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Photo unavailable CAMPANULA lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'
Milky Bellflower

Perennial: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Winner of RHS Award of Garden Merit. A great border plant, that is quite striking. Forms clumps of erect leafy stems w/pointed lvs & rounded clusters of fragrant bell-shaped blms. Good cut flower, in woodlands & cottage gardens. Blms: spring-summer. Blm color: violet blue w/white center. Ht: 3-4'. Width: 2-3'. Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. USDA Z5.

CAMPANULA persicifolia, Peach-Leafed Bluebell CAMPANULA persicifolia
Peach-Leafed Bluebell

Perennial: Deer resistant. Woodland, rock garden and border plant. Produces open cup shaped flowers on erect stems that are good for cutting. Bloom time: summer. Bloom color: blue. Height: 2-3 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USA Z3.

Photo unavailable CAMPANULA portenschlagiana 'Ambella White'
Dalmatian Bellflower

Perennial: Deer resistant. Evergreen. The Ambella series has abundant colorfast blooms with a pleasing compact, round shape and long bloom-period. Nice woodland, rock garden, edging or small scale ground cover plant. Produces bell shaped flowers that are held on semi-erect stems and make good cut flowers. Bloom time: early spring-summer. Bloom color: white. Height: 8-12". Width: 12-18". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

CAMPANULA portenschlagiana 'Miss Melanie', Bellflower CAMPANULA portenschlagiana 'Miss Melanie'
Bellflower

Perennial: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Attractive compact habit. A great feature of this cultivar is its extended bloom time; occurring for several weeks, which is longer than many Campanulas. Woodland, rock garden, edging or small scale ground cover plant. Produces bell shaped flowers that are held on semi-erect stems & make good cut flowers. Blm time: spring-summer. Blm color: violet blue. Ht: 6-8". Width: 10-12". Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. USDA Z5.

CAMPANULA portenschlagiana (syn. C. muralis), Dalmatian Bellflower CAMPANULA portenschlagiana (syn. C. muralis)
Dalmatian Bellflower

Perennial: Deer resistant. Evergreen woodland, rock garden, edging or small scale ground cover plant. Produces bell shaped flowers that are held on semi-erect stems and make good cut flowers. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: violet blue. Height: 6-9 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4.

CAMPANULA poscharskyana, Serbian Bellflower CAMPANULA poscharskyana
Serbian Bellflower

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Coastal tolerant. Woodland, rock garden, border and ground cover plant. Semi-upright stems carry star shaped flowers and make nice cut flowers. Spreads nicely. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: blue. Height: 1-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable CAMPANULA poscharskyana 'Adansa Pink'
Serbian Bellflower

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. An unusual & informal Campanula. The Adansa series has long bloom-covered tendrils that gracefully hang down, making it perfect for hanging baskets or containers. With its sturdy habit, it is also great in the landscape as a groundcover or edging plant. The star shaped blooms also make nice cut flowers. Blm time: early spring-summer. Blm color: pink. Ht.: 6-12". Width: 24". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable CAMPANULA poscharskyana 'Adansa Purple'
Serbian Bellflower

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. An unusual & informal Campanula. The Adansa series has long bloom-covered tendrils that gracefully hang down, making it perfect for hanging baskets or containers. With its sturdy habit, it is also great in the landscape as a groundcover or edging plant. The star shaped blooms also make nice cut flowers. Blm time: early spring-summer. Blm color: deep purple. Ht.: 6-12". Width: 24". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod. USDA Z3.

CAMPANULA poscharskyana 'Alba', Serbian Bellflower CAMPANULA poscharskyana 'Alba'
Serbian Bellflower

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Coastal tolerant. Woodland, rock garden, border and ground cover plant. Semi-upright stems carry star shaped flowers and make nice cut flowers. Spreads nicely. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: white. Height: 1-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

CAMPANULA poscharskyana Blue Waterfall (='Camgood'), Serbian Bellflower CAMPANULA poscharskyana Blue Waterfall (='Camgood')
Serbian Bellflower

Perennial: Tolerates drought, deer and coast. Woodland, rock garden, border, ground cover, container, rock wall and hanging basket plant. Has a low and spreading growth habit that is great for trailing. The blue star shaped flowers make nice cut flowers. Blooms: summer-fall. H: 6-10". W: 18-24" Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4. PP#13161

Photo unavailable CAMPANULA punctata 'Milky Way'
Spotted Bellflower

Perennial: Deer resistant. Evergreen woodland, rock garden, edging & groundcover plant. A new variety that is a real treat for those wanting something a little different. Nodding, bell-shaped flowers w/dbl skirts & delicately spotted interiors are held on semi-erect stems & make good cut flowers. Fragrant. Attracts hummingbirds. Blms: spring-summer. Blm color: wht spotted w/pnksh-red inside. Exp.: sun/prt shade. Water: mod. USDA Z3.

CAMPANULA rotundifolia, Bluebell of Scotland or Harebell CAMPANULA rotundifolia
Bluebell of Scotland or Harebell

Perennial: Woodland, rock garden and border plant. California Native. Produces bell shaped, upright to nodding flowers that are held on erect stems. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: deep blue. Height: 6-18 inches. Spread: 12-15". Exposure: sun to light shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

CENTAUREA 'Silver Feather', Cornflowers CENTAUREA 'Silver Feather'
Cornflowers

Perennial: Drought & clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Large bristly flowers contrast beautifuly against fabulous frosted silver foliage. The unique “shingled” buds grow into showy flowers that are unusually lacy, giving them an exquisitely delicate appearance. Good cut & dried flower, border & rock garden plant. Attracts bees & butterflies. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: lilac pink. Size: 12-18" x 18-24". Exp.: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable CENTAUREA montana 'Amethyst Dream'
Bachelor's Button, Cornflower, Basket Flower

Perennial: Drought & clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Unique “shingled” buds grow into showy flowers that are unusually lacy, giving them an exquisitely delicate appearance. The centers are reddish. Good cut & dried flower, border & rock garden plant. Attracts bees & butterflies. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: amethyst purple. Size: 1.5-2' x 1.5-2'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z3. USPP#20,781.

