Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi
Issai is a self-fertile variety of the so-called mini-kiwi. This means that unlike the species it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi Actinidia arguta 'Issai' - mini-kiwi
Issai is a self-fertile variety of the so-called mini-kiwi. This means that unlike the species it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia deliciosa 'Jenny' - kiwi Actinidia deliciosa 'Jenny' - kiwi
Jenny is another self-fertile variety of kiwi. This means that it does not need a male and a female plant to produce fruit. Apart from tasty fruit it is a nice plant, too, with deep green leaves and scented flowers in June …
Actinidia chinensis - Kiwi Fruit Actinidia chinensis - Kiwi Fruit
The Hardy Kiwi, are native to the mountains and hills of southwestern China where they grow wild in trees and on bushes. The Hardy Kiwi was introduced to the United Kingdom, Europe, United States, and New Zealand between 1900 to 1910 from China. Commercial plantings were made in New …
Amazon.com | 10.09. 2007
Ornamental Kolomikta Kiwi Vine Actinidia kolomikta - Kolomikta Vine, Kiwi Vine
Striking, deciduous climber with pink and white splashed leaves, which give the appearance of having been dipped in paint, and fragrant, white early summer flowers. This unusual, overlapping foliage looks marvellous on a sunny, protected wall. Not apparent on younger plants, the variation …
Amazon.com | 31.05. 2007
Adromischus trigynus - Calico Hearts Adromischus trigynus - Calico Hearts
The Calico Hearts Plant (Adromischus trigynus) is a small succulent plant native to South Africa. It is an easy to grow plant and with the spotting makes it a very showy succulent. This plant needs full sun, warm temperatures, and a well-drained potting mix. During the growing season …
Amazon.com | 07.07. 2007
Aesculus pavia 'Koehnei' - dwarf red buckeye Aesculus pavia 'Koehnei' - dwarf red buckeye
If you like big trees for their leaves but own only a small plot have a look at this dwarf red buckeye. Koehnei is a fantastic variety with attractive both foliage and flowers, and moreover, slow growth …
Aesculus x mutabilis - hybrid painted buckeye Aesculus x mutabilis - hybrid painted buckeye
This buckeye is a garden hybrid between aesculus pavia and aesculus sylvatica, both from S.E. USA. It was described already in early 20th century but in Europe it is still little known since another, very similar tree has been popular here for decades = aesculus pavia “Koehnei” …
Aeschynanthus radicans - Lipstick Plant Aeschynanthus radicans - Lipstick Plant
Related to African violets and gloxinias, lipstick plants are members of the gesneriad family. It s easy to see the reason for their common name since the lobed red flowers emerging from a maroon sheath do resemble lipsticks in tubes. Natives of the West Indies, the plants grow as …
Amazon.com | 02.11. 2007
Agapanthus africanus - Lily of the Nile, African Lily Agapanthus africanus - Lily of the Nile, African Lily
These beautiful and hardy plants are native to southern Africa. It becomes a very strong perennial for Zones 6-9. These grass-like clumps will usually grow between one and three feet. Their leaves are narrow and they are popular for their green foliage and long summer blooms. The …
Amazon.com | 04.07. 2007
Agapanthus x hybrida - Blue Umbrella Lily of the Nile Agapanthus x hybrida - Blue Umbrella Lily of the Nile
These beautiful and hardy plants are native to southern Africa. It becomes a very strong perennial for Zones 6-9. These grass-like clumps will usually grow between one and three feet. Their leaves are narrow and they are popular for their green foliage and long summer blooms. The …
Amazon.com | 14.06. 2007
Agapanthus 'Midnight Blue' - Lily of the Nile Agapanthus 'Midnight Blue' - Lily of the Nile
Give Midknight Blue Agapanthus some thought for your garden as it can offer so much. When in bloom, the flowers can attract butterflies or hummingbirds-always a pleasant site to view from your kitchen window …
Amazon.com | 25.05. 2011
Agapanthus 'Jack's Blue' - African blue lily Agapanthus 'Jack's Blue' - African blue lily
African blue lily is one of the most attractive summer plants. This perennial is from southern Africa where less hardy species are grown. We are very lucky to have good breeders here in Europe. They made several hybrids most of which have not only nicer flowers but are hardier than …
Achillea Fire King Achillea millefolium 'Fire King' - Yarrow, Milfoil, Staunchweed
Get a good view of hummers as they feed from the clusters of rosy-red nectar-rich flowers. This unusual Yarrow is a virtually foolproof perennial. Covered in blooms from late spring to early fall, it provides a long season of color and food. Large clusters of bright blooms atop 15-20 …
Amazon.com | 02.06. 2007
Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet' - yarrow Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet' - yarrow
Yarrow is a maintenance-free perennial suitable for standard flower beds as well as dry locations. Fern-like leaves are fine and deep green, basal leaves are larger than stem leaves. Flowers come out in flat corymbs in early summer. They are vivid red with tiny yellow centres. It …
Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven
Tree of heaven is a beautiful name for an extraordinary plant. It comes from China but is completely hardy in our climate. It is a tall tree suitable for large garden, parks or as a street tree. It is grown for unusually big leaves that can be half a meter long. The are compound of …
Black Scallop Bugleweed Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop' - Bugle, Bugleweed, Carpet Bugle
Black Scallop Bugleweed - Ajuga reptans Black Scallop The darkest colored, almost entirely purplish-black. Ajuga make a great groundcover. Sun tolerant or part-shade. Likes moisture retentive, well-drained soil …
Amazon.com | 02.06. 2007
Chocolate Vine Akebia Quinata Akebia quinata - Chocolate Vine
Known as Mu-Tong in Chinese medicine, it has been used for laryngitis and dry coughs, urinary stones, and bladder problems. A decoction is made from the dried stem of the vine. The plant is a shrubby vine that is cold hardy to 18 degrees. Can be raised as an evergreen vine in warmer …
Amazon.com | 31.05. 2007
Akebia quinata - Chocolate Vine Akebia quinata - Chocolate Vine
Also known as Five-Leaved Akebia. A very hardy Japanese climber with astonishingly fragrant deep purple flowers followed by elongated edible fruit. Climbs readily and can also be used as a ground cover. Compound, leathery leaves are unusual in appearance. Evergreen in mild climates …
Amazon.com | 08.07. 2007
Albizia julibrissin 'Boubri' OMBRELLA® - silk tree Albizia julibrissin 'Boubri' OMBRELLA® - silk tree
Mimosaceae plants are popular mainly in southern Europe as they are very drought tolerant. Even though they come from subtropical parts of the world we can also grow some of them in our climate. Ombrella® belongs to the hardy group. It was a chance selection from France which was …
Albizia julibrissin 'Ernest Wilson' - acacia Albizia julibrissin 'Ernest Wilson' - acacia
Mimosaceae plants are popular mainly in southern Europe as they are very drought tolerant. Even though they come from subtropical parts of the world we can also grow some of them in our climate. Ernest Wilson is a selection found in Korea in early 1900´s. It grew in a colder zone …
Alcea rosea 'Nigra' - Hollyhock Alcea rosea 'Nigra' - Hollyhock
Dramatic Black Blooms on 6-Foot Spikes! 4 inches across, held wide open to reveal their creamy center, these blooms are stunningly lovely and distinctive! These shiny black flowers, 4 inches across and sporting a creamy center plus a hint of burgundy toward the base, are a distinctive …
Amazon.com | 03.07. 2007