Perennials For Perfect Patio Plantings

For flower pots and container gardens, these colorful, hardy perennials offer all the joys of gardening in smaller spaces.

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  1. Phenomenal Lavender Plant,  Lavandula intermedia Phenomenal field

    Phenomenal French Hybrid Lavender (Lavandula intermedia 'Phenomenal' PP24193) is a French hybrid lavender notable for its outstanding cold hardiness and tolerance to heat and high hu...

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    Phenomenal Lavender Phenomenal Lavender Lavandula intermedia Phenomenal PP#24,193
    As low as $12.99 Sale $10.39
    Per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
    Phenomenal French Hybrid Lavender (Lavandula intermedia 'Phenomenal' PP24193) is a French hybrid lavender notable for its outstanding cold hardiness and tolerance to heat and high humidity. The plants grow into a beautiful mounded shape, with purple flowers on tall stems in mid-summer.
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  2. Pink and Orange and Silver Agastache rupestris, Agastache rupestris, Licorice Mint or Sunset Hyssop

    Agastache rupestris (Licorice Mint Hyssop) is one of the best, most durable species in the Agastache family. With smoky orange flowers held by lavender calyxes, the entire plant is s...

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    Agastache rupestris Licorice Hummingbird Mint (Sunset Hyssop) Agastache rupestris
    As low as $11.99 Sale $9.59
    Per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
    Agastache rupestris (Licorice Mint Hyssop) is one of the best, most durable species in the Agastache family. With smoky orange flowers held by lavender calyxes, the entire plant is scented like licorice and mint. A 1996 High Country Gardens introduction. Drought resistant/drought tolerant perennial plant (xeric).
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  3. Agastache Kudos™ Mandarin, Hummingbird Mint, Photo courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.

    Agastache Kudos Mandarin (Hummingbird Mint or Hyssop) has showy, bright-orange flowers on short flower spikes which are highly attractive to hummingbirds. Its compact size and bushy ...

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    Kudos™ Mandarin Agastache Kudos™ Mandarin Hummingbird Mint (Hyssop) Agastache Kudos™ Mandarin PP#25,381
    As low as $12.99 Sale $10.39
    Per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
    Agastache Kudos Mandarin (Hummingbird Mint or Hyssop) has showy, bright-orange flowers on short flower spikes which are highly attractive to hummingbirds. Its compact size and bushy habit gives it a neat and tidy appearance, while it blooms from early summer through September.
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  4. Hesperaloe parviflora Straight Up Red PPAF

    Straight Up Red Texas Yucca PPAF is an everblooming yucca that produces a summer-long display of red-pink flowers held on strongly upright growing flower spikes. 2017 Plant of The Ye...

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    Straight Up Red Texas Yucca (Hesperaloe) Straight Up Red Texas Yucca Hesperaloe parviflora Straight Up Red
    As low as $12.99 Sale $10.39
    Per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
    Straight Up Red Texas Yucca PPAF is an everblooming yucca that produces a summer-long display of red-pink flowers held on strongly upright growing flower spikes. 2017 Plant of The Year.
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Asclepias | Milkweed

Host plant for Monarch caterpillars & butterflies.

Easy to care for & long-blooming.

Pollinators love the nectar-rich blooms.

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Unique Plants

Hard-to-find and unusual plants.

Add beauty and interest to your landscape.

Striking colors and interesting blooms. 

Agastache | Hummingbird Mint

Superb hummingbird plants.

Thrive in hot, sunny conditions.

Fragrant & deer resistant.


New Spring-Planted Bulbs For Containers

These plants grow to their full, mature size in just one season. A great choice for adding colorful flowers and lush foliage to gardens and containers.

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  1. Mojito Elephant Ear, Photo by Loretta Sorsby

    ‘Mojito’ Elephant Ear (Colocasia esculenta) strikes a stunning profile with bold speckled foliage. Every leaf produces its own unique pattern, reaching up to two feet long. Stron...

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    Mojito Elephant Ear Mojito Elephant Ear PP#21995 Colocasia esculenta Mojito PP#21995
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    $21.99 Sale $17.59
    Per Bag of 1
    ‘Mojito’ Elephant Ear (Colocasia esculenta) strikes a stunning profile with bold speckled foliage. Every leaf produces its own unique pattern, reaching up to two feet long. Strong stems lift the foliage skyward before arching gracefully outward for a fountain-like appearance. Perfect for creating privacy and adding lush foliage to outdoor spaces, container gardens, or flower beds. Elephant ears also make great houseplants!
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  2. Hawaiian Retreat Bulb Collection

    Our Rainforest Retreat Bulb Collection offers elegant blooms and dramatic foliage for a lush oasis in your home or outdoor space. Broad, striking Elephant Ears layer over a variety o...

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    Rainforest Retreat Bulb Collection Rainforest Retreat Bulb Collection
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    $35.97 Sale $28.77
    Per Bag of 7
    Our Rainforest Retreat Bulb Collection offers elegant blooms and dramatic foliage for a lush oasis in your home or outdoor space. Broad, striking Elephant Ears layer over a variety of patterned red, white, and green Caladium. Calla Lily adds speckled leaves and graceful white flowers. Plant in gardens or containers indoors or out – wherever you want to enjoy a relaxing escape. Collection of 7 bulbs.
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  3.  Captain Safari® Calla Lily, close up of orange petals

    ‘Captain Safari®’ Calla Lily (Zantedeschia) glows with gold and orange blooms, stylishly contrasted by arching blue-green leaves. Long lasting flowers and speckled leaves make a...

