Featured Plants

Aquilegia

Aquilegia caerulea Songbird Mix (72 cells)

Trays: 29
A very early-flowering columbine for containers or shaded rock gardens. Extremely large flowers with a lovely mix of rich colors.  Production Location: Pennsylvania  Tray Size: 72...
Pennisetum

Pennisetum alopecuroides Hameln (128 cells)

Trays: 53
One of the best fountain grasses for mass plantings. Seed heads appear in July and open greenish-white, turning a creamy tan with maturity. Prefers well-draining soil.  Production Location:...
Miscanthus

Miscanthus sinensis Variegatus (38 cells)

Trays: 484
A vintage cultivar, 'Variegatus' has been used in garden landscapes since the beginning of the 20th century. White and green variegated foliage arches heavily, creating a very wide mound. Blooms...

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Gardens of the Gods Phlox "Amazing Grace"

Gardens of the Gods Phlox "Amazing Grace"

How sweet the sight! This lovely bicolor's namesake hymn, widely associated with the Civil War, was actually written before the Revolution by an English slave-trader turned abolitionist and minis …
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Gardens of the Gods - Nepeta Neptune

Gardens of the Gods - Nepeta Neptune

Many gardeners believe their earthly creation is a little piece of heaven, and we wouldn’t dream of arguing with them. Why not take things a step farther and offer them some of our favorite “heavenly” …
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Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 4

Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 4

A good mixed perennial garden contains a trip around the world – or at least across a continent or two. Today’s tour guides: a native that sounds exactly like where it came from, and an immigrant w …
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Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 3

Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 3

WHERE IN THE WORLD DID WE GET THIS PLANT?Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 3A good mixed perennial garden can be a trip around the world or, in this case, across a continent or two. Today we’ll me …
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Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 2

Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 2

WHERE IN THE WORLD DID WE GET THIS PLANT?Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 2A good mixed perennial garden can be a trip around the world or, in this case, around a continent. Today we’ll meet a co …
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Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 1

Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 1

WHERE IN THE WORLD DID WE GET THIS PLANT?Geography Lessons in the Garden, Part 1A good mixed perennial border is like a trip around the globe. Let’s start up north and work our way south, as wise migr …
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Meet our September Rock Star

Meet our September Rock Star

Meet our September Rock StarAbout the Rock Star AwardOur Rock Star award honors ECG employees who demonstrate a sustained high level of performance and inspire others.This month we honor Jonah Camp.Jo …
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GARDENS OF THE GODS Artemisia (Wormwood)

GARDENS OF THE GODS Artemisia (Wormwood)

GARDENS OF THE GODSArtemisia(Wormwood)Artemis, Greek goddess of the hunt, was the daughter of Zeus and the twin sister of Apollo. Often depicted with bow and arrow, she drove a chariot pulled by golde …
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