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Cinnamon colored bark flaking in slender vertical strips, beautiful red fall color, and hybrid vigor. Attractive year-round. Hybrid of the Paperbark and Nikko Maple, faster growing than these species. Acer GingerbreadTM forms a small to mid-sized tree with an oval to rounded habit.

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Rosy red winged seeds called samaras bring color to this small, rounded Tatarian Maple in mid to late summer. Fall color ranges from reds to red-browns to yellows. Easy to grow small tree with an informal, attractive habit. Use as a small shade tree, accent, or as part of a screen.

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Green leaves turn an outstanding orange-red color in fall. This vigorous hybrid Maple has leaves similar to Acer griseum, except larger, and the Acer pseudoplatanus influence is noticeable with purple undersides to the foliage. Acer x 'Purple Haze' is a small tree for for accent, shade, or screening.

 
 

 
 

 
 
A lovely selection with smooth cinnamon colored exfoliating bark. Birch are one of the loveliest plants when the new leaves emerge along the graceful stems in spring. Yellow fall color and white stems that shine in the winter are especially attractive with an evergreen background. Betula Cinnamon FlakesTM is a Klehm introduction.

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Beautiful cream colored bark peels away for great texture and interest. Broadly pyramidal habit, fast growing. Green leaves turn yellow in fall. This River Birch selection is adaptable and easy to grow. Forms a medium sized shade tree for the landscape. Grow Betula Heritage® Improved as a specimen lawn tree or with a backdrop of evergreens for winter contrast with the bark.
A petite evergreen with fascinating texture. The foliage on this dwarf Hinoki Cypress is a combination of typical fan-like leaves plus occasional slender wands extending out in a wavy, casual fashion adding visual interest. Grow Chamaecyparis 'Little Charmer' in containers, near a patio area, or in a conifer collection or railroad garden. Prefers well drained soil in sun to light shade.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Alluring blooms in late spring to early summer are composed of four petal-like ivory bracts surrounding a center cluster of small yellow-green true flowers. Summer brings rosy colored berry-like fruits that linger into fall; they are very enjoyable to birds. Cornus kousa 'Little Poncho' is a small selection of the Kousa Dogwood, reaching only 8-10' tall.

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Glossy yellow leaves throughout the season, bright yellow flowers in very early spring before the leaves emerge, red fruit in summer. Golden Cornelian Cherry is a choice small, multi-stemmed tree for landscape use. Prefers average to moist, well drained soil, but is adaptable to dry settings.

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Strong, and wide growing with a very graceful habit, this small tree is strikingly beautiful. Selected as the widest growing seedling from a large block of 'Redstone' Cornus mas. The parent tree is 12-15' wide and 8' tall, blooms heavily in early spring with small yellow flowers and has a good set of colorful red fruit in fall.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Bright yellow blooms in early spring! This Cornelian Cherry Dogwood cultivar is a multi-stemmed, low-branching, round to oval, deciduous shrub which typically grows to approximately 20' tall, and is more upright, vigorous, and floriferous than the species. Lower branches can be allowed to grow if a more shrub-like appearance is desired, or trim up to train as a small tree. Star-shaped, yellow flowers appear in late winter to early spring before the foliage. Flowers are followed by tiny red fruit which mature in the summer. Attractive grayish brown bark exfoliates on mature branches. Use as part of a tall shrub border or a small specimen tree.

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Small bright yellow flowers bloom in clusters along the bare branches in early spring, adding welcome color before most other trees or shrubs are in bloom. Shiny, red, edible fruits form in early fall. Cornus officinalis CheerTM was selected by Roy Klehm for good flowering habits, nice fall color, upright growth, and clean healthy foliage.

For extra early blooms, cut a few branches in very late winter, (a few weeks before normal bloom time), and put the stems in a vase with water. Change the water regularly. Buds will soon open for a wonderful start to spring.

