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Conifers

Abies balsamea 'Nana'
DWARF BALSAM FIR

Foliage: Mature foliage is a dark, glossy green, new spring growth is a soft light green.
Height: 1m Spread: 1m
Growing conditions: Partial shade preferred. Moist but well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 3, Protect from prevailing winter winds.
Dwarf selection of our native fir.
Abies concolor 'Candicans'
SILVER FIR

Foliage: Intense powder blue.
Height: 6m Spread: 2.4m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Moist sandy loam, but will tolerate wet and poor soils.
Hardiness: Zone 4
Outstanding blue foliage, should be the focal point in a landscape.
Abies koreana 'Aurea'
GOLDEN KOREAN FIR

Foliage: Bright yellow winter foliage, fading to lime green in the summer. Beautiful silvery underside.
Height: 6m Spread: 1m
Growing conditions: Full sun, partial shade. Moist but well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 4b-5
Graceful specimen. Beautiful purple cones are produced on mature plants.
Abies koreana 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'
SILBERLOCKE KOREAN FIR

Foliage: New foliage is shiny silver fading to bluish green. Needles are twisted revealing a silvery underside.
Height: 2.4m Spread: 1.5m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Average conditions but prefers sandy soil.
Hardiness: Zone 4b
A stunning small evergreen with amazing year round colour.
Abies koreana 'Prostrate Beauty'
PROSTRATE KOREAN FIR

Foliage: Deep green foliage.
Height: 30cm Spread: 75cm
Growing conditions: Full sun. Tolerates most soils but prefers sandy loam.
Hardiness: Zone 4b
Great compact spreader for the rock garden.
Abies lasiocarpa 'Compacta'
COMPACT BLUE ALPINE FIR

Foliage: Soft blue-grey foliage.
Height: 3m Spread: 2m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Moist but well drained soil, slightly acid to neutral.
Hardiness: Zone 4
Low maintenance. Salt and pollution tolerant.
Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata'
SPREADING NOBLE FIR

Foliage: Intense soft blue foliage.
Height: 75cm Spread: 2m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Moist but well-drained soil. Protect from drying winds.
Hardiness: Zone 5
Occasionally will form a leader, remove to maintain prostrate form.
Araucaria araucana


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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Ellwoodii'
LAWSON'S FALSE CYPRESS

Foliage: Blue-green foliage all season.
Height: 5m Spread: 1.5m
Growing conditions: Tolerates most soil types. Does not like wet feet.
Hardiness: Zone 6
Beautiful narrow columnar form. Plant in a well protected site.
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Lycopodioides'


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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Minima Glauca'


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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Oregon Blue'


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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Aurea'


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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Glauca'


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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Green Arrow'


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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Pendula'


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Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Variegata'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chabo Yadori'
HINOKI FALSE CYPRESS

Foliage: Forest green turning plum during the winter months.
Height: 2m Spread: 1m
Growing conditions: Full sun, part shade. Moist but well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 5b, Protect from prevailing winter winds.
Interesting selection with twisted adult and juvenile foliage.
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Coraliformis'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides'
Hinoki False Cypress

Foliage: Beautiful forest green.
Height: 5m Spread: 4m
Growing conditions: Sun, partial shade. Moist, well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 5, Zone 4 if protected from the prevailing winds
Great conifer, low maintenance. One of my favourites.
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Golden Whorl'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Juniperoides Aurea'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kosteri'
Dwarf Hinoki False Cypress

Foliage: Distinctive swiviling fan-like, deep green in colour.
Height: 2m Spread: 1m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Average well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 5, Possibly hardy in zone 4 with protection from the
One of the first hinoki cultivars I purchased over 20 years ago, and it is still one of my favourites.
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Leprauchaun'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Mariesii'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Gracillis'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Nana Lutea'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Saffron Spray'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Spirales'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Split Rock'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tempelhof'


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Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Tetragona Aurea'


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Chamaecyparis pisfera 'Plumosa Juniperoides Aurea'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Compacta Variegata'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Cream Ball'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aurea'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Aureovariegata'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera Nana'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Filifera'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Spangles'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Nana'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Plumosa Juniperoides'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Snow'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Squarrosa Dumosa'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Squarrosa Intermedia'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Sungold'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Vintage Gold'
SAWARA FALSE CYPRESS

