Some species can be found naturally in various shapes and forms. And over the past several decades, consumer demand has affected nursery stock shapes creating additional shapes. Customers want the perfect plant, in the right size, color, shape, and a host of other characteristics like deer and pest resistance, fall color, and spring blooms. Not all shapes are available at any given time, but we do our best to continually stock a range of shapes. So, how do you make sense of all the different options? Let’s start simple and work our way to unique.