The following is an alphabetical work in progress - profiles of plants that have performed well in the SFA Mast Arboretum! For a more definitive list of native and non-native plants suggested for the landscapes of the Pineywoods, you can access the Appendixes 15 and 16 in the Flora of East Texas glossary.
INVENTORY. SFA MAST ARBORETUM
Dawn Stove is our senior staff member, a Research Associate who manages the SFA Mast Arboretum and Horticulture facility - Her Nifty Fifty list is a compilation of her favorite herbaceous over all the years!
Greg Grant is our Outreach Research Associate and has introduced many Texas tough plants that can be accessed HERE.
Acer truncatum - Shantung Maple
Emmenopterys henryi - Chinese Emmenopterys
Gladiolus byzantinus - Byzantine gladiolus
Rhododendron X 'Speckled Spider' - a Koromo Shikibu sport
Taxodium 'Dongfangshan' - the purported hybrid from China Dec 2012
Vaccinium X 'Earlibird - new SFA/USDA Release