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Fragrant bottlebrush flowers dance above the bronze purple foliage from late summer through early fall. They are a rich mauve-pink color when they open then lighten to white. Actaea 'Chocoholic' is a lovely selection of a native that adds wonderful texture, color, and height to the shade garden. Attracts butterflies. Deer resistant.
Extremely long, 24" panicles of densely packed white flowers in mid to late summer. Attracts butterflies. Known as Horsechestnut or Bottlebrush Buckeye this large grower forms an airy, wide spreading, suckering, mound shaped specimen ideal for planting along a shady edge or massed on banks or slopes. Bright yellow fall color.
Dwarf selection of the stunning native Bottlebrush Buckeye. Midsummer blooms with beautiful upright panicles of tubular white flowers that have red anthers and pinkish filaments. Striking palmate green leaves turn yellow in fall. From Dawes Arboretum. Since it is still under evaluation, it is currently known by its provisional name, (noted by the brackets), it will most likely be assigned a cultivar name in the future. Original plant at Dawes is 5' tall after approximately 30 years. A very desirable plant for its smaller size and for providing its striking blooms when few other shrubs do.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Pink florets appear in rounded clusters, rising above the foliage to 12-16” tall in midsummer to early fall. Forms a basal clump of linear, grass-like, slightly twisted, narrow green leaves to 6” tall. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant.

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Finely textured foliage and very light blue flowers in late spring on this cultivar of a North American native. Blooms at approximately 18" tall, then continues to grow reaching 2-3' tall. Golden yellow fall color. Attracts butterflies, resists deer. Use Amsonia 'Midway to Montana' to add a contrast of texture to a perennial border, or mingle with other native plants and grasses in an informal setting.

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Gorgeous magenta red flowers with a gold button center. From late summer through mid fall, every inch of the foliage is completely covered in flowers. Aster 'Carmine Red' has a superb habit, forming a very full, bushy, compact mound of finely textured green foliage. Terrific in large containers or near the front to middle of the border. They maintain their neat habit without trimming. Excellent cut flowers. Attracts butterflies. From the Kickin® series.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Pastel pink flowers with a gold button center. From late summer through mid-fall, every inch of the foliage is completely covered in flowers. Aster Kickin® 'Pink Chiffon' has a superb habit; forms a full, neat mound of finely textured green foliage without having to pinch back growth. Excellent cut flowers. Attracts butterflies. They make a terrific accent to grasses and add much needed late season color to a perennial border. Cultivar of a North American native.

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Lavender violet 1" flowers have wider petals for more garden impact. Plants have a more open, informal look that is perfect for a meadow or native type planting, or for denser plants pinch back in June. Blooms in early fall, mid to late September in northern Illinois. Attracts butterflies.

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This short, compact growing hybrid of the New York Aster has starry, lavender-blue flowers with yellow centers beginning in early fall. Excellent late season color, attracts butterflies. Use Aster 'Arrested Development' in the front of the border, butterfly gardens, and meadow-type plantings.
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Fluffy, upright trusses of lavender-pink flowers. Light sweet fragrance. Strong growing, robust plants. Blooms early to midsummer. Dense, ferny dark green foliage forms a graceful mound at the base of the plant. Astilbe prefer soil with consistent moisture, however the A. chinensis in the parentage of 'Heart and Soul' allows it to tolerate slightly dryer conditions and a bit more sun. Deer resistant.
Abundant, full feathery plumes of soft pink flowers in summer. Astilbe 'Country and Western' is a fast growing prolific bloomer with shiny deep green foliage ideal for shady gardens and containers. Dense, bushy habit. Astilbe prefer moisture retentive, well drained soil. They pair well with Hosta, Heuchera, and Helleborus. Deer resistant.

