Perennial List A-D


ABULITON Melon Sorbet
Unique orange veined yellow flowers on a compact growing plant
Sun to part shade Zones: 8 - 11 Height: 1ft Soil Type: moist well drained
 
ACANTHUS Hollardfts Gold
Bold golden glossy leaves and architectural spikes of white to pink purple-bracted flowers.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 3ft Soil Type: well drained
 
ACANTHUS Tasmanian Angel
Striking, bold leaves with white margins and mottling. It forms a large clump with 4 to 5ft tall ornamental flower stalks of pink and cream in late summer
Shade to part shade Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 4 - 5ft Soil Type: fertile, well drained
 
ACANTHUS mollis Bears Breech
Big and Bold plant. It has some of the finest foliage in the plant kingdom.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 6 - 8ft Soil Type:
 
ACONITUM Blue Lagoon
Late summer deep blue flowers, compact growth with lower bud set for a fantastic display
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
ACONITUM anthora Yellow Monkshood
Pale yellow flower blooms in summer months.
Sun to shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 2ft - 3ft Soil Type: moist well drained
 
ACONITUM fischeri
Lovely blue flowers in late summer, sturdy stems need no staking deep green glossy foliage
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: mosit, well drained
 
ACONITUM napellus
Showy spikes of attractive purple-blue flowers to the shady parts of your garden.
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 3ft - 5ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
AEONIUM arboreum Zwartkop
Black purple leaves and upright growth add intrigue to this wonderful container plant
Sun Zones: 0 - 0 Height: 3ft Soil Type: sharply drained
 
AGAPANTHUS Back in Black
Jet-black stems crowned with umbels of very dark purple-blue flowers.
Sun Zones: 6 - 10 Height: 2ft Soil Type:
 
AGAPANTHUS Elaine
Broad robust foliage is a fabulous backdrop for the 4ft flower stalks of dark violet blue flowers. Tolerates dry conditions once established
Sun to part shade Zones: 8 - 11 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS Headbourne Hybrids
One of the hardiest! Deep violet to pale blue trumpet shaped flowers in summer
Sun Zones: 6 - 10 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS Midnight Blue
4 in rounded flowers contain individual light blue flowers stripped with deep blue
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS Snow Pixie
Long lasting white flowers grace this dwarf variety of Agapanthus
Sun Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 18 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS Storm Cloud
Deep blue purple trumpet shaped flowers appear in mid to late summer excellent strap-shaped foliage
Sun Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 3 - 4ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS africanus Peter Pan
Dwarf variety of African Lily with profuse light blue clusters of flowers throughout the summer.
Sun Zones: 8 - 10 Height: 18 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS inapertus Mood Indigo
One of the darkest blooming Agapanthus the 3ft flower stalks sport deep violet tubular flowers
Sun Zones: 8 - 11 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained
 
AGAPANTHUS praecox flore-pleno Two Times Blue
Deep blue, double flowers in summer carried above handsome deep green leaves, excellent in containers where marginally hardy
Sun Zones: 8 - 10 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
AGASTACHE rugosa Heronswood Mist
Dark purple blue flowers attract wildlife throughout the summer, the leaves are licorice scented too!
Sun Zones: 8 - 10 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained, drought tolerant
 
ALCEA Queeny Mix
Normal size leaves and flowers, but on shorter strong stems they require no staking. Pinks to white
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
ALCEA rosea nigra
Hollyhocks are old garden favorites. Long bloom period. Provide excellent architectural height.
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 5-8ft Soil Type:
 
ALLIUM Early Emperor
Long-lasting 6 in globes of starry violet-purple florets that make wonderful cut and dried flowers.
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 24 in - 32 Soil Type:
 
ALLIUM Hair
he flowers look like small malformed purple brains with green tendrils.
Sun Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Well drained
 
ALLIUM schubertii
rose-purple clusters of florets that create a spidery fireworks-like appearance.
Sun to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 16 in Soil Type:
 
AMSONIA hubrichtii
Fine feather like foliage turns shades of gold in fall stunning! Light blue flowers in early summer
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: average to dry
 
AMSONIA tabemaemontana
Clusters of plump navy blue buds open to light blue star shaped flowers in summer
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: well drained
 
ANEMONE Honorine Jobert
White single flowers with yellow stamens in late summer
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 4ft Soil Type: moist, fertile soil
 
ANEMONE nemorosa Vestal
Double-white wood anemone with pompons in mid-spring.
Shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 6 in Soil Type:
 
ANEMONE sylvestris Madonna
Sweet smelling pure white blossoms and wooly seed heads make this plant great for the front of border
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 12 in Soil Type:
 
ANOMATHECA laxa
This freesia relative sports coral flowers with red throats occasionally white in early summer
Sun Zones: 8 - 10 Height: 1ft Soil Type: sandy fertile
 
