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HOSTA fortunei 'Patriot', Plantain Lily HOSTA fortunei 'Patriot'
Plantain Lily

Perennial: Deciduous. Deer, drought, bog & clay tolerant. Has funnel-shaped lavender blue flowers in summer. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Ground cover, border plant. Vigorous. Foliage: ovate to heart shaped olive green slightly puckered leaves with wide pure white margins. Growth: 18-24" x 36". Exposure: sun/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable HOSTA sieboldiana 'Elegans'
Plantain Lily

Perennial: Deciduous. Deer, drought, bog and clay tolerant. Produces slightly bell-shaped pale lilac blooms in summer. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Ground cover or border plant. Foliage: rounded heart shaped, deeply puckered gray blue. Leaf size: 16" x 12". Clumping: 36" x 30". Exposure: sun/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable HOYA 'Rosita' (a hybrid of H. wayetii x H. tsangii)
Tropical Wax Vine

Perennial: Tropical twining vine with plump, glossy green oval foliage edged in maroon. Brighter light (early morning or late afternoon sun, but not midday) can bring out bronze & red tones. Good hanging basket and container plant. Blooms: occasional fragrant red clusters with yellow tips in summer-fall. Height: 3 feet. Width: 12 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. USDA Z9-11.

Photo unavailable HOYA australis
Waxvine, Honey Plant, Porcelain Flower

Perennial: Succulent climber. Australia & Indonesia native. Easy to grow as a houseplant but can be grown outside. Air purifying plant. New foliage is red-hued & turns green as it matures and has a shiny, waxy finish. Blooms: summer-fall. 3 in wide clusters carry star-shaped white flowers that are red-tinged flowers and have a spicy, sweet scent-strongest in the early evening. Ht: 4-6 ft +. Needs bright, indirect light. Water once the top 2-3 in of soil feels dry. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable HOYA australis 'Tricolor'
Waxvine, Honey Plant, Porcelain Flower

Perennial: Succulent climber. Australia & Indonesia native. Easy to grow as a houseplant but can be grown outside. Air purifying plant. Glossy, variegated leaves are green, yellow-white & red-pink. The new foliage is red-hued. Blooms: summer-fall, 3 in wide clusters carry red tinged star-shaped white flowers that have a spicy, sweet scent-strongest in the early evening. Ht: 4-6 ft or more. Needs bright, indirect light. Water once the top 2-3 in of soil feels dry. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable HOYA compacta 'Regalis' (syn. H. carnosa c. 'Regalis', H. car. c. marginata)
Porcelain Flower, Wax Flower, Hindu or Indian Rope

Pendulous Shrub: The leaves twist & grow in long stems resembling a rope. Good for pots & baskets. Fleshy, curled dark green leaves edged in creamy white. Waxy, lightly scented peachy white star-shaped flowers appear in dense umbels from spring-fall. Ht: 4-6 ft. Width: 3-6 inches. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10. Indoors: Likes a snug pot & a bit root bound, as it flowers more prolifically. Bright indirect light. Allow to dry out between waterings. Pet friendly.

Photo unavailable HOYA curtisii
Striped Wax Plant

Perennial: Native to Malaysia, Thailand & Philippines. Twining climber with heart-shaped leaves with silver splashes of variegation. Good for pots, baskets, as a groundcover and on a trellis. Blooms: infrequent in assorted colors. Height: 2-3 inches. Width: 12 inches. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z10-12. Indoors: Bright indirect light. Allow to dry out between waterings. Bottom water is best. Pet friendly.

Photo unavailable HOYA pubicalyx
Wax Plant, Porcelain Flower

Perennial: Vigorous, vining plant with shiny deep green leaves mottled with flecks of silvery variegation and purple stems. Philippine native. Easy to grow as a houseplant but can be grown outside. Bloom time: spring-summer but can take a couple of years to mature and start blooming. Fragrant pink star-shaped flowers. Height: 8-10 feet. Exposure: bright, indirect light. Water when the top 1-2" of soil feels dry. Toxic to pets. USDA Z10-13.

Photo unavailable HUERNIA zebrina
Little Owl Eyes, Lifesaver Plant

Perennial: Low-growing succulent. The erect stems are irregularly branched, strongly toothed & taper up to 2" long. The flowers are star-shaped, ylw, w/coppery-brown zebra stripes & a thickened cntr that resembles a Lifesaver. Very unusual & showy! Easy to grow & requires little space. Often grown as a houseplant. Blms: spring-summer. Ht: 6-8". Needs good drainage. Prefers bright indirect sunlight or pt shade. Protect from frost. Z10.

