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Show #1/4701. Garden Art On A Huge Scale

ABG Plants

Beta vulgaris
Swiss Chard
USDA Zones 2-11  Full sun to part shade

Ocimum basilicum
Purple Basil
USDA Zones 2-11  Full sun

Ocimum basilicum
Globe Basil
USDA Zones 2-11  Full sun

Physalis ixocarpa
Tomatillos
USDA Zones 8-11  Full sun

Ficus carica
Common Fig
USDA Zones 6-9  Full sun to part shade

Oryza sativa ‘Carolina Gold’
Rice

Oryza sativa ‘Red Dragon’
Rice
USDA Zones 8-11  Full sun.

Punica granatum
Pomegranate
USDA Zones 8-11  Full sun

Colocasia esculenta
Elephant Ear
USDA Zones 8-10  Full sun to part shade

Colocasia esculenta ‘Black Coral’
Elephant Ear
USDA Zones 7-11  Full sun to part shade

Justicia brandegeana
Shrimp Plant
USDA Zones 9-11  Full sun to part shade

Impatiens hawkeri SunPatiens® Series
SunPatiens® Compact Electric Orange
USDA Zones 10-12  Full sun to part shade

Plectranthus scutellarioides
Coleus
USDA Zones 10-11  Part shade to full shade

Plectranthus scutellarioides
Sun Coleus
USDA Zones 10-11  Full sun

(Note: Sun coleus is a generic term for about a dozen named cultivars)

Show #2/4702. Introducing Kids And Adults To Gardening

Tagetes
French Marigold
Annual  Full Sun

Petroselinum crispum
Flat leaf (Italian) Parsley
USDA Zones 5-8  Biennual  Full Sun, Part Shade

Anethum graveoleus
Fernleaf Dill
Annual  Full Sun

Capsicum annuum
Banana Pepper
Annual  Full Sun

Lactuca sativa
Lettuce
Annual  Full Sun, Part Shade

Lycopersicum
Cherry Tomatoes
Annual  Full Sun

Lycopersicum
Tomato
Annual  Full Sun

Show #3/4703. Springtime - A Great Time To Be In Our Gardens

Hydrangea quercifolia
Oakleaf Hydrangea
USDA Zone 5-9 Full sun to part shade

Hydrangea macrophylla
Bigleaf/Mophead Hydrangea
USDA Zone 6-9 Part shade

Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'
Smooth Hydrangea
USDA Zone 3-9 Part shade

Hydrangea paniculata
Panicle Hydrangea
USDA Zone 3-8 Full sun to part shade

Show #4/4704. AN ESTATE THAT DATES BACK TO WHEN COTTON WAS KING

Quercus virginiana
Live Oak
USDA Zones 7-10 Full Sun

Lagerstroemia
Crape myrtle
USDA Zones 7-9 Full Sun

Camellia (japonica or sasanqua)
Camellia
USDA Zones various, 7-8, or grow under glass. Dappled Shade

Rhododendron
Azalea
USDA Zones various, 6-8, or grow as houseplant. Dappled Shade

Hydrangea
Hydrangea
USDA Zones Various, 4-8; 7-9 Sun, Part Shade

Mahonia
Grape Holly USDA Zones 6-9 Full Shade, Part Shade

Baptisia
Indigo
USDA Zones 3-9 Full Sun

Ardesia
Ardesia
USDA Zones 7-9 Shade

Thuja
Arborvitae
USDA Zones Various, 5-7; 6-8 Full Sun

Cyrtomium
Holly Fern
USDA Zones 7-10 Partial Shade, Full Shade

Magnolia grandiflora
Southern Magnolia
USDA Zones 7-9 Full Sun

Osmanthus fragrans
Sweet Olive, Tea Olive
USDA Zones 7-10 Sun, Part Shade

Deutzia
Deutzia
USDA Zones 6-8 Full Sun, Part Shade

Rose
Chestnut Rose
USDA Zones 6-9 Full Sun

Gardenia thunbergii 'Rosedown'
Hip Gardenia
USDA Zones 8-10 Partial Shade, Dappled Shade

