2024 Season

Plant Inventory

Weekly Update 6/10

Open Tuesday to Saturday 9-5 at 125 Restful Way, Weaverville, NC 28787

June is pollinator month! 1 gallon perennial flowers are starting to bloom, $9 and up.

Sombrero series echinacea are here! Our favorite coneflowers, now in 5 colors: Granada Gold, Blanco, Salsa Red, Rosado, and Tango Tangerine at $15/gallon.

Dinner plate dahlia’s coming Tuesday!

Sun hydrangeas and butterfly bushes in all sizes and colors are showing buds and blooms.

**During spring season plants often sell faster than we can update this list. For inventory questions please TEXT Ryan during business hours at 828-708-1468.**

DECIDUOUS TREES

  • Cornus florida: Cherokee Princess dogwood
    $119
    7 gallon, 5-6′ native
  • Prunus x yedoensis, Akebono cherry
    $149
    15 gallon, 8-9′, 1.5″ caliper

DECIDUOUS SHRUBS

  • Asheville native shrubs, Asheville flowering shrubs, Aphrodite Sweetshrub
    Aphrodite Carolina Sweetshrub (PW)
    $36, $22
    3 gallon, 1 gallon, native- Ryan’s pick, bigger blooms than the species, and re-blooms for much longer. Sun or part shade.
  • Asheville shrubs, WNC beautyberry, beautyberry asheville, pearl glam beautyberry
    Callicarpa x: Pearl Glam beautyberry(PW)
    $36
    3 gallon- Purple leaves extend the season of interest. Fantastic plant for summer/fall interest.
  • Buddleia: Miss Molly (PW) butterfly bush
    $15
    1 gallon- fuchsia blooms, 5’tall/wide
  • Buddleia: Pugster Blue butterfly bush
    $36, $28
    3 gallon, 2 gallon- Pugster is our favorite series of butterfly bushes. They keep a nice compact habit and still produce full size blooms all summer. Bring on the butterflies! Not invasive. 
  • Buddleia: Pugster White butterfly bush (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Buddleia: Pugster Amethyst butterfly bush
    $28
    2 gallon
  • Buddleia: Black Knight butterfly bush
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Buddleia: Blueberry Pie butterfly bush
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Viburnum, popcorn: Japanese Snowball bush
    $28
    3 Gallon
  • Clethra: Vanilla Spice summersweet (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, native- Fragrant white blooms in summer. Sun to part shade.
  • Rosa: HORCOGJIL, At Last Rose (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon- Beautiful color and fragrant blooms. We are loving this rose this year. All the staff have taken one home.
  • Rosa: Knockout Double Red
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Vaccinium x: Pink Lemonade blueberry
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Aronia melanocarpa ‘SMNAMPEM’: Low Scape Snowfire (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, native- Easy to grow, compact habit, and berries for the critters. Also called chokeberry, try one and see.
  • Weigela x ZR1: Electric Love
    $39
    3 gallon- The first purple leaf weigela with true red flowers. 2′ tall and wide, full sun.
  • Clethra: Hummingbird summersweet
    $28
    3 gallon, native
  • Forsythia: Lynwood Gold
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Firelight (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon- Sun hydrangea. Early blooming variety with white to vivid red blooms. Gets better with age. 8′ tall and wide.
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Little Lime (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Little Lime Punch (PW)
    $36, $22
    3 gallon, 1 gallon
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Pinky Winky (PW)
    $22
    1 gallon-  Large pink and white two toned blooms on strong stems. Grows to 8′ tall in full sun.
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Bobo (PW)
    $36, $28
    3 gallon, 2 gallon- A heavy bloomer and compact sun hydrangea. White to pink blooms. 3′ tall and wide.
  • Hydrangea arborescens: Incrediball (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, native- Many people call this one ‘snowball bush.’ Arborescens hydrangeas bloom earlier in the summer than the paniculata varieties, giving a perfect reason to have both varieties! We love both Incrediball and Incrediball blush. Ryan’s pick.
  • Hydrangea arborescens: Incrediball Blush (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, native
  • Hydrangea macrophylla: SMNHML, Wee Bit Giddy (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Hydrangea macrophylla: Arriba (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Hydrangea macrophylla BAILMACSEVEN: Eclipse
    $39
    3 gallon- A new macrophylla hydrangea on the market, the only variety with dark leaves and pink to red flowers. Stunning. Prefers morning sun and afternoon shade. 5′ tall and wide.
  • Hydrangea paniculata: Strawberry Sundae
    $36
    3 gallon- A compact version of Vanilla Strawberry, growing just 5′. Full sun.
  • Itea: Fizzy Mizzy (PW)
    $40
    3 gallon, native- A neat improvement on our native sweetspire. The blooms stand up like spikes on a much more compact 3′ shrub.
  • Hibiscus syriacus: Red Pillar (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Hypericum: Sunburst St. Johns Wort
    $36
    3 gallon, native
  • Hibiscus x: Holy Grail
    $20
    2 gallon- Dark leaves and deep red flowers, our best seller.
  • Hibiscus x: Ballet Slippers
    $20
    2 gallon- New this year, green leaves with ruffled white and soft pink petals.

