Potted peonies, perennials, flowering vines, trees and shrubs and evergreens.
The nursery opens for 2018 on May 2nd.
Potted peonies including hybrids, tree peonies, Itoh Tree Peony Hybrids, Fragrant and Award Winning Garden peonies.
Sun loving perennials; Daylilies, Asiatic and Orienpet lilies, party colored cone flowers, gorgeous tall delphineums, fall blooming asters, tall and groundcover sedums, hens and chicks, balloon flower, tall garden phlox, monarda in pink, purple and red selections, Variegated Iris hybrid, Siberian Iris, wide selection of miniature iris, Campanula, Hardy Hibiscus and more .
Shade loving; Astilbe, Hosta mini to large, Blood Root, Jack in the Pulpit, Native Blue Woodland Clematis, Iris tectorum, Iris cristata, Brilliant colorful Coral Bells, Heucherella, Tiarella, Lamiastrum, Bergenia, European and native ginger.
Vines; 20 kinds of repeat bloom and double flowered Clematis, native wildflowers, Variegated Honeysuckle Vine, large pots of repeat blooming Wisteria Blue Moon, 3 kinds of Beer Making Hops (WooHoo!)
Unusual Trees; American Beech, Kentucky Coffee Tree, Catalpa bignoides and Repeat blooming, fragrant yellow Catalpa ovata, Ginkgo, Tulip Tree, Ohio Buckeye, Red flowered Buckeye 'Brioti', White Beam Ash, River Birch, Katsura Tree, Black Tupelo, Yellow Wood Popcorn Tree.
Evergreens; White Pine, "Majestic Blue" Colorado Spruce, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, Japanese Larch, wide selection of ground cover Junipers, miniature Arborvitae in all shapes and color forms (except we don't carry the really common huge ones).
NEW THIS YEAR Miniature flowering crabs including weeping forms that mature at 8-10' in height, pink and white flowered and red and yellow fruit for wildlife.
NEW THIS YEAR A very wide selection of dessert, baking, juice and hard cider apples all on dwarf and semi-dwarf disease resistant Geneva root stock. including some of the best antique apples that require no spraying. You won't find these at the hardware store and some have been custom grafted right here by us because they are not available from any commercial source!
You will find fantastic, flavorful russets like; Ashmead's Kernal, Golden Russet, Hudson's Golden Gem, Pomme Gris, Reinette Zabergau, Roxbury Russet.
Hard to find hard cider varieties like Brown's Apple, Campfield, Dabinet, Harrison Cider, Kronebusch, Red Byrd Bitter, Wickson.
Heirloom Apples grafted onto the finest new Geneva dwarfing rootstocks for manageable size, excellent disease resistance and quick cropping so you don't have to wait 5 years for your first apples. Long storing apples like; Arkansas Black, Baldwin, Black Oxford, Blue Pearmain, and Spitzenburg Esopus grown by Thomas Jefferson at Monticello!
For the bakers out their we have the famous French Heirloom Calville Blanc D'hiver known since 1598 used for the magnificent tarte aux pommes, the English heirloom Doctor Harvey known since 1629 and used in English pies where the fruit just melts in your mouth with no hard chunks, and from Germany Cludius Herbstapfel known since 1833 good for eating and cooking!
For those who prefer not to spray chemicals we have a group of apples, both modern and heirlooms noted for disease resistance too. Just think chemical free apples fresh from your own trees. And the heirloom varieties we carry have incomparable flavors you won't find in the super market apples that have been stored for months. It doesn't get any better than that now does it?
Shrubs;Fragrant miniature, Japanese Tree Lilac and early blooming large lilacs, Fantail Willow, Pussy Willow, Dappled and Scarlet Curls Willow, Painted Buckeye, Bottle Brush Buckeye, Red Buckeye. Colorful flowering shrubs including; Hydrangea in white or pink selections, Diablo, Centerglow and the new Minnesota Sunrise Ninebark, Spirea MertyAnn, Purple Smoke Bush.
20 different varieties of Magnolia including pink, white, yellow flowers and seedlings from our own breeding program. Repeat flowering woodland magnolia too!
3 different kinds of Minnesota Hardy native cactus with 10 more colorful hardy kinds being evaluated for sale in the near future.
All this and more waiting for you to discover something new and exciting for your garden this year at Hidden Springs Flower Farm.
Come for a visit and see what treasures you will find at Hidden Springs Flower Farm, Specialty Nursery.
Please note: Cut flowers and potted plants, trees and vines are only available for purchase and pick up at the nursery. Plants available at the farm and nursery may include different peony varieties than those offered on the web site for fall shipping.
2018 Nursery Dates and Hours:
Open 10 am - 5 pm Wednesday - Sunday May 2 - August 12. Closed Monday and Tuesdays.
We would like to list everything we carry but supplies change as the season progresses and rarer items sell out. We add items from our propagation program as they fill out their pots and are ready to go to a new garden home.