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Seeds I have to trade:

  • Updated 26 Aug 2013
  • Allium stellatum - Wild Onion, edible. ex Kandyohi Co., south central MN
  • Andropogon gerardii(2011) - Big Bluestem, tight, rigid, exactly vertical growth in this selection found in Ramsey County, MN. Dark color, grows well and stays upright in part shade too.
  • Angelica gigas
  • Antennaria neglecta var. gaspensis
  • Aster sericea
  • Athamanta turbith(2011)
  • Barnardia japonica (Scilla scilloides)
  • Barnardia numidica (Scilla numidica)
  • Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Grama Grass
  • Boweia volubilis(2011) - houseplant
  • Calycanthus floridulus - Carolina Alspice (shrub)
  • Cerastium alpinum ssp. lanatum
  • Coryphantha vivipara - ex South Dakota
  • Dalea candida var. candida - White Prairie Bush Clover, ex MN
  • Deinanthe caerulea
  • Digitalis lanata
  • Echium russicum
  • Euonymus bungeana
  • Euonymus hamiltonianus var. sieboldianus
  • Fibigea clypeata - grown for dried seed pod "windows"
  • Gladiolus atroviolaceus
  • Gymnocladus dioicus - Kentucky Coffee Tree
  • Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold' (2012)
  • Hieracium maculatum 'Leopard' - don't let it go to seed unless you want babies everywhere, plain yellow "dandelion" flowers
  • Hieracium villosum (2012)
  • Humulus sp. - Variegated Hops, annual
  • Hystrix patula
  • Hystrix patula ex Winona County, Minnesota, USA
  • Impatiens balfourii
  • Impatiens glandulifera f. albida
  • Ipomea nil - Japanese morning glory, deep blue purple, large flowers
  • Iris hookeri (Iris setosa ssp. canadensis)
  • Iris sintenisii var. brandzae
  • Iris tectorum
  • Iris typhifolius
  • Leibnitzia anandria
  • Lespedeza bicolor
  • Lilium martagon -OP (2012)
  • Lilium michiganense - HP
  • Maianthemum (Smilacina) racemosum col. MI:Lenawee County(2012)
  • Maianthemum (Smilacina) racemosum col. TN:Cumberland County (2012)
  • Melica ciliata - Melic Grass
  • Nigella hispanica - Love-in-the-Mist relative
  • Peltoboykinia watanabei
  • Penstemon cobaea
  • Penstemon grandiflorus - Large Flowered Penstemon, prairie native. ex Isanti Co., MN
  • Phemeranthus calycinus (Talinum calycinum)
  • Ptilostemon afer
  • Pulsatilla ambigua
  • Ratibida pinnata
  • Ruellia humilis - Wild (Lavender) Petunia, not bindweed, not invasive
  • Saruma henryi - not moist packed
  • Schizachyrium scoparium - Little Bluestem, collected Dakota Co., MN
  • Styrax americanus ex Kankakee
  • Syringa reticulata - Japanese Treelilac
  • Thalictrum flavum ssp. glaucum
  • Thermopsis fabacea
  • Vernonia gigantea


Seeds I am looking for:

  • Updated 26 Oct 2013
  • Minnesota hardy cactus
  • Alpine plants and dwarf perennials
  • Native prairie or woodland seed from wild-MN or WI
  • Allium flavum - flower colors other than yellow
  • Allium kurtsianum
  • Allium reglii - a desert allium with tiers
  • Allium wallichii
  • Antennaria species - not dioica or neglecta
  • Carpinus caroliniana - Musclewood, seed from wild-MN or WI
  • Dirca palustris - Leatherwood, seed from wild-MN or WI
  • Gentiana aushtenica
  • Gentiana Kingfisher
  • Gentiana sino-ornata
  • Gladiolus species - not hybrids
  • Iris species - not hybrids, not water loving species
  • Lilium species that I don't have, or variants that I do
  • Lilium martagon var. caucasicum
  • Aconitum anthoroideum
  • Aethionema (Eunomia) oppositifolia
  • Agapanthus campanulatus ssp. patens
  • Allium backhousianum
  • Allium callimischon haemostictum
  • Allium listera
  • Allium ovalifolium
  • Allium senescens ‘Blue Eddy’
  • Allium wallichi
  • Aloe polyphylla
  • Androsace chamaejasme
  • Anemone pavonia
  • Aquilegia saximontana
  • Arisaema kishidae
  • Armeria caespitosa (A. juniperifolia)
  • Astragalus angustifolius
  • Astragalus lutosus
  • Bergenia stracheyi
  • Campanula betulifolia - compact
  • Campanula choruhensis
  • Campanula raineri
  • Campanula trogerae - compact
  • Centaurea empirota
  • Colchicum spp.
