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Photo unavailable RANUNCULUS gramineus
Grassy-Leaved Buttercup

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought & clay tolerant. Native to southwestern Europe. Received Royal Horticulture Society’s Award of Garden Merit in 2005. Forms a low tuft of grassy-looking blue-green leaves. Taller stems appear in late spring, bearing rounded lemon-yellow flowers. Good rock garden or border plant. Plants generally go dormant & disappear by mid-late summer, then produce new leaves in fall. Size: 12" x 6". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod./moist. USDA Z4.

RAOULIA australis, Golden Scabweed RAOULIA australis
Golden Scabweed

Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. Great ground cover & dry rockery plant. Stems are hidden by small gray green leaves that overlap them completely. Native to New Zealand. Attracts butterflies. Blooms in summer with pale yellow flowers that appear "dusted" on. Carpet forming: 1/2" x 1-3'. Sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z7-9. (syn. R. lutescens)

REHMANNIA elata, Chinese Foxglove REHMANNIA elata
Chinese Foxglove

Perennial: Evergreen in mild winter climates. Nice border and cut flower plant. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: spring-fall. Produces tubular rose-purple flowers with yellow and red dotted throat. Height: 2-3 feet. Re-seeds. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. (syn. R. angulata)

RHODANTHEMUM hosmariense 'Casablanca', Moroccan Daisy, Atlas Daisy RHODANTHEMUM hosmariense 'Casablanca'
Moroccan Daisy, Atlas Daisy

Perennial: Evergreen. Low growing, spreading growth habit with soft hairy, gray green leaves. Good in borders, rock gardens, edges and containers. Attract butterflies. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: white. Height: 10-12”. Spread: 10-12”. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8. PPAF

RHODANTHEMUM hosmariense 'Marrakech', Moroccan Daisy, Atlas Daisy RHODANTHEMUM hosmariense 'Marrakech'
Moroccan Daisy, Atlas Daisy

Perennial: Evergreen. Low growing, spreading growth habit with soft hairy, gray green leaves. Good in borders, rock gardens, edges and containers. Attract butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Color: pale to deep pink. Ht: 12-18”. W: 10-12”. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. Hardy.

RHODANTHEMUM species, Moroccan Daisy RHODANTHEMUM species
Moroccan Daisy

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Nice rock garden plant with finely cut silvery foliage. Bloom time: fall-winter. Bloom color: white with yellow centers.. Height: 8-10 inches. Spread: 12-24 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

RHODOHYPOXIS baurii, Red Star RHODOHYPOXIS baurii
Red Star

Perennial Herb: Deciduous bulb. Rock garden or container plant. Protect bulbs from cold winter rains. Grass-like foliage with star-shaped blooms. Blooms spring through summer. Bloom color: pink. Height: 3-5 inches. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate (in summer). Do not water in winter. USDA Z8.

RHODOHYPOXIS baurii 'Picta', Red Star RHODOHYPOXIS baurii 'Picta'
Red Star

Perennial Herb: Deciduous bulb. Rock garden or container plant. Protect bulbs from cold winter rains. Grass-like foliage with star-shaped blooms. Blooms spring through summer. Bloom color: white with pink tinge.. Height: 3-5 inches. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate (in summer). Do not water in winter. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable RHUS pendulina
White Karee

Tree: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Native to South Africa. Moderate-sized tree w/ graceful, tidy habit that is well suited for small-medium sized gardens. Use as a street tree, near water, as a shade tree, informal hedge, screen or barrier against wind. Attracts birds, butterflies & bees. Willowy lt grn lvs against attractive lt grey bark that becomes coarse & flaky as the tree ages. Tiny grnish-yellow flwrs appear spring-summer followed by small round berries. Ht: 20-30'. (SEARSIA pendulina)

Photo unavailable RHYNCHELYTRUM nerviglume 'Pink Crystals'
Pink Crystals Ruby Grass

An annual ornamental with shimmering coral pink plumes in June that ripen to silvery pink in September-one of the showiest of small grasses! The foliage turns purplish-red in fall. Tolerates coast, deer, drought & heat. Size: 20-30" x 15", plumes 12" above. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11. (syn. MELINIS nerviglumis)

Photo unavailable RHYNCHELYTRUM nerviglumis 'Savannah'
Ruby Grass

An annual ornamental with shimmering coral pink plumes in June that ripen to silvery pink in September-one of the showiest of small grasses! The foliage turns purplish-red in fall. Tolerates coast, deer, drought & heat. Height: 18-24". Width: 9-12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11. (syn. MELINIS nerviglumis)

Photo unavailable RIBES aureum var. aureum
Western Golden Currant

Shrub: Western native plant valued for its large, black edible fruit. Blooms in mid-spring, with highly fragrant yellow flowers reminiscent of cloves or vanilla. Nice display of orange to red fall foliage. Size: 4-6' x 4-6'. Exposure: full sun/shade.

