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Image of Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

James H. Schutte

(American Elderberry)

This eastern North American cousin of black elderberry is a medium to large, fast-growing, deciduous shrub. It is grown for its ferny pinnate foliage, large, musky-scented flower heads, and showy clusters of fruits. A wildlife magnet, it attracts butterflies with its flowers and wildlife with its fruit.

In late spring and summer, large flat-topped cymes of creamy flowers appear. They are followed in late summer by blue-black berries. The frond-like leaves are divided into 5 to 11 toothed elliptic...

Image of Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

Jessie Keith

(American Elderberry)

This eastern North American cousin of black elderberry is a medium to large, fast-growing, deciduous shrub. It is grown for its ferny pinnate foliage, large, musky-scented flower heads, and showy clusters of fruits. A wildlife magnet, it attracts butterflies with its flowers and wildlife with its fruit.

In late spring and summer, large flat-topped cymes of creamy flowers appear. They are followed in late summer by blue-black berries. The frond-like leaves are divided into 5 to 11 toothed elliptic...

Image of Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis

James H. Schutte

(American Elderberry)

This eastern North American cousin of black elderberry is a medium to large, fast-growing, deciduous shrub. It is grown for its ferny pinnate foliage, large, musky-scented flower heads, and showy clusters of fruits. A wildlife magnet, it attracts butterflies with its flowers and wildlife with its fruit.

In late spring and summer, large flat-topped cymes of creamy flowers appear. They are followed in late summer by blue-black berries. The frond-like leaves are divided into 5 to 11 toothed elliptic...

(Elderberry)

Elderberries are large deciduous shrubs native to Europe, Asia and northern Africa. They are grown for their beautiful foliage, large, musky-scented flowers and showy clusters of fruits. Wildlife magnets, their inflorescences are often visited by butterflies and fruits are favored by birds.

Its pinnate (feathery) leaves are divided into many elliptic leaflets, giving a tropical appearance. The leaves emit a somewhat unpleasant odor when crushed. In late spring and summer, flat-topped umbels of...

Image of Sanchezia speciosa photo by: Carol Cloud Bailey

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Shrubby Whitevein)

An alternative to croton, shrubby whitevein or the common sanchezia boasts colorful foliage for a tropical border. The green leaves display contrasting lighter colored veins. Native to the rainforests of Ecuador and Peru, common sanchezia is now widely distributed across Tropical America. This evergreen, frost-tender shrub attains an upright oval silhouette with sparse and angled branches.

Glossy deep green leaves have a tapering oval shape and occur in pairs along green stems. The midvein and...

(Sweet Box)

Few shrubs can raise the spirits in winter as much as this small to medium-sized broadleaf evergreen from China. The handsome foliage hides the tiny white late-winter to early-spring flowers from view – but it doesn't mask their intense, intoxicatingly sweet fragrance. A welcome winter feature in their own right, the narrowly elliptic, glossy, dark green leaves are densely borne on the gently arching green stems. The blossoms appear along the branches at the leaf bases in clusters of five. Both male...

Image of Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna photo by: James Burghardt

James Burghardt

(Sweet Box)

Lovers of fragrance take note! Few shrubs can raise the spirits in winter as much as this small broadleaf evergreen from China. The handsome foliage hides the tiny white late-winter to early-spring flowers from view – but it doesn't mask their intense, intoxicatingly sweet perfume. A welcome winter feature in their own right, the narrowly lance-shaped, glossy, dark green leaves are paired on gently arching green or purple stems. The clustered blossoms appear in the leaf axils. Both male and female...

Image of Sarcococca ruscifolia photo by: JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

(Sweet Box)

Lovers of fragrance take note! Few shrubs can raise the spirits in winter as much as this small broadleaf evergreen from China. The handsome foliage hides the tiny white late-winter to early-spring flowers from view – but it doesn't mask their intense, intoxicatingly sweet fragrance. A welcome winter feature in their own right, the oval, glossy, dark green leaves are densely borne on broadly arching green stems. The clustered blossoms appear in the leaf axils. Both male and female flowers are borne...

(Japanese Dwarf Bamboo)

A shrub-like, low-growing, running bamboo, this Japanese native has narrow glossy green leaves and green to reddish stems (culms). The lance-shaped leaves are densely borne on the upright shoulder-high culms. Although usually evergreen, leaves may drop or go beige in harsh cold conditions. Culms spread by underground rhizomes to form extensive thickets.

Grow Japanese dwarf bamboo in any average to well-drained, moist garden soil in partial sun to partial shade. To control the plant's spread...

Image of Schefflera

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Schefflera)

Its lush spoked evergreen leaves and ease of care have long made umbrella plant (Schefflera actinophylla) a popular subject for containers and tropical gardens. Its hybrid 'Amate' improves on its parent in its superior pest and disease resistant and its sterile flowers. The round shiny dark green leaves with whorled, narrowly elliptic leaflets are attached by long stalks to upright stems, giving plants an airy, tiered look. The smooth gray bark is attractive. Plants form small trees in tropical...