About Star® Roses and Plants: “Founded in 1897 as a retail mail order firm specializing in roses, Star® Roses and Plants has evolved from a wholesale container nursery to a genetics company involved directly in breeding roses, perennials and woody plants, and introducing plants from other breeders around the world.”

For more information: kpullen@starrosesandplants.com

Abelia hybrid ‘SRPabeper’ PPTBS

Common name: Peach Perfection™ abelia
Trademark: Peach Perfection™ Abelia PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plannts
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 9
Ornamental features: Tricolor foliage on stunning red stems; new growth emerges bright orange, eventually turning yellow and green; beautiful yellow foliage holds up well in sun, heat
Habit, size: Compact, rounded habit; 3 to 4 feet tall by 2 to 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: Liners


Berberis thungergii ‘Orange Torch’ PPAF

Common name: Berberis ‘Orange Torch’
Trademark: PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plannts
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 5 to 9
Ornamental features: Golden foliage is laced with an eye-catching orange edge; orange color of the foliage deepens in cooler temperatures; excellent accent plant or hedge
Habit, size: Upright; 3 to 4 feet tall by 2 to 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: Liners

 


Berberis thungergii ‘Red Torch’ PP#22220

Common name: Berberis ‘Red Torch’
Trademark: PP#22220
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
Ornamental features: Makes a stunning landscape statement; majestic crimson foliage stays blazing red long after others turn maroon; excellent accent plant or works well as a hedge
Habit, size: Upright; 4 to 5 feet tall by 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: Liners

 


Cornus elliptica ‘NCCE1’ PPTBS

Common name: Lucky Leprechaun™ cornus
Trademark: Lucky Leprechaun™ cornus PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 7 to 9
Ornamental features: Extremely free flowering; abundance of blooms start light green and open fully to white; contrasts with dense, dark green foliage; remains evergreen in warmer climates
Habit, size: Compact; 13 feet tall by 4 to 5 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Resistant to mildew
Availability: Liners

 


Hibiscus moscheutos ‘RutHib2’ PPTBS

Common name: Head Over Heels™ Passion hibiscus
Trademark: Head Over Heels™ Passion hibiscus PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 7 to 10
Ornamental features: Exquisite, bright-pink blooms; contrast between bright flowers and dark burgundy foliage creates an eye-catching experience; new series displays exceptionally large
flowers in vivid colors
Habit, size: 3 feet tall by 4 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: Liners


Illicium hybrid ‘NCIH1’ PPTBS

Common name: Star Flower Scorpio illicium
Trademark: PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 9
Ornamental features: Unique, star-shaped, scarlet flowers appear heavily in spring and rebloom in late summer; series consists of highly adaptable, evergreen hybrids; maintains an attractive, dense habit
Habit, size: 5 feet tall by 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun to part shade; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Deer resistant
Availability: Liners


Illicium hybrid ‘NCIH2’ PPTBS

Common name: Star Flower Orion illicium
Trademark: PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 9
Ornamental features: Unique, star-shaped flowers appear heavily in spring and rebloom in late summer; series consists of highly adaptable, evergreen hybrids; maintains an attractive, dense habit
Habit, size: 5 feet tall by 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun to part shade; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Deer resistant
Availability: Liners


Lagerstroemia hybrid ‘DJ 05-14’ PPTBS

Common name: Indulgence™ Vanilla Gelato lagerstroemia
Trademark: Indulgence™ Vanilla Gelato Lagerstroemia PPTBS
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 7 to 10
Ornamental features: Abundant clusters of blush-pink blooms fade to white; flowers contrast nicely against shiny, burgundy foliage; will rebloom throughout the season
Habit, size: Upright; 8 to 10 feet tall by 6 to 8 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: Liners


Rosa hybrida ‘Meikaquinz’ PPAF

Common name: Moonlight Romantica® rose
Trademark: Moonlight Romantica® PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 5 to 11
Ornamental features: Moonlight Romantica® displays large, light yellow, full double flowers that are fragrant; very vigorous on its own roots
Habit, size: Upright, bushy; up to 6 feet tall
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil; tolerant of a wide range of soil types
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Excellent disease resistance for the type
Availability: Bare root; 3-gallon containers

 


Rosa hybrida ‘Meimauleva’ PPAF

Common name: Grape Jelly™ rose
Trademark: Grape Jelly™ PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 11
Ornamental features: Novelty color of deep lavender to burgundy depending on the climate; floribunda; grows well on its own roots; best for the West Coast
Habit, size: Up to 5.5 feet tall
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil; tolerant of a wide range of soil types
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Very good resistance for the type; will work well everywhere except in areas with high pressure for black spot
Availability: Bare root; 3-gallon containers

 

 


Rosa hybrida ‘Meinostair’ PPAF

Common name: Sweet Mademoiselle™ rose
Trademark: Sweet Mademoiselle™ PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 5 to 11
Ornamental features: Large, full double, fragrant blooms; color can vary with temperature, becoming lighter in heat and deeper, vibrant pink when cooler; great vigor on own roots
Habit, size: Upright; up to 5 feet tall
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil; tolerant of a wide range of soil types
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Excellent disease resistance for the type
Availability: Bare root; 3-gallon containers

 


Rosa hybrida ‘Meitraligh’ PPAF

Common name: Brick House™ rose
Trademark: Brick House™ PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 5 to 11
Ornamental features: Excellent, strong, dark-red flower color; reblooms throughout the season with a lot of flower power on each flush; performs well on its own roots
Habit, size: Up to 3.5 feet tall
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil; tolerant of a wide range of soil types
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Excellent disease resistance for the type
Availability: Bare root; 3-gallon containers

 


Rosa hybrida ‘Sprolemango’ PPAF

Common name: Eyeconic® Mango Lemonade rose
Trademark: Eyeconic® Mango Lemonade PPAF
Introduced by: Star® Roses and Plants
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 11
Ornamental features: Newest color addition to Eyeconic® series; great color and contrast; holds flowers much better than other hybrid hulthemias; performs well on its own roots
Habit, size: Bushy, compact, rounded habit; 3 feet tall by 2.5 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; moist, well-drained soil; tolerant of a wide range of soil types
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Above average disease resistance for the type
Availability: Bare root; 3-gallon containers