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Purple Pride Beautyberry
Prices start at : 44.95 USD / #1 Container range: 2.3 - 3.7 quarts (2.5 - 4 liters)

Issai means "fruiting at a young age". Pruning makes 'Purple Pride' even a more attractive, pretty plant. The Beautyberry 'Purple Pride', Callicarpa dichotoma 'Issai', is an outstanding Japanese selection with lilac-violet berries.
  • Flower Color: White
  • Brand: Nature Hills Nursery
  • Soil Type: Well Drained
  • Foliage: Green
  • Mature Height: 3 - 4 feet
Nebraska
Omaha
Fragrant Valley Sweet Box
Prices start at : 35.95 USD / #1 Container range: 2.3 - 3.7 quarts (2.5 - 4 liters)

It is densely covered in well-branched, deep green narrow-leaved foliage that gives it finer texture than other sweetbox and a lushly full look. It is easy to grow and easy to maintain.
  • Mature Spread: 3 - 4 feet
  • Mature Height: 2 - 3 feet
  • Botanical Name: Sarcococca humilis 'Sarsid1'
  • Soil Type: Widely Adaptable
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Sun
  • Foliage: Evergreen
Nebraska
Omaha
Fragrant Mountain Sweet Box
Prices start at : 35.95 USD / #1 Container range: 2.3 - 3.7 quarts (2.5 - 4 liters)

It can handily reach 5' tall and 6' wide, but can also be pruned and used as a great groundcover. Deer tend to avoid it too. Fragrant Mountain loves the shade and has a neat, clean look that shines in the landscape.
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Brand: Nature Hills Nursery
  • Soil Type: Rich, organic, well drained
  • Sun Exposure: Full Shade, Partial Sun
  • Moisture: Additional moisture first season
  • Foliage Color: Glossy green
Nebraska
Omaha
Compact American Cranberrybush
Prices start at : 74.95 USD / #5 Container range: 2.9 - 4.6 gallons (13 - 20 liters)

The birds and wildlife also enjoy them throughout the autumn and winter. Even though birds and other wildlife will enjoy the dense foliage and fruit of your American Cranberry, more destructive wildlife (such as deer), tend to leave it alone.

5 - 6 feet

    • Foliage: Green
    • Mature Spread: 5 - 6 feet
    • Brand: Nature Hills Nursery
    • Mature Height: 5 - 6 feet
    • Fall Color: Red
    • Flower Color: White
    Nebraska
    Omaha
    Color Guard Yucca
    Prices start at : 49.95 USD / #1 Container range: 2.3 - 3.7 quarts (2.5 - 4 liters)

    Color Guard has a clumping form with an upright, rounded nature. It has it all—a hardy nature and vibrant color year-round. It's even allergy free! Overall, Color Guard Yucca is a highly decorative and low maintenance shrub for your yard.
    • Botanical Name: Yucca filamentosa 'Color Gard'
    • Mature Spread: 1 - 2 feet
    • Mature Height: 20 inches
    • Soil Type: Sandy, Loam
    • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
    Nebraska
    Omaha
    Cavatine Pieris
    Prices start at : 35.95 USD / #1 Container range: 2.3 - 3.7 quarts (2.5 - 4 liters)

    Don't miss out and order yours today! * Easy care * No pruning necessary * Sun or shade * Evergreen * True dwarf * Year-round interest * Beautiful spring flowers However you use it, Cavatine Pieris is sure to draw oohs and ahhs.
    • Sun Exposure: Partial Sun
    • Mature Spread: 1 - 3 feet
    • Soil Type: Rich, organic soils best
    • Botanical Name: Pieris japonica 'Cavatine'
    • Foliage: Broadleaved evergreen
    • Flower Color: White
    Nebraska
    Omaha
    Fragrant Sweet Box
    Prices start at : 55.95 USD / #2 Container range: 1.2 - 1.8 gallons (5 - 8 liters)

    And if that plant can actually produce scented flowers – wow! You know what? It is easy to grow and easy to maintain. You know the spots – under the old tree in the back yard, the spot where the street tree has become overgrown, the small area in...
    • Mature Height: 4 - 5 feet
    • Sun Exposure: Full Shade
    • Soil Type: Rich, organic, well drained
    • Foliage Color: Glossy green
    • Mature Spread: 1 - 4 feet
    • Growth Rate: Slow
    Nebraska
    Omaha
    Purple Pearls Beautyberry
    Prices start at : 33.95 USD / Quart Container

    It has an upright, mounded habit and is quite hardy. Purple Pearls Beautyberry is sure to maintain its beloved stature through the years as a fast growing shrub with amazing color.
    • Foliage: Purple
    • Soil Type: Well Drained
    • Moisture: Average
    • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
    • Flower Color: Pink
    • Growth Rate: Fast
    Nebraska
    Omaha
    Little Richard Abelia
    Prices start at : 19.95 USD / 1 GAL

    Generally, an application sometime during the first part of March, followed by a second application during the first part of May, and a final third application during the first part of July should be sufficient for you spireas fertilization needs.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Deutzia Nikko
    Prices start at : 42.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Deutzia's such as Deutzia Nikko grow best if they are fertilized lightly in the spring once frost has passed with a well-balanced, extended-release, shrub fertilizer such as espoma .
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Viburnum mariesii Doublefile Viburnum
    Prices start at : 47.95 USD / 3 GAL

