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ACHILLEA x lewisii 'King Edward', Woolly or Dwarf Yarrow, Milfoil ACHILLEA x lewisii 'King Edward'
Woolly or Dwarf Yarrow, Milfoil

Perennial Herb: Semi-evergreen. Tolerates drought, deer, fire, heat, coast & poor soil. NO heavy, wet soil. Somewhat gopher resistant. Good ground cover, edging, rock garden, pot, cut/dried flower & border plant. As a lawn, mow before it flowers. Has pale yellow blooms in summer. Matting: 4-6" x 12". Flower heads rise 4" above. Sun. Water: mod/dry. USDA Z4-9.

ACONITUM napellus, Garden Monkshood ACONITUM napellus
Garden Monkshood

Perennial Herb: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Beautiful cut flower, background and woodland plant. Produces helmet-shaped flowers along tall spikes over feathery foliage. Native to Europe. Bloom time: late spring-summer. Bloom color: violet blue. Size: 2-5' x 1'. Exposure: sun/light shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z6 or <.

AEGOPODIUM podagraria 'Variegatum', Snow-On-The-Mountain AEGOPODIUM podagraria 'Variegatum'
Snow-On-The-Mountain

Perennial: Vigorous, deciduous ground cover. Can tolerate mowing. Lobed leaves are margined in white. Remove any that revert to solid green. Use a 6-8" barrier if concerned about spread-not as invasive as solid green form. Bloom color: white. Height: 4-14". Exposure: shade/semi shade. Water: moderate. Drought tolerant. USDA Z4-9.

AEONIUM 'Kiwi', Kiwi Aeonium AEONIUM 'Kiwi'
Kiwi Aeonium

Perennial Succulent: Drought tolerant. Grows well near the beach or in steep rocky slopes. Bloom color: yellow. Bloom time: summer. Foliage: pale yellow to green with red edges. Height: 2-3 feet. Spread: 1-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate to dry. Prefers well drained soil. Allow plant to dry out before watering again. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable AEONIUM 'Sunburst'
Copper Pinwheel

Perennial Succulent: Drought tolerant. A lovely selection! Large rosettes of fleshy, variegated lvs on thick, bare stems. Green, ylw & creamy wht foliage develops coppery red tips in full sun. Perfect for rock gardens or dry borders. Blm color: pale ylw. Blooms: summer. Ht: 1-2’. Sprd: 1-2’. Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. to dry. Prefers well drained soil. Allow the plant to dry out before watering again. USDA Z9. Protect from frost.

Photo unavailable AEONIUM haworthii 'Bicolor'

Perennial Succulent: Evergrn. Drought tolerant. A great texture & color plant. Attractive green & dk red edged folg., easy to grow, low maintenance. Unique, spectacular cut flower, fun for wedding bouquets. Ideal in low beds, borders, gravel & rock gardens, along walkways or infront of flowerbeds. Blms: summer. Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod./dry. Prefers well drained soil. Allow plant to dry out before watering again. Z9.

AEONIUM haworthii 'Pinwheel', AEONIUM haworthii 'Pinwheel'

Perennial Succulent: Drought tolerant. Native of the Canary Islands. Grows well near the beach or in steep rocky slopes. Is one of the most commonly grown Aeoniums. Unique & spectacular cut flower, fun for wedding bouquets. Blm color: creamy yellow. Blm time: summer. Foliage: bluish-green. Height: 2'. Spread: 2'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: mod. to dry. Prefers well drained soil. Allow plant to dry out before watering again. USDA Z9.

AEONIUM hybrid 'Zwartkop', Black Rose AEONIUM hybrid 'Zwartkop'
Black Rose

Perennial: The "flowers" of black rose are actually rosettes of burgundy-black leaves at the ends of stalk-like stems. In winter, bright yellow flowers contrast with the dark foliage. Unique & spectacular cut flower, fun for wedding bouquets. Good rock garden or container plant. Height: 12-18".

AGAPANTHUS 'New Blue' (syn. A. africanus 'New Blue'), Lily-of-the-Nile AGAPANTHUS 'New Blue' (syn. A. africanus 'New Blue')
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought tolerant when established. Deer, gopher and fire tolerant. Good near pools, borders, pots and as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: blue. Clump forming. Height: 30". Exposure: sun/light shade. Water: moist during growing season. USDA Z8.

AGAPANTHUS 'Storm Cloud', Lily-of-the-Nile AGAPANTHUS 'Storm Cloud'
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Evergreen/Semi-evergreen. Drought, deer, gopher and fire tolerant. Good for borders, pots, poolsides and as a cut flower. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: navy blue. Clump forming. Height: around 3'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: little or no water when established/ample water when growing. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable AGAPANTHUS 'Tinker Bell'
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Drought, deer, gopher and fire tolerant. Good for borders, poolsides, containers and as a cut flower. Clump forming and slow growing. Leaves are broadly margined with creamy white. Bloom color: blue (shy bloomer). Height: around 1 foot. Water: moderate. Exposure: sun or light shade. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable AGAPANTHUS 'Variegata'
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Drought, deer and fire tolerant. Good for borders, poolsides, containers and as a cut flower. Clump forming and slow growing. Foliage: variegated green and cream. Bloom color: blue. Water: moderate. Exposure: sun or light shade. USDA Z8.

