Flower 411: May 2018

 

April showers really do bring May flowers! Check out our updated list of product availability for May – thanks to our amazing Purchasing team!

 


 

JUST STARTING

 

Acacia foliage pearl

Alchemilla Mollis – local

Amaranthus upright – gold, red, green

Baptista

Begonia leaves

Buddleia Globosa – round ball shaped – yellow

Centranthus – white, red pink

Columbine – import

Cotinus Foliage – purple

Coxcomb – Dutch

Delphinium Hybrid – local

Duetzia Lavender

Eremurus – pink only – other colors to follow

Explosion Grass

Foxglove Peach

Geum

Godetia – salmon, lavender, rose pink

Hebes – blue hebes foliage

Hosta foliage

Iris Bearded

Iris Spurea Tall – limited

Japanese Maple Red – limited

Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate

Kolkwitzia

Larch foliage

Lemon lime cypress foliage

Leucadendron Jubilee Crown and Galpinii

Lisianthus – local – white, pinks, purple, lavender, champagne, yellow – no brown, no black

Lupine – local

Ornithgalum Dubium – local – white only

Peony – local – singles, doubles, tree

Scabiosa – annual colors – limited

Solomon’s Seal

Statice Ammobium

Styrax

Viburnum Lacecaps

Waxflower – import – local is almost finished

Zinnia – local – limited

 

AVAILABLE

 

Allium – import and local

Amaranthus Hanging – green, red, peach

Amaryllis – import

Anemone – local and import – local is ending, import is starting

Artichokes – all size and colors

Aster Matsumoto

Begonia Leaves

Bells

Birds – import

Bouvardia – import – all colors

Bupluerum

Campanula – local

Chamomile/Matricaria/Feverfew

Clematis – Dutch – no White

Cornflower Blue

Cosmos Chocolate – local

Cymbidium – large or mini – New Zealand starting, Dutch finishing

Dahlias –

Burgundy & Coral dahlias available

Pinks, White, orange, purple still very limited

Café au Lait ~ Limited but availability, should increase with the good weather

Ball Dahlias – Usually start in Mid-June…a few here and there

Dianthus Green trick or Green Ball – local

Dianthus Gypsy – local – all colors

Euphorbia – Fireglow and Martini – local

Eremurus – import

Foxglove – white, pink, purple & illumination (orange inside/hot pink outside petal)

Fressia regular – local and import

Freesia Super – local – $$$$

Fritilaria

Gardenias

Gloriosa short – Dutch

Gloriosa Long – Dutch only

Gomphrena

Gerbera – Canada and local

Grevellia Flower – assorted only

Heleborus – import

Honey Suckle

Hyacinth – import

Hyacinth – Muscari blue or white – import

Hydrangea – import

Iris

Kalanchoe – local

Kale – large, frilly, mini – local

Kangaroo Paw – local

Larkspur

Leis and Lei strands

Lilac – import only – $$$$$

Limonium – import or local – limited

Lisianthus – import – black, dark brown

Lily of the valley – import

Manzanita – natural and sandblasted

Magnolia – local – California only

Marguerite Daisy – white

Nandina

Orlaya

Ornithogalum – import – yellow, orange

Ornithogalum Arabicum – import

Passion vine foliage

Pepperberry hanging w/berries

Pepperberry Upright

Pieris Japonica Buds

Phlox – import

Poppy assorted icelandic – import and local

Poppy Oriental

Protea

Pink ice – local and import

Assorted pinks (no mink) – import

Susara – import

White mink – import

Pincushion Protea (Leucospermum) – orange, yellow local

Pussy willow fantail

Ranunculus – import – Dutch -all colors

Ranunculus – import – South America – white available, other colors coming soon

Scabiosa Perennial Local – white and blue

Scented Geranium

Spirea

Statice – NO peach

Southern Smilax – East Coast Variety

Sunflower – black center

Sweet Pea – Dutch import and local (Japan is finished)

Trachelium – import

Tulips – Dutch or local – Dutch tulips nearing the end of the season

Tweedia – import

Veronica – import only

Viburnum Snowball – Green Flower – local

Waxflower – local – pink and purple

 

LIMITED

 

Agonis

Blossom (blooming branches) – only cherry available – almost finished

Brunia Silver – $$$$$

Crocosmia Pods – import – $$$$

Delphinium Belladonna White

Eucalyptus Gunni – limited

Eucalyptus parvifolia – limited

Eucalyptus Silver Dollar – very limited for another month

Eucalyptus Small leaf (moon lagoon, gumdrop, bonsai) –  extremely limited

Gomphrena – seeing a few colors starting to appear

Grevelia Flowering – local assorted only

Marigolds

Papyrus Lions Head – advance notice required

Protea King white – limited

Protea white

Smilax Bag – limited for another month

Sunflower – mini – black center

Tweedia Local – gapping- import

Veronica – local

Wax flower – local – white

Weigela – 1 shipment per week

 

FINISHED/NOT AVAILABLE

 

Amaranthus white – yearning desert – we are no longer able to import this season because of California Agriculture

Anemone – Japanese

Aclepia pods (Moby Dick)

Boronia Heather

Bear Grass – Super length – only available in the late summer now

Blackberries – import

Bleeding Hearts

Blooming branches – Hawthorne

Calicarpa – Beauty Berry

Camelia – all sizes – back on in July

Chamomile yellow daisy – no one grows this anymore

Clematis – local – grower has severe damage – will not cut any for all of 2018

Cosmos – pinks and whites

Cotinus Blooming – has not started yet

Crocosmia Flower

Dogwood Flowering

Fruited Branch Persimmons

Fruiting Branch Pomegranate

Genestra

Grevillea Asplendifolia – Magnolia type

Heather Hot pink

Heather White

Hydrangea local

Hydrangea lacecap

Hydrangea peegee

Jasmine

Kumquats – restricted movement by the Department of Agriculture – not available until further notice

Lace Flower

Laurel Varg. Foliage

Lunaria – finished for the season

Lilac local – Dutch

Lily of the Valley – Portland

Magnolia Foliage

Magnolia Blooming

Millets

Nigella – finished until spring crop starts

Oregano Kents Beauty and Hopley’s pink

Pampas Grass

Penny Cress – local

Pieris Japonica flowering

Privett – black berries

Protea – Protea Blushing Bride – starting in June

Ranunculus – local

Ranunculus butterfly – local and import

Riceflower

Spirea – Japan

Sterling Range Heather

Strawflower

Sweet Pea – Japan

Tallowberry

Thryptomene/Calycina – import

Tulips on the bulb – Portland

Viburnum Berry

Viburnum Pink – Mary Milton

Viburnum Popcorn

Viburnum Tinus

 

COMING SOON

 

Allium Giant – local

Ammobium statice

Blackberries

Blueberry fruit on the stem – end of May

Buddleia globose (yellow balls)

Mock Orange

Nigella

Ninebark with flowers

 

 

 

 

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