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Cousin It Swamp Oak

Casuarina glauca 'Cousin It' Cousin It is an unusual and extremely tough ground cover plant featuring fascinating green, leafless stems. Cousin it has a spreading cascading habit that makes it perfect for harsh growing conditions where it can grow over any obstacle with style. Light Needs: Full sun Watering Needs: Once established, water occasionally; more [...]

By |2018-08-21T09:13:09+00:00August 21st, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Tiger Aloe

Aloe variegata Classic sword-shaped thick leaves, uniquely marked with white stippling, add interest to any rock garden, xeriscape or succulent collection. Tall stalks of pink to red flowers add striking contrast. Foliage develops a red-brown tint when drought stressed. Evergreen. Light Needs: Partial to full sun Watering Needs: Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:52:09+00:00August 14th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Mount Everest Senecio

Senecio ficoides ‘Mount Everest’ Like Blue Chalksticks, on steroids. Senecio ‘Mount Everest’ is a strong, upright grower, reaching 2-3' in one growing season. No staking or support necessary. Fabulous new structural component for succulent gardens. Evergreen. Light Needs: Full sun to part shade Watering Needs: Low water once established Average Landscape Size: 2 to 3 [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:47:27+00:00August 14th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Bright Star Yucca

Yucca gloriosa var. recurvifolia ‘Walbristar’ Boldly colored rosettes of strappy green leaves with bright yellow edges are sure to add drama to the landscape. Leaves curve gracefully downward, each ending with a sharp tip. Develops a short, trunk-like base over time, with a tree-like appearance. Deep pink buds on tall flower stalks open to fragrant, [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:44:08+00:00August 14th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Black Diamond Shell Pink Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Black Diamond Shell Pink' Black Diamonds are a revolutionary new series of crape myrtle that provide unique beauty to your landscape and instant yard envy for your neighbors. Lavender Lace is a stunning new crape myrtle with striking black foliage and masses of coral pink blossoms. Light Needs: Full Sun Watering Needs: Once established, [...]

By |2018-08-10T17:47:50+00:00August 8th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Black Diamond Red Hot Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Black Diamond Red Hot' Black Diamonds are a revolutionary new series of crape myrtle that provide unique beauty to your landscape and instant yard envy for your neighbors. Red Hot is a stunning new crape myrtle with attractive black foliage and masses of red blooms. Light Needs: Full Sun Watering Needs: Once established, requires [...]

By |2018-12-12T23:08:49+00:00August 8th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Black Diamond Lavender Lace Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Black Diamond Lavender Lace' Black Diamonds are a revolutionary new series of crape myrtle that provide unique beauty to your landscape and instant yard envy for your neighbors. Lavender Lace is a stunning new crape myrtle with striking black foliage and masses of stunning lavender blooms. Light Needs: Full Sun Watering Needs: Once established, [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:26:59+00:00August 8th, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Royal Purple Smoke Tree

Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ Dramatic, long-lasting, pinkish purple, smoke-like airy seed clusters backed by reddish purple foliage create a prized small tree or large accent shrub. Foliage holds its color all summer, then turns scarlet red in autumn. Deciduous. Light Needs: Full Sun Watering Needs: Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat Average [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:34:38+00:00July 31st, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments

Variegated Cassava

Manihot esculenta ‘Variegata’ The stunning foliage on this tropical shrub brightens the garden with large, deeply lobed palmate leaves with bright green and yellow variegation. A wonderful warm-season accent, or use it as a showy potted plant to brighten up the garden.  Light Needs: Partial to full sun Watering Needs: Water regularly to keep soil [...]

By |2018-08-14T17:35:54+00:00July 31st, 2018|Off The Beaten Path|0 Comments