Ricinus communis
Castor Bean Plant
USDA Zones All – Annual Full Sun

Thymus
Thyme
USDA Zones 4-10 Full Sun

Verbena
Verbena
USDA Zones 7-11 Full Sun

Sedum
Sedum
USDA Zones 5-10 Full Sun

Selaginella
Peacock Moss, Spikemoss
USDA Zones 10-11 Partial Shade

Dianthus barbatus
Sweet William
USDA Zones 3-9 Full Sun

Ilex vomitoria
Youpon Holly
USDA Zones 7-10 Full Sun to Full Shade

Rosa
Caldwell Pink Rose
USDA Zones 5-9 Full Sun

Rosa
Sally Holmes Signature Rose
USDA Zones 5-9 Full Sun

Rosa
Mermaid Rose
USDA Zones 8-9 Full Sun

Rosa
Seven Sisters Rose
USDA Zones 5-9

Agapanthus
Lily of the Nile, African Lily
USDA Zones 9-11 or grow as pot plant. Full Sun

Crinum
Milk & Wine lily
USDA Zones 7-11 or grow as pot plant. Full Sun

Gladiolus
Gladiolus
USDA Zones 9-11 or dig and store in winter. Full Sun

Salvia guaranitica 'Black & Blue'
Black & Blue sage
USDA Zones 8-10 Full Sun, Light Shade

Show #5/4705. Bringing A Garden Back Into Scale

Vitex agnus-castus
Chastetree
USDA Zones 6-9. Full sun.

Leucanthemum vulgare
Ox-eye Daisy
USDA Zones 3-8. Full sun.

Papaver orientale
Oriental Poppy
USDA Zones 3-7. Full sun

Echinacea
Coneflower
USDA Zones 3-8. Full sun to part shade.

Cryptomeria japonica
Japanese Cedar
USDA Zones 5-9. Full sun.

Picea abies ‘Acrocona Pusch’ 
Procumbent spruce
USDA Zones 2-8. Full sun to part shade.

Ginkgo biloba
Maidenhair Tree
USDA Zones 3-9. Full sun.

Chamaercyparis
False Cypress
USDA Zones 4-8. Full sun to part shade.

Magnolia macrophylla
Bigleaf Magnolia
USDA Zones 6-8. Full sun to part shade.

Dracunculus vulgaris
Dragon Arum
USDA Zones 7-10. Full sun to part shade.

Calycanthus floridus
Sweetshrub
USDA Zones 4-9. Full sun to part shade.

Cypripedium
Slipper Orchid
USDA Zones 4-7. Part shade.

Tsuga canadensis
Canadian Hemlock
USDA Zones 3-7. Part shade to full shade.

Magnolia ashei
Ashe’s Magnolia
USDA Zones 6-9. Full sun to part shade.

Arisaema triphyllum
Jack-in-the-Pulpit
USDA Zones 4-9. Part shade to full shade.

Trillium catesbaei
Bashful Wakerobin
USDA Zones 5-8. Part shade to full shade.

Athyrium niponicum var. pictum
Japanese Painted Fern
USDA Zones 3-8. Part shade to full shade.

Show #6/4706. Incorporate Your Personality Into Your Garden Space

Picea pungens 'Globosa'
Dwarf Globe Blue Spruce
USDA Zones 2-8. Full Sun.

Hydrangea arborescens
Annabelle Hydrangea
USDA Zones 3-9. Part Shade.

Paenia
Tree Peony
USDA Zones 4-8. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Itea virginica
Virginia Sweetspire
USDA Zones 6-9. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Astilbe
Astilbe, False Goatsbeard, False Spirea
USDA Zones 4-8. Part Shade.

Leucanthemum x superbum ‘Becky’
Becky Shasta Daisy
USDA Zones 5-8. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Phlox paniculata ‘David’
David Garden Phlox
USDA Zones 4-8. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Agapanthus africanus
African Lily
USDA Zones 8-10  Full Sun.

Nepeta racemosa ‘Walker’s Low’
Walker’s Low Catmint
USDA Zones 4-8. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Weigelia florida ‘Wine & Roses’
Wine & Roses Weigelia
USDA Zones 4-8. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Hibiscus moscheutos
Hardy Hibiscus, Rose Mallow
USDA Zones 5-10. Full Sun.

Hemerocallis
Daylily
USDA Zones 3-10. Full Sun.

Hemerocallis
Lemon Lily, Daylily
USDA Zones 3-10. Full Sun.

Digitalis purpurea
Foxglove
USDA Zones 4-8. Part Shade.

Salvia nemorosa
Color Spires Salvia
USDA Zones 3-8. Full Sun.