Foliage: Bright yellow.
Height: 90cm Spread: 90cm
Growing conditions: Full sun for best foliage colour. Moist fertile soils.
Hardiness: Zone 5
Great foliage plant. Shelter from the winter winds.
Chamaecyparis pisifera filifera 'Lemon Thread'


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Chamaecyparis pisifera filifera 'Aurea Nana'
DWARF GOLDEN THREADLEAF FALSE CYPRESS

Foliage: Golden-yellow thread-like foliage.
Height: 1m Spread: 1m
Growing conditions: Full sun. Moist well-drained soil.
Hardiness: Zone 4
Beautiful shrub that adds light and colour to your garden year round.
Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Ericoides'


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Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Heatherbun'


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Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Little Jamie'


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Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Top Point'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Bandai Sugi'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Black Dragon'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Kilmacurragh'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Mushroom'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Vilmoriniana'


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Cryptomeria japonica 'Yellow Twig'


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Cunninghamia konishii 'Little Leo'


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Juniperus communis 'Compressa'


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Juniperus communis 'Depressa Aurea'


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Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone'


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Juniperus communis 'Repanda'


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Juniperus conferta 'All Gold'


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Juniperus davurica 'Expansa'


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Juniperus horiontalis 'Aurea'


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Juniperus horiontalis 'Hughes'


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Juniperus horizontalis 'Icee Blue'


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Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'


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Juniperus squamata 'Blue Carpet'


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Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'


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Juniperus Squamata 'Dream Joy'


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Juniperus squamata 'Holger'


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Juniperus squamata 'Loderi'


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Larix decidua 'Pendula'


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Larix kaempferi 'Diana'


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Larix kaempferi 'Varied Directions'


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Metasequoia glyptostroboides


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Metasequoia gyptostroboides


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Microbiota decussata


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Picea abies 'Acrocona'


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Picea abies 'Frohberg'


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Picea abies 'Inversa'


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Picea abies 'Little Gem'


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Picea abies 'Nidiformis'


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Picea abies 'Ohlendorffii'


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Picea abies 'Pendula'


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Picea abies 'Tompa'


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Picea glauca 'Alberta Globe'


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Picea glauca 'Echinoformis'


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Picea glauca 'Rainbow's End'


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Picea glauca 'Sander's Blue'


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Picea omorika 'Expansa'


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Picea omorika 'Nana'


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Picea omorika 'Pimoko'


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Picea orientalis 'Aureospicata'


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Picea pungens 'Baby Blue'


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Picea pungens 'Glauca Globosa'


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Picea pungens 'Glauca Prostrata'


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Picea pungens 'Iseli Fastigiata'


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Picea pungens 'St Mary's Broom'


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Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'


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Pieea orientalis 'Skylands'


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Pinus flexilis 'Vanderwolf's Pyramid'


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Pinus parviflora 'Glauca'


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Pinus sylvestris 'Hillside Creeper'


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Podocarpus alpinus 'County Park Fire'


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Podocarpus alpinus 'Red Tip'


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Podocarpus alpinus Blue Gem'


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Podocarpus lawrenceii 'Purple King'


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Podocarpus nivalis


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Sciadopitys verticillata


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Taxus baccata 'Repandens'


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Taxus cuspidata 'Aurescens'


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Thuja occidentalis 'Bowling Ball'


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Thuja occidentalis 'Rheingold'


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Thuja occidentalis 'Sherwood'


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Thuja occidentalis 'Stolwiyk'


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Thuja occidentalis 'Sunkist'


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Thuja orientalis 'Columnaris Aurea'


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Thuja orientalis 'Golden Surprise'


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Thuja plicata


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Thuja plicata 'Rogersii'


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Thuja plicata 'Whipcord'


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Thuja standisii


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Thujopsis dolobrata


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Thujopsis dolobrata 'Nana'


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Tsuga canadensis 'Bennet'


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Tsuga canadensis 'Cole's Prostrate'


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Tsuga canadensis 'Gentsch White'


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Tsuga canadensis 'Jeddeloh'


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Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula'


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