Shrubs

Limelight Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight')

Nothing adds value to your landscape like a diverse collection of flowering shrubs and foundation plants. Whether you are looking for a classic boxwood hedge or that hot new cultivar of hydrangea for a blast of summer color, we have the shrub for you. Locally Grown in Central Ohio and winter hardy for our climate, Oakland’s shrub selection is unmatched.

Degroot's Spire Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis 'Degroot's Spire')
$34.99
Description:A pencil-thin spire-like evergreen accent for home landscape use, with a spiraling tendency of growth; a most unique specimen in the hands of inspired gardeners, hardy and adaptable, use as a solitary; best with some sun, protect from drying windsOrnamental Features:Degroot's Spire Arborvitae has green foliage. The scale-like leaves remain green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Degroot's Spire Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.Degroot's Spire Arborvitae is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Vertical Accent Hedges/Screening General Garden Use
Description:A pencil-thin spire-like evergreen accent for home landscape use, with a spiraling tendency of growth; a most unique specimen in...
Green Giant Arborvitae (Thuja 'Green Giant')
$49.99
Description:A stately looking upright evergreen that grows uniformly and is perfect for privacy or wind screening; very resilient and resists ice and snow damage, grows in almost any soil typeOrnamental Features:Green Giant Arborvitae has green foliage. The scale-like leaves remain green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The shaggy brown bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Green Giant Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance tree. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.Green Giant Arborvitae is recommended for the following landscape applications; Vertical Accent Hedges/Screening
Description:A stately looking upright evergreen that grows uniformly and is perfect for privacy or wind screening; very resilient and resists...
Emerald Green Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd')
$29.99
Description:The ubiquitous tall hedge evergreen always seen planted in rows, this is a narrow, upright accent evergreen, dense foliage held in vertical sprays remains bright green year round; hardy and adaptable, takes pruning well, protect from winter sunOrnamental Features:Emerald Green Arborvitae has emerald green foliage. The scale-like leaves remain emerald green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Emerald Green Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.Emerald Green Arborvitae is recommended for the following landscape applications; Vertical Accent Mass Planting Hedges/Screening General Garden Use
Description:The ubiquitous tall hedge evergreen always seen planted in rows, this is a narrow, upright accent evergreen, dense foliage held...
Pinky Winky® Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'DVPPINKY')
$29.99
Description:A beautiful long-season bloomer featuring cones of mixed sterile and fertile white flowers in mid to late summer which fade to a deep pink; a stronger and denser version of its popular parent Pink Diamond hydrangea with fuller flower headsOrnamental Features:Pinky Winky® Hydrangea features bold conical white flowers at the ends of the branches from mid summer to late fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Pinky Winky® Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.Pinky...
Description:A beautiful long-season bloomer featuring cones of mixed sterile and fertile white flowers in mid to late summer which fade...
Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius 'Jefam')
$29.99
Description:Quite the colorful shrub, this garden beauty boasts yellow-orange-red new foliage in spring and summer, maturing to lime green then purple in the fall; a compact variety that will grow nearly anywhereOrnamental Features:Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark features showy clusters of white flowers at the ends of the branches from late spring to early summer, which emerge from distinctive pink flower buds. It has attractive deciduous orange foliage with yellow veins and tinges of lime green which emerges yellow in spring. The serrated lobed leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. It features abundant showy red capsules from early to mid fall. The peeling tan bark and indian red branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or...
Description:Quite the colorful shrub, this garden beauty boasts yellow-orange-red new foliage in spring and summer, maturing to lime green then...
Black Knight Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii 'Black Knight')
$29.99
Description:A tall garden plant with dark purple flowers in late summer when little else blooms, and attracts butterflies; may treat as a perennial and cut it back to the ground each spring as it regrows vigorously and blooms on new woodOrnamental Features:Black Knight Butterfly Bush features showy panicles of fragrant deep purple flowers with black eyes at the ends of the branches from mid summer to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has grayish green foliage throughout the season. The fuzzy narrow leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Black Knight Butterfly Bush is an open multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best...
