Resource Information

(This page is always evolving. Feel free to email me any content that may be helpful to the landscape contractor community)
The following information can be used as a resource/reference in your design efforts and your ongoing professional education. Stand out from the rest by your knowledge of the selection, siting and maintenance of landscape plants.

Winter Container info, root hardinessRoot Kill temps woody ornamentals

New Plants!:

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/02820 Aronia mound

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/06940 Buddleia Pugster Blue

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/23270 Deutzia Yuki Cherry Blossom

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/24280 Diervilla kodiak orange

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/58500 Physocarpus Tiny Wine

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/76900 Spirea Candy Corn

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/91430 Viburnum Red Baloon

http://springmeadownursery.com/plant/92200 Viburnum Shiny Dancer

Plant Material information:

Missouri Botanical garden has a huge database of plant material. Type the plant in question in the upper right hand box on this page: http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a233

Encore Azaleas. Which varieties are the hardiest for Pennsylvania? http://www.encoreazalea.com/garden-advice/article/encore-azalea-cold-hardiness

Penn State Extension info: http://extension.psu.edu/publications/uj257/view

Plant Siting in the Yard:

http://www.northscaping.com/IZArticles/IS-0106

http://www.landscapingnetwork.com/landscaping-ideas/small-yard/

Fertilizer and Nutrients:

http://www.ncagr.gov/cyber/kidswrld/plant/nutrient.htm

http://www.cropnutrition.com/nutrient-knowledge?utm_source=ros_300x600

Deer Resistant Plants & Repellant:

http://www.domyownpestcontrol.com/deer-scram-professional-p-2816.html?gclid=CJ6NjvCtxsUCFcQUHwod92EAgA

http://www.deerout.com/?gclid=COzkhr695cgCFUqRHwodqiAGrA

https://njaes.rutgers.edu/deerresistance/