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Eritrichium aretioides (Boraginaceae) (3x5,Z3,P,L,2) ................................................... 40 seeds / $5.00 07431.44 (W) Sheridan Co., WY, 10100ft, 3079m. Silver-gray, woolly cushions sport sky-blue flowers. On a nearly level slope of limestone rubble. A classic challenge requiring sharp drainage.Photo

Eritrichium aretioides (Boraginaceae) (4x5,Z3,P,L,2) .................................................... 30 seeds / $5.00 07431.64 (W) Lake Co., CO, 12000ft, 3658m. Perhaps slightly larger than the Wyoming pop., otherwise identical. There is a genetic difference between these populations, though: the nutlets here are distinctly toothed whereas the Wyoming seeds are smooth.

Erysimum amoenum (Brassicaceae) (12x8,Z3,P,L,1) ...................................................... 60 seeds / $4.00 05666.24 (W) Gunnison Co., CO, 12000ft, 3658m. A dwarf violet to deep lavender alpine race of this ubiquitous species (as E. capitatum.) Tufts of narrow, dusky green leaves. On gravelly tundra.Photo

Erysimum jugicola (Brassicaceae) (10x16,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ............................................ 70 seeds / $3.50 50872.00 Heads of bright yellow flowers over lance-shaped, toothed leaves.

Erysimum pulchellum (Brassicaceae) (24x14,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ................................................... 40 seeds / $3.50

 70896.08   Ex Ula Dag, Turkey, 2300m.  Mustard-yellow flowers on stems about 12 inches tall.

Erysimum wheeleri (40x12,Z5,B,L,3:4w) .............................................................................. 50 seeds / $3.50

 92356.66  (W) Graham Co., AZ, 7000ft, 2134m.   A bit tall for the rock garden but deserves a spot in the back to show off the unusual color of these flowers, which varies from orange to deep orange-red. There are often a hundred blossoms or more per raceme and takes weeks to complete their display.   Photo

Erythronium californicum (Liliaceae) (16x18,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ...................................... 60 seeds / $4.50 12095.11 (W) Humboldt Co., CA, 4850ft, 1478m. Cream flowers with cream anthers over heavily mottled leaves. Growing on N-facing serpentine slopes covered with a fine layer of pine duff. Photo

Erythronium citrinum (Liliaceae) (14x15,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ............................................... 70 seeds / $4.50 12518.44 (W) Josephine Co., OR, 1300ft, 396m. Lovely creamy-white pendant flowers have a lemon-yellow base and fade to pinkish. On N-facing serpentine ground partly shaded by conifers.Photo

Erythronium citrinum v. roderickii (Liliaceae) (16x15,Z6,P,L,3:16w) .......................... 50 seeds / $5.00 12519.14 (W) Trinity Co., CA, 3936ft, 1200m. Flowers cream to pale lavender with a yellow throat and maroon anthers over colorful, deeply-mottled leaves. Growing here on shaded serpentine slopes at the type locality in the Scott Mtns. Very limited amounts.Photo1   Photo2

Erythronium citrinum v. roderickii (12x15,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ......................................... 40 seeds / $5.00 12519.34 (W) Trinity Co., CA, 4275ft, 1303m. Dwarfer plants here with the plants being closer to E. californicum in my opinion. Nevertheless, this population is recorded under the listed name. Very limited amounts.

Erythronium elegans (16x16,Z6,P,L,3:16w) .................................................................. 50 seeds / $6.00 25429.14 (W) Tillamook Co., OR, 3150ft, 960m. Beautiful pendant white flowers with yellow-spotted bases and yellow anthers are often blushed pink. Unmottled leaves. Initially thought to be a hybrid between E. revolutum and E. montanum. On NE-facing ridge crests and partly-shaded woodland areas.Photo1   Photo2

Erythronium grandiflorum (12x10,Z3,P,L,3:16w) ............................................................... 100 seeds / $4.00

 32748.29  (W) Albany Co., WY, 10600ft, 3232m.  Golden yellow flowers / yellow anthers here.

Erythronium grandiflorum (15x12,Z3,P,C,3:16w) ........................................................ 100 seeds / $4.00 32748.63 (W) Lewis and Clark Co., MT, 6350ft, 1936m. Flowers not seen here but are undoubtedly yellow. Anther color not known.

Erythronium grandiflorum (red anthers) (Liliaceae) (14x12,Z4,P,L,3:16w) ................ 20 seeds / $4.00 32748.54 (W) Gunnison Co., CO, 10500ft., 3201m. Flowers not seen but I have it on good authority that the anthers are red at this locality. E-facing montane slopes of quartzite. Limited quantities.

Erythronium grandiflorum ssp. chrysandrum (16x12,Z3,P,L,3:16w) .......................... 80 seeds / $4.00 33748.14 (W) Montrose Co., CO, 9160ft, 2793m. Bright yellow flowers with golden anthers here from a classic population on the Uncompahgre Plateau.

Erythronium hendersonii (Liliaceae) (18x12,Z6,P,L,3:16w) .......................................... 80 seeds / $6.00 35298.34 (W) Jackson Co., OR, 1570ft, 479m. Beautiful lavender-pink flowers with a deep purple throat. Growing on gentle N-facing slopes in a heavily-shaded woodland area.Photo

Erythronium howellii (Liliaceae) (14x15,Z6,P,L,3:16w) .................................................. 50 seeds / $5.00 35733.44 (W) Josephine Co., OR, 3100ft, 945m. Very similar to E. citrinum and doubtfully distinct from it, the only difference being the basal appendages on the petals are absent. N-facing serpentine slopes under scrub in a coniferous woodland.

