This clone has extra silver in a mature form. "Chinese Wild Ginger" Dark leathery heart leaves with beautiful mottled pewter patterns. Slightly rhizomatus. Evergreen (when not in exposed site) even in our Z6.
New for the 2013 SEASON. These are really nice and good sized plants! Beautiful white striped "Northern Sea Oats" add elegance to any garden; plus the arhed quite ornamental seed heads are successful in dried arrangements. Once genus Uniola as the rachillas do disarticulate above the glumes. Beware!
"Golden Dawn Redwood" This is the famous tree discovered in only one location in China years ago but the needles are right golden yellow. The plants are of good size. It has also proven to be quite hardy here in Ohio. We recommend if you have the space. This is a great clone of bright gold color.
"Variegated Maiden Grass" White edges brighten the straw blond midribs of the very slim strongly channeled lf blades; showy fall plumes persist into December. Simply the best in this category. We have very nice plants this season 2010.
"Golden Stonecrop" succulent mat former considered to be of Croatian origin. Upright stemlets thickly set with fat needle leaves turning a brilliant lime gold in full sun and cooler temperatures, then developing a decidedly orangy fall blush.
"Ruscus-leaved Bamboo" Reoffered and highly recommended. Japanese species with slender zigzag culms reaching 6' with whorls of uniquely broad tapered leaflets on short lateral branches; plant this "Goose's Plume Bamboo" in slightly acidic soil to avoid leaf burn. Unique dependable evergreen bamboo seldom reaching waist...
New variegated Veronica for your garden. Miffy Brute Speedwell is has panicles of powder blue flowers with white eyes rising above the foliage from late spring to early summer. It's attractive oval leaves emerge pink in spring, then turn white and green in colour. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
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