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Course Walk: Spring Flowering Trees and Shrubs

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

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Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Cercis canadensisEastern RedbudTree < 30 feet, Shrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cotoneaster apiculatusCranberry CotoneasterShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Cotoneaster divaricatusSpreading CotoneasterShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Exochorda x macranthaPearl BushShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Forsythia suspensaWeeping ForsythiaShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Forsythia x intermediaBorder ForsythiaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Shrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Kerria japonicaJapanese Kerria; Kerria RoseShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Kolkwitzia amabilisBeautybushShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Magnolia acuminataCucumbertree MagnoliaTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Magnolia kobus var. stellataStar MagnoliaTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Magnolia x soulangianaSaucer MagnoliaTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)