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  • INCREDIBALL® Blush Smooth Hydrangea

    All the same strength and beauty of the original Incrediball®, but a lovely shade of blush-pink. In early summer a sea of dark pink buds float atop sturdy stems, flushing out into massive silvery-pink blooms for a long summer show. It reblooms throughout the season and into autumn, giving this plant a complex, months-long color show. Its convenient size suits it well for use in the middle of the border, as the thriller in container plantings, and just about any other landscape application you can think of!

    Why grow Incrediball® Blush smooth hydrangea?

    • Fantastic native for the cut flower garden.
    • Very strong stems.
    • Captivating coloring.
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  • INCREDIBALL® Smooth Hydrangea

    Impressive. The massive white Blooms on Incrediball® smooth hydrangea are held aloft on extremely strong stems. Not a flopping flower to be found! These basketball-sized blooms open green, quickly turn white, and slowly mature to rich jade green. It isn’t only an improvement over the original ‘Annabelle’ for its massive flowers, but for its performance as well! These stems are so strong that they’ll hold up the dried flowers all winter long, providing an interesting view when the days are dreary. Come early spring, all you’ll have to do is give it a light trim, taking off just one-third of its height and width. And with that simple task done yearly, it’ll perform like a champion! Looks lovely as a foundation planting, in mixed beds, and when planted en masse it’s hard to look away from!

    Why grow Incrediball® smooth hydrangea?

    • Tons of extra large flowers.
    • Easy care regimen.
    • Very cold hardy, will grow in a range of locations!
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  • INVINCIBELLE GARNETTA® Smooth Hydrangea

    Enjoy hydrangea season for as long as possible with Invincibelle Garnetta® smooth hydrangea! When other smooth hydrangeas are starting to mature into their solemn beauty, Invincibelle Garnetta® is just getting started! Its deliciously dark red buds arrive and set the scene for a dramatic dual-color flower show. Its flowers open and reveal petals with light pink fronts and dark ruby-hued backs, giving you a dynamic two-toned look. As the flowers mature they turn to a soft cool pink color that contrasts nicely with large healthy foliage that looks blue in certain lighting! Year after year you’ll come to rely on this easy-going native. With its ability to flower on new wood and a naturally compact habit, you’ll find you have hardly any work to do to keep it growing beautifully.

    Why grow Invincibelle Garnetta® hydrangea?

    • Later flowering time extends hydrangea season.
    • Dark red coloring gives the garden a splash of uniqueness.
    • East maintenance = beauty you can rely on.
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  • INVINCIBELLE LACE® Smooth Hydrangea

    There is nothing out there quite like Invincibelle Lace® hydrangea. It’s the very first smooth hydrangea that features warm purple lacy florets! The delicate beauty of these lacecap flowers is enjoyed by pollinators and humans alike, not least of all for their ability to remain visible through almost any weather thanks to their hard-working stems. Each strong stem is a lovely ruby hue, providing yet another facet of beauty to enjoy, and stands solemnly upright, only swaying gently in the wind. The combination of lacy flowers and long, spaced-out stems creates the most ethereal look, perfect for mass plantings in meadow-style gardens, filling in the middle of a border, or settling into a pollinator garden to provide reliable summer pollen and nectar.

    Why grow Invincibelle Lace® smooth hydrangea?

    • Dual-purpose flowers – pretty for the garden and useful to pollinators.
    • Totally unique, a great addition for collectors or true plant geeks.
    • A fantastic cut flower, adds dimension to any arrangement.
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  • INVINCIBELLE LIMETTA® Smooth Hydrangea

    For those of us who simply cannot get enough green goodness in our gardens. Invincibelle Limetta® smooth hydrangea is the next step when it comes to the classic ‘Annabelle’ hydrangea, it has much stronger stems, a more manageably sized habit, and most importantly, it pumps up the green coloring! When it flowers in the summertime, blooms emerge a captivating jade-green hue and soften to a creamy green for a period of time before maturing to a cozy, soft green. All the while it is still putting out new flowers! With its ability to rebloom you’ll never be without a delightful blend of green flowers to admire, from early summer well into fall. This mid-size native fits easily into any color scheme or garden plan as a border filler, specimen, or even the thriller in a container.

    Why grow Invincibelle Limetta® smooth hydrangea?

