Plants

With fresh deliveries every week, our plants and flowers—from popular indoor plants to vibrant exotics to hardy succulents—liven up any space. Search by growing environment or size for more specific results. Please call to see if your favorites are currently in stock.

Ornamental Cabbage/Kale
Ornamental cabbages and kales are an ornamental plant, grown for its colorful leaves. In the Fall, when other flowers are dying off, Kale gives off a generous splash of color. The cool weather Flowering Kale plant, grows better in cool, and even cold weather. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 2 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Keep soil moist, not wet. Water as needed, especially during dry weather. FERTILIZER: Fertilize plants once a month, with a fertilizer high in nitrogen. Liquid fertilizers work best for fast growth. FLOWERING: Native to Europe, the plants grow a mounded rosette of deeply lobed, outer leaves in a range of green hues. The colorful center leaves include in pink, white, purple and reds. SOIL: Grow in rich, well drained soil. DISEASE: Cabbage Loopers are a common problem. Pick by hand. Cabbage worms and root maggots can also be a problem. If you are not going to eat the Kale, use insecticides, as needed.
Oxalis
If you’re decorating for a St. Patrick’s Day party, you’ll want to include a potted shamrock plant or several shamrock houseplants. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water two to three times a month, allowing soil to dry out between waterings. FERTILIZER: Fertilize after watering with a balanced houseplant food. FLOWERING: Boolms in veriety of colors. SOIL: Soil should remain lightly moist during times of growth. DISEASE: Contact grower for details.
Pansy
Pansies are one of the earliest flowering plants, blooming right alongside your spring bulbs. These members of the violet family herald in the new garden season, with a wide variety of bright, brilliant colors. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 4 through 8  CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer when planting them, then once a month. FLOWERING: Pansy flowers include almost all colors of the rainbow including black, and many bi-colors. SOIL: Use well drained soil. DISEASE: Pansies seldom have problems with insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Penstemon
Penstemon is a highly attractive and popular flowering plant. Trumpet shaped blooms, on this perennial plant, come in white, red, pink, purple, and lavender. When in bloom, they will attract Hummingbirds to your yard and flower beds. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 3 through 7 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water plants during dry periods. FERTILIZER: Add general purpose fertilizer when planting, and every four to six weeks during the season. FLOWERING: Trumpet shaped blooms, on this perennial plant, come in white, red, pink, purple, and lavender. SOIL: Penstemon plants need a well drained soil. DISEASE: Not common, contact grower for details.
Perilla
It's a staple in both sushi rolls and ornamental gardens. The foliage plant shiso (Perilla frutescens), also known simply as perilla, grows as an annual warm-season herb. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Keep soil consistently moist to encourage lush leaf growth. FERTILIZER: Perilla prefers slightly acidic soil, which registers as a pH level of about 5.0 to 6.5. FLOWERING: The flowers are generally pink, red or white, but new cultivars have introduced tones of purple and lavender and mixed blooms such as pink with red centers. SOIL: Mulch around perilla plants with fine wood chips, pine needles, or other materials. Lay the mulch around the seedlings in a 2-inch layer. Keep the mulch about 3 inches from the base of the plants to discourage burrowing pests. DISEASE: Not common, contact grower for details.
Pentas
Pentas (Pentas lanceolata) are also called Egyptian stars for the bloom’s five-pointed shape. The plant is a shrub that gets up to 6 feet tall and 3 feet wide. It is a scrubby plant with an unruly shape, sporting oval to spear-shaped foliage. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 10 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Do not let dry out between waterings. FERTILIZER: Fertilize in spring with a slow release granular fertilizer. FLOWERING: The flowers are generally pink, red or white, but new cultivars have introduced tones of purple and lavender and mixed blooms such as pink with red centers. SOIL: Use good quality, well drained soil. DISEASE: Not common, contact grower for details.