Description:A tall garden plant with dark purple flowers in late summer when little else blooms, and attracts butterflies; may treat...
Ivory Halo Dogwood (Cornus alba 'Ivory Halo')
$29.99
Description:A compact and very hardy shrub, well suited for color contrast in many garden applications; features very showy white-variegated foliage and brilliant red stems which show up well against the winter snowOrnamental Features:Ivory Halo Dogwood has attractive white-variegated green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves are highly ornamental but do not develop any appreciable fall color. It has clusters of creamy white flowers at the ends of the branches in late spring. It produces white berries in mid summer. The red branches are extremely showy and add significant winter interest.Landscape Attributes:Ivory Halo Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.Ivory Halo...
Description:A compact and very hardy shrub, well suited for color contrast in many garden applications; features very showy white-variegated foliage...
Cardinal Dogwood (Cornus sericea 'Cardinal')
$39.99
Description:An excellent general purpose shrub for northern landscapes, very hardy; good fall color, and bright red stems show up well against the winter snow; can actually grow quite large, plan well aheadOrnamental Features:Cardinal Dogwood has clusters of creamy white flowers at the ends of the branches in late spring. It has green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall. It produces white berries in late summer. The cherry red branches are extremely showy and add significant winter interest.Landscape Attributes:Cardinal Dogwood is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard. Gardeners...
Description:An excellent general purpose shrub for northern landscapes, very hardy; good fall color, and bright red stems show up well...
Cranberry Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster apiculatus)
$29.99
Description:Certainly one of the most popular medium sized groundcovers, a mounded spreading shrub with dense, tightly held branches; pretty pink flowers in spring along the branches, followed by striking red fruit in fall, a versatile plant for general landscape useOrnamental Features:Cranberry Cotoneaster is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit. It features an abundance of magnificent red berries from late summer to late fall. It features tiny clusters of pink flowers along the branches in late spring. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The tiny glossy round leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Cranberry Cotoneaster is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as...
Description:Certainly one of the most popular medium sized groundcovers, a mounded spreading shrub with dense, tightly held branches; pretty pink...
Coral Beauty Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster dammeri 'Coral Beauty')
$29.99
Description:One of the best low spreading groundcovers, featuring white flowers in spring and showy coral pink fruit in fall; evergreen leaves require adequate snow cover or protection from winter sun and wind in exposed locationsOrnamental Features:Coral Beauty Cotoneaster is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit. It features an abundance of magnificent coral-pink berries from late summer to late fall. It features tiny clusters of white flowers along the branches in late spring. It has dark green foliage. The small glossy oval leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Coral Beauty Cotoneaster is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Deer don't particularly...
Description:One of the best low spreading groundcovers, featuring white flowers in spring and showy coral pink fruit in fall; evergreen...
Compact Winged Burning Bush (Euonymus alatus 'Compactus')
$29.99
Description:A spectacular and compact garden shrub which turns a luminous florescent pink color in fall, very showy; a shapely mounded growth habit and interesting corky wings on the branches; a very popular and adaptable landscape plantOrnamental Features:Compact Winged Burning Bush has green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding cherry red in the fall. The flowers are not ornamentally significant. It produces red capsules from early to late fall. The warty brown bark and harvest gold branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Compact Winged Burning Bush is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.Compact Winged Burning Bush...
Description:A spectacular and compact garden shrub which turns a luminous florescent pink color in fall, very showy; a shapely mounded...
Lynwood Gold Forsythia (Forsythia x intermedia 'Lynwood Gold')
$39.99
Description:Heralding the arrival of spring, this popular shrub features prolific yellow flowers smothering the branches in early spring ahead of the leaves, the rest of the year rather unassuming; an upright cultivar with showy bright yellow flowersOrnamental Features:Lynwood Gold Forsythia is bathed in stunning gold bell-shaped flowers along the branches in early spring before the leaves. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The serrated pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Lynwood Gold Forsythia is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. Deer...
