Plant Library - Port Kells Nurseries Plant Database Plant Library

Our online Plant Database currently includes more than 1500 listings. In time, we plan to add more and more plants into our online database. Until then you'll just have to visit Port Kells Nurseries to see what other plant treasures we have in store for you.

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Acalypha pendula

Chenille Plant

Acalypha pendula gets its common name from the fuzzy plumes of tiny red flowers that trail above a thick mound of small, serrated leaves.

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Ageratum houstonianum

Floss Flower

Ageratum are small plants grown as annuals with a dense growth habit. Flowers are rounded clusters from midsummer until first frost.

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Alternanthera ficoidea

Joyweed

Alternanthera ficoidea is grown for its multi-hued foliage and carpeting habit. Flowers are insignificant. Plant in full sun in well drained soil.

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Amaranthus Hypochondriacus 'Pygmy Torch'

Princess's Feather Pygmy Torch

A dwarf, bushy annual. It features dark green leaves and large upright spikes of burgundy red flowers

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Anagallis

Pimpernel, Skylover

Anagallis grown for their low, spreading habit and their small but colorful flowers.

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Angelonia angustifolia

Angelonia

Angelonia bears very fragrant snapdragon-like flowers. Colors range from shades of lavender, purple, pink and white.

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Antirrhinum majus

Snapdragon

Antirrhinum majus is a clump-forming bedding plant with medium green, lance-shaped leaves.

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Antirrhinum majus pendula

Snapdragon - Trailing Snapdragon

Antirrhinum majus pendula produces abundant, large flowers on trailing plants. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds

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Argyranthemum frutescens

Daisy - Marguerite Daisy

Argyranthemum frutescens is erect, shrubby and clump-forming. The bright green, deeply lobed leaves are ferny

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Begonia hybrida Dragon Wing

Begonia - Dragon Wing Begonia

Begonia hybrida Dragon Wing is a compact hybrid begonia that features angel wing-like, shiny green leaves and large drooping scarlet flowers.

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Begonia semperflorens

Begonia - Wax Begonia

Begonia semperflorens is a compact and neat garden plant grown for their colorful foliage and flowers

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Begonia tuberhybrida

Begonia - Non Stop Begonia, Tuberous Begonia

Begonia tuber hybridia are summer-flowering plants featuring brightly colored waxy-petaled single and double flowers

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Bidens ferulifolia

Bidens

Bidens ferulifolia is a compact, mounding plant with fine-textured lace-like leaves. Produces masses of small bright yellow flowers all season.

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Brachyscome iberidifolia

Swan River Daisy

Brachyscome produce masses of fragrant daisy-like flower heads in shades of purple, blue, and white, with yellow centers.

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Brassicaceae oleracea acephala

Flowering Kale

Prefers cool soil. Leaves vary in color, depending on the variety

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Browallia speciosa

Amethyst Flower

Browallia have an upright habit, produces lobelia like shaped flowers with a white throat and clean foliage in shades of deep or bright green.

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Calceolaria

Lady's Purse

Calceolaria's outstanding characteristic is the unusual flowers..

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Calendula officinalis

Marigold - Pot Marigold

Calendula officinalis is a popular annual that is grown in beds and borders for its daisy or chrysanthemum-like bright yellow to deep orange flowers

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Calibrachoa (group)

Million Bells

Calibrachoa produces flowers that look like small petunias. These are compact, mounded plants which grow on mostly trailing stems.

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Callistephus chinensis

Aster - Pot n Patio Aster, China Aster

Callistephus chinensis is a dwarf aster ideally suited for beds, borders or patio containers.

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Celosia cristata

Celosia - Cockscomb Celosia

Celosia cristata large crested flower heads with each flower head somewhat resembling the comb of a rooster.

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Celosia plumosa

Celosia - Feather Celosia

Celosia pulumosa plant commonly called Feather cockscombs produce colorful feathery flower spikes.

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Centradenia 'hybrid Cascade'

Centradenia - Cascade Centradenia

Centradenia 'hybrid Cascade' has dark bronze foliage with red stems and fuchsia-colored flowers.

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Cleome hassleriana

Spider Flower

Cleome hassleriana have fragrant foliage and colorful, highly fragrant flowers in mixed shades of pinks, purples, and white.