CENTAUREA montana 'Amethyst in Snow', Bachelor's Button, Cornflower, Basket Flower CENTAUREA montana 'Amethyst in Snow'
Bachelor's Button, Cornflower, Basket Flower

Perennial: Drought & clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Unique “shingled” buds grow into showy flowers that are unusually lacy, giving them an exquisitely delicate appearance. Unique color combination of satiny wht petals surrounding a dp royal prpl cntr. Good cut & dried flower, border & rock garden plant. Attracts bees & butterflies. Blm time: spring-summer. Size: 1.5-2' x 1.5-2'. Exp.: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3. USPP#18,284.

CENTRANTHUS ruber, Valerian or Jupiter's Beard CENTRANTHUS ruber
Valerian or Jupiter's Beard

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Showy plant for borders, walls or bank plantings. Attracts butterflies, bees and insects. Fragrant flowers. Good cut flower. Re-seeds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: red. Height: 1.5-3 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable CENTRANTHUS ruber 'Albus'
Valerian or Jupiter's Beard

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Showy plant for borders, walls or bank plantings. Attracts butterflies, bees and insects. Fragrant flowers. Good cut flower. Re-seeds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: white. Height: 1.5-3 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable CERASTIUM tomentosum
Snow-in-Summer

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought and coast tolerant. Fire retardant. Good for rock walls, rock gardens, edges and as a ground cover. Tolerates poor, dry soil. Very fine silver foliage. Free flowering. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: white. Mat forming. Height: 6-8". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z4.

CHAMAEMELUM nobile 'Flore Pleno', Double-flowered Chamomile CHAMAEMELUM nobile 'Flore Pleno'
Double-flowered Chamomile

Evergreen perennial: Deer, drought & clay tolerant. Good ground cover, border, rock garden, pot & edging plant. Can use as a lawn substitute if mowed or sheared. Foliage is very fragrant when crushed. Blooms: double white, summer. Attracts butterflies. Size: 3-12" x 12". Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8 or <. (syn. ANTHEMIS nobilis 'Flore Pleno')

CHAMAEMELUM nobile 'Treneague', Chamomile CHAMAEMELUM nobile 'Treneague'
Chamomile

Evergreen perennial: Deer, clay & drought tolerant. This is the non-flowering variety. Good ground cover, rock garden, border, pot & edging plant. Can use as a lawn substitute. Foliage has a very sweet fragrance when crushed or walked on. Size: 3-12" x 12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8 or <. (syn. ANTHEMIS nobilis 'Treneague').

CHRYSANTHEMUM parthenium 'Aureum', Golden Feather CHRYSANTHEMUM parthenium 'Aureum'
Golden Feather

Perennial: Deer & gopher resistant. Drought tolerant. Has daisy-like flower heads over finely cut aromatic golden foliage. Nice cut flower, border, container & accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: summer. Bloom color: white with yellow center. Height: 1-3'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z5. (syn. TANACETUM parth. 'Aureum')

CISTANTHE grandiflora (formerly sold as CALANDRINIA spectabilis), Rock Purslane CISTANTHE grandiflora (formerly sold as CALANDRINIA spectabilis)
Rock Purslane

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought & heat tolerant. Native to Chile. Good groundcover for tough dry areas. Also great in rock gardens, borders or containers. Of the Portulaca family. It has rubbery, blue-green succulent folg. Blm. time: summer-fall. Blm. color: bt. magenta-violet. Ht.: 12-18". Width: 3-4'. Exp.: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z8. (commonly sold as CALANDRINIA spectabilis in the industry but it is really CISANTHE)

COLEUS 'Gay's Delight', SOLENOSTEMON scutellarioides 'Gay's Delight' COLEUS 'Gay's Delight'
SOLENOSTEMON scutellarioides 'Gay's Delight'

Perennial treated as an Annual: Deer resistant. This variety is very SUN & very heat tolerant. It is great for beds, borders and various kinds of containers. Thrives in moist spots in moist, rich well-draining soil. Foliage: lime green with red to purple markings. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Size: 10-18" x 12". Exposure: sun/shade. USDA Z10.

Photo unavailable COLEUS 'Party Time Ruby Punch'
Party Time Series

Perennial treated as an Annual: Deer resistant. The Party Time series are compact, dense & well-branched. They feature trailing to semi-trailing habits. Sun & heat tolerant. It is great for beds, borders & various kinds of containers. Thrives in moist spots in moist, rich well-draining soil. Foliage: burgundy w/chartreuse markings. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Size: 10-16" x 12-18". Exp.: sun/shade. Z10.

Photo unavailable COLEUS 'Party Time Sangria'
Party Time Series

Perennial treated as an Annual: Deer resistant. The Party Time series are compact, dense & well-branched. They feature trailing to semi-trailing habits. Sun & heat tolerant. It is great for beds, borders & various kinds of containers. Thrives in moist spots in moist, rich well-draining soil. Foliage: wine red w/chartreuse edges. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Size: 10-16" x 12-18". Exp.: sun/shade. Z10.

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