Hosta
Hosta
USDA Zones 3-8. Shade, Part Shade.

Supertunia ‘Royal Velvet’ & ‘Royal Magenta’ hybrids
Royal Velvet & Royal Magenta Petunias
Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade.

3613 WORMAN HOUSE

Veronica spicata
Purple Speedwell
USDA Zones 3-8. Full Sun

Lagerstroemia indica
Crape Myrtle
USDA Zones 7-9. Full Sun.

Dianthus
Pinks; Carnations
USDA Zones 4-9. Full Sun.

Verbena canadensis ‘Homestead Purple’
Homestead Purple Verbena
USDA Zones 4-7. Full Sun.

Cosmos bipinnatus
Cosmos
Annual, Full Sun.

Angelonia angustifolia
Summer Snapdragon,
Annual. Full Sun.

3613 REGISTRATION

Salvia guaranitica ‘Black & Blue’
Black & Blue Salvia
USDA Zones 8-10. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Chasmanthium latifolium
Northern Sea Oats, Spangle Grass
USDA Zones 5-9. Full Sun-Full Shade

Show #7/4707. The Joy Of Gardening

Quercus virginiana
Live Oak Trees
USDA Zones 8-10 Full Sun

Rhododendron indica
Formosa Azaleas
USDA Zones 7-10 Part Sun, Shade

Rhododendron indica
Southern Indica Azalea.Pride of Mobile.
USDA Zones 7-10 Full Sun, Full Shade

Rhododendron mucronatom
Indica Alba. Azalea
USDA Zones 7-10 Full Sun, Full Shade

Rhododendron .Pride of Afton.
Afton Villa Red Azalea
USDA Zones 9-10 Part Shade

Tulipa
Tulips
USDA Zones Various; Pre-chill bulbs in warm climates. Full Sun, Part Shade

Viola wittrockiana
Pansy
Annual Full Sun

Petunia hybrida
Petunia
Annual Full Sun

Iris
Louisiana Iris
USDA Zones 7-10 Full Sun, Part Sun

Buxus
Boxwood, Box
USDA Zones 6-9 Part Shade

Verbena .Homestead Purple.
Homestead Purple Verbena
USDA Zones 6-9 Full Sun

Hydrangea
Hydrangeas
USDA Zones Various Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade

Camellia
Camellias
USDA Zones 7-8 or in a Greenhouse. Partial Shade, Dappled Shade

Caladium
Caladiums
USDA Zone 9-10 or dig and store tubers in winter. Part Shade, Full Shade

Begonia
White Begonias
USDA Zones Various or grow as an annual. Part Shade

Impatiens
White Impatiens, Busy Lizzie
Grow as an annual Partial Shade

Tiarella .Iron Butterfly.
Foam Flower
Z 4-9 Part to full shade

Asarum canadense
Wild Ginger
Z 2-8 Part to Full Shade

Arum italicum .Pictum.
Italian arum
Z 6-9 Sun - Part Shade

Anemone tomentosa
Windflower
Z 4-8 Sun-Part Shade

Packera aurea (Senecio aureus)
Golden ragwort
Z 3-8 Part-Full Shade

Brunnera macrophylla
Siberian bugloss
Z 3-7 Shade

Camellia japonica .April Tryst.
April Tryst Camellia
Z 6B-8 Part Shade

Athyrium filix-femina subsp. asplenioides
Asplenioides lady fern
Z 4-9 Part Shade

Monarda bradburyana
Eastern beebalm
Z 5-8 Dappled Shade

Prunus sp.
Cherry
Z 6-8 Full Sun

Malus x
Crabapple
USDA Zone 5-8 3a-4b Full Sun

Pennisetum alopecuroides .Weserbergland.
Weserbergland Fountain Grass
Z 5-9 Full sun - Part Shade

Campsis x tagliabuana 'Mme Galen'
Mme Galen Trumpet creeper
Z 5-9 Full Sun

Ilex verticillata .Red Sprite.
Winterberry
Z 5-8 Full Sun - Part Shade

Thuja occidentalis .Tiny Tim.
American arborvitae
Z 2-7 Full Sun

Viburnum carlesii .Compactum.
Koreanspice viburnum
Z 5-8 Shade

Rhododendron x
Native azalea
Z 5-9 Shade

Cercis canadensis .Covey.
Weeping eastern redbud
Z 5-9 Full Sun - Light, Dappled shade