  • Coluteocarpus vesicaria
  • Crocus bonaticus
  • Crocus gargaricus
  • Crocus kotchyanus (fall flowering
  • Corcus malyi ‘Sveti Roc’
  • Crocus mathewii
  • Crocus vallicola
  • Cylindropuntia davisii
  • Corydalis anthricifolia
  • Dahlia imperialis
  • Dianthus nardiformis-xeric pink dianthus
  • Draba polytricha
  • Cyperus involucratus (tender)
  • Eriogonum schockleyi
  • Epimedium wushanensis
  • Eriogonum caespitosum
  • Euphorbia cotinifolia (seeds)
  • Ferraria crispa and other spp.
  • Fritillaria affinis
  • Fritillaria aurea
  • Gentiana aushtenica-yel, lime
  • Grusonia (Micropuntia)pulchella
  • Helleborus spp.
  • Helleborus Sunrise strain
  • Helleborus Sunset strain
  • Impatiens omeiana
  • Iris paradoxa
  • Linum austriacum
  • Linum bulgaricum
  • Linum capitatum
  • Linum collinum
  • Linum hirsutum
  • Lysimachia atropurpurea
  • Lupinus lepidus
  • Miyakea integrifolia
  • Moltkia petraea
  • Nomocharis spp.
  • Daubenya spp.
  • Oenothera minima
  • Olsynium douglasii var. inflatum(sisyrinchium)
  • Paederota bonarota
  • Paeonia cambessedessii
  • Papaver triniifolium
  • Penstemon cyaneus
  • Penstemon nitidus
  • Penstemon speciosus var. kennedyi
  • Phemeranthus brevicaule (Talinum pulchellum)
  • Phemeranthus sediformis (Talinum sediforme)
  • Phlox condensata
  • Phlox hendersonii
  • Phlox pungens
  • Physaria, didymocarpa, alpina esp.
  • Pterocephalus perennis
  • Scilla lilio-hyacinthus
  • Scilla miczenkoana
  • Scilla taurica
  • Scutellaria pectinata
  • Silene negrescens
  • Silene uralensis
  • Sempervivum pumilum
  • Thalictrum diffusiflorum
  • Trillium decumbens
  • Trifolium macrocephalum
  • Vella spinosa
  • Vernonia lettermanii
  • Zephranthus ‘Labuffarosa’
  • Viburnum rafenesquianum - seed from wild-MN or WI
  • Tempt me with out of the ordinary stuff.


Plants I have to trade:

  • Updated 26 Oct 2011
  • All are at least zone 4a MN hardy.
  • PERENNIALS:
  • Allium moly - very late spring bulb,clumps of .5" star yellow flowers, 10"
  • Andropogon gerardi - Big Bluestem-powder blue form
  • Andropogon gerardi - Big Bluestem-compact dark blue form,will not flop-even in part shade,MN native genotype
  • Antennaria neglecta - Pussytoes, leaves 1" long
  • Antennaria neglecta var. gaspensis - the true variety, tiny
  • Asarum canadense - Wild ginger, native genotype-northern Minnesota
  • Aster ericoides 'Snow Flurry' - 6" high, spreading
  • Carex nigra - Black Sedge
  • Carex muskingumensis - Palm Sedge
  • Centaurea macrocephala - Globe Centaurea
  • Delosperma nubigeum - Hardy Ice Plant
  • Epimedium davidii
  • Epimedium x rubrum
  • Eryngium yuccafolium - Rattlesnake Master
  • Escobaria viviparia - Ball Cactus, Minnesota native
  • Fritillaria camschatcensis ex Cordova,Alaska - seedling bulbs (3/8 inch diameter)
  • Gladiolus atroviolaceus - bulbs in fall or early spring,zone 4 winter hardy.
