Commonly grown as an annual, a dwarf, compact mix with true snapdragon flowers in a wide range of bright colours.A favourite for summer bedding and containers.Easy to grow and sun-loving, snapdragons grow best in sharply-drained fertile garden soil. They flower best if spent flower spikes are removed and plants are fed regularly. When weather is ve..
Grown as much for its foliage as for its flowers, snow-on-the-mountain’s small but showy leaves may be light green, variegated or entirely white. They clasp erect, many-branched stems which grow 1-3 ft. tall. Tiny flowers, each with whitish, petal-like bracts, are borne in clusters atop the stems. Landscape as cultivated herbaceous annual; weedy in..
Resembling popcorn, the abundant clustered white fruits of this small deciduous shrub accompany the fuzzy medium-green leaves from late summer into winter, remaining for several weeks after leaf drop. The dense twiggy stems of this western North American native sucker to form a low upright thicketing plant. The inconspicuous tiny pink flowers are p..
Hardy and reliable, arrowwood is a useful medium-sized to large deciduous shrub that is amenable to many growing conditions and soil types. This native of the eastern United States has straight upright stems, a rounded habit, and distinctive dark green, coarsely toothed leaves that turn shades of yellow, burgundy or purple-red in fall. In late spri..
Swamp milkweed is native to pond edges and stream banks of the eastern and Midwestern United States. The cultivar ‘Cinderella’ bears rose-red flowers. Though this perennial is a wetland plant, it is very adaptable and at home in sunny gardens.Delightful, lightly fragrant flowers are produce summer through fall. They are born atop upright stems that..
Swamp milkweed is native to pond edges and stream banks of the eastern and Midwestern United States. The cultivar ‘Ice Ballet’ bears clear white flowers. Though this perennial is a wetland plant, it is very adaptable and at home in sunny gardens.Delightful, lightly fragrant flowers are produce summer through fall. They are born atop upright stems t..
A half hardy annual, flowers the same year as sown.I lightly fragrant mass of little star-shaped daisies. Perfect for moxed plantings, baskets, containers.Swan River daisy can survive in a variety of soil conditions and is drought tolerant, but requires well drained soil and full sun. Pinch back plants throughout the growing season for fresh flushe..
Easy, 'pincushion' flowers attract butterflies and beesBrightly coloured pincushion heads above crisp green foliage. A real magnet to butterflies and bees, great in 'cottage garden' borders or as a lasting cut flower.This popular annual gets its common name of from its long, gray stamens that protrude like "pins" from the dense "cushion" of the flo..
This flower grows up to 60 cm tall and features small flowers held in dense, flat-topped terminal clusters 7-12 cm wide.Flowers come in vivid shades of red, pink, white and bicolor, with a light eye, and with fringed petals that are bearded on the inside. Bloom from May to July. Lance-shaped medium green leaves.In optimum growing conditions it will..
Numerous common names exist for the Appalachian tea tree, one of northeastern North America's most ornamental native shrubs. Not only are the white flower clusters pretty in spring, but the ensuing berry clusters and fall foliage ranges in numerous colors. This viburnum's silhouette is upright but spreading, forming a rounded outline.Newly emerging..
A popular variety with bright sky blue flowers on neat compact plants.Perfect for border edging, bedding and all types of containers.Grows up to 15 cm tall only. Blooms from June to October. Genus - Lobelia Species - Erinus Variety - Cambridge Blue Common name - Trailing Lobelia Pre-Treatment - Not-required Hardiness zones - 3 - 11 Hei..
Traditional bedding favorite with intense blue flowers For edging beds, borders and containers. Grows up to 15 cm tall only.The intense blue flowers are produced in profusion over compact dark green-bronze foliage.Long flowering and is an ideal container companion. Blooms from June to October. Genus - Lobelia Species - Erinus Variety - Cry..
Gazania "Kiss" is one of the best Treasure flowers. It shows an especially uniform and compact growth, produces large flowers in bright colors.The plants are particularly attractive in sunny beds where it flowers from May to September.They are best grown in well-drained, moderately fertile soils.Mass them in annual beds or as a spreading, self-seed..
Annual, long flowering plant with daisy-like flowers in wide colour range.It is nice in beds, borders, containers, tubs and balcony boxes.Often grown as an annual and easily started from seed. It is a group of short-lived, cold-tender herbaceous perennials that do best in full sun.The plant requires rich, porous, chalky, not too moist garden soil a..
This F1 hybrid Treasure Flower is earlier flowering than other gazanias! Repeatedly appearing whenever weather is warm and sunny, the daisy flower of 'Daybreak Red Stripe' features a yellow eye surrounded by yellow petals with bright red stripes. very ornamental and eye-catching!Blooms, which close at night and on cloudy days, are singly borne on e..