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Bushes That are Commonly Used in Landscaping: Did You Know Them?

Common Bushes Used in Landscaping
With the variety of attractive bushes available, the trend of landscaping one's garden refuses to die down. So if you're looking for some options, read this information to know more.
Gardenerdy Staff
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2018
Garden and flowers
Suburban Americans have landscaping bushes as one of their favorite hobbies. In recent years, many industries have come up that offer lawn development and landscape design service. But sometimes landowners are unaware of options and types of bushes best suited to beautify their garden.
Front yard of a bungalow
Therefore, people are either confused about getting the best bush for their garden or spend excess money in hiring a designer or consultant. Before landscaping it is must to have a vision of how it will change the look of your garden after the plants grow to the fullest.
Beautiful colors in nature
The types of bushes that grow for nearly 1 to 3 meters act as an excellent cover to hide undesired views.
Bushes Used for Landscaping
Bear-berry - Massachusetts
Bearberry Plant with Red Fruits
Berberis - Atro Nana
Red bush of Berberis
Burning Bushes
Burning Bush???
Butterfly Bushes
Image of wild purple buddleia flowers, butterfly bush
Compacta Burning Bushes
Burning Bush on the street
Cotoneaster - Cranberry
Cotoneaster in Autumn
Deutzia - Chardonnay Pearls
white deutzia
Elderberry - Black Beauty
Black Lace Elderberry And Other Plants At The Garden Center
Dogwood - Arctic Fire
Red dogwood bush
Flowering Quince - Texas Scarlet
Japanese quince
Double Flowering Plum
Double flowering plum
Holly - Blue Princess
Holly tree
Forsythia - Fiesta
Spring impression
Lilac Bushes
Landscaping and Rock Retaining Wall
Pussy Willow
Goat willow
Rose of Sharon Bushes
Rose of Sharon
Spirea Bushes
Spirea bushes
Weigela Bushes
June garden with blooming weigela
Few Other Bushes
• Adam's Needle
• Alpine Currant
• Alpine Currant - Green Mound
• Arborvitae
• Barberry - Concorde
• Beauty Bush - Dream Catcher
• Butterfly Bush - Miss Ruby
• Coral Berry - Magic Berry
• Dwarf Burning Bushes
• Euonymus - Blondy
• Evergreen Hedges
• Flame Amur Maple
• Hydrangea - Annabelle
• Potentilla - Gold
• Privet Bushes
• Red Twigged Dogwood
• Spice Bushes
Plants In Garden
One of the best ways to keep a landscape in a good shape is to prune it regularly, which is also a must for other plants as well. Pruning is required to give the plant a desired shape and to stop it from outgrowing the other varieties.
hedge image
The pruning process is very simple, you just need to cut the stem after an interval during its growing season. It also adds to the density as well as the growing base of the plant.
Begonia Flowers Blooming In Garden
Those who think that to maintain a landscape is very difficult and a tedious job but still want their garden to look attractive, can go for small landscaping or flowering bushes and/or trees that are easy to maintain.