20 Essential Evergreen Shrubs for a Gorgeous Garden Year-Round. Hydrangeas are another evergreen favorite.
Weigela are low-maintenance easy to grow shrubs with.
Evergreen plants that flower in summer. Periodically during the summer and fall it explodes with fragrant lavender flowers. Lavender is a small evergreen shrub prized for its fragrant foliage and bee-friendly flowers. Wrightii also known as catclaw acacia has.
They offer large colorful flower heads tolerate nearly all soil types and are easy to cultivate. Reaching heights of 8 to 12 feet you can grow pyracantha Pyracantha spp as a stand-alone hedge or easily train it onto a chain link fence. Evenly moist well-drained soil.
Its drought tolerant pollinator-friendly and it can be pruned heavily to form a mini-hedge if youd like to use it to edge beds too. The other group of reliable long periods of flowering is the Camellia japonica cultivars. This low-growing shrubby perennial produces purple-pink flower spires in the summer.
This plant has large showy colorful blooms that last from late spring until frost. Boxwood Evergreen ornamental shrubs with small oval glossy evergreen leaves these shrubs grow to medium size. 4 Rose of Sharon.
Hydrangeas are one of the best summer shrubs if only for the range of flowers amongst them. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 7 through 9 this sun-loving evergreen produces white flower clusters in summer and bright berries in the fall. They will grow in most soils and are generally trouble-free.
Glossy-Leaf Paper Plant Fatsia Japonica Lavender Lavandula stoechas Repelling Shrubs. Mahonia Beautiful evergreen flowering shrubs that thrive in full sun or shade and produce stunning blossoms every year. The Best Evergreen Shrubs.
These evergreen trees produce showy fragrant flowers and make good privacy screens. CarriereGetty Images Best for. Plant in full sun reflected heat and well-drained soils.
Dahlia Perennial flowers that bloom from spring to fall. Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia A tall flowering plant with bright yellow flowers that last all summer. Paniculata varieties with their long flowering spikes the big lime-green footballs of flowers on H.
The group I prefer is Camellia sasanqua. The ball-shaped flowers bloom from mid-spring to early fall and are blue hot pink white or lavender. Daphne Daphne mezereum Azalea Vibrant Shrubs.
Spotted Laurel Aucuba Japonica. This underused gem offers beautiful deep red flowers from late spring into midsummer. Plant evergreen shrubs for year round interest and structure.
Carolina allspice flowers may not be very showy but they do have a powerful spicy fragrance you can enjoy throughout the yard. There are so many different varieties of lavender to grow from purple- and pink- to white-flowered varieties. Its flowers are hot-pink but its best known for its burgundy-tinged evergreen leaves and arching branches.
Choose summer or winter flowering plants for an extra splash of colour and go for evergreen plants with berries to attract birds and provide shelter for wildlife. The flowers are popular with pollinators. HmproudloveGetty Images Best for.
Many of the Camellias will give several weeks of flower colour. Like Erigeron karvinskianus theyre ideal for growing in cracks and crevices. Abelias are smothered in clusters of sometimes scented white or pink trumpet-shaped flowers which bloom throughout summer and on into autumn.
A wide range of flower colours contrasting with the dark evergreen glossy foliage. Cherry laurel The upright and fast. Loropetalum chinense Pipas Red 5 feet tall x 6 feet wide is a good choice for an evergreen flowering plant where winters arent terribly harsh as its listed for zones 7 to 9 partial to full sun.
Plant hydrangeas in the spring after the frost or in the fall before the frost. There are the classic mophead Hydrangea macrophylla cultivars with big blowsy balls of blooms. Vav63Getty Images Best for.
Wall germander Teucrium chamaedrys. X grandiflora a semi-evergreen in a sunny sheltered spot and enjoy blooms for months on endBUY NOW. There are many varieties of the acacia tree.
Its also a tough low-care plant native to areas of North America. Chihuahuan Sage An evergreen shrub with a loose spiky form and small olive-green leaves. Their silvery leaves provide interest and fragrance all year with colour-enhancing pollinator-friendly summer flowers.
The 10 Most Beautiful Flowering Shrubs to Plant in Your Garden. For flowers all summer try the creeping campanulas like Campanula portenschlagiana and Campanula poscharskyana. Full sun or part shade.
The Best Plants that Bloom All Summer. Fast Growing Shrubs for Year-Round Color.