Ceanothus integerrimus is a deciduous shrub from 1–4 metres (3.3–13 ft) tall with an open ascending to erect branch habit. It is a drought-tolerant phanerophyte. Nitrogen fixing actinomycete bacteria form root nodules on Ceanothus roots. Its stems are round yellow to a pale green in color with either small soft to straight stiff sharp hairs paralle..
Grows easily and reliably from seeds, this wildflower has dense violet-lavender to rosy purple flower heads, which provide striking vertical form in the perennial wild flower garden. They perform well in average well-drained soils and full sun, yet they also tolerates poor soils and drought. Unbranched stalks bear dense spikes of lavender to purple..
Grows easily and reliably from seeds, this wildflower has white flower heads, which provide striking vertical form in the perennial wild flower garden. They perform well in average well-drained soils and full sun, yet they also tolerates poor soils and drought. Unbranched stalks bear dense spikes of lavender to purple flowers in July and August on ..
Deodar cedar is among the world’s most elegant and stately of evergreen conifers. This western Himalayan native tree has fast growth and develops a broad, pyramidal habit. Its dense branches are covered in green to blue-green needles. The branch tips often dangle softly downward, giving the entire tree a soft and luxurious feel. With time, the trun..
This variety Herkules produces even more leaves than the regular dill. Successive sowings for leave production are possible until August.Dill is an annual Eurasian field plant that is quite short-lived but very easy to grow outside in warm season or inside all year long.It's a versatile culinary herb; the seeds are used in pickling and lacy leaves ..
An early, rapidly growing variety with intense aroma. It can be used as fresh or dried and commonly added to many dishes (soups, meat, potatoes). It stimulates appetite, improves digestion process and supports stomach functions. Approximately 2000 seeds in 5 g packet. Genus - Anethum Species - Graveolens Variety - Lukullus Common name - ..
An early, rapidly growing variety with intense aroma. It can be used as fresh or dried and commonly added to many dishes (soups, meat, potatoes). It stimulates appetite, improves digestion process and supports stomach functions. Approximately 2000 seeds in 4 g packet. Genus - Anethum Species - Graveolens Common name - Dill Herkules Pre-T..
Downy birch (Betula pubescens) is a fast-growing and relatively small deciduous tree. Although quite similar to silver birch (Betula pendula), downy birch is distinguished by its hairy leaves and shoots.The species’ native range overlaps with that of the silver birch, but reaches further north and east.Due to the tree’s small size and rather poor t..
Craspedia globosa, also known as Drumstick Flower or Billy Buttons, produces a golden-yellow display of spherical flowers that often reach the size of tennis balls. Its most current scientific name is Pycnosorus globosus. The silvery-gray foliage reaches about 60 cm tall and wide, and the flowers bloom almost all year long in warmer climates. Cut d..
Masses of starry rose pink flowers with a contrasting yellow eye, appear to float over the dense, fine foliage. Stunning planted in drifts, in a sunny border or in large patio containers.Great for cutting. Long summer bloom and airy foliage provide good accent in borders or rock gardens. Good small area ground cover. Also effective as an edger for ..
It is likely that no native American evergreen is more prevalent in the North American landscape. Arborvitae is a hardy pyramidal coniferous tree usually cultivated in one of its many shrubby forms. This native of eastern North America has flattened feathery sprays of soft, scale-like, medium to dark green foliage that may turn shades of green and ..
The deep green towers and pyramids of Eastern Red Cedar are an enduring and widespread presence in abandoned fields and open roadsides all across eastern North America. Appearing in a variety of shapes and sizes, it tends to grow in large colonies, and most commonly forms either a tall, narrow spire or broadly conical tree. It grows slowly to moder..
The glossy, spined, dark green leaves of English holly are beautiful year round, but look particularly alluring in fall and winter when contrasted with its clusters of cheerful red berries. A tall, pyramid-shaped, broadleaf evergreen tree, it is native to southern and western Europe, western Asia and extreme northern Africa.The leaves can be quite ..
English lavender is an aromatic, evergreen garden herb that thrives in summer heat and dry weather. It is technically a subshrub, which means it behaves like a perennial but develops woody stems over time. This Western European species is more tolerant of moister growing conditions, which is why it is commonly grown in England, though it still thri..
Long grown in its native Europe as a hedge plant, this small, rounded, low-branched tree is still among the most popular garden hawthorns. It bears clusters of sweet-scented white flowers in showy abundance in late spring, followed by small spherical fruits that ripen red in fall. Some forms have pink blooms. The small, lobed, glossy dark green lea..