Plant Reference Guide

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Botanical Name     Common Name
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Ilex 'Historyland'

Ilex 'Historyland'

Common Name: Holly

Self-fruiting holly with dense, glossy foliage and red berries. A vigorous growth habit which may stand up to 20 feet making it a great choice for a privacy hedge. Named by Tommy Huggins of Historyland Nursery.


Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Nana'

Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Nana'

Common Name: Chinese Holly

Evergreen shrub with single-spined, dark, glossy green leaves. Produces small, dark red berries. One of few self-pollinating hollies.


Ilex crenata 'Bennett's Compacta'

Ilex crenata 'Bennett's Compacta'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

A tight, compact grower with glossy green foliage. Requires little pruning. Makes a good foundation plant.


Ilex crenata 'Green Lustre'

Ilex crenata 'Green Lustre'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

Lustrous, dark green foliage covers this dense evergreen shrub with an excellent branching habit. One of the hardier crenata hollies.


Ilex crenata 'Helleri'

Ilex crenata 'Helleri'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

A dwarf, mounding shrub with miniature, dark green leaves. A popular variety, used extensively in foundation or hedge plantings.


Ilex crenata 'Hoogendorn'

Ilex crenata 'Hoogendorn'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

Densely branched, evergreen shrub with flat, dark green foliage. Compact habit with rounded silhouette that grows wider than tall.  Prune as needed after new growth hardens off. Will grow in sun or shade. Low maintenance.


Ilex crenata 'Soft Touch'

Ilex crenata 'Soft Touch'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

A small evergreen holly with a mounding growth habit that is similar to 'Helleri' but with denser growth. Seems to tolerate heavier soils and drought conditions.


Ilex crenata 'Steeds'

Ilex crenata 'Steeds'

Common Name: Japanese Holly

Upright pyramidal habit. Small oval foliage is a deep green.


Ilex glabra 'Densa'

Ilex glabra 'Densa'

Common Name: Densa Holly

Dark green glossy leaves. Will tolerate partial shade and moist conditions. Evergreen


Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'

Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'

Common Name: Inkberry

A broadleaf evergreen with shiny, lustrous, dark green leaves. Excellent winter hardiness and tolerance of wet locations.


Ilex opaca 'Satyr Hill'

Ilex opaca 'Satyr Hill'

Common Name: American Holly

'Satyr Hill' holly is a female holly that has a moderate growth rate with a compact, pyramidal upright habit.  A native holly that has large, dark olive green leaves. 


Ilex verticillata 'Jim Dandy'

Ilex verticillata 'Jim Dandy'

Common Name: Common Winterberry

Slow growing compact shrub. Deciduous. Male pollinator for 'Red Sprite'.


Ilex verticillata 'Red Sprite'

Ilex verticillata 'Red Sprite'

Common Name: Common Winterberry

A compact, rounded shrub with dark green leaves. Bright red berries nearly 0.5" in diameter appear in fall and persist into winter. Needs a male pollinator such as 'Jim Dandy' to produce fruit. Deciduous.


Ilex verticillata 'Southern Gentleman'

Ilex verticillata 'Southern Gentleman'

Common Name: Common Winterberry

Deciduous male holly, compact slow grower. Pollinator for 'Sparkleberry', 'Winter Red', and 'Winter Gold'.


Ilex verticillata Little Goblin® Red

Ilex verticillata Little Goblin® Red - PPAF

Common Name: Winterberry

​Little Goblin™ puts on a show starting in the fall with its extra large dark red berries in clusters along each stem. This dwarf variety is great for residential landscapes where it can fit in small spaces. 


Ilex verticillata Mr. Poppins™

Ilex verticillata Mr. Poppins™ - PPAF

Common Name: Winterberry

Mr. Poppins™ is a male pollinator for the female winterberry. This particular variety has a compact habit unlike most male pollinators so it will fit nicely in small landscapes.


Ilex verticillata Winter Red®

Ilex verticillata Winter Red®

Common Name: Common Winterberry

Upright, deciduous, multi-stemmed shrub with lustrous, dark green foliage. Clusters of large red fruit maintain throughout winter. Needs male pollinator 'Southern Gentleman'. Ideal in mass plantings or borders.


