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Euphorbia cyparissias, aka Cypress Spurge. A member of the spurge family imported as an ornamental from Europe, it is now an invasive plant in Connecticut, where it is classed a noxious weed. Please pull it up when you see it. Be advised that it leaks a sticky latex that can irritate skin.

Acer palmatum 'Ruslyn in the Pink' A wonderful new dwarf with a dense compact form. Two leaf colors are present at the same time: one, dark purple-red; two, light orange-pink. Does not show a traditional pink color, only shades of pink. This variety is a head turner with its bright multi-colored leaves in spring. BEST COLOR All season GROWTH HABIT Dwarf MATURE HEIGHT 3-5 ft EXPOSURE sun or part sun