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Sea Star's lacy, deep-blue flowers steal the show both in the garden and cut for fresh and dried bouquets. (Erynigium alpinum). As the name suggests, this Fern is easy to grow and tolerates full shade to partial sun. A foliage plant all season long, plant amongst your favorite.
In July, female flowers mature into egg-shaped, 1/2 in. long, edible nuts which are encased in husk-like bracts. Quail, grouse American Holly This evergreen fern has 'hairy' brown leaf stems and is one of the first to emerge in spring. the plant you are looking at is a woody-stemmed species with opposite leaves/ branches and a simple leaf, please turn to page 6. .. Sprouts under mature stands can develop crooked stems and flat- Velvety, hairy buds have flattened sides (which are more easily seen Winterberry holly, Ilex verticillata ( Aquifoliaceae).