New for 2018

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Perennials

  Agastache 'Little Adder'  - Plumes of flowers in a rich purple color all summer long. A compact form growing 22-24 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

Agastache 'Little Adder' - Plumes of flowers in a rich purple color all summer long. A compact form growing 22-24 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

  Anemone 'Curtain Call Deep Rose'  - Produces a small mound of neat foliage that blooms full, dark pink flowers in fall. Grows 14-18 inches tall and 16-18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-8

Anemone 'Curtain Call Deep Rose' - Produces a small mound of neat foliage that blooms full, dark pink flowers in fall. Grows 14-18 inches tall and 16-18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-8

  Astilbe 'Purple Candles'  - Plumes of flowers in dark red-purple that lighten with age and bloom in midsummer. Grows 42 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

Astilbe 'Purple Candles' - Plumes of flowers in dark red-purple that lighten with age and bloom in midsummer. Grows 42 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

  Baptisia ‘Pink Lemonade’  – From the DECADENCE® series, this false indigo has unique flowers that emerge a pale yellow and mature into a dusty rosy purple creating a bi-color effect. Grows 3.5-4 feet tall and 4 feet wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

Baptisia ‘Pink Lemonade’ – From the DECADENCE® series, this false indigo has unique flowers that emerge a pale yellow and mature into a dusty rosy purple creating a bi-color effect. Grows 3.5-4 feet tall and 4 feet wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

  Buddleia Pugster® Pink -  A compact plant with full sized flowers that bloom candy pink flowers from early summer until frost. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

Buddleia Pugster® Pink - A compact plant with full sized flowers that bloom candy pink flowers from early summer until frost. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

  Coreopsis UPTICK™ Cream & Red  – This series boasts larger flowers and longer bloom time. Flowers are cream with a dark red center and bloom until frost. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Coreopsis UPTICK™ Cream & Red – This series boasts larger flowers and longer bloom time. Flowers are cream with a dark red center and bloom until frost. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Coreopsis UPTICK™ Yellow & Red  – Bright yellow flowers with a dark red center form on a mound of neat foliage. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Coreopsis UPTICK™ Yellow & Red – Bright yellow flowers with a dark red center form on a mound of neat foliage. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Dianthus 'Paint the Town Magenta'  - This series boasts earlier flowering and increased heat tolerance. Blooms bright magenta flowers on blue foliage. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

Dianthus 'Paint the Town Magenta' - This series boasts earlier flowering and increased heat tolerance. Blooms bright magenta flowers on blue foliage. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

  Dianthus 'Scarlet Fever'  - A sport of the variety 'Heart Attack', this type grows upright and produces large panicles of flowers in a vibrant red-orange. Grows 16-20 inches tall and 24-30 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 4-9

Dianthus 'Scarlet Fever' - A sport of the variety 'Heart Attack', this type grows upright and produces large panicles of flowers in a vibrant red-orange. Grows 16-20 inches tall and 24-30 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 4-9

  Echinacea 'Fatal Attraction'  - Blooms fragrant, magenta-purple flowers with flattened bronze cones. Petals do NOT droop on this variety. Grows 18-24 inches tall and wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-8

Echinacea 'Fatal Attraction' - Blooms fragrant, magenta-purple flowers with flattened bronze cones. Petals do NOT droop on this variety. Grows 18-24 inches tall and wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-8

  Epimedium 'Pink Champagne'  - A vigorous variety that blooms dark pink flowers with white spurs on green foliage splotched with burgundy patches. Grows 18-22 inches tall and 24-36 inches wide in part to full shade with dry to average, well-drained soil. Zones 5-8

Epimedium 'Pink Champagne' - A vigorous variety that blooms dark pink flowers with white spurs on green foliage splotched with burgundy patches. Grows 18-22 inches tall and 24-36 inches wide in part to full shade with dry to average, well-drained soil. Zones 5-8

  Geranium 'Bevan's Variety'  - A groundcover with aromatic leaves and magenta-pink flowers that bloom from mid-late spring and can sporadically rebloom in summer. Foliage turns shades of red in autumn. Grows 8-12 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-8

Geranium 'Bevan's Variety' - A groundcover with aromatic leaves and magenta-pink flowers that bloom from mid-late spring and can sporadically rebloom in summer. Foliage turns shades of red in autumn. Grows 8-12 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-8