Description:Heralding the arrival of spring, this popular shrub features prolific yellow flowers smothering the branches in early spring ahead of...
Common Witchhazel (Hamamelis virginiana)
$39.99
Description:A large shrub with an upright, wide-spreading habit of growth; fall is its season to shine, with fragrant bright yellow strap-shaped flowers and golden fall foliage (which often hides the flowers); grow where space is not a problemOrnamental Features:Common Witchhazel has fragrant yellow strap-like flowers along the branches in late fall before the leaves, which are interesting on close inspection. It has green foliage throughout the season. The serrated round leaves turn an outstanding yellow in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Common Witchhazel is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. Deer don't particularly care for this...
Description:A large shrub with an upright, wide-spreading habit of growth; fall is its season to shine, with fragrant bright yellow...
All Summer Beauty Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'All Summer Beauty')
$29.99
Description:A compact hydrangea that tends to bloom on old wood, resulting in an incredibly long-lasting performance; massive ball-shaped mophead flowers are rich blue in acidic soil, blending into shades of soft pink in more alkaline soilsOrnamental Features:All Summer Beauty Hydrangea features bold balls of blue flowers with shell pink overtones at the ends of the branches from early summer to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:All Summer Beauty Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers....
Description:A compact hydrangea that tends to bloom on old wood, resulting in an incredibly long-lasting performance; massive ball-shaped mophead flowers...
Winter Red Winterberry (Ilex verticillata 'Winter Red')
$29.99
Description:A justifiably popular deciduous holly valued for its abundant and colorful cherry red berries throughout winter, requires a male pollinator; upright growth habit, suckers into colonies; requires moist acidic soils, good for problem areasOrnamental Features:Winter Red Winterberry is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit. It features an abundance of magnificent cherry red berries from mid fall to late winter. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The flowers are not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Winter Red Winterberry is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely oval form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice...
Description:A justifiably popular deciduous holly valued for its abundant and colorful cherry red berries throughout winter, requires a male pollinator;...
Regel Privet (Ligustrum obtusifolium 'Regel')
$29.99
Description:One of the most popular shrubs for use in pruned or formal hedges, takes pruning exceptionally well, more compact than the species with an interesting horizontal branching habit; easy to grow, handles polluted city conditions wellOrnamental Features:Regel Privet has panicles of lightly-scented white flowers hanging below the branches from late spring to early summer. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Regel Privet is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.Regel Privet is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Hedges/Screening
Description:One of the most popular shrubs for use in pruned or formal hedges, takes pruning exceptionally well, more compact than...
Golden Privet (Ligustrum x vicaryi)
$29.99
Description:A common pruned hedge and garden shrub, takes pruning exceptionally well; colorful yellow foliage all season long, an excellent color accent plant; easy to grow, handles pollution well but needs full sun for best colorOrnamental Features:Golden Privet has attractive gold foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves are highly ornamental but do not develop any appreciable fall color. It has panicles of lightly-scented white flowers hanging below the branches from late spring to early summer. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Golden Privet is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.Golden Privet is recommended for the following landscape applications; Hedges/Screening General Garden Use
Description:A common pruned hedge and garden shrub, takes pruning exceptionally well; colorful yellow foliage all season long, an excellent color...
Henry's Garnet Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet')
$29.99
Description:An improved selection of a native shrub which features extremely long and narrow panicles of white flowers in early summer, excellent fall color is more reliable than the species; spreads to form small colonies, good for the garden or for naturalizingOrnamental Features:Henry's Garnet Virginia Sweetspire has racemes of fragrant white flowers at the ends of the branches in early summer. It has green foliage throughout the season. The narrow leaves turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The smooth brown bark and purple branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Henry's Garnet Virginia Sweetspire is a dense spreading deciduous shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should only be pruned...
Description:An improved selection of a native shrub which features extremely long and narrow panicles of white flowers in early summer,...
