Perennials

Low-maintenance, easy-care perennials include colorful blooming and decorative foliage plants. They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors and they return year after year. Over time, many perennials expand to fill in spaces in borders. As plants grow and become established, their vigor and resilience increases.

Green Gate Farms offers classic perennials for the landscape as well as new varieties for your avid gardening customers. All of our perennials are grown in 1 gallon trade pots: Larger size = less plant shock, faster growing plants & happy clients! We grow a FINISHED product, not plugs or starter plants!

We are neonic-free!

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Agastache 'Kudos™ Coral'

Agastache 'Kudos™ Coral'

Common Name: Anise Hyssop

Agastache 'Kudos Coral' is amazingly free-flowering and easy to grow. Warm, coral-colored plumes are dense with a sweet honey-mint scent enticing butterflies and hummingbirds from midsummer well into autumn.  A real standout in mixed co...


Athyrium niponicum 'Godzilla'

Athyrium niponicum 'Godzilla'

Common Name: Giant Japanese Painted Fern

'Godzilla' is a perfect name for this gigantic version of Japanese Painted Fern! Each purple stemmed silver frond can reach 3 feet tall, a real specimen that works best in shade. Prefers moist soil. 

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Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red'

Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red'

Common Name: Japanese Painted Fern

Athyrium nip. 'Regal Red' features silvery fronds that have bright red to burgundy centers and stems. Colors intensify as the plant matures. The leaves also twist a little for a ruffled look. More tolerant of drier soils than most ferns.


Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'

Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'

Common Name: Blue Grama Grass

Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition' commonly called blue grama or mosquito grass, is a tufted, warm season grass noted for its distinctive arrangement of mosquito larvae-like seed spikes which hang from only one side of its flowerin...


Carex flacca 'Blue Zinger'

Carex flacca 'Blue Zinger'

Common Name: Blue Sedge

Carex flacca ‘Blue Zinger’ features attractive blue-green grass-like foliage. It typically grows in clumps to 10-20” tall. Insignificant greenish-white grass-like flowers appear in summer. It is grown in t...


Dalea purpurea

Dalea purpurea

Common Name: Purple Prairie Clover

Dalea purpurea, commonly called purple prairie clover, is a native Missouri prairie clover which occurs in glades, rocky open woods and prairies throughout the State except for the far southeastern counties. Typically grows 1-3' tall. Featur...


Dianthus Scent First™ 'Passion'

Dianthus Scent First™ 'Passion'

Common Name: Garden Pinks

The award-winning Whetman Scent First Series of dianthus are naturally compact and free flowering. The air will be filled with their beautiful spicy freagrance and they will repeat flower after the main flush of blooms is deadheaded. 'Passion' is ...


Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit'

Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit'

Common Name: Coneflower

Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit' offers well-branched, uniform, compact plants in brilliant colors. They bloom the first year, bounce back after wind or rain, need very little water to thrive, and repeat all season long without deadheading. B...


Echinacea Artisan™ 'Red Ombre'

Echinacea Artisan™ 'Red Ombre'

Common Name: Coneflower

Artisan™ 'Red Ombre' is a seed-grown variety of echinacea that produces highly uniform plants in flower and growth habit. Flowers open red and soften in color as they age and will bloom all summer. Highly attractive to bees and butterfl...


Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'

Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei'

Common Name: Cranesbill
Geranium sanguineum 'Max Frei' is a free-flowering cranesbill with a compact mounding habit. This shorter variety forms a low mound of fine-textured green foliage, bearing a nice display of bright magenta-pink flowers in late spring and well into the...

Hedera helix 'Baltica'

Hedera helix 'Baltica'

Common Name: English Ivy

A wonderful variety of Ivy, Baltic is a delightful evergreen groundcover that boasts a deep green color and interesting white veins. It is a vigorous, aggressive, fast-growing, woody perennial that is primarily grown as a climbing vine or trailing...


Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns'

Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns'

Common Name: Daylily

An extremely popular and widely-used reblooming daylily, Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns' boasts ruffled, lemon yellow flowers on naked stems rising above a clump of arching, linear, blade-like leaves. Individual flowers open for one d...


Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro'

Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro'

Common Name: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Stella de Oro' daylily features golden-yellow flowers with ruffled edges and deeper yellow throats. Flower is classified as a miniature and appear atop a clump of arching, linear, blade-like leaves. Individual flowers open for one day b...

Heuchera villosa 'Caramel'

Heuchera villosa 'Caramel'

Common Name: Coral Bells

'Caramel' Heuchera has grayish-red new growth fading to soft apricot-caramel by summer. The lobed fuzzy foliage has a very sturdy habit, an excellent choice for hot, humid summer regions. Trim off any tired old leaves in spring. In early to midsum...


