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Jacaranda
bauhinia flower medi
Lobter Claw
cardinal Duranta Dipladenia
Bird of paradise      

More flowers can be found  in 'Exotic Landscape' section. 
Those flowers can be planted outdoor permanently in your landscape (zone 5).

If you are looking for fragrant flowers, check the Exotic Fragrance section.
A unique collection of flowers with distinct aroma.

Most of the following tropical exotic flowers will do well if placed near a bright, sunny window. In summer, they will benefit from being brought outdoor on a balcony or patio. Many will flower most or some time in the summer, making impressive decorative display on your front porch or in your back yard. 

 

 

Parrot Plant

African Impatiens, Parrot Plant
( ) - Impatiens niamniamensis Congo Cockatoo
This unusual and dramatic Impatiens cultivar Congo Cockatoo has striking flowers: each flower is lime-green, yellow and scarlet. This Impatiens is a tender succulent perennial, which flowers throughout the summer and autumn. Indoor, it produces long-lasting flowers several times a year. Upright habit, can grow to 2 feet high.

 

NEW!

Plant in
 4" pot
$10.00

Plant in
 6" pot
$20.00

Rose Glory 

sen

Yellow Hardy Lotus
- (Nellumbo lutea, hardiness zones 3 to 10):
This American Lotus or Yanquapin  is a very attractive water plant with large yellow flowers and round leaves up to 2 feet wide.  The seeds have a hard, impermeable seed coat that needs to be scrarifed by making a small hole in the seed coat with a file or drill and immersing the seed in water..

 

 

Seeds $1
(2 seeds)

Lobter Claw

'Giant Lobster Claw' is a giant!  The plant is erect and clumping, from 12-15 feet tall.  The inflorescence can be over 2 feet long.  Bracts are rosy pink, fading into yellow at the rachis, with a thick green border.  Blooms from December to May.  Can grow in partial shade to full sun.   

 

NEW!

Plant in
 6" pot
$20.00

Plant in
 10" pot
$65.00

Rose Glory

Vanilla Orchid, Vanilla Plant
(Va Ni) - Vanilla planifolia, Vanilla fragrans
This plant originates in central America, where the Aztecs used it to flavor their chocolate drink 'Xoco-latl'. This is the only orchid that can produce edible fruits: the vanilla beans are used as a spice. Vanilla is the key ingredient in frozen desserts, yogurt, baked goods, candies,  beverages.

Plant
upto 1-ft long
$20.00

Plant
1-ft
or longer
$45.00

Cuttings
(3+ nodes)
$10

Rose Glory


Cymbidium Orchids, Sword-leaf Orchid (Địa Lan: Lan Đoản Kiếm)- 

This ground orchids is easier to grow (compared to the common orchid). It has spectacular flowers. Plants have artistic shape with sword-like leaves. Flower spikes can last for months.

Plant in 6-inch pot, 2-3 ft high,
having one or more 'bulbs',
ready to flower, or bearing flower in Winter

 

 

 

 

Plant in
 8-10" pot
 $45.00

Rose Glory

Gloriosa, Glory Lily, Fire Lily, Flame Lily,
(Khai-Hoan Hoa, Hoa Ngoắt Ngoẻo, Hoa Lồng Đn, Ngt Nghẻo, Huệ Lồng đn, Gia Lan - Lis glorieux,  klnglilja, Kalihari, 嘉兰 Jia lan)-

Gloriosa superba 'Rothschildiana' -
National flower of Zimbabwe
These exotic-looking flowers are 4-5 inches across with wavy petals in crimson, edged with bright yellow. This native of South Africa climbs by means of tendrils at the tips of their leaves. A compact climber with glossy lush green leaves and long-lasting flowers all summer

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Zone 8-11

Bulb: $8
(in April-May)

Plant in
 6" pot
$25.00

Plant in
 7-8" pot
$25.00

Seeds $1
(10 seeds)

Rose Glory

 

Yellow Chinese Banana

Golden Lotus Banana, Yellow Chinese Banana -
Musella lasiocarpa
- Hardy to zone 7

A rare banana with curious flower, resembling a golden lotus flower.

