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Cherry

Cherry (Nanking) This shrub has small pink flowers and delicious red fruits.  The leaves are soft and green.  Do not plant this shrub over 8,500 feet.  It will grow 10′ tall and 10′ wide.

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Little Princess Spirea

Little Princess Spirea S japonica This spirea has small leaves on wiry stems.  The flowers are pink in the summer and the leaves will turn dark red in the fall.  This is a great ground cover shrub.  Do not plant … Continue reading

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Yarrow

Yarrow (Pink, Yellow) Achillea (millefoleum ‘Rosea’, filipendulina) The Yarrow has foliage of gray-green and flowers of pink or yellow appearing in June-September.  Do not plant it above 9,600 feet.  They can grow to be 24-36” high and 12-24” wide.

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Iceplant

Ice Plant (Purple, Yellow, Starburst) Delasperma The Ice Plant has low growing succulent leaves that form a dense spreading mat. It comes in different varieties each with a different color of flower that include purple, yellow, and purple-pink with large … Continue reading

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Sweet William

Sweet William Dianthus barbatus These perennials bloom in late spring to summer with flowers in red, pink, purple-red, or multicolored that are aromatically pleasing.  They can grow to be 6-18” high and 12-24” wide.

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Sedum

Sedum (Autumn Joy) S. spectabile ‘Autumn Joy’ In August, it will frost blooms in vivid pink, then maturing to red or copper. These are a dependable perennial with attractive, fleshy light-green leaves from spring through fall.  Do not plant it … Continue reading

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Salvia

Salvia (Purple Flowering Sage) S. argentea These upright plants have blooms of purple in the months of June to August. These blooms can be blue, purple, rose, violet, pink or white.  These sturdy upright spikes provide months of color.  Deer … Continue reading

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Oriental Poppy

Oriental Poppy Papaver orientale The Oriental Poppy blooms in the Late Spring to Early Summer of Red, Pink, Orange, or White and having green foliage. This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies, and birds.  They can grow to be 24-36” … Continue reading

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Lupine

Lupine (Russell Hybrids) Lupinus ‘Russell Strain’ The Lupine blooms of brilliant colored flowers between the months of May and July. It has foliage in the shape of a fan.  Do not plant it above 9,500 feet.  They can grow to … Continue reading

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Lenten Rose

Lenten Rose Helleborus orientalis Foliage is Evergreen Deciduous and smooth-textured on the Lenten Rose. This plant blooms in late winter/early spring with blooms of pink, purple, or white.  They can grow to be 12-18” high and 15-18” wide.

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