Here's a sampling of what you will see blooming at our Nursery in mid-May.
Perennials(come back each year)
Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)Old-fashioned favorite for partial shade. 2.5' tall, 1.5' wide.
Columbine (Aquilegia)There are many varieties of this classic spurred-flower perennial. Colors range from red, yellow, white, purple, and blue. All prefer partial shade.
Iceland Poppy (Papaver)Shorter and earlier blooming than the Oriental Poppies. Colors range from white, oranges, and yellows. Full sun to light shade. 15' tall and 12" wide.
Shooting Star (Dodecatheon)Native to Eastern U.S., nodding, dart-shaped blossoms; prefers moist, rich, well-drained soil. Beautiful woodland plant that goes dormant in the summer.
Vyvyan Pennell ClematisLarge, fully double lavender-blue flowers, cover this vigorous climber. For beautiful colors, extravagance of blooms, and graceful habit, nothing compares with Clematis and we have many varieties to choose from. Give them good soil, consistent moisture, and shade at their roots and you will be rewarded year after year.
Trees & Shrubs
Ornamental Pear (Pyrus)Upright growing trees 30-35' tall and 20-30' wide. Brilliant crimson to purple-red fall color. Full sun and salt tolerant.
Accolade Cherry (Prunus)Upright, vase-shaped growth, 20' tall and15' wide. Semi-double pink blooms, handsome bark.
Candymint Crabapple (Malus)These deep pink buds will open to lighter pink flowers creating a two-toned effect. Full sun, grows horizontally 12' tall and 12' wide.
Capistrano RhododendronYellow buds and creamy blossoms - an unusual rhododendron for this area. Prefers morning sun and afternoon shade. Grows 6' tall and 6' wide.
Percy Wiseman RhododendronBuds open a peach-yellow and fade to cream - the effect is unforgettable blends of apricot. Morning sun, afternoon shade; grows 3' tall and 5' wide.
Azalea 'Rosy Lights'Just one of many azaleas you will find at O'Donal's! The 'Lights Series' are very hardy and vigorous.
Nursery & Garden Shop HoursMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00-6:00