Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii' - autumn monskhood Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii' - autumn monskhood
Autumn monkshood is a showy perennial flowering for late summer and autumn. It produces erect racemes of large, 6-7 cm tall flowers of deep indigo blue flowers from September till October. They appear along sturdy stems that grow just over a meter tall. The wise thing about this monkhood …
Aconitum napellus - monkshood Aconitum napellus - monkshood
Monkshood is a showy perennial flowering in summer. The flowers are indigo blue, formed in erect racemes on stems that can be 1.5 tall. Individual flowers open up from July and continue as the stems grow taller until end August. Leaves are deeply lobed, almost dissected, mid green …
Acorus gramineus - Japanese sweet flag, Japanese rush Acorus gramineus - Japanese sweet flag, Japanese rush
Japanese sweet flag is an aquatic or wetland perennial with semievergreen grasslike foliage. It has narrow, 6-14 in (15-35.6 cm) glossy leaves and looks like thick, lush grass. Location: Japanese sweet flag is native to eastern Asia where it grows in wetlands and shallow water …
Amazon.com | 04.06. 2007
Actaea Racemosa - Black Cohosh Actaea Racemosa - Black Cohosh
Fairy Candles, Black Cohosh, Bugbane - Actaea Racemosa This North American native originates from the eastern part of the US. It is no great surprise that is has been honored with the Royal Horticultural Society s Award of Garden Merit as the elongated bottle-brush spires borne on …
Amazon.com | 23.09. 2016
Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi
Issai is a self-fertile variety of the so-called mini-kiwi. This means that unlike the species it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi
Issai is a self-fertile variety of the so-called mini-kiwi. This means that unlike the species it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia deliciosa 'Jenny' - kiwi Actinidia deliciosa 'Jenny' - kiwi
Jenny is another self-fertile variety of kiwi. This means that it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia chinensis - Kiwi Fruit Actinidia chinensis - Kiwi Fruit
The Hardy Kiwi, are native to the mountains and hills of southwestern China where they grow wild in trees and on bushes. The Hardy Kiwi was introduced to the United Kingdom, Europe, United States, and New Zealand between 1900 to 1910 from China. Commercial plantings were made in New …
Amazon.com | 10.09. 2007
Ornamental Kolomikta Kiwi Vine Actinidia kolomikta - Kolomikta Vine, Kiwi Vine
Striking, deciduous climber with pink and white splashed leaves, which give the appearance of having been dipped in paint, and fragrant, white early summer flowers. This unusual, overlapping foliage looks marvellous on a sunny, protected wall. Not apparent on younger plants, the variation …
Amazon.com | 31.05. 2007
Adromischus trigynus - Calico Hearts Adromischus trigynus - Calico Hearts
The Calico Hearts Plant (Adromischus trigynus) is a small succulent plant native to South Africa. It is an easy to grow plant and with the spotting makes it a very showy succulent. This plant needs full sun, warm temperatures, and a well-drained potting mix. During the growing season …
Amazon.com | 07.07. 2007
Aesculus pavia 'Koehnei' - dwarf red buckeye Aesculus pavia 'Koehnei' - dwarf red buckeye
If you like big trees for their leaves but own only a small plot have a look at this dwarf red buckeye. Koehnei is a fantastic variety with attractive both foliage and flowers, and moreover, slow growth …
Aesculus x mutabilis - hybrid painted buckeye Aesculus x mutabilis - hybrid painted buckeye
This buckeye is a garden hybrid between aesculus pavia and aesculus sylvatica, both from S.E. USA. It was described already in early 20th century but in Europe it is still little known since another, very similar tree has been popular here for decades = aesculus pavia “Koehnei” …
Aeschynanthus radicans - Lipstick Plant Aeschynanthus radicans - Lipstick Plant
Related to African violets and gloxinias, lipstick plants are members of the gesneriad family. It s easy to see the reason for their common name since the lobed red flowers emerging from a maroon sheath do resemble lipsticks in tubes. Natives of the West Indies, the plants grow as …
Amazon.com | 02.11. 2007
Agapanthus africanus - Lily of the Nile, African Lily Agapanthus africanus - Lily of the Nile, African Lily
These beautiful and hardy plants are native to southern Africa. It becomes a very strong perennial for Zones 6-9. These grass-like clumps will usually grow between one and three feet. Their leaves are narrow and they are popular for their green foliage and long summer blooms. The …
Amazon.com | 04.07. 2007
Agapanthus x hybrida - Blue Umbrella Lily of the Nile Agapanthus x hybrida - Blue Umbrella Lily of the Nile
These beautiful and hardy plants are native to southern Africa. It becomes a very strong perennial for Zones 6-9. These grass-like clumps will usually grow between one and three feet. Their leaves are narrow and they are popular for their green foliage and long summer blooms. The …
Amazon.com | 14.06. 2007
Agapanthus 'Midnight Blue' - Lily of the Nile Agapanthus 'Midnight Blue' - Lily of the Nile
Give Midknight Blue Agapanthus some thought for your garden as it can offer so much. When in bloom, the flowers can attract butterflies or hummingbirds-always a pleasant site to view from your kitchen window …
Amazon.com | 25.05. 2011
Agapanthus 'Jack's Blue' - African blue lily Agapanthus 'Jack's Blue' - African blue lily
African blue lily is one of the most attractive summer plants. This perennial is from southern Africa where less hardy species are grown. We are very lucky to have good breeders here in Europe. They made several hybrids most of which have not only nicer flowers but are hardier than …
Achillea Fire King Achillea millefolium 'Fire King' - Yarrow, Milfoil, Staunchweed
Get a good view of hummers as they feed from the clusters of rosy-red nectar-rich flowers. This unusual Yarrow is a virtually foolproof perennial. Covered in blooms from late spring to early fall, it provides a long season of color and food. Large clusters of bright blooms atop 15-20 …
Amazon.com | 02.06. 2007
Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet' - yarrow Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet' - yarrow
Yarrow is a maintenance-free perennial suitable for standard flower beds as well as dry locations. Fern-like leaves are fine and deep green, basal leaves are larger than stem leaves. Flowers come out in flat corymbs in early summer. They are vivid red with tiny yellow centres. It …
Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven
Tree of heaven is a beautiful name for an extraordinary plant. It comes from China but is completely hardy in our climate. It is a tall tree suitable for large garden, parks or as a street tree. It is grown for unusually big leaves that can be half a meter long. The are compound of …