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A yellow-green flowered form of our native Sweetshrub. In early to midsummer the flowers emit a sweet strawberry-banana-pineapple fragrance. Handsome dark green leaves turn golden yellow in fall. An upright to spreading shrub with age. Calycanthus 'Athens' is an adaptable shrub for sunny or shaded locations.
Exceptionally deep red flowers with a pleasing fruity fragrance that is most obvious on a warm evening. Blooms in early summer. Lustrous, healthy, dark green foliage is handsome throughout the season. Can produce an effective yellow foliage display in fall. Easily grown, dense bushy shrub. A Roy Klehm F2 seedling selection of our native Sweetshrub that has proved to be an outstanding performer in the upper Midwest. Grow Calycanthus Roy's Dark RedTM in a shrub border, at the edge of a wooded area, or near a patio where the fragrance can be enjoyed. Deer resistant.
A spectacular hybrid of Carolina Allspice and Chinese Sweetshrub noted for its outstanding flowers and foliage. In early summer, the vigorous, upright shrub displays numerous large 3", slightly fragrant wine-red blossoms. Glossy, deep green foliage turns an attractive yellow in fall.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Rich maroon-red, 2-1/2" blooms with bright yellow centers. Flowers in mid to late spring. This cultivar has a fruity fragrance similar to our native Sweetshrub. Nice yellow fall color. From the well known breeder, Dennis Ledvina, Calycanthus 'Solar Flare' has the same parentage as C. 'Hartlage Wine'. Use in shrub borders, woodland edges, and as a specimen.
Bright variegation on a very adaptable shrub. Each five-lobed green leaf displays a bold, creamy-white margin creating a spectacular contrast all through the growing season. Eleutherococcus 'Variegatus', also known as Variegated Fiveleaf Aralia, is an easy to grow, attractive shrub that is very adaptable; it is that sought-after plant that grows in dry shade. Tolerates both sandy and clay soils, and sun to shade exposures, and tough urban conditions. Drought resistant when established. Short spines where leaves connect to stems. Upright rounded habit.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Lovely, tailored version of this season spanning favorite. Lightly fragrant creamy white bottle-brush shaped blooms in mid spring, deep green summer foliage of good substance, then outstanding fall color of reds, coppery oranges, and golds. Fothergilla 'Julia' has a pleasing, widely rounded, uniform habit.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Abundant grape-purple blossoms on this early spring blooming Witch Hazel. Full bodied and bushy habit. Handsome foliage develops an appealing golden yellow fall color. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots; no untrue sprouting from the base.
Large, fragrant, early spring blooms that are a pleasing light rose. The handsome green summer foliage on this Witch Hazel turns attractive shades of red in fall. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
Selected by Roy Klehm for outstanding spectacular golden fall color. Full habit, wide growing, and very hardy. Hamamelis Harvest GoldTM is one of the nicest Witch Hazel with golden fall foliage. Fragrant orange blooms in early spring. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
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Colorful and fragrant. Curly petals form vivid red blooms. We have maintained stock of this beautiful, early spring bloomer from the old Kohankie Nursery in Perry, Ohio. Vigorous, healthy grower. Attractive green foliage turns golden-orange to red tones in fall. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
Attractive deep rosy lavender blossoms in early spring. The handsome green foliage develops nice fall colors of orange and red. Hamamelis Purple PrinceTM is an upright vigorous grower. When it blooms, most of the previous season's leaves have fallen off, the better to show off its colorful fringed blooms. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Fragrant, lavender-purple flowers are freely produced in very early spring. These beautiful blooms of wavy ribbon-like petals are held over an extended period of time. Pleasing yellow-orange leaf color in fall. Selection of our native Witch Hazel by Roy Klehm for its outstanding ornamental qualities. Hamamelis 'Purple Ribbons' has a rounded to upright form and tough, attractive foliage. Reliable even in the upper Midwest. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
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Attractive deep lavender-rose, small, delicately formed blooms. Hamamelis Rose LyricTM is a smaller, more compact selection of our native Witch Hazel that blooms early, but just late enough to open when most of its winter leaves have dropped. Yellow-gold fall color. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
Fragrant, rich brick red, fringed blossoms in very early spring when color is more than welcome! A cultivar of our native Witch Hazel shrub with a more compact habit than typical. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots. Another excellent Hamamelis variety from Roy Klehm.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Season spanning interest! Fragrant, soft yellow blooms in early spring. Excellent summer foliage is a sturdy, leathery green with the new growth tinted reddish purple. Then in fall the leaves turn a colorful orange. Hamamelis 'Sandra' is a lovely selection of Witch Hazel from Hillier Gardens in England. The leaves drop late in the year. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Bountiful, large blooms in toasted yellow with accents of burnt orange. Later blooming for a Witch Hazel, but flowers still open in early spring. Old leaves are retained, and when wet winter days soak the leaves they turn an attractive warm brick red adding welcome color to the winter landscape. Upright grower. Very attractive leathery green foliage in summer. We grow our Hamamelis on their own roots.
Sweet and petite! A new hybrid Rose of Sharon that grows just 3-4' tall and wide without pruning. Abundant lavender-pink blooms that glow against the handsome dark blue-green foliage. Long blooming from mid to late summer into early fall. Nearly seedless. Deer resistant.