Hosta 'Francee'

Hosta 'Francee'

Common Name: Plantain Lily

'Francee' is another popular variety of hosta that Green Gate Farms offers and this one's variegation holds up very well in sun. Francee's medium to dark green heart-shaped leaves have narrow, clean white margins. This variety forms a wide low mou...


Hosta 'Lipstick Blonde'

Hosta 'Lipstick Blonde'

Common Name: Plantain Lily

Hosta 'Lipstick Blonde' is a one-of-a-kind cultivar that features foliage of the brightest yellow atop deep red stems that contrast nicely in dappled shade. To keep its color at its best, plant 'Lipstick Blonde' where it can receive six hour...


Hosta 'Rainbow's End'

Hosta 'Rainbow's End'

Common Name: Plantain Lily

'Rainbow's End' is a very showy and unique hosta with extreme variegation and shiny leaves. Features a bright yellow center and dark green margins and the leaf variegation is so irregular that no two leaves look the same. The center of the le...


Hosta 'Sum and Substance'

Hosta 'Sum and Substance'

Common Name: Plantain Lily

One of the largest growing and popular hostas of the day, 'Sum and Substance' is widely prized for its size and its huge, heavy leaves that are chartreuse-gold and have a waxy sheen. 'Sum and Substance' is a massive plant, with the leaves rising h...


Hosta 'Winter Snow'

Hosta 'Winter Snow'

Common Name: Plantain Lily

Hosta 'Winter Snow' is a sport of Sum & Substance so it is a giant hosta! Forms huge shiny light-green to chartreuse leaves with wide white margins. Deep veins and wavy edges add interest. A vigorous grower that tolerates morning sun. Pale lav...


Iris sibirica 'Caesar's Brother'

Iris sibirica 'Caesar's Brother'

Common Name: Siberian Iris

'Caesar's Brother' has rich deep purple flowers, blooming profusely in early to mid spring. This Siberian Iris variety has beardless flowers with narrow grassy upright foliage that remains beautiful until frost. 'Caesar's Brother' prefers slightly...


Lavandula angustifolia 'Big Time Blue'

Lavandula angustifolia 'Big Time Blue'

Common Name: English Lavender

This Lavandula is the earliest blooming angustifolia variety by far!! 'Big Time Blue' boasts a 4" flower which is much larger then Munstead or Hidcote.  Very compact as well! Lavender is a short shrubby herb with aromatic gray foliage. Excell...


Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Common Name: English Lavender

The compact and beautiful 'Hidcote' is a classic lavender with especially dark lavender-purple flowers. It is a heavy bloomer, and its tidy, compact habit ma...


Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead'

Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead'

Common Name: English Lavender

Lavandula angustifolia's rich lavender flower spikes fill the air with a sweet, intoxicating fragrance all summer long and 'Munstead' is one of the most popular varieties of Lavender today. A nice, compact habit and relatively short stature makes ...


Lavandula x intermedia 'Phenomenal'

Lavandula x intermedia 'Phenomenal'

Common Name: Lavender

Lavandula 'Phenomenal' has exceptional winter survival, as it does not have the winter die back that other varieties commonly demonstrate. It has also shown tolerance to extreme heat and humidity, and is resistan...


Leucanthemum 'White Lion'

Leucanthemum 'White Lion'

Common Name: Shasta Daisy

Leucanthemum 'White Lion' is a seed variety shasta daisy that blooms in spring! A must-have for the sun garden, mixing effortlessly with other garden perennials!

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Leucanthemum superbum 'Snowcap'

Leucanthemum superbum 'Snowcap'

Common Name: Shasta Daisy

Leucanthemum 'Snowcap' shasta daisy is a compact, yet large-flowered selection of this classic garden perennial. In early to midsummer, very big white daisies with yellow centers appear atop upright, rigid stems lined with course d...


Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'

Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'

Common Name: Lily turf

Liriope 'Big Blue' is a wonderful way to edge a path or bed. A clumping, grass-like evergreen with dark leaves, 'Big Blue' produces erect, showy flower spikes with tiered whorls of dense, lavender flowers in late summer. These are followed by blac...


Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple'

Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple'

Common Name: Lily turf

From summer to fall, Liriope 'Royal Purple' produces tall clusters of deep violet-purple flowers on spikes held well above the foliage. Also known as lily turf or monkey grass, Liriope is a grass-like evergreen perennial originatin...


Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Common Name: Lily turf
Lirope muscari 'Variegata', also known as variegated lily-turf or monkey grass, has tufted grassy foliage edged with creamy yellow. Erect, showy flower spikes with tiered whorls of dense purple flowers rise just above the leaves in late summer. Flowe...

Liriope spicata

Liriope spicata

Common Name: Lily turf, creeping
Liriope spicata is a grass-like perennial which forms a clump of narrow, arching, glossy, dark green leaves. Erect flower spikes with pale lavender to white flowers arise, somewhat hidden, among the leaves in late summer. Flowers often give way to bl...

