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2018 Quail Hollow Farm
Berkeley Springs, WV
25411
304-258-0584
AJUGA 'BERGUNDY GLOW'
Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow'
HARDY PERENNIAL – ZONES 4-10
PART TO FULL SUN
Ht, 2-4” X Width 12”
(Bugleweed) Excellent spreading groundcover featuring
colorful burgundy tinged pale green and cream variegated
foliage and deep blue flower spikes. Forms a dense, carpet-like
mat, even in shady areas!
Bugle has a long history of use as a wound herb and, although
little used today, it is still considered very useful in arresting
haemorrhages and is also used in the treatment of coughs and
spitting of blood in incipient consumption. The plant contains
digitalis-like substances  and is thought to possess heart tonic
properties. It has also been considered good for the treatment
of excessive alcohol intake. The whole plant is aromatic,
astringent and bitter. It is widely used in various preparations
against throat irritations and especially in the treatment of
mouth ulcers.
ALKANET
Anchusa officinalis
BIENNIAL – SELF SEEDS
ZONES 4-9
SUN/PART SHADE
Height of 2 ft and a Width of 16 in
Beautiful clear purple-blue flowers to the garden in June and
July. It has been used as a diuretic, and to induce perspiration.
The root decoction was thought to have blood cleansing action.
Said to be effective when applied topically for ulcers and injuries
to the skin. The plant is a biennial, preferring dry, sandy soil and
full sun. Hardy through a wide range of zones and generously self-
seeding, an individual plant can produce 900 seeds. Although
sometimes an unwanted volunteer in hayfields, it is indispensable
in hummingbird and bee gardens, where the lovely trumpet-
shaped flowers will easily attract these busy visitors.
ALLHEAL
Prunella vulgaris
GROUND COVER
SUN or SHADE
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONE 4-9
Infusion is effective medicine for most
internal and external wounds due to its
astringent action. Also as
a gargle for sore throat.
ALOE VERA
Aloe barbadensis
TENDER SUCCULENT
INDIRECT LIGHT OR SHADE
The famous healing plant. Fresh leaves can
be split and gel applied to treat minor burns,
sunburn, wrinkles, insect bites, minor cuts,
scratches, and skin irritations. The juice is
also used internally for ulcers.
ANISE HYSSOP
Agastache foeniculum
HARDY PERENNIAL ZONES 4-9
SUN/PART SHADE
Height: 48". Width: 36".
Attractive honey plant; produces abundant
nectar which yields a light fragrant honey.
Strongly anise-scented; delightful for tea or
asculinary seasoning. Showy blue or white
flower
ARNICA
Arnica montana
HARDY PERENNIAL- ZONES 6-9
SUN-PART SHADE
This is the official Arnica which is the
basis for many homeopathic remedies,
salves etc. Traditional European folk
use as a poultice to relieve pain and
reduce inflammation of sprains and
bruises
Silvermound Artemisia (Wormwood)
Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'
HARDY PERENNIAL- Zones 5-8
SUN
Height: 8-10 In. Spread: 10-15 In.
Soft, silky, shimmering silver foliage.
Wormwood is the defining ingredient of vermouth,
without which the martini could not exist.Bitter herbs
kick-start the digestive system, stimulate the liver, and
boost the immune system.
ASTRAGALUS
Astragalus membranaceus
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 6-11
SUN/PART SHADE
Width 4ft. Height up to 10ft.
Has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for
thousands of years,to support and enhance the
immune system. Astragalus has also been used for
heart disease. The root of the astragalus plant is the
medicinal part, and is usually harvested from
4-year-old plants
Aztec Sweet Herb
Phyla dulcis
TENDER PERENNIAL- ZONES 11+
SUN
Mexican herb used since at least the time of the
Aztecs for coughs, colds, bronchitis, asthma, and
colic. Leaves contain the intensely sweet compound
hernandulcin (1000 times sweeter than sugar) but
high camphor content makes them unsuitable for use
as a sugar substitute. Fast growing, low creeper, with
small white flowers; excellent in hanging baskets
Anemone Pretty Lady Diana
(Wind Flower)
Anemone hupehensis 'Pretty Lady Diana'
HARDY PERENNIAL – ZONES 3-9
Light shade/Shade
Height:14-16 In-Spread:18-24 In
Large two inch flowers in late summer/early fall on
short, compact plants. Attractive dark green foliage
provides a nice filler through the summer. Long-
lived plants provide elegant color to the border or
woodland edge