Acer palmatum .Bloodgood.
Bloodgood Japanese maple
Z 6-8 Sun - Part Shade

Yucca filamentosa .Color Guard.
Adam.s needle
Z 5-10 Full Sun

Epimedium x rubrum
Biship.s hat
Zone 4-8 Part Shade

Wisteria brachybotrys .Shiro-kapitan.
Silky wisteria
Z 6-9 Full Sun - Part Shade

Pinus kwangtungensis
Pine
Z 5-7 Sun

Schizophragma hydrangeoides .Moonlight.
Japanese hydrangea vine
Z 6-9 Full Sun - Part Shade

Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris
Climbing hydrandea
Z 4-9 Sun - Part Shade

Syringa meyeri .Palibin.
Lilac Lilace
Z 4-7 Full Sun

Picea Pungens glauca .Fat Albert.
Fat Albert Colorado Blue spruce
Z 3-8 Full Sun

Dicentra spectabilis
Bleeding Heart
Z 3-9 Part Shade

Filipendula ulmaria
Queen of the meadow
Z 3-9 Ful Sun - Part Shade

Stylophorum diphyllum
Celandine Poppy
USDA Zone 6-9 Part to Full Shade

Show #8/4708. Managing Rainwater Runoff

Brassica oleracea
Gemmifera Brussels Sprouts
Annual. Full Sun.

Eruca Sativa
Arugula
Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade. 

Allium schoenoprasum
Chives
USDA Zones 3-9. Full Sun

Lactuca sativa
‘Red Sails’ Red Sails Lettuce
Annual.  Full Sun, Part Shade.

Lactuca sativa
Red & Green Oak-leaf Lettuce
Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Lactuca sativa
‘Sea of Red’ Sea of Red Lettuce
Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Lycopersicon esculentum
Tomato
Annual. Full Sun

Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon
Sugar Snap Peas
Annual. Full Sun.

Herbs in Container

Origanum vulgare subsp. hirtum
Oregano USDA Zones 5-9.
Full Sun, Part Shade.

Salvia officinalis
Tri-color Sage
USDA Zones 4-8 or Grow as an Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade.

Coriandrum sativum
Coriander/Cilantro Annual.
Full Sun, Light Shade.

Allium schoenoprasum
Chives USDA Zones 3-9. 
Full Sun, Part Shade.

Ocimum basilicum
Sweet Basil & ‘Dark Opal’ Basil
USDA Zones 9-10 or Grow as an Annual. Full Sun.

Petroselinum crispum
Flat leaved Parsley & Curly Parsley
Biennual. Full Sun, Light Shade.

Beta vulgaris
‘Bright Lights’ Bright Lights Swiss Chard
Annual. Full Sun, Light Shade.

Brassica oleracea botrytis
Cauliflower
Annual. Full Sun.

Show #9/4709. Majestic Miniatures

Bald Cypress forest
Taxodium distichum

Pond Cypress
Taxodium acsendens

Rocky Mountain Juniper
Juniperus scopulorum note: collected in South Dakota

Kingsville Boxwood
Buxus macrophylla “compacta” (var. japonica form)

Water Elm
Planera aquatica

4 small trees

Japanese Maple
Acer palmatum “Koto Hime”

Azalea
Rhododendron japonica Satsuki var. "Chinzan”

Hawthron
Crataegus spathulata Michx.

Winged Elm
Ulmus alata Michx.

Show #10/4710. A Great Teaching Garden In Ohio

Petasites japonicus
Japanese Butterbur
USDA Zones 5-9 Part Shade, Full Shade (invasive)

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
Variegated Japanese Forest Grass
USDA Zones 5-9 Partial Shade

Athyrium filix-femina
Lady Fern
USDA Zones 4-9 Filtered Shade

Astilbe simplicifolia 'Hennie Graafland '
Astilbe Hennie Graafland
USDA Zones 5-8 Full Sun, Part Shade

Astilbe x arendsii 'Bridal Veil' (syn. A. 'Brautschleier')
Bridal Veil Astilbe
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun, Partial Shade

Echinops
Globe Thistle
USDA Zones 3-9 Full Sun, Part Shade

Viburnum Dilatatum 'Erie'
Erie Linden Viburnum
USDA Zones 6-8 Full Sun, Part Shade

Viburnum plicatum 'Newport'
Japanese Snowball; Doublefile Viburnum
USDA Zones 5-9 Full Sun, Part Shade

Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'
Red Baron Grass
USDA Zones 4-9 Full Sun, Light Shade

Crocosmia 'Lucifer'
Lucifer Crocosmia; Montbretia
USDA Zones 6-9 Sun, Part Shade

Verbena bonariensis
Tall verbena
USDA Zones 7-11 or Grow as an annual. Full Sun

Lilium 'African Queen'
African Queen Trumpet Lily
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun, base of plant in Shade.