Erythronium idahoense (Liliaceae) (16x12,Z4,P,L,3:16w) .............................................. 100 seeds / $5.00 41507.52 (W) Benewah Co., ID, 2750ft, 838m. Carpets the northern forests of Idaho by the thousands early in the spring with beautiful nodding cream flowers with white anthers, shading to yellow in the throat, over unmottled leaves. Photo

Erythronium klamathense (11x10,Z5,P,L,3:16w) ............................................................... 100 seeds / $4.00

 52544.20  (W) Siskiyou Co., CA, 5800ft, 1768m.  Cream flowers shading to yellow near the base, the whole aging pale pink. These dwarf plants with unmottled green leaves prefer the N-facing side of serpentine outcrops and ravines. Photo

Erythronium montanum (16x12,Z4,P,L,3:16w) .............................................................. 100 seeds / $5.00 56699.52 (W) Yakima Co., WA, 5500ft, 1677m. These glistening white avalanche lilies appear in masses throughout the Cascades on N-facing slopes of volcanic loam. The snow-white flowers are up to 3" and their throats are intricately lined with yellow-orange. Photo1   Photo2

Erythronium multiscapoideum (dwarf form) (10x10,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ........................... 100 seeds / $5.00 56894.22 (W) Trinity Co., CA, 5225ft, 1593m. Solitary pale yellow flowers on short scapes, fading to pale violet. On the gravelly serpentine soils of a broad ridge with just a slight northern aspect and lightly shaded. Much hardier than the Feather River populations. Photo

Erythronium oregonum ssp. leucandrum (Liliaceae) (16x16,Z7,P,L,3:16w) ................ 100 seeds / $5.00 67427.12 (W) Douglas Co., OR, 1520ft, 463m. Nodding white flowers with white anthers, basally marked maroon to orangish-brown, mature to pink over mottled leaves. S-facing, but shaded, slopes. Photo

Erythronium oregonum ssp. oregonum (15x15,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ........................................ 80 seeds / $6.00 67426.23 (W) Douglas Co., OR, 2050ft, 625m. Pendant white flowers with long, dangling, yellow anthers, basally marked greenish-yellow, mature to pink over brown-mottled leaves. N-facing slopes. Photo

Erythronium oregonum ssp. oregonum (12x14,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ....................................... 40 seeds / $5.00 67426.33 (W) Coos Co., OR, 4075ft, 1242m. Pretty much identical to the western Cascade population. This population from a high coastal mountain locality. Heavily-forested, N-facing slopes. Seed more limited than the preceding. Photo

Erythronium purpurascens (24x10,Z5,P,L,3:16w) ......................................................... 100 seeds / $6.00 70915.53 (W) Nevada Co., CA, 7600ft, 2317m. Several small creamy-white flowers with yellow bases and reflexed tepals are tiered on the scapes, aging to a pinkish-purple. Unmottled leaves. In the shade of Red Fir forests, here right at timberline.

Erythronium revolutum (20x16,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ................................................................ 50 seeds / $6.00 74330.33 (W) Clatsop Co., OR, 2900ft, 884m. Bright pink tepals and bright yellow anthers over lightly-mottled leaves. On N-facing, heavily-forested mountain slopes. Photo

Erythronium tuolumnense (15x16,Z6,P,L,3:16w) ................................................................. 70 seeds / $4.00

 78869.39  (W) Tuolumne Co., CA, 3400ft, 1037m.  Bright yellow flowers are borne 2 or more per scape over green leaves with undulate margins. Prefers the deep shade of deciduous woodlands.

Escobaria dasyacantha v. nova  (Cactaceae) (10x5,Z6,P,GL,3:4w) ..................................... 35 seeds / $3.50

 15120.18  (W) Pecos Co., TX, 5800ft, 1768m. JRT4131  Single stems with red-tipped, white spines.  Sunset-pink to olive-green flowers in the crown.  Green to flesh-pink fruits.

Escobaria missouriensis (Cactaceae) (2x4,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ................................................. 25 seeds / $4.00 56516.20 (W) Baca Co., CO, 4000ft, 1220m. JRT1121 Tiny, usually single, flat stems. Medium straw-colored flowers. Small red fruits in the center of the stems, usually wintering over.

Escobaria missouriensis (9x24,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ..................................................................... 25 seeds / $4.00 56516.30 (W) Sedgewick Co., KS. JRT3122 Multi-clumping type with straw-yellow flowers and dark mid-line stripes.

Escobaria missouriensis (Cactaceae) (5x12,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ............................................. 25 seeds / $4.00 56516.43 (W) Mesa Co., CO, 4700ft, 1433m. Multi-clumping type bearing creamy-yellow flowers with midline stripes. Growing on red, sandy clay with Yucca angustissima. Photo

Escobaria navajoensis (3x9,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ...................................................................... 20 seeds / $3.50 56521.12 (W) Navajo Co., AZ. TC031 Flat-topped, nippled stem with short white spines and yellow-cream flowers. Occasionally clumps.

Escobaria tuberculosa (17x19,Z6,P,GL,3:4w) ................................................................ 50 seeds / $3.00 78850.33 (W) Pecos Co., TX, 4100ft, 1250m. JRT4141 Cylindric, multi-clumping, grayish-spined stems. Nice white flowers with a hint of pink.