Japanese Cornel Dogwoods are noted for their attractive exfoliating, rich brown-orange bark that develops with age. Matures to a small, multi-stemmed tree with a broad habit, 15-25' tall and wide. Excellent for cutting and enjoying indoors. Grow as a specimen or as part of a shrub and ornamental tree border. Fruit is attractive to birds.
Outstanding pyramidal form, fan-shaped green leaves, and beautiful golden yellow fall color. The Ginkgo is an ancient tree, adaptable and easy to grow. Tolerant of city conditions. Ginkgo SamuraiTM is a male selection of Ginkgo; it matures to a medium to large tree. Our own selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Fragrant late season blooms! White, waxy, Jasmine scented flower clusters open in early fall, then a second show begins as their sepal-like calyces expand and turn a deep rosy red in mid fall. The flowers are a good nectar source for butterflies. Forms a large upright shrub or multi-stemmed small tree with a showy floral display at a time when few other woody plants are in bloom. Very light cinnamon to tan exfoliating bark adds winter interest. Heptacodium miconioides, also known as Seven Son Flower, is a staff favorite for its fragrance, late season color, and the many butterflies it attracts.

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Pure white, large, bowl-shaped 6-7" flowers that emerge prior to the spring foliage. Upright to spreading, medium sized habit. Hybrid of M. cylindrica x M. 'Sawada's Pink'. Very fragrant. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Large blossoms are a deep pink-red to purple with soft pink to cream inside, they open shortly before the foliage begins to appear. Magnolia 'Betty' was hybridized at the U.S. National Arboretum as one of the 'Little Girls' magnolia series. It has Magnolia stellata in its parentage so it blooms heavily at a young age and is hardy. Midseason blooming, slightly later than M. stellata and M. x soulangiana, which helps reduce the risk of damage to flowers if there is a late spring frost. Magnolia 'Betty' is a cross between M. liliiflora 'Nigra' and M. stellata 'Rosea'. Our Magnolia are all grown on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Fragrant lily-like blooms are white with a touch of rose-pink at the base; they open in spring before the leaves emerge. The flowers, comprised of 9 tepals and up to 3" in size, are followed by cylindrical fruits up to 4" long that mature in fall to a bright pink-red as they split open to reveal red seeds. Magnolia cylindrica has dark green foliage that emerges with bronze tints in spring; it turns yellow in fall. Smooth gray bark. Vase-shape habit becomes rounded with age.

This Magnolia species is native to southeastern China; it is sometimes called Huangshan Magnolia because its original territory includes the area around Mt. Haungshan. Matures to 20-30' tall and 10-16' wide.
Palest pink blooms can have more than 40 tepals showing good, thick substance. Magnolia 'Dawn' also has fall interest with leaves changing to yellow and orange tones. Graceful appearance. Grown on own roots.
Stylish, elegant ivory blossoms with inner hints of soft pink. Very appealing classic, fragrant flowers with 24 tepals. Parent plant bloomed very well at 5-6' with about 50 flowers. Parentage of Magnolia 'Elegant Spring' is M. 'Leonard Messel' x M. 'White Rose'. Grown on own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
One of the most fragrant of all Magnolias! Strongly scented 6" wide, early spring flowers consist of 9-11 tepals displaying on delicate pale lavender-pink on outer surface and pinkish-white within. Forms a small, tree with young growth initially upright, eventually becoming more spreading and rounded. Magnolia 'Emma Cook' is a Dr. Frank Galyon hybrid (M. denudata x M. stellata 'Waterlily'). Grown on own roots.
Rosy purple blooms with ivory interiors on nicely compact, upright growing plants. Magnolia 'First Love' is similar to Magnolia liliflora, but with greater hardiness. Maturing to approximately 12-15' tall and 8-10' wide with a pyramidal habit. Parentage is M. liliflora x M. 'Woodsman'.
Sweetly fragrant, pure white, large, upright blossoms in spring. Large, bold summer foliage. Magnolia 'Fragrant Angel' was selected, preserved, and propagated from the work of the renowned American plantsman, Professor Joe McDaniel. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Large flowers of soft and deeper pink shades over a cream base in spring. Magnolia 'Gorgeous' has unusual parentage of M. acuminata 'Fertile Myrtle' x M. sargentiana 'Robusta'. Upright habit, matures to approximately 16-22' tall. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Large, stately flowers with a creamy yellow interior and a blush pink exterior grace this Magnolia. Nine tepals per bloom. Magnolia 'Ivory Jewel' is a vigorous, hardy tree with a narrower, upright growth habit. From Dennis Ledvina. Grown on own roots.
Reddish-purple flowers with white interiors. Large, cup-shapped blooms reach up to 8" in diameter. Blooms shortly before the foliage begins to appear. Foliage turns yellow to bronze-copper tones in fall. A slow-growing small tree with a shrub-like habit that typically matures to 10-15' tall and 8-12' wide. In the 'Little Girl' Magnolia series; these Magnolia flower about 2-4 weeks later than M. stellata and M. x soulangiana, thus reducing the risk of damage to flowers from late spring frosts. Magnolia 'Jane' is a cross between M. liliiflora 'Nigra' and M. stellata 'Rosea'. We grow our Magnolia on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Pleasing, elegant long upright blooms of greenish cream with lavender-pink and ivory blends. Very hardy. Slightly fragrant. About 80 blooms on parent tree when it was 8' tall, each with 6-8 tepals. Upright when young, more spreading with age. Parentage of Magnolia 'Lady Woodsman' is M. 'Woodsman' x M. 'Pink Surprise'. Our Magnolia are grown on their own roots.
Lovely and appealing blooms. Magnolia 'Pink Perfection' has lilac-pink flowers with 42-48 tepals; more pink coloration in cooler weather. A slow growing, bushy, floriferous tree. A seedling of Magnolia 'Encore' (M. x loebneri 'Encore', self-pollinated). We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Numerous, cheerful, colorful blooms of rich purple with ivory interiors. About 150 nice blossoms on the parent tree when it was 7' tall, each with 6 to 8 tepals. Slightly fragrant. Magnolia 'Purple Star Power' has good bloom coverage from the top of the plant, down the sides, and almost to the ground. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Abundant, fragrant, cup-shaped spring blossoms are fuchsia with pink overtones. Very hardy, as one of its parents is Magnolia stellata. This smaller, upright Magnolia makes a beautiful focal point in the garden.

