Looking for plants that flourish under the full Winnipeg sun? Full sun is getting 6 Hrs or more of direct sun Daily.
An excellent dwarf shrub that will provide brilliant summer interest with masses of bright white blooms that cover the fine green foliage, long after many plants have stopped flowering. A versatile plant for use as an accent or along walkways, in borders, low hedges, and foundation plantings. Deciduous.
Resembles blue fescue (Festuca glauca), but is significantly larger. Spikelets of bluish-brown flowers arranged in open, one-sided panicles arching at the tip appear on erect stems rising well above the foliage clump in June. Flower spikelets mature to a golden wheat colour by fall.
Profuse bloomer with clusters of slightly fragrant, double, red-pink flowers Glossy, new leaves emerge reddish in colour, turn dark green and then to yellow in the fall Thorny stems Upright, rounded, arching habit Resistant to black spot Bloom Time: Late spring until frost Type: Climbing
Prized for its durability in the hot, humid summers of the south and its cold tolerance in the north, 'Becky' has proven to be a sturdy, hardy cultivar. Copious amounts of very large, 3in single, white blooms are produced atop strong stems which are ideal for cutting. Despite its height, this variety does not usually require staking.
Clusters of double, moderately fragrant, light pink to ivory flowers Red fruits persist into the winter Glossy, dark green leaves on thorny stems emerge reddish, turning purple in the fall Upright, mounded habit Resistant to black spot and disease Bloom Time: Late spring until frost Type: Shrub
Clusters of double, moderately fragrant, orange-red flowers Flowers feature an orange colour on the inside, scarlet-red on the outside Red fruits persist through the winter Glossy, dark green leaves on thorny stems emerge reddish, turning purple in the fall Bloom Time: Late spring until frost
Greenish-yellow, male and female flowers Clusters of reddish, hairy fruit ripen late summer and may persist into the winter Medium-green to dark green, soft leaves are sometimes glossy Fall colour is orange to red, sometimes purple Suckering profusely, it produces a mound of mostly vertical branches Bloom Time: June
Fragrant, double, ruffled, pink flowers New leaves emerge reddish, turning light green, then to orange and scarlet in the fall Orange fruits persist into the winter Upright habit features reddish stems Resistant to black spot Bloom Time: Early summer and sporadically until frost Type: Shrub