Popular flowering bushes. Among the most popular of ornamental flowering. Proven winners colorchoice flowering shrubs are an easy way to bring season long color to your landscape. The blooms appear in similar colorspurple lavender blue pink and whiteand are deliciously fragrant. Photo by proven winners.
These shrubs perform best and open the most flowers in full sun. Whats more there are three prime features that contribute to the viburnums year round beauty. With hundreds of varieties theres a beautiful blooming bush for every taste. The viburnum genus includes many evergreen or deciduous woody shrubs and small trees and korean spice v.
Blooms spring to early summer. Heres the list of our 20 most popular shrubs this year. Its beautiful its versatile and its easy to grow. Lilacs come in a variety of shapes and sizes from dwarf types that fit small entry gardens to tall varieties like mount baker and pocahontas pictured which reach 10 to 12 feet tall.
From summer into autumn especially if you pinch off the old flower clusters as they start to fade. The flowers the leaves and the colorful fruits it produces. Low scape mound smooth hydrangea. Flowering shrubs are the backbone of any garden offering privacy along a border attracting pollinators and providing color and interest for years.
This slow growing rounded shrub grows to 4 to 5 feet tall occasionally 8 feet with pink buds that open into white flowers in early spring. Shrubs and small trees viburnum is sought after for three reasons. From hydrangeas to weigelas and everything in between we offer a broad range of plants so its easy to find the perfect shrub for your home. However there are also other great bushes that bloom in summer that you may want to try.
Rhododendrons are popular because the toughness of the plant the masses of flowers many varieties produce the attractive foliage and the capacity to grow well in shade or sun. Happily butterfly bushes offer a longer bloom season than lilacs. They can last for decades in the right conditions. Azaleas are almost all deciduous whereas rhododendrons are generally evergreen.
Its no wonder why roses and hydrangeas are the most popular summer flowering shrubsthey come in many colors and bloom reliably over many months. While pink tends to be the most popular white lavender and coral hues are just as gorgeous. Check out 23 of our top picks for flowering shrubs you can use in place of basic green hedges. Butterfly bush is like a summer flowering lilac.
Hardy in zones 2 to 7. These stunning flowers are incredibly fragrant full and fluffy. Prune immediately after flowering. Use blooms instead of fences to enclose your yard.