shrubs for color

  • Design

    The Best New Hydrangeas

    If you grew up on the East Coast as I did, you know that hydrangeas are an iconic plant. I dare anyone to visit Cape Cod in the summer and…

  • Design

    10 Drought-Tolerant Shrubs

    A few years back, we were hit with the worst drought Alabama had seen in 100 years. It turned out to be the best opportunity we had to see how…

  • Purple smoke bushes (Cotinus coggygria cvs.)

    8 Amazing Shrubs

    A garden designer recommends eight plants that provide reliable good looks without a lot of work