Appletree Nursery is a family owned and operated garden center in its 24th season. We are located on Route 3 in Winnisquam, NH just 5 miles from the I-93 exit in Tilton. We offer a large selection of quality annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees. We grow our own hanging baskets, zonal geraniums, new guinea impatiens and hardy mums. We also offer screened loam, mulch (black, dark brown & red), and 3/4" stone.
QUALITY - PRICE - VARIETY - SERVICE (603) 524-8031
MULCHES AND DIRT ARE IN! Come by to pickup or Call 524-8301 to schedule a delivery.
Brown Mulch $35/yd
Planting Bed Mix $35/yd
Great for gardens!
Red Mulch $39/yd
Black Mulch $37/yd
Screened Loam $31/yd
PANSIES ARE IN! We will now be open 7 days/week starting this weekend (4/10).
Here's a peek inside our greenhouses on April 18th. Things are looking good and growing fast!
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3/31/15: Not much left to melt now! We are hoping all the snow will be melted by April 15th for our first load of Pansies. Fruit trees, blueberry bushes and roses will be our first shipment of trees and shrubs to arrive the end of April.
Look for these new & exciting plants at Appletree this season!
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Anytime™ Sugarplum Pansiola
I WON'T BE just a SPRING FLING. Pansiolas are vigorous trailing plants will bloom through much warmer temperatures than violas.
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer; Long Blooming; Fall Interest; Heat Tolerant; Deadheading Not Necessary
Supertunia® Black Cherry Petunia
I'm EASYGOING, no need to FUSS with me. Supertunia petunias are vigorous with slightly mounded habits that function as both fillers and spillers in containers. They are also excellent landscape plants, best suited to be placed near the front of beds. They have medium to large sized flowers.
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer; Long Blooming; Heat Tolerant; Deadheading Not Necessary; Attracts: Butterflies & Hummingbirds. Mature size: 8 - 12 Inches
Superbells® Blackberry Punch Calibrachoa
Nice COLOR, eh? Abundant, small petunia-like flowers all season on cascading growth; low maintenance
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer; Long Blooming; Fall Interest; Heat Tolerant; Deadheading Not Necessary; Attracts Hummingbirds
Luscious® Marmalade Lantana
I do WONDERFUL things for a yard's SELF-ESTEEM.
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer; Long Blooming; Heat Tolerant; Deadheading Not Necessary; Drought Tolerant Attracts: Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Ruffles™ Fuchsia Rose New Guinea Impatiens
FANCY, yet UNFUSSY. Ruffled petals lend a new look and feel to a standard plant for shade. Not susceptible to downy mildew.
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer; Long Blooming; Deadheading Not Necessary
Supertunia® Morning Glory Charm Petunia
I'm more "LOW MAINTENANCE" than your OTHER relationships. Supertunia Charm petunias are mounded, but will also spill over the edges of containers. They are great container plants and will function as both spillers and fillers in combination planters. They are incredibly good landscape plants, best used at the front of beds. They are very densely branched plants. They have small to very small flowers, similar in size to a large Superbells Calibrachoa flower. They are a great substitute for Calibrachoa in landscapes without excellent drainage – Calibrachoa require excellent drainage to thrive, while petunias are much more forgiving. Attracts butterflies.
Large colorful flowers that are heat tolerant. Deadheading not necessary.Trails up to 24 inches and spreads 24 - 30 inches.
Look for these old favorites at Appletree again this season!
Surfinia: Fast growing plants with beautiful flowers all season. Heat Tolerant. Deadheading Not Necessary. Attracts: Birds, Butterflies, and Hummingbirds. Grow 6-10" tall and trail.
Begonia - Nonstop Series: Everyone loves gorgeous, high-performing, colorful Nonstops. They're easy to grow, bursting into bloom and containing a large number of double, semi-double, and crested forms for an even greater show! This mix contains an astonishing 13 separate colors, all with large, showy green foliage.The 10-inch plants boast a compact habit and spectacular dark green foliage. Produce magnificent flowers from April until frost! Perfect accents in the shade, they are versatile enough for containers or garden culture.
