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.

Winterthur Viburnum (Viburnum nudum 'Winterthur')
$29.99
Description:An exquisite garden shrub with numerous attributes; showy flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring followed by masses of blue-black fruit in fall and consistent fall color; a compact low maintenance plant, ideal for the shrub borderOrnamental Features:Winterthur Viburnum is bathed in stunning fragrant creamy white flat-top flowers at the ends of the branches in late spring. The royal blue fruits are held in abundance in spectacular clusters from late summer to late winter. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The glossy oval leaves turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall.Landscape Attributes:Winterthur Viburnum 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 pruned after flowering to avoid removing...
Description:An exquisite garden shrub with numerous attributes; showy flat-topped clusters of creamy white flowers in spring followed by masses of...
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;...
Winter Gem Boxwood (Buxus microphylla 'Winter Gem')
$29.99
Description:This compact boxwood is great for smaller areas; foliage bronzes in winter adding seasonal interest; an extremely versatile shrub that's ideal for small and formal hedges or topiary, takes pruning exceptionally wellOrnamental Features:Winter Gem Boxwood has green foliage. The small glossy oval leaves remain green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Winter Gem Boxwood is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub 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 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.Winter Gem Boxwood is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Rock/Alpine Gardens Border Edging...
Description:This compact boxwood is great for smaller areas; foliage bronzes in winter adding seasonal interest; an extremely versatile shrub that's...
Ward's Yew (Taxus x media 'Wardii')
$29.99
Description:An incredibly versatile evergreen shrub with a compact low spreading habit, light green emerging foliage is held against dense, dark green needles in spring; a choice shrub for a low hedge, or border accent; takes pruning very well; does well in shadeOrnamental Features:Ward's Yew has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The ferny leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. The flowers are not ornamentally significant. The fruits are showy red drupes displayed from early to late fall.Landscape Attributes:Ward's Yew is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.Ward's Yew is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Hedges/Screening General Garden Use Topiary
Description:An incredibly versatile evergreen shrub with a compact low spreading habit, light green emerging foliage is held against dense, dark...
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...
Vanilla Strawberry™ Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Renhy')
$29.99
Description:Wonderful white panicles turn to raspberry pink over the summer; a bold and audacious shrub that produces endless reams of massive and dense conical flower clusters at the ends of the branches; long-lasting bloomsOrnamental Features:Vanilla Strawberry™ 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:Vanilla Strawberry™ 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.Vanilla Strawberry™ Hydrangea is recommended for the...
Description:Wonderful white panicles turn to raspberry pink over the summer; a bold and audacious shrub that produces endless reams of...
Twist-n-Shout® Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'PIIHM-I')
$39.99
Description:Lacy deep-pink centers are surrounded by gorgeous blossoms of pink or periwinkle blue, depending on soil type, blooms on both old and new wood all summer long; sturdy red stems, glossy deep green leaves turn red in fall to offer year-round interestOrnamental Features:Twist-n-Shout® Hydrangea features showy hot pink lacecap flowers with blue overtones at the ends of the branches from early summer to early fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The glossy pointy leaves turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Twist-n-Shout® 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...
Description:Lacy deep-pink centers are surrounded by gorgeous blossoms of pink or periwinkle blue, depending on soil type, blooms on both...
Tom Thumb Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster apiculatus 'Tom Thumb')
$29.99
Description:A very popular low growing groundcover, with a mounded spreading habit of growth; dense, tightly held branches; light pink flowers in spring along the branches, followed by striking red fruit in fall, one of the overall best groundcoversOrnamental Features:Tom Thumb 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:Tom Thumb Cotoneaster is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. 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...
Description:A very popular low growing groundcover, with a mounded spreading habit of growth; dense, tightly held branches; light pink flowers...
Tom Thumb Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis 'Tom Thumb')
$24.99
Description:A distinctive little evergreen, featuring showy rich green foliage all season, forms a dense rounded ball shape without pruning; excellent for use in smaller home gardens and landscapes; best with some sun, protect from drying windsOrnamental Features:Tom Thumb Arborvitae has attractive dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The scale-like leaves are highly ornamental and remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Tom Thumb Arborvitae is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub 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 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.Tom Thumb Arborvitae is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Mass...
