Grasshopper Perennials Plant Nursery    

Grasshopper Perennials Plant Nursery    


Monarda and More

Monarda b. 'Prairie Gypsy'
Monarda b. 'Prairie Gypsy'

Monarda bradburiana 'Prairie Gypsy

The straight species bradburiana  is probably my favorite type of Monarda. But Prairie Gypsy is a hybrid of bradburiana and an unknown variety.  It's a large and sometimes floppy plant.  Loved by the bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other pollinators. 


  • 2 ft tall
  • June bloom
  • Watch out for powdery mildew
  • Loved by hummingbirds and other cool pollinators
  • Sun to part sun and lots of good air circulation
Monarda Jacob Cline
Monarda Jacob Cline

Monarda didyma 'Jacob Cline'

Loved by hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies, Jacob Cline beebalm is always welcome in the perennial bed.  Also, unlike other beebalms, Jacob Cline is very mildew resistant.

$5.00 Available 1 gallon

  • Grows 3-4'
  • Summer bloom
  • Full sun is best
Nepeta Kool Catt'
Nepeta Kool Catt'

Nepeta  'Kool Kat'

Large flowered and long flowering.

$5.00 2 Left 1 gallon $5.00

  • Grows 18" tall
  • Sun-part sun
  • Summer-fall



This is a rather dainty type of nepeta. Smaller flowers and diminutive growth habit.  Does not go crazy or get big.

Available Now in 1 gallon $5.00

  • Full sun
  • Grows 8-10"
  • May-Aug.
Nepeta f. 'Walkers Low'
Nepeta f. 'Walkers Low'

Nepeta faassenii 'Walkers Low'

Blooms a very long time, hardy and loved by pollinators.

$5.00 3 Available Now

  • Grows 18-24" tall
  • Full sun is best, will get floppy with more shade
  • April to fall is cut back after first bloom.
Nippon Daisy
Nippon Daisy

Nipponanthemum nipponicum (Nippon Daisy)

A shrubby daisy that blooms late in the season and can assume topiary features.  


  • Can grow to 3' tall
  • Full sun
  • Late summer-fall
Annie Hall