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Abies koreana 'Silberlocke' #3 Abies koreana 'Silberlocke' #3 (Horstmann's Silberlocke Fir)
size in 10 years: 5-10 ft. grows Sun to Partial Sun -30 to -20 F Silver-green foliage The green needles of this intermediate sized conifer are recurved, displaying the silver-white underside resulting in a gleaming color and texture and giving it a very distinctive look. As it matures, the tiered and horizontal branching will become more apparent. The tinted cones are beautiful. #3 size pot
$ 94.95
Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader' Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader' (Golden Spreader Fir)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Shade to Partial Zone 5 Golden Yellow foliage A tough specimen to grow. It is definitely a challenge and requires TLC. However, it has such an appealing appearance -- maybe you want to give it a try like us. Plant early in the season and plant in full shade. #1 size pot
$ 44.95
Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader' Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader' (Golden Spreader Fir)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Shade to Partial Zone 5 Golden Yellow foliage A tough specimen to grow. It is definitely a challenge and requires TLC. However, it has such an appealing appearance -- maybe you want to give it a try like us. Plant early in the season and plant in full shade. #3 size pot
$ 94.95
Buxus 'Green Velvet' #7 (Green Velvet Boxwood)
size in 10 years: 12-24" H, 24" W Sun to Part Shade 4b Green Foliage foliage This boxwood has the look of English Boxwood with its lush, glossy, deep green leaf color. It has a compact habit and draping, mounding form that requires very little - if any - pruning. The darker green foliage holds its color all year. Excellent in the perennial garden providing wonderful form in addition to winter interest. It keeps its velvety green foliage color through the winter. It is also an excellent choice for low, formal hedges or know gardens. #7 size pot
$ 44.95
Buxus 'Green Velvet'  #3 Buxus 'Green Velvet' #3 (Green Velvet Boxwood)
size in 10 years: 12-24"H, 24"W Sun to Part Shade Zone 4b Green foliage This boxwood has the look of English Boxwood with its lush, glossy, deep green leaf color. It has a compact habit and draping, mounding form and requires very little - if any - pruning. The darker green foliage holds its color all year. Excellent in the perennial garden providing wonderful form in addition to winter interest. It keeps its velvety green foliage color through the winter. It is also an excellent choice for low, formal hedges or knot gardens. Developed in Canada. You can see it in our Display Garden. #3 size pot
$ 34.95
Buxus microphylla var koreana  #2 Buxus microphylla var koreana #2 (Korean Boxwood)
size in 10 years: 24-30"H, 3-4' W Sun to Part Shade Zone 4-9 Green foliage The Korean littleleaf boxwood is a dense, compact, many branched broad mounded evergreen with a loose and open habit. It an extremely hardy variety that is a good choice for the northern climate. This slow growing boxwood can be used as a hedge, foundation plant, specimen or accent plant. 1-1/2 gallon size pot
$ 10.95
Buxus microphylla var koreana  #3 Buxus microphylla var koreana #3 (Korean Boxwood)
size in 10 years: 24-30"H, 3-4' W Sun to Part Shade Zone 4-9 Green foliage The Korean little leaf boxwood is a dense, compact, many branched broad mounded evergreen with a loose and open habit. It an extremely hardy variety that is a good choice for the northern climate. This slow growing boxwood can be used as a hedge, foundation plant, specimen or accent plant. #3 size pot
$ 18.95
Gingko biloba 'Mariken' Gingko biloba 'Mariken' (Mariken Maidenhair Tree)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun to Part Shade Zone 4 Green foliage This compact, bushy selection which descended with the unique history of the species, has the same fan-shaped green leaves that turn bright yellow in the fall. But 'Mariken' stays very small with thick spreading branches loaded with dense foliage. It is slow growing and provides a high interest architectural feature. The form is flat and rounded and ideal for either the garden or container. #3 size pot
$ 78.95
Juniperus procumbens 'Nana' Juniperus procumbens 'Nana' (Dwarf Japanese Garden Juniper)
