Featured Plants

These plants are ones that we feel deserve some extra consideration!! This time of year they are definitely needed in your landscape or garden center

Basil 'Sweet Nufar'

Basil 'Sweet Nufar'

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Large glossy green leaves, excellent fungal resistance means great garden performance in varying weather. Classic Genovese fl... [Read more]

Begonia 'Illumination® Golden Picotee'

Begonia 'Illumination® Golden Picotee'

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Another pretty color in this eye-catching begonia series. Fully double golden blossoms have orange margins and leaf backs. Blossoms at each leaf node create a waterfall of color.

Bouteloua 'Blonde Ambition'

Bouteloua 'Blonde Ambition'

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Whimsical chartreuse-blonde flowers float like flags above blue-green foliage. Mass plantings make a dramatic statement.

Calendula officinalis 'Princess Mix'

Calendula officinalis 'Princess Mix'

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Happy yellow and cheery orange, mostly double with some single blooms. Black or green centers. Large blooms are 2-3'' in diameter. Bright blossoms to add interest to the spring and fall garden.

Calibrachoa 'Crave Sunset'

Calibrachoa 'Crave Sunset'

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A novelty seed grown cultivar with lovely apricot-terracotta blossoms and rich burgundy veins.

Calibrachoa 'Minifamous™ Double Amethyst'

Calibrachoa 'Minifamous™ Double Amethyst'

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Early-to-flower, semi-trailing series has a newly expanded color range. These are really nice doubles. They show medium vigor so "play" well with others in a mixed combo. Vicky saw this new double at the Ball Trial Gardens in West Chicago this summer

Calibrachoa 'Minifamous™ Double Pink Vein'

Calibrachoa 'Minifamous™ Double Pink Vein'

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Early-to-flower, semi-trailing series has a newly expanded color range. These are really nice doubles. They show medium vigor so "play" well with others in a mixed combo. The double Callies just seem to be getting better and better. This pink veined

Celosia spicata 'Kosmo Cherry'

Celosia spicata 'Kosmo Cherry'

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Dwarf variety with a deep cherry colored main stem with many side spikes for a striking presentation. Works great in containers or the garden.

Coleus 'Gnash Rambler'

Coleus 'Gnash Rambler'

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The leaf shape is the charm here. Scalloped and slightly twisted leaves have purplish centers with rosy red tips. Compact form with a feeling of action and a name with a pun. How fun!

Cotton 'Black'

Cotton 'Black'

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Stunning dark purple-black tri-lobed foliage with deep burgundy hibiscus-like flowers. Walnut-sized black seed pods split open late summer exposing bright white fluffy cotton.

Dianthus 'Edgehog'

Dianthus 'Edgehog'

Common Name: Pinks
Very sweet varigated foliage has sage-green centers and creamy white margins. Flowers are fragrant semi -double bubblegum pink with magenta whiskers.

Dianthus barbatus 'Green Ball'

Dianthus barbatus 'Green Ball'

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One of our most unusual offerings for 2015. Unique green balls on sturdy stems cover the plant in summer. Attractive dark green foliage is a bonus. Novel container plant or for the cutting garden. Cold tolerant to 10 degrees. May not ship until June.

Fern Collection

Fern Collection

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A collection of tropical ferns.

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Gerbera 'Midi Revolution Strawberry Shortcake'

Gerbera 'Midi Revolution Strawberry Shortcake'

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Strawberry shortcake mix of custard, raspberry tart, cherry cobbler, and watermelon kiss. We are, of course, talking about flowers. Most are bicolor or with white eye rings. Compact and floriferous, they are 'berry' happy at home in containers.

Helleborus 'Winter Jewels™ Berry Swirl'

Helleborus 'Winter Jewels™ Berry Swirl'

Common Name: Lenten Rose
Romantic colors of veined dark purples and pinks with butter yellow centers on large saucer-shaped double blossoms. Dark green leathery foliage.

Heuchera 'Frosted Violet'

Heuchera 'Frosted Violet'

Common Name: Coral Bells
Shimmering velvet purple leaves with dark veins and a frilly edge. The blush pink flowers and their dark stems really set off the foliage color.

Heuchera 'Paprika'

Heuchera 'Paprika'

Common Name: Coral Bells
New foliage colors and textures bred over the last decade make multiple heucheras a requirement in any shade bed. Some will take more sun than others, but most prefer part shade. Don't forget that they work well in mixed containers as a foliage accen

Heuchera 'Soda™ Cherry Cola'

Heuchera 'Soda™ Cherry Cola'

Common Name: Coral Bells
New foliage colors and textures bred over the last decade make multiple heucheras a requirement in any shade bed. Some will take more sun than others, but most prefer part shade. Don't forget that they work well in mixed containers as a foliage accen

Hosta 'Stained Glass'

Hosta 'Stained Glass'

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Lofty 10" brilliant gold leaves with wide, dark green margins, fragrant, pale lavender flowers.... [Read more]

Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears'

Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears'

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Petite blue beauty with fragrant lavender blooms over rounded ear-like bluish-green foliage. A favorite miniature that is the... [Read more]

Iris siberica 'Dance Ballerina Dance'

Iris siberica 'Dance Ballerina Dance'

Common Name: Siberian Iris
Elegant ruffled baby pink standards with lavender pink falls. The honey colored beard is intricatedly marked with yellow and white patterns.

Pepper 'Fish'

Pepper 'Fish'

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Putting some "ornamental" back into our Edibles selection, this 19th century heirloom from the Baltimore area has variegated foliage as well as variegated fruit. Petite 2-3" striped chilis appear to some like little fish swimming through the leaves,

Petunia 'Potunia® Purple Halo'

Petunia 'Potunia® Purple Halo'

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Rich grape centers are accented by clean white margins on this new color of Potunia. The mounding habit is ideal for containers and window boxes but the flower power is the star here.

Primula vulgaris 'Belarina® Nectarine'

Primula vulgaris 'Belarina® Nectarine'

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Alluring rosettes of double blooms in golden yellow appear early spring progressing to intensely pink and orange at petal margins. Long blooming.

Saltwort

Saltwort

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Rich in vitamins and minerals, the long succulent leaves have an appealing tender
crunchy texture. Keep harvested for... [Read more]


Savory Winter

Savory Winter

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Savory, Summer

Savory, Summer

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Peppery and sweet flavored herb used in a wide variety of cooking, annual.... [Read more]

Sempervivum 'Cobweb Buttons'

Sempervivum 'Cobweb Buttons'

Common Name: Hens and Chicks
Gray threads weave over the tips of pale green rosettes.... [Read more]

Stachys 'Belle Grigio'

Stachys 'Belle Grigio'

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Allergic to dogs or cats? Need a plant pet? Well, this plant could almost ease your envy. Long, strappy lambs ear-like leaves are grey and velvety. Stunning planted up with dark stemmed plants like Eryngium or Phormium. Pet one today.
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