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$17.95, 3 for $50.00
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Late season lavender blooms attract butterflies. This Ornamental Onion provides lavender blooms in late summer and handsome blue-green foliage throughout the growing season. A substantial selection of the popular Allium senescens 'Glaucum' with slightly taller, thick, twisting, blue-green foliage. Prefers good drainage. Tolerates drought. Grow Allium 'Blue Eddy' along border fronts, pathway edges, and rock gardens.

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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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Late season fireworks for the garden! Heavy blooming plants begin to bud in July above glossy green foliage 6-8” tall. In August the light lavender pink flowers open in round 2" clusters on strong, upright 18” stems. Let the seed heads dry in place for extended interest. Attracts butterflies, resists deer. Grow Allium x 'August Asteroids' in borders, cutting and butterfly gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Richly colored Ornamental Onion blooms in midsummer with violet purple flowers. Dark purple-toned stems add depth to the display of 2" bloom clusters. Forms nice clumps. Strong stems. Attracts butterflies, resists deer. Grow Allium 'Windy City' in mass plantings, rock gardens, mixed borders, and butterfly gardens.

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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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Deep pink blooms held on dark, wiry stems in late summer to early fall. Bright yellow anthers highlight the center of the flower. Anemone 'Lucky Charm' offers an extra season of interest from the attractive foliage that starts out burgundy-violet and matures to green on top with a burgundy-violet underside. Use in borders, cottage gardens, and woodland gardens. Part shade is ideal, in sunnier sites mulch to maintain an even soil moisture. Deer resistant.

 
 

 
 

 
 

$18.95, 3 for $53.00
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Beautiful sprays of lacy, cream-colored flowers in late spring to early summer. Very floriferous, the abundant blooms will cover the deep green foliage. A North American native, Goatsbeard is similar in appearance to Astilbe, but it is more drought tolerant. Prefers organic soils. Deer resistant. Grow Aruncus 'Chantilly Lace' in a shade garden or woodland edge. A Proven Winners® selection.
The foliage of this Japanese Painted Fern offers spectacular metallic-pewter color for the shady garden. The fronds are a deep gray-green with silvery shading and plum-red mid-ribs. Long lasting coloration. Athyrium 'Pewter Lace' is outstanding planted with broad leaf shade plants such as Heuchera. Wonderful in container combinations. Deer resistant.

$19.95, 3 for $56.00
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Big, bold, and beautiful. In late spring, gorgeous golden yellow flower spikes open to make a dramatic statement in your garden. Baptisia 'American Goldfinch' is one of the most floriferous Baptisia, producing an abundance of brightly colored spikes for many weeks. Full, widely rounded plant habit. Blooms mature to form attractive round seed pods adding interest later in the season.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Beautiful and unusual deep maroon buds open to maroon and yellow flowers held on strong scapes above the blue-green foliage. Baptisia Decadence® 'Cherries Jubilee' blooms in late spring to early summer, secondary branching on the flower stems increases the show. As the flowers age, they turn gold. Well-branched stems form a bushy, upright spreading mound of foliage that is relatively short for Baptisia. The Decadence® series of Baptisia were chosen for their desirable colors and relatively compact size.

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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.

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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.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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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®.
Unique bicolor flower spikes. In late spring to early summer, soft yellow flowers mature to dusty raspberry purple, and both colors appear on the stem at the same time. Charcoal stems really make the colors pop. Forms a full and bushy specimen; perfect for adding structure in the garden. Baptisia 'Pink Lemonade' is the first bicolor in the Decadence® Deluxe Series, a group with a taller, vase-shaped habit.

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A unique color for Baptisia! Clear soft pink blossoms with a pale yellow keel are produced in late spring. A good supply of side shoots gives 'Pink Truffles' the longest bloom display of the Baptisias. We love all the Baptisia colors, but noticed that in a blooming group of Baptisia our eye went right to these - it is that different! Has a compact, shorter habit that makes it easy to fit into any garden. Decadence® series. A Proven Winners® plant selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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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.

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Cute as a button with deep pink flowers on short stems above shiny green leaves. Large blooms on petite plants provide a very showy display in early spring. Very floriferous, a one year old clump of Bergenia 'Flirt' had over thirty flower spikes. Winter foliage is clean, shiny, and almost black. Deer resistant. Grow Bergenia 'Flirt' in containers, front of border, or in mixed beds.

