Native to high latitudes and high elevations of the northern hemisphere. Choice plants for rock gardens. Evergreen or partially so; somewhat shrubby at base, forming a carpet of leafy, creeping stems. Oblong leaves look like little oak leaves. Bloom from late spring into summer, bearing shiny white or yellow flowers that resemble strawberry blossoms. Ornamental seed capsules with silvery white tails follow the blooms.Dryas octopetala
To 2 to 3 in. high and 3 ft. wide, with inch-long leaves and erect, 1 1/2-in. white flowers.
These grow 4- to 5-ft. tall, 2 ft. wide. These English-bred hybrid groups are descended from plants na...
Native to the northern part of North America. Similar to Betula pendula but larger growing (5...
Native to the mountains of central Europe. Grows extremely slowly to 50–70 ft. or taller, 20&ndash