Leptodermis oblonga (Himalayan Leptodermis)

This deciduous dwarf shrub features fragrant, violet tubular flowers that appear in clusters on foliage of oblong, vibrant green leaves. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Reblooming
Deer and rabbit resistant

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

Rosy pink petals sport a creamy white centre stripe and a bright chartreuse eye. Slow growth rate.

The common name comes from the fact that each flower only lasts for no more than 24 hours- they open in the morning wither before the following evening- some to be replaced by another flower on the same scape.

Blooms mid to late summer
2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spacing
Tetraploid
HARDY to -30°F (-34°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

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Clump-forming rose-pink leaves that darken to bronze-pink as they mature. Small bell-shaped flowers appear on tall stems early in the season. Moderate growth rate.

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

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This dense shrub features shiny red buds that open to reveal small clusters of cherry red flowers in late summer, on attractive glossy burgundy foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
2-2.5 ft tall x 2-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant

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This deciduous clump-forming shrub features smooth, broad green leaves that turn bright yellow in fall on thin stems, both of which release a spicy, citrusy aroma when crushed. Showy yellow flowers emerge before the leaves show, along with drupes of red berries. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early spring
6-12 ft tall x 6-12 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Fragrant

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