Callicarpa 'Profusion' �New ‘Profusion’ is one of the most outstanding of all fruiting shrubs! Dense cymes of small lavender flowers bloom by the thousands in late summer. The blooms are followed by masses of spectacular violetpurple berries which can last until Christmas. ‘Profusion’ grows 8 to 10 feet tall with slender, erect branches. A wonderful source of color for winter arrangements, this is a specially selected (and hard-to-find!) clone from Europe. This vigorous shrub flourishes in sun or light shade. Once established, prune every spring, as it flowers on new growth. 1-quart container. Z 5-8 | mid-/late summer | full sun/part shade | H: 10', W: 5-6'
49196 $16.95 ea | 3 for 14.95 ea
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Longwood Blue' Selected at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania for its upright growth, long bloomtime, heavy flower production, and superb silvery foliage, this classic variety is ideal for everything from a low hedge to a border, foundation, or container standout. The blooms are sky-blue, standing out brilliantly against richly aromatic foliage. 2-quart container. Z Z 5-9 | mid-summer/mid fall | full sun/part shade | H: 18-24", W: 24"
46425 $15.95 ea | 3 for $13.95 ea
Corylus avellana 'Contorta' — Harry Lauder's Walking Stick A real conversation piece, discovered in England 150 years ago, with fantastically twisted and almost corkscrew-like branches. These resemble the famed, twisted and gnarled walking stick of the old-time Scots comedian, Harry Lauder. Plant it where you can enjoy it's curious silhouette against the winter snow for a real landscape highlight. A favorite for flower arrangers, too. Slow growing and carefree, it grows to 8 to 10 feet in either sun or shade. A hard-to-find specimen plant. Own root plants - no suckering. 1-gallon container. Cannot ship to OR. Z 3-8 | full sun/part shade | H: 8-10', W: 7-9'
48562 $38.95 ea | 2 for $35.95 ea
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' Raised as Boskoop, Holland and internationally acclaimed as the most richly colored cultivar of this fantastic shrub, ‘Royal Purple’ is clothed in incomparable foliage that opens warm red then deepens to a rich purple that does not fade. Feathery purple plumes of flowers appear in midsummer, and the rich yellow and orange coloring of the foliage in fall completes the appeal of this alluring and different horticultural gem. Neat, compact habit, 10 feet high and as much across, it is effective as a specimen or in mass plantings; best color is achieved in full sun. Quite a conversation piece. 1-gallon container. Z 4-8 | mid-/late summer | full sun | H: 10', W: 10'
49024 $21.95 ea | 3 for $18.95 ea
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