The Nonstops® are renowned for their great heat tolerance and super-dependable garden performance. They grow quickly and beautifully every time, with a compact, many-layered dense habit topped with beautiful blooms. You must try them to believe them -- and there's no easier nor more economical way than with this delightful mix!
Crazytunia "Black Mamba" Shaking up the world of petunia colors! Being touted as the absolute, hands-down best black petunia on the market. Pure black, velvety, medium to large 3" blossoms that grow in a mounding habit with an exceptional heat tolerance. Never fading or streaking as they age. You may find it impossible to touch these blossom to just see if they are real!
Fuschia: These fascinating flowers boast hanging lantern or ballerina like flowers in pinks, purples, and whites. Fuschias are very early blooming and easy to grow with exceptionally uniform and compact growth. The will bloom all summer long and attract hummingbirds.
Fuschia "Dark Eyes"
Impatiens - Sunpatiens Series: SunPatiens® is a revolutionary new hybrid impatiens bred by Sakata. These remarkable plants represent a breakthrough in flower breeding: robust, sun–loving, heat–loving impatiens that thrive in full sun or part shade and deliver continuous color from spring through frost. Whether used in baskets, window boxes, patio pots or in the landscape, these beautiful plants combine massive flower power with tough, low-maintenance plants that flourish almost anywhere and are resistant to downy mildew.
Senetti: Senetti® Pericallis, is a great container plant for spring blooms. 'Secrets of Senetti,' is a brand name of new series of Pericallis hybrids. These striking plants are available in four colors, magenta, magenta bicolor, blue and blue bicolor. Senetti® Pericallis love cool wet weather which makes them perfect for early spring planting and prolific early blooms. They will put up with light frosts and will survive temperatures as low as 32°F. Senetti® Pericallis will typically bloom from early winter into spring providing a great early show of color. Requires light shade and consistently moist soil. Will mound 12"-24" in height and width with regular feeding.
Senetti "Blue Bicolor"
Senetti "Magenta Bicolor"
FEATURED PERENNIALS TO BE GROWN AND SOLD AT APPLETREE NURSERY:
Shasta Daisy "Becky"
Popular perennial with coarse, leathery leaves and large white single blooms that are attractive to butterflies. Sturdy flowers remain attractive even after a hard rain. Use in containers, borders and in cut arrangements.
Average Landscape Size: Fast grower to 1 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide. Flower stems 2-3 ft. tall.
Baptisa "False Indigo"
Short spikes of indigo-blue, pea-like flowers cover dense, blue green foliage. This showy, long-lived, bushy perennial is excellent for massing or at the back of the border. Attractive seed pods in early summer follow the flowers. Great cut flower.
Average Landscape Size: Moderate grower to 4 ft. tall and wide.
Echinacea "Cheyenne Spirit"
An innovation in breeding, this vivid new mixture will delight and inspire! Expect a vibrant color range in rich shades of orange, scarlet, rosy-red, purple, cream, tomato-red and golden yellow. Each is unique and all are exceptional bloomers on vigorous, full plants.
Average Landscape Size: Reaches 24 to 30 in. tall and 18 to 24 in. wide.
Achillea "Saucy Seduction"
The blooms open intense fuchsia-pink, then lighten to medium pink. They love the full sun too, so no worries when the temperature climbs. Unlike older cultivars, they have a very robust yet compact habit, making them a great choice for borders and rock gardens.
Height: 18-24" Deer Resistant Bloom Time: Early summer to late summer
Nepeta "Cats Meow"
No catmint is a more beautiful, uniform grower than Cat’s Meow Nepeta. Its flowers are dense and colorful, and its habit is more refined. Plus, it stands strong with no flopping, getting wider and growing to a broad mound as the season progresses.
Showy periwinkle blue flower spikes adorn the fragrant mounds of gray-green foliage. Excellent for cascading off walls or container edges and as groundcover that is somewhat drought resistant with time. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Herbaceous
Average Landscape Size: Reaches 24-30 in. tall, spreading to 36 in. wide
Salvia "May Night"
Tall spikes of indigo blue flowers top compact mounds of soft, green foliage. Butterflies and hummingbirds love it! This showy perennial is excellent for mixed borders, water-wise gardens and patio containers.
