Dwarf Trees

Conifer sizes

From massive forest giants to miniscule mounds of elegant foliage, the appropriate size will depend on the landscape situation. The typical landscape today is limited in space, making size an important issue when choosing plants. The American Conifer Society has adopted, as a relative guide, the following four size categories for conifers:* Miniature, Dwarf, Intermediate and Large.

Abies

Abies

Offers beautiful, adaptable garden forms that exhibit exceptional uniformity and regular branching. Valued for a wide range of striking evergreen shapes and sizes that fill many landscape needs.

Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf'

Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1.5ft. tall and 3ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


This dwarf Greek Fir grows broad and low. Short, lustrous, dark-green needles are held radially, giving a spiky appearance. Ideal for rock gardens.

Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf' - pollen cones

Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf' - pollen cones

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1.5ft. tall and 3ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


This dwarf Greek Fir grows broad and low. Short, lustrous, dark-green needles are held radially, giving a spiky appearance. Ideal for rock gardens.

Abies koreana 'Cis'

Abies koreana 'Cis'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1ft. tall and wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


Radiating, dark green needles lie flat on the stems and provide a backdrop for attractive, small, brown buds at the branch tips. This flattened, spherical plant has a formal, tidy appearance and glistening foliage that draws attention in the garden.

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet'

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2ft. tall and 6ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


A slow-growing conifer with dark green needles. Forms a marvelous dense groundcover.

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet'-foliage-cone

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet'-foliage-cone

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2ft. tall and 6ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


A slow-growing conifer with dark green needles. Forms a marvelous dense groundcover.

Abies koreana 'Kristal Kugel'

Abies koreana 'Kristal Kugel'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 10ft. tall and 15ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


A minature evergreen conifer with a low domed form. A cute little gem for a small garden.

Abies koreana 'Tundra'

Abies koreana 'Tundra'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 4-5ft. tall and wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


Deer Resistant

Globe shape dwarf with long, dark green needles that are intensely white on the underside. Waxy, white buds look like tiny white beads and contribute to fall and winter interest. This small, compact selection has a rounded, spreading habit and clean, vibrant appearance.

Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader'

Abies nordmanniana 'Golden Spreader'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 6-7ft. wide
Light: Sun to partial shade


The bright, golden yellow of this low, spreading fir is especially striking in winter when much of the garden's color has faded. During the rest of the year, the versatile, useful plant brightens areas of partial shade.

Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata'

Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2ft. tall and 6ft. wide
Light: Full sun


The spreading Blue Noble Fir is a smaller uniferous evergreen ideal for use in landscapes, gardens, and borders. This plant is unique from other mounding conifers in that the branches have somewhat of a weeping habit.

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 1.5-2ft. tall and 2-2.5ft. wide
Light: Partial shade


Deer Resistant

Japanese Kingsville boxwood bonsai is an evergreen shrub with dense canopy of tiny dark green leaves supported by attractive old looking trunk.

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 1.5-2ft. tall and 2-2.5ft. wide
Light: Partial shade


Deer Resistant

Japanese Kingsville boxwood bonsai is an evergreen shrub with dense canopy of tiny dark green leaves supported by attractive old looking trunk.

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Buxus microphylla 'Kingsville'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 1.5-2ft. tall and 2-2.5ft. wide
Light: Partial shade


Deer Resistant

Japanese Kingsville boxwood bonsai is an evergreen shrub with dense canopy of tiny dark green leaves supported by attractive old looking trunk.

Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Morris Midget'

Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Morris Midget'

Zone: 5-9
Height: .75ft. tall and 1-1.5 ft. wide
Light: Partial shade


Deer Resistant

This compact, broad-leaved evergreen shrub grows very slowly to form a rounded foliage mound. It makes an ideal accent for rock gardens, edging, small hedges of foundations.

Cedrus deodara 'Prostrate Beauty'

Cedrus deodara 'Prostrate Beauty'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 12-24in. tall and 6-8ft. wide
Light: Full sun


This splendid little conifer begins nearly flat, then acquires a central leader which, if you leave it unpruned adds a bit of height and depth to the display.

Cedrus libani 'Home Park'

Cedrus libani 'Home Park'

Zone: 5
Height: 3ft. tall and 10ft. wide
Light: Full sun


A rare, spreading, dwarf form of the libani group of cedars, this exciting plant has vibrant, green needles that cover gracefully arching, horizontal branches.

Cedrus libani brevifolia 'Kenwith'

Cedrus libani brevifolia 'Kenwith'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1-1.5ft. tall and wide
Light: Full sun


A dwarf Lebanon cedar, is a lot of tree in a tiny package. Small rich green needles are in perfect scale to the short erect branches. A slight inward curve to the branches gives the plant some added interest.

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Prostrata'

Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Prostrata'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3ft. tall and 8ft. wide
Light: Fullsun to partialshade


Deer Resistant

V-shaped waves of deep green needles accentuate the undulating, horizontal branches of this broad, spreading conifer. In spring, beautiful lime-green growth sets the stage for clusters of prominent pollen cones that open on older wood.

Cercis canadensis 'Dwarf'

Cercis canadensis 'Dwarf'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 6ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


Dwarf Redbud

A Graceful compact tree with a vase shaped, little wood, habit. Clusters of purple blooms in the spring and leaves that are yellow in the fall. Small lightly crinkled, heart shaped leaves.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Butter Ball'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Butter Ball'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 10in. tall and 12in. wide
Light:


Bright, lemony yellow tips on tightly congested foliage give this small, globose Hinoki a fresh, cheery look. The vivid coloring contrasts beautifully with naturally darker inner foliage.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1.5ft. tall and 1ft. wide
Light:


Each narrow, upright tree becomes a cluster of thick, upright shoots that resemble bottlebrushs, with both juvenile and adult foliage in shades of blue and green.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Confucius'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5-10ft. tall and 3-5ft. wide
Light:


Neat, feathery fans of foliage display a range of color, from bright lemon yellow on outer foliage to softer shades of yellow, gold, and rich green on interior foliage.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gemstone'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gemstone'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 18-30in. tall and 12-24in. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Dense and dramatic, this fantastic new cultivar displays an unusual blend of color and texture. Its tightly layered, green fans are alive with darker and lighter shades, and plants are so dense that a single specimen can lead extraordinary character to a small space.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gnome standard'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gnome standard'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 1-1.5 tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


This rich, deep green foliage on this elfin Hinoki is so dense and congested that the familiar fan-like growth seems more like knuckles, making the plant look like a smooth, rounded rock. It is grafted on a standard.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Fern'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Fern'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 12-18in. tall and wide
Light:


The bright yellow, fern-like tips are characteristic of more mature foliage, resembling filled-out fans that curve gently downward. The inner growth looks more like powder blue juvenile foliage, the opposite of what you might expect.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Fern'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Fern'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 12-18in. tall and wide
Light:


The bright yellow, fern-like tips are characteristic of more mature foliage, resembling filled-out fans that curve gently downward. The inner growth looks more like powder blue juvenile foliage, the opposite of what you might expect.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracillis Compacta'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracillis Compacta'

Zone: 5
Height: 10ft. tall and 5ft. wide
Light:


This form of Hinoki Cypress has an irregularly globose form that develops an upright habit with age. Dense, extremely healthy, rich cups of foliage suggest an elegant Japanese aesthetic.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Just Dandy'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Just Dandy'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-5ft. tall and wide
Light:


