Colorful Seasons
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Alexandria, MN 56308
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Specialty Shrubs and Trees

Nursery – Specialty  Shrubs and Trees

Specialty shrubs and trees provide interest throughout the growing season with flowers, foliage, fruit and beautiful fall colors. They can be single or multi-stemmed and their compact size is great for smaller gardens, off patios or near an entrance in the landscape.

Below is a subject to availability listing of Specialty Shrubs and Trees that we will carry in 2019. Any varieties noted with (W.L.) are on our wait list.

PDF version here: 2019 NURSERY PRICES
Many more varieties become available throughout the season. Please call or stop in to check out our complete selection.

2019 Specialty Tree Price List

Walker Weeping Caragana Tree      zone: 2-7
Caragana arborescens ‘Walker’
Height: Standard Flower: Light Gr.
Shape: 3-5’, Weeping      Foliage: Variable Yellow
Fall Color: Yellow           Light: S, LS
Attractive finely textured weeping foliage, yellow
pea-like flowers in spring. This tree is an excellent
accent plant for the home landscape.
#7 – $182.95

Limelight Hydrangea Tree     zone: 4-8
Hydrangea Paniculata
Height: 6-8’                       Flower: Lime white
Shape: Round                  Foliage: Green
Adds a brightness to the landscape! Lime green
flowers that turn shades of pink burgundy and
green in fall.
4’ – $108.95
#7 – $155.95

Pee Gee Hydrangea Tree       zone: 4-8
Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’
Height: 8’                           Flower: White
Shape: Round                   Foliage: Deep Green
Pee Gee Hydrangea trained to a single stem with a
head. Blooms July and August. Very showy, large
conical white flowers which change to pink bronze
towards autumn. Flower heads dry easily when cut,
for use in winter arrangements.
4’ – $95.95 (W.L.)
#7 – $143.95  (W.L.)

Quick Fire Hydrangea Tree        zone: 4-8
Hydrangea Paniculata
Height: 6-8’                      Flower: Cream-pink
Shape: Round                 Foliage: Green
Spread: 8-10’ Light: S
Incredible large cream flowers that turn to a rich
pink. Makes a great focal point.
4′- $108.95
#7 – $155.95

Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea Tree        zone: 4-8
Hydrangea paniculata ‘Renhy’
Height: 6-7’                      Flower: Red-pink
Shape: Upright               Foliage: Med gr.
Spread: 4-5’ Light: S, PS
This tree is perfect for small landscapes or gardens.
Enormous creamy white, changing to pink and then
to strawberry red! Very upright stems becoming
cascading in the season. Excellent for fresh cut and
dried arrangements.
4’ – $108.95

The Blues Weeping Spruce Zone: 2
Picea pungens ‘The Blues’
Height: Varies w/culture Flower: None Spread: 6-12″ per year Foliage: Blue
Shape: Upright
“New” this plant has lush blue spring foliage that drapes
off of downward flowing branches creating a
pleasing waterfall of year-round color.
Enjoys a moist well drained location.
#6 – $177.95

Dwf. Korean Lilac Tree       zone: 4-7
Syringa meyeri ‘Paliban’
Height: Standard          Flower: Purple
Spread: 5-6’                    Foliage: Deep Gr.
Shape: globe                   Light: S
Tree form with small round leaves. Fragrant
purple violet flowers in late May and early June.
#10-4’ – $255.95

Korean Maple Tree zone: 4-7
Acer pseudosieboldianum
Height: 15’ Flower: Insig.
Spread: 10′ Foliage: Green
Fall Color: Yellow, orange and red Light: S, LS
A showy accent plant with palmate leaves, brilliant
autumn colors and attractive bark. Takes sun but
doesn’t mind partial shade. Prefers cool conditions.
#7 – $216.95

Magnolia Ann Tree       zone: 4-7
Magnolia x ‘Ann’
Height: 8-10’                   Flower: Red-purple
Spread: 10’                      Foliage: Med. Gr.
Shape: Upright Light: S
A beautiful tree that blooms mid April-mid May. It
has lightly scented red-purple 7-9” flowers that emerge
from beautifully tapered buds. Best grown in normal
garden soil and full sun.
#10CL – $160.95

Royal Star Magnolia        zone: 4-8
Magnolia kobus var. stellata
Height: 8-10’                   Flower: White
Shape: Rounded            Foliage: Deep green
Spread: 8-10’ Light: S
This hardy Japanese magnolia remains among the
most popular. In Spring, its pink buds open to double
white fragrant flowers of 25-30 petals, 3-4 inches in
diameter. An upright and densely branched plant,
it has dark green foliage that shifts to bronze in fall.
#10 – $160.95

Amber Jubilee Ninebark Tree      zone: 2-7
Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Jefam’
Height: 5-6’                     Flower: White
Shape: compact             Foliage: O-Y-Gold
Spread: 3-4’ Light: S
A bold array of orange, yellow and gold foliage stands
out like a focal point with this tree. Delicate white blooms
in spring. Foliage turns more reds and purple in fall.
#7 – $149.95  (W.L.)

Summer Wine Ninebark Tree      zone: 3-7
Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Seward’
Height: 5-6’                          Flower: White
Shape: Upright-rounded   Foliage: Dk. Gr.
Fall Color: Purple-red         Light: S
Beautiful wine colored specimen tree! In
June white flowers appear. A bold accent plant for
any landscape or garden.
#7 – $149.95

Double Flowering Plum Tree      zone: 2-7
Prunus triloba
Height: 10-12’                     Flower: Dbl. Pink
Shape: Rounded                 Foliage: Green
Fall Color: Gold                  Light: S
A handsome hardy small tree. Produces a profusion
of pink flowers in April and May.
#7 – $120.95

Weeping Pussy Willow (Standard)      zone: 4-8
Salix caprea ‘Pendula’
Height: 5-6’                          Foliage: Green
Spread: 5-8’                         Fall: Insignificant
Shape: weeping
A strongly weeping form of pussy willow on a
standard, this tree is perfect use for accent or
specimen plant. Large silky catkins in spring.
#5 – $108.95