andrew's greenhouse
home | hours | directions andrew's greenhouse on facebook
visit. specials of the week. our catalogue. new varieties. garden store. about.

Andrew's Catalogue

Feel free to search our online catalogue to the right or download your own pdf of the catalogue below.


NEW VARIETIES
ANNUALS
ANNUAL VINES
PERENNIALS
PERENNIAL VINES
DWARF CONIFERS
ROSES
HERBS
VEGETABLES

Download Catalogue
Return to Top
Search our catalogue:

ANNUALS

SALPIGLOSSIS sinuata Graceful airy stems carry small trumpets in rich romantic shades. Each throat is veined in a spider web of contrasting hues, hence the common name Painted Tongue. Elegant summer bloomers, great for cutting. Full sun, average soil. 18-24"
'Kew Blue' Velvety midnight-purple blooms with even darker centers.
 
'Royale Mix' Lovely, multi-color blooms of chocolate, coral, purple, purple bi-color, red, rose, and yellow.
 
Read More »
SALVIA A decorative bedding plant grown for its showy flower spikes flaunting an astonishing array of colors. Upright branching habit. Attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies. Full sun and amply moist, average garden soil.
chamaedryoides Bright, clear blue blooms on densely spreading stems lined with very small grey leaves. Great for mixed containers. 4-6"
 
chiapensis Brilliant fuchsia, fuzzy blossoms on sturdy spikes. Slightly sprawling habit. Rich, pure color. Great for containers. 2'
 
coahuilensis 'Purple Ginny' Graceful perennial hybrid sage growing to 2 ft. tall and spreading. A liberal bloomer, with vivid deep purple flowers summer and fall.
 
coccinea summer jewel series Compact plants stay tidy in containers and gardens. Prolific bloomers from spring through fall. Bright flowers attract hummingbirds; while goldfinches swarm the plant for seeds. 20" tall spiky stalks of 1/2" blooms. Offered in Pink, Red and White.
 
farinacea Densely packed flower spikes, leafy dark green foliage. Excellent cut flowers. Ideal for drying.
 
'Blue Bedder' Long stems make it the best for cutting. 3'
 
sallyfun series (mealycap sage) Spikes of electric blue flaring tubular blooms with a bright white eye on 'Blue Emotion' and lighter blue spikes on 'Sky Blue', both can reach 36", blooms from Spring to Fall.
 
'Victoria Blue' Indigo blue. 1-2'
 
guaranitica Showy, tall species, blooming from summer into Fall. Great for late season color. Full sun and good drainage. Tolerates part shade.
 
'Argentine Skies' (Argentina Blue Sage) Beautiful, light blue flowers. 2-3'
 
'Black and Bloom' Makes a big impact with a thicker leaf, bigger bloom and darker stem than Black & Blue. Dependable deep blue color against a black stem. 4'
 
interrupta 'Waverly' Spikes of fuzzy, light lavender blooms elegantly rise to 4' above crinkled, sage green leaves. Soft and delicate color.
 
longispicata x farinacea 'Mystic Spires Blue' If you love ‘Indigo Spires’ but it is too large a plant for certain spots, this could be just the plant for you. True blue flowers bloom abundantly all season on this somewhat compact salvia growing just 20-30"
 
microphylla 'Hot Lips' Unique and striking selection with unusual two-toned flowers. An outstanding compact, carefree plant. Fast growing. 3x3'.
 
microphylla x greggii (Texas Sage) A native to Southwestern U.S.. This salvia is a soft, woody shrub with small dainty aromatic leaves and spikes of trumpet-shaped flowers. A continous hummingbird treat, they flower heavily in the spring and fall and sporadic through the warm months. Very Drought resistant.
 
'Heatwave Glimmer' The flowers are a creamy white, almost a very light light yellow, tinged with the slightest amount of pink. This Salvia will bloom and bloom, even in half day shade. H to 2'
 
mirage series Heat-tolerant series features a full range of intense flower colors, for gardens and containers. More compact than most, H 12-14" x 14-16" W. Offered in 'Cherry-Red', 'Hot Pink' and 'Violet'.
 
patens (Gentian Sage) Larger flowers than most Salvias, held in loose spikes.
 
'Blue Angel' Rich true blue flowers appear from early summer into fall. 12-24"
 
'Patio Deep Blue' Deep true blue flowers on compact plants. 12"
 
'Patio Sky Blue' Sky blue flowers on a compact plant. 12"
 
sinaloensis Wonderful purple foliage, bright indigo flowers. 12-16"
 
splendens Traditionally grown Salvia with large showy flowers
 
'Bonfire' Tall plants with fire-engine-red, spiky flowers. 14-16"
 
'Red Hot Sally' Fire-engine red. 8-10"
 
'Van Houttei' Pronounced burgundy calyces and deep rosy red corollas on a floriferous and fast growing plant. Does best in moist soil and partial shade, but tolerates full sun. Premium! 3-4'. Gorgeous late summer into fall.
 
