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Apricot

Apricot 'Moorpark' (Prunus armeniaca)

Beautiful golden-yellow, freestone fruits are blushed with a touch of red. Delicious sweet flavor, juicy texture, and large size makes ‘Moorpark’ a favorite for eating fresh. Apricots are an excellent source of vitamins A, C, and antioxidants. Trees often set more fruit if…

Apricot

Apricot (Prunus armeniaca)

Apricots are a delicate and delicious fruit at their tastiest when eaten straight from the tree. They also work well for drying or making into puree for fruits leathers. An abundance of self-pollinating, white to pink blossoms are followed by velvet- skinned, yellow to orange fruit.

Apricot

Apricot 'Royal' (Prunus armeniaca)

One of the most popular varieties for commercial production. Freestone fruits have excellent, sweet flavor and firm texture that is ideal for canning and drying. Produces medium to large, juicy fruits. Apricots are an excellent source of vitamins A, C, and antioxidants. Trees often…

Apricot

Apricot 'Tilton' (Prunus armeniaca)

‘Tilton’ stands out among other apricots for its lovely, somewhat heart-shaped fruits. This is an excellent freestone selection for freezing, drying and canning. Medium-sized fruits are sweet with a hint of tartness. Apricots are an excellent source of vitamins A, C, and…

Arabian Jasmine

Arabian Jasmine (Jasminum sambac)

Arabian Jasmine has been cultivated for centuries by those who value it’s intensely fragrant blooms. Even though the flowers are small the scent will fill the garden when this plant is in full bloom. Hummingbirds and butterflies will flock to the starry-white flowers. This is a…

Arabian Jasmine

Arabian Jasmine 'Maid of Orleans' (Jasminum sambac)

The best feature of this plant is it becomes covered with white flowers that have a delightful, sweet fragrance. Hummingbirds and butterflies will flock to the starry-white flowers. This vining shrub is evergreen, so the leaves stay on it all year round. The flowers are used in China…

Arborvitae, Cedar

Arborvitae, Cedar (Thuja species)

A diverse species that comes in a variety of forms and foliage colors. This is a slow-growing shrub, making it a good choice for novice gardeners or those who want big color with little maintenance. The feathery evergreen foliage is a refreshing sight in the winter landscape. Many…

Arctic Willow, Purpleosier Willow

Arctic Willow, Purpleosier Willow (Salix purpurea)

Also known as purple osier and basket willow. A quick growing shrub with branches that age from purple to gray. Wonderful for bringing vertical and winter interest to wet areas of the landscape. Long, fuzzy blooms called catkins add early spring interest before the narrow foliage…

Arizona Ash, Velvet Ash

Arizona Ash, Velvet Ash 'Fan Tex' (Fraxinus velutina)

'Fan Tex' offers all the classic beauty of the Arizona Ash tree with an edge for surviving hot climates. This cultivar was developed by Fanick’s Nursery in San Antonio, Texas. It has excellent heat and drought tolerance once well-established and the foliage resists wind burn as…

Ash

Ash (Fraxinus species)

The various Ash species are medium to fast growing trees popular for the shade provided by their attractive leaves. Autumn foliage ranges from yellow to purplish red, before giving way to the tree's beautiful silhouette for the winter landscape.