On the Nursery …

Using BCA’s successfully in Field Production; NEW-Heliopsis ‘Punto Russo’; GrowerTalks – The bare root advantage; Availabilities

 

We have not sprayed chemical insecticides or fungicides all season long > Our Biological program is working!

Hemerocallis ‘Stella d’Oro’ with happy, healthy roots.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Predatory insects present keep unwanted pests at bay. Orius coming from our Lobularia banker plants.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Look – Super clean foliage and healthy plants

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Super clean foliage, predatory insects are present keeping unwanted pests at bay!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Perennials: The Bare Root Advantage

The benefits of bare root perennials according to GrowerTalks, by Paul Pilon – Interesting:

http://www.growertalks.com/Article/?articleid=24269

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available:

Rudbeckia Little Goldstar in 50 cell trays

 

Only 48,500 left for immediate shipping. Order yours today –

 

Rudbeckia
48,500 Little Goldstar (+0.25) 50’s 1.28

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bare root hosta for summer potting done right:
Our plants are dug to order and shipped within days of digging, sometimes shipped the same day!

With foliage mostly intact, the growing cycle interruption is minimal when potted upon arrival at your nursery. Ensuring your plants will root in and grow out promptly and vigorously.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our generously graded Hosta Aureo Marginata already have lots of hidden side-eyes, ready to emerge in spring!

Now is the time to pot Pioneer Gardens grown bare root Hosta and Hemerocallis into larger containers for spring 2020.

 

Hosta (now)
      2100 Antioch XL 1.78
   54,550 fort. Aureomarginata XL 0.98
      8500 Blue Angel XL 1.78
      3100 Fragrant King XL 1.78
   32,600 Francee XL 1.78
   29,600 Frances Williams XL 1.78
   24,800 Guacamole XL 1.78
      5700 Patriot XL 2.28
      7600 Regal Splendor XL 1.78
   12,300 Sieb. Elegans XL 1.78

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bigger is Better

Pioneer Gardens grown bare root Hemerocallis –

 

50 Hemerocallis per crate!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hemerocallis (now)
  1900 Bakabana 1.88
    800 Custard Candy 1.88
      1020 Entrapment 2.98
   19,300 Fooled Me 1.88
   16,600 Fragrant Returns 1.28
      3600 Longfield’s Glory 1.88
       1100 On Top 1.98
    17,550 Mini Pearl 0.98
    20,800 Pardon Me 1.48
  1400 Ribbon Candy 1.88
  343,425 Stella D’Oro 1-2 fan 0.58
  228,950 Stella D’Oro 2-3 fan 0.88
  152,633 Stella D’Oro 4+ fan 1.48
       2900 Strawberry Candy 1.48
Hemerocallis (9/2/19 on)
  137,000 Happy Returns 1.28

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Pioneer Gardens specialty: Dicentra

Harvesting for fall potting is starting on Monday September 30.

Have you reserved yours yet?

 

Dicentra  (10/1/19 on)
   289,000 spectabilis Pink 1-2 eye 0.88
   216,750 spectabilis Pink 2-3 eye 1.48
   144,500 spectabilis Pink 4-8 eye 2.28
        1400 Valentine (+0.25) 2-3 eye 2.48
        8500 spectabilis Alba 2-3 eye (2/1/2020) 1.68

 

 

Sedum ‘Autumn Joy’

 

 

Pioneer Gardens produces the best field grown Sedum in the industry.

Quick turns in large containers –

 

Sedum (Jan-June)
90,850 Autumn Joy 1.08
500 Birthday Party (+0.10) 1.68
21,150 Brilliant 1.18
8500 Dazzleberry (+0.16) 1.68
6300 Firecracker (+0.20) 1.68
3400 Lime Zinger (+0.20) 1.68
7750 Matrona 1.18
500 Mr. Goodbud (+0.20) 1.68
61,550 Munstead Dark Red 0.88
3600 Neon 1.48
22,100 Thundercloud (+0.10) 1.48

 

 

 

 

Heliopsis ‘Punto Rosso’

Heliopsis ‘Punto Rosso’ bare root

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New from Kientzler, Heliopsis ‘Punto Rosso’. Trial quantities for 2020 only. Accepting orders for spring 2021 now:

 

Heliopsis (April-May 2020)
500 Punto Rosso 1.68

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note, our offices have moved

New mailing address:

425 Greenfield Rd

Deerfield MA 01342

 

Print off our updated Premium Plug Availability – Summer 2019 followed by the Summer – Fall 2019 Bare Root Perennials and Spring 2020 Bare Root Perennials click here:  Link to Premium Liner and Bare Root Availability

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you for your business,

Arjen

 

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