  • Heliopsis scabra 'Lorraine Sunshine'- seed grown from the cultivar
  • Hepatica americana - Rooundlobe Hepatica,from wild seed-Ely,MN
  • Hosta 'Aphrodite'
  • Hosta clausa var. clausa - Closed Flower Hosta-unusual stoliniferous type
  • Hosta clausa 'Lady Finger' - dwarf form, not stoliniferous
  • Hosta 'Frances Williams'
  • Hosta 'Gold Edger'
  • Hosta 'Golden Scepter'
  • Hosta lancifolia
  • Hosta 'Lemon Lime' - 6"x10"
  • Hosta nigrescens
  • Hosta 'On the Marc'
  • Hosta 'Patriot'
  • Hosta 'Sparkling Beauty'
  • Hosta 'Torchlight'
  • Hosta undulata variegata
  • Hosta 'Valentine Lace'
  • Hosta venusta - true 2" mat forming strain, 1" leaves,6-8" flower scapes
  • Iris, bearded - reblooms even in zone 3. Dark purple. I.aphylla parentatge
  • Iris cristata - Dwarf Crested Iris
  • Iris gracilipes alba
  • iris graminea
  • Iris lacustris
  • Iris pumila - 4-6" high, very early flowering, purple w/ yellow beards
  • Iris hookeri(setosa var. canadensis)
  • Iris setosa ex Alaska
  • Iris tectorum alba - white Japanese Roof Iris
  • Jovibarba allioni
  • Lespedeza thunbergii - from seed from Morton Arboretum
  • Lilium 'Barcelona' - bulbs in fall
  • Lilium davidii var. willmottiae - asiatic, bulbs in fall, deeper ornange-red "tiger lily" but will not harbor viruses
  • Lilium 'Fata Morgana'
  • Lilium 'Pisa'
  • Lilium 'Sarabande'
  • Lilium 'Sunday Dress'
  • Lilium x 'Tiger Babies'
  • Lilium - Asiatic, pollenless, yellow/spotted, nodding/outward facing, reflexed petals - bulbs in fall, bulbils mid-summer-can send photo
  • Melica ciliata
  • xPardancanda norrisii - Candy Lily, various colors, bicolors,spotted and unspotted
  • xPardancanda norrisii - Candy Lily, dwarf form, 2ft,orange & yellow bicolor - out
  • Penstemon hirsutus var. pygmaeus - dwarf
  • Petalostemon candidum - Prairie Clover, white flower form
  • Platycodon grandiflorus(double form) - Double Balloon Flower
  • Pulsatilla turczaninovii
  • Schizochryrium scoparius - Little Bluestem, MN native genotype(Dakota County)
  • Scilla scilliodes - Fall blooming Scilla. Actually late summer/fall. Pink/mauve little fuzz ball spikes. Bulb.
