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Common Names: G

giant fuki
Petasites japonicus giganteus
ginger, European wild
Asarum europaeum
ginger, short-lobed wild
Asarum canadense reflexum
ginger, wild
Asarum canadense
goatsbeard
Aruncus dioicus
golden alexanders
Zizia aurea
golden aster, Maryland
Chrysopsis mariana
golden aster, prairie
Chrysopsis villosa
golden bamboo
Phyllostachys aurea albovariegata
golden bamboo
Phyllostachys aurea flavescens inversa
golden buttons
Tanacetum vulgare
golden cinquefoil
Potentilla aurea
golden groundsel
Senecio aureus
golden moss
Sedum acre
golden star
Chrysogonum virginianum australe
goldenrod, blue-stemmed
Solidago caesia
goldenrod, rough-stemmed
Solidago rugosa
goldthread
Coptis groenlandica
grass, Amur silver
Miscanthus sacchariflorus
grass, blue oat
Helictotrichon sempervirens
grass, bottlebrush
Hystrix patula
grass, buffalo
Buchloe dactyloides
grass, citronella
Cymbopogon nardus
grass, eastern gama
Tripsacum dactyloides
grass, giant silver
Miscanthus floridulus
grass, holy
Hierochloe odorata
grass, Indian
Sorghastrum avenaceum
grass, Japanese silver
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'
grass, june
Danthonia spicata
grass, lemon
Cymbopogon citratus
grass, maiden
Miscanthus sinensis gracillimus
grass, mondo
Ophiopogon japonicus
grass, purple love
Eragrostis spectabilis
grass, Ravenna
Erianthus ravennae
grass, reed
Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
grass, ribbon
Phalaris arundinacea picta
grass, rough cotton
Eriophorum tenellum
grass, Seneca
Hierochloe odorata
grass, sweet
Hierochloe odorata
grass, sweet vernal
Anthoxanthum odoratum
grass, tufted hair
Deschampsia caespitosa
grass, vanilla
Hierochloe odorata
grass, variegated common reed
Phragmites australis aurea
grass, zebra
Miscanthus sinensis zebrinus
ground cedar
Lycopodium tristachyum
groundnut
Apios americana

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Catalog as of January 02, 2016

Aruncus

(Rosaceae - rose family)
Goatsbeard Two or three species of tall, perennial herbs of the Northern Hemisphere. Cultivated as ornamentals.

dioicus peren • ht 3-5' • zones 3-9

goatsbeard


sun - part shade
e N Amer

This erect, shrub-like perennial develops its abundant, fern-like foliage quickly in the spring. In late spring the plants are topped with large, feathery white plumes of tiny flowers. The plumes remain attractive long after the flowers have faded. The tiny brown seed capsules cling to the female plants to provide winter interest. Similar in appearance to an astilbe, but larger and easier to grow. Goatsbeard is an excellent background or accent plant for shady, moist spots and is well suited to woodland gardens. Prefers humusy soil and a temperate climate. Goat's beard occurs naturally along lower wooded slopes, at the base of bluffs and in moist woodlands. Make sure to allow at least 2' of space on all sides when you plant goatsbeard, as it grows quite large and is relatively difficult to transplant. Good for cut flowers, either fresh or dried. Resistant to deer, insects, and diseases.

cat # 4F1A
$8.95 each / 3+, $8.50 ea