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Botanical Name     Common Name
Ilex cornuta
Common Name: Chinese Holly

Grows best in rich, well-drained, slightly acid soil,and does well in full sun or part shade. The plant is very drought tolerant, requiring little, if any, irrigation once established in the landscape. Fertilization once or twice is all that is ne...

Ilex crenata
Common Name: Japanese Holly
Japanese Hollies are best used in mass groups as low shrubs, low hedges, or tall groundcovers. The compact habit of growth, slow growth rate, and small leaves make these ideal plants for use as clipped, formal hedges. Adjacent plants will often grow ...

Ilex crenata
Common Name: Steeds Holly

This Holly is densely branched with a pyramidal form adding beauty to your garden or home year round. 


Ilex glabra 'Shamrock'
Common Name: Shamrock Inkberry Holly

Slow growing, upright and mounded habit evergreen shrub that is found naturally in the coastal plains from sandy woods to bogs. They are good for borders and hedges and require minimal pruning. White inconspicous flowers bloom from April to June a...

Ilex vomitoria 'Schilling's Dwarf'
Common Name: Schillings Dwarf Yaupon
A tough native of the southern United States, Yaupon Holly grows quickly in a variety of locations, from full sun or shade to seaside or swamps, in sand or clay. Crowns will be thin in the shade. It will grow in soil with a pH in the 7's and is ver...

Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'
Common Name: Nellie R. Stevens Holly

A row of these hollies makes one of the best screens available. Its tight growth habit, even in partial shade, makes it nice along the border of a property to block a view or provide protection from the wind. This is a heavy fruiter. Killing point...

Ilex x attenuata 'Savannah'
Common Name: Savannah Holly
This holly grows quickly in full sun or partial shade on moist, acid soils. Growth is poor and foliage chlorotic on alkaline soil. Plants in full sun can grow a dense canopy, those in partial shade are more open. This plant is considered mostly alle...

Common Name: Impatiens

Impatiens will cover a shady area with blankets of color. Use with Caladiums in shade combo pots. Can withstand partial sun if you have access to irrigation.


Impatien 'Dwarf Mix'
Common Name: Dwarf Mix Impatien
Impatiens are the best annual for shady spots. They will cover a shady area with blankets of color. Variety of colors....

Impatien Double
Common Name: Double Impatien

Reliably double flowers bloom profusely throughouth the summer. Great performers in the heat.


Impatiens x hybrida Sunpatiens
Common Name: Sunpatiens

Ipomoea 'Blackie'
Common Name: Blackie Sweet Potato Vine
Wow. What do you say about sweet potato vine. The best thing to come around for the landscape color punch with very low maintenance. Blackie has dark purple-brown leaves. Grows very vigorous, but not as much as Marguerite. Looks great with hot p...

Ipomoea 'Marguerite'
Common Name: Marguerite Sweet Potato Vine
One of the best plants for color punch in the landscape. Will overtake your beds with wonderful bright chartreuse velvety, fan shaped leaves. Loves the summer sun and heat. Thrives in pretty much any condition. Pair with Illustris Elephant Ear an...

Ipomoea 'Tricolor'
Common Name: Tricolor Sweet Potato Vine
A bit smaller in growth but big in impact. Fan-shaped leaves with gray/green, white, and pink variegation....

Common Name: Iris

Numerous flowers, narrow petals. Very popular in the landscape. Very cold tolerant.


Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'
Common Name: Henry's Garnet Sweetspire
This native is a very nice shrub to add to your moist, wet garden areas. It's summer foliage is very attractive and its fall color is beautiful lasting longer than most other plants fall coloration. It often lasts through the winter in the warmest r...
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