    • Fantastic coloring, unique blooms all season long.
    • Reliable, hardy native.
    • Easy care regimen, no need to deadhead to encourage rebloom.
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  • INVINCIBELLE MINI MAUVETTE® Smooth Hydrangea

    All the dramatic pinky-purple color your heart could want in a hydrangea, but in a useful little package. Invincibelle Mini Mauvette® smooth hydrangea has transformed the world of smooth hydrangeas! It packs vibrant, unforgettable color into big mophead flowers, all on a petite habit. (A maximum of 3 feet tall and wide!) Now you can grow smooth hydrangeas at the front of the border, just like the stars they are. And since it readily reblooms, you can enjoy this color all summer long and well into fall! No deadheading, no fancy fertilizer regimens, just a reliable little native delivering constant color.

    Why grow Invincibelle Mini Mauvette® smooth hydrangea?

    • Dramatic coloring, uncommon for smooth hydrangeas.
    • Versatile compact size.
    • Easy care native that makes gardening a breeze.
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  • INVINCIBELLE® Ruby Smooth Hydrangea

    A captivating two-toned color show for the middle of the border! Invincibelle Ruby has dark burgundy flower buds that open to a two-toned combination of ruby red and silvery pink petals, each bloom has beautiful depth and lends a sense of delicate intricacy to any garden. It will rebloom throughout the summertime, creating a dynamic array of dark buds, cheery fresh blooms, and soft pink mature coloring. Due to its ability to bloom on new wood, all the anxiety is taken out of growing hydrangeas! There’s no need to cover these for the wintertime and with a light prune in the early spring, you’ll be all set to see it stand up in your garden through heavy rains and strong winds.

    Why grow Invincibelle Ruby smooth hydrangea?

    • So versatile, can be used in mixed gardens, as a hedge, foundation plantings, etc.
    • Very easy care, its ability to flower on new wood takes the stress away from pruning.
    • Unique coloring is great for the garden and cut flower displays.
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  • INVINCIBELLE® Spirit II Smooth Hydrangea

    A pink-flowered, mophead selection of our native H. arborescens, Invincibelle® Spirit II has sturdy stems and flowers that bloom in mid-summer. The large, mophead flowers start out a deep, soft pink and age to an attractive green. Once established, this adaptable plant will tolerate some dry conditions, as well as black walnut. Invincibelle® Spirit II smooth is perfect for use as a hedge or in foundation plantings. Best of all, whenever an Invincibelle® Spirit II hydrangea is sold, $1 is donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Through sales of this plant and pink day events at garden centers across North America, over $1 million has been raised to help fund the important work of finding a cure for breast cancer.

    Why grow Invincibelle® Spirit II smooth hydrangea?

    • Extraordinarily handsome – deep pink flowers and clean dark foliage.
    • Very reliable growth thanks to its cold hardiness.
    • Each purchase supports life-saving breast cancer research.

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  • INVINCIBELLE SUBLIME™ Hydrangea

    Out with the same old, same old, and in with this gorgeous native hydrangea! Invincibelle Sublime™ has so many lovely traits, it’s hard to pick a favorite. To start, its flowers are striking all season long. Each set of sepals is lime green with bright pink fertile florets at the center, inviting you to lean in and enjoy the details of your garden. Its foliage is a rich, healthy forest green color, really setting off the light green flowers. The unsung heroes of this show are its incredibly sturdy stems, able to hold up large blooms all through the summer and fall, even through the winter. We’ve seen it thrive in full sun even in Florida, so you can grow it in your garden with confidence.

    Why grow Invincibelle Sublime™ smooth hydrangea?

    • It’s native to North America
    • Makes a unique, long-lasting cut flower
    • Very tough – it tolerates extremes in cold and heat very well
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  • INVINCIBELLE WEE WHITE® Smooth Hydrangea

    Invincibelle Wee White® smooth hydrangea doesn’t just do everything ‘Annabelle’ does, it does it better. It has stronger stems, a smaller habit, and it’s more floriferous. You’ll love its useful compact frame, growing just 1-2.5 feet tall and wide, you’ll be able to put it just about anywhere. Its best placement is near high-traffic areas though, so its summer-long output of fresh blooms can be easily enjoyed. It’s lovely at the front of the border as edging or a low hedge, looks precious potted up, and is at home in mixed beds with perennials.

    Why grow Invincibelle Wee White® smooth hydrangea?

