The May Day Tree, Prunus padus ‘European Bird Cherry’, is one of the first trees to leaf out in spring. European Bird Cherry is generally described as a perennial tree or shrub and has dark-green summer foliage that turns yellow to red in fall. The white flowers are large and fragrant and appear in early
The Tree Form Dwarf Korean Lilac is a dwarf variety of lilac in tree form with single, very fragrant, pale lilac flowers. This Korean Lilac is a beautiful and popular patio shrub that is smothered in stunning panicles of fragrant lilac purple flowers at the ends of the branches in late spring. It displays dark
The Satomi Dogwood is an outstanding ornamental for spring color and fall interest. It would look terrific in the center of a garden bed with lower plants to compliment it. It could also stand alone in your front yard as a focal point to draw the eye. This is a great choice for your yard
White Flowering Dogwood is a deciduous tree valued for its pleasing shape and seasonal color. It would find a welcome place in your yard near a patio or as a small grouping in a side yard. Each season with your Dogwood will bring you something new to enjoy. The snowy white blossoms spring into life
Toad Lily Put on a fall show with toad lily (Tricyrtis). This easy-to-grow perennial offers unique flowers that are often compared to orchids. Many are spotted with shades of purple or blue.Top Picks: ‘White Towers’ bears white flowers; ‘Tojen’ offers especially large lavender flowers. Plant it with: Let toad lily rise up behind a clump of medium-sized hostas or
Chrysanthemums The Mums occur in various forms, and can be daisy-like, decorative, pompons or buttons. This genus contains many hybrids and thousands of cultivars developed for horticultural purposes. In addition to the traditional yellow, other color are available, such as white, purple, and red.