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NEW ARRIVALS - Trees & Shrubs
6/01/2009

SHIPPING — FedEx surface shipments have maximum size and weight restrictions as well as additional charges for boxes over 5'. If a box is over 84'' combined (distance around the box plus length), it is charged as 30 lbs. regardless of its weight; if over 108'' combined, it is charged as 50 lbs. Many trees measuring 5' and over must be shipped by air as the size limits for air are greater. We select the carrier which delivers to your area for the lowest rate. More complete information on shipping and policies can be found in the "Ordering Information" section.

If your trees arrive at a time that does not permit immediate planting due to the weather, they can be safely held in a cool greenhouse, basement or garage for a reasonable amount of time provided they are kept moist but not sitting in water. Also, provide good air circulation.

AGAPETES

Agapetes serpens — (30°F, USDA Zone 10-11)

73439 Agapetes serpens ‘Nepal Cream’ — (30°F, USDA Zones 10-11) Unusual flowering shrub from the Himalayas, it has a long blooming period. Flowers are ivory with a greenish cast and pendant borne along the stems. Very small lanceolate leaves cover the long slender stems year round on this 6’ bush. 6-12" $11.95

Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea — (-20°F, USDA Zones 4-8)

70804 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea ‘Aurea’ — A great looking deciduous barberry with vivid yellow leaves that do not scorch in the sun. Leaves may be affected by shade, becoming more yellow-green. A very dense, slow grower that will reach 3-4' in height. 1-2' $23.95

73971 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea Gold Pillar™ PP#18,082 — Syn. Sunjoy®. The colors on this upright, to 3', growing Berberis are fetching, new growth is strong red and matures to a golden yellow. It is more sun tolerant than other yellow-leaved barberrys and brings in fall with brilliant orange-red foliage. Lovely! 1-2' $23.95

70048 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea ‘Helmond Pllar’— This striking plant has dark, pink-burgundy leaves and forms a narrow, pencil-straight column only 1' wide. The spires of foliage will reach 6'. Every garden has a spot that needs a ‘Helmond Pillar’. 1-2' $19.95

70930 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea ‘Rose Glow’ — This is an especially nice selection of barberry with rose-pink new foliage mottled with deeper red-purple and sometimes lighter blotches. The leaves turn to deep claret in summer and finally scarlet in the fall. Its a smaller form and usually only reaches 3 to 4'. 6-12" $9.95

71023 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea ‘Royal Cloak’ — A smaller selection, about 4' at a maturity, with deep red leaves that sparkle in the sunshine. 6-12" $14.95

73497 Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea ‘Welch’s Purple’ 1-2' $23.95

BETULA - BIRCH

73949 Betula ‘Royal Frost’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-7) (‘Crimson Frost’ x populifolia ‘Whitespire’) ‘Royal Frost’ is an improvement upon the parent ‘Crimson Frost’, it is a strong grower to 40'x20'. Mature bark is creamy white and peeling, a terrific contrast to the burgundy red foliage. Fall foliage is yellow to orange which shines beautifully in the full sun where this birch grows best! 4-5' $109.95

BUDDLEIA

71136 Buddleia davidii ‘Harlequin’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9) A variegated form; the new leaves appear yellow and mature green, accented with cream colored variegation. The flowers are a long lasting reddish purple. 6-12" $8.95

CALLUNA - HEATHER

Calluna vulgaris — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-7)

73321 Calluna vulgaris ‘Arina’ — Glowing salmon-pink foliage in spring changing throughout the season to cream, red and bronze as it ages. Soft pale mauve flowers in late summer on one of the tallest of this group of Callunas to about 18". 6-12" $4.95

73919 Calluna vulgaris ‘Darkness’ — Crimson flowers with dark green foliage on a compact plant. 1-2' $11.95

73565 Calluna vulgaris ‘Moon Glow’ — Light lavender flowers dance over this plants deep green foliage. I love the cream to light pink branch tips during the growing season! 6-12" $4.95

CARYOPTERIS - BLUE SPIRAEA or BLUEBEARD

72259 Caryopteris x clandonensis ‘First Choice’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)This compact hybrid has a more dense, compact habit to 4' wide and 2-3' tall. Very dark green foliage makes a nice backdrop for the multitude of tiny, dark blue buds that open to dark lavender-blue flowers throughout the summer. 1-2' $16.95

70847 Caryopteris x clandonensis Petit Bleu pp#14,674 — Syn. C. x c. ‘Minibleu.’ A beautiful compact form with dark green glossy foliage. Expect no larger than 2'x2½', blooms will start in ugust and continue heavily into October in some climates. Great for extending your butterfly season. We are happy to offer you this true beauty. 1-2' $16.95

70848 Caryopteris incana Sunshine Blue® ppaf — Syn. C. i. ‘Jason.’ A vigorous growing variety, this Caryopteris can reach 3'x2'. Name appropriate, the foliage is a strong glowing gold color and the deep blue flowers are a wonderful contrast. A great option to mix up colors in the late summer garden! 12" $6.95

CEANOTHUS

73961 Ceanothus ‘Dark Star’ — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-10) This shrub is wider than tall, 6x10 at maturity. As suggested by name the flowers are dark blue-dark purple. A great form for medium to large gardens. 6-12" $4.95

71781 Ceanothus gloriosus - Point Reyes Ceanothus — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9) This prostrate 12" evergreen shrub will spread as much as 10' when fully established. The leaves are dark green, up to 1½'' in length, similar to holly with strongly toothed margins. Late in the spring to early summer, deep blue to purple flowers appear in rounded terminal clusters covering the shrub with blue glory. Can tolerate more shade than most. 1-2' $29.95