AGAPANTHUS africanus cv 'Ponto's Queen of the Nile', Lily-of-the-Nile AGAPANTHUS africanus cv 'Ponto's Queen of the Nile'
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought tolerant when established. Introduced by Ponto Nursery. Attractive variegated green & yellow foliage. Deer, gopher & fire tolerant. Good near pools, borders, pots & as a cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-summer. Blm color: lavender blue. Clump forming. Height: 1.5-2' (flowers extend 2' above foliage). Exp: sun/light shade. Water: moist during growing season. USDA Z8. USPP# 21,522

AGAPANTHUS inapertus nigrescens, Lily-of-the-Nile AGAPANTHUS inapertus nigrescens
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Is there a darker one? This rare and unusual one is A MUST have-no kidding! Deciduous. Drought, deer, gopher and fire tolerant. Good for poolsides, pots, borders & as a cut flower. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: very dark purple, drooping. Clump forming. Height: 3-5'. Water water well during growing season. USDA Z7.

AGAPANTHUS praecox ssp. orientalis 'Stevie's Wonder', Lily-of-the-Nile AGAPANTHUS praecox ssp. orientalis 'Stevie's Wonder'
Lily-of-the-Nile

Perennial Herb: Rare! Evergreen. Drought, deer, gopher & fire tolerant. Good for borders, poolsides, pots & as a cut flower. Has VERY large clusters (about the size of a volleyball) of dark blue blooms on tall stalks. Blooms: summer-fall. Clump forming. Ht: around 6-8'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water water well during growing season. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable AGASTACHE 'Beelicious'
Hyssop

Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. All the benefits of the larger varieties but on a cute, small & compact plant. Masses of fragrant large prpl blms held on plump spikes will surely attract lots of bees, butterflies & hummingbirds. Repeat-blooming over a long period. Good for beds, borders, containers & cottage gardens. Blooms: summer-fall. Blm color: prpl. Size: 12-16" x 12-16". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z6.

AGASTACHE 'Blue Fortune', Anise Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Perennial: Deer resistant. Good border plant. Produces long lasting flower spikes over a long period. Foliage is scented like anise seed. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: deep blue. Height: 1.5-3 feet. Width: 2 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z6.

AGASTACHE 'Kudos Ambrosia', Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Kudos Ambrosia'
Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop

Perennial: Drought and deer tolerant. A great compact variety with masses of fragrant orange-pink flowers. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: orange-pink. Height: 16-20". Spread: 16". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. PPAF

AGASTACHE 'Kudos Coral', Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Kudos Coral'
Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop

Perennial: Drought and deer tolerant. A great compact variety with masses of fragrant warm coral flowers held on plump spikes. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: coral. Height: 16-20". Spread: 16". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. USPP#25,613

AGASTACHE 'Kudos Mandarin', Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Kudos Mandarin'
Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop

Perennial: Drought and deer tolerant. A great compact variety with masses of fragrant, cheery bright orange flowers held on plump spikes. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: bright orange. Height: 16-20". Spread: 16". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. USPP#25,381.

AGASTACHE 'Kudos Silver Blue', Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Kudos Silver Blue'
Kudos Series Agastache, Dwarf Hyssop

Perennial: Drought and deer tolerant. A great compact variety with masses of fragrant light purplish-blue flowers held on plump spikes. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: light purplish-blue. Height: 16-20". Spread: 28". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. USPP# 25,344

Photo unavailable AGASTACHE 'Morello'
Hyssop, Hummingbird Mint

Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. Amazingly huge, dense inflorescences of deep burgundy rose that blm from spring through fall. Showy, dk foliage in cool temperatures extend the beauty. Strong upright habit that forms multiple crowns quickly. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts bees, butterflies & hummingbirds. Height: 27” (33” w/flower). Spread: 22". Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. PP#29,527

AGASTACHE 'Purple Haze', Anise Hyssop AGASTACHE 'Purple Haze'
Anise Hyssop

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. A seedling of Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’. Good in borders, rock gardens and containers. Nice anise scented foliage. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: smokey violet-blue. Height: 2-3’. Width: 1-2’. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z6-10.

Photo unavailable AGASTACHE 'Red Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Perennial: Deer resistant. Good border plant. Produces long lasting flower spikes over a long period. Foliage is scented like anise seed. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: rose red. Height: 1.5-3 feet. Width: 2 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z 6.

Photo unavailable AGASTACHE 'Sunrise Orange'
Hummingbird Mint

Perennial: Drought deer, & rabbit tolerant. A great long blooming variety with masses of fragrant, cheery bright orange and yellow flowers held on plump spikes. Good for beds, borders, containers. Attracts butterflies, bees, & hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Size: 18-24" x 12-24". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5-10.

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