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PACHYSANDRA terminalis
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Japanese Spurge
height: 6-12" zone: 4 habit: groundcover
Evergreen oval leaves, lightly toothed edges. Vigorous grower with small white flowers in spring. Prefers well-drained, moist, organic soil.
PACHYSANDRA terminalis 'Green Carpet'
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Japanese Spurge
height: 6-12" zone: 4 habit: groundcover
Compact, slow spreading, dark green leaves. Small white flowers in spring are slightly fragrant.
PACHYSANDRA terminalis 'Green Sheen'
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Japanese Spurge
height: 6-12" zone: 4 habit: groundcover
Neat evergreen groundcover. Forms a low mat of deep green shiny foliage. Does well in dense shade or under trees.
 
PAEONIA Hybrids
No garden is too small to hold a Peony! Blooms are softly fragrant, large and showy in May through June. Foliage holds a lustrous dark green color through summer turning a deep red in fall. Will soften any area.
PAEONIA 'Dr. Alex Fleming'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Double bright pink, pale outer edge
PAEONIA 'Duchess DeNemours'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Full double pure white
PAEONIA 'Felix-Crousse'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Full double clear red
PAEONIA 'Karl Rosenfield'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Double crimson
PAEONIA 'Krinkled White'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Large single white, taffeta petals
PAEONIA 'Lotus Queen'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Single white, yellow center
PAEONIA 'Molle'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Single red, yellow button center. Very early bloom time.
PAEONIA 'Sarah Bernhardt'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Double soft pink
PAEONIA 'Victoire de la Marne'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Double purple-red
PAEONIA 'Westerner'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Single large bright pink
PAEONIA 'Dainty Lass'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Single pink
PAEONIA 'Mikado'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Single deep red, red center
PAEONIA 'Sorbet'
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Peony
height: 2-3' zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Double soft pink with white
PAPAVER
Graceful, dramatic, and soft all in one plant. Colored tissue-like blooms on stiff stems flowering in early summer. Good drainage is crucial. Happy in lighter soils, in warm sunny gardens, or a natural setting.
PAPAVER nudicaule 'Champagne Bubbles'
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Iceland Poppies
height: 12" zone: 3 habit: erect
Bronze, scarlet, orange, yellow
PAPAVER nudicaule 'Wonderland Mix'
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Iceland Poppies
height: 10" zone: 3 habit: erect
Orange, pink, white, yellow
PAPAVER orientale 'Allegro'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 16" zone: 3 habit: erect
Scarlet with black center
PAPAVER orientale 'Beauty of Livermere'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 30" zone: 3 habit: erect
Large red
PAPAVER orientale 'Brilliant'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 36" zone: 3 habit: erect
Orange-red with black eye
PAPAVER orientale 'Prince of Orange'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 30" zone: 3 habit: erect
Soft orange
PAPAVER orientale 'Princess Victoria Louise'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 32" zone: 3 habit: erect
Salmon pink with black center
PAPAVER orientale 'Royal Wedding'
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Oriental Poppies
height: 30" zone: 3 habit: erect
Pure white with black center
PENSTEMON digitalis 'Husker Red'
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Beardtongue
height: 30-36" zone: 3 habit: upright
Striking maroon-red foliage with taller white flowers showing a pink blush in June. Outstanding foliage color when out of bloom. Happier in well-drained soils.
PENSTEMON mexicali 'Pikes Peak Purple'™
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Beardtongue
height: 15-18" zone: 5 habit: mound
Tubular flowers bloom all summer to frost. Moist soils make this easy to grow. A must have addition. Purple.
PENSTEMON mexicali ''Red Rocks'™
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Beardtongue
height: 15-18" zone: 5 habit: mound
Tubular flowers bloom all summer to frost. Moist soils make this easy to grow. A must have addition. Rose.