  Helianthus 'Sunshine Daydream'  - Blooms golden yellow, double flowers that resemble a small dahlia in summer. Grows 5-6 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

Helianthus 'Sunshine Daydream' - Blooms golden yellow, double flowers that resemble a small dahlia in summer. Grows 5-6 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

  Heliopsis 'Summer Nights'  - The golden yellow flowers have a deep red center, red stems, and red tinged foliage. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Heliopsis 'Summer Nights' - The golden yellow flowers have a deep red center, red stems, and red tinged foliage. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Hemerocallis 'Adorable Tiger'  - Large orange flowers with a prominent red eye and gold dusted petals. Exceptional blooming performance. Grows 26 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

Hemerocallis 'Adorable Tiger' - Large orange flowers with a prominent red eye and gold dusted petals. Exceptional blooming performance. Grows 26 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

  Hemerocallis ‘Romantic Returns’  – Part of the HAPPY EVER APPSTER™ SERIES, blooms large flowers with ruffled petals in a deep rosy pink with a yellow throat that consistently bloom throughout summer. Grows 25 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

Hemerocallis ‘Romantic Returns’ – Part of the HAPPY EVER APPSTER™ SERIES, blooms large flowers with ruffled petals in a deep rosy pink with a yellow throat that consistently bloom throughout summer. Grows 25 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

  Heucherella 'Catching Fire'  - Forms a dense mound of brightly colored, lime green foliage with bright red markings in the center that deepen in color through the summer. Blooms cream colored flowers in early summer. Grows 8-10 inches tall, flowers reach 16-20 inches tall, and 16-20 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

Heucherella 'Catching Fire' - Forms a dense mound of brightly colored, lime green foliage with bright red markings in the center that deepen in color through the summer. Blooms cream colored flowers in early summer. Grows 8-10 inches tall, flowers reach 16-20 inches tall, and 16-20 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

  Helleborus 'Blushing Bridesmaid'  - Another one fom the WEDDING PARTY series, this one features double white flowers with a raspberry pink picotee edge and veining. It grows 18-24 inches tall and 24 inches wide. Zones 4-9

Helleborus 'Blushing Bridesmaid' - Another one fom the WEDDING PARTY series, this one features double white flowers with a raspberry pink picotee edge and veining. It grows 18-24 inches tall and 24 inches wide. Zones 4-9

  Hibiscus 'Tie Dye'  - Blooms huge, 8-10 inch flowers that are pink & white with a cherry red center from mid-late summer. Green foliage forms a clump that grows 4-5 feet tall and 5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Hibiscus 'Tie Dye' - Blooms huge, 8-10 inch flowers that are pink & white with a cherry red center from mid-late summer. Green foliage forms a clump that grows 4-5 feet tall and 5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Hosta 'Wheee!'  - Very ruffled green leaves with a creamy margin. Blooms lavender flowers in midsummer. Grows 11-18 inches tall, flowers reach 24 inches tall, and spreads 28-30 inches wide in part to full shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-9

Hosta 'Wheee!' - Very ruffled green leaves with a creamy margin. Blooms lavender flowers in midsummer. Grows 11-18 inches tall, flowers reach 24 inches tall, and spreads 28-30 inches wide in part to full shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-9

  Leucanthemum 'Freak'  - Features a compact, upright growth habit with dark green foliage and blooms semi-double white flowers with layers of petals. Grows 12-18 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

Leucanthemum 'Freak' - Features a compact, upright growth habit with dark green foliage and blooms semi-double white flowers with layers of petals. Grows 12-18 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

  Monarda Bee You™ ‘Bee Happy’  – Forms a compact clump of disease resistant foliage that blooms rosy red flowers in summer. Grows 12-15 inches tall and 10-12 inches wide. Zones 5-9

Monarda Bee You™ ‘Bee Happy’ – Forms a compact clump of disease resistant foliage that blooms rosy red flowers in summer. Grows 12-15 inches tall and 10-12 inches wide. Zones 5-9

  Papaver Censation™ ‘Pink Perfection’  – Blooms rosy pink flowers with fringed petals and a black center in spring. Grows 28-32 inches tall and 22-24 inches wide. Zones 3-7

