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Magnolia
The name of this magnolia hybrid has nothing to do with the British queen. Obviously, it does not come from the UK but the USA. And story tells the following. Quite a few decades ago – in 1957 – Evamaria Sperber planted a newly hybridized seed in the Brooklyn ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 4 - 6m 2 - 3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia
Betty’s flowers are deep purple outside and almost white inside, there are up to 19 narrow, long petals which in full bloom open like a star as much as 20 cm wide with strong citrus scent. It has attractive bright green foliage, some of which often turns coppery red in the summer ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 2 - 3.5m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia stellata
This star magnolia has much bigger flowers than stellata, not so much in diameter but in thickness. This variety has 25-35 petals which make the bloom look larger. They are snow white, opening from pinkish buds and have a light fragrance. It flowers on bare branches one or two weeks later that stell ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 2 - 4m 2 - 3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia liliiflora
This is one of the latest varieties of spring magnolias opening its flowers in May, thus avoiding late frosts that may damage flower petals or entire buds. Nigra’s petals are dark burgundy-purple on the outside and very light purple or nearly white on the inside. The goble ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 2.5 - 3.5m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia
Susan magnolia has narrow, goblet-shaped flowers of deep pink, nearly red colour outside and slightly lighter red inside. This is the reddest coloured variety among spring magnolias. It flowers reliably already when young. It does not require pruning at all. As it has flower buds at the ends ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1.5 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Salvia nemorosa
Ostfriesland (East Friesland) is a flat lowland in North Germany, renowned for fertile soil and mild, humid climate which is why there are a lot of nurseries. No wonder that this wood sage received the same name, rememberin ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - IX 0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Salvia nemorosa
SENSATION® is a superb new perennial salvia series. All of its varieties are truly sensational offering low, very dense and compact habit with profuse flowering. Sensation® Deep Rose
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VII 0.2 - 0.3m 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Agastache
ARIZONA™ Sandstone is an orange variety of hyssop, following its sister varieties ARIZONA™ Sun (yellow) and ARIZONA™ Sunset (pink). It produces masses of small, rich orange, tubular flowers from early sum ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.3m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhus typhina
This very hardy shrub is a commonly known sumac. Laciniata, however, means lace-leaf and that makes this variety an exclusive specimen. Fern-like leaves are long, deeply cut, bright grass green with pinkish-purple new twigs and stalks. In the autumn they turn to orange-gold. Due to its unique shape ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 1.5 - 3m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Liquidambar styraciflua
If you like sweetgum and you are afraid of its size in maturity try this one. Gum Ball is a great variety with dwarf growth and reduced size. After 10 years it can grow to some 2.5m with a total of 3m in maturity. Its crown is quite regular even without pruning. The leaves are iden ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 3m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aucuba japonica
Crotonifolia Gold is a spotted laurel variety selected from Crotonifolia. Its leaves are distinctly yellow spotted, new and top leaves are yellower than bottom and older leaves. They are extremely large for a hardy everg ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea
Gibraltar is undoubtedly the bestseller among orange varieties as this orange is deep and glowing. It has frilled margins and blooms reliably every year. Bred by Rotschild in 1947, GB. Deciduous azaleas are ericaceous plants, loving insulate position with constantly moist soil. Duri ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.3 - 1.5m 1.3 - 1.8m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea
Golden Eagle blooms from mid May till early June with vivid, deep orange flowers with a golden throat. Very striking. It has dense foliage turning bronzy red in autumn. Deciduous azaleas are ericaceous plants, loving insulate position with constantly moist soil. During temporary sum ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea
Homebush forms rounded, almost spherical trusses of bright pink to salmon pink, semi-double flowers in late spring. The truss shape resembles flowering snowball viburnum. The tepals are distinctly pointed. Bred by Waterer in 1925, GB. Deciduous azaleas are ericaceous plants, loving ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1.3 - 1.5m 1 - 1.3m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Arabesk is an attractive variety of Japanese azalea with large, deep red flowers. They come out in profusion from mid until end May. The evergreen foliage is dark green, with some burgundy red shades in autumn and winter, changing back to green before it starts flowering. This a ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.4 - 0.8m 0.4 - 1m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Girard’s Fuchsia is an eye-catching Japanese azalea with vivid magenta-pink flowers. They appear quite large – 4-4,5 cm on the background of small leaves. The evergreen foliage is mid green, turning deep burgundy red in autumn and winter, changing back to green with ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.4 - 1m 0.4 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Hot Shot Variegated is a Japanese azalea with small, elliptic, dark green leaves with white margins. They are evergreen in zone 7 and semi-evergreen in zone 6 when temperature drops below -18°C. The plant will always make new leaves in spring again even it loses foliage complete ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.4 - 0.8m 0.4 - 0.8m semi-shade / partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Schneeperle® is a gorgeous, pure white Japanese azalea from Hans Hachmann. Its double flowers are snow white and abundant. Individual flowers are abou 4-5 cm wide and come out from mid May until early June. It grows slowly, 10-year old plant is about 35 cm high and 55 cm wi ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.3 - 0.5m 0.5 - 1.3m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Silvester is a Kurume hybrid of Japanese azalea. It has small, pale purple-pink fowers. These hybrids are renowned for their hardines and soil adaptibility. It flowers early, from end April until mid May. Slow grower, mound-forming. Leaves are mid to dark green, ovate, only ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 1m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica 'Satschiko'
Satschiko azalea is sold under a trade name Geisha Orange and is really very close to orange. It has very soft red flowers with salmon orange tones. They open from late April and bl ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.3 - 0.5m 0.8 - 1.3m semi-shade / partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica ('Christmas Cheer')
Ima-Shojo is a Japanese azalea whose alternative name is ‚Christmas Cheer‘. Wonder why if the Japanese original says ‘virgin’ … Anyway. This variety ha ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron viscosum
Swamp azaleas are a unique species of deciduous azalea of North American origin. These azaleas offer later flowering and extremely fragrant flowers. Juniduft is my favourite variety of swamp azalea. It produces medium sized ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 1.3 - 1.8m 1 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Vinca minor
Periwinkle is a European native plant growing wild in the woods from Central Europe to Caucasus. It is a prostrate, evergreen groundcover offering a long flowering period. Periwinkle flowers are pinwheel-shaped with 5 divided petals, 2-2.5 cm across, pastel viol ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VII 0.1 - 0.1m 0.2 - 0m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Sambucus nigra
Laciniata is an expression used in dendrology for foliage that is deeply and finely lobed, just like Dissectum for Japanese maples. This variety of European elder offers the same foliage quality: finely lobed leaves of mid green colour. Panicles of white flowers appear in May. Its vigo ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 2 - 3m 1 - 2m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Photinia x fraseri
Fraser’s photinia is a popular shrub in countries and regions with milder winters. It is a hybrid between photinia glabra and photinia serratifolia. Red Robin is a variety with larger and glossier leaves producing a fantastic coppery and red colour when they ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 4m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Photinia serratifolia
Chinese photinia is a vigorous evergreen shrub reaching anything from 3 to 6 meters in its natural habitat. In continental climate of Central Europe it will mature at 4-4.5m. Its leathery leaves are elongated, glossy, partially undulated, and very finely serrated a ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V 3 - 5m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Photinia serratifolia 'REV100'
Chinese photinia is a species which is less common in trade and almost nonexistent in European nurseries. Reason being that all European encyclopedias rate it much less winter hardy than David’s or Fraser’s photinia which are very popular evergreen shru ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 2m 1 - 1.3m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Photinia x fraseri
Carré Rouge is a French selection of Fraser's photinia from Red Robin variety. It originated in Nantes and produces smaller leaves of intensely red colour when youn ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV 1 - 2m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Photinia x fraseri
This photinia was given a nice name Cassini, but is marketed as PINK MARBLE®. That name tells the truth, though. PINK MARBLE® is an evergreen shrub producing dark green le ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus laurocerasus
Herbergii is another cherry laurel favourite. It is a dense shrub with elongated, deep green, and glossy leaves. It grows medium fast and unlike another hedging variety Caucasica this one forms a compact pyramidal shape with plenty of bottom branches from young age. This makes i ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1 - 2.5m 1 - 2m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus laurocerasus
Novita is a new sensation among cherry laurels. Eventually there is a hardy variety which has benefits of the formerly more tender ones: it grows fast and big, has large leaves of a nice colour, and is surprisingly hardy fo ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 2 - 4m 1 - 3m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus laurocerasus
Otto Luyken is probably the best known and the hardiest selection among cherry laurels. It is a small, healthy shrub, which predominantly spreads to sides. It reaches no more than 1,5m in many years, therefore can be used be used for planting under trees or as a ground cover. Pointed leav ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.5 - 1.5m 2 - 3m semi-shade to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus laurocerasus
Renault Ace® (Renlo) is a recent introduction among cherry laurels. Its rich green foliage looks similar to Otto Luyken variety i.e. narrow, very glossy leaves with a conspicuous tip, but about twice as large and not so dark green. It has upright habit and makes a great hedg ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1.5 - 2.5m 1 - 2m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus laurocerasus
Novita is a new sensation among cherry laurels. Eventually there is a hardy variety which has benefits of the formerly more tender ones: it grows fast and big, has large leaves of a nice colour, and is surprisingly hardy fo ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V 3 - 6m 1 - 3m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus heldreichii
Bosnian pine is one of the posh pines with a typical, almost perfect conical shape. Compact Gem is an excellent choice for even the smallest of gardens as it grows slowly and does not exceed 3m when fully mature. Needles are born in two’s, they are deep green, glossy a ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 3m 0.5 - 1m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus nigra
Austrian pine “Pyramidalis” is an excellent choice if you like compact growing conifers. It has a conical growth without a need for trimming. Needles are dark green, long, growing upright. A mature tree can grow to 12m, however, it does not hurry as its parent Austrian pine. As every pin ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
7 - 10m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus nigra (Pinus austriaca)
Austrian pine was first classified by Austrian botanist Johann Arnold in 1785. This very hardy pine has average growth rate, dense habit, dark green needles about 10 cm long. It can stand alone as a superb specimen or use it as a windbreak. Will thrive in any semi-moist soil, always well-drained. ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
20 - 30m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus nigra
Brepo® is a very decorative dwarf variety of Austrian pine tree (witches broom). It comes from Switzerland, hence its original French name Pierrick Brégeon, which was shortened to Brepo® - a much easier version to remember. Brepo® has bright green, long needles ju ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 1.3m 0.5 - 1.3m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus densiflora
If you like Mediterranean umbrella pines but feel sorry that it is too tender for our climate try to have a look at this selection of dwarf Japanese red pine. It is called Alice Verkade and has bright green, soft needles. It is a slow growing plant making only about 7-10 cm per ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus densiflora
Japanese red pine is valued for its soft, long needles of lighter green colour. There are plenty of varieties in the trade, some of which are quite rare such as this Fastigiata variety. As the name suggests it is a columnar ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
4 - 5m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus mugo
Humpy is a very beautiful variety of dwarf mountain pine introduced in 1979. It grows extremely slowly into a cushion-like, mound-forming shrub that is some 50 cm tall and a little over one meter wide in 15 years. Its everg ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus mugo
Mughus is a subspecies of dwarf mountain pine with even more compact and slower growth. It has very dense habit and dark green, short needles. It looks great in a large rockery as well as in a Japanese-style garden where it creates a perfect cushion image. Pines need slightly ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.6 - 1m 0.6 - 1.8m full sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Vaccinium corymbosum + ODRŮDY
Highbush blueberry is native to North America. It is a deciduous shrub 1-2m tall and wide producing edible, sweet berries in summer. Individual varieties differ in habit, fruit size and also slightly the taste. New, modern varieties are bred to eliminate cracking a ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 2m 1 - 2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hedera hibernica
Irish ivy has large, upto 15cm long and wide 3- and 5-lobed leaves of deep green colour. It is suitable as a climbing plant for walls and fences as well as a superb groundcover. It prefers alkaline, moist, semi-fertile soil that is well drained. It is hardy to min. -29°C (USDA zone 5), howeve ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 5m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hedera helix
“Arborescens” is a shrubby ivy that represents an adult stage of common ivy hedera helix. It means that it stopped climbing and started flowering. The leaves are glossy, bright green when young and turning to dark green as they mature. They are diamond-shaped ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IX - X 0.5 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus persica
Redhaven is one of the most successful commercial varieties of peach in the world. It comes from the USA, and was registered in 1973. It flowers profusely, is self-fertile and very productive. The fruit is mid-sized, with yellow and red hairy skin and yellow flesh and ripens ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 3 - 4m full sun 5a   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Euonymus fortunei
Emerald Gaiety is a variety with small, evergreen leaves that are mid green with rich creamy white margins that look slightly yellow as new leaves emerge in the spring. Variegation tends to reach into the centre of the leaf. In autumn and winter majority of leaves turn pink or purple r ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Euonymus fortunei
Emerald'n'Gold spindle has bright green leaves in the centre and vivid yellow edges that often override the green colour giving a golden effect to the whole shrub. In autumn and winter majority of leaves turn pink or purple ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 1m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Fagus sylvatica  (syn.'Purpurea Mayor')
Riversii (syn. “Purpurea Major”) is a slow growing big tree with deep purple leaves. They are elliptic-ovate, deciduous, emerging bright burgundy red, maturing to deep purple and deep green inside the crown in summer, and eventually turning copper orange in autumn. Natu ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
15 - 18m 5 - 10m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Fagus sylvatica
An amazing variety of common beech is this narrow-leaved variety called Mercedes. Its leaves are deciduous, deep green, glossy, about 10cm long and max. 1cm wide, and turn yellow in autumn. They look identical to another beech variety Aspleniifolia but Mercedes forms a dense, lo ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m 1 - 2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
BYLINKY
Culinary herbs have been an important item of almost every garden. Depending on who likes what you can find marjoram, rosemary, thyme or at least parsley in most European gardens. These plants usually come from warmer zones and therefore like plenty of sun and well-drained soil. We offer individ ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.2 - 0.6m 0.2 - 0.6m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cedrus atlantica f.
