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Bare Root Images; Happy Returns Available Now; Nursery News; Availabilities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yes, we have over 70,000 Hemerocallis Happy Returns available for immediate shipping!

 

Hemerocallis (now)
    24,200 Big Time Happy 1.48
    15,350 Custard Candy 1.88
       3300 Daring Deception 1.88
    27,300 Fooled Me 1.88
    74,000 Happy Returns 1.48
  97,650 Happy Returns (9/7/2020 on) 1.48
      8900 Indy Rhapsody 1.88
         600 Longfield’s Glory 1.88
      9,600 Mini Pearl 0.98
       3375 Pardon Me 1.48
    18,675 Stella D’Oro 1-2 fan 0.58
    12,450 Stella D’Oro 2-3 fan 0.98
       8300 Stella D’Oro 4+ fan 1.48
       4950 Strawberry Candy 1.48

 

Our Hemerocallis are dug to order and shipped within days, sometimes even on the same day –

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Generously graded Hemerocallis from Pioneer Gardens

 

Here is a link with pictures of some of our most interesting Hemerocallis selections –

https://www.facebook.com/PioneerGardensMA/photos/pcb.3621057987909145/3621051027909841/

 

Hosta

Growers nationwide are switching over from small 72 or 102 cell hosta liners to bare root.

The advantages are clear. Our generously graded Deerfield grown bare root Hosta offers value and quicker turns in larger containers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hostas are dug to order and shipped immediately ensuring minimal growing cycle interruption.

 

Hosta (now)
        750 August Moon XL 1.78
      3600 Blue Angel XL 1.78
      2500 fort. Aureo Marginata XL 1.78
      1400 Fragrant Dream XL 1.78
   50,500 Francee XL 1.48
   21,525 Frances Williams XL 1.78
      5825 Guacamole XL  1.78
      8900 Regal Splendor XL 1.78
   11,050 Sieb. Elegans XL 1.78
Hosta (9/6/2020)
      17,050 Minuteman XL 2.28
      19,650 Patriot XL 2.28
 
Hosta (2/1/2021)
    10,000 Blue Angel #2 0.98
       5000 Francee #2 0.98
       2500 Frances Williams #2 0.98
       5000 Guacamole #2 0.98
       7500 Krossa Regal #2 0.98
    30,000 Minuteman #2 1.38
       5000 Night Before Christmas #2 1.38
    60,000 Patriot #2 1.38
       2500 Regal Splendor #2 1.38
       5000 sieb. Elegans #2 0.98

 

Hosta ‘Francee’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Perovskia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bare root Perovskia is available for potting between January and May 2021 –

 

Perovksia (1/1/2021)
   17,100 atriplicifolia 1.78
   33,775 Little Spire  1.78

 

Echinacea

 

Tissue Culture propagated Echinacea selections ready now for summer potting:

 

Echinacea (now)
  1656 Cleopatra (+0.18) 72’s 1.98
    720 Julia (+0.18) 72’s 1.98
    576 Lovely Lolly (+0.18) 72’s 2.28
    360 Milkshake (+0.18) 72’s 1.98
    576 Orange Skipper (+0.18) 72’s 1.98
  2664 Pink Dble Delight (+0.18) 72’s 1.98
    936 Supreme Cantaloupe (+0.32) 72’s 2.28

‘Lovely Lolly’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lavender ‘Sensational!™’ PPAF

 

Check this video out: Lloyd Traven comparing Lavender ‘Sensational!’ to Lavender ‘Phenomenal’ –

 

https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=3587024714658424&ref=watch_permalink

 

Lavender ‘Sensational!’ is a silver leaved selection out of ‘Phenomenal’, with significantly larger blooms, broader/thicker leaves and a more compact habit.

 

Would you like to reserve some?

This is what we still have available:

 

Lavandula
  7560 Sensational! (+0.20) 72’s 9/28 0.88

 

Lavender ‘Sensational!™’ PPAF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • NEW! Incredibly large and thick lavender-purple flowers, contrasting with bright silver foliage
  • Broad, thick, tough, cupped foliage
  • Dense habit with excellent branching, more compact than ‘Phenomenal’
  • Extremely good heat and humidity tolerance
  • Excellent cold tolerance, USDA zone 5-9
  • Excellent drought tolerance, yet water friendly
  • Thrives on killer sun locations
  • Sweet lavender floral aroma, low camphor
  • Wide geographic bloom range
  • Outstanding container habit

 

Left: ‘Sensational’, Right: ‘Phenomenal’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Picture tags are available at $0.15 each

 

Heuchera

Heuchera ‘Caramel’

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heuchera
   2376 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 8/10 1.48
     288 Brown Sugar (+0.21) 72’s 1.48
   9360 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 1.48
   7632 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 8/31 1.48
     576 Caribbean Sea (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
     432 Mango (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
     576 Pink Pearls (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
Heuchera (September)
   1512 Birkin (+0.25) 72’s 9/7 1.48
   8064 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 9/28 1.48
     648 Caribbean Sea (+0.25) 72’s 9/7 1.48
     216 Coral Sea (+0.25) 72’s 9/7 1.48
     144 High Hopes (+0.25) 72’s 9/28 1.48
     360 Pistache (+0.18) 72’s 9/7 1.48
Heucherella (August)
   4032 Pink Revolution (+0.25) 72’s 8/17 1.48

 

 


 

Print off a copy of our updated Premium Plug Availability August-September 2020 and Summer – Fall 2020 & Spring 2021 Bare Root Perennials click here:  Link to Premium Liner and Bare Root Availability

 


 

 

 

Here is Roger McGaughey’s latest GrowerTalks column https://www.growertalks.com/Article/?articleid=24567

 

 

Roger McGaughey, Senior head grower at Pioneer Gardens, was educated in Northern Ireland and England and has 44 years’ experience as a grower

 

To see all articles by Roger in GrowerTalks magazine, click here ..

 

Thank you for your business,

Arjen

 

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