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Hibiscus syriacus Violet Satin | Rose of Sharon | 10_seeds


This is Hibiscus syriacus Violet Satin, also known as Rose of Sharon, and Shrub Althea. This plant likes to live in full sun where it burst with gorgeous blossoms of lavender, blue, and violet from the middle of Summer until early Fall. The flowers, leaves and roots are edible and are normally found in salads or used as vegetables. The leaves can also be dried and used to make a tea. The younger the leaves and flowers the more tender they are. The roots are fibrous and lacking much flavor, but if you know how to season things it can be delicious. Hibiscus plants in general are a nectar source for the Cloudless Sulphur, Orbed Sulphur, Disguised Scrub-Hairstreak, Yojoa Scrub-Hairstreak, Dukes Skipper, Large Orange Sulphur, White Angled-Sulphur, Yellow Angled-Sulphur, and Monk butterflies, and larval hosts for the Bumelia Webworm and Pearly Wood-nymph moths, and the Cloudless Sulphur butterfly. USDA Hardiness Zones 5 to 8.
Hibiscus syriacus Violet Satin | Rose of Sharon | 10_seeds

100 Available Now

This is Hibiscus syriacus Violet Satin, also known as Rose of Sharon, and Shrub Althea. This plant likes to live in full sun where it burst with gorgeous blossoms of lavender, blue, and violet from the middle of Summer until early Fall. The flowers, leaves and roots are edible and are normally found in salads or used as vegetables. The leaves can also be dried and used to make a tea. The younger the leaves and flowers the more tender they are. The roots are fibrous and lacking much flavor, but if you know how to season things it can be delicious. Hibiscus plants in general are a nectar source for the Cloudless Sulphur, Orbed Sulphur, Disguised Scrub-Hairstreak, Yojoa Scrub-Hairstreak, Dukes Skipper, Large Orange Sulphur, White Angled-Sulphur, Yellow Angled-Sulphur, and Monk butterflies, and larval hosts for the Bumelia Webworm and Pearly Wood-nymph moths, and the Cloudless Sulphur butterfly. USDA Hardiness Zones 5 to 8.
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Senna occidentalis | Coffee Senna | Stinking Weed | 10_Seeds


This is Senna occidentalis, also known as Coffeeweed, Coffee Senna, and Stinking Weed. It grows about 6 feet high and likes to live in full sun to partial shade. The gorgeous yellow and gold blossoms are on display from late spring until the middle of the Summer. This plant is a tender perennial in USDA Hardiness Zones 9 to 11, but can be grown as an annual anywhere.
Senna occidentalis | Coffee Senna | Stinking Weed | 10_Seeds

100 Available Now

This is Senna occidentalis, also known as Coffeeweed, Coffee Senna, and Stinking Weed. It grows about 6 feet high and likes to live in full sun to partial shade. The gorgeous yellow and gold blossoms are on display from late spring until the middle of the Summer. This plant is a tender perennial in USDA Hardiness Zones 9 to 11, but can be grown as an annual anywhere.
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Caesalpinia pulcherrima Pink | 10_Seeds


This is Caesalpinia pulcherrima Pink. This tropical shrub is very popular with the birds, bees, and butterflies. This plant likes to live in the sun or partial shade where it blossoms year around. This is a larval host plant for the Common Mormon, Common Grass Yellow, and Tailed Jay butterflies. USDA Hardiness Zones 8 to 11.
Caesalpinia pulcherrima Pink | 10_Seeds

100 Available Now

This is Caesalpinia pulcherrima Pink. This tropical shrub is very popular with the birds, bees, and butterflies. This plant likes to live in the sun or partial shade where it blossoms year around. This is a larval host plant for the Common Mormon, Common Grass Yellow, and Tailed Jay butterflies. USDA Hardiness Zones 8 to 11.
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Ficus religiosa | Sacred Fig | Bodhi Tree | Pippala | Peepul |Peepal | 100_Seeds


This is Ficus religiosa, also known as sacred fig, bodhi tree, pippala tree, peepul tree, peepal tree, and ashwattha tree. Growing up to 100 feet tall, this tree attracts a wide variety of bees, birds, and butterflies. This tree likes to live in full sun where it sports chartreuse, yellow, and green blossoms from late Winter until early Spring.  The leaves on this tree continuously move around even if there is no wind or breeze to move them. This fact has made this tree very popular with some religions. Ficus, in general, are larval host plants for the Fig sphinx moth, and the Antillean Daggerwing butterfly. USDA Hardiness Zones 10 to 11
Ficus religiosa | Sacred Fig | Bodhi Tree | Pippala | Peepul |Peepal | 100_Seeds

99 Available Now

This is Ficus religiosa, also known as sacred fig, bodhi tree, pippala tree, peepul tree, peepal tree, and ashwattha tree. Growing up to 100 feet tall, this tree attracts a wide variety of bees, birds, and butterflies. This tree likes to live in full sun where it sports chartreuse, yellow, and green blossoms from late Winter until early Spring. The leaves on this tree continuously move around even if there is no wind or breeze to move them. This fact has made this tree very popular with some religions. Ficus, in general, are larval host plants for the Fig sphinx moth, and the Antillean Daggerwing butterfly. USDA Hardiness Zones 10 to 11
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Spathodea campanulata | African Tulip Tree | Flame of The Forest | 20_Seeds


This is Spathodea campanulata, also known as African Tulip Tree, Flame of The Forest, Fountain Tree, Pichkari, Nandi Flame, and Firebell. This evergreen tree blossoms year round and is extremely fire retardant. This is mainly due to the flower buds which contain water. So much so that children use the buds to squirt water at each other. The upturned flowers collect rain and dew. It prefers to live in full sun or light shade where it will attract a number of different birds, bees, and butterflies. Hummingbirds are among the many birds who adore this tree. It is like a public drinking fountain for the birds. USDA Hardiness Zones 9b to 11.
Spathodea campanulata | African Tulip Tree | Flame of The Forest | 20_Seeds

95 Available Now

This is Spathodea campanulata, also known as African Tulip Tree, Flame of The Forest, Fountain Tree, Pichkari, Nandi Flame, and Firebell. This evergreen tree blossoms year round and is extremely fire retardant. This is mainly due to the flower buds which contain water. So much so that children use the buds to squirt water at each other. The upturned flowers collect rain and dew. It prefers to live in full sun or light shade where it will attract a number of different birds, bees, and butterflies. Hummingbirds are among the many birds who adore this tree. It is like a public drinking fountain for the birds. USDA Hardiness Zones 9b to 11.
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