Shrubs & Bushes

Trying to figure out which shrubs to plant in your garden this season? In this section, we cover everything you need to know about shrubs and bushes. You'll find information on the most popular shrubs, including hydrangeas, lilacs, and rhododendrons. You'll also find our growing guides, and shrub lists with recommendations for certain hardiness zones.

Red Flowering Shrub Bush

Shrubs

Red Flowering Shrubs: 21 Red Flower Bushes For Your Garden

Thinking of adding some red flowering shrubs to your home garden? There are many different bushes with red flowers to consider when thinking about adding them to your garden space. In this article, we take a deeper look at our favorites, with names and pictures of each!

Hydrangeas Zone 8

Shrubs

Can You Grow Hydrangeas in Hardiness Zone 8?

Do you live in hardiness zone 8, but aren't quite sure if hydrangeas will thrive in your climate? Hydrangeas are gorgeous shrubs, but they typically grow the best in the right environment. In this article, gardening expert Jill Drago examines what you can expect when growing hydrangeas USDA hardiness zone 8.

Hibiscus Shrub or Tree

Shrubs

Is the Hibiscus a Shrub, Tree, or Other Type of Plant?

Are you thinking of planting some hibiscus in your garden or around your home, but aren't sure what type of plant it is? Are you asking yourself, "is hibiscus a shrub, tree, or other type of plant?" These magnificent plants make a fantastic ornamental in just about any garden, depending on your climate. Find out what type of plant the hibiscus is, and why.

Rose of Sharon with Hardy Hibiscus and Chinese Hibiscus

Shrubs

Rose of Sharon vs. Chinese Hibiscus vs. Hardy Hibiscus: Plant Differences & Similarities

Thinking of planting a Hibiscus in your garden? These exotic flowering plants add a touch of the tropics to every garden landscape. With so many species and a range of confusing common names, it can be difficult to decide which Hibiscus type is right for you. Gardening expert Madison Moulton breaks down the similarities and differences between the most popular Hibiscus varieties, and what you can expect from these stunning shrubs.

Tropical Fiesta Hibiscus

Shrubs

Fiesta Hibiscus: How to Grow, Plant, and Care For These Popular Exotics

Thinking of planting a Fiesta Hibiscus around your home, or in your garden? This easy to care for tropical plant can be a beautiful addition to any home or garden. But they also have a few quirks you'll need to be aware of before planting them. Gardening expert Madison Moulton examines the best ways to plant, grow, and care for the Fiesta Hibiscus plant.