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|Deciduous Perennial Shrubs, Small Trees & Lianas
|Partial Shade - Full Sun
|Moderate soil moisture, cannot tolerate standing in water for long periods.
|3a - 9b
|Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Container, Deciduous, Edging, Extended Bloom Time, Formal Garden, Foundation, Full Sun, Good for Accents, Good for Cottage Garden, Good for Cut Flowers, Good for Hedges, Good for Mass Planting, Hard Pruning Late Winter, Low Maintenance, Medium, Most Popular, Native to North America, Normal Soil, Partial Shade, Partial Sun, Perennial, Rabbit Resistant, Reblooms, Showy Flowers, Shrub, Thrillers, Tolerant of Moist Soil, Well-Drained Soil
|Spring to Fall
Commonly Planted with...Azaleas, hollies, yews, mahonia, gardenia, loropetalum and boxwood shrubs.
Photos of This with...Japanese Maple, Silver Maple, Sugar Maple, Ghost Fern, Rose Glow Japanese Barberry, Boxwood, Blue Dune Lyme Grass, Burning Bush, Witch-Alder, Blackout Coral Bells, Green Carpet Japanese Pachysandra, Colorado Spruce, East Friesland Meadow Sage, Lidakense Showy Stonecrop, Persian Shield, Yew, English Yew, Arborvitae,
We try very hard to source exactly what you’d like, but sometimes growers run out of plants! While this variety is a great deal at the price shown, we know that it has limited availability. If you want the plant even if it might be more expensive, or in a different size or quantity -- after you place your order, just send us a quick note at email@example.com. Then, we’ll try to get you some version of this from one of our growers. And if we can’t get it from anywhere, of course, we’ll send a refund!
Plants which are well-adapted to our local climate are most often field-grown (outside). Field-grown plants are generally cheaper and have the advantage of already somewhat acclimated to our cold winters, but that means they’re not artificially far along in the spring and tend to bloom at the normal time in our area.
Spring annuals and tender perennials are typically grown in Greenhouses so they can be ready and luxurious exactly when customers want them. Some perennials are also “forced” into early bloom in greenhouses. In May, there can be a very big difference between field-grown and greenhouse-grown plants of the same type. The latter typically look good right away (so they’re a great choice where that’s important), but we typically pay a premium for it.
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To secure the best prices for club members and make sure we know the current plants available from each nursery, we take orders only a couple of times a month.
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