Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, 100 seeds, $4.00
Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, 100 seeds, $4.00
Chilopsis linearis, 50 seeds, $3.00
Chilopsis linearis, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum caespitosum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum caespitosum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon acuminatus,  100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon acuminatus,  100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon superbus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon superbus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Perennial &Bulb Seeds - Updated 5/11
Eriophyllum lanatum, 100 seeds $4.00
Eriophyllum lanatum, 100 seeds $4.00
Penstemon cyananthus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon cyananthus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Enceliopsis nudicaulis, 100 seeds $4.00
Enceliopsis nudicaulis, 100 seeds $4.00
Allium acuminatum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Allium acuminatum, 100 seeds, $4.00

Agastache cusickii, 100 seeds, $4.00
Agastache cusickii, 100 seeds, $4.00
Agastache cusickii, "Cusicks Giant Hyssop", 36" H x 36" W ( cm 92H x 92W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 6100 feet ( 1860 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z4a-7a, Herbaceous plants with intensely mint scented leaves. Flowers white, emerging from light pink bracts attract hummingbirds and a large number of butterflies & bees. Goldfinches love feasting on the dried seed heads. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29981502632/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.


Geoscape Desert Nursery
Cold hardy cactus, succulents, and perennials for the rock gardening enthusiast.
1-208-884-1251 ( voice mail )
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Dalea ornata
Helianthus cusickii
Castilleja angustifolia
var. dubia
Salvia dorrii

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- International orders welcome with $25 US minimum order. Seed orders only. Orders shipped via USPS International Standard with roughly a two week delivery time on average.


  Germination guide.
1. 45-60 F ( 8-16 C ) CW = Cold weather germinating = Fall to late winter / early spring like conditions with freezing or near freezing nights and mild day time temperatures. Best sown in late winter as ground thaws and can be worked.

2. 60-75 F ( 16-24 C ) WM = Cool  to warm germinating = Early to mid spring conditions, typically just after the last frost. Best sown in early spring.

