As we look toward Memorial Day this year, let us remember with reverence that empty chair at the table.
Every person who has given their all for our country is someone’s father, mother, sister, brother, daughter, son, friend, or comrade in arms. Thank you.
Euonymus f ‘Emerald Gaiety’ has distinct white margins with deep green evergreen foliage. The white changes in fall with pink undertones. Deutzia gracilis ‘Nikko’ is a low spreader with abundant white flowers and burgundy fall color.
Syringa H Scentara Pura has an upright habit, this will be great to be planted on its own or as a hedge. Just be sure to put it somewhere that you can enjoy its amazing fragrance and beautiful purple flowers. Buddliea x ‘Miss Molly’ has eye-catching magenta flower color that attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Either of these two plants would make a great addition to the landscape.
Buxus x ‘Green Velvet’ is ideal for low hedges with a mature height around 3′. Euonymus alatus ‘Compacta’ make a great taller hedge and a have phenomenal fall color show.
Hydrangea m. Endless Summer Bloomstruck® are looking great and coming on quick. They bloom on new and old wood with vivid deep rose to violet blue flowers depending on the ph. It also has above average heat tolerance for a macrophylla. Limelight pan. Hydrangea needs no introduction. The bright lime green flowers turning to white are recognized by any plant enthusiast. Both prolific bloomers will be on the availability soon.
Chamaecyparis ob. ‘Kosteri’ is a very slow growing, dense, compact specimen plant. Mature plants reach 3’. Chamaecyparis ob. ‘Tempelhof’ is a dwarf oval-shaped, vigorous growing selection that reaches 8’.
Cornus kousa ‘Madame Butterfly’ has small flowers grouped together that make an attractive blooming tree. Flowers appear to hover like butterflies. Cornus k ‘Square Dance’ has a more upright growth habit. The flower bracts present in a square configuration.
Pinus densiflora ‘Umbraculifera’ on a standard really stand out and make a bold statement in the landscape. Ginkgo biloba ‘Troll’ is a dwarf compact tree reaching a mature height of about 3′. It is a good choice for a container planting or a small garden space.