71782 Ceanothus impressus — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-10) This shrub is temperamental about heat, but will give marine-influence gardeners a plant requiring little care. A large evergreen shrub to 5' with an 8' spread. Small, round, dark green leaves are covered with wonderful dark blue flowers in late spring. 1-2' $23.95

73252 Ceanothus thyrsiflorus ‘Zanzibar’ — (10°F, USDA Zones 8-10) Introduced to garden centers in England in 1997 this plant has captured a wide following with its blue flowers on a plant of sunny yellow leaves with dark green centers. Truly and fine plant. 2-3' $31.95

CERCIDIPHYLLUM - KATSURA TREE

73528 Cercidiphyllum magnificum — A magnificent species of Cercidiphyllum.This tree grows larger than C. japonicum, to as much as 70' with 30' and white mottled foliage. At the JC Raulston Arboretum it grows side by side with an older variegated redbud, ‘Silver Cloud’. Director Dennis Werner says, "‘Floating Cloud’ shows more pronounced variegation, better resistance to leaf burn, superior plant habit, and the variegation persists later into the growing season. A truly superior form." 4-5' $59.95

73924 Cercis canadensis ‘Floating Cloud’ — A new cultivar with green and white mottled foliage. At the JC Raulston Arboretum it grows side by side with an older variegated redbud, ‘Silver Cloud’. Director Dennis Werner says, "‘Floating Cloud’ shows more pronounced variegation, better resistance to leaf burn, superior plant habit, and the variegation persists later into the growing season. A truly superior form." 4-5' $49.95

73923 Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’ — Imagine a 20' to 25' tree clothed in golden heart shaped leaves and the newer foliage blushed with orange-red. Then add lavender red flowers. Now you have a picture of this aptly named tree! Plant in full sun for the best color. 3-4' $42.95

Cercis chinensis - Chinese Redbud — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

70022 Cercis chinensis ‘Avondale’ — A superior selection of the Chinese redbud, distinguished from the species by its more dwarf growth habit and ability to flower abundantly at a very early age. Growing only 8-10' in height, ‘Avondale’ makes a small, well branched, sturdy tree, well suited to the modern garden. The deep cerise-pink flowers crowd the naked branches in springtime making a spectacular sight. Later, heart-shaped leaves clothe this redbud in a rich summer green. ‘Avondale’ makes an excellent large tub plant for garden terrace or courtyard as well as a lovely specimen in the landscape. 4-5' $49.95

73953 Cercis chinensis ‘Shirobana’ — The flowers on this cultivar are so densely packed parts of the branches are obscured when it is in bloom! An outstanding 10 to 12' shrub. 3-4' $39.95

71137 Cercis racemosa — (-15°F, USDA Zones 5-9) This deciduous native of China is considered the most beautiful of the entire genus, blanketing itself with long, drooping racemes of light pink flowers in the spring and then covering itself in lovely green foliage. It can easily stand alone and reach up to 36' at maturity. 7-8' $139.95

CHIONANTHUS - FRINGE TREE

70026 Chionanthus virginicus - Old Man’s Beard or White Fringe Tree — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9) This tree makes a splendid ornamental specimen, slowly growing and spreading to 20' in cultivation. The fluffy, white flowers are borne in early June on loose panicles 6" long or even longer. The leaves turn a bright yellow late in the fall, staying on the tree well after other trees have lost their leaves. One of the last shrubs to produce leaves in the spring, but well worth it when the soft green appears and then the feathery flowers on a rounded crown. 3-4' $39.95

CHOISYA
70171 Choisya Aztec Pearl’ — (0°F,USDA Zones7-9)This Choisya is a compact, evergreen shrub with dark green 3'' leaves. The flowers are white tinged with pink, about 1'' across, and arrive in late spring and again in late summer. Grows to 8' x 8'. 6-12" $10.95

CISTUS - ROCK ROSE

71553 Cistus x corbariensis - White Rockrose — Syn. Cistus hybridus. Frequently grown in the United States. White flowers have a pale yellow glow around the golden stamen cluster. The plant has a mature height and spread of 2-5'. The 2'' long, narrow leaves are a soft gray-green. 1-2' $14.95

71353 Cistus ladanifer var. maculatus - Crimson-Spot Rockrose — A wonderful form that carries fragrant 4" leaves, dark green on top and lighter green beneath. White flowers with a red spot accenting each petal at the base appear on this compact rockrose, 3 to 5', blooming June-July. 1-2' $14.95

70146 Cistus x pulverulentus ‘Sunset’ — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9) This is a dense low growing shrub with silvery gray foliage. The flowers are a deep rose pink color and about 2'' across. Will grow to about 2' x 2'. 1-2' $14.95

CLERODENDRUM - GLORYBOWER

71447 Clerodendrum trichotomum var. fargesii ‘Purple Blaze’ — A great form with purple new growth and lovely fragrant purple flowers. Just outstanding! 2-3' $45.95

CORNUS - DOGWOOD

70142 Cornus controversa ‘June Snow’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-8)Ohh, I can’t wait to see this one! A terrific variety, this tree will be 30'x40'. The flower clusters are flat topped, and as the name suggests, blanket the branches densely. Temperature here in Oregon starts to get on the hot side in June, so the refreshment of snow is appreciated! 6-7' $129.95

73926 Cornus florida ‘Little Princess’ — A terrific, dense, dwarf form of the eastern dogwood. Its upright growth and royally lush, large foliage will delight you. White bracts are followed by the red fruit we love. The fall foliage is red to deep wine color. This little princess will eventually reach 8'. 1-2' $33.95