Compact sprays of dense, finely textured foliage decorate the branches of the low, rounded, spreading plants. Ultimately wider than tall, 'Just Dandy' contributes unparralled grace and beauty to small spaces throughout the year.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Lemon Twist'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Lemon Twist'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 8ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


Its unusual, kinky foliage displays zesty yelllow tips, producing a striking effect against the red bark of the stems. Some of the short twisted branch tips become cristate, eventually developing flattened, curved cockscombs that spiral back on themselves.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Mariesii'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Mariesii'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Super fine, lacy foliage, generously accented with creamy speckles, creates a soft, frosted look that sets this cultivar apart.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracilis'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-6ft. tall and 2-4ft. wide
Light:


The most popular and well-known dwarf Hinoki False Cypress; 'Nana Gracilis' has an irregularly globose form that develops an upright habit with age. Dense, extremely healthy, rich green cups of foliage suggest an elegant Japanese aesthetic.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Sunny Swirl'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Sunny Swirl'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 6-8ft. tall and 24in-3ft. wide
Light:


Bold texture and colorful foliage distinguish this narrow, upright, golden selection. Stiff contorted branches with mahogany red bark contrast dramatically with the twisting, thread-like foliage, which displays shades that vary from yellow to gold and even chartreuse toward the interior.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Verdoni'

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Verdoni'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-8ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


Clean, bright yellow fans of dense foliage decorate this dependable, mid-sized Hinoki. Each tree develops slowly into a unique, naturally irregular, compact pyramid with a slightly drooping leader. New foliage and stems display hints of orange.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Cream Ball'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Cream Ball'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 1ft. tall and wide
Light:


The unique color of this compact ball, neither white nor yellow, is truly cream, a soft, rich shade that will complement many landscapes. A close look at the foliage shows that a range of colors and textures, including bluish needles and green scales that are tipped with blond, contribute to the glowing effect.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Fairy Puff'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Fairy Puff'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 1ft. tall and 2ft. wide
Light:


Enchanting petite mound of soft, fluffy, foliage with feathery tips of creamy yellow white. A light shearing with help encourage a compact form and even more pale-tipped new growth.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Pin Cushion'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Pin Cushion'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 2-3ft. tall and wide
Light:


For a handsome bit of color in the rock garden or other small space, this dense, golden cypress delivers. Prized as a close-up accent, especially to add an Asian aesthetic, each plant will spread slowly into a low, irregular mound that suggest moss.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa Juniperoides'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa Juniperoides'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 5ft. tall and wide
Light:


This outstanding compact cultivar stays bright all year long and makes a bold statement in the landscape. Beautiful feathery branches of creamy yellow foliage grow slowly and develop into teardrop-shaped trees that make great golden hedges, screens and central features. Bright new spring growth gradually softens to warm gold in winter.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Tsukumo'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Tsukumo'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 0.5-1.5ft. tall and wide
Light:


For the smallest site, this tight, rounded bun almost doubles s a mossy green rock. It has dense, finely textured green foliage and grows so slowly that it won't outsize a trough or rock garden. Occasionally, short feathery plumes will sprout out among the fine foliage, adding character and dimension to the tiny mound.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'White Pygmy'

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'White Pygmy'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 1ft. tall and 2ft. wide
Light:


What a cutie! This exceptional plant has tiny strands of feathery, white-tipped foliage that produce a fine velvety texture. It provides year-round color in the rock garden and maintains its size without pruning.

Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Heatherbun'

Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Heatherbun'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 6-10ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Unique winter color and fluffy texture distinguish this dense, compact shrub. Its fine, feathery foliage is heathery green during the summer, but when winter hits, the charming, round-topped plant take on intense tones of plum.

Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Top Point'

Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Top Point'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 4-5ft. tall and 18-24in. wide
Light:


A superior compact selection with interesting texture and a narrow habit, this upright conifer displays two types of foliage, both needle-like and scale-like. Muted green in summer, the versatile tree takes on a rich purple blush in winter.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Nana'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Nana'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The winter color of this conifer, purple-red, makes the rounded, somewhat conical shrub a standout in the winter scene. The rest of the year, the attractive, slow-growing form has soft, feathery, blue-green foliage.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Nana' - Winter

Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Nana' - Winter

Zone: 5-8
Height: 6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The winter color of this conifer, purple-red, makes the rounded, somewhat conical shrub a standout in the winter scene. The rest of the year, the attractive, slow-growing form has soft, feathery, blue-green foliage.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 5-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Low growing, rounded evergreen with thick green needles. This excellent evergreen is better than the species for retaining its green color through the winter. It is excellent for use as a screen or a specimen plant.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Golden Promise'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Golden Promise'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Like a basketball speckled with tiny nuggets of gold, 'Golden Promise' will make an exciting statement in the garden. This dwarf Japanese Cedar has a course texture with its small awl-like foliage covering its small globe shape.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Golden Promise'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Golden Promise'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Like a basketball speckled with tiny nuggets of gold, 'Golden Promise' will make an exciting statement in the garden. This dwarf Japanese Cedar has a course texture with its small awl-like foliage covering its small globe shape.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mignone'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mignone'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Dwarf, tiny, dense needles on lacy branches. Foliage is soft and grows overlapping awl-like scales. Particularly attractive for its rich green summer color and contrasting bronzy winter appearance. Make a lovely specimen plant.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 3ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Soft green in spring and summer, the finely textured foliage of this mounding, mop-like Japanese Cedar turns a dramatic russet in winter. Its thin, evenly spaced needles on delicae branches create an open, airy look that requires little to no pruning to maintain.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 3ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Soft green in spring and summer, the finely textured foliage of this mounding, mop-like Japanese Cedar turns a dramatic russet in winter. Its thin, evenly spaced needles on delicae branches create an open, airy look that requires little to no pruning to maintain.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Tansu'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Tansu'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 3ft. tall and 5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This light green, slow-growing dwarf has pointed needles and a braodly upright habit that mimics, in miniature, a jagged mountain outline. Even its tiny needles are in scale on the architecturally irregular gem. A perfect sculpture addition to rock gardens. The plant takes on bronze tones in winter.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Twinkle Toes'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Twinkle Toes'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 3-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This is one of the new cultivars. This is a sport off of 'Tansu". It has nice yellow color and can handle part shade.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Vilmoriniana'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Vilmoriniana'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 1-2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Short, pointed, medium-green needles turn bronze-purple in winter on this small, dense, rounded selection. It adds texture and variety to the rock garden or courtyard.

Cryptomeria japonica 'Yellow Twig'

Cryptomeria japonica 'Yellow Twig'

Zone: 6-9
Height: 5ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The new twigs of this dwarf Japanese Cedar are brushed lightly with yellow in spring; then they change to and stay bright green the rest of the year, without bronzing in winter. Short, finely textured foliage, gathered randomly in clusters at the crown, make the upright, pyramidal bush dense with age.

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-5ft. tall and 2-2.5ft. wide
Light:


An excellent find with the unique history of the species and the same fan-shaped green leaves that turn yellow in fall. It stays very small, its thick, spreading branches loaded with a dense arrangement of foliage. The slow-growing, deciduous conifer make a high interest architectural feature.

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

Ginkgo biloba 'Mariken'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-5ft. tall and 2-2.5ft. wide
Light:


An excellent find with the unique history of the species and the same fan-shaped green leaves that turn yellow in fall. It stays very small, its thick, spreading branches loaded with a dense arrangement of foliage. The slow-growing, deciduous conifer make a high interest architectural feature.

