Ficus carica, figs with attractive foliage and wonderfully edible fruit.
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Densely-branched, broad-spreading crabapple tree that produces purplish-red foliage in spring that turns dark green tinged with reddish-purple as it matures.
Extremely fragrant (lemony), short-tubed, creamy white flowers that appear in very early spring.
Common privet makes an ideal hedge, or privacy screen. You can also use privets as specimen plantings, and in a shrub borders.
This is a tough, but graceful, spring flowering, upright deciduous shrub that typically reaches a height of 8 to 10 feet.
Fragrant, tiny white flowers borne in cylindrical, drooping racemes (3 to 6 inches in length) cover this shrub with blooms from May to June.
Pink flowers with yellow throats appear in clusters (corymbs that are 3 inches wide) in a profusion of blooms April to May.
Flowers are in dense terminal pyramidal clusters; 5 white petals, 20 stamens, and mostly with 5 pistils.
Fruits are used to make teas, jams, jellies, sauces and beverages, including an orange juice commercially available in parts of the world.
Forsythia × intermedia ‘Lynwood Gold’is a vigorous, heavy-bloomer that is easily identifiable for its spectacular late winter to early spring blooms.