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Short mounding bushy plants that grow only 24-30" tall and wide! Substantial blue flower spikes in late spring to early summer sit right above the foliage. A wonderful selection of our native False Indigo for smaller gardens. We love the statuesque height of most Baptisia, but sometimes it is just too much of a good thing! The foliage on Baptisia 'B Minor' is also proportionately more finely textured. Prefers well drained soil.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Majestic! Baptisia 'Blue Towers' has enormous flower spikes up to 20" long carrying large, periwinkle to lavender blue flowers in late spring to early summer. The 'Towers' series of False Indigos have an upright, narrower vase-shaped habit. Glaucous green foliage on sturdy stems remains attractive all season.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.
Caramel brown flowers with yellow keels bloom in 10" long spikes above a rounded clump of green foliage in late spring to early summer. The intense brown color of Baptisia 'Brownie Points' does not fade to yellow as some other bicolor varieties do. In Baptisia trials, it remained in bloom after other varieties were long past peak. Full and bushy with a vase-shaped habit, this perennial has enough presence in the garden to be used in place of a shrub. We're excited to pair this intriguing Baptisia with Peonies that are ivory with golden stamens.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.
Spires of deep indigo blue flowers and an upright, compact habit. Baptisia 'Blueberry Sundae' has an abundant floral display in late spring to early summer. Vigorous grower. The Decadence® series of Baptisia were chosen for their desirable colors and relatively compact size. A Proven Winners® plant selection.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers. The Decadence® series of Baptisia were chosen for their desirable colors and relatively compact size.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Intensely vibrant flower color! Vivid violet-blue blossoms in late spring to early summer. Because of its shorter stature, Baptisia 'Sparkling Sapphires' is easier to fit into smaller gardens. Seed pods begin to develop immediately after the plant is finished flowering, deepening in color and persisting into fall. Part of the Decadence® Series, which includes varieties selected for their desirable flower colors and shorter, more compact habit than typical Baptisia. A Proven Winners® selection.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, blooms in plump spires in late spring to early summer, has attractive blue-green foliage, and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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Rich and delicious color! Baptisia 'Grape Taffy' has deep reddish-purple flowers in late spring to early summer. Each flower is accented by a buff yellow keel. The reddish-purple flowers are a color break for Baptisia, strikingly different from the typical blue flowers of the genus. Dense, uniform habit and an abundance of flower stems. This Baptisia from Hans Hansen is one of the most compact growers to date. Stunning paired with blush pink Peonies.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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Excellent habit and heavy flower production. In late spring to early summer, 12-15" long spikes of deep violet purple flowers accented by a yellow keel are borne on all sides of the rounded clump, not just at the top, producing a bigger show of color overall. Secondary flower spikes extend the flowering time into midsummer. Baptisia 'Indigo Spires' forms a densely branched, full and rounded clump of glaucous green foliage that extends far down the stems, leaving little bare stem showing at the base. A substantial perennial that could easily be used in place of a shrub.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

 
 
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A bright shade of blue on this brand new introduction exclusive to Song Sparrow. Baptisia 'Little Boy Blue' blooms in late spring to early summer in Lupine-like racemes. Shows up very nicely in the garden and in bouquets. Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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Very showy and unique flowers, which are oversized and produced on long inflorescences held well above the foliage. The flowers are initially a light lemon over cream color, then mature first to cream, then to light and ultimately medium violet, producing an effervescent two- to three-toned color effect. Baptisia 'Lunar Eclipse' is a hybrid developed by Chicagoland Grows®.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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A deeper, richer shade of "Baptisia blue". Baptisia 'Really Blue' blooms in late spring to early summer in Lupine-like racemes. Let this vivid blue selection add refreshing color to your garden and bouquets.

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Pearl white blooms on dark dramatic stems in late spring to early summer. Mid-height for a Baptisia, graceful plants have pea-like blossoms along upright stems. Baptisia 'White Knight' is ideal for a white or moon garden, to mingle with other colors of Baptisia, and to include in Peony beds and bouquets. A new introduction exclusive to Song Sparrow!

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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Fresh white blooms in late spring to early summer. Mid-height for a Baptisia, plants are a better fit for smaller spaces or in the middle area of a mixed border. Pea-like blossoms along upright stems. Ideal for a white or moon garden, to mingle with other colors of Baptisia, and to include in Peony beds and bouquets. A new introduction exclusive to Song Sparrow!

Baptisia, also known as False Indigo, has attractive blue-green foliage and ornamental seed pods. A wonderful and long-lived choice for perennial borders, cottage gardens, or mingled with native plants in a meadow or prairie type planting. It is drought tolerant when established, deer resistant, and attracts butterflies. Good for cut flowers.

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Cheerful, low growing mounds of yellow blooms. Coreopsis 'Citrine' has a bright and clean look all summer long; the flowers appear right on top of the old ones which just disappear. Compact mounded habit. Months of color, from early summer on into early fall. Low maintenance, just cut back after first wave of blooms. Attracts butterflies. Use Coreopsis 'Citrine' in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, or in a container.

 
 
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Loads of large, single, bright sunny yellow blossoms with a prominent burgundy red eye and gold button center are produced over a very long period from early summer through early fall. Deadheading encourages more blooms. Foliage texture is intermediate between the threadleaf and grandiflora types. Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye' is a compact grower that will add a colorful splash in containers or flower beds.

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Bright blooms plus variegated foliage on compact plants! Yellow-gold daisy-like flowers with maroon markings in the center abound in early summer and continue into late summer if deadheaded. Green leaves are strongly marked with cream to yellow streaking. Deadheading helps encourage repeat blooming through early fall. Coreopsis 'Tequila Sunrise' is an easy care plant tolerant of heat, humidity, and drought. Prefers well drained soil. This hybrid Coreopsis (C. lanceolata x C. grandiflora) is a good choice for borders, containers, cottage gardens, and butterfly gardens.

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Deep red blooms with large white markings in the center of each petal. Dianthus 'Coconut Punch' has fragrant, 1-1/2" wide blooms in early summer; a quick shearing will encourage rebloom in early fall. Forms a grassy looking, low clump of grey-green foliage topped with relatively tall flower stems. Fruit Punch® series. A Proven Winners® selection.

