Months of Azalea Blooms Now Available as a Tree! Imagine a diminutive tree in your yard, ablaze in ruby-red brilliance spring through fall. Each exquisite blossom features 1.25-inches of trumpet-shaped floral delicacy surrounded by vibrant, dark green foliage that maintains its color. These qualities are striking in Autumn Ruby’s shrub form, but viewed in this unique tree form, your Autumn Ruby Encore Azalea Tree is sure to draw the eye of every passer-by. Your Autumn Ruby Encore Azalea will grow in its tree form up to 4-7 feet in height. The shrub is one of the popular Encore series, so it possess’ all the superb qualities of that series with the added advantage of being the tree form. Autumn Ruby is adaptable to a variety of soils and conditions and is even tolerant of heat and shade. It would look terrific in a container on your back patio or plant a few by a main entrance to your house for a warm welcome that can’t be beat. Autumn Ruby Azalea’s name is a bit deceptive in implying its value is in its fall display. The reality is that your Autumn Ruby Azalea Tree will provide you with ruby red flowers from spring through fall. It’s a little gem that must be seen to be appreciated, so why not try one today! * Re-blooming evergreen* Works well in containers* Adaptive to a variety of conditions* Will bloom in some shade .
Cold Hardy Colorful Dwarf Attracts Butterflies & Hummingbirds Minuet Weigela is a dwarf shrub with showy flowers and foliage. These would make an attractive, small hedge in your landscape, or use one as a colorful accent in your perennial beds. Your Minuet Weigela is a colorful plant even when not in full bloom. The elliptic leaves have a slight purple hue, lending them an attractive color all season long. In spring, yellow-throated, hot-pink flowers with a trumpet-like appearance appear for a dramatic display in your yard. As an added bonus, the flowers sporadically bloom again throughout summer, an extra boon for your wildlife. Minuet Weigela will grow to 3 feet tall with a 5 feet spread. It has a dense, rounded form and is hardier than some other dwarf cultivars. In fact, it was developed in Canada, and has improved cold tolerance. Minuet requires full sun for best flowering, but will tolerate a variety of other conditions. It’s amenable to pruning, so you can shape it as needed. Its dwarf size makes this Minuet Weigela perfect for your small garden beds or other spots where you’d love to have something this colorful, but just don’t have a lot of space. Plant a few Minuets here-and-there and enjoy their colorful show. * Re-blooming flowers * Colorful, purple tinged foliage * Wildlife interest * Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds .
An ‘Ever-Purple’ Shrub! There are hundreds of evergreens in the landscape world, but very few ‘ever-purples’. Loropetalum ‘Chang Ruby’ has leaves in various shades of a gorgeous purple-red and it stays that color all year round! Loropetalum fill a gap in your landscape – they are leafy year round, drought resistant, deer resistant, and tolerate a wide range of garden conditions. On top of all that, they bloom profusely with fuchsia-pink, almost fuzzy flowers starting in early spring. Chang Ruby can be used in a wide variety of gardening situations. Use it as a hedge. It can be pruned to look formal or left to look more naturalistic and informal. It only grows 3-5 feet tall and wide, so it won’t overtake your yard. Use it as a backdrop to your perennial bed. Espalier it against a wall. Screen you’re A/C unit. This plant will be such a beautiful and versatile addition to your garden. You can grow Chang Ruby in full sun for the best color, but it does great in partial shade too. Plant it with yellow tipped conifers like junipers or cypress, or yellow roses or forsythia for a traffic-stopping color combo. Don’t wait to add great year round color to your garden or landscape! Order Chang Ruby from us today. * Year round purple leaves * Partial shade or sun * Hardy and adaptable.
Blazing Red Blooms in an Ornamental Tree Form Azaleas are foundation planting stars. These plants are evergreen, shade loving and covered in spring blooms – how can you improve on that? How about elevating that beauty and function to eye level with this wonderful tree form of a brand new azalea from Encore– Autumn Bravo! The evergreen foliage of Autumn Bravo is a deep lustrous green that turns a saturated purple bronze in winter. When the flowers bust out in the spring – and boy do they bust out! – their blazing red color really pops against the dark green spring leaves. This is one of the deepest, truest reds available in azaleas and really shines next to its pink and lavender brethren. Try planting Autumn Bravo with other shade lovers like heuchera and veronica or pair it in a sunnier spot with Everest Carex for a grassy, evergreen touch. Autumn Fire looks great with so many other perennials and its dwarf habit means that it won’t overtake your garden skyline. Use it in large tubs to flank a doorway, light it at night as a show stopping specimen tree or plant a row along a walkway. Pull out some of your old, tired shrubs and spruce up your landscape with this hot new red azalea from Encore and Nature Hills. * Evergreen * Bright red flowers * Hardy.