Loading... Please wait...

Tropical Ornamentals


  • Acacia baileyana - Cootamundra Wattle

    Acacia baileyana - Cootamundra Wattle
    $2.00

    20 seeds per pack. One of the only Acacia's used in the flower industry, this beautiful bushy tree is an amazing sight in bloom! Puffy, yellow flowers bloom in season and cover virtually the whole tree. Ornate foliage also...

     
  • Acacia baileyana var purpurea - Purple Leafed Cootamundra Wattle

    Acacia baileyana var purpurea - Purple Leafed Cootamundra Wattle
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. A rare variant of the already delightful Cootamundra Wattle. Features purple-tinged young foliage, along with puffy yellow flowers that are a sight to behold when in bloom! Drought tolerant. Hardy to the...

     
  • Acacia farnesiana - Cassie Tree

    Acacia farnesiana - Cassie Tree
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. Small bush or tree to 20-25ft. The French Cassie perfume is distilled from the flowers of the sweet acacia. The bark and fruit yields a dye. Subtropical/tropical, can survive frosts, and will withstand...

     
  • Acacia podalyrifolia - Pearl Acacia

    Acacia podalyrifolia - Pearl Acacia
    $2.00

    20 seeds per pack. Small to medium sized tree known for its silvery pearl colored foliage and fruits. Flowers are yellow, ornamental, and similar to many other Acacia's. Hardy to the low 20's, drought tolerant. Invasive in...

     
  • Acacia senegal - Gum Arabic
    $2.00

    6 seeds per pack. A small tree, generally growing to 15-30ft that provides the Gum Arabic of commerce. Gum Arabic, which is obtained from the trunk and branches is used as a food additive, in industry, and has several...

     
  • Acacia stenophylla - Shoe String Acacia

    Acacia stenophylla - Shoe String Acacia
    $2.00

    5 seeds per pack. An attractive Acacia, with long, thin leaves and beaded necklace-like fruits. Popular as an ornamental for its shapely appearance along with an ability to withstand tough heat and drought conditions. Grows...

     
  • Acacia tortilis - Umbrella Thorn Acacia

    Acacia tortilis - Umbrella Thorn Acacia
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. One of a number of well-known Acacia's, famous for its classical spreading canopy that adorns the African savanna. Extremely hardy to drought and mildly frost hardy. May grow to a small bushy tree or if...

     
  • Acnistus arborescens - Wild Tobacco

    Acnistus arborescens - Wild Tobacco
    $2.25

    15 seeds per pack. Medium sized, shrubby tree with cork-like bark. Extracts from the tree have anti-cancer properties. Fruits are very popular with birds. Easy subtropical tree with an interesting look. #272 View plant...

     
  • Adenanthera pavonina - Red Sandalwood

    Adenanthera pavonina - Red Sandalwood
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. Medium sized tree to 40ft. The Red Sandalwood is known for its pretty reddish heartwood, used in woodworking. In season, the tree also produces long pods which open to expose bright red seeds. The seeds...

     
  • Adenium obesum - Desert Rose

    Adenium obesum - Desert Rose
    $3.00

    8 seeds per pack. A very popular container plant, known for its other-worldly foliage and its gorgeous rose-red flowers. The Desert Rose is an arid-climate plant native to East Africa. It is great in pots, indoors in bright...

     
  • Agave horrida - Mexcalmetl

    Agave horrida - Mexcalmetl
    $2.00

    15 seeds per pack. A pretty and spiny agave with compact rosettes of gray green leaves. This is species is popular as an ornamental and also as the source of a type of mescal liquor. Grows to 12-18". Hardy to light frosts...

     
  • Alcea rosea - Hollyhock, Chater's Double Mix

    Alcea rosea - Hollyhock, Chater's Double Mix
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. A cascading color mix of Hollyhock's, with seeds for shades of whites, reds, and pinks. Hollyhock's have upright growth to 6-8 feet, with large flower clusters that provide bright color through the warm...

     
  • Aloe arborescens - Candelabra Aloe

    Aloe arborescens - Candelabra Aloe
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A popular ornamental aloe with sprawling growth and attractive, succulent, green leaves that have a slight blue tint. Also features beautiful and bright, red-orange-yellow flower stalks. The species may...

  • Aloe barberae - Tree Aloe

    Aloe barberae - Tree Aloe
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A fantastic tree aloe, growing up to 30 feet tall! Unlike most aloe's, this species has an upright tree-like growth habit. Features brightly colored red and orange flowers and a neat, symmetrical crown,...

     
  • Aloe camperi - Nubian Aloe

    Aloe camperi - Nubian Aloe
    $2.00

    15 seeds per pack. Bushy succulent aloe with bright orange flowers. Ornamental foliage, sprawling growth habit. Highly drought tolerant, hardy to about 28F. From Ethiopia. #1015

     
  • Aloe dorotheae - Sunset Aloe

    Aloe dorotheae - Sunset Aloe
    $2.00

    5 seeds per pack. A wonderfully ornamental, red-leafed aloe. Very low growing, usually only to 9-12". Can form some suckers and spread to 1-2 feet. Leaves are shiny and firm, with spikes along their edge. One of the most...

     
  • Aloe ferox - Cape Aloe

    Aloe ferox - Cape Aloe
    $2.00

    15 seeds per pack. A popular aloe and medicinal companion to Aloe vera. Plants grow to 5-10 feet and feature large, brightly red colored flowers bracts. Plants are drought tolerant and grow fairly well in poorer soils. Gel...

     
  • Aloe striata - Coral Aloe

    Aloe striata - Coral Aloe
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A lovely and popular Aloe, attractive for its large, succulent, triangular shaped leaves as well as colorful pink-red blooms. Leaves turn a pale-gray-green color. Excellent for low water gardens. Hardy to...

