Unique Perennial Plants
Some people think Oriental Poppies are difficult to grow from seed, however they can be very reliable germinators with knowledge of what conditions the seeds require to grow! Poppy seeds are tiny and must be sown on the surface of the soil or compost, then light must be excluded in order for them to germinate. Scatter seeds on the top of compacted compost and water in well. Cover the pots with a folded newspaper for two weeks.
Lilium nepalense, the lily of Nepal, is an Asian plant species in the lily family. It is native to the Himalayas and nearby northern areas. Lilium nepalense grows up to about 1 m high. The flowers are pendant, pale green with a purple throat. The flowers are heavily scented after dark! Type: Hardy perennial Hardiness Zones: 4-8 Location: Sun or part shade Bloom Time: Summer
Also known as Eustoma, Lisanthus are ideal both in the garden and as cut flowers! They are usually grown as annuals or houseplants, though are outdoor hardy perennials in zones 8-10. We offer a large selection (the largest we've seen!) of colors, and the seeds are pelleted to increase ease of planting. Check out the selection! They are hot sellers and going fast! Shop early for best chance of growing these elegant flowers this summer! Pick up a few favorites while they last!
Calibrachoa Million Bells produce hundreds of small, bell-like flowers that resemble miniature petunias. It has a trailing habit that makes it perfect for use in hanging baskets, containers. Plant your seeds in late winter to early spring, and set the plants out after the last frost in your area.
#Milkweed (#Asclepias), is an essential perennial plant for the butterfly garden, and it is the ONLY plant that the monarch caterpillar can eat. The flowers also attracts many other butterflies! It is probably the most used plant 'food' (nectar) for pollinators. The beautiful perfume of the flowers is fragrant for quite a distance away, which draws butterflies of all kinds to it's nectar!
#Hostas are a garden staple! They add a tropical and fresh look to the shade, and draw the eye with their stand-out leaves. Hostas are versatile, rarely need to be watered, and 'behave' in their tidy clumps. Very few retailers offers Hosta seeds for sale. Our seeds are collected from our own gardens, and are available for plants of various sizes!
We are moving to a beautiful community called Campbellford, near Peterborough and Cobourg, Ontario. We are looking forward to growing and collecting seeds for you, from our unique plant collection! Our shipping times will be normal until the end of today, and then we will be using extended ship times until the end of December. If you shop on Etsy you will see the ship date posted. Well, back to packing! Keep warm! 😊
GIANT #GUNNERA This is one of the largest hardy herbaceous plants available! Plants produce large puckered and lobed leaves with spiky stems. This plant can be grown in regular soil, or near water where it will become enormous! Absolutely stunning, and an eye-catcher for any large garden. Type: Perennial Height: 2-3 Meters, 7-10 feet Hardiness zones: 6-10