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Ficus Carica, Wonderful Fruit, Great Ornamental For The Landscape
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Ficus Carica, Wonderful Fruit, Great Ornamental For The Landscape

Ficus carica, figs with attractive foliage and wonderfully edible fruit.

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.

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.

Ligustrum Amurense, Common Privet: Creamy White Flowers in Panicles From May to June
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Ligustrum Amurense, Common Privet: Creamy White Flowers in Panicles From May to June

Common privet makes an ideal hedge, or privacy screen. You can also use privets as specimen plantings, and in a shrub borders.

Kerria Japonica ‘Pleniflora’, Japanese Rose: Yellow Rose like Flowers April to May
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Kerria Japonica ‘Pleniflora’, Japanese Rose: Yellow Rose like Flowers April to May

This is a tough, but graceful, spring flowering, upright deciduous shrub that typically reaches a height of 8 to 10 feet.

Kalmia Latifolia, Mountain Laurel: Excellent Spring Flowers, Quality Year Round Foliage
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Kalmia Latifolia, Mountain Laurel: Excellent Spring Flowers, Quality Year Round Foliage

This is a 15 foot evergreen shrub; flowers appear in white to pinkish terminal clusters (6 inches across), typically covering the shrub in late May to June.

Virginia Sweetspire, Itea Virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’:  Fragrant, Tiny White Flowers
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Virginia Sweetspire, Itea Virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’: Fragrant, Tiny White Flowers

Fragrant, tiny white flowers borne in cylindrical, drooping racemes (3 to 6 inches in length) cover this shrub with blooms from May to June.

Laburnum X Watereri, Golden Chain Tree; Profuse, Gorgeous Pea-Like Yellow Flowers
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Laburnum X Watereri, Golden Chain Tree; Profuse, Gorgeous Pea-Like Yellow Flowers

Pea-like yellow flowers in racemes (about 15 inches in length) appear in a profuse, often spectacular, late spring bloom.

Laurus Nobilis, Bay Laurel: Popular Landscape Plant & Culinary Herb
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Laurus Nobilis, Bay Laurel: Popular Landscape Plant & Culinary Herb

Interesting specimen for shady areas of the landscape, grown as a screen, and makes an excellent houseplant; leaves are popular in soups and stews.

Kolkwitzia Amabilis, Beauty Bush: Gorgeous Clustered Bell Shaped Flowers In Mid-Spring
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Kolkwitzia Amabilis, Beauty Bush: Gorgeous Clustered Bell Shaped Flowers In Mid-Spring

Pink flowers with yellow throats appear in clusters (corymbs that are 3 inches wide) in a profusion of blooms April to May.