  • Sempervivum 'Bronco'
  • Sempervivum 'May Imp'
  • Sempervivum 'Red Ace'
  • Sempervivum 'Tiara'
  • Symphytum x uplandicum - Comfrey
  • Thalictrum kiusianum
  • Uvularia grandiflora - Yellow Bellwort, Hennepin County genotype
  • Veronica gentianoides
  • Vernonia sp. - Ironweed, very large species-10ft, no staking, purple blooms similar to joe-pye-weed
  • WOODY PLANTS
  • Buxus microphylla var. koreana - Korean Boxwood, bonsai
  • Calycanthus floridulus - Carolina Alspice
  • Euonymous hamiltonianus var. sieboldianus - Yeddo Euonymus,pink capsules open to reveal red seed
  • Euonymous nanus turkistanicus - Dwarf Euonymus
  • Salix babylonica 'Anularis' - Ram's Horn Willow
  • Salix chaenomeloides - Asian Pussywillow
  • Salix gracilistyla var. melanostachys - Black Pussy Willow
  • Salix lindleyana
  • Salix repens Iona form - tiny leaves, originally from Arrowhead Alpines
  • Salix sachalinensis 'Sekka' - Fantail Willow
  • Salix schraderiana
  • Sambucus nigra 'Laciniata' - Cutleaf Black Elder
  • Spirea betuifolia - grown from seed from Siberia
  • Syringa wolfii - Wolf's Lilac


Plants I am looking for:

  • Updated 26 Oct 2011
  • Any plants from my "Seeds I am looking for" list
  • Ajuga 'Arctic Fox'
  • Allium wallichii
  • Allium kurtsianum
  • Asplenium trichomanes or other Asplenium ferns hardy to zone4/5
  • Cryptogramma crispa, C. acrostichoides or other Cryptogramma ferns hardy to zone 4/5
  • Epimedium brachyrrhizum
  • Epimedium campanulatum
  • Epimedium grandiflorum cultivars
  • Epimedium latisepalum
  • Epimedium membranaceum
  • Epimedium pauciflorum
  • Hemerocallis citrina var. vespertina
  • Hosta 'Cat�s Eyes'
  • Hosta 'Cherish'
  • Hosta �Delta Dawn�
  • Hosta 'Fire Island'
  • Hosta 'Fireworks'
  • Hosta �Full Monty�
  • Hosta �Goldbrook Glimmer�
  • Hosta 'Guardian Angel'
  • Hosta 'Janet'
  • Hosta �Kiwi�
  • Hosta Teeny Weeny Bikini
  • Iris Amethyst Flame
  • Iris Air of Mystery
  • Iris Artful
  • Iris Ballerina Queen
  • Iris Be Still My Heart
  • Iris Bedtime Storyblue
  • Iris Bewilderbeast
  • Iris Blueberry Filly
  • Iris Cats Eye
  • Iris Captive Sun
  • Iris Circus Clown
  • Iris Coffee Shop
  • Iris Dardanus
  • Iris Eastern Blush
  • Iris ermiensis
  • Iris Fires of Fuji
  • Iris Frisk Me
  • Iris Genetic Artist
  • Iris Ginger Ice
  • Iris Glad All Over
  • Iris Gnu Rayz
  • Iris Gypsy Lord
  • Iris gracilipes
  • Iris In the Red
  • Iris Judy Mogil
  • Iris Kiddieland
  • Iris Mellenium Falcon
  • Iris Off Broadway
  • Iris paradoxa
  • Iris Posing
  • Iris prismatica
  • Iris Rogue Trader
  • Iris Serendipity Elf 2
  • Iris Spiced Ginger
  • Iris Smash
  • Iris Tadzhiki Bandit
  • Iris Tadzhiki Eclipse
  • Iris Tango Amigo
  • Iris tectorum variegata
  • Iris Terse Verse
  • Iris Tooth Fairy
  • Iris typhifolia 'catlin's Smile'
  • Iris Vera Louise
  • Iris Whispering Sprit
  • Olsynium douglasii var. inflatum
  • Lilium species-plants, bulbs, bulblets, bulbils or scales - not superbum, tenuifolium, canadense var. rubrum, candidum, formoanum, tsingtauense, michiganense(unless variations on the normal orange color)
  • Lilium - 'Arena'
  • Lilium - Orientpets
  • Lilium 'Brian'
  • Lilium 'Dotch Fialkovoy' or related cultivars
  • Lilium �Empress�
  • Lilium 'Fialkovaya'
  • Lilium 'Kaukaz'
  • Lilium 'Lelde' (x lelde)
  • Lilium 'Selga'
  • Lilium martagon 'Brocade'
  • Lilium �Bronwen�, �Marie�, �Peggy�, �Rosemary� - North Lilies
  • Platycodon 'Astrid Blue'- Miniature Balloon Flower
  • Salix babylonica �Yatsabusa�
  • Sedum spathifolium �Cape Blanco�
  • Sedum spurium Schorbuser Blut�
  • Variegated Aspidistra - streaked, not spotted or blotched
  • Indoor orchids-not Phalenopsis, Paphs, Catleya, Cymbidium, Dendrobiums, Vandas
  • Tempt me with the out of the ordinary. I grow much more than what's in these lists I have to trade - you get the idea. I have wide tastes.
