Parrotia flowers Jan-Feb. Here maroon buds just starting to open. Below see mauve, tan, olive bark patches. Burgundy edged spring leaf and fabulous purple and orange fall colour make it a four season tree.
Stewartia has lovely marbled bark for winter, orange-red fall foliage, white camellia-like July bloom.
RM-4 $25, RMW-24 $350
Trident aka Lacebark maple in fall colour $300
China Snow TM RM-12 $300, RM-32 $450
Double white fragrant lilac bloom in late June, lacy pinnate foliage, plus salt and ice resistance with a peeling cinnamon bark make this great multi-season tree.
Acer triflorum bark is pink, orange, tan. Fall colour is golden orange scarlet. $45- $450