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CLEMATIS 'Multi Blue', Clematis: Mid-season large-flowered type CLEMATIS 'Multi Blue'
Clematis: Mid-season large-flowered type

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Produces 4-5", double deep blue flowers with light silvery-blue central tepals. Can grow on arbors, shrubs, trees & in pots. The clematis flowers on old wood and current season's growth. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer (May-August). Exposure: full sun to part shade. USDA Z4. Prune group 2

CLEMATIS 'Niobe', Clematis: Early Large-flowered type CLEMATIS 'Niobe'
Clematis: Early Large-flowered type

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Give support for climbing vines. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom time: June, August & September. Bloom color: deep ruby red with gold anthers (blooms appear velvety--beautiful!). Flower size: 4-8". Height: 6-12 feet. Width: 3 feet. Plant roots in shade, tops in sun. Water: moist. USDA Z4. Pruning type: B (2).

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS 'Romantika'
Late Large-flowered Clematis

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Attracts hummingbirds. The darkest colored clematis that has an abundance of blooms with a velvety sheen. Suitable for pots, trellises, fences, pergolas, & on plants providing support. Flower size: 4-8 in. Bloom color: dark violet purple with yellow stamens. Height: 6-12 feet. Bloom time: early to late summer. Exposure: sun/part shade. USDA Z3. Pruning group: C (3)-prune hard in fall or early spring. Flowers only on new wood.

CLEMATIS 'Snow Queen', Clematis: Early Large-flowered type CLEMATIS 'Snow Queen'
Clematis: Early Large-flowered type

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Produces dramatic large, 6-8” diameter white star-like flowers with red anthers. The wide blooms open with a soft mauve tint which gently fades away. Fragrant. Early & late season blooms. Useful for growing on trellises, stakes & other supports. Attracts hummingbirds. Blm time: May-Sept. Height: 7-10'. Width: 3-6'. Plant roots in shade, top in sun. Water: mod. USDA Z4. Pruning type: B (2).

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS 'Toki'
Clematis: Early Large-flowered type

Vine: Deciduous, Deer resistant. A beautiful Japanese variety with pure white 5-7 inch flowers with yellow stamens that is one of the earliest of the large-flowered clematis to bloom. Attracts hummingbirds. Free flowering. Bloom time: late spring and again in late summer. Height: 4-9 feet. Plant so roots are in shade, tops in the sun. Water: moist. USDA Z4. Flowers on previous year’s growth, do not prince until after flowering. Prune group: B (2).

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS 'Ville de Lyon'
Clematis: Later Flowering Large-flowered type

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Attracts hummingbirds. Blooms: continuously July to October. Good for climbing walls, fences, arbors and trellises. Flower size: 4-6 inches. Bloom color: carmine red with gold stamens. Height: 10 feet. Plant so that roots are cool, tops are in sun. Exposure: part shade. Water: moist. USDA Z3. Pruning type: C (3).

CLEMATIS armandii 'Snowdrift' (syn. 'Snodrift'), Clematis: Evergreen and Early Flowering type CLEMATIS armandii 'Snowdrift' (syn. 'Snodrift')
Clematis: Evergreen and Early Flowering type

Vine: Deer & drought tolerant. Attracts hummingbirds. Strong growing evergreen perennial with glossy foliage and fragrant, white 1.5-2" flowers that grow in clusters. Good along fences, arbors or amongst trees. Blooms in spring. Height: 20-30 feet. Plant so that roots are cool while tops in the sun. Water: moist. USDA Z6. Pruning type: A (1).

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS florida 'Sieboldii' (syn. 'Bicolour')
Late-Flowered Species

Climber: Deciduous vine. Deer resistant. Free flowering variety good on shrubs, walls & as a cut flower. Attracts hummingbirds. Blooms: June-Sept. Color: 3-4" white flowers w/central puff of purple petal-like stamens; flowers resemble passion flowers. Ht: 6-8'. Plant so roots are in shade, rest in sun. Water: moist. USDA Z6-9. Pruning group: 3.

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS tangutica 'Golden Harvest'
Golden Clematis, Lemon Peel Clematis, Golden Bells Clematis

Deciduous Vine: Tolerates deer & drought. Great for climbing on fences, arbors, trees & shrubs. Attracts hummers. Produces masses of 1-2" nodding, golden yellow bell-shaped blooms in summer-fall followed by exceptionally pretty seedheads that look like loose silky balls of shiny silver thread. Good cut flower. This variety is less vigorous than the species. Ht: 10-15'. W: 6-8'. Grow with roots in shade, foliage in sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z4. Pruning group: C (3)

Photo unavailable CLEMATIS viticella 'Polish Spirit'
Clematis: Viticella type

Vine: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Outstanding variety & very free flowering. Nice cut flower. Good for growing up small trees or shrubs of any height. Attracts hummingbirds. Blooms: July-Sept. Color: rich purple blue with red center. Flower size: 3-4". Ht: 9-15'. Plant roots in shade, top in sun. Water: moist. USDA Z3. Pruning type: C (3).