size in 10 years: 4-5' spread grows Sun to Partial Shade Zone 4 Green foliage Fragrant A spreading dwarf, compact. and mat forming evergreen shrub has layered sprays of branches and leaves. Needles are sharply pointed, yellow green leaves in threes. Foliage becomes slightly purple in winter. It can be used to provide a spreading carpet 3-5' wide, used for mass planting as a turf substitute, on slopes for erosion control, around tall shrubs and trees, or allowed to spill over containers or walls. This tough juniper tolerates heat, drought, dry growing conditions and city pollutants. It is however, intolerant of wet soils. #3 size pot
$ 34.95
Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Golden Joy' Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Golden Joy' (Golden Joy Juniper)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 4 Yellow foliage A new cultivar from Holland offering improvements over other golden junipers. A brighter yellow that it maintains throughout the year. This spreading juniper is easy to grow and its compact form will stay beautiful and maintain a manageable size for years. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea abies 'Acrocona' Picea abies 'Acrocona' (Acrocona Norway Spruce)
size in 10 years: Intermediate Sun Zone 3 Green foliage The name 'Acrocona' means "with terminal cones on the ends of the branches". Even when young, 'Acrocona' develops remarkable, raspberry-red cones on the tips of its branches in spring. This unusual coning habit tends to modify growth rate and shape and to produce a broad, spreading pyramid, which becomes wider than tall with age. #6 size pot
$ 96.95
Picea abies 'Elegans' Picea abies 'Elegans' (Dwarf Elegans Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 3 Green foliage A perfect low garden accent having irregularly rounded form. Slightly ascending and densely arranged branching and dark green in color. A dependable conifer and one that will add classy elegance to any garden. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea abies 'Pendula Weeping' Picea abies 'Pendula Weeping' (Weeping Norway Spruce)
size in 10 years: Varies Sun Zone 3 Green foliage The dark green foliage of the Weeping Norway Spruce can be staked and trained into an outstanding upright specimen; it can be allowed to grow as an undulating groundcover that drapes over slopes and walls; or they can be planted in a row, staked and trained on wire supports to form into a narrow living fence,. Our specimen is planted in a great deal of shade where it has stayed relatively small -- but has a very full appearance. It is a wonderful dark green and seems to fit perfectly on the corner of our Sun Room where we can view it all winter from indoors. #3 size pot
$ 64.95
Picea abies 'Pusch' #2 (Dwarf Norway Spruce)
size in 10 years: 1' tall x 2' wide Sun Zone 2 Green foliage 'Pusch' is a dwarf spreading evergreen conifer with green needles. Loaded with tiny bright raspberry cones in the spring. It is a dwarf version of 'Acrocona' #2 size pot
$ 44.95
Picea abies 'Pusch' #3 Picea abies 'Pusch' #3 (Dwarf Norway Spruce)
size in 10 years: 1' tall x 2' W Sun Zone 2 Green foliage 'Pusch' is a dwarf spreading evergreen conifer with green needles. Loaded with tiny bright raspberry cones in the spring. It is a dwarf version of 'Acrocona' #3 size pot
$ 74.95
Picea abies 'Thumbelina' Picea abies 'Thumbelina'
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun Zone 3 Green foliage This extremely dense tiny Norway Spruce was found as a witch's broom on Picea abies 'Gregoryana Parsonii' - which is also a dwarf alpine. 'Thumbelina' is more globose forming a tight cushion of sharp, short needles. #2 size pot
$ 44.95
Picea abies 'Thumbelina' Picea abies 'Thumbelina'
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun Zone 3 Green foliage This extremely dense tiny Norway Spruce was found as a witch's broom on Picea abies 'Gregoryana Parsonii' - which is also a dwarf alpine. 'Thumbelina' is more globose forming a tight cushion of sharp, short needles. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea abies 'Tompa' #1 Picea abies 'Tompa' #1 (Dwarf Norway Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 3 Green foliage Fresh green needles and a compact habit make this slow growing Norway Spruce a great choice for smaller gardens and landscape uses. It has the appearance of the popular Dwarf Alberta Spruce but is a far superior selection. Mature size is about 5' x 5'. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea glauca 'Blue Planet' Picea glauca 'Blue Planet' (Blue Planet Alberta Spruce)
