Annual Plant Distribution

2009

Plants at Numbered Stakes

The following list contains the plants that will be located in front of numbered stakes during the Annual Plant Distribution.

Abelia ×grandiflora 'Rose Creek' (Linneaceae)
glossy abelia

sun to light shade; 3'

Stake number: 1

Agastache breviflora (Lamiaceae)
Trans-pecos giant hyssop

sun; well-drained soil; 36"

Stake number: 2

Agastache pringlei (Lamiaceae)
Pringle's giant hyssop

sun; well-drained soil; 36"

Stake number: 3

Agave lophantha (Agavaceae)
thorn-crested agave

sun; well-drained soil; 3'

Stake number: 4

Agave striata var. striata (Agavaceae)
needle agave

sun; well-drained soil; 3'

Stake number: 5

Allium stellatum (Amaryllidaceae)
prairie onion

sun to part shade; 12"–18"

Stake number: 6

Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii 'Pumpkin' (Acanthaceae)
flame anisacanthus

sun; well-drained soil; 3'–5'

Stake number: 7

Artemisia abrotanum (Asteraceae)
Southernwood

sun; 18"–36"

Stake number: 8

Artemisia 'Powis Castle' (Asteraceae)
Powis Castle artemisia

sun; 18"

Stake number: 9

Aucuba japonica (contorted variegated) (various cultivars) (Garryaceae)

Stake number: 10

Bletilla striata (Orchidaceae)
ground orchid

shade, moist soil; 12"–15"

Stake number: 11

Buddleja davidii 'Evil Ways' (Scrophulariaceae)
golden butterfly-bush

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 12

Buddleja 'Lochinch' (Scrophulariaceae)
Lochinch Castle butterfly-bush

sun; 6'–8'

Stake number: 13

Callicarpa dichotoma 'Spring Gold' (Lamiaceae)
golden purple beautyberry

sun to shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 14

Calycanthus ×raulstonii 'Hartlage Wine' (Calycanthaceae)
Raulston allspice

sun to part shade; 8'–10'

Stake number: 15

Calycanthus 'Venus' (Calycanthaceae)
hybrid sweetshrub

sun to part sun; 3'–6'

Stake number: 16

Canna 'Ermine' (Cannaceae)
canna-lily

sun to light shade; 4'–6'

Stake number: 17

Ceratostigma griffithii (Plumbaginaceae)
Griffith's blue leadwort

sun to light shade; 3'

Stake number: 18

Chionanthus virginicus (Oleaceae)
fringe tree

sun to part shade; 15'–25'

Stake number: 19

×Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Morning Cloud' (Bignoniaceae)
chitalpa

sun to part shade; 25'

Stake number: 20

Chrysanthemum 'Venus' (Asteraceae)
garden chrysanthemum

sun; 3'–4'

Stake number: 21

Conradina canescens (Lamiaceae)
false rosemary

sun; well-drained soil; 18"–24"

Stake number: 22

Convallaria majalis (Liliaceae)
lily of the valley

shade; 12"–18"

Stake number: 23

Costus speciosus (Costaceae)
canereed

partial sun to shade; 6'–8'

Stake number: 24

Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Avonbank' (Rosaceae)
willow-leaved cotoneaster

sun to light shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 25

Curcuma petiolata (Zingiberaceae)
hidden cone ginger

light shade to shade; 3'–6'

Stake number: 26

Decumaria sinensis (Hydrangeaceae)
Chinese wood-vamp

sun to shade; 15'

Stake number: 27

Deutzia ×lemoinei (Hydrangeaceae)
Lemoine deutzia

sun to light shade; 6'

Stake number: 28

Deutzia setchuenensis var. corymbiflora (Hydrangeaceae)
Sichuan deutzia

sun; 4'–8'

Stake number: 29

Edgeworthia chrysantha (compact form) (Thymelaeaceae)
golden paperbush

sun to part shade; 4'

Stake number: 30

Epimedium ×versicolor 'Sulphureum' (Berberidaceae)
fairy wings

shade; 14"

Stake number: 31

Eucomis montana (Hyacinthaceae)
montane pineapple-lily

sun to partial shade; 16"