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Pink, satiny blossoms open in early spring. Shiny, narrow leaves look much like the wings of a dragonfly. Foliage turns to a rich plum-red in winter. Bergenia 'Pink Dragonfly' is a lovely garden specimen with a long season of interest.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Bright pink blooms on upright stems that are nicely branched to hold extra flowers! Forms a large, tight and upright plant that blooms so heavily, it could be mistaken for an Azalea from a distance. The 10-12" tall clump of foliage turns satiny purple-black in the fall and winter, making a gorgeous foil for the early to mid spring blooms. Foliage greens up as the season progresses.
Impressive size! Large, heavily silvered, green veined leaves grow up to 6-1/2" long by 5-1/2" wide. Vigorous grower. Makes a dramatic statement in the landscape, or use as a bold specimen in a container. Sky blue, Forget-Me-Not-type blooms in spring. Deer resistant. Prefers average to slightly moist, well-drained soil. Use Brunnera 'Alexander's Great' for a bold accent in a shady bed or large container.
Frosty silver, heart shaped leaves traced with dramatic green veining highlight this distinctive American introduction. In early spring, vivid blue, forget-me-not-like flowers bloom with Magnolia and daffodil. Excellent heat tolerance. Thrives in evenly moist, rich soil. Use Brunnera 'Jack Frost' in the shady border or add to a container.

 
 

 
 

 
 
This silvery mound of heart-shaped leaves will be the highlight of a shady setting. Leaves emerge lightly silvered with some green veining then mature to a striking solid silver. Tiny blue flowers on slender 18-22" stems hover above the foliage in early to mid spring. Brunnera 'Looking Glass' is a selection from the outstanding B.'Jack Frost'. Grow in a shady border or container; use as a specimen or in groups as a ground cover.

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Variegated leaves on a nicely compact grass-like plant. Dark green foliage edged with bright white makes this Sedge a striking addition to the shade garden. Small, cream, bottlebrush-like flowers are produced in mid-spring but are insignificant compared to the handsome foliage. Deer resistant. Evergreen in its southern range. Grow in average to moist soil. This is one of those plants we like not only for its looks, but also for its "useability". A compact, but not too small size, lets Carex 'Ice Dance' work wonderfully in containers, rain gardens, woodland areas, and borders. A slow to moderate spreader, it can also be used as a ground cover.

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Narrow, arching creamy-yellow leaves with dark green margins. This Variegated Japanese Sedge prefers rich, moist soils, but will also grow well in average soil. Has a better tolerance for occasional dry spells than most Sedges. Clump forming. Grow Carex 'Evergold' along walkways, in rain gardens, containers, and at the edge of woodland gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Slender cream stripes accent the leaves on this variation of the much loved Lily of the Valley. Late spring brings the flowers this plant is known for: white, waxy, bell-shaped, with wonderful fragrance. Occasional solid green foliage may appear. Spreads by rhizomes. Deer resistant.

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A European Lily of the Valley noted for its larger fragrant flowers, which are followed by orange berries. Prolific bloomer when compared to species. Taller flower stems rise well above the foliage in early spring making it an ideal selection for cutting and using in arrangements. Excellent shade groundcover. Deer resistant.
Bright gold spring color changes to chartreuse later in the season. This vigorous tetraploid is a sport of C. 'Cream da Mint', featuring larger flowers in May and berries in late summer. Deer resistant. Discovered by Rick Sawyer and named for the nursery where it was selected, and with memories of his friend Mildred Seaver's choice of footwear.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Exceptionally fragrant spring flowers that are twice the size of a typical Lily of the Valley. Foliage is broader, larger, and dark green. An excellent groundcover. The photo shows 'Fortin's Giant' on the right and 'Rosea' on the left. Deer resistant.

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This rarely encountered selection of the beloved Lily of the Valley has been grown for generations in the noted English garden at Hardwick Hall. An outstanding selection distinguished both by extra broad leathery leaves each very narrowly margined with pale green and extra large, sweetly fragrant pendulous flowers. Deer resistant.

