Plant Graveyard

Ceanothus ‘Diamond Heights’

Ceanothus griseus var. horizontalis 'Diamond Heights'

Reason:

Died one winter, likely due to freezing temps.

Compact Giant Papyrus

Cyperus Percamenthus

Reason:

Killed by a weed-wacker during fall cleanup.

Dwarf Fetterbush

Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Nana'

Reason:

One of my first plants. Being a beginning gardener I think I failed to properly open and water the compacted rootball.

Emperor Japanese Maple

Emperor I Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum 'Emperor I'

Reason:

This beautiful tree up and died back to within 3 inches of the soil line. I don’t know why, but just in case I replaced it with a completely different tree, a Tricolor birch.

Forever Goldy Cedar

Thuja occidentalis 'Forever Goldy'

Reason:

This was in a big pot that I decided weighed too much to go back up on the deck after the remodel. It was also a little rangy, not getting enough sun to maintain an attractive shape. So it went into the compost heap!

Shredded Umbrella Plant

Syneilesis palmata

Reason: --