Plant List


Alcea rosea 'Halo Series White'

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Common Name: White Hollyhock
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 60"
Mature Width: 36"
Description:

First year blooming. Large single blooms with darker, contrasting centers. Large landscaping flower.


Garden Notes: Best in back of border. Showy blooms from a distance, but can get course by end of summer

Alcea rosea 'Peach'

Common Name: Peach Halo Series Hollyhock
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Peach
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 60"
Mature Width: 36"
Description:

First year blooming. Large single blooms with darker, contrasting centers. Large landscaping flower


Garden Notes: Best in back of border. Showy blooms, but can get coarse by end of summer. Grow among other varieties that will provide interest in its place.

Alcea rosea 'Queeny Purple'

Common Name: Queeny Purple Hollyhock
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 20"
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

Compact base branched habit. Blooms first year. 4" frilly blooms with powder puff center


Garden Notes: All-American Selections Winner.

Alcea rosea 'Spring Celebrities Crimson'

Common Name: Spring Celebrities Crimson Hollyhock
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: Dark Red
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 24"
Mature Width: 10"
Description:

Fleuroselect winner. Formerly known as Sunset yellow. Scented foliage with yellow tubular flowers.


Allium fistulosum 'Welsh Onion'

Common Name: Welsh Onion
Bloom Season: Spring
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 12-36"
Mature Width: 12-24"
Description:

Tolerates a variety of soils. Perennial bunching onion can be harvested year-round.


Allium hybrid 'Quattro'

Common Name: Quattro Onion
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Pink
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 32"
Mature Width: 12"
Description:

Prefers well drained soil. Drought tolerant and attracts bees and butterflies.


Amorpha fruiticosa

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Common Name: Indigo Bush
Bloom Season: Late Spring
Bloom Color: Purple
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 72"
Mature Width: 60"
Description:

Deciduous 6-8 ft shrub. Purple flowers, Butterflies. Purported to be a larval host plant for the Orange Sulphur butterfly.


Garden Notes: Native to PH- sandy soils along streams. I have had it for six years and have not had a volunteer on my clay soil. Rapid seed spread along waters edge. Little to no seed spread in drier growing conditions. Easy to grow in yard settings.

Anacyclus depressus

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Common Name: Mat Daisy- Garden Gnome
Bloom Season: Early Spring
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Almost No Water Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 3"
Mature Width: 15"
Description:

Forms dense spreading low mat. Daisy-like flowers in early spring, reseeds nicely, looks great winter, early spring.


Garden Notes: Nice bloom in spring,can get ragged in summer. Good for dry, hot situations- prefers good drainage-, especially in winter. Shear blooms after they have dried. Let some blooms stay on and go to seed for new plants. Great for volunteer plants here and there.

Anacyclus depressus 'Spring Carpet'

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Common Name: Spring Carpet Mat Daisy
Bloom Season: Early Spring
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 4"
Mature Width: 15"
Description:

Forms dense spreading low mat. Daisy-like flowers in early spring, reseeds nicely, looks great winter, early spring.


Garden Notes: Nice bloom in spring,can get ragged in summer. Good for dry, hot situations- prefers good drainage-, especially in winter. Shear blooms after they have dried. Let some blooms stay on and go to seed for new plants. Great for volunteer plants here and there.

Andropogon gerardii 'Big Bluestem'

Common Name: Big Bluestem
Bloom Season: Fall to Winter
Bloom Color: Purplish-Red
Water Needs: Little Water Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 3'-6'
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

One of the major grasses of the True Tallgrass Prairies. Drought tolerant but prefers extra moisture. Clump former, does not spread.


Garden Notes: Coarse grass, best in native setting, cut dried stems to base early spring. Divide clump when center begins dieing out.May be aggressive in the long run in pastures.

Anisacanthus quadrifidus v. wrightii

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Common Name: Flame Acanthus
Bloom Season: Summer to Early Fall
Bloom Color: Orange/Yellow
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 36"
Mature Width: 30"
Description:

Bright orange tubular flowers, long mid summer to fall bloom. Drought tolerant. Dies back in winter, cut back to ground in spring. This plant serves as the larval host for a beautiful native butterfly called the Vesta Crescent.