Escobaria tuberculosa v. varicolor (15x5,Z6,P,GL,2) ..................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 78853.19 Ex Thompson. JRT029 Single cylindric stems with semi-coarse, grayish-white spines. Flowers white with a hint of pink in rings at the top of the stem. Bright red fruits.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (10x10,Z4,P,L,3:4w) ........................................................... 70 seeds / $3.00

 90510.18  (W) Albany Co., WY, 7400ft, 2255m.  Tubercled barrel cacti with rosy-violet chalices.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (9x12,Z4,P,L,3:4w) ...................................................... 70 seeds / $3.50 90510.23 (W) Goshen Co., WY, 4250ft, 1296m. Bright pink-violet flowers over multi-stemmed barrels. Photo

Escobaria vivipara (red spine form) (10x5,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ........................................... 40 seeds / $3.50 90510.33 (W) Fremont Co., CO, 5700ft, 1738m. JRT1114 Single to semi-clumping stems with prominent dark-red spines. Nice hot pink flowers in the crown.

Escobaria vivipara (15x5,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ......................................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 90510.43 (W) Terrell Co., TX, 4200ft, 1280m. JRT4114 Cylindric stems with white-brown spines tipped red. Dark pink flowers.

Escobaria vivipara (10x9,Z4,P,L,3:4w) …………………………………...........………….. 40 seeds / $3.00

 90530.18  (W) Pueblo Co., CO, 4800ft, 1463m. JRT1111  Robust stems with an array of spines in red and white. Bright, frilly pink flowers in rings.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (30x10,Z4,P,L,3:4w) ................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 90530.23 (W) Fremont Co., CO, 5300ft, 1616m. JRT1112 Giant stems with mostly white spines. Medium pink, frilly flowers.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (12x14,Z4,P,L,3:4w) ...................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 90530.37 (W) Mohave Co., AZ, 4500ft, 1372m. JRT8101 Giant cylindric stems with white, black-tipped spines. Bright, clear purple flowers in rings.

Escobaria vivipara (7x6,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ................................................................................... 40 seeds / $3.50

 90530.48  (W) Otero Co., NM, 6500ft, 1982m. JRT5170 Single stems with white, semi-shaggy spines, faintly red-tipped. Nice frilly pink flowers.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (10x14,Z4,P,L,3:4w) ..................................................... 30 seeds / $3.50 90530.62 Thompson cult., ex Coconino Co., AZ. JRT034 Giant single stems with some white inner spines and covered with the blackest outer spines.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (24x8,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ........................................................ 40 seeds / $3.00 90530.78 (W) Hudspeth Co., TX. JRT4112 Wide mammoth stems with flat tops. Spines fairly loose in red and white. Nice pink flowers.

Escobaria vivipara (Cactaceae) (18x5,Z5,P,L,3:4w) ........................................................ 40 seeds / $3.00 90530.88 (W) Pecos Co., TX. JRT4113 Tall cylindric stem with semi-tight brownish-red and white spines. Magenta-pink flowers.

Esobaria vivipara v. arizonica (6x8,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ……….......…………….…..............…... 70 seeds / $3.00

 90512.15  (W) Millard Co., UT, 6100ft, 1860m.  Bright deep lavender-violet flowers on white-spined barrels, the central spines tipped black. On S-facing hills of limestone.

Escobaria vivipara v. bisbeeana (10x12,Z7,P,L,2) ........................................................ 75 seeds / $2.50 10496.17 (W) Cochise Co., AZ, 4800ft, 1463m. Sumptuous flowers of deep pink shading to white in the throat.

Escobaria vivipara v. bisbeeana (15x8,Z5,P,L,2) .......................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 10496.22 Thompson cult., ex Gila Co., AZ. JRT035 Light green stems with thin dark spines. Lighter than usual pink flowers.

Escobaria vivipara v. buoflama (10x15, Z6, P, L, 3:4w) ……………..............……….... 60 seeds / $2.50

 90511.18  (W) Yavapai Co., AZ, 4400ft, 1341m.  Barrels are densely covered with white spines tipped black.  Small apical flowers in various yellow, pink and peach shades.

Eustoma grandiflorum (Gentianaceae) (26x14,Z4,B,L,2) ................................................... 1000 seeds / $3.50

 32753.27  (W) Fremont Co., CO, 5150ft, 1570m.  One of our most spectacular wildflowers. Scores of vivid lavender-blue flowers with dark eyes on multiple stems bearing glaucous-blue leaves. Late- and long-blooming, may act as short-lived perennial if kept dead-headed. Can also bloom the first year if started early (treated as annual.)   Photo

Evolvulus nuttallianus (Convolvulaceae) (10x18,Z5,P,SC,1) ...................................... 60 seeds / $3.50 58918.31 (W) Jefferson Co., CO, 6500ft, 1982m. From a central rootstalk arise silvery-green tufts of pinnate leaves clothed in silky hairs. Pale lavender morning-glory flowers about 1 cm across are borne along each stem. Prefers hot, dry sites. Photo

Fendlera rupicola (Saxifragaceae) (110x80,Z6,P,L,3:8w) ....................................................... 40 seeds / $3.50

 74920.18  (W) Grand Co., UT, 4000ft, 1220m.  Pure snow-white flowers with spoon-shaped petals emit a delightfully intense fragrance.  These small xeric shrubs, clothed with linear leaves, are among the earliest spring bloomers.   Photo

Fenestraria rhopalophylla (Aizoaceae) (4x10,Z9,P,L,1) ................................................. 50 seeds / $3.50 74361.02 Ex Thompson. Spreading mats of grayish-blue "baby toes" with semi-translucent windows. Inch-diameter flowers in yellow or white.