73950 Cornus kousa ‘Summer Fun’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9) Long leaves of a rich green margined with a wide irregular white edge that holds throughout the growing season and then turns a fiery pink in fall in the white zones. 8' wide and 4' wide. An outstanding addition to any garden. 4-5' $99.95

Cornus Stellar® Dogwoods

70920 Cornus Steller Aurora® — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-8)An exceptionally beautiful tree--this variety has uniform white bracts from top to bottom. It is often so dense that very little foliage shows through. The flower bracts are large and overlapping with rounded edges. 5-6' $79.95, 7-8' $129.95

COROKIA

70438 Corokia cotoneaster — (10°F, USDA Zones 8-10) A most interesting plant for the garden with its tracers of twiggy branches. It has tiny leaves, tiny yellow flowers and tiny orange fruit. A great plant for bonsai or for a container on your deck as well as in the landscape where it can grow into a medium sized specimen shrub. 6-12" $16.95

RINODENDRON

70169 Crinodendron hookerianum - Lantern Tree — (20°F, USDA Zones 9-10) Syn. Tricuspidaria lanceolata. This shrub is native to the forests of Chile and likes humus-rich, well drained, acidic soil in partial shade. It will tolerate full sun if the roots are kept moist and cool. The upright shoots bear toothed, oblong dark green leaves to 4'' long. Lantern-shaped, fleshy petaled, dark pink to scarlet flowers burst forth in late spring. Grows 20' tall and 15' wide. 2-3' $36.95

DAPHNE

71143 Daphne x burkwoodii ‘Briggs Moonlight’ — Creamy yellow leaves trimmed with dark green on the outer edges. It has exceptional foliage, and in spring, bears terminal clusters of fragrant white to pink flowers. It is a hardy 4 x 4' shrub. Definitely protect from hot afternoon sun. One grower here prunes it fairly heavily each year to encourage multiple new growth stems from the base. 1-2' $79.95

DAVIDIA

70084 Davidia involucrata ‘Crimson Spring’ — We are excited to have this variety. It is everything we love about Davidia involucrata with the added bonus of burgundy to crimson new growth. Hurray for spring! 2-3' $119.95

DIERVILLA

70137 Diervilla lonicera ‘Copper’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 3-7) The new gardeners of the world! A member of the maple family, indeed, the only other besides Acer, it has beautiful foliage and different fruit. The winged seedpods are borne in large, pale red clusters. Quite possibly hardier than listed above; it thrives in good soil in a somewhat protected location. Grown both in shrub and tree form, reaching 20'. 1-2' $9.95, 2-3' $19.95

ENKIANTHUS

72347 Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Kisoji no haru’ — You truly can be the first on your block to show off this new selection of Enkianthus, brought to our grower by a 92 year "old wise man" from Japan. He was an intrepid plantsman, always observing and selecting the unique among a species. Still too new to give much definite information, but we can assure you that it is a special selection. The buds suggest it may have darker, heavier flower clusters, and a broader growth pattern. 2-3' $39.95

71621 Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Showy Lantern’ — This Enkianthus has lovely flowers, pink with red to burgundy streaks, that hang in full clusters. When planted in full sun it has flaming red fall foliage. 2-3' $39.95

EUONYMUS

70546 Euonymus alatus ‘Compactus’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)This dwarf growing form reaches 4-6' tall. 2-3' $39.95

70045 Euonymus fortunei ‘Emerald ‘n Gold’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9)This glistening gem bears bright green leaves with broad bright yellow margins that turn pink in the winter. This is a 3' shrub with an equal spread. 6-12" $12.95

Euonymus japonicus — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

71804 Euonymus japonicus ‘Microphyllus Variegatus’ — Similar to ‘Microphyllus’ except the ¾'' waxy, petite deep green leaves have white margins. 6-12" $16.95

72130 Euonymus japonicus ‘Rokujo’ — This is a new, slow-growing miniature Euonymus with tiny red-green leaves that have a slight white variegation. Reaching only 1' tall and 8' wide at maturity, this would make a great little trough or rock garden plant. 6-12" $19.95

FAGUS - BEECH

Fagus sylvatica - European Beech — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-7)

73485 Fagus sylvatica ‘Mercedes’ — A densely branched, very slow growing shrub, with green willowlike foliage that turns bronze-purple in fall and holds til spring. It will reach 4-5' by 4' in 15 years. Put this where you can see it as it is truly a treasure. 1-2' $75.95

73941 Fagus sylvatica ‘Purpurea Nana’ — This dwarf Beech can reach 10' x 6'. With all the great attributes of the larger F. s. ‘Purpurea’ now postage stamp gardeners can enjoy this amazing tree! 6-12" $29.95

73951 Fagus sylvatica ‘Quercifolia’ — An interesting form similar to F. s. ‘Laciniata’ but as the name suggests the leaves are more oakleaf-shaped. 5-6' $119.95

73877 Fagus sylvatica ‘Rotundifolia’ — A terrific variation in the family of beeches! These deep green leaves are rounded at the tip creating a full canopy with different texture of the other green beech forms. A lovely shade tree to 50' with rounded crown. Absolutely a must have! 2-3' $39.95

FORSYTHIA

73927 Forsythia x intermedia ‘Little Renee’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-8) An adorable low growing Forsythia form spreading as much as 4' wide while staying only 2' tall. As with other forsythias ,early spring brings flowers to Little Renee of light yellow. A terrific option for the perennial garden and foundation plantings. 6-12" $14.95