3. 75+ F = ( 24+ C ) HT= Warm to hot germinating = Late spring to summer conditions. Best sown in late spring to summer.
Fall 2017/ spring 2018 seed list.
> = Denotes new list items since last major update.
R = Re-named listing, denoting new name after plants have been keyed out to specific subspecies or varieties from previous listing.
For  "how to" information on cultivation ( including Soil Types 1 & 2  listed in the plant descriptions below ) and plant selection, please visit the "Cultivation Page", accessible from the blue navigation menu at the top of the page.
Agastache rupistris, "Hummingbird Mint", 36"H x 48" W ( cm 92H x 122W )
( ex cultivation, origin Desert Southwest USA ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z6a-9a, Licorice scented herbaceous leaves over medium sized plants produce burnt orange tubular flowers attractive to hummingbirds. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Plants resent shady conditions and should be planted in full sun for the best form. One of the best for semi-arid gardens. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29790224824/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Allium acuminatum, "Tapertip Onion", 12"H x 4"W ( cm 31H x 11W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1403 m ) , Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a,  Large heads of lavender pink on tall stalks. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH.
Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29789375453/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Artemisia arbuscula, "Low Sagebrush", 12"H x 24" W ( cm 31H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 5000 feet ( 1524 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = 5a-8a, Small rounded plants ideal for landscapes. Excellent host for Desert Indian Paintbrush. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30385585606/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Astragalus cusickii, "Cusicks's Milkvetch", 24"H x 24" W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Washington Co., ID, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Tall wiry stems bear light yellow pea flowers in early spring, followed by large papery pods that rattle in the wind. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 1 picture.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29790648104/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Astragalus cusickii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Astragalus cusickii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Astragalus filipes, "Basalt Milkvetch", 24"H x 18"W ( cm 61H x 46W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1403 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Similar in form to A. cusickii, but with thicker stems & leaves. Flowers yellow followed by skinny, paper pods. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30304685912/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Astragalus filipes, 100 seeds, $4.00
Astragalus filipes, 100 seeds, $4.00
Astragalus malacus, "Shaggy Milkvetch", 10" H x 10 " W ( cm 26H x 26W )
Malheur Co., OR, 2500 feet ( 793 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Rigid clumps of hairy, pinnate leaves. Flowers light purple to deep purple followed by hairy, sickle shaped pods. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30304803332/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Astragalus malacus, 50 seeds, $3.00
Astragalus malacus, 50 seeds, $3.00
Astragalus purshii, "Woolypod Milkvetch", 3"H x 8 "W ( cm 8H x 21W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1403 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Compact mounds of wooly, pinnate
leaves. Nice deep purple flowers in this population followed by small hairy pods. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 1 picture.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30335344421/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Astragalus purshii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Astragalus purshii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Balsamorhiza sagittata, "Arrowleaf Balsamroot", 18"H x 24" W ( cm 46H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Clumps of large arrow shaped leaves and large rayed yellow flowers in spring. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 1 picture.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30421712155/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Balsamorhiza sagittata, 50 seeds, $3.00
Balsamorhiza sagittata, 50 seeds, $3.00
Brickellia microphylla, "Littleleaf Brickelbush", 30"H x 36"W ( cm 77H x 92W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3800 feet ( 1159 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Oregano relative. Medium sized shrubs with aromatic leaves. Small white flowers attractive to butterflies. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30385741436/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Brickellia microphylla, 100 seeds, $4.00
Brickellia microphylla, 100 seeds, $4.00
Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia, "Narrowleaf Brickelbush", 36"H x 48"W ( cm 92H x 122W ), Malheur Co., OR, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, More robust plants than B. microphylla, also late spring flowering vs. late summer flowering. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30385905376/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia, 50 seeds, $3.00
Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia, 50 seeds, $3.00
Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, " Desert Indian Paintbrush", 12"H x 12"W ( cm 31H x 31W ), Malheur Co., OR, 2500 feet ( 762 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = Z5a-8a, Lots of color variation in this population including red, orange, pink & light yellow. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30318454812/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Castilleja applegatei, "Wavyleaf Indian Paintbrush", 24"H x 24"W ( cm 61H x61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 6100 feet ( 1860 m ), Heat/Cold hardiness = 4a-7a, More upright, branching, bushy plants with heads of orange or red. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30318799562/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Chilopsis linearis, "Desert Willow", 180"H x 180"W ( m 4.6H x 4.6W )
ex. cultivation ( origin, widespread in USA Desert Southwest )., Heat/Cold hardiness = Z6b-9b, Small trees produce flushes of fragrant orchid like pink to purple flowers all summer that are attractive to hummingbirds. From seed cultivated plants selected for best cold hardiness and deepest pink - purple flowers. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with neutral to slightly acidic pH. Deep water bi-weekly during summer to encourage continuous flowering. Germination code = HT
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30319355432/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Cryptantha propria, "Malheur Cryptantha", 8"H x 15"W ( cm 21H x 39W )
Washington Co., ID, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Fuzzy spikes dotted with tiny white star flowers in spring over woody stemmed mats. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage      ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29889150573/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each. Limited quantities this year.
Dalea ornata, "Blue Mountain Prairie Clover", 12"H x 24"W ( cm 31H x 61W )
Malheur Co., OR, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Spikes of pink, attractive to butterflies, over herbaceous plants arising from a woody root crown. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30485720876/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Dalea ornata, 100 seeds, $4.00
Dalea ornata, 100 seeds, $4.00
Enceliopsis nudicaulis, "Naked Stem Sunray", 18"H x 24"W ( cm 46H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3500 feet ( 1067 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Large yellow rayed flowers emerge from mounds of sculpted gray green leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to extend flowering. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30522171455/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Ericameria nauseosa, "Gray Rabbitbrush", 36"H x 48"W ( cm 92H x 122W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Medium shrubs of powdery blue burst into golden yellow in mid to late summer, excellent for attracting a large number of pollinators.Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Water sparingly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss & encourage flowering. Over watering can make the branches become lax and flop over. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/38984121302/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonom caespitosum, "Matted Buckwheat", 4"H x 24"W ( cm 11H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 6600 feet ( 2012 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z4b-7b, High elevation form on windswept ridges form extra tight mounds with simple multicolored umbels barely rising above the foliage. Excellent choice for the alpine or trough garden. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30435884221/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonom caespitosum, "Matted Buckwheat", 4"H x 24"W ( cm 11H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1480 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Low mounds sport short umbels of greenish yellow and red colors. Choice rock garden plants. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30522907645/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonum caespitosum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum caespitosum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum compositum, "Arrowleaf Buckwheat", 18"H x 30"W ( cm 46H x 77W )
