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Schaefer's Garden Center

Aurora IL Area Garden Center, Schaefer’s Garden Center Selection of Annuals

Wave Petunias, Proven Winners, Proven Selections, Geraniums, King Coleus and other Annuals

Schaefer Greenhouses, located at the corner of Aucutt Rd. and Rt. 31 in Montgomery ILMake a big splash with just a little cash by growing colorful annuals.  Schaefer’s Garden Center grows thousands of annuals each year.  Annuals are a great bargain.  You can grow a colorful garden of blooms from May through the first frost for a very small investment.  Annuals grow in petite, squat, thick, tall, thin and feathery forms in a rainbow of colors.

Come into Schaefer’s and see the full selection of annuals. Schaefer’s is located at the corner of Route 31 and Aucutt Road in Montgomery, just south of Aurora, IL. We’re located in Montgomery IL, just minutes away from Naperville, Oswego, Yorkville, Aurora, Yorkville, Bristol, Sugar Grove and North Aurora; 20 minutes south of Geneva, Batavia and St. Charles; about half an hour west of suburbs like Oak Brook and Hinsdale and less than an hour from downtown Chicago. Come see one of the largest and most beautiful selections of Annuals in the Chicagoland area.

Geraniums

  • 4.5″ Black Pot $4.99
  • 8″ Pot, 3 per pot $19.99
  • 12″ Tubs Geraniums w/vines $39.99

Ride The Wave® Petunias

You’ll find a great selection of Wave® Petunias at Schaefer Greenhouses.  Popular with gardeners because they provide a huge impact in the garden; they are easy to grow, require low maintenance and are perfect for a variety of uses.  Wave® Petunias grow well in containers, a good choice for pots and window boxes as well as hanging baskets; and provide a colorful groundcover for landscapes and flower beds.  Look for the bright pink packaging.  Choose a Wave® that is right for your needs.

The Original Wave®

  • The lowest growing and widest spreading Wave®
  • One single plant can spread 4 feet
  • A striking groundcover of lush  blooms, 4”-6” height
  • 6 pack $12.99
  • 6″ pot

Easy Wave®

  • Slightly more mounded than other Waves
  • 8”-10” height
  • Fast growing, spreading to 2.5-3 feet
  • 6 pack $12.99
  • 6″ pot

Proven Winners® & Proven Selections®

Schaefer’s grows a full selection of Proven Winners® and Proven Selections® for your garden planting.  Proven Winners® is a leading brand of high quality flowering plants.

These varieties have been selected under the highest standards for their unique beauty and top performance.  They are unsurpassed in terms of flowering, growth habit and garden performance.  Proven Selections® is a brand of regional favorite varieties that compliment the Proven Winners®.  These brands can be mixed and matched in garden pots and plantings with beautiful results.  Look for the special Proven Winners® and Proven Selections® labels and pots to identify these Schaefer favorites!

Proven Winner Hanging Baskets

  • 12″ Hanging Basket plastic $42.99

All of the following varieties are available in a 4.5″ pot for $4.99.