FOTHERGILLA

73486 Fothergilla gardenii ‘Harold Epstein’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-8) Very small form of Fothergilla, 15'’ x 18'’, will fill out very quickly. Leaves are small, young ones are wine red maturing through a medium green to a deep green. Fall colors are rich oranges and reds. Before the leaves in spring your garden will be graced with spikes of white honey-scented flowers. 1-2' $19.95

70110 Fothergilla major ‘Blue Shadow’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) A vigorous Fothergilla—excellent for the novice as well as advanced gardener. Our favorite trait is the powdery blue foliage. We love this new option for a 3-4' shrub. So lovely! 2-3' $25.95

GARDENIA

70289 Gardenia jasminoides ‘Veitchii’ — (15°F, USDA Zones 8-11) This lovely evergreen is very heat tolerant and well suited for the southern states. Likes full to part sun. Of course the real reason to have this plant are its showy white, double blooms and fragrance. Delicious for the senses! 6-12" $13.95

GAULTHERIA

70758 Gaultheria mucronata red — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-10)Light to strong yellow flowers with narrow petals that appear as fringe when in full bloom. Foliage is dark green and heavily textured. Ruby red berries. 1-2' $15.95

GENISTA

71253 Genista lydia - Lydia Woodwaxen —(-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) Excellent for difficult dry areas. This deciduous plant will grow to 30" with greater spread. Profuse, bright yellow flowers bloom in May and June and completely cover the gray-green branches. In garden sites, be sure to provide well drained soil and full sun. 1-2' $9.95

GORDONIA

73968 Gordonia lasianthus ‘Variegata’ — This form of Gordonia has creamy irregular variegation on the edge of the leaves. It grows as the species grows, 30' high in a narrowly conical shape. Sometimes this plant can be more dense in its growth habit. It is a nice alternative to other evergreen, variegated trees on the market. 6-12" $19.95

HAMAMELIS - WITCH HAZEL

Hamamelis x intermedia — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9)

71290 Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Arnold Promise’ — Has yellow flowers with a light scent of lemon. Orange, yellow and red foliage in the fall. 2-3' $39.95

73827 Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Gimborn’s Perfume’ — The dense flower clusters on this variety cause it to positively glow in January! Brilliant yellow petals are straplike and curled or twisted, and sometimes with an orange shading at the calyx. Upright growing and quite fragrant this is a great variety for patio ornament in winter. 2-3' $33.95

Hamamelis japonica

70670 Hamamelis japonica var. flavopurpurescens —The yellow petals on this variety are suffused with red, and they are further accented by the purple calyx cup. In fall the leaves echo the color of the early spring flowers, becoming yellow, highlighted with shades of red. It is a rather wide spreading shrub. 6-7' $119.95

70305 Hamamelis japonica ‘Zuccariniana’ — This large shrub is erect at first, developing an open spreading shape as it matures, creating a handsome specimen. Flowers have narrow, yellow petals with a crinkled texture, which appear in late February. Fall foliage is a rich yellow. 6-7' $119.95

HEBE

70951 Hebe ‘Margret’ — (10°F, USDA Zones 8-9) Blue flowers form on 2" spikes during summer months to cover this 8-12" mound. Provide it with full to filtered sun. Growth habit is somewhat open, and loose. 6-12" $16.95

HIBISCUS

73943 Hibiscus syriacus ‘Miss Jilene’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9)Syn. Hillis Variegated. This variegated form of Hibiscus is lovely in its patterned foliage. The flowers are also a delight in there soft pink to white color and single to semi double in form. While she may not be able to make up her mind we have made up ours, she is a special beauty for any garden! 1-2 $13.95

HYDRANGEA

Hydrangea THE HORTENSIA GROUP (Mopheads)

71097 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Ayesha’ — A mophead with trusses of light mauve. The florets have upturned sepals forming little cups on a loose flattened head. Unusual, appealing, and with mild lilac scent. Recommended! 2-3' $24.95

73928 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Fugi Waterfall’6-12" $11.95

70885 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Merritt’s Pride’ — Worthy of Merritt’s pride these pink blooms over dark green foliage are sooo nice! If the plant is given lime the flowers will turn blue. 1-2' $19.95

73820 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Parzifal’ — The showy bracts are toothed, this results in mop heads with a lacy texture. Flowers from deep pink to deep blue can be found on this shrub depending on the pH. At pH 6 it will produce varying shades of these colors all at once. With strong stems to 5', and bright green small foliage this is a delightful plant for the garden. 1-2' $19.95

72272 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Todi’ — Very hardy, dwarf variety with vivid pink flowers. Best choice for pink flowers if you have alkaline soil. 1-2' $19.95

73836 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Shamrock’ PPAF — The double pink flowers on this variety are copious. Flowers open in July and as they age the bracts turn deeper shades of magenta to red, lovely. Soil acidity affects the color of these flowers, with acidity they are violet blue. This plant is named in honor of France’s "Friends of the Shamrock Hydrangea Collection" of Varengeville-sur-Merand, Normandy. The collection was established in 1984 and given French National Collection status in 1999. A worldwide recognized collection, it is home to more than 1200 species and varieties. A portion of the royalties from the sales of ‘Shamrock’ are used for conservation and maintenance of this vast collection. 2-3' $24.95, 3-4' $44.95

73416 Hydrangea paniculata — (-40°F, USDA Zones 3-8)

73945 Hydrangea paniculata ‘Phantom’ — Hardly a ghostly presence in the garden this shrub when pruned is very full and produces numerous large dense flowerheads. Lovely dark green foliage. A must have for the night themed garden and anyone else who is looking for a white, heavily flowering mid-large size shrub! 1-2' $44.95

HYPERICUM - ST. JOHN’S WORT

72018 Hypericum androsaemum ‘Summer Gold’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9) New growth is golden yellow-green, fading to emerald green. Mature height of 24-36''. Full sun to partial shade. 1-2' $19.95, 3-4' $29.95

ILEX - HOLLY — See additional listings in Bonsai section.

