Prairie Smoke
Prairie Smoke
Prairie Smoke (Geum triflorum) is a spring blooming plant most often found in dry rock crevices or dry, rocky soils.  In our area it is found on alvars or limestone pavements.  The pinkish-red flowers are attractive but the grey-pink seed heads are
January 2, 2017


ROCK GARDEN and ALPINE PLANTS (hardy for E. Ontario)


We are always testing new species in our rock gardens to find hardy species.   Each year we have a variety of seedlings in small quantities.  Contact us if you are looking for something specific
Visit the nursery and see our gardens and specials.
Allium species
Anemone caroliniana (Carolina Anemone) 
Androsace spp. (Rock Jasmine)
Antennaria sp.   (Pussytoes) 
Aquilegia species (Columbine)
Arenaria spp. (Sandwort)
Astragalus species
Callirhoe involucrata (Winecups)
Campanula rotundifolia   (Harebell)
Dianthus species (Pinks)
Draba species
Echinacea angustifolia
Erigeron species  (Daisy Fleabane) 
Eriogonum umbellatum (Wild Buckwheat)   
Geum triflorum (Prairie Smoke)      
Lilium pumilum (Coral Lily)
Opuntia humifusa (Prickly Pear Cactus)
Penstemon species
Potentilla spp (Cinquefoil)    
Pulsatilla spp (Pasqueflower)
Saxifraga spp.  (Saxifrage)
Scutellaria baicalensis (Baikal skullcap)    
Sedum species
Talinum calycinum (Fameflower)    
Viola pedata (Birdfoot Violet)