BRANDNAMEVARIETYDESCRIPTIONHeightSun
Partial
Shade
Proven SelectionsAbutilonMelon SorbetUnique orange 5-petaled flower10″-14″
X
X
Proven WinnerAgeratumArtist ™ Alto BlueCompact, uniformly mounding, drought tolerant12″-18″
X
X
Proven WinnerAgeratumArtist ™ BlueCompact, uniformly mounding, drought tolerant7″-9″
X
X
Proven WinnerAgeratumArtist ™ PurpleCompact, uniformly mounding, drought tolerant7″-9″
X
X
Proven SelectionsAnagallisWildcat™ BlueCompact, large blue flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven SelectionsAnagallisWildcat™ OrangeCompact, large orange flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerAngeloniaAngelface ® BlueStrong upright stems, excellent cut flower, fragrant12″-19″
X
Proven WinnerAngeloniaAngelface ® Blue BicolorStrong upright stems, excellent cut flower, fragrant12″-19″
X
Proven WinnerAngeloniaAngelface ® Dresden BlueStrong upright stems, excellent cut flower, fragrant12″-19″
X
Proven WinnerAngeloniaAngelface ® PinkStrong upright stems, excellent cut flower, fragrant12″-19″
X
Proven WinnerAngeloniaAngelface ® WhiteStrong upright stems, excellent cut flower, fragrant12″-19″
X
Proven WinnerArgranthemumButterfly ™ (Yellow)Best daisy available, blooms early spring – fall12″-18″
X
Proven WinnerArgranthemumVanilla ButterflyYellow throat fading to white, outstanding performer12″-18″
X
Proven WinnerBacopaCabana White PikminMagnificent trailing/creeping habit, petite flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerBacopaCabana Trailing BlueMagnificent trailing/creeping habit, petite flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerBrachteanthaSundaze ™ FlameContinuous bicolored red orange blooms10″-14″
X
Proven WinnerBrachteanthaSundaze ™ Golden Beauty ®Continuous yellow double blooms, compact mounding habit10″-14″
X
Proven WinnerBrachteanthaSundaze ™ WhiteWhite with yellow center, compact mounding10″-14″
X
Proven SelectionsBrachyscomeToucan TangoDainty blue flowers/yellow centers, contiuous bloom9″-12″
X
Proven SelectionsCalibrachoaMillion Bells® Cherry PinkProfuse, small petunia-like bloom, upright cascading8″-12″
X
Proven SelectionsCalibrachoaMillion Bells® YellowProfuse, small petunia-like bloom, upright cascading8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ BlueContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ Light PinkContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ PeachContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ PinkContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ Pink KissContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ RedContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ TequilaContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerCalibrachoaSuperbells ™ WhiteContinuous mass of small petunia-like flowers6″-10″
X
X
Proven SelectionsCupheaLavender LaceDelicate clusters mid-purple flowers on shiny foliage10″-12″
X
Proven WinnerDiasciaFlying Colors ™ CoralProfuse blooms spring – fall, sturdy, compact habit7″-14″
X
Proven WinnerDiasciaFlying Colors ™ Trailing RedProfuse blooms spring – fall, trailing6″-10″
X
Proven SelectionsDiasciaLittle CharmerProfuse pink flowers, heat tolerant6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerEuphorbiaDiamond Frost ™Delicate white bloom, drought & heat tolerant10″-14″
X
X
Proven SelectionsEvolvulusHawaiian Blue EyesOcean-blue flowers all season, trailing8″-12″
Proven SelectionsFeliciaCape Town BlueTrue blue mass of daisy blooms, heat tolerant10″-14″
X
X
Proven SelectionsFuchsiaShadow Dancer ® BettyProfuse, dainty, bright single blooms- upright habit8″-10″
X
Proven SelectionsFuchsiaShadow Dancer ® MarciaProfuse, dainty, bright single blooms- upright habit8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerGauraKaralee Petite PinkBright pink flower, var foliage, all summer, heat tolerant8″-12″
X
Proven SelectionsHelichrysumIciclesCompact silvery textured foliage10″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsHelichrysumLemon LicoricePale chartreuse, velvety-soft foliage8″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsHelichrysumWhite LicoriceElegant silver-frosted foliage, vigorous growth8″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsHeliotropeAtlantisVery fragrant, deep purple blooms12″-16″
X
Proven SelectionsHeucheraAmber WavesStunning ruffled, amber-gold foliage8″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsHeucheraPurple PetticoatsFrilly, ruffled purple foliage8″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsIpomoeaBlackieDark purple cascading foliage, vigorous8″-10″
X
X
Proven SelectionsLantanaTropical FruitMulticolored blooms all season, heat & drought tolerant18″-24″
X
Proven SelectionsLobeliaCompact Royal JewelsRich, royal blue flowers, compact growth habit12″-14″
X
X
Proven WinnerLobeliaLaguna ™ Sky BlueSky blue color, cascading, easy care8″-12″
X
X
Proven WinnerLobeliaLaguna ™ WhiteWhite, cascading, easy care8″-10″
