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.

Limelight Hydrangea (tree form) (Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight (tree form)')
$99.00
Description:This selection is grafted onto a standard to raise the flowers to eye level, features enormous, dense upright panicles of flower heads that start out a soft lime green, fading over the summer to white and finally brown in fallOrnamental Features:Limelight Hydrangea (tree form) features bold conical lime green flowers with white overtones 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:Limelight Hydrangea (tree form) is a deciduous dwarf tree, selected and trained to grow in a small tree-like form with the primary plant grafted high atop a standard. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.This is a high maintenance dwarf tree that will require regular...
Description:This selection is grafted onto a standard to raise the flowers to eye level, features enormous, dense upright panicles of...
Climbing Hydrangea  Hydrangea anomala 'var. petiolaris'
$99.00
Description: One of the most sought-after climbers, this vine makes an excellent flowering cover for vertical structures and trees, and can also be used as a groundcover; attractive white lacecap-like flowers in mid summer and clean foliage; a self-clinging vine Ornamental Features: Climbing Hydrangea is smothered in stunning fragrant white lacecap flowers along the branches from early to mid summer. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The peeling brown bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape. Landscape Attributes: Climbing Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous woody vine with a twining and trailing habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage. This woody vine will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the...
Description: One of the most sought-after climbers, this vine makes an excellent flowering cover for vertical structures and trees, and...
Green Mountain Boxwood (pyramid form) (Buxus 'Green Mountain (pyramid)')
$59.00
Description:A compact, hybrid, broadleaf evergreen that is clipped and maintained in a perfect pyramidal form; makes a great accent or garden detail plant, very popular and one of the hardier varietiesOrnamental Features:Green Mountain Boxwood (pyramid form) has green foliage. The small round leaves remain green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Green Mountain Boxwood (pyramid form) is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It is a good choice for attracting bees to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.Green Mountain Boxwood (pyramid form) is recommended for the following...
Description:A compact, hybrid, broadleaf evergreen that is clipped and maintained in a perfect pyramidal form; makes a great accent or...
Franky Boy Arborvitae (Thuja orientalis 'Franky Boy')
$59.00
Description:This exquisite variety produces threadlike branches with tiny scale like leaves that are bright yellow-green; puts on a dramatic winter show when the outer edges of the plant turn a rusty bronze color; makes a great garden accent or low hedgeOrnamental Features:Franky Boy Arborvitae has chartreuse foliage which emerges yellow in spring. The threadlike leaves turn coppery-bronze in fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The shaggy indian red bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Franky Boy Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a shapely oval form. 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.Franky Boy Arborvitae is recommended for...
Description:This exquisite variety produces threadlike branches with tiny scale like leaves that are bright yellow-green; puts on a dramatic winter...
Slender Hinoki Falsecypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Gracilis')
$59.00
Description:A graceful addition to any home landscape, this small accent tree features finely-textured deep green foliage all season long on a narrow pyramidal form; best used for skyline articulation or as an accent in the yardOrnamental Features:Slender Hinoki Falsecypress has dark green foliage. The scale-like leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Slender Hinoki Falsecypress is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. 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 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.Slender Hinoki Falsecypress is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Vertical Accent Mass Planting...
Description:A graceful addition to any home landscape, this small accent tree features finely-textured deep green foliage all season long on...
Koster's Falsecypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Kosteri')
$59.00
Description:A preferred dwarf evergreen shrub for both bonsai and rock gardens, featuring dense sprays of twisted and mossy green foliage on a mounded shape; very slow growing, remains compact without pruning; use as detail in the home landscapeOrnamental Features:Koster's Falsecypress has light green foliage. The scale-like leaves turn coppery-bronze in fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Koster's Falsecypress is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.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.Koster's Falsecypress is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Rock/Alpine Gardens General Garden Use Container Planting
Description:A preferred dwarf evergreen shrub for both bonsai and rock gardens, featuring dense sprays of twisted and mossy green foliage...
Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry (Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Autumn Brilliance')
$59.00
Description:A great small tree prized for its abundance of showy white flowers in spring and consistently beautiful fall colors; a great three-season shade tree for small landscapesOrnamental Features:Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry is covered in stunning clusters of white flowers rising above the foliage in early spring before the leaves. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The oval leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall. It produces blue berries from late spring to early summer. The smooth gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry is an open multi-stemmed deciduous tree with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your...
Description:A great small tree prized for its abundance of showy white flowers in spring and consistently beautiful fall colors; a...