Blue Atlas cedar has distinct silvery-blue persistent larch-like needles born in whorls of 30-45. This gives a much dense appearance compared with other green cedars. Healthy young tree is well branched from the ground and retains its bottom branches. Young plants have conical habit which wit ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
10 - 20m 5 - 12m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cedrus deodara
Deodar – Himalayan cedar is the most graceful of all cedars. It has strictly pyramidal habit when young, spreading branching and weeping ends. The needles are short, mid green, borne in whorls of 20-30. Female cones appear in summer. Older plants form unique shapes. This is probably ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
10 - 20m 5 - 6m full sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cedrus deodara
Golden Horizon is an interesting variety of Himalayan cedar with weeping branches. The needles are evergreen, yellow-green when young and in summer, turning blue-green as they mature and in the shade. The shape of the shrub is irregular, making horizontal branches with weeping e ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.5m 1 - 2m full sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cedrus deodara
Himalájský cedr is the most graceful of all cedars. Robusta Glauca is an Italian selection with long, evergreen needles. Their colour is from blue-green to almost silvery blue while new shoots are soft green.
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
10 - 15m 5 - 7m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex x
Nellie R. Stevens is one of the most widely used hardy hollies worldwide, and at the same time one of the most beautiful. It is a cross between English holly ilex aquifolium and Chinese holly ilex cornuta. It grows relatively fast and can be trained into a gorgeous ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 4m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex x koehneana
Chestnut Leaf is probably the most common variety when you happen to come across a Koehne holly in Europe early 21st century. I am giving this date deliberately in case you are reading this article in 2050 or later, laughing how come that we used to be so deprived having just one Koehne holly then. ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 4m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex aquifolium
If you are looking for a hardy holly that will look like the classic hollies found in milder parts of Europe I recon that Siberia will be the right choice for you. It is a chance seedling from the Netherlands that proved hardier than common holly varieties such as “JC van ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 4m 1 - 2m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex aquifolium
White CreamŸ is a fantastic new variety of holly. It was bred in Germany by Ingo Stührenberg. White CreamŸ is a natural mutation of another English holly called Myrtifolia, hence its spiny margins. The leaves are bright creamy white in the centres, changing through light green t ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m 1 - 2m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Choisya ternata 'Londaz'
WHITE DAZZLER produces masses of simple, star-shaped, pure white, and very fragrant flowers with yellow stamens in the centre. Their perfume is very similar to orange flowers hence its name Mexican orange or Mexican blossom ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cupressus arizonica
Smooth cypress comes from SW of the USA and is probably the only true cypress that can stand winters down to zone 6. Fastigiata varieties are of columnar habit and are a sought after plant for both exotic types of gardens as well as typical Central-European landscapes where it will cre ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
5 - 9m 1 - 3m full sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Chamaecyparis obtusa
The Hinoki cypress is both a must-see and a must-have thereafter. Its dark green foliage is tightly congested, forming a tiny mound. It forms twisting fan-shaped branchlets in dense tiered layers. Want to ask how fast it grows? Well it takes the same time as your partner does getting prep ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
x Cupressocyparis leylandii
Castlewellan Gold is one of the most popular Leyland cypress whose origin is dated in 1962. It produces flattened sprays of deep green, scale-like leaves with golden-yellow new tips which change to lime green in summer. The branches are not pendent, not erect. This shape makes i ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 10m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Gleditsia triacanthos
Sunburst is a mid-sized tree grafted at the bottom so the whole plant is thornless. It is usually offered as a feathered tree with branches from the ground level. It can also be trained into a tree form with a thin crown in 2m height. The trunk still keeps producing buds with leaves wh ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
5 - 9m 2 - 4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cornus kousa 'Rutpink'
SCARLET FIRE® is a proper Japanese dogwood, not a hybrid, so a plant which flowers later than American dogwoods, on already leafed-out trees (shrubs). The flowers are in fact bracts. There are 4, rich magenta pink, ova ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 3 - 4m 2 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cornus florida
Rainbow has 4 creamy white bracts on bare branches in the spring and truly rainbow-like leaves. They are bright green with rich yellow varigation, gaining pink and red shades towards the autumn. This shrub does not like stress of any kind. Find it a nice spot now so you do not ha ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 2 - 4m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cornus ('KN30-8')
Venus® is a trade name for this lovely plant. It is truly much nicer than the original variety name “KN30-8”. It is as mathematical as the breeding equation: (cornus kousa „Chinensis“ x cornus nuttalli „Goldspot“ ) x cornus kousa „Rosea“. ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 2 - 4m 3 - 5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Vitex agnus-castus
Chaste tree is a unique plant from the Mediterranean. Thanks to its healing power it is often used in medicine and homeopathy. We will however concentrate on its looks which are definitely worth an article. Its is an airy, low or mid-sized shrub with leaves that slightly resemble marijuana ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IX - X 0.5 - 1m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Quercus palustris
Pin oak is a beautiful large tree you can see growing in moist or boggy places. It has beautiful leaves, deeply lobed. They are deciduous, glossy green in summer and orange, red and burgundy purple in autumn. Pin oak is one of the most attractively coloured trees in autumn in the wild. It ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
15 - 20m 8 - 12m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Quercus palustris
We are always utterly happy when we can introduce a plant which in its original form was too tall or wide for a usual-size garden. But thanks to special breeding we can then enjoy dwarf varieties with slower growth which still keep their main features. This pin oak is a perfect example. The thick co ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 0.5 - 1m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Quercus ilex
Holm oak is a natural species, not a hybrid in spite of two specific names in its Latin title. Oleifolia is one of its few selections made in order to describe distinctly different seedlings. Its evergreen, leathery leaves ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 5m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Quercus rubra (q.americana)
Red oak is also called American oak thanks to its origin in north-eastern USA and Canada, owing to which it is very cold hardy. And just like many other very hardy trees also this one gets considerably tall when adult. Red oak can grow up to 20 m, and even a bit more in large parks where it h ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
15 - 20m 10 - 15m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Quercus macrocarpa
Bur oak is renowned mainly for its furrowed bark of the trunk and ridged twigs with winged look and corky feeling when touched. Both bark and twigs are pale brown to grey. Deciduous leaves are rather large, up to 25 cm long, light to mid green, firm to almost leath ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
6 - 15m 4 - 10m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Gaura lindheimeri
Poetry comes alive when this gaura begins to bloom. Like a flock of tiny white butterflies chasing one another among thin stems when the sun is high and hot. The breeder must have seen the resemblance, too, which is why it was named Whirl ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.5 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Gaura lindheimeri
GAUDI™ is another gaura series offering compact and profusely flowering plants. GAUDI™ Pink is a variety with large, pink flowers opening from burgundy red buds atop bur ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.4m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
carpinus betulus
Monumentalis is a unique version of hornbeam with strictly conical shape and very slow growth rate. Leaves are bright green and cover the whole of the plant. Even after they fall the tree remains very attractive with its regularly growing branches making a bonsai appearance. No pruning ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 3m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Carpinus betulus ('Pyramidalis')
One of the original trees found in natural woodlands of Europe is hornbeam. Varieties of this deciduous tree are becoming more and more popular in gardens, too. Fastigiata, syn. “Pyramidalis” is an elegant, slow growing hornbeam with columnar habit and branches g ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
8 - 12m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Elaeagnus x ebbingei
Evergreen silverthorns are attractive shrubs of mild climates of Europe. They are valued for vigorous growth and coloured leaves. Eleador® is a new, patented variety with almost yellow leaves, margined dark green with lighter green highlights. They are leathery, but thin ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IX - X 1 - 2m 1.3 - 1.8m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Elaeagnus x ebbingei
Limelight is my personal favourite among evergreen silverthorns. It has ovate, up to 10 cm long, leathery but thin leaves that are bright yellow in the middle and deep green at margins. The area between the centres and margins is light, soft green so the overall effect is 3-colo ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.8 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Elaeagnus x ebbingei
Viveleg silverthorn is a bushy, upright growing, evergreen shrub with irregularly variegated leaves. They are leathery, oval to ovate, partially undulated, and glossy. The centres are dark green, the margins are rich yellow ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IX - X 2 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Abrela'
MARYLINE® is a trade name for a striking selection of evergreen silverthorn, found by Albert Breneliére in France. It is a very bushy, upright growing, evergreen shrub with irregularly variegated leaves. They are leath ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 1.5 - 2m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pyracantha
Firethorns are thorny evergreen shrubs, planted mostly for their abundant fruits, which rippen in the autumn, have amazing colours, pending variety. The hybrids are objectively selected to prevent pests and diseases. Navaho has bright orange fruits and a maintenance-free compact growth. Although not ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 2.5m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pyracantha
Scarlet firethorn Orange Glow has profusion of bright red fruits on the background of small, bright to dark green, glossy, evergreen leaves. It likes clay, alkaline soil, and is drought tolerant. ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 3m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pyracantha
Scarlet firethorn Soleil d´Or has profusion of vivid yellow fruits which beautifully contrast with deep green foliage. To maintain a compact shape we recommend to trim it a few times a year, but only after flowering. It likes clay, alkaline soil, and is drought tolerant. ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea aspera
Hot Chocolate® is a long-awaited novelty in the field of rough-leaved hydrangea. It bears very attractive leaves that are deciduous, felt-like, narrowly ovate, dark green with a notable chocolate-brown overlay when matu ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 1 - 2m 1 - 2m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea aspera
Rough-leaved hydrangea is a less common type from the group. It is an upright shrub, originated in eastern Asia. Large, up to 25 cm long, suede-like, dark green leaves are covered with tiny hairs. Inflorescence are formed in large, flattened corymbs of tiny, violet-pink to purple-mauve fertil ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - VIII 1 - 2m 1 - 2m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea paniculata
Vanille Fraise® is a breathtaking novelty among panicle hydrangeas. It bears extra large flowers that emerge clear white in midsummer, turning light pink first and deep raspberry pink in late summer. The panicles are up to 30 cm long and 20 cm wide and remain on the plant f ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea paniculata
