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Past Seasons/Records

List of Plants,Shrubs etc.
Still being updated.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

2012 Season

2012 Season

From seed

Thai Basil Queenette-Ocimum basilicum var

Thai Chili peppers and Chi-Chien peppers

Other stuff
Elephant ear (Colocasia esculenta)
Superba May Night Salvia
Cypress vine (Ipomoea quamoclit) is a member of the morning glory family
Digitalis purpurea ‘Camelot Lavender’Foxglove

Zebrina Hollyhock
Rose Floribunda 'Anthony Meilland'™ PP 8449

Sunday, March 20, 2011

2011 Season

Weather History
April 1-8/57 9-16/57 17-23/66 24-30/75
May 1-8/70 9-16/70 17-24/74 25-31/84
June-Max Temperature 99 °F Av 86 °F Min 74 °F
July-Max Temperature 102 °F Av 90 °F Min 80 °F
August-Max Temperature 95 °F Av 84 °F Min 59 °F

stolen pictures=S

Annuals/Perennials from seed

Under Lights
Yarrow Colorado or Achillea millefolium-Perennial/Annual
(Produces huge flowerheads in shades of red, pink, apricot, yellow, beige and white.)
Scarlet Runner Beans-Phaseolus coccineus

Basil Thai Magic-Ocimum basilicum
Basil Sweet Thai- Anise/Licorice Basil (Bai Horapa)
Basil Queenette-Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflora
An essential herb for Vietnamese and Thai cuisine with a complex flavor clove/mint flavor.

Hippeastrum 'Minerva'

Carpathian bellflower or Tussock bellflower. This species is originated in the Carpathian Mountains and bears blue, white or violet flowers. "Chips Deep Blue"/campanula- mum-all summer-zone 4-7(part sun)"Big Burly".
Seaside/Salt tolerant, OK in containers- Long Blooming 4 weeks or more.

Lobelia Cardinalis-pinelands nursery NJ
Lanterns'or Aquilegia canadensid

Ajuga 'Burgundy Glow' May be a noxious weed or invasive

and Catlin's Giant'May be a noxious weed or invasive

Helleborus 'Royal Heritage'- Dark evergreen glossy leaves.

Sweet Woodruff

Jack-in-the-Pulpit Arisaema triphyllum.april-may

BERGENIA cordifolia 'Rotblum'
Elephant Ears, Pig Squeak, Heartleaf

Sunny Knockout Rose-Rosa 'RADsunny' (PPAF)

Foamy Bells-Heucherella'Alabama Sunrise' PPAF

Heartleaf Bergenia-Bergenia'Rotblum'
Golden Ray'Ligularia Twilight'
Coral Bells-Heuchera x 'Mightnight Rose'

Bergenia'Rotblum' evergreen-forms red flowers over evergreen in spring, round, leathery leaves with wavy edges. Leaves turn red in autumn.

Burning Bush-Euonymus alatus
Arnold Promise Witch Hazel-Hamamelis x interm.'Arnold Promise'
Nellie Stevens Holly
Schipkaensis Laurel-Prunus laurocerasus 'Schipkaensis'
Boursault Rhododendron''Rhododendron c. Boursault'

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

2010 Season

(S) for stolen pic till' I replace them

Average temps for May
1-7)70.1 / 8-14)68 / 15-21)70.4 / 22-31)76.8
Average temps for June
1-7)88.1 / 8-14)79 / 15-21)84.1 / 22-30)91.6
Average temps for July
1-7)92.1 / 8-14)86.8 / 15-21)91.4 / 22-31)90.1
Average temps for August
1-8)88/ 9-15)87/ 16-22)86/ 23-31)86
Average temps for September
1-7)86.5/ 8-14)80.2/ 15-23)80/ 24-30)80

43 days 90+ Atlantic County

Annuals From Seed
Cardinal Climbers

Firebrand Sweet Pea (S)

Canna Pixie

BLACK-EYED SUSAN Tiger Eyes vine (S)

Poppies Red Mellon (gift)

Unknown Cannas
Ladybird Dwarf Red Cosmos

Dahlberg Yellow Daisies.

Coleus 'Red Head'
Waxed Begonias
New Guinea Impatiens
Helichrysum Siempreviva'Icicles'

Pink Anemone Clematis
Golden Jubilee Hyssop or Agastache 'Golden Jubilee'/Hisopo Jubilo Dorado

Hot Papaya Coneflower or Echinacea purpurea 'Hot Papaya' PPAF

Coreopsis verticillata or Thread leaf Tickseed(gift)

Ice Plant or Delosperma cooperi(gift)(S)

Tickseed 'Rising Sun' Coreopsis grandiflora (S)

Beauty of Color Coral Bells
Carmel Coral Bells
Elke Everblooming Geranium-Brecks (S)

Caramel Heuchera-Brecks
Peony or Paeonia lactiflora 'Sarah Bernhardt'-Lowes (S)

Ogon Sweet Flag Dwarf-W-Acorus Gramineus Ogon or Golden Variegated Sweet Flag Grass
Jack Frost-Brunnera macrophylla


