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Today’s field Pictures; Rogers’ GrowerTalks Column; Dicentra; Specials; Availabilities

Hosta BR posted July 21 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/21-17 - Sedum and Perovskia are off to a great start! Available for shipping from Jan 2, 2018 on

7/21-17 – Sedum and Perovskia are off to a great start!
Available for shipping from Jan 2, 2018 on

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/21-17 - Achillea and Sedum

7/21-17 – Achillea and Sedum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/21-17 - We are digging and shipping Hosta and Hemerocallis now for summer potting. Order yours today!

7/21-17 – We are digging and shipping Hosta and Hemerocallis now for summer potting.
Order yours today!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hemerocallis (7/10/17)
       200 Bakabana 1.88
     1650 Entrapment 2.28
  67,250 Happy Returns 1.18
   1060 Fooled Me 1.88
     300 Hyperion 1.88
   3200 Joan Senior 1.88
  47,550 Pardon Me 1.48
407,145 Stella D’Oro 1-2 fan 0.48
271,430 Stella D’Oro 2-3 fan 0.78
180,953 Stella D’Oro 4+ fan 1.28
Hosta (7/10/17)
      3000 Antioch XL 1.78
   1800 August Moon XL 1.78
20,525 Blue Angel XL 1.78
191,200 fort. Aureomarginata XL 0.98
277,800 fort. Aureomarginata #2 0.58
  2000 Fragrant Dream XL 1.78
  10,300 Frances Williams XL 1.78
  3700 Guacamole XL 1.78
  9950 Patriot XL 1.78
   5000 sieb. Elegans XL 1.78
   1500 Minuteman XL 1.78
     2700 Whirlwind XL 1.78
13,950 Wide Brim XL 1.78
14,000 Wide Brim #2 0.98

 

The field crops look amazing and harvesting for summer potting has started

‘Bigger is Better’ Hosta and Hemerocallis – Pioneer Gardens Grown:

The advantages are –

  •  Significant reduction in turnover time when finishing larger premium quality containers
  • Better and faster sell through at retail level
  • Personalized service by ordering directly from the grower
50 Hemerocallis per crate

50 Hemerocallis per crate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Here is another good read from our Head Grower, Roger McGaughey in the July edition of GrowerTalks

 

‘The Little Things Make all the Difference’

 

http://www.ballpublishing.com/growertalks/ViewArticle.aspx?articleid=23087

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July Special

 

Brunnera
16,560 Jack Frost (+0.35) 72’s 1.38

Jack-Frost

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featuring:

Aster alpinus X ‘Pink’, ‘Blue’ and ‘White’ in 72 cell liners for fall potting into 2.5 QT containers

Aster-X-Pink-webAster-X-Blue-webAster-X-White-web

 

 

 

  • These alpinus type Asters are only 12” tall, drought tolerant and hardy to zone 3.
  • Pot in August for fall bulking. Aster alpinus X are all about flower color from early through late-spring
Aster X in 72 cell liners

Aster X in 72 cell liners

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aster
10,368 X Blue (+0.15) 72’s 0.78
16,632 X Pink (+0.15) 72’s 0.78
8712 X White (+0.15) 72’s 0.78

Dicentra Valentine-webDicentra Valentine 18's July 15 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dicentra, one of our Specialties

We still have inventory available for summer / fall potting:

 

Dicentra (8/7/17)
   6912 Gold Heart (+0.10) 18’s 2.48
12,006 Valentine (+0.25) 18’s 2.48
Dicentra  (10/2/17) 
   10200 form. Luxuriant 1.98
239,370 spectabilis pink 1-2 eye 0.88
159,580 spectabilis pink 2-3 eye 1.28
106,387 spectabilis pink 4-8 eye 1.98
  23,550 spec Alba 1-2 eye 0.98
  15,700 spec Alba 2-3 eye 1.68
  10,467 spec Alba 4-8 eye 2.28

 

Dicentra spectabilis

Dicentra spectabilis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rudbeckia-Little-Goldstar-june 18 2017

Rudbeckia Little Goldstar 50 cell liners in our greenhouse.  Order yours today, This plant is hot!

Rudbeckia Little Goldstar 50 cell liners in our greenhouse.
Order yours today, This plant is hot!

Rudbeckia
29,300 Little Goldstar (+0.25) 50’s 0.98

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can now download our updated Heuchera/Heucherella Picture PowerPoint for 2017-2018 from our website: http://www.pioneergardens.com/2017-2018-heuchera-heucherella/

For a print-friendly version of the latest greenhouse liner availability followed by bare root items (Premium Plug Availability for July and August 2017 and Summer/Fall 2017 – Spring 2018 Bare Root Perennials) – Featured items are highlighted in red print and priced to move now, please click here 

Thank you for your business ~ Arjen

 

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Roger’s latest column in GrowerTalks

Roger Grower Talks imagePioneer Gardens’ head grower Roger McGaughey recaps this growing season’s results and successes with cost effective biological Thrips control methods in the November 2016 edition of GrowerTalks. Roger’s knowledge in the field of biological pest controls is the result of having 44 years of experience as a grower with a passion for our industry as a whole and for implementing BCA’s in particular.

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