Lobelia cardinalis

Lobelia cardinalis

Common Name: Cardinal Flower

One of our best-known native wildflowers, Lobelia cardinalis, or Cardinal Flower, adapts well to gard...


Lysimachia nummelaria 'Goldi'

Lysimachia nummelaria 'Goldi'

Common Name: Creeping Jenny

Lysimachia nummelaria 'Goldi', also known most commonly as Creeping Jenny, is a vigorous groundcover that can be used in the garden or container and is known for its dense mat of bright chartreuse-colored, circular-leaved foliage. Best yellow colo...


Lythrum virgatum 'Morden's Gleam'

Lythrum virgatum 'Morden's Gleam'

Common Name: Loosestrife

Lythrum virgatum 'Morden's Gleam' is a seedless, non-invasive Loosestrife. It grows 3-5 feet tall and in July and August bears beautiful tall spikes of star-shaped, rose-pink flowers. Has a shrub-like appearance, but dies back each year. Espe...


Nepeta x faassenii 'Walkers Low'

Nepeta x faassenii 'Walkers Low'

Common Name: Catmint

Nepeta 'Walker's Low' has soft, fragrant, gray-green foliage. In April, sprays of large, trumpet-shaped, distinct bluish purple flowers appear on upright arching stems and continue until October. Despite the name, 'Walker's Low' is best in the mid...


Pachysandra terminalis

Pachysandra terminalis

Common Name: Spurge

Pachysandra terminalis, or Spurge, has oval-shaped, shiny medium-green leaves forming a dense mat making it a wonderful groundcover choice. Fragrant, spiked white flowers will appear in spring adding even more interest. Use this vigorous groundcov...


Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Common Name: Dwarf Fountain Grass

Dwarf Fountain Grass offers arching, deep green foliage in a compact growth habit. One of the most versatile of all ornamental grasses, it is also one of the most popular Pennisetum cultivars. The 'Hameln' variety has leaves that are deep green in...


Phlox paniculata 'Early™ Cerise'

Phlox paniculata 'Early™ Cerise'

Common Name: Garden Phlox

The Early Start series of garden phlox has the earliest bloom time of any paniculata phlox. Blooming 2-3 weeks earlier than other types, 'Early Cerise' has bright fuschia pink flowers...


Phlox paniculata 'Early™ Pink Candy'

Phlox paniculata 'Early™ Pink Candy'

Common Name: Garden Phlox

The Early Start series of garden phlox has the earliest bloom time of any paniculata phlox. Blooming 2-3 weeks earlier than other types, 'Early Pink Candy' has fragrant light pink flo...


Polystichum polyblepharum

Polystichum polyblepharum

Common Name: Tassel fern

Polystichum polyblepharum, or Tassel fern, is an evergreen fern that features shiny, dark green fronds that grow in an outward-spreading, vase-shaped clump. Fiddleheads flip backwards to form tassels as the newly emerging fronds unf...


Ratibida pinnata

Ratibida pinnata

Common Name: Grey-headed Coneflower

Ratibida pinnata, or grey-head coneflower, is a Missouri native plant which typically occurs in dry woods, prairies and along railroad tracks and roads. Tall and thinly foliaged, prairie coneflower shines in the meadow from summer ...


Rudbeckia 'American Gold Rush'

Rudbeckia 'American Gold Rush'

Common Name: Black-eyed Susan

Rudbeckia 'American Gold Rush' is resistant to leaf spot and produces a gorgeous mound of yellow-gold daisy flowers from summer through fall. Excellent for mass color display in the sunny border. A landscaper's and gardener's favorite for mid to l...


Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel'

Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel'

Common Name: Meadow Sage

Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel' boasts having the largest blossoms of any Salvia nemorosa selection. An incredibly long bloomer, its flowers appear non-stop from March all the way into September. Its waves of beautiful vivid blue spires top mo...


Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Marvel'

Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Marvel'

Common Name: Meadow Sage

Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Marvel' has the largest flowers of any pink salvia nemorosa on the market. Deep rose blooms make a big impact in the landscape in spring and summer. Remove faded flowers to encourage repeat blooming. Very highly attractive to...


Salvia nemorosa 'Salvatore Blue'

Salvia nemorosa 'Salvatore Blue'

Common Name: Meadow Sage

Salvia nemorosa ‘Salvatore Blue’ offers a long season of impressive color, from late spring right into autumn. This compact, well-branched plant has abundant, upright stems of deep blue flowers on black stems.
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Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night'

Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night'

Common Name: Wood Sage

A very popular perennial, salvia 'May Night' produces beautiful flowers through much of the growing season. From summer to fall, flower spikes of bright violet-blue appear over the slightly aromatic, upright bushy plants of sage. These flowers are...


