Loading...
Join Our Gardening Club

Low Growing Shrubs

1 - 60 of 151

Rose 'The Fairy' (Polyantha)

…late summer and autumn colour. It produces abundant sprays of soft pink scentless blooms, on arching stems, with glossy leaves. It makes a good low growing hedge and ideal for front garden borders. The Royal Horticultural Society has awarded this rose its Award of Garden Merit. Height: 60cm (24).…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Pinus densiflora 'Low Glow'

Pinus densiflora 'Low Glow' is perfect for creating, low, rounded mounds of brightly coloured, textural foliage to contrast with taller, darker foliage plants. The branches are wreathed in long, bright green needles borne in pairs. Pinus densiflora 'Low Glow' also features small, yellow-brown cones.…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£34.99

Vinca major

…tough variety that will flourish in almost any position in the garden, from full sun to difficult shady corners. Periwinkle is a robust, low growing shrub that produces inky blue flowers from April right through until September. Vinca bears dark green, evergreen foliage on ground-covering stems…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£14.99

Cotoneaster adpressus 'Little Gem'

A low growing shrub for ground cover, the deciduous Cotoneaster adpressus 'Little Gem' fills it's role superbly. Little Gem has a spreading habit with mounds of green foliage so it can be relied upon to offer generous ground cover and will also carpet low walls or even banks that are impractical to…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£29.99

Rose 'Easy Elegance Grandma's Blessing' (Shrub Rose)

…pink blooms with a heavenly-sweet scent. Perfect for borders and containers, it grows with resilience - flowering from June right through to September. This special shrub rose been bred to be easy to grow as well low maintenance. Height: 1m (39). Spread: 60cm (24). Culinary information: Some parts…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Sarcococca confusa

…easy to grow evergreen shrub that is low maintenance and grows well in shade and partial shade. It has a distinct, pleasant honey like fragrance, with white flowers on the underside of stems full of waxy green leaves. Winter flowers are followed by long lasting black berries. A great shrub for…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£11.99

Escallonia 'Red Dream'

…Dream' has a useful low growing habit that makes it suitable for hedging and ground cover, as well as the planting in the shrub border. The glossy foliage is salt tolerant, making it an ideal shrub for coastal plantings. Hardy and low maintenance, this easy to grow shrub also provides a valuable…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£12.99

Azalea 'Dwarf Red'

…early in the season. Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and patio containers. With glossy evergreen foliage and blazing spring flowers, Azalea 'Dwarf Red' is a superb small evergreen shrub for year-round interest. Height and…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£12.99

Azalea 'Dwarf White'

…this evergreen azalea. Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and patio containers. With glossy evergreen foliage and fresh spring flowers, Azalea 'Dwarf White' is a superb small evergreen shrub for year-round interest. Height and…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£12.99

Azalea 'Dwarf Lilac'

…azalea in spring. Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and patio containers. With glossy evergreen foliage and fabulous spring flowers, Azalea 'Dwarf Lilac' is a superb small evergreen shrub for year-round interest. Height and…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£12.99

Azalea 'Dwarf Orange'

…azalea in spring. Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and patio containers. With glossy evergreen foliage and vibrant spring flowers, Azalea 'Dwarf Orange' is a superb small evergreen shrub for year-round interest. Height and…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£12.99

Azalea 'Japanese Red'

…Azalea in spring. So floriferous that the glossy green foliage almost disappears beneath a mass of colour! Compact and slow growing, this hardy shrub makes an excellent low maintenance specimen for acid borders and containers. Choose from: Standard - height as supplied approx. 45cm (18) in 2 litre…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£32.99

Cotoneaster horizontalis

…horizontalis provides colour and variety from spring to autumn. In May, this low-growing shrub produces dainty flowers of a pink-white colour. These blooms are replaced with red, autumn berries, making the hardy shrub popular with a variety of birds. The deciduous nature of this ground cover means…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£14.99

Pyracantha 'Orange Glow'

…is literally aglow with shiny orange-red berries that provide valuable winter food for wild birds. This versatile hardy shrub makes a fabulous, low maintenance specimen for growing against walls and fences in almost any aspect from full sun to shade. Height and spread: 250cm (98). Plant height and…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£11.99

Abelia 'Pinky Bells'

…that colours to rich burgundy in autumn, remaining on the plant well into winter. With a beautifully bushy habit, this low growing Glossy Abelia is the perfect specimen shrub, tirelessly adding colour to the garden throughout the year. Height: 90cm (36). Spread: 120cm (47). Plant height and spread…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£29.99

Mahonia aquifolium

…also cats. A Mahonia will spread and is ideal for planting in a shady spot, so a great addition to a woodland garden. Easy to grow and low maintenance, it is an ideal shrub for a beginner to gardening. Height: 1m (39). Spread: 1.5m (59). Culinary information: The ripe fruits are too acidic to eat…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£9.99