    • Looks so perfect you might think it’s a fake plant.
    • Blooms for the entire summer and into fall.
    • A really tough native plant, it can thrive in heat and clay soil!
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    LIME RICKEY® Smooth Hydrangea

    Revitalize your love of hydrangeas. One look at Lime Rickey® hydrangea and you’re refreshed! Its cool, lime-green flowers arrive reliably summer after summer to brighten the steamy hot garden. Each fluffy bloom is speckled with pink, every single floret is centered with a puff of pollen. (Be sure to say hello to the pollinators who flock to enjoy it!) Extraordinarily sturdy stems hold each bloom aloft through intense wind and rainfall, ensuring your flower show lasts as long as possible. The applications of this plant are endless; it makes a great specimen for pollinator gardens, looks dreamy planted in drifts, and easily blends into mixed perennial beds.

    Why grow Lime Rickey® hydrangea?

    • An unexpected candidate for the pollinator garden.
    • New wood blooms ensure you’ll have a show every year.
    • Unique cut flower, adds a pop to pink arrangements.
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  • BRILLIANTINA™ Abelia

    If the details delight you, prepare to be truly dazzled. Brilliantina™ abelia is filled with little touches of beauty. Its foliage is a vibrant, watercolor-like blend of green and yellow, with orange new growth. Deep red stems and pretty little white flowers in the spring add complexity to the show. Altogether these slender stems beg to be used in an arrangement as foliage filler or as a fine textured flower filler. You’ll have plenty of time to notice all of these little elements due to a very easy care nature. You won’t have to be out pruning, as it was developed specifically to maintain a tidy habit without any of the random long shoots – also known as “dog legs” –  you might be familiar with from other abelias. It gets established quickly and will happily live under a layer of mulch and a bit of water now and then if there’s a drought.

    Why plant Brilliantina™ abelia?

    • Cheerful coloring
    • Very easy to care for
    • Useful mid-size habit for the border

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  • FUNSHINE® Abelia

    The bright spot of any landscape! Funshine® abelia greets the season with bright caramel-orange foliage that matures to chartreuse. Throughout summer, fragrant lavender blooms pepper the plant, attracting myriad hummingbirds and butterflies. Shade tolerant and deer resistant, it’s a trouble-free way to add color to your yard.

    Why plant Funshine abelia?

    • Brightly colored foliage brings light and life to any spot in the landscape
    • Lavender flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies
    • Shade tolerance and deer resistance make it easy to grow and enjoy

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  • MUCHO GUSTO® Abelia

    You’ll be pleased to make the acquaintance of Mucho Gusto abelia. This tidy, easy-care shrub brings the color and pizazz of variegated foliage to your landscape or garden, providing color from spring through fall. It’s especially nice for brightening up shady spots. In summer, it is in bloom continuously, with fragrant white flowers that attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Like other abelias, it’s heat tolerant and deer resistant. Little to no pruning is required, though it may be shaped if you wish.

    Why plant Mucho Gusto® abelia?

    • Constant color
    • Tough, easy-care plant
    • Compact habit

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  • POCO LOCO™ Abelia

    Poco Loco™ abelia is effortlessly eye-popping. Its hallmark feature is dramatic color change throughout the season. In spring, its foliage erupts a vibrant yellowy orange, and by summer, it cools to soft green with dramatic pinky red new growth. An impressive set of fragrant light pink blooms covers its rounded habit in the summertime, creating a dramatic three-color combo. It’s an easy, but exciting plant to use pretty much anywhere. Its relatively petite size fits in at the front of the border, among perennial beds that need a boost, and especially in containers! You can count on it to deliver constant color without needing much from you in return.

    Why plant Poco Loco abelia?

    • Dramatic color changes throughout the growing season
    • No pruning necessary
    • Adaptable to many growing conditions

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  • SWEET EMOTION® Abelia

    Make spring even sweeter with Sweet Emotion® abelia! It’s not like any other abelia: hardy to USDA zone 4, with mid-spring flowers that give off the most intoxicating jasmine scent. Deep pink buds open to reveal white and pink flowers. They attract butterflies and make a very nice cut flower. In autumn, foliage turns a nice orange color. Grow this very special abelia as a hedge or specimen, or include it in your flower garden.

    Why grow Sweet Emotion abelia?