Average Landscape Size: Fast growing 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
A showy border plant and excellent for cut flowers. Bright, daisy-like, golden yellow flowers with black centers. Heat and humidity tolerant.
Average Landscape Size: Clusters of stems 24 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
Monarda "Pardon My Pink"
Monarda "Pardon My Pink"
It's nature AND nurture. Tuck this sweet and petite perennial into the front of your flower border where it will create a colorful edge of hot pink or fuchsia purple flowers in high summer. Butterflies adore it! Fragrant foliage that attracts butterflies and resists deer. Garden Height: 10"- 12"
Phlox - Flame Series: This outstanding dwarf Phlox selection is one of the shortest yet introduced. It forms a bushy mound, perfect for near the front of a sunny border or in mixed container plantings. The large clusters of fragrant flowers have medium-petals with a deep colors, starting in midsummer. Remove faded flowers to encourage more buds. Attractive to butterflies. Have good resistance to powdery mildew.
Phlox "Flame Coral"
Phlox "Flame Pink"
Phlox "Flame Purple"
Phlox "Flame White Eye"
Asclepias "Milkweed": are the host plants for Monarch butterflies...but milkweed is also a highly sought nectar source for many other butterfly species! Aside from attracting Monarch butterflies for egg-laying, milkweed entices swallowtails, painted ladies, American ladies, red admirals, fritillaries, and hairstreaks for nectaring. Milkweed also draws hummingbirds and hummingbird clearwing moths to the garden for nectar. Plant in full sun and plants will grow 30"-36" tall, producing tight clusters of brightly colored flowers.
Gaillardia "Blanket Flower": Gaillardia is a richly colored, daisy-like flower. Flowers grow 3-5" across in various shades of yellow and red. Bloom mid-summer thru fall in full sun. Plants will grow 12"-18" tall and 12"-24" wide.
Gaillardia "Arizona Sun"
Gaillardia "Mesa Yellow"
Lupine - Gallery Series: The colourful spikes of Lupines are an unforgettable sight in the early summer border. Plants grow best in a deep, rich soil, slightly on the acidic side. This compact mixture produces flowers in nearly every shade of the rainbow, including white, pink, yellow, red and deep blue. As these are biennial perennials, allow some plants to set seed for future generations, or trim back hard after flowering is over. Flower spikes are great for cutting.
Lupine "Gallery Blue"
Lupine "Gallery Red"
Lupine "Gallery Yellow"
Lupine "Gallery Mix"
Sedum - Sunsparkler Series: Groundcover Sedum is drought proof and grows 6" tall x 18" wide. Shiny, cherry-red leaves from early spring to last hard frost. Multi-branching to form colorful low-growing clump of foliage. Non-fading red foliage color!
Sedum Sunsparkler "Firecracker"
Sedum Sunsparkler "Dazzleberry"
These are 2 varieties of trees that we specialize in. Look for these select trees at Appletree Nursery this Spring! Installation and/or delivery available.
Colorado "Blue Select" Spruce Trees
This very popular evergreen conifer has a pyramidal form. A handsome tree with rigid tiered branches densely covered with stiff gray-blue needles. Use for accent, windbreak or tall screen.
Average Landscape Size: Reaches 10-12 ft. tall in ten years, slowly to 40-60 ft. tall, 10-20 ft. wide with age.
Japanese Maple "Bloodgood"
Attractive foliage with burgundy red coloring turns brilliant scarlet in fall. Interesting blackish red bark. Slender, airy tree well-suited for use as a small lawn tree or for patios and entryways. Deciduous.
Average Landscape Size: Slow grower to 15-20 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide.
~ CUSTOM PLANTERS ~
Do you have a special occasion that you would like custom planters for to spruce up your home? Maybe you don't have the time or know what to plant in your own containers or window boxes?
We can help! Bring us your container(s)/window box(es) and we can fill them for you and return them looking spectacular within your color scheme and budget!
*Summer containers~each container is a $10 service charge plus the cost of soil and plants.