With all the rainy weather, the start of summer has snuck up on us! Here’s a sampling of new plant material in our yard that we’d like to send to good homes before the heat of summer. All available at retail; delivery and/or planting help available. Call/email/tweet Carolyn to arrange.
3 Thuja ‘Smaraagd’ – Emerald Green Arborvitae 8′-10′ Excellent hedging plants, 2.5′-3′ wide already; planting help available!
2 Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Nana’ – Dwarf Hinoki Cypress 3 gal./12″-15″ Beautiful, fan-shaped deep green foliage; compact size; good for mized border, container specimen, or Japanese-style garden.
2 Viburnum x burkwoodii – Burkwood Viburnum 3′-4′ Heavy. Pink buds open to fragrant white clusters in April, followed by red fruit maturing to black. Tolerates part-shade.
1 Diospyros virginiana – American Persimmon 7 gal./4′-5′ Glossy green foliage; has already set fruit! A hardy, self-fertile native fruit tree.
Assorted perennials, including gaura ‘Whirling Butterflies’, salvia ‘May Night’, paeonia ‘Bowl of Beauty’…
4″Annuals $1 ea or cost to install: euphorbia ‘Diamond Frost’, burgundy coleus, pink dianthus, pink nemesia, silver licorice. Enough for several window boxes or containers!