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Fruits & Herbs

Tempt your tastebuds with exotic fruits and spice up your life with fresh herbs. Including native and ornamentals that have fragrant foliage, flowers, seeds or were used as herbs in olden times.

Aloe Vera, Medicinal Aloe, Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, True Aloe, Barbados Aloe, Burn Aloe, First Aid Plant

Aloe vera, A. barbadensis, A. indica, A. perfoliata var.vera, A. vulgaris

This famed healing plant is often used to promote the rapid healing of burns, cuts, scrapes, stings, etc... A clump forming succulent producing a rosette of thick fleshy gray spotting green leaves that may be topped by spikes of tubular yellow flowers. Multiplies readily. Juvenile aloe leaves can be used medicinally. Item # 1110.

Grows To: 12-18''H x 12-18''W
Outdoor Light: Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 5
US$9.99

Aloe Vera, Medicinal Aloe, Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, True Aloe, Barbados Aloe, Burn Aloe, First Aid Plant

Aloe vera, A. barbadensis, A. indica, A. perfoliata var.vera, A. vulgaris

This famed healing plant is often used to promote the rapid healing of burns, cuts, scrapes, stings, etc... A clump forming succulent producing a rosette of thick fleshy gray spotting green leaves that may be topped by spikes of tubular yellow flowers. Multiplies readily. Juvenile aloe leaves can be used medicinally. Item # 9240.

Grows To: 12-18''H x 12-18''W
Outdoor Light: Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: 2.25 inch T / 9.7 fl.oz. / 287 ml
Currently In Stock: 12
US$7.99

American Elderberry, Common Elderberry

Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis, S. canadensis

Huge flat clusters of tiny white flowers are followed by a heavy crop of shiny black fruit. The American Elderberry is a large growing native deciduous shrub whose cooked fruit and flowers are used to create healthy and delicious confections, syrup, jelly, wine and more. The nectar rich flower clusters host a wide variety of pollinators and its ripe fruit is sure to attract a host of bird species. Elderberries are dioecious, both male and female at the same time, and may be semi-self fertile but it is best to plant at least two for cross pollination and the heaviest crops. Item #10657

Grows To: 6-12'H x 6-12'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 38
US$9.99

American Elderberry, Common Elderberry

Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis, S. canadensis

The American Elderberry has huge flat clusters of tiny white flowers followed by a heavy crop of shiny black fruit. It is a large growing native deciduous shrub whose cooked fruit and flowers are used to create healthy and delicious confections, syrups, jellies, wines and more. The nectar rich flower clusters host a wide variety of pollinators and its ripe fruit is sure to attract many bird species. Elderberries are dioecious, both male and female at the same time, and may be semi-self fertile. It is best to plant at least two for cross pollination and to bear the heaviest crops. Item #11269

Grows To: 6-12'H x 6-12'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$14.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Anise Hyssop, Blue Agastache

Agastache foeniculum, A. anisatum

Azure blue, 4-6'' spikes are held above the Anise scented foliage in summer.An upright growing clump forming native perennial. This popular herb was used as a healing herb by American Indians and is great for making jellies, potpourris, and teas. An excellent plant for attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. Item# 3022.

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$9.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Anise Hyssop, Blue Agastache

Agastache foeniculum, A. anisatum

Azure blue, 4-6'' spikes are held above the Anise scented foliage in summer.An upright growing clump forming native perennial. This popular herb was used as a healing herb by American Indians and is great for making jellies, potpourris, and teas. An excellent plant for attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. Item# 11457

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
Grows To: 2-3'H x 18-24''W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Appalachian Mountainmint, Savanna Mountainmint

Pycnanthemum flexuosum, P. hyssopifolium, Koellia hugeri, K. hyssopifolia

Frilly, rounded clusters of dainty white tubular flowers are borne in summer atop sturdy stems and are an excellent nectar source for a variety of smaller pollinators and garden beneficials. Savanna or Appalachian Mountainmint has nicely fragrant, medium green foliage and is considered to be one of the better Mountainmints for garden settings as it is not as prone to spreading by rhizomes. Item# 10765.

Grows To: 2-3'H x 2-4'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$9.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Apricot Sunrise produces an endless display of soft orange to soft golden yellow tubular flowers in spikes from summer and into fall well above the fragrant foliage. An excellent choice for hummingbird and butterfly gardens with a soft airy texture. Provide a full sun or near full sun location with average moist but well-drained soils. Item# 10210.

