Shrubs and Bushes

Zone Plant Name Characteristics Feet Tall Feet Wide Flower Sun 50% Sun Shade
  Shrubs and Bushes              
2 Alpine Currant Great hedge, birds 6 6   x x  
                 
2 Artic Willow Hardy hedge 2 2   x x  
                 
  Barberry              
4 Golden     3 3 x x  
4 Jade     3 3 x x  
5 Cherrybomb     4 4 x x  
4 Rose Glow     3 3 x x  
4 Royal     2 2 x x  
                 
5 Beauty Bush Fast 8 8 6PI x    
                 
6 Bluebeard- Dark Night Purple blue flower 2 2 5-7PB      
                 
3 Burning Bush   6 6   x x  
                 
6 Butterfly Bush Attracts butterflies - various colours 7 4 6 x x  
                 
4 Chokeberry Red fall leaves, black berry, white flowers 6 3 5W x x  
                 
6 Cotoneaster 3 varieties       x x x
                 
5 Corkscrew Hazel              
  Green Leaf Impressive twisty branches 8 8   x x x
  Red Majestic Impressive twisty branches 6 6   x x x
                 
  Deutzia              
5 Chardonny Pearls   3 3 6W x x  
                 
  Dogwood              
3 Ivory Halo Twigs turn red in winter 5 5 6W x x x
3 Insanti-Osier Likes it moist - red twigs 6 6   x x x
  Pagoda Native - flower clusters 16 23 6Y x x x
  Yellow Twig Greenish-yellow twigs 5 5   x x x
3 Silver Leaf   7 7        
                 
  Elder              
5 Black Lace Hardy 8 8   x x x
5 Black Beauty Birds 7 5 7P x x  
5 Golden Variegated Like fruit 4 4 7W x x  
                 
  Forsythia              
4 Northern Gold First bush to flower 6 7   x x  
4 Variagted First bush to flower 7 6   x x  
                 
6 Hibiscus - Rose of Sharon   10 8   x x  
                 
4 Honeysuckle         x x  
                 
  Hydrangea              
2 Annabelle White flowers 5 5 7W   x x
5 Blue Bird Blue/pink flowers 3 2 8BP   x x
5 Climbing White flowers 23 2     x x
  Dwarf climbing           x x
4 Endless Summer Blue/pink flowers 3 3 7BP   x x
  Forever Pink Pink 3 3     x x
  Hydrangea           x x
5 Large leaf 4 colours 2 3 8 x x x
4 Limelight Lime green flowers 6 6 8LG x x x
  Little Lamb Super white 8 6.5     x x
  Masja   3 6     x x
5 Nikko Blue Fast 5 5 8B   x x
  Pee Gee Cone shaped white 10 10     x x
4 Pink diamond White/rose flowers 6 5 9WR x x x
  Pink Elf Shortest 1.5 1.5     x x
  Pinky Winky   8 8     x x
               
5 Kerria - Japanese Yellow f, A-M     5Y      
                 
  Lilac              
3 French Butterflies, fragrant 10 7   x x  
3 Dwarf Korean Butterflies, fragrant 5 3 5LA x x  
3 Miss Kim Butterflies, fragrant 3 3   x x  
4 Tree Butterflies, fragrant 8 6   x x  
3 Charles Joly Butterflies, fragrant 10 8 5PU x x  
4 Tinkerbelle Butterflies, fragrant 5 4 6PI x x  
3 Ludwig Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
3 Belle De Nancey Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
3 Beauty of Moscow Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
3 Primrose Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
3 Sensation Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
2 Royalty Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
2 Donald Wyman Butterflies, fragrant 10 8   x x  
                 
5 Little Henry Sweetspire White flowers     6W x x x
                 
4 Mock-Orange Nice scent 7 4 6W x x  
                 
  Ninebark              
2 Diablo Likes it moist 8 7 6W x x x
3 Summerwine Likes it moist 8 7 6W      
3 Gold Ninebark Likes it moist 8 7 6W x x x
                 