Proven SelectionsLysimachiaGoldilocksRound, bright golden green foliage, low creeping1″-2″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaBlue BirdMini snapdragon-like bloom, top seller10″-12″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaCompact InnocenseMini snapdragon-like white bloom, lilac-like fragrance10″-12″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaSunsatia™ BananaMini snapdragon-like soft yellow blooms6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaSunsatia ™ CranberryMini snapdragon-like red bloom, top seller8″-14″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaSunsatia ™ LemonMini snapdragon-like bright yellow, top seller8″-14″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaSunsatia ™ MangoMini snapdragon-like multicolored blooms6″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerNemesiaSunsatia ™ RaspberryMini snapdragon-like raspberry pink blooms6″-10″
X
X
Proven SelectionsNierembergiaBlue EyesFlashy blue-eyed white flower, blooms all season8″-10″
X
X
Proven WinnerOsteospermumSymphony ™ LemonColorful with dark blue center, blooms all season8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerOsteospermumSymphony ™ OrangeColorful with dark blue center, blooms all season8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerOsteospermumSymphony ™ PeachColorful with dark blue center, blooms all season8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerOsteospermumSoprano ™ PurpleIntense color, compact, heat tolerant6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerOsteospermumSoprano ™ Lilac SpoonIntense color, compact, heat tolerant6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerOxalisCharmed VelvetVelvety, black shamrock, delicate blushed flowers12″-16″
X
Proven WinnerOxalisCharmed WineViolet shamrock leaves, delicate blushed flowers12″-16″
X
Proven WinnerPenstemonLilliput ™ RoseRose pink bells, long blooming, landscape & container10″-14″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Blushing PrincessVigorous trailing light pink blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® BordeauxVigorous trailing multicolor lavender/purple throat8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Double Dark BlueVigorous trailing double blue blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Double Pink VeinedVigorous trailing double muli-colored-pink blooms,8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Lavender PinkVigorous trailing brilliant pink blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Lemon PlumeYellow throat, slightly more upright & mounding10″-14″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Mini AppleblossomProlific 1-1.5″ flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Mini BlueProlific 1-1.5″ flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Mini Blue VeinedProlific 1-1.5″ bi-color flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Mini Bright PinkProlific 1-1.5″ flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Mini PurpleProlific 1-1.5″ flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia ® Mini Strawberry PinkProlific 1-1.5″ flowers, ideal for baskets & pots8″-12″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® PriscillaVigorous trailing, double lavender bi-color blooms8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® RedVigorous trailing red blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Royal VelvetVigorous trailing brilliant purple blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® Vista BubblegumVigorous trailing, pink blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPetuniaSupertunia® WhiteVigorous trailing white blooms, easy care8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPhloxIntensia ® Lavender GlowLavender bloom with white throat, heat tolerant8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerPhloxIntensia ® Neon PinkDeep pink, free flowering8″-10″
X
Proven WinnerScaevolaNew Wonder ®Continuous blue blooms, top seller10″-14″
X
Proven WinnerScaevolaWhirlwind White ™Heat & drought tolerant8″-12″
X
Proven SelectionsSchizanthusTreasure Trove BicolorUnique flower called “Butterfly Flower”8″-12″
X
X
Proven SelectionsStrobilanthusPersian ShieldShaded dark burgundy, multicolored upright foliage18″-36″
X
X
Proven WinnerToreniaCatalina ™ Midnight BlueContinuous bloom, low maintenance6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerToreniaCatalina ™ PinkContinuous bloom, low maintenance6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerToreniaCatalina ™ Violet FlareContinuous bloom, low maintenance6″-10″
X
Proven WinnerVerbenaBabylon ® BlueVibrant color, thrives in heat & sun5″-8″
X
Proven WinnerVerbenaBabylon ® Deep PinkVibrant color, thrives in heat & sun5″-8″
X
Proven WinnerVerbenaTukana® ScarletLarge flowers, dense mounding habit5″-8″
X
Proven WinnerVerbenaTukana® WhiteLarge flowers, dense mounding habit5″-8″
X
Proven SelectionsVinca VineWojo’s JemCompact vinca with striking variegation, 6″trailing
X

