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Thalictrum sp. - Yellow Hybrids Thalictrum - Yellow Hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only

These are seed-grown from the impressive yellow hybrid Meadow Rue, Tukker Princess. These will gain some height reaching 6'-8' in flower with a nice display of bee-lovin' scented yellow flowers. These will vary somewhat but all squarely in the very nice range.  For all  who've been to the nursery trying to pick up this from the tables only to find it was poking through from the ground beneath, this is what you wanted.

Price: $15.00
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Veratrum californicum var. caudatum Veratrum californicum var. caudatum - Nursery Pickup Only

Our native False Hellebore which we see in the Cascades. Fabulous foliage plant with big rounded pleated leaves - these are old plants.  These may flower next year up to 6' with lots of small whitish starry flowers. Best in light shade or no afternoon sun. Loves a rich moist soil and is deer proof.  These started early in our greenhouses and are thinking about summer dormancy.

Price: $30.00
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Sanguisorba hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only Sanguisorba hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only

1 gallon plants.  These Sanguisorba arose as self-sown seedlings from our sales area where we have had various species and selections for sale.  We are using the catch-all "hybrids" because the bees adore the pink to red conical flowers and they were visiting all of them!  Customers were always asking if we had the plant blooming under the tables - now we do.

Price: $15.00
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Sinopodophyllum (Podophyllum) hexandrum MD97150 Sinopodophyllum (Podophyllum) hexandrum MD97150 ex Yunnan - Nursery Pick Up Only

Our collection of this Chinese mayapple from Yunnan China.  Pink flowers in spring followed by large red roma tomato fruit in Fall.  Rich moist soil.  Great foliage.

Price: $30.00
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Podophyllum pleianthum Podophyllum pleianthum - Nursery Pick Up Only

Chinese May Apple.  This is an impressive plant - truly one to give the shade garden some visual impact.  Big leaves get up to 18" across with bizarre clusters of red flowers held beneath which are followed by red "tomatoes" if you are lucky.  Rich moist soil in shade.

Price: $28.00
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Sanguisorba hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only Sanguisorba hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only

2 gallon plants. These Sanguisorba arose as self-sown seedlings from our sales area where we have had various species and selections for sale. We are using the catch-all "hybrids" because the bees adore the pink to red conical flowers and they were visiting all of them! Customers were always asking if we had the plant blooming under the tables - now we do.

Price: $20.00
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Maianthemum tatsienense Maianthemum tatsienense - Nursery Pick Up Only

False Solomon Seal. This Chinese species is one of our favorites in the shade garden and we delight in its ribbed leaves with elegantly understated small violet daubing at the base of each leaflet followed by the precise detail in the small greenish flowers. In the late summer into fall, it has strut-your-stuff full heads of bright orange fruit.

Price: $28.00
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Lilium mackliniae x mackliniae NAPE 049 - Saramati Form Lilium mackliniae x mackliniae NAPE 049 - Saramati Form - Nursery Pick Up Only

Our cross between the "typical" Lilium mackliniae and the Saramati form which will be recognized as a distinct variety of the species.  The former has larger flowers and is more campanulate while the latter is a high elevation variant with smaller flowers and blooms earlier.  This hybrid is very uniform from seed, short, stout, earlier than typical

Price: $28.00
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Melianthus major Melianthus major - Nursery Pick Up Only

An interesting range of subtle shades of blue-green on these plants grown from South African seed.  Some are comparable, if not better than 'Antonow's Blue' and all are going to let the neighbors know you are a plant geek.  Great leaves, spikes of peculiar flowers and inflated seed pods.

Price: $55.00
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Begonia emeiensis DJHC98479 Begonia emeiensis DJHC98479 - Nursery Pick Up Only

A Dan Hinkley collection from Mt Emei and touted as being hardy to Z7 but only by those in serious zonal denial.  That said, a customer told his that he mulches his deeply and it has survived our worst winters.  An attractive plant with late season pink flowers and well worth trying in a sheltered spot.

Price: $25.00
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Thalictrum sp. - Yellow Hybrids Thalictrum - Yellow Hybrids - Nursery Pickup Only

These are seed-grown from the impressive yellow hybrid Meadow Rue, Tukker Princess. These will gain some height reaching 6'-8' in flower with a nice display of bee-lovin' scented yellow flowers. These will vary somewhat but all squarely in the very nice range.  For all  who've been to the nursery trying to pick up this from the tables only to find it was poking through from the ground beneath, this is what you wanted.

Price: $20.00
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Polygonatum x hybridum Polygonatum x hybridum - Nursery Pick Up Only

The classic Solomon's Seal that we all know and one of the best.  Hybrid vigor produces waist high strong stems with lots of hanging white flowers.  Surprisingly good cut flower and also surprisingly drought tolerant.  Tolerance and thriving are different matters of course.  Great clumps in average conditions.

Price: $25.00
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Mahonia duclouxiana x M. japonica Mahonia duclouxiana x M. japonica - Nursery Pick Up Only

A seedling from a cross between two fine Mahonia species done at the Bloedel Reserve and given to us by their Director of Horticulture, Andy Navage.  While we would love to grow these on and evaluate the differences, this would take time, space, money and well, we could go on but would rather deputize you to grow this on and report back.

Price: $25.00
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Saruma henryi Saruma henryi - Nursery Pick Up Only

This choice Chinese perennial is related to our native Ginger or Asarum and Saruma being an anagram of Asarum is what passes for humor in botanical nomenclature.  Felty heart shaped foliage bronze when young and half inch yellow flowers right away and through the summer.  Easy.