One of the 'Little Girl' series of Magnolia, 'Ricki' blooms 2-4 weeks later than M. stellata and M. soulangiana, greatly reducing the risk of damage to flowers from late spring frosts. Flowers bloom shortly before the foliage begins to appear. It is a slow-growing small tree with a compact, shrubby habit that eventually matures to 8-12’ tall and wide. Magnolia 'Ricki' is a cross between M. liliiflora 'Nigra' and M. stellata 'Rosea'. Excellent hardiness through zone 4 and the warmer half of zone 3 (3b). We grow our Magnolia on their own roots.
Large, vivid rose pink spring blooms have an interior of solid medium pink. Blooms are comprised of nine broad tepals for excellent presence in the garden. Long bloomer, for up to six weeks; quite floriferous; blooms later in the Magnolia season. The later bloom period helps reduce the risk of damage to flowers from spring frosts. The parentage of Magnolia 'Rose Marie' is M. 'Pink Surprise x M. 'Daybreak'. Hybridized by Wisconsin plantsman Dennis Ledvina. Grown on own roots. Matures to approximately 12-18' tall and 8-10'wide. The lovely blooms remind us of waterlilies.
A stunning combination of pure white tepals surround the prominent rose pink stamens on this semi-double, fragrant Magnolia. Michiko-renge is the Japanese name for this lovely blossom form. Blooms quite a bit later than most Magnolia, in early summer, well past the danger of normal frosts. Broad vase-shaped habit. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Light lavender-pink buds with deeper lavender-red stripes and veining. Fragrant blossoms cover the entire tree. Unique, attractive, and happy selection will bring you spring cheer! Grown on own roots.
Classy and gracefully elegant, ivory blossoms with soft pink undersides and inner rose flares. Parent tree bloomed well at 5-6' tall. Slightly scented with 28 tepals. Upright, well branched plants. Parentage is M. 'Leonard Messel' x M. 'White Rose'. Grown on own roots.
Beautiful Star Magnolia whose flowers resemble Chrysanthemums. They consist of 40+ slender tepals which lighten from a rich pink to white, and emerge prior to mid-green foliage, which turns an attractive yellow-brown in fall. Heavily blooming at young age. Magnolia 'Chrysanthemiflora' forms a neat, rounded specimen, ideal for smaller landscapes. We grow our Magnolia on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Superb, goblet-shaped white blooms with distinctive red flares. Magnolia 'Sunrise' is a hardy grower with a compact habit. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Sweetly fragrant, elegant blossoms are a deep, rich red-purple outside; inside they are ivory with a blush of royal purple-red at their base. Bloomed well when the plant was 5-6' tall; a 7' plant had about 60 buds including some nicely placed low on the plant. Flowers have 6 tepals. Parentage is M. 'Holland Red' x M. 'White Rose'. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Refined and graceful large ivory-white blossoms with a hint of fresh lime green at the base of the tepals. Upright, narrower plant habit. Parentage of Magnolia 'Wedding Vows'is M. 'Woodsman' x M. 'Big Dude'. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Abundant spring blossoms all the way down the sides of the plant to its base. The sweetly fragrant blooms have 16 tepals and are tinted with a whisper of soft pink plus a deeper rose-pink stripe. Nicely rounded form. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