Sundae Fraise® is another new hhydrangea clone from Jean Renault from France. It was derived from the already successful variety Vanille Fraise®, but th ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 0.8 - 1m 1 - 1.3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea paniculata 'DVP Pinky'
This attractive hydrangea comes from Belgium and was bred by Johan van Huylenbroeck. It was patented only in 2004 and got a peculiar name: Pinky Winky. Allegedly, the breeder was inspired by the children’s programme Teletubbies. Pinky Winky® is a panicle type hydra ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun to shade 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea arborescens 'Abetwo'
STRONG ANNABELLE® is a new name for a beautiful sevenbark variety from 2009, PP20571. It was patented as 'Abetwo' and marketed as INCREDIBALL® from the beginning. However, after a few years of continuous misspelli ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 0.5 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea arborescens 'Invincibelle Spirit' (NCHA1)
Invincibelle Spirit® is a fantastic novelty from 2010. This sevenbark hydrangea is historically the first one with pink flowers and extreme hardiness. The flowers are a little smaller than the ones of Annabelle bu ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 0.5 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
Leuchtfeuer hydrangea is a mop-head hydrangea with large, globular, rosy red flowers. It flowers on old wood so when trimming it in the spring make sure to keep the old framework which will produce new shoots with many flowers. The leaves are deciduous, deep green and very thick. Bela ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 0.4 - 1m 0.5 - 1m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
Blue Heaven® comes from the Netherlands and has the typical mop-head flowers that are heavenly blue if grown in acidic soil with pH 5.2-5.5. If you are unsure about your soil acidity buy a simple testing kit and if needed add some aluminium sulphate to reduce the pH which will inc ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.8m semi-shade / partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
PURPLE is an attractive novelty among Forever@Ever® hydrangeas from 2017. It produces large, mop-head inflorescences with indigo blue to purple violet flowers. They open from g ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.6m 0.4 - 0.6m semi-shade to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
PINK is a FOREVER & EVER® hydrangea with large, clear pink flowers. They open from greenish-yellow buds in early summer and continue blooming in several flushes by early autumn. To achieve pink or red shades your soil ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.6m semi-shade to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
RED is a Forever@Ever® hydrangea with the deepest red possible. To achieve this colour your soil should be alkaline with pH of 6.0-6.2. If you are unsure about your soil pH buy a simple testing kit and if needed add some dolomitic lime to reduce soil acidity. It produces ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.8m semi-shade / partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hydrangea macrophylla
Forever&Ever® WHITE is a new mop-head hydrangea from early 2010’s with pure white flowers that open from pale lime green buds. If you ask what kind of soil pH white colour might need, rest assured that it is not ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.6m semi-shade to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Houstonia caerulea (syn. Hedyotis caerulea)
Millards Variety is a lovely azure bluet variety with profusion of small, light lavender violet-blue flowers from late spring to early autumn. They come out from nodding buds and when they open their 4-petaled flowers rise ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VII 0.1 - 0.2m 0.2 - 0.4m semi-shade to shade 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pyrus communis
Conference is a famous pear tree from the 19th century. It was first introduced at the National British Pear Conference in 1885, hence its name. It has medium-sized fruit that is pyriform if cross-pollinated, or banana-shaped if self-pollinated. The fruit is pale green with ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - IV 3 - 5m 2 - 4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea x
Dorothy Hayden has large, pure white, funnel-shape flowers that open from end May until late June. They pop up continuously unlike early Japanese azaleas that cover the whole plant with a mass of flowers. It grows slowly making a compact, low shrub does not need to be pruned. Everg ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.3 - 0.8m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea x
Perla del Verbano is a sensational new variety of evergreen hybrid azalea that originated in Northern Italy. It bears profusion of bright pink, double = hose in hose flowers from end June until late July. They appear continuously so you can enjoy them for as long as a month unde ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea x
If you are fond of summer-flowering hybrid azaleas then this variety can easily become a jewel in your garden. Its name is Summer Sun and it is another Satsuki azalea. Soft red flowers look very attractive on the background of deep green foliage. They open in late June or early ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - VII 0.4 - 0.6m 0.4 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Paeonia itoh
Cannes® is another Itoh peony variety from the RICH AND SPARKLING® series, offering semi-double flowers of fantastic salmon colour. They are about 15-20 cm across, with addi ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Paeonia itoh
Saint-Tropez® is an Itoh peony variety from the RICH AND SPARKLING® series, offering fully double, rich yellow flowers which are about 15-20 cm across, decorated with red ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Paeonia itoh
St. Barts® is an Itoh peony variety from the RICH AND SPARKLING® series, offering semi-double lilac flowers which are about 15-20 cm across, decorated with violet-purple c ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Iberis
Masterpiece™ this candytuft truly is. Originally a ground-covering perennial turned into a strong, bushy and stocky habit plant whose stems are so erect that it looks like a bunch of cut flowers precisely arranged in ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
- VIII 0.2 - 0.3m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hibiscus syriacus
“Hamabo” will no doubt attract your attention thanks to its rare, pink-red veins on pale pink or almost white flower petals, each of which has its own deep red blotch in the centre. The shrub is always erect and slightly rounded with age. It has very decorative leaves th ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 2 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hibiscus syriacus
Lady Stanley is a gorgeous variety with semi-double to double pinkish white flowers with purple veins which come out every year in July and don’t stop blooming until all buds have gone - sometimes by end September. Towards the end of the flowering season the flowers tend to revea ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 1.5 - 2m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hibiscus syriacus
Purpureus Variegatus is an unusual variety of Rose-of-Sharon. It is commonly demanded for its variegated leaves rather than flower. The leaves are pea-green in the centre and creamy white at margins. They are a little larger than on other hibiscus varieties. The plant produces n ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 1.5 - 3m 1 - 2m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hibiscus syriacus
Russian Violet is a popular large-flowered variety of Rose-of-Sharon. Its flowers are purple pink with violet tones and a large burgundy red eye and rays in the centre. Blooming begins in early July and continues until sunn ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 2 - 3.5m 1.3 - 1.8m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Malus domestica
James Grieve Red is a sport of James Grieve apple, found in 1922 with redder fruit. It produces very tasty, sweet and aromatic apples from end August until early October. The fruit is best eaten fresh off the tree. Under usual condition it can be stored for maximum of 2 months, ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - IV 3 - 8m 2 - 4m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Malus domestica (Zlatá reneta, Goldparmäne, Parména zlatá, King of the Pippins)
Reine des Reinettes (King of the Pippins, Goldparmäne) is a mid-season apple with golden-orange skin, with profusion of red stripes. It is medium-sized, rounded, and can be picked from September until October, and stores we ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 2 - 5m 2 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Juniperus chinensis
Torulosa Chinese juniper is a unique variety that grabs attention in any garden. Young plants grow strictly upright forming a slender column, and as they age new branches appear at the bottom, swerving a bit from the centra ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 3.5m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Juniperus communis
Green Carpet, as the name suggests, is a ground-covering juniper with rich green needles. Its prostrate growth is perfect for covering slopes, stones, and old walls. It can be placed in a large rockery where occasional prun ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.5m 0.5 - 0m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Juniperus x pfitzeriana
Blue and Gold is another bi-coloured variety of juniper from the Pfitzer group. Juvenile branches look like cypress branches with fans of small, scale-like needles lying flat on the branch ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 1.5m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Juniperus scopulorum
Blue Arrow juniper is as thin as a supermodel. This conifer has a truly slim, columnar habit and attractive blue-green to almost silvery blue colour. It is often compared to another juniper variety called Skyrocket against ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 2.5m 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Juniperus scopulorum
Wichita Blue juniper grows slowly into a compact, upright, conical, and very bushy habit, reaching about 2-3m tall in gardens and possibly twice or three times as much in open areas. It produces small, pea-like fruit of sil ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 4m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Johanna is extremely popular for its deep red flowers anddark leaves. It flowers so abundantly that leaves almost disappear under the cloud of flowers. It is a slow grower forming a nice, mounding, compact shrub. Small, ovate to rounded leaves are mid green as they emerge, turning d ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.3 - 0.8m semi-shade to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Purple Splendor is an old favourite with medium-sized, bright purple flowers with burgundy blotching and wavy margins of the petals. It belongs to the Gable hybrid group which means that its flowers appear later than on other Japanese azaleas – from end May until early June. It g ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea japonica
Snow is a pure white variety with large, scented flowers. It grows moderately fast into an irregular-shaped shrub. Leaves are mid to dark green, ovate, only about 2-3 cm long. In semi-shade and shade they remain on the shrub throughout winter, if placed in full sun it might lose a g ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.5 - 1.5m semi-shade to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Azalea x
Aladdin Scout is a great Kurume azalea with profusion of soft red, large flowers. It blooms from end May until early June. Evergreen leaves are medium sized, deep green, and narrowly ovate. It grows medium fast in all direction forming a rounded bush. Azaleas can be clipped t ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.6 - 1.3m 0.6 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cornus kousa
Milky Way is an old time favourite. It has snow white to creamy white flowers. Technically, they are not flowers but 4 flower bracts composed around small flower heads. They are 6-10 cm wide and conspicuous as they come out in June when the shrub is in leaf, and the foliage makes a den ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 2 - 3m 2 - 4m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum
“Dissectum Garnet” is one of the top selling Japanese maples ever. It has been popular around the world for many decades. Its filigree leaves are deeply cut = dissected, hence its name. They look like giant snowflakes cut in pieces and densely cover even young plants. The colour s ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum
If you google red-leaved Japanese maples I am sure that, amongst the oldest varieties such as Bloodgood and Atropurpureum, you will find this nice piece: Shaina. Unlike the previously mentioned cultivars Shaina is everyone’s love as it offers advantages that come in handy for gar ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum
Japanese maple Skeeter's Broom is a witch's broom found on an older and popular variety Bloodgood. It differs from the parent plant in more ways - it is smaller, more compact, and has foliage of a richer red. Skeeter's B ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 3m 1 - 1.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum ('Scolopendrifolium A.')
