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Plant Descriptions - Plant of the Month

January
Common Box - Buxus sempervirens
Giant Sequoia, Wellingtonia - Sequoiadendron giganteum
Meyer spruce - Picea Meyeri
Sargent viburnum - Viburnum opulus var. sargentii

February
Chinese Witch hazel - Hamamelis mollis 
Nikko fir - Abies homolepis 
Paperbark maple - Acer griseum
Witch hazel 'Diane' - Hamamelis x intermedia 'Diane'

March
Gold birch, Ermans birch - Betula ermanii
Japanese umbrella pine - Sciadopitys verticilata
Japanese Witch hazel - Hamamelis japonica
Redvein maple - Acer rufinerve

April
Dahurian rhododendron - Rhododendron dauricum
Fragrant Winterhazel - Corylopsis glabrescens
Korean rhododendron - Rhododendron mucronulatum
Mezeron, Paradise plant - Daphne mezereum

May
Albrechts azalea - Rhododendron albrechtii
Royal azalea - Rhododendron schlippenbachii
Scarlet leaved viburnum - Viburnum furcatum
Spiketail - Stachyurus praecox

June
Common yellow azalea - Rhododendron luteum
Middendorff weigela - Weigela middendorffiana
Scots pine - Pinus sylvestris 
Siebolds Magnolia - Magnolia sieboldii

July
Korean fir - Abies koreana
Kousa dogwood - Cornus kousa
No english name - Maackia fauriei
Upright stewartia - Stewartia rostrata
Varnish Tree - Rhus verniciflua

August
Bottle-brush Buckeye - Aesculus parviflora
Japanese clethra, (Tree clethra) - Clethra barbinervis
Pride of India - Koelreuteria paniculata
Siberian Mountain-ash - Sorbus sambucifolia
Yellow Catalpa, Chinese catalpa - Catalpa ovata

September
Chinese Angelica-tree - Aralia chinensis 
Harlequin Glory Bower, Chance tree - Clerodendrum trichotomum 
Seven-son flower - Heptacodium miconioides
Trumpet creeper, trumpet vine - Campsis radicans
Turkish hazel, Turkish filbert - Corylus colurna

October
Korean Mountain ash, Alder-leafed Whitebeam - Sorbus alnifolia
Cotoneaster species - Cotoneaster hualiensis
No english name - Acer micranthum
Sakhalin euonymus - Euonymus sachalinensis
Tupelo, Black gum, sour gum - Nyssa sylvatica

November
Common Yew - Taxus baccata
Fortune plum yew - Cephalotaxus fortunei
Japanese beautyberry - Callicarpa japonica
Nootka cypress, Alaska-cedar - Callitropsis nootkatensis
Witch hazel - Hamamelis virginiana

December
Trojan fir - Abies nordmanniana ssp. equi-trojani
Regels three-wing nut, yellow vine - Trypterygium regelii
Korean white  pine - Pinus koraiensis
English Holly - Ilex aquifolium
Cedar of Lebanon - Cedrus libani