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Convolvulus

Morning Glory - Morning Glory

Convolvulus bears funnel-shaped flowers.

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Coreopsis tinctoria

Tickseed - Golden Tickseed

Coreopsis tinctoria fine green leaves are long and thickest along its branched stiff stems.

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Cosmos bipinnatus

Cosmos

Cosmos tall, many-branched stems are lined with feathery very finely divided light to medium green foliage

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Cuphea hyssopifolia

Mexican False Heather

Cuphea hyssopifolia is a rounded, densely branched tropical sub-shrub. It produces small trumpet-shaped flowers with six spreading petals and green calyx tubes.

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Cuphea ignea

Cigar Plant

Cuphea ignea is noted for its long bloom of unusual cigar-shaped flowers

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Dahlia

Dahlia

Dahlias are easy plants to grow and yield beautiful fragrant blooms from mid-summer through fall.

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Dianthus barbatus

Sweet William

Dianthus barbatus features small flowers held in dense, flat-topped terminal clusters. Many cultivars are available including double-flowered

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Dianthus caryophyllus

Carnation - Annual Carnation

Dianthus caryophyllus are one of the most popular cut flowers. It provides a continuous display of fragrant blooms throughout the season.

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Diascia barberae

Twinspur

Diascia is mat-forming plant. The blooms appear on un-branched stems and may be borne on short loose or tall upright clusters.

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Dichondra argentea 'Silver Falls'

Silver Falls

Vigorous annual bedding plant with a trailing habit

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Dorotheanthus bellidiformis

Livingstone Daisy

Dorotheanthus bellidiformis has flat; fleshy, succulent, spatula-shaped leaves are held alternately on branching stems

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Dorotheanthus bellidiformis 'Mezoo Trailing Red'

Livingstone Daisy - Mezoo Trailing Red

Dorotheanthus bellidiformis 'Mezoo Trailing Red' produces succulent trailing foliage that fills in faster than vinca vine

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Dracaena Indivisa

Dracaena Spike

Dracaena Indivisa is a foliage plant that provides height and contrast. This plant can be grown at any light level.

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Euphorbia hypericifolia 'Diamond Frost'

Diamond Frost Euphorbia

Blooms continuously through the growing season producing fine lacy

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Felicia Amelloides

Blue Marguerite

Felicia Amelloides is a bushy aster-like woody-based sub shrub. It is primarily grown for its long and showy bloom of daisy-like flowers

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Fuchsia

Fuchsia

Common fuchsia is frost-tender, shade-loving and is most commonly sold as a container plant. It produces drooping, tubular flowers

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Fuchsia triphylla 'Gartenmeister Bonstedt'

Fushsia - Gartenmeister Bonstedt Fushsia

Fuchsia triphylla Gartenmeister Bonstedt has an upright stature producing orange-red tubular flowers.

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Gazania

Gazania

Gazania is a clump forming plant with bright daisy-like flowers with precise dark patterns that vary slightly from flower to flower and come in a variety of colors.

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Gerbera jamesonii

Daisy - Gerbera Daisy

Gerbera jamesonii produce large flowers on long, thick, sturdy stems. Flowers are single or semi-double a

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Glechoma hederacea 'Variegata'

Creeping Charlie

Glechoma hederacea Variegata is a vigorous trailer that is a great accent in hanging baskets and containers.

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Godetia

Satin Flower, Clarkia

Godetia is a slender, upright plant that produces funnel or trumpet shaped flowers

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Helichrysum bracteatum

Strawflower

Helichrysum bracteatum produces unique daisy-like blooms with papery white, yellow, orange, red, maroon

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Helichrysum petiolare

Licorice Plant

Helichrysum petiolare is grown for its silvery felted foliage and trailing habit.

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Heliotropium arborescens

Heliotrope

Heliotropium arborescens is an old garden favorite. Features sweetly fragrant, tiny flowers in large showy clusters which bloom summer to fall.

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Impatiens New Guinea

Impatiens - New Guinea Impatiens

New Guinea hybrids feature a shrubby habit and large flowers.

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Impatiens walleriana

Impatiens

Impatiens is one of the best known and most popular garden plants for its prolific flowers and ease in growing.

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