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Photo unavailable TAGETES lemmonii
Mexican Marigold, Mt. Lemmon Marigold

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Flowers throughout the year, heaviest winter-spring. Long lasting cut flower with aromatic leaves. Good border plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: golden orange. Size: 2-3' x 2-3' (sometimes 2-6' x 3-6'). Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. (syn. T. palmeri)

TAGETES lemmonii, Mexican Marigold, Mt. Lemmon Marigold TAGETES lemmonii
Mexican Marigold, Mt. Lemmon Marigold

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Flowers throughout the year, heaviest winter-spring. Long lasting cut flower with aromatic leaves. Good border plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: golden orange. Size: 2-3' x 2-3' (sometimes 2-6' x 3-6'). Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. (syn. T. palmeri)

TAGETES lemmonii 'Compacta', Mexican Bush Marigold TAGETES lemmonii 'Compacta'
Mexican Bush Marigold

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Flowers throughout the year, heaviest winter-spring. Long lasting cut flower with aromatic leaves. Good border plant. Attracts butterflies. Native to Arizona and Northern Mexico. Bloom color: golden orange. Height: 2-3'. Spread: 3'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

TAGETES lemmonii 'Compacta', Mexican Bush Marigold TAGETES lemmonii 'Compacta'
Mexican Bush Marigold

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Flowers throughout the year, heaviest winter-spring. Long lasting cut flower with aromatic leaves. Good border plant. Attracts butterflies. Native to Arizona and Northern Mexico. Bloom color: golden orange. Height: 2-3'. Spread: 3'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable TORELUS 'Bright Red'
TORENIA x MIMULUS hybrid

Annual: This hybrid cross combines all the great features of both. Smooth-textured, nonsticky blooms from Torenia with deer and heat tolerance of Mimulus. Easy, low maintenance, avid bloomer with bold, big blooms. Great for borders, beds, baskets, containers and window boxes. Attracts bees and butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: bright red. Height: 12-14 inches. Width: 8-24 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable TORELUS 'Dark Yellow'
TORENIA x MIMULUS hybrid

Annual: This hybrid cross combines all the great features of both. Smooth-textured, nonsticky blooms from Torenia with deer and heat tolerance of Mimulus. Easy, low maintenance, avid bloomer with bold, big blooms. Great for borders, beds, baskets, containers and window boxes. Attracts bees and butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: dark yellow. Height: 12-14 inches. Width: 8-24 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable TORELUS 'Mangodiada'
TORENIA x MIMULUS guttatus

Annual or Perennial: This hybrid cross combines the great features of both-smooth-textured, nonsticky blooms from Torenia with deer & heat tolerance of Mimulus. It has unusually strong vigor & outstanding flower power. Great for borders, beds, baskets, pots & window boxes. Attracts bees & butterflies. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: golden yellow with red spots. Height: approximately 12 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable TORELUS 'Orange Spicy Terracotta'
TORENIA x MIMULUS hybrid

Annual: This hybrid cross combines all the great features of both. Smooth-textured, nonsticky blooms from Torenia with deer and heat tolerance of Mimulus. Easy, low maintenance, avid bloomer with bold, big blooms. Great for borders, beds, baskets, containers and window boxes. Attracts bees and butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: orange red. Height: 12-14 inches. Width: 8-24 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable TRADESCANTIA zebrina
Wandering Jew

Herbaceous perennial: Trailing habit with an upper layer that has beautiful purple/green leaves with wide silver stripes & magenta underneath. Traditionally a houseplant, it can be grown outside in warmer climates in bright, indirect sunlight. Soil: moist. Water when the top inch of soil is dry. Toxic to humans/ animals if ingested. Bloom time: flowers freely. Height: 6-9". Width: 12-24". USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable TRICYRTIS 'Gilty Pleasure'
Toad Lily

Perennial: Winter deciduous. This selection forms a mound of yellow to gold leaves, looking attractive all season. Starfish like flowers appear in late summer, shaded soft mauve-pink with darker spotting. Deserves a spot where it can be seen up close. Excellent as a cut flower. Good border plant. Height: 18-24". Width: 18-24". Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z5-9. PP#13688

Photo unavailable TRICYRTIS formosana 'Autumn Glow'
Toad Lily

Perennial: Winter deciduous. The impressive variegation makes this variety stand out! Boasts a wide yellow border around the dark green leaves. Has the widest & most dramatic edge compared to any of the other variegated forms. Starfish like flowers appear in late summer lasting through early fall. Excellent a cut flower or border plant. Blm color: Shaded soft mauve-pink w/darker spotting. Ht: 24". Width: 24". Exp.: pt. shade/shade. Water: mod./moist. USDA Z5.

