Catalog pages for Helichrysum---Lippia

 
 

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ITEM # HEIGHT ZONE FLOWER SUN USES   

HELICHRYSUM ITALICUM-ANGUSTIFOLIUM (CURRY PLANT) 
11100 2ft. 8 YELLOW FULL C, DF, E, F, O, W 
Gray foliage with umbels of yellow flowers. The curry scent is used more in potpourri than cooking.

HERNIARIA GLABRA (GREEN CARPET, RUPTUREWORT)
11400 1-3in. 7 NA FS/PS E, GC, M, O
Tiny leaves on thin spreading branches form a bright green carpet. It is adaptable to many situations, from full sun in hot locations to full shade. Spreads to cover the ground rapidly.

HIEROCHLOE ODORATA (SWEET GRASS) 
11600 1ft. 3 NA FS/PS F 
The leaves are vanilla scented when dry and are used by Native Americans as an incense.

HUMULUS LUPULUS (CASCADE HOPS) 
11700 12ft. 3 WHITE FS/PS B, C, H, M, O 
This fast growing vine begins growth at the ground each year and can fill a trellis in weeks. Hop flowers decorate the vine until it is removed for the season. .

HUMULUS LUPULUS CV. (SUNBEAM HOPS) 
11710 6ft. 3 WHITE FS/PS B, C, H, M, O 
Golden leaves shine when planted against a tree or other greener plants. A smaller version of regular hops, this plant makes a good choice for smaller areas.

HYDROCOTYLE ASIATICA (GOTU KOLA) 
12000 6in. 10 NA PS GC, M, O
Round leaves 2 in. in diameter form along creeping stems. Unusual plant for shady areas. This herb is reputedly good for improving memory. Perhaps that is why elephants are thought to have a good memory, because they graze on this wetland plant.

HYPERICUM PERFORATUM (ST. JOHN’S WORT)
12100 3in. 3 YELLOW FS/PS GC, H, M, O
 An ancient herb with dense, small, dark green foliage and gold star-like flowers 

HYSSOPUS OFFICINALIS (HYSSOP) 
12200 1ft. 3 BLUE FULL B, C, F, H, HB,  M, O 
A tradition in the English Herb Garden. Mint scented, glossy, evergreen, leaves and blue flowers. Pretty planted with Germander. Shear in summer to remove spent flower heads and rejuvenate.

HYSSOPUS OFFICINALIS ‘ROSEA’ (PINK HYSSOP)
12400 18in. 3 PINK FULL B, C, F, H, HB, O 
Similar to Hyssop only with pink flowers which complement Blue Hyssop.

KNIPHOFIA UVARIA  (RED HOT POKER)
12450 3ft. 7 YELLOW/ORANGE FULL H, HB, O 
Attracts orioles and hummingbirds to the garden. The plant is a great textural addition to the garden.

LAURUS NOBILIS (GREEK BAY)
12500 15ft. 8 WHITE FULL C, DF, E, F, M 
True Bay is a slow growing tree that tends to be multi-trunked and bushy. Dried leaves and branches are useful in crafts.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (ENGLISH LAVENDER) 
12600 3ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 

Finely scented flowers top tall stems and bloom from spring until winter. Lavender has been cultivated since 1568. It was one of the plants brought by the Pilgrims to America but the climate was too cold. 

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (HIDCOTE LAVENDER)
12650 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 
An early blooming and dwarf variety that forms compact mounds.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (JEAN DAVIS LAVENDER )
12770 2ft. 5 PINK FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W
Very fragrant foliage and pink flowers. This variety is often used as a flavoring. 

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (MISS KATHERINE LAVENDER )
12780 2ft. 5 PINK FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W
Very fragrant foliage and pink flowers. Seems to be longer lasting than Jean Davis.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (MUNSTEAD LAVENDER)
12800 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 
An early blooming and dwarf variety that forms compact mounds.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (ROYAL PURPLE LAVENDER)
12800 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 
An early blooming and dwarf variety that forms compact mounds.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (SACHET LAVENDER)
12830 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 
An early blooming and dwarf variety that forms compact mounds. Flower heads are short but full of flowers. Noticeably different when in bloom.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (SARAH LAVENDER)
12850 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W 
An early blooming and dwarf variety that forms compact mounds. Flower heads are short but full of flowers. Noticeably different when in bloom.

LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (VERA LAVENDER)
12900 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, C, DF, E, F, M, O, W
This is the true English Lavender grown for top quality fragrance. Very slow growing. The main bloom is mid spring with very few flowers following later in the season. 

LAVANDULA DENTATA (FRENCH LAVENDER) 
13000 3TO 4 ft. 8 PURPLE FULL E, F, O, W 
Quilted, green leaves offset large, fragrant flowers born over a long blooming season. Also, called everblooming lavender. Grow as an annual in cold climates. Starts to suffer at about 12 degrees.

LAVANDULA DENTATA (LAMBIKINS DWARF FRENCH LAVENDER) 
13050 2ft. 8 PURPLE FULL E, F, O, W 
For smaller spaces, this everblooming dwarf lavender is fragrant and beautiful.

LAVANDULA HETEROPHYLLA (SWEET LAVENDER) 
13100 3ft. 8 PURPLE FULL DF, E, F, O, W
Fast growing gray green, slightly serrated leaves with tall flower spikes. Clean scent. 

LAVANDULA LANATA BOISS (WOOLLY LAVENDER) 
13300 2ft. 8 PURPLE FULL DF, E, F, O, W 
Silver leaves are lightly felted and offset flowers held on long branching stems.