A versatile small woody shrub to grow in mixed borders, as an accent, or as a beautiful, no-trimming-needed compact hedge. Hibiscus Pollypetite® is a Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.
Growing tall and narrow comes naturally to this Rose of Sharon. Matures to 10-16' tall, but stays just 2-3' wide. Blooms are violet-purple with rose-red centers; single to double with the first flush of bloom and single on later blooms, flowers appear late summer to early fall. Sterile. This woody shrub is excellent as a focal point, screen, or at the back of a mixed border. Hibiscus Purple Pillar® is a great choice when you would like privacy and color in a narrow space. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection

 
 
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Rich color in a ruffled bloom! Looking more like a tropical Hibiscus than a temperate plant, this hardy Rose of Sharon boasts rich pink, ruffled flowers accented by an intense burgundy-red eye. Large and showy, the overlapping flower petals form an intriguing cup-like shape. Hibiscus Ruffled Satin® is long blooming from early, mid, to late summer. Glossy green leaves and short internodes make for a very nice, full, bushy shrub. Sets few to no seeds. Glossy green foliage. Good garden performance. Grow this woody shrub as a focal point or part of a shrub border. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Compact growing, large flowered native. Covered In early summer with (8-10"), rounded heads of creamy white flowers. Dark green foliage turns a pleasing lemon-yellow in fall. Pruning back to 12-15" in early spring is recommended.
Refreshing green blooms. In early summer, spheres of lime green flowers appear. They lighten to a soft green-white before turning jade green for the rest of the season. Blooms last until frost. Great for both fresh and dried cut flowers. Hydrangea Invincibelle® Limetta is a very reliable performer with strong stems that hold the blooms upright all season, and a dwarf, rounded habit that makes it easy to fit into the garden. Grow in mixed borders,foundation plantings, and flower gardens. Blooms on new wood. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
This is a large-flowered lacecap Hydrangea with ivory white blooms that will reach 6" across. Dark green leaves have striking, silvery-white undersides that are very attractive on a breezy day. Prefers moist, well drained soil.
This dwarf hydrangea is engulfed by a bountiful crop of large blooms from summer on into fall. The flowers are held upright on strong stems; they begin ivory with green tints, then turn creamy white to light pink as the blooms mature. Wonderful for a big splash of blooms in even a small space. Good choice for a mixed border, low hedge, or cottage garden. A Proven Winners® plant selection.
Pure white blooms mature to a rich pomegranate-pink. Upright panicles are packed with florets and held on thick, sturdy stems that display the blooms well for a long season of interest. Vigorous, hardy, and easy to grow. Use in shrub borders, cottage gardens, and for cut flowers. A Proven Winners® plant selection.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Compact size! Summer flowers open soft green and turn shades of pink and burgundy in the fall just like the full size LimelightTM Hydrangea. Use the wonderfully full blooms for fresh cut or dried floral arrangements. Fits easily into smaller landscapes, mixed borders, or in foundation plantings. A Proven Winners® plant selection.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Enormous, conical flowerheads are possibly the largest amongst this species. From mid to late summer, the densely packed, creamy-white terminal panicles tower above the mid to dark green foliage. As the large sterile flowers mature, they assume a pleasing pink coloration. Upright to slightly spreading graceful specimen shrub for open locations or cut flowers. Proven to be an outstanding performer in the Longenecker Arboretum trials in Madison, Wisconsin. Well drained moisture, retentive soil.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Small statured plant creates a big impact in the garden from its abundant, long lasting, 6-1/2" long blooms that held upright above the foliage beginning in early summer. Hydrangea 'Munchkin' is a selection of our native Oakleaf Hydrangea. Flowers open white and gradually turn medium pink. Striking foliage is dark green in summer; mahogany-red in fall. Compact form and dense plant habit make it ideally suited for use in smaller landscapes.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
A low growing compact Oakleaf Hydrangea that is ideal for small gardens. Dense heads of pure white flowers in midsummer will gradually turn pink as the season progresses. Excellent red foliage in the fall.
Large, upright blooms open white and then transition to a deep pink color. In early summer, Hydrangea 'Queen of Hearts' is covered with 9-inch-long inflorescences held upright above the foliage. It flowers approximately 7 to 10 days later than the typical Oakleaf hydrangea, and the inflorescences remain attractive after those of other cultivars have faded. Rounded habit, heavy flowering. Bold, dark green foliage turns mahogany-red in fall.
Large, 9" long blooms are held upright above the bold, dark green foliage. Long lasting flowers open white in early summer, quickly turn pale pink, and then deepen to rose. Foliage turns mahogany red in fall. Hydrangea 'Ruby Slippers' is a compact growing selection of our native Oakleaf Hydrangea. Good choice for shrub borders, as an accent, or planted in mass.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Bold, dark green, leathery foliage turns a burgundy-scarlet in fall. Large, spectacular, upright panicles of pure white, densely packed flowers grace this selection of our native Oakleaf Hydrangea in early summer. Blooms acquire pink tints as they mature.