Juniperus chinensis 'Daub's Frosted'

Juniperus chinensis 'Daub's Frosted'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 15in. tall and 5ft. wide
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This low spreading Juniper is eespecially appealing; it develops new, bright, golden-yellow growth that points in all directions above the bluish-green, feathery, interior foliage.

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
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This versatile, vase-shaped plant develops upright, fountain-like branches that are covered in robust, green awl-shaped foliage.

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


This versatile, vase-shaped plant develops upright, fountain-like branches that are covered in robust, green awl-shaped foliage.

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide

This versatile, vase-shaped plant develops upright, fountain-like branches that are covered in robust, green awl-shaped foliage.

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


This versatile, vase-shaped plant develops upright, fountain-like branches that are covered in robust, green awl-shaped foliage.

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Juniperus chinensis 'Shimpaku'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


This versatile, vase-shaped plant develops upright, fountain-like branches that are covered in robust, green awl-shaped foliage.

Juniperus communis 'Corielagen'

Juniperus communis 'Corielagen'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-2ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
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Fine, feathery foliage covers the long, flexible branches of this Juniper from Scotland. Stems reach out in all directions carpeting the ground and conforming to its contours. Hardy, faster-growing the adaptable, flat mat lends a distinctive look to slope, wall or any other open space.

Juniperus communis 'Echiniformis'

Juniperus communis 'Echiniformis'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 8-10in. tall and 2-3ft. wide
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This Chinese Juniper has green to blue-green needles.

Juniperus communis 'Miniature'

Juniperus communis 'Miniature'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3ft. tall and 12in. wide
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More Durable, adaptable and dense this improved selection sports the same compact, bluish-green foliage and upright habit. It differs, though, in its broader pyramidal shape and its better tolerance to wind, cold and reflected sun.

Juniperus conferta 'Silver Mist'

Juniperus conferta 'Silver Mist'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 18in. tall and 3ft. wide
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This low, spreading selection has thick, stiff branches that lay close to, then sweep up and away from the trunk. Thin sharp, blue-green needles have broad white, stomatal bands that contribute a silvery sheen to the appearance. New growth has a reddish brown tinge.

Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Pygmy'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Pygmy'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 5in. tall and 8in. wide
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This tiny, spreading, blue-gray mound produces fascinating, textural foliage and maintains a congested compact habit. A close look shows that new growth tips are smooth and round, while the inner, older branches have sharp, awl-shaped needles.

Juniperus horizontalis 'Golden Carpet'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Golden Carpet'

Zone: 3-6
Height: 4in. tall and wide
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The dense, golden foliage of this carpet-like juniper takes on a third dimension as elongated streamers of new growth appear to float over the body of the plant and creep beyond the edges.

Juniperus horizontalis 'Limeglow'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Limeglow'

Zone: 3
Height: 18-24in. tall and 3ft. wide
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Not your typical juniper! This amazing selection boasts feathery foliage in electric chartreuse, a color that makes a striking contrast to other greens in the garden. Its spreading, vase form and juvenile foliage lend a cheery presence in almost any garden.

Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Load'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Load'

Zone: 3
Height: .25in.-.5in. tall and 8-10ft. wide Deer Resistant
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Deer Resistant

Bright, golden-yellow foliage for summer and rich, burgundy plum for winter recommend this extremely flat, ground-hugging juniper for long term garden interest. It grows slowly and forms an exceptional presence. Let it cascade over a bank, define a mound, complement stonework or cover ground planted in masses.

Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'

Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'

Zone: 4
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 1-4ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

This immensely popular juniper deserves its reputation as a winning garden selection. It has sharp,blue, densely arranged needles, filling short branches that suggest the tips on a many-point star, and a useable form that is about as broad as tall.

Larix gmelini 'Romberg Park'

Larix gmelini 'Romberg Park'

Zone: 2
Height: 12in. tall and 18in. wide
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A superb new form of Dahurian Larch, this dwarf, deciduos conifer develops tufts of short branches that give it appeal in all seasons. In early spring, it is one of the first to push growth, programmed from its cold native habitat and short growing season to take full advantage of warming temperatures. The softly textured, light-green needles change to yellow in fall, and then drop to reveal the plant's many short stems for winter interest.

Picea abies 'Barryi'

Picea abies 'Barryi'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-6ft. tall and 2-4ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

Short, stiff, shiny needles with a dark green coloration lend it dignity. In time it changes its form from a globe to an upright, broad spire.

Picea abies 'Fat Cat'

Picea abies 'Fat Cat'

Zone: 3
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
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Deer Resistant

A dense, rounded form of the birds-nest-type Norway Spruce, this uniformly globose selection is a blown up version of "Little Gem". It has very short, stiff needles and short shoots that give it the appearance of a rotund, green cat, curled up in a ball for a snooze. Extremely hardy, reliable and slow-growing, this kitten creates a presence in the landscape, but don't try to pet its "fur".

Picea abies 'Jogeua'

Picea abies 'Jogeua'

Zone: 3
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

The distinctive, long , narrow branches of this bright green, mounded, dwarf point up and out, which gives the compact, densely branched globe a unique look. Downward facing needles provide interesting texture too. Use this handsome plant to accent smaller landscapes.

Picea abies 'Little Gem'

Picea abies 'Little Gem'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 2ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
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Tufts of tiny green needles cover the many short shoots of this dense, tight bun. Its tough constitution and restrained growth assure good performance in a variety of garden situations where it resembles a lush, green pincushion.

Picea abies 'Little Gem' Standard

Picea abies 'Little Gem' Standard

Zone: 4
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 1-2ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

Tufts of tiny green needles cover the many short shoots of this dense, tight bun. Its tough constitution and restrained growth assure good performance in a variety of garden situations where it resembles a lush, green pincushion. Grafted on a standard.

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 8-10ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

A very small Norway Spruce that is suitable for rock gardens and bonsai. The true form makes a low, rounded cushion with thick, short branches, needles radially arranged.

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 8-10ft. wide
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Deer Resistant

A very small Norway Spruce that is suitable for rock gardens and bonsai. The true form makes a low, rounded cushion with thick, short branches, needles radially arranged.

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 8-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A very small Norway Spruce that is suitable for rock gardens and bonsai. The true form makes a low, rounded cushion with thick, short branches, needles radially arranged.

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 8-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A very small Norway Spruce that is suitable for rock gardens and bonsai. The true form makes a low, rounded cushion with thick, short branches, needles radially arranged.

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Picea abies 'Maxwelli'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 8-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A very small Norway Spruce that is suitable for rock gardens and bonsai. The true form makes a low, rounded cushion with thick, short branches, needles radially arranged.

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 8-12ft. tall and 6-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A dark green, compact selection, this irregularly mounding spruce produces thick, stiff shoots with large, brown buds.

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 8-12ft. tall and 6-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A dark green, compact selection, this irregularly mounding spruce produces thick, stiff shoots with large, brown buds.

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Picea abies 'Mucronata'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 8-12ft. tall and 6-10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A dark green, compact selection, this irregularly mounding spruce produces thick, stiff shoots with large, brown buds.

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-2ft. tall and 2-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A well-known, flat topped, nest-type spruce, this broadly rounded, symmetrical plant produces layers of dense, horizontal or slightly ascending branches. It grows very slowly and becomes much wider than tall with a nest-like depression in the center after many years. Refreshing light green.