Mohican Viburnum (Viburnum lantana 'Mohican')
$49.99
Description:A splendid home garden shrub, featuring flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring and fruit which starts pink, changing to red and finally black in fall, holds color longer than the species; upright and neatly compact, tough and adaptableOrnamental Features:Mohican Viburnum is covered in stunning creamy white flat-top flowers at the ends of the branches in mid spring. The tomato-orange fruits are held in abundance in spectacular clusters from mid summer to late fall. It has dark green foliage with gray undersides throughout the season. The large fuzzy pointy leaves turn an outstanding deep purple in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Mohican Viburnum 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 should only be pruned after...
Description:A splendid home garden shrub, featuring flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring and fruit which starts pink, changing...
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...
Alfredo Highbush Cranberry (Viburnum trilobum 'Alfredo')
$39.99
Description:A highly desirable garden shrub, featuring showy clusters of pure white pinwheel flowers in spring, brilliant red fruit and superb fall color, golden stems; denser and more compact than the species, hardy and adaptable, excellent for foundation plantingsOrnamental Features:Alfredo Highbush Cranberry features showy white lacecap flowers held atop the branches in late spring. It has dark green foliage which emerges brick red in spring. The serrated lobed leaves turn an outstanding red in the fall. It produces scarlet berries from late summer to late winter. The smooth gray bark and gold branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Alfredo Highbush Cranberry is a dense 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...
Description:A highly desirable garden shrub, featuring showy clusters of pure white pinwheel flowers in spring, brilliant red fruit and superb...
Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris)
$39.99
Description:An old-fashioned homestead favorite, perfuming the air with fragrance in early spring from upright panicles of lilac-pink flowers; upright, bushy habit, quite leggy, suckers profusely, makes a great tall and dense hedgeOrnamental Features:Common Lilac features showy panicles of fragrant lilac purple flowers rising above the foliage in mid spring. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has bluish-green foliage throughout the season. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Common Lilac 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 is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care and upkeep, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard, but...
Description:An old-fashioned homestead favorite, perfuming the air with fragrance in early spring from upright panicles of lilac-pink flowers; upright, bushy...
Red Prince Weigela (Weigela florida 'Red Prince')
$39.99
Description:An outstanding spring-flowering shrub, absolutely smothered in bright red trumpet-shaped flowers that attract hummingbirds like magnets; settles into the background the rest of the year, somewhat coarse and open in habit, good for general garden useOrnamental Features:Red Prince Weigela is draped in stunning clusters of red trumpet-shaped flowers along the branches from late spring to mid summer. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Red Prince Weigela is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. 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. It is a good choice for attracting hummingbirds to your yard. It...
Description:An outstanding spring-flowering shrub, absolutely smothered in bright red trumpet-shaped flowers that attract hummingbirds like magnets; settles into the background...
Alice Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia 'Alice')
$39.99
Description:An excellent very large garden or massing shrub featuring enormous showy flower spikes which fade from milky white to pink, interesting foliage with reliable fall color and papery bark; rather coarse in appearance, best used in groupingsOrnamental Features:Alice Hydrangea features bold fragrant conical white flowers with pink overtones at the ends of the branches from early to mid summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has dark green foliage which emerges grayish green in spring. The large fuzzy lobed leaves turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The peeling brick red bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Alice Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its strikingly bold and coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced landscape composition.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the...
Description:An excellent very large garden or massing shrub featuring enormous showy flower spikes which fade from milky white to pink,...
Strawberry Sundae&#174 Panicle Hydrangea(Hydrangea Paniculata)
$39.99
Description:Similar to 'Vanilla Strawberry' but with a smaller stature. Flowers emerge creamy white, change to pink then finally strawberry red. Compact habit. A First Editions® introduction.Key Attributes: Height: 4-5 Feet Tall Spread: 3-4 Feet Wide Color: pink flower Sun / Shade: Full Sun
Description:Similar to 'Vanilla Strawberry' but with a smaller stature. Flowers emerge creamy white, change to pink then finally strawberry red....
Emerald Triumph Viburnum (Viburnum 'Emerald Triumph')
$39.99
Description:An outstanding hybrid garden shrub, featuring flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring and fruit which starts orange-red changing to black in fall; rounded and compact, tough and adaptable, a great specimen for the shrub gardenOrnamental Features:Emerald Triumph Viburnum features showy creamy white flat-top flowers at the ends of the branches in mid spring. The red fruits are held in abundance in spectacular clusters from late summer to late fall. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The fuzzy pointy leaves turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Emerald Triumph Viburnum 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 should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current...
Description:An outstanding hybrid garden shrub, featuring flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring and fruit which starts orange-red changing...
