Shrubs

Gardening Guide

Shrubs

Kanjiro Camellia

Camellia sasanqua ‘Kanjiro’
Compact grower with glossy green evergreen foliage. Large, dusty-pink, semi-double flowers with slightly lighter centers. Blooms from late fall into winter.

6-8' tall x 3-4' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Kramer’s Supreme Camellia

Camellia japonica ‘Kramer’s Supreme’
Upright shrub with glossy green evergreen foliage. Spectacular deep red, fragrant blooms in winter.

6-8' tall x 6-8' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 8 / Hardy to 20ºF

Professor Sargent Camellia

Camellia japonica ‘Professor Sargent’
Large vigorous evergreen shrub with dense glossy green foliage. Prized for its massive display of vibrant red flowers from late fall through winter.

6-8' tall x 6-8' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 8 / Hardy to 20ºF

Shishigashira Camellia

Camellia sasanqua ‘Shishigashira’
Arching, spreading evergreen shrub has lush, dark green foliage. Medium red flowers are borne late fall to spring. Blooms are semi-double to double form.

5-6' tall x 6-8' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Yuletide Camellia

Camellia sasanqua ‘Yuletide’
Popular upright evergreen shrub. Brilliant red flowers with showy yellow stamens late fall into winter.

6-8' tall x 6-8' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Cleyera

Ternstroemia gymnanthera
Slow growing evergreen shrub with glossy green foliage. New growth has a bronze tinge. Creamy white flowers appear in spring. Good accent plant or in foundation plantings. Accepts pruning to desired size.

5-8' tall x 5-6' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

BloomStruck® Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘PIIHM-II’ PPAF
A lovely re-blooming shrub with showy blooms in vivid rose-pink or purple. Thick dark green leaves and red-purple stems. Above average heat tolerance and great disease resistance.

3-4' tall x 4-5' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 4 / Hardy to -20ºF

Blushing Bride® Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Blushing Bride’ PP17169
Starting in late spring, Blushing Bride graces the garden with big round balls of soft blooms. The flowers are pure white, semi-double, which mature to blush pink or light blue, depending on soil pH.

3-6' tall x 3-6' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 4 / Hardy to -20ºF

Bombshell Panicle Hydrangea

Hydrangea paniculata ‘Bombshell’ PP21008
A dwarf variety that typically grows in a rounded, compact mound. It bears clusters of white flowers from midsummer to autumn. Blooms are held on stiff stems so the panicles remain upright.

2-3' tall x 2-3' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 3 / Hardy to -30ºF

The Original® Endless Summer® Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Balimer’ PP15298
The first hydrangea discovered that blooms on the previous year’s woody stems and the new season’s growth. Has the ability to bloom as an eye-catching blue hydrangea or pink hydrangea by adjusting the soil pH. Hardy and disease resistant.

3-4' tall x 4-5' wide

Part shade to shade

Zone 4 / Hardy to -20ºF