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Malus/Crabapple
Pink Sparkles® Crabapple
Malus 'Malusquest' (pp#12482)
Height: 15' Spread: 12' Zone: 4
Cross of 'Prairiefire' and 'Red Jewel' Crabapples. Compact, upright accent tree. Soft pinkish-white flowers. Bright, cherry-red fruit lasts through winter into spring.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Prairiefire Crabapple
Malus 'Prairiefire'
Height: 20' Spread: 20' Zone: 4
Prolific spring flowers are a beautiful dark red-purple. Leaves emerge maroon, aging to a red-tinged green, and turn yellow to orange in fall. Maroon fruit. Highly disease resistant.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Purple Prince Crabapple
Malus 'Purple Prince'
Height: 20' Spread: 20' Zone: 4
An outstanding rosy bloom crab. Rounded habit. Purple leaves, becoming bronzegreen. Rose red flowers in spring. Maroon fruit. Fast grower that does not suffer from stem splitting. Excellent disease resistance.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Red Barron Crabapple
Malus 'Red Barron'
Height: 18' Spread: 8' Zone: 4
Narrow, columnar structure. Dark red flowers in spring, followed by dark red fruit. Leaves emerge purple before fading to bronze-green. Narrow habit makes this a great street tree.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Royal Raindrops® Snowdrift Crabapple
Malus
Height: 20' Spread: 15' Zone: 4
New selection with superior disease resistance, adaptability, heat and drought tolerance. Magenta pink blooms, deep purple foliage, red fruit. Fall color is a mix of bronze, orange, and purple.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Snowdrift Crabapple
Malus 'Snowdrift'
Height: 20' Spread: 20' Zone: 4
Very uniform and symmetrical crown creating a formal look. Pink buds open to white flowers in spring. Orange-red fruit. Leaves are glossy green, changing to yellow in fall. Popular specimen tree.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Spring Snow Crabapple
Malus 'Spring Snow'
Height: 25' Spread: 22' Zone: 4
Larger crab with full branching that produces a dense foliage appearance. Pure white flowers in spring. No fruit, making it ideal for spaces where fallen fruit is objectionable. Green leaves, yellow in fall.
Available: B&B: 11/2", 13/4", 2", 21/2", 3"
Bare Root: 11/2", 13/4", 2"
Miscanthus/Perennial Grass
Dwarf Variegated Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Dixieland'
Height: 3-4' Spread: 3-4' Zone: 5
Densely-tufted, dwarf form of 'Variegatus'. Wide, linear, arching, variegated green leaves with ivory stripes. Tiny reddish flowers in late summer, maturing to silverywhite plumes which last through much or all of winter. Foliage tans after frost.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'
Height: 4-7' Spread: 3-6' Zone: 5
Green leaves with silver midrib forming a substantial, rounded, arching clump of foliage. Turns yellowish after frost, fades to straw-beige by winter. Tiny reddishcopper flower tassels above foliage in September, maturing to silvery-white plumes persisting into winter. An old and popular cultivar.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Graziella Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'
Height: 5-6' Spread: 3-4' Zone: 5
Narrow green leaves form a substantial, rounded, arching clump of foliage. Turns orange-red in fall, fades to straw-beige by winter. Tiny white flower tassels above foliage in late summer, maturing to silvery-white plumes in fall, persisting into winter.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Huron Sunrise Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Huron Sunrise'
Height: 4-6' Spread: 3-4' Zone: 4
Green foliage with silver midrib. Profuse burgundy flowers make an early show in mid-August. Clump forming.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Dwarf Zebra Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'
Height: 3-4' Spread: 2-3' Zone: 5
Clump-forming grass noted for its horizontally banded foliage. Compact, upright grower. Distinctive yellow bands on foliage retain color throughout growing season. Wine-purple flower plumes extend well above foliage in late summer, fading to creamy tan in winter.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Morning Light Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'
Height: 4-6' Spread: 3-4' Zone: 5
Smaller, more fine-textured version of 'Gracillimus'. Upright, rounded clump. Very narrow green leaves with while variegation on the margins, making for an overall silvery appearance. Reddish-copper flowers above foliage in September, maturing to silvery-white plumes persisting well into winter.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Variegated Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'
Height: 5-9' Spread: 4-5' Zone: 5
Arching, rounded clump. Leaf blades variegated with green and white stripes. Foliage fades to tan after frost. Reddish flower tassels above foliage in fall, turning to silvery plumes persisting well into winter.
Available: Container: #2 (18")
Panicum/Switchgrass
Prairie Fire Red Switchgrass
Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Fire'
Height: 4-5' Spread: 1-2' Zone: 5
Warm season grass that grows in a dense, erect, narrow clump. Tall, upright bluegreen foliage turns deep wine red early in the season. Large, finely-textured rosetinted flower panicles emerge on top of foliage in late summer, fading to beige in fall and persisting for winter interest.
Available: Container: #2 (3')
Pennisetum/Fountain Grass
Burgundy Bunny Miniature Fountain Grass
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Burgundy Bunny'
Height: 12-16" Spread: 16" Zone: 5
Petite grass with narrow green leaves tinged with wine red color in summer, transforming to all-over blazing red color in fall until frost. Small tufted cream flower plumes in late summer.
Available: Container: #2 (15")
Dwarf Fountain Grass
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'
Height: 2-3' Spread: 1-2' Zone: 5
Arching, deep green foliage in an upright clump. Leaves change to orange-bronze in fall and beige in late fall, and maintain winter interest. Showy, wheat-like flower spikes arch outward from the clump in a fountain-like display in late summer.
Available: Container: #2 (2')