Dianthus are deer resistant. Drought tolerant when established. Attracts butterflies and makes an appealing cut flower for petite bouquets; they look like small carnations.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Frilly, double, salmon-pink with a carmine eye, this Border Pink from England has a spicy fragrance, compact habit, and long season of bloom. Dianthus 'Romance' forms a low cushion of grey-blue foliage with 9-10" tall blooms. An excellent addition to the sunny rock garden, alpine trough, or cottage garden. Begins blooming in late spring, deadheading will encourage rebloom into fall. Attractive to butterflies. In the Scent First® series of fragrant Dianthus.

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The golden foliage on this Bleeding Heart glows in the shady garden. Rows of soft pink, heart-shaped flowers dangle along graceful stems in mid to late spring. Foliage retains its color into summer. Prefers moisture retentive, organic soil, but is easily grown in average, well-drained soil. (Dicentra are also known as Lamprocapnos.)

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Compact growing, refined Coneflower was named for the beautiful yellow Cleopatra Butterfly. Yellow flowers with a large, orange cone and horizontal petals are produced on very strong, well-branched stems from mid to late summer. Mature blooms lighten to creamy yellow. Attracts butterflies, good cut flower. Use in middle of the border, or for butterfly and cottage gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Double blooms in a wonderful shade of orange on plants with a medium height, well-branched habit. This anemone-type Coneflower has centers that are dark, then lime green, then orange. Excellent vigor. Large, fragrant flowers are held on extra strong stems from midsummer into early fall. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant, and makes good cut flowers. Use Echinacea 'Colorburst Orange' in the middle border, or in cottage and butterfly gardens.

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Double rows of pink petals flare out in a circle around the dark cones on this strong garden performer that stands up to rough weather. Fragrant blooms. Freely branching plant habit. Coneflowers are great in the garden or as cut flowers. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant. Use Echinacea 'Gemini Pink' in the border, in cottage and butterfly gardens, or mingle with grasses.

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Lovely double yellow anemone-type flowers on an upright compact habit. Plentiful branching produces multiple stems of bloom. Blooms from midsummer to mid fall. Multiple crowns means fuller plants and more flowers. Perfect height for the middle of the border. Strong stems. Has great vigor and bloom power. Nicely fragrant.

Echinacea, also known as Coneflower, attract butterflies, are deer resistant, and make good cut flowers. Use Echinacea in a border; in cottage, meadow, and butterfly gardens; or mingle with grasses.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Cheerful double pink flowers on a very compact plant with well-branched strong stems. Very heavy bloomer, with blooms from summer to early fall. Perfect fit for smaller gardens.

Grow Echinacea, also known as Coneflower, in a border, cottage or butterfly garden, or in a natural-type planting with grasses and native plants. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies and song birds, and makes a long lasting cut flower.

Fresh and delightful double milky white flowers with a touch of lime green in the center. Echinacea 'White Double Delight' is a great companion to virtually all other colors. Blooms in midsummer, then reblooms, upright, and very floriferous. Straight and sturdy flower stems. Compact habit.

Grow Echinacea, also known as Coneflower, in a border, cottage or butterfly garden, or in a natural-type planting with grasses and native plants. Plant in well drained soils. Drought tolerant when established. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies and song birds, and makes a long lasting cut flower.


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Cheerful red and yellow swirls of color will enhance your garden from summer to early fall. Helenium 'Fuego' has dark brick red centers that accent the blooms. From the MariachiTM series, which are shorter than most Heleniums, but they can still be pinched back in early June to create even shorter, stockier plants.

Helenium have a very appealing flower form, like a small daisy with a button center. Prefers moist but well-drained soil. Attracts butterflies. Use in borders, naturalized areas, or cottage gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Spicy red blooms on compact plants from summer into fall. Great color to add zest to summer's abundant yellows and oranges. Helenium 'Salsa' has a good branching habit that creates full, bushy plants.

Helenium attracts butterflies and makes a good cut flower. Plant in average to moist soil with good drainage. Grow in perennial borders, or in cottage or butterfly gardens.


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Deep blue-red petals surround a maroon and yellow cone for an irresistible effect! Appealing and extra special! Blooms late summer into early fall. Helenium 'Siesta' is from the MariachiTM series, which are shorter than most Heleniums, but they can still be pinched back in early June to create even shorter, stockier plants.

Helenium have a very appealing flower form, like a small daisy with a button center. Prefers rich, moist, but well-drained soil. Attracts butterflies. Use in borders, naturalized areas, or cottage gardens.

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A bright all yellow Helenium, including its button cone! An all yellow form has been on our wish list, so we are happy to be able to offer this compact selection. Blooms late summer into early fall. Helenium 'Sombrero' is from the MariachiTM series, which are shorter than most Heleniums, but they can still be pinched back in early June to create even shorter, stockier plants.

