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Tucker’s Plant Of The Week: Russian Sage

Tucker's Plant Of The Week: Perovskia atriplicifolia (Russian Sage) Perovskia atriplicifolia or commonly known as Russian Sage is a wonderful hardy perennial for full sun planting beds. Russian Sage is one of the few plants in my yard that the rabbits do not eat. I am so glad to have one less area to patrol!…
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Tucker’s Plant of the Week: Malus ‘Louisa’

Tucker's Plant of the Week: Malus 'Louisa' Malus 'Louisa' is an ornamental tree commonly known as Weeping Louisa. It is a flowering crabapple that has a lot to offer in every season. The Weeping Louisa has an interesting shape with graceful cascading branches that flow to the ground. My mom thinks of it as an…
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Tucker’s Plant of the Week: Azalea x ‘Karen’

Tucker's Plant of the Week: Azalea x 'Karen' Azalea x 'Karen' or also known as Rhododendron 'Karen'  is a broad leaf evergreen shrub. It is commonly called Karen Azalea. For those of you who don't know, a broad leaf evergreen, unlike a traditional evergreen, looses about half of it's foliage during the winter months. As you…
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