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Trees and Shrubs

The Tallahassee area offers unique advantages and challenges to gardeners. Our experienced staff can offer you sound advice on selecting the best trees and shrubs to fit your specific needs. Our extensive inventory of plants have been chosen for their proven performance here in plant zone 8b.We start many of the plants that we sell ourselves in our growing division near Havana. If we don’t have what you are searching for we are pleased to special order plants in the sizes and quantities that you desire. We want you to be successful in your gardening endeavors, so don't hesitate to ask us for the help that you need.

Camellias for winter color Hydrangeas
   

Crepe myrtles in all shapes sizes and colors

   
Azaleas we have numerous varieties and colors. Stop by the garden center to see all the varieties we stock and check out the Encore azaleas that bloom 4 times per year. Our experts can help you pick the variety you need for your yard...
   

Limelight Hydrangeas - great color for the summer garden

 

Information Links-

These links take you to pages from Floridata Plant Encyclopedia- the best online Florida plant reference by permission of Jack (John S.) Scheper. We normally stock each of the following-

Acer palmatum Japanese Red Maple

Acer rubrum Red Maple

Aesculus pavia Red Buckeye

Agarista populifolia Florida Leucothoe

Aucuba japonica Aucuba

Brunfelsia pauciflora Yesterday-today-and-tomorrow
Buddleja davidii Butterfly Bush
Buxus microphylla Boxwood

 

Callicarpa americana American Beautyberry

Callistemon citrinus Lemon Bottlebrush
Callistemon viminalis Weeping Bottlebrush

Camellia japonica Camellia

Camellia sasanqua Sasanqua Camellia

Carya illinoinensis Pecan

Cephalotaxus harringtonia Japanese Plum Yew
 

Cercis canadensis Redbud

Cestrum nocturnum Night Blooming Jessamine
Chionanthus virginicus Grancy Gray Beard

Citrus reticulata Satsuma, Mandarin Orange, Tangerine
Citrus sinensis Orange
Cornus florida Dogwood

Cryptomeria japonica  Japanese cedar

Cunninghamia lanceolata China Fir
Cupressocyparis Leylandii Leyland Cypress

Cupressus sempervirens Italian Cypress

 

Diospyros kaki Japanese Persimmon

Duranta erecta Golden Dewdrop

 

Elaeagnus pungens Silverthorn

Eriobotrya japonica Loquat
Euonymus americanus American Strawberry-Bush

Euonymus fortunei Wintercreeper Euonymus
Evolvulus glomeratus Blue Daze


Fatsia japonica Fatsia
Feijoa (Acca) sellowiana Pineapple Guava
Ficus carica Fig

Forsythia spp. Forsythia

Fortunella margarita and crassifolia Kumquat


Gardenia augusta Gardenia
Ginkgo biloba Ginkgo

Gordonia lasianthus Loblolly Bay
 

Halesia spp. Carolina Silverbells
Hibiscus mutabilis Confederate Rose

Hydrangea macrophylla Hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata Peegee Hydrangea

Hydrangea quercifolia Oakleaf Hydrangea

 

Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii' Burford Holly

Ilex opaca American Holly

Ilex vomitoria Yaupon Holly

Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' Nellie Stevens Holly

Ilex x attenuata 'Savannah' Savannah Holly

Illicium floridanum Florida Anise

Illicium parviflorum Ocala Anise

 

Juniperus chinensis Chinese Juniper

Juniperus conferta Shore Juniper, Blue Pacific Juniper

Juniperus davurica 'Parsonii' Parson's Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis Creeping Juniper

Juniperus virginiana  Eastern Redcedar, Southern Redcedar

Justicia brandegeana Shrimp Plant

 

Koelreuteria paniculata Golden Rain Tree

Lagerstroemia indica Crape Myrtle

Laurus nobilis Bay

Leucophyllum frutescens Texas Sage
Ligustrum japonicum Japanese Privet
Liquidambar styraciflua  Sweet Gum

Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Poplar

Loropetalum chinense Loropetalum


Magnolia grandiflora Southern Magnolia
Magnolia stellata Star Magnolia

Magnolia virginiana Sweet Bay

Magnolia x soulangeana Japanese Magnolia
Mahonia bealei Leatherleaf Mahonia

Mahonia fortunei Chinese Mahonia

Michelia figo Banana Shrub

Myrica cerifera Wax Myrtle

 

Nandina domestica Nandina
Nerium oleander Oleander

 

Osmanthus fragrans Tea Olive

Ostrya virginiana Eastern Hophornbeam
Oxydendrum arboreum Sourwood

 

Parkinsonia aculeata Jerusalem Thorn
Persea borbonia Red Bay
Pinus elliotti Slash Pine

Pittosporum tobira Pittosporum

Platanus occidentalis Sycamore

Platycladus orientalis Arborvitae

Podocarpus macrophylla Podocarpus, Japanese Yew

Prunus campanulata Taiwan Flowering Cherry

Prunus caroliniana  Carolina Cherry Laurel

Prunus x yedoensis Yoshino Cherry
Punica granatum Pomegranate

Pyracantha coccinea Pyracantha, Firethorn
Pyrus calleryana Bradford Pear

 

Quercus palustris Pin Oak

Quercus shumardii Shumard Oak

Quercus virginiana Live Oak

 

Raphiolepis indica India Hawthorn

Rhapidophyllum hystrix Needle Palm
Rhododendron canescens Wild Azalea

Rhododendron spp. Azaleas

Rosa laevigata Cherokee Rose

Rosmarinus officinalis Rosemary

 

Sabal palmetto Sabal Palm, Cabbage Palm

Salix babylonica Weeping Willow

Senna pendula (Cassia bicapsularis)  Cassia, Golden Showers
Serissa foetida Serissa
Spiraea cantoniensis Reeve's Spirea, Double Bridal Wreath
Spiraea japonica Japanese Spirea

Taxodium distichum Bald Cypress
Ternstroemia gymnanthera Cleyera
 

Ulmus parvifolia Drake Elm

Vaccinium arboreum Sparkleberry
Vaccinium ashei Rabbiteye Blueberries
Viburnum odoratissimum Sweet Viburnum

Viburnum suspensum Sandankwa Viburnum
Vitex angus-castus Chaste Tree


Wisteria sinensis Chinese Wisteria


Yucca aloifolia Spanish Bayonet
Yucca gloriosa Mound Lily Yucca
 
 
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2743 Capital Circle N.E. Tallahassee, FL 32308 (850) 386-2114