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January 12, 2004

Last week's snow is beginning to melt. Grasses, evergreens, and early witchhazels are providing points of interest in the gardens.

Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea' (gold-thread Sawara falsecypress) - Magnolia grandiflora (variegated form) (variegated Southern magnolia)
Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea'
gold-thread Sawara falsecypress and
Magnolia grandiflora (variegated form)
variegated Southern magnolia


Muhlenbergia capillaris (hairy-awn muhly grass) - Saccharum arundinaceum (hardy sugarcane)
Muhlenbergia capillaris
hairy-awn muhly grass and
Saccharum arundinaceum
hardy sugarcane


Cyclamen hederifolium Ashwood Nurseries Silver Leaf Group (hardy cyclamen)
Cyclamen hederifolium Ashwood Nurseries Silver Leaf Group
hardy cyclamen


Hamamelis ×intermedia 'Jelena' (copper-flowered common witchhazel)
Hamamelis ×intermedia 'Jelena'
copper-flowered common witchhazel


Andropogon virginicus var. glaucus 'Silver Beauty' (chalky bluestem)
Andropogon virginicus var. glaucus 'Silver Beauty'
chalky bluestem


Eupatorium - Yucca filamentosa 'Variegata' (variegated Adam's needle yucca)
Eupatorium and
Yucca filamentosa 'Variegata'
variegated Adam's needle yucca


Osteomeles schwerinae (Chinese emperor plum)
Osteomeles schwerinae
Chinese emperor plum


Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' (variegated maiden grass)
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'
variegated maiden grass


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