Native Plant Sale Catalogue Spring 2022 - Page 20

Pink | Jul-Sep | FS | M
Coreopsis rosea ' American Dream ' ( photo p12 )
Height : 18-24 " | Width : 1-2 ' | C Small Rose Tickseed Feathery foliage ; tiny , longblooming daisies ; heat tolerant . ABC
Yellow | Jul-Sep | FS / PS | M / W
Coreopsis tripteris ' Gold Standard '
Height : 6 ' | Width : 2 ' | P / EC Tall Tickseed New Mt . Cuba introduction ; doesn ' t flop ; goldfinches love it .
Blue | Jul-Sep | FS / PS | M
Delphinium exaltatum
Height : 3-5 ' | Width : 1-2 ' | EP Tall Larkspur Elegant ; cut back after bloom for second show .
ABC
Violet | Apr-May | FS / PS | M
Delphinium tricorne
Height : 8-18 " | Width : 8-12 " | EP Dwarf Larkspur Show-stopping color ; summer dormant ; plant with ferns , sedges .
A
White | Apr | PS | M
Dicentra cucullaria
Height : 8 " | Width : 8 " | P Dutchman ' s-breeches Frosty blue-gray foliage over lightly fragrant flowers ; summer dormant .
A
Pink | Apr | PS / SH | M
Dicentra eximia
Height : 8-12 " | Width : 8-12 " | EP Wild Bleeding Heart Lovely dangling hearts ; sometimes blooms into fall .
A
White or pink | Apr-May | PS / SH | M
Dodecatheon meadia
Height : 9-18 " | Width : 9 " | EP
Shooting-star Delicate blossoms like those of cyclamen .
A
Magenta | Jul-Aug | FS / PS | M
Echinacea purpurea
Height : 2-3 ' | Width : 18-24 " | EP Purple Coneflower Dangling petals ; goldfinches , juncos , butterflies love it .
ABC
Rose-purple | Jun-Aug | FS / PS | M
Echinacea purpurea Pow Wow ® Wild Berry
Height : 16-20 " | Width : 12-16 " | EP Purple Coneflower Smashing raspberry-colored daisies on compact , bushy plants .
AB
White | Jun-Sep | FS / PS | D / M
Echinacea purpurea ' White Swan ’ ( photo p12 )
Height : 2-3 ' | Width : 18-24 " | EP
Coneflower Huge white daisies ; good cut flower ; tough .
ABC
White | Apr | PS / SH | M
Erythronium albidum
Height : 6-12 " | Width : 3-6 "+ | P / C White Dog-tooth Violet Rare in this region ; not a violet but a lily relative ; lovely .
A
Deep mauve | Jul-Aug | FS / PS | M / W
Eutrochium ( Eupatorium ) dubium ' Little Joe ' Height : 3-4 ' | Width : 1 ' | P / C Coastal Plain Joe-Pye Weed Compact form ; more shade tolerant ; ideal for small gardens .
ABC Pink | Jul-Sep | FS / PS | M / W
Eutrochium ( Eupatorium ) maculatum ' Gateway '
Height : 4-6 ' | Width : 3-5 ' | P / C Spotted Joe-Pye Weed Large , billowy flowers atop wine-red stems ; butterflies love it .
ABC
Blue | Aug-Oct | FS / PS | M
Gentiana andrewsii
Height : 1-2 ' | Width : 24-30 " | P / C Closed Bottle Gentian Richly colored , unusual blooms ; thrives in cool , moist soil .
A Rosy purple | Apr-Jun | FS / PS / SH | D / M Geranium maculatum
Height : 1-2 ' | Width : 1-2 ' | P / C Wild Geranium Sweet , bowl-shaped blooms for borders or woodland edges .
A
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Yellow | Apr-May | FS / PS / SH | D / M
Geum ( Waldsteinia ) fragarioides
Height : 3-6 " | Width : 12 " | EP Northern Barren Strawberry Evergreen groundcover , great for smothering weeds .
A
Yellow-green | May-Jun | FS / PS | M / D
Heuchera americana ( photo p12 )
Height : 10-24 " | Width : 12-30 " | P / C American Alumroot Semi-evergreen leaves ; fantastic foil for wildflowers .
White | May-Jun | FS / PS | M
Heuchera americana ' Dale ' s Selection '
Height : 10-18 " | Width : 15-26 " | P / C American Alumroot Silver-blue marbled foliage , pretty spring to fall ; semi-evergreen .
A
White | Jul-frost | PS / SH | D / M
Heuchera villosa ( macrorhiza ) ' Autumn Bride '
Height : 18-24 " | Width : 15-42 " | EP Hairy Alumroot Semi-evergreen , apple-green
foliage and showy flowers ; magnificent in shade .