71573 Ilex cornuta x aquifolium ‘Nellie R. Stevens’ — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9) An irregular rounded, dioecious female, vigorous up to 10'. Bears an abundant of bright red berries. Dark green leaves turn red-purple in the fall. Pollinated by ‘Edward J Stevens’. 2-3' $24.95

71935 Ilex crenata ‘Lemon Gem’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9)This is a wonderful dwarf holly, growing 1' x 2'. The foliage is bright yellow and will keep it’s color if afternoon shade is given. 6-12" $15.95

71720 Ilex dimorphophylla - Okinawan Holly — (10°F, USDA Zones 8-10) A compact growing holly to 4'. This is a terrific specimen for bonsai if you can get past the small spiny leaves. Friut is also diminutive and red when mature. Not a large amount of info on this species we do know it is not freeze hardy but not sure how cold hardy it actually is. 3-6" $9.95

Ilex verticillata - Winterberry — (-30°F, USDA Zone 4-9)

Ilex verticillata ‘Golden Verboom — Developed in Holland, this is the only true yellow fruited Winterberry! 6-12" $19.95

73946 Female form

73947 Male form

71089 Ilex verticillata Winter Red® — Pollinated by ‘Southern Gentleman’. A deciduous, multistemmed and rounded Ilex with lustrous dark green leaves. Intense bright red berries stay on the bush all through winter. 6-12" $8.95

KALMIA

73461 Kalmia latifolia ‘Tinkerbell’ — Similar to ‘Tiddlywinks’ in its compact habit, this selection is larger growing. The deep pink buds open to medium pink flowers accented with one light pink line at the petal, cup, margin and two narrow maroon bands; one at the base center of the corolla the other where the petals turn up to form the cup. Striking in any light against the deep green foliage. 6-12" $13.95

KALOPANAX

72235 Kalopanax septemlobus - Castor Aralia — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-9) Native to eastern Asia, this tree is noted for its tropical looking, large, lobed leaves to 10'' across. The trunk is spiny when young, but the spines disappear as the tree matures. Develops into an attractive, rounded tree growing 30-40' tall with equal width. Tiny white flowers appear in flat clusters in summer followed by tiny black fruit, quickly consumed by birds. Grow in fertile, moist soil and full sun. 9.95

LABURNUM

70564 Laburnum x watereri ‘Vossii’ — Grows to 30' with even longer (24'') free-flowering racemes of deep yellow flowers . 4-5' $39.95

GERSTROEMIA - CREPE MYRTLE (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9)

71622 Lagerstroemia indica Dynamite® PP#10,296 — MW. Syn. ‘Whit II’. The cherry red blooms set this small tree afire in summer. Foliage is a deep green turning molten oranges and reds in fall. It is a large shrub to 20'. 3-4' $34.95, 4-5' $49.95

70039 Lagerstroemia indica‘Velma’s Royal Delight’ — MW. Small garden owners, here is the Crape Myrtle for you! Growing 4-5' this plant is a perfect focal plant. Upright growing and multi stemmed. This shrub has deep green foliage that is complemented summer through early fall with magenta flowers. Fall foliage is orange and crimson. It has shown to be hardy to -18°F! 2-3' $25.95

LEPTODERMIS

72377 Leptodermis oblonga — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-10) In full bloom the lovely lilac flowers along with the lovely fragrance will attract attention. The flowers are trumpet-shaped and shade from deep violet at the edges to white. The very center is again deep violet. This 15 x 15'' upright shrublet will remind you of a dwarf lilac except it doesn’t stop blooming. In warm summer areas it blooms from summer into fall. There are taller varieties under the same name, but ours is supposed to stay small. 6-12" $14.95

LEUCOTHOE

Leucothoe fontanesiana — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-8)

70414 Leucothoe fontanesiana‘Nana’ — Syn. L. f. ‘Catesbaei’A compact, dense, yet still graceful shrub that will be 2' high and 6' wide. It has gleaming dark green foliage and white flowers. 1-2' $12.95

70678 Leucothoe fontanesiana‘Rainbow’ — The foliage is tricolor variegated, and becomes a rich bronze-purple in winter. Grows to 5' tall and wide.2-3' $41.95

LINDERA - SPICEBUSH

72149 Lindera megaphylla — (20°F, USDA Zones 8-10) A native to southern China, it will grow to about 25’ and, if seed is wanted, one must have both a male and a female plant. Our plants are seedlings. 3-4' $29.95

70091 Lindera obtusiloba - Japanese Spicebush — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) A deciduous multistemmed shrub of spreading habit to over 10' and similar width. The large leaves are three lobed at the tip, turning in autumn from bright summer green to a glorious butter yellow, with rich pink tints. In early spring, mustard colored flowers appear. Prized in Japan, it deserves more recognition in gardens of other countries. 3-4' $39.95

LIQUIDAMBAR - SWEETGUM

73243 Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Variegata’ — Syn. ‘Aurea’. Leaves are beautifully splashed and striped a buttery yellow. 6-12" $14.95

LOROPETALUM

73973 Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum ‘Razzle Dazzle’ — Deep pink fringy blooms dazzle the eyes in contrast to the purple bronze leaves. A terrific shrub to 8' grows in a rounded shape and slightly untidily. Responds well to pruning, likes light shade, and is great behind a bed of perennials! 1-2' $15.95

