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Hardy perennials and rock plants

wholesale list of inspected stock, 1934

by George Frank & Son

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Wholesale trade,
  • Seeds,
  • Seedlings,
  • Rock plants,
  • Perennials

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementGeorge Frank & Son
    ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 unnumbered pages
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27262965M
    OCLC/WorldCa941945189

    A fabulous little plant that should not be overlooked! Basket-of-Gold (Aurinia saxatilis syn. Alyssum saxatile) is an enchanting low-growing, evergreen perennial that will charm your garden with its masses of shining, golden-yellow flowers on display for 4 to 6 weeks in spring and contrasting splendidly with its gray-green foliage. With cancellation of the Super Plant Sale, Mary Ann Robinson has 19 varieties of tomato plants available at $3 each. Her plants are always sturdy and well-grown. Pick up is in Guelph. maryann_robinson [at] sympatico [dot] ca (Contact Mary Ann) for a list.

    Clusters of tiny blue flowers smother the plants every spring. Reaching a height of about 18 inches and hardy in zones 3 to 8, Siberian bugloss is a must for any shade garden. (Source for bugloss). 5. Leopard plant (Ligularia spp.): Probably the most striking of all the shade-loving perennial flowers, this bold and beautiful plant is tough to.   1. Salvia ‘May Night’: This vigorous plant is extremely cold and drought tolerant, and is well situated to handle the high clay content of our Colorado salvia bloom spires of deep indigo in the late spring, and will re-bloom in the late summer if deadheaded. 2. Monardella marantha ‘Marian Sampson’: If you need a plant for a rock garden or an edge, .

    Rock Cress. Rock cress is a mat-forming, semi-evergreen, herbaceous perennial plant that is most popular as an attractive border in a rock garden. They are alpine plants that can thrive in atypical locations like hills and slopes. Rockcress produces a profusion of fragrant, gorgeous blooms of vivid purple-red flowers in mid-spring to early summer. Download book Download PDF Download All Download JPEG Download Text New matchless values in hardy lilies, hemerocallis, columbine perennials, rock plants, sedums.


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Hardy perennials and rock plants by George Frank & Son Download PDF EPUB FB2

Coronado Red® Hyssop (Agastache Pstessene Coronado® Red) is a distinctive selection of Hummingbird Mint with silver-green foliage and spikes of orange-red flowers. This Agastache plant has a very vertical habit and blooms beginning in mid-summer.

A Plant Select winner. Drought resistant perennial plant (xeric). Commonly called Basket of Gold, perennial alyssum makes a wonderful wall or rock garden plant. Every spring it develops masses of cheerful yellow flowers that look terrific tucked between rocks and boulders. In warmer regions this plant can be.

8 Hardy Garden Plants You Can’t Kill. If you’re a beginner gardener or even a seasoned one, there are certain no fuss, no fail garden plants that gardeners turn to in their outdoor space.

These flowers and foliage plants bring color, interest and texture to the garden, and they can take dry, drought-like conditions. Heuchera - Coral Bells seeds. Hollyhock seeds. Quality Design. Exceptional Style. Shop Garden Signs. Heliopsis seeds. Echinacea - Coneflower seeds. Saxifraga forms a mat of growth, making it a great choice for adding greenery to alpine rock gardens.

The plants produce beautiful flowers in white, pink, red, yellow and purple. Creating a rock garden is such a fun gardening activity, as you can to experiment with many plants and their shape, size, texture, color, scent – you can see that you will have plenty of choice here!.

The rock garden is a nice contrast to a green lawn or even grey patio, but this beauty comes with Hardy perennials and rock plants book own challenges, as many of the flowers that especially thrive in rock. Growing just knee-high, this hardy selection produces clusters of reddish-pink, heart-shaped blooms throughout late spring and summer.

The ferny foliage is also attractive, and makes a nice foil for the old-fashioned flowers. Plant this shade-tolerant perennial in a woodland garden, shady border, or along a tree-lined pathway. 'Autumn Joy' sedum (Hylotelephium ‘Herbstfreude’) is surprisingly frost hardy. It’s not for nothing that sedums of this type are called ice plants.