Photo unavailable CLERODENDRUM bungei
Cashmere Bouquet, Glory Bower

Deciduous shrub with heart-shaped leaves and clusters of small fragrant flowers. Resistant to oak root fungus and deer. Good border and container plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: red purple to deep pink. Size: 4-6' x 4-6'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8.

COLEONEMA pulchrum 'Golden Sunset', Breath of Heaven, Diosma COLEONEMA pulchrum 'Golden Sunset'
Breath of Heaven, Diosma

Shrub: Deer and gopher resistant. Evergreen perennial with heath-like leaves that are fragrant when brushed. Carries tiny flowers from spring-summer. Nice cut flower. Good for borders, banks or hillsides. Bloom color: light pink. Size: 1.5' x 4'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. (syn. 'Pacific Gold' or 'Sunset Gold')

COLEUS 'Dark Star', SOLENOSTEMON scutellarioides 'Dark Star' COLEUS 'Dark Star'
SOLENOSTEMON scutellarioides 'Dark Star'

Perennial treated as an Annual: This vegetatively propagated coleus is bred for SUN tolerance, better foliage, ease in growing & less blooms than the seed types of the past. Great for beds, borders & containers. Thrives in moist spots in moist, rich well-draining soil. Dark puple leaves. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Height: 10-14". Exposure: sun/shade. Deer resistant. USDA Z10.

COLEUS Color Clouds 'Valentine', Coleus COLEUS Color Clouds 'Valentine'
Coleus

Perennial treated as an Annual: Deer resistant. This coleus is bred for SUN tolerance, better foliage, growing ease & less blooms than the seed types of the past. Great for pots & borders where it brings instant color. This is the reddest red trailing Coleus ever. The trailing stems root where they land. Height: 10". Spread: 30" Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10.

Photo unavailable COLLARD 'Champion'
Organic Collard

Heirloom-Collards are the soul food of the South! An improved selection of 'Vates'. Champion is flavorful and stays fresh for 2 weeks or more! Smooth, dark green leaves "lay out" in habit and have a mild cabbage-like flavor. Very high yielding. This trusted variety is disease and frost tolerant. Vigorous and bolt resistant. Height: 24-36 inches. Days to maturity: 70-75. (BRASSICA oleracea 'Champion').

Photo unavailable COLLARD 'Georgia'
Organic Heirloom Collard

Heirloom-Collards are the soul food of the South! 'Georgia' is a top producer of tender, mild flavored greens w/reliable, heavy yields. The long, loosely-held leaves are dk grn w/stark white midribs. The plants average 36" tall and are non-heading. It is both heat and cold tolerant and is also slow to bolt, so it is suited for many climates. Plant in sun.(Maturity: 70 days)(Brassica oleracea var. acephala 'Georgia')

COLLINSIA heterophylla, Purple Chinese Houses COLLINSIA heterophylla
Purple Chinese Houses

Annual: Native to CA. Exquisite flowers like little pagodas gave this wildflower its name. Lush white, rose-purple blms are tiered in whorls near the top of the 2' stalks. Long lasting cut flower. Good for butterly or cottage gardens. Can be grown under oaks where it will self-sow for a woodland effect. Attracts bees & butterflies. Bloom time: spring-summer. Size: 12-24" x 12". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. Hardy.

Photo unavailable COLOCASIA esculenta 'Black Ruffles'
Elephant's Ear, Giant Taro, Ape Flower

Tuberous Perennial: Heat and cold tolerant. Resistant to deer, disease, heat, insects and mildew. Has large heart-shaped rich purple-black leaves with ruffled edges over deep plum stems. Border, container, water, and houseplant. Arching, tall, upright growth habit. Height: 4-5 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moist. USDA Z-9.

Photo unavailable COMFREY (Symphytum Officinalis)
Knitbone, Boneset

Herbaceous perennial native to Europe. Used as a topical to treat skin irritations, cuts, sprains and swelling. Beautiful in any garden with long oval shaped fuzzy leaves topped with a purple bell shaped flower. Height: 3-4'. Bloom time: May-September. USDA Z9. Please note: Comfrey should not be taken internally as, even in small doses over time, it can be harmful.

Photo unavailable COMMELINA coelestis 'Hopley's Variegated'
Dayflower, Blue Spiderwort

Tuberous Perennial: Drought tolerant. Clay tolerant. Produces showy 1" three-petaled blooms that last just a day, but are steadily produced in great numbers summer-fall. Creamy-green variegated foliage. Clump forming. Versatile and easy to grow in dry or moist soil. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom color: brilliant sky blue with bright yellow anthers. Size: 12-18" x 18". Exposure: sun/part shade. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable CONVOLVULUS cneorum
Silverbush, Bush Morning Glory

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Evergreen plant with funnel-shaped flowers. Rock garden, border and container plant. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: white (rarely pink) with yellow throat. Size: 2-4' x 2-3'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8. (Sunset zones, 7-9, 14-24)

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