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Butterfly Attracting Plants Sale
It's easy to attract butterflies and hummingbirds to your gardens if you grow plants that are rich in pollen and nectar. Here are some plants to create a pollinator-friendly garden. Hurry! Sale ends May 25, 2011.
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Attract hummingbirds and butterflies to your garden with our Hummingbird Collection. Includes 1 plant of Agastache 'Tutti Frutti' whose tall, lavender-pink blooms are a magnet for butterflies and hummingbirds. Also includes 3 plants of Helichrysum 'Limelight' that cascades elegantly over the pot's edge. 4 plants each in a 2.5" pot.
X9083-4 Reg. $21.95
Aloysia virgata "Sweet Almond Verbena"
Long white spires of intensely fragrant blooms will delight your senses. This upright plant can be grown outside in a container as a butterfly attractor. Give full sun and it will flower year-round. 4" pot.
H8096-4 Reg. $17.95
Solanum wrightii "Giant Potato Tree"
This exceptional flowering shrub blooms for months at a time covering itself with 2 1/2" blooms. The flowers open as violet-purple and fade to almost white. During the summer months, it attracts honeybees and butterflies. 4" pot.
R2272-4 Reg. $16.95
Gaura belleza 'Dark Pink'
Flowering from early summer until fall, this hardy perennial has an upright, airy growth habit showing off tall spikes of dark pink flowers with long stamens. 'Dark Pink' is a heavy bloomer and this low maintenance perennial is a honeybee-and-butterfly attractant. 4" pot.
P8814-4 Reg. $9.95
Begonia 'Cotton Candy'
'Cotton Candy' is an "angel wing" or cane-type begonia that's free flowering year-round on new growth. The leaves are a rich midnight green with deep red undersides. Impressively large, cotton-candy-pink flower clusters have 24-30 blooms each. 2.5" pot.
B3022-2 Reg. $9.95
Buddleia davidii 'Miss Ruby' p.p.a.f. "Butterfly Bush"
A wonderful butterfly attractant, 'Miss Ruby' has pink flower spikes that measure 8-10" long. Blooming begins in mid-summer and continues through fall. This plant is a compact grower reaching about 4-5' tall. Hardy to zone 5. 4" pot.
R2298-4 Reg. $14.95
Allamanda 'Golden Butterfly'
The perfect Allamanda for a large plant stand, it flowers profusely from spring to late fall and has a bushy, contained growth habit. The pleasing fragrance and bright yellow blooms will delight you. 4" pot.
R1093-4 Reg. $14.95
Hibiscus 'Electric Blue'
'Electric Blue' is a vigorous grower whose flowers are a magical color of dusky, bluish-purple with red centers. This hibiscus is a strong upright grower and a prolific bloomer. 4" pot.
R1619-4 Reg. $16.95
Allamanda cathartica 'Cherries Jubilee'
Sweetly fragrant, cherry-colored flowers bloom prolifically on this tropical evergreen vine. The 3" blossoms are magnets for hummingbirds and butterflies. This quick-growing vine reaches 5-10' tall so grow on a trellis or arbor. 4" pot.
R1982-4 Reg. $14.95
Performing exceptionally well as a potted plant, this unique species from Cuba creates a dazzling floral display. The long tubular blooms arise en masse from its arching stems. The flowers emit a spicy fragrance. 2.5" pot.
R1959-2 Reg. $12.95
Abutilon 'Orange Cascade'
Ideal for a hanging basket, Abutilon 'Orange Cascade' has vibrant orange flowers that resemble hanging bells. Like most "Flowering Maples", it needs full sun for maximum blooming. If grown in a pot or mixed container, it tends to have a more upright growth habit. 2.5" pot.
R1988-2 Reg. $8.95
Sedum 'Autumn Joy'
A favorite plant for honeybees and butterflies, 'Autumn Joy' is a hardy garden perennial with nectar-rich flowers. This trouble-free plant is easy-to-grow in just about any climate and it's practically indestructible in the garden. The large rose-colored flower heads tinge to bronze in early fall. Zones 3-10.
P8813-2 Reg. $6.95
Citharexylum spinosum "Fiddlewood"
The 3-4' tall "Fiddlewood" plant produces long chains of white flowers when grown in a sunny location. The sweet, candy-scented blooms open from spring to fall. A hard pruning is all it takes to bring it back into flower. 2.5" pot.
R1631-2 Reg. $12.95
Clerodendrum ugandense "Butterfly Flower"
These delightful flowers look like little butterflies! "Butterfly Flower" is an evergreen shrub with long inflorescences at the end of the branches. Each blossom cluster is 4-10" long and made up of individual flowers with 3 pale blue lobes and 1 dark violet lobe. 2.5" pot.
R1177-2 Reg. $8.95
Echinacea 'Crazy Pink' p.p.a.f. "Coneflower"
This Coneflower was an exceptional performer in our trial gardens last summer. It is an early and prolific bloomer of bright pink flowers with a central orange cone. This Echinacea only grows 15-24" tall so it can be planted in front of taller varieties. Hardy in zones 4-8.
P8805-4 Reg. $14.95
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Sale ends May 25, 2011
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