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Albizia julibrissin 'E.H. Wilson'
Albizia julibrissin 'E.H. Wilson'
Persian silk tree
 
The most winter hardy Persian silk tree (sometimes referred to as Persian sleep tree) with pink-white flowers and leaves that close at night.
 
10 seeds
€ 3,00
Albizia kalkora
Albizia kalkora
Kalkora mimosa
 
A rare sleep tree/silk tree with white flowers which is hardy in a sheltered, sunny spot. At night, the leaves of this species fold over and close.
 
10 seeds
€ 3,50
Amorphophallus bulbifer
Amorphophallus bulbifer
Voodoo lily
 
A hardy arum from the mountains of India, with special pink-white flowers. 
 
2 small bulbs
€ 3,50
Aristolochia baetica
Aristolochia baetica
Andalusian Dutchman's Pipe

A hardy climber from Portugal with brown-purple to red flowers in the shape of a pipe. 
 
10 seeds
€ 3,50
Aristolochia macrophylla
Aristolochia macrophylla
Dutchman's Pipe
 
The large, heart-shaped leaves give this species a high ornamental value. The large-leaved pipe flower is fully hardy and grows very nicely against e.g. a fence or wall.
 
10 seeds
€ 4,00
Brugmansia arborea
Brugmansia arborea
Angel's trumpet

Because this species grows at heights up to 3.000 meters in the Andes, it can resist low temperatures. The white trumpet flowers are very graceful and numerous.

10 seeds


€ 3,00
Calycanthus floridus
Calycanthus floridus
Spice bush / Melon tree / Sweet shrub

Hardy bush with reddish-brown flowers which spread a melon-like fragrance. Other parts of the plant also spread a wonderful scent.

5 seeds
€ 4,00
Calycanthus occidentalis
Calycanthus occidentalis
Spice bush / Western sweet shrub

The flowers and leaves emit a fragrance that resembles to the smell of red wine. Fully winter-hardy bush.

5 seeds
€ 4,00
Chimonanthus praecox
Chimonanthus praecox
Wintersweet

Blooms in spring, produces white-yellow flowers which emit a mix of fragrances. Hardy plant.

5 seeds
€ 3,50
Davidia involucrata
Davidia involucrata
Dove tree / Handkerchief tree

Beautiful, hardy tree with flowers which hang down just like a handkerchief. The flowers are white and have irregular leaves. 

2 seeds
€ 6,00
Dracunculus vulgaris
Dracunculus vulgaris
Dragon Arum

The purple inflorescence is very impressive and may grow up to 80 cm. The species originally grew in the Mediterranean and is quite hardy.

5 seeds
€ 3,50
Fouquieria splendens
Fouquieria splendens
Ocotillo

Desert plant with spiny stems and striking red flowers. Can be kept in a large pot at a minimum temperature of -15 degC.

10 seeds
€ 3,00
Geum triflorum
Geum triflorum
Prairie Smoke

Species from the prairies in North America, with purple-pink flowers that are followed by seeds with long feathers. In the wind, these look like smoke plumes.

Portion of seeds
€ 3,50
Hibiscus sabdariffa
Hibiscus sabdariffa
Roselle

A diverse, beautiful species that grows well as an annual plant. Flowers are edible and famous for the hibiscustea. In Senegal the leaves are used like spinach.

10 seeds

 
€ 3,00
Leycesteria formosa
Leycesteria formosa
Himalayan honeysuckle
The trusses of white flowers with purple bracts hang down like earrings. The berries taste like chocolate/caramel-raisins.

Portion of seeds
€ 3,50
Magnolia acuminata
Magnolia acuminata
Cucumbermagnolia

The green, unripe fruits resemble a small cucumber, and become dark red when they ripen. The yellow/greenish flowers smell delicious.

5 seeds
€ 3,00
Magnolia grandiflora
Magnolia grandiflora
Southern magnolia

The white flowers can become up to 30 cm big, and disperse a delicious smell to attract insects.

5 seeds
€ 3,00
Magnolia liliiflora
Magnolia liliiflora
Purple magnolia

A small variety of magnolia with purple flowers. The flowers disperse a delicious smell.

5 seeds
€ 3,00
Magnolia stellata
Magnolia stellata
Star magnolia

The star-shaped flowers of this magnolia are white and spread a delicious smell. This species can flower from an early age. 

5 seeds
€ 3,00
Melianthus major
Melianthus major
Giant Honey Flower

The large trusses produce sticky nectar to attract birds for pollination. The plant warns for its toxicit by producing a peanutbutter-like smell.  

10 seeds
€ 4,00
Nelumbo nucifera
Nelumbo nucifera
Indian lotus

Beautiful water lily with large leaves and pinky white flowers. The plant can be kept outside, as long as the water around the roots doesn’t freeze.

5 seeds
€ 3,50
Nelumbo nucifera 'alba'
Nelumbo nucifera 'alba'
White Indian lotus

A white variety of the pinky/white water lily. The white variety grows the same, and is hardy as long as the water around the roots doesn’t freeze.  

5 seeds
€ 3,50
Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum

Tabaco
The actual tabaco plant, of which tabaco has been produced for over hundreds of years. 
It is a decorative plant with big leaves (up to 60 cm), that grows well as an annual plant in the garden.

50 seeds

€ 3,00
Passiflora incarnata
Passiflora incarnata
Maypop passionflower

A hardy passionflower, with flowers in varying in color from pale white to pink and purple. The passionfruits are edible and very delicious.

5 seeds
€ 3,00
Rhodoleia championii
Rhodoleia championii
Hong Kong rose

A rare, winterhardy species from China with beautiful pink flowers that are naturally pollinated by birds.

5 seeds
€ 3,00