Tagged as: Large Deciduous Shrubs
Botanical Name: Prunus triloba
Common Name: Flowering Almond
Height: 12-15' Spread: 12-15' Habit/Form: Rounded tree-like shrub Growth Rate: Medium Zone: 3-6
Cultural Requirements: Best in full sun to filtered light in well-drained, lightly organic soil. Soil must drain freely, not tolerant of standing or wet soil. Plants are quite tolerant of windy locations. Regular pruning required for best performance. Often short-lived, but flowers make it worth growing.
Ornamental Characteristics: The double-flowered, rich pink flowers bloom in mid-April. Branches cut in early spring can be forced. Foliage is medium green in summer and turns a yellow gold in fall.
Uses in the Landscape: Use for an accent of early spring flowers in shrub border or in groups.
- Nordine Eurasian Smoke Tree 100%
Botanical Name: Cotinus coggygria ' Nordine' Common Name: Nordine Eurasian Smoke Tree Updated 3/2012 Click on an image to enlarge flowers leaves Height: 8-10' Spread: 10-12' Habit/Form: Upright-spreading. Growth Rate: Medium...
- Large Deciduous Shrubs (over 8 feet) 99%
Large Deciduous Shrubs for the Home Landscape Generally grow 8 feet and taller Plants with multiple stems arising from a common crown at ground level, or single-stemmed plants that begin branching at a point near the ground Lose their leaves in...
- Wahoo 99%
Botanical Name: Euonymus atropurpureusCommon Name: Wahoo Updated 4/2012 Click on an image to enlarge Form Leaf in fall Fruit Bark Height: 12-20' Spread: 10-20'...
- Shining Sumac 98%
Botanical Name: Rhus copallina Common Name: Shining Sumac Updated 12/2012 Click on an image to enlarge form fall color Height: 10-20' Spread: 15-20' Habit/Form: Upright to irregular; suckering Growth Rate: Medium Zone:...
- Gray Dogwood 96%
Botanical Name: Cornus racemosa Common Name: Gray Dogwood Updated 3/2012 Click on an image to enlarge form flowers fall color Height: 10-15' Spread: 10-15' Habit/Form: Multi-stemmed, upright spreading Growth Rate: Slow...
- Possum-haw 93%
Bonatical name: Ilex deciduaCommon Name: Possum-haw Updated 7/2012 Click on image to enlarge. Form Leaf Fruit Height: 10-15'+ Spread: 10-15' Habit/Form: Rounded Growth Rate: Medium Zone:...