Follow Proper Pruning Techniques | Pruning of Crape Myrtle | This is the Texas AM extension website and has lots of additional tips on pruning, training young trees and repairing wounds on trees. Great source and reference….
If youre looking for a low maintenance shrub thats deer resistant, rabbit resistant, drought tolerant and has outstanding foliage then look no further than Orange Rocket barberry.
Abelia x grandiflora Kaleidoscope – (Kaleidoscope Abelia) – One of the best semi-evergreen shrubs for southern regions from Portsmouth, NH onwards. Its variegated leaves provide additional winter interest while it is covered in fragrant, white blooms all summer long from May onwards. Protect with a blanket overnight when weather threatens to go much below zero. Grows to 10
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Fairy rose – best shrub rose ever. Cant kill it, blooms its head off all summer.
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Bridal Spirea – Love the massive amount of white flowers! one of my all time favorite shrubs!. Plus gorgeous pics of her snowball bushes.
Try this simple hydrangea trick if your plants never quite look as beautiful as youd like them to!
10 tips for hydrangeas
Smoke bush can be grown as a large shrub, but it is best when cut back severely each year.