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Magnolia

Magnolia (Saucer) M. x soulangeana Large saucer-shaped creamy white blooms in the spring are followed by dark green leaves.  This plant is a great addition to any garden or landscape.  The max elevation recommended is 6,000.  The plant can grow … Continue reading

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Snowmound Spirea

Snowmound Spirea This low growing will be filled with white flowers in the spring.  It has dark green leaves.  Plant this spirea up to 8,000 feet.  It will grow 4′ tall and 3′ wide.

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Sand Cherry

Sand Cherry (Western) Prunus besseyi This is a hardy plant that is known for its amazing white flowers that cover the entire plant in the month of May.  The silver-green leaves will turn a copper color in fall and small … Continue reading

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Golden Ninebark

Ninebark (Golden) Physocarpus opulifolius This is a great accent to the Diablo Ninebark.  This shrub has golden leaves and flowers white flowers in May and June.  Do not plant it over 7,500 feet.  This shrub will reach 6′ tall and … Continue reading

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Yellowtwig Dogwood

Yellowtwig Dogwood Cornus sericea flaviramea This shrub also has year-round appeal.  It has yellow bark, white flowers and bluish white berries.  It can attract birds. Do not plant this shrub above 9,500 feet.  It will grow 6′ tall and 6′ … Continue reading

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Variegated Iris

Variegated Iris I. pallida ‘Variegata’ The Variegated Iris has non-fading leaves of light green and white. It blooms with light blue, fragrant flowers.  Do not plant it above 7,000 feet.  They can grow to be 30-45” high and 36” wide.

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Japanese Iris

Japanese Iris I ensata Mix The Japanese Iris has large blooms of white or blue with veins of purple. It prefers acidic soil. Do not plant it above 7,000 feet. They can grow to be 24-36” high and 12-18” wide. … Continue reading

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Snow in Summer

Snow in Summer Cerastium tomentosum This hardy ground cover holds it’s color throughout the winter. With foliage of silver-gray and flowers of white, this perennial shows best during the months of May-June  Do not plant it above 10,000 feet.  They … Continue reading

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Shasta Daisy

Shasta Daisy Leucanthemum X superbum In June through September, it has blooms of white with yellow centers, this perennial gives a brilliant and fun summer display. Butterflies love to perch on the blooms that are held up by stiff naked … 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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