HUNNEMANNIA fumariifolia, Mexican Tulip Poppy, Golden Cup HUNNEMANNIA fumariifolia
Mexican Tulip Poppy, Golden Cup

Perennial often grown as an annual. Closely resembles California poppies with 3 inch cup-shaped bright golden-yellow blooms. Use in rock gardens or as a filler. Growth: 2-3' x 2'. Drought tolerant once established. Exposure: full sun. USDA Z8-10.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA arborescens 'Annabelle'
Hills-of-Snow, Wild or Smooth Hydrangea, Sevenbark

Shrub: Deciduous. Gopher resistant. Nice cut & dried flower, pot & border plant. Blooms: late spring-fall with 12" spherical flowers that gradually change from green to white. Flowers on current seasons growth. Rounded & well-branched, 3-4'. Sun on coast/part shade inland. Water: moderate. Likes rich, porous soil. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'All Summer Beauty'
Mophead Hydrangea

Perennial. Deciduous. This prolific flowering shrub bears large, ball-shaped flower clusters in deep soft pink in neutral soil and deep blue in acid soil. Blooms on old and new growth. Nice compact growth. Good cut flower. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Height: 3-5'. Width: 3-5'. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: mederate. USDA Z5.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Blue Heaven'
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub. Deciduous plant with large clusters of rich blue to mauve or lilac-pink flowers (depending on soil ph). Good in landscapes, containers, & borders. The blooms make good cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer & gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth. Ht: 24-36". Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5.

HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Blue Wave' ('Mariesii Perfecta'), Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Blue Wave' ('Mariesii Perfecta')
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub: Lacecap type. Deciduous plant with large clusters of rich blue to mauve or lilac-pink to purple flowers (depending on soil ph). Good in containers & borders. The blooms make good cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer & gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth. Ht: 5-6'. W: 3'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-9.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Cherry Explosion'
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub. Lacecap variety. Deciduous plant with large clusters of deep cherry pink with pale pink centers (depending on soil ph). Good in landscapes, containers, & borders. The blooms make good cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer & gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth. Ht: 3-4'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Firefly'
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub. Mophead type (Hortensia). Deciduous plant with bicolored, large double clusters of deep pink with butter yellow centers (depending on soil ph). Good in landscapes, containers, & borders. The blooms make good cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer & gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth. Ht: 3-4'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z6.

HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Glowing Embers' ('Alpengluhen'), Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Glowing Embers' ('Alpengluhen')
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub: Mophead type (Hortensia). Deciduous plant with large 8" clusters of vivid red to dark red blooms. Good in pots & borders. Nice cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer and gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth, smaller growing than the species. Ht: 3-4'. W: 3-4'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-9.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Love' (='Youme H1917')
Bigleaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub: Mophead type (Hortensia). Deciduous. Tolerates deer & gophers. Free-flowering and re-blooming habit. A stunning variety with a large cluster of lovely double rosettes of medium pink flowers. Good cut flower (fresh or dried), border & container plant. Blooms on new and old wood. Attracts bees & pollinators. Blooms: late spring-fall. Height: 40 inches. Width: 40 inches. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-9. PP #24755

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Merritt's Supreme'
Mophead, Bigleaf

Deciduous shrub: Large prolific trusses range from dark indigo blues to deep rose purples, maturing into a violet plum color. Grows best in light to open shade. A protected location from full hot sun will keep the colors from fading fast & also protect it from scorching. Likes rich moist well drained soil. Acidic soils will change the tones in your plant. Water: moderate. Great as cut flowers. Size: 3-4’ x 3-4’. Bloom time: summer- fall. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Nikko Blue'
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub: Mophead type (Hortensia). Deciduous plant with large rounded 6" clusters of bright blue flowers (grayish blue to pink in alkaline soils). Good in borders & pots. Nice cut flowers, fresh or dried. Blooms: summer-fall. Vigorous & free-flowering. Deer & gopher resistant. Rounded growth, 5-6'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-9.

HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Penny Mac', Mophead Hydrangea HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Penny Mac'
Mophead Hydrangea

Deciduous shrub: Named for Penny McHenry, the founder of the American Hydrangea Society. Great for those areas where early fall or late spring frost kills other hydrangea buds. Produces big 7" clusters of blue flowers summer-fall. Very tolerant of heat and humidity. Deer resistant. Attracts bees and butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: blue. Height: 4-6'. Width: 3-4'. Exposure: sun-part shade. Water: moist. USDA Z5.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Soeur Thérèse'
Big Leaf

Large pure white mopheads bloom from late spring to summer, and are a striking favorite against its dark green foliage. The flowers can age to green and sometimes get to pink by the fall. Can be deciduous & evergreen. Prefers the shade. Height: 3-5'. Width: 5-6'. Soil: evenly moist, good drainage, fertile. Potentially toxic to humans and animals if ingested. USDA Z7.

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