|Plant Availability List
Korean Plum Yew – (Cephalotaxus harringtonia v. drupacea)
Yew like evergreen foliage with larger needles – deer ignore it! In October purple 1 ½” fruit with largish edible seed – fruit tastes like a plum
dipped in pine sap. Very drought resistant! Will live in fairly dark shade but is slow, grows best in full to half-day sun – 10’ after 20 years.
Needle Palm – (Rhapidophyllum histrix)
Hardiest palm in the world (to -12ºF). 10 feet after 20 years.
Giant Barberry – (Berberis thunbergii ‘Crimson Giant’)
Red-leafed barberry 7-8 feet+ tall with bright yellow, showy flowers. Full sun for best color.
Red-Leaf Japanese Maples – (Acer palmatum)
All our Maples are seed grown and on their own roots – the parent tree was a small 15-20’ tree. Leaves will be red in full sun. Excellent fall
Tree Peonies – (Paeonia ostii)
Very early bloom season – we offer own rooted seed grown plants – currently 5 and 8 years old – blooming size – eventually each plant can
make a 5-6 foot very long-lived shrub which does not die to the ground each year as Herbaceous peonies do. The 5-6” flowers are
fragrant, usually white, occasionally opening pink and fading to white. In Chinese medicine known as Feng Dan Bai or dan pi
EARTH ADVOCATES RESEARCH FARM
|30 Myers Road
Summertown, Tn. 38483-7323 U.S.A
Phone: (931) 964-4151
Fax: (931) 964-4228
Hours: 7:00 am-5:00 pm CST M-F
Visits By Appointment Only
|Food for the Body, Mind, Spirit and the landscape
Available Saturdays at the Franklin Farmers Mkt. or at the farm by appointment