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Ultra charming member of a very charming family! Bell-like, fragrant double blooms hang not just singly, but in small clusters along the racemes to create a very appealing flower stem. Heavenly Lily of the Valley fragrance. Strong grower for the shady border or front of a woodland path. Deer resistant. Convallaria 'Prolificans' is lovely to cut in bunches for petite bouquets or use to add fragrance to a small mixed posy.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Yellow edged foliage accents this Lily of the Valley. Fragrant, white, bell-shaped blooms in early spring. Grow Convallaria 'Touch of Lemon' for its long season of interest. Great choice for a shade loving groundcover. Spreads by rhizomes. Deer resistant.
Golden yellow, 1-1/2" wide flowers with clear, dark red eyes blanket these compact, rounded plants from early to late summer. Bright green, threadleaf foliage. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant, can be used as a cut flower. Rounded, compact habit, excellent flower coverage, and long bloom time make Coreopsis 'Curry Up' a great addition to a sunny, easy-care garden! In the Sizzle & SpiceTM Coreopsis series.
Perfectly pretty pink flowers! Prolific bloomer; pink striped, bell-like flowers cover the plant in spring. Burgundy-purple fall color. Elegant blooms on a tough, adaptable plant. Pruning is seldom needed, but it may be trimmed immediately after flowering. Neat, mounded shrub with an arching, spreading habit. Deutzia Yuki Cherry BlossomTM is wonderful on a sunny slope, in a perennial bed, along a path, or use in mass for an outstanding groundcover. Deer resistant. Attracts hummingbirds. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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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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Warm and brilliant tones on extra large, 4-1/2" flowers. Colors change from red to orange to coral to pink. Echinacea 'Mama Mia' has a nice medium-large habit, numerous strong stems, and a long bloomtime from early to late summer. Fragrant.
Large, very fragrant flowers have pure white rays held horizontally in double rows around a bold yellow cone. This vigorous Coneflower has an extended bloom season through summer and fall. Sturdy, well-branched stems hold blooms that are 4-5" wide. Good for cut flowers. Echinacea 'Fragrant Angel' is a staff favorite for its sweet clover scent, appealing bloom form, and strong upright habit.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Large, 3" wide, hot magenta pink flowers that really catch your eye from a distance. Flowers lighten to light lavender pink as they mature. Dark stems add drama. Truly compact, very uniform habit. Echinacea 'Sensation Pink' is nicely branched and floriferous.
Lavender clusters of large-spurred flowers float above mahogany-red foliage in spring which in time turns reddish-bronze-green. Deciduous. Epimedium 'Bronze Maiden' is another fine choice from the Epimedium master, Darrell Probst.
Charming, dainty deciduous leaflets emerge a dark purple in early spring forming a stunning backdrop for the airy, large rosy-pink flowers with prominent pure white spurs. Epimedium 'Dark Beauty' originated in the famed New York garden of the late Harold Epstein.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Abundant, soft pink blooms on wiry stems in early spring rise above a vigorous, spreading clump of dark green foliage. Epimedium 'Pink Elf' is a hybrid from Epimedium expert Robin White; an E. leptorrhizum and E. pubescens cross with evergreen leaves.
In spring, sprays of large cherry-rose flowers with prominent white spurs rise above the clumps of small deciduous leaves. Epimedium 'Princess Susan' originated in the New York garden of the late Harold Epstein, one of North America's most revered plantsman and named in honor of his daughter.

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Large, brightly colored flowers are rose-purple with white spurs. Spring foliage has attractive purple-red shading. The leaves of Epimedium 'Waterfall' stack and overlap to form a cascade of foliage.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Fabulous lavender pink flower spikes. Spring foliage is red tinged, turning green; then comes long lasting fall color ranging from yellow, orange, to red. Clumping habit. Evergreen in zones 7 and 8, deciduous in zones 5 and 6.

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Amazingly unique selection has compact mounds of glossy, elongated, spiny-edged leaves that are burnished and shaded with copper and red tones. As a dainty counterpoint, lemon yellow flowers create spidery candelabras above the foliage in spring. Deer resistant.

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Explodes with sprays of small, silvery pink flowers held well above the foliage. The leaves fan outward only 3" tall in bloom, with flower stems to 7". A second flush of leaves reaches 10". A little direct sun encourages blooms. Epimedium 'Pink Star' is fast growing with an evergreen nature.

 
 

 
 

 
 
New leaflets emerge a rich chestnut, changing to green flushed with burgundy, with the deepest burgundy at the leaf edges. First flush of beautiful, thick foliage rises to 9” and holds its brilliant spring colors longer than most. Light lavender flowers with white spur tips. Second flush of colorful foliage to 14”. Dense, semi-evergreen foliage.

