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Canadian Rose Introductions

The perfect rose is captivating.  There is nothing equal to the dramatic blooms, amazing color and the rich foliage of a rose.  Roses are very easy to enjoy, but how easy are they to grow and maintain in Canada?

Romance Series Dwarf Cherries

The University of Saskatchewan’s Dr. Bob Bors and Rick Sawatsky created and released a successful series of hardy dwarf sour cherries that can be grown in the prairies.  The Romeo, Juliet, Valentine, Crimson Passion and Cupid are all apart of the Romance series.

Hosta (Hostaceae) – Shade tolerant plants

These hardy herbaceous perennials are easy to grow and are popular in any garden space.  Hostas are beautiful plants that come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors.

Vaccinium myrtillus:  The name vaccinium was used in classical Latin for a type of berry

Heuchera:  An overlooked and underrated perennial.  How can bright foliage featuring spikes of dainty flowers get missed? 

Here is why you should take a second look at this perennial and spice things up in your landscape or containers all season long!

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