Washington Co., ID, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Large arrow shaped leaves and tall branching umbels of variable light to deep yellow. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30523072445/in/album-72157674730896985/
2 offers = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.  Also 5 grams ( 1000 plus seeds ) for $18.00
Eriogonum compositum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriogonum compositum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriogonum ovaliforme, "Cushion Buckwheat", 12"H x 12"W ( cm 31H x 31W )
Malheur Co., OR, 2400 feet ( 732 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, White flowering umbels on tall stalks. Robust mounds of rounded leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) and neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30523628675/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonum  ovaliforme, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum  ovaliforme, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum shockleyi var. packardiae, "Packard's Buckwheat", 2"H x 12"W ( cm 6H x 31W ), Owyhee Co., ID, 3400 ( 1037 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Moss like mounds of very tight leaves embedded with cream yellow flowers. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29901611293/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonum spherocephalum, Rock Buckwheat, 10"H x 24" W ( cm 26H x 61W )
Washington Co., ID, 2200 feet ( 671 m ) , Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Low mounds with umbels of light lemon yellow flowers. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30418049532/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Eriogonum spherocephalum, Rock Buckwheat, 10"H x 24" W ( cm 26H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ) , Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, This population with bright sulphur yellow flowers over low mounds. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link, this will open a new page, 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30236574380/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum, 100 seeds, $4.00
R - Eriogonum umbellatum var. devestivum, "Sulphur Buckwheat", 18"H x 30"W ( cm 46H x 77W )
Malheur Co., OR, 2200 feet ( 671 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Tall branching umbels of bright sulphur yellow over dark green robust mounds. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30447580381/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Eriogonum umbellatum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriogonum umbellatum, 100 seeds, $4.00
Eriophyllum lanatum, "Oregon Sunshine", 12"H x 12"W ( cm 31H x 31W )
Owyhee Co.,ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Rounded petals of yellow flowers in profusion over blue gray leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30237074840/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Helianthus cusickii, "Cusick's Sunflower", 24"H x 24"W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1357 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Perennial sunflower type with medium sized rayed flowers from branching stems. Plants tend to prefer richer, more moist soils ( Type 2 ) as long as the drainage is good. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30535253255/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Helianthus cusickii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Helianthus cusickii, 50 seeds, $3.00
Ionactis alpina, "Lava Aster", 4" H x 12"W ( cm 11H x 31W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1402 m ), Heat/ Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Lavender purple flowers emerge from tangled mats. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30419091852/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Lupinus arbustus var. calcaratus, "Longspur Lupine", 30"H x 30"W ( cm 77H x 77W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 5000 feet ( 1524 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Spikes of deep yellow tipped white, fading to purple. Plants tend to prefer richer, more moist soils ( Type 2 ) as long as the drainage is good. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29905002254/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Lupinus arbustus var. calcaratus, 50 seeds, $3.00
Lupinus arbustus var. calcaratus, 50 seeds, $3.00
R - Monardella odoratissima var. angustifolia, "Narrow Leaved Monardella", 10" H x 15" W ( cm 26H x 39W ), Malheur Co., OR, 4700 feet ( 1436 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a,  Newly described variety with light lavender flowers over small shrubs of intensely mint scented leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. From garden cultivated plants. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30454328781/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Oenothera caespitosa, "Desert Evening Primrose", 5"H x 12"W ( cm 13H x 31W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Tuffs of bluish purple leaves sport large white flowers. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 4 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30506913986/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Oenothera caespitosa, 50 seeds, $3.00
Oenothera caespitosa, 50 seeds, $3.00
Penstemon acuminatus, "Sand Dune Penstemon", 24"H x 24"W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3500 feet ( 1067 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Rigid stems and leathery leaves bear spikes of bluish purple flowers.Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29909822383/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Penstemon cyananthus GS276.3, "Wasatch Penstemon", 24"H x 24" W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Bear Lake Co., ID, 8100 feet ( 2469 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z4a-7a. Vivid blue flowers from tall, flexible stems. Plants tend to prefer richer, more moist soils ( Type 2 ) as long as the drainage is good. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30426632012/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each
Penstemon fruiticosus, "Bush Penstemon", 10"H x 24"W ( cm 26H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 6600 feet ( 2012 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z4a-7a. Succulent leaves on woody branching shrubs bear light purple bell flowers. Plants tend to prefer richer, more moist soils ( Type 2 ) as long as the drainage is good. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29912964454/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each
Penstemon fruiticosus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon fruiticosus, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon gairdneri, "Gairdner's Beardtongue", 10"H x 12"W ( cm 26H x 31W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1403 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Wiry stems arise from a woody rootstalk with thin leaves and vivid purple blue flowers. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30427082392/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Penstemon gairdneri, 50 seeds, $3.00
Penstemon gairdneri, 50 seeds, $3.00
Penstemon miser, "Malheur Penstemon", 6"H x 8"W ( cm 16H x 21W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Choice dwarf plants with variable colored flowers of light pink to purplish blue. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 5 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30544065545/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Penstemon miser, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon miser, 100 seeds, $4.00
Penstemon superbus, "Superb Penstemon", 60"H x 24"W ( cm 153H x 61W )
Graham Co., AZ, 3500 feet (1067 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z7a-10a, Towering rigid stems sport vivid coral red flowers on large plants. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29913917744/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides, "Dagger Pod", 6"H x 8"W ( cm 16H x 21W )
Gem Co., ID, 4600 feet ( 1403 m ) , Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Short spikes of pink in early spring, followed by dagger seed pods over dense tuffs of leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29915712184/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each. Limited quantities.
Salvia dorrii, "Purple Sage", 24"H x 36"W ( cm 61H x 92W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3400 feet ( 1037 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Mixed flower & bract colors in this population, mostly purple-blue, top low to medium sized shrubs with intense sage scented leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 5 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30459063961/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.50 each.
Salvia dorrii, "Purple Sage", 18"H x 24"W ( cm 46H x 61W )
Malheur Co., OR, 2700 feet ( 823 m ) , Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Smaller plants in this population.
Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30547022175/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.50 each.
Agastache rupistris, 100 seeds, $4.00
Agastache rupistris, 100 seeds, $4.00