     
  • Alpinia katsumadai - Katsumadai Ginger

    Alpinia katsumadai - Katsumadai Ginger
    $2.00

    8 seeds per pack. A lovely ornamental ginger, similar to Shell Ginger - Alpinia zerumbet. Has multi-colored flowers and large leaves with a tropical look. Unlike Shell Ginger, this species has standing (rather than drooping)...

     
  • Alpinia nutans - Cinnamon Ginger
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. An ornamental ginger, popular for its long, spreading leaves and colorful flowers. The foliage smells strongly of cardamom-cinnamon, though this species is not a source of cardamom itself. Shows decent...

     
  • Alpinia zerumbet - Shell Ginger

    Alpinia zerumbet - Shell Ginger
    $2.50

    8 seeds per pack. Beautiful white-red-yellow flowering ginger. Rhizomes and leaves are scented. Hardy to the 20's, or dig up rhizomes and grow as an annual. #218 View plant database page...

     
  • Bauhinia acuminata - Dwarf White Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia acuminata - Dwarf White Orchid Tree
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. Dwarf, white flowered orchid tree similar to B. variegata. Ornate, white flowers are orchid like in appearance, long 5" woody pods follow flowers. Bushy tree to 10ft. #278

     
  • Bauhinia bowkeri - Kei White Bauhinia
    $2.00

    5 seeds per pack. A rare orchid tree endemic to South Africa. Features profuse blooms of white colored, orchid-like flowers during warmer months. Like the other orchid trees, it makes an excellent flowering ornamental tree...

     
  • Bauhinia galpinii - Red Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia galpinii - Red Orchid Tree
    $2.25

    5 seeds per pack. A small, shrubby tree with exceptional red-orange-yellow flowers that look like an orchid. Similar to some of the more common orchid trees, except with bright red to orange flowers. Semi-deciduous. Hardy to...

     
  • Bauhinia monandra - Pink Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia monandra - Pink Orchid Tree
    $2.50

    7 seeds per pack. Native to Madagascar, this Orchid Tree relative bears beautifully ornamental pink-white flowers. The flowers look much like orchid flowers, hence its common name. The leaves are bi-lobed and have a tropical...

     
  • Bauhinia purpurea - Purple Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia purpurea - Purple Orchid Tree
    $2.00

    8 seeds per pack. Striking subtropical tree with profuse blooms of large, pink-white, orchid-like flowers throughout winter and spring. This species is similar to B. variegata and is often planted as an ornamental in both...

     
  • Bauhinia tomentosa - Yellow Bell Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia tomentosa - Yellow Bell Orchid Tree
    $2.00

    8 seeds per pack. A small or medium sized shrubby tree with ornamental, canary yellow, bell-petaled flowers. The bright flowers are followed by pod fruits similar to more common Bauhinia's. Native to Africa, hardy to the...

     
  • Bauhinia variegata 'Alba' - White Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia variegata 'Alba' - White Orchid Tree
    $2.00

    5 seeds per pack. Striking subtropical tree with profuse blooms of large, white, orchid-like flowers throughout winter and spring. Hardy to 22F. This is the white form of the orchid tree. #1004

     
  • Bauhinia variegata - Orchid Tree

    Bauhinia variegata - Orchid Tree
    $2.00

    8 seeds per pack. Striking subtropical tree with profuse blooms of large, pink-white, orchid-like flowers throughout winter and spring. The gorgeous flowers change coloration on blooming, through varying shades of pink...

     
  • Bomarea multiflora - Climbing Bomarea
    $2.00

    6 seeds per pack. A gorgeous subtropical vine with large clusters of ornate, multi-colored flowers. Native to Andean cloud forests. Vigorous grower to a few dozen feet. Needs climbing support for best growth. Tolerant of...

     
  • Brachychiton diversifolius - Northern Kurrajong
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. One of a few species of Australian Flame Trees, noted for their profuse green-red blooms in season. The tree is nicely drought tolerant and is a popular ornamental in more arid subtropical and tropical...

     
  • Brugmansia arborea - Angel's Trumpet

    Brugmansia arborea - Angel's Trumpet
    $2.00

    8 seeds per pack. White flowered brugmansia producing blooms 12-16" long. The unmistakable flowers hang like huge trumpets and may bloom year-round. This species, while able to be kept small, can reach 25ft. Hardy to the...

     
  • Brugmansia sanguinea aurea - Golden Angel's Trumpet
    $4.00

    8 seeds per pack. Seeds are from the rare golden yellow fruited variety of Brugmansia sanguinea. Native to mid-higher elevation areas of the Andes, it makes a spectacular ornamental in cooler, frost free climates. Features...

     
  • Brugmansia suaveolens - Angel's Trumpet

    Brugmansia suaveolens - Angel's Trumpet
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A pink to orange flowered angel's trumpet with flowers reaching 12" or more. Flowers heavily, occasionally sweetly fragrant. Hardy to the upper 20's. Small shrubby tree to 10-20ft. #850 View plant database...

     
  • Brunfelsia densifolia - Serpentine Hill Rain Tree

    Brunfelsia densifolia - Serpentine Hill Rain Tree
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. Rare, pretty little shrub known only from Puerto Rico. Blooms tubular yellow, fragrant flowers in season, which are used in perfumes. Usually grows only to 5-7ft. Hardy to about 32F. #893

     
  • Brunfelsia floribunda - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    Brunfelsia floribunda - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A true ornamental show-stopper, this Brazilian native features explosive flower growth in the warm season. The beautiful fragrant flowers turn from purple to lavender, to white, all in a three day period...

     

 

Join Our E-Newsletter!