Catalog pages for Plants Tagetes to Vitex

 
 

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TAGETES LEMMONII (TANGERINE SCENTED MARIGOLD)
34200 3ft. 8 GOLD FULL F, H, O, W
The leaves of this southwest native are strongly scented of lemon and mint. Dense displays in winter and spring, these daisy-like flowers carry through for most of the year. Shear to fit any location. 

TAGETES LUCIDA (SPANISH TARRAGON, MINT SCENTED MARIGOLD)
34300 3ft. 8 GOLD FULL C, F, H, O A
Sweet anise flavored Marigold that blooms in fall with many small simple flowers.

TAGETES NELSONII (CITRUS SCENTED MARIGOLD) 
34400 3ft. 8 GOLD FULL C, F, H, O
Dark green, divided leaves are pungently citrus scented and topped by small flowers.

TANACETUM BALSAMITA (COSTMARY) 
34500 2ft. 5 YELLOW FULL C, F, M 
Young leaves, before bitterness develops, make a tea, or potpourri. 

TANACETUM PARTHENIUM (FEVERFEW) 
34800 3ft. 5 WHITE FULL H, M, O 
Dark green, cut leaves are accented by many small white daisy like flowers. Highly regarded as a cure for headaches.

TANACETUM VULGARE (TANSY)
35000 4ft. 3 GOLD FS/PS DF, F, H, M, O
Finely cut, aromatic leaves and small button flowers in summer. Cut back after flowering. 

TEUCRIUM CHAMAEDRYS (GERMANDER) 
35100 2ft. 5 ROSE FULL E, O, W
Small, dark green, glossy, dense leaves make this a nice border, hedge or knot garden plant.

TEUCRIUM CHAMAEDRYS PROSTRATA (CREEPING GERMANDER) 
35200 6in. 5 ROSE FULL E, GC, O, W
Small, dark green, glossy, dense leaves on sprawling branches that stay tight to the ground make this a beautiful ground cover.

TEUCRIUM COSSONII (FRUITY TEUCRIUM) 
35300 6in. 7 PURPLE FULL E, F, GC, O, W
1 Inch diameter pom-poms of fruity scented purple flowers explode of silvery needle-like foliage. Makes a great ground cover and looks impressive planted in mass. 

TEUCRIUM FRUTICANS (SILVER GERMANDER) 
35400 4ft. 8 BLUE FULL E, F, O, W
One of the best landscape shrubs of all time. It will take sun or shade with minimal water and pruning.

TEUCRIUM MARU (CAT THYME)
35500 1ft. 5 PINK FULL E, F, O, W 
Tiny, gray thyme like foliage is very attractive to cats. Bright maroon, woolly flower bracts remain on the plant for months. Perfect for small hedges, planter boxes and patio pots. Looks great with Beauty Secret Miniature Rose. Some cats love it. 

THYMUS 'ANNIE HALL' (ANNIE HALL THYME) 
36850 1in. 6 PINK FULL E, F, GC, O, W
Small tight leaves form a nice dark green mat. Dark pink flowers in mid summer.

THYMUS 'COCONUT' (COCONUT THYME) 
37000 2in. 5 PINK FULL E GC, O, W 
A dense, dark green ground cover with bright pink flowers over a long blooming season. Does not smell or taste like coconut.

THYMUS 'CREEPING PINK' (CREEPING PINK THYME) 
37100 2in. 5 PURPLE FULL E, GC, O, W 
Stems creep along the ground and are covered with minute gray-green leaves that are slightly hairy. Lots of flowers, long bloom period and low, fast growth.

THYMUS 'DOONE VALLEY' (DOONE VALLEY THYME) 
37200 4in. 6 PINK FULL E, F, GC, O, W
Lemon scented foliage is dark green during the summer blooming period with golden variegations in the spring and fall. Leaves are tinted orange in the cold of winter. While it smells great, it looses its flavor when used in cooking. Flower stems are 4 inches long.