Hummingbirds Gold tm Honeysuckle-Lonicarax x brownii 'Kristins Gold'
Pink Lemonade Honeysuckle-Lonicera heckrotti 'Gold Flame'
PJM Rhododendron
Berberis Thunberg II 'Gentry Cultivar'
Aucuba japonica or Japanese laurel(gift)
Ilex Mes Honey Maid Holly Shrub
can grow up to 12' or even 15' tall, but most plants reach a mature height of 8'.
Crape Myrtle Whit VIII 'Rhapsody in Pink' -Lagerstroemia indica introduction from Carl Whitcomb of Stillwater Oklahoma.
Height:12 Feet

Female Dwarf Skimmia-Skimmia Japonica Foremanii

2009 Season

Some commercial growers say perennial plants lasts approximately 5 years
before they start to “run out” and decline in health.


Rudbeckia hirta Indian Summer David Rose
Phlox panicuiata cosmopolitan David Rose
Azalea 1-red 1-white
Daylily 'Lily Grapeete' purple or P_H Dayly Little Grapeete #2 May to July
Sneezeweed 'Mardi Gras' or Helen's Flower Helenium Hybred #2 Aug to October
False sunflower or Heliopsis 'Summer Sun,' stolen June to Sept.
Gaura lindheimeri 'Karalee Petite Pink' May to Aug.
Homestead Purple Verbena or Verbena canadensis 'Homestead'zone 7-10 ? Spring till Frost
Sedum "Angelica"
Creeping Jenny 'Goldilocks' or Lysimachia nummularia
Red Fox Speedwell or Veronica spicata 'Red Fox' June to Aug
Dianthus hybred 'Rosish One' blooms spring to fall
Zebra Mallow or Malva sylvestris 'Zebrina'
Coneflower or Echinacea purpurea 'Doubledecker'stolen Rabbit eat- June to Aug
Goldsturm Rubeckia or Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm' Mid Summer to Fall
Mop Head Hydrangea
Columbine or Aquilegia 'Swan Red and White'
Coral Bell 'Palace Purple' or 'Heuchera micrantha
Double Knock Out Rose 'Pink Radtko'-1
Rainbow Knock Out Rose 'Pink Radcor'-3
Double Knock Out Rose'Rosa Radtko'-1
Knock Out Rose Rosa 'Radrazz'-3
Feather Reed Grass or Calagagrostis acufifolia 'Karl Foerster'
Geranium x 'Rozanne' violet blue PP12175blooms early summer to frost
Obedient Plant or Physostegia 'Virginiana Miss Manners' Mid summer to fall
Obedient Plant or Physostegia 'Vivid'stolen June to Sept
Hyssop or Agastache 'Purple Pygmy'(from seed) stolen
Hyssop or Agastache 'Rupestris'or Sunset Hyssop (from seed) stolen June to Sept
Catmint or Nepeta nervosa 'Felix' (from seed)stolen- Early Summer with repeat blooms
Catmint or Nepeta 'Walker's Low' May to Sept
Beebalm June to Aug

Annuals (new and repeats)

Foxglove or Digitalis Foxy Mix #2 (Biennial lasts 2 years)
Black-eyed Susan or Rudbeckia hirta (Biennial lasts 2 years ?)
Turnsole or Heliotrope 'Marino Blue'
Stained Glassworks Kiwi Fern or Solenostemon
Hypoestes (pink leaves only)

Angel Mist lavender Angelonia or Angelonia angustifolia Benth.

Scaevola aemula or New Wonder Fan Flowerstolen KEEPER
Nicotiana 'Hummingbird II Appleblossom'
Morning Glory 'Scarlet O'Hara' or Ipomoea nil Scarlet O'Hara
Salvia G'Wild Watermelon and Red Salvia
Wishbone flower or Torenia
Nemesia hybrid 'Sunsatia® Raspberry' KEEPER
Angel's Trumpet or Datura inoxia
English Daisy Galaxy or Mix-Bellis perennis 'Galaxy'
Vista Fuchsia Supertunia
Osteospermum 'Lemon Symphony'
African Daisy or Euryops pectinatus 'Viridis'

Cuphea Mexican Heather

Canna or Cannaceae 'Pixie' (from seed)
Sunflower or Helianthus annuus 'Teddy Bear' (from seed)
Palette 'Gaillardia Painters' (from seed)
Cardinal Climbers (from seed)
Morning Glory or Ipomoea purpurea 'Star of Yelta' (from seed)
Spider Flower or Cleome spinosa (from seed)
Red Caster Bean or Ricinus communis 'Carmencita' (from seed)
Cosmos sulphureus 'Ladybird Scarlet' (from seed)
Cosmos sulphureus 'Cosmic Red' (from seed)
Hyacinth Bean or Dolichos lablab (from seed)
Swamp Rose Mallow or (Hibiscus palustris)(from seed)
Dazzler Cranberry,Super Elfin Red Impatiens and various others
Obsession Apricot Verbena
Mix Wax Begonias

Silver Mound Lantana