TULBAGHIA violacea, Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea
Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container and rock garden plant. Flowers and leaves are garlic scented. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: rose lavender. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Edinburgh' (formerly 'Big Violet'), Big Violet Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Edinburgh' (formerly 'Big Violet')
Big Violet Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container and rock garden plant. This variety blooms continually from summer to frost. The spikes are 2 feet above the foliage, taller than the species. Flowers and leaves are garlic scented. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Blooms: summer-winter. Bloom color: rose lavender. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exp.: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Edinburgh' (formerly 'Big Violet'), Big Violet Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Edinburgh' (formerly 'Big Violet')
Big Violet Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container and rock garden plant. This variety blooms continually from summer to frost. The spikes are 2 feet above the foliage, taller than the species. Flowers and leaves are garlic scented. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Blooms: summer-winter. Bloom color: rose lavender. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exp.: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White'), Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White')
Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container & rock garden plant. Flowers & leaves are garlic scented. Rare white form we selected out of a batch of purple ones. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Blooms: summer-fall. Bloom color: white. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White'), Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White')
Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container & rock garden plant. Flowers & leaves are garlic scented. Rare white form we selected out of a batch of purple ones. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Blooms: summer-fall. Bloom color: white. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White'), Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Emerisa White' (formerly 'White')
Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container & rock garden plant. Flowers & leaves are garlic scented. Rare white form we selected out of a batch of purple ones. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Blooms: summer-fall. Bloom color: white. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z7.

TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace', Variegated Society Garlic TULBAGHIA violacea 'Silver Lace'
Variegated Society Garlic

Perennial: Deer, fire and drought tolerant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good border, container and rock garden plant. Flowers and leaves are garlic scented. Leaves are green with a creamy stripe. Flowers can be used for seasoning. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: rose lavender. Size: 1-2' x 1-1.5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Antarctica' (syn. 'Snowboard')
Tulip, Triumph type

Bulbous Perennial Herb: The blossoms are held on sturdy stems that can tolerate wind conditions. Good in borders, containers, mass plantings and as a cut flower. Bloom time: spring. Bloom color: snow white. Height: 10-16 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3-8.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Black Hero'
Peony Tulip/ Double Late Tulip

Perennial tuber: 'Queen of Night' hybrid. Stunning, dbl petaled, late season variety. A deep dark purple petal color that almost looks black! When the light reflects through the blooms there are shades of deep maroon. Fragrant. Excellent cut flowers w/long lasting blooms. Great for planting under deciduous trees & shrubs. Blm time: late spring. Ht.: 14-24". Width: 4-6". Exp.: full sun/pt. shade. Water: mod. Well drained soil. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Dallas'
Fringed Tulip

Perennial tuber: A pretty variety that provides a lovely contrast & texture amongst the garden. Soft pink blms are ivory at the base blending to a stunning pk & then back to hints of ivory on the frills. Beautiful cut flowers. Wonderful addition to beds, borders & containers. For visual impact, plant in large groups of at least 10-15. Great for under deciduous trees & shrubs. Blm time: mid/late spring. Size: 16" x 4-6". Exp.: full sun/pt. shade. Water: mod. Z3.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Queensday'
Double Late Flowering Tulip

Perennial tuber: This Tulip will be in full bloom on Queen's Day (end of April) in Holland. Large round double blooms are brilliant red-orange edged in bright gold. Fragrant. Beautiful cut flowers. Wonderful addition to beds, borders & containers. For visual impact, plant in large groups of at least 10-15. Great for planting under deciduous trees & shrubs. Blm time: late spring. Ht.: 18-20". Width: 4-6". Exp.: full sun/pt. shade. Water: mod. Z3.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Strong Gold'
Tulip, Triumph type

Bulbous Perennial Herb: A popular variety and said to be the best yellow. Has large, cup-shaped blooms on sturdy stems that tolerate wind and rain. Good in borders, containers, mass plantings and as a cut flower. Bloom time: spring. Bloom color: primrose yellow exterior with faint orange flames and canary-yellow interior. Height: 12-18 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3-8.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Sunny Prince'
Single Early Flowering Tulip

Perennial tuber: One of the first signs of spring! An Easter classic. Lustrous cup-shaped blooms are soft buttery yellow and appear long before their longer-stemmed siblings. Fragrant. Beautiful cut flowers. Wonderful addition to beds, borders & containers. For visual impact, plant in large groups of at least 10-15. Great for planting under deciduous trees & shrubs. Blm time: early spring. Ht.: 12-14". Width: 4-6". Exp.: full sun/pt. shade. Water: mod. Z3.

Photo unavailable TULIPA 'Super Parrot'
Tulip, Parrot Tulip

Bulbous Perennial Herb: This elegant sport of 'White Dream' has full, 3.5-5 inch blooms with large white petals that are ruffled and scalloped and colored beautifully with streaks of green. The flowers are held on strong stems and make long lasting cut flowers. Good in borders, containers, mass plantings, and under deciduous trees and shrubs. Bloom time: late spring. Bloom color: green and white. Height: 10-20 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

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