Broad, deep pink flowerheads open in August and September and turn brown as they remain on the plant for autumn and winter interest. Alpines & Rockery Plants. A rockery is a focal point in the garden, and is a great way to show off delicate alpine plants and perennials which might get lost in bigger beds.

Make sure the soil in your rockery is well drained and select alpine varieties with similar soil preferences for an easy to maintain feature. Perfect for rock gardens, alongside paved areas, the front of raised perennial gardens, or as a ground cover on a slope, moss phlox forms a dense, creeping mat up to 6 inches high and 2 feet wide.

The small leaves are slightly prickly, and the entire plant is covered with fragrant white, pink, blue, lavender, or red flowers in spring.

Astilbe is a great plant for the shady perennial garden and is hardy to Zone 3. It has high moisture needs and is a perfect companion plant to hostas.

Astilbe come in varying sizes from 12 inches to 4 feet tall and will provide airy, textural. Plants of the Year Ideas. Never Water Again - WaterWise® Gardening Books. Potted Hardy Plants. Our well established potted hardy plants will arrive with you ready to plant straight into your garden.

Sizes range from a modest 1 litre potted plant – perfect for a perennial border, to huge 25 litre pots that will create an instant "wow" factor to your outdoor space. Evergreen Shrubs.

Rock ‘N Grow ® ‘Popstar’ and ‘Superstar’ Autumn Stonecrop (Sedum) Stonecrop is one of the most durable perennials you’ll find.

It thrives in almost any soil, tolerates frigid cold temperatures, and requires little moisture. If you love that rebirth, too, then these hardy perennials are just the thing for you to grow.

Print out a Shopping List for Cold Hardy Perennials. The next time you go to the garden center in search of cold hardy perennials, print out and take along this cold hardy perennial 5/5(1). Aubrieta is one of the easiest and most popular spring flowering rock plants but when the flowers are over, it looks rather dull.

The spreading plants of Aubrieta ‘Argenteovariegata’ have vivid, pinkish-purple flowers which make a vivid contrast with the silver-edged, pale green leaves. Rock gardens are an artistic simulation of these ecosystems and feature small hardy perennials growing among artfully arranged rock outcrops.

The goal of a rock garden is to feature small attractive rock garden plants that might otherwise be overlooked or out-competed in another type of garden bed such as a perennial border. Flowers that are perennials in warmer climates may be grown in Zone 5 as annuals such as lantana, hibiscus, and fuchsias.

Read on as I recommend my favorite easy-to-grow garden favorites that thrive in Zone 5. Monarch butterfly on purple coneflower. My Five Favorite Zone 5 Perennials. Perennial flowering plants are gaining in popularity Reviews: 1. Fritz Creek Gardens of Homer, Alaska, grows and sells cold-hardy perennials and other plants to gardeners and landscapers in Alaska, and throughout the United States by mail order.

Dazzling display gardens show Northern horticulture at its best. Home of Alaska Hardy® Perennials, our own line of plants especially suited for zones 3 and above.

Plant Select Winner. " tall x 18" wide. Furman's Red is one of the most cold hardy of the native Salvia greggii family. Blooming in late spring and again in the fall, the p Plant Select Winner. " tall x 18" wide.

Furman's Red is one of the most cold hardy of the native Salvia greggii family. Unusual Plants Online Direct.

We grow Unusually Good Plants, Hardy Herbaceous Perennials, Ornamental Grasses, Hardy Ferns and other Rare and Unusual Trees ad Shrubs for the Garden. It is one of the longest bloomers of the perennials, and it is one tough plant.

Many of the best plants for American gardens are the prairie plants, and this is one of those. When I was first gardening, every garden book seemed to have this plant on the list of a "must have".Reviews: Yarrow is one of the easiest perennials to grow and is a good choice for beginners.

All it needs is full sun and well-drained soil. It thrives in average to poor soil and is drought tolerant once established.

Plants grown in rich soil tend to be tall and floppy. Variety Pictured: Achillea 'Firefly Sunshine' Ajuga (Bugleweed).