Flowering Dogwood. Native tree to North America. It bears pink or white springtime flowers, bright red fruits in late summer and purple-red fall foliage. Does well in partial shade. Grows 10 to 25 feet tall wide, depending on variety. Zones: 5-8.
Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata) is a richly flowering, clump-forming phlox that stays green in both summer and winter. In spring these plants produce innumerable crimson and white flowers that attract butterflies. These Phlox like to be planted in full sunshine.