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Outstanding fall color distinguishes this selection of the Japanese Hakone Grass. Creamy-yellow and green variegated leaves turn red-purple tones in fall. Tiny reddish-brown flower spikes in airy clusters add beauty during late summer and fall. Hakonechloa 'Naomi' is superb for cascading over rocks, in borders or containers. Hakonechloa are deer resistant.
Amazing color throughout the season! Vibrant chartreuse to golden-yellow foliage with deep crimson tips. In fall, the colors turn to chartreuse and gold with tones of burnt orange and burgundy-red. Hakonechloa SunFlareTM has a bushy, compact habit.

Hakonechloa, also known as Japanese Forest Grass, is a grass that prefers a shady site. Wonderful to contrast with the wide leaves of Hosta. Superb for cascading over rocks, at the front edge of a border, or spilling out from containers. Hakonechloa are deer resistant.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Stunning flowers plus fantastic foliage. Dark purple buds on red stems open to single, rounded, saturated purple-red flowers with bright chartreuse nectaries. They appear for months from late winter into mid-spring. The leaves emerge in spring a bronzy green with electric pink veining. As the foliage matures, the marbling turns cream and remains attractive all year long. Helleborus 'Anna's Red' is a superb introduction that was 12 years in the making.
Double blooms in scrumptious berry shades! Helleborus 'Berry Swirl' has some flowers in a deep rose-red, others are blended with cream for shades of deep to light orchid pink to create a pleasing mix for the spring garden.
Double white flowers with deep raspberry pink veining and picotee edges in early spring. Helleborus 'Blushing Bridesmaid' is a vigorous grower with abundant blooms. From Hans Hanson, selected for double flowers on plants with notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).

 
 

 
 

 
 
Helleborus 'Confetti Cake' has 2-1/2 to 3" double white flowers with burgundy speckling concentrated toward the center of the petals. A vigorous grower with abundant, early spring blooms. From Hans Hanson, selected for double flowers on plants with notable vigor, showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).
Double, fluffy, light pink flowers are the perfect addition to the early spring garden. After the subdued hues of winter, the clear pink blooms of Helleborus 'Cotton Candy' will bring a bright, fresh touch to the garden. A sweet Hellebore!
Helleborus 'Dark and Handsome' bears double, 2-1/2 to 3", near black to black-purple flowers. From Hans Hanson, selected for notable vigor, showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).

 
 

 
 

 
 
Helleborus 'French Kiss' has large, 3 to 3-1/2", single blooms of white with raspberry pink striations. Raspberry flares and ivory anthers accent the center. From Hans Hanson; these plants have notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).

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Brilliant golden yellow blooms with contrasting orange centers. Helleborus 'Gold Fever' adds warm, bright color to the early spring garden. Glossy, deep green foliage is attractive year-round. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Green is an intriguing garden color when used for the unexpected, such as it is here, for blooms instead of foliage. This green Hellebore will let you create fabulous arrangements for indoors and serene garden settings outdoors. It is a superb partner for brighter colors, or mix with white or ivory for for a crisp, fresh look. Large, 3", early spring flowers in shades of apple green on floriferous plants will vary in their burgundy spotting, picotee, and veining. And even though green-flowered Hellebores have typically been known as slower growers in the past, 'Green Gambler' is just as vigorous and floriferous as the others in this series. Leathery green foliage. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).

 
 

 
 

 
 
A color medley for the garden! Lovely single-flowered selections of the HoneymoonTM Series from hybridizer Hans Hansen. In his breeding work, he selects for plants with notable vigor, showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors. Colors in the mix include apricot, black, mauve purple, white, yellow, wine red, and pink. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Large, 3", cream to light yellow flowers heavily splashed with strawberry to burgundy red flecks on each petal. Extraordinarily heavy flowering, Helleborus 'Ice Follies' is the most floriferous and robust member of the great Winter ThrillersTM series! Hardy to Zone 4b (the warmer half of zone 4).
Double, 2-3", flowers in shades of light to dark pink accented with ivory anthers. Helleborus 'Maid of Honor' is from the work of Hans Hanson; these plants have notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to the warmer half of zone 4 (Zone 4b).