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun Zone 4 Bluish Green foliage This miniature has short, thin needles that have a slight blue cast which complements true greens and blues in the landscape. A globe shaped spruce. Good for tight garden spaces. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea glauca 'Elf' Picea glauca 'Elf' (Elf Alberta Spruce)
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun Zone 4 Green foliage Another miniature Alberta Spruce with extremely slow growth. It forms a dense globe with short, fine needles that emerge blue-green in spring. It is a witch's broom found on Picea glauca 'Conica'. Ideal for the rock garden, trough, or miniature railroad. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Picea glauca 'Jean's Dilly'┬® Picea glauca 'Jean's Dilly'┬® (Jean's Dilly Alberta Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 4 Green foliage Pronounced 'John's Dilly'. It is considered an extraordinary selection named after conifer pioneer Jean Iseli. Short, fine needles display a distinctive twist. It is smaller, denser, and slower growing than other dwarf Alberta spruce. #2 size pot
$ 24.95
Picea omorika 'Kamenz'  #1 Picea omorika 'Kamenz' #1 (Kamenz Serbian Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 4 Bluish Green foliage A beautiful, spreading Serbian Spruce having a distinctive two-tone look. Short branches covered with needles are green on top and silver beneath showing off both colors at once. It is a slow-growing and easy selection and has minimal maintenance. #1 size pot
$ 32.95
Picea omorika 'Minima' ('Minima' Serbian Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf grows 2 - 4 " per year Zone 4 Blue-Green foliage Tiny silvery blue-green needles on thin short stems radiate in all directions making 'Minima' an exciting addition to any garden. Its round form and sparkling color make it a perfect complement to other garden plants and conifers of all colors. #4 size pot
$ 48.95
Picea omorika 'Pimoko' Picea omorika 'Pimoko' (Pimoko Serbian Spruce)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 4 Bluish Green foliage Color and texture set 'Pimoko' apart from other dwarf Serbian Spruce selections. The showy, dark needles, accented with a bluish cast and silvery undersides seem to sparkle. Reddish brown buds add to the effect. It is globe shaped when young and develops multiple leaders and an upright, broad shape with maturity. #3 size pot
$ 78.95
Picea oriental is 'Tom Thumb' Picea oriental is 'Tom Thumb' (Tom Thumb Oriental Spruce)
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun Zone 4 Yellow foliage Striking golden fingers of tight foliage point out from the center of this attractive layered globe. Extremely slow growing and very compact. #3 size pot
$ 128.95
Picea x mariana 'Machala' Picea x mariana 'Machala'
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 3 Bluish Green foliage This hybrid nest type spruce combines the shorter softer needles of Picea mariana and the two color needles of Picea omorika. This attractive selection is distinctive and super hardy. It produces slim, straight shoots on horizontal branches so it stays low and slowly builds height with age. #3 size pot
$ 74.95
Pinus contorta 'Taylor's Sunburst' Pinus contorta 'Taylor's Sunburst' (Taylors Sunburst Lodgepole Pine)
size in 10 years: Intermediate Sun Zone 5 Green/Yellow foliage Brilliant, golden-yellow new growth erupts in spring and makes 'Taylor's Sunburst' a vibrant show-stopper. The striking color lasts for weeks, then gradually softens to a light, yellow green as the foliage hardens. Red pollen cones add contrast to this extraordinary conifer. #1 size pot
$ 48.95
Pinus mugo 'Benjamin' Pinus mugo 'Benjamin' (Benjamin Mugo Pine)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 2 Green foliage A classic, truly dwarf mugo. The dense upright branches are covered with uniform bunches of short green needles. It has a wonderful appearance and forms a low compact mound. Waxy white buds decorate this slow growing conifer. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Pinus mugo 'Jacobsen' Pinus mugo 'Jacobsen' (Jacobsen Mugo Pine)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun -50 to -40 F Green foliage The 'Jacobsen' mugo pine is a new selection from Denmark. It naturally has aesthetics associated with an ancient skillfully manicured bonsai specimen. The dark green needles are set artfully against the strong trunk and branch structure giving this slow growing pine the look of venerable age and beauty. #1 size pot
$ 42.95
Pinus mugo 'Mitsch Mini' Pinus mugo 'Mitsch Mini' (Mitsch Mini TRUdwarf® Mugo.)
