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Magnolia Ann (Hybrid Magnolia)

(Little Girls Series) This slow-growing deciduous shrub features small blooms with reddish-purple petals that fade to light pink on the inside with a mild perfume. With adequate moisture, the bloom time may be extended past the spring. Medium green, ovate foliage turns to golden yellow in the fall. Slow growth rate. 

Blooms early to mid-spring
8-10 ft tall x 8-10 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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

Lilac purple aromatic plumes grow on thin dark purple stems high atop dark green deeply lobed foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1.5-3 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Tolerant to juglone
Fragrant

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These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear leaves that are medium green with chartreuse rippled margins. Lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Slow growth rate. Sport of ‘Gold Drop‘.

Blooms mid to late summer
0.5-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone

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(Endless Summer® Series) 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 vivid rose-pink or purple blooms, depending on the pH of the soil. Blooms on burgundy stems with dark green leaves that bear red petioles and veins. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms early summer
3-4 ft tall x 4-5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Neutral pH preference
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Rebloomer
Deciduous

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This deciduous shrub sports elliptic, glossy, slightly serrated dark green leaves in late spring, along with small pale green flowers that give way to a profusion of bright red berries in fall and winter. Ideal for use as hedging, accent planting, or as a container plant. Slow growth rate.

*This plant is a female, and needs a male, such as Ilex Mr. Poppins®, to produce its notable berries.

6-8 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts birds
Salt tolerant

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Clusters of deep fuchsia flower buds open to reveal pink blooms with a contrasting pink-red blotch on glossy, deep green evergreen foliage, which remains attractive into the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5-6 ft tall x 5-6 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts pollinators
Rabbit resistant
Evergreen
Fragrant

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This evergreen perennial features chartreuse leaves shrouded in small, dainty indigo blue flowers that spread to provide a stunning groundcover or rock garden plant. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
0.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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(Little Girl Series) This late-blooming deciduous shrub features small blooms of reddish-purple petals with white insides and a mild perfume. With adequate moisture, the bloom time may be extended past the spring. Medium green, ovate foliage turns to yellow bronze in the fall. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms early to mid-spring
10-15 ft tall x 8-12 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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