EVERGREENS

  • Pinus, dwarf mugo
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Nelly R Stevens holly, asheville trees, asheville shrubs, asheville plant nursery
    Ilex x Nelly R Stevens Holly
    $98
    10 Gallon- 4-5′ $98- Nelly’s are a great screening option if you are looking for something shorter than a Green Giant, or want to create a sculpted hedge. 15’+ tall, 10′ wide. Full sun preferred but will take some shade. Self pollinating with red berries.
  • Ilex crenata Hoogendorn Holly
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Ilex crenata Sky Pencil Holly
    $28
    3 gallon- The classic narrow holly, great for framing entrances or in pots. Full sun, 10′ tall.
  • Ilex Crenata: Steeds
    $68
    7 gallon
  • Thuja Green Giant Arborvitae
    $28
    7 gallon 5.5′ $68, 3 gallon 4’+ $28. The best, fast growing privacy tree for WNC. Locally container grown.
  • Thuja occidentalis, Fire Chief Arborvitae
    $36
    3 gallon, native- We love Fire Chief. A soft, easy growing evergreen with shades of gold and red throughout the seasons, that gets a manageable 4′ tall and wide. Full sun to part shade. Ryan’s pick.
  • Thuja occidentalis, North Pole arborvitae (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, 3′, native- North Pole is very similar to the classic Emerald Green, but with more shade tolerance, faster growth rate, and a bit darker foliage. 10-15′ tall, 4-5′ wide.
  • Thuja occidentalis, Emerald Green arborvitae
    $10 and up
    7 gallon, 4′ $68, 3 gallon, 2′ $20, native- Emerald is a solid workhorse in the landscape. Plant as a dense privacy screen, or a corner foundation plant. Slow growing to 10-15′ tall, 5′ wide.
  • Thuja occidentalis: Sting arborvitae (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon, 2.5′, native. NEW! This neat arborvitae grows less than 2′ wide and 20′ tall. Ryan’s pick.
  • Cedrus deodara, Feeling Blue
    $329
    10 gallon
  • Thuja occidentalis bobozam: Mr. Bowling Ball
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Ligustrum sinensis: Sunshine ligustrum
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Juniperus chinensis: Angelica Blue juniper
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Juniperus chinensis: Daub’s Frosted juniper
    $36
    3 gallon- This low growing Juniper will knock your socks off with shades of bright gold mixed with blue. Excellent for sunny slopes when you want a little more than just groundcover. 2′ tall x 5′ wide.
  • Juniperus procumbens Nana: Staked 4’
    $95
    7 gallon
  • Pinus: Slowmound
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Thuja occidentalis: Tater Tot arborvitae (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Cephalotaxus harringtonia: Dukes Gardens
    $36
    3 gallon- Yew’s are a great pick for those troublesome deep shade areas, but they also take sun.
  • Rhododendron: Nova Zembla
    $45
    3 gallon- A fantastic grower with profuse dark pink to red blooms. Grows to 6-8′ tall and wide. Introduced in 1902 and still one of the most popular rhodys on the market today.
  • Chamaecyparis pis filifera ‘Aurea’: Gold Mop cypress
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Cupressus arizonica "Carolina Sapphire", Arizona cypress
    $149
    15 gallon, 6-7′, limited
  • Azalea: Perfecto Mundo Red (PW)
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Azalea, Renee Michelle
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Azalea: Girards Crimson
    $28
    3 gallon- Even with all the re-blooming azaleas on the market today, we still love the older varieties for the big seasonal show in spring, and hardy growth. Evergreen, grows to 4-5′ tall and wide. Great for shady foundations. Ryan’s pick. NOT deer resistant.
  • Azalea: Autumn Majesty
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Azalea: Autumn Fire
    $36
    3 gallon
  • Ilex crenata, Soft Touch holly
    $28
    3 gallon
  • Illicium Parviflorum: Florida Sunshine
    $36
    3 gallon- Plant these in spring in WNC, and provide some protection from wind and sun.
  • Cupressus leylandii: Leyland cypress
    $28
    3 gallon, 4-5′- Still the fastest growing screening tree available.
  • Chamaecyparis pisifera: Soft Serve
    $36
    3 gallon- Deer resistant and tolerant of some shade. One of Ryan’s favorites.
  • Chamaecyparis pisifera: Soft Serve Gold
    $36
    3 gallon- Deer resistant and shade tolerant, excellent as a foundation or corner specimen.
  • Chamaecyparis pisifera: Pauls Gold
    $36
    3 gallon- A brighter gold and more compact version of the classic gold mop.

