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Genus: C

Calamagrostis
reed grass
Calla
water calla; wild calla
Callicladium
(moss)
Caltha
marsh marigold; cowslip
Campanula
bluebells of Scotland; harebell
Campsis
trumpet creeper; trumpet vine
Camptosorus
walking fern
Carex
sedge
Cassia
Senna
Ceanothus
New Jersey tea; red root;wild snowball
Celastrus
Cephalanthus
buttonbush
Cerastium
Chickweed
Ceratostigma
hardy plumbago
Cercis
eastern redbud tree
Chamaedaphne
cassandra; leatherleaf
Chamaemelum
Chamomile
Chasmanthium
northern sea oats
Cheilanthes
hairy lipfern
Chelone
Lyon's turtlehead; red turtlehead; turtle-head
Chionanthus
fringetree
Chrysanthemum
ox-eye daisy; white daisy
Chrysogonum
golden star
Chrysopsis
Golden aster
Cladonia
reindeer moss
Clethra
summersweet; sweet pepperbush
Climacium
tree moss, umbrella moss
Convallaria
lily-of-the-valley; pink-flowered lily-of-the-valley
Coptis
cankerroot; goldthread
Coreopsis
tickseed; stiff coreopsis
Cornus
Asian flowering dogwood; bunchberry; flowering dogwood; kousa dogwood; pagoda dogwood; alternate-leaved dogwood
Cymbopogon
citronella grass; lemon grass
Cyperus
umbrella sedge
Cystopteris
berry fern; brittle fern; bulbet bladder fern; fragile fern

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Catalog as of January 02, 2016

Cerastium

(Caryophyllaceae - pink family)
About 60 species of mostly low-growing, annual or perennial herbs, distributed worldwide. Some species are cultivated as ornamentals.

tomentosum peren • ht 6" • zones 4-8

snow-in-summer

Cerastium tomentosum - May 23 Cerastium tomentosum - May 23


ground cover, dry - moist, sun
Italy and Sicily

Mat-forming, with trailing stems and white-woolly foliage. White flowers about 1½" across appear in late spring or early summer. Tolerant of poor, sandy soil. Useful as a ground cover.

cat # 2T3T
$7.95 each / 3-9, $7.50 ea / 10+, $6.95 ea