Seeds
Please order at our Seed Website: www.OneDollarSeedStore.com

Mid-size plant
Plant in 6" pot - $35.00 each

Full-size plant
Plant in 8-10" pot - $65.00 each

Clivia, Kaffir Lily, Nobility Orchid, Qin-zi Lan (Qun Tử Lan)- Clivia miniata
Known as 'Queen of houseplants', this long-living plant is easy to care for, and it thrives in household conditions! Does not need full sun to bloom! Neat, symmetrical shape with dark lush green foliage and trumpet-shaped bright-orange flowers. 

 

From $35.00

Blue Butterfly (Thanh Điệp)- Clerodendrum ugandese
Interesting flowers that look very much like butterflies. Clusters of blue 'butterflies' cover each branch tip.

  
From $8.00

Bougainvillea (Hoa Giấy)- Very popular in the tropics, these plants produce clusters of red, pink, or white long-lasting flowers. Suitable for hanging baskets or trained as 'trees'. Dwarf form is excellent for bonsai.


From $8.00

Bleeding Heart Vine, Glory Bower (Ngọc Nữ, Long Chu) -
Clerodendrum thomsoniae Clusters of white flowers with red center, lasting for weeks before the bracts turn light-purple, which also last for many more weeks. Bloom almost year round. Very easy to grow.

From  $8.00

bauhinia flower

Bauhinia, Purple Orchid Tree, Orchid Tree, mountain ebony 
(Móng bò tím, Lan Hoàng hậu)
Bauhinia veriegata
Purple orchid tree (usually just called orchid tree) is staggeringly beautiful when in bloom - and it blooms for several months! It is a small to medium-sized tree growing to 5 m tall, with butterfly-shaped leaves. The bright purple-pink flowers have five petals, resembling orchid flowers.

 

Plant in
 6" pot : $20.00

Seeds $1
 (10 seeds)

Rose Glory

med 6 inchs

Med 8 inch


Medinilla myriantha, or Medinilla kinebola
()
Grape Flowers, Malaysian Orchid
Large leathery lush green foliage. Clusters of  large coral pink pendent flowers resemble a bunch of small grapes.

Medinilla magnifica (Hoa Hồng Ngọc)

Medinilla magnifica is a rare plant species with exotic foliage and magnificent flowers.
It is an excellent house plant, easy to grow,  with amazing exotic flowers blooming several times a year, lasting 3 to 6 months.

Rob Herwig, the recognized plant book writer, called the Medinilla magnifica,
"the Rolls Royce of houseplants".
Medinilla’s are a timeless beauty that will create majestic elegance in any room. It is a very exclusive plant, which you can enjoy for a long time.

 

 

Plant in 6-inch pot, with potential for 1 or 2 blooms: $45

 

Plant in 8-inch pot, with potential for 1 or 2 blooms: $65

Rose Glory

Calla Lily () - Admired as 'Queen of flowers', this noble flower is both beautiful and long-lasting. Enjoy the vivid color of these flowers against the lush green foliage.

Bulb: $6

Plant in
 6" pot
$10.00

Powderpuff Lily, Blood Lily, Fireball Lily  ()
Haemanthus multiflorus, Scadoxus multiflorus
This member of the amaryllis family bears broad green leaves and brilliant orange-red flowers. Grows well in partial shade or filtered sun. Each flower cluster can have more than 100 star-shaped flowers.

Zone 9-11

Dry Bulb: $8

Fresh Bulb: $15

Plant in
 6" pot : $25.00
Blood Lily

Serissa, Snow-on-the-Mountain (Bạch Tuyết Mai) - Serissa foetida
Small white or purple flowers on dark green or variegated foliage. Very small leaves and abundance of flowers make this plant an interesting bonsai.

