Audrey's Plantmania

An Annapolis gardener sharing her bounty at bargain prices

Butterbur (Petasites japonicus) April 13, 2012



Cauliflower-like flowers emerge in early spring, followed by the main show: amazingly large leaves are over a foot wide, with gorgeous curls that stand like lily pads all summer long.  Sun or shade, but requires more moisture in the sun to prevent wilting.  Slowly spreads by runners to fill a large area.  A rare WOW plant that will make your friends stop and stare!




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2018 Plantmania is OPEN! April 8, 2018

Filed under: Announcements — annapolisplants @ 4:57 am

Hello Plantmania Friends, I’m still here, I’m potting, and winter is finally on the run!

If you’re itching to get out there and garden, please email me at audreyplantmania@gmail.com to setup an appointment to visit the garden and take some plants home.   I look forward to seeing you!

So far this spring I have available these plants:

Comfrey    Sun Drops    Strawberries    Sedum ‘Autumnn Joy’    Arum    Butterbur    Lenten Rose    Hypericum ‘Brigadoon’     St. Johns Wort    Periwinkle    Monarda ‘Claire Grace’     Monarda ‘Raspberry Wine’     Nandina    Tartarian Aster   Naturalizing Daylily   Yellow Twig Dogwood   Rose of Sharon   Forsythia   Winter Honeysuckle   Native Redbud       Moneyplant   Native Spiderwort   Sedum Angelina    Celandine   Harlequin Glory Bower Tree   Painters Palette   Ostrich Fern   Obedient Plant   Periwinkle    Salvia ‘Maraschino’   Fernleaf Tansy   Yellow Flag Iris   Yellow Archangel variegated groundcover

 

Plantmania 2014: Better Late than Never! April 9, 2014

Filed under: Announcements — annapolisplants @ 3:35 am
Purple hellebores bloom in early spring, sometimes in February!

Purple hellebores bloom in early spring, sometimes in February!

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Comfrey

Comfrey

Bushy Celandine

Bushy Celandine

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Vinca major with variegated leaves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The garden has thawed, the pollen is blowing, and the plants are up!

So far I’ve potted up these plants:

Periwinkle **     Butterbur **   Hellebores **   Winter Jasmine **     Comfrey      Vinca major     St Johns Wort    Daylilies    Celandine
Moneyplant    Sun Drops    Strawberries    Mint
** These plants are all blooming now, come see!!!