Alyssum 'Easter Bonnet Deep Rose'
    Code: AEBD-A8
    SKU: Lot A4 -200 seeds
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    Showy plants produce deep rose colored flowers. An attractive edging plant along a border or walkway or used in mixed pots. Grows around 6 inches tall.

    Annuals.

    200 seeds

    Amaranthus tricolor 'Early Splendor'
      Code: AES1-A2
      SKU: Lot A3 - 200 seeds
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      Annual that grows three to four feet tall and has bright crimson red "flowers" that are leaves over bronze lower leaves. This is a great improvement over 'Molten Fire' because the coloring is more brilliant and shows up more than two weeks earlier.

      Annual

      Germination in less than 2 weeks at 72-80F soil temps. Best if sown in place of growth or use cell plugs because plants resent root damage.

      200 seeds

      Ammi majus 'Queen of  Africa'
        Code: AMMI-A9
        SKU: Lot A4 - 100 seeds
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        Strong and straight stems that are easier to harvest. The plants are very uniform with healthy dark green foliage. The side shoots and their umbels of flowers don't overgrow the main umbels. The large and flat flower umbels are great used as cutting material and plants grow 40-56 inches tall.

        100 seeds

        Anchusa capensis 'Blue Angel'
          Code: ACBA-A3
          SKU: Lot A4 - 100 seeds
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          Cape Bugloss or Cape Forget-Me-Not or Summer Forget Me Not :

          This annual has intense deep true blue colored flowers that look just like "Forget Me Not's". The tight clusters of flowers are 8 inches long and produced over bushy, branching plants, which when flowering almost covers all the foliage. Grows around 14 inches tall and about the same in width. Anchusa capensis 'Blue Angel' takes hot locations and does well in poor or dry soil. Good deer resistance also. Grow in full sun in soils with good drainage, cut back plants after the first flush of blooming is finishing up to produce heaver blooming in a few weeks. Can self seed. In freeze free areas can be a short lived perennial.

          Annual

          Zones 3-10

          Native to South African.

          100 seeds

          Campanula medium flore plena  'Double White'
            Code: 29CA-A2
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            Tall showy spikes of double ball-shaped, bright white flowers. Grows about 3 feet tall and blooms in late spring and early summer. Very showy and a great as a cut flower. A planting of five or more plants spaced about 10 inches apart puts on a nice display. The first year a leaves are produces that lay low to the ground, the second year they bloom. Very few plants come back the third year, but enough seed is given for a few years of sowing. Sow in mid summer for large showy blooming plants the next year. A small number of plants will produce single flowers. Best in full sun in soils that are rich with good drainage but not overly dry.

            Biennial hardy in zones 3-8.

            Germination in two weeks at 68F. Surface sow seeds, light needed for best results.

            100 seeds

            Chrysanthemum coccineum 'Robinson Giant Mix'
              Code: 402AC-A7
              SKU: Lot A3 - 50 seeds
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              Painted Daisy

              A mix of colors from white to pink to dark red with large flowers, plants grow 2.5 feet tall.

              50 seeds

              Cleome 'Queen Violet'
                Code: CQV2-A3
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                (klee-OH-me: hoot-AH-na) Cleomaceae:

                Plants grow 3 to 4 feet tall and have purple flowers

                Annual

                200 seeds

                Cortaderia selloana 'Pink Pampas Grass'
                  Code: CO91-A3
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                  Pampas Grass or Tussock Grass POACEAE.

                  A large grass with pink tinted flowers in tall plums. Plants flower from 4 to 9 feet tall and can spread out about the same in width. Clump forming with evergreen leaves that arch out over the ground. Blooms in late summer. Sometimes grown in the north as an annual and dug in the fall and brought inside and stored cool and dry until next spring. Grown from seed, plants need two years of growth before they are large enough to flower, but well worth the wait.

                  Zones 7-10

                  Native to South America.

                  Surface sow seeds and use 70-80F, germination in 7-21 days. Water from below, seeds are small and so are the seedlings at first. Use clean seed medium and pots- susceptible to damping off if to wet.

