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Spirea

Spirea – very hardy flowering shrub                                   

      Gold Mound – 18”-24” x 2’-3’ – pink flowers June and July, golden yellow foliage, red fall color

      Gold Flame – 2’-3’ x 3’-4’ – gold leaves, orange tips, pink flowers, red fall color

      Magic Carpet – 18” x 2’ – red leaf tips on golden foliage with pink flowers, red fall color

      Alpina – 12” x 2’-3’ – soft pink flowers, very dwarf, compact, small leaves

      Little Princess – 18”-24” x 31” – compact, small leaves, pink flowers in summer

      Shirobana – 2’-3’ x 3’-4’ – pink, white and red flowers, nice fall color

      Nipponica-Snowmound – 3’-5’ x 4’-5’ – white flower in May, blue green foliage, lavender fall color

      Van Houttei – 5’-6’ x 6’-8’ – open graceful habit, white flowers in May

Ivory Silk/Japanese Tree Lilac

Ivory Silk/Japanese Tree Lilac         

   25’ x 15’-25’  Blooms June-July, large white flowers, fragrant

Pec Gee –tree or bush form

6’-8’ x 6’-8’

Large showy white flowers August-September, flowers dry well

Oakleaf

4’-8’ x 4’-8’

Native, flowers June-August, large, oak-shaped leaves turn red in the fall, interesting bark

Annabelle/Incrediball

3’-5’ x 3’-5’

Huge white flowers June-September, selected from native species

Meyeri-Palabin

Meyeri-Palabin                   

         4’-6’ x 5’-7’ Nice lavender-purple flowers, red fall color, a true reliable dwarf

Ilex Verticillata-Winterberry/Winter gold/Sparkelberry/Winter Red

6’-8’ x 6’-8’

Native, bright red fruit, native to swampy places, excellent for mass effect

Hypericum/St. Johns Wort

Native

Sunburst Hidcote – blue-green foliage, large bright yellow flowers in summer, tolerates heavy clay 

soil, drought-deer resistant

Potentilla

Potentilla                             

                2’-3’ x 3’-4’Blooms yellow or white flowers all summer, cut back hard every fall, blue-green fine foliage

Kerria Japonica

4’-5’ x 3’-5’

Single to double golden yellow to orange flowers in spring, bright green stems are interesting for 

winter effect

Mockorange

Mockorange                       

        6’-8’ x 5’-6’White fragrant flowers in May, old fashioned shrub border

ITEA – Henry’s Garnet, Little Henry

2’-4’ x 3’-5’

Native, fragrant white flowers appear late June, red fall color, nice for massing or specimen

Regal

Regal                                    

4’-5’ x 5’-6’ Arching branches, green glossy foliage, lavender fall color, fragrant white flowers

Privet-Golden Vicary/Chartruse Shrub

Privet-Golden Vicary/Chartruse Shrub       

    5’-6’ x 5’-6’ Gold leaves, fragrant white flowers, lavender fall color, very showy

Spicebush benzoin

6’-8’ x 6’-8’

Native, yellow flowers in April, glossing red fruit in fall, likes moist woodsy location, foliage and 

twigs have a spicy fragrance when broken, nice for birds

Cut Leaf Buckthorn – Rhamus

Cut Leaf Buckthorn – Rhamus      

6’-8’ x 6’-8’Fern-like foliage, fine texture, nice to use for a small tree, light and airy

Qince-Japanese

Qince-Japanese                

      2’-3’ x 3’-4’ One of the first signs of spring, flowers of orange, red, white or pink, bright red fall color, yellow fruits have a sweet, pungent aroma, good for jelly

Amur

Amur                                   

                  12’-15’ x 4’-6’  Excellent for hedges, upright growth, fast growing, shears well, fragrant flowers

Shrub Roses – Knockout

Shrub Roses – Knockout    

3’-4’ x 3’-4’Red, double red, pink, double pink, rainbow, yellow, fairy, very low maintenance, blooms all summer, very showy

Dappled Willow – Hakuro Nishiki

Dappled Willow – Hakuro Nishiki      

   5’-8’ x 5’-8’Variegated pink and ivory leaves, shrub or top-grafted tree form, striking

Weeping Pussy Willow

Weeping Pussy Willow      

5’-6’ x 5’-6’Small tree, nice weeping form

Salix-French Pussy Willow

Salix-French Pussy Willow            

      12’-15’ x 10’-12’

      Soft grey catkins, large shrub or small tree, likes a moist area, great for bouquets

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