Annual

By far the majority of plants we grow are perennials, however we do grow a few select plants that are either annuals (pansies) or tender perennials that we recommend be treated as self-sowing annuals (e.g. Rudbeckia hirta) or dug up and stored for the winter in colder areas (e.g. cannas).

Select Plant Type:
Anethum graveolens 'Bouquet'
Common Name: Dwarf Dill

Dwarf selection suitable for containers and smaller gardens. Can be used fresh in sauces and salads and is especially good with fish. Use dried or the seeds for pickling. Host plant for butterflies. Not deer resistant.


Asclepias curassavica 'Red Butterfly'
Common Name: Red Butterfly Weed

Showy clusters of red blooms with yellow-orange centers are produced all summer long (if deadheaded). Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds galore. Dark green foliage is tinged with maroon. NOT perennial, but will self-sow if some seedpods are left late in the season. ANNUAL.


Dahlia 'Firepot'
Common Name: Dahlia

4" double blooms of glowing red-orange with yellow centers emerge from purple buds. Vibrant deep green foliage. Hardy in zone 7, but may be dug and stored for winter or treated as annual.


Pansy 'Blackberry Sundae Mix'
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A lively mix of blossoms in blues, purples and whites.

Pansy 'Delta Apple Cider Mix'
Common Name:
An enchanting mix of clear and faced pansies in shades of maroon, yellows and pinks. Perfect to fill up a barrel for fall. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Delta Blue Blotch'
Common Name: Pansy
Low spreading compact habit with good foliage. True blue blooms with a dark blue face. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Delta Premium Violet'
Common Name: Pansy
Low spreading compact habit with good foliage and clear violet blooms without faces. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Delta Primrose'
Common Name: Pansy
Low spreading compact habit with good foliage and light yellow flowers without faces. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Delta Pure Red'
Common Name: Pansy
Low spreading compact habit with good foliage and pure red flowers without faces. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Delta Watercolors Mix'
Common Name: Pansy
Large blooms without faces in a mix of pastel blues, pinks, primrose yellow, orange, lavender and white.

Pansy 'Delta Yellow Blotch'
Common Name: Pansy
Low spreading compact habit with good foliage and clear yellow flowers maroon faces. Exceptionally heat tolerant.

Pansy 'Matrix Blue Blotch'
Common Name: Pansy
Clear, deep blue blooms have a darker, almost black face.

Pansy 'Matrix True Blue'
Common Name: Pansy
3"-3.5" blooms of solid, medium blue.

Pansy Viola 'Jewels and Jazz Mix'
Common Name: Pansy
Very showy mix of solid color blooms in orange, yellow, red, blue and purple that will hold up well to rain and snow. Loads of blooms over a long period and excellent overwintering for a spring show.

Pansy Viola 'Penny Orange'
Common Name: Pansy
Clear orange, miniature 1" pansies that bloom from fall into late spring. This is great match with the Viola Penny Violet for VA Tech fans!

Pansy Viola 'Penny Violet'
Common Name: Pansy
Deep maroon, miniature 1" pansies that bloom from fall into late spring. This is great match with the Viola Penny Orange for VA Tech fans!

Petroselinum crispum 'Italian'
Common Name: Italian Parsley

Dark green, flat leaf variety with pronounced flavor. The gourmet's favorite. Larval food for butterflies. Biennial, but will self-sow. Not deer resistant. Excellent source of vitamins, iron, and calcium for people.