THYMUS 'ELFIN' (ELFIN THYME)
37300 1in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W 
A very slow, spreading dwarf thyme perfect for the rock garden. Small dense leaves. This tiny thyme could be used in bonsai plantings instead of moss. 

THYMUS 'GOLDSTREAM' (GOLDSTREAM THYME) 
37400 2in. 6 PINK FULL E, F, GC, O, W
Lemon scented foliage is dark green during the summer  with golden variegations in the spring and fall.

THYMUS 'HALL'S WOOLLY' (HALL’S WOOLLY THYME)
37500 3in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W
Small, gray-green, hairy leaves spread quickly. Unlike true Woolly Thyme, this one has notable quantities of flowers. 

THYMUS 'HIGHLAND CREAM' (HIGHLAND CREAM THYME)
37600 1in. 5 WHITE FULL/PART E, GC, O, W
Tiny leaves that are variegated white and green. Very slow which makes it nice for in between pavers. In really hot areas, afternoon shade is suggested. 

THYMUS 'LAVENDER' (LAVENDER THYME)
37700 2in. 5 PINK FULL E, F, GC, O, W
Light green, slender and somewhat resinous leaves are scented of lavender. Unusual. Cascades nicely over the edge of containers.

THYMUS 'LEMON FROST' (LEMON FROST THYME) 
37800 2in. 5 PINK FULL E, F, GC O, W 
Bright green foliage emits a lemony scent. Small, oval, dense leaves cover runners that slowly creep along the ground.

THYMUS 'LEPRECHAUN' (LEPRECHAUN THYME) 
37900 1in. 5 PINK FULL E, F, GC O, W 
A Mountain Valley Growers exclusive. Leprechaun Thyme is tiny and very flat like Elfin but has a light lemony scent and a few tiny pink flowers. It spreads slowly which makes it nice for in between pavers.

THYMUS 'LIME' (LIME THYME) 
38000 6in. 5 PINK FULL C, E, F, GC O, W 
Lime green foliage emits a citrus scent and add highlights to garden areas. Looks good with dark green plants. 

THYMUS 'MINT' (MINT THYME) 
38100 2in. 5 PINK FULL GC, F, E, W 
Tiny pale green, slightly fuzzy leaves grow tight to the ground. Profuse spring flowers. 

THYMUS ‘PINK CHINTZ’ (PINK CHINTZ THYME) 
38200 2in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W 
Delicate creeper with dark green slightly hairy leaves. Modest bloom.

THYMUS 'PINK LEMONADE' (PINK LEMONADE THYME)
38300 2in. 5 PINK FULL GC, F, E, W 
Tiny dark green leaves grow tight to the ground. Profuse summer flowers. One of the best ground covers for a large space.

THYMUS 'REITER'S' (REITER’S THYME) 
38400 2in. 5 PINK FULL GC, E, W 
Tiny pointed leaves spread to conceal the ground and provide a brilliant display of dark pink springtime flowers. Arid grower.

THYMUS 'WHITE MOSS' (WHITE MOSS THYME) 
38450 1in. 5 WHITE FULL E, GC, O, W 
Tight, tiny, lime green leaves spread rapidly on delicate runners to form a dense mat. Small flower stalks are 1 in. tall and display tiny white flowers. 

THYMUS 'WOOLLY' (WOOLLY THYME) 
38500 1in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W 
Woolly, silvery leaves form a low dense mat. Rarely blooms.

THYMUS ARGENTEUS 'HI-HO' (HI-HO SILVER THYME)
35700 1ft. 4 PINK FULL C, E, F, O, W
Attractive gray-green foliage is highly variegated with white. The whole plant is tinted with crimson in the cold weather. Flavor is similar to English Thyme.

THYMUS ARGENTEUS (SILVER THYME)
35800 1ft. 4 PINK FULL C, E, F, O, W
Attractive gray-green foliage is lined around the outer edge of the leaf with white. The whole plant is tinted with crimson in the cold weather. Flavor is similar to but not as strong as English Thyme.