Symphoricarpos albus

A hardy deciduous shrub, the Snowberry has pink flowers in the summer which will develop into the white berry for which it gets its name. Symphoricarpos albus is a good choice for a low maintenance garden, as it is fairly fast growing with the additional benefit of giving any garden some additional…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£9.99

Hypericum 'Gemo'

…habit and narrow semi-evergreen foliage. Commonly known as St. John's Wort, this dependable shrub will tolerate most growing conditions, including shade and poor, dry soils. Low maintenance and easy to grow, Hypericum 'Gemo' makes an excellent choice for mixed borders. Height and spread: 90cm (36).  More Info

Buy Now

Just£14.99

Nandina domestica 'Fire Power'

A drought tolerant hardy shrub, Potentilla fruticosa has attractive grey - green foliage and is covered in pretty yellow- orange flowers from May all the way through to September. This compact Shrubby Cinquefoil thrives in sunny borders or rockeries and makes a great low hedge. Shrubby Cinquefoils…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£9.99

Weigela rosea

shrub makes a lovely addition to borders and woodland gardens, where the late spring flowers attract bees. Versatile and easy to grow, Weigela florida also makes a colourful low maintenance hedge. Height and spread: 2.5m (8'). Supplied as a bare root plant Useful links: How to plant trees and shrubs  More Info

Buy Now

Just£9.99

Euonymus fortunei 'Blonde Beauty'

…evergreen, low-maintenance shrub that thrives in almost any position! The leathery creamy-yellow leaves with green margins form a dense compact shrub which is ideal for borders, patio containers, low hedging and ground cover. This superb Euonymus will happily grow in difficult clay soils,…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£13.49

Box (Hedging)

…green leaves are densely packed on slow growing, bushy plants. For its use in topiary it is second to none as it will tolerate regular clipping to keep it in shape and has traditionally been used in formal gardens around the world. Box plants provide low maintenance structure to the garden all year…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£9.99

Microbiota decussata

Microbiota decussata is a low growing conifer that can be used as a ground cover plant that carpets areas of the garden where low maintenance is preferred. The Siberian Carpet Cypress or Russian Arbor-Vitae is an attractive and practical alternative to lawns on steep banks, narrow strips of land…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Vinca minor f. alba 'Gertrude Jekyll'

…pure white blooms it will bring cheer to the darkest corner of the garden. Vinca is perfect for difficult areas where other plants don't thrive. A low growing, creeping plant, it needs little attention or maintenance and will grow in even the most joyless corner. Height: 20cm (8) Spread: 50cm (19).  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£14.99

Choisya ternata 'Sundance'

…addition to borders, where the yellow foliage contrasts well with darker foliage. This RHS AGM variety can also be clipped into a low hedge or grown in a large patio container as a specimen shrub. Height and spread: 2.5m (8'). Supplied in 2 litre pots. Useful links: How to plant trees and shrubs  More Info

Buy Now

6 Options From£14.99

Weigela 'Nana Variegata'

…variegated foliage and pink to white tubular flowers in spring. This hardy deciduous shrub brings a splash of colour to mixed borders, woodland gardens, and containers. Versatile and easy to grow, Weigela ?Nana Variegata? also makes a colourful low maintenance hedge. Height and spread: 1.5m (5?).  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Potentilla fruticosa 'Mango Tango'

…tolerant hardy shrub, Potentilla fruticosa 'Mango Tango' has attractive grey - green foliage and is covered in pretty yellow- orange flowers from May all the way through to September. This compact Shrubby Cinquefoil thrives in sunny borders or rockeries and makes a great low hedge. Shrubby…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£11.99

Lonicera pileata

…are tough, quick-growing and drought tresistant. Box-leaved Honeysuckle is a low, spreading, evergreen shrub with glossy leaves. The display is enhanced by creamy spring flowers and purple autumn berries. Excellent for low maintenance, compact hedging, plants are fast-growing and easy to trim in…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£9.99

Cotoneaster microphyllus 'Streibs Findling'

…very low growing variety is absolutely perfect for providing groundcover in a low maintenance area of your garden. Cotoneaster microphyllus 'Streibs Findling' is an evergreen shrub, covered in tiny dark green leaves, a generous sprinkling of white flowers appears in spring which will grow into red…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£19.99

Azalea 'Dwarf Collection'

Azaleas are fantastic shrubs for exotic colour in spring and these compact, evergreen azaleas become simply smothered with blooms. Slow-growing and hardy, these small evergreen shrubs make excellent low maintenance specimens for acid borders and patio containers. With a combination of glossy,…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£24.99

