This Hosta has green foliage, is of good substance, and somewhat glossy. 'Tonoko Tachi' has white leaf backs and the moderate puckering with wavy foliage that develops at maturity. Hosta 'Tonoko Tachi' quickly forms a somewhat upright clump about 19" high and 32" across that blooms in late summer with pretty bell-shaped, purple flowers.
This gorgeous hosta will grow up to be fourteen inches high and twenty-eight inches wide. The leaves are seven inches long and six inches wide. They have a blue-green center with a one inch bright gold margin. The leaves on this hosta are corrugated and are a thick substance.
Torenia has a mounding/trailing habit and unique, yellow-throated bi-color blooms. Flowers that start blooming early and keep on until late fall. Filler for hanging baskets and containers with a mass of color, and wonderful as a ground cover in shady areas.
Toscana has showy foliage that emerges red in spring with bright yellow margin. The margin eventually fades through summer but the foliage remains red. The red color darkens in autumn, taking on burgundy tones. Forms an upright shrub, with arching branches.
This sport of ‘Spring Fling’ puts on a much showier performance in the landscape with its wider, pie crusted margin. The heart-shaped, green leaves display creamy white margins which brighten to white later in the season. The plant forms a broad mound and is a strong grower in the garden.
Strong, upright scapes carry the lavender flowers in early through midsummer.
Beautiful salmon to orange flowers are borne in large clusters on this fast growing and easy to grow vine. Provides a nonstop display of trumpet-shaped flowers that hummingbirds can't resist from early summer to frost.
Showy clusters of yellow trumpet shaped flowers first appear in summer and are produced continuously until early autumn. The trumpet creeper is a fast growing, high climbing deciduous woody vine that will grow to heights up to 40 ft. dense cloak of bright green foliage.
This is the species Deschampsia cespitosa. Unlike the 'named' varieties of Deschampsia, this seed-grown type will have some variation in size and form and it will also self-sow. In spring you will notice lots of new seedlings coming up, which is what a good natural garden is supposed to do.
Lustrous, deeper green foliage, topped in August and September with rose pink turtle head shaped flowers. Red stems that persist most of the season. Bronze green early season growth is another distinctive feature.
Plants form an upright, bushy mound of green foliage, bearing upright stems of large bright-pink hooded flowers beginning in late summer. Terrific at the waterside. Excellent for cutting. Showy and long lived. Attractive to butterflies.
Plants form an upright, bushy mound of green foliage, bearing upright stems of large white hooded flowers beginning in late summer. Especially beautiful when planted next to the more common pink Chelone. Terrific at the waterside. Excellent for cutting. Showy and long lived. Attractive to butterflies.
Twist of Lime' is a sport of 'Lemon Lime' with twisting leaves -- hence the name. The narrow, chartreuse to lemon yellow leaves have dark green irregular margins that streak towards the midrib. Couple that with the 'twist' and the rippled edges and you have a cute hosta with an almost unrivaled fine texture for your garden.
'Urchin' hosta is mini sized and medium growing hosta with heavily rippled edges on the leaves. The leaves are green, flat in the centers, and are very shiny at the top. The scapes and the seed pods that hold the beautiful flowers are a dark purple.
A delicious new creation. The enormous flower panicles are a blend of vanilla and strawberry, held upright on red stems. They emerge creamy white in mid summer, change to pink and finally to strawberry red. New blooms gives the plant a multicolored effect in late summer and early fall. The red coloration persists for at least 3-4 weeks. The habit is upright becoming cascading later in the season. Comparable to 'Pinky Winky', however the habit is more upright and the red flower color persists longer. Excellent for fresh cut and dried flower arrangements.
Also known as Japanese Silver Grass, there are many selections now available, all providing a wonderful fall display of showy plumes, and remaining attractive all winter.
This variety has large deep-pink flowers over an arching mound of green and white striped leaves. The foliage dries and turns a light tan shade for the winter. Useful as a specimen, in the border, or for mass planting. Trim to the ground in late winter or early spring. Clumps may be divided in spring before new growth appears.
The Variegated Maple is an unusual and interesting variety of maple being a dense shade tree known for a well shaped crown and straight trunk. 'Variegated Maple' has green and white foliage that changes to yellow with a tinge of pink in the fall.
Long leaves stand tall to display their striking variegation of bright green and creamy yellow. When crushed, they emit a delicious tangerine scent. This grass is simply stunning and is sure to catch your eye. It is especially beautiful when back lit by the early morning or late afternoon sun.
Masses of violet-blue spikes dart up above the compact, upright, deep green foliage of 'Royal Candles' all summer long. Butterflies love to drink their sweet nectar. Unlike some other veronicas, the bottom foliage of this variety does not die out.