2445 N. 35th Road  •  Marseilles, Illinois 61341  •  630-896-6900

 

Deciduous Shrubs

Deciduous Shrubs

Photo Plant Name Plant Size Sun Type

Dwarf Burning Bush

Size: 4 to 6' ht - 5-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: yellow green insignificant flowers

Foliage: red foliage

Seeds: small red berries

Growth Rate: Slow

Lush green foliage all growing season turns a brilliant red in fall. Corky ridges on the stems give it an interesting appeal for the winter months.

Dwarf Burning Bush 4 to 6' ht - 5-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Peking Cotoneaster

Size: 5 to 7' ht & 4 to 5' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white to pinkish flowers

Foliage: red/orange foliage

Seeds: black berries

Growth Rate: Fast

Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Peking Cotoneaster 5 to 7' ht & 4 to 5' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Bailey's Red-Twig Dogwood

Size: 6 to 10' ht - 6-10' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: purple/red foliage

Seeds: white berries that turn blue

Growth Rate: Moderate

Upright spreading form with branches that stay red throughout the winter. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Bailey's Red-Twig Dogwood 6 to 10' ht - 6-10' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Forysthia

Size: 6 to 10' ht and spread

Spring Colors: Yellow flowers

Foliage: purple/bronze foliage

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

Forsythia have an early spring bright yellow bloom. They make an excellent informal shrub border.

Forysthia 6 to 10' ht and spread

Annabelle Hydrange

Size: 3 to 4' ht - 4' spread

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

Continuous bloom that starts in early summer and lasts to frost

Annabelle Hydrange 3 to 4' ht - 4' spread

Tardiva Hydrangea

Size: 6 to 8’ in height with a 4 to 6’ Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: creamy-white flowers that fade to pink in fall

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

Continuous bloom that starts in late summer and lasts to frost

Tardiva Hydrangea 6 to 8’ in height with a 4 to 6’ Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Dwarf Korean Lilac

Size: 4 to 6' ht & 6-8' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: lavender flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: small seeds

Growth Rate: Moderate

The Dwarf Korean Lilac, is known as a compact but spreading, small-foliaged Lilac with showy late May lavender-purple flowers that are spread over the entire shrub canopy. This deciduous shrub is especially urban tolerant.

Dwarf Korean Lilac 4 to 6' ht & 6-8' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Miss Kimm Lilac

Size: 4 to 6' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pale lavender flowers

Foliage: burgandy foliage

Seeds: small seeds

Growth Rate: Slow

Compact and upright-rounded in form. The blossoms are even more plentiful when it is planted in full sun.

Miss Kimm Lilac 4 to 6' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Diablo Ninebark

Size: 8 to 10' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white or whitish pink flowers

Foliage: yellow bronze foliage

Seeds: red seed pods

Growth Rate: Fast

The plant has attractive deep burgundy leaves and attractive white button-like blooms in the summer. Native to the US.

Diablo Ninebark 8 to 10' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Frobelli Spirea

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: dark pink flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

"Attractive new growth is reddish purple foliage that matures to dark green. Makes a nice, low maintenance foundation plant."

Frobelli Spirea 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Little Princess Spirea

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pink flowers

Foliage: yellow/copper foliage

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

"Compact dense shrub with a mound shape and pink flowers. Makes a nice, low maintenance foundation plant."

Little Princess Spirea 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Snowmound Spirea

Size: 3 to 4' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: yellow/copper foliage

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

"Compact shrub with graceful spreading branches and spectacular clusters of white flowers. Makes a nice, low maintenance foundation plant. "

Snowmound Spirea 3 to 4' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Vanhoutte Spirea

Size: 6 to 8' ht - 8-10' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

"Flowers are white in April-May, borne in many flowered 1-2"" diameter umbels. Outstanding deciduous shrub that is very showy in flower."