 

Plant in
 4" pot
$15.00

6" pot
$25.00

Rose Glory

Serissa Bonsai  (Bạch Tuyết Mai) - Serissa foetida
These bonsai , trained in the shape of an ascending drogon, makes perfect gifts ! Impressive trunks with lush green foliage and abundance of white flowes.

 

Bonsai
Plant in
 5-6" pot
$55.00

Rose Glory

Bird of paradise Bird of Paradise (Thin Điểu) - Strelitzia reginae
One of the most beautiful flowers. The Long-lasting flowers resemble birds in flight. 

From $15.00

Wild Peony (Hoa Sim Tm, Sim Rừng) - Melastoma polyanthum, Melastoma affine, Melastoma malabathricum
A rare flower bush with bright purple-pink flowers 2 or 3-inches acrosss. Flowers are followed by edible fruits.

 

Plant in
 4-5" pot
$15.00

Plant in
 6-7" pot
$25.00

Rose Glory

Mimosa (Trinh Nữ)
Mimosa pudica, Acacia, Calliandra
These pompom-like flowers are very eye-catchy with their 'explosive firework' effect: numerous stamens radiating from the center. We have many plants with this form of flower: Gold Acacia, Powder Puff, Silk Tree, and Sensitive Plant.

From  $4.00

Coral Vine, Chain-of-Love (Ti-gn) - 
Antigonon leptopus
This flowering vine is native to tropical America. A favorite vine in Florida for its chains of showy flowers, the brightest shade of pink. The masses of flowers are a big attraction for butterflies.

From  $6.00
Seeds $1
(pkt of 6)

Angel's Trumpet () - Brugmansia
An impressive patio plant bearing big trumpet-shape flowers all summer. Flowers become fragrant in the evening and at night. Very easy to grow. Available in white, yellow/orange.

From  $10.00

Tibouchina, Princess Flower () - 
Tibouchina urvilleana

 

Plant in
3-4" pot
 $15.00

Plant in
 5-6" pot
 $25.00

Rose Glory

Desert Rose, (Sứ Thi-Lan)- Adenium obesum
Bright, beautiful pink or white flowers on a compact plant with curious-looking trunk. A favorite for bonsai. In Florida and tropical regions, the pot plant is proudly displayed outdoor with its showy clusters of bright pink flowers, covering every branch top.


From $20.00

Hibiscus (Dm Bụt)- Also known as 'Rose of China', these tropical hibiscus plants are easy to grow. They bloom almost continuously given sufficient sunlight and fertilizer. The showy flowers has bright color against dark, lush green, heart-shaped leaves. Almost no trouble with bugs or diseases.


From $8.00

Lucky Nuts, Mexican Oleander, Yellow Oleander (Thng Thin, Huỳnh Lin) - Thevetia Peruviana
Very nice flowering tree with slender leaves and oleander-like flowers in trumpet shape.

 

Plants in 6" pot, 1' high $20.00

in 8" pot,
1-3' high
$35.00

Rose Glory

Peregrina, Lady Pilgrim (Nhất Chi Mai)- 
Jatropha integerrima
A shrub with long flowering season, this plant offers bright showy scarlet red flowers with yellow stamens. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Can be trained into an attractive small tree.

From  $8.00

Mickey Mouse Plant (Mai Tứ Qu)- 
Ochna serrulata, Ochna Kirkii, Ochna integerrima
The most celebrated flower in Viet-Nam, Ochna integerrima blooms profusely on the occasion of 'Tet', the Vietnamese New Year. The bright yellow flowers are believed to bring good luck and prosperity. Another variety, Ochna serrulata, after flowering, has shiny black berries on bright red sepals that resembles the face of Mickey Mouse. 

From  $10.00

Bay Rose, Oleander (Trc Đo) - Nerium Oleander
This upright shrub faithfully produces nice clusters of brightly colored flowers all summer. A very popular indoor flowering shrub for our northern climate. With pruning, it makes an impressive formal upright 'tree' on your patio or front yard. Can be over-wintered in a garage. Choice of yellow, white, pink, or red flowers.