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun -50 to -40 F Green foliage This distinctive beauty is extremely slow growing and dense. The tiny bun shaped mugo looks like a mound of moss. It has a frosted look when its waxy buds emerge. It sports so many short branchlets and so many slightly twisted short needles that its surface appears smooth. #1 size pot
$ 24.95
Pinus mugo 'Teeny' Pinus mugo 'Teeny' (Teeny TRUdwarf® Mugo)
size in 10 years: Dwarf Sun Zone 2 Green foliage This dwarf mugo sports tiny, uniformly straight rich green needles, a very neat habit and extremely slow growth rate. Needles are held radially, spreading out from the center on each of many short, well clothed branches. Terminal buds are very showy and the tight globose plant will not outgrow even the smallest garden space. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Pinus mugo 'Valley Cushion' Pinus mugo 'Valley Cushion' (Valley Cushion TRUdwarf® Mugo.)
size in 10 years: 2 - 3' tall grows Sun -50 to -40 F Green foliage Medium green color, short small needles and mounding globose shape. This very compact pine stays low and flat, much wider than tall. Reddish new buds compliment the short, medium green needles, and plants grow very slowly, so they require little or no pruning. TRUdwarf┬® #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Pinus parviflora 'Glauca Brevifolia' Pinus parviflora 'Glauca Brevifolia' (Glauca Brevifolia Japanese White Pine)
size in 10 years: Large Sun Zone 5 Bluish Green foliage Blue green needles in tight bundles and having an upward curve imparting a relatively fine texture. Form is narrow, compact and upright. It is a slow grower 6-10' tall and 3-5' wide in 10 years. #1 size pot
$ 34.95
Pinus strobus 'Angel Falls' Pinus strobus 'Angel Falls' (Angel Falls Weeping Pine)
size in 10 years: Intermediate Sun to Partial Shade Zone 3 Green foliage This unique weeping pine is elegant and offers wonderful style. It is a slow growing weeper having very long, very narrow light green needles and a strong weeping habit. The closely held branches develop graceful draping forms and combine a tall narrow stature with a broad, flowing skirt. #3 size pot
$ 94.95
Pinus strobus 'Niagara Falls' Pinus strobus 'Niagara Falls' (Niagara Falls White Pine)
size in 10 years: Weeping Sun Zone 3 Green foliage This distinctive sport of Pinus 'Pendula' has draping branches and long, two toned needles. Its compact and weeping form develops into its own very unique specimen. 2009 Collector's Conifer of the Year. #3 size pot
$ 94.95
Thuja o. Filiformis' Thuja o. Filiformis' (Thread leaf Weeping Arborvitae)
size in 10 years: 6 - 8 ft. grows Sun to Partial Shade -40 to -30 F Green foliage A unique thread-leaf white cedar. Its variable habit is conical to broadly pyramidal or even globose. Thread-like leaves much like a Chamaecyparis. It has an unusual form and would look great by a pond or stream. #2 size pot
$ 34.95
Tsuga canadensis 'Abbott's Pygmy' Tsuga canadensis 'Abbott's Pygmy' (Abbotts Pygmy Hemlock)
size in 10 years: 1 - 1.5' ft grows Sun to Partial Shade -30 to -20 F Green foliage Possibly the smallest hemlock cultivar and also one of the smallest of all conifers. Tiny dark green leaves on a globose shaped plant. Although small, it is a tough, hardy plant only needing protection from the strong afternoon sun. #1 size pot
$ 22.95
Tsuga canadensis 'Hornbeck'                      LLP Tsuga canadensis 'Hornbeck' LLP (Hornbeck Hemlock)
size in 10 years: Miniature Sun to Partial Shade Zone 4 Green foliage Rated very high for providing texture and form with its irregular shape lending to the informality of today's gardens. Tiny, flat needles and many brown buds provide a dense covering for the tight irregular mounding hemlock. The durable adaptable plant, which is bigger than 'Abbotts Pygmy' and smaller than 'Jervis' grows slowly and offers an attractive, in between size for smaller spaces. #1 size pot
$ 27.95
Tsuga canadensis 'Summer Snow' Tsuga canadensis 'Summer Snow' (Summer Snow Hemlock)
size in 10 years: Intermediate Sun or Shade Zone 4 White foliage The new spring growth of this conifer is white, producing a striking contrast against the dark green interior foliage. 'Summer Snow' is a fast growing, upright broad plant. It will grow well in both sun and shade. #6 size pot
$ 154.95

Dwarf Conifers