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Photo unavailable HAWORTHIA 'Barcelona'
Zebra Plant

Perennial: Native to South Africa. A delightful little succulent that is frequently compared to an Aloe. Forms very attractive open rosettes w/small striped lvs. The white wart like tubercles cover the back of the lvs often in a stripy arrangement which resembles a zebra pattern. Slow growing. Often used as a houseplant. Prefers bright light but not direct sunlight. Avoid overwatering, but don’t let it dry out too much.

Photo unavailable HELENIUM autumnale 'Salud Embers'
Sneezeweed

Herbaceous perennial. Produces a riot of multicolored blooms from late June to early August. Red petals that bleed out to vibrant yellow tips. Good cut flower. Attracts bees and butterflies. Size: 1- 1.5'. Bloom time: summer- fall. Bloom color: red and yellow bi-color. Exposure: full sun. Water: moderate/dry. Drought and heat tolerant. Deer resistant. USDA Z4-9.

HELIANTHUS salicifolius 'Autumn Gold', Willowleaf Sunflower HELIANTHUS salicifolius 'Autumn Gold'
Willowleaf Sunflower

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Spreading border plant that brings great fall color. Bright, sunshine yellow 2" flowers that continue from late summer-fall or hard frost, long after other sunflowers have called it quits. Perfect for warm, sunny borders or patio containers. Nice cut flower. Attracts bees & butterflies. Size: 24-30" x 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z5.

HELICHRYSUM argyrophyllum 'Moe's Gold', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM argyrophyllum 'Moe's Gold'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Fast growing plant that is good for pots, banks, borders & as a ground cover. Striking silvery-grey wooly leaves. Makes an excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: creamy yellow. Height: 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable HELICHRYSUM italicum 'Dwarf'
Dwarf Curry Plant

Perennial Herb: Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Evergreen plant with pointed silvery gray foliage that gives off a curry scent. Much like the tall variety but growth is shorter & more compact. The leaves are also narrower & hug the stems more tightly. Good border & container plant. Attracts bees & butterflies. Produces many flower heads summer-fall. Bloom color: strong yellow. Height: 12-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Immortelle', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Immortelle'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Fast growing plant that is good for pots, banks, borders & ground cover plant. Striking white wooly leaves. Makes an excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: creamy yellow. Size: 4' x 4-6'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9.

HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Limelight', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Limelight'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Fast growing plant that is good in containers and as a bank and ground cover plant. Striking hairy lime-green leaves. Excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: pale yellow. Height: to 4 feet. Width: 3-4 feet. Exposure: part sun/shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9.

HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Petite Licorice', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Petite Licorice'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Compact variety with tiny silver-green leaves. Good in containers, beds, borders and window boxes. Excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Size: 8-10" x 8-10". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. UDSA Z9.

HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Variegatum', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM petiolare 'Variegatum'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Fire retardant. Fast growing plant that is good in containers as as a bank and ground cover plant. Striking pale yellow wooly leaves. Excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: creamy yellow. Height: 12-24". Width: 36-48". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9.

HELICHRYSUM thianschanicum 'Icicles', Licorice Plant HELICHRYSUM thianschanicum 'Icicles'
Licorice Plant

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Fast growing plant that is good for pots, banks, borders & ground cover plant. Has extra narrow, linear foliage that is powdery silver. Leaves are anise scented when crushed. Makes an excellent accent plant. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: creamy yellow. Size: 8-16" x 18-20". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

HELIOPSIS helianthoides 'Sunstruck', False Sunflower, Sunflower Heliopsis HELIOPSIS helianthoides 'Sunstruck'
False Sunflower, Sunflower Heliopsis

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Creamy white leaves have green veins. Compared to ‘Loraine Sunshine’, it is more compact, has more ray florets & a deeper flower color. Perfect for smaller spaces in the garden or for combination containers. Strong stems are excellent for cutting. Large, 2" golden yellow daisy flowers appear from summer til frost on erect, loosely branched plants. Attracts butterflies. Size: 14-16" x 12-14". Exp.: sun. Water: mod. USDA Z4. PP#25,524

HELIOTROPIUM arborescens 'Album', Common Heliotrope HELIOTROPIUM arborescens 'Album'
Common Heliotrope

Perennial Shrub: Deer resistant. An unusual white form with very fragrant, vanilla-scented clusters of flowers. Good in borders, beds, window boxes & pots. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: white (sometimes will have a lavender tinge). Height: 2 feet (taller in mild climates). Exposure: sun. Water: moderate (avoid overwatering). USDA Z10.

HELIOTROPIUM arborescens 'Fragrant Delight', Heliotrope HELIOTROPIUM arborescens 'Fragrant Delight'
Heliotrope

Perennial Shrub: Deer resistant. Evergreen bushy plant with fragrant navy blue flowers from late spring to winter. Good for borders, beds, window boxes and containers. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: navy blue. Height: 15 inches. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate (avoid overwatering). USDA Z10.

