Posts Tagged ‘Butterfly’

Eucomis ‘Freckles’

(Pineapple Lily) The unique foliage of Eucomis ‘Freckles’PPAF adds interest from spring thru fall with a vigorous clumping habit, spotted leaves and wavy margins. In the fall this dwarf pineapple lily produces delightful rose red “pineapple-like” flowers. Larger than E. vandermerwei, ‘Freckles’PPAF is easy to grow and is perfectly suited for containers or the front of the border.


Gaillardia aristata ‘Lucky Wheeler’

(Blanket Flower) Similar to ‘Fancy Wheeler’, Gaillardia aristata ‘Lucky Wheeler’ PPAF produces 2″ wide red and yellow blooms but has fluted flower petals. With a compact petite habit, ‘Lucky Wheeler’ PPAF blooms prolifically from early summer to early fall. Heat tolerant Gaillardia are well adapted to poor soil and receive their name from the manner in which they used to “blanket” the prairies of North America.


Lupinus ‘Popcicle Pink’

(Lupine) A sweet and refreshing treat, Lupinus ‘Popcicle Pink’ is a compact selection. ‘Popcicle Pink’ is about one foot shorter than ‘Russell Hybrids’ but produces the same size large flowers in late spring to early summer. Beautiful when planted en masse, ‘Popcicle Pink’ grows best in well-drained, organic soil and will attract butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.

I love my Lupine and the fact that they are great seeders if you want them to be.


Dianthus ‘Razzle Dazzle’

(Pinks) Be ready to be dazzled by the show stopping true red color of Dianthus ‘Razzle Dazzle’ PPAF. The fragrant 1-1¼” flowers have a faint dark red watermark and slightly serrated petals. ‘Razzle Dazzle’ PPAF provides a long season of interest with early summer blooms, grey-green foliage, and then reblooms again in early fall.


Lil’ Kim™ Hibiscus syriacus ‘Antong Two’

hib lil kim 1x1 june10

Hibiscus Lil' Kim

(Rose Of Sharon) Lil’ Kim™ Hibiscus is one of the most exciting new plants that we are offering! This shrub was hybridized in South Korea and it is the only miniature Rose of Sharon in the world. Growing to only 3-4 feet tall, this unique little shrub creates many new landscape and garden uses; like mixed containers or perennial beds. The 3-inch pure white flowers are punctuated with a showy red eye and last for three days instead of one day like other Rose of Sharons. The thick, dark green leaves of Lil’ Kim™ complete the ensemble for an outstanding landscape plant! A Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Flowering Shrub.