Photo unavailable RIBES hirtellum 'Pixwell' (Pixwell Gooseberry)
Pixwell Gooseberry

Shrub: Deciduous. Commonly sold & very productive cultivar developed in N. Dakota in 1932. Low-growing, almost thornless bushes are very hardy & bear medium-sized fruit, starts out green, turning purple upon ripening. Delicious fresh or for pies & jellies. Bears the second year, yields 4-6 qts. a year at maturity. Easy to pick; withstands drought. Self-pollinating. Exp: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. Ht: 3-5'. W: 3-4'. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable RIBES viburnifolium
Catalina Currant, Island Gooseberry

Shrub: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. California native. A low-growing evergreen currant with handsome fragrant leaves & dark red stems. Small clusters of interesting star-shaped maroon flowers decorate the arching branches in late winter to early spring. Excellent under oaks & for erosion control in dry, shaded spots. Berries appeal to birds. Height: 2-3'. Width: 4-6'. Water: moderate/dry. Exp: part shade/shade. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable ROSA 'About Face (=WEKosupalz)
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Produces 4-6" bi-colored blooms that are a lighter golden-orange on the inside with a distinct darker bronzy-red outside. Delightful mild fragrance. Blooms on new wood so if you prune early you’ll promote new growth. Perfect for cut flower arrangements. Tall, upright habit. Size: 5-7' x 4-6'. USDA Z6.

ROSA 'Abraham Darby' (=Auscot), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Abraham Darby' (=Auscot)
David Austin English Rose

The long, elegant stems carry large, very fragrant cupped blooms of rich shades of apricot. The blooms have a strong fruity fragrance and are borne singly or in clusters. With its arching habit, it may be grown as a climber or on a trellis. Continually blooming. Bush 5 feet. Climber 10 feet. (1985) (PP#7215)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'All Dressed Up'
Photo unavailable ROSA 'America'
Climbing Rose

Award-winning color and rich fragrance! All-America Rose Selections Winner. A fast growing classic climber that produces sprays of clove-scented blooms. Pointed buds open into fully double, 3-5? rich coral/salmon pink blooms appearing summer-fall. Use on walls, trellises and along fences or as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Repeat blooming. Disease resistant. Size: 10-15' x 4-6'. USDA Z6. PP# 3,682

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Anna's Promise'
Grandiflora (Hybrid Tea x Floribunda)

Inspired by Primetime Emmy™ & Golden Globe™ award-winning British television series Downtown Abbey, this introduction praises the true heart & integrity of Anna, lady's maid to Lady Mary Crawley. Produces medium 3-4" golden-pink blooms w/ a bronze reverse. Spicy, fruity fragrance. Strong stems are excellent for cutting. Petal count: 35. Tall, upright bushy habit. Height: 5-6'. ('About Face' x 'Voodoo') USDA Z4. PPAF

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Arctic Blue'
Photo unavailable ROSA 'Autumn Sunset'
Modern Shrub

Great traits in a climber! Rich fragrance, disease resistant (especially black spot), strong apricot-gold blooms, good vigor, shiny green foliage and free flowering! Always in bloom with clusters of fragrant semi-double cupped flowers. Blooms on new and old wood. Great in most climates. Shrub or hedge 7 ft. Climber 8-12 ft. x 6-8 ft. climber. (1988)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Bonica' ('Bonica '82') (own root)
Shrub

The dark green foliage sets off the loose, double shell pink, apple scented blooms. Abundant bloomer, continuing to bloom all summer. Arching habit is a good companion for vertical plants. Dense mounding plants of medium height. Disease resistant. This is good as a border plant or hedge. 5-7' x 5'. USDA Z6. (1981) (PP#5105)

ROSA 'Boscobel' (=Auscousin), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Boscobel' (=Auscousin)
David Austin English Rose

Red buds open to beautifully formed, rich salmon colored blooms. They open to pretty cup shaped flowers that develop into very full & dbl classic 2-3” rosette styled blms. Reblooms in flushes spring-fall. Old world myrrh scent w/hints of elderflower, pear & almond. Uses: cut flower, borders, beds & pots. Disease resistant glossy dk green foliage. Upright, vigorous, bushy & healthy. H: 3-4’. W: 2-3’. USDA Z5. (2012: Austin)

Photo unavailable ROSA 'Burgundy Iceberg'
Floribunda

A real standout due to its distinct hue, combined with modern vigor, disease resistance & bloom strength. Produces clusters of 3-4.5" flowers from late spring-fall. Bold in color & fragrance - velvety purple to red-burgundy blooms w/deep pink reverse give off a honey-fruity scent. The color darkens in cooler temperatures. Good for beds, borders, hedges or cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Size: 3-5' x 3-4'. USDA Z5. PP# 16,198

ROSA 'Carding Mill' (=Auswest), David Austin English Rose ROSA 'Carding Mill' (=Auswest)
David Austin English Rose

Produces beautiful flowers in pink, apricot & yellow. At the bud stage, the inside is rich, deep apricot w/paler, soft yellow undersides. When fully open, the center is filled w/rich, apricot-pink. The full, slightly nodding 3” double flowers are ruffled & globular w/a strong myrrh scent. Blooms in flushes from June-Sept. Cut flower & exhibition rose. Bushy & rounded. Ht: 3-4'. W: 3'. Disease resistant. Vigorous. USDA Z5. (2005: Austin)

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