ANTHYLLIS vulneriana var. coccinea Red Carpet
Red flowers over neat gray foliage. Blooms all summer. Ground cover or rock garden.
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 6 in Soil Type: well drained
 
ARISARUM proboscideum Mouse Plant
The purple hooded spath, with a very long tail, resembles the back end of a mouse - very cute! Goes summer dormant in dry conditions.
Shade to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 6 in Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
ASARUM europaeum
Grown for its deep green glossy heart shaped leaves.
Shade to part shade Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 6 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
ASPHODELINE lutea
Fragrant yellow flowers produced on tall spikes contrasting with the blue/green foliage
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 5ft Soil Type: deep fertile
 
ASTER alpinus Dark Beauty
Zones: 0 - 0 Height: Soil Type:
 
ASTER lateriflorus Lady in Black
Rich burgundy leaves provide the perfect backdrop for multitudes of small white blossoms
Sun Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 3 - 4ft Soil Type: well drained
 
ASTER lateriflorus Prince
Dark maroon foliage and stems sport small pink flowers in profusion
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
ASTER leavis Calliope
Tall deep purple stems hold lovely lilac asters in late summer
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 5ft Soil Type: Tolerates Drought
 
ASTRANTIA Star of Beauty
White and purple flowers, which sit in white-centered backdrops, with deep-dusty-purple edges.
Shade to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: moist, well- drained
 
ASTRANTIA Star of Fire
Burgundy red flowers with white centers accented with dark purple stems.
Shade to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft - 3ft Soil Type: moist well - drained
 
ASTRANTIA major Abbey Road
Dark maroon flowers held high on dark stems a vigorous variety tolerating drier conditions
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: evenly moist
 
ASTRANTIA major Hadspen Blood
Deep red flowers over dark green lobed foliage which is tinged red in spring. Excellent cut flowers
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: evenly moist
 
ASTRANTIA major White Lace
Large lacey white flowers with just a tinge of green - lights up a shady spot great cut flower
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 30 in Soil Type: evenly moist
 
BAPTISIA Carolina Moonlight
A great combination of blue green foliage and stunning 18 in spikes of soft buttery-yellow flowers on a drought tolerant plant. Great substitue for those fussy lupines!
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: drought tolerant
 
BAPTISIA australis
010 perennial plant of the year. Blue flower and leaf color perfect for the spring garden.
Shade to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type:
 
BELAMCANDA chinensis Blackberry Lily
Beautiful apricot flower swith maroon spots appear in succession in summer followed by black berry clusters.
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: moist well drained
 
BERGENIA Bressingham Ruby - Plant Patent #7344
Deep, red fall and winter foliage with deep pink flowers in the spring - great winter interest
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 1 - 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
BERGENIA Bressingham White
White flowers in early spring - leaves are burgundy in fall
Shade to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: drought tolerant
 
BERGENIA cordifolia Heartleaf Bergenia Pigsqueak
Large evergreen leaves and early flower makes this a great year round plant
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 12 - 18 in Soil Type:
 
BESCHORNERIA albiflora
This yucca relative creates a wonderful rosette of mid green texture great in containers. It forms a stem with maturity reaching 6ft in height
Sun Zones: 8 - 11 Height: to 6ft Soil Type: well drained
 
BLETILLA ochracea Chinese Butterfly
This hardy orchid has star shaped yellow flowers with a purple speckled lip. Slow growing.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 8 Height: 20 in Soil Type: moist rich
 
BLETILLA striata
Deep pink to purple star shaped flowers with bright green foliage. A must for the garden.
Part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 18 - 24 in Soil Type: moist, rich
 
BRUGMANSIA Variegated - Angelfts Trumpet
Extremely large fragrant flowers on easy to grow vigorous plants make Angelfts Trumpets a beloved special item.
Sun to part shade Zones: 9 - 10 Height: 1ft - 10ft Soil Type:
 
BRUNNERA macrophylla Jack Frost - PP13859
Silver netted foliage with sky blue forget-me-not flowers in spring
Shade to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 10 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CALCEOLARIA arachnoidea
Evergreen silver foliage offsets the thin stemmed deep purple pouch like flowers in summer. Place grit around the base of the plant to prevent winter rot.
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 8 - 10 in Soil Type: well drained
 
CAMPANULA punctata BeetRoot
Very large tubular bells with purple outside and spotted inside with red and purple. Rare and unusual.
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type:
 
CARDAMINE trifolia
One of my favorite woodland treasures, lovely deep green evergreen foliage gives way to bright white flowers in early spring
Shade to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 6 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CEANOTHUS griseus horizontalis Diamond Heights
Beautiful variegated foliage with pale blue flowers in spring excellent for container plantings
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CHELONE lyonii Pink Temptation - Turtlehead Snakehead
Lovely for the woodlandfts edge.Cut-flower candidate
Part shade Zones: 4 - 7 Height: 15 in Soil Type: Evenly moist soil
 