    If a viburnum is being trained as a hedge, it would need to be pruned differently than if it were being grown as a tree form. Screenings and hedges of viburnums would need to be pruned for their specific purpose within the landscape.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Weigelia Spilled Wine
    Prices start at : 44.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Fall is the time for shrubs to begin preparing for dormancy. If you are looking for a fertilizing routine tailored to your specific conditions, a soil sample should be taken and the fertilizer and trace elements matched to the needs of your soil.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Lilac Belle de Nancy
    Prices start at : 39.95 USD / 2 GAL

    Always, read the label on your fertilizer bag, and follow the instructions. If you are looking for a fertilizing routine tailored to your specific conditions, a soil sample should be taken and the fertilizer and trace elements matched to the needs of...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Double Play Artisan Spirea
    Prices start at : 46.95 USD / 3 GAL

    A 2 to 3 inch layer of mulch is sufficient but remember to take care not to cover any part of the stem of the plant with mulch. Be sure that these fertilizers have minor elements as well.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Baby Gem Boxwood
    Prices start at : 19.95 USD / 1 GAL

    When using boxwood as a hedge, begin pruning when the shrub is young rather than waiting several years until it has achieved a lot of growth. Do not hard prune any area where you want to achieve leaf growth, as they may not respond for a few years.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Bridal Wreath Spirea
    Prices start at : 38.95 USD / 3 GAL

    After back filling and lightly compacting the 50/50 mix of existing soil and compost give the Bridal Wreath Spirea a good deep watering. Many times, less expensive fertilizers are sold that contain only the major elements needed, but not the minor elements.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Little Princess Spirea
    Prices start at : 26.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Prune limbs flush to the feeder branches without leaving nubs. The second number in the fertilizer equation is representative of Phosphorus. Espoma products are easy to use, just sprinkle around the base of the plant and water it in.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Double Play Pink Spirea
    Prices start at : 46.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Prune limbs flush to the feeder branches without leaving nubs. The second number in the fertilizer equation is representative of Phosphorus. Espoma products are easy to use, just sprinkle around the base of the plant and water it in.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Bloomerang Pink Perfume Lilac
    Prices start at : 27.95 USD / 1 GAL

    A very large shrub in the ground will take 2 – 3 lbs spread around the drip line of the branches (not next to the trunk). We do not recommend using straight topsoil or compost as a back-fill soil because more times than not these products will retain...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Baby Jade Boxwood
    Prices start at : 19.95 USD / 1 GAL

    When using boxwood as topiary or bonsai, pruning may be done several times a year as needed, although late summer or fall would stimulate new growth that would be susceptible to winter injury.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Dwarf English Boxwood
    Prices start at : 22.95 USD / 1 GAL

    It is a naturally occuring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. It may take several years for them to recover if they survive at all. This allows them to maintain their shape and beauty for long periods of time without...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Magic Carpet Spirea
    Prices start at : 44.95 USD / 3 GAL

    An example would be 10-10-10 or 12-4-8. Mulching helps to keep weeds away which will compete with your new investment for water and nutrients. Its general purpose is to maintain or restore vigor to the plant.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Lilac Agincourt Beauty
    Prices start at : 27.95 USD / 1 GAL

    Pruning has been described as a “combination of art and science.” I find pruning to be one of the most relaxing yet rewarding chores in the garden. A very large shrub in the ground will take 2 – 3 lbs spread around the drip line of the branches...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Double Play Red Spirea
    Prices start at : 46.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Most of the water you put on the plant at first will run away from the plant until the soil is soaked. We highly recommend that you mulch your Double Play Red Spirea with either a ground hardwood mulch or a ground cypress mulch depending on your local...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Weigelia Midnight Wine
    Prices start at : 44.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Always be sure to look on the fertilizer label on the back of the bag to see exactly what is included in the fertilizer. We highly recommend that you mulch your Weigelia Midnight Wine with either a ground hardwood mulch or a ground cypress mulch depending...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Shasta Viburnum
    Prices start at : 47.95 USD / 3 GAL

    It is a naturally occuring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. A good rule is that you should still be able to see the soil the plant was grown in after back-filling the hole.
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Viburnum Cardinal Candy
    Prices start at : 47.95 USD / 3 GAL

    That is why we do not recommend planting in a hole any deeper than the soil line of the plant in the pot. Pruning a specific plant to look a specific way, involves art in creating a unique definition for a specific plant, and it involves science in understanding...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Golden Dream Boxwood
    Prices start at : 24.95 USD / 1 GAL

    Considered the classic evergreen shrub. Thinning allows the leaves to grow along the entire branch, not just the tips, resulting in a fuller look. In 4000 B.C. Egyptians used clipped box hedges in their gardens, as did Emperor Augustus during his reign...
    Maryland
    Bowie
    Lilac beauty of Moscow
    Prices start at : 54.95 USD / 3 GAL

    Removing the dead and dying limbs will minimize the possibility of diseases such as “dieback” and will also allow the plant to re-concentrate its energies and produce flowers. Although the three elements just mentioned are the major elements necessary...
    Maryland
    Bowie