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Smooth Arrow-Wood

A multi-stemmed shrub that reaches 5 to 15 feet tall. It has leaf blades up to 4 inches long and 3 inches across and produces fruit in late summer.

Southern Arrow-Wood

A shrub that grows up to 10 feet tall with arching branches. It produces small white flowers in flat-topped clusters that lead to oval blue-black berries.

American Mountain-Ash

A smooth-barked, deciduous shrub or small tree that grows 10 to 30 feet tall. It has a short trunk, slender, spreading branches and a narrow, open round-topped crown.

Common Snowberry

A bushy, rounded, deciduous shrub that grows to 3 to 6 feet tall. It has oblong to rounded, dull green leaves and produces tiny, bell-shaped, pink flowers in clusters that lead to pure white fruit that ripen in late summer to early fall.

Bigtree Plum

A single trunk tree that reaches a height of 40 feet, with dark green leaves and fragrant white or pale pink flowers. It is adaptable to a wide range of soil pH and is drought-tolerant. Its dark red or purple fruit ripens late in the fall.

Orange Coneflower

An herbaceous perennial that grows up to 4 feet tall, with bright yellow daisy-like composite flower heads.

Alternate-Leaf Dogwood

A small deciduous tree or large multi-stemmed shrub that typically grows 15 to 25 feet tall with distinctive tiered/layered horizontal branching. Flowers give way to bluish-black fruits on red stalks that mature in late summer.

Blue Grama

A warm-season bunchgrass that grows up to 3 by 3 feet. Produces attractive seed heads.

White Sagebrush

A shrub that grows to 3 feet in size, with attractive silvery foliage. Medium-low water use.