Perennials

Growing Colors™ offers a wide variety of perennials in both plugs and bare root. We now have 1200+ varieties and offer the newest and best perennials in the industry.

View the videos below for more details on the Growing Colors™ Spring Perennial Program.  Double click on the image icon to enlarge the video.

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1.  Plugs

2.  Bare Root

3. New Growing Colors™ 2019 Spring Perennial Varieties

         

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  • Festuca - Blue Fescue Grass

    Forms small, dense mounds o tufted leaves with small seed heads held nicely above the foliage. Prefers cooler weather. Grown mostly for its colorful foliage.

  • Blue Fescue Grass

    Intense powder blue that holds it's color throughout the season, the "best" fescue on the market today!
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    4-8
    9-12'
    3" plug
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  • Blue Fescue Grass

    Forms short rounded clumps of soft powder blue foliage, maintains good summer color.
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    10-'
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  • Filipendula - Meadow Sweet

    Woodland type plants that prefer the semi-shaded and moist soils. Will tolerate more sun with adequate moisture. Most produce long-lasting delicate "cotton candy"-like plumes mid summer.

  • Meadow Sweet

    Tall native with large coarse foliage and strong upright stems, dense panicles of deep pink flowers sway with the breeze.
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    3-8
    60-72'
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    25
  • Meadow Sweet

    A hybrid Filipendula, compact, maple-shaped green leaves with heavy red veining and umbels of pink flowers, blooms summer.
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    3-8
    24-30'
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    25
  • Gaillardia - Blanket Flower

    Produces mounds of everblooming flowers. Very heat and drought tolerant. Grows best in full sun in well-drained soil. Use near the front of the border or in rock gardens.

  • Blanket Flower

    Compact and uniform with large 3" apricot flowers with bright yellow edges, pronounced deep apricot center, very free-flowering, 2011 All-America Selection winner.
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    10-12'
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  • Blanket Flower

    Compact and self-branching, flowers are crimson red with darker red centers, some petals may have yellow tips, blooms early and continues throughout summer.
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    10-12'
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  • Blanket Flower

    Nicely compact and uniform with large 4" fiery orange-red blooms flamed with yellow edges, very floriferous with larger flowers and more brilliant color than Goblin, will bloom earlier and longer also, 2005 All-American Selection and 2005 Fleuroselec
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    10-12'
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  • Blanket Flower

    A bit more compact than Fanfare but just as floriferous, gorgeous burnt orange trumpet-shaped petals form pinwheels of color all summer, very heat resistance, exception long bloom time.
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    14-18'
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  • Blanket Flower

    Sunset Celebration has bright red petals that surround a yellow-red center on very strong stems, the colorfast blooms last for a long period, plants have a compact mounding habit and are drought tolerant once established, this sun-loving, floriferous
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    16-'
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  • Blanket Flower

    Bicolored flowers of watermelon-pink and light yellow, long bloom time and colorfast.
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  • Blanket Flower

    Rosy-red flowers with yellow tips, double row of petals, long bloom time and colorfast.
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  • Galium - Sweet Woodruff

    Well-suited for moist, partially shaded areas. Prefers slightly acidic soil.

  • Sweet Woodruff

    Rosettes of narrow green leaves with fragrant tiny white flowers in spring.
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    4-9
    8-10'
    2" Plug
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  • Gaultheria - Creeping Wintergreen

    Native low-growing evergreen shrub prized for its bright red berries. Spreads with long rhizomes. Prefers shady areas and acidic soils.

  • Creeping Wintergreen

    Evergreen foliage with bright red edible berries, bright burgundy fall color, groundcover for the shady garden or woodland setting.
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    3-8
    6-10'
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  • Gaura - Whirling Butterflies

    Southern native perennial with low basal foliage and tall wiry flower stems. Deep tap roots make plants extremely drought and heat tolerant. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil.

  • Whirling Butterflies

    Forms compact mounds of dark green foliage with short spikes of delicate pink flowers, stems and buds are red for added color, excellent branching habit provides continuous summer bloom.
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    5-9
    10-16'
    3" Plug
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  • Whirling Butterflies

    Forms compact mounds of dark green foliage with short spikes of deep rose-red flowers, stems and buds are dark red for added color, excellent branching habit provides continuous summer bloom.
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    10-16'
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  • Whirling Butterflies

    Delicate looking flowers yet great for hot and dry conditions, this Gaura has long stems of very pretty pink edged white flowers that bloom throughout summer, tolerant of heat and drought, requires well-drained soil.
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    5-9
    18-24'
    3" Plug
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  • Geranium - Cranesbill

    Hardy geraniums are long blooming and adaptable to a wide range of growing conditions. Some have ornamental foliage for additional appeal. Most bloom heavily in late spring to early summer and then periodically throughout the summer. They are easy to grow and maintenance free. Plant in well-drained soil.

