stem shrub form.
4' No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………..
4-5'  No. 7 container……………………………………………………………….
kousa 'Satomi' Pink Chinese Dogwood
Height: 15-20' Width: 10-15' Zone: 5
Light pink flowers bloom in late May.  Upright growth habit.
36"  No. 5 container………………………………………………………………………
4-5' No. 7 container…………………………………………………………….
kousa 'Wolf Eyes' Wolf Eyes Chinese Dogwood
Height: 6' Width: 6' Zone: 5
Variegated leaves add interest through the growing season. White flowers bloom in
spring after foliage. Excellent pink-red fall color. Slower growing than species.
24" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
kousa x nuttallii Rosy Teacups Dogwood
Height: 25' Width: 28' Zone: 5
Large rosy pink flowers bloom in late spring and last 3-4 weeks. Orange red fruit
appear in the summer, and fall foliage is a fiery red.
48" No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
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sericea Silver & Gold Dogwood
Height: 5-7' Width: 5-7' Zone: 4
Variegated green & white foliage spring-fall. Yellow stems add color in the winter
15" No. 2 container…………………………………………………………….
sericea Red Twig Dogwood
Height: 6-9' Width: 6-9' Zone: 2
A Locust Grove selection. Bright red stems add color in the winter landscape.
Rich green leaves turn purple in the fall. Native.
36" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
x 'Rutgan' Stellar Pink Dogwood
Height: 20' Width: 20' Zone: 5
Soft pink flowers bloom in mid spring. Vigorous grower.
5-6' Tree pot…………………………………………………………………………..
  COTINUS                        
coggygria 'Royal Purple' Royal Purple Smokebush
Height: 8-10' Width: 8-10' Zone: 4
Striking purple foliage with airy flowers in midsummer creating a 'smoke' effect.
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
18" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
'Grace' Grace Smokebush
Height: 10-15' Width: 10-15' Zone: 5
Spring foliage starts dark green, turning to purple red in late spring through the summer.
Fall color is orange-red. Airy flowers give the smokey effect in mid summer.
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
  DEUTZIA                        
gracilis Slender Deutzia
Height: 2-4' Width: 3-4' Zone: 4
Showy white flower buds open to single white flowers in mid-late spring.
15"  No. 2 container…………………………………………………………….
  ERICA (Also see Calluna)               R Ί
carnea Springwood Pink Heather
Height: 6-12" Width: 6-18" Zone: 5
Pink flowers bloom January to March.  Prefers acidic soil w/ good drainage.
cinerea Purple Beauty Heather
Height: 6-12" Width: 6-18" Zone: 5
Reddish purple flowers bloom from mid summer through fall.  Acidic soil preferred.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  EUONYMUS                      
alata 'Compacta' Dwarf Burning Bush
Height: 6' Width: 6' Zone: 3
Brilliant red foliage in fall.  Works well as a hedge or specimen.
15-18"  No. 3 container………………………………………………………………
fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety' Green & White Euonymus
Height: 4-6' Width: 4-6' Zone: 4
Evergreen green & white variegated foliage. Can be grown as a spreading or upright
shrub or trained on a trellis.
fortunei 'Green & Gold' Green & Gold Euonymus
Height: 4-6' Width: 4-6' Zone: 4
Evergreen green & yellow variegated foliage. Can be grown as a spreading or upright
shrub or trained on a trellis.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………………….
No. 2 container……………………………………………………………………
18" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
  FAGUS                        
sylvatica f. purpurea Purple European Beech
Height: 50-60' Width: 35-45' Zone: 4
Dark purple leaves from early spring turn purple green in summer.
Can be used as a specimen or hedge.
36" No. 5 container………………………………………………………………….
sylvatica 'Riversii' Rivers Purple European Beech
Height: 50' Width: 40' Zone: 4
One of the darkest purple/black leaves in spring, staying dark purple through summer.
Spreading growth habit as it ages
36" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
48" No. 5 container………………………………………………………………….
  FICUS                        
carica Chicago Hardy Fig
Height: 15' Width: 15' Zone: 5
Hardy fig. Top typically dies back in our area & regrows from the root. Fruit ripens in late
summer through frost. Will rarely reach mature height in this climate.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………………….
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
    R = full sun     Ί = part sun/part shade           l = full shade
  FORSYTHIA                      
intermedia New Hampshire Gold Forsythia
Height: 4-5' Width: 4-5' Zone: 3
Yellow flowers bloom in early spring.  This variety has a drooping, mounded habit.
x 'Northern Gold' Northern Gold Forsythia
Height: 6-8' Width: 5-7' Zone: 3
One of the more bud-hardy varieties of forsythia. Upright habit and heavy bloomer.
36" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
viridissima 'Bronxensis' Dwarf Forsythia
Height: 2-3' Width: 2-3' Zone: 5
Low growing, spreading habit. Yellow flowers in the spring. Not as heavy of bloomer as
other varieties, but does work well as a groundcover.
No. 3 container………………………………………………………………….
No. 5 container………………………………………………………………….
  HIBISCUS                      
syriacus Rose of Sharon
Height: 8-12' Width: 6-10' Zone: 5
Large 2-4" flowers bloom late summer through fall on upright growing shrubs.
Aphrodite - Pink flowers with red eye
Ardens - Double petaled lavender pink flowers
Lucy - Double red flowers
Minerva - Lavender flowers with dark red eye
Red Heart - White flowers with red eye
24"  No. 3 container……………………………………………………………..
Lavender Chiffon - Double lavender flowers
White Chiffon - Double white flowers
18" No. 3 container……………………………………………………………
syriacus Rose of Sharon Tree Form
Top grafted Rose of Sharon on a standard to create a small tree.
NEW!! Blue Satin - Blue flowers with a red eye
Red Heart - White flowers with red eye
4' standard  No. 7 container………………………………………………………
  HYDRANGEA                      
anomala ssp. Petiolaris Climbing Hydrangea
Zone:  4 Blooms: late June- July
White lace cap flowers w/ glossy green leaves.  Climbs trellises, trees, or walls.
No. 2 container………………………………………………………………….
arborescens Annabelle Hydrangea
Height: 5' Width: 4' Zone: 4
Large white flowers bloom early summer through late summer
24"  No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
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macrophylla Large Leaf Hydrangea
Height: 3-6' Width: 3-6' Zone: 5
Flowers range from red to pink to blue, depending a lot on soil pH.  Large dark green
foliage.  Flower shapes either mop head (round clusters) or lace cap (flat disc-like)
All Summer Beauty - Blue mop head Merrit Supreme - Deep pink to red mop head
Blue Billows - Blue lace cap flowers Nikko Blue - Blue mop head
Glowing Embers - Deep pink mop head
No. 3 container………………………………………………………………….
macrophylla 'Bailmer' Endless Summer Hydrangea
Height: 3-6' Width: 3-6' Zone: 5
Mop head style flowers bloom either blue (acidic) or pink (alkaline) depending on
soil pH.  Blooms on both new and old wood.
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………..
No. 5 container…………………………………………………………………..
paniculata 'Grandiflora' P.G. Hydrangea
Height: 10' Width: 10' Zone: 4
Large white flower clusters bloom mid summer and last until autumn.
24"  No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
Tree form No. 5 container……………………………………...………………
36" B&B…………………………………………………………………………..
48" B&B…………………………………………………………………………..
p. 'Jane' Little Lime Hydrangea
Height: 3-5' Width: 3-5' Zone: 3
Shorter growing variety similar to Limelight. Flower open light green in mid-summer
maturing first to white, then to pink in late summer.
No. 1½ container……………………………………………………………….
p. 'Limelight' ('Zwijnenburg') Limelight Hydrangea
Height: 6-8' Width: 6-8' Zone: 4
Bright lime green flowers bloom in summer maturing to white, then pink.
15" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
36" No. 5 container……………………………………………………………..
paniculata 'Phantom' Phantom Hydrangea
Height: 6-8' Width: 6-8' Zone: 5
One of the largest flower heads of the Hydrangeas.  Flowers held on sturdy stems help
keep an upright appearance.  Flowers open green, mature to white, and finish pink.
15" No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
24" No. 3 container………………………………………………………………
Tree form No. 5 container……………………………………………………..
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p. 'Pink Diamond' Pink Diamond Hydrangea
Height: 10' Width: 10' Zone: 4
Large, conical flowers bloom white in late July and gradually turn pink by late August.
15" No. 2 container……………………………………………………………..
18" No. 3 container……………………………………………………………..
24" No. 7 container……………………………………………………………..
Tree form No. 5 container……………………………………………………..
p. 'Renhy' Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea
Height: 6-7' Width: 4-5' Zone: 4
Large flower panicles bloom white and mature to pink, then to red.  New blooms in
late summer give the shrub a multi-color effect.
24"  No. 3 container…………………………………………………………….