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-2ft. tall and 2-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A well-known, flat topped, nest-type spruce, this broadly rounded, symmetrical plant produces layers of dense, horizontal or slightly ascending branches. It grows very slowly and becomes much wider than tall with a nest-like depression in the center after many years. Refreshing light green.

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-2ft. tall and 2-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A well-known, flat topped, nest-type spruce, this broadly rounded, symmetrical plant produces layers of dense, horizontal or slightly ascending branches. It grows very slowly and becomes much wider than tall with a nest-like depression in the center after many years. Refreshing light green.

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 6' tall x 12' wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A well-known, flat topped, nest-type spruce, this broadly rounded, symmetrical plant produces layers of dense, horizontal or slightly ascending branches. It grows very slowly and becomes much wider than tall with a nest-like depression in the center after many years. Refreshing light green.

Picea abies 'Pusch'

Picea abies 'Pusch'

Zone: 3
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This small slow-growing Norway Spruce that produces loads of bright red cones on many short shoots in spring. The tiny cones brown as they age but continue to decorate the irregular, dwarf variety year-round. Globose when young, the small spruce develops an upright broad shape with maturity.

Picea abies 'Repens'

Picea abies 'Repens'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 30in. tall and 5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Creeping Norway Spruce has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The needles remain dark green through the winter. It is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth.

Picea abies 'Repens'

Picea abies 'Repens'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 30in. tall and 5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Creeping Norway Spruce has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The needles remain dark green through the winter. It is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth.

Picea abies 'Thumbelina'

Picea abies 'Thumbelina'

Zone: 3
Height: 12in. tall
Light:


Deer Resistant

This extremely dense tiny Norway Spruce haas a tight cushion of sharp, short needles that puts on a nice winter decoration. Prominent brown buds for seasonal interest.

Picea abies 'Witches Brood'

Picea abies 'Witches Brood'

Zone: 3
Height: 1.5-2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This green, dwarf spruce has a gumdrop shape when young, but it matures into a small tree with a broad, conical form. Short, slender needles and tan buds, arranged closely on light brown, gently curved shoots, give this cultivar an appealing look.

Picea glauca 'Blue Planet'

Picea glauca 'Blue Planet'

Zone: 4
Height: 8in. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Sporting some of the tiniest needles on the planet, this miniature bun is a reliable choice for tight garden spaces. The short, thin needles have a slight blue cast which complements the true greens and blues in the landscape.

Picea glauca 'Conica'

Picea glauca 'Conica'

Zone: 3
Height: 6-8ft. tall and 3ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Alberta Spruce are compact, pyramidal and very slow-growing. They are widely used in landscapes because of their low maintenance, slow growth habit and rugged dependability.

Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Zone: 3
Height: 1-2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Short, blue-green needles with a hint of gray cover this low, slow-growing, compact cushion of a conifer. Its dense network of tiny branches and its sharp needles work together to create an animated pincushion plant that makes a great addition to rock and trough gardens.

Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Zone: 3
Height: 1-2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Short, blue-green needles with a hint of gray cover this low, slow-growing, compact cushion of a conifer. Its dense network of tiny branches and its sharp needles work together to create an animated pincushion plant that makes a great addition to rock and trough gardens.

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Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Picea glauca 'Echiniformis'

Zone: 3
Height: 1-2ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Short, blue-green needles with a hint of gray cover this low, slow-growing, compact cushion of a conifer. Its dense network of tiny branches and its sharp needles work together to create an animated pincushion plant that makes a great addition to rock and trough gardens.

Picea glauca 'Elf'

Picea glauca 'Elf'

Zone: 4
Height: 1ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This Alberta-type gem grows extremely slowly and forms a dense globe with short, fine needles that emerge blue-green in spring.

Picea glauca 'Hobbit'

Picea glauca 'Hobbit'

Zone: 4
Height: 2-3ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This short, plump selection of Picea Glauca 'Conica" exhibits the same likability as its namesake, Bilbo Baggins from JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit. Like Baggins, the small, reliable White Spruce is half-size, well behaved and hardworking. Tiny green needles on upright branches give the globose young "Hobbit" charm and contribute to its appeal as it matures into a wide cone.

Picea glauca 'Humpty Dumpty'

Picea glauca 'Humpty Dumpty'

Zone: 4
Height: 3ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The habit of this extremely dense, Alberta-type plant explains its name: short and plump, kind of egg-shaped, like Humpty Dumpty. With nearly equal base width and height, it forms an almost perfect pyramid that is only two-thirds the size of "Conica".

Picea glauca 'Jeans Dilly'

Picea glauca 'Jeans Dilly'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 2-5ft. tall and 1-2.5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Much denser, smaller and slower growing than other Alberta types, its short, fine needles display a distinctive twist during the growing season.

Picea glauca 'Pixie Dust'

Picea glauca 'Pixie Dust'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 18in. tall and 10in. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Extremely dense, compact and slow growing, this miniature selection resembles 'Conica' in form, but offers a special feature. When the second flush of growth emerges in summer, the new tips are yellow, a suprising effect that contrasts dramatically with the deep-green mature foliage.

Picea omorika 'Kamenz'

Picea omorika 'Kamenz'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 10-12in. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A beautiful, spreading Serbian Spruce, 'Kamenz' has a distinctive two-tone look. Short branches covered with typical Picea Omorika needles, green on top and silver beneath, show off both colors at once.

Picea omorika 'Kamenz'

Picea omorika 'Kamenz'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 10-12in. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A beautiful, spreading Serbian Spruce, 'Kamenz' has a distinctive two-tone look. Short branches covered with typical Picea Omorika needles, green on top and silver beneath, show off both colors at once.

Picea omorika 'Minima'

Picea omorika 'Minima'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 8in. tall and 12in. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Upright, short, tidy branches with distinctive, silver and green needles create a dramatic, contrasting backdrop for loads of cinnamon-colored buds.

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-6ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A beautiful, compact form of the Serbian Spruce, this selection has dark green needles with white stomatal bands on the undersides, which give the plant a distinctive silvery aura. Its form is dense and globose when young, but it develops into a dramatic broad pyramid with age.

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-6ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A beautiful, compact form of the Serbian Spruce, this selection has dark green needles with white stomatal bands on the undersides, which give the plant a distinctive silvery aura. Its form is dense and globose when young, but it develops into a dramatic broad pyramid with age.

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Picea omorika 'Nana'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-6ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A beautiful, compact form of the Serbian Spruce, this selection has dark green needles with white stomatal bands on the undersides, which give the plant a distinctive silvery aura. Its form is dense and globose when young, but it develops into a dramatic broad pyramid with age.

Picea orientalis 'Shadow's Broom'

Picea orientalis 'Shadow's Broom'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This beautiful selection produces bright, spring-green new growth that quickly matures to one of the darkest, riches greens in the conifer world. Short, closely held, shiny, green needles cover the tree's ascending, rigid branches.

Picea orientalis 'Shadow's Broom'

Picea orientalis 'Shadow's Broom'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This beautiful selection produces bright, spring-green new growth that quickly matures to one of the darkest, riches greens in the conifer world. Short, closely held, shiny, green needles cover the tree's ascending, rigid branches.

Picea orientalis 'Tom Thumb'

Picea orientalis 'Tom Thumb'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Striking golden fingers of tight foliage point out from the center of this attractive layered globe. The combination of brightly colored needles, extremely slow growing, and compact nest shape make 'Tom Thumb' desirable for small garden space.

