THE EARLY SHOW

Early blooming perennials


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THE EARLY SHOW

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Brunnera macrophylla
(Siberian Bugloss)
Brunnera

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BRUNNERA MAC QUEEN OF HEARTS
Size: con 1 - PWINNER  Qty: 146
BRUNNERA MAC STERLING SILVER
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 358
BRUNNERA MAC JACK OF DIAMONDS
Size: con 1 - PWINNER  Qty: 337
BRUNNERA MAC JACK FROST
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 442
The dainty, forget-me-not type blue flowers appear in April, right after the foliage emerges. This shade-loving perennial comes in plain green, as well as several silver-leafed varieties and one with variegated foliage.

Dicentra
(Bleeding Heart)
Dicentra

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DICENTRA SPE VALENTINE
Size: con 2 -  Qty: 96
DICENTRA EXIMIA LUXURIANT
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 26
DICENTRA PINK DIAMONDS
Size: con 1 - PWINNER  Qty: 27
DICENTRA FOR KING OF HEARTS
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 9
A classic for the shade garden. D. spectabilis is a large variety that has arching stems of heart-shaped pink blooms. D. spe. 'Gold Heart' has the same blooms, but with striking golden yellow foliage. The dwarf varieties have finely cut foliage, smaller flowers, and continue blooming into the summer.

Epimedium
(Barrenwort or Bishop's Hat)
Epimedium

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EPIMEDIUM PINK CHAMPAGNE
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 27
EPIMEDIUM RUBRUM
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 15
EPIMEDIUM VER SULPHUREUM
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 41
Dainty flowers on wiry stems appear in early spring. The blooms resemble tiny columbine flowers. Small, heart-shaped leaves unfold shortly after. Great for dry, shady areas.


Helleborus
(Lenten Rose)
Helleborus

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HELLEBORUS BLACK DIAMOND
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 1
HELLEBORUS WEDDING BELLS
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 1
HELLEBORUS IVORY PRINCE
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 6
HELLEBORUS DARK AND HANDSOME
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 4
HELLEBORUS NEW YORK NIGHT
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 10
This shade lover is one of the earliest to bloom, often blooming February. Many varieties are available, with large single or double blooms. The evergreen foliage grows 18-24" tall.

Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon'
(Woodland Phlox)
Phlox div. 'Blue Moon'

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Fragrant, large blue flower clusters appear in April. Grows 12-14" tall with a spreading habit.

Phlox subulata
(Moss Phlox or Creeping Phlox)
Phlox

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PHLOX SUB PINK SPARKLES
Size: con 1 - PWINNER  Qty: 263
PHLOX SUB CORAL EYE
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 120
PHLOX SUB CANDY STRIPE
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 413
PHLOX SUB EMERALD PINK
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 389
PHLOX SUB STRAWBERRIES N CREAM
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 165
PHLOX SUB WHITE DELIGHT
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 147
PHLOX SUB RED WING
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 507
PHLOX SUB PURPLE BEAUTY
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 252
PHLOX SUB SNOWFLAKE
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 226
PHLOX SUB SCARLET FLAME
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 264
PHLOX SUB DRUMMONDS PINK
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 54
PHLOX SUB RUBY RIOT
Size: con 1 - PWINNER  Qty: 287
The evergreen mat of needle-like foliage produces a carpet of color in early spring. Some varieties will rebloom in the fall.


Stylophorum diphyllum
(Wood Poppy or Celandine Poppy)
Stylophorum'

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STYLOPHORUM DIPHYLLUM
Size: con 1 -  Qty: 13
A native to woody areas, this perennial produces large, golden yellow, butter-cup shaped blooms in early spring. Prefers a moist soil, and naturalizes well. Perfect for shady rain gardens. Grows 24" tall.