GROUNDCOVERS

  • Blue Pacific Juniper
    $9
    1 gallon- Our best selling juniper groundcover. Full sun.
  • Procumbens Nana juniper
    $10
    1 gallon- Ryan’s pick. A hardy, dense growing juniper. Full sun.
  • Golden Pacific juniper
    $10
    1 gallon
  • Creeping Jenny
    $6
    Quart
  • Sedum, Angelina
    $6
    Quart
  • Chrysogonum virginianum: Green and Gold
    $5
    pint, native- Excellent native spreading groundcover for part shade to sunny slopes.
  • Ajuga reptans: Black Scallop
    $6
    quart- Purple flowers, great spreading groundcover for shady areas.
  • Liriope muscari: Super Blue monkeygrass
    $7
    1 gallon
  • Elfin Creeping Thyme
    $5
    pint- Good for full sun pathways and rock gardens.
  • Delosperma: Ocean Sunset orange glow ice plant
    $12
    1 gallon- Fast spreading, full sun.

PERENNIALS

  • Storm Cloud Amsonia
    $14
    1 Gallon, native
  • Nepeta x: Cat’s Pajamas catmint
    $14
    1 Gallon- Award winning catmint with blooms all the way down the stems of the plant. Long blooming and deer resistant. 12″ tall, full sun.
  • Dryopteris erythrosora: Autumn Brilliance fern
    $14
    1 Gallon- Semi-evergreen, drought tolerant.
  • Liatris: Kobold
    $14
    1 gallon, native
  • Gaillardia: Arizona Apricot blanketflower
    $12
    1 gallon, native
  • Gaillardia: Spintop Red Starburst blanketflower
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Gaura: Whiskers Deep Rose
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Gaura: Graceful Wands
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Gaura: Whirling Butterflies
    $10
    1 gallon, native- Our favorite gaura, nice and tall and fluttery.
  • Coreopsis Darling Clementine
    $6
    Quart, native. New this year, part of the Lil Bang series of dwarf coreopsis. Orange mounding flowers 8-10″ high.
  • Coreopsis verticillata: Zagreb threadleaf tickseed
    $9
    1 gallon- The most hardy coreopsis, a great filler plant.
  • Coreopsis verticillata: Moonbeam threadleaf tickseed
    $9
    1 gallon- Looser habit than Zagreb, with lighter yellow flowers.
  • Clematis x: Sweet Summer Love
    $18
    1 gallon, purple/fuchsia
  • Clematis x: Happy Jack clematis
    $18
    1 gallon, purple
  • Clematis x: Pink Mink clematis
    $18
    1 gallon, pink reblooming
  • Perovskia atriplicifolia: Denim n’ Lace Russian sage
    $14
    1 gallon- Summer bloomer with strong stems and an upright habit. Full sun, 2-3′.
  • Sedum, Back in Black (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon
  • Lavender, Phenomenal, Asheville, Asheville perennials, WNC perennials
    Lavendula intermedia: Phenomenal
    $12
    1 Gallon- The hardiest lavender for WNC. Needs full sun and a dry location.  3′
  • Lavendula intermedia: Grosso lavender
    $12
    1 gallon- A hybrid French lavender, ideal for drying or culinary use. Full sun, 3′ tall/wide.
  • Lavendula angustifolia: Platinum Blonde lavender
    $12
    1 gallon- NEW – A dwarf variegated English lavender. A good choice for containers. 16-24″, full sun.
  • Hosta: Emperess Wu
    $32
    3 gallon- The largest hosta in the known universe.
  • Hosta: Blueberry Muffin
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Hosta: Patriot
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Hosta: Stained Glass
    $14
    1 gallon
  • Yarrow, Assorted Quarts
    $6
    Sassy Summer Taffy

