AUGUST 2017 SPECIALS

Achillea (YARROW) all varieties

1 gallon size 10% off regular price $8.99

Butterflies love to sun themselves and sip nectar on the flat umbrella-like flower clusters. We have gray-leaved clumping varieties and green-leaved spreading varieties. Drought tolerant once established.

Alpinia and Hedychium

ORNAMENTAL GINGER

ALL VARIETIES

5 GALLON 50% off

Regular price $45.99

Bold foliage lends an exotic tropical look to your garden

Camellias

ALL SIZES 15% off

Regular price $32.99 - $119.99

Classic, glossy-leaved evergreen shrubs for shade. Showy flowers in winter and spring. We have many varieties and colors: various shades of pink, red, white.

Campanula muralis

DALMATIAN BELLFLOWER

1 gallon size 25% off regular price $8.99

Cold hardy, tough groundcover for shade. Vivid blue flowers most of the year. Deer resistant.

 

Campanula poscharskyana

SERBIAN BELLFLOWER

1 gallon size 25% off regular price $8.99

Attractive evergreen spreading groundcover for shade. Vigorous growth with few pests.

Grows to 8" high. Abundant dainty star shaped flowers from spring to summer.

Deer resistant.

 

Carex flacca ‘Blue Zinger’

BLUE SEDGE

1 gallon size 10% off

regular price $8.99

A rich blue selection of the European native. Makes a delightfully wispy-textured, evergreen, deer resistant groundcover. It prefers moist alkaline soils but is adaptable to a wide range of garden conditions and soil types.

Slowly spreads to 2’, clumping habit.

Carex testacea

NEW ZEALAND SEDGE

1 gallon size 25% off

regular price $8.99

The intriguing colors of this sedge add dramatic contrast to a wide variety of planting designs. Forms an arching clump to about 2 feet tall and 3 ft wide. Full sun brings out its orange and bronze tones. In shade it will have more green hues. Rabbits and deer don't bother it much. Does best in moist, well drained soil.

 

Equisteum scirpoides

MINIATURE HORSETAIL

1 gallon size 25% off regular price $10.99

An excellent choice for stabilizing soil around the edges of ponds. Miniature Horsetail will spread quickly to form a dense, 6 inch tall mat. You can also keep it in a pot as a fun-textured little specimen.

 

Ensete, Musa and Musella

BANANAS - ALL VARIETIES

All sizes 10% off

$13.99- $45.99

We have fruiting and ornamental varieties that thrive in our cool coastal climate. 

 

Bananas and ornamental ginger varieties

Euphorbia 'Blackbird'

BLACKBIRD SPURGE

1 gallon size 10% off

regular price $9.99

Bold color and tidy, compact habit make a great accent in the sunny garden. The foliage is so deep red, it looks black. Deer don't eat it. Low water needs.

Euphorbia x martinii

MARTIN'S SPURGE

1 gallon size 10% off

regular price $9.99

A perfect evergreen shrub for Mediterranean and low-water gardens. Neat compact habit to 3'x3'. The varied green hues blend with any color scheme. Deer proof!

Isolepis (scirpus) cernuus

FIBER OPTICS PLANT

1 gallon size 50% off

regular price $8.99

The name 'Fiber Optic' refers to the iridescent sheen on the stems. Isolepis grows to about 6 inches tall with a fine, soft texture and clumping habit. Great for the edges of ponds or in pots.

 

Lagerstroemia 'Muskogee'

PINK CRAPE MYRTLE

1 gallon size 25% off regular price

$12.99

A popular deciduous tree or shrub with year round seasonal interest. Pale pinkish lilac flowers in late summer. Beautiful multicolored bark.  Red fall foliage. Fast growth to 20' tall.

A great variety for coastal conditions.

 

Lantana 'Dallas Red'

DALLAS RED LANTANA

1 gallon size 50% off

regular price $8.99

Butterflies love Lantana, deer do not! This is a compact mounding selection that blooms all year in our coastal climate. Grows to 2' x 2' in full sun. Low water needs, very tough and easy care.

 

Lantana montevidensis White

TRAILING WHITE LANTANA

1 gallon size 50% off

regular price $8.99

Butterflies love Lantana, deer do not! This is a vigorous trailing variety. Low water needs, very tough and easy care. Thrives in full sun.

 

Muhlenbergia rigens

DEER GRASS

1 gallon size 25% off

regular price $8.99

A Western native with dramatic, 3' tall seed heads. It can go all summer without water but will also adapt to a wide range of irrigation conditions and soil types. Likes full sun or light shade. Birds love the seeds. A great addition to the butterfly habitat garden.

 

Leymus arenarius 'Blue Dune'

BLUE DUNE GRASS

1 gallon size 25% off

regular price $8.99

This vigorous, drought tolerant grass spreads slowly by underground rhizomes and is great for erosion control in sand or clay. To 3'-4' tall. Inconspicuous flowers. Native to coastal northern Europe.

 

Pandorea jasminoides 'Alba' WHITE BOWER VINE

One gallon size

25% off regular price $12.99

These decorative vines climb with support and bloom much of the year; can be neatly kept on a small trellis or fence. Does well in our coastal or interior climates. It grows very well in shade but flowers best when in full sun. Flowers are 1-1/2 inches, trumpet-like in shape.Somewhat frost tender, it responds well to pruning in spring.

Pennisetum orientale 'Karley Rose'

ORIENTAL FOUNTAIN GRASS

1 gallon size 10% off

regular price $8.99

This variety has fuller, darker plumes than the species, a more upright habit, and a longer bloom season. The deep green foliage will grow to about 3-4 feet tall and wide. It is a great replacement for the invasive Pennisetum setaceum (Green Fountain Grass) as it seldom self-sows. Grow in full sun and well drained soil. Low water needs.

Rubus calycinoides

EMERALD CARPET BRAMBLE

1 gallon size 25% off

regular price $9.49

A tough, dependable groundcover for shade. Interesting patterned leaves have a fuzzy, quilted texture. Small white flowers  appear in spring and summer. Tolerates most soils. Low water needs once established.

Rosmarinus 'Tuscan Blue'

UPRIGHT ROSEMARY

1 gallon size 10% off regular price $8.99

This classic Mediterranean native shrub is a  star performer. Butterflies, birds and bees love it; rabbits and deer do not. Sky blue flowers and aromatic foliage. Plant in full sun in well drained soil. Low water needs.

 

Salvia clevelandii 'Allen Chickering'

CLEVELAND SAGE

1 gallon size 10% off

regular price $8.99

Fill your garden with the lovely, sage-y resinous smell of the California chaparral! The foliage of this salvia smells sweet after rain or brushing against it gently. Hummingbirds love the whorled spikes of pale lavender flowers. Goldfinches perch on the seed heads, swinging around as they feast. Plant in full sun. Grows to about 3' x 3'. Cut back in fall to refresh it and put the branches on your dashboard.

 

Sedum 'Tricolor'

TRICOLOR STONECROP

1 gallon size 15% off regular price $8.99

A showy, mat forming succulent with variegated foliage and pink, star shaped flowers. Grow in part sun or light shade.

Check out our great selection of other succulents and groundcovers!

 Sinningia tubiflora 'Shelby'

HARDY GLOXINIA

1 gallon size 10% off regular price $8.99

The fragrance of these lovely flowers is reminiscent of amber and vanilla. Attract hummingbirds to your patio. Easy to grow in containers in sun or light shade. Fuzzy foliage. Winter dormant in colder climates.