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Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ23’ PP27547

Common name: Light Show™ bottlebrush
Trademark: Light Show® Bottlebrush PP27547
Introduced by: Plant Development Services Inc.
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 8 to 10
Ornamental features: Dense, emerald-green foliage; striking red bottlebrush flowers appear early summer and last through fall; new growth is light green, darkening as it ages
Habit, size: 2 to 3 feet tall by 2 to 3 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; tolerates a wide range of soils
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: 1- and 3-gallon containers

 


Dianella revoluta ‘Allyn-Citation’ PPAF

Common name: Coolvista™ dianella
Trademark: Coolvista™ dianella PPAF
Introduced by: Plant Development Services Inc.
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 8 to 10
Ornamental features: An ornamental grass that keeps its color and thrives in full sun; its small stature is perfect in containers and as an eye-catching border
Habit, size: 1 to 2 feet tall by 1 to 2 feet wide
Culture: Full sun to part shade; drought tolerant
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Heat and drought tolerant
Availability: 1-gallon containers


Rhododendron ‘Robleza’

Common name: Encore® Azalea Autumn Bonfire™ PPAF
Trademark: Encore® Azalea Autumn Bonfire™ PPAF
Introduced by: Plant Development Services Inc.
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 6a to 9
Ornamental features: Fast-growing, the new Autumn Bonfire glows with numerous, true red, semidouble and single blooms in spring, summer and fall; holds its bright green foliage year-round
Habit, size: Dwarf; 3 feet tall by 3.5 feet wide
Culture: Sun to part shade; slightly acidic, well-drained garden soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: None indicated
Availability: 1-, 2- and 3-gallon containers

 

 


Viburnum odoratissimum ‘Brant 01’ PPAF

Common name: Coppertop™ sweet viburnum
Trademark: Coppertop™
Introduced by: Plant Development Services Inc.
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 8 to 10
Ornamental features: Brilliant, dark maroon to copper new growth reappears after each pruning; aromatic; attracts birds and butterflies; provides year-round interest; good for cut flowers
Habit, size: Compact, upright; 6 to 8 feet tall by 5 to 6 feet wide
Culture: Full sun; well-drained garden soil
Pest/disease problems; unique resistance: Disease and pest resistant; heat and drought tolerant
Availability: 2-gallon containers