Helenium have a very appealing flower form, like a small daisy with a button center. Prefers rich, moist, but well-drained soil. Attracts butterflies. Use in borders, naturalized areas, or cottage gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Fragrant late season blooms! White, waxy, Jasmine scented flower clusters open in early fall, then a second show begins as their sepal-like calyces expand and turn a deep rosy red in mid fall. The flowers are a good nectar source for butterflies. Forms a large upright shrub or multi-stemmed small tree with a showy floral display at a time when few other woody plants are in bloom. Very light cinnamon to tan exfoliating bark adds winter interest. Heptacodium miconioides, also known as Seven Son Flower, is a staff favorite for its fragrance, late season color, and the many butterflies it attracts.
Superior selection of the Climbing Hydrangea noted for its extremely large 12" white Lacecap flowerheads in midsummer. One of the finest self-climbing woody vines forming an elegant climber with beautiful cinnamon colored peeling bark for year round appeal. Bold glossy deep green foliage turns a butter yellow in fall. Hydrangea 'Skyland Giant' offers four seasons of ornamental interest!
Wonderful fragrance and variegated foliage! Soft grey-green leaves are accented by wide, creamy yellow margins. Strongly fragrant, lavender blue flowers beginning in early to midsummer. Lavandula Platinum BlondeTM forms a compact, dense mound of attractive foliage.

Lavender prefer poor, gravelly soil; avoid rich organic soils. Good drainage, especially in winter, is essential. Grow in containers, as edging, and in rock and herb, and cottage gardens. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant. Both the foliage and flowers are highly aromatic.

 
 

 
 

 
 
A super short Shasta Daisy! Low, compact habit and large, double white flowers with fringed petal tips. Flower buds are light yellow and open flowers have yellow center petals when young. Blooms from early to late summer. Perfect size for along the front edge of a bed or border, or use in containers or mass plantings. Attracts butterflies and makes a good cut flower to include in lower profile arrangements.

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Lightly ruffled, double, broad petaled white flowers are a bright lemon yellow when they first emerge. Very compact habit with a long bloom period, starting in early summer and continuing until early fall. Remove spent flower heads to promote additional bloom. Prefers well-drained soil. Attracts butterflies. Leucanthemum 'Bridal Bouquet' is an excellent selection for front of the border, mixed beds, or containers. Nice choice if you garden on a patio, and want to add a touch of a cottage garden look.

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Set the garden aglow with showy pom-poms of double flowers that rest atop a dense mound of foliage. The flowers of Leucanthemum 'Luna' bloom yellow, then gradually change to a two-toned yellow and finally finish white. Flowers stay yellow for longer than other yellow Daisies. Upright habit. Use in mixed beds and mass plantings. Attracts butterflies, good for cut flowers.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Double blooms on petite plants! The flowers of Leucanthemum 'Macaroon' start out a soft lemon yellow, then expand to creamy white with bright gold centers. Well-branched with many stems, this Daisy forms a low, tight mound. Charming and useful in containers, edges and in mass. Good cut flower for small bouquets. Attracts butterflies.
Splendid tight, compact, extremely uniform Shasta Daisy with attractive dark green glossy, leathery foliage which holds its appeal all summer. Leucanthemum Daisy May® has large 3" to 3 1/2", tightly packed flower heads with upright, pure white outer florets and a pleasing orange-yellow center are freely produced from early to late summer. Prefers good drainage. A Proven Winners® selection.
Large 3-4" white flowers with gold centers completely blanket the compact plants from early through midsummer. Flowers have 2-3 rows of petals for a fuller, fluffier appearance. Leucanthemum 'Whoops-a-Daisy' has a mounded habit with flowers from the top of the plant to the ground. Sturdy plants have dark green foliage and strongly branched stems with many side-buds for abundant blooms. Grow this Daisy in containers or in the garden near the front of the border. Prefers well drained soil, especially in winter. Attracts butterflies.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Pure white daisies with a gold center. Petals emerge quilled then open and flatten with maturity. Very compact habit, blooms in late spring to late summer. Remove spent blooms to encourage rebloom. Long-lasting as cut flowers. Prefers well-drained soil. Attracts butterflies. Ideal for the front of the border, butterfly or cottage gardens, or containers.

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Fragrant small yellow blooms along the branches in early spring before the foliage emerges. Lovely yellow fall color. Versatile native shrub tolerates clay soil, drought (when established), dense shade, and deer. Fall color is best in sunny areas. Light green leaves are aromatic when crushed, hence the common name of Spicebush. The leaves are a favorite food of the Spicebush Butterfly caterpillar.

