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Plant Availability List  
2016/2017
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
color
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
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Food for the Body, Mind, Spirit and the landscape
Available Saturdays at the Franklin Farmers Mkt. or at the farm by appointment