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Plant Database

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Botanical Name     Common Name
Callitropsis X leylandii
Common Name: Cypress, Leyland

Leyland Cypress is a fast growing coniferous evergreen growing to 40 feet tall and 10 feet wide. It has a pyramidal habit. This plant has a very rapid growth rate and is widely used as a screening plant. It can also be used as a very stately specimen...

Camellia sasanqua 'Kanjiro'
Common Name: Camellia, Kanjiro

Kanjiro Camellia is an evergreen shrub with beautiful cerise-pink, semi-double blooms wiht golden stamens and a slight fragrance in October. The plant is a strong, upright grower good for foundation plantings and screens. The blooms are great as cut ...

Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide'
Common Name: Camellia, Yuletide

Camellia, Yuletide is a slow growing evergreen plant that has single flowers with brilliant red petals and bright yellow stamens from mid November into December. It is an upright grower that would be a good selection for use as an accent plant, found...

Carpinus betulus 'Fastigiata'
Common Name: Hornbeam, European Fastigiate

Hornbeam, European Fastigiate is an upright to oval shaped growing tree to 40 feet tall. It is probably the most common cultivar of th species being grown today and is a great selection for screening, groupings, use around large buildings, and in pla...

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Duke Gardens'
Common Name: Cephalotaxus, Duke Gardens

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Fastigiata'
Common Name: Cephalotaxus, Fastigiata Plum Yew

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Prostrata'
Common Name: Plum Yew, Prostrate

Prostrate Plum Yew is a low growing, coniferous, evergreen shrub that does well in partial shade to full sun. Prostrate Plum Yew can be planted in mass to form a dense groundcover. This plant is particularly resistant to deer.


Cercis canadensis
Common Name: Redbud, Eastern

Redbud, Eastern is a small tree with the trunk devided close to the ground forming a wide spreading, flat topped to rounded canopy. It has reddish purple flower buds that open to rose pink in March and April. This plant is a multi-use plant that can ...

Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
Common Name: Redbud, Forest Pansy

Forest Pansy Redbud ia a smaller growing, deciduous tree whith very handsome, purple, heart shaped leaves and deep rose pink flowers in late winter to early spring. The new growth is a shimmering reddish purple but tends to fade as it matures. This f...

Cercis canadensis 'JN2'
Common Name: Redbud, Rising Sun

Cercis canadensis 'Ruby Falls'
Common Name: Redbud, Ruby Falls

Ruby Falls Redbud is a weeping form of our native redbud that has deep burgundy foliage throughtout the growing season. It is covered with purple flowers in late winter to early spring. Ruby Falls Redbud is an excellent choice for a very colorful ...

Cercis canadensis sub. texensis 'Oklahoma'
Common Name: Redbud, Oklahoma

Redbud, Oklahoma is a smaller growing form of the eastern redbud and tends to have thicker stems with leathery, lustrous green leaves with a wavy leaf margin. It is a good choice for use in a mixed border, as a specimen tree, and it works well in nat...

Cercis x Merlot 'Merlot'
Common Name: Redbud, Merlot

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides'
Common Name: Cypress, Fernspray

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea Nana'
Common Name: Cypress, Gold Mop

Gold Mop Cypress is an evergreen shrub with a globose to pyramidal habit and bright yellow, thread like foliage. Gold Mop Cypress can be used as a screen, foundation plant, in a mixed shrub border, or as a specimen....

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold'
Common Name: Cypress, Vintage Gold

Vintage Gold Cypress is a dwarf form of false cypress with bright yellow foliage. It is evergreen and grows in a short, mounding habit and is an excellent choice for use as a lower growing foundation plant, in a border, as a bright specimen in a smal...

Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'
Common Name: Clethra, Hummingbird

Hummingbird Clethra is a compact form of th species. It flowers a white panicle type flower in early summer and is quite fragrant. This plant is often requested for use in wet areas but is tolerable of many soils. It is also a good selection for mass...

Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'
Common Name: Clethra, Ruby Spice

Ruby Spice Clethra is a pink flowering form of the species that grows 4 to 8 feet tall and has 3.5 to 4 inch long inflorescence in June. Clethra does well in moist to wet areas and is also a good choice for mass plantings, and as a specimen....

Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana'
Common Name: Cryptomeria, Globosa Nana

Globosa Nana Cryptomeria is one of the best dwarf, mounding forms of the species available. It has a very dense, dome shaped habit and the bluish green needles take on a rusty red color in winter. This is a good choice where a low, slow growing hedge...

Cryptomeria japonica 'Yoshino'
Common Name: Cryptomeria, Yoshino

Yoshino Cryptomeria is a handsome, fast growing, evergreen tree with bluish green needled foliage that turns a bit bronze in the winter. This is a good replacement for Leyland Cypress where a fast growing screen is desired. This can also be used as a...