  Pontentilla              
3 Gold Star   2 3 Y   x  
3 Gold Finger   3 4 Y   x  
3 McKay's White   2 2 W   x  
3 Pink Beauty   3 3 PI   x  
3 Abbotswood   2 3 W   x  
3 Red Ace   3 3 OR   x  
                 
  Privet              
5 Golden Vicary Goldish leaves 5 4 6W x x  
4 Amur Green leaves 10 8 6W x x  
                 
6 Rose of Sharon - Hibiscus 12 colours 9 9   x x  
                 
  Rhododendrons              
5 English Roseum Flat leaf evergreen 7 7 5LA   x x
5 Nova Zembla Flat leaf evergreen 5 5 5R   x x
5 PJM Flat leaf evergreen 4 4 5LA x x x
5 Roseum Elegans Flat leaf evergreen 7 7 5RO   x x
5 Ramapo Flat leaf evergreen 3 2 5PU x x x
                 
5 St. Johns Wort Burgandy Leaves, yellow flower 2 2        
                 
  Service Berry              
4 Autumn Brilliance Edilble Fruit 20 15 5W x x  
2 Saskatoon Best fruit for baking and jams 20 15 5W x x  
                 
  Smoking Bush         x x  
5 Royal Purple   9 9 6 x x  
5 Golden Spirit   9 9 6 x x  
5 Green   9 9 6 x x  
5 Standard Purple leaf only 9 9 6 x x  
                 
4 Snowball White 10 8        
                 
  Spirea              
2 Anthony Waterer Long flowering 3 3 6R x x  
4 Bridlewreath   8 10 6E x x  
3 Froebel   3 3 6PI x x  
2 Flaming Mount Long flowering 2 2 7PI x x  
3 False Fast grower 8 8 6W x x x
2 Goldflame Long flowering 3 3 6R x x  
2 Goldmound   2 3 7PI x x  
4 Krisp Leaf   3 3 6PI x x  
3 Little Princess   3 4 6PI x x  
3 Limemound Orange red leaves in fall 3 5 6PI x x x
4 Neon   3 3 6RE x x  
3 Snowmound   3 3 5W x x  
4 Magic Carpet   1.5 2 7PI x x  
3 Vanhoutte Hardy 6 7 5W x x  
3 Firegold   6 5 6Y x x x
3 Dart's Red   3 3 6R x x  
4 Shirobana   2 3 6Y x x  
3 Dakota   1.5 3   x x x
                 
4 Sumac - Low Gro   2 6   x x  
               
  Summersweet              
4 Hummingbird Acidic soils, wet is OK     7W   x x
4 Pink Spires Undergrowth, acidic soil     7PI   x x
4 Ruby Spice       8PI   x x
                 
3 Purple Sand Cherry Trim to keep full 8 8 5PW x x  
                 
4 Purple Palace   1 1 7W   x x
                 
  Viburnum              
3 Blue Muffin Blue berries, song birds 4 4     x x
4 Mohican White flowers 6 6     x x
2 Euorpean Snowball White flowers 13 13     x x
                 
  Weigela   8 4        
5 Bristal Ruby   7 5 6R x x  
5 Bristol Snowflake   5 5 6W x x  
4 Midnight Wine   2 2 7PI x x  
4 Minuet   3 4 6RO x x  
4 Red Prince   5 5 7R x x  
5 Variegated   7 7 5RO x x  
4 Wine and Roses   5 5 6PI x x  
                 
  Willow              
4 Artic Variegated leaves 8 8   x x  
4 Flamingo Pinkish early leaves look like flowers 8 8   x x x
4 Nikishiki Willow Pinkish early leaves look like flowers 8 8   x x  
4 Golden Corkscrew Twisted willow Twisting golden branches 10 10   x x  
4 Green Corkscrew Twisting green branches 30 20   x x  
                 
4 Winterberry Purple fall leaves 3 4 5W x x