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Malus ‘Cardinal’, Flowering Crab: Purple Buds That Open To Gorgeous Red Flowers
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Malus ‘Cardinal’, Flowering Crab: Purple Buds That Open To Gorgeous Red Flowers

Densely-branched, broad-spreading crabapple tree that produces purplish-red foliage in spring that turns dark green tinged with reddish-purple as it matures.

Maianthemum Bifolium, Or False Lily of the Valley:  Small Star-Like Flowers Bloom May To June
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Maianthemum Bifolium, Or False Lily of the Valley: Small Star-Like Flowers Bloom May To June

Small star-like flowers bloom in May to June on upright racemes (each containing 15 to 20 flowers) about 2 inches in height.

Lonicera Fragrantissima, Winter Honeysuckle: Fragrant Harbinger Of Spring
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Lonicera Fragrantissima, Winter Honeysuckle: Fragrant Harbinger Of Spring

Extremely fragrant (lemony), short-tubed, creamy white flowers that appear in very early spring.

Lobelia Cardinalis, Cardinal Flowers: Attracts Butterfly’s And Hummingbirds
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Lobelia Cardinalis, Cardinal Flowers: Attracts Butterfly’s And Hummingbirds

Clump-forming perennial which features erect, terminal spikes (racemes) of large, cardinal red flowers on unbranched, alternate-leafed stalks.

Liatris Spicata ‘Kobold’: Gorgeous July To August Purple Blooms
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Liatris Spicata ‘Kobold’: Gorgeous July To August Purple Blooms

Popularity of this plant comes from the unusual terminal spikes (6 to 15 inches in length) of sessile, rounded, fluffy, deep purple flower heads.

Osmanthus Heterophyllus, Holly Osmanthus: Heavenly Fall Fragrance
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Osmanthus Heterophyllus, Holly Osmanthus: Heavenly Fall Fragrance

Tiny fragrant (heavenly fragrant) 4-petaled white flowers bloom from the leaf axils in small clusters in fall.

Sundrops, Oenothera Fruticosa: Bright Yellow, Four-Petaled Flowers in Late Spring
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Sundrops, Oenothera Fruticosa: Bright Yellow, Four-Petaled Flowers in Late Spring

Reaches a height of 12 to 18 inches and produces terminal clusters of bright yellow four-petaled flowers in late spring.

Mazus Reptans, Mazus: Excellent Choice to Soften Your Garden Path
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Mazus Reptans, Mazus: Excellent Choice to Soften Your Garden Path

This is an excellent ground cover for small areas, it is also an effectively grown between stepping stones, or in rock gardens.

Magnolia × Brooklynensis ‘Yellow Bird’: Rare 3 Inch Yellow Flowers Bloom In April
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Magnolia × Brooklynensis ‘Yellow Bird’: Rare 3 Inch Yellow Flowers Bloom In April

An excellent specimen, small shade tree, or accent for your landscape should be planted where spring flowers can be appreciated.

Yellow Loosestrife: Five-Petaled, Primrose-Like, Bright Yellow Blooms June to September
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Yellow Loosestrife: Five-Petaled, Primrose-Like, Bright Yellow Blooms June to September

Flowers that are cup-shaped, five-petaled, and bright yellow bloom primarily in terminal panicles from June to September.