Deciduous id. 10

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    Juglans regia

    English walnut

    Zone 5

    Large pinnate leaf, not twiggy- major branches, whitish grey trunk, not street tree, leaves have bluish green coloring. Grows 40-50' high and wide.
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    Juglans nigra

    Black Walnut

    Zone 4

    Large pinnate leaf, not twiggy- has major branches, walnuts, thick covering to walnuts, not street tree, soil sterlant- toxin dissuades growth of things growing around it. Grows 50-80' high and wide.
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    Liquidambar styraciflua


    Zone 5

    Pyramidal, good street tree, 5 leaf star shaped leaves, comes in all the fall colors, leaf has menthol-y fragrance, waxy thick leaf, gumball mace shaped fruit, heavily landscaped, xeric qualities, stems have corky ridge.
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    Rubus ideaus


    Zone 4

    Canes, prickles, only bloom on certain age of wood, canes-1 yr =primo, 2 yr =secondary, june bearing, fall, good to succor (allows them to produce more fruit). Fruit comes in red, yellow, and black; used in screening, hedging, massing, and edible landscape. Grows 4-6' high and wide.
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    Vaccinium spp.

    Huckleberries and Blueberries

    Zone 3

    Shrubs, edible landscape, needs acidic soil (esp. blueberries), come on in july, hedging, bright red fall color. Grows 5-10' high and wide.
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    Ficus carica

    Edible fig

    Zone 7

    Large leaves, 3 distinct loves, swollen trunks/arms, edible landscape, specimin habit. Grows 20-30' high and wide.
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    Punica granatum 'Nana'

    Dwarf Pomegranate

    Zone 7

    Small pomegranates come on in fall/winter, edible landscape, blooms summer-fall, orange red flower/twigs (tones), lustrous leaves, massing hedging. Grows 5' high and wide.
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    Clethra alniflolia

    Summersweet Clethra

    Zone 4

    Summer blooming, white flower, good fragrance, humidity and acidity requiring, old flowers hold on a long time, orange/red fall color. Grows 4-5' high and wide.
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    Hydrangea anomala petiloaris

    Climbing Hydrangea

    Zone 4

    Halo flower, hides walls, suction cup climbing vine. grows 50-60' long.
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    Hydrangea arborescens

    Smooth Hydrangea

    Zone 4

    Rounded leaf, smaller balls of white flower, kinda like the snowball bush, only comes in white. Grows 5' high and wide.
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    Hydrangea macrophylla Hortensia or Lacecap Group

    Bigleaf Hydrangea

    Zone 6

    Hand sized leaf, summer color, rounded ball inflorescence, pH changes color, 6.5-7= pink and 5-6= blue, inbeteen the two= white. Grows 5' high and wide. Hortensia is ball, Lacecap is Halo grouping of flowers.
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    Hydrangea paniculata

    Panicle Hydrangea

    Zone 3

    Trangular inflorescence. Gorws 10-20' high and wide.
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    Hydrangea quercifolia

    Oakleaf Hydrangea

    Zone 5

    Red oak style leaf, pinnacle style leaf, specimin for foliage and flower. Grows 5' high and wide.
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    Akebia quinata

    Fiveleaf Akebia

    Zone 5

    5 leaflets, twining vine, male and female flower- mahogany flower, nickel sized flower. Grows 20-25' long.
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    Genista lydia

    Lydia broom

    Zone 6

    Looks like scotch broom, little round mound, green twig, bright yellow peashaped spring blossom. Grows 2' high and wide.
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    Cytisus scoparius

    Scotch broom

    Zone 5

    Bright yellow shrub, pea shaped blossom, xeric qualities, thin green angular stem, comes in pinks, whites, yellows, and reds. Illegal to plant in WA or other areas where it is quite aggressive. has different stem tones. Grows 5-6' high and wide.
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    Callicarpa bodinieri


    Zone 6

    Violet purple berries, come on summer-fall and sometimes into winter, tiny blossoms, accuminate leaf tip, prefers acidity, dentate serrated leaf. Grows 8-10' high and wide.
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    Chionanthus virginicus

    White Fringe Tree

    Zone 4

    Shrubby tree,threadlike white blossoms, spring blooming, popular in areas of humidity, yellow-orange fall color. Grows 20-30' high and wide.
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    Parrotia persica

    Persian Ironwood/ Persian Parrottia

    zone 5

    Shoehorn shaped leaf, bright red and orange fall color, flakey peely bark, bright red ugly little flower, needs a little humidity.
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Deciduous id. 10
2012-07-15 05:25:57
Deciduous identification

A continuation of Deciduous id. 1-9.
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