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Recommended Plant List

The following plants are recommended because of their adaptability to extremes of climate and soil, hardy and vigorous natures, water usage, special design values, forms, foliage and/or flower characteristics. This plant list is not intended to be conclusive.

DECIDUOUS TREES

Green Ash
Lindens
Norway Maple
Autumn Purple Ash
Quaking Aspen
Lanceleaf Cottonwood
Canada
Red Cherry
Honeylocust
Red Maple
Amur Maple
Rocky Mt. Maple
Select Crabapple Species
Thornless Cockspur Hawthorn
Washington Hawthorn
Autumn Blaze Maple
Serviceberry
Western Hackberry

EVERGREEN TREES

Pinyon Pine
Ponderosa Pine
Austrian Pine
Concolor Fir
Colorado Blue Spruce

DECIDUOUS SHRUBS

Mountain Mahogany
Cistena Plum
Barberry
Nanking Cherry
Western Sand Cherry
Native Chokecherry
Peking Cotoneaster
Alpine Currant
Golden Currant
Squaw Currant

DECIDUOUS SHRUBS
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Burning Bush
Rock Spirea
Anthony Waterer Spirea
Froebel Spirea
Bluemist Spirea
Snowmound Spirea
Butterfly Bush
Threeleaf Sumac
Fragrant Sumac
Thimbleberry
Twinberry
Select Viburnum Species
Dwarf Arctic Willow
Dwarf Korean Lilac
Isanti Dogwood
Yucca
Mockorange
Shrub Rose
Gambel Oak
Dwarf Ninebark
Chinese Lilac
Common Purple Lilac
Redtwig Dogwood
Mountain Snowberry

EVERGREEN SHRUBS

Scandia Juniper
Tammy Juniper
Mugho Pine
Hughes Juniper
Arcadia Juniper
Bluechip Juniper
Wilton Juniper
Buffalo Juniper
Calagary Carpet
Juniper
Prince of Wales Juniper

GROUND COVER, VINES
AND PERENNIALS

Border Jewel
Rocky Nit. Pentstemon
Select Poppy Species
Creeping Potentilla
Snow in Summer
Wild Strawberry
Sedums
Purple Leaf Wintercreeper
Common Yarrow
Virginia Creeper
Hail's Honeysuckle
Silver Lace Vine
Sweet William
Creeping Phlox
Basket of Gold
Periwinkle
Fall Mums
Fall Asters
Purple Coneflower
Creeping Mahonia
Shasta Daisy
Daylily
Blanket Flower
Rocky Mountain Columbine
Blue Flax
Japanese Iris

ORNAMENTAL GRASSES
(for use in shrub beds)

Blue Fescue
Fountain Grass
Feather Reed Grass
Blue Avena