A large, fast-growing, vase-shaped tree with gray bark and fringed, delicate, mimosa-like leaves.
Creeping mahonia is the 2009 Shrub of the Year, according to the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.
This North American native fruit tree is cold-hardy and adaptable, has glossy dark green leaves, and bears delicious fruit every fall.
Clusters of yellow-green flowers about 6 inches long cover this tree in the late spring.
A charming little strawberry tree, with glossy evergreen leaves, rough red-brown bark, and urn-shaped white to pink flowers.
Bring a bit of the wilderness to your backyard without scaring the neighbors with this small native tree.
In the spring and summer, pink flowers and chartreuse leaves with red highlights make this bush a beauty.
Prairie Gold is on the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum’s GreatPlants list for 2008.
This native shrub finds a way to succeed spectacularly in the most unfriendly of habitats.
These small trees have been popular since they were introduced to the U.S. about 150 years ago. They tolerate bitter cold, summer heat, heavy pruning, road salt, a variety of soils, and some shade.