Grows To: 3-4'H x 2-3'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch R / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

One of the most popular and commercially important Olive varieties, Arbequina is a self-fertile semi-dwarf Olive tree that begins bearing at a fairly young age under container culture and takes slightly longer when planted in the garden. Introduced to Spain in the 1600's from Palestine, it has become one of the most popular commercial and home garden varieties that is excellent for both eating and for the exceptionally high quality oil it produces. The brown colored olives are small to medium sized when mature. Olives make beautiful evergreen additions to the garden and landscape with their narrow blue-green foliage with a silvery reverse. Use the Arbequina Olive Tree as a large shrub, small tree, or as a screen or enjoy it as a container plant or bonsai specimen. Provide ample sunlight and a well-drained soil. Item# 11251

Grows To: 8-15'H x 8-15'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny, Part shade
Pot Size: Quart / 30 fl.oz. / 887 ml
Currently In Stock: 4
US$19.99

Spikes of sunny yellow tubular flowers are borne nearly continuously from spring to frost atop fragrant blue-gray foliage. Arizona™ Sun Agastache is a compact hybrid of our native perennial Agastache selected for its short, compact, freely branching, and exceptionally free flowering habit. A delight for hummingbirds and butterflies, the Arizona™ Sun Agastache are perfectly sized to create colorful containers or to add color in garden. These plants have plenty of flower power and will revel in the heat and sun of summer producing a nearly endless display of color. Item# 10789.

Grows To: 10-16''H x 10-16''W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch R / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

The spicily scented aromatic foliage has a fragrance similar to cloves.  The leaves may be used in cooking, but the fruit, essential oils, and the Bay Rum cologne and perfumes, which are also produced from this tree, are considered toxic if ingested.  Fruit and foliage was used to make Bay Rum cologne. Creates a small to medium sized evergreen tropical tree. Here is some fun info http://artofmanliness.com/2010/01/21/diy-bay-rum-aftershave/. Item# 1192.


These are rarely offered for sale. 

Grows To: 12-35'H
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$19.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Becnel's Italian Black Fig

Ficus carica 'Becnel's Italian Black'

An heirloom medium to large fig with glossy black skinned fruit and deep red flesh that is treasured for its flavor and reliability. Italian Black ripens in mid-season but is also known to produce an early crop on old wood as well as a late crop on new wood in mild winter climates. This heirloom fig originates from the Becnel family nurseries in southeastern Louisiana. Item# 10856
 
 

Grows To: 10'H x 10'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$14.99
Temporarily Out of Stock
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Summer brings small purple star-shaped flowers that are born singly and in large clusters along the stems of the Goji Berry and are soon followed by the extra-large and highly nutritious bright red oblong berries in early fall that can be eaten fresh, juiced, or dried for later enjoyment. The plant itself is something of a rambling vine to shrub-like in habit. Be sure to allow plenty of room or train it to a supporting structure. Item# 10170.

Photo courtesy of Proven Winners - www.provenwinners.com

Grows To: 6-12'H x 4-8'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$14.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Black Adder Agastache, Hyssop

Agastache 'Black Adder'

Lavender flowers emerge from dense, dark purple to near black bottlebrush-like spikes beginning in summer and continuing until fall. Black Adder Agastache is a vigorous sterile hybrid with fragrant licorice scented foliage and so it continues to flower throughout the growing season. Easy to grow and the flowers attract loads of pollinators especially bees. Item# 10807.

Grows To: 30-36"H x 24-36"W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

The sweet dark figs of Mission are the number one favorite for drying. Mission is one of the most widely grown figs in California producing heavy crops of medium to large dark purplish-black pear-shaped fruit with a rich, sweet strawberry red pulp. Good fresh or preserved. Black Mission is self-pollinating and may produce a light breba crop. A good choice for the South as well. The small eye makes it resistant to spoiling. Item # 832.


Grows To: 12'H x 12'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 73
US$14.99
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Blue Boa Agastache, Hyssop, Hummingbird Mint

Agastache 'Blue Boa' PP 24050, EU 38274

This award winning Agastache produces tall spikes of deep purplish blue tubular flowers held on sturdy stems atop rich deep green fragrant foliage. The flower show lasts for an exceptionally long period and begins in early summer with butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds all showing up for the feast. A drought resistant perennial preferring well drained mostly sunny sites, Blue Boa Agastache requires minimal care and provides big rewards. Photo courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc. www.terranovanurseries.com. Item# 10918.

