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Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall?

Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall

Whether you’re searching for the best landscaping driveway ideas for a small garden, or you’re looking for a new and eye-catching way to bring your garden to life, evergreen shrubs are a winning option. 

An evergreen shrub is bright and colourful; they help to transform the look of your garden with almost minimal effort. 

Of course, any old shrub is not going to do the trick when you want your new garden additions to thrive in your garden space.

To help you pick the right evergreen shrubs for your garden, we explore which evergreens are hardiest overall, and, ultimately, which will be the most at home in your garden.

Our Top Five Hardy Evergreen Shrubs

Having a selection of evergreen shrubs in your garden is a great way to create a bright and eye-catching garden, where different areas of your landscaping flowers at different times of the year. Here are our top five picks for hardy shrubs, that in the right conditions, can become a staple fixture of your garden for decades:

Pick One: Fatsia

Outstanding for coastal properties, Fatsia is a beautiful hardy evergreen shrub that grows with stunning hand-shaped leaves.

The shrub can be used to create garden boarders or be used as a great patio or decking ornament. 

Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall

Lavender smells beautiful and draws the eye with bright purple flowers. Great for the attraction of wildlife and brilliant as a garden boarder, you’re missing out if your garden doesn’t already have a Lavender plant

Pick Two: Aucuba

It’s difficult to pick a hardier plant than Aucuba, which can very often be identified by the vibrant red berries that you’ll see in the autumn months.

There are a few varieties of this shrub with contrasting colours, so it’s worth looking around for the right variety for your garden.

Pick Three: Lavender

Lavender smells beautiful and draws the eye with bright purple flowers. Great for the attraction of wildlife and brilliant as a garden boarder, you’re missing out if your garden doesn’t already have a Lavender plant. 

Pick Four: Camellia

The large flowers of the Camellia shrub are truly eye-catching, whether the flowers are pink, yellow, or white. A great choice for a hardy shrub that is more than capable of bringing a burst of colour into your garden.

Pick Five: Daphne

With such a small and delicate flower, you may not think that Daphne would be a hardy choice of evergreen, but this shrub may surprise you.

A great choice for small gardens, Daphne is a superb shrub for adding colour to your landscaping.

Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall

The great benefit of shrubs is that the majority offer excellent longevity and a brilliant ability to handle weather extremes, so with a bit of TLC, you’ll be able to enjoy your choices for years to come

What Other Types of Shrubs Are Hardy Choices?

Evergreen shrubs are not your only option for a hardy garden shrub, when it comes to finding the perfect shrubs for your garden, you’re certainly not short on types of shrub. 

Why not try to liven up your garden space with a deciduous shrub, a great choice for a fragrant and beautiful garden addition. 

Some top hardy deciduous evergreen shrubs to consider, include:

•    Physocarpus Opulifolius
•    Rhododendron
•    Cotinus Coggygria
•    Prunus X Cistena

The great benefit of shrubs is that the majority offer excellent longevity and a brilliant ability to handle weather extremes, so with a bit of TLC, you’ll be able to enjoy your choices for years to come. 

Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall

The great benefit of shrubs is that the majority offer excellent longevity and a brilliant ability to handle weather extremes, so with a bit of TLC, you’ll be able to enjoy your choices for years to come

Keep Your Garden Looking Beautiful Throughout The Seasons

If you’re in the mood for a garden transformation, then planting new shrubs is only the tip of the iceberg for what you can achieve with some innovative landscaping. 

One of the best ways to improve your garden space is with quality surfacing that will allow you to enjoy your beautiful spring, summer, autumn, and winter gardens, without a single worry over just how suitable your surfacing is.

Strong and durable patios, paths, and driveways can make all the difference to your garden space and one of the best materials for this task is resin bound surfacing.

Which Evergreen Shrubs Are Hardiest Overall

From the garden to the loft, Home Logic services can help to improve every area of your home, opening the door to new and innovative solutions to enhance your home environment

What's So Special About Resin Bound Material?

Well, resin is an eco friendly surfacing material that is designed to be heard-wearing, resistant to cracks, provide excellent drainage, and offer a safe surface even in the least pleasant months of the year. 

With a high-quality garden path, you can revolutionise your landscaping, making full use of even the furthest stretches of your garden space!  A new path is certainly a worthy consideration if you want to enjoy your garden in every weather.

Home Logic – Stunning Garden Transformation Tailored  To You

From the garden to the loft, Home Logic services can help to improve every area of your home, opening the door to new and innovative solutions to enhance your home environment. 

Whether you’re after a new patio, need strong and stylish fencing, or even a little insulation for your summer house, are green-fingered experts are always on hand to help. Talk to our team today by calling: 0800 1700 636, or clicking the button below, to get your garden area looking ship-shape in no time!