HELLEBORUS 'Ivory Prince', Lenten Rose HELLEBORUS 'Ivory Prince'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought & clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Rich burgundy pink buds open in late winter to reveal green-tinted ivory petals that age to rose. They are outward facing & open flat for best display. Float flowers in clear bowls for an elegant centerpiece. Good cut flower, woodland, border & rock garden plant. Blm time: winter-spring. Size: 12-18" x 12-18". Exp: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. USDA Z4. PP# 16199 (syn. ('Walhelivor')

Photo unavailable HELLEBORUS argutifolius
Corsican Hellebore

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought and clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden and border plant. Produces clusters of nodding cup-shaped flowers. Self seeds. Bloom time: winter-spring. Bloom color: apple green. Height: 1-2 feet. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water:moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable HELLEBORUS foetidus
Foetid Hellebore

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought and clay tolerant. Deer resistant. Good cut flower, woodland, border and rock garden plant. Bloom time: winter-spring. Produces pendulous pale green flowers with rose margins. Height: 12-18 inches. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z6.

HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Cheryl's Shine', Lenten Rose HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Cheryl's Shine'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, clay & deer tolerant. One of the most exciting new Hellebores on the market! Profusion of large, forward-facing, cup-shaped blms of glowing pk w/a huge central boss of stamens together w/beautiful marbled foliage, intensifies in color in spring/early summer. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden & border plant. Blms: early spring. Size: 24" x 24". Exp.: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. USDA Z5. PPAF

Photo unavailable HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Dana's Dulcet'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, clay & deer tolerant. One of the most exciting new Hellebores on the market! Bears a profusion of large, forward-facing, cup-shaped blooms that are pink to purple w/burgundy spotting & a huge central boss of stamens. The marbled foliage intensifies in color in spring & early summer. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden & border plant. Blms: early spring. Size: 24" x 24". Exp.: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. USDA Z5. PPAF

Photo unavailable HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Molly's White'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, clay & deer tolerant. One of the most exciting new Hellebores on the market! Bears a profusion of large, forward-facing, cup-shaped blooms of clear white with a huge central boss of stamens together w/beautiful marbled foliage which intensifies in color in spring/early summer. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden & border plant. Blms: early spring. Size: 24" x 24". Exp.: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. USDA Z5. PP# 25,685

HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Penny's Pink', Lenten Rose HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Penny's Pink'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, clay & deer tolerant. One of the most exciting new Hellebores on the market! Unique pk marbled foliage held on purple petioles. Purple buds open to mauve-pk & chartreuse flowers that deepen as they mature. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden & border plant. Blooms: winter-spring w/clusters of nodding cup-shaped flowers. Size: 24" x 24". Exp.: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. USDA Z4. PP#24149

HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Pippa's Purple', Lenten Rose HELLEBORUS Frostkiss 'Pippa's Purple'
Lenten Rose

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, clay & deer tolerant. One of the most exciting new Hellebores on the market! Profusion of large, cup-shaped blms of rose-pk w/brgndy speckles w/a huge central boss of stamens together w/beautiful marbled foliage, intensifies in color, spring/early summer. Good cut flower, woodland, rock garden & border plant. Blms: early spring. Size: 24" x 24". Exp.: pt shade/shade. Water: mod. Z5. PP# 27,121

Photo unavailable HEMEROCALLIS 'Autumn Red'
Daylily

Perennial: Drought, deer, fire, coast, bog & clay tolerant. Deciduous. Clump forming. Good cut flower, border, edge, container, rock garden & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Flowers are edible. Blooms: midseason, rebloomer of 4.5" dark red w/ yellow center. Ht: 24 in. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable HEMEROCALLIS 'Happy Returns'
Daylily

Perennial: Semi-evergreen. Drought, deer, fire, bog, coast & clay tolerant. Very heat tolerant. Good cut flower, border, edge, container, rock garden & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Edible blooms. Blooms: May to frost with 3" canary yellow flowers. Clumping: 16-20". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

HEMEROCALLIS 'Penny Earned', Miniature Daylily HEMEROCALLIS 'Penny Earned'
Miniature Daylily

Perennial: Deciduous. Drought, deer, fire, bog, coast & clay tolerant. Extra-early clump forming diploid. Reblooms. One of the tiniest daylilies, standing under 1' tall. Its flowers are 1" to 1 1/4" wide & are a delicate light ylw. Good cut flower. Ideal w/other small perennials & in rock gardens or as a border, edge & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Blm time: summer. Ht: 6-8". Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. USDA Z3

Photo unavailable HEMEROCALLIS 'Purple de Oro' ('Purple D'Oro')
Miniature Daylily

Perennial: Deciduous. Drought, deer, fire, bog, coast & clay tolerant. Cut flower, border, edge, pot, rock garden & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Edible flowers. Reblooms: spring-fall, 2-3" reddish purple w/ruffled edges & yellow throat. Clump forming diploid: 1-2', flowers: 2'. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3. 'Stella de Oro' seedling.

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