CIMICIFUGA Chocoholic - PPAF
Large attractive foliage will add some exotic texture and rich color to the shade garden.
Part shade Zones: 4 - 5 Height: 2-3ft Soil Type:
 
CISTUS X corbariensis C.populifolius x C.salviifolius
Deep evergreen foliage sets off the red flower buds which become pure white with maturity. One of the hardiest Cistus cultivars
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: well drained
 
CLEREODENDRUM trichotomum Carnival - Glory Bower
A variegated Glory Bower blooming in summer with fragrant white flowers followed by turquoise fruit
Sun to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 4 - 6ft Soil Type: well drained
 
CLERODENDRON bungeii
Dark pink fragrant flowers are produced in late summer on this suckering shrub
Sun to part shade Zones: 8 - 10 Height: 6ft Soil Type: moist
 
CORYDALIS Berry Exciting
Wonderful golden ferny foliage is complemented by fragrant purple flowers in spring
Part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CORYDALIS flexuosa Purple Leaf
Dark purple blotched leaves give rise to lovely purple-blue flowers in early spring. Will tolerate drought - but will slip into summer dormancy
Sun to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 6 - 8 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
COSMOS Chocolate
hese blooms have a flavorful scent of chocolate! Great cut flower. Deer tend to avoid.
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type:
 
CRAMBE maritima
Large light blue cabbage-like leaves with ruffled edges sport lightly scented white flowers. Europeans cover the leaves to blanch them - and eat the new shoots.
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained
 
CRINUM Sangria
A cold tolerant Crinum with purple foliage and is topped in late spring and fall with spikes of pink.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 18 in Soil Type:
 
CROCOSMIA Babylon
A later flowering variety with large wide flowers in a rustic orange red hue
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type:
 
CROCOSMIA Bright Eyes - PP #17165
Bright orange flowers with a deep red throat on this dwarf Crocosmia - a hummingbirdfts delight!
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Carmin Brilliant
Red flowers with an orange reverse bloom in August great addition for the late summer garden
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Coleton Fishacre
Bronze foliage highlights the golden yellow flowers in late summer. Taller than Solfaterre with less orange in the flowers
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 30 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Constance
Large deep orange/red flowers bloom from late summer into early fall. Lovely starbursts of color.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 30 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Emily McKenzie
Bright orange tubular flowers with mahogany throat markings appear in late summer. A great pick me up for the waning summer garden.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Little Red Head
Coral red flowers dot the stems of this crocosmia an excellent mid summer addition
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Mistral
Early blooming deep, red flowers bring butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Star of the East
Clear orange flowers with pale throats are produced in abundance from late summer to early fall
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 28 in Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Voyager
Very large yellow flowers bloom from August into September, creating sparkles of color in late summer
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CROCOSMIA Walberton Yellow
Canary yellow flowers in summer last over an extended bloom season. Shorter height than most crocosmiafts.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
CYPERUS alternifolius
Umbrella-like bracts create a tropical effect in your shallow pond can be easily grown as a houseplant with bright light
Sun to part shade Zones: 9 - 10 Height: 3ft Soil Type: constantly moist
 
CYPERUS papyrus Egyptian papyrus
Bold and dramatic Egyptian papyrus is at itfts best at or near water. Provide winter protection
Sun to part shade Zones: 9 - 10 Height: 6 - 10ft Soil Type: constantly moist
 
DAPHNE tangutica
Fragrant white flowers are produced throughout the summer followed by red fruit.
Sun Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 3 - 4ft Soil Type: sharply drained
 
DECAISNEA fargesii
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 15ft Soil Type:
 
DIERAMA Cosmos
Zones: 0 - 0 Height: Soil Type:
 
DIERAMA cooperi
Pale pink trumpet flowers droop downwards from long stems in summer dancing in the wind
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: well drained
 
DIERAMA dracomontanum
Deep pink flared trumpets dangle on arching stems in summer
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: well drained
 
DIERAMA igneum
Shell pink flared flowers on arching stems in summer and compact growth
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: humus, rich well drained
 
DIERAMA mossii
A dierama found in moist conditions in Southern Africa, soft pink flared bells hang from long stems
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
DIERAMA pulcherrimum Blackbird Strain
Claret mauve pendulous funnel shaped flowers along wiry stems dance in the slightest breeze
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 3 - 4ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
DIERAMA pulcherrimum Dark Cerise
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 3ft - 4ft Soil Type: well drained
 
DIERAMA pulcherriumum Slieve Donard Hybrids
Dangling bells of pink claret and red hang from delicate stems in summer
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
DIERAMA spp.
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 8 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: Moist, well drained
 
DORYCNIUM hirsutum
Excellent silvery foliage with pale pink flowers in summer followed with reddish brown fruit. Perfect choice for the dry rock garden
Sun Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 8 in Soil Type: well drained