Arnica

Arnica chamissonisNew catalog listings coming in early October
L749 Low spreading groundcover with bright yellow daisy-like flowers used externally in oils and salves to treat bruises, sprains, inflammation. Z3. read more

Astragalus

Astragalus
Chinese Milk VetchNew catalog listings coming in early October
L751 Astragalus membranaceus 18-36" tall. Deep-rooted leguminous plant forms an upright bush with small whitish-yellow flowers. Important Chinese medicinal known to rebuild the immune system. Z4. read more

Balloon Flower

Balloon FlowerNew catalog listings coming in early October
L766 Platycodon grandiflorus 15-40" tall. Fascinating balloon-like buds burst into royal blue bell-shaped flowers. Great cutflower. Used in Chinese medicine for its expectorant properties. Z3. read more

Bee Balms

‘Bradbury’s Monarda’New catalog listings coming in early October
L762 Monarda bradburnia 2' tall. Midsummer blooms display whorls of pale pink petals speckled with dark purple spots. More compact than Monarda fistulosa. Hummingbird magnet! Z5. read more
‘Panorama Reds’New catalog listings coming in early October
L763 Monarda didyma 3-4' tall. Fabulous blooms in a diverse range of red shades destined to attract scads of butterflies and hummingbirds. Z3. read more
Bee Balm
Spotted Bee BalmNew catalog listings coming in early October
L765 Monarda punctata 2-4' tall. Peculiar fragrant double-decker blossoms display multiple colors of pinkish-purple, greenish-beige and maroon. Hummingbird magnet! Z3. read more
Bee Balm
Wild BergamotNew catalog listings coming in early October
L764 Monarda fistulosa 2-4' tall. Our native wildflower species with aromatic lavender blossoms. This is the variety most commonly used for medicinal purposes. Z3. read more

Black Cohosh

Black CohoshNew catalog listings coming in early October
L746 Actaea racemosa 6-10' tall. Long arching racemes of creamy white and gold serpentine flower spikes. Flowers late July into August. Diuretic and anti-inflammatory. Woodland native. Z3. read more

Boneset

BonesetNew catalog listings coming in early October
L754 Eupatorium perfoliatum 5-7' tall. Flat-topped clusters of white to lavender flowerheads. Stimulates the immune system. Fetching addition to the perennial border. Z3. read more

Comfrey

ComfreyNew catalog listings coming in early October
L767 Symphytum officinale 24-48" tall. Clusters of pinkish purple flowers above bristled foliage. Known for skin-soothing properties. Recommended as an orchard companion. Z3. read more

Echinacea

Purple ConeflowerNew catalog listings coming in early October
L753 Echinacea purpurea 3-5' tall. Spiny seedheads are a beautiful coppery yellow-brown, surrounded by a single row of reflexed lavender-purple petals. Tinctured roots boost the immune system. Z3. read more

Hyssop

HyssopNew catalog listings coming in early October
L757 Hyssopus officinalis 12-20" tall. Vivid blue-violet double-lipped flowers on spikes from June to September. Leaves used to ease digestion and treat chronic respiratory infections. Z3. read more

Lady’s Mantle

Lady’s MantleNew catalog listings coming in early October
L747 Alchemilla mollis 12-18" tall. Enchanting fan-creased silvery grey-green foliage. A traditional medicinal for women. Attracts beneficial insects. Z3. read more

Lavenders

Lavender
‘Munstead’New catalog listings coming in early October
L758 Lavandula angustifolia 16-18" tall. Considered the hardiest lavender. Sweet-scented flower spikes with light lavender flowers. Z4. read more

Lemon Balm

Lemon BalmNew catalog listings coming in early October
L760 Melissa officinalis 24" tall. Lemony leaves are delicious in teas, salads, with fruit or dried for sachets. Attracts pollinators. Z3/4. read more

Licorice

LicoriceNew catalog listings coming in early October
L756 Glycyrrhiza glabra 3-4' tall. Sweet and soothing roots beneficial for revitalizing adrenal glands and good for colds and bronchitis. Leguminous plant fixes nitrogen in the soil. Z4. read more

Lovage

LovageNew catalog listings coming in early October
L759 Levisticum officinale 6' tall. Glossy green leaves with strong celery taste used to flavor food. Looks like celery with umbelliferous flowers and small oval seeds. Pregnant women avoid. Z3. read more

Marshmallow

MarshmallowNew catalog listings coming in early October
L748 Althaea officinalis 5-8' tall. Beautiful towering medicinal plant. Leaves, flowers and mucilagenous roots are used to soothe mucous membranes. Z4. read more

Mint

Chocolate MintNew catalog listings coming in early October
L761 Mentha piperita 18-24" tall. Our favorite mint! Bright refreshing peppermint-patty flavor. Freshen your breath, settle your stomach and scent soaps and salves. Z4. read more

Poor Man's Ginseng

Poor Man's Ginseng
Poor Man’s GinsengNew catalog listings coming in early October
L752 Codonopsis pilosula Vines up to 6' long. Unique pendulous flowers decorate twining vines. Balloon-like seed pods. Energizing, adaptogenic herb. Z4. read more

Spotted Joe Pye Weed

Spotted Joe Pye WeedNew catalog listings coming in early October
L755 Eutrochium maculatum 4-7' tall. Whimsical flat-topped terminal flower clusters bloom mid-July into August. Seed clusters add unique interest to the winter landscape. Attracts pollinators. Z4. read more

Valerian

ValerianNew catalog listings coming in early October
L768 Valeriana officinalis 2-4' tall. Strong upright plant with small white or rosy flowers in flat clusters above glossy pinnate leaves. Roots used as an anti-spasmodic, nervine and sedative. Z3. read more

Wormwood

WormwoodNew catalog listings coming in early October
L750 Artemisia absinthium 3' tall. Shrub-like woody plant with finely cut silvery-grey-green leaves covered with silken white hairs. Frosty backdrop to perennial bed. Aromatic bitter medicinal herb. Z3. read more

Yarrow

YarrowNew catalog listings coming in early October
L745 Achillea millefolium 24" tall. A natural anti-inflammatory, cold remedy and fever reducer. White flowers June to September. Excellent orchard companion. Z3. read more