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Annuals

Type Botanical Name Native Common Name Description Height Light Req. Zone Add to My List
Annual SALVIA ‘Fashion Series’ Hybrid Sage

A Salvia splendens cross with large, pendulous tubular blooms from dark calyxes through the summer.  Similar to the “Wish” and “Skyscraper” series, but more compact.  We will carry in orange and rose.

2 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA greggii ‘Big Pink’ Autumn Sage

Large, hot-pink flowers with dark maroon calyces.

18-24 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA guaranitica Blue Anise Sage

A long-blooming species with spikes of royal blue tubular flowers through the summer into fall.

3-4 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA guaranitica ‘Black and Blue’ Blue Anise Sage

Royal blue flowers from black calyxes.

3-4 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA involucrata ‘Mulberry Jam’ Roseleaf Sage

Deep fuchsia pink flowers backed by dark calyxes emerge from large rounded buds August until frost.  

3-4 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA ‘Mystic Spires’ Mystic Spires Sage

A sport of S. ‘Indigo Spires’ with a more compact form.

22-24 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA patens ‘Blue Angel’ Gentian Sage

A compact, well-branched cultivar with large, vivid blue flowers through the summer. Loved by pollinators. Deer/drought resistant.

24-36 inches Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual SALVIA patens ‘Cambridge Blue’ Gentian Sage

Large powder blue flowers through the summer.

24-30 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA splendens ‘Louie’s Orange Delight’ Scarlet Sage

Orange-red flower bracts from late summer into the fall on a tall bushy plant.

36-42 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA splendens ‘Van Houttei Paul’ Scarlet Sage

Very large and strikingly beautiful plum flowers on a bushy shrub. Blooms late summer until hard frost.

36-42 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA uliginosa Bog Sage

Native to South America. Beautiful light blue flowers on tall airy stems summer to hard frost. Needs consistently moist soil.

4-6 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA ‘Wendy’s Wish’ Hybrid Sage

Large, hot pink tubular flowers all summer over attractive dark green foliage.

2-3 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SALVIA ‘Purple Majesty’ Anise Sage

Large purple flowers blooms mid-summer onwards.

4-5 feet Sun Tropical
Annual SAUROMATUM venosum Voodoo Lily

In early spring, a narrow, highly-unusual 12-24″ tall flower in maroon and lime green emits a strong carrion odor to attract flies, its main pollinator. This plant can also be grown in a container. Store corms in a cool, dry location indoors over the winter, similar to dahlias.

24-30 inches Part Shade 6
Annual SCABIOSA atropurpurea ‘Formula Mix’ Pin-cushion Flower

An heirloom annual that has been grown in gardens since colonial times. The closed buds resemble your grandmother’s pin cushion! This mix produces a beautiful array of colors to add brilliance to the later summer garden. Perfect for cutting. Deer resistant. Attracts all pollinators.

30-36 Full sun Tropical
Annual SCAEVOLA ‘Brilliant’ Australian Fan Flower

Profuse fan-shaped blue blooms on cascading stems all season. Can spread to 2 feet.  Excellent in pots. Drought-resistant and heat-tolerant.

12- 14 inches Sun Tropical
Annual SEDUM aff. adolphii Golden Sedum

Sometimes considered syn. with Sedum nussbaumerianum, a creeping low-grower with rosettes of  yellow-green football-shaped leaves with orange-red highlights.

8-12 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SEDUM booleanum Sedum

Succulent, tubular gray-green foliage is stacked in small towers and topped by red blooms in early summer.

4-6 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SEDUM japonicum ‘Tokyo Sun’ Sedum

Mats of brilliant gold mini succulent foliage. Excellent for troughs.  Topped with yellow flowers in summer.

1-2 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SEDUM morganianum ‘Burrito’ Donkey Tails

Trailing stems are densely packed with grey-green fleshy leaves covered with a powdery farina. Small pink clusters of flowers appear in spring.

6-8 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SEDUM nussbaumerianum Coppertone Stonecrop. Golden Sedum

Sometimes syn. with Sedum adolphii; low-growing rosettes of thick pointed yellow-green leaves that turn rosy-gold/bright copper-red in full sun.

8-9 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SENECIO candicans ‘Angel Wings’ Angel Wings Senecio

Large, silky soft silver foliage is striking in containers alone or mixed with other plants for contrast.  Heat and drought tolerant.

10-12 inches Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual SENECIO haworthii Cocoon Plant

Frosty white cylindrical leaves bear bright yellow flowers on upright to trailing stems.

10-12 inches Sun Succulent
Annual SENECIO sp. ‘Mini Blue’ Miniature Blue Chalk Fingers

Powder blue, cylindrical succulent foliage on a dwarf plant.

2-4 inches Sun Tropical
Annual TAGETES erecta ‘Sugar & Spice White’ Marigold

3″ wide creamy-yellow double flowers fade to white with a frosting of pink all summer and peaking in late summer. Deadheading will keep the plants producing flowers more abundantly.

18-24 Full sun Tropical
Annual TAGETES patula ‘Strawberry Blonde’ Marigold

A color-changing and ruffled marigold that opens red and age to cream and pink. More vibrant colored once the temps begin to drop in the fall. Great for containers. Remember to deadhead to keep it neat and keep it flowering well.

