These are instant celebrities because they solve common problems for hydrangea lovers!
There was a blog article on this subject nearly a decade ago that has always made the plant geek in us laugh – calling Catalpa’s the Rodney Dangerfield of shade trees since they get no respect!
While warmer zones tend to have all the fun with spring blooming trees, those in colder regions can now add this beautiful bloomer to their pallet! Hardy from zones 2 through 8, Gladiator™ is an excellent ornament tree.
Pahl’s Market Nursery Manager, Tim ‘Bart’ Bartholomew was interviewed for an article that appeared in the Home Section of the Star Tribune. Read on to learn more about the trend towards short and narrow plants.
Pahl’s will have the Straight Talk Privet available for sale in April 2018 in both #2 & #5 sizes. We did have this new privet later in the season last year and it was very well received.
Looking ahead to Spring, Bailey Nurseries announces a new variety of Nannyberry!
I know this is not the best time of the year to do an article on roses, but when I heard that Screaming Neon Red Rose had won top prize at the Biltmore International Rose Trials, and it is a rose that I am familiar with, I couldn’t resist telling people about it.
For the October plant of the month I have chosen Fall Fiesta Sugar Maple. The choice was easy because of it’s beautiful fall color and because it is my wife Sara’s favorite tree.
Finally a new plant to tell our customers about that is not another Hydrangea and fills a nice niche in the landscape. This is Strait Talk Privet. Straight Talk Privet is a beautiful 12 foot tall plant that is tightly upright and grows only 2’ wide.
Our April plant of the month is Pink Birchleaf Spirea. It was originally bred in France and brought to us from Baileys Nursery in Afton Minnesota.