'Van Houttei Louies Orange Delight' A loud blooming orange Salvia! Brillant orange-red bracts and blossoms, flower from June to frost. H 36-48".
 
'Van Houttei Paul' Happy in partial shade, this Salvia has showy red-purple blossoms and a well-branched, open form. Sun to partial shade. 2'
 
uliginosa (Bog Sage) Striking spikes of sky blue flowers carried upon long swaying stems reaching 3-5'. Known as Bog Sage because of its liking for moist soil, withstands heat and humidity quite well. Breathtaking for the back border.
 
wishes collection Free-flowering salvias with irresistible color, no pruning necessary.
 
'Embers Wish' 'Ember's Wish' has coral blossoms, maroon stems and rusty rose calyxes. Long lasting color! 2-3'.
 
'Love and Wishes' Deep magenta-purple tubular blossoms contrast handsomely with dark stems. H 3-4' x 3' W.
 
'Wendys Wish' Large, hot pink tubular blooms, complimented by dark green leaves and maroon stems. Stunning! H 3' x 3' W.
 
x. 'Indigo Spires' Deep purple spikes reaching 12-18" in length. Stunning in borders or large containers. A wonderful cut flower for large bouquets. 3-5'
 
x. 'Rockin Deep Purple' Fragrant, intense purple spikes will create a great focal point for mixed containers and as a thriller in the garden. This continuous blooming Salvia is sterile, which means more flowers for you. H 30-40"
 
x. 'Silkes Dream' Spikes of salmon-pink flowers arrive on sturdy 15" tall stems all season. Hummingbird Super Magnet!
 
Read More »
SANVITALIA procumbens Creeping Zinnia is a short, sprawling plant whose flowers resemble miniature versions of Black-eyed Susans and are borne in great profusion on trailing hairy stems. Drought tolerant and virtually maintenance free. Looks great tumbling out of window boxes and sprawling in the front border. Full sun
'Mandarin Orange' Orange, double flowers with a contrasting dark center. 6"
 
'Million Suns' This Fleuroselect Gold Medal winner, with its abundance of perfectly formed, gold yellow flowers with green centers, is sure to find a spot in your garden.
 
'Sunbini' Half-inch dark yellow orange flowers all summer. 6-10"
 
Read More »
SCABIOSA atropurpurea A pretty annual pincushion flower on upright wiry stems. Gently fragrant, making sweet cut flowers for small bouquets. Full to part sun.
'Black Knight' Fully double flower heads which are colored deep burgundy-black. Truly striking in bloom. Honey scented blooms. Heirloom. 36"
 
'Cut Bright Mix' A colorful mix of lilac, scarlet, red, rose, blue and violet. 12-30"
 
Read More »
SCAEVOLA aemula (Fan Flower) Low sprawling mounds decorated with large and substantial fan-shaped blooms over dark green, fleshy foliage. Fantastic in hanging baskets, large containers or right in the ground. Quite heat tolerant, yet a heavy drinker. 4-9" height, 18-24" spread. Full to part sun.
'Scampi Blue' Blue flowers with green eyes from mid spring to late summer. Thrives in hanging baskets and window boxes. H 6" x 24" W
 
'Suntastic Yellow' Bright yellow centers fade to pale yellow flower tips on a plant with a slightly compact, tight habit.
 
surdiva series Highly-branched with large-flowers. Offered in 'Blue-Violet', 'Pink Fashion' and 'White'. H 6-8" x 18" W
 
Read More »
SCUTELLARIA 'Purple Fountain' (Scullcap) Clusters of fuschia pink, 1 1/2", tubular blooms are borne throughout the season on slightly quilted trailing foliage on arching stems. Attracts Hummingbirds. H 6-12" x 12-24" W
Read More »

 
SETCREASEA 'Purple Queen' (aka Tradescantia Purple Heart) Thick, tropical looking, bright stems and leaves adorn this unique accent plant. Great trailing plant for mixed containers in sun or shade. Easy to grow, heat and drought tolerant. 6-12" Sun to part shade.
Read More »

 
SNAPDRAGON antirrhinum majus Prized garden plants because of their brightly colored flowers and long blooming season. Terminal racemes of two-lipped flowers upon upright stems in an endless range of colors and heights. Very frost resistant. Attractive to hummingbirds. Great cut flower. Full to part sun.
'Black Prince' Lush dark crimson blooms set against super dark foliage. Breathtaking! 18-22", Heirloom
 
montego series Dwarf plants with strong stems. Available in a mix of bright colors and sunset, yellow with red lips. 6-10"
 
rocket series Our tallest variety that makes an ideal cut flower. Choose from lemon yellow, rose, white or a mix. 30-36"
 
snapshot series 2 pretty varieties available. 'Berries and Cream' a mix of reds, pinks, white and bi-color blooms and 'Yellow'. Plants are floriferous and compact. H 6-10"
 
