Annuals

Annuals

Begonia G. Evansiana Alba

Begonia G. Evansiana AlbaLatin Name: Begonia
Height: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Width: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: ‘Alba’ is a white-flowered form of hardy begonia. It is a clump-forming, tuberous-rooted perennial that typically forms a bushy mound of foliage to 2′ tall on branching stems. Large, ovate, olive-green leaves with red-tinted undersides, red veining and heart-shaped bases form an attractive foliage mound. Red tints in the stems and leaves are less pronounced in this botanical variety than in B. g. subsp. evansiana. Drooping clusters of white flowers (to 1″ across) appear in July, sometimes blooming to frost.

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Cordyline Red

Cordyline RedLatin Name: Cordyline
Height: 36 – 72 Inches
Width: 18 – 36 Inches
Light: Partial to full sun
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Burgundy red sword-like leaves offer great texture and color. Use as a focal point in the landscape or in large containers surrounded by bright flowered perennials and silver foliage. Develops a trunk with age. Fragrant white flowers top the stems in early summer.

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Geranium Standard

Geranium StandardLatin Name: Geranium
Height: 23-29 inches
Width: 23-27 inches
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Geraniums have been a gardener’s favorite for well over a century. The old-fashioned standard for beds, borders, and containers, geranium is still one of the most popular plants today. Traditional bedding types love hot weather and hold up well to dry conditions; many offer colorful foliage. Regal, also called Martha Washington, geraniums are more delicate-looking and do better in the cool conditions of spring and fall.

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Jasmine Poets

Jasmine PoetsLatin Name: Cestrum nocturnum
Height: 8-10 ft.
Width: 4-6 ft.
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Poet’s jasmine (Jasminum officinale), which originated in the Himalayan region of Asia, is a climbing vine that produces 1-inch white flowers with a sweet fragrance during the spring and summer. Poet’s jasmine prefers slightly moist, fertile soil and plenty of sunlight for the best growth. It’s tolerant of most soil types and pH levels, as long as it’s well-drained. Poet’s jasmine can grow quite large and requires cooler nighttime temperatures for proper blooming, so it’s ideal for growing outdoors.

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Nemesia

NemesiaLatin Name: Nemesia
Height: 6-8 inches
Width: 1 ft
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Nemesia is a charming cool-season annual with pretty little snapdragon-shape flowers — often fragrant — that bloom in a wide range of colors. It does best in spring and fall (winter in mild-winter climates), though some varieties have better heat-tolerance than others. In cool-summer areas, such as the Pacific Northwest, nemesia will continue to bloom right through the summer into fall. Nemesia prefers moist, well-drained soil that’s rich in organic matter.

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Poinsettia

Poinsettia Latin Name: Euphorbia pulcherrima
Height: 3.00 to 10.00 feet
Width: 3.00 to 7.00 feet
Light: Part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Poinsettias are cheery plants that are widely grown indoors over Christmas for their brightly coloured bracts. They are often disposed of once they start to fade, but with a little care, you can keep them all year and the bracts will colour up again the following year.

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Sunflower

SunflowerLatin Name: Helianthus annuus
Height: 3.00 to 10.00 feet
Width: 1.50 to 3.00 feet
Light: Full sun
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: The sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is an annual plant in the family Asteraceae, with a large flower head (capitulum). The stem of the flower can grow up to 3 metres tall, with a flower head that can be 30 cm wide. Other types of sunflowers include the California Royal Sunflower, which has a burgundy (red + purple) flower head.

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Bridal Veil

Bridal VeilLatin Name: Bridal Veil
Height: 10 – 14 Inches
Width: 12 – 18 Inches
Light: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Tiny, olive-green leaves with a wine-red reverse and white flowers cascade in a decorative veil from this lovely plant. Outstanding in a hanging basket and a beautiful addition to mixed containers. Trim the longer trailing stems to help keep plants full. Can be wintered indoors as a house plant.

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Begonia Grandis Evansiana

Begonia Grandis Evansiana Latin Name: Begonia grandis
Height: 8-12 inches
Width: 8-16 inches
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained

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Cordyline Red Star

Cordyline Red Star Latin Name: Cordyline
Height: 36 – 72 Inches
Width: 18 – 36 Inches
Light: Partial to full sun
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: Burgundy red sword-like leaves offer great texture and color. Use as a focal point in the landscape or in large containers surrounded by bright flowered perennials and silver foliage. Develops a trunk with age. Fragrant white flowers top the stems in early summer.