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Jeff Hodgins
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I am planting some new species this year but I don't know if they are hardy enoughf for Southern Ontario. They are as follows.
Japanese hardy yams
Siberian pea tree
Desmanthus illinoensis
Eleagnus umbellata
Salsify
 
John Polk
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Elaeagnus u. should be hardy to zone 3, And Siberian Pea Tree is native to Siberia, so I would imagine it would do fine as well.  I don't know about the others.

EDITed to add:  Just looked up the Desmanthus i., and my source says hardy to zones 4-5.  Sorry.
 
Brenda Groth
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they probably all should do OK, however I haven't tried the yams
 
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