Ferocactus acanthodes (Cactaceae) (90x40,Z5b,P,GL,2) ............................................... 35 seeds / $3.50 01211.03 Thompson cult. TC039 Giant single stems with time. Straw-yellow and pink spines with hooked centrals. Large yellow flowers ring the crown. Survived trials for 14 years outside to -20°F on south side bed protection.

Ferocactus acanthodes ssp. lecontei (90x40,Z6b,P,GL,2) ............................................ 40 seeds / $3.00 01210.12 (W) Mohave CO., AZ, 3000ft, 915m. JRT8701 Stems 1½ ft. round by 3½ ft. tall. Flat, vivid, pinkish-red, yellow and white spines in different combinations. Dark yellow flowers in rings.

Ferocactus acanthodes X wislizenii (60x50,Z7,P,GL,2) ............................................... 40 seeds / $3.00 01212.01 Thompson cult. JRT040 Cross performed by Jeff Thompson in 2011. Progeny expected to have intermediate characteristics.

Ferocactus hamatacanthus (40x30,Z8,P,GL,2) .................................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00

 35097.17  (W) Pecos Co., TX, 4300ft, 1311m. JRT4401 Large barrels with about 15 ribs wrapped in very long, gray spines, the centrals recurved at the tip. Spines are reddish near the apex where large yellow, fragrant flowers are borne.

Ferocactus sinuatus ssp. davisii (Cactaceae) (30x12,Z7,P,GL,2) ................................. 30 seeds / $3.00 76508.09 Ex TX (Thompson). JRT030 Bright green, ribbed barrels adorned with all yellow spines and hooked centrals. Large yellow flowers with red centers in late summer.

Ferocactus wislizenii (40x60,Z8,P,GL,2) .............................................................................. 40 seeds / $3.50

 92526.19  (W) Gila Co., AZ, 4600ft, 1402m. JRT8705 Massive, squat barrels with heavy spines and hooked centrals.  Large yellow flowers.

Frasera albicaulis v. cusickii (Gentianaceae) (28x15,Z4,P,GL,4:12w) ................................. 100 seeds / $4.00

 10412.18  (W) Owyhee Co., ID, 5600ft, 1707m.  Grass-like clumps of long, white-edged leaves bear numerous scapes of starry, pale blue flowers.  Sprouts from fractured basalt loam.   Photo

Frasera fastigiata (Gentianaceae) (100x35,Z5,B,GL,4:12w) ........................................... 70 seeds / $3.50 30126.13 (W) Idaho Co., ID, 4800ft, 1463m. Columns of deep blue flowers over felted rosettes.

Frasera speciosa (135x30,Z3,B,L,4:12w) ............................................................................ 100 seeds / $3.00

 76707.38  (W) Park Co., WY, 9500ft, 2896m.  Large rosettes of soft-green, furrowed leaves may take several years to reach flowering size but when they do, the enormous columns of hundreds of cream and green, fringed blossoms may stand four to six feet high. Monocarpic.

Fraxinus anomala (Oleaceae) (200x150,Z5,P,C,4:8w) ........................................................... 75 seeds / $3.50

 05870.18  (W) Grand Co., UT, 4100ft, 1250m.  "Singleleaf Ash."  Attractive, much-branched small tree with Ginkgo-like leaves.

Fritillaria camschatcensis (45x16,Z3,P,C,4:12w) .................................................................. 50 seeds / $3.50

 12106.06  (W) Ex Anchorage, AK, 100ft.   "Chocolate Lily." Mature bulbs develop 18-inch stems bearing whorls of narrow leaves and several nodding dark chocolate-brown flowers.

Fritillaria eastwoodiae (Liliaceae) (35x10,Z6,P,C,4:12w) ................................................. 50 seeds / $5.00 21267.14 (W) Shasta Co., CA, 3500ft, 1067m. Essentially a miniature version of F. recurva, both in plant height and flower size. The pendant flowers are reddish-orange to orangish-yellow and are borne several per stem.

Fritillaria lanceolata (Liliaceae) (14x9,Z5,P,C,3:12w) ..................................................... 40 seeds / $4.00 54108.12 (W) Jefferson Co., WA, 4800ft, 1463m. Mottled flowers in various shades of green, purple and yellow over smooth, narrow leaves. Dwarf form here on S-facing, eroding, volcanic cliffs.

Fritillaria lanceolata (Liliaceae) (28x14,Z5,P,C,3:12w) .................................................... 40 seeds / $4.00 54108.23 (W) Benewah Co., ID, 2950ft, 900m. A larger form here with the usual mottled flowers in various shades of green and purple. Smooth, green, narrow leaves. Grows here in open coniferous forests with Erythronium idahoense.

Fritillaria pallidiflora (35x14,Z5,P,C,4:12w) …………….…………...............…………….. 30 seeds / $4.00

 70105.05  Ex Kazakhstan.   Splendid campanulate flowers of pale greenish yellow, tessellated maroon. Broad, gray leaves.

Fritillaria pluriflora (Liliaceae) (12x12,Z6,P,C,3:12w) ..................................................... 30 seeds / $6.00 70553.24 (W) Lake Co., CA, 2225ft, 678m. Startling pink-violet, bell-shaped flowers are lofted horizontally, several per stem, over basal clusters of elliptical leaves. Serpentine soils. Please note that the seed offered last season under this name was misidentified. Nature played a trick by allowing two species of Fritillaria to grow in the same area and I collected the wrong one which appears to be F. affinis. I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused my customers -- I will replace all packets sold under F. pluriflora with the correctly-named seed.

