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Flowering shrubs for the garden can be the centrepiece of any outdoor space. With pleasing aesthetics and easy to control heights - they are a popular choice. Great for Spring and later in the year with summer flowering.
Plant the ever-exotic Crinodendron Hookerianum Chile Lantern Tree Evergreen Shrub in the centre of your flowerbed and watch it sprout to 4 metres tall. Or perhaps use a shorter, simpler outdoor shrub like the Hebe 'Green Mound' Evergreen Shrub to fill gaps and edge your flowerbeds.
Flowering shrubs will add structure to a garden and privacy with their foliage colour. Adding year-round interest - shrubs become the backbone of the garden. Different to Evergreen shrubs, flowering shrubs grow colourful stems and bark that will add colour on a grey day.
There are flowering shrubs for sun or shade depending on where you grow it. Other shrubs can be fast growing. Some shrubs are low maintenance and can stand the test of time.
Garden shrubs such as evergreens are essential to a garden. Evergreen shrubs can be grown as a specimen plant and become a point of interest. They have several practical elements adding privacy and structure to a garden. They invite wildlife for shelter and offering food too. There are different types of shrubs to choose from at Gardeners Dream. We cover every size, shape and shade of green. From emerald to sunny golden green.
Plan ahead before planting the type of evergreen. Is the garden big enough? How tall will the plant get? Is it fast-growing? Regarding maintenance, there are many shrubs grown that can stay compact. Without having to prune a few times per year.
The shrub is the perfect plant. As mentioned, there are different types of shrubs to choose. We've put some shrubs together that suit every occasion, every situation and style. Shrubs can cater to different seasons.
Check out the different types of shrubs below:
Flowering displays, beauty and structure, will be added with a border shrub. Plants such as these will also grow fruits and attractive foliage. Gardens will enjoy beautifully designed borders when adding shrubs. There is a lot to think about when deciding what border shrubs to plant. What ones blossoms in early Spring? What ones are best for late Summer?
There are different border shrubs on offer - like our deciduous hedging. One of our favourites is the Magnolia Ricki.
Those looking for tropical borders might like the Fatsia japonica Spiders Web. Cottage style gardeners might like our English Lavender shrub. These border shrubs will add something different to a garden. Border shrubs add colour, shade and interest to an outdoor space.
Sometimes a wall needs a transformation. A shrub can change a wall from a dull area into something eye-catching. By adding interest with foliage, flowers and fruits. The benefits of a wall shrub in a garden are insulation for the house. They also prevent weather erosion on the wall. They are superb for wildlife with fruits and shelter. They can be perfect for any wall such as next to a patio.
Wall shrubs can be evergreen or deciduous. Or a little bit of both. Some will be self-supporting quickly. You may prefer to tie your shrub into supported wires in the beginning.
Wall shrubs like a warm, sunny wall without shade. Gardens with direct sunlight or indirect sunlight are ideal. Shrubs like to be moist. Not too dry. Providing them with water in the Summer is essential for these plants.
At Gardeners Dream we offer a wide variety of wall shrubs. Add interest to your wall with our range of climbing plants. They can add a touch of colour to fences or walls. These include the Solanum Jasminoides Album Jasmine Nightshade Semi. Check the rest of our climbers here.
Bark and stem shrubs can light up a border garden. They make a quality addition to a garden. Lacking leaves, the stems and bark shrubs come to life. A great addition to your back yard would be our stand out Orange Dogwood Bare Root Hedging. Known for its orange coloured stems and white flowers. Dogwoods and willows will brighten up a garden through the year. Growing in reds, oranges and yellows. Bark and stem shrubs (dogwoods/willows) grow in dampish soil with direct sunlight. Less vivid stems will be produced when the soil is dry.
After Winter, a garden may need a touch of colour. Adding Spring-flowering garden plants is the best thing to do. They often bloom in all shapes, colours, and sizes while other plants are still in the ground. At Gardeners Dream we have a wide selection of shrubs for Spring. Such as our popular Buddleia Davidii Pink Delight - Shrub
During the Summer months, blooming shrubs offer different colours across the warm UK months. A beautiful backdrop shrub can add to a garden's allure. Large shrub plants can also be a stand-alone feature. They're planted for lining garden paths, semi-shade on patios, as well as for borders. Wildlife will be attracted to the attractive colours of the flowers.
We have lots of quality summer shrubs on offer at superb prices. Such as the Weigela All Summer Peach.
When it comes to Autumn we usually think trees bring the fiery display. Shrubs can make this season one of the most colourful. Tall and small shrubs can be equally eye catching in the garden at this time. Certain shrubs will be flowering in Autumn. Birds will enjoy the garden where fruiting shrubs are ripening. Before falling, shrub leaves change to a vivid flame colour.
For most deciduous shrubs, plant them in a position where they can enjoy the sun. It will help with flowering, producing fruit for wildlife and foliage.
We offer a wide variety of shrubs that are great for Autumn. Such as the Hydrangea Macrophylla Teller Blue Deciduous Shrub Hardy.
It's a rare sight, flowers that blossom during the cold months in the UK. It does happen. To cure the winter blues. a selection of shrubs is the answer. Wildlife will be attracted to the fragrances and it will make your outdoor space a nice place to be during this time of year. Insects will love the nectar of Winter shrubs. A big help before Spring arrives.
Winter shrubs are all different. They come in all sizes and shapes. Some are stand-alone attractions in the garden while others are more low key.
Ensuring the shrubs flower well, use compost soil and plant in a sunny-shaded spot. It's important that the roots don't dry out as it can take two years for them to become established in the soil.
We have a wide range of Winter shrubs at Gardeners Dream. Including the Mahonia Media Winter Sun Oregon Grape Evergreen Shrub Hardy
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