Box Ball

A popular evergreen shrub, Buxus sempervirens is easy to grow and perfect for creating topiary, hedges and low border edges. The small, glossy green leaves are densely arranged and respond well to regular clipping for a neat finish. Grow this versatile shrub as a box hedge or prune it to create…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£14.99

Vinca minor 'Illumination'

…'Illumination' is a fantastic low-maintenance addition to the garden and provides all-year-round interest. Grow Lesser Periwinkle as ground cover, on sunny steep banks or beneath trees and shrubs where it tolerates even heavy shade and brightens the darkest corner. It also makes a fantastic trailing…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£29.99

Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Kew Blue'

…easy to grow and care for. Its silvery and subtly aromatic foliage combined with beautiful dark blue flowers will reward you from late summer to autumn. Loved by butterflies and bees, Caryopteris is a tough shrub, making it popular for both parks and gardens in all areas of the UK. Shrubs are…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£10.99

Box (Hedging)

A popular evergreen shrub, Buxus sempervirens is easy to grow and perfect for creating topiary, hedges and low border edges. The small, glossy green leaves are densely arranged and respond well to regular clipping for a neat finish. Grow this versatile shrub as a box hedge or prune it to create…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£11.99

Escallonia 'Apple Blossom'

…structure in even the bleakest months of the year. Robust and easy to grow, Escallonia ?Apple Blossom? is a fantastic shrub for low-maintenance gardens, thriving in coastal situations and difficult clay soils. Escallonia shrubs also make superb evergreen hedging plants. Height and spread: 2m (6.5?).  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Viburnum tinus 'Lisarose'

…to your garden, you could even create a dense evergreen hedge. Viburnum tinus 'Lisarose' is a hardy, evergreen shrub that flowers from December to April, bringing year round interest to your borders and containers, whilst also being easy to grow and low maintenance. Height and spread: 3m (10?).  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£29.99

Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna

…cold winter months! Sarcococca plants are particularly resilient and tough. They relish both partial and deep shade. You'll find you can grow these plants into a low box-like hedge. In fact, many gardeners refer to the Sarcococca as Sweet Box or Christmas Box. Sarcococca hookeriana var .digyna has…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£22.99

Camellia 'Tricolour'

Camellias are hugely popular low-maintenance shrubs which provide beautiful blooms from early spring, set against a backdrop of glossy evergreen foliage. Camellia 'Tricolour' is the result of a unique growing concept which gives the illusion of three flower colours on one plant. We supply you with…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£19.99

Viburnum x bodnantense 'Charles Lamont'

…November and March, before the new bronze-tinted leaves emerge in spring, which gradually fade to green. Easy to grow and fully hardy, this upright shrub is ideal for mixed borders and low maintenance gardens and has been awarded an RHS AGM for its excellent garden performance. The fragrant blooms…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£11.99

Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'

This low lying evergreen shrub is covered in a profusion of star shaped, brilliant blue flowers throughout late spring and summer. Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue' looks great in rockeries, containers, and along the edge of borders, especially alongside other plants with blue, purple and white…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£19.99

Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Bannow Bay'

…handsome of evergreen shrubs, densely clothed in fine, wavy-edged leaves that come in a variety of purples and creamy variegations. With Pittosporum ‘Bannow Bay’ you don’t have to choose between them because it delivers both colours! This colour-changing shrub begins the season…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£14.99

Lavender 'Munstead'

…delicate purple blue flowers held on stiff stems, attract bees and other insects; they also make excellent cut or dried flowers. Grow Lavender ?Munstead? in containers, as a low hedge, or to soften paths and patio edges. Just be sure to plant it where you can savour its beguiling fragrance! Height:…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£7.99

Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'

…large deciduous shrub grows well in almost any soil and requires little pruning. Alternatively it can be pruned hard every few years to produce a smaller shrub with larger, attractive leaves. Awarded an RHS AGM, Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' is excellent for shrub borders, low maintenance gardens…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£14.99

Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Forming a low mat of striking bronze fern-like foliage, Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black' is ideal for groundcover, edging paths and underplanting shrubs and roses, as well as planting in walls or between paving slabs. Easy to grow in a reliably moist but free-draining position, this versatile…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£14.99

Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis

…exceptional dwarf evergreen shrub is so versatile it will grow in almost any soil or situation - even those impossible dry shaded spots! A wonderful compact plant for woodland ground cover, or low informal hedges. You can even cut a few stems for a vase indoors! Grows to 60cm (24). Supplied in 9cm…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£10.49

Potentilla fruticosa 'Pink Paradise'

…as cottage garden borders. If you are looking for a garden plant that's both rabbit and deer proof, Potentilla is your answer. Cinquefoil shrubs such as this Potentila are low maintenance, hardy and easy to grow and will reward you with flowers all summer long. Height: 75cm (30). Spread: 120cm (60).  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Burgundy'