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Beautiful creamy white double! Multiple bracts emerge in early summer along the gracefully arching, 12-15" panicles creating a full appearance. Selection of our native Oakleaf Hydrangea. Long lasting blooms plus deeply lobed leaves that turn attractive shades of maroon and purple in autumn. Prefers moist soil and partial shade.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
A profusion of orange-red berries brighten the winter landscape and provide food for birds on this female selection of Winterberry. Glossy, rich green foliage. White spring blooms. Extremely hardy. Deciduous, slow-growing, medium size shrub. Prefers moist soil. A male pollinator is required for berry set. Use in borders and native plant or wildlife gardens.

 
 

 
 

 
 
A profusion of bright red berries brighten the winter landscape and provide food for birds. Glossy, rich green foliage. White spring blooms. Extremely hardy. Deciduous, slow-growing, small shrub. Prefers moist soil. A male pollinator is required for berry set. Use in borders and native plant or wildlife gardens. Award winning cultivar.

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Same superior habit and attractive deep gray-green foliage that the female Silver Sprite™ displays. This non-fruiting male Bayberry shrub has a dense, broad-oval habit. Leaves are leathery and aromatic when crushed. The semi-evergreen foliage on this selection has a purple-toned color during the winter.

Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best in slightly acidic, moist soil. Does well on dry, sandy, infertile soils once established. Tolerant of wet soil and salt spray. Use in shrub borders, naturalized plantings, and herb gardens.

This is an excellent selection to use as a pollinator for Myrica Silver SpriteTM. Plant within 10' of each other for good fruit production, one male plant can pollinate multiple female plants.

This female Bayberry shrub has a dense, broad-oval habit with attractive, shiny, gray-green foliage. Leaves are leathery and aromatic when crushed.

Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best in slightly acidic, moist soil. Does well on dry, sandy, infertile soils once established. Tolerant of wet soil and salt spray. Use Myrica Silver SpriteTM in low shrub borders, naturalized plantings, and herb gardens.

If a pollinator such as Myrica 'Morton Male' is planted nearby, waxy blue-gray fruit will develop and persist into winter. Plant within 10' of each other for good fruit production, one male plant can pollinate multiple female plants. The fruits are used to make bayberry candles and are also attractive to birds.


 
 

 
 

 
 

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PARTIAL SHADEFULL SUN
Large, rich green, very glossy leaves add light and sparkle to the garden. Very good shrub for shady situations. Grow Orixa japonica in a mixed border, at the edge of a wooded area, or as an accent plant.

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Polished, glossy leaves add highlights in a shady garden. Highly aromatic leaves emerge lime-yellow early in spring and turn green in summer then soft yellow in fall. A mounded, spreading shrub, wider than high at maturity, will take shade nicely.
Yellow foliage and clusters of small white to light pink flowers in late spring to early summer. Foliage is especially bright in spring. Rounded habit. Use this colorful member of the Ninebark family in a shrub border, hedge, or as an accent. Beautiful combined with foliage and flowers in shades of purple and violet. Attracts butterflies. Selected by Roy Klehm.

 
 

 
 

 
 
Bright white, double flowers adorn this small, rounded shrub in summer. Soft looking, dark green foliage highlights the flowers. Tidy upright mound habit. This friendly little shrub is a great companion to both perennials and other shrubs. The compact size of Potentilla Creme BruleeTM makes it a perfect choice to plant near patios and along walkways.
Light yellow double flowers like small roses scattered across a small, tidy plant with soft, ferny foliage. Blooms all summer. Forms a round, compact ball with little pruning required. Bred on the cold Canadian plains at the Morden Research Centre in Canada it is tough and hardy to zone 2. Grow Potentilla Lemon MeringueTM in mixed borders and beds, in mass, or as a low growing hedge.

