Plant List 2

Plant List 2 - Red peely bark Pits on branch origin on...

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Landscape Plants Plant List 2- Cook and Neighborhood Dr. Bruce Hamilton January 28, 2008 Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca Pendula’- Weeping Willow Atlas Cedar Needles in starburst form “Pendulus” mean hanging branches Hederus Helix - English Ivy Okay in shade Good ground cover Climbs trees- bad if it “girdles” the tree meaning it digs into it. Also bad if it overtakes the canopy and steels the light from the tree. Juniperus Chinensis ‘Hetzii’- Hetzii Chinese Juniper Bluish tint Berries that look like cones Needles are scaly Stays compact Juniperus horizontalis wiltonii - Blue Rug Juniper Ground cover Useful on slopes One of the few that is good in bright sun Juniperus virginiana - Eastern Redcedar Not really ornamental Native Scaly leaves Dioicus- meaning male and female tree. Doesn’t matter while planting. Only difference is the flowering. Usually dense and found in dry land Metasequoia Glyptostroboides- Dawn redwood Native to china Brought to America in the 1940s
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Unformatted text preview: Red peely bark Pits on branch origin on trunk Grow very fast Picea Omorika- Serbia Spruce Needles grow individually from stem Light color under branch. Top is green, but on bottom it’s like a light blue Picea Orientalis- Oriental Spruce Tight growth Not Native Weeping branches Shorter needles Picea Pungens Glauca- Colorodo Blue Spruce Blue Leaves all around stem Smells ( pungens) Flakey Bark Orange red underneath Taxodium Distichium- Bald cypress Found around wetlands Bark is gray-brown to red-brown Taxus Baccata- English yew Lose arrow like cones in winter Leaves are wing-like Won’t do well in hot conditions Deer Love them Taxus Baccata ‘Repandans’- Spreading English Yew Lower spreading stance (one we saw was lower than my hip) Thuja Oriental-Oriental Arborvitae Needles/leaves are scaly Branches are arrance vertical on the inside Denser growth Yucca Fiementosa-Adam’s Needle Yucca Pointy Plant Ground Cover...
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  • Spring '08
  • Staff
  • Cupressaceae, Juniper, Least concern plants, Picea Omorika- Serbia Spruce Needles, Picea Pungens Glauca- Colorodo Blue, Picea Orientalis- Oriental Spruce

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