Papaver Censation™ ‘Pink Perfection’ – Blooms rosy pink flowers with fringed petals and a black center in spring. Grows 28-32 inches tall and 22-24 inches wide. Zones 3-7

  Perovskia 'Crazy Blue'  - Features silvery-blue foliage and deep blue flowers on a compact plant. This Russian sage stays small, growing anywhere between 8-18 inches tall and 12-18 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 5-9

Perovskia 'Crazy Blue' - Features silvery-blue foliage and deep blue flowers on a compact plant. This Russian sage stays small, growing anywhere between 8-18 inches tall and 12-18 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 5-9

  Phlox 'Fashionably Early Lavender Ice'  - The Fashionably Early series blooms 2-3 weeks sooner than other tall garden phlox, extending the time to enjoy its pale lavender blooms with a pink eye. Grows 28-32 inches tall and 26-30 inches wide in full sun. Neat foliage has excellent resistance to powdery mildew. Zones 4-8

Phlox 'Fashionably Early Lavender Ice' - The Fashionably Early series blooms 2-3 weeks sooner than other tall garden phlox, extending the time to enjoy its pale lavender blooms with a pink eye. Grows 28-32 inches tall and 26-30 inches wide in full sun. Neat foliage has excellent resistance to powdery mildew. Zones 4-8

  Salvia ‘Bumbleberry’  – Sports a petite growth habit that produces dark purple calyxes with fuchsia-pink flowers. Grows 10-12 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

Salvia ‘Bumbleberry’ – Sports a petite growth habit that produces dark purple calyxes with fuchsia-pink flowers. Grows 10-12 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

  Salvia ‘Rose Marvel’  – The largest flowers of any salvia on the market. Blooms in late spring in a deep rose and will rebloom without being cut back. Forms a compact clump and grows 10-12 inches tall and wide. Zones 4-9

Salvia ‘Rose Marvel’ – The largest flowers of any salvia on the market. Blooms in late spring in a deep rose and will rebloom without being cut back. Forms a compact clump and grows 10-12 inches tall and wide. Zones 4-9

  Sedum ROCK ‘N GROW® ’Superstar’  – Forms a dome-like habit of turquoise foliage and blooms clusters of bright pink flowers in fall. Grows 10-12 inches tall and 16-20 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner.

Sedum ROCK ‘N GROW® ’Superstar’ – Forms a dome-like habit of turquoise foliage and blooms clusters of bright pink flowers in fall. Grows 10-12 inches tall and 16-20 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner.

  Solidago ‘Wichita Mountains’  – Clump forming goldenrod with plumes covered in tiny, yellow flowers that bloom from late summer into fall. Grows 2-3 feet tall and 1.5-2.5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

Solidago ‘Wichita Mountains’ – Clump forming goldenrod with plumes covered in tiny, yellow flowers that bloom from late summer into fall. Grows 2-3 feet tall and 1.5-2.5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

  Baptisia 'American Goldfinch'  - Features loads of bright yellow flowers spikes that bloom in early summer. Grows 3-3.5 feet tall and 4.5-5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Baptisia 'American Goldfinch' - Features loads of bright yellow flowers spikes that bloom in early summer. Grows 3-3.5 feet tall and 4.5-5 feet wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Buddleia Pugster® Blue -  A compact plant with full sized flowers! This series offers improved winter hardiness. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Blooms large blue flowers from early summer until frost. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-9

Buddleia Pugster® Blue - A compact plant with full sized flowers! This series offers improved winter hardiness. Grows 3-4 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in full sun. Blooms large blue flowers from early summer until frost. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-9

  Coreopsis tripteris 'Gold Standard'  - This tall tickseed produces golden-yellow flowers with a brown center in late summer through fall. Grows 5-6 feet tall and wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

Coreopsis tripteris 'Gold Standard' - This tall tickseed produces golden-yellow flowers with a brown center in late summer through fall. Grows 5-6 feet tall and wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

  Coreopsis UPTICK™ Gold & Bronze  – Features golden flowers with a bronze-red center. Compact, mounding growth habit. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

Coreopsis UPTICK™ Gold & Bronze – Features golden flowers with a bronze-red center. Compact, mounding growth habit. Grows 12-14 inches tall and wide in full sun. Zones 4-9

  Dianthus 'Paint the Town Fucshia'  - This series is said to be the earliest blooming of any dianthus. Blooms brightly colored fucshia flowers with a lavender center on blue foliage. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