 
 

 
 

 
 
Dark, dramatic color that includes deep grey-purple, jet black, and black-purple. Abundant 2-1/2" to 3” single flowers. Helleborus 'New York Night' is a lovely selection chosen for vigor, large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors.
Helleborus 'Paris in Pink' has extra large, 3-1/2 to 4", single blooms flushed with rosy plum; a hint of lime green acccents the centers. From Hans Hanson; these plants have notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Glowing, rich rose red blooms on this excellent large flowered double strain of Hellebore. Very well branched and free blooming. Flowers in early spring. Helleborus 'Red Sapphire' is perfect in mixed beds, cottage gardens, or as an understory planting at the sunny edge of a woodsy area.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Helleborus 'Rio Carnival' bears dramatic light yellow flowers with heavy burgundy red speckling. Single blooms are 2-1/2" to 3” in diameter. From Hans Hanson; these plants have notable vigor and showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).

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Helleborus 'Rome in Red' has 3-4", single, rich maroon to wine red flowers. Ivory anthers highlight the center of the blooms. From Hans Hanson's HoneymoonTM series. He selects for plants with notable vigor, showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Helleborus 'True Love' bears rich maroon red, 3 to 3-1/2" double flowers. From Hans Hanson; these plants have notable vigor, showy floral displays with large numbers of blossoms per plant, and rich flower colors. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).

 
 

 
 

 
 
Clear white, 2" to 2-1/2", double flowers with a touch of fresh green at the center, blooms in early spring. Helleborus 'Wedding Bells' is a vigorous grower with abundant blooms from Hans Hanson. Hardy to zone 4b (the southern half of zone 4).
Ivory flowers flushed rosy-pink and streaked with green and rose provide superb, subtle color. Outward facing clusters of numerous long-lasting blooms in early spring. The flower color intensifies with time. Bold, leathery, blue-green divided evergreen leaves with year round appeal. English Hellebore introduction of outstanding merit. Use Helleborus 'Ivory Prince' at the woodland edge, along a path, or in a cottage garden.

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Large 3" cup-shaped outward facing late winter to early spring flowers open in shades of pink and rose. Leathery, dark green foliage. No two plants are identical in color. A German seed strain whose parentage includes the finest Hellebore varieties.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Bold, outward facing, large, 3" rounded flowers in shades of burgundy-red from late winter into spring. Handsome dark green foliage. Helleborus Red Lady Strain is a seed raised German strain with cup-shaped single blooms and a bushy, clump-forming habit.

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Soft yellow blossoms in early spring. Some flowers in this strain will be accented with maroon spotting. Cup-shaped flowers are to 2-3" diameter. One of the Lady Series of Hellebore developed by Gisela Schmiemann of Germany. Leathery green foliage. Beautiful with green and ivory variegated Hosta and the dark tones of Actaea foliage.

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Shiny, jet black leaves with scalloped, ruffled edges. Each large, 4 to 4-1/2" leaf has rosy purple undersides, revealed along the intensely ruffled edges of the leaves. Oldest leaves have a slight silver overlay. In cooler areas it holds its rich color even in full sun, some shade is preferred in warmer zones. The new standard in black Heuchera. Forms an incredibly dense 8-10" tall clump. White flowers with pink calyxes appear on 18-20" scapes in midsummer. In the New PrimoTM Collection of Heuchera of bigger, better landscape plants. A Heuchera villosa hybrid with increased tolerance of high heat and humidity. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Silky, near black foliage is sylishly ruffled and accented by purple undersides. Heuchera 'Black Taffeta' has large, glossy leaves in perfect proportion to the plant. Vigorous and reliable. Fast growth rate, forms a 12" tall mound. Light pink flowers in spring on nicely proportioned, 21" flower stalks. A Heuchera villosa hybrid with increased tolerance of high heat and humidity.
A bright combination of chartreuse and pink. Starting in spring, large, 4-1/2" wide leaves are chartreuse; they mellow to lime green in summer. Forms an 8-10" tall clump topped with wide clusters of pink flowers on 20-24" stems that are produced continuously from midsummer until early fall. Flowers dry on the stems to a lovely raspberry color for extended interest. This plant performs best in filtered sun, as too much sun will bleach the brightly colored leaves. In the PrimoTM collection of Heuchera, selection of larger plants well suited for landscape use. A Proven Winners® selection.

