small evergreen shrubs
16 Pins 3y
Goldmound Spirea: An impressive garden shrub for colour effect, featuring light gold/bright green foliage which emerges bronze, turning red in fall, and flat-topped clusters of pink flowers in early summer; ideal size for garden detail use, forms a dense, compact ball, neat and tidy.-->MINI SUNGLO Spirea is a smaller version of this.
Dwarf Alberta Spruce
Dwarf Alberta Spruce - A perfect cone shaped dwarf conifer displaying dense green needles which are soft to the touch. Excellent as a miniature Christmas tree in natural form, or as an artistically pruned topiary. Makes a formal statement in the garden. Superb container specimen. Evergreen.
Juniper Lime Glow. A low growing evergreen good for small places and adding color. Turns a coppery bronze in fall through winter. Will look awesome with a blue juniper or spruce. Add in some dwarf nandina firepower (no more than 3 ft tall and wide) that turns and stays red through winter and you'll have a beautiful, interesting all season evergreen garden.
Scientific name: Picea abies Birds nest spruce-perennial, height-3-5ft tall spread-4-6ft wide,leaves- green needle clustered together, zone-3-7, good for texture and near big stair ways, fruit-not really s fruit but it's the new growth in a round form and a thin layer peals off and they start growing into new leaves.