Local Seed Source Spice Bush

Lindera benzoin

Sun to shade. Native shrub, 1/2″ red berries used like allspice, leaves used for tea. Host for spicebush swallowtail butterfly. Need male & female. 6-12′ tall

. North American native plant.

Gallon pots $12

Availability of plants varies from day to day. Please call before you come to check availability.

Pink Hip Rose

(Rosa rugosa)

Full Sun to Part Shade. Large single pink flowers throughout the year with edible hips up to 1″ diameter

Extremely low-care species rose bush that is a breath of fresh air from all the hyper-bred neon-colored roses in most landscapes today.  Spines are bristly rather than hooked so they won’t “reach out and grab you”.  Large single pink flowers throughout the year with edible hips up to 1″ diameter. Super rich in Vitamin C.  Takes up to half-day shade just fine. Spread aggressively through root suckers.  Stock originally from Hidden Springs Nursery.  Size up to about 5′ tall x 4-5′ wide.  Zones 3-8 . .

Quart pots $6, Gallon* pots $12

Availability of plants varies from day to day. Please call before you come to check availability.

White Hip Rose

(Rosa rugosa)

Full Sun to Part Shade. Large single white flowers throughout the year with edible hips up to 1″ diameter

Extremely low-care species rose bush that is a breath of fresh air from all the hyper-bred neon-colored roses in most landscapes today.  Spines are bristly rather than hooked so they won’t “reach out and grab you”.  Large single white flowers throughout the year with edible hips up to 1″ diameter. Super rich in Vitamin C.  Takes up to half-day shade just fine.   Spread aggressively through root suckers.  Size up to about 5′ tall x 4-5′ wide.  Zones 3-8 . .

Quart pots $6, Gallon* pots $12

Availability of plants varies from day to day. Please call before you come to check availability.