Sometimes plants have two names and we tend to choose the easier one to pronounce. That is not the case of this Japanese maple though. Its preferred name is Linearilobum as opposed to another accepted name Scolopendrifolium. Now pick one. On top of that, this variety has the epithet Atropurpu ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 4m 1 - 3m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum (Crispifolium)
This maple Shishigashira received a name Lion’s Head. Its leaves are small, deeply cut and curled, forming dense tufts along twisted branches. The foliage is bright green or yellow-green in spring and summer, turning orange and rust-red very late in au ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.3 - 2.5m 1 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Acer palmatum dissectum
It is hard to believe that only a few bare branches, which you can see in winter, can develop into such a stunning thing. Foliage of this shrub almost looks like a fluffy hairdo of a red-haired lady. The leaves are deeply cut and when young they are glossy and brownish-red, in summer they turn to de ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Fraxinus ornus
Ashes are common trees of our climate. But not every one looks as pretty as this manna ash. It comes from South Europe and SW Asia and offers both attractive foliage and flowers. Manna ash is a small to mid-sized tree with a rounded crown that needn’t be pruned to look nice. I ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 5 - 8m 2 - 4m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Abies pinsapo
Spanish fir is one of the most beautiful and elegant conifers next to cedars. It comes from south of Spain and Morocco, home of its close relative Algerian fir. It is valued for its symmetrical, conical h ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
6 - 15m 3 - 5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Abies koreana
One of the most popular conifers for small and mid-sized gardens is this Korean fir. It has short, glossy, dark green needles that are silver on the reverse. Already as a young plant it produces very attractive bluish-purple cones. It is slow growing, the tree ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 6m 1.5 - 2.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Abies numidica
Algerian fir is a beautiful conifer from North Africa (Algiers, Morocco) and is widely cultivated in South Europe (the Mediterranean). It is very tolerant to drought, heat, and poor soil but very sensitive to pollution and long-lasting frost under -23°C. The nee ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
6 - 15m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Abies concolor ('Candicans')
Argentea, formerly 'Candicans', is a superb variety of white fir with almost silver to silvery glaucous foliage and smaller size when adult. Its needles are soft, borne erect on almost horizontal to slightly ascending branches. The tree shap ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
6 - 10m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Sorbus aria
Lutescens is a whitebeam variety from 1885. It is highly valued for its striking silver foliage in spring. The leaves are deciduous, 10-12 cm long, broadly ovate, deeply veined, and serrated at margins. Their silver colour ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 5 - 9m 2 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Sophora japonica
Winter Gold Japanese pagoda tree is a novelty brought by the new millennium. It produces vibrant shades of lemon yellow new leaves, and is decorated with rich golden yellow colour or twigs and branches in winter. The pin ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 4m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ginkgo biloba
Mariken is a new variety from 1999. It is a dwarf form with short branches, densely covered with foliage. It is usually available as a small shrub suitable for rockeries, or a half-standard for gardens with less space, or a standard tree. Thanks to its dense growth and attractive folia ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 2.5m 0.5 - 1.3m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Yucca filamentosa
Yucca is a fantastic plant which does resemble exotic parts of the world but is extremely hardy. It is an evergreen shrub with basal rosettes of erect, inversely lance-shaped, pale green leaves which are rigid but not sharp when touched. In second half of June it produces numerous creamy-whit ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Geranium sanguineum
Max Frei is a variety of bloody cranesbill which originates from Europe and north Turkey. It produces 3-4 cm large, rich lilac pink flowers above cute, deeply-lobed, partially glossy, deep green foliage that turns various s ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VII 0.1 - 0.2m 0.3 - 0.6m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Viburnum x bodnantense
Dawn viburnum is a garden hybrid between v.farreri and v.grandiflorum. It is one of winter flowering plants because its flowers come out from end December (in mild winters) until March. If it snows while it blooms it does not matter, snow will do no damage to the flowers. ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
XII - III 2 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Viburnum x burkwoodii
Burkwood viburnum is a garden hybrid between v.carlesii and v.utile made in England in 1924. It belongs to the most fragrant viburnums whose flowers people can smell from a distance of 7 or even 8 meters. Small, intensely sweetly scented, tubular flow ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1.5 - 2m 1.5 - 2m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Agapanthus
Navy Blue is another hardy variety of African blue lily. This beautiful perennial has umbels of dark blue flowers. They come out on 60 cm long, sturdy stems in mid summer. Individual flowers are trumpet-shaped and have deep blue stripes. When fully opened they look like blue sta ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - VIII 0.5 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.8m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Agapanthus
Unlike most of other African blue lilies which are blue this gem shows off with its pure white flowers. They are trumpet-shaped, composed in rich umbels and appear at the tips of about 60-80 cm long, sturdy stems. Strap-like leaves are about 2-3 cm wide, mid green. Blooming time begins with h ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 0.6 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.8m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Doronicum orientale
Leopard’s bane is a slow growing perennial with cheerfully yellow daisy-like flowers. They came out in late spring on 10-20 cm long stems, one by one, and form a heavily blooming mound that keeps flowering for several weeks. Deciduous leaves are light to mid ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.2 - 0.2m 0.3 - 0.4m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Albizia julibrissin 'Boubri'
Ombrella® belongs to the hardy group. It was a chance selection from France which was observed and cultivated, and later on patented under the name Boubri. It differs from the species by darker leaves and deeply coloured flowers. Exotic looking flowers are pinky-red, hairy spheres wit ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 2 - 6m 1 - 3m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Polystichum polyblepharum
Japanese tassel fern belongs to the evergreen group. Its leaves are hardy to about -20°C if sheltered from sun and wind. In any case the plant is fully hardy to about -30°C. Upright growing leaves are long fronds made of dark green, glossy, leathery leaflets, often with hairy indumentum on the rever ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 0.8m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Catalpa x erubescens
Do you like a tall tree but are afraid it would be too big for your small garden? Well, if you have enough will to prune it every one or two years you can always control its size provided it is not an ash type tree growing about 1 m every year. Thus you can enhance the look of your garden with somet ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 3 - 9m 3 - 6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Gaillardia
SpinTop is a new blanket flower series from Dutch company Dümmen Orange® introduced to market after 2015. SpinTop Orange Halo is a tricky one which some may found expandable no ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Gaillardia
SpinTop is a new blanket flower series from Dutch company Dümmen Orange® introduced to market after 2015. SpinTop Red is a variety with rich red, daisy-like, medium large flowe ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Trochodendron aralioides
Wheeltree is an extraordinary evergreen piece from the East (Japan, Korea, Taiwan). Its uniqueness is emphasized by the fact that it is the one and only species of its genus. Moreover, it is a very old species, imprint of its leaf was found in a 49 million years ol ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI 1 - 4m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucanthemum
Sometimes labeled Dwarf Snow Lady this shasta daisy is a compact and robust perennial which remains small = dwarf. Its flowers are large, about 6 cm wide, pure white with fat yellow centres. The plant is covered with blooms from mid June until mid summer. Deadheading may prolong ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.4m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucanthemum OhhLa™
LaSpider is a large-flowered Shasta daisy with fully double, snow white flowers. The petals are fringed and numerous, yet cannot hide golden yellow central discs. Flowers excel in longevity and commonly appear from about mi ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 0.2 - 0.3m 0.3 - 0.4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Festuca gautieri
Bearskin fescue or spiky fescue is a lovely perennial with bright green, narrowly linear, inward inrolled leaves that look spiky but are very soft and nice to touch indeed. The plant naturally forms small mounds and spreads very s ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.2 - 0.2m 0.2 - 0.3m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhamnus frangula 'Ron Williams'
Fine Line® buckthorn is a gorgeous shrub which in its few years on the market has managed to gain attention of many gardeners as well as landscape architects. It is a result of cross-pollination carried out by Ronald Williams in 1989, but only in 1999 he selected plants showing sta ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Genista tinctoria
Royal Gold is a dyer's greenweed variety with extended blooming period. It produces masses of small, rich yellow flowers formed in erect racemes from late June for about a month, and then continues producing short racemes o ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 0.4 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cryptomeria japonica
Japanese cedars proved to grow happily in our garden where winter temperature dropped to -27°C a couple of times. They showed no damage whatsoever and thrive. This variety has one more plus as opposed to other cryptomerias – it does not change its colour to coppery brown in winter and r ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 6m 2 - 3m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cryptomeria japonica
One of the most beautiful conifers of our climate is Japanese cedar. There are many species and varieties. Globosa Nana was first discovered in 1923 in Japan, where it is called Mitama-sugi. It is a dense, compact conifer with rounded branches. The needles are curved, inward- ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.8m 1 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Geum
Scarlet Tempest is a breathtaking avens variety from Scotland. It produces rich clumps of handsome foliage and sturdy stems with numerous, rich scarlet orange-red flowers already from April until early mid to late July, and ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VII 0.3 - 0.5m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Andromeda polifolia
Blue Lagoon is a Bog rosemary with clear blue-grey leaves with silvery hues. They are evergreen, linear-lance-shaped, rosemary-like, 2-3 cm long. Urn-shaped, soft pink flowers appear from mid spring (April/May) and often la ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VI 0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.8m full to partial sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Andromeda polifolia
Compacta is a dwarf bog rosemary with green foliage and profusion of light pink flowers. Leaves are rosemary-like, linear-lance-shaped, 2-3 cm long. Urn-shaped flowers are paler than on Nikko variety and appear in abund ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VI 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.4m full to partial sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucothoe
Scarletta® is probably the top variety of leucothoe with lance-shaped, glossy leaves that emerge bronze or red, change to mid green in summer, and turn red in autumn and deep burgundy red in winter. It dislikes direct sunlight. However, if grown in full sun, it has to be we ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucothoe axillaris
Leucothoe species is a relatively new group of plants in Central Europe which gain more and more attention and admirers, including me. They are low or prostrate evergreen shrubs with leathery leaves and sufficient hardiness. Twisting Red& ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucothoe fontanesiana
Makijaz leucothoe is a small, mound-forming evergreen shrub with narrowly elliptic, mid green leaves that are marbled white. The ratio between white and green is quite irregular making every leaf unique. In spring new folia ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.8m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Leucothoe keiskei ('Opstal50')
BURNING LOVE® leucothoe is a keiskei species i.e. it makes narrowly lanceolate leaves with a conspicuous tip. They are evergreen, leathery, very glossy, and change colours from crimso ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.4m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Lavandula angustifolia