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Orange-red flowers with pale orange interiors. The slender, trumpet-shaped flowers open in late spring to early summer, and then sporadically until fall. Attracts hummingbirds. Lonicera 'Mandarin' is a Honeysuckle with a twining habit. It will quickly cloak arbors, old trees, and open fences, adding a charming cottage garden touch.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Loads of bright lavender-pink blooms. The tubular flower clusters of Monarda 'Cotton Candy' have lighter interiors accented with a sprinkling of small lavender dots. In midsummer, they form a solid dome of color with the 2 to 2-1/2" flowers on strong, well-branched stems. The dark green foliage forms an upright clump that will fill out containers nicely but won’t run all over the garden. Above average resistance to powdery mildew. Sugar Buzz® series.

Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, is native to eastern North America. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed.
Tidy plants with lavender flowers topping the green, semi-glossy foliage. Though the plant is very compact, the flowers are the same size as taller selections, a full 2-1/2 to 3" across. Blooms from mid through late summer. Good resistance to powdery mildew. A petite selection for the front of a sunny border and combination containers. Slightly spreading, but controlled with a refined habit. A Proven Winners® selection.

Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, is native to eastern North America. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed.

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Color galore from these vibrant, magenta-purple, 2 to 2 1/2" flowers on strong, well-branched stems. Blooms in midsummer. Rounded, upright clump habit. The dark green foliage has above average resistance to powdery mildew. Grow Monarda 'Grape Gumball' in containers, front of the border, and cottage and butterfly gardens.

Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, is native to eastern North America. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed. Sugar BuzzTM series.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Light lilac purple blossoms held by purple bracts. A fine mist of dark purple spots appears on the open petals. Monarda 'Leading Lady Lilac' flowers earlier and forms a more petite clump than other Bee Balm. Blooms from early summer into midsummer. After the first flush of flowers is passing full bloom, a secondary flush blooms above them to extend the color show. Stays where planted; forms a wide clump. Highly attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant.

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Vivid magenta-purple blossoms with dark purple-black bracts. A fine mist of dark purple spots appears on the open petals of Monarda 'Leading Lady Plum'. Flowers earlier and forms a more petite clump than other Bee Balm. Blooms from early summer into midsummer. After the first flush of flowers is passing full bloom, a secondary flush blooms above them, to extend the color show. Stays where planted; forms a wide clump. Highly attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant.

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Lavender lilac, 2 to 2 1/2" flowers on strong, well-branched stems in mid to late summer. The dark green foliage forms an upright clump. Profuse blooms. Above average resistance to powdery mildew. Grow Monarda 'Lilac Lollipop' in containers, front of the border, and cottage and butterfly gardens.

Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, is native to eastern North America. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed. Sugar BuzzTM series.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Vivid cherry pink flowers sit just at the top of the green, semi-glossy foliage. Though the plant is very compact, the flowers are the same size as taller selections, a full 2-1/2 to 3" across. Blooms from mid through late summer. Good resistance to powdery mildew. Monarda 'Pardon My Cerise' is a petite selection for the front of a sunny border and combination containers. Forms a bushy, full clump. A Proven Winners® selection.

Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, is native to eastern North America. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed.

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Bright purple flowers in summer are very eye-catching and last an extra long time. Extra vigorous plants reach 5' tall. This Beebalm has purple tints on the stems for added interest. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
Beautiful selection of our tough native Beardtongue produces a dense cluster of large, pink tubular flowers on strong stems during early and midsummer. Forms an attractive rosette of glossy deep green foliage. Tolerant of hot summers. Has a shorter habit compared to the species.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Lacy wands of bright sky blue flowers are held on amethyst calyxes. The colorful calyxes make it look like it is still in bloom even after flowers have finished. Enjoy color from midsummer until mid fall. The calyxes are spaced very close together to give the flowers a very full look. Perovskia 'Denim 'n Lace' doesn't get too tall, has stronger stems and a more upright habit than most older varieties of Russian Sage. Drought tolerant when established, prefers well drained soil. If trimming is needed, cut back in spring to just above the lowest bud. Attracts Hummingbirds. Deer resistant. A Proven Winners® selection.

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A repeat blooming Phlox! Compact plants are covered with 1" wide, purple-pink flowers for three weeks in June and then lighter repeat blooms until the end of October! Forms a dense, uniform clump with consistently upright stems. For peak performance, cut the plants back in early spring, leaving the clump of evergreen foliage at the base, and then trim just once more by deadheading after the initial blooms. A cross between two hardy Phlox, P. glaberrima and P. carolina ‘Bill Baker’. Very mildew resistant. Plant Phlox 'Forever Pink' in mass, at the front of the border, or in cottage or butterfly gardens.

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Lovely lavender-pink flowers from early summer well into midsummer, with some sporadic rebloom into early fall. Tall Garden Phlox are a mainstay in the midsummer sun garden, and Phlox 'Opening Act Blush' will bloom even earlier, starting in early summer. Lightly fragrant. The dark green, glossy foliage is mildew and disease resistant. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Large, luminous blooms on compact plants. Blue buds open to fragrant clusters of white flowers brushed with blue. This summer to fall bloomer is mildew resistant and naturally dwarf.

