On the Nursery …

Today’s Field Pictures; Hosta for spring 2022; Minibeckia Flame 18’s Special; Availabilities

 

06/14/2021 Lavender ‘Sensational!’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We still have the best Lavender ‘Sensational!’ liners in the business

Available for immediate shipping-

Lavandula
   2592 Phenomenal (+0.13) 72’s 0.88
27,792 Sensational!(+0.20) 72’s 0.98
   6,336 Sensational! (+0.20) 72s 8/2 0.98

 

Our Fields

 

Field Planting will be winding down in the next 2 weeks

These daylilies were planted in late April and are off to a good start

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To keep up with increasing demand for domestically grown bare root perennials, we have significantly increased acreage planted this spring.

06/14/2021 Sedum liners planted last week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/14/2021 Dicentra spectabilis Pink planted in May

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

06/14/2021 Daylilies planted last spring and Hosta planted in April.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hosta

 Hosta are in short supply industry wide and sell out fast and early. Order today!

Hosta (Feb – May, 2022)
    3750 August Moon #2 1.18
15,000 Aureomarginata #2 1.18
    7500 Blue Angel #2 1.58
    5000 Fragrant Dream #2 1.58
21,400 Francee #2 1.18
    8750 Frances Williams #2 1.18
15,525 Guacamole #2 1.18
    7000 Krossa Regal #2 1.58
27,425 Minuteman #2 1.58
    5000 Nigh Before Christmas #2 1.58
73,300 Patriot #2 1.58
    2500 Regal Splendor #2 1.58
    7500 sieb. Elegans #2 1.18
    6250 Wide Brim #2 1.18

 

Hosta (8/9/2021)
         300 Blue Angel XL 2.28
         950 Minuteman XL 2.28
    24,400 Patriot XL 2.28
         600 Regal Splendor XL 2.28

 

 

SPECIAL OFFER:

Rudbeckia Minibeckia ‘Flame’ PPAF in 18’s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUGE LINERS

Pot these 3.5”, 18 cell liners now and you will have retail ready premium 2-gallon containers in <8 weeks!

Rudbeckia Minibeckia Flame
   8,622 (+0.25) 18’s 2.48

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minibeckia ‘Flame’ – 72 cell liners are available as well. Perfect for 8” pots in 10 weeks, or a 12” pot in 12 weeks.

No pinching needed!

 

Rudbeckia Minibeckia Flame
   4320 ready now (+0.25) 72’s 2.23
   4032 ready 6/28 (+0.25) 72’s 2.23
   4032 ready 7/5 (+0.25) 72’s 2.23
   8784 ready 7/12 (+0.25) 72’s 2.23
17,496 ready 7/26 (+0.25) 72’s 2.23

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Dianthus EverBloom™ Series

Dianthus EverBloom™ ‘SRAWBERRY TART’ in 72 cell liners, before and after deadheaded

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These deadheaded liners you see in the picture above will immediately flush out new flowers again!

 

The Dianthus EverBloom™ series is a genetic breakthrough –

  • Non-stop flowering
  • Outstanding container habit
  • Reliable winter hardiness
  • Vigorous
  • Programmable, pot in spring, summer and fall
  • No vernalization needed to bloom

Pot now for a quick summer crop in 2.5 quart containers

 

Dianthus EverBloom™
17,352 Strawberry Tart (+0.15) 72’s 0.98
   5832 Watermelon Ice (+0.15) 72’s 0.98

 

  • Picture tags are available at $0.15 each

 

Dianthus EverBloom™ ‘Strawberry Tart’ PPAF

‘Watermelon Ice’ PPAF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heuchera

Always available in large quantities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

‘Mega Caramel’

‘Raspberry Sea’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Heuchera images can be found here – 2021 – 2022 PROGRAM (pioneergardens.com)

 

Heuchera (June 2021)
  2376 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
  1296 Dark Magic (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
    216 Flores Sea (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
  1728 Flower Tower (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
  1080 Happy Flames (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
  3600 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
  4176 Raspberry Sea (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
Heuchera (July 2021)
  1152 Dark Magic (+0.25) 72’s 7/12 1.48
    144 Flores Sea (+0.25) 72’s 7/5 1.48
  3600 Guacamole (+0.25) 72’s 7/26 1.48
  1368 Happy Flames (+0.25) 72’s 7/19 1.48
  6480 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 7/12 1.48
  1224 Raspberry Sea (+0.25) 72’s 7/12 1.48
Heuchera (August 2021)
  4464 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 8/23 1.48
  5976 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 8/16 1.48
  1008 Flower Tower (+0.25) 72’s 8/9 1.48
  1440 Guacamole (+0.25) 72’s 8/23 1.48
    360 Happy Flames (+0.25) 72’s 8/9 1.48
  3312 Magma (+0.25 72’s 8/2 1.48
  1512 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 8/9 1.48
Heuchera (September 2021)
  1224 Black Sea (+0.25) 72’s 9/27 1.48
  5040 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 9/20 1.48
  1008 Flower Tower (+0.25) 72’s 9/6 1.48
  1728 Guacamole (+0.25) 72’s 9/20 1.48
  5400 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 9/6 1.48
Heuchera (October 2021)
    5040 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 10/18 1.48
14,040 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 10/11 1.48
    1008 Dark Magic (+0.25) 72’s 10/4 1.48
      288 Flores Sea (+0.25) 72’s 10/25 1.48
      648 Flower Tower (+0.25) 72’s 10/4 1.48
    5976 Guacamole (+0.25) 72’s 10/18 1.48
14,976 Magma (+0.25) 72’s 10/25 1.48
    4032 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 10/4 1.48
    1008 Miracle (+0.25) 72’s 10/18 1.48
    2016 Pinot Gris (+0.25) 72’s 10/25 1.48
Heuchera (November 2021)
   5040 Blackout (+0.25) 72’s 11/15 1.48
17,064 Caramel (+0.18) 72’s 11/8 1.48
   1008 Dark Magic (+0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
     288 Flores Sea (+0.25) 72’s 11/22 1.48
     792 Flower Tower (+0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
   6048 Guacamole (+0.25) 72’s 11/15 1.48
   1512 Happy Flames (+0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
   2448 High Hopes (0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
14,544 Magma (+0.25) 72’s 11/22 1.48
   5400 Mega Caramel (+0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
   1008 Miracle (+0.25) 72’s 11/15 1.48
   2016 Raspberry Sea (+0.25) 72’s 11/1 1.48
Heucherella
7056 Pink Revolution (+0.25) 72’s 1.48
4536 Pink Revolution (+0.25) 72’s 10/11 1.48
4176 Pink Revolution (+0.25) 72’s 11/8 1.48

 

Come see what’s new

Our updated 2021-2022 selection (with some real beauties) is now available on our website – 2021 – 2022 PROGRAM (pioneergardens.com)

 

 


 

Print off a copy of our updated Premium Plug Availability Spring 2021 and Spring – Fall 2021 Bare Root Perennials and Spring 2022 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 ..

 

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Arjen

 

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