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Potatoe Vine
Red Leaf Japanese Barberry
Yellow Wild Iris
Heavenly Bamboo
Sweet Alyssum
Spring Bouquet Compact Laurustinus
Potatoe Vine

Common name: Potatoe Vine
Botanical name: Solanum laxum

This twisting vine will grow 25' in length and has deciduous, glossy green leaves with blue and white flowers that are in constant bloom.

Red Leaf Japanese Barberry

Common name: Red Leaf Japanese Barberry
Botanical name: Berberis thunbergii 'Atropurpurea'

A thorny, deciduous shrub growing 4-6' high and as wide, Red Japanese Barberry can be contained with some light pruning. Its purplish-red leaves contrast beautifully against a dark green background.

Yellow Wild Iris

Common name: Yellow Wild Iris
Botanical name: Dietes bicolor

This clumping perennial iris relative stands 3'-4' high. It has light- yellow, iris-like flowers with maroon blotches that are about 2" wide. It performs best in full sun and in soil with good drainage.

Heavenly Bamboo

Common name: Heavenly Bamboo
Botanical name: Nandina domestica

Nandina domestica is a graceful upright shrub that grows from 3' to 6' in height. It gets its name from its bamboo-like growth habit. When thinned from the center, it bears a remarkable resemblance to bamboo. It is best used in groups. It can be used in a shaded patio or out in a shrub border with full sun. An interesting feature of Heavenly Bamboo is the bronze color in the new growth when planted in full sun. It also bears clusters of white flowers in the spring.

Sweet Alyssum

Common name: Sweet Alyssum
Botanical name: Lobularia maritima

Lobularia maritima is an annual. Low, branching, trailing plant to 1' tall, with narrow or lance-shaped leaves .5" - 2" long. Tiny, 4-petaled white flowers crowded in clusters.

Spring Bouquet Compact Laurustinus

Common name: Spring Bouquet Compact Laurustinus
Botanical name: Viburnum tinus 'Spring Bouquet'

The 'Spring Bouquet' grows to about 4-6' in height with a compact habit. Its foliage is slimer than the species, darker green color, and the plant can be used as an onamental hedge.

Designer: Jim Mathys

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Photographer: GardenSoft