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A dark jewel for the garden. Deep mahogany brown leaves look near-black from afar. Large 4" leaves have rich raspberry undersides. New leaves are extremely curly and ruffled, they smooth out a bit as the leaves expand. Heuchera 'Ruffles 'n Truffles' is a robust grower that has thickly packed leaves to create a dense, compact mound 10-12" tall. Medium pink flowers on 18-20" stems complement the foliage.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Sweet and petite! A new hybrid Rose of Sharon that grows just 3-4' tall and wide without pruning. Abundant lavender-pink blooms that glow against the handsome dark blue-green foliage. Long blooming from mid to late summer into early fall. Nearly seedless. Deer resistant.

A versatile small woody shrub to grow in mixed borders, as an accent, or as a beautiful, no-trimming-needed compact hedge. Hibiscus Pollypetite® is a Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

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High interest blooms. White blooms have violet-blue striations that deepen towards the center and yellow signals adding a bright note.

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Delicious color. Rose falls have bright cherry halos where the signals and the falls meet. Sometimes the halos extend all the way out covering the falls, occasionally they are but a wisp. Standards are light purple. Pearly styles have yellow tips, matching the gold signals. Good grower. Iris 'Cherry Fling' blooms early to mid in the Siberian Iris season.

 
 

 
 
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Deep purple accented with bright white and vivid yellow. Standards and falls are rich purple with lighter blue-purple styles. The semi-flaring falls display prominent white and yellow signals with purple veining. Iris 'Contrast in Styles' is perfectly named for its incredible contrasting color patterns. Blooming in early summer, the 3-5" flowers are impossible to miss.
Intriguing layers of color: lavender standards, ginger falls, speckles all over and pearly pale gold styles. Sweet fragrance. Abundant blooms, carried well above the sturdy foliage. Five to seven buds per stalk, forms an excellent large clump. Winner of multiple awards including the Morgan-Wood Medal. Iris 'Ginger Twist' blooms early to mid in the Siberian Iris season.
Smooth and warming color. Pale violet standards sit above falls that open a pinky gold brown which lightens over time to a golden buff with pink undertones and gold rims. Styles are light yellow with golden tips. Forms a great clump with plentiful buds. Winner of the Morgan-Wood Medal. Iris 'Humors of Whiskey' blooms mid season in the Siberian Iris season.

 
 

 
 
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Deep purple standards; darker purple, velvety falls; and a black-purple and gold blaze highlighted with a touch of white. Winner of the Morgan Award, the highest award for Siberian Irises. Blooms mid to late in the Siberian Iris season.

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Regal purple flowers are accented by a white blaze with purple veining. Ultra rich color. Very early to midseason bloom.
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. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Pastel pink, 2 to 2-1/2", flowers are held on strong, well-branched stems creating a carpet of blooms that cover the foliage in midsummer. The dark green foliage forms an upright clump with enough vigor to quickly fill out containers but is not aggressive in the garden. In the Sugar Buzz® Series of Monarda that are compact growers and display above average resistance to powdery mildew.
Standing tall and strong! Even with its considerable height, this grass stays very upright. Heavy flowering in late summer. Greenish tan flower panicles are held on the top two thirds of the plant and look like they burst out of the clump like water in a fountain. Its attractive blue-green leaves are very wide and strappy. This durable grass will tolerate drought, heat, and wind once established. Switch Grass gets its name from the peaceful swishing sound it makes when blowing in the wind. All parts of this grass are very sturdy, and will remain standing through winter unless snows are heavy. Good cover for birds during cold weather. Grow Panicum 'Blue Fountain' as a focal point, in mass, for screening, alongside ponds, at the back of a border, and with other native grasses and perennials.
Excellent vertical accent for a sunny site. Forms a very upright column of steel blue foliage and powdery blue stems. In early fall, the top of the clump explodes with golden seed panicles. The narrow base of the plant makes it an ideal candidate for smaller areas that need height and vertical structure. All parts of this grass are very sturdy, and will remain standing through winter unless snows are heavy. This provides important cover for birds during the coldest days of winter. Drought tolerant when established. Deer resistant. Switch Grass gets its name from the peaceful swishing sound it makes when blowing in the wind. Grow Panicum 'Totem Pole' as a focal point, in mass, for screening, alongside ponds, at the back of a border, and with other native grasses and perennials.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Finely textured perennial with abundant purple blossoms. Blooms midsummer until early fall. Gray-green foliage. Perovskia Little LaceTM is a Russian Sage with dense, upright, compact growth habit and sturdy branching. Drought tolerant when established, prefers well drained soil. If trimming is needed, cut back in spring to just above the lowest bud. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Deer resistant.

