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Verbenas are long blooming annual or perennial flowers that possess the virtues of heat tolerance and an extremely long bloom season. Many perennial...
Twilight Crape Myrtle
Amazing Purple Blooms on a Low Maintenance Crape Myrtle - The darkest purple on a crape myrtle! - Low maintenance - Highly drought tolerant The royal purple colors of the Twilight Crape Myrtle have been difficult to find until now! With large, lightly fragrant flower clusters that bloom from early June until frost, it can be grown as a broad shrub or as a tree. This is one of the few crape myrtles that bloom deep purple flowers for 70 days! Twilight Purple Crape Myrtles grow up to 20-25…
Palace Purple Heuchera
The brilliant deep purple foliage provides a wonderful mass of color and offsets delightful sprays of tiny, white, summer flowers. A great choice for adding color and contrast to borders when coupled with green foliage plants. Evergreen in mild winter areas; an herbaceous perennial in colder regions.
Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' (v) | pieris 'Little Heath'/RHS Gardening
Find help & information on Pieris japonica 'Little Heath' (v) pieris 'Little Heath' from the RHS
Walker's Low Nepeta
2007 Perennial Plant of the Year 18-24" tall x 18" wide. Nepeta 'Walker's Low' (named after a place in England, not its growth habit) is a stunning non-reseeding Catmint selection with attractive, crinkled blue-green foliage and a profusion of deep lavender-blue flowers. Cut back just above ground-level in mid-spring after the first flush of blooms. Shear off faded flowers in June to re-bloom. Nepeta 'Walker's Low' thrives in harsh conditions. A rugged, easy-to-grow addition to any…
Compact Oregon Grape
An excellent, durable, low maintenance shrub for mass plantings or borders. New growth has bronze-red coloring and matures to a glossy, deep green. When cool weather arrives, foliage develops a handsome purple-red coloration that adds interest to the winter landscape. Evergreen.
Carex testacea (New Zealand Hair Sedge)
One of the cold-hardier New Zealand Hairy Sedges, Carex testacea forms a low, cascading mound of narrow, arching, olive-green leaves turning coppery-brown in summer and adding warm, orange tints in winter. Inconspicuous brown flower spikes are produced in early summer whose stems droop gracefully as they age. Evergreen, this clump-forming perennial grass is valuable for its year-round appeal and regarded as one of the most beautiful ornamental grasses for the garden, where it provides a…
Erica x darleyensis 'Furzey' (Winter Heath)
An excellent performer, award-winning Erica x darleyensis 'Furzey' (Winter Heath) is a vigorous, bushy shrub with clouds of lilac pink flowers, darkening to heliotrope as they mature. Blooming heavily from early winter to late spring (Dec-May), they cover the dark green foliage which displays attractive pink tips in spring. Great at providing winter color while requiring little care, it is perfect at smothering weeds! Grows up to 18 in. tall (45 cm) and 24 in. across (60 cm).
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kosteri' - Iseli Nursery
Koster Hinoki Cypress Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Kosteri’ is a well-known selection that has enjoyed popularity for decades. Superior form, slow growth and shapely sprays of feathery, twisting foliage account for its reputation. ‘Kosteri’ maintains a compact rounded shape for several years before eventually developing into a broad, but tidy, dense pyramid. Hints of bronze accent the tiers of […]
Dwarf Strawberry Tree (Arbutus unedo 'Compacta') at Squak Mountain Nursery
Find Dwarf Strawberry Tree (Arbutus unedo 'Compacta') in Issaquah Seattle Bellevue Redmond Renton Sammamish Washington WA at Squak Mountain Nursery (Apple of Cain; Cane Apple)