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What’s Blooming in Early May?

Arriving in the first week of May:

‘Knockout’ roses, floribunda, climbing, rugosa – all in bud or bloom.

And don’t forget
Spring Flowering Trees and Shrubs:

Shadbush & more!

Perennials for Shade and Sun arriving daily:

Bleeding Heart, Epimedium, Virginia Bluebells, Iris, Dianthus, Peony, Poppy, Phlox, Ferns, Grasses

Annuals for Shade or Sun,

in hanging baskets and pots for containers and flowerbeds:

Geranium, Bidens, Petunias, Snapdragon, Pansies


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