Chionanthus virginicus 'Grancy Gray-beard'
GRANCY GRAY-BEARD FRINGETREE
3 G | 25 Avail. | $39.90
7 G | 25 Avail. | $70.00
Grancy Grey-Beard Fringe Tree is a large native multi-stemmed deciduous shrub or small tree with a broad upright habit. The spear-like dark green foliage turns gold to yellow in fall. Terminal clusters of sweetly fragrant pure white fringe flowers bloom heavily in spring attracting butterflies. Fringe Trees are dioecious and need both genders to produce the fruits. Female flowers give way to clusters of olive-like fruits that mature to blue-purple in fall. Grows best in rich, moist acidic well-drained soils. Type: Tree, Shrub Height: 12’ - 15’ Spread: 10’ - 15' Spacing: 12’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: White Season of Interest: ...
Myrica cerifera 'Little Bull'
LITTLE BULL WAX MYRTLE
6' HT | 35 Avail. | $305.00
Little Bull Wax Myrtle is a dense evergreen shrub with larger and darker aromatic olive green foliage. The flowers are inconspicuous but fragrant and the female flowers give way to clusters of blue-grey berries that persist into winter. Best in full sun and moist soils. Can be considered a fire hazard in some areas, as the aromatic compounds of the foliage and stems are flammable. Type: Shrub Height: 10’ - 15’ Spread: 10’ - 15’ Spacing: 12’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 10 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Green Season of Interest: Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance plant. Leaf browning, leaf anthracnose, and leaf mosaic can...
1 G | 25 Avail. | $10.00
Bee Balm is an upright herbaceous perennial with aromatic serrated dark green foliage. The fringe-like scarlet red flowers blooms in whorls at the top of the thick stems in summer, attracting bees and butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and well-drained soil. Monarda didyma is a native host for several moths, including Gray Marvel and Hermit Sphinx. The flower nectar also attracts other pollinators, bees, butterflies, and the Ruby-Throated hummingbird. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 2' - 3’ Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Root rot can be an issue in poorly-drained soils. Susceptibility to foliar...