Tagetes lucida Mexican Mint Marigold

Mexican Mint Marigold is a native to Central America and has small golden yellow marigold-like flowers. This Marigold will bloom from late summer to early winter providing show stopping color for fall. This is a great plant to put next to other fall bloomers such as Salvia leucantha. The foliage has a refreshing smell that […]

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Stachys byzantina ‘Helen Von Stein’ Lamb’s Ear

Lamb’s Ear is a mat-forming, dense, white/gray woolly perennial. The leaves are extremely hairy and very soft to the touch, thus the name Lamb’s Ear. The Helen Von Stein is one of the best varieties available with larger leaves and it is more heat and humidity resistant. This cultivar does not bear flowers which would […]

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Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Tuscan Blue’ Upright Rosemary

‘Tuscan Blue’ is a large evergreen, upright Rosemary with a good flavor making it an excellent culinary herb, or a landscaping shrub. As an herb, Rosemary is used to flavor meat dishes, and condiments. The small blue flowers that appear in mid summer are edible as well, and make a nice garnish for salads. In […]

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Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Prostratus’ Prostrate Rosemary, Creeping Rosemary

Prostrate Rosemary is a low-spreading, evergreen shrub or groundcover. Its leaves are green, leathery and very aromatic. This Rosemary has pale-blue flowers from early to mid-summer. Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Prostratus’ can be used as a beautiful groundcover because of its height which reaches only up to 3 feet high and 4-8 feet in its spread. Creeping […]

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Rivina humilis – Pigeonberry

Pigeonberry is a small groundcover that provides many different colors all season long. It is unique in that it is covered with small white and pink flowers, green and red berries, and red and green foliage at the same time. The berries are much loved by birds providing them with winter food, and it is […]

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Perovskia atriplicifolia Russian Sage

Perovskia atriplicifolia is a native to Afghanistan and was named the Perennial Plant Association’s Plant of the Year in 1995. Russian Sage has tolerance to heat and drought and also will not be eaten by deer. During the long bloom season this upright plant will put out sprays of lavender blue flowers which attract butterflies […]

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Lantana hybrida ‘Irene’ Irene Lantana

antana hybrida ‘Irene’ is a shrub-type Lantana that can get 2-3′ in height with a 6-8′ spread. Irene is similar to ‘Confetti’ with tri-colored blooms consisting of yellow, pink, and red but the colors are more vibrant than the muted colors of ‘Confetti’.  The colors of Lantana flowers will change colors with age and vary […]

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Lantana ‘Dallas Red’ Lantana Lantana ‘Dallas Red’ – Lantana

Lantana ‘Dallas Red’ has a great show of flowers that last from spring till frost, the flowers are golden yellow, orange and red and will all deepen to red with age. Dallas Red Lantana has a compact growth habit and is great for attracting butterflies into the garden. Lantana is drought tolerant, salt tolerant, deer […]

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Asparagus meyeri ‘Foxtail Fern’

Asparagus meyeri is an evergreen arching perennial that has feathery, needle-like, stems. Foxtail Fern is often thought of as a fern but really it is not a true fern, i.e. it produces seeds rather than spores. This “Fern” is however related to the vegetable Asparagus which also has fern-like foliage. Foxtail Fern is very similar […]

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Asparagus densiflorus ‘Sprengeri’ Asparagus Fern

Asparagus densiflorus ‘Sprengeri’ is an evergreen arching perennial that has feathery, needle-like, stems giving an open, loose appearance in growth. Asparagus Fern is often thought of as a fern but really it is not a true fern, i.e. it produces seeds rather than spores. This “Fern” is however related to the vegetable Asparagus which also […]

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