Price: $25.00
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Collinsonia canadensis -Tuberous Form Collinsonia canadensis -Tuberous Form - Nursery Pick Up Only

Heal-All, Stone Root.  Tuberous form of this widespread East Coast species which we received from Aaron Floden.  Widely used ethnobotanically and homeopathically, this is an interesting shade ornamental in its own right.  Broad soft leaves and curious late season small creamy yellow flowers smelling of Lemon Pledge.

Price: $25.00
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Melianthus major Melianthus major - Nursery Pick Up Only

An interesting range of subtle shades of blue-green on these plants grown from South African seed.  Some are comparable, if not better than 'Antonow's Blue' and all are going to let the neighbors know you are a plant geek.  Great leaves, spikes of peculiar flowers and inflated seed pods.

Price: $25.00
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Lilium rosthornii Lilium rosthornii - Nursery Pick Up Only

Lilium rosthornii is an uncommonly interesting lily from China.Three foot stems carry large, vivid orange flowers whose narrow petals are recurved into an impossible backbend. The exposed faces of the petals fairly bristle with polyp-like papillose projections while the revealed open throat displays a small dark green star.

Price: $20.00
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Berberidopsis beckleri Berberidopsis beckleri - Nursery Pick Up Only

A Far Reaches Botanical Conservancy Offering.  Evergreen vine exceptionally rare to find for sale……..if there was only some nursery somewhere mental enough to invest the time and effort needed to acquire this and grow it for the sake of a few die-hard plant nerds……that would be so cool!  From cool rainforests in Australia, small pink flowers and red fruit.

Price: $50.00
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Boykinia aconitifolia - Nursery Pick Up Only Boykinia aconitifolia - Nursery Pick Up Only

Allegheny Brook Foam or Brook Saxifrage.  A never common species native streamsides and moist locations in woodlands from West Virginia down into Alabama and Georgia.  Reddish stems and attractive leaves with nice white flowers in late spring.  This adds to the necessary layer of complexity in the shade garden.

Price: $20.00
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Melianthus major Melianthus major - Nursery Pick Up Only

An interesting range of subtle shades of blue-green on these plants grown from South African seed.  Some are comparable, if not better than 'Antonow's Blue' and all are going to let the neighbors know you are a plant geek.  Great leaves, spikes of peculiar flowers and inflated seed pods.

Price: $35.00
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Disporopsis pernyi Disporopsis pernyi - Nursery Pick Up Only

Evergreen Solomon's Seal.  This is a darn good plant from Sichuan China that really performs here in the Northwest.  This makes dense clumps of upright stems clad in glossy evergreen leaves below which dangle white bells in spring.   We typically cut back last years growth in spring.   Easy.

Price: $25.00
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Disporum longistylum "Quarry Hill Form" Disporum longistylum "Quarry Hill Form" - Nursery Pick Up Only

A collection from China by the folks at Quarry Hill Botanic Garden, home to one of the finest collections of Asian plants in North America.  A nice addition to the 3 or 4 forms of this species in cultivation with rounder, broader and glossy foliage with flowers a trifle showier being whiter.  Evergreen in mild winters.

Price: $35.00
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Disporopsis pernyi - China Clone Disporopsis pernyi - China Clone - Nursery Pick Up Only

This is a clone from a wild collection in China which came to us from a friend and we have finally a few to offer.  Evergreen leaves in our climate looking a lot like a Solomon Seal with similar white bells in spring.  The lavender fruits offer a subtle attraction in the shade garden later in the season.  We clip the old stems off in spring as the new starts to grow.

Price: $25.00
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Aucuba japonica 'Mangetsu' Aucuba japonica 'Mangetsu' - Nursery Pick Up Only

Very uncommon Japanese selection that came out of Asiatica Nursery at the end of its run.  This is a pretty stellar foliage plant whose new growth is richly colored in yellow which greens up as the leaves mature.  It is an unexpected and exciting eruption of color when growth commences and the muted colors of winter are in keeping with the season. Tough evergreen tolerant of dry shade but with water, it will grow faster.

Price: $28.00
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Polystichum munitum - Nursery Pick Up Only Polystichum munitum - Nursery Pick Up Only

2 Gallon Size.  Western Sword Fern.  These were spore-grown here so about as Port Townsend local as you can get!  One of the truly great ferns and a memorable sight in Northwest forests where old-growth ferns easily reach 4' or more tall.  Evergreen with a broadly vase-shaped habit, the fronds are used extensively in the floral industry.  Tolerant of sun, rocks in light shade.

Price: $16.00
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Chaerophyllum hirsutum 'Roseum' Chaerophyllum hirsutum 'Roseum' - Nursery Pick Up Only

A plant of refinement to be sure.  One that is appreciated and admired by the higher echelons of gardening.  A collector's plant.  Different ways of saying that this is not a flamboyant show-stopper but a tasteful blend of delicate texture and airy soft pink flowers that helps make it all work.

Price: $20.00
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Convallaria majalis 'Crème De Mint' Convallaria majalis 'Cream da Mint' - Nursery Pick Up Only

Lily of the Valley.  A good selection of this stalwart species with a yellow margin to the leaves and said leaves are larger than average as well.  Typical scented white flowers.  There are numerous spellings of the cultivar name but since this is an American introduction, we can only assume this is correct.  Sad.

Price: $25.00
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Hosta sieboldiana var elegans Hosta sieboldiana var elegans - Nursery Pick Up Only

Fabulous big blue hosta as seen in our shade garden.  Grand white flowers.  Even though it is an old favorite, it still teaches the new upstarts a thing or two about beauty, durability and garden worthiness.

Price: $30.00
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Melianthus major Melianthus major - Nursery Pick Up Only

An interesting range of subtle shades of blue-green on these plants grown from South African seed.  Some are comparable, if not better than 'Antonow's Blue' and all are going to let the neighbors know you are a plant geek.  Great leaves, spikes of peculiar flowers and inflated seed pods.

Price: $45.00
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