MAHONIA

73508 Mahonia x media ‘Underway’ — Bushy plant to 10’ or more. It has the bright yellow flowers of the genus and flowers earlier in the fall than others. 1-2' $8.95

MALUS - CRABAPPLE — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

73534 Malus sargentii ‘Candymint’ — A small tree (10' X 15' at maturity) with horizontal branching. The prolific litht pink show off the branches and then one sees the purple blushed green leaves. Truly a unique flowering tree. 3-4' $24.95

MELLIODENDRON

71292 Melliodendron xylocarpum — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-10) A large growing deciduous tree, reaching 35-50' over time. A majestic single trunk is clothed with dark gray bark and supports a dense canopy of rectangular foliage. For added interest white flowers appear in April-May, maturing to 1-3" egg-shaped fruit, visible July through October. 2-3' $19.95

MORUS - MULBERRY

Morus alba — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

73929 Morus alba ‘Paper Dolls’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) This mulberry is lovely with it’s dark green foliage edged in yellow. The shrub grows eventually to 10' and is not as hardy as the species. 1-2' $25.95

73930 Morus alba ‘Ho-o’ - Royal White Mulberry — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) Listed on the JC Raulston Arboretum’s Connoisseur Plants List 2004, and further described by them as "...the weirdest plant we grow..." We too are fond of this unusual form it has heavily textured and warped leaves it is said to appear as the mountain ranges on a topographic map. It will grow in sun to part shade. Doesn’t your garden need some topography? 1-2' $32.95

NANDINA - HEAVENLY BAMBOO

Nandina domestica — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

73833 Nandina domestica ‘Gulf Stream’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) What a great little shrub! This dwarf grows to 3’x3'. A great moderate size. Very nice! 6-12" $14.95

71465 Nandina domestica ‘Lemon Hill’ — A true dwarf form, creating a mounded plant of only 1'. Foliage is slightly smaller and is accented with glorious yellow fruits after the blooming season. 2-3' $28.95

PAEONIA

Paeonia suffruticosa - Tree Peony — (-40°F, USDA Zones 3-9) .

72153 Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Kinkaku’ (Golden Temple of Nara) — These flowers are awesome! Huge, fully double yellow flowers with red, orange and buff ruffles. Quite fragrant. 2 GAL $35.95

70926 Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Kinshi’ (Golden Bird) — The very double, golden-yellow flowers resemble huge carnations and will add an area of sunny brightness in your garden. 2 GAL $35.95

72385 Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Renkaku’ — A large double form opening creamy, deepening in color towards the center and becoming eventually fully white. Blooms May and June. 2 GAL $35.95

2417 Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Rimpoh’ — Flowers of very large size and very deep red color form on this fine plant. The double petals open to surround a cluster of golden yellow stamens. Exceptional! 2 GAL $35.95

71085 Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Shimanishiki’ — Rare, two-tone coloration on enormous double flowers make this flower the one to buy if you have room for only one! The petals are bright crimson with white variegation. Very showy! 2 GAL $35.95

PARROTIA

73931 Parrotia persica ‘Persian Spire’ — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)This Parrotia has a very narrow habit to 25' high. 4-5' $139.95

PHYSOCARPUS - NINEBARK

70842 Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Coppertina’ PP#16,371 — This French hybrid is a feast for the eyes with its coppery orange spring growth. As the season progresses, the foliage deepens to red. This variety has the typical ninebark habit, including its white blooms midseason that shine bright against the warm colored foliage and are followed by red seed capsules. In winter the shredded copper bark is a lovely sight on older stems; this is a year round performer! 6-12" $16.95, 2-3' $39.95

PIERIS - ANDROMEDA

70402 Pieris ‘Brower’s Beauty’ — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-8) This dense, erect, evergreen shrub has dark green glossy leaves to 3" long. In spring, purplish red buds open to white flowers in semierect to pendent, terminal panicles, 2-5" long. This shrub will reach about 10' tall and 6' wide. 1-2' $42.95, 2-3' $49.95

Pieris japonica — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-8) (Lily of the Valley Bush)

73263 Pieris japonica ‘Cavatine’ — This crazy little plant looks like a dwarf rhododendron with pointed leaves. ‘Cavatine’ is one of the best dwarf forms available with its cold hardy, long lasting white flowers that completely cover the plant late in the season. 1-2' $16.95

71862 Pieris japonica var. yakushimanum ‘Prelude’ — This small growing, compact variety has very dark green leaves and abundant amounts of creamy colored flowers. In ten years time ‘Prelude’ will be a dome shaped shrub to only 2'x2'. 6-12" $16.95

PISTACIA

73967 Pistacia sinensis ‘Keith Davey’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) A sterile selection of Pistachio from California that has been chosen for its tidier habit. Folks growing this plant have commented that the already beautiful fall colors of pistachio are even earlier and better in this form! 3-6" $19.95

PITTOSPORUM

73969 Pittosporum tobira ‘Shiina’ — (20 F, USDA Zones 9-10) A terrific small statured evergreen with lovely small light green leaves with creamy edges. Shiina welcomes spring with fragrant creamy white flowers. 2'x2'. 6-12" $16.95

POLYGALA

73970 Polygala chamaebuxus ‘Rhodoptera’ — (-5°F, USDA Zones 6-8) A lovely form of this rock garden gem. Deep orchid pink flowers with yellow accent cover the deep green, evergreen foliage. Grows to 5'' x 12''. 3-6" $19.95