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018

Sold out! Next availability late spring 2018.
Eremurus bungei, "Foxtail Lilly", 48"h x 12"W ( cm 122 x 31 )
ex. cultivation ( origin, desert regions of western Asia ), Heat / cold tolerance: Z5b-8b, Spectacular tall spikes of yellow appear in mid to late spring from a bulbous rootstalk. Plants die back to the ground in mid to late summer after seeding and re-emerge the following spring. Soil should be mineral rich ( Type 1 soil mix ) and sharp draining. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 photos.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/36070878074/in/album-72157685829462030/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Penstemon eatonii, "Firecracker Penstemon", 36"H x 36"W ( cm 92H x 92W )
Coconino Co., AZ, 6500 feet ( 1981m ), Heat / cold tolerance: Z4b -7b, Medium tall spikes of orange red appear in early to mid spring and last up to 2 months. Excellent for attracting hummingbirds. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 soil mix ) with good drainage. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/36176815494/in/album-72157685829462030/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Memo, $12 minimum order on all seed orders. Thank you!
Erenurus bungei, $3.00
Erenurus bungei, $3.00
Penstemon eatonii, $3.00
Penstemon eatonii, $3.00

Sold out! Next availability late spring 2018.
Salvia pachyphylla, "Blue Sage", 30"H x 36"W ( cm 77H x 92W )
Tulare Co., CA, 6100 feet ( 1860 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z6a-9a, Robust shrubs with large purple bracts and variably blue flowers all summer. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/29918158644/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.50 each.
Salvia pachyphylla, - 500
500 seed offering of above.
Salvia pachyphylla, 100 seeds, $4.50
Salvia pachyphylla, 100 seeds, $4.50
Salvia dorrii, "Purple Sage", 24"H x 36"W ( cm 61H x 92W )
Ada Co., ID, 2800 feet ( 854 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Robust plants with extra dark purple bracts. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss and extend flowering. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/30547148095/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.50 each
Penstemon superbus, - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seed ) offering of above.
Penstemon superbus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon superbus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon fruiticosus, Owyhee Co., ID, 6600 feet, - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seed ) offering of above.
Penstemon fruiticosus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon fruiticosus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon cyananthus, Bear Lake Co., ID, 8100 feet, - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seed ) offering of above.
Penstemon cyananthus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon cyananthus, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Penstemon acuminatis, Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seed ) offering of above.
Penstemon acuminatis, 1/2 gram, $12.00
Penstemon acuminatis, 1/2 gram, $12.00
Monardella odoratissima var. angustifolia , 100 seed, $4.00
Monardella odoratissima var. angustifolia , 100 seed, $4.00
Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, Malheur Co., OR, 2500 feet, - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seed ) offering of above.
Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Castilleja angustifolia var. dubia, 1/2 gram seed, $12.00
Agastache rupistris, - .5g
1/2 gram ( 1000+ seeds ) offering of above.
Salvia dorrii, Owyhee Co., ID, 3400 feet, - 500
500 seed offering of above.

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018
Artemisia arbuscula . 50 seeds, $3.00
Artemisia arbuscula . 50 seeds, $3.00
Ericameria nauseosa, 50 seeds, $3.00
Ericameria nauseosa, 50 seeds, $3.00

Sold out! Next availability early summer 2018.