Fritillaria pudica (Liliaceae) (10x8,Z5,P,C,3:12w) ........................................................ 40 seeds / $4.00 70865.43 (W) Kittitas Co., WA, 3875ft, 1181m. Butterscotch-yellow flowers with brownish bases hang pendant over a few strips of narrow folded leaves. On E-facing loam derived from basalt.

Fritillaria recurva (Liliaceae) (60x18,Z6,P,C,4:12w) ..................................................... 50 seeds / $6.00 74262.33 (W) Shasta Co., CA, 3550ft, 1082m. From whorled basal leaves sprout racemes bearing beautiful pendant scarlet bells, minutely checkered yellow. Found in the partial shade of pine forests. Photo

Gaillardia pulchella (Asteraceae) (40x25,A,C,1) …..................………………...................... 75 seeds / $2.50 70914.15  (W) Chaves Co., NM, 4500ft, 1372m.  A very colorful and long-blooming annual with large flowers of cherry maroon at the center shading to orange and finally yellow at the notched tips.

Garrya flavescens (Garryaceae) (160x110,Z6,P,C,4:12w) .................................................. 100 seeds / $3.50

 30547.19  (W) Washington Co., UT, 6100ft, 1860m.  Drought-tolerant, dioecious shrubs of leathery, blue-gray leaves bear catkins in mid-winter followed by (on females) grape-like clusters of purplish berries covered in silky hairs.   Photo

Gaultheria humifusa (Ericaceae) (4x25,Z3,P,L,3:10w) .............................................. 100 seeds / $3.50 35916.13 (W) Idaho Co., ID, 7430ft, 2265m. Attractive creeping mats of leathery, evergreen, ovate leaves with white urn flowers followed by red berries. Photo

Gentiana affinis (Gentianaceae) (12x10, Z3, P, GL, 3:8w) ................................................... 100 seeds / $2.50

 09030.23  (W) Park Co., CO, 9900ft, 3018m.  A robust and erect form with very deep blue flowers held high, as many as 20 to 30 per plant.

Gentiana affinis v. ovata (Gentianaceae) (14x12,Z6,P,L,3:8w) .................................. 90 seeds / $3.50 09031.14 (W) Del Norte Co., CA, 2360ft, 720m. Rigid, stiff leaves line wiry stems bearing capitate clusters of blue flowers. On dry, red volcanic soils. Photo

Gentiana algida (Gentianaceae) (6x8,Z3,P,L,4:8w) ..................................................... 100 seeds / $3.50 11432.34 (W) Park Co., CO, 12800ft, 3902m. (= Gentianodes algida.) Light green leaves with creamy, translucent trumpets vertically striped dark purple. Late bloomer, just before the first snows.

Gentiana andrewsii (40x30, Z4, P, L, 4:8w) ........................................................................ 100 seeds / $2.50

 11815.03  Brilliant blue, bottle-like blossoms in whorls.

Gentiana asclepiadea (50x24,Z5,P,GL,3:8w) ................................................................ 100 seeds / $3.50 13612.02 Robust plants with lanceolate leaves and clusters of sessile deep blue flowers in the upper axils.

Gentiana asclepiadea f. alba (50x24,Z5,P,GL,3:8w) ................................................... 100 seeds / $3.50 13613.02 Robust plants with lanceolate leaves and clusters of sessile cream to white flowers in the upper axils.

Gentiana asclepiadea f. rosea (50x24,Z5,P,GL,3:8w) ................................................. 100 seeds / $3.50 13614.02 Robust plants with lanceolate leaves and clusters of sessile rose to pink flowers in the upper axils.

Gentiana calycosa v. asepala (12x14, Z3, P, L, 3:8w) ....................................................... 100 seeds / $3.00

 13156.10  (W) Idaho Co., ID, 7600ft, 2317m.  Blue fluted flowers spotted greenish inside. Erect form.

Gentiana lutea (110x65,Z5,P,L,3:8w) .............................................................................. 100 seeds / $3.50 54938.02 Large leafy clumps erupt into several spikes densely covered with yellow flower clusters.

Gentiana newberryi (Gentianaceae) (8x8,Z4,P,L,3:8w) .................................................... 100 seeds / $4.00 58352.22 (W) Trinity Co., CA, 7900ft, 2408m. On short stalks over small rosettes are borne dark blue, fringed flowers with darker stripes in the throat and speckles on the petals. On volcanic ultramfic soils near timberline. Photo

Gentiana paradoxa (Gentianaceae) (30x16,Z4,P,L,3:8w) ....................................................... 90 seeds / $4.00

 70134.05  (W) Halda coll.  Needle-like leaves and green-marked blue flowers about 2" long, appearing for several weeks in late summer.  West Caucasus on limestone rocks.

Gentiana parryi (18x12,Z3,P,L,3:8w) ....................................................................... 100 seeds / $4.00 70135.41 (W) Mesa Co., CO, 10300ft, 3140m. Extra robust form here on the Grand Mesa with multiple stems bearing terminal clusters of large deep blue flowers.

Gentiana setigera (Gentianaceae) (12x7,Z6,P,L,3:8w) .................................................... 90 seeds / $4.00 76338.12 (W) Josephine Co., OR, 1850ft, 564m. A serpentine bog endemic forming prostrate, green-yellow rosettes. The deep blue, white-throated flowers are 4 cm long, with a few curly fimbrillae. Photo

Gentiana sikokiana (Gentianaceae) (12x16,Z6,P,GL,1) .......................................... 100 seeds / $4.00 76512.00 Obovate leaves with rounded serrations bear blue, green-spotted funnel-flowers. Attractive Japanese species.