A
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Ilex opaca (p19) Lindera benzoin Magnolia virginiana Orange | May-Jun | PS/SH | D/M Rhododendron calendulaceum Height: 8-15' | Width: 3-5' | EP Flame Azalea Intensely colored flowers stand out in shade. | May-Jun | FS/PS | M White | Apr-May | PS/SH | M/W Nyssa sylvatica Height: 24-36" | Width: 36-42" | EC/EP Coast Leucothoe (Doghobble) Bright red new foliage and deep red fall color, evergreen shrub or groundcover. Height: 30-60' | Width: 20-35' | P/C Sour (Black) Gum Beautiful scarlet fall foliage; blue fruit important for birds in fall. AC A Yellow | Apr | PS/SH | M ABC Light yellow | May-Jun | FS/PS/SH | M Liriodendron tulipifera ABC Cream | Jun | FS/PS | M Magnolia macrophylla White | Jun-Jul | FS/PS | M/W Magnolia virginiana ABC Yellow | Apr-Jun | FS/PS | M NEW Height: 25'-50' | Width: 34'-40' | P/C Red Mulberry Uncommon delaware native tree, yellow fall foliage, wildlife value. BC 20 Oxydendrum arboreum Rhododendron vaseyi Height: 15-30' | Width: 6-12' | EP/EC Sourwood Graceful flowers; scarlet fall foliage; prized source of honey. Height: 8-15' | Width: 8-15' | EM Pink-shell Azalea Orchid-like blooms; outstanding salmon fall foliage; graceful. AB White or pnk | May-Jun | FS/PS | D/M A A B CD White | May | FS/PS | M Vaccinium corymbosum 'Jersey' Height: 5-8' | Width: 6-8' | P/C Highbush Blueberry Some consider this the sweetest; late, vigorous, productive. A B CD White | May-Jun | FS/PS | M/W Pink | May | FS | M/W Physocarpus opulifolius Rhododendron viscosum Height: 6-12' | Width: 6-10' | P Atlantic Ninebark Pretty peeling bark; tough; good screen; better for critters than cultrivars. Vaccinium macrocarpon Height: 3-15' | Width: 6-12' | P/C Swamp Azalea Intoxicating, honeysuckle-clove scent; flame-red foliage in fall. Height: 3-6" | Width: 1-4' | C Cranberry Classic edible fruit; evergreen groundcover; best in damp acid soils. A AC Light green | Apr-May | FS | D/M AC Yellow | Apr-May | FS/PS | D/M Cream | May | FS/PS | M Quercus coccinea Rhus aromatica 'Gro-low' Height: 70-75' | Width: 40-50' | P/C Scarlet Oak Brilliant leaves in fall; fast-growing; good for wildlife. Viburnum dentatum Height: 1-4' | Width: 6-8' | EP/EC Fragrant Sumac Red fruit; orange-red fall leaves; excellent for massing or banks. Height: 6-12' | Width: 4-10' | P/C Arrowwood Blue-black berries; one of the best shrubs for birds. BC Light Green | Apr | FS/PS | M Quercus rubra Height: 70-120' | Width: 30-60' | P/C Red Oak Russet fall foliage; fast-growing shade tree; important for wildlife. B CD A B CD White | Jun | FS/PS | M/W Rhododendron atlanticum Height: 3-7' | Width: 2-3' | C Coast (Dwarf) Azalea Very fragrant; tolerates drought; mounding habit. A Cream | May | FS/PS | M/D Sambucus canadensis Viburnum prunifolium Height: 5-12' | Width: 5-12' | P/C American Elderberry Huge, lacy flowers; birds love the luscious fruit. Height: 8-15' | Width: 6-15' | P/C Black Haw Particularly attractive flowers; takes some shade and drought. A CD white | Jun | FS/PS | M/W White or pink | May | FS/PS/SH | M ABC Sambucus canadensis 'Bob Gordon' NEW Height: 8-10' | Width: 8-10' | P/C American Elderberry Loaded with clusters of flavorful purple berries; plant near the straight species for best pollination. A CD A B CD Bronze | Apr-May | FS/PS/SH | M/D Xanthorhiza simplicissima Height: 2-3' | Width: 2-4' | EP/EC Yellowroot Lacy foliage; good groundcover for slopes, dry areas; yellow in fall. C Follow us: Instagram.com/DelNature, Facebook.com/DelawareNatureSociety, DelNature.org/Blog Morus rubra Pink | Apr-May | FS/PS | M Height: 5' | Width: 5-7' | P/C Highbush Blueberry Excellent mid-season producer; sweet; drought resistant. Height: 20-35' | Width: 10-20' | C/EP Sweet Bay Lemon-scented flowers; birds, wildlife relish berry-like seeds. A White | May | FS/PS | M Vaccinium corymbosum 'Bluecrop' Height: 30-40' | Width: 30-40' | EP/EC Bigleaf Magnolia Gigantic, fragrant flowers; tropical look; beautiful seed cones. Height: 4-10' | Width: 4-8' | P/C Pinxterbloom Azalea Light honeysuckle scent; good fall color; woodland edges. C Height: 60-120' | Width: 30-60' | P/C Tulip Tree Tulip-like blooms; yellow fall color; butterfly host; seeds for birds. Rhododendron periclymenoides Height: 50-70' | Width: 20-50' | C/EP Bald-cypress Feathery, light green foliage; pyramidal habit. Height: 6-12' | Width: 6-12' | P/C Spicebush Early blooms; yellow fall leaves; red fruit for birds; butterfly host. White | Jun-Jul | FS/PS | M Pink | May | PS/SH | M Taxodium distichum Leucothoe axillaris 'ReJoyce' ™ Green | Mar-Apr | FS | M/W ABC Lindera benzoin Viburnum prunifolium Trees & Shrubs Rhododendron periclymenoides Cornus sericea ‘Silver and Gold’ (p17) 21