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You will find here anything that keeps its leaf, but isn't a conifer !! As a general rule, they are all acid lovers, site all evergreens out of cold drying winter winds. When the ground is frozen in winter, plants are unable to take up moisture to compensate for the desiccating effects of the wind.
Buxus koreanaXsempervirens, 'Green Mountain', Z 4,5,6,7,8, DR, hedge topiary
Mature height - 5'x3', Growth - Slow, Light - S-Psh, Soil - Med., Origin - Hybrid
A happy marriage of 'sempervirens' cute leaves and the good green winter color of 'koreana'. The 'mountain' is quite a steep column, a nice accent, pot plant or lined up like soldiers to form a hedge.
Buxus koreana X sempervirens, 'Green Velvet', Z 4,5,6,7,8, DR, hedge topiary
Mature height - 3'x3', Growth - Slow, Light - S-Psh, Soil - Med., Origin - Hybrid
'Green Velvet' is more rounded than its sibling of the same parentage, but with the same desirable attributes as listed above.
Leucothoe fontanesiana, 'Nana', Z 5,6,7, DR, foliage
Mature height - 2'x2', Growth - Med., Light - Psh-Sh, Soil - Med., Origin - Eastern US
Nice edge plant in hummus rich shady border. White flowers in July. Leaves turn a rich burgundy/purple fall color as good as 'Rogers Burgundy' below.
Leucothoe fontanesiana, 'Rogers Burgundy', Z 5,6,7, DR, foliage
Mature height - 4'x4', Growth - Med., Light - Psh-Sh, Soil - Med., Origin - Eastern US
It selling point is as its name suggests its rich burgundy winter color.
easy ordering...... see plants that you like, copy and paste into an e-mail with quantity, shipping state, send e-mail to Chris@plantandgnome.com We'll send you an order acknowledgement, confirming availability and how to proceed. Or call: 304 881 7037.