Category Archives: Featured

Panama Rose ~

The butterflies and humming birds will love you if you bring home a Panama Rose. It isn’t a rose at all but has fragrant 2″ clusters of tightly packed tubular pink blooms borne throughout Spring and Summer on this well behaved rounded tropical shrub. Although this is not a penta it seems to bloom and […]

Another Beauty ~

Duranta Purple Showers is stunning as a container plant. Cold hardy to 20 to 25 degrees. Who knows… everyone is telling me how many plants are coming back this year that usually don’t. I believe marginal plants that get aclamented or receive a little mulch blanket are making it more and more locally.

Welcome Aboard!

WELCOME ELLEN. We are very pleased to welcome our newest expert to Countryside Gardens. Ellen Parcetich has been a horticulture grower for 28 years and really knows her stuff. She has “fire in her belly” for our industry and loves to share her knowledge. She has taken on my request to grow new and unusual […]