Kamaeni Dwarf Gold Hinoki Cypress high & wide) Dense pyramidal evergreen with slender unique growth. Yellow to green foliage grows in tiers. Excellent for rock garden. Sun to pt shade. Canadale Nurseries Ltd.
'Tiny Tower' Dwarf Alberta Spruce Small gardens just got a new asset: 'Tiny Tower' dwarf Alberta spruce. This pyramidal evergreen gem is cute as a button, growing very slowly to 4-6 feet tall. Best of all, 'Tiny Tower' is deer-resistant and cold-hardy. It also requires little water once it is established in your garden. The plant has bright green needles that turn gray-green as they mature. Use 'Tiny Tower' in containers, or group them together in a sunny sliver of space.
In my yard: Cottinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ . considered a tree but I grow it as a shrub, whacking it back to the ground each spring to keep the height lower and make it bush out. easily grows tall in a season. glows purple with the sun behind it.
Picea pungens ‘Blue Totem’ (Colorado Spruce) – A great slow-growing upright evergreen accent valued for its versatile form and respectable blue needle color. Will mature tall and wide over a 20 year period.