    • Hardy and heat tolerant: thrives in USDA zone 4 through 8
    • Mid-late spring blooms have a powerful jasmine-like fragrance
    • Deer resistant and durable

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  • TRES AMIGOS® Abelia

    Colorful, but elegant! Soft bluish-green, pink, and cream come together in elegant, variegated foliage. Throughout the season, you’ll see subtle shifts in the main color; in spring the creamy yellow is most dominant and by summer the pink margins take front stage, accented by bold pink new growth. Tiny white, fragrant flowers appear all summer long complementing the interesting foliage show and drawing in pollinators like butterflies and hummingbirds. Its continuous color and compact habit make it a great candidate for Mass plantings, filling in a border or a foundation planting, and even for containers on balconies.

    Why plant Tres Amigos® abelia?

    • Constant color
    • Tough, easy-care plant
    • Compact habit

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  • METAMORPHOSA® Acer

    Ever-changing color and intricate leaf texture make Metamorphosa® Japanese maple a fascinating specimen. It’s the kind of plant you’ll want to visit throughout the season to admire each subtle shift. In spring, the leaves emerge bright yellow and quickly develop a pink margin. The margin slowly shifts to white while the inside of the leaf changes to reddish-orange. For the finale in fall, the overall color deepens to a lovely shade of reddish-violet, which really pops when paired with plants that turn yellow or red. Its shrubby habit is quite versatile; you can easily leave it alone or train it into a small multi-stemmed tree. For a specimen that looks high maintenance, but performs well with very little effort, choose a Metamorphosa®.

    Why grow Metamorphosa® Japanese maple?

    • Colorful, changing foliage
    • Interesting texture for foliage
    • Versatile habit

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  • ANNA’S MAGIC BALL® Arborvitae

    Dwarf conifers are cute, space-saving and so versatile in the landscape – and Anna’s Magic Ball® is the epitome of all of these things! This super-hardy selection of our native arborvitae naturally grows as a dense little globe of golden yellow foliage. It’s a fantastic choice for landscapes and gardens, as well as containers.

    Why grow Anna’s Magic Ball arborvitae?

    • Dwarf conifer provides year-round beauty in very little space
    • Versatile habit works in ings and gardens
    • Native plant for sun or Part Sun

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  • CHEER DROPS® Arborvitae

    Tired of all of the same choices among evergreens? Cheer Drops® arborvitae brings new energy to the market! It naturally grows with a droplet-like shape that works well in gardens and landscapes, as well as for windbreaks and hedges. It needs no pruning to keep this handsome form, and grows well in sun or Part Sun.

    Why grow Cheer Drops arborvitae?

    • Unique teardrop-like shape
    • Versatile habit
    • Lush coral-like foliage

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  • FLUFFY® Arborvitae

    Fluffy® Western arborvitae (Thuja plicata) is a beacon of color and touchable texture in the landscape or garden. It naturally grows as a narrow pyramid of shiny “fans” of golden foliage that have an unusual braided look to them. As a Western arborvitae, it is more resistant to deer damage than the standard Eastern arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis), but it should still be protected in areas where deer visit, especially as a young plant. Though it resists burning, a good 2-3″/5-7cm layer of shredded bark mulch over the roots is recommended to help retain soil moisture, especially in winter.

    Why grow Fluffy arborvitae?

    •  Evergreen foliage is a bright, cheerful gold all year-round
    • Thick, glossy foliage has a braided texture
    • Equally suited to being grown as a dramatic specimen, paired at an entryway for formality, or as an unexpected hedge or screen

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  • NORTH POLE® Arborvitae

    Whether you have a small yard or just don’t want to spare any more of your precious real estate, North Pole® arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis) is the perfect choice. Growing just 3-5′ wide but 10-15′ tall, it’s a space-saving evergreen that can be planted in so many different ways: as a distinctive specimen, in sculptural groups, as a narrow hedge, or paired for a touch of formality at entryways. This native arborvitae is very hardy (down to USDA zone 3)  and adaptable to various soils and conditions.

    Why grow North Pole arborvitae?

    • One of the most space-saving varieties – requires only 3-5′ square feet of ground space
    • Keeps a lush green color all year-round
    • Native to North America

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  • POLAR GOLD® Arborvitae

    Hard working and colorful, Polar Gold® arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis) is the ideal evergreen for all sorts of landscape and garden applications, from a hedge, to screening off an unsightly view, to creating an anchoring, eye-catching specimen. This hardy native arborvitae naturally grows as a tall, dense pyramid of golden foliage yet is durable, adaptable, and easy to grow.

    Why grow Polar Gold arborvitae?

    • Nice golden foliage all year-round
    • Naturally grows as a tall, dense pyramid
    • Durable and hardy native evergreen

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