POPULUS - ASPEN

73851 Populus trichocarpa Black Cottonwood — The largest growing of the Balsam Poplars to 95' or larger in the wild. Early to emerge the buds are are large and sticky. Leaves are papery and strongly scented of Balsam. In maturity the bark is grey and ridged, young bark is silvery yellow and peeling. Fall color is a bright yellow. 4-5' $29.95

PRUNUS - LAUREL

Prunus laurocerasus - English Laurel — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

71474 Prunus laurocerasus ‘Mt. Vernon’ — A slow growing, dwarf variety, reaching a height of 2-3'. It is a useful accent or ground cover in the rock garden. The bright and cheery evergreen foliage is accented with fragrant white flowers in the spring and dark berries in the summer. 6-12" $17.95

71831 Prunus laurocerasus ‘Otto Luyken’ — This is a very compact form with narrower, shorter leaves to 4" long. The height should not exceed 3-4' and the width will be 5-6'. 1-2' $9.95

71833 Prunus lusitanica - Portugal Laurel — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9) A large bushy evergreen shrub native to Spain and Portugal that can be used as a splendid hedging plant. Slender, white, fragrant flower racemes up to 8" in length appear in spring and early summer, which are replaced by red, turning to dark purple, small round fruits. Slower growing than English laurel. 1-2' $9.95

PRUNUS-ORNAMENTAL FLOWERING TREES

71760 Prunus serrulata ‘Kwanzan’ — One of the most popular and hardiest of the flowering cherries. Even when young it blooms quite heavily with a display of deep pink pendulous double flowers. The new foliage appears with the flowers creating an illusion of bronze halos. 5-6' $37.95

PYRACANTHA — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

71825 Pyracantha coccinea ‘Government Red’ — A good selection with berries abundant in the fall. This one has red berries instead of the usual orange. 1-2' $10.95

71824 Pyracantha coccinea ‘Lalandei’ — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) A vigorous P. coccinea cultivar with growth up to 10-15'. This selection is one of the most widely grown and also one of the hardiest. Dark green leaves with orange-red fruit. 1-2' $10.95

REHDERODENDRON

71979 Rehderodendron macrocarpum — (20°F, USDA Zones 9-10 ) An interesting species in the Styrax family, this grows to be a small tree around 20'. It’s habit is more broad than upright. The elliptic leaves can be up to 4'’ long and have serrated edges. The May blooming, lightly fragrant, flowers are white, cup-shaped and pendulous. The red fruits that follow are oblong and have 8-10 ridges. This species likes moist, neutral to acidic soils. Hillier’s Manual of Trees and Shrubs expresses great appreciation for this plant: It is "equal to the best Styrax. 3-4' $49.95

RHAPHIOLEPIS — (10°F, USDA Zones 8-10 ).

73522 Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Clara’ — A compact variety with white, 5 petalled, flowers with showy red stamen. New growth has a red tone to the deep green. A great cultivar which we are happy to present to you. 1-2' $16.95

RHUS - SUMAC

73976 Rhus typhina ‘Bailtiger’ — Syn. Tiger Eye Sumac. This is it for great color in the garden. Evan a small garden as it is more compact (6-8’ rounded bush) than the species. The new foliage is chartreuse with red veins turning to yellow for summer and then a peachey red in fall! 4-5' $59.95

RIBES - CURRANT — See additional Listings in Fruiting section.

Ribes sanguineum - Winter Currant — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

71766 Ribes sanguineum ‘Brocklebankii’ — Golden leaved form of currant prefers more shade in hot summer days. Is slow growing to 4'x4', rose colored flowers mature into red fruits. 2-3' $39.95

70433 Ribes sanguineum ‘Elk River Red’ — Produces masses of rich red flowers in early spring. 1-2' $23.95

70434 Ribes sanguineum ‘King Edward VII’ — A compact form with dark red flowers. 1-2' $23.95, 2-3' $39.95,

71651 Ribes sanguineum ‘Pulborough Scarlet’ — This variety flowers earlier than the species, it has large red flowers with white centers. Strong grower. 1-2' $23.95

ROBINIA

Robinia pseudoacacia — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

70729 Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Frisia’ - Gold Locust — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9) This artfully-shaped, smaller growing selection, stays slender in habit as it develops graceful curves. Best pruned very little to achieve most artistic form. The leaves of soft yellow-green retain a golden brilliance throughout the heat of summer. In spring 4-7" racemes of creamy flowers open, offering a mild but lovely fragrance to the morning air. An incredibly pleasing tree when planted so the morning sunlight can backlight its leaves! 4-5' $39.95

73523 Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Twisty Baby’™ — What a great silhouette this has in winter, it is a single to multistemmed small tree. Branches zig and zag angularly for a full spreading crown. Mature size of the plant is 10'. The dark green leaves flutter in the lightest breeze for a fantastic shimmering effect all season long. 1-2' $17.95, 2-3' $32.95, 7-8' $79.95

ROSA - ROSE

71145 Rosa glauca - Redleaf Rose — (-40°F, USDA Zones 2-7) This "designer" species rose has coppery new leaves opening to the most beautiful gray-blue-green, with a tinge of pink. They are the perfect foil for the classic, single flowers in shades of pink to darker rose. Large, globose red fruit decorate this rose into winter. It grows 5-7' with graceful, arching canes, and is fantastic as a single display element or mixed in the border. At planting time, under plant with snow drops, crocus and small daffodils to add interest until this simple lady unfolds her sophisticated beauty. Can tolerate some shade. 6-12" $10.95