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A wow plant! An amazing number of large, deep shrimp pink flowers in spring. Foliage is green with prominent white spots. Large, spreading habit; foliage clumps reach 8-10" tall and 24" wide. Deer and mildew resistant. Attracts hummingbirds. Grow Pulmonaria 'Shrimps on the Barbie' along paths, in borders, and in a woodland area.
Vivid violet-blue flowers with deep purple calyxes from late spring into early summer. The abundant spires on Salvia 'Violet Riot' create a concentrated show of color. Nice neat habit for containers or front of the border. Rabbit and deer resistant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Grow in containers, borders, and cottage or butterfly gardens. Cutting back plants encourages rebloom in fall. Salvia Color Spires® series. A Proven Winners® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Soft pink flowers are held by dark mauve pink calyxes. Blooms late spring to early summer, cut back after flowering to encourage rebloom. Selected for larger, more refined flowers. Excellent garden performance. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Grow Salvia 'Ballerina Pink' in beds and borders, and cottage and butterfly gardens.
Vibrant lavender pink flowers are held on darker pink calyxes. Produces rich, brightly colored flowers for a long bloom period. Salvia is a staple for every sunny garden, producing a bountiful mass of colorful flower spires from late spring into early summer. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds, deer resistant. Grow in borders and for cut flowers.

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Tiny clusters of yellow flowers open from early to midsummer. Dark green, glossy foliage and a tidy, compact habit create a polished look. Sedum 'Little Miss Sunshine' is perfect for rock gardens, combination containers, or the front of the border.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Soft, fuzzy, silvery grey leaves, add interesting texture and restful breaks in a bright colors border. It has a dense habit and is often used as a small scale groundcover or edging. Stachys 'Fuzzy Wuzzy' blooms in early summer with wooly, 14-16" lavender spikes rising above the cool silver foliage. We like to pick these at the bud stage and add to small bouquets. Give this good drainage, rake vigorously in early spring to remove old foliage. Deer resistant, drought tolerant. Grow along border edges, in rock gardens, and containers. Its soft texture makes it the perfect addition to children's gardens.

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Large, feathery lavender-blue flowers measuring 4-5" across. Wonderful for fresh bouquets. The deep green foliage is neatly mounding. Stokesia is a native North American wildflower. It has been grown for many years for its beautiful flowers and ease of culture. Good heat tolerance. Blooms from midsummer to early fall if deadheaded. Attracts butterflies, deer resistant. Grow in borders, cutting gardens, and patio containers.

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Lightly fragrant spring flowers are a frosty mix of pink and white on 13" wands. Lacy green leaves are glossy with dark purple markings. Semi-evergreen, more so in warmer areas. Forms a clump, that will slowly trail outward giving it possibilities as a restrained groundcover. Prefers a organic soil. Tiarella 'Sugar and Spice' is a very decorative choice for a shady border or in containers.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Beautiful rose-red blooms from early to late summer on a compact, bushy plant. Glossy green leaves. Good cut flower. Attracts hummingbirds, deer resistant. Grow Veronica 'Red Fox' toward the front of a border, in cutting gardens, and cottage gardens.
Czechmark Sunny Side UpTM is distinctive for its white flowers, each with a cheery yellow spot in the center. Lush apple-green leaves add to the fresh look of the blooms. Czechmark® Weigela is a new series selected especially for their pure, true colors and bountiful blooms. Glossy green foliage looks handsome all season. Very nice medium-small size. Attracts hummingbirds. Resists deer. Developed in the Czech Republic. Grow in mixed beds and borders, as a focal point, or as a lower growing hedge. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.
Flower power times three! Blooms of white, pink, and red, all at the same time, for a sparkling effect in the garden. Blooms from late spring to early summer. Czechmark® Weigela is a new series selected especially for their pure, true colors and bountiful blooms. Glossy green foliage looks handsome all season. Very nice smaller size. Attracts hummingbirds. Resists deer. Developed in the Czech Republic. Grow Czechmark TrilogyTM in mixed beds and borders, as a focal point, or as a lower growing hedge. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Deer generally avoid scented, fuzzy, and tough to chew plants, but there are also many other plants that they pass by. Although deer can be unpredictable, we have compiled this list of plants that they usually ignore. For a region specific list, check with your local university extension service, they often provide information about deer resistant plants.

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