                  300 seeds

                  Dianthus barbatus 'Diadem'
                    Code: DB57-A3
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                    Sweet Williams

                    Plants have blood red flowers that have white centers. Grows 20 inches or so tall.

                    Zones 3-8

                    Germination in one to three weeks at 65-75F. Very thinly cover seeds with soil medium.

                    100 seeds

                    Dianthus plumarius 'Spring Beauty'
                      Code: DISB-A2
                      SKU: Lot A3 - 100 seeds
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                      The fragrant flowers are fringed and most are double and semi-double. The colors include pinks, reds and white. Plants grow about 14 inches tall. Classic old-fashioned English hardy "pinks" type of Dianthus; making a useful edging or front of the border plant. Also a useful plant in rock gardens and on rock walls.

                      Zones 4-8

                      100 seeds

                      Digitalis parviflora
                        Code: GHT6-A9
                        SKU: Lot A9 - 300 seeds
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                        Spanish Foxglove

                        Digitalis parviflora grows 2 to 3 feet (3 ft = 91.4 cm) tall with spikes of reddish-brown colored flowers above dark green colored glossy leaves. Early to mid summer blooming, nice cut flowers. Should have well drained soils in the winter for plants that will be more hardy and longer lived. Use in full sun to open part shade. Plants will bloom the second year.

                        Zones 4-8

                        Germination in less than two weeks at 65-75F. Surface sow seeds, light needed for best results.

                        300 seeds

                        Panicum virgatum
                          Code: PANC-A7
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                          An oornamental grass which was an important component of tall grass prairies.

                          Zones4-9

                          1,000 seeds

                          Papaver rhoeas 'Mix' - 5,000 seeds
                            Code: WFSA-A9
                            SKU: Lot A9 - 5000 seeds
                            Price: $1.00
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                            'Corn Poppy' or 'Flanders Poppy' Papaveraceae:

                            Plants with a mix of flower colors from large fire red colored flowers or white or pink or rose. The flowers are 3 to 4 inches wide. The flowers are on 2 foot tall stems. The long stems rise above low growing, hairy foliage. This annual puts on a showy display when planted in mass in clusters a few feet wide. Since plants do not transplant well they should be sown were you want them to grow in spring.

                            Zones 3-9

                            Native to Europe and naturalized in the USA.

                            5,000 seeds

                            Rudbeckia hirta 'Wild Form'
                              Code: RUB4
                              SKU: Lot A3 - 300 seeds
                              Price: $1.00
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                              Rudbeckia hirta has bright yellow-gold colored flower heads with dark brown cones. Showy plants for a meadow or grass land planting, they naturalize by self seeding in any open grassy area or road side planting.

                              Zones 4-9

                              Germination is spread-out over a few weeks at 72-80. Surface sow seeds, light needed for best results. After germination grow out around 65F. Can be direct sown with good results also.

                              300 seeds

                              Silene uniflora 'Ice Cups'
                                Code: BVC9-A
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                                [Silene maritima] Sea Campion

                                Many white flowers produced from early to late summer. Plants have a some-what sprawling habit growing 8 inches tall and 12 inches wide. Grow is soils that are well draining and in full sun. Nice effect used as a mass planting along a walkway or on a wall, space out about 9 inches apart and in groups of 5 to 9 plants.

                                Zones 4-8

                                50 seeds

                                Panicum miliaceum 'Violaceum'
                                  Code: PMV1-A9
                                  SKU: Lot A9 - 50 seeds
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                                  this grass has purple foliage and seed heads, best color in warm full sun.

                                  Sow while the soil is still cool in late/ early spring winter,Best with 4 weeks at 23-38F then move to 60F for germination.

                                  50 seeds

                                  Gladiolus palustris
                                    Code: GLADPA
                                    SKU: Lot A3 - 20 seeds
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                                    One to two foot tall spikes of wine-rose colored flowers.

                                    20 seeds

                                    Opuntia 'Winter Hardy Species Mix'
                                      Code: OP88-A1
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                                      A collection of more cold hardy species, in zones 4 and 5 it is best to provide protection during fall and winter, best survival when plants are dry and freezing and warming cycles are avoided. Using a rose cone filled with dry leaves and baited against rodents is advised.

                                      20 seeds