  • Semps, etc.
  • Ali � redish densily webbed, S
  • Anne-Marie � Christmas grey green, S
  • Black Mini � plain green that turns color in fall. voted best black
  • Black Prince � dark mahogany with green penciling, S
  • Blue Boy � blue with mahogany heart, M
  • Brock � burgundy red, M
  • Dark Cloud � purple with grey tinge. distinctive
  • Night Raven � almost black in winter.
  • Blood Tip � blood red
  • Brauner Kiesel � dark Christmas colors arachnoid
  • Celon � red center leaves, frosty green. different
  • Compte de Conyac � pink mauve
  • Deep Fire � orange-red
  • Gay Jester � light green leaves, bright red bases
  • Godaert � Betty Ann first with mid green
  • Gr�nschnabel � deep red-maroon with green tips like first from Betty Ann
  • Highland Mist � just frosty green
  • Icicle � cobweb echeveria
  • Irazou � olive grey green flushed pink red, M
  • Kismet � whitish rose
  • Kramer � green orostachys like
  • Korspel Beauty � like Gr�nschnabel but larger and not as white center
  • Larissa � smoky light green with pink backs, upright leaves
  • Lavender and Old Lace � lavenderish rosy-orange.
  • Lilac Time � grey with rose tone, M
  • Liesbeth � red-gray with whitish lower end of each leaf
  • Maria Laach � a Bronco with red, M
  • Mauna � almost as red as Blood Tip
  • Melanie � purple edged rounded echeveria, L
  • Mustang � purple tinged blue echeveria, M
  • Nachmelodie � extremely dark maroon
  • Norbert � red and light grey, L
  • Olivia � white green yellow with red tips
  • Orange Glow � orange red
  • Othello � nice form, pink grey, L
  • Pacific Blue Ice � blue green flushed rose, S
  • Pacific Spring Frost � gray-green colored purple, cilia
  • Petite Renee � light green so heavy with cilia appears webbed. M
  • Pyrenaicum � frosty green fury leaves
  • Rectonii � light blood red with green chicks
  • Red Lion � red-pink echeveria small
  • Rosie � lime green with pink undersides
  • Rubin Rose � dark maroon
  • Sassy Frass � washed dingy orange, M
  • Silver Andre � yellowy pinky silvery
  • Silver Crows � light yellow green with holding webs, M
  • Silver Jamin � heavy cilia, grey-green leaves,
  • Solange � greyish mahogany echeveria, M
  • Spangle � Christmas color gr/red, strapped leaves, M
  • Spinell � light mahogany and bluegreen leaves, S
  • State Fair � red centered yellow green
  • Sunwaves � mauve centered blue echeveria
  • Tesoro � pink-red center to whitish to frosty green outer
  • Titinabulum � orange
  • Topaz � mauve grey echeveria, M
  • Tourmalyi � rose and green turning hot red in spring, M
  • Uranus � green deep tipped purple, bold M
  • Virgil � grey edged mauve, large?
  • Wendy � frosty furry, S
  • Zackenkrone � like first from Betty Ann but lighter green
  • Zorba � olive green with red bases, heavy cilia, M
  • Zulu � light blood red but not as good as Mauna