Picea orientalis 'Tom Thumb'

Picea orientalis 'Tom Thumb'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
Light:


Dwarf Gold Oriental Spruce
Deer Resistant

Striking golden fingers of tight foliage point out from the center of this attractive layered globe. The combination of brightly colored needles, extremely slow growing, and compact nest shape make 'Tom Thumb' desirable for small garden space.

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape. It is grafted on a standard.

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape. It is grafted on a standard.

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape. It is grafted on a standard.

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape. It is grafted on a standard.

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Picea pungens 'Globosa on Standard'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape. It is grafted on a standard.

Picea pungens 'Globosa

Picea pungens 'Globosa"

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape.

Picea pungens 'Globosa'

Picea pungens 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape.

Picea pungens 'Globosa'

Picea pungens 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 4-5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great color year round marries with outstanding, dense, rounded form to create the ultimate easy care small garden specimen for your landscape.

Picea pungens 'Lundeby's Dwarf'

Picea pungens 'Lundeby's Dwarf'

Zone: 2-6
Height: 2ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Steel-blue needles and horizontally-layered branches make 'Lundsby's Dwarf' a neat and reliable landscape conifer that becomes wider than tall with age. A rare form of Colorado Blue Spruce, it stays compact and provides an attractive mounding form that stays in scale, even in small urban and suburban gardens.

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 4-6ft. tall and 5-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The electric blue color of this dense growing conifer is irrestible! Slow-growing and globose, this selection is adaptable as a foundation shrub or as an eye-catching specimen anywhere in the landscape.

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 4-6ft. tall and 5-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The electric blue color of this dense growing conifer is irrestible! Slow-growing and globose, this selection is adaptable as a foundation shrub or as an eye-catching specimen anywhere in the landscape.

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 4-6ft. tall and 5-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The electric blue color of this dense growing conifer is irrestible! Slow-growing and globose, this selection is adaptable as a foundation shrub or as an eye-catching specimen anywhere in the landscape.

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Picea pungens 'Montgomery'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 4-6ft. tall and 5-6ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

The electric blue color of this dense growing conifer is irrestible! Slow-growing and globose, this selection is adaptable as a foundation shrub or as an eye-catching specimen anywhere in the landscape.

Picea pungens 'Procumbens'

Picea pungens 'Procumbens'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 12in. tall and 10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Simular in color to 'Pendula', this spreading, undulating groundcover produces a striking effect when planted to drape over a rock wall or slope. The attractive blue form makes an excellent alternative to ground covering junipers.

Picea pungens 'Roundabout'

Picea pungens 'Roundabout'

Zone: 2-6
Height: 4-5ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

'Roundabout' is a compact, green, garden orb. Perhaps its color is better described as viridian- a sort of bluish green. Whatever color you precieve, it is a super hardy, symetrical addition to the garden- like a spherical topiary that never needs shearing. Slow-growing with needles in perfect scale to its small size, 'Roundabout' is a winner for todays smaller gardens.

Picea pungens 'Sester Dwarf'

Picea pungens 'Sester Dwarf'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Stunning blue needles, slow growth rate, and classic conical form make this dwarf spruce an ideal plant for the modern landscape. It is the perfect small form of Colorado Blue Spruce, and it requires little maintenance or pruning to keep its shape.

Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom'

Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom'

Zone: 2-6
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 3-4ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A dwarf, blue, bun-shaped selection, this slow-growing plant has relatively long, widely-angled needles. It reliably maintains a mounding or globose habit, without tendency to develop a leader.

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This specimen is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal, evergreen conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Stiff, bristly, four-angled, green to blue-green to silver-blue needles point outward from the branches in all directions. Cylindrical light brown seed bearing cones have flexible scales. It is a dense, broad-conical shrub featuring powder blue needles that remain attractive year round.

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This specimen is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal, evergreen conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Stiff, bristly, four-angled, green to blue-green to silver-blue needles point outward from the branches in all directions. Cylindrical light brown seed bearing cones have flexible scales. It is a dense, broad-conical shrub featuring powder blue needles that remain attractive year round.

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This specimen is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal, evergreen conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Stiff, bristly, four-angled, green to blue-green to silver-blue needles point outward from the branches in all directions. Cylindrical light brown seed bearing cones have flexible scales. It is a dense, broad-conical shrub featuring powder blue needles that remain attractive year round.

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Picea pungens 'Thumes'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This specimen is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal, evergreen conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Stiff, bristly, four-angled, green to blue-green to silver-blue needles point outward from the branches in all directions. Cylindrical light brown seed bearing cones have flexible scales. It is a dense, broad-conical shrub featuring powder blue needles that remain attractive year round.

Picea pungens 'Waldbrunn'

Picea pungens 'Waldbrunn'

Zone: 2-6
Height: 2ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A slow-growing dwarf, this flat, spreading Colorado Blue Spruce boasts a remarkable color that defies description -blue/gray/green- you decide. Its form is nest-like, with short, horizontal branches of thick tough needles that overlap and provide reinforcement for the structure. It is an ideal choice for a low, colorful sphere of color in garden beds, or large container.

Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'

Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

'Paposse' has sharp, two-tone, blue-green needles. Late in spring, clusters of buds open at the branch tips and form blossom-like bursts of foliage. The slow-growing tree displays a dense, globose habit when young, but produces a leader with age and becomes a tight, upright, broad shape.

Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'-foliage

Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'-foliage

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

'Paposse' has sharp, two-tone, blue-green needles. Late in spring, clusters of buds open at the branch tips and form blossom-like bursts of foliage. The slow-growing tree displays a dense, globose habit when young, but produces a leader with age and becomes a tight, upright, broad shape.

Picea sitchensis 'Silberzwerg'

Picea sitchensis 'Silberzwerg'

Zone: 5-9
Height:
Light:


Deer Resistant

The name of this compact Sitka Spruce, which means "silver dwarf", says it all. It refers to the plants outstanding needle color and its reliable, slow-growing habit. The plants very dense, very blue needle display a unique reversal from the norm: the two-tone, blue-green effect results from silvery-blue on the tops of needles with dark green on the reverse.

Pinus 'Mugo'

Pinus 'Mugo'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 15-20ft. tall and 25-30ft. wide
Light:


Mugo Pine is a variable species that is most often seen as a bushy, multi-stemmed shrub or broad-rounded small tree. Mature plants typically exhibit a dense habit, usually growing wider than tall. It features bright green needles in bundles of two, oval to conical dull brown female cones and scaly brown-gray bark.

Pinus 'Mugo' Dwarf

Pinus 'Mugo' Dwarf

Zone: 2-8
Height: 3-4' tall and 5-6' wide
Light:


Mugo Pine is a variable species that is most often seen as a bushy, multi-stemmed shrub or broad-rounded small tree. Mature plants typically exhibit a dense habit, usually growing wider than tall. It features bright green needles in bundles of two, oval to conical dull brown female cones and scaly brown-gray bark.

Pinus 'Thunbergii'

Pinus 'Thunbergii'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 90 ft. tall
Light:


Deer Resistant

A native of Japan with a slightly irregular, informal habit. This Black Pine has long, dark, evergreen needles are very similar to those of P. Nigra. Adapts to a variety of soil and moisture conditions; grows very rapid.

Pinus aristata longaeva 'Sherwood Compacta'

Pinus aristata longaeva 'Sherwood Compacta'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 4ft. tall and 2ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Sherwood Compact Bristle Cone Pine has emerald-green foliage. The needles remain emerald-green through the winter. It is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form.