PEROVSKIA atriplicifolia
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Russian Sage
height: 36-48" zone: 5 habit: loose-open
Aromatic gray-green foliage with pale lavender-blue flowers in August into fall. Appearance is open and airy. Drought tolerant.
PEROVSKIA 'Little Spire' PP11643
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Russian Sage
height: 18-24" zone: 4 habit: upright-compact
Lavender-blue flowers on gray stems. Super garden filler or to soften areas. Shorter more upright choice. Color August into fall.
PHLOX divaricata
Flowers are slightly fragrant and in shades of blue, the petal tips are usually notched. Soft color arrives in early spring to early summer. The root system is shallow, so mulch will add to moisture retention. Removing spent flowers will stimulate branching and new foliage. Pretty in a wild flower garden or as woodland groundcover.
PHLOX divaricata laphamii
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Woodland Phlox
height: 8-10" zone: 4 habit: upright-groundcover
Deep blue flowers.
PHLOX divaricata 'May Breeze'
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Woodland Phlox
height: 15-18" zone: 4 habit: upright-groundcover
Light blue flowers, semi-evergreen
PHLOX paniculata
Strong stems holding large clusters of showy flowers in June into August. These old-fashioned plants are fragrant and nostalgic. We have tried to pick selections with increased mildew resistance. Overhead watering should be avoided, space plants for air circulation to help prevent powdery mildew. Their beauty outweighs the problem by far.
PHLOX paniculata 'Babyface'
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Garden Phlox
height: 25-30" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Medium pink, deeper eye
PHLOX paniculata 'Becky Towe' PP12908
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Garden Phlox
height: 30" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Pinkish-rose, cream and green foliage
PHLOX paniculata 'Blue Paradise'
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Garden Phlox
height: 22-28" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Lavender blue
PHLOX paniculata Flame Series 'Coral' PPAF
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Garden Phlox
height: 12-20"  zone: 4   habit: clump-erect
Compact, disease resistant and naturally dwarf. Featuring upright clusters of large, fragrant blossoms. Mildew resistant. Bright coral.
PHLOX paniculata 'Danielle'
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Garden Phlox
height: 20-25" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Crisp white, mildew resistance
PHLOX paniculata 'David'
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Garden Phlox
height: 36" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Crisp white, good mildew resistance
PHLOX paniculata 'Laura'
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Garden Phlox
height: 48" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Deep purple with white star centers, good mildew resistance
PHLOX paniculata 'Nicky'
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Garden Phlox
height: 36" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Deep purple, good mildew resistance
PHLOX paniculata 'Orange Perfection'
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Garden Phlox
height: 24" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Salmon-orange
PHLOX paniculata 'Red Magic'
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Garden Phlox
height: 24-30" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Dark red, mildew resistance
PHLOX paniculata 'Red Riding Hood' PPAF
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Garden Phlox
height: 18-22" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Cherry-red
PHLOX paniculata 'Starfire'
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Garden Phlox
height: 30" zone: 4 habit: clump-erect
Crimson red
PHLOX paniculata Flame Series 'White Eye' PPAF
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Garden Phlox
height: 12-20"  zone: 4   habit: clump-erect
Compact, disease resistant and naturally dwarf. Featuring upright clusters of large, fragrant blossoms. Mildew resistant. Snow white with rich red eye.
PHLOX stolonifera 'Blue Ridge'
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Creeping Phlox
height: 6-12" zone: 4 habit: spreading
A native woodland groundcover with low mats of foliage pro d u c i n g flowers in May. Spreads by stolons in moist humus soil. Blue.
PHLOX stolonifera 'Pink Ridge'
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Creeping Phlox
height: 6-12" zone: 4 habit: spreading
A native woodland groundcover with low mats of foliage pro d u c i n g flowers in May. Spreads by stolons in moist humus soil. Pink.
PHLOX subulata
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Moss Phlox
height: 3-6" zone: 4 habit: spreading groundcover
The carpet-like mass of color is a welcome sight in May. Colors available are blue, candy stripe, pink, red, and white. Everyone deserves a bright spot of color after months of 'the white stuff'.