Description:A distinctive little evergreen, featuring showy rich green foliage all season, forms a dense rounded ball shape without pruning; excellent...
Tiger Eyes® Sumac (Rhus typhina 'Bailtiger')
$29.99
Description:An exciting new plant on the scene, featuring finely cut tropical-looking foliage which emerges chartreuse turning bright gold all season, with fabulous yellow, orange and scarlet fall color; suckers less than the species, a great garden color accentOrnamental Features:Tiger Eyes® Sumac has gold foliage which emerges chartreuse in spring. The deeply cut ferny pinnately compound leaves turn an outstanding orange in the fall. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Tiger Eyes® Sumac is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a stunning habit of growth which features almost oriental horizontally-tiered branches. 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 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.Tiger Eyes® Sumac is recommended for the...
Description:An exciting new plant on the scene, featuring finely cut tropical-looking foliage which emerges chartreuse turning bright gold all season,...
Tardiva Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva')
$39.99
Description:A showy late summer-blooming shrub with cone-shaped panicles of mixed sterile and fertile white flowers which persist into winter, blooms well in shade; somewhat coarse in appearance, regular pruning recommended; needs slightly acidic well-drained soilOrnamental Features:Tardiva Hydrangea features bold conical white flowers with pink overtones at the ends of the branches from late 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:Tardiva 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.Tardiva Hydrangea is recommended for...
Description:A showy late summer-blooming shrub with cone-shaped panicles of mixed sterile and fertile white flowers which persist into winter, blooms...
Summer Wine® Ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius 'Seward')
$29.99
Description:This stunning garden shrub has all the charm and color of its parent Diablo but in a significantly more compact form; foliage emerges a wine-red and fades to reddish-purple, setting apart the showy white flowers in spring, also has curious peeling barkOrnamental Features:Summer Wine® 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 deep purple foliage which emerges crimson in spring. The serrated lobed leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding red in the fall. It features abundant showy red capsules from early to mid fall. The peeling tan bark and dark red branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Summer Wine® Ninebark is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less...
Description:This stunning garden shrub has all the charm and color of its parent Diablo but in a significantly more compact...
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...
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....
Spilled Wine® Weigela (Weigela florida 'Bokraspiwi')
$34.99
Description:An impressive variety that forms a low mounded shrub with deep dark foliage that doesn't fade to green; hot pink trumpet-shaped flowers attract hummingbirds in spring; very showy, ideal for the mixed garden borderOrnamental Features:Spilled Wine® Weigela features showy clusters of hot pink trumpet-shaped flowers with buttery yellow anthers along the branches from late spring to early summer. It has attractive dark red foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves are highly ornamental and turn an outstanding burgundy in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Spilled Wine® Weigela is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a mounded 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 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 impressive variety that forms a low mounded shrub with deep dark foliage that doesn't fade to green; hot pink...
Snowmound Spirea (Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound')
$24.99
Description:A stunning specimen shrub absolutely smothered in snow-white flowers in late spring held along gracefully arching branches, attractive shape and foliage the rest of the year; needs full sun and well-drained soilOrnamental Features:Snowmound Spirea is bathed in stunning clusters of white flowers held atop the branches from mid to late spring. It has bluish-green foliage throughout the season. The small serrated oval leaves turn an outstanding coppery-bronze in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Snowmound Spirea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined 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 butterflies to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to...
Description:A stunning specimen shrub absolutely smothered in snow-white flowers in late spring held along gracefully arching branches, attractive shape and...
Snow Queen Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snow Queen')
$29.99
Description:A phenomenally attractive shrub featuring showy upright flower spikes which fade from white to pink, interesting foliage with reliable fall color and papery bark; rather coarse in appearance, best used in groupings in a garden compositionOrnamental Features:Snow Queen 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 brick red in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. The peeling brick red bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape.Landscape Attributes:Snow Queen 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...
