About Monrovia: “We grow the healthiest, highest quality plants for you to create outdoor spaces that will thrive for years to come. Our plants are nurtured with attention to every detail, to ensure vibrancy and lasting beauty.”

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Acer circinatum ‘MonCir’

Common name: Vine maple

Trademark: Plum Passion® vine maple

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Superb, refined shrub or small tree for shaded understory; graceful, somewhat horizontal habit; brilliant autumn foliage falls to reveal twisting, bare branches lending winter interest
  • Habit and growth rate: 10 to 15’ tall by 8’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Partial to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 7-gallon containers

Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘MonYur’

Common name: Fernspray false cypress

Trademark: Jade Wave™ fernspray false cypress

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 8
  • Ornamental features: An improved selection with more compact, uniform habit on a handsome pyramidal form; gracefully curved branches hold sprays of fern-like green foliage
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact, pyramidal; 6 to 8’ tall by 3 to 4’ wide; slow growth rate
  • Culture: Full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 5-gallon containers

Clematis ‘Evipo079’ PPAF

Common name: Clematis

Trademark: Boulevard® Nubia™ clematis

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Free-flowering and hardy, blooms prolifically from both leaf axils and stems, flowers from the ground up; exceptionally dark-red, compact, reblooming clematis; excellent in large containers
  • Habit and growth rate: Climbing; 4 to 6’ tall when supported; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Clematis ‘Evipo083’ PPAF

Common name: Clematis

Trademark: Boulevard® Daiyu™ clematis

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Free-flowering from both leaf axils and stems, flowers from the ground up; compact, dark-pink reblooming; ideal for large containers, with leggy clematis, on short pillars
  • Habit and growth rate: Climbing; 4 to 6’ tall when supported; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Hydrangea arborescens ‘SMHAMWM’ PPAF

Common name: Smooth hydrangea

Trademark: Seaside Serenade® Bar Harbor hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 3 to 8
  • Ornamental features: Big white flower heads on a new, compact variety create a spectacular show throughout summer; straight, sturdy stems hold up even in heavy rain
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact; 4’ tall by 4’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Partial to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2- and 5-gallon containers

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘HORTFIRE’ PPAF

Common name: Mophead hyrangea

Trademark: Seaside Serenade® Fire Island hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Long-lasting, white blooms edged in rich, rosy red atop remarkably tough stems make this mophead variety perfect for massing, in pots and as cut flowers
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact; 3.5’ tall by 3’ wide; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to filtered sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘HMUPSI’ PPAF

Common name: Mophead hydrangea

Trademark: Seaside Serenade® Cape Cod reblooming hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: A new, classic hydrangea for smaller spaces; this repeat-blooming machine sports big, mophead flowers and extra-dark green leaves on a neat, mounded form
  • Habit and growth rate: 4’ tall by 4’ wide; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to partial sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘HORTHAMP’ PPAF

Common name: Mophead hydrangea

Trademark: Seaside Serenade® Hamptons reblooming hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Huge, ball-shaped blooms of serrated florets displayed on amazingly tough stems; thick, leathery foliage provides a handsome backdrop; compact shape suits border or larger container
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact, round; 3.5′ tall by 3′ wide; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to partial sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Hydrangea paniculata ‘SMHPCW’ PPAF

Common name: Panicle hydrangea

Trademark: Strawberry Shake™ hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 8
  • Ornamental features: Gorgeous new panicle hydrangea on a more compact form; sturdy stems support big, full flower heads that start out white and mature to delectable pink
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact; 4 to 5’ tall by 4’ wide; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Hydrangea paniculata ‘SMHPMWMH’ PPAF

Common name: Panicle hydrangea

Trademark: Candy Apple™ hydrangea

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 3 to 8
  • Ornamental features: Big, lime-green panicles on a new, compact form age to nearly pure white, held atop sturdy stems; a show-stopper for containers, or foundation shrub
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact, round; 4 to 5’ tall by 4’ wide; fast growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Juniperus horizontalis ‘MonGeo’ PPAF

Common name: Jazzy Jewel™ Andorra juniper

Trademark: Juniperus horizontalis ‘MonGeo’ PPAF

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 3 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Bright green and gold-splashed foliage on a spreading form creates a showy and durable groundcover; bright foliage becomes tinged with bronze and purple during winter
  • Habit and growth rate: Spreading; 2’ tall by 6’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2- and 5-gallon containers

Juniperus scopulorum ‘MonOvr’

Common name: Juniper

Trademark: Burly Blue™ juniper

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 8
  • Ornamental features: Blue-gray foliage on a low-mounded, spreading form; works well in the foreground of shrub borders, as specimen accents, or as a rugged, large-scale groundcover
  • Habit and growth rate: Spreading; 2’ tall by 6 to 8’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Viburnum dentatum ‘SMVDE’ PPAF

Common name: Arrowwood viburnum

Trademark: Sparkler® Arrowwood Viburnum

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 5 to 9
  • Ornamental features: Creamy white, flat-topped umbels give way to large clusters of blue-black berries; lustrous, dark-green, ruffled foliage turns yellow to red at onset of cooler temperatures
  • Habit and growth rate: Pyramidal, upright; 10 to 15’ tall by 10 to 15’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Partial shade to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2-gallon containers

Weigela florida ‘MonRigney’

Common name: Weigela

Trademark: Golden Jackpot® weigela

Introduced by: Monrovia

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 8
  • Ornamental features: Brilliant golden leaves hold their color all season long, undaunted by summer sun; prolific crimson buds open to long-lasting, deep pink blooms
  • Habit and growth rate: Rounded; 4 to 6’ tall by 4 to 6’ wide; moderate growth rate
  • Culture: Partial to full sun
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: None indicated
  • Availability: 2- and 5-gallon containers