PHYGELIUS 'Coral Princess' Croftway™ Series PPAF
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Cape Fuchsia
height: 18-24" zone: 7 habit: mound
Salmony, nodding flowers with soft yellow throat from spring into fall. Plant early to enjoy the dense color all summer. Good garden or container plant. Hardy to 0º. May be tender.
PHYGELIUS 'Snow Queen' Croftway™ Series PP18366
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Cape Fuchsia
height: 18-24" zone: 7 habit: mound
True white with pale yellow throat. Nodding and dense flowers. Rich green foliage, compact habit. Hardy to 0º. May be tender.
PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Cherry Ripe' PP17948
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Cape Fuchsia
height: 20-34" zone: 7 habit: mound
Rich red, nodding flowers with a yellow throat cover green lance-shaped foliage. Flowers are tubular and loosely clustered. Attracts hummingbirds. Tender.
PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Passionate' PP17798
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Cape Fuchsia
height: 20-34" zone: 7 habit: mound
Orange nodding flowers over dark green foliage. Phygelius needs protection, a south wall works well. Cut back by half in mid-spring and deadhead through the season. Tender.
PHYSOSTEGIA virginiana 'Miss Manners' PP12637
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Obedient Plant/False Dragonhead
height: 15-18" zone: 3 habit: petite clump
A prim little lady that stays where you put her. Starched white blooms with glossy dark green foliage in summer to fall.
PHYSOSTEGIA virginiana 'Vivid'
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Obedient Plant/False Dragonhead
height: 18-20" zone: 3 habit: upright clump
Rosy-pink flowers on sturdy stems above the green foliage in August through October. Excellent in informal gardens. Happy in well-drained soil. POSSIBLE GARDEN BULLY.
PLATYCODON grandiflorus 'Astra Pink'
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Balloon Flower
height: 6-10" zone: 4 habit: low mound
Many intense flowers on dwarf plants. Blooms most of the summer months. Saucer-shaped flowers open from balloon-like buds. Pink.
PLATYCODON grandiflorus 'Sentimental Blue'
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Balloon Flower
height: 6-10" zone: 4 habit: low mound
Many intense flowers on dwarf plants. Blooms most of the summer months. Saucer-shaped flowers open from balloon-like buds. Blue.
PODOPHYLLUM peltatum
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Mayapple
height: 12-18" zone: 4 habit: umbrella on a stem
Two green leaves look like an umbrella over nodding white woodland flowers blooming early to mid spring. Will create a groundcover effect under trees in a natural setting. Multi-purpose plant!
POLEMONIUM caeruleum 'Brise d'Anjou' PP9781
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Variegated Jacob's Ladder
height: 18-24" zone: 4 habit: mound
Violet-blue flowers seem almost an afterthought against the handsome cream and green variegated foliage. Wonderful combination with Ferns, Hostas, Bergenias. Strong and vigorous grower in rich, moist, well-drained soil. A garden keeper.
POLEMONIUM caeruleum 'Blue Pearl'
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Creeping Jacob's Ladder
height: 12-15" zone: 3 habit: mound
Bright blue flowers stand above the dark green foliage from May into summer. Use in rock gardens or borders.
POLEMONIUM reptans 'Stairway to Heaven' PP15187
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Creeping Jacob's Ladder
height: 16-18" zone: 4 habit: mound
Dramatic green foliage with cream margins, turning pink in cool weather or with full sun. Blue-lavender bell-shaped flowers in summer
POLEMONIUM yezoense 'Bressingham Purple' PP15367
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Jacob's Ladder
height: 15-18" zone: 4 habit: mound
Rich purple fern-like leaves. Deep lavender blue flowers on burgundy stems. Can be trimmed back to flush again. Elegant and unusual.