Vinca
Periwinkle; Creeping Myrtle
USDA Zones 4-9 Full Sun, Part Shade

Viola
Violet, Pansy
USDA Zones 5-8 Full Sun, Partial Shade

Calibrachoa
Mini petunia
USDA Zones 7-9 or Grow as an Annual. Full Sun, Part Shade

Scaevola aemula
Fan Flower
Annual Full Sun, Light Shade

Angelonia
Summer Snapdragon
USDA Zones 9-10 or Grow as an Annual. Full Sun

Pelargonium
Geranium
Grow as an Annual or House Plant. Full Sun, Part Shade

Show #12/4712. The Land Has Something To Tell

Buxus
Boxwood
USDA Zones Partial Shade

Rosa
David Austin English Rose
USDA Zones 5-9 Full Sun

Rosa 'New Dawn'
New Dawn Rose
USDA Zones 5-9 Full Sun, Partial Shade


Show #13/4713. The Marriage Of Horticultural Knowledge With Artistic Talent

Alex Smith Plant List

Rosa ‘Cornelia’
Hybrid Musk Rose
USDA Zones 5-10. Full sun to part shade.

Akebia quinata
Fiveleaf Akebia
USDA Zones 4-8. Full sun to part shade.

Trachelospermum jasminoides
Confederate Jasmine
USDA Zones 8-11. Full sun to part shade.

Millettia reticulata
Evergreen Wisteria
USDA Zones 8-10. Full sun.

Wisteria frutescens 'Amethyst Falls'
American Wisteria
USDA Zones 5-9. Full sun.

Lathyrus odoratus
Sweet Pea
Annual. Full sun to part shade.

Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Munchkin’
Oakleaf Hydrangea
USDA Zones 5-9. Full sun to part shade.

Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Ruby Slippers’ 
Oakleaf Hydrangea
USDA Zones 5-9. Full sun to part shade.

Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'
Smooth Hydrangea
USDA Zones 3-9. Part shade.

Hydrangea arborescens ‘Bounty’
Smooth Hydrangea
USDA Zones 3-9. Part shade.

Hydrangea macrophylla Endless Summer®
Bigleaf Hydrangea
USDA Zones 4-9. Part shade.

Hydrangea macrophylla Blushing Bride®
Bigleaf Hydrangea
USDA Zones 4-9. Part shade.

Schizophragma hydrangeoides ‘Roseum’
Climbing Hydrangea
USDA Zones 5-9. Part shade to full shade.

Ammi majus
Queen Anne’s Lace
Annual. Full sun to part shade.

Papaver rhoeas
Corn Poppy
Annual. Full sun.

Centaurea cyanus
Bachelor’s Buttons
Annual. Full sun.

Trifolium incarnatum
Crimson Clover
Annual. Full sun to part shade.

Verbena bonariensis
USDA Zones 7-11. Full sun to part shade.

Paeonia lactiflora cultivars
Peony
USDA Zones 3-8. Full sun to part shade.

Hibiscus syriacus
Rose of Sharon
USDA Zones 5-8. Full sun to part shade.

Fagus grandifolia
American Beech
USDA Zones 3-9. Full sun to part shade.

Lavandula stoechas
Spanish Lavender
USDA Zones 7-10. Full sun.

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'
Golden Locust
USDA Zones 4-9. Full sun.

