Perennials

We are excited to introduce to you our stunning selection for 2020.

We are excited to introduce to you our stunning selection for 2020.

Astilbe Collection – (False Spirea) Shade Loving

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE 3
PRICE: $12.95

Astilbe’s are one of the top shade perennials for a colorful display in the full sun or full shade.

These neat perennial plants have lovely foliage, and in late spring, send up plume-like flowers in a host of rich glowing colours. Perennial Astilbe’s come in various heights, so plant several levels for a multicolour perennial display. Along with Hosta’s. Astilbe’s create permanent beds around trees, in front of shaded foundation plants, or in any moist, or shaded spot. As a bonus, they also add elegant plumes of colour in any cutflower arrangement.

 Selection:

  • Fanal
  • Peach Blossom
  • Vision (Dwarf)
  • Vision in Pink (Dwarf)
  • Vision in Red (Dwarf)
  • Younique Lilac (Dwarf)
  • Younique Ruby Red (Dwarf)
  • Younique Salmon (Dwarf)

Azalea “Northern Lights” Collection

Container Size: 1 Gallon
Hardy Zone: 3
Price: $16.95

Best Known for their showy, colourful flowers, the “Northern Lights”, hardy Azaleas part of the Rhondodendron family. The two main differences are: 1. Azaleas are deciduous and lose their foliage over the winter, 2. Azaleas are traditionally smaller plants than Rhodos. These hardy Azaleas produce blooms very early in the spring season.

  • Golden Lights
  • Mandarin Lights
  • Northern Hi-Lights
  • Western Lights
  • White Lights

BLUEBERRY COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
Zone :3
Price – $12.95

This collection of blueberries includes some of the hardiest and most productive varieties on the market. Fresh fruits, including Blueberries, contain many naturally occurring antioxidants such as Vitamin C and E.

Selection: 

*A pink Blueberry!

Here is a sweet treat to delight both the eye and the palate. These delicious berries add sweetness and delectable colour to desserts. Bred by the USDA, this beautiful fruiting shrub serves as an attractive ornamental with white-pink flowerings in spring and crisp red-orange foliage in autumn. “Pink Lemonade” is self-pollinating, and berries ripen mid to late season.

  • Bluecrop
  • Chippewa
  • Northcountry
  • Northland
  • Northsky (dwarf)
  • Pink Lemonade

DAHLIA ‘TEMPTATION SERIES’

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE: 8
PRICE: $12.95

This spectacular new series of compact Dahlias is going to wow your customers.  All varieties produce intensely coloured blooms all season long atop healthy, burgundy foliage. Ideal for borders and containers.

Selections:

  • Dahlia Temptation Golden
  • Dahlia Temptation Orange
  • Dahlia Temptation Pink Bicolor
  • Dahlia Temptation Purple
  • Dahlia Temptation Red

 

DAYLILY ‘EXOTIC COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE: 2
PRICE: $14.95

This contains a unique selection of daylilies. They are more beautiful, longer blooming, hardy, vigorous, and more pest resistant than average varieties. The many varieties that make up this collection are ideally planted together in groups to give a wonderful display in any garden.

Daylilies are extremely easy to grow in almost any soil condition, although they prefer good drainage and plenty of light for optimal results.

Selection:

  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Chicago Apache
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Condilla
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Double Pardon Me
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Fooled Me
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Fragrant Returns
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Hush Little Baby
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Moonlight Masquerade
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Playground
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Purple D’oro
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Ruby Stella
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Siloam Ethel Smith
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – South Seas
  • Daylily Hemerocallis – Summer Wine

CARNIVAL HEUCHERA COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE: 4
PRICE: $14.95

This new series of Coralbells has better garden performance than traditional heuchera. They are known for their tidy mounding habit and excellent heat and humidity tolerance. A terrific choice for adding a touch of colour towards the front of the border. Also, brilliant in shady gardens!

  • Black Olive
  • Cocomint
  • Plum Crazy
  • Rose Granita
  • Watermelon

HARDY FERN COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE: 3
PRICE: $14.95

A wonderful collection of shade loving and hardy ferns.!

Whether you have a secluded pong or a serene woodland setting, you will find that an assortment of ferns will add beauty to any spot in the garden, Most ferns do well in shade or dappled sunlight, but there are many which will do well with quite a bit of sun, provided they get enough water. Shade loving ferns appreciate organic, evenly moist, well drained soil. If your soil is heavy with clay or sand, you can add compost or other organic matter to help balance it out. (If you use manure, be sure it is well rotted or aged.)

