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Container Size: 2.25 inch T / 9.7 fl.oz. / 287 ml

Item# 9598

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Brazilian Blue Buttonbush, Pineapple Sangria

Centratherum intermedium

1" powdery-blue to purple blooms are borne in profusion from spring to fall on this durable rounded perennial. It normally returns from the roots in spring and often reseeds itself.A favorite food for larvae of the Hydrangea Sphinx Moth. Nectar loved by butterflies.

Average Mature Size: 18''H x 24''W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun

pH Range: Acidic

Native To / Origin: Brazil

Coral Porterweed
1/2" salmon pink blooms adorn the long spike-like bloom stems from spring to frost. The flowers are filled with nectar from before dusk until nearly dark making this a favorite of butterflies and hummingbirds alike! Coral Porterweed is a vigorous grower making it a good choice for the back of the border. Item# 372. Price: US$8.99

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Purple Porterweed
Deep velvety purple blooms are produced continuously from spring to fall on this upright to spreading perennial. The Purple Porterweed is a medium sized variety becoming fairly dense as it matures. Porterweeds are excellent nectar producers outperforming ALL other butterfly plants in the garden. Item # 578. Price: US$7.99

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White Jacobinia, White Brazilian Plume
An erect shrubby tropical perennial with tall, cone-like spikes of pure white flowers that glow atop the glossy deep green tropical foliage. With their long flowering season and compact habit Jacobinia's are excellent choices for mixed containers or as specimens on a shaded patio. Item# 727. Price: US$7.99

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Pink Bush Penta, Fragrant Pink Panama Rose
View Penta-like clusters of tightly packed tubular purplish-pink tubular blooms are borne throughout late winter and spring and periodically throughout the year on the well-established plants. The Fragrant Pink Panama Rose releases its sweet fragrance at night so grow this one where it can be appreciated. A good choice for containers or in the ground where hardy. A naturally rounded and well-behaved shrub. Item# 740.
Price: US$8.99

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False Lilac
A wonderful, very fragrant, little-known shrub with small purple blooms that resemble lilacs, but begin in spring and can flower all summer and into fall. It has a low mounding habit and makes a great landscape plant, or does beautifully in a pot.  Item# 1060. Price: US$8.99

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Nectar Sources

Worley's Butter Cream Winter Cassia, Christmas Senna, Primrose Senna
Few plants can bring color to the fall garden like the Winter Cassia! Clusters of butterfly-like creamy yellow 1" blooms that are edged in white are born in October-November on this large arching tree-like shrub/perennial. A rare creamy-yellow colored selection developed by Patrick Worley. Item# 345. Price: US$9.99

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White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White, fragrant bloom spikes reaching 16", are held against the green, velvety foliage. Attracts scads of butterflies. Considered by many to be the best white butterfly bush. Item # 735. Price: US$9.99

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Silver Spires White Vitex, Chaste Tree

An unusually pure white selection of Vitex. Silver Spires produces medium sized spikes of white flowers that are held against the dark blue-green fragrant foliage. Vitex is a vigorous, disease and deer resistant, drought and salt tolerant large spreading to upright deciduous shrub or small tree. Excellent for Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds. Silver Spires was the top rated white flowered Vitex in trials at Longwood Gardens. Item# 739.

Price: US$14.99

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Lace-Leaf Vitex, Cut-Leaf Vitex
View Beautifully cut medium green deeply cut lacy foliage that is reminiscent of the delicately cut foliage of some Japanese Maples adorns this vigorous 'Chaste Tree'. 6-8" spikes of lavender-pink flowers that attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are borne in summer. The Lace-Leaf Vitex is considered by many to be the most hardy of the Chaste Trees.  Item# 787. Price: US$9.99

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Alice Oakleaf Hydrangea
View A vigorous and reliable Oakleaf Hydrangea selection with sturdy stems and good sun tolerance. The 10-14" white bloom panicles, with individual blooms as large as a half-dollar, are borne in spring and fade to pink. Item # 1181 Price: US$12.99

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