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SHRUBS AND TREES

Legend:  S  = Sun      PS  = Part Shade     S  = Shade    N = Native plants    

Beautyberry 'Early Amethyst' (Callicarpa dichotoma)

S Small shrub (4') grown for its plentiful shiny amethyst-purple berries September - November. Easy and adaptable, nice fall color.

 3" pot        $6

 

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Bottlebrush Buckeye (Aesculus parviglora)

N/S/PS Native shrub to 12' tall and wide, showy white flowers in 10" panicles in midsummer. Rare in the trade, makes an unusual landscape specimen, prefers moist acidic soil .

3" pot        $8

Butterfly Bush 'Black Knight' (Buddleia)

S Shrub to 6', full sun, absolute magnet for many butterfly species. Long spikes of dark purple flowers in late summer. Cut back to live wood in spring.

3" pot        $5

 
 

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Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis )

N/S/PS Native shrub to 6' in the northeast, globe shaped white flwoers for much of the summer. Favorite nectar source of many butterflies and hummingbirds, likes swampy soil but will grow in ordinary garden soil that does not dry out.

Bare root 1'-2'        2/$6

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Clematis viticella 'Venosa Violacea'    
 
S/PS Flowering vine 8'-10', flowers have a white base with dark purple veins that can cover the whole bloom in full sun.

4” pot       $11

Fragrant False Indigo Bush
(Amorpha nana )


N/S/PS Pinkish purple flowers with honey fragrance, May - July on compact plants 1'-2' tall.

2.5" pot        $5

 

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Hydrangea 'Annabelle'
(Hydrangea arborescens )


N/S/PS White mophead variety reaching 5' tall and wide. Much hardier than macrophyllas, very reliable bloom, no winter dieback.

3" pot       $7
 

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Pussy Willow (Salix discolor)
             

N/S Shrub/small tree to 18', famous for its fuzzy silvery flowers in winter. Native, provides food for birds, host plant for many types of butterflies. Tolerant of many soil types, but prefers moist to wet soils, even poorly drained.

Bare root 1'-2'        2/$7

Nannyberry (Viburnum lentago )     

N/S/PS Large shrub/small tree to 15', white flattened 3" flower clusters in spring, bluish fruit attracts birds, easy native.
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3” pots, 2'-3'           $5


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Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana )
                          

N/PS/Sh Small multitrunked native tree, usually 15' but can reach 30', golden yellow fall color followed by spidery yellow flowers late fall/winter..

Bare root 1'-2'           2/$8



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River Birch (Betula nigra )

N/S/PS
Medium sized native tree, rapid growth to 40'-70', attractive peeling cinnamon colored bark for winter interest. Resists pests and diseases, likes moist to wet soils.
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Bare root 1'-2'      3/$7


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Rhododendron, Rosebay(R. maximum ) 

N/S/PS/Sh Mature height 6'-10', spreading 5'-8'. Lustrous dark green leaves and pink flowers, sun to shade. Ver hardy. Mulch lightly.

3" pot         $8


Rhododendron, White (R. catawbiense Album )   

N/S/PS Large trusses of flowers, buds flushed lilac opening to pure white. Leaves are dark green, 6'-8' tall and wide. Prune after flowering if necessary. Hardy and vigorous.
         
3" pot             $8

Smokebush 'Royal Purple' (Cotinus coggygria)   

S/PS Very attractive shrub to 15', dark purple leaves, clouds of tiny flowers that give the appearance of smoke, scarlet fall color. Best color in full sun.

3"pot, 8"-18"      $5
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Spirea 'Little Princess' (Spirea japonica ) 

S Very compact easy shrub, 2" pink flowers on a 2'-3' plant, long blooming period, drought tolerant.

3" pot, 3"-6"         $4


 
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Summersweet 'Vanilla Spice' (Clethra alnifolia )   

N/S/PS Small native shrub (5'-6') with large pure white, very fragrant flowers late summer - fall. Best in a moist partially shaded site, but tolerant of other situations. Attracts butterflies.
         
3" pot             $7

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Viburnum 'Mohawk'
(V. x burkwoodii)


S/PS Compact 8' shrub, lipstick red buds open to pinkish white flowers with a spicy fragrance. Flowers early spring, fall color is orange-red.

3" pot             $6

Virginia Sweetspire 'Henry's Garnet' (Itea virginica )          

N/S/PS Compact native shrub to 5', long slender white flowers early summer that attract many pollinators; outstanding scarlet fall color, great choice to replace burning bush..

3year seedlings, 1'-2'     3/$7

Weigela 'Pink Poppet' (Weigela)      

S Showy tubular pink flowers on a dwarf shrub (2' tall, 3' wide) blooms April - June.
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3" pot                     $6

Yellowtwig Dogwood 'Silver And Gold' (Cornus sericea )        

N/S/PS Multiseason shrub, yellow branches for winter interest, variegated, foliage, white flowers ins pring. Reaches 4'-10', tolerant of many soil types including wet..

3" pot     $5

 

 

 

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