Phlox attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Good for cut flowers. Use Phlox Blue Flame® in the front of a border, and in cottage and butterfly gardens.
Delightful rosy coral blooms, highlighted with deep-pink eyes, fill the garden with a sweet fragrance. Phlox paniculata Coral Crème Drop™ is a vigorous, disease resistant selection. Long bloom time from midsummer until early fall. Upright, strong, compact habit. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers well drained, moisture retentive soil. Grow this Phlox in the middle to front of beds and borders, and in butterfly and cottage gardens.
Shades of candy pink lighten toward the centers which are highlighted with deep-pink eyes. Sweetly fragrant. Phlox Cotton CandyTM is a freely branching, disease resistant selection. Long bloom time from midsummer until early fall. Upright, compact habit. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers well drained, moisture retentive soil. Grow this Phlox in the middle to front of beds and borders, and in butterfly and cottage gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Large clusters of fragrant, snow white blossoms with a rich rose red eye are super appealing. Phlox 'White Eye' is summer blooming, naturally dwarf, and highly disease resistant.

Phlox attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Good for cut flowers. Use in the front of a border, and in cottage and butterfly gardens.
Large panicles of hot coral pink flowers held on tall, dark purple stems in mid through late summer. Phlox 'Glamour Girl' maintains bright green, healthy looking foliage on strong stems all summer. Mildew resistant. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Ideal in a mixed border and butterfly or cottage gardens.
Violet blooms with white center markings and red eyes are bright and fragrant. Phlox Grape Lollipop™ is a well branched, disease resistant selection. Long bloom time from midsummer until early fall. Upright, compact habit with strong stems. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers well drained, moisture retentive soil. Grow this Phlox in the middle to front of beds and borders, and in butterfly and cottage gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Cherry-red blooms from mid to late summer and deep purple foliage make this Phlox a show stopper. Gorgeous as soon as the leaves emerge in spring, they are a deep purple accented with lime green veins. Foliage matures to green with purple overtones. Phlox 'Lord Clayton' is mildew resistant. Fragrant.

Phlox attract hummingbirds and butterflies, are sweetly fragrant, and good for cut flowers. Use in the front of a border, and in cottage and butterfly gardens.
Intense deep purple blooms with pure white eyes bloom from midsummer into early fall. Flower heads are composed of large florets up to 1 1/2" in diameter. Compact plant habit, just 15" tall. Good mildew resistance. Sweetly fragrant and long lasting as a cut flower. Grow Phlox 'Purple Kiss' towards the front of a perennial bed or in a cottage, fragrance, or butterfly garden.
Fabulous variegation! Early leaves have prominent, sunny yellow margins that lighten in midsummer to creamy yellow. Large clusters of fragrant, lavender-pink flowers with white centers in late summer. Floriferous and highly mildew resistant. Phlox paniculata 'Shockwave' attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Good for cut flowers. Use to brighten up combination containers, add extended interest to the front of a border, and in cottage and butterfly gardens. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Yellow foliage and clusters of small white to light pink flowers in late spring to early summer. Foliage is especially bright in spring. Rounded habit. Use this colorful member of the Ninebark family in a shrub border, hedge, or as an accent. Beautiful combined with foliage and flowers in shades of purple and violet. Attracts butterflies. Selected by Roy Klehm.
Bright and warm yellow-gold 3" blooms with chocolate brown centers in summer. Slender foliage. This Black Eyed Susan has a nice shorter, mid-size height that is versatile for placing in a perennial border. Attracts butterflies, good for cut flowers. Use Rudbeckia 'Yellow Polka Dot Bikini' in the border, and in cottage, butterfly, and cutting gardens.
A showy upright Sedum with chartreuse-yellow leaves that have narrow, blue-green, serrated margins. Stout, upright stems. In late summer, cream buds open to large clusters of light pink flowers which almost cover the entire clump of foliage. Bronze seed heads extend the plant's interest well into winter. Grow Sedum Autumn DelightTM in perennial gardens, butterfly gardens, and low water use areas.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Sparkling pink blooms on extremely floriferous plants! In summer, tight, compact mounds of blue-green foliage add texture to the garden then burst into bloom in early fall creating a low dome completely covered in pink. Attracts butterflies. Drought tolerant when established. A Proven Winners® plant selection.
Emerging gray-green foliage quickly produces a tight, half-domed mound that is extremely showy. Extra interest provided by textured leaf edges. Pleasing, non-flopping habit throughout the growing season. Billowing mounds of white to soft-pink flowers during late summer carry ornamental interest into winter. Attracts butterflies. Sedum, also known as Stonecrop, are drought tolerant when established.

Use Sedum 'Thundercloud' in the perennial border, butterfly or succulent gardens, and in low water use areas.