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FULL SUN
Very fragrant, pure white, 2-3", semi-double flowers which bloom from late spring until frost. Deadhead to encourage more blooms, or allow red-orange hips to form. Heirloom hybrid rugosa shrub rose introduced in France in 1892. Profuse bloomer is wonderful in mixed borders, cottage or fragrance gardens.

 
 
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Fern-like foliage has pink to orange tips on the new growth. Summer brings white flowers in dense panicles and the healthy foliage turns all green. More compact in habit than the species. Normally Sorbaria sorbifolia spreads by suckers, but there are no signs of invasiveness/suckering on this selection during the last five years it has been growing in a garden setting. Good drought resistance when established. Also known as Ural False Spirea. Grow Sorbaria 'Emerald Charm' in foundation plantings, shrub groupings, and mixed borders.

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Very showy, fragrant blooms in spring like a traditional Lilac, then reblooms from mid-summer through fall. Darker purple than the original Bloomerang® Lilac, and has larger, more rounded inflorescenses. Strong grower with a mounded habit. Excellent for a focal point, shrub borders, and cottage gardens. A Proven Winners® plant selection.

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Delightful reblooming Lilac with fragrant pink flowers from spring to fall. A compact habit makes Syringa 'Colby's Wishing Star' ideal for the smaller home landscape or any spot where a smaller than typical Lilac is preferred. Good disease resistance.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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Golden leaves in the spring that create a glowing backdrop for its light violet-purple blooms. The leaves green up in summer. Spicy fragrance. Syringa 'Kum-Bum' blooms later than typical Lilacs, Father Fiala grouped this Syringa tomentella seedling with the Villosae (late) group of Lilacs. Named after a monastery in China. Grow as a specimen plant or as part of a mixed tapestry-type hedge.

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Huge, arching clusters of fragrant pink flowers in late spring to early summer. Blooms about two weeks later than Syringa vulgaris varieties. Extends the Lilac season. Spicy scent. Grow Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.

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Reblooming compact Lilac. This choice and unusual small leaved, semi-dwarf lilac is distinguished by its propensity for reblooming. Fragrant lavender-pink flowers. Syringa 'Josee' blooms heavily in spring, and then intermittently throughout summer and fall. Grow Lilacs as a specimen or as part of a shrub border. They are a classic choice for cottage gardens. Enjoy their wonderful fragrance in the garden or as a cut flower in bouquets.

 
 

 
 

 
 
A neat, compact, rounded form of the Korean Spice Viburnum which freely produces rounded heads of pinkish-white flowers from rich deep pink buds. An intense spicy fragrance on early summer flowers are followed up by excellent red-purple fall foliage.
Wonderfully fragrant white flowers which open from pink-red buds. Dense, compact, selection produces abundant blooms in spring. Viburnum 'Compactum' has extremely healthy dark green foliage that has beautiful fall color in shades of golden orange to wine red.
Abundant flowers! This Koreanspice Viburnum is noted for its exceptionally heavy flower production. In spring, spicy fragrant flowers develop from pink buds. Forms a dense, rounded deciduous shrub. Healthy dark green leaves turn an attractive wine red color in fall. Outstanding specimen with a plethora of superbly fragrant blossoms. Selected by Mike Yanny in Wisconsin.

 
 

 
 
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Czechmark Sunny Side UpTM is distinctive for its white flowers, each with a cheery yellow spot in the center. Lush apple-green leaves add to the fresh look of the blooms. Czechmark® Weigela is a new series selected especially for their pure, true colors and bountiful blooms. Glossy green foliage looks handsome all season. Very nice medium-small size. Attracts hummingbirds. Resists deer. Developed in the Czech Republic. Grow in mixed beds and borders, as a focal point, or as a lower growing hedge. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.
Flower power times three! Blooms of white, pink, and red, all at the same time, for a sparkling effect in the garden. Blooms from late spring to early summer. Czechmark® Weigela is a new series selected especially for their pure, true colors and bountiful blooms. Glossy green foliage looks handsome all season. Very nice smaller size. Attracts hummingbirds. Resists deer. Developed in the Czech Republic. Grow Czechmark TrilogyTM in mixed beds and borders, as a focal point, or as a lower growing hedge. A Proven Winners/Color Choice® selection.

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Dark red, wavy-edged leaves show off bright rosy pink flowers in spring with occasional rebloom as season progresses. Leaf color intensifies to near black in late summer and does not fade to green like some older selections. Attracts hummingbirds. The compact size of Weigela Spilled WineTM makes it a good choice for borders with a mix of perennials and shrubs and in medium to large containers.

 
 

 
 

 
 

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