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Common Names: T

ta-ming
Pleioblastus gramineus
tara vine
Actinidia arguta
tassel-white
Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'
teaberry
Gaultheria procumbens
thread-leaf blue star
Amsonia hubrectii
three-square bulrush; chair-maker's bulrush
Scirpus americanus
three-toothed cinquefoil
Potentilla tridentata
thyme-leaved speedwell
Veronica serpyllifolia
tickseed, lobed
Coreopsis auriculata 'Nana'
tickseed, rose
Coreopsis rosea
tickseed, whorled
Coreopsis verticillata
tickseed; !coreopsis,
Coreopsis grandiflora
trailing arbutus
Epigaea repens
trailing sedum
Sedum sarmentosum
trailing veronica
Veronica incana
tree moss, umbrella moss
Climacium americanum
trumpet creeper
Campsis radicans
trumpet honeysuckle
Lonicera sempervirens 'Prolifica'
trumpet vine
Campsis radicans
tuckahoe
Peltandra virginica
turkey-foot
Andropogon gerardii
turtle-head
Chelone glabra
turtlehead, Lyon's
Chelone lyonii
turtlehead, red
Chelone obliqua
twinflower
Linnaea borealis

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Catalog as of January 02, 2016

Veronica

(Scrophulariaceae - snapdragon family)
About 250 species of annual or perennial herbs of the north temperate zone. Many species are cultivated as ornamentals. Species of Veronica are used as food plants by larvae of some species of Lepidoptera. Linnaeus named this genus in 1753. "Veronica" is for St. Veronica, who supposedly gave a small cloth to Jesus to wipe his face. Marks on some species of Veronica were compared to marks on Veronica's cloth.

incana peren • ht 1½' • zones 4-9

(trailing veronica)

Veronica incana - Jun 27 Veronica incana - Jun 28


rock garden, sun
n Asia; Russia

The white-hairy foliage resembles that of the common garden sage in appearance. Foliage is mostly 8" or less in height. The small, deep blue flowers appear in clusters on upright stems in the summer.

cat # 6I9L
$8.95 each


latifolia peren • ht 2' • zones 4-9

(veronica)


rock garden, sun - part shade
Europe

The small, deep blue flowers appear in clusters on upright stems in the summer. Develops into a small, dense clump.

cat # 6I9M
$8.95 each


prostrata evgrn peren • ht 8" • zones 4-9

(creeping veronica)

Veronica prostrata - May 31 Veronica prostrata - May 31


rock garden, sun
Europe

A mat-forming creeper. Bears pretty, deep blue flowers in the late spring. Tends to look ragged by late summer.

cat # 6I9U
$8.95 each


repens evgrn peren • ht 1" • zones 5-10

(creeping veronica)

Veronica repens - May 9


rock garden, sun
Corsica, Spain

A delicate, mat-forming creeper with very small, rounded, glossy, evergreen leaves. Flowers are small, white and blue. A good rock garden plant.

cat # 6I9V
$8.95 each / 3+, $8.50 ea


serpyllifolia peren • 3"; fl stalks to 12" • zones 5-9

thyme-leaved speedwell


new, rock garden, sun
Corsica, Spain

Small, creeping groundcover which has naturalized in the U.S. Tiny blue and white flowers bloom from April to October. Flowers pale blue or white in leafy, stalked spikes, with purple veins on the petals. Reddish stems grow prostrate in the spring, becoming a dense groundcover by mid-spring.; Flowers from April to October. Grows in a variety of conditions, dry to wet, sun to shade. Common on bare ground, gravel and can also be found in mountain scree. Considered invasive in MD and TN.

cat # 6I9Y
$8.95 each / 3+, $8.50 ea