Sedum 'Ewersii'

Sedum 'Ewersii'

Common Name: Pink Mongolian Stonecrop

Sedum 'Ewersii' is an excellent edging or rock garden plant, particularly for hot, dry sites. It forms a low, non-spreading mound of rounded, blue-green leaves. Rose-pink star flowers appear in late summer.

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Sedum floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold'

Sedum floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold'

Common Name: Stonecrop

'Weihenstephaner Gold' sedum is among the most popular groundcover sedums with its covering of tiny canary yellow star-shaped flower clusters in late spring.

‘Weihenstephaner Gold’ is a low-growing stonecrop tha...


Sedum hybridum 'Immergrunchen'

Sedum hybridum 'Immergrunchen'

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum hybridum 'Immergrunchen' is an extremely coarse textured ground cover with a tight habit, vibrant green foliage and yellow blooms in the summer. Its leaves are actually semi-evergreen, some then shed during the wint...


Sedum kamtschaticum

Sedum kamtschaticum

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum 'kamtschaticum' makes a fine dense groundcover where soils are poor and winters dry and cold. Its spoon-shaped, fleshy, dark green leaves are toothed at their tips and densely borne on low stems. In the summer, starry orange-...


Sedum reflexum 'Blue Spruce'

Sedum reflexum 'Blue Spruce'

Common Name: Stonecrop

A very popular groundcover, 'Blue Spruce' sedum is great for rock gardens and ledges with its creeping blue foliage, highlighted by clusters of bright yellow star flowers in summer. Changing with the seasons, 'Blue Spruce' stonecrop has narrow, fl...


Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'

Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum rupestre 'Angelina' is a low, spreading sedum that will form a solid mat of foliage and is excellent for covering slopes or can be planted as a groundcover in sunny, dry areas. 'Angelina' stonecrop shines with brilliant golden-yellow, evergr...


Sedum spectabile 'Autumn Joy'

Sedum spectabile 'Autumn Joy'

Common Name: Tall Stonecrop

A popular perennial that changes with the seasons, 'Autumn Joy' sedum is valued for its late season of bloom and waxy, succulent, attractive green leaves. In late summer to fall, strong, upright stems support enormous rounded clusters of numerous,...


Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'

Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'

Common Name: Stonecrop

'Dragon's Blood' sedum is a fast-growing ground cover that emerges with red succulent leaves, then turns to dark green with a purplish tinge and continues into late summer in a shade of red! Bright pink, star shaped clusters of flowers are a wonde...


Sedum spurium 'John Creech'

Sedum spurium 'John Creech'

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum spurium 'John Creech’ is a small spreading stonecrop that typically grows to only 2” tall but can quickly form a dense groundcover of small, scalloped green leaves. Lovely pink flowers appear above the foliage in fall and th...


Sedum takesimensis 'Phedimus'

Sedum takesimensis 'Phedimus'

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum 'Phedimus' is remarkably similar in appearance to Sedum kamtschaticum, having nearly identical foliage, flower color (yellow), and drought tolerance. However, Sedum 'Phedimus' holds its leaves much later into the winter season, dropping them...


Sedum telephium 'Double Martini'

Sedum telephium 'Double Martini'

Common Name: Stonecrop

Sedum telphium 'Double Martini' features strongly contrasting maroon-red stems and olive green leaves. Pink flowers in late summer into fall top off the rounded growth habit. Drought resistant, easy to grow, tolerant of hot sun, and highly attract...


Sedum, Mixed

Sedum, Mixed

Common Name: Stonecrop

Mixed-sedum flats are created here at Green Gate Farms using sedum favorites including 'Dragon's Blood', 'Blue Spruce', 'Angelina' and more. Plant in a mass and create a sea of beautiful color! Drought-tolerant and very easy to gro...


Silene x robotii 'Rolly's Favorite'

Silene x robotii 'Rolly's Favorite'

Common Name: Campion

Silene x robotii 'Rolly's Favorite' is a long-blooming plant, forming a low mound of dark-green leaves, with clusters of starry, rich-pink blossoms, each with a white eye. Very floriferous. A good choice for near the front of a sunny border,...


Veronica 'Waterperry Blue'

Veronica 'Waterperry Blue'

Common Name: Speedwell

Veronica 'Waterperry Blue' is a low, creeping, mound-forming cultivar that grows to 5" tall and 15" wide and features tiny, round, dark-veined, lavender-blue flowers which bloom in late April-May. Flowers may rebloom intermittently throughou...


Veronica austriaca 'Venice Blue'

Veronica austriaca 'Venice Blue'

Common Name: Austrian Speedwell

Veronica austriaca 'Venice Blue' produces blooms that look unlike other varieties! Large blue flowers fully cover each stem giving it a look similar to a miniature hollyhock. Low growing foliage is dark green and has toothy edges. Blooms appear in...

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