POLYGONATUM multiflorum 'Variegatum'
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Variegated Solomon's Seal
height: 24-30" zone: 3 habit: erect
The light green leaves are edged in ivory, making an excellent shade plant where color is needed throughout the season. Small, fragrant, white bell flowers bloom in May on tall arching stems. Leaves turn pale carmel giving fall interest.
PRIMULA japonica
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Candelabra/Japanese Primrose
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: small mound
Bright color mixture of tiered flowers in late spring. Requires moist to wet soil, will naturalize along shaded streams. Summer mulch and deep watering for dry spells.
PRIMULA x polyantha 'Crescendo Mix'
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English Primrose
height: 10-12" zone: 4 habit: mound
Great spring bloomer! Colors are shades of blue, red, gold, pink, rose, and white. Flowers are just above dark green foliage. Colorful intro to spring.
PULMONARIA longifolia 'Bertram Anderson'
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Long-Leafed Lungwort
height: 8-10" zone: 3 habit: mounding
Violet-blue flowers above attractive silver mottled foliage. This cultivar makes a nice border in moist shady areas.
PULMONARIA 'Opal' PP12931
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Lungwort
height: 10-12" zone: 4 habit: small mound
Clusters of small opalescent blue tublar flowers nestled in white, splattered green foliage.
PULMONARIA saccharata 'Mrs. Moon'
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Bethlehem Sage/Lungwort
height: 10-12" zone: 3 habit: compact mound
Slender green leaves are pubescent and dappled with white. Flowers show pink initially turning blue with maturity. Color April into summer.
PULMONARIA x 'Majesté'
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Lungwort
height: 10-15" zone: 4 habit: small mound
Light blue flowers over silver leaves. This variety is not spotted but all silver with a very thin edging of green.
PULSATILLA vulgaris
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Pasque Flower
height: 10-12" zone: 5 habit: low mound
Blue bell-shaped flowers appear in early April on finely divided fern-like foliage. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Makes a nice low border, an interesting addition to rock gardens.
PULSATILLA vulgaris 'Red Bells' (Rote Glocke)
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Pasque Flower
height: 10-12" zone: 5 habit: low mound
A deep red version of vulgaris. Color in early April on fern-like foliage. After the flower is spent it becomes a fuzzy puff-ball. Dainty spring color.
ROSA
Continuous blooms spring into frost. Blackspot resistant, hardy, and reliable. An extraordinary rose small enough for the intimate garden and color enough for the larger landscape.
ROSA 'Blushing Knock Out'® ('Radyod') PP14700
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Rose
height: 3' zone: 5 habit: mound
Soft pink/green with blue hue foliage
ROSA 'Knock Out'® ('Radrazz') PP11836
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Rose
height: 3' zone: 5 habit: mound
Cherry red /deep purplish green foliage
ROSA 'Pink Knock Out'® ('Radcon')PP15070
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Rose
height: 3' zone: 5 habit: mound
Medium pink/deep green foliage
ROSA 'Rainbow Knock Out'® ('Radcor') PP17346
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Rose
height: 3' zone: 5 habit: mound
Coral pink with a yellow base/dark green foliage
RUDBECKIA fulgida 'Early Bird Gold' PPAF
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Black-Eyed Susan
height: 18-24" zone: 4 habit: erect mound
Strike gold with this one. Finally, a black-eyed Susan that blooms in spring with warm weather. Blooms last through the summer into the fall.
RUDBECKIA fulgida var. sullivantii 'Goldsturm'
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Black-Eyed Susan
height: 18-24" zone: 4 habit: erect mound
Large deep green foliage gives way to the tall sturdy stalks holding abundant gold flowers with black eyes in July through October. Use as a border or background masses.
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Cherry Brandy'
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Brown-Eyed Susan
height: 22-24"  zone: 5  habit: erect mound
Single, cherry-red blooms on robust, bushy plants create a dramatic impact in borders, large containers, or as cut flowers. Attracts butterflies.