Popcorn Doublefile Viburnum (Viburnum plicatum 'Popcorn')
$39.99
Description:When in bloom, this cultivar is clothed in curious balls of snowy white flowers that resemble popcorn, held atop the branches in spring; has attractive upward branching and good fall color; fruit is produced sporadically; makes a fantastic specimen shrubOrnamental Features:Popcorn Doublefile Viburnum is draped in stunning clusters of white flowers held atop the branches in mid spring. The red fruits are held in abundance in spectacular clusters from mid summer to early fall. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The serrated pointy leaves turn an outstanding brick red in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Popcorn Doublefile Viburnum 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...
Description:When in bloom, this cultivar is clothed in curious balls of snowy white flowers that resemble popcorn, held atop the...
Mme. Lemoine Lilac (Syringa vulgaris 'Mme. Lemoine')
$39.99
Description:One of the classics, this spring blooming lilac features double white flowers with the sweetest perfume in upright panicles; upright, multi-stemmed habit, tends to sucker, ideal for screening; full sun and well-drained soil, allow room for air movementOrnamental Features:Mme. Lemoine Lilac features showy panicles of fragrant white flowers rising above the foliage in mid spring. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has bluish-green foliage throughout the season. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Mme. Lemoine Lilac 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 is a high maintenance shrub that will require regular care and upkeep, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It is a good choice...
Description:One of the classics, this spring blooming lilac features double white flowers with the sweetest perfume in upright panicles; upright,...
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...
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...
Summer Crush Bigleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Bailmacfive' )
$39.99
Description: With a profusion of big raspberry red or neon purple blooms, Summer Crush® brings floral quality blooms to your garden or patio container. Not only is it drop-dead gorgeous, but it is compact so you get a neat, tidy look throughout the summer. Fill a patio container with Summer Crush for a stunning look all season long. Summer Crush® will make your outdoor living space the talk of the neighborhood. 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. It has no significant negative characteristics.   Summer Crush Bigleaf Hydrangea is recommended for the following landscape applications;   Mass Planting General Garden Use Container Planting
Description: With a profusion of big raspberry red or neon purple blooms, Summer Crush® brings floral quality blooms to your...
Variegated False Holly Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Goshiki'
$39.99
Description: This cultivar is similar in looks to holly, but it's actually related to lilac and privet; beautiful golden-variegated leaves are quite ornamental; flowers may not be showy but are extremely fragrant, blooming in fall; more adaptable than holly Ornamental Features: Variegated False Holly has attractive gold-variegated green foliage which emerges harvest gold in spring. The spiny pointy leaves are highly ornamental and remain green throughout the winter. It features subtle fragrant white flowers along the branches in mid fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The smooth khaki (brownish-green) bark is extremely showy and adds significant winter interest. Landscape Attributes: Variegated False Holly is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen 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 is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best...
Description: This cultivar is similar in looks to holly, but it's actually related to lilac and privet; beautiful golden-variegated leaves...
Grune Kugel Arborvitae (Thuja plicata 'Grune Kugel')
$39.99
Description:A real gem of an evergreen shrub, forming a compact egg-shaped mound; features dark green foliage that attains a purplish cast in winter; ideal for use as an interesting detail accent in the shrub or rock garden; performs best in moist, humid locationsOrnamental Features:Grune Kugel Arborvitae has dark green foliage. The scale-like leaves turn an outstanding plum purple in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Grune Kugel Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a shapely oval form. 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.Grune Kugel Arborvitae is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Hedges/Screening Rock/Alpine Gardens General...
Description:A real gem of an evergreen shrub, forming a compact egg-shaped mound; features dark green foliage that attains a purplish...
Glowing Embers Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Glowing Embers')
$39.99
Description:This much-desired showy summer-blooming garden shrub produces large deep pink globe-shaped flowers all summer long, somewhat coarse leaves; blooms on old wood so protection of flower buds in winter may be necessaryOrnamental Features:Glowing Embers Hydrangea features bold balls of hot pink flowers with red overtones at the ends of the branches from mid summer to early fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Glowing Embers 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. It has no significant negative characteristics.Glowing...
Description:This much-desired showy summer-blooming garden shrub produces large deep pink globe-shaped flowers all summer long, somewhat coarse leaves; blooms on...
Muskingum Gray Dogwood (Cornus racemosa 'Muszam')
$39.99
Description:Highly ornamental spring, summer and fall, with attractive fruit, leaves and berries; emerging foliage has reddish hue; this low growing spreader makes a good groundcoverOrnamental Features:Muskingum Gray Dogwood is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit. It features an abundance of magnificent white berries in late summer. It has clusters of creamy white flowers at the ends of the branches in late spring. It has grayish green foliage which emerges burgundy in spring. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding dark red in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Muskingum Gray Dogwood is a dense 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 shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard....
Description:Highly ornamental spring, summer and fall, with attractive fruit, leaves and berries; emerging foliage has reddish hue; this low growing...