LAVANDULA PINNATA (PINNATA LAVENDER) 
13500 2ft. 10 PURPLE FULL DF, E, F, O, W 
Unusual fern like leaves and very long twisted flower wands. Grows fast and can be used like an annua.

LAVANDULA STOECHAS (SPANISH LAVENDER. RABBIT EARS) 
13600 3ft. 8 PURPLE FULL E, F, O, W
This lavender is wider than it is tall with an attractive bushy habit. The small, narrow, gray-green leaves contrast with large blooms in spring. Shear after blooming to shape.

LAVANDULA VIRIDIS (YELLOW LAVENDER) 
13800 3ft. 8 CREAM FULL E, F, O, W 
This unusual lavender has highly aromatic, light green foliage and flowers that appear green at first but mature to a chiffon yellow. 

LAVANDULA X ALLARDII (ALLARDII LAVENDER) 
13810 3ft. 8 PURPLE FULL E, F, O, W 
Good choice for hot and humid summer areas. Slightly serrated foliage. 

LAVANDULA X CHAYTORAE (RICHARD GRAY LAVENDER) 
13812 1ft. 6 PURPLE FULL E, F, O, W 
Compact form Woolly Lavender with silvery leaves and prolific flower stems.

 LAVANDULA x GINGINSII (GOODWIN CREEK GRAY LAVENDER)
13815 2ft. 7 PURPLE FULL DF, E, F, O, W

The felted, silvery, serrated and fragrant leaves form an attractive shrub.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (ABRIALII LAVENDER)
13820 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL b, DF, E, F, O, W
Once the primary source of Lavender Oil. Dark flowers and long stems make Abrialii an excellent choice for landscaping and crafts.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (DUTCH MILL LAVENDER)
13825 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL b, DF, E, F, O, W
Attractive bush with large flowers and quality scent. A tidy landscape plant.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (EDELWEISS WHITE LAVENDER) 
13855 2ft. 5 WHITE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W
Beautiful shrub with fragrant swan white blooms.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (FRED BOUTIN LAVENDER)
13850 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W 
Attractive bush with large flowers and quality scent. A tidy landscape plant.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (GRAPPENHALL LAVENDER) 
13875 4ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W 
One of the largest lavenders we carry.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (GROSSO LAVENDER)
13900 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W 
Attractive bush with large flowers and quality scent. A tidy landscape plant.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (HIDCOTE GIANT LAVENDER) 
13950 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W
Another nice selection of x intermedias.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (GROSSO WHITE LAVENDER) 
14150 2ft. 5 WHITE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W
 Very white-gray foliage with swan white blooms.

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (LULLINGSTONE CASTLE LAVENDER) 
13875 4 ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W 

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA ‘PROVENCE’ (PROVENCE LAVENDER) 
14000 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W
Gray lanceolate foliage and fragrant flower heads. High quality scent. 

LAVANDULA X INTERMEDIA (SEAL LAVENDER) 
14025 2ft. 5 PURPLE FULL B, DF, E, F, O, W
Tall fragrant flower stems are good for potpourri and dried arrangements. Sheared bush makes a fragrant hedge.

LEONOTIS MENTHAEFOLIA (MINT SCENTED LION’S TAIL) 
14200 3ft. 7 ORANGE FULL DF, F, H, O
Round, wrinkled, serrated, gray-green, mint scented leaves are the size of a dime. Flowers are 1 in. long, tubular and arranged in pompoms along the flowering stem.

LEONOTIS OCYMIFOLIA-LEONURUS (LION’S TAIL)
14250 5ft. 7 ORANGE FULL DF, H, M, O
Green 4 in. leaves and dense whorls of orange flowers make a striking landscape addition. Blooms appear in the fall and make distinctive dried flowers.

LEVISTICUM OFFICINALIS (LOVAGE)
14400 4ft. 3 YELLOW FULL C, H, M 
The seeds, leaves and stems taste like and can be substituted for celery.

LIMONIUM LATIFOLIUM (SEA LAVENDER)
14500 2ft. 4 BLUE FULL DF, O 
Oval, glossy, green leaves up to 10 inches long accompany prolific summer sprays of miniature flowers like purple Baby’s Breath. 

LIMONIUM SINUATUM (AMERICAN BEAUTY ROSE STATICE)
14540 2ft. 7 ROSE FULL B, DF, O 
Flower arranger's delight. Strong stems hold full uniform flower heads. Blooms for a long time 

LIMONIUM SINUATUM (MIDNIGHT BLUE STATICE)
14545 2ft. 7 PURPLE FULL B, DF, O 
Flower arranger's delight. Strong stems hold full uniform flower heads. Blooms for a long time. 

LIMONIUM SINUATUM (YELLOW STATICE)
14547 2ft. 7 YELLOW FULL B, DF, O 
Flower arranger's delight. Strong stems hold full uniform flower heads. Blooms for a long time. 

LIMONIUM TATARICUM (GERMAN STATICE)
14550 1ft. 4 WHITE FULL DF, O 
Ground hugging foliage sends up sprays of starry white flowers.  

LIPPIA DULCIS (AZTEC SWEET HERB)
14700 1ft. 9 WHITE FULL C, F 
Ancient sweet herb trails in habit with mildly flavored leaves and licorice flavored roots. Although no longer used as sweetener, it can be added to salads or beverages.

LIPPIA GRAVEOLENS (MEXICAN OREGANO)
14800 4ft. 9 WHITE FULL C, F 
Oval, wrinkled leaves contain strong menthol-oregano flavor. Grow as an annual. 

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