Hemlocks are lovely trees but the use of native species has been tempered by three debilitating pests: Hemlock Wooly Adelgid, Spruce Spider Mites and Elongate Hemlock Scale. Chinese Hemlock...
￼￼A small to medium sized, native shade tree. And quite nice with its flaking bark that somehow blends perfectly with the medium green foliage. Fall color is yellow. Bark and structure make...
Rich summer foliage with a dash of reddish new growth. Fall colors of yellow, orange, red and burgundy. Fine textured structure with fluted trunk to add winter interest.And it's a native! Sm...
The Katsura tree, native to Japan, makes an excellent specimen or shade tree in the landscape. Its foliage offers an array of color throughout the year. In spring, heart-shaped leaves emerge...
Lilac (Peking 'Beijing Gold')
A Tree Lilac with good form and excellent late spring flowers. The bark is not as showy as the 'China Snow' but the outline is superior with a straighter stem and a more balanced growth habi...
Syringa pekinensis 'Beijing Gold'
Lilac (Peking 'China Snow')
The flowers are pleasing and the bark is sensational, especially in winter when we're all looking for that eye candy in the garden. The reddish bark is reminiscent of the Paperbark Maple and...
Syringa pekinensis 'China Snow'
Locust ('Twisty Baby')
A great conversation piece. Twisty Baby is a mostly sterile cultivar of the native Black Locust that inhabits abandoned fields and disturbed sites of Appalachia. The foliage is a striking gr...
Robinia pseudoacacia 'Lace Lady'
This is a handsome, yet little known and used tree. The foliage emerges a unique blue-green, maturing to a rich dark green. The panicles of white flowers bloom midsummer when few other trees...
A very well mannered and adaptable medium-sized tree that that matures at about 40’ high and 25' wide. The flowers are very pleasing in a gentle sort of way. The foliage is sensational with...
Magnolia x ‘Elizabeth’
Magnolia, Sweetbay 'Moonglow'
There's nothing quite like the lemon scent of the blooming sweetbay blossoms on an early summer evening. The creamcolored flowers, while very attractive individually, do not appear in large...
Magnolia virginiana ‘Moonglow’