Kong Coleus

This exciting new series of coleus is definitely an attention getter! Kong Coleus features extremely large leaves and unique colorful patterned foliage. It grows to a height of 18″-22″, making it ideal for large containers and landscapes. They prefer full shade for best performance, plant with other shade-loving anuuals and perennials for an impressive garden! Kong Coleus available in several colors in 6″ pots for $5.99 each.

Annuals Available at Schaefer’s Garden Center

Following is a complete list of annuals that are available in Schaefer’s Garden Center. Also included is a description of each variety, the colors available, the height that the annual will attain as well as whether the product is best suited for sun, partial sun or shade. All products are available in 4-paks for $2.99 and trays of 32 for $21.99 (see above for Kong Coleus pricing).

VARIETYCOLOR & DESCRIPTION
SUN
PARTIAL
SHADE
HEIGHT
AGERATUMBlue
X
6-8”
ALTERNANTHERIAPurple foliage
X
15-20”
ALGELONIAPurple, White, Mix
X
X
10-12”
ALYSSUMWhite, Purple, Mix
X
X
4-5”
BEGONIA (Wax)Red, Pink, Rose, White, Bi-Color
X
X
10”
BROWALLIABlue
X
10-12”
CELOSIA“Cockscomb Type” Amigo Mix
X
CELOSIA“Kimono” Red, Cherry, Yellow
X
6-8”
CELOSIA“Fresh Look” Red, Yellow, Orange, Mix
X
12-14”
CLEOME“Sparkler Mix” Rose
X
30-36”
COLEUS“Wizard Mix”
X
12”
COLEUS“Kong Series” Red, Rose, Mosaic, Orange, Yellow
X
20-24”
COSMOS“Sonata Mix
X
20-24”
DAHLIA“Figaro Series” Mixed colors
X
12-14”
DIANTHUS“Parfait”  Cherry, Strawberry, Raspberry
X
8”
DIANTHUS“Telstar” Pink, Purple, Scarlet, Mix
X
8”
DUSTY MILLER“Silver Dust”
X
10”
GAZANIA“Daybreak Series” Orange, Yellow, White,  Mix
X
8”
GOMPHRENA“Buddy Series” Purple, Rose
X
10-12”
IMPATIENS“SuperElfin Series”  Apricot, Coral, D.Pink, Lavender, Magenta, Orange, Red, Lt. Pink, Violet, White, Salmon, Mix
X
8-12”
LOBELIA“Moon Series”  Blue, Dk. Blue, Lt.Blue, Rose
X
6-8”
MARIGOLD“Disco” Single Flowers – Flame, Yellow Bi-color, Red, Orange Mix
X
8-10”
MARIGOLD“Bonanza Series” Double Flowers – Gold-yellow, Gold-Bronze, Orange, Yellow, Mix
X
10-12”
MARIGOLD“Antiqua Series” Large Flowers – Orange, Yellow, Mix
X
12-14”
MARIGOLD“Perfection Series” Large Flowers – Orange, Yellow, Mix
X
20-24”
MARIGOLD“Sweet Cream” White
X
16-18”
NICOTIANA“Saratoga Series” Mixed colors
X
12”
NIREMBERGIAWhite, Purple
X
X
6-8”
PANSY“Delta Series” Blotched, clear color
X
X
6-8”
PANSY“Colossus Series” 4” Flowers Blotched colors
X
X
6-8”
PENTAS“New Look Series” Red, Pink, Violet
X
12-14”
PETUNIAS“Fantasy Series” Blue, Red, Pink, Mix
X
6-8”
PETUNIAS“Grandiflora Ultra Series” 3-4” Flower – Blue, Blue Star, Burgundy, Crimson Star, Lilac, Mix, Pink, Red,  Red Star, Rose, Sky Blue, White
X
12-14”
PETUNIAS“Multiflora Hurrah Series” Blue, Blue Veined, Coral, Mix, Pink, Plum, Red, Red Star, White, Yellow
X
9”
PETUNIAS“Wave Series” Spreading – Purple, Blue, Lavender
X
4-6”
PETUNIAS“Easy Wave” Mounding – Red, Pink, Blue, White, Rosey Dawn;  Doubles – Blue, Purple, Red, Soft Pink, Mix White
X
8-12”
PORTULACAMoss Rose –  Assorted colors
X
4”
SALVIA“Salvador Series”  Red, Purple, Mix, Victoria Blue
X
X
18-20”
SNAPDRAGON“Montego Series” Pink, Red, Yellow, Mix
X
8-10”
SNAPDRAGON“Crown Series” Red, Violet, Mauve, Yellow, Mix
X
8-10”
SNAPDRAGON“Rocket” Mix colors
X
30-36”
TORENIA“Duchess Series”
X
6-8”
VERBENA“Obession Series”  Blue w/eye, Red w/eye, Pink, Mix
X
6-8”
VINCA“Cooler Series” Orchid, Grape, Lav Halo, Peppermint, Pink, Red, Cherry Halo, Orchid Halo, Red Halo, Stardust Orchid, Mix
X
10-12”
VIOLA“Rocky Series”  Blue, Blue w/purple, Gold-yellow, Violet, Orange, Red w/yellow, White w/purple
X
5-7”
ZINNIA“Profusian Series” Cherry, Orange, White, Mix
X
8-10”