Dianthus 'Paint the Town Fucshia' - This series is said to be the earliest blooming of any dianthus. Blooms brightly colored fucshia flowers with a lavender center on blue foliage. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

  Dianthus 'Rockin' Red'  - An upright grower with 3 inch, lacy red flowers that bloom from spring through fall. Grows 18-24 inches tall and 10-12 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 5-8

Dianthus 'Rockin' Red' - An upright grower with 3 inch, lacy red flowers that bloom from spring through fall. Grows 18-24 inches tall and 10-12 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 5-8

  Dianthus FRUIT PUNCH® ‘Spiked Punch’  – This series features good tolerance to heat and humidity and fragrant, double flowers – this one in bright fuchsia pink with a dark eyes and a serrated edge. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

Dianthus FRUIT PUNCH® ‘Spiked Punch’ – This series features good tolerance to heat and humidity and fragrant, double flowers – this one in bright fuchsia pink with a dark eyes and a serrated edge. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 12-14 inches wide in full sun to part shade, dry to average soil. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

  Echinacea LAKOTA™ ‘Santa Fe’  – A compact plant with large flowers in varying shades of red that blooms all summer long up until frost. Grows 12-16 inches tall and 16-18 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-8

Echinacea LAKOTA™ ‘Santa Fe’ – A compact plant with large flowers in varying shades of red that blooms all summer long up until frost. Grows 12-16 inches tall and 16-18 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-8

  Festuca glauca 'Blue Whiskers'  - A variety of blue fescue that is more vigorous, has longer leaves, and brighter blue foliage. Forms a round clump and blooms consistent, yellow-green flowers in early summer that fade to tan in fall. Grows 10-12 inches tall, flowers reach 18-22 inches tall, and spreads 24-28 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 4-8

Festuca glauca 'Blue Whiskers' - A variety of blue fescue that is more vigorous, has longer leaves, and brighter blue foliage. Forms a round clump and blooms consistent, yellow-green flowers in early summer that fade to tan in fall. Grows 10-12 inches tall, flowers reach 18-22 inches tall, and spreads 24-28 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 4-8

  Helianthus 'Autumn Gold'  - A willow-leafed sunflower that forms a mound of narrow green foliage and blooms golden-yellow flowers with a brown center in fall. Grows 24-26 inches tall and 20-24 inches wide in full sun. Zones 5-10

Helianthus 'Autumn Gold' - A willow-leafed sunflower that forms a mound of narrow green foliage and blooms golden-yellow flowers with a brown center in fall. Grows 24-26 inches tall and 20-24 inches wide in full sun. Zones 5-10

  Helictotrichon sempervirens  - Commonly known as blue oat grass. Forms a clump of spiky, steel blue foliage and produces tan seed heads in early summer. Grows 24-30 inches tall and wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 3-8

Helictotrichon sempervirens - Commonly known as blue oat grass. Forms a clump of spiky, steel blue foliage and produces tan seed heads in early summer. Grows 24-30 inches tall and wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 3-8

  Heliopsis TUSCAN GOLD™  - Blooms golden yellow, daisy-like flowers with golden centers on deep green foliage that is resistant to powdery mildew. Grows 24-32 inches tall and 20-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

Heliopsis TUSCAN GOLD™ - Blooms golden yellow, daisy-like flowers with golden centers on deep green foliage that is resistant to powdery mildew. Grows 24-32 inches tall and 20-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-9

  Hemerocallis ‘Orange Smoothie’  – Part of the RAINBOW RHYTHM® collection, this rebloomer has sparkling pastel orange flowers with a pink band and green throat. Consistent in form and color, it can produce up to 32 buds per scape! Grows 24 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-9

Hemerocallis ‘Orange Smoothie’ – Part of the RAINBOW RHYTHM® collection, this rebloomer has sparkling pastel orange flowers with a pink band and green throat. Consistent in form and color, it can produce up to 32 buds per scape! Grows 24 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-9

  Hemerocallis ‘When My Sweetheart Returns’  – From the HAPPY EVER APPSTER™ collection, this dayliliy blooms pale yellow flowers with a pink eye and bright yellow throat consistently throughout summer. Grows 14-16 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

