Compact Japanese Red Pine

Compact Japanese Red Pine

Pinus densiflora

‘Tanyosho Compacta’

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Fertile, moist, well draining
  • Height: 2-6′
  • Width: 2-8′
  • Bloom Time: n/a
  • Bloom Colour: n/a
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Borers, pine tip moth, rust
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, Winter interest
  • Zone: 4-9

Example Varieties:

Japanese Yew

Japanese Yew

Taxus cuspidata

 

‘Erecta Coleform’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Most soil types
  • Height: 40-50′
  • Width: 10-20′
  • Bloom Time: n/a
  • Bloom Colour: n/a
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Mealybugs, scale, root rot, crown rot
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders, privacy
  • Special Features: Fragrant, Winter interest, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 4-9

Example Varieties:

Mock Orange

Mock Orange

Philadelphus sp.

  • Light Exposure: Sun-partial shade
  • Soil Type: Fertile ,well draining
  • Height: 3-15′
  • Width: Up to 6′
  • Bloom Time: Early Summer
  • Bloom Colour: White
  • Foliage Colour: Medium green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, mildew, leaf spot
  • Landscape Uses: Beds ,borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, drought tolerant
  • Zone: 4-7

Example Varieties:

Purple Flowering Raspberry

Purple Flowering Raspberry

Rubus odoratus

  • Light Exposure: Sun-partial shade
  • Soil Type: Moist, rich
  • Height: 5-6′
  • Width: 3-5′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Green, red in Fall
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Attracts butterflies, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 4-6

Example Varieties:

Rhododendron

Rhododendron, Azalea

Rhododendron sp.

  • Light Exposure: Partial sun-shade
  • Soil Type: Moist, acidic, well draining
  • Height: Up to 25′
  • Width: Up to 25′
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Fall, depending on variety
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, white, yellow, orange, red, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Deep green
  • Pests and Disease: Lace bugs, mealybugs, scale, leaf miners, cankers, nematodes, beetle, borers, aphids, root rot, leaf gall, leaf spot
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Attractive foliage, fragrant, Winter interest, Fall colour
  • Zone: 3-9

Example Varieties:

Rose-Alba

Alba Roses

Rosa sp.

 

‘Semiplena’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun-partial shade
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 2-8′
  • Width: 6-10′
  • Bloom Time: Mid Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, white
  • Foliage Colour: Bluish green
  • Pests and Disease: Rot, black spot, mildew, spider mites, aphids, Japanese beetles
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, Winter interest, attracts birds, attractive foliage, cut and dried flowers
  • Zone: 4-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Bourbon

Bourbon Roses

Rosa sp.

 

‘Variegata di Bologna’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 4-7′
  • Width: 5-8′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, white, purple, red
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Fungus, black spot, mildew
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Attractive foliage, fragrant, cut and dried flowers
  • Zone: 6-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Centifolia

Centifolia Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Fantin-Latour’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 2-8′
  • Width: 4-8′
  • Bloom Time: Early Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, white, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant ,cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-China

China Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Hofgaertner Kalb’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 3-6′
  • Width: 3-6
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, purple, white, red
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Leaf spot, mildew, aphids
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 7-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Damask

Damask Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Stanwell Perpetual’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 3-7′
  • Width: 5-8′
  • Bloom Time: Spring or Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, white
  • Foliage Colour: Gray/green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, Japanese beetle, fungus
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant ,cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Floribunda

Floribunda Rose

Rose sp.

 

‘Julia Child’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 4-7′
  • Width: 3-6′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Yellow, orange, red, pink, white, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 4-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Gallica

Gallica Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Tuscany’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 4-6′
  • Width: 4-6′
  • Bloom Time: Spring or Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Dark green
  • Pests and Disease: Black spot, aphids, Japanese beetle
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Hybrid Musk

Hybrid Musk Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Cornelia’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun to shade
  • Soil Type: Rich, moist, well draining
  • Height: 4-8′
  • Width: 4-8′
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Fall
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, yellow, white, orange, red
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Mildew
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 6-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Hybrid Perpetual

Hybrid Perpetual Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Barrone Prevost’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 4-7′
  • Width: 3-6′
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Fall
  • Bloom Colour: pink, red
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Leaf spot, fungus, aphids, Japanese beetles
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant ,attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Hybrid Tea

Hybrid Tea Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Scent-Sation’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 5-8′
  • Width: 3-6
  • Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
  • Bloom Colour: All
  • Foliage Colour: Mid to dark green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, Japanese beetle, leaf spot, mildew
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Cut and dried flowers, fragrant, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 4-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Kordesii

Kordesii Rose

Rosa kordesii

 

‘Dortmund’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Fertile, well draining
  • Height: 6-8′
  • Width: 6-8
  • Bloom Time: Late Spring to early Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Deep pink
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 3-9

Example Varieties:

Rose-Miniature

Miniature Rose

Rosa sp.

‘Pink Bells’

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Rich, well draining
  • Height: 8-24″
  • Width: 12-18″
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: All
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Mildew, rot, spider mites, aphids
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders, containers
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 4-11

Example Varieties:

Rose-Moss

Moss Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Blanche Moreau’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 3-7′
  • Width: 5-8′
  • Bloom Time: Spring or Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Pink, red, purple
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, spider mites, mold, mildew
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, cut flowers, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Persian Yellow

Persian Yellow Rose

Rosa foetida persiana

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 3-10′
  • Width: 6′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Yellow
  • Foliage Colour: Bright green
  • Pests and Disease: Black spot
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 4-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Polyantha

Polyantha Rose

Rosa sp.

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, fertile, well draining
  • Height: 2-4′
  • Width: 2-3′
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Coral, pink, purple, white, orange
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant ,cut flowers, drought tolerant, attractive foliage
  • Zone: 3-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Portland

Portland Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Comte de Chambord’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Fertile, moist, well draining
  • Height: 2-4′
  • Width: 3-5′
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Red, pink
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, spider mites, mold, mildew, leaf spot
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 5-10

Example Varieties:

Rose-Shrub

Shrub Rose

Rosa sp.

 

‘Prairie Princess’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 4-10′
  • Width: 4-10
  • Bloom Time: Spring to Summer
  • Bloom Colour: All
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Aphids, leaf spot, mildew, gray mold, spider mites, Japanese beetles
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders, privacy
  • Special Features: Fragrant, attractive foliage, cut flowers
  • Zone: 3-10

Example Varieties:

Scarlet Firethorn

Scarlet Firethorn, European Firethorn

Pyracantha coccinea

 

‘Chadwickii’

 

  • Light Exposure: Sun-partial shade
  • Soil Type: Well draining
  • Height: 6-15′
  • Width: 8-15′
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Bloom Colour: White; orange or red berries in Fall
  • Foliage Colour: Dark green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Winter interest, Fall colour, drought tolerant, attracts birds
  • Zone: 6-9

Example Varieties:

Siberian Peashrub

Siberian Peashrub

Caragana arborescens

‘Walker’

  • Light Exposure: Sun
  • Soil Type: Most soil types
  • Height: Up to 10′
  • Width: Up to 4′
  • Bloom Time: Early Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Yellow
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Trouble free
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders, hedge, privacy
  • Special Features: Fragrant, drought tolerant
  • Zone: 2-9

Example Varieties: