Easy Plants To Grow - Gardening Tips - Good Housekeeping. zones 3 - Expert says: "The tiny cascading summer blossoms are spectacular. But the wild waterfall-like shape of the stems gives great 'fill' to landscapes year-round.
RHS Plant Selector Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald 'n' Gold' . 'Emerald 'n' Gold' is a dwarf evergreen shrub of spreading habit, with broadly yellow-margined leaves, tinged pink in winter. Grow in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.
The compact, semievergreen Burkwood Viburnum 'Anne Russell,' pictured here, produces clusters of intensely fragrant white flowers from mid- to late spring; plant it close to a seating area or pathway, in full or partial sun and well-drained
Pyracantha coccinea (Pyracantha, Firethorn) - The species of pyracantha with the most cultivars that can be grown up through zone 5. Most grow between 6-10' tall, and all are evergreen, produce white flowers in summer followed by bright orange-red berries that persist through winter.
If you have a small space and still want a Viburnum, this cultivar may be the solution. Slow-growing and maturing to three to four feet tall, Dwarf Koreanspice Viburnum offers showy white, fragrant flowers and …
VIBURNUM CARLESII 'COMPACTUM' - Wonderfully fragrant white flowers which open from pink-red buds. Dense, compact, selection produces abundant blooms in spring. Extremely healthy dark green foliage turns wine red in fall. Size: tall and wide in 10 years.