Hemerocallis ‘When My Sweetheart Returns’ – From the HAPPY EVER APPSTER™ collection, this dayliliy blooms pale yellow flowers with a pink eye and bright yellow throat consistently throughout summer. Grows 14-16 inches tall and 18-24 inches wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 3-9

  Heucherella 'Pink Fizz'  - Forms a tight clump of silvery green leaves with red-purple veining. Produces scapes of pink flowers that rises above the foliage in early summer. Grows 8 inches tall, flowers reach 10-13 inches tall, and spreads 18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

Heucherella 'Pink Fizz' - Forms a tight clump of silvery green leaves with red-purple veining. Produces scapes of pink flowers that rises above the foliage in early summer. Grows 8 inches tall, flowers reach 10-13 inches tall, and spreads 18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 4-9

  Helleborus 'Winter Star'  - Sturdy evergreen foliage, blooms white double flowers in late winter through early spring. Grows 12-15 inches tall and wide in part to full shade with average to moist soil. Zones 3-9

Helleborus 'Winter Star' - Sturdy evergreen foliage, blooms white double flowers in late winter through early spring. Grows 12-15 inches tall and wide in part to full shade with average to moist soil. Zones 3-9

  Hosta 'Island Breeze'  - Bright yellow leaves with a wide green margin and red speckled petioles. Blooms lavender flowers in midsummer. Grows 12 inches tall, flowers reach 28 inches tall, and 18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 3-9

Hosta 'Island Breeze' - Bright yellow leaves with a wide green margin and red speckled petioles. Blooms lavender flowers in midsummer. Grows 12 inches tall, flowers reach 28 inches tall, and 18 inches wide in part to full shade. Zones 3-9

  Leucanthemum 'Cream Puff'  - Blooms large white flowers with two layers of petals with the top layer slightly angled upward. Grows 14-16 inches tall and 26-28 inches wide in a neat dome shape. Excellent reblooming, even without deadheading! Plant in full sun. Zones 5-9

Leucanthemum 'Cream Puff' - Blooms large white flowers with two layers of petals with the top layer slightly angled upward. Grows 14-16 inches tall and 26-28 inches wide in a neat dome shape. Excellent reblooming, even without deadheading! Plant in full sun. Zones 5-9

  Ligularia 'King Kong'  - Produces large, 16 inch leaves that emerge almost black and mature into a burgundy purple. Blooms daisy-like flowers in golden orange during summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and spreads 3-3.5 feet wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 4-9

Ligularia 'King Kong' - Produces large, 16 inch leaves that emerge almost black and mature into a burgundy purple. Blooms daisy-like flowers in golden orange during summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and spreads 3-3.5 feet wide in full sun to part shade. Zones 4-9

  Nepeta 'Kitten Around'  - A compact and petite catmint variety that forms a tight mound of fragrant foliage and blooms tiny periwinkle flowers. Grows only 12-14 inches tall and 20-22 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

Nepeta 'Kitten Around' - A compact and petite catmint variety that forms a tight mound of fragrant foliage and blooms tiny periwinkle flowers. Grows only 12-14 inches tall and 20-22 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

  Penstemon 'Midnight Masquerade'  - Forms a tight clump of dark, burgundy-purple leaves whose color is best in direct UV light. Blooms lavender pink flowers with white centers in early to midsummer. Grows 36-40 inches tall and 28-32 inches wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-8 

Penstemon 'Midnight Masquerade' - Forms a tight clump of dark, burgundy-purple leaves whose color is best in direct UV light. Blooms lavender pink flowers with white centers in early to midsummer. Grows 36-40 inches tall and 28-32 inches wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 3-8 

  Phlox 'Cloudburst'  - Combines the growth habits of a tall garden phlox and a cushion phlox for a more mounding growth habit. Blooms fragrant purple flowers with a pink eye from early to late summer. Excellent resistant to downy mildew. Grows 28 inches tall and 42 inches wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-8 

Phlox 'Cloudburst' - Combines the growth habits of a tall garden phlox and a cushion phlox for a more mounding growth habit. Blooms fragrant purple flowers with a pink eye from early to late summer. Excellent resistant to downy mildew. Grows 28 inches tall and 42 inches wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 4-8 

  Phlox 'Kung Fuchsia'  - Features brightly colored fuchsia pink flowers that appear 2-3 weeks sooner than other varieties. A shorter plant, it grows 16-18 inches tall and 14-16 inches wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