Pinus cembra 'Westerstede'

Pinus cembra 'Westerstede'

Zone: 3
Height: 6-8ft. tall and wide
Light:


Long luxurious needles give the small, upright tree a full, fluffy look. 'Westerstede' is slower and wider than other Swiss Stone Pines. It has graceful branching, attractive blue-green color, and striking cones that offer year-round interest and character in a small space.

Pinus contorta 'Chief Joseph'

Pinus contorta 'Chief Joseph'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 6-8ft. tall and 3ft. wide
Light:


Has color like no other. There is no yellow evergreen that can match this plants color during winter. Plant is striking golden yellow from Halloween through the following May. The tree then turns to a chartreuse green color for the growing season until late October when it goes through the big change again.

Pinus densiflora 'Tanyosho'

Pinus densiflora 'Tanyosho'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 12ft. tall and 18ft. wide
Light:


Very attractive evergreen displays shrub-like multi-trunked form with flat-topped umbrella-like head. Red brown bark, dense, compact form and bright green needles are other features.

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


With a flat top and rounded shape, the pine lends reliable, medium-green, mid-sized structure to the landscape. Straight, stiff, green needles swirl radially around stiff, upright, light tan stems.

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


With a flat top and rounded shape, the pine lends reliable, medium-green, mid-sized structure to the landscape. Straight, stiff, green needles swirl radially around stiff, upright, light tan stems

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


With a flat top and rounded shape, the pine lends reliable, medium-green, mid-sized structure to the landscape. Straight, stiff, green needles swirl radially around stiff, upright, light tan stems

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Pinus densiflora x thunbergii 'Jane Kluis'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 5-7ft. tall and wide
Light:


With a flat top and rounded shape, the pine lends reliable, medium-green, mid-sized structure to the landscape. Straight, stiff, green needles swirl radially around stiff, upright, light tan stems

Pinus heldreidhii 'Smidtii'

Pinus heldreidhii 'Smidtii'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 3ft. tall and wide
Light:


An exceptionally slow-growing, spherical and compact-growing dwarf cultivar.

Pinus leucodermis 'Compact Gem'

Pinus leucodermis 'Compact Gem'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 3-8ft. tall and wide
Light:


A very slow-growing, narrow tree. Elegant, long, dark green needles cover the tree's branches thickly and contribute to a dynamic, full-size feel that fits in tight garden spaces.

Pinus leucodermis 'Indigo Eyes'

Pinus leucodermis 'Indigo Eyes'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 15-20ft. tall and 10-15ft. wide
Light:


Named for the eye-catching, cobalt blue cones that decorate each shoot tip in spring, this precocious "coner" demands attention and deserves greater use in the garden. From an early age, cones appear up and down every branch, bright blue at first, then gradually softening to brown during summer.

Pinus leucodermis 'Mint Truffle'

Pinus leucodermis 'Mint Truffle'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 10ft. tall and wide
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Shaped more like a broad teardrop this is nevertheless a wonderful treat. Dense finely textured, green needles cover every shoot completely. Characterized by restrained, slow-growth, gently incurring branches and a compact, well-proportioned form this offers gardeners a tasty option for adding year-round beauty to a small garden.

Pinus leucodermis heldreichi 'Banderica'

Pinus leucodermis heldreichi 'Banderica'

Zone: 5-7
Height: 5-10ft. tall and 3ft. wide
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Pinus mugo 'Big Tuna'

Pinus mugo 'Big Tuna'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 6-8ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
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Boldly textured, medium length needles make this sturdy, upright, multi-stemmed tree a favorite for areas in the landscape with a little more room. The slow-growing trees become taller than wide and quite bushy.

Pinus mugo 'Elfin Green'

Pinus mugo 'Elfin Green'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 1ft. tall and 1.5ft. wide
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A miniature evergreen conifer with a flat-bun shape. Needles are short and dark green. Very cute in a small garden.

Pinus mugo 'Jakobsen'

Pinus mugo 'Jakobsen'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 1ft. tall and 2ft. wide
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This exciting new selectoin from Denmark naturally has the aesthetics associated with an ancient skillfully manicured bonsai specimen. The dark green needles are set artfully against the strong trunk and branch structure giving the slow-growing pine the look of venerable age and beauty without the need for human manipulation.

Pinus mugo 'Mitsch Mini'

Pinus mugo 'Mitsch Mini'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 0.5ft.tall and 1ft. wide
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Extremely slow growing and dense, this tiny, bun-shaped conifer looks like a mound of moss. It sports so many short branchlets and so many slightly twisted, short needles that the surfance appears smooth.

Pinus mugo 'Moppet'

Pinus mugo 'Moppet'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 2ft. tall and wide
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Since it grows only about 1in. a year, the dense, miniature dome is an excellent choice for the smallest sites: rock garden, trough or miniature railroad. Prominent buds stand out against the very short, medium green needles of this reliable, hardy selection in winter.

Pinus mugo 'Mops'

Pinus mugo 'Mops'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 3-4ft. tall and 2.5f-3ft. wide
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This genuinely dwarf selection grows into a low, dense dome that stays compact without shearing. The mounding plant has a smooth appearance that comes from many evenly spaced needles growing at a uniform rate on abundant branchlets. During most of the year, 'Mops' displays a hint of gray/blue in its green, but during the crisp, cold months, needles take on a warm golden hue.

Pinus mugo 'Ophir'

Pinus mugo 'Ophir'

Zone: 3
Height: 6.5ft. tall and 9ft. wide
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This is a very slow growing, compact, dwarf evergreen conifer with attractive, golden-yellow, needle-like foliage and small cones on mature plants. It has a dense, rounded growth habit with flat top and rather irregular shape when young.

Pinus mugo 'Sherwood Compact'

Pinus mugo 'Sherwood Compact'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 2ft. tall and wide
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'Sherwood Compact' boasts short, stiff branches that are heavily clothed with slightly twisted needles. The compact, dense mound produces rich green foliage with golden tips in winter and white fascicles that give plants a radiant look.

Pinus mugo 'Short Needle'

Pinus mugo 'Short Needle'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 18in. tall and wide
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An extremely slow-growing Pinus Mugo variety thats known for its unusually tiny needles that cover very short branches. Many visible buds punctuate the foliage and contribute to the dynamic presence of this dense, slightly irregular, miniature bun.

Pinus mugo 'Slowmound'

Pinus mugo 'Slowmound'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 2-3ft. tall and wide
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The dense, dark green mound is one of the best, with highly reliable color, texture, growth rate and habit. Beautiful year-round, it produces many showy buds and matures to a wide, even shape that is naturally compact.

Pinus mugo 'Tannenbaum'

Pinus mugo 'Tannenbaum'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 10ft. tall and 6ft. wide
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This perfectly formed Christmas tree displays an exceptionally consistant habit and tenacious constitution of the species; foliage is a rich green with a hint of blue-green. The needles remain dark green through the winter.

Pinus parviflora 'Adcock's'

Pinus parviflora 'Adcock's'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 3-5ft. tall and wide
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It is slow-growing, dense cultivar. The needles are stiff, short and borne in bundles of five. Pyramidal when young, opening and broadening with age. An excellent graceful specimen tree.

Pinus parviflora 'Adcock's'

Pinus parviflora 'Adcock's'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 3-5ft. tall and wide
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It is slow-growing, dense cultivar. The needles are stiff, short and borne in bundles of five. Pyramidal when young, opening and broadening with age. An excellent graceful specimen tree.

