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Course Walk: Flowering Landscape Shrubs

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

Showing 1-19 of 19 items.
Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Aesculus parvifloraBottlebrush BuckeyeShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Aronia arbutifoliaRed ChokeberryShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Buddleja davidiiButterfly-bushShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Callicarpa dichotomaJapanese BeautyberryShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Caryopteris x clandonensisBluebeard, Blue-Mist ShrubShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'Carol Mackie DaphneShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Dasiphora (Potentilla) fruticosaShrubby CinquefoilShrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hippophae rhamnoidesSea Buckthorn; Common Sea BuckthornShrub 4 to 8 feet, Shrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray, Tolerates salty soil
Hydrangea arborescensSmooth HydrangeaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Part shade, Shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hydrangea macrophyllaBigleaf HydrangeaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Shrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Hydrangea paniculataPanicle HydrangeaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hydrangea quercifoliaOakleaf HydrangeaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Physocarpus opulifoliusCommon Ninebark; Eastern NinebarkShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Rhus aromaticaFragrant SumacShrub 4 to 8 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Sorbaria sorbifoliaUral False SpireaShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'Palibin Meyer LilacShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Syringa pubescens ssp patula 'Miss Kim'Manchurian LilacShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Syringa vulgarisCommon LilacShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Weigela floridaWeigelaShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)