Garden Notes: Great plant! Starts blooming end of July till cooler days of fall. Hummingbirds love it and butterflies feed on nectar as well. Throws seed several feet to get new plants, not hard to remove.

Anthemis marschalliana

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Common Name: Filigree Daisy
Bloom Season: Spring to Summer
Bloom Color: Yellow
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 10"
Mature Width: 24"
Description:

Plant Select® award winner.


Antirrhinum sempervirens 'Silver Snapdragon'

Common Name: Silver Snapdragon
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: White
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 6-8"
Mature Width: 12-18"
Description:

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Antirrinum braun-blanquetii 'Lemon Sherbet'

Common Name: Lemon Sherbet
Bloom Season: Summer to Fall
Bloom Color: Pale Yellow
Water Needs: Little Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18-24"
Mature Width: 15-18"
Description:

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Antirrinum majus 'Montego Red Snapdragon'

Common Name: Montego Red Snapdragon
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: Red
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 6-12"
Mature Width: 9-12"
Description:

Great spring bloom -deadhead for repeat blooms through spring-early summer, but is annual- looks somewhat coarse in summer may bloom again in fall


Antirrinum majus 'Montego Sunset' Snapdragon

Common Name: Montego Sunset Snapdragon
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: Salmon, Orange
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 8"
Mature Width: 12"
Description:

Longest bloom of Montego series. Great spring bloomer -deadhead for repeat blooms through spring-early summer, but is annual- looks somewhat coarse in summer may bloom again in fall


Antirrinum majus 'Montego Yellow' Snapdragon

Common Name: Montego Yellow Snapdragon
Bloom Season: Spring to Fall
Bloom Color: Bright Yellow
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 6-12"
Mature Width: 9-12"
Description:

Great spring bloom -deadhead for repeat blooms through spring-early summer, but is annual- looks somewhat coarse in summer may bloom again in fall


Antirrinum pendula 'Magic Lanterns' Snapdragon

Common Name: Magic Lanterns Snapdragon
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Mixed
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 12"
Mature Width: Trailing
Description:

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Aquilaegia caerulea 'Music Series Red and White'

Common Name: Music Series Red and White Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring
Bloom Color: Red and White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18-24"
Mature Width: 9-12"
Description:

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Aquilegia caerulea 'McKana Giant'

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Common Name: McKana Giant Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring to Early Summer
Bloom Color: Blend of all different colors
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 24"
Mature Width: 18"
Description:

Great plants for part shade, protect from harsh SW winds. Blooms following spring. Not long lived, but good mix of colors.


Garden Notes: Plan to replace every three years. Give regular light feedings. Check for and wash off aphids with soap water.

Aquilegia caerulea 'Music Series Blue and White'

Common Name: Music Series Blue and White Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring to Early Summer
Bloom Color: Blue and White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18"
Mature Width: 18"
Description:

Plant to attract hummingbirds. This plant has dark green foliage and large conspicuous flowers.


Garden Notes: Great plants for part shade, protect from harsh SW winds. Blooms following spring. Not long lived, but good mix of colors. Give regular light feedings . Check for and wash off aphids with soap water.

Aquilegia caerulea 'Music Series Yellow'

Common Name: Music Series Yellow Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring
Bloom Color: Yellow
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18-24"
Mature Width: 9-12"
Description:

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Aquilegia caerulea 'Origami Series Blue and White'

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Common Name: Origami Series Blue and White Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring to Early Summer
Bloom Color: Blue and White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18"
Mature Width: 18"
Description:

Longer bloom season. Plant to attract hummingbirds.


Garden Notes: Give regular light feedings. Check for and wash off aphids with soap water. Great plants for part shade. Protect from harsh SW winds. Blooms following spring.

Aquilegia caerulea 'Origami Series Red and White'

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Common Name: Origami Series Red and White Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring to Early Summer
Bloom Color: Red and White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18"
Mature Width: 18"
Description:

Longer bloom season. Plant to attract hummingbirds.Great plants for part shade, protect from harsh SW winds. Blooms following spring.


Garden Notes: Give regular light feedings. Check for and wash off aphids with soap water.

Aquilegia caerulea 'Swan Blue and White'

Common Name: Swan Blue and White Columbine
Bloom Season: Spring
Bloom Color: Blue and White
Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun Part-Shade

Mature Height: 18-24"
Mature Width: 12-16"
Description:

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