Ilex x 'HL10-90' Christmas Jewel®

Ilex x 'HL10-90' Christmas Jewel® - PP14477

Common Name: Holly

Christmas Jewel® is an attractive small, upright dense pyramidal tree having narrow dark green polished leaves. Blunt spines are not sharp to the touch. Female plants produce large abundant apple red berries without need of a pollinator.


Ilex x 'Magland' Oakland™

Ilex x 'Magland' Oakland™ - PP14417

Common Name: Red Hybrid Holly

Oakland™ 'Magland' is a tall slender, pyramidal shrub has nice form at young age. Improved selection of Oakleaf™. Foliage is medium green and has spines. Heavy spring blooms produce abundant red berries in fall.


Ilex x meservae Blue Maid®

Ilex x meservae Blue Maid®

Common Name: Meserve Hybrid Holly

A broad, pyramidal grower. Large, bright red berries persist into winter. Needs a male blue holly to produce fruit.


Ilex x meserveae Blue Prince®

Ilex x meserveae Blue Prince®

Common Name: Meserve Hybrid Holly

A male blue holly with a broad, pyramidal growth habit and dense blue-green foliage on purple stems. Pollinates 'Blue Maid', 'Blue Princess', and 'Dragon Lady'.


Ilex x meserveae Blue Princess®

Ilex x meserveae Blue Princess®

Common Name: Meserve Hybrid Holly

Dark red fruits persist into winter on this large evergreen shrub. Excellent for Christmas decorations. Needs male blue holly to produce berries. One of the hardiest blue hollies.


Impatiens Dazzler® Deep Pink

Impatiens Dazzler® Deep Pink

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens Dazzler Deep Pink’s true, rich pink flowers bloom on compact, vigorous plants that will brighten your shade garden.


Impatiens Dazzler® Red

Impatiens Dazzler® Red

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens Dazzler Red’s deep red flowers bloom on compact, vigorous plants that will brighten your shade garden.


Impatiens Dazzler® White

Impatiens Dazzler® White

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens Dazzler White’s pure white flowers bloom on compact, vigorous plants that will brighten your shade garden.


Impatiens Rockapulco® Coral Reef

Impatiens Rockapulco® Coral Reef - PP22992

Common Name: Impatiens

Rockapulco® Coral Reef will give you an explosion of color with double flowers that resemble miniature rosebuds. Low maintenance, heat- tolerance and flower power makes this impatiens ideal for containers or to brighten up a shady area. 


Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Electric Orange

Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Electric Orange

Common Name: Impatiens

SunPatiens® are an excellent choice for summer color in the landscape. Bred to have strong root systems, be weather tolerant, versatile for both sun and shade applications; low maintenance with continuous bloom from spring to the first hard frost.


Impatiens SunPatiens® Compact Lilac

Impatiens SunPatiens® Compact Lilac - PP19392

Common Name: Impatiens

Sunpatiens® Compact Lilac brings the beauty of a lilac impatiens to the full sun. Large lilac flowers cover the dark green mound of foliage throughout summer.


Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Royal Magenta

Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Royal Magenta - PPAF

Common Name: Impatiens

SunPatiens® Compact Royal Magenta produces a dense, bushy plant that is smothered with large, vivid magenta flowers. Thrives in full sun and will continue to bloom until the first frost. Great for containers or in the landscape.


Impatiens SunPatiens® Compact White

Impatiens SunPatiens® Compact White - PP19605

Common Name: Impatiens

SunPatiens® Compact White brings the beauty of a white impatiens to the full sun. Large white flowers cover the dark green mound of foliage until the first frost. 


Impatiens SunPatiens® Spreading Pink Kiss

Impatiens SunPatiens® Spreading Pink Kiss

Common Name: Impatiens

'Spreading Pink Kiss' Sunpatiens® will give you a blanket of soft pink flowers from late spring until the first frost. This easy to grow annual will be perfect for your containers or even in mass planting.


Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Coral

Impatiens Sunpatiens® Compact Coral - PP19622

Common Name: Impatiens

SunPatiens® are an excellent choice for summer color in the landscape. Bred to have strong root systems, be weather tolerant, versatile for both sun and shade applications; low maintenance with continuous bloom from spring to the first hard frost.


