Virginia rose (Rosa virginiana) is a native shrub, growing 2 to 6 feet high, with many spreading branches, thorny stems, and attractive flowers. The dark green, toothed leaves turn purplish-red in the fall. The fragrant 2- to 3-inch diameter flowers are pink with.
On display in late spring to midsummer, the long-lasting grapes of creamy-white flowers gradually turn rosy-pink as they mature. In the fall, the foliage of deeply lobed, oak-like leaves, turns bronze, crimson or burgundy. In the winter, the rich brown exfoliating bark becomes a real center of attraction.
Sep 20, This tough shrub earned its common name because of its autumn hues: In fall, the foliage turns glowing shades of red and pink. However, burning bush has become invasive in some regions of the country, so make sure to check if it's a problem in your area before planting.
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Oct 07, Early in the year the foliage is delicately pink, turning blue-green is summer and red-hot in autumn.
The flowers are tiny but the wispy hairs that cling to the spent blooms create the characteristic puffs of smoke that give the shrubs their common name. Smoke bush needs full sun and very good drainage, and can withstand dry conditions. May 12, Bloom time: Depending on variety, from late fall through spring 1915 Beverly MA colors: Red, pink, white.
Camellia is the standout of the winter garden, bearing showy rose-like blooms in shades of white, pink, or red when other shrubs are dormant. The glossy, green foliage of this broadleafed evergreen is also attractive year-round. Nov 25, Koreanspice viburnum produces pale pastel pink buds as early as March that bloom into white or pink clusters, along with a heady scent that calls to mind a spice-cake fragrance.
Bonus: This showy shrub delivers delight throughout the year, with its serrated green leaves turning deep red or burgundy in the fall. When it blooms: Spring.