Vanhoutte Spirea 6 to 8' ht - 8-10' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Arrowwood Viburnum

Size: 6 to 10' ht - 6-8' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: red/purple/yellow foliage

Seeds: bluish black fruit

Growth Rate: Moderate

Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Arrowwood Viburnum 6 to 10' ht - 6-8' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Blackhaw Viburnum

Size: 10-12' ht - 6-8' Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: purple/red foliage

Seeds: bluish black fruit

Growth Rate: Slow

Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Blackhaw Viburnum 10-12' ht - 6-8' Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Juddi Viburnum

Size: 6 to 8' ht - 4-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pinkish white flowers

Foliage: dark purple red foliage

Seeds: red fruit that turns black

Growth Rate: Moderate

Produces highly fragrant white flowers. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Juddi Viburnum 6 to 8' ht - 4-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Korean Spice Viburnum

Size: 4 to 6' ht - 4-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pinkish white flowers

Foliage: red foliage

Seeds: red berries

Growth Rate: Moderate

A small deciduous shrub with a rounded form and an upright open branching habit. Clusters of fragrant white flowers open from pink buds in spring. In autumn, the red berries mature to a dark color, teaming with the leaves' fall foliage color. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Korean Spice Viburnum 4 to 6' ht - 4-6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Mohican Viburnum

Size: 6' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: purple/bronze foliage

Seeds: red fruit that turns black

Growth Rate: Moderate

Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Mohican Viburnum 6' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Nannyberry Viburnum

Size: 10 to 12' ht - 6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: purple/red foliage

Seeds: small blue/black fruit

Growth Rate: Fast

A hardy, upright growing shrub with glossy green foliage that turns red-purple in fall. The creamy white flat-topped flower clusters mature into small blue-black fruit. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Nannyberry Viburnum 10 to 12' ht - 6' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Little Lime Hydrangea

Size: 3 to 5’ in height & Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: Lime green flowers that turn pink

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

Dwarf form of the popular Limelight this plant has the same reliable green summer flowers and appealing fall flower color.

Little Lime Hydrangea 3 to 5’ in height & Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Gold Drop Potentilla

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: Yellow Flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

The ease of care, the long flowering period, and versatility combine to make the Potentilla a nice shrubs to include in the summer garden. Use Potentillas for seasonal color. Flowers are single and individual, with a long bloom time.

Gold Drop Potentilla 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

McKay's Potentilla

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: White/Yellowish flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

The ease of care, the long flowering period, and versatility combine to make the Potentilla a nice shrubs to include in the summer garden. Use Potentillas for seasonal color. Flowers are single and individual, with a long bloom time.

McKay's Potentilla 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Pink Beauty Potentilla

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pink flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

The ease of care, the long flowering period, and versatility combine to make the Potentilla a nice shrubs to include in the summer garden. Use Potentillas for seasonal color. Flowers are single and individual, with a long bloom time.

Pink Beauty Potentilla 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Tango Mango Potentilla

Size: 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: Orange/yellow Flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Fast

The ease of care, the long flowering period, and versatility combine to make the Potentilla a nice shrubs to include in the summer garden. Use Potentillas for seasonal color. Flowers are single and individual, with a long bloom time.

Tango Mango Potentilla 2 to 3' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Magic Carpet Spirea

Size: 18" ht & 2' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: pink flowers

Foliage: yellow foliage

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

In spring, the leaf shoots emerge vibrant red, maturing into rich bronze to light green, red-tipped foliage. Clusters of deep pink flowers cover the plant in early summer. Makes a nice, low maintenance foundation plant.

Magic Carpet Spirea 18" ht & 2' spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Blue Muffin Viburnum

Size: 3' to 5' ht & Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: white flowers

Foliage: orange/burgandy foliage

Seeds: blue fruit

Growth Rate: Moderate

Compact variety of an arrowwood viburnum. Useful in naturalized plantings because berries attract wildlife.

Blue Muffin Viburnum 3' to 5' ht & Spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Minuet Weigela

Size: 2' to 4' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

Spring Colors: Red Flowers

Foliage: none

Seeds: none

Growth Rate: Moderate

Dense rounded form, with dark red flowers profusely borne over the green foliage. Slightly fragrant flowers in late spring - early summer and they are attractive to bees, butterflies and/or hummingbirds. Prune after flowering.

Minuet Weigela 2' to 4' ht & spread can be trimmed to desired shape

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