Ferns require minimal maintenance throughout the year. Once in the garden, ferns in general do not require additional fertilizer. They will appreciate leaf litter from surrounding trees and an occasional top dressing of a compost mulch.

Selection:

  • Lady in Red
  • Japanese Painted
  • Japanese Holly
  • Autumn
  • Crested Male Fern
  • Cristata The King
  • Royal Fern
  • Alaskan

HOSTA COLLECTION- SHADE LOVING

A – (PLANTAIN LILY)
CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE 2
PRICE: $12.95

These shade perennials thrive in low light, and best of all, they get better with age. As a member of the lily family, they are hardy, easy to grow and care for.

Gardeners turn hosta’s when they are looking for good shade perennials, but most cultivars actually do better if they get a little sun. Early morning sun and filtered shade in the afternoon seem to be ideal. The gold and green types and many variegated varieties do need some sun to develop good leaf colour.

 Selection: 

  • Christmas Tree
  • Dream Queen
  • Fire and Ice
  • Forbidden Fruit
  • Fortunei Hyacinthina
  • Fragrant Dream
  • Halcyon
  • June
  • Patriot
  • Pizzazz
  • Regal Splendor
  • Snake Eyes
  • So Sweet
  • Twilight

HOSTA COLLECTION- SHADE LOVING (LARGE LEAF)

B – (PLANTAIN LILY)
CONTAINER SIZES: 1 Gallon – $12.95
CONTAINER SIZE -2 gallon $ 24.95
ZONE 2

Hosta’s can turn a dull, shady part of your yard into an elegant, low maintenance landscape that looks attractive from Spring through Fall. Unlike most perennials, Hosta’s

Are grown for their colourful foliage rather than for their flowers. There are hundreds of varieties to choose from, each displaying its own unique leaf shape, size, and colour.

Finding interesting ways to combine these different types of foliage is part of the fun of growing Hosta’s. Good companions include other shade lovers such as Astilbes, Bleeding Hearts and Ferns.

Selection: 

  • Abiqua Drinking Gourd
  • Big Daddy
  • Blue Angel
  • First Frost
  • Frances William
  • Guacamole
  • Krossa Regal
  • Royal Standard
  • Seiboldiana
  • Stained Glass
  • Sum & Substance
  • Wide Brim

IRIS COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE 3
PRICE: $14.95

This collection includes the fragrant Zebra Iris as well as some of the most amazing Bearded and Dwarf Iris varieties on the market. Irises boast incredible blooms in an array of different colours and blends. Easy hardy!

Bearded Iris (Iris germanica) are hardy, long-lived perennials that require minimal maintenance. The flowers have 6 Petals: three upright petals (called standards) and 3 hanging petals (called falls).

Dwarf Iris (Iris pumila) pumila is the dwarf version of the bearded iris, suitable for planting in rock gardens, pots, borders. Iris pumila is a strong plant that is very hardy and very low maintenance.

Zebra Iris (Iris Pallida) pallida are highly prized for both their fragrant violet-blue flowers and striking showy foliage.

 SELECTION:

  • Bearded – Batik
  • Bearded – Bountiful
  • Bearded – Champagne Elegance
  • Bearded – Edith Wol.
  • Bearded – Evening Drama
  • Bearded – Immortality
  • Dwarf – Cherry Garden
  • Dwarf – Orange Tiger
  • Zebra – Albo Variegata
  • Zebra – Aurea Variegata

 

SUMMER FLOWERING PERENNIAL COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE 3
PRICE: $12.95

A collection of hardy perennials that do not require constant watering and that can withstand long dry periods in the summer. Most of the varieties in this collection are mid-ot-late summer bloomers and will extend the colour in the garden nicely through the hot, dry summer months.

Echinacea Pow Wow: are shorter and more compact than most echinacea’s make them ideally suited to front gardens and containers. Very drought tolerant, easy-care plants that stay tidy. Included is the award winning ‘Pow Wow Wild Berry’.

