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2020 Annuals/Perennials availability

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The following are plants I expect to have available for pre-order/pick-up for 2020. Please feel free to call me at (815) 521-9535 or email me at contrarymary@contrarymarysplants.com to place your order and pre-pay for pickup or if you have any questions! Don’t forget to take a look at our newly created CUCUMBER page, SQUASH page and EGGPLANT page, and of course our ever-popular TOMATO page and PEPPER page!!!

Just a caveat….not all plants will be ready/available at the same time, and of course we do have limited quantities (ya snooze, ya looze!). Keep safe and keep thinkin’ spring!

LIST OF ANNUALS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER 2020

PETUNIAS (4 ½” pots $4.95 each)

Petunia Superhero Suzy Storm

Petunia Superhero Suzy Storm

Petunia Superhero Fiona Flash (my pic)

Petunia Superhero Fiona Flash

Petunia Superhero Miss Marvelous (my pic)

Petunia Superhero Miss Marvelous (my pic)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Amore King of Hearts—trailing, white with red hearts
  • Surfinia Heartbeat—trailing, white with pink hearts
  • Ray Black—-mounding/trailing, striking dark black
  • Constellation Pyxis—-trailing, light purple with white flecks
  • Constellation Gemini—-trailing, magenta pink with white speckles
  • Constellation Virgo—-trailing, deep purple with starry white flecks
  • Superhero Fiona Flash
  • Superhero Miss Marvelous
  • Superhero Suzy Storm                                            
  • Hippy Chick Violet—vivid violet rimmed with bright white

 

 

COLEUS (4 ½” POTS $4.95 EACH)

Coleus-Stained-Glassworks-Golden-Gate-my-pic-1

Coleus-Stained-Glassworks-Golden-Gate

Coleus-Copper-my-pic-1

Coleus-Copper

Coleus-and-praying-mantis

Coleus-and-praying-mantis

Coleus-Sunset-Boulevard-my-pic-1

Coleus-Sunset Boulevard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Maaaahvelous Coleus for sun AND shade!
  • Mainstreet Chartreuse
  • Mainstreet Sunset Boulevard
  • Stained Glassworks Copper
  • Stained Glassworks Golden Gate
  • Party Time Pink Fizz

 

OTHER ANNUALS (INDIVIDUAL POTS)

Mezoo trailing red (from Customer Pat)

Mezoo trailing red (from Customer Pat)

Rex Begonia Misty Island

Rex Begonia Misty Island

Rex Begonia Red Robin

Rex Begonia Red Robin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rex Begonia Fireworks (my pic)

Rex Begonia Fireworks

Rex Begonia Hurrican (my pic)

Rex Begonia Hurrican

Rex Begonia Ring of Fire

Rex Begonia Ring of Fire

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Canna Cannova Bronze Scarlet $6.95
  • Dorotheanthus Mezoo Red $5.95
  • Eupatorium Elegant Feathers $7.95
  • Muehlenbeckia Wire Vine $6.95
  • Pilea Baby Tears $5.95—bright light/shade
  • Pilea Red Stem $5.95—bright light/shade
  • Plectranthus Guacamole $5.95
  • Rex Begonia Fireworks $6.95 (4″ Pot)
  • Rex Begonia Hurrican  $6.95 (4″ Pot)
  • Rex Begonia Misty Island $6.95 (4″ Pot)
  • Rex Begonia Red Robin  $6.95 (4″ Pot)
  • Salvia Black & Blue $5.95—-a MUST for hummingbirds!
  • Cardinal Vine $5.95—a “Gotta-have” for hummers!
  • Sedum Ogon $5.95

 

OTHER ANNUALS (FOUR PACKS) $4.95

  • Snapdragon Rocket Mix—-30” stately, bright mix; must for hummers!
  • Snapdragon Rocket Lemon—30” clear yellow and gorgeous!
  • Snapdragon Snapshot Merlot Mix—10” white, plumblossom, burgundy
  • Zinnia Profusion Fire—15” vivid powerhouse; must for butterflies!
  • Zinnia Profusion Double Deep Salmon—14” continuous knockout bloomer!
  • Nicotiana alata—30” pure white, VERY fragrant, must for hummers!

I probably will have other varieties of Zinnias, Sunflowers, and Nasturtiums available…..call or email if interested in May!!!

 

SUCCULENTS

Chick Charms Cotton Candy

Chick Charms Cotton Candy

Chick Charms Cosmic Candy

Chick Charms Cosmic Candy

Chick Charms Cinnamon Starburst

Chick Charms Cinnamon Starburst

Chick Charms Cherry Berry

Chick Charms Cherry Berry

Succulent Pilea Red Stem

Succulent Pilea Red Stem

Succulent Pachyphytum (Baby Toes)

Succulent Pachyphytum (Baby Toes)

Succulent Crassula Lycopodiodes

Succulent Crassula Lycopodiodes

Succulent Sedum Carnicolor

Succulent Sedum Carnicolor

Succulent Sedum Ogon

Succulent Sedum Ogon

Succulent Perle von Nurnberg

Succulent Perle von Nurnberg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We will have a limited amount of other varieties also.