Pinus parviflora 'Bergman's'

Pinus parviflora 'Bergman's'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-4ft. wide
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Commonly known as Japanese White Pine, is an evergreen conifer that is native to Japan and Korea.. Trees have a dense pyramidal habit when young, but with age become more open and flat-topped with more spreading branching and often with attractively crooked trunks. Green needles in bundles of five appear in dense tufts primarily at the branch ends. Needles are white on the interior surface.

Pinus parviflora 'Bergman's'

Pinus parviflora 'Bergman's'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 2-4ft. wide
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Commonly known as Japanese White Pine, is an evergreen conifer that is native to Japan and Korea.. Trees have a dense pyramidal habit when young, but with age become more open and flat-topped with more spreading branching and often with attractively crooked trunks. Green needles in bundles of five appear in dense tufts primarily at the branch ends. Needles are white on the interior surface.

Pinus parviflora 'Bergmani'

Pinus parviflora 'Bergmani'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5-8ft. tall and wide
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In spring, the bright, carmine-red pollen cones provide a dramatic contrast to the long, twisted, blue-green needles of this Japanese White Pine. The compact, rounded shrub or tree develops a wide, irregular, upright habit that makes a nice architectural accent.

Pinus parviflora 'Bergmani'-FemaleCones

Pinus parviflora 'Bergmani'-FemaleCones

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5-8ft. tall and wide
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In spring, the bright, carmine-red pollen cones provide a dramatic contrast to the long, twisted, blue-green needles of this Japanese White Pine. The compact, rounded shrub or tree develops a wide, irregular, upright habit that makes a nice architectural accent.

Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks'

Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5-8ft. tall and 4-6ft. wide
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A naturally artistic, sweeping habit makes this rare pine a unique garden specimen. An overlay of soft, golden highlights contrast the silver undertones on the curved, green needles.

Pinus parviflora 'Kinpo'

Pinus parviflora 'Kinpo'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 2-3ft. tall and wide
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Graceful, artistic, unique, pictureque? How does one describe this small, irregular, bluish green Japanese White Pine? Its twisted, brush-like clusters of needles appear along spreading branches, some of them exposed to show off gray, textured bark. Gently curved shoots, accented with attractive small cones, provide year-round appeal.

Pinus schwerinii 'Wiethorst'-cones

Pinus schwerinii 'Wiethorst'-cones

Zone: 4-7
Height: 5ft. tall and 3ft. wide
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Loads of long, super-fine, two color needles produce an airy, delicate quality, while a profusion of handsome, resinous cones adds to the presence of this large, graceful pine.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
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Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Pinus strobus 'Globosa'

Zone: 3-8
Height: 3-4ft. tall and wide
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Small, fast-growing, evergreen, coniferous shrub with good form and soft needles.

Pinus strobus 'Louie'

Pinus strobus 'Louie'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 8-10ft. tall and 6-8ft. wide
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This exciting, new offering has long, thin, vibrant-yellow needles that stay brightly-colored year-round. Interior foliage that is shaded stays fresh-green, so the yellow really stands out. Large, open and upright, the symmetrical pyramid, best planted in full sun, seems to reflect the rays of the sun back into the garden.

Pinus strobus 'Mini Twists'

Pinus strobus 'Mini Twists'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 2.5ft. tall and 3ft. wide
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A compact evergreen conifer with a globose shape when young, eventually growing into a broad pyramid. Short, soft blue-green needles have considerable for a small landscape.

Pinus strobus 'Mini Twists'

Pinus strobus 'Mini Twists'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 2.5ft. tall and 3ft. wide
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A compact evergreen conifer with a globose shape when young, eventually growing into a broad pyramid. Short, soft blue-green needles have considerable for a small landscape.

Pinus strobus 'Niagra Falls'

Pinus strobus 'Niagra Falls'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 3ft. tall and 4ft. wide
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2009 Conifer of the year award. Introduced by Hickory Hollow Landscapers

The compact, weeping form boasts many draping branches and long, two tone needles. Every dense, wide specimen develops a unique character and flowing habit that mimics the action of a roaring Niagra Falls. Found by Mike and Ken Yeager of Hickory Hollow Nursery and Garden Center in 1998 while working on a landscape job, this is a distinctive specimen for the discerning client.

Pinus sylvestris 'Glauca Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Glauca Nana'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 6ft. tall and wide
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Rounded when young, 'Glauca Nana' slowly sprawls out and matures to a wider-than-tall flattened form with age. This popular Scotch Pine, green with blue undertones, has been in the trade for many years.

Pinus sylvestris 'Glauca Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Glauca Nana'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 6ft. tall and wide
Light:


Rounded when young, 'Glauca Nana' slowly sprawls out and matures to a wider-than-tall flattened form with age. This popular Scotch Pine, green with blue undertones, has been in the trade for many years.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Nana'

Zone: 2-8
Height: 6-8ft tall and wide
Light:


Scotch Pine has bluish-green to green foliage which usually turns yellowish green in winter. Orange bark on the trunk and major limbs peels in papery flakes, and is visible through the canopy.

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 7-9ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great stature and grace alone or in masses even as a screen. Lustrous deep green needles with white, candles(buds) are particularly handsome. Conveys a spirit of ancient wilderness for any style garden.

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 7-9ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great stature and grace alone or in masses even as a screen. Lustrous deep green needles with white, candles(buds) are particularly handsome. Conveys a spirit of ancient wilderness for any style garden.

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Pinus thunbergii 'Mini Mounds'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 2-4ft. tall and 7-9ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Great stature and grace alone or in masses even as a screen. Lustrous deep green needles with white, candles(buds) are particularly handsome. Conveys a spirit of ancient wilderness for any style garden.

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 5-10ft. tall
Light:


Especially during winter, the eye-catching, brillant-white candles of this popular selection of Japanese Black Pine create a striking contrast to the thick, glossy, green needles. 'Thunderhead' develops a dense, billowy, cloud-like form that may mature to a form as wide as tall.

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 5-10ft. tall
Light:


Especially during winter, the eye-catching, brillant-white candles of this popular selection of Japanese Black Pine create a striking contrast to the thick, glossy, green needles. 'Thunderhead' develops a dense, billowy, cloud-like form that may mature to a form as wide as tall.

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 5-10ft. tall
Light:


Especially during winter, the eye-catching, brillant-white candles of this popular selection of Japanese Black Pine create a striking contrast to the thick, glossy, green needles. 'Thunderhead' develops a dense, billowy, cloud-like form that may mature to a form as wide as tall.

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Pinus thunbergii 'Thunderhead'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 5-10ft. tall
Light:


Especially during winter, the eye-catching, brillant-white candles of this popular selection of Japanese Black Pine create a striking contrast to the thick, glossy, green needles. 'Thunderhead' develops a dense, billowy, cloud-like form that may mature to a form as wide as tall.

Sciadopitys verticillata 'Mitsch Select'

Sciadopitys verticillata 'Mitsch Select'

Zone: 5-8
Height: 3ft. tall and wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

This dense, slow-growing selection of Japanese Umbrella Pine has a definate leader when young, but broadens with age. Short, dark-green needles and a compact stature distinguish the beautiful cultivar.

