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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Onyx® Zebra' (Mophead Hydrangea)

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 rounded flower clusters of bright blooms on contrasting black stems. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer
4 ft tall x 3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Salt Tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Deciduous

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Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP# 18,688

Tall, white feathery plumes grow high on green fern-like leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early mid summer
2-2.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Fragrant

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These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear deep green leaves with a faint hint of blue and deep golden-yellow margins. Pale lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid- summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 3.5 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 deciduous fern gets its common name from the long, upright feathery fronds that resemble ostrich plumes. Before the fronds unfurl in the spring, they can be harvested and cooked to make a delicious side dish. Fast growth rate.  
 
Blooms mid-spring to fall
HARDY to -40 °F (-40 °C) 

4-6 ft tall x 3-4 ft wide 
Deer and rabbit resistant

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Bright pink, bell-shaped flowers with a red throat and wavy edges bloom in mid spring. Dark green foliage turns maroon in fall. Moderate growth rate. Open, mounded habit. 3-4′ tall x 3-4′ spread. Part Shade. HARDY to -25F (-32C)

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Salmon-flushed fronds emerge in late winter/early spring and mature to a fresh spring-green. Wiry black stems support the broadly triangular fronds that are made up of many small fan-shaped segments.

Blooms in late winter to early spring
6-8 in tall x 1-3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer tolerant

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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 pointed flower clusters of white blooms that mature to pink, then berry red, and finally deep wine red. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
4-5 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Salt Tolerant
Attracts butterflies
Tolerant to juglone
Deciduous

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