  • Chick Charms Cherry Berry $6.95
  • Chick Charms Cotton Candy $6.95
  • Chick Charms Cinnamon Starburst $6.95
  • Chick Charms Cosmic Candy $6.95
  • Sedum Firestorm $7.95
  • Echevaria Topsy Turvey $7.95
  • Echevaria Perle VonNurnberg $7.95
  • Pepperomia terreyrae $7.95
  • Pachyphytum bracteosum $7.95
  • Crassula lycopodiodes $7.95
  • Sedum Carnicolor $7.95

 

 

HERBS

The following herbs will be available in 3 1/2″ pots fo $4.95. I may have them in other sizes too! Feel free to ask. I may also have other herbs available, so if you don’t see what you are looking for just ask (ya never know WHAT else I may have up my sleeve!)

  • Basil Large Leaf
  • Basil Siam Queen
  • Basil Lemon
  • Basil Genevive
  • Dill Fern Leaf
  • Rosemary
  • Thyme Lemon
  • Parsley Curled
  • Parsley Flat
  • Chives

 

OTHER VEGGIES

  • Kohlrabi 4 pack/$4.95
  • Celery (A Contrary FAVE….MUST try!!!) 4 pack/$4.95
  • Brussel Sprouts 4 pack/$4.95
  • Lettuce—-I possibly will have several varieties….please call or email in May if interested!
  • Okra Red Burgundy 4 pack/$4.95 (possibly will have….needs a warm soil so not ready until at least Mid-May)
  • Strawberry Tristan— A Gotta-Have!!!! 4 ½” pot $5.95
  • Strawberry White Carolina (Pineberry)—Tastes like Pineapple! Plant one everbearing variety (like Tristan) for every five White Carolina for best fruiting!

 

 

PEONIES

The following Peonies will be available in pots for the spring and can safely be planted now! Remember, Peonies can only safely be dug UP in the fall!

  • Peony Burma Midnight
  • Peony Coral Charm
  • Peony Miss Congeniality

 

HEMEROCALLIS (DAYLILIES)

The following are NEW Darling Dramatic Daylilies! Many others that are on my DAYLILY PAGE are also available now.

  • Daylily Angel in Disguise—-$10.95. 25” Early/rebloomer Very fragrant 6” lavender pink blooms with green throat, very textured!
  • Daylily Charlie’s Dream—-$12.95. 30” late. FANTASTIC and jaw-dropping, he has 6” apricot pink blooms with yellow crimping.
  • Daylily Grandmother—- $10.95. 32” mid/rebloomer. VERY fragrant, with 6 ½” pink very ruffles blooms!
  • Daylily Old Time Rock N’ Roll—-$10.95. 30” mid/late. A STANDOUT red with green throat will have ya singin’!
  • Daylily Royal Lace Sampler—-$10.95. 30” mid/rebloomer. Very fancy deep purple with white ruffled edges…she has her party dress on!

 

OTHER PERENNIALS

Hardworking Honeybee on Asclepias

Hardworking Honeybee on Asclepias

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Asclepias Cinderella—$10.95 A necessary Milkweed for butterflies!
  • Asclepias tuberose—-$10.95 Another Gotta-Have Milkweed for butterflies!
  • Calamintha Montrose White—-$10.95 Ever-blooming!
  • Coreopsis Early Sunrise—$10.95—Another butterfly magnet, ever-blooming!
  • Echinacea Atomic Orange—-$12.95  . 16” GLOWING orange!
  • Echinacea Green Twister—-$12.95. 24”. Truly Contrary and unusual!
  • Echinacea Sombrero Lemon Yellow—$12.95. 18”. Showy yellow!
  • Heuchera Grape Expectations—$13.95. A STUNNER for the shady garden!
  • Hibiscus Midnight Marvel—-$19.95 Hardy Hibiscus with HUGE red blooms and dark foliage; blooms July to September and attract hummingbirds. Truly Show-stopping!
  • Hibiscus Starry Starry Night—- $19.95 Tie-Dye pinks and white flowers with dark foliage…..another remarkable Gotta-have!
  • Kalimeris Blue Star—-$10.95. NO garden is complete without this beauty! Small blue flowers bloom almost continuously!!! Attracts butterflies, hummers, and pollinators.
  • Polemonium Touch of Class—-$12.95. A beacon in the shade!
  • Sedum Atlantis—-$10.95. Paradise found!
  • Stachys minima—$10.95 A wee bloomin’ machine!

I MAY HAVE OTHER PERENNIALS AVAILABLE, AND DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUT THE DAYLILY AND HOSTA PAGES!!!! AND REMEMBER, NOT EVERYONE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE SAME TIME (THEY MAY WAKE UP LATER!!!)