Phlox 'Kung Fuchsia' - Features brightly colored fuchsia pink flowers that appear 2-3 weeks sooner than other varieties. A shorter plant, it grows 16-18 inches tall and 14-16 inches wide in full sun. Zones 4-8

  Salvia ‘Midnight Model’  – From the FASHIONISTA™ collection, forms a dense, round clump and blooms bold violet-blue flowers. Grows 22-24 inches tall and 20-22 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

Salvia ‘Midnight Model’ – From the FASHIONISTA™ collection, forms a dense, round clump and blooms bold violet-blue flowers. Grows 22-24 inches tall and 20-22 inches wide in full sun. Zones 3-8

  Sedum ‘Little Miss Sunshine’  – A groundcover sedum with a neat and tidy growth habit. Forms a dome of dark green foliage that blooms clusters of yellow flowers from early to midsummer. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 18-20 inches wide. Plant in full sun with dry to average, well-drained soil. Zones 3-9

Sedum ‘Little Miss Sunshine’ – A groundcover sedum with a neat and tidy growth habit. Forms a dome of dark green foliage that blooms clusters of yellow flowers from early to midsummer. Grows 6-8 inches tall and 18-20 inches wide. Plant in full sun with dry to average, well-drained soil. Zones 3-9

  Sempervivum ‘Peggy’  – A hens & chicks variety with seasonal color change. Deep purple in spring changing to red in summer and turning mahogany in fall and winter. Grows 4-6 inches tall and 6-8 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 3-8

Sempervivum ‘Peggy’ – A hens & chicks variety with seasonal color change. Deep purple in spring changing to red in summer and turning mahogany in fall and winter. Grows 4-6 inches tall and 6-8 inches wide in full sun, dry to average soil. Zones 3-8

Shrubs

  Azalea Exbury Electric Lights™ Red –  Blooms fire engine red flowers in spring. Forms an upright growth habit reaching 4-5 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide in part sun. Zones 4-7

Azalea Exbury Electric Lights™ Red – Blooms fire engine red flowers in spring. Forms an upright growth habit reaching 4-5 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide in part sun. Zones 4-7

  Callicarpa Purple Pearls®  - Dark purple-black foliage holds all season long then blooms pink flowers in late summer that turn into showy purple berries in fall. Distinct upright growth habit, reaches 4-5 feet tall and wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-8

Callicarpa Purple Pearls® - Dark purple-black foliage holds all season long then blooms pink flowers in late summer that turn into showy purple berries in fall. Distinct upright growth habit, reaches 4-5 feet tall and wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-8

Cytisus ‘Madame Butterfly’ – Sports thin, evergreen foliage that blooms tiny yellow flowers with red throats in Spring. Tolerant of dry soils and windy locations. Grows 3-6 feet tall and 4-8 feet wide in full sun. Zone 6-8

  Diervilla Kodiak® Orange  – This tough, easy to grow shrub has orange foliage that persists better in full sun but will tolerate full shade. Blooms clusters of yellow flowers in summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide. A Proven Winner. Zone 5-7

Diervilla Kodiak® Orange – This tough, easy to grow shrub has orange foliage that persists better in full sun but will tolerate full shade. Blooms clusters of yellow flowers in summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide. A Proven Winner. Zone 5-7

  Hydrangea m. Double Delights™ Wedding Gown  – Strong stems hold up the large clusters of white, double, star-shaped flowers that bloom in the outer ring first, then fill the center. Forms a compact mound growing 2-3 feet tall and 3-5 feet wide. Zone 5-9

Hydrangea m. Double Delights™ Wedding Gown – Strong stems hold up the large clusters of white, double, star-shaped flowers that bloom in the outer ring first, then fill the center. Forms a compact mound growing 2-3 feet tall and 3-5 feet wide. Zone 5-9

  Hydrangea m. Let’s Dance® Blue Jangles®  - From the series that brought you a reblooming hydrangea in a compact size. Blooms large mophead flowers continuously in summer through fall. Flowers turn a deep blue in acidic soils, vivid pink in alkaline soils. Grows 1-2  feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in part to full shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-9

