Monthly Archives: April 2013

Rhododendron kiusianum • Azalea

Rhododendron Rhododendron / Azalea  •  シャクナゲ / ツツジ  •  石楠花 / 躑躅    shakunage / tsutsuji Our Plant List indicates  that ‘many’ of them, 18” tall, grow ‘on berm’ in Area A (the area immediately in front of the entrance … Continue reading

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Rhododendron ‘Mariesii’ • Azalea

Rhododendron Rhododendron / Azalea  •  シャクナゲ / ツツジ  •  石楠花 / 躑躅    shakunage / tsutsuji Three of them growing in area C, all listed at about 3′ tall – they are round in habit. Their purple flower corolla is … Continue reading

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Rhododendron kaempferi • Azalea (evergreen)

Rhododendron Rhododendron / Azalea  •  シャクナゲ / ツツジ  •  石楠花 / 躑躅    shakunage / tsutsuji SJG has them growing in many areas and they command attention mid-spring for their fiery colors  (ours are mostly orange) and dense habit of … Continue reading

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Acer palmatum ‘Tsuma Gaki’ • Nail’s Edge Japanese Maple

Acer  •  Maple  •  カエデ •  楓   • kaede 2011 additions in areas B and D.  They look splendidly standing alone in both areas. Edited on 11/25/13 + new fall picks… [The text below was prepared by SJG Plant … Continue reading

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Prunus serrulata “Kwanzan’ • Japanese Flowering Cherry

Prunus serrulata  •  Japanese Flowering Cherry  •  サクラ  •  桜  •  sakura We have 4 of these cheerfully flowering in pompon-like flowers each spring in our Orchard area, and several more (bigger, not trimmed and more mature ones) in the … Continue reading

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