Double Delights&#8482 Wedding Gown Bigleaf Hydrangea(Hydrangea Macrophylla)
$29.99
Description:Fully double, white flower head resembles a mini bridal bouquet, with an outer ring of large, double flowers surrounding a center packed with smaller, double ones. Remove spent blooms. Stays compact and prefers part shade.Key Attributes: Height: 2-3 Feet Tall Spread: 3-4 Feet Wide Color: white flower Sun / Shade: Part Sun Shade
Description:Fully double, white flower head resembles a mini bridal bouquet, with an outer ring of large, double flowers surrounding a...
Annabelle Hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle')
$29.99
Description:A hardy, showy shrub which features enormous ball-shaped white flower heads in mid summer, lasting for a long time; best if treated like a perennial and pruned to a few inches from the ground in spring, blooms on new growth; somewhat coarseOrnamental Features:Annabelle Hydrangea features bold balls of white flowers at the ends of the branches from mid to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Annabelle Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its strikingly bold and coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced landscape composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.Annabelle Hydrangea is...
Description:A hardy, showy shrub which features enormous ball-shaped white flower heads in mid summer, lasting for a long time; best...
Northern Bayberry (Myrica pensylvanica)
$29.99
Description:An interesting native shrub known for its unusual small, waxy gray fruit which tightly hug the branches through the winter; thrives in poor, sandy or gravely acidic soils, some suckering, excellent for massing; fruit are often used for candlesOrnamental Features:Northern Bayberry has dark green foliage throughout the season. The fragrant narrow leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The flowers are not ornamentally significant. It produces gray berries from mid fall to late winter. The smooth khaki (brownish-green) bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Northern Bayberry is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Deer...
Description:An interesting native shrub known for its unusual small, waxy gray fruit which tightly hug the branches through the winter;...
Bonanza Gold Japanese Barberry (Berberis thunbergii 'Bonanza Gold')
$24.99
Description:A very dwarf form of the species, ideal for detail use in the garden; superb yellow foliage all season long, excellent contrast plant where very small size is requiredOrnamental Features:Bonanza Gold Japanese Barberry is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit. The fruits are showy red drupes carried in abundance from early to late fall. It has attractive gold foliage throughout the season. The small oval leaves are highly ornamental and turn yellow in fall. It has clusters of yellow flowers hanging below the branches in mid spring, which are interesting on close inspection.Landscape Attributes:Bonanza Gold Japanese Barberry is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave...
Description:A very dwarf form of the species, ideal for detail use in the garden; superb yellow foliage all season long,...
Double Flowered Japanese Kerria (Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora')
$29.99
Description:A colorful spring blooming shrub featuring fully double puffy golden flowers on upright thin, colorful stems and light green leaves; spreads by suckering to form a natural mass; use in groupings in partial shade in the garden, grows quite tallOrnamental Features:Double Flowered Japanese Kerria features showy yellow flowers along the branches from early to mid spring. It has light green foliage throughout the season. The narrow leaves turn lemon yellow in fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The smooth bark and lime green branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Double Flowered Japanese Kerria is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which can make it a great accent feature on this basis alone.This is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care and upkeep, and should only be pruned...
Description:A colorful spring blooming shrub featuring fully double puffy golden flowers on upright thin, colorful stems and light green leaves;...
Invincibelle® Spirit Smooth Hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens 'NCHA1')
$34.99
Description:This hot new selection features enormous ball-shaped deep pink flower heads in mid summer, lasting for a very long time; best if treated like a perennial and pruned to a few inches from the ground in spring, blooms on new growth; somewhat coarseOrnamental Features:Invincibelle® Spirit Smooth Hydrangea features bold balls of hot pink flowers with rose overtones at the ends of the branches from early to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Invincibelle® Spirit Smooth Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its strikingly bold and coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced landscape composition.This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has...
Description:This hot new selection features enormous ball-shaped deep pink flower heads in mid summer, lasting for a very long time;...