The very first time we saw Felice lavender it was obvious that it would be a bestseller. A compact plant with plenty of flowers and the most important feature above all - so fragrant! It releases its scent without touching ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 0.2 - 0.3m 0.3 - 0.4m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Lavandula angustifolia
Hidcote is a very popular variety of lavender with the brightest violet-blue flowers. It forms a compact and dense clump, ideal for beds where tall and leggy perennial is not required. Evergreen leaves are narrow, silvery blue-green. You can remove the stalks with spent flowers ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Lavandula angustifolia
Munstead is a name for several plant varieties, all of which are somehow linked with Munstead Heath in southern Surrey, England, where Gertrude Jekyll's house called Munstead Wood was located. The house and garden were designed by Sir Edwin E. Lutyens and bu ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 0.3 - 0.4m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Saxifraga
Pixie is a mossy saxifrage variety with numerous flowers which open rich rosy pink and mature to pale pink. They appear atop thin, about 10 cm tall stems. Pixie forms a compact clump of evergreen, soft green leaves. Flowers ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.1 - 0.1m 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Lupinus WESTCOUNTRY™
I like Persian Slipper lupine very much. It exhibits such a neat and subtle beauty combining rich pastel violet and white, fragrant flowers in one inflorescence. It is another WESTCOUNTRY™
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.8 - 1m 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Chamaedaphne calyculata
Leatherleaf is a small shrub native to most temperate parts of Northern hemisphere. It is a bog plant that can be found growing next to andromedas and other acid-soil-loving plants. If your soil is water-retaining clay, add peat and you can grow this care-free beau ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.8m full to partial sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
Ferruginea is a southern magnolia variety with large, 24-26 cm across, creamy white, lotus-like flowers whose fragrance attracts not only bees and other insects, but also most perfume producers and every passer-by, especial ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 4 - 8m 3 - 5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
Evergreen - bull bay magnolias are the queens of flowering trees. We choose the most beautiful and at the same time the hardiest varieties. Ever since Little Gem bull ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 2 - 4m 1 - 2m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
How strange to combine ‘grandi’ and ‘little’ in one name. Well, in case of this gorgeousness we do not care a bit. This selection is a special variety with reduced size of everything: overall size, leaves and flowers. On the other hand there is much more of everything. The gl ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 2 - 4m full sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
Evergreen magnolias are the queens of flowering trees. We choose the most beautiful and at the same time the hardiest varieties available. MarylandMarylandwhich offers something unique – different leaf colour as it is ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 3 - 8m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
Purpan® is possibly the fastest growing bull bay magnolia in Europe. It makes large, leathery, deep green and glossy leaves with thin rusty brown indumentum on the undersides. Once established it can grow half a meter ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 8 - 10m 3 - 4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora
ALTA® is a gorgeous southern magnolia of dense habit and narrowly columnar, very elegant shape that looks like a candle flame. From the first hot days of summer large – 20-24 cm across, creamy white, strongly swe ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - VIII 3 - 6m 1 - 2m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora ('Praecox')
Goliath is bushier than the species. As you can tell by its name, something is going to be extraordinary here. True: the flowers are extremely large, often up to 30 cm wide, strongly fragrant and appear on the plant usually from June, often from late May if ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 3 - 8m 3 - 4m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia grandiflora (Flore Pleno)
Evergreen (bull bay) magnolia is the queen of flowering trees and a typical plant of our nursery. We choose the most beautiful and at the same time hardiest varieties. NannetensisŸ is a French variety that gained popularity ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 3 - 8m 3 - 5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Magnolia virginiana
Sweet bay is a unique magnolia species that was first described by Carl Linnaeus, founder of modern taxonomy, already in 1753. Magnolia virginiana, that was the Latin name it received, was the very first magnolia species ever listed under this name. Interestingly, ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 3 - 5m 2 - 3m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Mahonia bealei (mahonia japonica Bealei)
Leatherleaf mahonia is an attractive, architectural shrub. It has distinctive and coarse, bold foliage. The evergreen leaves are pinnate, mid green to almost blue-green and only partly glossy. They have sharp spines along the margins. This mahonia is hardier for zone 6 as opposed to hybrid ho ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
II - III 1 - 2m 1 - 2m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Kalmia latifolia
Bull's Eye is a favourite mountain laurel variety from times when it was difficult to get any other. This one has rich burgundy red colour on white background and white-ish buds. Flowering is abundant and reliable. It grows wider than tall, like a rhododendron. There are man ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 0.5 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Kalmia latifolia
Heart of Fire is a mountain laurel variety which brings the most desired contrast between the colour of buds as opposed to opened flowers. In this case the buds are bright rosy red and flowers only light pink, almost white. It is very similar to Ostbo Red variety. The evergreen ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.8 - 1.8m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Kalmia latifolia
Minuet bears large flowers with cinnamon red corolla and almost white centre and margins. Buds are light pink to pale red. Leathery leaves are narrow, laurel-like, pointed, mid green and partly glossy. There are many cultivars combining all sorts of red, pink and burgundy shades wi ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Kalmia latifolia
Olympic Fire has larger flowers of pink colour opening from deep pink or almost red buds. Leathery leaves are narrow, laurel-like, pointed, mid green and partly glossy, with slightly wavy margins. There are many cultivars combining all sorts of red, pink and burgundy shades with whi ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Thymus vulgaris
Thyme is a low, prostrate shrub of Mediterranean origin that is commonly known as lovely spices in kitchens worldwide. Nevertheless, it is also a pretty plant that evokes the typical coastal atmosphere of Mediterranean gardens if planted in borders with other, alike shrubs. Thyme is a grou ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 0.2 - 0.3m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex x meserveae
Blue Bunny is a nice newcomer among blue hollies from Canada. It is a brother (male variety) of Golden Girl which is a female version with yellow berries. Blue Bunny is a perfect pollinator for all female varieties of b ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 1 - 1.5m full sun to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex x meserveae
Blue Prince® is probably the most popular variety of all so-called blue hollies. It is a male plant that does not produce fruits but is a pollinator for female plants of this group (e.g. Blue Princess). On the other hand, it grows faster than female varieties and has larger ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ilex x meserveae ('Mesgolg')
GOLDEN GIRL ® is probably the first ever patented holly with yellow berries in the world, US plant patent 7652 from 1990, as a cross between ilex aquifolium ´Fructa Lutea´and ilex rugosa . Yellow fruits are an awesome feature because it never happened with any other blue ho ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 4m 1 - 2.5m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Indigofera himalayensis
Himalayan indigo is an unusual shrub from the mountainous parts of Pakistan, Nepal and India. Its deciduous, compound leaves are soft green and look like miniature locust leaves. Flowers cannot be compared to anything you normally see growing in Central European ga ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Morus alba ('Macrophylla')
This mulberry is very special. Deeply cut, dark green, glossy leaves draw your attention as they bear strong resemblance to leaves of plane trees. Many of the largest leaves at the ends of the branches keep their green colour until late in the autumn when they fall down green. The crown is wi ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 5m 2 - 4m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Morus trilobata
Deciduous leaves of the Chinese species have three narrow lobes out of which the central one is prominently long. Margins are entire and smooth so the leaf looks like 3 fingers. Unlike Tesi Ubaldo variety. This mulberry is very different. Its leaves are also ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 4m 2 - 4m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Camellia
Black Lace is an older and proved variety of hardy camellia, in fact one of the best reds available. Its is a hybrid of c.reticulata and c.williamsii and has so far withstood -20°C. Its fully double, dahlia-like flowers are ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1.5 - 3m 1.5 - 2.5m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Malus x
Scarlet crabapple is a fantastic addition to the collection of spring flowering apples and cherries. This one, however, has more than one feature to look at (just like Scarlett Johansson who may have been a reason for giving this tree its name …) Scarlet is a flowering crabapp ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 3 - 6m 1.5 - 3.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Allium
Ambassador is a hybrid variety of large flowered ornamental onion. It makes up to 15 cm across flowers heads composed of numerous small, sterile, striking rich purple violet flowers from end May until early July. The inflor ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI 1 - 1.3m 0.2 - 0.2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Allium giganteum
Giant onion is an aptly named ornamental onion from Central Asia. Possibly the tallest of all onions it makes almost 1.5 m tall stems with 12-14 cm wide, globular inflorescence, composed of numerous small, rich purple violet flowe ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 0.2 - 0.2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Alnus glutinosa
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USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
15 - 20m 6 - 8m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Ceratostigma willmottianum
Hardy plumbago is a superb substitution for its tender relative common in the Mediterranean. This one has even deeper blue flowers with 5 petals, mid-green, bristly, obovate, deciduous leaves with purple margins and purple stems. The plants itself is very dense and in full sun bears profu ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - X 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 1m full sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aquilegia vulgaris
WINKY series of columbine comprises of strong varieties of several colors. They form compact and symmetrical clumps which look like precisely hand-tied bouquets. WINKY Blue White is ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VI 0.4 - 0.5m 0.3 - 0.4m full to partial sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aquilegia vulgaris
WINKY series of columbine comprises of strong varieties of several colors. They form compact and symmetrical clumps which look like precisely hand-tied bouquets. WINKY Red White pro ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VI 0.5 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.4m full to partial sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aquilegia vulgaris
WINKY series of columbine comprises of strong varieties of several colors. They form compact and symmetrical clumps which look like precisely hand-tied bouquets. WINKY Rose is espec ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.1 - 0.1m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aquilegia
Japanese fan columbine is an Asian species producing strong, erect plants with large flowers. They open from mid to late spring and have different colours of their centres and petals. The flower buds are nodding, just like freshly opened flowers. Only after a few d ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.3m semi-shade / partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Carex comans
Frosted Curls is a tufted, evergreen New Zealand hair sedge variety with narrow leaves that curls at tips. The leaves are light green in spring and summer, after flowering in late summer they turn light sandy yellow, and fi ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.2 - 0.3m 0.2 - 0.4m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Miscanthus sinensis ('Strictus')
Zebra grass, formerly known as Strictus, is an old favourite among eulalias. It has stiff, upright, bright green leaves with horizontal creamy yellow stripes which make it the popular zebr ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.8 - 1.3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Sciadopitys verticillata
Japanese umbrella pine is an exquisite-looking conifer resembling pine thanks to its needles but botanically it has nothing in common with them. There are quite a few varieties available in the trade now that will fit even a small garden.
