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Ilex crenata
Japanese holly

Camellia japonica
Japanese Camellia

Chamaecyparis obtusa
False cypress

Aucuba japonica
Japanese Aucuba

Juniperis horizontalis
Creeping juniper

Kalmia latifolia
Mountain Laurel

Pieris japonica
Japanese Pieris

Skimmia japonica/reevisiana
Japanese skimmia

Taxus baccata
English Yew

Sarcococca hookeriana
Sweetbox

Acer griseum
Paperbark maple

Cercis canadensis
Eastern Redbud

Cornus kousa
Kousa dogwood

Davidia involucrata
Handkerchief tree

Halesia teraptera
Mountain silverbell

Magnolia virginiana
Star magnolia
wet swampy areas
june blooms one at a time
leaves alt at branch ends

Magnolia x soulangiana
Saucer magnolia
"cucumber" aggregate cluster

Oxydendrum arboreum
Sourwood
gets fungal disease (oxy = rust)
sour leaf taste
native
"dead man's fingers" fruiting spikes

Parrotia persia
Ironwood / Persian parrotia

Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan'
Kwanzan flowering cherry

Stewartia pseudocamellia
Japanese stewartia

Abies nordmanniana
Caucasian fir

Aesculus hippocastanum
Horse chestnut

Cedrus atlantica var. glauca
Blue Atlas Cedar

Cercidiphyllum japonicum
Katsura tree

Tilia tomentosa
Silverleaf linden tree

Liquidambar styraciflua
Sweet gum

Liriodendron tulipifera
Tulip poplar

Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Dawn redwood

Pinus bungeana
Lacebark pine

Quercus coccinea

Lonicera x heckrottii
Everblooming honeysuckle

Paeonia suffruticosa
Tree peony
well-drained soil - sandy
cut back hard in fall

Rhododendron mucronulatum
Korean Rhododendron

Caryopteris x clandonensis
Bluebeard

Clethra alnifolia
Summersweet
spent seed heads persist
long lasting (july-sept) sweet blooms

Cotoneaster horizontalis
Rockspray

Hamamelis x intermedia
Witchhazel
yellow capsules
winter flowers

Hydrangea quercifolia
Oakleaf hydrangea
sterile florets persist
serrate, lobed leaves

Lagerstroemia indica
Crape myrtle
bark exfoliates in autumn
dehiscent woody seed capsules rattle

Virburnum plicatum var. tomentosum
Doublefile Virbunum

Syringa vulgaris
Common Lilac

Fall color

Liquidambar styraciflua (*purple, red, yellow)
Hydrangea quercifolia
Quercus coccinea (*red)
Acer griseum (red)
Hamamelis x. intermedia (yellow)
Cercidiphyllum japonicum (*multi)
Metasequoia glyptostroboides (orange)
Prunus serrulata 'Kwanzan' (*red)
Oxydendrum arboreum (*red yellow purple)
Stewartia pseudocamellia (*orange/red)
Cercis canadensis (yellow)
Rhododendron mucronulatum (*red, orange, yellow)

Natives

Quercus coccinea
Cercis canadensis
Hydrangea quercifolia
Magnolia virginiana
Clethra alnifolia
Halesia tetraptera
Liriodendron tulipifera
Liquidambar styraciflua
Kalmia latifolia
Oxydendrum arboreum

Shade

Cercis canadensis
Halesia tetraptera
Camellia japonica
Stewartia pseudocamellia
Cornus kousa
Aucuba japonica
Ilex crenata
Skimmia japonica
Taxus baccata
Paeonia suffruticosa
Rhododendron mucronulatum

Can take problem conditions

Acer griseum - acid/alk soil
Clethra alnifolia - salt and wet
Halesia tetraptera - wet feet
Magnolia virginiana - wet, swampy conditions
Aucuba japonica - pollution
small evergreens - easily transplanted

Ornamental bark

Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Lagerstromia indica
Parrotia persia
PInus bungeana
Acer griseum
Cornus kousa (somewhat)
Hydrangea quercifolia

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