Plant Reference Guide

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Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Common Name: Blue Fescue

This popular variety forms attractive clumps of compact, evergreen, steel-blue foliage. Slender flower spikes appear in June. The most heat tolerant fescue, but looks best in cool weather.


Festuca glauca Beyond Blue™

Festuca glauca Beyond Blue™ - PP23307

Common Name: Blue Fescue

Powder-blue foliage that keeps its color throughout the year. Blooms subtle, feathery white blooms in the spring. Great in beds, borders, containers, and rock gardens.


Ficus carica 'Hardy Chicago'

Ficus carica 'Hardy Chicago'

Common Name: Common Fig

A small, ornamental, easily grown tree. 'Hardy Chicago' can freeze to the ground and fruit the next season on new growth. Fruit is purplish-brown with strawberry pink flesh and can be harvested in late summer and early fall.


Forsythia x Show Off® Starlet

Forsythia x Show Off® Starlet - PP24361

Common Name: Forsythia

Show Off™ Starlet is a new dwarf forsythia with an improved flower display.  Masses of bright yellow flowers in early spring from base to tip of the plant.


Forsythia x intermedia 'Kolgold' MagicalĀ® Gold

Forsythia x intermedia 'Kolgold' MagicalĀ® Gold

Common Name: Forsythia

Magical® Gold blooms on both new and old wood, which not only extends the blooming period, but also allows for worry free easier pruning. Produces a plethora of beautiful golden yellow blossoms.


Forsythia x intermedia 'Lynwood'

Forsythia x intermedia 'Lynwood'

Common Name: Border Forsythia

This old time favorite is covered with bright yellow flowers in early spring. Upright habit makes it popular as a specimen plant or hedge. Purple foliage in fall extends season of interest.


Fothergilla major 'Blue Shadow'

Fothergilla major 'Blue Shadow' - PP15490

Common Name: Large Fothergilla

Deciduous, upright shrub with striking blue-green leaf color in spring. In fall, foliage changes to brilliant orange, red and yellow. Ivory, honey scented flowers in spring. Unlicensed propagation prohibited.


Fothergilla major 'Mt. Airy'

Fothergilla major 'Mt. Airy'

Common Name: Large Fothergilla

Deciduous shrub with deep blue-green leaves has attractive fall color. Honey-scented, brush-like flowers appear in spring. Can be used as a border, foundation or mass planting.


Fuchsia Shadow Dancers™ Marcia

Fuchsia Shadow Dancers™ Marcia - PP13760


Fuchsia Shadow Dancers™ Rosella

Fuchsia Shadow Dancers™ Rosella - PP20084


Gaillardia aristata Gallo® Peach

Gaillardia aristata Gallo® Peach - PP20717

Common Name: Blanket Flower

Gaillardia Gallo® Peach has large daisy-like flowers with yellow petals and  deeper golden orange centers.   'Gallo Peach' has an extremely compact, upright habit.


Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Celebration'

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Celebration' - PP26969

Year round color that does not require a lot of watering! A perennial with continuous red flowers even in the heat.


Galium odoratum

Galium odoratum

Common Name: Sweet Woodruff

Fragrant white flowers open in the spring over delicate leaves that perfume the air with a freshly-mown hay scent when crushed. Galium odoratum is a popular ground cover for moist, shady areas; will tolerate heavy shade and drier conditions.


Gardenia augusta 'Crown Jewel'

Gardenia augusta 'Crown Jewel' - PP19896

Common Name: Gardenia

Cold tolerant selection with a low, spreading habit. Lovely double blossoms are a creamy white color and have an endearing fragrance. Unlicensed propagation prohibited.


Gardenia jasminoides 'BAB1183' Summer Snow®

Gardenia jasminoides 'BAB1183' Summer Snow® - PP22797

Common Name: Gardenia

Pristine, double white blossoms adorn the glossy, deep green leaves on this evergreen shrub. The flowers have a sweet fragrance. Unlicensed propagation prohibited.


Gardenia jasminoides 'Chuck Hayes'

Gardenia jasminoides 'Chuck Hayes'

Common Name: Gardenia

Evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves and fragrant, double flowers. Blooms sporadically throughout summer. Protect from winter winds.


Gardenia jasminoides 'Frostproof'

Gardenia jasminoides 'Frostproof'

Common Name: Gardenia

Will stand up against early spring cold snaps. Can tolerate full sun with proper soil. White, fragrant, double flowers bloom throughout summer amongst the compact, dark green foliage.


Gaura Belleza™ Dark Pink

Gaura Belleza™ Dark Pink - PPAF

Common Name: Gaura

Belleza™ Dark Pink has an upright, compact habit with loads of dark pink flowers on sturdy stems.  Gaura is a very drought and heat tolerant plant, and one of the longest blooming perennials if spent blooms are sheared.


Gaura lindheimeri 'Ballerina Rose'

Gaura lindheimeri 'Ballerina Rose' - PP14635

Common Name: Gaura

Rose-pink blooms resembling small butterflies are borne at the top of tall, airy spikes. This variety has a more compact and mounding habit.


Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane'

Gaura lindheimeri 'Rosyjane' - PP22290

Common Name: Beeblossom

Gauras are excellent in borders and containers with the flowers dancing airily above tall stems, creating soft movement in the garden. 'Rosyjane' has a beautiful white with bright pink picotee flower.


Gaura lindheimeri 'Whirling Butterflies'

Gaura lindheimeri 'Whirling Butterflies'

Common Name: Gaura

Pure white flowers on gracefully arching stems accent this long-blooming plant. Provide excellent drainage for Gaura lindheimeri ‘Whirling Butterflies’ to ensure over-wintering.


Geranium 'Rozanne'

Geranium 'Rozanne' - PP12175

Common Name: Cranesbill

Violet-blue, cup-shaped flowers appear all summer long over spreading foliage. Geranium ‘Rozanne' is one of the longest-blooming geraniums. Foliage turns red in the fall, extending the season of interest. 2008 Perennial Plant of the Year.


Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'

Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'

Common Name: Cranesbill

Single magenta flowers bloom on compact plants in the spring. Foliage turns crimson red in the fall. Geranium sanguineum ‘Max Frei’ is a good selection for Southern gardens.


Geranium sanguineum 'Pink Summer'

Geranium sanguineum 'Pink Summer'

Grayish green foliage makes an attractive backdrop for clouds of light pink flowers with darker contrasting veins. Tolerates hot, humid weather, but prefers good drainage.


Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'

Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo'

Common Name: Cambridge Geranium

White flowers with light pink veining and pronounced pink stamens in late spring and early summer. Outstanding display of red to orange fall foliage is an added bonus. 


Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Karmina'

Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Karmina'

Common Name: Cambridge Geranium

From late spring to early summer, violet colored flowers form a striking carpet of color. Foliage turns an orange to red color in the fall. 


Geum RUSTICO™ Orange

Geum RUSTICO™ Orange - PP28238

Orange flowers that jut out from a mounding, dark green habit. This Geum has a long bloom time along with a long life in a container or a garden setting.

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