32 Best Evergreen Shrubs to Grow for Your Landscaping
Have you ever dreamt of a landscape that remains lush and vibrant year-round, with minimal maintenance and the added bonus of being deer-resistant? Well, you’re in luck because evergreen shrubs are here to make your dream garden a reality!
Rhododendron (Rhododendron spp.) encompasses a wide range of species and varieties, each with its unique characteristics. These shrubs are valued for their showy, colorful flowers that appear in spring to early summer.
Dwarf Yaupon Holly (Ilex vomitoria ‘Nana’) is a compact evergreen shrub known for its small, dark green leaves and dense growth habit. It produces inconspicuous flowers in the spring and thrives in full sun to part shade.
Azaleas (Rhododendron spp.) come in various species and cultivars, each offering a unique display of spring flowers. The foliage is typically green, and flower colors range from white to shades of pink.
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is a fragrant evergreen herb with aromatic gray-green leaves. It produces blue to lavender flowers in spring to early summer. Rosemary thrives in full sun and well-drained, sandy soil.
Dwarf Alberta Spruce (Picea glauca ‘Conica’) is a compact evergreen conifer with bright green needles that maintain their color throughout the year. This non-flowering shrub is well-suited for full sun and well-drained soil.