Show #14/4801. Water Gardens

Acorus
Common name Sweet Flag
Full sun to part shade, Zones 4 to 10

Astilbe
Common name is the same
Part shade to full shade, Zones 4 to 9

Iris ensata
Common name Japanese Water Iris
Full sun to part shade, Zones 4 to 9

Itea virginica
Common name Virginia Sweetspire
Full sun to part shade, Zones 5 to 9

Sagittaria latifolia
Common name Broadleaf Arrowhead
Full sun, Zones 5 to 10

Pontederia cordata
Common name Pickerelweed
Full sun, Zones 3 to10

Rhododendron viscosum
Common name Swamp Azalea
Part shade, Zones 4 to 9

Acer palmatum
Common name Japanese Maple
Full sun to part shade, Zones 5 to 8

Show #15/4802. Children Learn A Lot From Gardening

Cucumber, Magnolia
Ginkos
Phormium
Olea europaea
Olive Tree
Philodendron
Elaeagnus
Pinus
English Ivy
Scented Geraniums
Bambusa
Testrastima vine
Jasmine vine

Show #18/4805. Flora And Fauna Of Beach And Intercostal

Citrus — limonia Osbec
Rangpur Lime
USDA Hardiness Zones 8B-11 Full Sun

Persea americana
Avocado
USDA Hardiness Zones 9-10 Part Shade to Full Sun

Manilkara bidentata
Sapodilla
USDA Hardiness Zones 10A-11 Full Sun

Mangifera indica
Mango
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Full Sun

Zamia furfuracea
Cardboard Cycad
USDA Hardiness Zones 9B-11 Partial Shade to Full Sun

Codiaeum variegatum var. pictum
Croton
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Part Shade to Full Sun

Liriope muscari
Lilyturf
USDA Hardiness Zones 5A-10A Full Shade to Full Sun

Acalypha hispida
Chenille Plant
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Full Sun

Jatropha integerrima
Peregrina
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Partial Shade to Full Sun

Pachystachys lutea
Yellow Shrimp Plant
USDA Hardiness Zones 9B-11 Partial Shade to Full Sun

Gardenia augusta
Cape Jasmine
USDA Hardiness Zones 8A-10A Full Shade to Full Sun

Rhizophora mangle
Red Mangrove
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Full Sun

Laguncularia racemosa
White Mangrove
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Full Sun

Avicennia germinans
Black Mangrove
USDA Hardiness Zones 9A-11 Full Sun

Clerodendrum quadriloculare
Starburst Shrub
USDA Hardiness Zones 10B-11 Full Sun

Roystonea elata
Florida Royal Palm
USDA Hardiness Zones 10A-11 Full Sun

Nuphar capensis
Spatterdock
USDA Hardiness Zones 5A-7B Partial Shade to Partial Sun

Orchids
Dendrobium
Vandas
Oncidiums
Cattleya

Show #19/4806. Color Combinations For Your Garden

Buxus sempervirens
English boxwood
Full sun to part shade, Zones 5 to 8

Rhododendron
Part shade to full shade, Zones 4 to 8

Acer palmatum, dissectum
Japanese maple
Full sun to part shade, Zones 5 to 8

Edgeworthia chrysantha
Paperbush
Full sun to part shade Zones 7 to 10

Helleborus,Lenten rose
Part shade to full shade, Zones 4 to 9

Galanthus
snowdrop
Full sun to part shade, Zones 3 to 7

Eranthis hyemalis
yellow aconite or winter aconite
Full sun to part shade, Zones 3 to 7

Oxydendrum arboreum
Sourwood
Full Sun-Part Shade, Zone: 5 to 9

Polygonatum
Common name Solomon's seal
Part shade to full shade, Zones 3 to 8

Athyrium niponicum
Japanese painted fern
Part shade to full shade, Zones 3 to 8

Ogon
Zones 5 to 9
Full sun to part shade

Acorus,
Sweet Flag
Full sun to part shade, Zones 4 to 10

Sedum makinoi
Ogon
Full Sun to shade, Zone 6-10

Mahonia
Common name Oregon grape-holly
Part shade to full shade, Zones 6 to 8

(Taxus), Japanese spreading yew.
Full sun to part shade, Zones 4 to 7.

Chamaecyparis
Golden Thread
Zones 5 to 7
Full sun to part shade.

