1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006
785.594.2966

Plant Type

buffalo grass

Buchloe dactyloides

Drought tolerant, requires few mowings each summer to keep neat and trim. Can go dormant … Continued

tickseed/lanceleaf coreopsis

Coreopsis lanceolata/Coreopsis grandiflora 'Presto/ 'Early Sunrise'/Coreopsis verticillata 'Sylvester'

Coreopsis lanceolata (lanceleaf coreopsis) sports bright yellow, daisy-like flowers in summer over glossy green foliage. … Continued

cheddar pinks

Dianthus gratianopolitanus/Dianthus hybrids

Dianthus gratianopolitanus ‘Bath’s Pink’ (cheddar pinks) grows a low growing, silvery-blue mat of foliage spreading … Continued

pincushion cactus

[Coryphantha] Escobaria vivipara

2″ bright magenta open in May-June, followed by fleshy, greenish-purple fruits. As the evergreen, ball-shaped … Continued

spotted hawkweed

Hieracium maculatum ‘Leopard’

Striking mounds of blue-green foliage dappled in maroon purple. Tall stems of bright yellow daisies … Continued

Jewels of Opar

Talinum paniculatum ‘Kingwood Gold’

Related to portulaca with fleshy green leaves and topped in tall spires of delicate, wiry flower … Continued

Missouri primrose

Oenothera macrocarpa

macrocarpa (Missouri primrose) Large, deep yellow flowers cover this sprawling native over glossy green leaves … Continued

prickly pear

Optunia polyacantha

Low mats of spiny pads which can colonize large beds over time. Showy flowers are … Continued

wild petunia

Ruellia humilis

Tubular, bell-shaped, petunia-like flowers up to 3″ long open from May to October on drought-loving … Continued

little bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium

True deep blue foliage and exceptional bronze-red fall color. Tolerates heat and humidity. Native to … Continued