Persian ironwood ‘Ruby vase’ (Parrotia persica) has a strong, upright vase shaped habit with attractive exfoliating grey and tan bark that promises an interesting winter silhouette. Purplish-red new foliage becomes green in summer turning fiery shades of orange and mahogany in fall. In late winter ...At only 12’ wide it can fit into smaller gardens, yet its 30’ ultimate height gives a sense of age and stature amidst the more typical shrubs and smaller trees. ‘Vanessa’ is another excellent ..
'Rosy Returns' Apps 1999 Diploid Dormant 16 inches 3.75 inches Extra early Rebloom Diurnal under 10 2-way Shows Susceptibility Eye or Band Single rose pink blend with rose purple band above yellow throat Honorable Mention: 2002 Fragrant ((Pardon Me x Happy Returns) x (Happy Returns x Sugar Cookie)) x (Brocaded Gown x Happy Returns) Photo by Gail Morgan of BX Creek Daylilies. Used with permission.
Full size picture of Large Flowered Climbing Rose 'Viking Queen' (Rosa) Large Flowered Climbing Rose Rosa 'Viking Queen' family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info) Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info) Cultivar: Viking Queen Hybridized by Phillips; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1963 Read more: http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/163123/#ixzz39RlAwYRD
Cedronella canariensis Balm Of Gilead, Herb of gilead The leaves are used in the preparation of a tea called 'Thé de Canaries'. It is very aromatic. The leaves are best harvested before the plant comes into flower and are dried for later use.