August 2013 Seeds and Plants for Sale
Zinnia seeds, lg. heads, fresh 2012 crop, send cash & return address, $6/5 tbs. Jack Taylor, 120 Queens Dr., King, NC 27021, 336-577-6886.
Loofa sponge, $10/100 seeds, $3.50/20 seeds; heirloom marigolds, grow 3-4 ft tall w/huge blooms, $5/50 seeds; old timey hollyhocks, 5 ft tall, $5/40 seeds, send cash + SASE. Will Ayers, 5620 Sherrills Ford Rd., Catawba, NC 28609, 828-241-2232.
Iris, named & labeled cult., all sizes & colors, dwarfs, $2; tall bearded, $3; re-bloomers, $4. Shirley Knox, Lawndale 704-538-8955.
Blue hosta, $1/ea.; asst’d. hosta, $0.75/ea.; daylily, $0.75/ea.; extended bloom period, all colors, stella red, happy return, stella d’oro, purple stella, bare root, green liriope, $1.75/ea.; mondo grass, $3/ea.; old fashioned & orange pumpkins, $75/25. G. Stowe, Haw River 336-675-0466.
Old timey cockscomb seeds, huge blossom head w/rich crimson color, sturdy 18 in. stalk, approx. 200 seeds, $3 + SASE. Barry Cox, 6225 Welborn Rd, Trinity, NC 27370.
Leyland cypress, in field, 10-11 ft, $25; 12-13 ft, $38. David Watterson, Lexington 240-498-8054.
Iris, yellow, bronze, pink, champagne, labeled, $4/doz.; unlabeled, $3/doz. + $6.50 shipping up to 3 doz.; daffodils, white, double yellow & narcissus type white/orange center, lg. blooms, labeled, $3/15; potluck, $3/20 + postage. Marilyn Hancock, Denton 336-241-2214.
Strawberry plants, oz. everbearing, $0.30/ea.; peppermint plants, chases cats & coons etc., $2/ea. w/qty. disc. Stephen Meador, Greensboro 336-272-4418.
Blueberry plants, 1-3 gal. pots, premier, bright well, climax, duke & more, $3-12. Joe, Belews Creek 336-462-4657.
Sunflower seeds, old timey type w/huge 12-14 lb. flower, 15-18 in. diameter, $3/25 seeds; $5/50 seeds + SASE. N. Smoot, 6227 Welborn Rd, Trinity, NC 27370.
Liriope, 1 gal. pots, $2.25 w/disc. for 50+. Sabrina Blake, Mt. Gilead 704-244-0254.
Abruzzi rye seed, cleaned, 50 lb. bags, $12.50/ea.; trophy buck seed oats, cleaned, 50 lb. bags, $15/ea. Randy Clontz, Indian Trail 704-634-5910.
Elderberry plants, potted, 12-18 in. tall & branched, $7/ea. Kevin Campbell, Harmony 704-775-2425.
Comfrey live plants, roots, crowns to plant, high protein, good for animal food & enrich soil, fast growing, $5-24. N. Shirley, Topton 828-321-9036.
Nut trees, fig, fruit bearing mulberry, red bud, magnolia, various shrubs, blk. & red raspberries, all in pots, $5-20. Hellen Poole, Granite Falls 828-728-9420.
Azaleas, asst'd. colors, 5/$10; camellia japonica, $5; camellia sasanqua, $4. Jim Gibson, Ellerbee 910-652-6154 or 817-1156.
Hay sprigs, NC cert. crops of 5 varieties, Tifton 44, Tifton 85 & coastal, $4/bushel; Midland 99, $5/bushel; Ozark, $7.50/bushel & incl. royalty fee. Bruce Locklear, Maxton 910-844-6003.
Fruit trees, apples, pears, Asian pears, ﬁgs, plums, grape vines, thorn-less blackberries, pawpaw, hardy kiwi, pomegranate, fruiting mulberry, goji berry, jujube, bananas & canna lilies, $4 & up. Jackie Babb, Carthage 910-947-3384.