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A fabulous line-up of unique colors! Flame red leaves in spring, then red-brown and olive-green leaves in summer, plus creamy yellow flowers in late summer. Sedum 'Touchdown Flame' has a compact, multicrown habit.

Sedum prefer well-drained soil and are drought tolerant when established. Use in borders, succulent gardens, rock gardens, or plant in mass for a swath of easy care color. Deer resistant, and their flowers attract butterflies.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Layer on the color with Sedum 'Petrified'! Smoky gray foliage has relaxed but upright plum red stems. Very pretty pink flower clusters late in summer. Then, for a strong finish to the season, the entire plant turns a glowing burgundy red.

Sedum prefer well-drained soil and are drought tolerant when established. Use in borders, succulent gardens, rock gardens, or plant in mass for a swath of easy care color. Deer resistant, and their flowers attract butterflies.

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Delightful reblooming Lilac with fragrant pink flowers from spring to fall. A compact habit makes Syringa 'Colby's Wishing Star' ideal for the smaller home landscape or any spot where a smaller than typical Lilac is preferred. Good disease resistance. Excellent planted in mixed beds, shrub borders, or as a specimen.

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FULL SUN
First comes colorful foliage, then trusses of blooms! This Japanese Tree Lilac has yellow new foliage; it turns green as the season progresses. Creamy-white, lightly fragrant flowers open in mid to late June. Smooth, cherry-like bark. Syringa 'China Gold' matures to an 18-25' tree with an upright, rounded to oval habit. Good street tree or lawn specimen. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Will grow in partial sun, but best blooms occur in full sun.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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This Japanese Tree Lilac has creamy-white, lightly fragrant flowers that open in mid to late June. New foliage has a slight burgundy-bronze tint. Smooth, cherry-like bark. Matures to an 18-25' tree with an upright, rounded to oval habit. Good street tree or lawn specimen. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

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FULL SUN
Large double flowers are a soft pink in bud, open to pure white as they mature. They are displayed in large, dense trusses with outstanding fragrance and excellent weather resistance. A vigorous, upright growing Lilac. This Syringa's name, 'Beauty of Moscow', is a translation of its Russian name, ‘Krasavitsa Moskvy’.

Use Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.


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Highly fragrant fully double rich deep magenta blossoms. One of the true classic historic lilacs, Syringa 'Charles Joly' is from the French nursery Lemoine, 1896. An upright growing Lilac with clean, healthy foliage. Enjoy Lilacs in the garden and cut for bouquets.

 
 

 
 
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Fully double, lavender-pink flowers are tightly packed into very heavy and dense flower trusses. Knockout fragrance! Light green, pleasing foliage on this upright grower. Use Syringa 'Katherine Havemeyer' as part of a shrub border or near a patio where the wonderful Lilac fragrance can be enjoyed.

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Fragrant, deep reddish-purple single flowers that bloom in showy panicles, each to 9" long. This spring blooming classic was introduced by Lemoine in 1913.

Use Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.

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Huge panicles are packed with sweetly fragrant, fully double, starry lilac-blue florets in late spring. A vigorous, upright grower with healthy mid-green foliage. Syringa 'President Grevy' is one of the finest double blue lilacs in existence!

Use Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.
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Large clusters of rich deep purple, strongly fragrant flowers are among the deepest and darkest of all the purple Lilacs. Syringa 'Yankee Doodle' is an extremely profuse blooming Lilac from Father Fiala. A most appropriate name for an outstanding American creation! Upright grower with healthy pleasing foliage.

Use Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy the wonderful fragrance of Lilacs in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.

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FULL SUN NEW
Huge, arching clusters of fragrant pink flowers in late spring to early summer. Blooms about two weeks later than Syringa vulgaris varieties. Extends the Lilac season. Spicy scent.

Use Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.

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FULL SUN
Reblooming compact Lilac. This choice and unusual small leaved, semi-dwarf lilac is distinguished by its propensity for reblooming. Fragrant lavender-pink flowers. Syringa 'Josee' blooms heavily in spring, and then intermittently throughout summer and fall.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Glowing golden foliage creates a lovely foil for the violet-pink flowers. This vigorous Spiderwort is easy to grow and has a very long bloom period that stretches from late spring to late summer. More floriferous and compact than other spiderworts. Holds its gold color and has good resistance to leaf burn. Attracts butterflies.

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Bright purple blooms in late summer are beautiful with tall grasses and are appreciated by butterflies. This North American native is also known as Ironweed. Veronia 'Southern Cross' is a good choice for flower borders, butterfly gardens, and in naturalistic plantings.

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Enchanting royal purple flower wands in early to midsummer. Veronica 'Enchanted Indigo' often sends out a new flush of foliage and flowers in late summer to early fall. Compact, full clumps. Deer resistant. Attracts butterflies. Deadheading will promote additional blooms. From the Magic Show® Collection. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Silver foliage topped with graceful spires of deep sky blue flowers. Narrow, silver-gray leaves form a 12" tall foliage mound, then in early to mid summer, the blooms arise to 28" tall. Flowers are attractive to butterflies. Prefers medium moisture and well-drained soil. Grow Veronica 'Pure Silver' in a butterfly garden or to add a lovely vertical accent to the middle section of a border.

