Sounds like the right plants for the upcoming July 4th
celebrations. But they are great plants
for the entire season!
Hydrangea pan ‘Bombshell’ #3 are very full and will be
blooming soon. These compact plants reach
2 – 3’ tall and 3 – 4’ wide. Their
compact habit leads to a spectacular flower show that covers the plant.
Morden Fireglow Rose is a low growing plant that reaches 3’
tall and wide. The flowers are fire orange on top and scarlet on the bottom of
the pedals. It is a repeat bloomer that
is very disease resistant. The leaves
are clean despite all the rainy days we have experienced.
We have a very good selection of the Proven Winners®
including beautiful Hydrangea pan. ‘Limelight’ #3 and Spiraea Double Play®
Gold #3. Check out the availability or
talk to your Sales Rep about what other plants we have that are ready and will
fill your needs.
Our perennials are starting to color up and show off. Roses are budded
up and starting to pop. Nepeta and Salvia are in full color. Oenothera,
Leucanthemum and Coreopsis are budded heavy and will be blooming soon. Hosta
have reached size to have impact for the variety. Grasses are looking very nice
too. Your sales rep can provide you with all of the information you need to
land the right plants for your needs.
Every year at this time there are great looking B&B
plants that are left on the dock. To
make it easy, there is a separate tab at the bottom of the excel page to look
at just the B&B Above Ground List.
Take time to look at the container list.
They have their own tab at the bottom also. There has been a lot of different varieties
added this past week.
We are adding more container plants every day including Buxus Green Velvet #3 and #5. Now that we are past the harvest rush, our turn around time is a few days for containers, including B&B Taxus and Thuja.
buds are tight and we still have a wide selection on our availability. We also
have a great selection of container plants that are outstanding. Perennials are
jumping up and the shrubs are growing strong. Your sales representative can
help you find what fits your needs and let you know what will be ready soon.
We are busy loading trucks. Our great crew loaded 13 semi-trailers today as well as all the ‘Will-Call’ customers who stopped in. Please help us help you and call before you come to be sure your material is in the yard and ready for pick up. Please understand you may have to wait if there are trucks in front of you in line.
Viburnum dil. Cardinal Candy™ is hardier than the species,
has abundant white flowers followed by persistent scarlet red shiny fruit. Viburnum n. Brandywine™ has glossy green leaves that
turns dark maroon in the fall. The
spectacular fruit transforms from green to ivory to vivid pinks and blue.
Hydrangea pan. ‘Limelight’ is popular because of its
phenomenal flower display. It can be
used as a stand-alone plant and makes a spectacular flowering hedge.
Hydrangea pan. Quick Fire® is known for its early flower
display blooming two weeks before any other paniculata. It turns pink before Pink Diamond starts to
bloom. Hydrangea pan. Pinky Winky® has
two tone flower heads in mid-summer. The
flowers emerge white and turn pink while continuing to push white florets from
the tip of the panicle.
Azalea m. Cornell Pink is a deciduous azalea with very clear pink blooms. They are spectacular in the sun and are still vibrant even on cloudy days. Our container Rhododendron look great and are budded and ready to bloom.
We dig some of our Rhododendron in the fall and put them into poly-houses to keep them from getting windburn. The buds are all plump and viable meaning they will put on a beautiful show where ever they land.
Pieris is an old school plant that has some very nice
cultivars. Katsura has rose pink
flowers. When the flowers are gone the wine red new growth continues to show
off this compact plant. Cavatine’s white
flowers are very abundant on a dwarf plant that only reaches 2’ -3’.