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    Captain Safari® Calla Lily Captain Safari® Calla Lily Zantedeschia Captain Safari®
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    ‘Captain Safari®’ Calla Lily (Zantedeschia) glows with gold and orange blooms, stylishly contrasted by arching blue-green leaves. Long lasting flowers and speckled leaves make a bold statement in the garden, perfect for a tropical touch along water features. Callas are striking in both flower beds and container gardens, and long-lasting flowers are prized as elegant and cut flowers.
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  4. Oasis Garden Bulb Collection

    Our Oasis Garden Bulb Collection brings dazzling color to shady nooks with texture-rich foliage and bold blooms. Yellow Cannas and Pink Rain Lilies attract butterflies and hummingbir...

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    Oasis Garden Bulb Collection Oasis Garden Bulb Collection
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    $39.97 Sale $31.97
    Per Bag of 32
    Our Oasis Garden Bulb Collection brings dazzling color to shady nooks with texture-rich foliage and bold blooms. Yellow Cannas and Pink Rain Lilies attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden summer through fall. Heart-shaped leaves of Caladium combine brilliant colors in fascinating designs. This collection is perfect for containers and small gardens, or as an addition to shady beds and borders. Collection of 31 bulbs.
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Wildflowers For Containers

Bright blooms will attract pollinators wherever you plant them! Annuals bloom in the first season with long-lasting flowers. Perennials bloom in the second season, and return year after year.

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  1. Yellow Coreopsis lanceolata Seeds, Coreopsis lanceolata, Lance Leaf Coreopsis Seeds

    A true staple to meadows across the country, Lance Leaf Coreopsis is a tough perennial that is native to North America. Perennial....

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    Lance Leaf Coreopsis Seeds Lance Leaf Coreopsis Seeds Coreopsis lanceolata
    As low as $11.95
    Per 1/4 Pound
    A true staple to meadows across the country, Lance Leaf Coreopsis is a tough perennial that is native to North America. Perennial.
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  2. Red Linum grandiflorum rubrum Seeds, Linum grandiflorum rubrum, Scarlet Flax Seeds

    Create a dramatic look in your mid-season meadow Scarlet Flax’s deep, red blooms edged in black. This variety prefers loose soil. Annual....

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    Scarlet Flax Seeds (Linum) Scarlet Flax Seeds Linum grandiflorum rubrum
    As low as $9.95
    Per 1/4 Pound
    Create a dramatic look in your mid-season meadow Scarlet Flax’s deep, red blooms edged in black. This variety prefers loose soil. Annual.
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  3. Blue Cynoglossum amabile Seeds, Cynoglossum amabile, Chinese Forget Me Not Seeds

    The annual variety of the famous Forget me Not, Chinese Forget Me Nots are extremely easy to grow and often the first blooms to ignite the spring meadow. Annual....

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    Chinese Forget Me Not Seeds Chinese Forget Me Not Seeds Cynoglossum amabile
    As low as $5.95
    Per 1/4 Pound
    The annual variety of the famous Forget me Not, Chinese Forget Me Nots are extremely easy to grow and often the first blooms to ignite the spring meadow. Annual.
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  4. Zinnia elegans Seeds, Customer Photo Nancy Rakich

    Ignite your meadow all season long with easy-to-grow Zinnias. The rainbow of blooms last midsummer until frost and add a burst of color both in the garden and cut for bouquets. Annua...

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    Zinnia Seeds Zinnia Seeds Zinnia elegans
    As low as $9.95
    Per 1/4 Pound
    Ignite your meadow all season long with easy-to-grow Zinnias. The rainbow of blooms last midsummer until frost and add a burst of color both in the garden and cut for bouquets. Annual.
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Planting Wildflower Seeds In Fall

From patio pots to large meadows, wildflowers provide low-care color all season long while also supporting pollinators. Planting in fall allows you to take advantage of cooler temperatures an natural rainfall to encourage growth and give a head start on spring blooms.

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Plant A Pop Of Color In Spring

Dahlias and other spring-planted flower bulbs grow into a fully mature plant in just one season. This makes them a great choice for filling in your garden with flowers and foliage while new perennials mature! Pre-order your favorites now to save 20%, and we'll deliver when it's time to plant in your zone.


High Country Gardens: Our Story

Pioneers in Sustainable Gardening

At High Country Gardens we offer plants, products and information that support long-term ecological balance and builds and sustains the love of gardening for generations to come. Our mission is to improve the earth one garden at a time.

Eco-Friendly Gardening & Native Plants:

We’ve addressed the growing needs for water conservation and environmentally-friendly gardening practices by developing an incredible selection of waterwise and native plants. Our plants are chosen for their hardiness, beauty and their support of habitat creation.

Unique Plant Varieties:

We have built our reputation by developing and offering unique plant hybrids that you cannot find elsewhere. Many of our varieties have been exclusively developed by our Founder & Chief Horticulturist, David Salman, the 2008 American Horticultural Society’s Great American Gardener award winner.

Drought Resistant Plants:

We are especially known for our xeric plants, that need minimal water and care once established. Xeriscaping, the practice of landscaping with drought-tolerant plants, has spread beyond just the Southwest and many of our low-water perennials will thrive nationwide.

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