Azalea Weston's Innocence (Summer Flowering Deciduous Azalea)

Small groups of snow white flaring blooms appeal to sight and smell in the summer. Glossy green foliage changes to burgundy in the fall. Upright habit becomes mounded with age.

Blooms late spring
3-6 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
Deciduous
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture

Bright yellow foliage on a compact, upright, multi-stemmed, thorny shrub makes a statement in the early summer. The foliage retains its vibrant yellow hue throughout the summer, changing to orange and red in the fall. Bright red, glossy berries appear in the fall. Slow growth rate. Rounded, mounding habit.

Blooms late spring to early summer
3-4′ tall x 3-5′ spread
HARDY to -40°F/C
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Showy spikes of ruby-red panicles are produced in summer on this multi-stemmed shrub, who’s glossy green foliage turns an outstanding harvest gold in the fall. Oval mounded habit.

Blooms in late summer
4-6′ tall x 4′ spread
Attracts butterflies

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(Wedding Party® Series) Double blooms of burgundy-black petals boast a small centre bunch of yellow stamens and flower on foliage of thin, wiry stems with bright green leaves. Slow growth rate.

Hellebores get their common name- Lenten Rose- from the fact that they bloom for at least six weeks beginning in late winter, or during the Christian season of Lent, heralding in spring.

Blooms late winter to early spring
1.5-2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Evergreen
Drought tolerant
Moderate salt tolerance

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These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear deeply-cupped leaves that are blue-green and heavily corrugated. Near white bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Slow growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Tolerant to juglone
Moderate salt tolerance
Heat and humidity tolerant

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This dense, evergreen shrub features ornate clusters of dark pink buds in spring that open to crisp white flowers then mature to pink on foliage of shiny, dark green leaves. Slow growth rate. Dwarf habit.

Blooms late spring to early summer
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds

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This evergreen shrub features racemes of nodding, bell-shaped, creamy white flowers that bloom on stems bearing glossy leaves that emerge bright pinkish-red and turn dark green with cream edges. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
4-5 ft tall x 4-5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts pollinators
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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Deep rose buds open to pink and white blooms with yellow upper petals. Medium green leaves emerge after flowering and turn a rich burgundy in the fall.

Blooms in spring
5 ft tall x 6 ft spread
Deciduous
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant
Attracts butterflies
Rabbit resistant

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Peach colour buds open to flourish into pale yellow trumpet-shaped blooms that are slightly lemon scented. Dusty blue-green mildew resistant foliage turns burgundy in fall. Mounding upright habit.

Blooms late spring
3-6 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
Deciduous
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant

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