Show #20/4807. Gardening when it's very hot

Rosmarinus officinalis
Pindo Palm
Acacia anerua
Lantana montevidensis
Rosa Roses
Citrus x paradisi
Parkinson aculeata hybrid Palo Verde Desert Museum
Tecoma capensis 'Red' Cape honeysu
Fouquieria splendens Ocotillo
Aloes
Agave
Gaillardia pulchella
Verbena bonariensis
Euphorbia pulcherrima
Opuntia basilaris Beavertail

Show #21/4808. Plants for Shade

Part one:
Quercus
Common name oak
Full sun
Zones 3 to 9

Carya
Common name hickory
Full sun to part shade
Zones 4 to 8

Cornus florida
Common name flowering dogwood
Full sun to part shade
Zones 5 to 9

Cornus kousa
Common name kousa dogwood
Full sun to part shade
Zones 5 to 8

Acer palmatum
Common name Japanese maple
Full sun to part shade
Zones 5 to 8

Kalmia latifolia
Common name mountain laurel
Part shade
Zones 4 to 9

Leucothoe populifolia
Common name hobblebush
Part shade
Zones 6 to 9

Illicium floridanum
Common name anise
Part shade to full shade
Zones 7 to 10

Heuchera
Common name coral bells
Full sun to part shade
Zones 4 to 8

Tiarella
Common name foamflower
Part shade to full shade
Zones 4 to 9

Hosta sieboldiana 'Elegans'
Common name hosta
Part shade to full shade
Zones 4 to 9

Epimedium
Common name bishop's hat
Part shade to full shade
Zones 5 to 9

Dicentra
Common name bleeding heart
Part shade
Zones 3 to 9

Polygonatum odoratum
Common name Solomon's seal
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 8

Water plants:
Sagittaria latifolia
Common name broadleaf arrowhead
Full sun
Zones 5 to 10

Acorus
Common name sweet flag
Full sun to part shade
Zones 4 to 10

Xanthorhiza simplicissima
Common name yellowroot
Part shade
Zones 3 to 9

Cinnamon fern
see below

Royal fern
see below

Cyperus
Common name papyrus
Full sun to part shade
Zones 9 to 10

Section two:
Polygonatum odoratum var. pluriflorum 'Variegatum'
Common name variegated Solomon's seal
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 8

Mahonia
Common name Oregon grape-holly
Part shade to full shade
Zones 6 to 8

Aucuba japonica
Common name spotted laurel
Part shade to full shade
Zones 7 to 9

Pieris japonica
Common name Japanese pieris
Full sun to part shade
Zones 5 to 8

Ilex latifolia
lusterleaf holly
sun to part shade
Zones 7 to 9

Sanguinaria canadensis
Common name bloodroot
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 8

Illicium floridanum
Common name anise
Part shade to full shade
Zones 7 to 10

Rhododendron indicum
Common name Satsuki azalea
Part shade
Zones 7 to 9

Rhododendron x obtusum
Common name Kurume hybrid azalea
Part shade
Zones 6 to 9

Section three:
Woodwardia areolata
Common name chain fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 9

Athyrium filix-femina
Common name lady fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 4 to 8

Osmunda regalis
Common name royal fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 9

Osmundastrum cinnamomeum
Common name cinnamon fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 9

Thelypteris noveboracensis
Common name New York fern
Part sun to full shade
Zones 3 to 8

Polystichum acrostichoides
Common name Christmas fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 3 to 9

Trillium chloropetalum var. giganteum
Common name giant wakerobin
Part shade to full shade
Zones 6 to 9

Dryopteris erythrosora
Common name autumn fern
Part shade to full shade
Zones 5 to 8

Thelypteris kunthii
Common name Southern shield fern
sun to full shade
Zones 6 to 9

Athyrium niponicum var. pictum
Common name Japanese painted fern
Part sun to full shade
Zones 3 to 8

Section four:
Rhododendron indicum
Common name Gumpo azalea
Part shade
Zones 7 to 9

Cephalotaxus
Common name spreading plum yew
Full sun to part shade
Zones 6 to 9

Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Ryusen'
Common name Ryusen Japanese maple
Full sun to part shade
Zones 5 to 8

Show #23/4810. Design Tips To Consider When Planning Your Garden

Dahlia x
Dahlia
Grow as annual

Mentioned Tulips
Tulipa
Buxus sempervirens
American Boxwood
USDA Hardiness Zone 6a-8a Partial Shade

Hibiscus moscheutos
Dinner Plate Hibiscus
USDA Hardiness Zone 4a-9a Full Sun

Lavandula x intermedia 'Silver Edge'
Lavandin
Grow as annual Full Sun

Mention of Alyssum
Taxus baccata
Yew
USDA Hardiness Zone 5b-7b Partial Shade

Rosa rugosa
Rugose Rose
USDA Hardiness Zone 2a-7b Full Sun

Buddleia davidii
Butterfly Bush
USDA Hardiness Zone 5a-10a Full Sun

Phragmites
Common Reed Grass

Show #24/4811. Take Plant Clues From Nature

Vaccinium angustifolium
Lowbush Blueberry
USDA Zones 2-8 Full Sun, Part Shade

Arctostaphylos uva-irsi (syn. Comarostaphylis)
Bearberry
USDA Zones 2-6 Full Sun, Part Shade

