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 - ..
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..
Spreading its dark green foliage into low, billowy mounds, the Pumilio Group of mugho pine provides more compact plant selections that are a better fit for garden use. Mugho pine is a dense, broad, bushy, stiff-needled evergreen shrub native to the mountains of southcentral Europe and the Balkan Peninsula that produces cones. It is best known by it..
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..
Dwarf and compact annual flower, easy to grow and start to flower in 4 months after germination. Can be grown as well as indoor plant all year round. Heat tolerantGrows fast to 20 cm tall and forms bushy grow without pinching out. Foliage dark green, star shaped pink, red, violet, rose or white flowers in clusters. Blooms continuously from late spr..
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 ..
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..
Cultivated in gardens for hundreds of years, English yew is a variable evergreen tree or large shrub with flat, supple, black-green needles. Its many cultivars range in habit from low and spreading to upright and columnar. Its toughness, adaptability, tolerance of shearing, and red fleshy fruits (on female plants) make it a popular choice for hedge..
New leaves are light yellow-green and fuzzy but then mature to dark green and stiff on the stiff bottlebrush. It is showiest anytime from very late winter into late summer when branch tips are crimson-red spikes of bristled flowers. This evergreen large shrub is native to east-central Australia in Queensland and New South Wales. Its branches are a ..