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Indian Summer'
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Brown-Eyed Susan
height: 24-30" zone: 5 habit: erect mound
Large golden flowers with brown eyes are easy to spot planted in mass. As a smaller group they easily draw your attention to any area of your garden. Tough and long-lived color for summer to late fall.
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Sonora'
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Brown-Eyed Susan
height: 18-24" zone: 5 habit: erect mound
Big rusty red and yellow bicolor flowers with a large "eye". Heat tolerant, thriving in full sun, and flowering June through September. May be tender.
RUDBECKIA hirta 'Toto Mixture'
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Brown-Eyed Susan
height: 8-10" zone: 5 habit: erect mound
These little guys are so cute! Faces of Sonora, Indian Summer and clean faces of golden-yellow. Great mixture all looking up at a sunny sky. May be tender.
RUDBECKIA speciosa ‘Viette’s Little Suzy’ PP8867
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Dwarf Black-Eyed Susan
height: 12-14” zone: 4 habit: mound
Deep yellow flowers with black eyes mid-summer into fall. A short, compact version of our dependable ‘Goldsturm.’
SAGINA subulata
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Irish Moss/Corsican Pearlwort
height: 2-4" zone: 4 habit: groundcover
Dense green mats with small white flowers in the summer. Use in rock gardens or among paving stones. Prefers moist, well-drained soil.
SALVIA nemorosa 'Blue Hill' (Blauhugel)
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Sage
height: 16-20” zone: 3 habit: compact mound
This reliable bloomer has true blue flower spikes. All summer color, reblooms after deadheading. Compact plant for borders or containers.
SALVIA nemorosa 'Caradonna'
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Sage
height: 18-24" zone: 4 habit: compact mound
Unique dark purple stems hold blue-purple upright flowers May through July. Butterfly and hummingbird attractor. Salvia is long blooming and when trimmed will usually give another show of color.
SALVIA nemorosa 'East Friesland' (Ostfriesland)
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Sage
height: 18" zone: 4 habit: compact mound
Dense spikes of deep purple flowers from June through August on compact deep green foliage. Removing the spent flower-heads after blooming will encourage reblooming.
SALVIA nemorosa 'Eveline' PP14905
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Sage
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: mound
Loaded with two-tone pink and soft purple flowers June through August. Gray-green foliage. Deadhead for rebloom.
SALVIA nemorosa 'May Night' (Mainacht)
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Sage
height: 15-18" zone: 3 habit: compact mound
Indigo-blue spikes rise above the compact green foliage in summer. Drought tolerant cultivar. Nice Bloom Forever plant.
SALVIA nemorosa 'Marcus' (Haeumanarc) PP 13322
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Sage
height: 10-12” zone: 3 habit: low mound
A dainty seedling from 'East Friesland'. Petite dark violet-purple flowers. Great for the smaller garden spaces. Dark green lance-shaped foliage. Profuse bloomer. Butterfly attractor.
SALVIA nemorosa 'Snow Hill' (Schneehugel)
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Sage
height: 15-18" zone: 5 habit: dense mound
Dense lovely white blooms spike above gray-green foliage. June through August color. Sport of 'Blue Hill'.
SAPONARIA ocymoides
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Rock Soapwort
height: 6-12" zone: 3 habit: broad mound
Flowers are small and deep pink, but they make up for size with quantity. Foliage is delicate and attractive all season. Saponaria needs well-drained soil and does well in rock gardens, borders, and dry stone walls.
SAXIFRAGA x arendsii 'Peter Pan'
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Mossy Saxifraga
height: 6-9" zone: 5 habit: mat
Often used in a rocky area to introduce softness. Green rosettes form a mat with flowers above. Red buds open to shades of pink creating an array of soft colors from spring into summer.
SAXIFRAGA x 'Purple Robe'
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Rock Breaking
height: 4-8" zone: 3 habit: dense mound
Dainty pink flowers arrive in spring, lasting well into summer. Foliage is arranged in basal rosettes, leaves are toothed with a purple underwash. Best in well-drained soil. Nice plant for rock gardens or in wall crevices.
