Could you suggest some flowering shrubs to plant in my landscape?
Could you suggest some flowering shrubs to plant in my landscape?
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Flowering shrubs often serve double duty. In addition to colorful blooms, many develop a second season of color with ornamental fruits. The following list identifies shrubs with colorful flowers and those that also develop showy fruits.

 

Common Name

Botanical Name

Zones

Flowers:

 

 

Beautybush
Bluebeard
Bush cinquefoil
Butterfly bush
Camellia
Common lilac
Forsythia
Hydrangea
Japanese flowering quince
Kerria
Magnolia
Mockorange
Oleander
Rhododendron, azalea
Rose
Spirea
Viburnum
Weigela

 

Kolkwitzia amabilis
Caryopteris x clandonensis
Potentilla fruticosa
Buddleia davidii
Camellia japonica
Syringa vulgaris
Forsythia x intermedia
Hydrangea spp.
Chaenomeles japonica
Kerria japonica
Magnolia spp.
Philadelphus coronarius
Nerium oleander
Rhododendron spp.
Rosa spp.
Spiraea spp.
Viburnum spp.
Weigela florida

5-8
(4)5-9
2-6(7)
5-9
(7)8-10
3-7
4-8(9)
3-9
(4)5-8
5-9
(4)5-9(10)
4-8
8-10
4-10
3-10
3-8
2-8
4-8

Fruit: 

 

 

Chinese beautyberry
Cotoneaster
Holly
Nandina, heavenly bamboo
Northern bayberry
Oregon grapeholly
Scarlet firethorn
Viburnum

Callicarpa dichotoma
Cotoneaster spp.
Ilex spp.
Nandina domestica
Myrica pensylvanica
Mahonia aquifolium
Pyracantha coccinea
Viburnum spp.

5-8
4-7
3-9
6-9(10)
(2)3-6(7)
5-9
6-9
2-8

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desert landscape
Submitted by lulaulloa