…autumn foliage colour. This low maintenance, spreading, deciduous shrub bears large, conical panicles of white flowers from July to September. In autumn, the handsome, deeply-lobed foliage takes on dramatic red-purple shades. Oak-leaved hydrangeas are resilient shrubs that require very little…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£34.99

Euonymus fortunei 'Harlequin'

…covering the ground with a splash of light from its silver-edged leaves. It can also be planted by a wall or fence and grown upwards as an attractive wall shrub. The Spindle thrives in almost any conditions and is tough, low-maintenance and easy to grow. Height: 60cm (24). Spread: 90cm (36).  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Prunus incisa 'Kojo-No-Mai'

…pink. Unlike many ornamental cherries, Prunus 'Kojo No Mai' is a compact, rounded shrub, ideal for small and low-maintenance gardens. Fuji Cherries are easy to grow and look fabulous either as a specimen shrub, under-planted with early spring bulbs or as part of a wildlife garden where the abundant…  More Info

Buy Now

6 Options From£13.99

Ceanothus x delileanus 'Gloire de Versailles'

…nectar of the flowers too. Ceanothus is an easy to grow shrub, being drought tolerant, fast growing and it thrives on many different types of soil. This makes it an encouraging shrub for gardening beginners, or anyone looking for a low maintenance yet striking plant. Ceanothus ?Glorie de…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£29.99

Betula nana

…nana has a low spreading habit with stiff stems that form a dense shrub. From March to May the brown catkins nestle among glossy, kidney shaped foliage. As summer ends, the leaves turn to colourful shades of buttery yellow and red. This tough little Birch is an arctic native growing predominantly…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£29.99

Buxus 'Pyramid'

Buxus also known as Box is a slow growing evergreen shrub with small dark green leaves and is ideal for shaping. Historically box has often been used in formal gardens as low growing hedges to edge flower beds or even to make intricate knot patterns. In recent years its popularity has grown by the…  More Info

Buy Now

3 Options From£49.99

Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile'

…produce a lovely orange fragrance and will attract bees and butterflies to your garden. Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile' doesn't grow out of control, and is relatively low maintenance, making it suitable for smaller gardens, as well as medium and larger sized gardens. Ideal for mixed borders, wildllife…  More Info

Buy Now

6 Options From£12.99

Fatsia japonica

…for adding a tropical note to gardens. A fast-growing, low-maintenance shrub, hardy and evergreen. Its architectural value lies in glossy palmate leaves, 45cm (18) wide and weatherproof. This robust and long-lasting shrub is perfect for providing instant impact, whether filling in gaps in the…  More Info

Buy Now

5 Options From£12.99

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Amethyst'

low maintenance shrubs that require very little pruning and thrive in sun or light shade. They make excellent subjects for mixed borders and or woodland areas and established specimens are more drought tolerant than mophead types. Height: 2m (6.5ft). Spread: 1.8m (5.9ft). Useful links: How to grow  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£34.99

Viburnum plicatum 'Pinkawai'

…always on the lookout for shrubs that retain all the best features of their larger cousins but have smaller dimensions to suit smaller gardens. Viburnum plicatum ‘Pinkawai’ is one of a series of new Viburnums that fits the bill precisely. It barely grows taller than 80-100cm but…  More Info

Buy Now

Just£34.99

Chaenomeles speciosa 'Mango Storm'

…Chaenomeles form fast-growing twiggy shrubs clothed in glossy green leaves. They are extremely versatile in the garden. They can be left to grow into large, freestanding specimens or regularly pruned after flowering to use as smaller background shrubs or maintained as flowering hedges. Their…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£34.99

Chaenomeles superba 'Texas Scarlet'

…Chaenomeles form fast-growing twiggy shrubs clothed in glossy green leaves. They are extremely versatile in the garden. They can be left to grow into large, freestanding specimens or regularly pruned after flowering to use as smaller background shrubs or maintained as flowering hedges. Their…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£29.99

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Ice Crystal'

…only grows to just over a metre on maturity. This deciduous shrub bears white conical flower panicles from July to September against a background of deeply lobed foliage that takes on red and purple tones in the autumn. Oak-leaved hydrangeas are resilient, low-maintenance shrubs that require…  More Info

Buy Now

4 Options From£14.99

Viburnum plicatum 'Pinkimono'

…always on the lookout for shrubs that retain all the best features of their larger cousins but have smaller dimensions to suit smaller gardens. Viburnum plicatum ‘Pinkimono’ is one of a series of new Viburnums that fits the bill precisely. It barely grows taller than 80-100cm but…  More Info

Buy Now

2 Options From£34.99


Sign up to the Van Meuwen Gardener's Club for Special Offers

JOIN NOW