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1.5 - 3m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Parrotia persica
We have another lovely tree for you who have small gardens but love large trees. This is a compact version of Persian ironwood called Vanessa. . Deciduous leaves of this rather columnar, tall shrub are smooth and slightly glossy, with prominent veins, light green when they em ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Belami® is a new variety of popular rhody with very attractive flowers. They are large, with white base and prominent red blotch with dotting extending nearly to the flower petal margins. For richer flowering and growth dead-head where possible. Rhod ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.8m 1 - 2m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Brasilia is another sensational variety which has the long-desired orange shade in the flower colour. The flowers are a combination of salmon pink and light orange, with slightly frilled margins. The overall colour appearance is a nice and warm shade of orangey-pink. This plant was gra ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
The breeder himself, Hans Hachmann, considers this variety Erato the most reliable deep red rhododendron so far produced. The flowers are 7-8 cm wide, deep but bright red. When the shrub is in full bloom it steels all the attention of passers-by. Leaves are deep green, slightly ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.8m 1 - 1.8m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Gomer Waterer has profusion of neat trusses of funnel-shaped nearly white flowers flushed pink at the margins. The top petal flare is brownish-yellow. This variety is quite easy to grow – it can take sun, heat, and wind. It grows slow to medium fast and very compact. For riche ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2m 1.5 - 2m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Hachmann´s Charmant is a charming one with vivid pinky-purple, frilled margins of large flowers. The centres are almost white, the flare is deep red. For richer flowering and growth dead-head where possible. The roots are shallow, spreading to sides in search for nutrients. Never plant the ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1.3 - 1.5m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Can you still recall how to dance Macarena? Well, refresh your memory because once you get yourself this gorgeous rhododendron hybrid, you will dance around the bush every other day when it starts blooming. The hose-in-hose flowers are very wide: 9-10 cm, deep golden yellow in t ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.5m 1 - 2m semi-shade to shade 6a   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
„Marcel Menard“ is truly a unique looking rhody with deep violet-purple flowers with a golden flare. It grows slower than others and remains compact. For richer flowering and growth dead-head where possible. It prefers bright to dappled shade or partial shade (partial sun). The roots ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.3 - 1.5m 1.3 - 1.5m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Midnight Beauty is a masterpiece from Hachmann’s nurseries in Germany. It is the deepest purple red variety bred so far. The flowers are of a stunning colour depth and form – held upright, the upper petal decorated with black blotches. The evergr ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.8m 1 - 2m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
“Mrs T.H.Lowinsky” bears gorgeous white flowers with a distinct orange-brown flare. Margins of the petals same as flower buds are lavender pink. Grow in full sun. For richer flowering and growth dead-head where possible. The roots are shallow, spreading to sides in search for nutrient ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2.5m 1.5 - 2.5m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Have you had a penguin in your garden yet? Well, here’s your chance to get one. This rhododendron is called Pinguin not just because it can take the cold but because of its beautifully contrasting flowers. They are only very light violet with conspicuous deep burgundy red, ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m semi-shade to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Red colour on rhododendron flowers is probably the classic which will never get boring. This compact form proves the fact. Scarlet Wonder has loose trusses of cardinal red flowers. Their colour is so vivid and wild that can hardly be left unnoticed. Leaves are very unusual, shor ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.3 - 1m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Tamarindos rhododendron is for lovers of deep violet-blue flowers. An extra feature is the blotch which has unique colour: golden-green which makes a rather unusual contrast with the flower colour. It blooms late in the spring season, starting at the end of May, following by mid June. ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 2m semi-shade to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Tanaga rhododendron is one of those with an interesting colour contrast between the petal colour and the blotch. This hybrid opens its large, funnel-shaped flowers from pale lavender violet buds into lilac pink flowers with ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1.5 - 1.8m 1.5 - 2m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Tortoiseshell Orange is an awesome rhododendron hybrid from 1954. It combines soft golden yellow and pale salmon pink shades resulting in a beautiful pastel orange colour. Freshly opened flowers and in morning light they ap ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 1 - 2m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron ponticum
Graziella is a unique variety with narrow leaves and deep red buds. Funnel to bell-shaped flowers are lilac pink and appear in early June. Leaves are dark green with deep burgundy tint. Though exotic looking it is hardy to min. -24°C. Sturdy plant. For richer flowering and growth dead-head ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1m 1 - 1.5m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
This rhododendron’s name is as mystical as its looks: Midnight Mystique. It offers large, 7-8 cm across, flowers that are almost white in the throat and rich magenta red or purple at the margins. They come out from mid May until early June. Their colour may slightly vary w ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1.5m 1 - 1.8m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (yakushimanum)
Kokette is a yakushimanum rhododendron introduction by Hans Hachmann (†2004) from 1988. It is a beautiful variety combining rich pink and white colours. The flowers have frilled margins of deep pink colour, the inner ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1.3m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (yakushimanum)
Do you like warm colours on rhododendrons? Well, hear this Lullaby, or rather look at its beautiful flowers. They are bell-shaped, rich salmon pink near margins and golden yellow in the throat, opening from salmon orange bu ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.8 - 1m 0.8 - 1m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (yakushimanum)
Percy Wiseman” brings multi-coloured flowers: bright pink buds open up to peach pink to creamy-beige funnel-shaped flowers. It belongs to the Yakushimanum group of rhodes which were crossed with the species originally found on Yakushima Island, Japan. Its further advantage is the suitabilit ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.8 - 1.5m 0.8 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (Yakushimanum)
Schneekrone (Crown of Snow) is a white wonder bred by Hans Hachmann in 1968. It produces highly elegant, snow white flowers with burgundy red dots on the upper lip, opening from pink buds from about mid May for 2-3 weeks. The evergreen leaves are leathery, b ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1.5m 1 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (yakushimanum)
Silberwolke is a beautiful yaku hybrid bred by Hans Hachmann in 1963. It bears profusion of bell-shaped flowers opening from abundant trusses consisting of 12-16 buds. Flowers are clear pink first, maturing to snow white. T ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.8 - 1.3m 1.3 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Kalinka is a yakushimanum rhododendron bred by Hans Hachmann in 1983. It flowers are a unique combination of light pink, deeper lilac pink at frilled margins, and orange markings in the throat. They open from almost red bud ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Before bass became the lowest male voice, baritone was supposed to be the one. Just like this rhododendron named Bariton for its colour depth. Bred by Hans Hachmann in 1974 it produces large, beautifully open wide flowers o ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2m 1.5 - 2m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Djingestan is a true gem for rhododendron collectors. This special hybrid was bred by Hans Hachmann already in 1998 and introduced to public only in 2014 i.e. 10 years after his death. In the same year it was awarded a pres ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Rhododendrons with dark flowers are still among the most popular varieties among these evergreen shrubs. No wonder breeders keep coming up with new, improved cultivars like this one called Dramatic Dark®. It looks like ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.8 - 1.3m 1.3 - 1.8m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
This rhododendron variety is commonly mislabeled as Diadem. It is not correct since the real Diadem originated in England already in 1862 and is white. This one is lilac pink and was bred by Hans Hachmann in Germany more than 100 year later - in 1969. It is a cross ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.8m 1 - 2m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
After a huge success with bi-coloured rhododendrons Hans Hachmann and Midnight Mystique there is a new sensation called
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1.3 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Minas Snow is an excellent white flowering rhododendron variety from Canada from 1966. It makes pure white, gently frilled flowers with inconspicuous pale beige stigma in the throat. Being crossed with a yaku-hybrid it has ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1.3 - 1.8m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Mrs. Anthony Waterer is a rhododendron variety more than 100 years old from USA. It produces large, wide open flowers from rich pink buds. They are soft pink after opening revealing a striking blotch of orange brown colour ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2m 1.5 - 2m semi-shade / partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Saskia is another beauty in the family of bi-coloured rhododendrons. It was bred by Hans Hachmann from Germany in 1994, and the number of varieties that preceded this one is incredible: seven plants needed to be put togethe ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.8 - 1.3m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron 'Hort02'
XXL® is a great, yet quite compact or even small rhododendron from Belgium. The extra size refers to its flowers which are incredible - due to its colour and size. Composed in large, not as congested trusses as yaku hy ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 0.8m semi-shade / partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron ('Autumn Magic')
Herbstzauber (Autumn Magic) is one of those rhododendron hybrids which bloom profusely in spring, and again in autumn. This variety was bred by H.J.A.Guyens in 1994 as a cross between Guyens’s Fashing and Marrakesch. ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron (syn. 'Ines')
Beautiful golden yellow colour in a very warm shade is the main feature of this Holger Hachmann rhododendron breeding. Quite similar to an old Nancy Evans variety Golden Everest& ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.8 - 1.3m 0.8 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6b   (down to -21°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron ponticum
Filigran is a delicate looking variety of mountain rhododendron with narrow leaves. It resembles another successful variety called Graziella but Filigran has narro ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 0.8 - 1.3m 0.5 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pieris japonica
Lily-of-the-valley shrubs are very popular ericaceous plants with attractive foliage and abundant flowering. Purity is another dwarf variety. It is similar to Prelude but more rounded and regular in habit. The flower buds a ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - IV 0.4 - 0.6m 0.4 - 0.6m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pieris japonica
Bonfire is a new variety of pireis which will be loved by those of you, who dislike the pendent habit of its flower racemes: this novelty holds it flower strictly upright, like lined-up soldiers. They are deep burgundy red and appear from early autumn. The flowers themselves may come a ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 0.5 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pieris japonica
Lily-of-the-valley shrubs are very popular ericaceous plants with attractive foliage and abundant flowering. Cupido is a compact variety which keeps its form without pruning and will fit even the smallest of gardens. Its ev ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.6m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Arenaria montana
Sandwort is a superb, low-growing, and profusely flowering perennial with hundreds of small, single, white flowers from mid spring until early summer. The leaves are very narrow, elliptic, rich green and make a dense cushion which remains evergreen all year round. ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.1 - 0.1m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Clematis (viticella)
Etoile Violette (Viticella group) is a popular variety of old man's beard with mid-sized deep violet purple flowers from July until September. They have 6 petals and centres decorated with numerous creamy white stame ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 3 - 5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Phlox (sk. subulata)
Flowers of Candy Stripes phlox look like a fairground lollipop. They are white with central pink stripes and small but distinct purple red eye. They open later than most other varities, usually in mid May, emerging from nee ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.1 - 0.1m 0.5 - 1m full sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Phlox (sk. subulata)
Purple Beauty is one of the best breedings among moss phlox varieties. Its pastel violet flowers come out in such profusion that the evergreen, needle-like leaves become invisible for a couple of weeks from late April until ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.1 - 0.1m 0.5 - 1.3m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Phlox (sk. subulata)
Emerald Cushion Blue is a compact moss phlox with lavender violet, small flowers which open on large, emerald green cushions of evergreen leaves from late April. This phlox makes a good groundcover in almost no time, howeve ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 0.2 - 0.2m 0.5 - 1.5m full sun 2   (down to -45°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus lusitanica
We are specialists in evergreen plants and offer the widest possible range of hardy, quality plants. Angustifolia is a very elegant variety of Portugal laurel. Irrespective of its origin it belongs to the hardiest evergreen plants for our climate and performs better than some ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2.5m 1 - 1.5m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Morus alba
White mulberry and its Pendula variety is one of the top popular weeping trees. No wonder – apart from its beauty it offers tasty fruit. Moreover its small size makes it an ideal specimen tree even for small gardens. ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
2 - 3m 1 - 2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus
Originally named Snofozam after it was put to trade this hybrid weeping cherry received a nicer name Snow Fountains® which tells everything. In the spring it produces masses of lightly scented pure white flowers along plentiful of weeping branches that may run almost ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 1.5 - 3m 1 - 3m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cedrus atlantica f.
This variety is a weeping form of blue Atlas cedar. It has distinct silvery-blue persistent larch-like needles born in whorls of 30-45. Their striking colour makes the tree a gorgeous lawn specimen same as an ideal feature when combined with other, dark green conifers. Just remember that this ...
