Fothergilla, Blue Mist (Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist') Valuable plant used for hedges and borders. Attractive in three seasons: fragrant showy spring flowers; frosty blue leaves in summer; and brilliant yellow, red, orange fall color.
I have a guelder rose in the front garden that I absolutely adore. This North American version of the native British shrub, Viburnum trilobum 'Bailey Compact' (American cranberry bush) appeals to my inner collector.
Best Flowering Shrubs for Hedges Why fence with rust-prone metal, rot-ready wood, or plastic pickets when you can have lovely floral fretwork to enclose your yard and guide the way through your garden?