Impatiens Super Elfin® Blue Pearl

Impatiens Super Elfin® Blue Pearl

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens Super Elfin Blue Pearl’s soft lavender-blue flowers bloom on compact, vigorous plants that will brighten your shade garden.


Impatiens Super Elfin® Lipstick

Impatiens Super Elfin® Lipstick

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens Super Elfin Lipstick's hot rose-pink flowers bloom on compact, vigorous plants that will brighten your shade garden.


Ipomoea Kelly Ray

Ipomoea Kelly Ray - PP24446

Common Name: Ornamental Sweet Potato

The foliage of this sweet potato vine is a unique bronze and lime green color. Ipomoea Kelly Ray is excellent in containers, as a groundcover or in a hanging basket!


Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Bronze

Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Bronze - PP15437

Common Name: Ornamental Sweet Potato

The foliage of this sweet potato vine is a unique bronze color. Bred for a more compact habit, Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Bronze is excellent in containers.


Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Light Green

Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Light Green - PP15028

Common Name: Ornamental Sweet Potato

Striking lime-green foliage bred for a more compact, trailing habit. Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Light Green is great in combination planters or as a groundcover.


Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Raven

Ipomoea Sweet Caroline™ Raven - PPAF

Common Name: Ornamental Sweet Potato

Striking purplish-black foliage bred for a more compact, trailing habit, Sweet Caroline™ Raven is a great addition to mixed containers, window boxes or as a ground cover. A great foliage component which will add new dimension to a container or the landscape.


Ipomoea Illusion® Garnet Lace

Ipomoea Illusion® Garnet Lace - PPAF

Common Name: Sweet Potato Vine

Ipomoea Illusion® Garnet Lace has leaves that emerge a light green, turn bronze, then finally mature a garnet red, all set off with bright pink petioles, midribs and veining.


Ipomoea Illusion™ 'Emerald Lace'

Ipomoea Illusion™ 'Emerald Lace' - PP21744

Common Name: Ornamental Sweet Potato

The lime green foliage on this ornamental sweet potato is deeply toothed and its low growing, spreading habit make it perfect as a groundcover or filler. Ipomoea ‘Illusion Emerald Lace has a vigorous manner and looks beautiful against plants of vibrant colors.


Iris ensata 'Caprician Butterfly'

Iris ensata 'Caprician Butterfly'

Common Name: Japanese Water Iris

Iris 'Caprician Butterfly' has large, fully double, ruffled, white flowers heavily veined in purple with a splash of yellow in the throat. Blooms early to mid summer. Requires acid soil and prefers consistent moisture - can even be grown in shallow, standing water.


Iris ensata 'Lion King'

Iris ensata 'Lion King'

Common Name: Japanese Water Iris

Iris 'Lion King' has large, fully double, ruffled, white flowers with purple edges and a touch of yellow in the throat. Blooms early to mid summer. Requires acid soil and prefers consistent moisture - can even be grown in shallow, standing water.


Iris pallida 'Variegata'

Iris pallida 'Variegata'

Common Name: Dalmation Iris, Variegated Sweet Iris

Native to Italy, the violet-blue flowers of Iris pallida 'Variegata' compliment the elegantly striped foliage. The sweet smelling blooms and sturdy stalks make this an excellent choice for cut flowers.


Iris siberica Blue King

Iris siberica Blue King

Blooming in early Summer, 'Blue King' produces showy, deep violet flowers with white and yellow throats. The sharp, erect foliage adds height to borders and beds.


Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Common Name: Virginia Sweetspire

Great seasonal interest with white, 6" flower spikes in summer. Foliage is a beautiful red-purple color in fall. Deciduous.


Itea virginica 'Sprich' Little Henry™

Itea virginica 'Sprich' Little Henry™ - PP10988

Common Name: Virginia Sweetspire

White 3-4" flower spikes bloom in summer. A more compact form than 'Henry's Garnet'. Fall foliage takes on a beautiful red-purple color. Makes an excellent foundation planting, hedge, screen or in mass plantings.

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