1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006
785.594.2966

Plant Type

monkshood, wolfsbane

Aconitum fischeri

Eye-catching spikes of lavender-blue flowers open from late summer to early fall. Each individual flower … Continued

common milkweed

Asclepias syriaca

Common milkweed produces dusty pink flower clusters in mid-summer atop large, glossy leaves that resemble … Continued

showy milkweed

Asclepias speciosa

Showy milkweed produces dusty pink flower clusters in mid-summer atop large, glossy leaves that resemble … Continued

swamp milkweed

Asclepias incarnata

Swamp milkweed sports lightly fragrant flower clusters from early summer through fall. Plants grow 3-5′ … Continued

tall green milkweed

Asclepias hirtella

Plants grow up to 4′ and produce white flowers. This species prefers medium-wet to dry … Continued

whorled milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

According to the website Monarch Butterfly Garden, you shouldn’t rely on it as your main milkweed … Continued

basil

Ocimum basilicum

Ararat The best tasting purple basil. This heirloom has purplish-gray, mottled foliage, wonderful aroma and … Continued

tatarian aster

Aster tataricus

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full to part sun. Can be divided … Continued

prairie baptisia

Baptisia lactea

A stately, native plant with white flowers in June followed by black pods that make … Continued

borage

Borago officinalis

Big fuzzy plant bears uncommonly true-blue flowers which are prized for garnishes and salads from … Continued