Shrubs are one of the best bright candidates that are chosen to grow in parks, gardens, and industrial parks, … Most of them are easy to grow, and do not require taking care of. Even, they also still grow well in your oblivion. Besides, they help purify the air, and create a fresh landscape that makes people feel more relaxed and happier.
And this is the reason in today’s article, we are happy to share 25 Beautiful Trees And Shrubs that will make your garden more vivid. Best of all, they can bloom for a long time so your garden is always full of colors. Each has its own unique beauty, and of course, you will have many options for your favorite as well as a suit for your garden. No matter your choice, growing them means you’re creating a more wonderful garden space in your own way. Let’s get started!
#1 Eastern Redbud
The eastern redbud is a pink flowering tree with small stems, it can easily reach more than 20 feet tall. Its first flowers in the early spring are the most jaw-dropping, but you’ll enjoy color all season since the plant then produces colors in shades of reddish-purple later on.
#2 Southern Magnolia
The Southern Magnolia produces fragrant, cream-colored flowers each spring, each of which is surrounded by a cluster of shiny evergreen leaves.
#3 Flowering Dogwood
The flowering dogwood is a spreading tree that produces horizontal branches. These branches keep the tree looking gorgeous, even during the winter months. Dogwoods can grow up to 40 feet tall and just as wide, producing gorgeous leaves that are pink in the spring and reddish-purple in the fall.
The forsythia is a deciduous shrub, the forsythia produces arching branches with vibrant yellow flowers. Most people grow it as an informal hedge.
#5 Hyperion Dogwood
The Hyperion Dogwood is a unique plant that flowers first in early spring. This plant produces large white flowers that practically overlap to cover the tree in pure shades of white. The flowers fade later on in the summer, producing red fruits that birds will flock to in droves. In the fall, the tree changes colors with shades of gold, purple, and orange.
#6 Tree Hydrangea
The tree hydrangea is one of the hardiest kinds of shrubs you can grow. It produces large, cone-shaped white flowers each summer. These turn a red-brown shade and last until winter arrives. The plant can easily grow to ten feet tall.
#7 Flowering Cherry
This tree grows quite tall. It has beautiful pale pink flowers that open up in the early spring, the leaves will turn a sparkling gold as the weather cools in the fall. A hardy plant that is resilient to most insects and disease, it can be grown as a landscaping tree in zones 6 through 8.
#8 Smoke Tree
The Smoke Tree can be grown as a shrub or as a tree. It produces tiny flowers in the early summer that last, providing a uniquely smoky look, all autumn long.
Both rhododendrons and azaleas tolerant of acidic soil and light shade, these plants both produce a prolific number of flowers in the spring. These flowers tend to hang on most of the season.
#10 Flowering Almond
This lovely flowering shrub is large enough for many people to consider it a shrub, but it doesn’t matter what you call it. The plant produces a bit more of a straggly growth later in the fall, but its color otherwise endures throughout much of the warmer months.
#11 Saucer Magnolia
This plant is a deciduous tree that produces teacup blooms in shades of hot pink and white. It also has lovely gray bark.
#12 Seven-Son Flower
The Seven-Son Flower Tree can grow up to 20 feet tall, producing gorgeous blooms of pale white flowers with light pink bases. A drought-hardy plant.
#13 Crape Myrtle
These gorgeous plants produce beautiful purple and pink flowers sometime during the summer, but these flowers last all the way into fall.
#14 Chaste Tree
The Chaste Tree is also known as a sage tree since it produces highly aromatic leaves in shades of pale purple. This deer-resistant tree grows well in zones 6 through 9.
#15 Higan Cherry
The Higan Cherry tree produces gorgeous blossoms in shades of blush pink each spring, and these blossoms reappear in the fall. However, the spring show is the most vibrant, with flowers a bit more sparse each fall. This landscaping tree is the perfect fit for small gardens or in spaces near sidewalks.
#16 Japanese Horse Chestnut
The Japanese Horse Chestnut has a variety of landscaping uses. It’s most often grown as a shade tree in a backyard but can also be included in a wildlife garden. It’s a hardy tree that’s known for its resilience when planted by a street. However, it also produces vibrant colors in early summer.
#17 Shrub Rose
Modern shrub roses are descendants of classic shrub roses. They are strong, hardy, and fragrant, they bloom almost all spring and summer long.
#18 Oklahoma Redbud
The Oklahoma Refund produces gorgeous red-pink blossoms in the early spring. Although the branches of this tree remain bare during the winter months, its lovely heart-shaped leaves will be a vibrant gold each autumn.
#19 Flowering Crabapple
The flowering crabapple is the quintessential shade tree for your backyard. It produces flower sin shades of red, pink, and white.
#20 American Fringe Tree
The American Fringe Tree flowers in the late spring, producing white blooms that fringe the tree and red fruits that invite birds and pollinators to your yard.