From  $10.00

Jacaranda

Jacaranda, Blue Jacarande, Purple Flamboyant (Phượng Ti'm) -
Jacaranda mimosifolia

 A beautiful flowering tree, grows to a height of 5 to 15 metres. A spectacular sight when in full bloom: The canopy is covered with clusters of blue/purple flowers. The tree stays in bloom for more than two months during spring. Nice compound leaves resembling those of Flamboyant trees.

 

 Plant in 4" pot,
$15.00

Plant in
6-7" pot,
$35.00

Plant in
8-10" pot,
$65.00

Seeds $1
(10 seeds)

Rose Glory

Flamboyant, Petit Flamboyant (Phượng Vĩ, Điệp) -
Delonix regia, poinciana regia

 One of the most beautiful flower tree in the tropics. In summer, the tree canopy is covered with bright scarlet orange blossoms. Mimosa-like leaves close up at night. Can be grown as a potted tree.

From  $8.00

Seeds $1
(pkt of 4)

Gold Cassia (Điệp Mexico)- An impressive patio tree, covered with dense clusters of bright yellow flowers in September. Double leaves close up at night.

  From  $8.00

Ixora (Trang)- Ixora chinensis
'Jungle Flame' flowers are hot, bright red against glossy deep green leaves.
Its sweet nectar is a favorite for butterflies.

 From  $15.00

Anthurium, Flamingo Flower (Hồng Hạc)- This impressive indoor plant is native to Hawaii. Its brightly colored flowers have exotic shape of a heart, and the lush green foliage also comes in interesting shapes. Flowers are very long-lasting, and they bloom almost year-round.

  From
 $8.00

Lily of the Nile, Agapanthus  ()- Agapanthus africanus

An exotic flowering plant with rare blue flowers appearing in summer. An exotic touch for your patio or landscape. Grows in full sun or partial shade. Average height is 2 feet high.

 

Zone 7-10

Plant in
6-8" pot  $20.00

Rose Glory

Crape Myrtle, Lilac-of-the-South (Tường Vi)- '
Mass of flowers in brilliant colors.
The dwarf variety is excellent for bonsai.

From $15.00

Cypress Vine (Tc Tin )- 'Ipomea quamoclit

A delicate, lacy vine with bright pink flowers. Leaves are bright green and delicate like those of cypress. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Self-seeded.

 

Plant in
4" pot  $6.00

Seeds $1
(pkt of 8)

Rose Glory

Cardinal Climber (Hồng Y)-  Ipomoea x multifida

A vigorous, fast-growing vine with bright red flowers. Leaves are bold, dark green, resembling a spread-out wing of a bird. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Self-seeded.

 

Plant in
4" pot  $6.00

Seeds $1
(pkt  of 8)

Rose Glory

Duranta, Sky Flower, Golden Dew Drop, Pigeon Berry  ()-  Duranta repens, Duranta erecta, Duranta microphylla, Duranta plumieri

A large subtropical shrub to small tree that is native from Florida to Brazil and the Caribbean islands. Flower year-round. Flowers are violet-blue, ruffled flowers with a narrow, white picotee edge. The flowers' mild, sweet fragrance is attractive to butterflies. Flowers are produced in clusters at the end of arching stems.

 

Zone 9-12

Plant in
6-8" pot  $20.00

Plant in
10" pot  $45.00

Rose Glory

Dipladenia ()-  Dipladenia 'Red Riding Hood'

A fast growing vining shrub with vivid red flowers. Nice glossy dark green leaves. Produces large red flowers throughout the year. Excellent for trellis or hanging basket. Average height 3-6 ft.

 

Plant in
6-8" pot  $20.00
Rose Glory

If you are looking for fragrant flowers, 
check the
Exotic Fragrance section.
A unique collection of flowers with distinct aroma.

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