    Purple

  • Geum: Banana Daiquiri
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Leucanthemum: Banana Cream 2 Daisy
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Nepeta: Chartreuse on the Loose catmint
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Digitalis: Arctic Fox Rose foxglove
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Verbena Bonariensis
    $9
    1 gallon
  • Kniphofia hybrid: Hot and Cold red hot poker (PW)
    $20
    2 gallon
  • Brunnera macrophylla: Alexanders Great
    $14
    1 gallon- Our favorite brunnera, with extra large leaves.
  • Crocosmia: Lucifer
    $10
    1 gallon- Flame red flowers and hardy to zone 5.
  • Eupatorium dubium: Baby Joe Pye weed
    $12
    1 gallon, native, weed
  • Heuchera villosa: Autumn Bride
    $12
    1 gallon, native
  • Leucanthemum: Shasta daisy
    $11
    1 gallon
  • Lobelia cardinalis: Cardinal flower
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • baptisia, asheville perennials, native plants asheville
    Baptisia Lemon Meringue (PW)
    $24, $30
    2, 3 gallon, native-Baptisia are easy to grow, long lived, and deer resistant. Lemon meringue really pops over blue/green foliage at a time of year when there aren’t a lot of yellows in the landscape. Give them time, you’ll be impressed. Ryan’s pick.
  • Adiantum venustum: Himalayian maidenhair fern
    $15
    1 gallon
  • Penstemon: Midnight Masquerade (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon, native
  • Allium: Millenium
    $12
    1 gallon- We love alliums, not to be confused with the bulbous variety that pops up in spring. These come up in summer and are about the easiest plants to grow in WNC. Very deer resistant, rabbit resistant, and edible too. Ryan’s pick.
  • Astilbe, Dark Side of the Moon (PW)
    $12
    1 gallon
  • Astilbe: Bridal Veil
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Astilbe: Rise and Shine
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Echinacea, Cheyenne Spirit
    $12
    1 gallon, native- A seed variety that can be up to 7 different colors. Full sun.
  • Heliopsis helianthoides: Summer eclipse false sunflower
    $14
    1 gallon
  • Monarda: Leading Lady Raspberry bee balm (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon, native
  • Monarda: Leading Lady Plum (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon, native
  • Monarda: Lavender Taffeta bee balm (PW)
    $11
    1 gallon, native
  • Monarda didyma: Jacob Cline bee balm
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Monarda didyma: Purple Rooster
    $10
    1 gallon, native
  • Monarda punctata: Spotted bee balm
    $12
    1 gallon, native
  • Penstemon: Blackbeard beardtongue
    $9
    1 gallon
  • Rudbeckia: Goldsturm
    $10
    1 gallon, native- The gold standard of brown-eyed susans. Easy growing, long lasting blooms to 2′ tall or so.
  • Yarrow: Firefly Peach Sky (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon, native- Beautiful two toned blooms on tall sturdy stems. Yarrow is an excellent beginner friendly plant that you can count on. Cut back in summer for new blooms.
  • Yarrow: Assorted Quarts
    $6
    Qt- Milly Rock red, Sassy Summer Sangria, Sassy Summer taffy, Apricot Delight
  • Iris ensata: Varigata
    $36
    2 gallon- Japanese water iris, can take wet, moist areas. Dark purple blooms over variegated foliage.
  • Echinacea: Sombrero Series cone flower
    $15
    1 gallon, native- The best all around echinacea for big, vibrant blooms and well branched habit. Salsa red, Tango Tangerine, Granada Gold, Blanco and Rosado available.
  • Geranium pratense: Boom Chocolatta cranesbill (PW)
    $14
    1 gallon- New! Beautiful and long blooming.
  • Geranium x: Rozanne Hardy Geranium
    $14
    1 gallon
  • Origanum: Kent’s Beauty ornamental oregano
    $10
    1 gallon
  • Dahlia’s, assorted dinnerplate
    $20
    10″ deco pot, Bodacious, Cafe Au Lait, Emory Paul

GRASSES

  • Muhlenbergia capillaris: Pink Muhly grass
    $9
    1 gallon, native
  • Muhlenbergia reverchonii: Undaunted Muhly Grass
    $10
    1 gallon- A more cold hardy pink muhly (zone 5.)
  • Panicum virgatum, Totem Pole (PW)
    $18
    2 gallon, native
  • Panicum virgatum, Cheyenne Sky (PW)
    $18
    2 gallon, native
  • Panicum virgatum, Apache Rose (PW)
    $11
    1 gallon, native
  • Carex Everillo
    $6
    1 quart- A great evergreen grass to brighten up shady areas.
  • Carex flacca: Blue Zinger
    $11
    1 gallon
  • Carex testacea: Prairie Fire
    $12
    1 gallon- Green/bronze foliage tipped with orange highlights. Full sun to part shade.

How can we help you?

Ryan and Sarah are always happy to help you find just the right plants for your project. Just stop by for a chat or send pics to flatcreekplants@gmail.com.

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