Annuals

We offer a variety of premium annuals that are perfect for filling your own planters, baskets or flower beds.

Full Sun:

Alysum:

A great fragrant bedding plant to use for borders or ground cover in your flower beds.

Argyranthemum:

If you are looking for a way to add some tall color to your baskets, flowering baskets or patio containers, argyranthemum are a great choice. They will reach 12 and 16 inches tall, enjoy sun to partial shade and may need some light pruning through the season to make them really branch out with new blooms. Overall, they are a fun way to add color and dimension to your gardening project.

Bacopa:

Massive, flowing color erupts from this wonderful and versatile little plant. Baskets and raised planters are the best places for this plant, but any location that has plenty of room for it to trail will work fine.

Plant in a location with full sun to partial shade. Likes water and does not handle dry soil well.

Bidens:

Looking for a trailing plant to add some color to a flower bed which is exposed to extreme heat and sun or perhaps a native, low water usage plant to add to your garden? Bidens are the perfect choice; they are a vigorous, drought resistant plant which will blanket a flower bed with a mass of yellow.

Calibrachoa:

More commonly known by their tradename “Million Bells” these fun little plants resemble miniature petunias. They offer a wide variety of color in semi-upright and trailing varieties. In general they like grow best when planted in the sun to partial shade. These make a great addition to any baskets, planters or flower beds you may have. We carry a wide variety of colors to suit your needs.

Coleus:

With its shaped and multi-color leaves, adding coleus gives a unique appearance to your favorite patio container or flower bed. Som people like the color of the leaves so much, they choose to pinch off the flower buds to keep just the leaf colors on the plant. Coleus tends to be heat tolerant, but can handle the shade. As with other low water usage plants, it is important not to over water coleus.

Dahlias:

An easy to grow plant, dahlias produce beautiful blooms from mid-summer through fall until the first heavy frost.

Geraniums:

The traditional hot weather loving plant, geraniums are an easy to grow and maintain flower which add upright color.

Ivy and Zonal Geraniums

Lobelia:

This plant is a great way to add mid-level color to your baskets and patio containers. This low maintenance plant which make a perfect addition to flower beds in the full sun so long as the soil is kept moist. These usually grow to be about 8-10 inches tall and make a great addition to any garden.

Marigolds:

Add some yellow and gold to your garden with these wonderful and fragent plants. If you are experiencing deer problems, often a border of Marigolds will help to deter deer from entering the rest of your flower bed.

Nemesia:

These are a great way to had some upright color to the center of a basket or container or to the back of a window box. They grow to be between 10 to 12 inches tall, enjoy sun to partial shade and are a great way to add another level of color to your gardening project.

Osteospermum:

Also known as “African Daisies,” Osteos give any gardening project snappy looking color. Their low water requirement makes them a great way to reduce the water usage in your garden, making your gardening more sustainable. On the flip-side, they do not like wet feet and do best in well drained soil Adding some round rock to the bottome of patio containers is recommended to aid in drainage. Generally Osteos grow to between 8 and 10 inches, although new compact varieties can be as low as 6 inches.

Petunias:

We offer a variety of petunias in many different colors. Petunias are a great way to add color in full sun, high heat areas, such as flower beds in full sun or baskets which get a lot of afternoon sun.

Salvia:

Saliva is a wonderful way to add some upright color to your garden. Additionally, they are pleasantly fragrant, have a low water requirement and enjoy full sun.

Snapdragon:

These flowers are great for flower beds and are perfect to use as cut flowers in your house or as a gift. Kids can also have fun picking the flowers and making them open and close like a mouth.

Varieties:

Statice:

Statice is a great flower for drying, their spiky looking blooms make them an interesting addition to any dried flower arrangement or for your garden.

Sweet Potatoes:

These vines are a great addition to patio containers or flowering baskets. WIth a variety of leaf colors, they provide another dimension of trailing color to your gardening project.

Variegata:

Add some fun green and white color to your gardening project with variegata. A low maintence trailing plant which enjoys sun to part shade, variegata is great for a variety of locations in your garden.

Verbena:

Verbena provides a lots of fun colorful blossums throughout the summer. It thrives in baskets and patio containers. Flower beds in hot areas are also a good location choice as Verbena handles dry soil and high temperatures well.

Zinnias:

A fun upright flower, zinnias are perfect for many purposes in your garden. Use them to fill space in your flower bed, or to make a border; perhaps just make one bed of them. Your options are only limited by your creativity.

Shade:

New Guinea Impatiens:

Like other impatiens, New Guinea impatiens are one of the few go to plants for colorful blooms in those shady areas of your garden or for your north or east facing walls of your house.

Double Impatiens:

This beautiful flowers, when they are in full bloom, resemble miniture roses. As such, they make a wonderful addition to any shady spot your are looking to add some color to in your garden.

Butterfly Impatiens:

Another great option for shady patio containers and baskets, butterfly impatiens bring a unique look to the shady flower collection.

Fuschias:

We carry a variety of upright fuschias including June’s Bride. A good upright to add to your shady baskets or patio containers.

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