One of the truly outstanding hybrid Magnolias of all times; raised at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. A strong growing, globe shaped, extremely hardy small tree which, in mid spring before the leaves emerge, is clothed in strongly fragrant, creamy yellow flowers, each sporting a central cluster of red stamens. M. acuminata x M. denudata. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Exceptionally large, 6", fragrant pure white blossoms cover this tree in spring before the leaves emerge. A mature tree in full bloom resembles a glistening white pyramid. Magnolia 'Wada's Memory' is an introduction from the University of Washington. It forms a compact, pyramidal tree. Begins to flower at an early age. Leaves emerge a mahogany red before turning green and assume bronze tones in fall. Requires a sunny sheltered site and a moisture retentive soil. Matures to approximately 20-30' tall and 15-20' wide. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Neatly tailored, fragrant, pure white spring blooms have multiple tepals for a look reminiscent of small gardenias or roses. Magnolia 'White Rose' is an upright grower with bronze fall foliage. Grown on own roots and known to bloom as a young plant. In southern Wisconsin, blooms will appear between the first and second week of May. A seedling selection of M. 'Ballerina'. We grow our Magnolia on their own roots.
Delightful light lemon yellow flowers cover this tree over a 4-5 week period in mid to late spring. Magnolia 'Lois' is an outstanding variety from the famed Brooklyn Botanic Garden breeding program. Strong, upright growing with a rounded habit. Fragrant. Blooms a little later than its sister plant, Magnolia 'Elizabeth'; 'Lois' comes into bloom just as 'Elizabeth' is finishing. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Beautiful 5" tulip-shaped flowers are a rich red-purple outside with a pure white interior; they open over a four week period in early spring. Slightly scented. Magnolia x 'Marillyn' is extremely hardy, with a rounded shrub form. Parentage is M. lilliflora 'Nigra' x M. kobus. We grow our Magnolia on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Sweetly fragrant blooms are rich lavender pink with a soft pink inner color. Flowers have 6-8 broad tepals. Semi-glossy foliage with rugose texture. Upright rounded habit. Parentage is M. 'O'Neill' x M. 'Norman Gold'. We grow our Magnolias on their own roots.
Blooms at a young age with light lavender-pink, cup shaped, slightly fragrant flowers. Magnolia 'Simple Pleasures' is a mid-season bloomer and is extremely flower bud hardy. From Wisconsin plantsman Dennis Ledvina. Rounded habit. Grown on own roots.
Gorgeous flowers highlight this easily grown hardy hybrid Magnolia from the late renowned American plantsman Professor Joe McDaniel. Extremely fragrant, large 5-6" cupped shaped, strong textured white flowers are further enhanced by a subtle interior pink base. Flowers are freely produced from mid to late spring. Magnolia 'Barrington Belle' has an upright habit that becomes more spreading with age. Grown on own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Abundant, large, sweetly fragrant flowers. Magnolia 'Pink Parchment' is among the earliest of the Magnolia to bloom, in February in Athens, Georgia, in March when growing in its more northern range. Purple-pink buds open to white blooms. Tepals have narrow center stripes of pink that flare out and shade into deep purple-pink at the outside base of the blooms. Blooms are approximately 4" across, which is about 50% larger than the species’ average. Extremely sweet scent.