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Sweet and petite! Pink flower spikes from mid through late summer atop a very compact, bushy mound of healthy green foliage. Ideal for combination containers, edging sunny pathways, or the front of the landscape. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds; deer resistant. Veronica 'Sweet Lullaby' is a Proven Winners® selection.

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Refreshing white blooms from midsummer into late summer. Hummingbirds and butterflies will visit the long, narrow flower spikes and delight in their sweet nectar. Dark green, glossy leaves. Deadheading will promote additional blooms. Deer resistant. A compact grower, Veronica 'White Wands' is suitable for containers, or plant near the front of the border. Magic Show® series.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Wonderfully fragrant white flowers which open from pink-red buds. Dense, compact, selection produces abundant blooms in spring. Viburnum 'Compactum' has extremely healthy dark green foliage that has beautiful fall color in shades of golden orange to wine red.
Outstanding flowers with a spicy-sweet fragrance. Clusters of white flowers open in spring from reddish-pink buds. Viburnum Spice IslandTM is a selection of the Koreanspice Viburnum with a low, uniform, compact globe habit and dark green satiny leaves which turn a red-purple in fall. Wonderful choice for a specimen plant near entryways, patios, or windows where the Daphne-like fragrance can be enjoyed. Selected by Mike Yanny in Wisconsin.
Beautiful selection of the Koreanspice Viburnum with dark rose-pink buds that open to fragrant, soft pink flowers in spring. The leaves turn lovely shades of red in fall. Compact growth with good foliage density on this excellent shrub from Mike Yanny in Wisconsin. Plant Viburnum Spiced BouquetTM near the patio where the luxurious flower scent can be fully enjoyed.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Selected by Roy Klehm for its spectacular fruit display and overall upper Midwest performance. This handsome form of the native Witherod Viburnum has flat-topped clusters of small creamy ivory flowers during midsummer followed by fruits that turn pink, then red, blue and finally black. Often all colors may be present. Clean, dark green, healthy foliage changes to a striking orange-red and purple in fall. Versatile, deciduous shrub is outstanding for naturalizing, mass plantings or as a hedge.
Creamy white flower clusters in late spring to early summer followed by attractive fruit that changes from green to pink, then red, blue and finally black in fall. Foliage turns orange to red tones in fall. A Roy Klehn selection of the Witherod Viburnum, a native to North America. Medium sized, upright-rounded habit. Use Viburnum DefenderTM in mixed borders, to provide a screen, or as a specimen. Attractive to birds and butterflies.
Clusters of white flowers in late spring. Abundant fruit that changes from green to pink, then red, blue and finally black in fall. Excellent green summer foliage turns shades of deep orange to red in the fall. Good upright growth habit. A selection by Roy Klehm of our native Witherod Viburnum. Attracts birds and butterflies. Tolerant of a wide range of soils including boggy ones.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Creamy white, flat-topped flower clusters in early summer followed by fruit that turns pink to red to blue to black in fall. The persistent clusters of small fruit provide excellent winter interest. Exceptionally dark green leaves turn maroon-red in fall. Attracts birds and butterflies. Viburnum FreedomTM is a selection from Mike Yanny in Wisconsin of the native shrub known as Witherod Viburnum.
Extremely fragrant, freely produced, small rounded clusters of white flowers in very early spring just as the leaves begin to emerge. A Roy Klehm selection of an uncommon Chinese species. Flowering when few other shrubs are in bloom. Cut a few branches as they begin to open to enjoy an early bouquet.
Bright blooms and variegated foliage! Pink flowers in late spring to early summer plus season-long interest from green and white leaves that have pink shades when newly emerged. Weigela My MonetTM is a small shrub that fits nicely in a mixed border or a container. Easily grown. The trumpet shaped blooms of Weigela attract hummingbirds. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 
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Outstanding selection of our native Wisteria with compact, 6" flower trusses that are tightly packed with deep lavender-blue flowers. Blooms in early summer, then reblooms throughout summer. This vine climbs by twining and is a strong grower but less aggressive than its Asiatic counterparts. Blooms at a young age. Wisteria 'Amethyst Falls' is ideal for covering walls, fences and pergolas. Attracts butterflies, light sweet scent.

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Sword-like blue-green to glaucous grey-green leaves edged with abundant curly white filaments. Evergreen with a uniform, spiky, rounded clump habit and a smaller size than the straight species. Established plants will bloom with white, bell-shaped flowers in early to midsummer on stout 4-5' flower scapes. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Use Yucca 'Excalibur' for borders, rock gardens, and to add architectural form. Drought tolerant, deer resistant. Prefers well drained soil and does best in full sun, but does tolerate light shade.

 
 

 
 

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