RUBUS

71431 Rubus pentalobus ‘Emerald Carpet’ — (0°F, USDA Zones 7-9) Syn R. calycinoides. An evergreen ground cover with leathery, leaves somewhat crinkly on top and gray-felted beneath. Each leaf is three to five lobed and about 1" long. The flowers are white. It is vigorous, yet not demanding, and stays right on the ground. Can be used under other plants. Planted 24-30" apart, it will make good coverage, and one plant can spread to 6'. An excellent ground cover which should be used much more, as it can be planted in sun or shade. 6-12" $9.95

SKIMMIA

Skimmia japonica — (0°F, USDA Zones 6-9)

72402 Skimmia japonica Female — Has large, fire-engine-red berries! These remain through winter. 1-2' $18.95

70900 Skimmia japonica Male — Is slightly larger in size than the female. 2-3' $18.95

SPIRAEA

Spiraea japonica - Japanese Spiraea — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

70533 Spiraea japonica ‘Genpei’ — Syn. ‘Shirobana’. This mounding dwarf to 2' x 2' produces flowers of dark pink, rose, and white all on the same plant. A sweet peppermint colored spirea for the border. 1-2' $24.95

71986 Spiraea japonica ‘Neon Flash’— Growing to 3-4' tall, 4-5' wide. Bright, rosy pink flowers and purplish-tinted foliage. 6-12" $11.95

STEWARTIA

73932 Stewartia x henryae ‘Skyrocket’ — (S. monadelpha x S. pseudocamellia) Another selection from Polly Hill Arboretum, this form is strongly upright, flowers young and is a terrific option for smaller gardens. 2-3' $59.95

73935 Stewartia pseudocamellia ‘Ballet’ — A slelction from the Polly Hill Arboretum, MA. These large, to 4'', blooms dance along lovely strong branches. The bark is the same patchy multicolored bark we love but the growth habit is more spreading than the species! 2-3' $49.95

SYCOPARROTIA

73933 Sycoparrotia semidecidua — (-10°F, USDA Zones 6-9) This rare plant is a hybrid of Sycopsis and Parrotia. It is a semievergreen plant that takes on the best qualities of both of its parents. The flowers consist of brightly colored yellow stamens with red anther tips, most unusual. It’s fast growing and makes a very pretty small tree. 1-2' $24.95

SYRINGA - LILAC

73550 Syringa joskaea — Hungarian lilac. This central Europe, very fragrant lilac, will make a strong bush from 6 to 10' tall. Its pink flowers appear in early summer and as with most lilacs does not require much maintenance. Just enjoy. 3-4' $35.95, 5-6' $49.95

73934 Syringa pubescens ssp. julianae ‘Her’s’ — A unusual lilac in which the weeping habit begins while the tree is still young. Flowers are deeper purple than the ssp. 4-5' in 10 years. 3-4' $19.95

Syringa vulgaris - French Lilacs — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-8)

71071 Syringa vulgaris ‘Belle de Nancy’ — This old cultivar provides a feast for the eyes as the variable pink flowers change from deep purplish pink buds to lilac double flowers to mauve on the mature bloom. Clustered panicles are narrow and long. One of the best! 6-12" $19.95

TILIA - LINDEN

Tilia cordata — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-8)

73498 Tilia cordata ‘Girard’s Pendula Nana’ — (-40°F, USDA Zones 3-8) This semipendulous dwarf has a very slow growth rate but will eventually reach 9' x 7'. It has very dense habit and only the tips of the branches droop. These small leaves rarely exceed 1 ½’’. This exquisite plant would make a fantastic bonsai. 6-12" $15.95

TOONA - CEDRELA

Toona sinensis — (-20°F, USDA Zones 5-11)

72014 Toona sinensis‘Flamingo’ — Fabulous, STUNNING PINK new foliage is the highlight of this variety. In the spring when it puts on its new growth you can see the plant from clear across the garden, appearing as though covered with clouds of pink flowers. Very showy and unusual, it grows in an upright column to 30' or more. 1-2' $44.95, 2-3' $54.95

ULMUS - ELM

70209 Ulmus parviflora ‘Corticosa’— A gorgeous smaller elm to 20x20. The foliage and branching are are even more beautiful against the thickened corky bark. You’ll love this one! 1-2' $16.95

73960 Ulmus procera ‘Aurea’ — As the name implies this is a yellow leaved variety. 2-3 $25.95

VACCINIUM — See additional listings in Fruiting Section.

71446 Vaccinium glaucoalbum — (20°F, USDA Zones 9-10) Heavily textured blue-green leaves above and blue-gray beneath. A mound forming, spreading evergreen shrub to 3' high and wide. It produces pink-tinged white flowers in late spring with dark blue edible fruit. If your winters don’t get too cold too often, this is one of the most beautiful small shrubs in the nursery. The local shoppers all moan when we tell them its hardiness. 1-2' $14.95

VIBURNUM

73551 Viburnum opulus ‘Leonard’s Dwarf’ — (-40°F, USDA Zones 3-8)Similar to ‘Compactum’, but a little less dense, and larger than "Nanum’, but with the same rounded plant habit. Nice fall color. 1-2' $14.95

WEIGELA

Weigela florida — (-30°F, USDA Zones 4-9)

975 Weigela florida ‘Eyecatcher’ — This will truly catch your eye with its very bright yellow foliage and rose red blooms. It is only 2' x 2', so it can be tucked in anywhere you want to say "look here!" 6-12" $14.95

70954 Weigela florida ‘My Moppet’ ppaf — Syn. ‘Verweig.’ A miniature form this variety will only reach 18'’ in the best conditions. The foliage has green centers and pink turning white edges. Spring flowers are light pink inside and darker pink outside. 1-2' $27.95

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