Deciduous Shrub Selection

Here in gwinnett county georgia there are many different types of deciduous shrubs. There are a few however that are a must have for any landscape.

The first one is the Burning Bush (Euonymus alatus ). Burning bush is an a beautiful shrub year round but in the fall the brilliant red color of the leaves is something you must have you your yard.

 

Foliage: green (red in fall)

Features: fall color

Size: 6′ to 8′ tall and wide

Exposure: full sun

 

The next one is the Beauty Berry (callicarpa japonica) has the most beautiful berries and the bright purple they turn in the fall is a must have.

 

Foliage: green

Features: ornamental berries, attracts birds

Size: 6′ to 8′ tall and wide

Exposure: full sun

 

 

 

 

And last but not least the all famous hydrangeas. There are so many varieties that come in so many beautiful colors, they are a must have.

Bloom Time: Spring to late spring

Color: Depending on the soil ph and variety

Foliage: green

Size: most 4 to 5 tall and wide but can get up to 8 to 10

Exposure: most varieties like shade however panicle types thrive in full sun

 

Here in Georgia there are so many different plants to choose from and they are all so beautiful in the own unique way. The question is which ones do you want in your yard. That’s where we come in call Bright Water landscaping today and we will come and talk to you about the different options you have for beauty in your landscape. Offering service in the metro Atlanta area  call today for a free estimate.