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2 - 4m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Stewartia pseudocamellia var.koreana
This false camellia – Korean stewartia is very similar to its Japanese sister stewartii pseudocamellia. It comes from moist woodlands of Korea and it is a tall shrub flowering in summer and has beautiful autumn foliage. Flo ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 3 - 6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rodgersia sambucifolia
Rodgersia is a majestic looking perennial for lovers of dramatic shapes and sizes. Elderberry rodgersia leaves are composed of 7 (exceptionally 6), large, broadly obovate, shallowly veined leaflets with heavily serrated margins. ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.4 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m semi-shade to shade 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rodgersia aesculifolia
Rodgersia is a majestic looking perennial for lovers of dramatic shapes and sizes. Chestnut-leaved rodgersia leaves are divided into 5 large, broadly ovate or obovate, shallowly veined, mid green leaflets with heavily serrated mar ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VII 0.4 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m semi-shade to shade 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rhododendron
Metallica is an awesome variety of rhododendron bred by Holger Hachmann. It produces profusion of pure violet flowers with very dark, almost black blotch from late May until early June when most other rhododendrons have fin ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.3 - 1.5m 1.5 - 1.8m full sun to shade 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Sedum spectabile
Brillant is a spectacular stonecrop variety with vivid pink flowers that could only be compared to Neon variety, but with larger flowerheads. Individual flowers are numerous, small, star-shaped, formed in almost flat termin ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - X 0.3 - 0.4m 0.4 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Veronica
Ulster Blue Dwarf is a compact variety of speedwell. It has fascinating spikes of deep violet to indigo blue flowers on 20-30 cm tall stems. The spikes remain beautiful for a long time without fading leaving the tips green. ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VIII 0.3 - 0.4m 0.3 - 0.4m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Pomponella is one of the incredible rose achievements by Kordes introduced in 2005. It is a floribunda shrub rose from the Fairy Tale Roses series. The flowers are dark pink, fully double, and before they open wide they rem ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Blue and green roses are the challenge many rose breeders will do everything to undertake. This variety was bred by Meilland from France and is a living proof that a rose in green colour IS possible. It was first introduced in 2005 and is called
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.5 - 0.8m 0.5 - 0.8m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa ('Fire & Ice')
In 1985 The Principality of Monaco asked the Meilland family, one of the world’s leading rose breeders, to create a rose which will represent the national colours of Monaco. Many trials were made and 15 years later, in 2000, Alain Meilland came up with a breathtaking piece which received the n ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.4 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Chippendale® rose was bred and introduced by Rosen Tantau in 2005, and has been a popular variety ever since, especially among lovers of English roses. This rose has the same type of full, quartered centres. The flower ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 0.8 - 1m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Papagena® is a modern tea-hybrid rose from New Zealand, bred by Samuel Darragh McGredy IV in 1994. It bears medium-sized, lightly scented flowers that are orange-red with irregular yellow stripes. Each flower is unique. Deciduous leaves are deep green, very glossy and new g ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 0.6 - 0.8m 0.8 - 1m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Princess of Wales is a shrub rose with almost white flowers with a very slight pink overlay and repeat flowering from early summer until the last warm and sunny days of autumn. It has a lovely tea rose fragrance. It is reasonably resistant against usual rose diseases, however, in the p ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 0.5 - 0.6m 0.5 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Probably the best known of all the English Roses and one of the most popular roses in the world, Graham Thomas has been voted the World’s Favourite Rose by the World Federation of Rose Societies (WFRS) which represents over 100,000 rose lovers in 41 member countries. The a ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 1 - 1.3m 1 - 1.5m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Kew Gardens is a very gentle David Austin rose with medium-sized, single flowers. They are very light yellow, almost white with light lemon yellow centres. They appear in profusion, and are held in very large heads rather l ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - XI 1.3 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Rouge Meilove® is an attractive, compact floribunda rose from Meilland breeding. It bears medium-sized, deep red flowers and extremely healthy, disease-resistant foliage. Flowers come out in June and the plant keeps producing new buds in flushes throughout the season. Pla ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.4 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
YELLOW MEILOVE® is a yellow flowering rose from the MEILOVE® series bred by Meilland in France. It exhibits bushy and compact growth, and profuse flowering from May until October, sometimes even November if the fr ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - XI 0.5 - 0.8m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Taneiglat'
It is difficult to tell if breeders from Rosen Tantau expected that their Nostalgie® rose would become such a blockbuster after its release in 1995. This rose has been a top seller ever since irrespective of how many n ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 1m 0.4 - 0.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Duftzauber can be translated something like the magic of perfume and Kordes knew very well why to name this beauty so. Its delicate sweet fragrance is like a magic enchanting you more and more with every flush of new flowers because it seems that every new f ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
In 1981 French rose breeder Marie-Louise Meilland od Meilland Rose Nursery introduced another beautiful rose paying tibute to Aachen, a German town on the German-French border, this time its cathedral hence the name Aachener Dom. The preceding rose was called Gruss an Aachen.
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Meitroni'
Schloss Ippenburg, or Father of Peace® is a hybrid tea rose bred by Alain Meilland in 1996. It produces large, fully double, highly fragrant flowers that are 13-14 cm across, s ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.5 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Tangust'
AUGUSTA LUISE® is a stunning hybrid tea rose by Rosen Tantau from 1999. Even the breeder admits that this is one of their best roses of all times. Rich perfume and incredible continuous production of flowers make it a ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - XI 0.8 - 1.3m 0.6 - 0.8m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Apparently most of rose breeders took up the challenge of breeding a blue rose a couple of decades ago. So far the bluest flower is achieved by soaking the cut rose stems with blue ink. However, without jokes or cheating some breeders celebrate great success with their results. Just like Kordes from ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Kormarzau'
German polyantha rose Märchenzauber® that was named much more simply BLISS® for the rest of the world is one of them. Its medium sized flowers (8-10 cm across) are a very ...
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Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 0.6 - 0.8m 0.5 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Meiangele'
RED LEONARDO DA VINCI® is fantastic red polyantha (floribunda) rose from France, bred by Meilland International in 2005. It is a cross between Rote Max Graf, Cassandra, and Bonica. It bears medium-sized, deep red, full ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - XI 0.8 - 1m 0.5 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Meideautri'
LEONARDO DA VINCI® is from French Romantica™ rose series bred by Alain Meilland. This rose was introduced in 1994 and has been popular ever since, mainly owing to abundant flowering and great health. Its flowers ...
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VI - XI 0.6 - 0.8m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
The flowers of Gertrude Jekyll rose start as perfect little scrolled buds and soon open into the most beautiful, large, rosette-shaped flowers of rich glowing pink. The growth is upright and vigorous and in every way reliab ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 1 - 1.3m 0.8 - 1m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
An excellent rose for bedding, although it is equally good for the border. It flowers with exceptional freedom and continuity, has even upright growth and little or no disease. The flowers are of a rich yellow colouring. It has a characteristic Tea Rose fragrance with a musky background. Winner of a ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
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VI - IX 0.8 - 1m 1 - 1m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
An excellent pure yellow rose that combines unusually strong and healthy growth with blooms of the utmost delicacy and charm. These are quite large and evenly shaped, with many small petals opening to form a flat flower. They have a softness of texture which is most pleasing, and look particularly f ...
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VI - IX 1 - 1.3m 1 - 1m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Hansestadt Rostock® is a charming rose introduction by Rosen Tantau from 2010. This healthy and extremely floriferous rose produces delicate flowers of rich apricot orange and golden colour that changes to soft salmon ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 0.6 - 0.8m 0.6 - 0.8m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Bessy is another fantastic polyantha rose. It produces semi-double flowers, 5-7 cm wide, that are orange as they open and change to peach red retaining orange centre. It grows small and bushy, is very healthy and disease-resistant and flowers from early summer until early autumn ...
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VI - IX 0.3 - 0.4m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
White roses has never been out of fashion. That is why breeders keep coming up with new varieties with improved features. Innocencia® is a popular polyantha rose by Kordes. It bears small, single, moderately fragrant fl ...
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VI - X 0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Frantasia'
RHAPSODY IN BLUE® rose is considered the bluest rose in the market to date. Obviously, sky blue colour is still something everyone dreams of, but this invention was a real breakthrough as it makes flowers of deep purpl ...
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VI - IX 0.8 - 1.3m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
This rose is probably one of the most popular polyantha rose by Kordes. Its name means gardener´s delight and if you like strong and vibrant colours you will understand. The flowers are fully double, raspberry pink-red, rain-resistant, and appear in profusion from early summer until early autumn. Fo ...
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VI - IX 0.3 - 0.5m 0.4 - 0.6m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Aloha is a great climbing rose with large, repeat flowering flowers of apricot orange to salmon pink shades. It is quitre robust and hardy, reasonably disease-resistant. Planting instructions: Prepare a hole of size 30x30 cm. Put your rose in the way that the grafting point is 3 cm deep in the s ...
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Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 2 - 2.5m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Amadeus is a superb modern climber from Kordes. It bears trusses of deep ruby red flowers that repeat flowering and have a light spicy scent. Reasonably disease-resistant. Planting instructions: Prepare a hole of size 30x30 cm. Put your rose in the way that the grafting point is 3 cm deep in the ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 2 - 2.5m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Laguna® is a new climbing rose by Kordes from 2004. It produces large, fully double flowers of deep raspberry pink flowers that are 10 cm across and have a lovely and strong fragrance. It is a combination of lemon, lemo ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 1.5 - 2.5m 0.5 - 1m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Meiangele'
Red Leonardo Da Vinci® is fantastic red rose from Meilland breeding, grafted as a standard rose. It bears medium-sized, deep red, fully double, lightly scented flowers which come out from early June almost continuously ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 1 - 1.5m 0.5 - 0.6m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Taneiglat'
It is difficult to tell if breeders from Rosen Tantau expected that their hybrid tea rose Nostalgie® rose would become such a blockbuster after its release in 1995. This rose has been a top seller ever since irrespecti ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 1 - 1.8m 0.3 - 0.6m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa 'Visankar'
Minerva was a Belgium car making company producing cars between 1899 and 1939, and the first to come up with a 4-wheel breaking system in 1926. It is also a name for a rose bred by Belgium breeder Martin Vissers who named his rose in honour of the brand in 2004. MINERVA&# ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - X 1 - 1.5m 0.5 - 1m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Rosa
Munstead Wood is a luxury addition to the family of deep purple red roses by David Austin. This English rose produces large, very dark wine red, fully double flowers with an extraordinary perfume. The fragrance is rich, ver ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - IX 1.5 - 1.8m 0.5 - 0.8m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Skimmia japonica
Pabella is a compact, slow growing, female skimmia variety producing tiny fragrant flowers in early spring, which are followed by small, spherical, red and very glossy fruit if pollinated by a male variety (e.g.
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 0.3 - 0.5m 0.5 - 0.6m semi-shade to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus incisa
Fuji cherry Kojou-no-mai is a fantastic must have for small gardens and yards. This little shrub or tiny tree (if grafted on a short stem) is an eye-catching jewel with year-round interest. In winter it shows attractive arc ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
III - IV 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Picea breweriana
Brewer spruce is an evergreen conifer native to the Siskiyou Mountains of southwestern Oregon and northern California where it is a rare plant owing to its sparse occurrence. It has a beautiful shape. The stem and inner branches are firm and upright whereas new bra ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
8 - 15m 3 - 5m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Picea pungens
Although Colorado spruce originates in the Rocky Mountains of Canada and the USA, it has been in wide cultivation in Europe and its colder regions. It is used more and more as a replacement of Norway spruce which does not take air pollution and suffers from falling ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
10 - 15m 3 - 5m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Dicentra spectabilis
Bleeding heart is a bit old-fashioned yet beautiful perennial commonly found in European gardens. It comes from Siberia and colder parts of China and Korea. Alba is a form with pure white heart-shaped flowers that bloom a l ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 1.3m 1 - 1.3m full sun to shade 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cornus kousa
Teutonia is another extraordinary Japanese dogwood which, apart from its ornamental features, is valued mostly for its exquisite fruit. It is produced from small spheres, composed of tiny flowers that open from late May or ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 3m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Koelreuteria paniculata
Golden-rain tree is one of the few trees of our climate blooming in summer. This variety, moreover, is yet somewhat rare which makes it a sought-after item. Fastigiata golden-rain tree ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - VIII 4 - 6m 1.5 - 2.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Aurinia saxatilis (Alyssum saxatile)
Gold dust is a low growing, mat forming perennial not just for rockeries or dry walls. It produces masses of panicles with rich yellow flowers on thin but sturdy, 20-25 cm tall stems. Flowers come out from mid spring, usually early May and continue flowering for 3- ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.2 - 0.2m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Physocarpus opulifolius
Ninebark is a low-maintenance deciduous shrub which is available in several varieties offering different leaf colour and shape. Summer Wine® is a patented new variety from 2005. It is a cross between varieties Nana and ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 1 - 1.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun to shade 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Taxodium distichum
Cascade Falls is an exciting new variety of bald cypress. It is a novelty from New Zealand, patented in the USA under PP12,296 in 1999. Its eye-catching feature are its pendent branches forming several cascades from the top of the graft. It is a deciduous conifer with bright green, lin ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2m 1.5 - 3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus avium
Van is a mid-season variety of sweet cherry. Its fruit ripens in early July. Fruits are large, heart-shaped, deep red, almost black. The flesh is aromatic, sweet, and has excellent taste. It needs protection from cherry-worms. It is not self-fertile and needs a pollinated for ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 4 - 6m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hypericum kalmianum
St. John’s Wort is a well know perennial from our meadows and fields. The gardeners, however, selected species which are shrubby and have additional features for common use in gardens. Gemo is a new variety of this group and comes from Denmark. It is a low, dense growin ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 0.4 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.8m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Robinia hispida var. rosea (Robinia elliottii)
The original name of this shrub is hairy locust because of the twigs that are covered with bristly purplish-brown hairs. Pea-like, rose-pink flowers are formed in short clusters and come out at the end of spring for 2-4 weeks. In hot and sunny summer it blooms for the second time at the e ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1.5 - 2m 1.5 - 2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Campsis radicans
This trumpet creeper is really trained into a small tree. 1 or 2 meter tall trunk with a blooming crown gives this exotic looking plant a new glamour. Beautiful, golden-yellow flowers grow at the ends of new branches. They come out in July and don’t stop till the first frosts.