Description:A phenomenally attractive shrub featuring showy upright flower spikes which fade from white to pink, interesting foliage with reliable fall...
Slowmound Mugo Pine (Pinus mugo 'Slowmound')
$34.99
Description:A high quality evergreen garden shrub with an extremely dense, mounded habit of growth throughout its life, very compact and slow growing, rugged and hardy, excellent for form, texture and color detail in home gardens or for rock gardens; needs full sunOrnamental Features:Slowmound Mugo Pine has emerald green foliage. The needles remain emerald green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Slowmound Mugo Pine is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub 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 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.Slowmound Mugo Pine is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Rock/Alpine Gardens General Garden Use
Description:A high quality evergreen garden shrub with an extremely dense, mounded habit of growth throughout its life, very compact and...
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...
Silver Variegated Dogwood (Cornus alba 'Elegantissima')
$29.99
Description:One of the very hardiest of the variegated shrubs for garden use, although it can grow quite large for most gardens; also features stunning red stems which show up well against the winter snow; ideal for color accent in many landscaping applicationsOrnamental Features:Silver Variegated 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:Silver Variegated 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...
Description:One of the very hardiest of the variegated shrubs for garden use, although it can grow quite large for most...
Shamrock Inkberry Holly (Ilex glabra 'Shamrock')
$29.99
Description:A highly desirable and versatile evergreen landscape shrub, can be used in the garden or for hedging, massing and topiary, takes pruning very well; small glossy leaves and a naturally dense, compact oval formOrnamental Features:Shamrock Inkberry Holly has dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The glossy narrow leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Shamrock Inkberry Holly 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 shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;Shamrock Inkberry Holly is recommended for the following landscape applications; Mass Planting Hedges/Screening General Garden Use Topiary
Description:A highly desirable and versatile evergreen landscape shrub, can be used in the garden or for hedging, massing and topiary,...
Sea Green Juniper (Juniperus chinensis 'Sea Green')
$29.99
Description:A popular and beautiful evergreen landscape shrub for general garden and massing use, features an arching, sprawling branching habit with downturned tips, very attractive, deep green needle-like foliage; does best with full sunOrnamental Features:Sea Green Juniper has attractive bluish-green foliage. The scale-like leaves are highly ornamental and remain bluish-green throughout the winter. It produces powder blue berries from late spring to late winter. The flowers are not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Sea Green Juniper 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 can make it a great accent feature on this basis alone.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has...
Description:A popular and beautiful evergreen landscape shrub for general garden and massing use, features an arching, sprawling branching habit with...
Ruby Spice Summersweet (Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice')
$29.99
Description:One of the most fragrant of all garden shrubs with showy spikes of sweetly scented deep pink flowers bloom in late summer when little else is in flower; a very hardy variety, neat, tidy habit of growth and good fall color; needs moist acidic soilOrnamental Features:Ruby Spice Summersweet has masses of beautiful spikes of fragrant ruby-red flowers rising above the foliage from mid to late summer, which are most effective when planted in groupings. It has green foliage throughout the season. The glossy round leaves turn an outstanding harvest gold in the fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.Landscape Attributes:Ruby Spice Summersweet is a 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...
Description:One of the most fragrant of all garden shrubs with showy spikes of sweetly scented deep pink flowers bloom in...
Ruby Slippers Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia 'Ruby Slippers')
$34.99
Description:A choice compact garden or massing shrub featuring showy spikes of flowers which emerge white and quickly turn deep pink; interesting deep green foliage with mahogany fall color, and papery bark; somewhat coarse in appearance, best used in groupingsOrnamental Features:Ruby Slippers Hydrangea features bold conical hot pink flowers with white overtones at the ends of the branches from early to mid summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has attractive dark green foliage throughout the season. The lobed leaves are highly ornamental and 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:Ruby Slippers 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 is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is...
Description:A choice compact garden or massing shrub featuring showy spikes of flowers which emerge white and quickly turn deep pink;...