A Touch of Class
Elegant and beautiful, they make a statement. Some are symmetrical and formal, others are somewhat eccentric. These are specimen plants.
Three things they have in common. First, ornamenta...
Abies, Picea, Pinus, Tsuga
The beauty of this plant is the foliage which glistens in the sun and remains lush and green, even in drought conditions. The bark and branching structure provide winter interest. This tree...
Although native to the southeast, this tree is hardy to northern Maine. It is found growing in swamps and can thrive in areas that are flooded year around. It is not only tolerant of wet sit...
Birch, (River 'Dura-heat')
A reliable, vigorous performer.
This tree is native to stream banks in the eastern deciduous forest and is usually found growing in the wild with multiple stems, however, single stem specim...
Betula nigra 'Dura-heat'
What a fantastic plant! Not sure where all the garden professionals are...they sure missed it when they passed over this shrub/small tree. Lush foliage, striking late summer fruit and brilli...
Dogwood, Red Twig
A shrub Dogwood with excellent rich summer foliage, good fall color and if cut to the ground every spring, the one year old stems maintain an eye-catching red in the winter. The showy white...
Cornus serica 'Red Gnome'
Dogwood, Yellow Twig
A shrub Dogwood with excellent rich summer foliage, good fall color and if cut to the ground every spring, the one year old stems maintain an eye-catching yellow-green in the winter. The sho...
Cornus serica 'Flaviramea'
The modern landscape philosophy is immediate or almost immediate gratification; plant something that grows into full size very quickly. Just as quickly, the plant becomes over-sized. Nana Lu...
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Lutea'
Bottle-brush flowers in the spring and lush summer foliage. Disease resistant foliage...And the fall color!
Mature size is 4-5' high and wide. Tolerates a wide range of growing conditions b...
￼￼A small to medium sized, native shade tree. And quite nice with its flaking bark that somehow blends perfectly with the medium green foliage. Fall color is yellow. Bark and structure make...