Hydrangea m. Let’s Dance® Blue Jangles® - From the series that brought you a reblooming hydrangea in a compact size. Blooms large mophead flowers continuously in summer through fall. Flowers turn a deep blue in acidic soils, vivid pink in alkaline soils. Grows 1-2  feet tall and 2-3 feet wide in part to full shade. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-9

  Rhododendron Dandy Man™ Pink  – This rhododendron boasts good cold hardiness, heat tolerance, and resistance to root rot. Dark evergreen foliage on strong, well branched stems bear pink flowers in Spring. Grows 6-8 feet tall and 5-8 feet wide in part to full shade. Zone 5-9

Rhododendron Dandy Man™ Pink – This rhododendron boasts good cold hardiness, heat tolerance, and resistance to root rot. Dark evergreen foliage on strong, well branched stems bear pink flowers in Spring. Grows 6-8 feet tall and 5-8 feet wide in part to full shade. Zone 5-9

Rose ‘Joseph’s Coat’ – A climbing rose with glossy green foliage and fragrant, double flowers with ever-changing colors of red, orange, pink, and yellow. Best grown on an arbor or trellis. Grows 8-12 feet long in full sun to part shade. Deadheading extends bloom season. Zones 6-10.

  Rose Miracle On The Hudson™  - Foliage emerges dark red and matures into a shiny green. Blooms fragrant, semi-double, true red flowers all summer long. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide in full sun. Excellent and award winning disease resistance. Zones 5-9

Rose Miracle On The Hudson™ - Foliage emerges dark red and matures into a shiny green. Blooms fragrant, semi-double, true red flowers all summer long. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide in full sun. Excellent and award winning disease resistance. Zones 5-9

  Callicarpa Pearl Glam®  - Excellent upright growth habit, sports dark purple foliage all season long, and produces loads of orchid-purple berries in fall. Grows 4-5 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-8

Callicarpa Pearl Glam® - Excellent upright growth habit, sports dark purple foliage all season long, and produces loads of orchid-purple berries in fall. Grows 4-5 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide in full sun. A Proven Winner. Zones 5-8

  Cotinus c. Winecraft Black®  - The first smokebush from Proven Winners! Leaves emerge a deep purple then mature into almost black, finally turning red and orange shades in the fall. Blooms “smoky” wisps of dark pink flowers in late summer. Naturally rounded growth habit and a compact size growing between 4-6 feet tall and wide. Full sun. Zones 4-8

Cotinus c. Winecraft Black® - The first smokebush from Proven Winners! Leaves emerge a deep purple then mature into almost black, finally turning red and orange shades in the fall. Blooms “smoky” wisps of dark pink flowers in late summer. Naturally rounded growth habit and a compact size growing between 4-6 feet tall and wide. Full sun. Zones 4-8

  Diervilla Kodiak® Black  – A tough, easy to grow shrub with dark purple-black foliage that will tolerate full sun or full shade. Color is more intense in full sun and shows more green in full shade. Blooms clusters of yellow flowers that attract bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds in summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide. A Proven Winner. Zone 5-7

Diervilla Kodiak® Black – A tough, easy to grow shrub with dark purple-black foliage that will tolerate full sun or full shade. Color is more intense in full sun and shows more green in full shade. Blooms clusters of yellow flowers that attract bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds in summer. Grows 3-4 feet tall and wide. A Proven Winner. Zone 5-7

  Hydrangea m. Double Delights™ Perfection  – Bears large, mophead clusters of double, star-shaped flowers on extra sturdy stems. This rebloomer forms a compact mound growing 2-3 feet tall and 3-5 feet wide. Zone 5-9

Hydrangea m. Double Delights™ Perfection – Bears large, mophead clusters of double, star-shaped flowers on extra sturdy stems. This rebloomer forms a compact mound growing 2-3 feet tall and 3-5 feet wide. Zone 5-9

  Hydrangea m. L.A. Dreamin’®  - Regardless of your soils pH, this hydrangea will bloom in pink, purple, and blue without adding anything to your soil. Grows 4 feet tall and wide in part to full shade. Zone 5-10

Hydrangea m. L.A. Dreamin’® - Regardless of your soils pH, this hydrangea will bloom in pink, purple, and blue without adding anything to your soil. Grows 4 feet tall and wide in part to full shade. Zone 5-10

