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Hedera helix Thorndale (English Ivy)

English ivy is a clinging vine with green leaves and creamy white veining that climbs by means of tiny sticky suckers. Commonly used as a groundcover, along a brick or stone wall, or as privacy to cover a fence. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms late spring to mid-summer
2-2.5 ft tall x 2.5-3.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Groundcover
High salt tolerance

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Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Full Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture

Yellow-green leaves are densely packed on branches, which turn fiery shades of red in the fall. Small fruit appears in the fall but is insignificant compared to the brilliant scarlet foliage. ‘Little Moses’ is a smaller-sized shrub, which makes it perfect for landscaping smaller spaces. Slow growth rate.

Blooms mid spring to winter
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone

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Known for their large flower heads, these shrubs and their abundant blooms bring a touch of charm and whimsy to any backyard or garden. This variety produces large, rounded flower clusters of dainty pale silvery pink blooms. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms early summer
3-5 ft tall x 4-6 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Neutral pH preference
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Deciduous

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Clusters of dark violet flower buds open to reveal vibrant near-blue blooms with a contrasting lavender blotch on glossy, deep green evergreen foliage, which turns bronze in fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
Evergreen
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Fragrant
Rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators

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Bright scarlet juicy fruit grows on branches with bright green leaves that change to glossy, dark green, before yellowing in fall. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms spring to fall
3-6 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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A showstopping landscape shrub like no other- this magnificent rebloomer features foliage that starts out a bright candy apple red shade, turning bright yellow while the flowers emerge a stunning red-violet colour. Because it does not produce seeds, all of the spiraeas energy goes into flowering, so it has seasons-long interest. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early fall
1-2 ft tall x 1-3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deciduous
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Rebloomer

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This dwarf deciduous shrub boasts pinkish-purple trumpet shaped flowers on stunning variegated cream and mint green foliage that takes on red and copper tones and creates vivid interest in the garden. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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Rounded clumps of densely branched tiny white blooms form a charmingly delicate compact mound. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to fall
2.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Moderate salt tolerance

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(Mariachi™ Series) Vibrant red flowers rimmed in golden-yellow with brick-red centres bloom on upright densely branched stems above a compact mound of bright green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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