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2018 Quail Hollow Farm
5285 Highland Ridge Rd.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
GERMANDER
Teucrium chamaedrys
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-9
SUN
1 ft. to 3 ft. X 6 in. to 12 in
Showy edging plant with glossy dark green leaves
and rosy flowers. Infusion quiets upset stomach
and promotes appetite. Once enjoyed considerable
reputation in the treatment of gout and snakebites.
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GOJI
Lycium Barbarum
HARDY PERENNIAL - ZONES 2-7
SHRUB
SUN/PART SHADE
Mature Height: 8-10 ft.
Mature Width: 8-10 ft.
Studies have shown that the little berry from the
Goji shrub is one of the most nutritious and
powerful foods in the world! Goji, from the
Himalayas, is packed full of antioxidants, amino
acids and essential fatty acids.
HEARTSEASE
Viola tricolor
PERENNIAL ZONE 4-9
SUN – PART SHADE
Height: 6-12 in. Width: 6-12 in.
(Johnny-jump-up)Old English favorite. Charming
purple, lavender and yellow flowers held former
romantic connotations between courting couples.
Flowers are edible. Medicinally for dropsy,
respiratory catarrh and skin eruptions.
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HELIOPSIS
Heliopsis helianthoides
HARDY PERENNIAL ZONES 4-9
SUN
Height 3 ft. to 6 ft.
Spread1 ft. to 3 ft
This clump-forming perennial bears striking,sunflower-like
yellow blooms on long stalks from midsummer to early
autumn. Tolerates drought, but does better if regularly
watered. Tolerates wide range of soils, including poor
ones. Tolerates some light shade, but plants grown in too
much shade tend to require support. Remove spent
flowers to extend the blooming season. Attracts butterflies!
HEUCHERA 'NORTHERN EXPOSURE'
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 4-9
Partial shade to partial sun
Foliage mounds 10 in. tall, 16 in. wide; flower
spikes 16-18 in. tall.
Forms a dense, medium-sized mound with clear red,
round leaves. Green-yellow flower sprays in spring.
Bred from hardy H. richardsonii so stays good looking
longer into the season. Protect from hot afternoon sun
to prevent leaf scorch. Remove any winter-burned
leaves in the spring, otherwise no pruning is required.
HIBISCUS
Hibiscus palustris
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONE 5-11
SUN
Height from 2 1/2' to 6' and older plants can reach a
Width of up to 3'
NATIVE PLANT
A mid to late summer bloomer, also known as Rose
Mallow, or Swamp Mallow. It produces large and showy
disc-shaped flowers. The plant habit is bushy enough to
give a shrub like appearance.A 2008 USDA study
shows consuming Hibiscus Tea lowers blood pressure
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HOPS
Humulus
HARDY PERENNIAL VINE ZONES 3-8
SUN – PART SHADE
VINE
Well known flavoring for beer. Important
medicinally for its calming effect. A pillow
stuffed with hops flowers will overcome insomnia.
Tall, fast growing vine.
HOREHOUND
Marrubium vulgare
HARDY PERENNIAL- ZONES 4-8
SUN
24-36 inches high; 20 inches wide
Horehound candies, once the sovereign
remedy for coughs, are still remembered by
some. Infusion is useful for weak stomach,
lack of appetite and persistent bronchitis
HYSSOP
Hyssopus officinalis
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 3-9
SUN
Height: From 1 to 8 feet. Width: 2-3 feet
Slightly bitter leaves are finely chopped on salad,
game meats, soups and stews. Helps digestion.
Essential oil used in perfumery. Showy spikes of
blue flowers.
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‘FIREWORKS’ FOUNTAIN GRASS
Pennisetum setaceum
TENDER PERENNIAL Zone: 9 – 11
SUN
3 ft. tall and 2 ft. wide.
Colorful, upright growing grass with variegated
stripes of white, green, burgundy and hot pink
running the length of the blade. Purple tassles
appear in summer. Unlike the species, this
cultivar does not reseed. Plant as a specimen or
in mass for a stunning display of color. A great
addition to containers and beds near your patio
or deck.
PENNISETUM ‘FIRST KNIGHT’
TENDER PERENNIAL-ZONES 8-11
SUN
Height:24-36 Inches Spread:4-36 Inches
'First Knight' is an attractive ornamental
grass due to it's very dark purple-black
foliage. An upright habit with the leaves on
the edges arching gracefully downward.
Outstanding in a container garden or even in
the landscape in mass plantings or as a
specimen.
GAURA “CRIMSON BUTTERFLIES”
(WANDFLOWER)
Gaura lindheimeri Crimson Butterflies
HARDY PERENNIAL – ZONES 5-10
SUN
Mature Height: 18 - 24"
A long display of unusually deep, hot pink clumps of
flowers are borne on far shorter, stouter red stems
than standard gaura, rising just above the attractive
foliage.  Ideal for small gardens and containers.
HEUCHERA “MARMALADE”
(CORAL BELLS, ALUM ROOT)
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 4-9
SHADE – SUN
Height1 ft. to 3 ft.Spread1 ft. to 3 ft.
The maple-shaped leaves of this heuchera are
pale orange with overtones honey, amber, and
even pale green. Some are a single color,
while others are a fusion. Reddish brown
flowers appear in summer. Alum-root, as its
name would indicate, is a powerful astringent
of such intensity as seldom to be
administered internally
HEUCHERA “RED LIGHTNING”
(CORAL BELLS, ALUM ROOT)
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 4-9
SHADE – SUN
Height: 10-12 inches. Width: 12-14 inches
Huge gold leaves with dark red veins. Best
used for borders and in containers. Color
holds throughout the season. Alum-root, as its
name would indicate, is a powerful astringent
of such intensity as seldom to be administered
internally.
INDIAN SPRING MIX HOLLYHOCK
Alcea rosea
BIENNIAL ZOES 3-9
SUN
HEIGHT UP TO 72 IN.
Indian Spring hollyhock is an antique English variety which has been
grown since at least the early 1500s, possibly earlier. These towering
highlights of traditional English cottage and country gardens have 3 to
5 inch blossoms in a range of colors from white to a medium red. In
ideal conditions, they can grow to 9 feet tall, bringing interest and
drama while drawing the eyes upward. Also excellent as a long lived
cut flower for displays.
Highly attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. The leaves are
edible either raw or cooked and the flower buds and petals add color
and intrigue as a garnish for salads or fresh dishes.
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