The shrubs listed below are a general sampling of what we offer.  If you

have any questions regarding varieties, colors or growing concerns-

please feel free to contact us.

Shrubs

 

Abelia

Abelia x grandiflora

Clusters of small bell-shaped white flowers tinged with pink appear late spring into summer on dense evergreen or semi-evergreen shrub.  Glossy abelia's shiny leaves turn deep bronze in the fall.

Full sun/Partial, 4-6' tall with 3-5' spread

Variegated Gold Dust Plant

Aucuba japonica 'Variegata'

A strong and vigorous evergreen shrub.  The glossy green leaves are spotted with gold.  Grows well in deep shade.  May also be grown in containers.

Partial sun/ Shade, 6' tall with 3-4' spread

Crimson Pygmy Dwarf Japanese Barberry

Berberis thunbergii 'Crimson Pygmy'

Dwarf compact deciduous shrub with spectacular, reddish-purple foliage from spring through fall.  Produces bright red berries in fall.

Full sun/Partial, 2' tall with 2-3' spread

Camellia

Camellia japonica

Beautiful, flowering evergreen shrubs or small gtrees valued for their large flowers in various forms, sizes and colors.  An excellent plant for the milder regions of the U.S. with blooms appearing from fall through late winter, depending on variety.

Partial sun, 8-10' tall and wide

Trumpet Vine

Campsis tagliabuana

Enhance or camouflage a view with sprays of color from this vigorous, deciduous flowering vine. Trumpet-shaped salmon red flowers bloom on 'Madame Galen'; bright red flowers bloom on 'Crimson Trumpet.'

Full sun/Partial, 40' vines or longer

Sungold Thread-Branch False Cypress

Chamaecyparis pisifera filifera 'Sungold'

Slow growing, mound-shaped evergreen shrub with gracefully arching, thread-like branches clothed in soft, feathery foliage.  New growth emerges brilliant golden-yellow, maturing to lime green with Age.  Excellent accent plant, border background or small hedge.

Full sun/Partial, 5-6' tall, 7-8' wide

Moonlight Scotch Broom

Cytisus scoparius 'Moonlight'

Fast growing, deciduous flowering shrub that forms a wide mound of dense, tiny green leaves.  Masses of wand-like green stems are topped with long sprays of pale yellow, pea-shaped flowers in spring.  Makes an excellent informal hedge or low screen.

Full sun, 6-8' tall with 4-6' spread

Sweet Broom

Cytisus x spachianus

Fast growing, densely branched evergreen shrub that produces a profusion of upright, slender green stems covered with masses of fragrant, bright yellow, sweet-pea-like flowers in late spring.

Full sun, 6-8' tall, 4-6' wide

Dwarf Burning Bush

Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'

Densely branched deciduous shrub with a compact, mounded form and rich green leaves from spring throughout summer.  Widely planted for its intense, scarlet-red fall foliage that makes this plant invaluable in the cool season landscape.  Effective when planted against dark evergreens.

Full sun/Partial/ Shade, 6-10' tall with 8-10' spread

Emerald 'n Gold Euonymus

Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald 'n Gold'

A low growing, densely branched evergreen shrub with an upright, mounding growth habit.  Glossy, dark green leaves are highlighted by a distinct, golden yellow margin.  Leaf margins turn pinkish red in cold weather for cool season color.

Full sun/Partial, 4-5' tall with 3' spread

Gold Spot Euonymus

Euonymus japonica 'Aureo-variegata'

Fast growing, compact, upright evergreen shrub with shiny, dark green leaves that are accented with golden yellow centers.  An excellent landscape addition that can be grouped together to make an effective hedge or screen.

Full sun/Partial, 5-10' tall with 6' spread

Forsythia

Forsythia x intermedia

An early spring bloomer, this vigorous deciduous shrub produces elegant sprays of golden yellow flowers before its leaves emerge.  Its spreading habit qualifies it as an accent plant, specimen or hedge in moist, fertile soil.

Full sun/Partial, 5-10' tall with equal spread

Rose of Sharon

Hibiscus syriacus

This vigorous, compact, upright deciduous shrub is widely grown for its spectacular display of large, saucer-shaped flowers backed by rich green, serrated leaves.  Blooms throughout the summer and into the fall.

Full sun/Partial, 8-12' tall with 4-6' spread

Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla

Flowers of this curious shrub are pink in alkaline soil, blue in acidic soil.  Large snowball-shaped blooms appear in early summer on rounded deciduous plants with large, glossy green leaves.

Full sun/Partial, 4-8' tall, 4-8' wide

Nikko Blue Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Nikko Blue'

Unusual bright blue or pink flowers emerge in globe-like clusters, midsummer to fall. Flower color depends on soil type: acidic soils produce blue flowers; alkaline soils, pink. A mop-head of hydranges, its large, drooping, double flowers dry well for indoor flower arrangements.

Full sun/Partial, 3-5' tall and wide

Carissa Holly

Ilex cornuta 'Carissa'

Grow your own holiday greenery with this useful non-fruiting dwarf shrub.  Plants grow densely, offering dark green, glossy contrast to winter landscapes.  Excellent as a low evergreen hedge, as a specimen, or in mass plantings.

Full sun/Partial, 3-4' tall, 4-6' wide

Dwarf Burford Holly

Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Nana'

Compact evergreen shrub.  Glossy foliage is bright green when young then matures deep green.  Bright red berries add color in winter months.  Thrives in humid heat.

Full sun/Partial, 4' tall, 3' wide

Dwarf Japanese Holly

Ilex crenata 'Compacta'

Compact evergreen shrub.  Small round leaves resemble boxwood.  In spring, young stems are purple.  Black berries are produced in winter.

Full sun/Partial, 3-4' tall with 3-4' spread

Heller's Japanese Holly

Ilex crenata 'Helleri'

Dwarf evergreen shrub.  Dense erect growth habit.  Small dark green leaves, similar in appearance to boxwood.  Winter berreis are black.

Full sun/Partial, 1-2' tall with 2' spread

Dwarf Yaupon Holly

Ilex vomitoria 'Nana'

Perfect for small-scale landscapes or zero-lot-line homes, this low-growing, compact evergreen shrub has small bright green leaves and can be easily maintained as a dense, formal hedge.

Full sun/Partial, 3-4' tall, 3' wide

Nellie R. Stevens Holly

Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens'

One of the most attractive of the evergreen hollies.  Vigorous, conical growth habit.  Large dark green leaves, dense habit and tall pyramidal form make this a good screen or background plant.

Full sun/Partial, 15-20' tall with 10' spread

Blue Girl Holly

Ilex x meserveae 'Blue Girl'

Extremely cold hardy, this evergreen's distinctive blue-green foliage grows thickly on blue-purple stems, contrasting beautifully in fall and winter with glossy red berries.

Full sun/Partial, 3-6' tall and wide

Blue Pacific Juniper

Juniperus conferta 'Blue Pacific'

Popular low-growing conifer displays bright blue-green, soft-needles offset by grayish brown bark.  Salt-tolerance makes this ideal for seashore gardens and near salted roadways in the north.

Full sun/Partial, 1' tall with 6-8' spread

Blue Chip Juniper

Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Chip'

One of the prettiest evergreen groundcovers, this silver-blue spreading juniper is especially suited to cold climates; develops a purplish cast in winter.

Full sun/Partial, 1' tall , 6-8' spread

Youngstown Andorra Juniper

Juniperus horizontalis 'Youngstown'

Low-growing evergreen shrub.  Gray-green foliage in summer turns plum-colored in fall/winter.  Flat compact growth habit with tight branching make this ideal for covering large, difficult areas.

Full sun/Partial, 1' tall with 6' spread

Green Mound Juniper

Juniperus procumbens 'Green Mound'

Slow-growing and low spreading, this light-green groundcover forms a mounded cushion of attractive, needle-like leaves.  A favorite of bonsai enthusiasts.

Full sun/Partial, 8" tall, 6' wide

Blue Star Juniper

Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'

Compact rounded shrub with short silver-blue needles, providing all-season sparkling color, texture and landscape contrast.  This is the bluest of the spreading junipers, and it grows well in almost any soil type.

Full sun/Partial, 2-3' tall, 3-4' wide

Rainbow Drooping Leucothoe

Leucothoe fontanesiana

Flowering evergreen shrub.  Slow-growing with gracefully arching branches.  Leathery green leaves marbled cream and pink turn bronzy-purple in fall.  Spread from underground stems.

Partial sun/shade, 5-6' tall with 4-6' spread

Heavenly Bamboo

Nandina domestica

Upright evergreen with fine-textured foliage.  New foliage is pinkish and bronzy-red turning to soft green.  Often turns fiery crimson in winter.  Clusters of white flowers in early summer are followed by red berries.  Useful in narrow, restricted areas.

Full sun/Partial/Shade, 6-8' tall with 3-4' spread

Fire Power Heavenly Bamboo

Nandina domestica 'Fire Power'

Vivid red foliage on this shrub-like groundcover brightens fall and winter landscapes.  In summer, leaves are green to purplish-red.

Full sun/Partial, 6-8' tall with 8-10' spread

Moon Bay Nandina

Nandina domestica 'Moon Bay'

Brightly-colored compact form of the long-time favorite nandina.  Bright green new growth in spring and summer matures to a vibrant reddish-purple with the cool temperatures of winter.

Full sun/Partial, 6-8' tall with 8-10' spread

Dwarf Purple Nandina

Nandina domestica 'Nana Purpurea'

Brightly-colored compact form of the long-time favorite nandina.  Bright green new growth in spring and summer matures to a vibrant reddish-purple with the cool temperatures of winter.

Full sun/Partial/Shade, 2' tall, 2' wide

Red Tip Photinia

Photinia x fraseri

A substantial evergreen shrub for a large space.  Striking new red growth contrasts in spring with older glossy green, dense foliage.  Large clusters of small white flowers are dazzling in late spring.

Full sun/Partial, 6-8' tall with 8-10' spread

Japanese Pieris

Pieris japonica

Also known as lily-of-the-valley shrub, this unusual evergreen features pendulous white flowers cascading from its branches in spring.  Foliage is glossy dark green; new growth is bronze-pink to bright red.

Partial sun, 9-10' tall, 5-8' wide

Mugho Pine

Pinus mugo mughus

Neat, mound-shaped evergreen with dense, short, dark green needles.  Very slow growth rate means dependable performance year after year with no special care.

Full sun/Partial, 6-8' tall with 8-10' spread

Dwarf English Laurel

Prunus laurocerasus 'Nana'

Dwarf evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green foliage makes a compact flowering hedge or accent plant.  Low-growing plants spread broadly, with creamy-white flowers blooming on spikes in summer amid dense foliage.

Full sun/Partial, 4-6' tall and wide

Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica

Broadleaf evergreen shrubs with dark green leathery foliage and clusters of pink or white blooms in spring.  Dark blue, berry-like fruit in winter is attractive to birds.

Full sun/Partial, 2-6' tall with 4-6' spread

Rosemary

Rosemarinus officinalis

Aromatic and easy to grow, this evergreen herb is outstanding as a clipped or natural shrub for gardens, slopes and containers.  Narrow green leaves are grayish-white on undersides, accented in winter and spring with small clusters of light blue flowers.  Needs well-drained soil but thrives in poor soil and hot sun.

Full sun, 2-6' tall, 2-4' wide

Goldmound Spiraea

Spiraea japonica 'Goldmound'

Choose this plant for its wide range of warm-weather color.  Golden spring foliage cools to a yellowish-green in summer then to a rich yellowish orange in fall.

Full sun/Partial, 2-3' tall, 4' wide

Little Princess Spiraea

Spiraea japonica 'Little Princess'

Mint-green foliage and dainty clusters of rose-pink blooms form subtle contrasts within this deciduous shrub.  Plants grow in neat, compact, mounding forms that bloom profusely in spring and again in fall if plants are pruned after spring flowring.

Full sun/Partial, 3' tall, 5' wide

Magic Carpet Spiraea

Spiraea japonica 'Magic Carpet'

Rich pink flowers against dark foliage bring sophisticated elegance to the landscape.  Upright and compact, this shrub displays finely textured foliage that emerges red in spring, matures to bronze in summer then turns deep red in fall.

Full sun/Partial, 1.5-2.5' tall and wide

Anthony Waterer Spiraea

Spiraea x bumalada 'Anthony Waterer'

An upright, rounded deciduous shrub with new foliage tinted maroon adds interest to the summer landscape.  Flat clusters of carmine-red flowers appear late spring into fall.

Full sun/Partial, 3-5' tall with 4-5' spread

Miss Kim Korean Lilac

Syringa pubescens subsp. patula 'Miss Kim'

Clusters of deep purple buds open to icy blue fragrant flowers on this small deciduous shrub.  Luxurious dark green foliage turns burgundy in  fall.  Lovely as a landscape accent, adds color to the mixed shrub border or trained as a topiary specimen.  Easy to grow in a wide range of soil types, but prefers slightly acidic, fertile soil with good drainage.  Prune after flowering if desired.

Full sun/Partial, 6-8' tall and wide

Lilac

Syringa vulgaris

Laden in spring with lavish clusters of fragrant flowers, this deciduous landscape favorite has upright, blue-green foliage.  Choose from many flower colors including white, pink, blue, pruplish-red, or light or deep purple.  'Monroe' (lavender-blue flowers) and 'Lavender Lady' are among the best for warm-winter areas.  Use as accents or shrub borders, or as a screen.

Full sun/Partial, 12-15' tall, 8-12' wide

Cleyera

Ternstroemia gymnanthera

Evergreen shrub displays aristocratic, glossy, dark green foliage.  Red-Stalked leaves are 1-3" long with rounded tips.  Foliage is bronzy-red when new then matures to deep green in the summer or purplish red at maturity in winter.  Leaf color varies with the season, sun exposure and from plant to plant.

Partial sun/Shade, 4-6' tall with 4-6' spread

Emerald Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald' (T.o. 'Smaragd')

Rich, emerald green, feathery foliage grows compactly on this heat tolerant evergreen tree; holds its color throughout winter and develops a natural pyramid shape but can be clipped to any shape.

Full sun/Partial, 15' tall, 3-4' wide

Dark Green Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Nigra'

Many varieties of this species lend themselves to trimming as formal evergreen trees, shrubs and clipped or unclipped screens.  Their natural forms take on geometric shapes: globes, cones, cylinders.  Plants produce small cones, and foliage colors range from bright golden yellow to yellow-green, bright green and dark green.

Full sun/Partial, 20-30' tall, 4-5' wide

Pyramid Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis 'Pyramidalis'

A fast-growing, hardy, narrow cone-shaped evergreen.  The tallest of the upright arborvitaes, this offers soft, bright green fan-shaped new foliage that matures dark green in summer; color is held well through the winter.

Full sun/Partial, 12-25' tall, 5-8' wide