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VII - IX 1.5 - 2.5m 1 - 2m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Campsis x tagliabuana ('Takarazuka Fresa')
SUMMER JAZZ™ FIRE is a showstopper with its brilliant vibrant red flowers. They are large, possibly not as large as the yellow variety from this series, about 5-6 cm across, and appear from mid July. They are composed in long racemes that may contain 6 ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.1 - 0.1m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Erysimum
Shrubby wallflower is a long-flowering perennial, or to be precise a subshrub forming woody stems, exactly like lavender plants do. Bowles’ Mauve is a beautiful variety with mauve flowers that open in late May and continue blooming until autumn. They are small, produced at ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - X 0.3 - 0.6m 0.2 - 0.4m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Erysimum
Shrubby wallflower is a long-flowering perennial, or to be precise a subshrub forming woody stems, exactly like lavender plants do. Fragrant Sunshine is a selection made by David Ralph Tristram in 1994 in West Sussex, UK, p ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VII 0.3 - 0.6m 0.3 - 0.4m full sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Weigela 'Slingco 1'
ALL SUMMER RED® is a novelty weigela selected in the Netherlands in 2007. It was bred by Gijsbertus Verhoef as a cross between weigela Evita and weigela Red Princ ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - IX 0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Weigela florida 'Alexandra'
Weigelas are valuable garden shrubs that grow freely in almost any soil and require little maintenance. They are deciduous shrubs growing 1.5 – 2.0 tall and just a bit less wide. Alexandra WINE &ROSES is a fascinating new variety with deep burgundy red, ovate, deciduou ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 1 - 2m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Weigela florida 'Plangen'
Ever since we saw the very first flowers of this weigela variety it was clear that the world is about to witness a sensation. And there is more to it: this success came from our country – the Czech Republic so a dose of national pride is attached. < ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 0.6m 0.6 - 1m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Weigela florida 'Verweig'
MONET® weigela comes from the Netherlands where it was found in 2001 as a natural mutation of another variety called Tango. MONET® is a dwarf plant, growing into a lovely ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.3 - 0.5m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus cerasus
Morellenfeuer is one of the top German sour morello cherries. It bears medium-sized, burgundy-black fruit with dark, juicy flesh that is both sour and light sweet, aromatic, freestone. It is ideal eaten fresh as well as processed in jams, preserves, desserts etc. It is a late va ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 3 - 6m 2 - 4m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Prunus subhirtella
The prunus family contains over 400 species that are useful and beautiful at the same time. There are cherries, plums, peaches or sloes, as well as flowering Japanese cherries, evergreen cherry laurels and many more. Pendula higan ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - IV 3 - 4m 1 - 3m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hamamelis x intermedia
Diane bears the deepest red flowers, so far cultivated. They are fringe-like and appear on bare wood from the first warmer days of February and keep blooming for 6 to sometimes 8 weeks! Leaves are similar to hazel, but larger and turn bright orange-red in autumn. Witch hazel is a beautiful shrub or ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
I - III 2 - 4m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hamamelis x intermedia
Westerstede is a German variety of witch hazel coming from Friesland. It has fringle-like, beautifully scented, bright yellow flowers that come out usually in the second half of February and continue blooming for as long as 6 weeks if March is not too hot. Leaves are similar to ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
II - III 2 - 4m 2 - 4m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Wisteria sinensis
Chinese wisteria is no doubt the queen of flowering climbers. Alba is a variety with clusters of very fragrant, pure white flowers that are 25-35 cm long and appear on bare wood earlier than other wisterias, usually in Apri ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - VII 2 - 3m 1 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Wisteria floribunda
Wisterias are undoubtedly the queen of flowering climbers. Rosea is a pink flowering variety of Japanese wisteria. Slightly fragrant flowers are formed in 30-70 cm long racemes and appear along with the leaves from early May until early June. Pinnate leaves look rather exotic an ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 6 - 8m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Wisteria floribunda ('Issai')
Domino is another attractive variety of Japanese wisteria. In older sources you can also find its other name ’Issai’. It produces medium sized, compact racemes with fragrant, pea-like flowers that are a combinat ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1.5 - 3m 1 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Wisteria brachybotrys (w.venusta)
Silky wisteria is one gorgeous flowering plant. What makes it different compared to other wisterias are its silky leaves and fat racemes of flowers, that are creamy white with a yellowish spot in the centre. The individual flowers are about twice the size of other wisterias. They open late &# ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 3 - 5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Wisteria brachybotrys (w.venusta)
Silky wisteria is one gorgeous flowering plant. What makes it different compared to other wisterias are its silky leaves and stumpy racemes of flowers. Showa Beni ('Aka-kapitan') is a recently introduced variety with pink and white flowers with a conspicuous yellow spot. The ind ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - VI 3 - 5m full sun 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Tricolor'
If you like the features of hollies such as toothed leaves, dense habit, and the fact that they are in leaf all year, you will love this plant: sometimes called false holly, osmanthus has rather dentate leaves than spiny, although touching it is not the best plan for Sunday afternoon. < ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 1.3m 0.5 - 1.3m full to partial sun 6   (down to -23°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Salix elaeagnos (salix rosmarinifolia)
Angustifolia is a subspecies of hoary willow from South and Central Europe. It is a dwarf version growing only 1 or 2 meters tall. It is so different from the species that many gardeners and botanists prefer its classificat ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.8m 1 - 2m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Myrica gale
Bog myrtle is a deciduous shrub found in moist and constantly waterlooged areas all around Northern Hemisphere. It makes small, inversely lance-shaped or narrowly obovate, dark green to slightly blue-green leaves, and fragrant flowers from mid spring. The flowers a ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1 - 1.8m 1 - 1.8m full sun 1   (down to -46°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Myrica pensylvanica
Northern bayberry is native to eastern coast of North America, and obviously Pennsylvania where its name comes from. It is probably the showiest of all hardy myricas thanks to its light green, leathery, and highly glossy foliage which resembles pittosporum. Leaves ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - V 1.5 - 2.5m 1.5 - 2.5m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus nigra
Kleiner Turm (Small Tower) is a German variety of Austrian pine. It is a dwarf plant of widely columnar, compact habit and slow growth. It has long, stiff, deep green needles. Mature size has not been observed yet but is ex ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.5m 0.5 - 0.8m full sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus nigra
After a huge success with BREPO® variety, a breeder of pines from Switzerland Henri Bregeon comes up with another dwarf pine variety, this time called Marie Bregeon
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.5 - 1m 0.5 - 1m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pinus x schwerinii
Wiethorst is a witch’s broom of Schwerin’s pine, found and named by Johann Wieting in Gieelhorst, Germany. It is dwarf, slow growing version of this pine with symmetrical, pyramidal shape and dense habit. It has ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 2.5m 1 - 1.5m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Abies koreana
We always love presenting unusual and rare plants. Among those we only select the ones that are not just rare but also beautiful and can enrich your garden with a new feature. This time we have a real jewel for conifer lovers. It is a dwarf Korean fir named “Brillant”. It is a compact ...
USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.2 - 0.3m full to partial sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Dianthus superbus
KAHORI PINK is a very pretty hybrid pink variety with rich rosy pink flowers from May until midsummer. The main flowering season is June when this mounding perennial is covered with about 2cm wide flowers atop very short st ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VII 0.1 - 0.2m 0.3 - 0.4m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Pieris japonica
Little Heath is a dwarf variety of pieris. It is a neat little shrub with short, elongated, pointed leaves of mid green colour with white margins. New leaves emerge orange to copper red. It grows very slowly, forming a low, compact shrub. No pruning required. It dislikes excess ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.2 - 0.5m 0.3 - 0.5m full sun to shade 5b   (down to -27°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Platanus x hispanica
Alphen’s Globe has been a sought after small tree in the last decade or so since it offers beauty of its parent – plane tree - but much smaller dimensions which make it suitable even for small gardens. Its deciduous leaves are large – 20 cm wide, glossy gree ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
3 - 5m 2 - 3m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Hippophae rhamnoides
Hikul is a very attractive variety of sea buckthorn. It is a slow growing, deciduous shrub of very compact and dense habit. It has short, narrowly lanceolate, deciduous leaves that are mid green from spring till autumn, and ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
1 - 1.8m 1 - 1.8m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Picea omorika
Karel is a dwarf Serbian spruce with short, dark green needles. It is a very slow-growing, dense conifer that makes only about 5-7 cm per year. In 10 years you can expect height of 50-60 cm, and 60-70 cm width. Naturally it ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
0.3 - 0.8m 0.4 - 1m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Helenium
Helena Yellow is a Helen’s flower variety with single colour flowers. They are just yellow, without brown or read heads. Blooming begins in first half of August and continues until October. Stems are 80-100 cm tall. L ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VIII - IX 0.8 - 1m 0.3 - 0.4m full sun for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Robinia pseudoacacia
European gardens love colours. And the truth is what a tropical garden has to offer in terms of colours of the flowers, our gardens can easily compete beating it with colours and shapes of the leaves. Hence one of our most attractive trees, a jewel among gold-leaved: golden locust. It was fir ...
USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
5 - 8m 3 - 6m full to partial sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Cercis canadensis
Eastern redbud is a lovely, deciduous, small tree or a large shrub where the word “love” is the key feature. Why? Because its leaves are in a perfect shape of a heart that we are used to draw as an icon. Moreover, Forest Pansy variety has burgundy red to deep burg ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
IV - V 2 - 4m 2 - 4m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Campanula persicifolia
Takion Blue is a peach-leaved bellflower from the Takio series offering compact, almost dwarf plants of superb flowering. The flowers are large, light violet blue, open wide and outward facing almost like balloon flowers. They come out on about 40 cm tall, densely ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VIII 0.3 - 0.4m 0.2 - 0.3m full to partial sun 3   (down to -40°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Campanula portenschlagiana 'Planet'
AMBELLA® PURPLE is an evergreen bellflower plant with deep violet blue flowers from early summer until late autumn, or even early winter if its beginning is mild. The colder the weather the darker the flowers. Leaves a ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT USUAL WIDTH LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
VI - XI 0.1 - 0.2m 0.4 - 0.8m full sun 4   (down to -34°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7
Enkianthus campanulatus
Latin name enkianthus was made up from two Greek words although this deciduous shrub originates in Japan. It belongs to the heath family and also fits in there perfectly. No other rhododendron or azalea has its structure. Its main stems are always fully vertical with tops of small, alternate leaves. ...
Termín kvetení USUAL HEIGHT LOCATION USDA zone
Code of winter protection zone 5+6
Code of winter protection zone 7
V - VI 0.5 - 1.5m full sun 5   (down to -29°C) for zone 5+6   for zone 7

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