8-12 Full sun Tropical
Annual THUNBERGIA alata ‘African Sunset’ Black-Eyed Susie Vine

Sunset-colored blossoms with a dark eye-zone flowers all summer on this vigorous vine. Provide support or a hanging basket to view these lovely flowers at their best. Attracts hummingbirds and other pollinators.

3-6 feet Full Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual TORENIA ‘Summer Wave Bouquet Blue’ Wishbone Flower

Blue and white bicolor with yellow throats; blossoms keep going throughout the summer heat. Mounding/trailing. Self-cleaning.

10-12 inches Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual TORENIA ‘Summer Wave Silver’ Wishbone Flower

Light lavender, snapdragon-like flowers all summer. Fast-growing and heat-tolerant. Trailing to 18 inches.

6-10 inches Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual TRACHYCARPUS fortunei ‘Landcraft’ Windmill Palm

This hardy selection from Landcraft Environments adds a great architectural element to containers.  Large fan-shaped leaves on thick trunks.

3-4 feet in a container Sun Tropical
Annual TROPAEOLIUM minus ‘Phoenix’ Nasturtium

This is a true heirloom variety featured in seed catalogs from the 1890’s! It featured notched petals in brilliant shades of red, orange and yellow with contrasting streaks in the throat. It will trail out along the ground or cascade over pot edges. Deer resistant Attracts all the pollinators.

12" Full Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual TROPAEOLUM majus ‘Variegated Queen’ Nasturtium

An heirloom and trailing variety from 1908 catalogs with green leaves speckled in cream. There’s a full range of flower colors from pale yellow to vibrant red many with contrasting markings in the throat. Plant them where they can spill over rock walls or trailing from a hanging basket. Deer resistant Attracts all the pollinators

12-14" Full Sun/Part Shade Tropical
Annual VERBENA bonariensis Tall Verbena

Slender-branched stems topped by small clusters of rose-purple flowers through the summer. Looks wonderful coming up through grasses and lower-growing perennials. Excellent cut and attracts butterflies. Reseeds.

3-4 feet Sun 6
Annual VERBENA bonariensis ‘Meteor Shower’ Vervain

Lilac-purple lollipops of blooms! Denser, more vigorous, and more diminutive than the species, and less likely to reseed. Deer resistant; pollinators love it.

2-3 feet Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Empress Imperial Blue’ Vervain

Mounding/trailing clusters of royal blue star-shaped flowers all summer. Deer resistant. Attracts butterflies.

12-18 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Empress Sun Red’ Vervain

Semi-upright habit trails up to 2 feet; star-shaped fire-engine red blooms all summer. Attract butterflies.

10 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Empress White’ Vervain

Showy clusters of white star-shaped flowers.

6-10 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Lanai Bright Eye’ Vervain

Trailing up to 20″, shades of rose-pink all summer.

4-10 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Lanai Peach’ Vervain

Dark peach fading to shades of apricot on stems trailing 1-2 feet. Deer tend to ignore verbenas, but butterflies love them!

4-10 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VERBENA ‘Lanai Royal Purple’ Vervain

Dramatic dark wine-purple flowers on 1-2′ trailing stems.

4-10 inches Sun Tropical
Annual VIOLA wittrockiana-‘Delta’ varieties; ‘Ultima’ Pansy

Early blooming and hardy, we’ll have a selection of ‘Cool Water Mix’, ‘Persian Medley’, ‘Pure Primrose’ (zone 7), and ‘Ultima Morpho’ (zone 5).

10-12 inches Sun/Part Shade 5
Annual ZINNIA elegans ‘Queeny Lemon Peach’ Zinnia

A new addition to Queeny series of Zinnias with bright yellow, double blooms showing a hint of lime green and raspberry blush center on strong stems perfect for cutting! Deer resisitant Drought tolerant Attracts all pollinators

30-36" Full sun Tropical
Annual ZINNIA elegans ‘Queeny Orange Lime’ Zinnia

Apricot, peach, lime-green and raspberry hues all in each flower. Very double and full blooming all summer with regular deadheading. Give each plant plenty of room to keep powdery mildew in check. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Attracts all pollinators.

30-36" Full sun Tropical
Annual ZINNIA elegans ‘Queeny Red Lime’ Zinnia

A gorgeous combination of rose-red, lime-green and mauve in a fluffy flower. Tall and strong stems make a perfect cut flower all summer. Keep it deadheaded for continuous bloom. Deer resistant Drought tolkerant Attracts all the pollinators

30-36" Full sun Tropical
Annual ZINNIA ‘Profusion Series’ Zinnia

The plants in this series have a dense and bushy habit with non-stop 2″ blooms, both single and double, through the summer, no deadheading required. Butterfly attractant. Drought/heat tolerant. Amazing as cut flowers. Comes in lots of colors. We’ll carry 6-packs for 2022!

12-24 inches Sun Tropical
Annual ZINNIA ‘Zahara Series’ Zinnia

A compact Zinnia that blooms all summer with 2 1/2” brilliant blooms over disease-resistant foliage. No deadheading required. Butterfly attractant. Drought/heat/humidity tolerant. Amazing as cut flowers. We’ll have 6-packs for 2022!

16-20 inches Sun Tropical