SCABIOSA columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'
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Pincushion Flower
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: erect mound
Flowers resembling pincushions and blooming the entire summer are colorful above the dense gray-green foliage. Needs well-drained soil and prefers cool climates. Mulch in summer helps in maintenance. Trim spent flowers for additional blooming. Butterfly attractor. A Bloom Forever Plant .Lavender-blue.
SCABIOSA columbaria 'Pink Mist' PP8957
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Pincushion Flower
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: erect mound
Flowers resembling pincushions and blooming the entire summer are colorful above the dense gray-green foliage. Needs well-drained soil and prefers cool climates. Mulch in summer helps in maintenance. Trim spent flowers for additional blooming. Butterfly attractor. A Bloom Forever Plant .Soft pink.
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Golden Carpet Stonecrop
height: 2-3" zone: 4 habit: spreading
Yellow flowers emerge in June making this a colorful groundcover. Yellowgreen succulent foliage covers the trailing stems.
SEDUM acre 'Autumn Joy' ('Herbstfreude')
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Autumn Stonecrop
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: erect
One of the easiest to grow perennials available. Midsummer flower buds, turning pink and maturing to a rosy-red in fall. This plant is dependable in welldrained to clay soils. Nice skeleton plant for winter interest.
SEDUM cauticola 'Lidakense'
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Stonecrop
height: 12-15" zone: 3 habit: mounding
Intense pink flowers top gray-purplish succulent leaves August through September. Flowers are a bit floppy and heavy, great among rocks, raised beds, and containers. Nice fall color.
SEDUM floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold'
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Bailey’s Gold
height: 3-6" zone: 3 habit: groundcover
Outstanding fine-textured groundcover with lustrous dark green scalloped leaves. Foliage turns red in winter and is covered with gold-clustered flowers in June. Vigorous grower, a super nice plant.
SEDUM kamtschaticum var. ellacombeanum
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Russian Stonecrop
height: 8" zone: 3 habit: groundcover
Thrives in hot weather, cascades over rocks, neat and compact. Small starshaped yellow flowers cover green foliage. But late summer, early fall brings a bonus of color! Peach, hot pink, reddish-green foliage and stems. Fall Bonanza!
SEDUM 'Matrona'
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Autumn Stonecrop
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: erect
Dependable, excellent Sedum from Germany. Flowers are pale pink over graygreen leaves edged with rose-pink. Blooms a bit earlier than 'Autumn Joy' with thicker foliage and burgundy stems.!
SEDUM repestre 'Angelina' PPAF
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Stonecrop
height: 3-5" zone: 3 habit: groundcover
Amazing, brilliant golden leaves on trailing stems. Brightens combo pots, borders, and rock gardens. Orange fall color. Happy in dry and well-drained soil.
SEDUM 'Rosy Glow'
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Live-Forever Plant
height: 8-10" zone: 4 habit: spreading
Greenish-blue foliage with ruby-red flowers in July to frost. Very showy, indestructible but not invasive.
SEDUM sieboldii (Hylotelephium)
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October Daphne
height: 6-10" zone: 3 habit: spreading
Semi-trailing bluish-green foliage and pink flowers in midsummer to fall make this an excellent rock garden addition. Sun loving and drought tolerant.
SEDUM spectabile x 'Mr. Goodbud' PP17671
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Stonecrop
height: 15-17" zone: 4 habit: upright
Light pink buds opening to dark mauve-pink flowers. Tight, compact foliage of green. Very neat. Available late summer.
SEDUM spurium 'Dragon's Blood'
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Two-row Stonecrop
height: 2-6" zone: 4 habit: groundcover
Red-bronze foliage forms a dense mat with a trailing habit, scarlet flowers in June through August. Nice in rock gardens, borders, or edging. Sun loving and drought tolerant.