Selection:

  • Coneflower – Echinacea Cheyenne Spirit
  • Coneflower – Echinacea Pow Wow Wild Berry
  • Coneflower – Echinacea Pow Wow White
  • Coneflower – Rudbeckia Goldstrum
  • Shasta Daisy – Real Charmer
  • Shasta Daisy – Western Star Leo
  • Salvia – Blue Marvel
  • Salvia – Rose Marvel

ORNAMENTAL GRASS COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: Gallon 1
HARDY ZONE 3
PRICE: $14.95

Ornamental Grasses have gained much popularity due to their undemanding nature and long lasting, year-round appeal. There is nothing that adds such interesting forms, textures and richness to a garden than this diverse plant group. They can be planted along banks of ponds, incorporated into perennials gardens, grouped together, or utilized as a ground cover along walkways, paths, or on steep banks. They are not fussy about soil requirements and are drought tolerant as well as insect and disease resistant.

  • Feather Reedgrass – Karl Foerster
  • Feather Reedgrass – Overdam
  • Sedge- Variegated – Ice Dance
  • Blue Fescue – Beyond Blue
  • Golden Japanese Forest Grass – Aureola
  • Golden Japanese Forest Grass – All Gold
  • Blue Oat Grass – Sapphire
  • Dwarf Porcupine – Gold Bar
  • Switchgrass – Cape Breeze
  • Switchgrass – Heavy Metal

 

SEDUM COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE:2 Gallon
HARDY ZONE 2
PRICE:  $24.95

Our patio containers are grown for an additional season in a decorative square container. These extra-large plants are ideal for instant patio colour.

The varieties in this collection ‘Autumn Fire’ and ‘Autumn Joy’ are easy to grow and extremely winter hardy. The succulent foliage and cabbage like blooms make them a standout in the garden. Very drought tolerant.

SASKATOON BERRY COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon,
HARDY ZONE:  2
PRICE: $12.95

Saskatoon berries contain high amounts of antioxidants. They are not only great for fruit production but are also widely used as an ornamental plant in the garden. Brilliant fall foliage. Fruit is ideal for jams, pies, jellies.  

Selection:

  • Honeywood
  • Smoky
  • Thiessen

SHRUB EVERGREEN COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 2 GALLON 
HARDY ZONE  3
PRICE: $24.95

This collection of evergreen shrubs features slow growing, dwarf varieties ideal for limited spaces in the garden. The gold, blue, emerald green colours will add dramatic accents to any garden landscape.

“Thuja Anniek” is an evergreen that looks great wherever it is planted. This dwarf conifer has a beautiful and refreshing yellow colour. Very suitable in any border-garden but also works well in a container on the patio or balcony. Only grows to 30-45cm (12-18”)

. “Thuja Teddy” is a cute dwarf globe shaped evergreen with fine feathery blue-green foliage that is accented with bronze in extreme hot/cold temperatures. Gently shear to keep round or let naturally mature into an oval shape. Great for the foundation, borders, or container. Only grows to 30cm (12”).

Selection: 

  • Juniper – Wiltoni
  • Juniper – Blue Star
  • Spruce – Bird’s Nest Spruce
  • Dwarf Mugo Pine – Pumillo
  • Cedar – Anniek
  • Cedar – Degroot’s Spire
  • Cedar – Teddy

Weigela Collection

Container Size 1 Gallon
Zone 4, $14.95

These easy to grow weigelas are extremely healthy and produce an abundance of trumpet-like flowers. Weigela blooms in late spring and early summer and attract butterflies, hummingbirds and bees to the garden.

  • Minuet
  • Red Prince
  • Rumba
  • Tango
  • Variegata

VINE AND IVY COLLECTION

CONTAINER SIZE: 1 Gallon
HARDY ZONE  3
PRICE: $19.95

A collection of climbing vines with varying heights and colour tones. All extremely hardy and easy to grow and ideal for the fence or trellis.

The foliage of the “Engelman Ivy” (self clinging) and “Virginia Creeper” (needs support) turns to a stunning fiery orange red in the fall.

“Wisteria Blue Moon” was bred in Minnesota and is hardy -40c.

“Climbing Hydrangea” – lush green foliage is blanketed with magnificent, white lacecap blooms in the summer. Deciduous.

“Harlequin Honeysuckle” – attractive variegated foliage with pastel pink and cream flowers are sweetly scented. Hummingbird love the tubular blooms. Deciduous.

Selection:

  • Climbing Hydrangea
  • Dropmore Honeysuckle
  • Harlequin Honeysuckle
  • Mandarin Honeysuckle
  • Wisteria – Blue Moon
  • Engelman Ivy
  • Virginia Creeper