Gentiana triflora v. japonica (40x12,Z6,P,L,3:8w) .............................................................. 100 seeds / $3.00

 78757.18  (W) Sapporo, Japan, 20m.  Tufts of lanceolate leaves along creeping rhizomes produce erect stems bearing several whorls of deep blue flowers.

Gentiana triflora v. montana f. alba (35x28,Z5,P,GL,3:8w) ...................................... 100 seeds / $3.50 78773.02 Tufts of lanceolate leaves from creeping rhizomes produce several stems with interrupted whorls of deep blue tubular flowers. Siberia.

Gentiana verna (7x9,Z4,P,GL,3:8w) ............................................................................... 100 seeds / $3.50 90334.02 Classic European Gentian with compact rosettes and dark inky-blue flowers on short stems.

Gentianopsis barbellata (12x5, Z3, B/P, L, 3:8w) ............................................................... 100 seeds / $2.50

 10134.14  (W) Summit Co., CO, 11800ft, 3598m. Linear leaves and deep blue, fringed flowers.

Gentianopsis detonsa v. elegans (15x7,Z4,B/P,L,3:8w) ............................................... 100 seeds / $3.50 15339.12 (W) Park Co., WY, 6600ft, 2012m. Somewhat dwarfer than G. thermalis and exhibits lighter colored flowers of blue to deep lavender shades. Edges of marshlands.

Gentianopsis thermalis (Gentianaceae) (18x8,Z4,B/P,L,3:8w) ............................................. 100 seeds / $3.50

 78360.17  (W) Mineral Co., CO, 9650ft, 2942m.  Beautiful dark blue, deeply-fringed flowers on long peduncles.

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Geranium viscosissimum (Geraniaceae) (35x30,Z4,P,SC,1) ......................................... 20 seeds / $3.50 90536.34 (W) Park Co., CO, 10200ft, 3110m. Slightly viscid plants with partially divided leaves and clusters of large magenta flowers, often conspicuously veined.   Photo

Gilia aggregata (orange) (Polemoniaceae) (40x15,Z5,B,L,3:6w) ................................. 90 seeds / $3.50 09235.11 (W) Jackson Co., OR, 6500ft, 1982m. Flowers of minutely checkered red and yellow blend to a striking orange. On volcanic screes. Photo

Gilia aggregata (pink) (Polemoniaceae) (50x24, Z3, B, L, 3:6w) ……................................. 100 seeds / $3.00

 09234.23  (W) Park Co., CO, 9800ft, 2988m. Trumpets of pale to deep pink, including salmon-pink.

Gilia aggregata (red) (Polemoniaceae) (30x12,Z3,B,L,3:6w) ........................................ 55 seeds / $3.00 09232.14 (W) Gunnison Co., CO, 9900ft, 3018m. The beautiful scarlet-orange form. Dwarf plants here growing on south-facing mountain slopes of rocky loam.

Gilia aggregata (white) (35x12, Z4, B, L, 3:6w) .................................................................... 90 seeds / $2.50

 09236.15  (W) Elbert Co., CO, 6650ft, 2030m.  The pure white form predominates on the Plains.

Gilia aggregata (white) (Polemoniaceae) (45x12,Z4,B,L,3:6w) ................................... 90 seeds / $3.50 09236.23 (W) Boulder Co., CO, 8525ft, 2600m. White to pale pink flowers in this population.

Gilia aggregata v. macrosiphon (40x14, Z3, B, L, 3:6w) .................................................... 100 seeds / $3.00

 09237.10  (W) Carbon Co., WY, 9000ft, 2744m.  Extra long corolla tubes in lovely pale orchid-pinks.

Gilia aggregata v. macrosiphon (40x14, Z3, B, L, 3:6w) ...................................................... 75 seeds / $3.00

 09237.21  (W) Iron Co., UT, 9400ft, 2866m.  A deeper, more luminous fuchsia color here.

Gilia caespitosa (Polemoniaceae) (10x16,Z5,P,L,2) ............................................................... 20 seeds / $5.00

 12033.10  (W) Wayne Co., UT, 7200ft, 2200m.  The fabulous "Scarlet Gilia" ranks with Kelseya uniflora in rarity, mystique and cultivational challenges.  Thready stems bear salverform flowers of scarlet.  The cushions appear crystalline due to the pinkish sand of its native habitat adhering to the viscid leaves.   Photo

Gilia formosa (10x18, Z5, P, L, 4:8w) .................................................................................... 60 seeds / $4.00

 30734.14  (W) San Juan Co., NM, 6000ft., 1830m.  Thready stems bear salverform flowers of lavender-pink.  A narrow endemic found only on N-facing, eroding badlands of sandy clay.

Gilia stenothyrsa (50x10,Z4,B,L,3:4w) ................................................................................. 90 seeds / $4.00

 76788.17  (W) Uintah Co., UT, 5500ft, 1675m.  Beautiful filigreed rosettes, one to several dense racemes of pure white flowers with exserted stamens. Worthy of cultivation. On sandstone ledges.