Dennstaedtia punctiloba
North American Hay Scented Fern
USDA Zones 4-8 Part Shade, Deep Shade

Cornus canadensis
Bunch berry
USDA Zones 2-7 Sun, Part Shade

Scaevola
White Fan-Flower
Grown as an Annual Full Sun, Light Shade

Aconitum
Monkshood
USDA Zones 3-7 Full Sun

Fargesia sp.rufa 'Green Panda'
Green Panda Bamboo
USDA Zones 5-8 Part Sun

Astilbe
False Spirea
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade

Echinacea purpurea 'Art's Pride'
Arts Pride Coneflower
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun

Echinacea purpurea 'Sunrise'
Sunrise Coneflower
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun

Echinacea purpurea 'Twilight'
Twilight Coneflower
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun

Echinacea purpurea 'Kim's Knee High'
Kim's Knee High Coneflower
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun

Echinacea purpurea 'Coconut Lime'
Coconut Lime Coneflower
USDA Zones 4-8 Full Sun

Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-eyed-Susan; Orange Coneflower
USDA Zones 3-9 Full Sun, Part Shade

Coreopsis 'Autumn Blush'
Autumn Blush Coreopsis
USDA Zones 4-9 Full Sun

Rosa
USDA Zones 3-10 Full Sun

Wisteria frutescens 'Amythest Falls'
Amythest Falls AmericanWisteria
USDA Zones 6-9 Full Sun, Part Shade

Lonicera
Honeysuckle
USDA Zones 4-9 Sun, Part Shade

Hydrangea petiolaris
Climbing Hydrangea
USDA Zones 4-9 Sun, Part Shade

Picea abies 'Reflexa' (Also P. abies 'Inversa')
Spruce
Weeping Norway Spruce
USDA Zones 3-8 Full Sun

Show #25/4812. Oakland Cemetery

Rosmarinus officinalis
Common name rosemary
Full sun, Zones 8 to 10

Hydrangea paniculata
Panicle hydrangea
Full sun to part shade, Zones 3 to 8

Hibiscus syriacus
Common name rose of Sharon
Full sun to part shade, Zones 5 to 8

Vitex
Common name chaste tree
Full sun, Zones 6 to 9

Tibouchina
Common name princess flower
Full sun, Zones 9 to 11

Musa spp.
Common name banana
Full sun, Zones 7 to 10

Salvia hybrida 'Wendy's Wish'
Common name 'Wendy's Wish' sage
Full sun to part shade, Zones 9 to 11

Crinum spp.
Common name Crinum
Full sun to part shade, Zones 8 to 10

Poncirus trifoliata
Common name hardy orange
Full sun, Zones 5 to 9

Quercus robur
Common name variegated English oak
Full sun, Zones 5 to 8

Magnolia 'Baby Grand'
Common name 'Baby Grand' magnolia
Full sun, Zones 7 to 9

Aspidistra
Common name Cast iron plant
Full shade, Zones 6 to 11

Epimedium
Common name Bishop's hat
Part shade to full shade, Zones 5 to 9

Rohdea japonica
Common name sacred lily
Part shade to full shade, Zones 6 to 10

Iris japonica 'Eco Easter'
Common name 'Eco Easter' Japanese iris
Part to full shade, Zones 7 to 10

Show #26/4813. Local Farmers' Fresh Produce

Pink Lady Tomato
70 Days to Maturity

Royal Burgundy
Phaseolus vulgaris
55 Days to Maturity

Contender Bush Bean
Phaseolus vulgaris
55 Days to Maturity

Green Eggplant
Solanum melongena
45-55 Days to Maturity

Red Burgundy Okra
Abelmoschus esculentus
55 Days to Maturity

Silver Queen Okra
Abelmoschus esculentus
55-65 Days to Maturity

Beet, Bull's Blood
Beta vulgaris
45-52 days to Maturity

Dino Kale (Tuscan Kale)
Brassica oleracea Lacinato
65 days to Maturity

   
 
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