Grows To: 30-36"H space at about 24" apart
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Blue Fortune Agastache, Hyssop

Agastache 'Blue Fortune'

Masses of dense blue spikes of fragrant, tubular flowers are held above the licorice scented, rich green foliage in summer on this highly sought after Agastache. The nectar rich flowers of Blue Fortune Agastache attract hordes of native pollinators and other beneficials to the garden. The beautiful form, fragrance, and flower power, and proven performance of this Agastache have made it a hit in gardens across the US. Use Blue Fortune in mass at the back of the border or in small specimen groupings to make a splash of long lasting color. Item# 10882.

Grows To: 36-48"H space at about 24" apart
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Dense spikes of 1" long deep fuchsia tubular flowers sit atop the bronzy green fragrant foliage of this hardy Agastache from summer to frost. The nectar rich flowers of Bolero Hummingbird Mint or Agastache are sure to attract a variety of butterflies, hummingbirds, and larger bees. Provide a full to mostly sunny location in a well-drained soil for the best results. The fragrant foliage is deer and rabbit resistant and the well-branched plants tend to be drought resistant once well-established. Item# 11424

Grows To: 12-18"H x 14-18"W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny
Pot Size: 3.5 inch R / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Bronze Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare 'Purpureum'

The dark colored purplish-bronze finely textured foliage makes a beautiful addition to the perennial border or the butterfly garden. Mix it with Golden Delicious Pineapple Sage or other yellow foliaged and flowering plants for a great combination. Item #9121.

Grows To: 24-30''H x 30-48''W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$7.99
Temporarily Out of Stock

Brown Turkey is the ultimate Southern fig producing large crops of medium to large, brown to maroon, turbinate figs over a long season that begins in June. The flesh is strawberry red and is sweet with good flavor. This is probably the most reliable and commonly grown fig in Southern regions but it is the standard bearer for hardiness tolerating the climate of zone 5. It is known to fruit if frozen to the ground as well. Resistant to spoiling and splitting and good fresh, dried, or preserved. Self pollinating and with a small but open eye. Item# 920.

Grows To: 10'H x 10'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$14.99
Temporarily Out of Stock
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Celeste is the standard by which all other figs are judged on sweetness and flavor. If you've ever eaten one you know why it is also called the Honey or Sugar fig. It produces small to medium sized pear shaped violet to light violet fruit with red pulp and white to amber flesh. Very reliable for the South and Southeastern US and excellent cold tolerance. Small productive and hardy trees for the home orchard. Item# 355

Grows To: 10'H x 10'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 4
US$14.99
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Champagne Fig

Ficus carica 'Champagne'

Medium sized, good quality, yellow figs with a partially closed eye and caramel colored flesh. A new release from LSU in 1977 as a selection from Dr. O'Rourke's breeding program. A hybrid of Celeste and a California Capri Fig. Item# 3074.

Grows To: 10'H X 10'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 3
US$14.99
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Chicago Hardy Fig, Hardy Chicago

Ficus carica 'Chicago Hardy'

Chicago Hardy produces large crops of medium to small nearly black to brown or violet, pear shaped to turbinate figs with amber to strawberry flesh with a rich sweet flavor. Very similar to Brown Turkey. The eye is small minimizing spoilage. Hardy Chicago was found growing in the Chicago, Illinois area although it may have originated in Sicily, Italy. It has exceptional cold hardiness and is known to fruit in the same season even if frozen to the ground. Item# 9546.

Grows To: 10'H x 10'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml
Currently In Stock: 0
US$14.99
Temporarily Out of Stock
Cannot Ship To: AZ

Chinese Wolfberry is one of the two species used for Goji Berry production. Developing into a medium to large somewhat scandent or sprawling deciduous shrub, the Wolfberry produces purple star shaped flowers in summer that are followed by 1/2" long, acid, bright orange-red fruit. These plants are tolerant of a variety of soils and growing conditions but will produce best in average fertile soils with ample sunlight and average moisture. Item# 11082

Grows To: 6-8'H x 4-6'W
Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 9
US$9.99

Aloe Vera, Medicinal Aloe, Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, True Aloe, Barbados Aloe, Burn Aloe, First Aid Plant

Aloe vera, A. barbadensis, A. indica, A. perfoliata var.vera, A. vulgaris

This famed healing plant is often used to promote the rapid healing of burns, cuts, scrapes, stings, etc... A clump forming succulent producing a rosette of thick fleshy gray spotting green leaves that may be topped by spikes of tubular yellow flowers. Multiplies readily. Juvenile aloe leaves can be used medicinally. Item # 1110.

Grows To: 12-18''H x 12-18''W
Outdoor Light: Part sun, Part shade
Pot Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml
Currently In Stock: 5
US$9.99
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