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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

Petasites

(Compositae - sunflower family)
Butterbur, sweet coltsfoot. About 15 species of spreading perennials of the N Hemisphere. Cultivated as ornamentals, or, in the case of the following species, for its edible uses.

Petasites japonicus - Oct 5 Petasites japonicus - May 29 Petasites japonicus - May 29
japonicus peren • ht 2½' • zones 4-9

sweet coltsfoot; fuki


edible, part shade
Korea, China, Japan

A showy foliage plant with umbrella-like leaves to 24" across, carried on stalks to 30" tall. The unusual flower cluster appears in early spring, before the leaves develop. Cultivated in Japan for the large, edible petioles (leaf stalks). Prefers moist, rich soil and some shade.

cat # 6W9U
$8.95 each / 3-9, $8.50 ea / 10+, $7.95 ea


japonicus giganteus peren • ht 6';' • zones 5-9

giant sweet coltsfoot; giant fuki


edible, part shade
Korea, China, Japan

A fairyland foliage plant whose edible stalks reach 6' tall and whose umbrella-like basal leaves spread 5' across. In early spring, white flower clusters appear before the leaves as though from an entirely different plant species. Vigorous in moist, rich soil with partial shade.

cat # 6W9T
$11.95 each / 3-9, $11.50 ea / 10+, $10.95 ea