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018.

Sold Out! Next availability late Summer 2018.
> Zinnia grandiflora, "Rocky Mountain Zinnia", 5"H x 36" W ( cm 13H x 92W )
Coconino Co., AZ, 5300 feet. Heat / cold tolerance = Z5a - 8a, Forming low spreading mats from shallow rhizomes, excellent as a bank stabilizer. Golden yellow flowers with orange centers appear in late spring and flower freely until frost. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to keep the flowers coming. Soil should be mineral and compost rich ( Type 2 ) with good drainage and prefer neutral to slightly alkaline pH. Plants resent shady conditions and prefer full sun. Germination code = WM
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 1 picture.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/24156179477/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.

Zinnia grandiflora, 50 seeds, $3.00
Zinnia grandiflora, 50 seeds, $3.00
> Gutierrezia sarothrae, "Snakeweed", 18"H x 18" W ( cm 46H x 46W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a - 8a, Low rounded shrubs become covered in small golden yellow flowers in late summer & fall. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss & encourage flowers. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/38984214082/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Gutierrezia sarothrae, 50 seeds, $3.00
Gutierrezia sarothrae, 50 seeds, $3.00
> Grayia spinosa, "Spiny Hopsage", 24"H x 24"W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a - 8a, Sparkling succulent leaves on small shrubs fall away by late summer. Flowering stems harden into spine like structures to protect from browsing animals. Soil should be mineral rich and sharp draining ( Type 1 mix ) and have neutral to alkaline pH. Water only to establish the first year during the heat of summer. Germination Code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/38984445082/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Grayia spinosa, 100 seeds, $4.00
Grayia spinosa, 100 seeds, $4.00
> Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum, "Slender Buckwheat", 30'H x 36"W ( cm 77H x 92W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/ Cold tolerance = Z5a-8a, Sprays of tiny white to pink flowers over medium shrubs in late summer to fall. Excellent for late season color. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) and neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss & encourage flowers. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 6 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/27243107739/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum, 50 seeds, $3.00
> Eriogonum calcareum, " Whitewoolly Buckwheat", 24" H x 24"W ( cm 61H x 61W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a - 8a, From low thick branches emerge tall wiry stems of single umbels of yellow to deep yellow in late summer to fall. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss & encourage flowers. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 3 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/24156130257/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Eriogonum calcareum, 50 seeds, $3.00
Eriogonum calcareum, 50 seeds, $3.00
> Ericameria viscidiflora, "Green Rabbitbrush", 48"H x 60"W ( cm 122H x 153W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 941 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance = Z5a - 8a, Medium shrubs of yellowish green burst into golden yellow in mid to late summer, excellent for attracting a large number of pollinators. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Water sparingly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss & encourage flowers. Over watering can make the branches become lax and flop over. Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/27243073169/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 50 seeds for $3.00 each.
Ericameria viscidiflora, 50 seeds, $3.00
Ericameria viscidiflora, 50 seeds, $3.00
> Atriplex canescens, "Four-wing Saltbush", 84"H x 84"W ( cm 214H x 214W )
Owyhee Co, ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance Z5a - 8a, Medium to large shrubs occurring in deep alkaline sandy soils, usually with a water source nearby. Plants used extensively by native American Indians, including leaves, roots, flowers & seed fruit. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with an alkaline pH, Germination code = CW
Ethnobotany link provided below ( this will open a new page ).
http://www.ethnoherbalist.com/southern-california-native-plants-medicinal/four-wing-saltbush/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Atriplex canescens, 100 seeds, $4.00
Atriplex canescens, 100 seeds, $4.00
> Artemisia tridentata, "Big Sagebrush", 72"H x 72"W ( cm 183H x 183W )
Owyhee Co., ID, 3100 feet ( 945 m ), Heat/Cold tolerance Z5a - 8a, The symbolic plant of the Great Basin Desert, forming short, medium to tall shrubs with aromatic to pungant sage scented leaves. Soil should be mineral rich with good drainage ( Type 1 mix ) with neutral to alkaline pH. Deep water monthly during the heat of summer to minimize leaf loss.
Germination code = CW
Flickr photo gallery link ( this will open a new page ), 2 pictures.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/120584304@N07/24156093267/in/album-72157674730896985/
1 offer = 100 seeds for $4.00 each.
Artemisia tridentata, 100 seeds, $4.00
Artemisia tridentata, 100 seeds, $4.00

Sold out! Next availability late spring 2018

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018.

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018.

Sold out! Next availability fall 2018.