Narrow shrubs are referred to as columnar in shape, and they are ideal for a small garden.
Pyracantha is a shrub with evergreen glossy foliage and broad spreading growth. One disadvantage is its thorns, thus the common name of firethorn.
At certain times of the year we just don’t have quite enough flowers. This is when "filler" is really important.
Our native witch alders are wonderful additions to any garden.
During the holidays, it is interesting and fun to decorate with natural materials.
If guests are expected and you have no flowers, just pick a few sprays of evergreens from the garden.
The evergreen shrub Pieris floribunda is native to the Southeastern United States and is related to rhododendron and mountain laurel.
In December, there are varied types of evergreen foliage that can be used to contrast form, color and texture in vases and centerpieces.