Category Archives: Shrubs

The Most Amazing Types of Azaleas (Rhododendron spp.)

Types of Azaleas: Varieties of Azaleas

Azaleas are a type of flowering bushy plant in the Rhododendron genus. Azalea shrubs can transform your garden with a sea of color when the plants bloom in the springtime. Azalea flowers come in shades of orange, yellow, purple, red, pink, and white colors. Some spectacular types of azaleas have gorgeous flowers with large bi-colored petals and protruding stamens.

Types of Shrubs: 18 Different Types of Bushes to Grow in Your Yard

Type of Shrubs and bushes

No garden landscape would be complete without different types of shrubs and bushes growing in it. There are flowering evergreen landscaping shrubs that provide year-long color and bloom in the spring, summer, and fall. Other types of perennial bushes are great low-growing border plants. You can also plant decorative bushes with various colors of leaves such as purple, red, and multicolored ones.

Lilac Bush: Facts, How to Grow It, Care Tips and More

Lilac Bush: Facts, How to Grow, Care Tips

Lilac (Syringa vulgaris) is a deciduous bush that blooms for two weeks in late spring and early summer. Lilac shrubs are extremely easy to care for and can be pruned so that their dense leaves create a privacy hedge with pink, purple, or white fragrant blooms. All lilacs need to grow well is plenty of sunlight, fertile soil that drains well, and annual light pruning.

Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus Syriacus): Plant Profile, Care, Varieties, Pruning

Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus Syriacus), altea plant

The rose of Sharon is a type of hibiscus shrub or small tree that produces beautiful red, white, pink, light blue, or lilac flowers. Many gardeners prize this flowering shrub because it produces stunning flowers in late summer when few shrubs are in bloom. Caring for rose of Sharon plants is also very easy and they survive most winters well.