About Sunshine Farm and Gardens: “Sunshine Farm & Gardens is the brainchild of Barry Glick. In the past 32 years we’ve managed to amass a diverse collection of well over 10,000 different, hardy to zone 5 perennials, bulbs, trees and shrubs from every corner of the Earth on our 60-acre mountain top at 3000 feet in beautiful Greenbrier County WV.”

For more information: barry@sunfarm.com


Cymophyllus fraserianus

Common name: Frasers sedge

Trademark: N/A

Introduced by: Sunshine Farm & Gardens, Renick, West Virginia

  • Zones 3 to 10
  • Up to 2-inch wide, 24-inch long strapping foliage persists year round; very interesting, long-lasting flowers in early spring
  • Mature plants can be over 24” in diameter and 6 to 12” tall
  • Full shade to dappled sunlight; average to moist soil
  • No insect, pest or disease problems; 100 percent deerproof
  • Liners; bare root; 2-inch, 5-inch and 1-gallon containers

Streptopus roseus

Common name: Rosy twisted stalk

Trademark: N/A

Introduced by: Sunshine Farm & Gardens, Renick, West Virginia

  • Zones 3 to 10
  • Supple, medium green, arching, Solomon’s Seal-like foliage; pendulous pink flowers turn to deep red berries and persist till autumn
  • Arching stems 8 to 12” long; a mature plant is about 12” around
  • Full shade to dappled sunlight; average to moist soil
  • No insect, pest or disease problems; 100 percent deerproof
  • Liners; bare root; 2-inch, 5-inch and 1-gallon containers

Photos courtesy of Barry Glick