This selection was remarkably heat and drought tolerant during its evaluation period in Athens, doing well during several much dryer than typical years without supplemental water. Conical-pyramidal growth habit, forms a medium sized tree. Blooms well as a young plant.

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A profusion of single pink to rose red flowers open from orange-red buds. Round, red, 1/3" persistent fruits provide good fall color. From Father John L. Fiala, Malus 'Cardinal's Robe' is a small, rounded to spreading Crabapple tree with unique stippled cherry-like bark, especially attractive in winter. Dark red-green healthy foliage.

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White blooms open from pink buds. Bright red fruit.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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The graceful, weeping branches of this Flowering Crabapple are covered in spring with abundant, semi-double, soft pink blossoms. From Father John L. Fiala, Malus 'Lullaby' has attractive golden-orange fruit in fall and a pleasing garden form for year round beauty.

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Buds are bright carmine, opening to masses of single white flowers. Fruit colors early, lime-chartreuse with rosy cheeks, turning to pale lemon with rose-coral cheeks; it is firm, persistent, and just under 1/2" in diameter. Leaves dark green, excellent disease resistance. From Father John L. Fiala, Malus 'Moonglow' is very attractive in blossom and has uniquely colored fruit. Small, rounded Crabapple tree.

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Graceful spreading variety with clean green foliage. In spring, pink buds open to softer pink blooms. A good display of small, bright red fruit provides welcome fall color and provides winter food for birds.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Abundant crimson buds open to rich purple-red flowers that are followed by a plentiful display of small 1/2", persistent, bright-red fruit. Disease resistant with good foliage retention during the summer. Blooms a little later in spring than most Crabapples. Rounded habit, will mature to approximately 15-20' tall and wide. Malus 'Prairifire' is an outstanding University of Illinois introduction by Dan Dayton.

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Deep red buds open to pink flowers with rose-red edges. Profuse blooms. Dark burgundy 1/2" fruits that persist into winter and attract birds. Its leaves emerge deep purple with maroon veins that remain reddish as the leaves mature to dark green. Malus 'Candymint' matures to a small tree with a low spreading habit that creates an appealing horizontal form.
Sweetly fragrant spring blossoms that are soft pink in bud and open snow-white. Abundant, small (3/8") persistent, ruby-red fruits in fall. Malus Firebird® has a compact habit.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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This beautiful Father John Fiala creation is ideally suited for small home gardens. A small semi-weeping tree with dark green, disease resistant foliage and single pure white flowers which develop from carmine-red buds. Clusters of small, rounded bright yellow-gold fruits follow the flowers and are persistent well into winter.
Plump and cute little evergreen. This dwarf Norway Spruce has short needles that emerge bright emerald and mature to dark green. Picea abies 'Tompa' is a charming addition to a small garden setting or patio area. Plant in well drained soil, also suitable for troughs and other containers.
Genuinely dwarf Mugo Pine grows into a low, dense dome that stays compact without shearing. The mounding plant has a smooth appearance that comes from many evenly spaced needles growing at a uniform rate on abundant branchlets. Slow growing with 1-2" long needles. Grow Pinus 'Mops' in containers, patio settings, evergreen collections, and rock gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
An extremely prostrate form of the native Sand Cherry named by the Arnold Arboretum for the famed Connecticut horticulturist. Slender foliage has an attractive bluish-white underside and turns a bright red in fall. In early spring, the naked branches are wreathed with multides of tiny white flowers followed in summer by dark red fruits. Uniquely interesting shrubby groundcover. Well drained soil.

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This very rare, excellent, medium to small tree was selected for its pendulous growth habit. Syringa pekinensis 'Pendula' has creamy white blooms in large, cascading trusses in early summer. The leaves turn yellow-green to russet in autumn. Raised by F. L. Temple, whose original plant originated from the seed lot received by the Arnold Arboretum in 1882. Interesting as a focal point, as part of a Lilac collection, or in an heirloom garden.
Interesting cascading form on a small tree. Weeping Chinese Elm has small to medium sized, glossy green leaves that remain on the branches very late into the year. Abundant round, papery seed capsules add additional interest and are not fertile. Stake to develop height. Good resistance to Dutch elm disease. The scion tree has been growing and thriving in Wisconsin in a zone 5 area for 30 years and is about 16' tall and 10' wide. This tree should not be confused with the much inferior Siberian elm, Ulmus pumila, which is often referred to as Chinese elm. Semi-evergreen depending on zone. Bark is mottled and develops textured bumpy areas.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Shade tree with an attractive vase-shaped habit. Zelkova 'Paul's Select' has smooth gray bark in youth that exfoliates with age to reveal orange-brown inner bark. Appealing green serrated foliage. Selected for nice gold to red color in fall. Tolerates urban conditions and when established, moderate drought. Matures to approximately 50-80' tall and 50-75' wide. Has proved hardy in our northern Illinois, zone 5, garden for the last 10 years.

 
 

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