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Boxwood - the Ideal Evergreen Shade Shrub | Great Garden Plants Blog
Green Velvet Boxwood (Buxus Microphylla) - Zone 4-9 Part-Full Sun 3'-4' Height/Width. Dense evergreen shrub with glossy dark green foliage and a naturally rounded shape will keep it's compact shape and color. Tolerant of pruning and shearing. Heat, Cold, and humidity resistant. Prefers moist, average, well drained soil. Shallow rooted-benefits from mulch. Best suited as a low-growing or border hedge and formal designs. Widely used by professionals. Propagate by cuttings.
Shrub and Tree Seeds N2 Nerium Oleander Pink Nanum Nolana sp Noni Morinda citrifolia Nyctanthes arbor tristis RARE fragrant jasmine
seeds of this favorite southern shrub Nerium Oleander Pink Nanum. This evergreen shrub reaches 6 to 12 feet in height and is hardy in zones 8-11. Flowers bloom in summer to early fall; each flower is 1 1/2inches in diameter in this pearly pink color. Although the flowers are poisionous as most tropicals are this plant is very tolerant of deer, drought, heat & humidity, pollution, rabbits, seashore, slopes and wind.
Cordia boissieri, this evergreen shrub or small tree has deep green leaves are large, leathery, and coarse in texture. Large white flowers with a yellow throat are borne in clusters from spring through fall. The small, sweet edible fruit resembles an olive. Abundant flower and seed litter should be expected. Plant in full sun and reflected heat locations. Low - Moderate water up to 25'
Baby Gem Boxwood
Baby Gem Boxwood is a broadleaf EVERGREEN. Use a few as edging plants, or plant one in your perennial bed for some definition. Baby Gem Boxwood will grow up to 3 feet in height with an equal spread. It has a compact, rounded form and is both heat and drought tolerant. Baby Gem Boxwood is generally a low-maintenance shrub so won’t require much care from you. It perfers FULL SUN but tolerates partial shade.
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Sky Rocket Juniper - needs full sun, no trimming or maintenance 2-3 ft wide, 15 ft ht. To keep it this way. Plant them 5 ft. apart on center. They always grow a foot wider than it says on the tag. Some shrubs 2-3 ft taller or wider a year. Pruning is a must on most.
Glossy Abelia (Abelia Grandiflora) - Zone 5-9 Part-Full Sun 3'-6' Height & Width. Deer-resistant, easy to care for evergreen to semi-evergreen shrub with gracefully arching bright, glossy foliage and a long season of white, fragrant blooms from June to October. Great as a specimen or as a screen, hedge or barrier. Excellent in front of large, dark evergreens. Water regularly in extreme heat, drought tolerant once established.Prune selectively-don’t shear.Propagate by cuttings.
English Laurel - Monrovia - Large evergreen shrub has dense, erect branches and rich green leaves. Tiny flowers have sweet fragrance. Tolerant of salt spray. A popular choice for clipped hedges, group plantings or screens. Light Needs: Partial to full sun Watering Needs: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Average Landscape Size: Fast growing to 12 ft. tall, 8 ft. wide, larger if untrimmed.
Vinca Seeds - Grow Full Sun Annual Flowers at Burpee.com
White Vinca. Easy to grow and loves the heat and sun. "Vincas are the indestructible beauties of the garden. While resembling impatiens, they thrive in full sun and intense heat. Hardy, large, bushy plants provide a dense layer of sparkling color and evergreen foliage to beds, borders and containers. Plants require almost zero care." Annual, Full Sun. Plant Mar - Sep in zone 8b.
Leucophyllum langmaniae Rio Bravo® (Texas Ranger, Texas Sage) - Mountain States Wholesale Nursery
Leucophyllum langmaniae 'Rio Bravo' This dense evergreen shrub has a rounded form, with lush, deep green leaves. Sprinkles of lavender flowers are produced on and off during the summer and fall. Plant in full sun, reflected heat and well-drained soils. 5'x5'
The Cape Honeysuckle is an evergreen shrub that grows to 8' tall with pruning, or a vine that reaches 20' with support. The leaflets are shiny green, and the fall-winter flowers are orange and tubular shaped. This shrub can tolerate sun or part shade, heat, wind, and salt air. The Cape Honeysuckle is drought tolerant and attracts hummingbirds.
Which Hedge? | Hedging Plants Explained | Evergreenhedging.com
Laurel HedgeLaurel is the quickest growing evergreen shrub, so if you don't want a conifer hedge, Laurel is the quickest and cheapest way of creating an evergreen garden hedge. Laurels will also provide the most instant hedging as the taller sizes (4ft, 5ft and 6ft) are bushy and can often create an instant screen if planted close enough.