Garden shopping list 2014

Name Quantity Placement/use Source
Hand tamper tool 1 to compact and level base under brick edging ?

purchased at Cliff’s – very handy tool! (4″x10″ tamper blade)

American Hornbeam (Carpinus caroliniana) 1 ‘wet corner’ bed, placed near rear fence, to line up with center path in oak bed Connon Nurseries

deferred to 2015

Bunchberries (Cornus Canadensis) ~6-8 try in several places in backyard to try to find a suitable area for them! Connon Nurseries

decided not to try them as have never got them to succeed here before

Hairy Solomon’s Seal (Polygonatum pubescens) 2-3 Along ‘golden path’ area under the pines Acorus?

could not find a source for them

Blue-eyed grass (Sisyrinchium montanum or Sisyrinchium angustifolium) 1 for ‘tear drop’ bed Botanus or divide clump under Japanese wisteria

decided to use dark heucheras instead

Geranium cantabrigiense’ Biokovo’ and/or G. renardi 1 for ‘tear drop’ bed Connon

still considering whether to use this in this bed

Running Strawberry Bush (Euonymus obovatus) 1-2 Under pussy willow, south side of shed, to cover bare ground after marsh marigolds and trilliums go dormant ?

still undecided whether to use this here

Mammoth Chrysanthemum ‘Pink Daisy’ 1-2 Driveway border, near road Gardenimport – or local nursery?

bought at Nortland

 Limonium latifolium  1-2 herb bed/south side of driveway  ? Sheridan?

did not buy


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