'Snaptastic Mix' This mix has larger flowers and has longer lasting color. Colors include, pink, magenta, orange flame, red and yellow. 14-16"
 
'Twinny Peach' A 2010 All American Winner. Double flowers in the most distinct blended shade of peach, yellow and light orange. 8-11"
 
Read More »
STACHYS (Lambs Ear) Lamb's Ears plants are grown for their soft suede-like leaves, silvery-gray color, and easy care. They make wonderful spreading edging plants.
albotomentosa Fruit-scented soft-gray foliage is topped with 1-2' spikes of apricot-coral salvia-like flowers. H 12" x 12".
 
Read More »
STOCK 'Vintage Mix' The dwarf, well-branched plants produce lasting flowers, with a delightful fragrance. Colors consist of pink, rose, violet, yellow and a white. These cool weather loving plants bloom profusely in the spring and autumn, resting in the heat of summer. Sun. 10-16"
Read More »

 
STREPTOCARPUS ladyslipper series (Cape Primrose) A relative of the African Violet, it is a compact plant with hairy leaves. Can grow up to 12" tall and produce 2" wide trumpet like blooms. Will bloom nearly all year long if you remove the fading flowers before they turn to seeds. Likes medium indirect light, prefer cooler temps, a ideal house plant. Offered in 'Blue Ice', 'Pink Halo' and 'Red-Rose'.
Read More »

 
STROBILANTHES 'Persian Shield' Leaves are a rich purple, veined and edged in dark, bronze-green. Silver-leaved and pink flowering plants really bring out its coloring. Partial shade to shade as full sun bleaches its leaf color. Thrives in hot, humid weather. 3', Heirloom
Read More »

 
SUCCULENTS This group of easy to grow, forgiving plants are bound to enchant you with their unusual colors, textures, growing habits, and extraordinary flowers. Succulents prefer smaller pots, as too much root room can deplete their energy with only root growth. Keep them snug and they’ll keep you happy; mixed containers of succulents create magical displays. Grow in full sun and keep on the dry side.
AEONIUM Succulents that resemble Hens and Chicks. Great for rock garden or troughs. Requires little care, full sun and very dry, well drained soil.
 
arboreum atropurpureum Dense, flat rosettes of reddish bronze leaves on tall stems.
 
'Kiwi' Colorful rosettes of fleshy leaves colored in pink, pale yellow and green with each leaf edged in red. Small yellow flowers. 10-12"
 
ALOE A rosette of long fleshy spears which are filled with a mucilaginous gel. Prefers full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil.
 
'Delta Lights' Wonderful wavy, zig-zag pattern of grey, green and white.
 
'Pink Blush' Compact Aloe with green and cream markings washed in bright pink.
 
vera A stemless or very short stemmed plant with thick fleshy leaves and the capability to grow almost 3', with medicinal qualities. It is easy to care for and requires little attention.
 
ANACAMPSEROS rufescens Olive green, narrow, pointed leaves arranged in a spiraling rosette. In the partial shade the leaves are olive green, while in sunlight the leaves are a dark reddish-brown to purple. Pink flowers. H 3" x 4" W
 
CRASSULA Soft wooded, semi-evergreen, with small leaves resembling a dwarf jade plant.
 
capitella Bright, green, pointed foliage turns reddish-orange at the tips. H 12"
 
m. pseodolycopodiodes (Princess Pine) Hints of purple tones throughout the dark green reeds. Nice spreading habit. H 6-12"
 
'Morgans Pink' Frosted, gray-green foliage forms tight rosettes. Round, pink flower clusters. 2-4"
 
ovata 'Hobbit' This jade looks like a miniature tree. Glossy green, succulent leaves are tubular and very interesting. Continues to be a favorite of customers and employees.
 
perfoliata var. falcata (Propeller Plant) Unique, with oblong, sickle shaped leaves. Velvety gray green. Cinnamon scented bright orange-red flowers in summer. Full sun to part shade. H 12-18"
 
ECHEVARIA (Mexican Hens and Chicks) Do you love Hens and Chicks but wish they flowered more? Give these beauties a try. Rosettes of decorative foliage burst forth in clusters. These are the gems you slide into your shallow pots where nothing will grow.
 
nodolosa Narrow rosette, green foliage with burgundy margins. 5-8"
 
peacockii Dense rosettes of succulent, silvery-green foliage send up one-sided cymes of many orange-red pendant flowers up to 12" above the foliage. 5" foliage, 18" in bloom.
 
'Perle Von Numberg' Lovely rosettes glazed with translucent pink and purple.
 
'The Rose' Thick sculptured leaves form a metallic, ruffled rose blossom more than 6" in diameter.
 