Stake number: 32

Eucomis 'Tugela Jade' (Hyacinthaceae)
hybrid pineapple lily

sun to light shade; 18"

Stake number: 33

Eupatorium fortunei 'Pink Frost' (Asteraceae)
variegated Chinese eupatorium

sun; moist soil; 3'

Stake number: 34

Ficus sarmentosa var. nipponica × F. carica (Moraceae)
hybrid creeping fig

sun to shade; 16"

Stake number: 35

Forsythia mandshurica 'Vermont Sun' (Oleaceae)
Manchurian forsythia

sun to light shade; 6'–8'

Stake number: 36

Gaillardia aestivalis var. winkleri (Asteraceae)
Texas firewheel

sun, well-drained soil; 24"

Stake number: 37

Gaillardia aestivalis var. winkleri 'Grape Sensation' (Asteraceae)
purple Texas firewheel

sun, well-drained soil; 24"

Stake number: 38

Heimia salicifolia (Lythraceae)
shrubby yellowcrest

sun to light shade; 3'–6'

Stake number: 39

Helleborus ×hybridus (Ranunculaceae)
Lenten rose

shade; 15"–18"

Stake number: 40

Hibiscus mutabilis (Malvaceae)
Confederate rose

sun to light shade; 8'–10'

Stake number: 41

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Beauté Vendômoise' (Hydrangeaceae)
lacecap French hydrangea

shade; 4'–5'

Stake number: 42

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Masja' (Hydrangeaceae)
bigleaf hydrangea

shade; 3'–4'

Stake number: 43

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Möwe' (Hydrangeaceae)
French hydrangea

shade; 4'–5'

Stake number: 44

Hydrangea paniculata 'Brussels Lace' (Hydrangeaceae)
panicled hydrangea

sun to shade; 6' × 6'

Stake number: 45

Hydrangea serrata 'Woodlanders' (Hydrangeaceae)
mountain hydrangea

light shade to full shade; 3'

Stake number: 46

Iris 'Again and Again' (Iridaceae)
tall bearded reblooming iris

sun; 36"

Stake number: 47

Iris 'Lights Camera Action' (Iridaceae)
tall bearded iris

sun; 36"

Stake number: 48

Iris 'Now See This' (Iridaceae)
tall bearded iris

sun; 36"

Stake number: 49

Iris 'Spouting Horn' (Iridaceae)
tall bearded iris

sun; 38"

Stake number: 50

Iris 'Starwoman' (Iridaceae)
intermediate bearded iris

sun; 28"

Stake number: 51

Jasminum fruticans (Oleaceae)
shrubby jasmine

sun; 3'–5'

Stake number: 52

Juniperus conferta (Cupressaceae)
shore juniper

sun; 1'–2'

Stake number: 53

Lamium galeobdolon 'Hermann's Pride' (Lamiaceae)
yellow archangel

sun to shade; 12"

Stake number: 54

Lepechinia graveolens (Lamiaceae)
Bolivian pitchersage

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 55

Lespedeza thunbergii 'White Fountain' (Fabaceae)
white bush-clover

sun to light shade; 5'–8'

Stake number: 56

Lobelia cardinalis (Campanulaceae)
cardinal flower

part sun; 3'–4'

Stake number: 57

Lonicera sempervirens f. sulphurea (Caprifoliaceae)
yellow trumpet honeysuckle

sun to light shade; as staked

Stake number: 58

Lonicera standishii (Caprifoliaceae)
Standish's honeysuckle

sun to part shade; 8'

Stake number: 59

Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii 'Big Momma' (Malvaceae)
Drummond's wax mallow

sun; 5'

Stake number: 60

Manettia cordifolia 'John Elsley' (Rubiaceae)
firecracker vine

sun to light shade; 8'–10'

Stake number: 61

Muehlenbeckia complexa (Polygonaceae)
creeping wirevine

sun to partial shade; 3"

Stake number: 62

Musa velutina (Musaceae)
pink velvet banana

sun to shade; 6'–10'

Stake number: 63

Othonna cheirifolia (Asteraceae)
barbary ragwort

sun; 6"