  • Cranesbill

    Fast growing and longer blooming than Johnson's Blue, medium green deeply divided foliage, large cup-shaped clear blue flowers with a small white eye, plants bloom May till July and rebloom in fall during cooler weather.
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    18-20'
    3" Plug
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  • Cranesbill

    A seedling from Brookside with larger 1" blue flowers with attractive violet veins, deeply divided green foliage is slightly more compact, very long flowering with good rebloom in fall.
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  • Cranesbill

    Good ground cover geranium, light green deeply serrated foliage has a slight lemon scent and turns fiery red in fall, light pink almost white flowers bloom June-July.
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    10-12'
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  • Cranesbill

    Low-growing mounding geranium with deeply divided foliage, lilac-pink flowers with a dark eye and crimson veins bloom continuously throughout summer, performs well in containers.
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    4-6'
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  • Cranesbill

    A clone from Midnight Reiter, very compact plants with deeply divided dark purple leaves, wonderful lilac-blue flowers bloom all summer on equally dark stems, grows best in cooler moist areas.
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    10-'
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  • NEW FOR 2019
    Geranium pratense Delft Blue

    Cranesbill

    Delft Blue is an improved version of 'Splish Splash', growth habit is more vigorous and blooms are prolific, white flowers have blue splashes, streaks and speckles, green foliage is intricately cut and turns red in the fall.
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    20-24'
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  • Cranesbill

    The dark purple foliage of Midnight Ghost will offer a haunting presence in the garden, sparkling clear white flowers will bloom all summer long and stand out against the dark leaves, can tolerate dry soil conditions.
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    6-8'
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  • Cranesbill

    Low mounding type with bright magenta flowers, plants are heat tolerant and very free flowering, blooming from June into August, red foliage in fall.
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    10-12'
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  • NEW FOR 2019
    Geranium sanguineum Elke

    Cranesbill

    Large, 2" cup-shaped blooms of neon pink with a white edge will appear for weeks in the summer, foliage turns red in fall, an unfussy variety that is easy to grow and drought tolerant.
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    8-10'
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  • Cranesbill

    More compact and more floriferous than the species, plants are fast growing and maintain attractive foliage throughout summer, deep magenta flowers bloom all summer.
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  • Cranesbill

    Vigorous grower that is taller than the species and bright purple flowers, exceptional long bloom time, attractive orange-red foliage in fall
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    16-18'
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  • Cranesbill

    Very popular variety with violet-blue flowers, long flowering and still considered one of the best blue geraniums.
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    14-18'
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  • Cranesbill

    Best new introduction for continuous summer bloom, huge 2½" saucer- shaped violet-blue flowers with white centers, attractive deep green foliage with lighter chartreuse marbling, plants are vigorous and quickly spreading yet remain compact and under
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    16-18'
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  • Cranesbill

    Vigorous and fast growing producing mounds of finely-cut green foliage, smaller purple-pink flowers bloom continuously above the foliage, exceptional long bloom time, excellent ground cover.
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    16-18'
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  • Geum - Avens

    Produces mounding rosettes of serrated foliage. Prized for its early spring bloom. Grows best in moist soils with good drainage. Prefers cooler climates.

  • NEW FOR 2019
    Geum Pretticoats™ Peach

    Avens

    A Terra Nova introduction, finally a Geum that will not only flower in spring but reblooms all summer long! Profuse peach and yellow flowers are semi-double and ruffled when they bloom on dark red stems, green foliage is compact and clumping, works w
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    10-'
    3" Plug
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  • Avens

    Fully double bright scarlet flowers bloom early spring on tall branching stems, provide adequate moisture and protect from strong afternoon sun.
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    12-18'
    3" Plug
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  • Avens

    From Brent Horvath of Intrinsic Perennial Gardens, exquisite semi-double flowers of rose, pink and cream, flowers are sterile for exceptional long bloom time and the ruffled petals add a sense of elegance, dark green foliage remains tidy, very flori
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    18-'
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  • Avens

    A sterile selection that will bloom from spring through the heat of summer, deep green fuzzy foliage forms a compact mound.
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    30-'
    3" Plug
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  • Gypsophila - Baby's Breath

    Baby's Breath works well as a filler plant in a perennial garden.  It's wispy habit will act as camouflage amd fill in for any fading springtime perennials or empty spaces.  The flowers are log lasting and can be used fresh or dried.

  • Baby's Breath

    Small white, semi-double, and slightly fragrant flowers bloom late spring thru midsummer, uniform clump of grey-green foliage, deadhead the first round of flowers to encourage re-bloom.

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    3-9
    16-'
    3" Plug
    30
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