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Rhododendron x. Black Hat® (Lepidote Rhododendron)

Bubblegum pink flower buds open to reveal stunning lavender pink blooms on deep purple-black leathery evergreen foliage, which remains attractive into the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early to mid spring
3 ft tall x 3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts pollinators
Evergreen
Fragrant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Part Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP31898 CPBRAF

Tight compact mound of deep purplish-red foliage turns scarlet-purple in fall. Tiny clusters of yellow flowers below the branches appear in spring on thorny stems. Fruits are scarlet drupes that appear in the fall.

Blooms late spring
2 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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This deciduous shrub features panicles covered with delicate white flowers that bloom on glossy green foliage and give way to dark brown seedheads. Upright habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer
3-6 ft tall x 3-5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer resistant
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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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 approximately 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
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderate salt tolerance
Drought tolerant
Evergreen

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These shade-loving, rhizomatous, clump-forming perennials bear leaves that are deep pale green with wide dark-green margins. Light lavender bell-shaped flowers bloom on one-sided racemes atop tall bracted scapes. Moderate growth rate. Sport of ‘Niagara Falls‘.

Blooms early summer
1.5 ft tall x 3.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone

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

Blooms late spring to early summer
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°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)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators
Fragrant

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This herbaceous perennial features large flower heads consisting of white rays and a deep yellow centre circle on thin stems and foliage of dark green coarsely toothed leaves. Fast growth rate.

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

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Dark flower buds open to reveal stunning rich merlot blooms on deep green leathery evergreen foliage, which remains attractive into the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5-8 ft tall x 5-8 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts pollinators
Evergreen
Fragrant

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