EUPHORBIA lactea 'Cristata' (Crested Elkhorn) A unique Euphorbia resembling deep sea coral. Wavy, crested, bizarre looking plants mostly green with an occasional streak of white variegation.
 
FAUCARIA felina (Tigers Jaws) Fasinating, chunky, triangular leaves have distinctly toothed margins. Yellow, daisy-like flowers. H 3-6"
 
FURCRAEA foetida 'mediopicta' A thorn less Agave-like plant that makes a bold statement with the widely striped yellow to white and dark green wide arching foliage. An excellent drought tolerant choice for containers on the porch or patio or in lightly shaded gardens, where hardy. Moderately fast growing.
 
HAWORTHIA cuspidata (Window Plant) With star-like rosettes, up to 4" across, the leaves are lime green , wedge-shaped, with darker green glassy “windowed” translucent areas near tips. H 2"
 
HUERNIA 'Zebrina' (Life Saver Plant) The five-pointed, yellow-red, star-shaped flowers are bonded with a red lifesaver. Easy to grow. H 6"
 
KALANCHOE Chinese origin, with fleshy succulent leaves and colorful flowers.
 
pumila 'Silver Gray' Silvery gray leaves with toothed margins at the tip. Leaves have a rosy tint. H 6-10"
 
tomentosa (Panda Plant) Long, fuzzy, felt like, oval shaped leaves. Soft gray with chocolate brown margins and tips. H 10-18"
 
LEDEBOURIA sociallis (Silver Squill) Silvery grey leaves with dark green splotches grow over succulent bulbs. Underside of leaves and the bulbs are dark purple. H 6"
 
PORTULACARIA afra variegata (Variegated Elephant Bush) Variegated miniature jade. Easily trained.
 
SEDEVERIA 'Fanfare' This rare succulent has delicate silver-green foliage that looks like a flower. H 6"
 
SEDUM These charming sun loving, very drought tolerant plants are great for containers in full sun. They are very forgiving if you neglect them and look spectacular even when they are not in flower. They even adapt well to life indoors during the winter.
 
furfuracum Slow growing, mat forming plant with thick, egg shaped leaves.
 
makinoi 'Ogon' This tiny leaved sedum is noted for its bright gold foliage. H 2"
 
SENECIO (Chalk Fingers) This succulent produces thick silvery-gray curved leaves that form a tight clustered rosette of foliage. Thrives in morning sun.
 
citriformis Tear shaped leaves with clusters of cream flowers. A dwarf creeping succulent that will drape over the side of a pot. H 2"
 
talinoides mandris 'Blue' Long, intense blue, fleshy leaves on upright stems. Great color and texture. H 10-12"
 
Read More »
SUNFLOWERS helianthus annuus No garden should be without the cheery beauty of a Sunflower. Loved by children and goldfinches. Full sun.
'Autumn Beauty' Reminiscent of fall leaves. Bold, beautiful flowers up to 8" across. Bright yellow, bronze, and purple shades with some bi-colors. Multi-branching; produces many long stems. Ht. 60".
 
'Ballad' Golden yellow petals surrounding a deep bronze pollen-less center. 24"
 
'Firecracker' Dwarf plants, loaded with bicolor red and gold flowers. 24-36"
 
'Italian White' An heirloom variety with creamy yellow 3"-4" flower heads. 4-5'
 
'Peach Passion' Fantastic branching variety with unique color. Petite, peach colored blooms on long stems are ideal for arrangements. Flowers average 2-4" across. 48".
 
'Red Hedge' Darkest red with long lasting blooms and wild look. 4-5" flowers with petals that are rounder and darker than Chocolate. 48-58".
 
'Solar Power' Intense blooms with petals that go from deep maroon to orange tipped. One stalk produces numerous branches that bear pollenless, 4-6" flowers. Grows 6-8’ tall.
 
'Soraya' Rich orange petals surround brown centers. Large flowers, heavy flower production, very sturdy stems, and well branched plants, made this one a AAS winner for 2000. 5-6'
 
'Starburst Lemon Aura' Fantastic, crested, fully double, lemon yellow flowers (7-8") with a green center and multi-branching stems, giving lots of gorgeous cut flowers. POLLEN FREE too - so no mess when brought indoors. H 4-6'.
 
'Starburst Panache' Provides us with very uniform orange flowers with semi-double petals. Loaded with flowers due to its branching habit. Darker flower centers . 4-6'
 
'Suntastic Yellow' A long-blooming petite charmer. This is the most floriferous dwarf sunflower to date, bearing up to 20 flowers on plants only 20 inches tall. The 5 to 6 inch blooms are cheerful golden-yellow with black centers.
 
Read More »

Copyright © 2011. Andrew’s Greenhouse. All Rights Reserved. | 1184 South East St, Amherst, MA 01002 Tel. 413.253.2937