Shrubs that bloom in springSpring is the time when the garden is full of blooming flowers and the air should be lightly scented with flowers. To enjoy colorful flowers in spring, you have to plant spring-flowering shrubs. There are many varieties of spring flowering shrubs and bushes that you can choose, depending on the climate you live and the type of land available in your garden.
The spring flowering shrubs and bushes
One of the most popular early spring flowering shrubs is the camellia. The camellia flower looks like a rose, but is smaller in size and comes in many bright colors of pink, red, yellow and even a delicate white. To grow camellias in your garden, it is necessary that the soil is moist, acidic and well drained. The camellia flowering shrubs grow to a height of 15 feet and are usually around 8-10 feet wide. Camellia flowers grow profusely, and pruning of the branches is necessary once the flowers begin to bloom.
Although there are many varieties of camellia plants, the most popular is the Japanese camellia. A very beautiful spring flowering shrub that has a profusion of flowers is the mountain laurel. It is a kind of flowering plant in the family of cranberry and is found mostly in the eastern part of the United States. This flowering plant grows to 3-9 feet long and has large clusters of pin, red or white flowers that bloom in late spring. Late spring flowering shrubs such as mountain laurel grows best in well-drained, acidic soil, and even flowers of mountain laurel is very nice, all parts of this shrub is poisonous.
No other flower announces the arrival of spring as lilacs. Lilac bushes flowers are not very difficult to grow and may even grown in the garden amateur. This is one of the most fragrant spring flowering shrubs and there are many varieties of lilac bushes as the White Angel, Dark Night, Anabel and Sleeping Princess. Lilacs comes in colors like lavender, pale yellow, white, pink, purple, burgundy, light or lilac. These beautiful spring flowers-shrubs grow to a height of 10 meters and requires well-drained soil with plenty of sunlight to grow. If you want to grow white spring flowering shrubs which has a profusion of exquisite flowers, then two must have flowering plants are mock orange and star magnolia. Mock oranges are so named because their flowers resemble oranges and even smell like a mixture of orange and jasmine. The mock orange colored flowers are pure white with four petals. The shrubs grow to a height of 10 feet and they need well-drained soil in full sun for best growth. The star magnolia is one of the most beautiful and shrubs native to Japan white flowers. Has stunning white flowers blooming in spring. It grows to a height of 15 meters and the leaves and flowers of this plant is very fragrant.
This was all about spring-flowering shrubs, bushes and trees. There are many different types of spring flowers suitable for planting in a garden. Some other spring-flowering shrubs and rhododendron bushes, peonies, viburnum, weigela, witch hazel trees, white and yellow forsythia bush, Ninebark, grapeholly oregon, quince blossom, jasmine and red twig dogwood. All these shrubs that bloom in spring look great in your garden when they bloom in the spring.