Tree form No. 5 container……………………………………………………..
p. 'Rensun' Strawberry Sundae Hydrangea
Height: 3-5' Width: 3-4' Zone: 4
Like Vanilla Strawberry, only more compact. Creamy white flowers bloom in
mid summer, change to pink, then to a strawberry red that lasts into fall
18" No. 3 container………………………….………………………………………..
quercifolia Snow Queen Oakleaf Hydrangea
Height: 4-6' Width: 4-6' Zone: 5
Large oak shaped leaves turn deep red-bronze in fall.  White flower clusters in June
turn pink as they mature.
24"  No. 2 container………………………………………………………………
quercifolia Sike's Dwarf Oakleaf Hydrangea
Height: 2-3' Width: 3-4' Zone: 5
Dwarf, mounding shrub with smaller leaves and flowers than Snow Queen. Flowers
open white, maturing to pink. Great fall color.
15"  No. 2 container………………………………………………………………
  HYPERICUM                      
patulum 'Hidcote' Hidcote St. Johnswort
Height: 2-4' Width: 2-4' Zone: 5
A spreading shrub with abundant golden yellow flowers June-frost.  Blue-green foliage.
No. 1 container…………………………………………………………………
No. 3 container…………………………………………………………………
  ILEX                          
glabra Shamrock Inkberry
Height: 3-4' Width: 3-4' Zone: 5
Compact growth habit with glossy dark green leaves. Black berries form in fall and
attract birds through the winter.
15" No. 2 container……………………………………………………………..
merserveae 'Blue Prince' Blue Prince Holly
Height: 8-12' Width: 6-10' Zone: 5
Glossy blue-green foliage, classic holly leaf. One male pollinates 3-4 females
merserveae 'Blue Princess' Blue Princess Holly
Height: 8-12' Width: 6-10' Zone: 5
Glossy blue-green foliage, classic holly leaf. Heavy red berry set.
12" No. 2 container…………………………………...……………………………………….
15" No. 3 container……………………………………………………………..
18" No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
verticillata 'Sparkleberry' Sparkleberry Winterberry
Height: 8-10' Width: 8-10' Zone: 4
Deciduous shrub that has an abundance of small red fruit that lasts through the winter.
Fruit attracts birds in the winter months. Requires pollinator
36"  No. 5 container……………….……………...………………………………………
verticillata 'Southern Gentleman' Southern Gentleman Winterberry
Height: 6-10' Width: 5-6' Zone: 4
Male selection to pollinate Sparkleberry and Winter Red
36"  No. 5 container……………….……………...………………………………………
verticillata 'Winter Red' Winter Red Winterberry
Height: 6-9' Width: 5-6' Zone: 4
Dark green foliage spring-fall, bright red berries in winter. Attracts birds.
Requires pollinator
24"  No. 3 container……………………………………………………………………
  ITEA                          
virginica 'Henry's Garnet' Henry's Garnet Sweetspire
Height: 3-5' Width: 4-6' Zone: 5
Long, white flower racemes in June-July and excellent red fall color.
15" No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
virginica 'Sprich' Little Henry Sweetspire
Height: 18-24" Width: 24-30" Zone: 5
Dwarf variety of Sweetspire.  Fragrant white flowers in late spring and has great
fall color that persists into December.
15" No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
  JUNIPERUS                      
chinensis 'Saybrook Gold' Saybrook Gold Juniper
Height: 2-3' Width: 6 Zone: 4
Bright yellow foliage in summer, golden yellow in winter.
12"  No. 2 container…………………………………………………………….
chinensis 'Sea Green' Sea Green Juniper
Height: 4-6' Width: 6-8' Zone: 4
Compact spreader with fountain-like habit.  Dark green foliage through the year
15"  No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
18-24"  No. 5 container…………………………………………………………………
24" B&B…………………………………………………………………………..
horizontalis 'Wiltoni' Blue Rug Juniper
Height: 4-6" Width: 3-5' Zone: 3
One of the lowest growing junipers.  Forms a dense mat of blue-green foliage.
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
sabina 'Broadmoor' Broadmoor Juniper
Height: 12" Width: 3-5' Zone: 3
Low spreading habit.  Nice green foliage w/ slight blue cast.
12"  No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………
15"  No. 5 container…………………………………………………………….
squamata 'Blue Star' Blue Star Juniper
Height: 2' Width: 4' Zone: 4
Forms a mounded shape of bright, steel blue foliage.  Slow growing.
No. 1 container………………………………………………………………….
No. 2 container…………………………………………………………………..
  KERRIA                        
japonica 'Pleniflora' Double Flowering Japanese Kerria