Shrubs and Hedges

Fothergilla gardenii- The Best Dwarf Fothergilla Shrub Varieties

Fothergilla gardenii, Dwarf fothergilla, is a deciduous flowering shrub that comes in many varieties. Find the best dwarf fothergilla varieties to grow in your yard or garden. You will also find Fothergilla gardenii facts and information on varieties, growing conditions, and uses. It is important to choose the best shrub for your landscape. Dwarf Fothergilla Facts [...]

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Skimmia Japonica- Facts and Information on Skimmia Japonica

Skimmia japonica (Japanese Skimmia) is an evergreen shrub that has colorful red berries throughout winter. Get facts and information on growing and caring for Skimmia japonica plants and varieties. Skimmia Japonica Facts and Info Skimmia japonica, also known as Japanese skimmia, grows in Zones 7-8, but can grow in  Zone 6 and 9 under special conditions. Skimmia [...]

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Camellia Japonica- Facts on Japanese Camellia and Cultivars

Camellia japonica, also known as Japanese Camellia is a cherished plant in Southern gardens. Get facts and information on Camellia Japonica and a list of Camellia cultivars and related Camellia species. Japonica camellia is an evergreen shrub used in borders, mixed plantings, as an accent or focal point in protected courtyards, against walls, and as foundation [...]

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Beauty Berry- Purple Beautyberry Shrub (Callicarpa dichotoma)

Beauty Berry is a great deciduous shrub for large gardens. Purple beauty berry (Callicarpa dichotoma) will attract many birds to your yard or garden. Get facts and information on growing beauty berry bushes. Beauty Berry Facts, Description and Information Purple beautyberry has fabulous fall fruits that attract birds, but the plant isn’t just for birds- its for [...]

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Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)- Facts and Information

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is an evergreen shrub that belongs not only in herb gardens but also in shrub borders and perennial beds. Get facts and information on growing rosemary varieties and using them in your landscape. Rosemary Facts and Information Rosemary belongs to the Mint Family (Lamiaceae). Its gray-green, linear leaves are fragrant year round. You can buy upright or [...]

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Bog Rosemary (Andromeda polifolia)- Bog Rosemary Varieties and Facts

Bog rosemary (Andromeda polifolia) is a shrub used as a ground-cover. Get facts and information on growing and caring for bog rosemary in your landscape. Bog rosemary is a tiny mounding shrub that grows 16”h x 24”w. It is a native ground-cover belonging to the Heath Family (Ericaceae). Andromeda polifolia varieties have narrow, pointed, evergreen leaves about 1”long [...]

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Yaupon (Ilex vomitoria) An Evergreen Holly Shrub for the South

Yaupon, Ilex vomitoria, is a good broadleaf evergreen shrub for southern landscapes. Yaupon is grown for its fruits and evergreen foliage. Get facts on growing yaupon and other holly varieties in your southern landscape. Yaupon holly grows in warm areas of Zones 7-10 and will grow up to 18’h x 12’w. It has somewhat of an [...]

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Kerria Japonica- Japanese Kerria Facts and Information

Kerria japonica, Japanese Kerria, is a deciduous flowering shrub often used in shrub borders. For best results, get facts and information on how to care for these fine-textured shrubs as it is important to choose the right shrubs. Growing Kerria Japonica Japanese kerris grows in Zones 5-9 and will grow in full sun to light [...]

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