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Coreopsis × ‘Radioactive’

Common name: Tickseed

Trademark: Patent Pending

Introduced by: Sunny Border Nurseries, Inc.

  • Zones 5 to 9
  • A truly hardy, red-flowering Coreopsis with hot colors not seen before in this genus; flowers bloom in a blend of cherry-red to orange from June to October over fine-textured foliage
  • 15 to 18” tall
  • Full sun; moist, well-drained soil that is high in organic matter
  • Sterile, giving it exceptional disease resistance and longevity of bloom; extreme resistance to powdery mildew; deer resistant
  • 5-pint, 1-gallon pots

Epimedium ‘Ninja Stars’

Common name: Barrenwort

Trademark: Patent Pending

Introduced by: Sunny Border Nurseries, Inc.

  • Zones 5 to 8
  • Large, very narrow, spiny-margined leaves to 6” or longer, unique to this genus; sulphur-yellow “star” flowers that float above the foliage in spring
  • Vigorous with multibranched rhizomes spreading 4 to 6” per year, forming an excellent dense groundcover 12 to 15” tall
  • Part shade to full shade; moist, well-drained soil that is high in organic matter
  • Generally pest and disease free
  • 5-pint, 1-gallon pots

Helleborus hybridus Brandywine™ ‘Evening Mist’

Common name: Hellebore

Trademark: Patent Pending

Introduced by: Sunny Border Nurseries, Inc.

  • Zones 4 to 9
  • Lovely, single blue flowers with a silver blush; creates a note of quiet elegance when paired with pastels or deeper colors; evolving from tissue culture, this cultivar will remain true to its parentage
  • 18 to 24” tall and wide; once established, these plants are extremely long-lived
  • Full sun to full shade in moist, well-drained, lime-enriched (alkaline) soil that is high in organic matter
  • None indicated
  • 1-gallon pots

Photos courtesy of Sunny Border Nurseries Inc.