Petunia
We usually think of Petunias as annual plants. Actually, most of them are perennials. Most of us, just happen to grow them as annuals, especially up north.They are native to Argentina, Brazil, and other parts of South America. These attractive flowers caught the eye of early explorers, who collected seeds to take back to Europe and to North America. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 11 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer when planting them, then once a month after that. FLOWERING: Flower blooms are produced in many single and multi colors. SOIL: Use good quality, well drained soil. DISEASE: Petunias seldom have problems with insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Phlox
Phlox plants are an old fashioned annual flower, that deserves more recognition than it gets. The large clusters of flowers are very showy on compact plants. Compact is an understatement, as these plants grow only 6-18 inches tall. The most common Phlox are annuals. There are also perennial varieties. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 4 through 8 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer when planting them, then once a month after that. FLOWERING: Flower blooms are produced in many single and multi colors. SOIL: A native of North America, the jewel-like flowers grow in clusters at the top of the stems. These bright colored blossoms include shades of red, purple, scarlet, yellow, and white, some with a flirty eye. DISEASE: Nematodes can be a problem. Treat early with insecticides specific to nematode. If disease problems occur, treat early with fungicide.
Platycodon
You're gonna just love growing Balloon Flowers, especially if you have kids. As the name implies, the immature flower buds puff up, and resemble hot air balloons. Squeeze the flower buds, and they pop! You and the kids may find it irresistible to pop the buds. But, save a few, as the flowers are attractive, too. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 4 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water plants regularly, especially in hot, dry weather. FERTILIZER: Fertilize plants in the spring, with a high nitrogen formula, And again in early summer, with a general purpose formula. FLOWERING: This low maintenance plant is native to Eastern Asia, Balloon flowers open into a two inch across, five-pointed star of violet blue, pink, or white, depending upon variety. But, that's not all. In the Fall, the foliage turns ant attractive gold color. SOIL: They like most, rich soil, that is well drained. DISEASE: Balloon Flowers are resistant to insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Primrose
Ornamental cabbages and kales are ornamental plants, grown for their colorful leaves. In the Fall, when other flowers are dying off, Kale gives off a generous splash of color. The cool weather Flowering Kale plant grows better in cool, and even cold weather. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 5 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water plants regularly, especially in hot, dry weather. FERTILIZER: Add leaf mold, if available, each year as a mulch, and to fertilize the plants. FLOWERING: Once your Primrose plants are established, they will grow well and bloom all summer long with little or no attention. Anticipate the first blooms in the second year. SOIL: They like most, rich soil, that is well drained. DISEASE: Primrose are seldom bothered by insects and disease. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.
Salvia
If you are looking for variety, you have come to the right flower. There are over 700 species of this plant that originated in warm and temperate climates. There are annual and perennial varieties aplenty. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS: USDA hardiness zones: 5 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. FERTILIZER: Add a general purpose fertilizer when planting them, then once a month after that. FLOWERING: You most likely know, and readily recognize, the bright red and scarlet Salvia. But, the flowers are also found in most colors, including blue. SOIL: Keep them well weeded, or apply a 2-3 inch layer of mulch for a tidy appearance. DISEASE: Insect and disease problems are not too common. If insect infestations or disease problems occur, treat early with fungicide.
Snapdragon
Snapdragons are native to the Mediterranean, but we are sure glad someone brought them over here! They are a favorite flower for cutting and for its fragrance. Strong-stemmed spikes are tightly packed with large "dragons" in white, yellow, purple, crimson, bronze, and pink, in a range of hues. Long lasting flowers are so profuse, that they can hide the leaves at peak bloom. LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 9 CARE INSTRUCTIONS WATER: Soil should be well draining, keep soil evenly moist. FERTILIZER: Fertilize once a month. FLOWERING: Flowers will bloom in June. After the flowers have died off, cut the plant back to about six inches. Then add some general purpose fertilizer. This will promote new growth and a second bloom. SOIL: Soil should be well draining. DISEASE: Insect and disease problems are not too common. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide.