Evergreen Shrubs

Top 10 evergreen shrubs - perfect for year-round interest in your garden.

LITTLE BIBI - LITTLE BIBI is a naturally dwarf evergreen shrub with glaucous grey green leaves. It flowers heavily with its main flush in spring/summer, and continuously throughout the remainder of the year (depending on location and local conditions) with pretty mauve/purple pea like flowers. Heat and frost hardy, this tough plant is ideal for a wide range of domestic and commercial landscapes.

Mediterranean Spurge, John Tomlinson variety, is so cool! it produces all of these colors in one plant.

A tree and shrub guide / infographic: evergreens, deciduous and tropicals. Such a cool tool! Created by a member of RevitCity.

Low-Maintenance Plants and Dwarf Shrubs: dwarf shrub needs to be protected from harsh winds and hot sun. Picea abies- 'Pumila' Globe-shaped, spreading evergreen shrub with blue-green needles radiating around stem. Plant in full sun in moist, but well-drained soil. Water to establish and then when dry Height: 3-4 feet Width: 2-4 feet Hardy in USDA zones 3-6:

Chrysanthemums are a popular flowering evergreen shrub.

Choose tall varieties that have dark green foliage to accentuate bright colors. Or select cultivars with colorful foliage (such as the blue spruce shown here) to add interest to your plantings. Test Garden Tip: Pay attention to plant shapes. Tall, upright evergreens create wonderful contrasts with mounded perennials and grasses, for example.

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Amazing site : lists by photo evergreen shrubs, deciduous shrubs, shade perennials, shade trees, ground covers, etc

Purple Diamond Loropetalum is a great evergreen low growing shrub.  It is different than the most common loropetalums because of its low growth habit and redder color.  It also is covered in red flowers in spring.

Boxwoods: Perfect for Pots...Boxwoods in pots are living sculptures. These evergreen shrubs combine rich green foliage with a dense, rounded, formal shape that changes little over time. “A boxwood looks just as good in January as it does in May,” Susanne notes.

Firehouse Dwarf Nandina evergreen, red fall color This dwarf variety holds that red fire engine color all Winter. It has a compact mounding form with bright green Spring foliage. prune, selectively cut the stalks and stagger the heights of each cane instead of cutting them all off to the same height. - resistant to deer, drought, heat & humidity, pollution, rabbits, seashore, slope, and wind

Plant Hedges...Japanese Euonymus...This fast-growing evergreen shrub reaches 10 - 15 feet tall, but it's easy to shear it back to create a lower hedge. Create more landscape kick by selecting varieties with gold-, cream-, or white-variegated foliage. Name: Euonymus japonicus Zones: 7 - 9

Holly 'Carissa' Low Maintenance Shrubs for the South - 4' H x 5' W "A fast growing hardy, evergreen shrub that NEVER needs pruning! Perhaps the best foundation shrub available"

Garden Sense: Evergreen Shrubs

Camellia Japonica - February 2013. Evergreen shrubs with beautiful solitary or clustered flowers appearing early in the year with glossy, leathery leaves. apps.rhs.org.uk/...

Evergreen Viburnum - A dense, compact shrub with pointed green leaves edged with creamy yellow. Virburnum has clusters of red flowers in late winter and spring.

Pretty easy-to-grow flowering shrub: 'Sizzling Pink' Fringe Flower (Loropetalum). Also has spectacular evergreen foliage. It offers clusters of pink blooms from winter into spring and bold burgundy leaves that fade to purple-tinted green. I have mine planted next to my Forsythias and they both are the first to bloom in early Spring. Beautiful pink and yellow flowers! -Ali C.

Descriptions of small evergreen shrubs - perfect for foundation plantings

Evergreen Shrubs for Year-Long Color - Types of Shrubs : HGTV Gardens

Ceanothus - spring flowering evergreen, grown as a tree

(NP) Ligustrum Recurve is a fast growing, dense, upright evergreen shrub or small tree with large shiny dark green leaves. Strongly fragrant creamy flowers are produced in abundance during May. 10'x8'

'Emerald n Gold' Wintercreeper. 'Emerald 'n Gold' wintercreeper is a wonderful evergreen for adding color to shaded areas of the garden. The rich green leaves are decorated with a broad yellow edge that takes on a pink or burgundy tinge in winter. If you plant it up against a wall, it may climb like a vine. Size: To 4 feet tall, 3 feet wide Zones: 5-9

Best Shrubs for Privacy | The best shrubs for privacy grow densely, require little maintenance and block a view completely. There are two kinds of privacy shrubs - those that are evergreen and those that are deciduous and lose their leaves each fall. Decide which type will work best for your yard.

Formula for a great foundation planting scheme: About 50 percent of the foundation bed's space should be evergreens, 25 percent deciduous and flowering shrubs, and 25 percent perennials. | Photo: Chris Cohan, RLA | thisoldhouse.com