Gilia subnuda (Polemoniaceae) (20x15,Z6,B,L,3:6w) .............................................. 100 seeds / $3.50 76870.41 (W) Garfield Co., UT, 6000ft, 1829m. Viscid rosettes with maroon undersides erupt into busy panicles of hundreds of bright carmine-red, tubular flowers. Sandy canyon hillsides. Photo

Gladiolus palustris (Iridaceae) (30x14,Z6,P,C,3:8w) ............................................................. 40 seeds / $3.50

 70117.07    Loose, secund spikes of about half-dozen, purplish-red flowers early in summer. A lovely and hardy sp. found distributed wild in moist, European meadows.

Glaucidium palmatum (Ranunculaceae) (40x40,Z6,P,GCE,4:8w) ................................... 30 seeds / $5.00 70114.04 Japan. Beautiful pale lavender-blue flowers 2" to 3" (5 to 8 cm) across with undulate margins are borne singly on short scapes. Best under cool and lime-free conditions.

Glaucidium palmatum v. leucanthum (40x40,Z6,P,GCE,4:8w) ..................................... 30 seeds / $5.00 70115.04 Japan. Also available is the white form.

Goodyera oblongifolia (Orchidaceae) (20x14,Z4,P,L,7) ........................................... 1000 seeds / $3.50 67054.13 (W) Kittitas Co., WA, 4300ft, 1311m. Oblong leaves attractively patterned with white or gray-green veins. Spikes of small white flowers.

Grahamia coahuilensis (Portulacaceae) (5x12,Z10,P,L,1) ..................................................... 30 seeds / $3.50

 12609.08  (W) ex Mex.  A caudex-forming species with succulent, oblanceolate leaves and deep pink flowers.  Of easiest culture, nearly everblooming.

Grayia spinosa (Chenopodiaceae) (90x90,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ................................................ 100 seeds / $3.50 76712.20 (W) Utah. Small bushes with linear leaves and persistant woody spines. The tiny flowers appear in mid-spring and are surrounded by large reddish bracts.

Gymnocalycium baldianum (Cactaceae) (6x11,Z7,P,GL,3:4w) ............................................. 40 seeds / $3.00

 10114.07  (W) Ex Catamarca, Argentina.  Semi-dome-shaped, dark-green stems with few soft tan spines adpressed to the stem.  Tubular flowers in hot red to pink in rings on crown.   Photo

Gymnocalycium bruchii (Cactaceae) (4x9,Z5b,P,GL,3:4w) ............................................ 40 seeds / $3.00 10765.08 Ex Cordova, Argentina. Low, dark-green, flat-topped, multi-clumping stems with few soft, white spines. Light pink flowers on top crown in rings.   Photo

Haplopappus acaulis (Asteraceae) (5x12,Z4,P,C,1) .................................................... 50 seeds / $3.50 01217.21 (W) Mono Co., CA, 11400ft, 3476m. (=Stenotus acaulis.) Prickly mats of sharp-tipped leaves produce many golden daisies on short stems in late spring. This population growing on gentle, E-facing slopes of dolomitic rubble.

Haplopappus macronema (24x35,Z3,P,C,3:6w) ......................................................... 40 seeds / $3.50 56082.21 (W) Beaver Co., UT, 11100ft, 3384m. (=Ericameria discoidea.) A twiggy, alpine shrublet with narrow, crinkled leaves lining the white, tomentose stems. Bright yellow, rayless flowers terminate each stem late in the season. The entire plant has a fruity fragrance like pineapple. Photo

Haplopappus stenophyllus (Asteraceae) (8x14,Z6,P,L,2) .............................................. 40 seeds / $3.50 76789.32 (W) Yakima Co., WA, 3550ft, 1082m. Acicular gray-green leaves and myriad yellow flowers. On basalt scablands.

Haplopappus cf. glutinosus (24x45,Z6,P,L,2) ....................................................................... 30 seeds / $3.50

 32563.17   (W) Ex Chile.  Low shrubs with spatulate, toothed leaves bear 1" yellow daisy-flowers on long peduncles all summer until frost.

Hedeoma nana (Lamiaceae) (10x8,Z5,P,L,1) …………………...........………………….... 100 seeds / $3.00

 58128.15  (W) Garfield Co., UT, 7800ft, 2378m.  Thyme-like habit of many close stems thick-set with small, elliptical, cinereus, fragrant leaves. Small pale purple, lipped flowers by the hundreds. Interesting member of the pink Claron limestone community.

Hereroa calycina (Aizoaceae) (7x18,Z6,P,L,1) ...................................................................... 40 seeds / $3.00

 12124.09    A vigorous grower forming mats of hatchet-shaped leaves.  The nocturnal, yellow flowers are held over the foliage on 3" stems.

Hesperaloe parviflora (Agavaceae) (120x70,Z8,P,C,2) ................................................. 40 seeds / $3.50 70145.04 Ex Bernalillo landscape plantings. Fleshy, pendant, tubular flowers of coral-red on branching spikes from clumps of narrow, Yucca-like foliage.

Hesperocallis undulata (Liliaceae) (45x26,Z9,P,EC,2) .......................................................... 50 seeds / $4.00

 92815.20  (W) Imperial Co., CA, 300ft.  With sufficient rainfall, racemes bearing numerous silvery-white, 6-petalled flowers pop out of the sand dunes of its native habitat by the thousands. By early summer, the bluish, undulate, basal foliage dies back, leaving a few capsules containing flat black seeds on the dry stalks.   Photo

Heuchera hallii (Saxifragaceae) (20x20,Z4,P,L,1) ........................................................ 100 seeds / $3.50 35124.14 (W) Chaffee Co., CO, 9200ft, 2805m. Scalloped leaves in a dense mass of rosettes bear campanulate cream flowers on several racemes. A most elegant plant. Found on north-facing granitic cracks and ledges.