SEDUM spurium 'John Creech'
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Two-row Stonecrop
height: 2-6" zone: 3 habit: spreading
Pink flowers in mid summer, above dense soft green leaves. Great in rock gardens or walls. Use in a mass as a groundcover.
SEDUM spurium 'Red Carpet'
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Two-row Stonecrop
height: 3-4" zone: 3 habit: groundcover
Rose-red tinged foliage all summer, turning deep burgundy in fall and winter. Spreads a bit slower than most groundcovers and produces small red flowers.
SEDUM x 'Autumn Fire'
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Autumn Stonecrop
height: 18-24" zone: 3 habit: erect
Improved ‘Autumn Joy’ holds the flower weight much better; does not collapse. Flowers emerge pale green, fade to pink, then to bronze. Green, thick foliage. Color late summer and well into fall.
SEDUM x 'Bertram Anderson'
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Stonecrop
height: 6-8" zone: 3 habit: spreading
Smokey purple leaves under dusky pink flowers early fall. An improved Vera Jameson with darker foliage and sturdier habit.
SILENE x robotti 'Rollie’s Favorite' PP17392
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Catchfly
height: 15-20" zone: 5 habit: small mound
Pink flower clusters start blooming in May. Handsome dark green leaves. Good candidate for spring or fall planting.
SILENE x uniflora 'Druett's Variegated'
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Catchfly
height: 3-6" zone: 3 habit: prostrate
White pinwheel blooms float slightly above green and cream foliage. This variegated lovely does wonders in a full sun garden, as a groundcover, or border edge. Very sweet addition.
SISYRINCHIUM 'Devon Skies'
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Blue-Eyed Grass
height: 8-10" zone: 7 habit: small clump
Showy, grass-like clump is covered with dozens of large, sky-blue flowers in mid-summer. Deer resistant, with good drainage, drought and heat tolerant. Low borders or pathway edging is ideal.
SOLIDAGO sphacelata ‘Golden Fleece’
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Goldenrod
height: 15-18" zone: 5 habit: erect
Large deep gold wands of color combine well with Asters in a fall border or to naturalize an area. Not invasive and does not cause hay fever.
STACHYS byzantina
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Lamb's Ear
height: 12-15" zone: 4 habit: spreading
Gray- green foliage with a velvety texture forming a dense mat. Pinklavender spikes appear in July. Remove flowers to enhance foliage effect. Needs well-drained soil and requires little care.
STACHYS byzantina 'Silver Carpet'
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Lamb's Ear
height: 12-15" zone: 4 habit: spreading
Gray-green velvety foliage with the texture and shape of a lamb's ear. The non- flowering characteristics of this cultivar make a handsome, uniform perennial plant. Nice for edging along a path.
STOKESIA laevis
Green strap-like foliage and large cornflower-like flowers on short stems lasting many weeks in summer. Plant in groups for best results. Needs welldrained soil.
STOKESIA laevis 'Blue Danube'
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Stokes' Aster
height: 12-18" zone: 5 habit: round clump
Blue flower heads
STOKESIA laevis 'Colorwheel' PP12718
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Stokes' Aster
height: 12-18" zone: 5 habit: round clump
Opens to white, turns lavender matures to deep purple
STOKESIA laevis 'Mary Gregory'
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Stokes' Aster
height: 12-18" zone: 5 habit: round clump
Large pale yellow
STOKESIA laevis 'Peachie’s Pick'
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Stokes' Aster
height: 12-18" zone: 5 habit: round clump
Blue
STOKESIA laevis 'Traumerei'
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Stokes' Aster
height: 12-18" zone: 5 habit: round clump
White
STOKESIA laevis 'White Surprise'
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height: 12-08"  zone: 5  habit: round clump
Green strap-like foliage and large cornflower-like flowers on short stems lasting many weeks in summer. Plant in groups for best results. Needs well-drained soil. Bright White

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