Bushes-that-bloom, viburnums are some of the toughest shrubs out there, and these spring-bloomers have pretty white to pinkish-white blooms with a distinctively spicy scent and attractive reddish fall foliage. they’ll tolerate some shade. plant where you can enjoy the fragrance or as part of a shrub border. why we love it: fragrant white-flowering shrub. Shrubs are sturdy, reliable plants in home gardens, but most provide blooms for only one season. two that flower year-round are "teenie genie" compact lantana (lantana camara "monike") and "leon's..., butterfly bush is like a summer-flowering lilac. the blooms appear in similar colors—purple, lavender, blue, pink, and white—and are deliciously fragrant. happily, butterfly bushes offer a longer bloom season than lilacs: from summer into autumn, especially if you pinch off the old flower clusters as they start to fade..
Azalea (rhododendron spp.) this wonderful flowering shrub that comes almost in any color and in various sizes blooms best with a lot of moisture, partial sun and requires a rich, acidic soil to grow. bridal wreath spiraea (spiraea prunifolia ‘plena’), fall & winter flowering shrubs if you’re looking for a spring-flowering shrub, a lilac or rhododendron is an excellent choice. lilacs are some of the best smelling shrubs you can grow, while rhododendrons are evergreen bushes that thrive in partial shade. below you’ll find even more spring bloomers..
31 flowering shrubs for year-round color help your landscape flow from late winter to fallwithout a lapse in color by choosing a variety of flowering shrubs with different bloom times, including azalea, hydrangea, buckeye, rose and more. selections are generally organized by bloom time from early spring to late winter. by: julie martens forney