Hydrangea p. Mystical Flame – A dwarf panicle hydrangea that bears conical white flowers that mature into pink. Grows 4 feet tall and wide in full sun to part shade. Zone 4-8

Rhododendron Holden’s Solar Flare – Dark green, evergreen leaves sprout pink buds that open into true yellow flowers with red speckled throats. Grows 4 feet tall and 3 feet wide in part to full shade. Zone 5-8

  Rose At Last®  - A low maintenance, disease resistant rose from Proven Winners. Continuously blooms peachy-orange flowers from late spring until frost, no deadheading needed. Grows 30-36 inches tall and wide – no pruning required. Zones 5-9

Rose At Last® - A low maintenance, disease resistant rose from Proven Winners. Continuously blooms peachy-orange flowers from late spring until frost, no deadheading needed. Grows 30-36 inches tall and wide – no pruning required. Zones 5-9

Weigela Date Night™ Strobe™ - Forms a rounded mound of bronze-green foliage that turns orange and then crimson red in fall. From late spring to fall it blooms tubular pink flowers that attract hummingbirds. Grows 3 feet tall and wide in full sun to part shade. Zone 4-8.

Trees

  Acer x freemanii Celebration® -  A new hybrid maple with an upright, oval shape and sturdy branching. Fall colors of are anywhere from yellow to shades of orange and red. Grows 45 feet tall and 30 feet wide in full sun. Zone 4-7

Acer x freemanii Celebration® - A new hybrid maple with an upright, oval shape and sturdy branching. Fall colors of are anywhere from yellow to shades of orange and red. Grows 45 feet tall and 30 feet wide in full sun. Zone 4-7

  Aesculus  x carnea ‘Ft. McNair’ (Red Horse Chestnut)  – Rounded growth habit is dense with dark green foliage that turns yellow in fall. Blooms panicles of dark pink flowers with yellow throats in Spring. Grows to 35 feet tall and 25 feet wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

Aesculus  x carnea ‘Ft. McNair’ (Red Horse Chestnut) – Rounded growth habit is dense with dark green foliage that turns yellow in fall. Blooms panicles of dark pink flowers with yellow throats in Spring. Grows to 35 feet tall and 25 feet wide in full sun. Zones 5-9

Quercus bicolor American Dream® - This oak forms a dense, upright, broadly pyramidal growth habit. Glossy green leaves turn yellow in fall. Excellent disease resistance. Grows 50 feet tall and 40 feet wide in full sun. Zone 4-8

  Acer palmatum ‘Katsura’  – this Japanese maple has beautiful foliage that emerges chartreuse with orange margins, then matures into bright green with fall colors of orange and yellow. Grows only 10-12 feet tall and wide in part shade or filtered light. Zones 5-9

Acer palmatum ‘Katsura’ – this Japanese maple has beautiful foliage that emerges chartreuse with orange margins, then matures into bright green with fall colors of orange and yellow. Grows only 10-12 feet tall and wide in part shade or filtered light. Zones 5-9

Cornus ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’ – A hybrid dogwood with fast growth and an upright pyramidal growth habit. Bears large, white flowers in Spring. Grows 20-30 feet tall and 15-20 feet wide in full sun to part shade. Zone 5-9

Parrotia persica ‘Vanessa’ (Persian Ironwood) – A small tree with an upright growth habit, arching branches, and foliage that emerges green, then turning colors of purple, red, and orange in fall. Mature trees have exfoliating bark that provides winter interest. Grows to 32 feet tall and 13 feet wide in full sun to part shade. Zone 4-8

Tropicals

  Alocasia ‘Calidora’  – A Persian palm that features huge, glossy green leaves that reach 5 feet tall in one season! Prefers shade when planted outside. Zones 7-10

Alocasia ‘Calidora’ – A Persian palm that features huge, glossy green leaves that reach 5 feet tall in one season! Prefers shade when planted outside. Zones 7-10

  Colocasia ‘Tropical Storm’  – This elephant ear has large , dark leaves with a central white splash, very showy! The fast growing clump reaches about 24 inches tall and wide but can reach 30 inches tall. Zones 7-10

Colocasia ‘Tropical Storm’ – This elephant ear has large , dark leaves with a central white splash, very showy! The fast growing clump reaches about 24 inches tall and wide but can reach 30 inches tall. Zones 7-10