Sciadopitys verticillata 'Picola'

Sciadopitys verticillata 'Picola'

Zone: 4
Height: 2ft. tall and 1.5ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

A dwarf, broadly-pyramidal evergreen conifer. Needles are bright green, arranged around cinnamon-colored stems. Truely a gem for the rock garden.

Taxodium distichem 'Peve Yellow'

Taxodium distichem 'Peve Yellow'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 6-15ft. tall and 3-8ft. wide
Light:


'Peve Yellow' is a compact form that is noted for its soft yellow foliage. It slowly grows in a dense, pyramidal form. Flat, linear, yellow-green needles appear in two ranks along the twigs. Foliage has a fern-like texture. Leaves turn a rusty-brown in fall before dropping.

Taxodium distichum 'Peve Minaret'

Taxodium distichum 'Peve Minaret'

Zone: 4-9
Height: 5-6ft. tall and 2-3ft. wide
Light:


The dense, compact spire has soft, rich-green foliage that begs to be touched. In autumn, the fine, almost feathery needles change to red-brown and hold for weeks. In winter, beautifully tiered branches that point up at the tips give the small tree added elegance and character.

Taxodium distichum 'Secrest'

Taxodium distichum 'Secrest'

Zone: 4-10
Height: 3ft.tall and 10ft. wide
Light:


Deer Resistant

Originated from a witch's broom, this new and special Bald Cypress forms a dense shrub, wider then tall, of feathery soft-green foliage which turns to a long-lasting golden-burnt-orange in fall.

Taxus cuspidata 'Dwarf Bright Gold'

Taxus cuspidata 'Dwarf Bright Gold'

Zone: 4
Height:
Light:


Each soft-yellow needle has a bright-green striation along its lenth, which produces a great color combo. The mid-size conifer has an upright branching habit that is wider than tall.

Taxus cuspidata 'Nana Aurescens'

Taxus cuspidata 'Nana Aurescens'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-3ft. tall and 3-6ft. wide
Light: Shade Tolerant


New Growth on this low-growing, Japanese Yew bursts on the scene in a splash of brilliant goldenrod. Since second-year foliage goes dark green, each year's new growth makes another dramatic splash of color when it emerges.

Thuja occidentalis 'Golden Globe'

Thuja occidentalis 'Golden Globe'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 4ft. tall and wide
Light:


True to its name, this golden-yellow Arborvitae has soft, colorful foliage. Unlike its name, though, the mid-size plant isn't really globe-like. Instead, it has a uniform, upright, broad profile.

Thuja occidentalis 'Golden Tuffet'

Thuja occidentalis 'Golden Tuffet'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-2ft. tall and 3-4ft. wide
Light:


This pillow-shaped tuffet grows wider than tall, reminiscent of a mushroom cap. The golden-orange foliage has an unusual braided texture sure to invite cluster inspection.

Thuja occidentalis 'Rheingold'

Thuja occidentalis 'Rheingold'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 3-5ft. tall and wide
Light:


'Rheingold' lends bright colors and reliable, year-round structure to a wide range of landscape situations. Spring and summer offer intense, orange-yellow foliage; in winter, it darkens to deep, copper-orange.

Thuja occidentalis 'Sherwood Frost'

Thuja occidentalis 'Sherwood Frost'

Zone: 2-7
Height: 6-10ft. tall and 4-7ft. wide
Light:


Commonly known as American Arborvitae, it is a dense, conical to narrow-pyramidal, often single-trunked, evergreen tree. Scale-like, aromatic, yellow-green foliage appears in flattened sprays. Light green summer foliage is variegated with creamy white at the edges, giving the appearance of frosted leaves. Foliage turns olive green with pale yellow-brown edges in winter.

Thuja occidentalis bobazam 'Mr. Bowling Ball'

Thuja occidentalis bobazam 'Mr. Bowling Ball'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 24-30in. tall and wide
Light:


This silvery-green, dwarf Arborvitae looks like an oversized bowling ball, except for its fine, almost lacy, texture. Actually, it is a reliable, mid-size, spherical bush that has many uses in the landscape.

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


The unusual foliage on this low, mop-head-like plant consists of long, thick, glossy tendrils that suggest Independence Day fireworks. The many branches seem to explode upward and send sparks cascading in all directions. Green in summer, the foliage changes to bronze in winter, matching the richly colored wood.

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord' on Standard

Thuja plicata 'Whipcord' on Standard

Zone: 5-9
Height: 5ft. tall and 4ft. wide
Light:


The unusual foliage on this low, mop-head-like plant consists of long, thick, glossy tendrils that suggest Independence Day fireworks. The many branches seem to explode upward and send sparks cascading in all directions. Green in summer, the foliage changes to bronze in winter, matching the richly colored wood. This is grafted on a standard.

Tsuga canadensis 'Albospica'

Tsuga canadensis 'Albospica'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 8-25ft. tall and 5-15ft. wide
Light: Shade Tolerant


This lovely, open hemlock has been cultivated and enjoyed since 1866. Its foliage has snowy-white tips that contrast dramatically against the mature, dark-green needles. A single tree contributes a large, elegant flash of brilliance to brighten the shade garden.

Tsuga canadensis 'Albospica'

Tsuga canadensis 'Albospica'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 8-25ft. tall and 5-15ft. wide
Light: Shade Tolerant


This lovely, open hemlock has been cultivated and enjoyed since 1866. Its foliage has snowy-white tips that contrast dramatically against the mature, dark-green needles. A single tree contributes a large, elegant flash of brilliance to brighten the shade garden.

Tsuga canadensis 'Betty Rose'

Tsuga canadensis 'Betty Rose'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 1-3ft. tall and 1-2ft. wide
Light:


An extremely slow-growing mound with an irregular shape, this delicate selection produces white-tipped foliage that take on a blush of light pink in spring.

Tsuga canadensis 'Brandley'

Tsuga canadensis 'Brandley'

Zone: 3-7
Height: 2.5-3ft. tall and 2ft. wide
Light:


This Canadian or Eastern Hemlock cultivar is a dwarf, evergreen conifer which is globe-shaped when young, maturing to a broader, pyramidal shape. It has flat, dark green needles and thimble-like, light brown cones.

Tsuga canadensis 'Minuta'

Tsuga canadensis 'Minuta'

Zone: 4-8
Height: 1ft. tall and wide
Light:


'Minuta' is dwarf, slow-growing and produces soft, chartreuse new leaves, turning dark green. This is a broadly conical, evergreen, usually with multiple trunks and deeply fissured, purple-gray bark.

Tsuga canadensis 'Moon Frost'

Tsuga canadensis 'Moon Frost'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 2-4ft. tall and wide
Light:


Bright, white, new growth with older, inner foliage that retains a light tone combine to give this plant a distinctly white appearance. In winter, foliage of the seedling takes on a blush of pink.

Tsuga diversifolia 'Loowit'

Tsuga diversifolia 'Loowit'

Zone: 4-7
Height: 15-18in. tall and 2ft. wide
Light:


Small blunt needles look like green grains of rice interspersed with tiny brown buds. Diminutive branches crowded with branchlets form a tight, congested bun.

Tsuga mertensiana 'Elizabeth'

Tsuga mertensiana 'Elizabeth'

Zone: 5-9
Height: 4ft. tall and 6ft. wide
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The sturdy, horizontal branches of this spreading Mountain Hemlock reach out and stay close to the ground. Soft, short, radially-arranged, blue-green needles, create a bottlebrush look. An unusual low profile and striking year-round color make it very desirable.