Heuchera parvifolia v. nivalis (15x16,Z3,P,L,1) ................................................................. 100 seeds / $3.00

 70146.17  (W) Lake Co., CO, 12800ft, 3900m.  The dwarf, alpine form. Numerous spikes of small, white, campanulate flowers.

Heuchera pulchella (15x20,Z4,P,L,1) .................................................................................. 100 seeds / $4.00

 70924.37  (W) Bernalillo Co., NM, 10400ft  Dwarf rhizomes creep through limestone cracks and bear short spikes of pink to burgundy-colored, hairy bells.

Heuchera rubescens v. versicolor (30x30,Z4,P,L,1) ........................................................... 100 seeds / $3.50

 74881.17  (W) Lincoln Co., NM, 10000ft, 3050m.  Broad vigorous mounds of foliage sprout a dense forest of panicles packed with beautiful pale pink and burgundy fringed bells.

Heuchera sanguinea v. pulchra (20x12,Z7,P,L,1) .............................................................. 100 seeds / $4.00

 76131.10  (W) Cochise Co., AZ, 6800ft, 2073m.  Hairy leaves in multiple rosettes grow hanging in crevices on N-facing granite cliffs.  Startling racemes of brilliant fuchsia-pink to carmine. Super!   Photo

Horkelia hendersonii (Rosaceae) (10x20,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ............................................ 90 seeds / $4.00 35328.11 (W) Jackson Co., OR, 7400ft, 2256m. Mats of cylindric, cut, gray leaves covered with silky hairs. Heads of small pinkish flowers. A rare Siskiyou endemic.

Houstonia acerosa (Rubiaceae) (4x8, Z6, P, L, 2) ............................................................... 100 seeds / $3.00

 01234.15  (W) Jeff Davis Co., TX, 6050ft, 1845m.  Cushions of needles covered with masses of lavender stars.

Houstonia rubra (Rubiaceae) (3x7,Z4,P,L,3:8w) .............................................................. 60 seeds / $4.50 74880.14 (W) San Juan Co., UT, 4430ft, 1350m. One first notices the intense fragrance when unwittingly approaching blooming plants. Little mounds of fleshy, linear leaves are studded with sessile, four-petaled blossoms variously colored pale pink to lavender. Sandstone dweller. Photo

Hulsea algida (Asteraceae) (18x16, Z3, P, L, 3:6w) .............................................................. 30 seeds / $3.00

 12432.14  (W) Carbon Co., MT, 9500ft, 2896m.  Tufts of undulate, oblong-acuminate leaves are sticky and strongly aromatic.  Large yellow daisy flowers top each scape for weeks.  On steep screes.

Hulsea nana (9x16,Z5,P,L,3:6w) ……………………………........………………………... 40 seeds / $4.00

 58129.15  (W) Siskiyou Co., CA, 8900ft, 2713m.  Numerous yellow flowers on viscid mats denser and more compact than H. algida. On W-facing volcanic screes.

Hymenoxys acaulis (Asteraceae) (9x15,Z4,P,L,1) ……………...........…………….............. 40 seeds / $3.00

 01214.16  (W) Elbert Co., CO, 6650ft, 2027m.   The typical form predominates on the Plains with yellow daisies on 2 to 3 inch scapes from tufts of green, spatulate leaves, somewhat woolly basally.

Hymenoxys acaulis v. caespitosa (3x8,Z3,P,C,1) ................................................................. 25 seeds / $4.00

 01215.37  (W) Albany Co., WY, 7200ft, 2195m.  Superb form with sessile yellow flowers on tight, multi-headed, silver rosettes.  Almost as compact as H. lapidicola.  On windswept chalky knolls.   Photo

Hymenoxys acaulis v. ivesiana (26x14,Z5,P,L,1) ................................................................. 45 seeds / $3.50

 01216.27  (W) Montezuma Co., CO, 5900ft, 1800m.  Leafy tufts produce branching scapes bearing large yellow daisy flowers.

Hymenoxys argentea (10x12,Z5,P,C,1) …………………………………….......………..... 40 seeds / $3.00

 14432.15  (W) Torrance Co., NM, 6500ft  Mats of spoon-shaped silver leaves erupt with yellow flowers.

Hymenoxys grandiflora (14x9,Z3,P,C,1) .............................................................................. 70 seeds / $3.50

 32747.30  (W) Custer Co., ID, 10200ft, 3110m.  Woolly, dissected leaves and huge yellow heads.   Photo

Hymenoxys scaposa (12x18,Z5,P,L,1) .................................................................................. 40 seeds / $3.00

 76127.17  (W) Mora Co., NM, 6300ft, 1921m.  Grassy foliage like Armeria maritima with prolific yellow daisies nearly all summer, especially if kept dead-headed.

Hymenoxys subintegra (25x12,Z5,B,L,1) …………………………………………............. 50 seeds / $3.00

 76880.15  (W) Coconino Co., AZ, 6100ft, 1860m.  Intensely-silver, dissected rosettes of long, narrow leaves bear hundreds of yellow daisies on a multiply-branched inflorescence. On sandstone fields.

Hymenoxys torreyana (Asteraceae) (8x12,Z4,P,L,1) ................................................. 40 seeds / $4.00 78744.11 (W) Uintah Co., UT, 7550ft, 2302m. Dome-like, woolly cushions are covered with huge yellow daisies in early spring. A recollection of one of our best introductions, back in 1994. Photo

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