THYMUS CHERLERIOIDES (SILVER NEEDLE THYME)
35950 2in. 5 PINK FULL GC, F, E, W
Tiny pale green, slightly fuzzy leaves grow tight to the ground. Profuse spring flowers.

THYMUS CITRIODORUS (LEMON THYME)
36000 1ft. 4 PINK FULL C, E, F, W
Forms mounds of dark green, lemon foliage highlighted with pink flowers. Cut back often. The lemon flavor is sweet, strong and useful in recipes calling for lemon. 

THYMUS GLABRESCENS (LOVEYANUS THYME)
36100 6in. 5 LAVENDER FULL E, GC, O, W
Fuzzy, gray-green foliage spreads rapidly. Abundant spring flowers. A large leafed Thyme.

THYMUS HERBA-BARONA (CARAWAY THYME) 
36150 4in. 5 ROSE FULL C, E, F, GC, O, W
Caraway flavor and fragrance that is useful in the kitchen and potpourri. A very rapid spreader with spectacular spring flowers. Plant near Coconut thyme for an extended show of flowers. 

THYMUS HERETUS (HERETUS THYME)
36200 3in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W 
Tiny pointed leaves, reddish stems and profuse springtime bloom. 

THYMUS LEUCHOTRICHUS (JUNIPER THYME)
36300 6in. 5 PINK FULL E, GC, O, W 
Unique thyme with plump silvery leaves. Sometimes called Moonlight Thyme.

  THYMUS PULEGIOIDES 'PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH' (PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH TEA THYME)
36400 1ft. 5 PINK FULL C, E, F, W
Dark green, glossy leaves have a flavor remarkably close to black tea.

THYMUS VULGARIS (ENGLISH THYME) 
36500 1ft. 4 PINK FULL C, E, F, M, W
This variety with tiny pungent leaves is used most often in cooking.

THYMUS VULGARIS 'GREY HILL LEMON' (GRAY HILL LEMON THYME)
36600 1ft. 5 PINK FULL C, E, F, W
Striking gray lemony flavored leaves form on upright stems with many flowers in early spring.

THYMUS VULGARIS 'ITALIAN OREGANO' (ITALIAN OREGANO THYME)
36700 1ft. 5 PINK FULL C, E, F, W
Gray-green oregano flavored leaves form on upright stems with many flowers.

THYMUS VULGARIS 'ORANGE BALSAM' (ORANGE BALSAM THYME) 
36800 1ft. 5 LIGHT PINK FULL C, E, F, W
Small, gray-green leaves on upright stems that are filled with citrus flavor and fragrance.  

VALERIANA OFFICINALIS (VALERIAN) 
39300 3ft. 4 PINK FULL F, M, O 
The leaf stalks of up to 1 ft. are sub divided into narrow leaflets. Scented flower stalks can be used in flower arrangements. Attractive to some cats. 

VERBASCUM THAPSUS (MULLEIN) 
39400 6ft. ALL YELLOW FULL M, O, W
Large, oval, woolly leaves form a rosette at the base of a slender flower stalk. Biennial 

VERONICA SPICATA CV. (BLUE VERONICA)
39600 2ft. 4 BLUE FULL B, O 
Low growing with 2 inch long leaves and numerous flower spikes in spring.

VITEX AGNUS (CHASTE TREE)
39700 15ft. 7 BLUE FULL B, D, HB, M, O, W
Vitex can be trained into a small patio shade tree or grown as a large shrub. Profuse bloom midsummer to fall. 6” blue flower spikes. Adapted to arid conditions.

VITEX AGNUS 'PINK' (PINK CHASTE TREE)
39700 15ft. 7 PINK FULL B, D, HB, M, O, W
Vitex can be trained into a small patio shade tree or grown as a large shrub. Profuse bloom midsummer to fall. 6” blue flower spikes. Adapted to arid conditions

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