Stake number: 64

Penstemon pinifolius (Plantaginaceae)
pineneedle beardtongue

sun; well-drained soil; 10"–16"

Stake number: 65

Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile' (Hydrangeaceae)
beautiful star mock-orange

sun; 8'

Stake number: 67

Philadelphus satsumi (Hydrangeaceae)
mock-orange

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 68

Phlox divaricata (Polemoniaceae)
woodland phlox

part shade to shade; 1'

Stake number: 69

Phlox nivalis 'Camla' (Polemoniaceae)
trailing phlox

sun; well-drained soil; 8"

Stake number: 70

Pinus taeda NCSU Dwarf Group (Pinaceae)
dwarf loblolly pine

sun; 30' (slowly)

Stake number: 71

Pittosporum parvilimbum (Pittosporaceae)
narrowleaf pittosporum

sun to part shade; 4'–8'

Stake number: 72

Punica granatum (Lythraceae)
common pomegranate

sun to part shade; 12'–20'

Stake number: 73

×Pyracomeles vilmorinii (Rosaceae)
Vilmorin's pyracomeles

sun to light shade; 10'–18'

Stake number: 74

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue' (Lamiaceae)
rosemary

sun; well-drained soil; 4'

Stake number: 75

Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki' (Salicaceae)
variegated willow

sun to part shade; 15'

Stake number: 76

Salvia greggii 'Pink Perfection' (Lamiaceae)
autumn sage

sun; well-drained soil; 3'

Stake number: 77

Salvia leucantha 'Midnight' (Lamiaceae)
Mexican bush sage

sun; well-drained soil; 4' tall

Stake number: 78

Salvia microphylla 'Wild Watermelon' (Lamiaceae)
baby sage

sun; well-drained soil; 3'

Stake number: 79

Saxifraga stolonifera (Saxifragaceae)
strawberry geranium

light shade to full shade; 8"

Stake number: 80

Sedum (Crassulaceae)
stonecrop

sun; 4"

Stake number: 83

Sedum album (Crassulaceae)
white stonecrop

sun; 3"

Stake number: 81

Sedum 'Matrona' (Crassulaceae)
hybrid stonecrop

sun to part shade; 2'

Stake number: 82

Sedum tetractinum (Crassulaceae)
Chinese sedum

sun to part shade; 3"

Stake number: 84

Seemannia nematanthodes 'Evita' (Gesneriaceae)
hardy gloxinia

sun to shade; 8"–12"

Stake number: 85

Selaginella braunii (Selaginellaceae)
arborvitae fern

part shade to shade; 12"

Stake number: 86

Selaginella uncinata (Selaginellaceae)
peacock moss

part shade to shade; 6"–10"

Stake number: 87

Serissa japonica 'Apple Blossom' (Rubiaceae)
Japanese snow rose

sun to shade; 3'

Stake number: 88

Spiraea ×cinerea 'Grefsheim' (Rosaceae)
garland spiraea

sun; 4'–6'

Stake number: 89

Symphoricarpos ×doorenbosii 'Magic Berry' (Caprifoliaceae)
Doorenbos coralberry

sun to partial shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 90

Symphoricarpos orbiculatus 'Central Avenue' (Caprifoliaceae)
coralberry

sun to partial shade; 3'–5'

Stake number: 91

Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Nagaba' (Apocynaceae)
variegated Asian jessamine

sun to partial shade; 12'+

Stake number: 92

Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Theta' (Apocynaceae)
narrowleaf Asiatic jessamine

sun or shade; 12" or as trained

Stake number: 93

Trachycarpus fortunei (Arecaceae)
windmill palm

sun to part shade; 30'

Stake number: 94

Tradescantia pallida (Commelinaceae)
purple heart

sun to light shade; 10"

Stake number: 95

Viburnum dentatum 'Golden Arrow' (Adoxaceae)
golden Southern arrowwood

sun; 8'–12'

Stake number: 96

Viburnum nudum 'Angustifolium' (Adoxaceae)
narrowleaf possumhaw viburnum

sun to shade; 6'

Stake number: 97

Weigela amagiensis (Diervillaceae)
Japanese cardinal shrub

sun to light shade; 4'–7'

Stake number: 98