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Acuba

Acuba

Evergreen Shrub


Average height <6'


Light: part to full shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4



Abelia

Abelia

Semi-Evergreen Shrub


Average height <6'


Light: sun to part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. Size reduction is difficult, due to watersprout response.

Barberries  (some are canes -- Hillman's pillar)

Barberries (*some are canes -- Hillman's pillar)

Deciduous or Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height varies <3' to <6'


Light: sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/5


*Some varieties are pruned like cane growers

Box Honeysuckle

Box Honeysuckle

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <5'


Light: sun or part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/3

Boxwood

Boxwood

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <6'


Light: sun or part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Good for sheared hedges.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush



Deciduous Shrub


Average height <5'


Light: sun for best fall color




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4.

Choisya 

(Mexican Orange)

Choisya


(Mexican Orange)

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <5'


Light: part shade to sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Can be pruned hard.

Escallonia

Escallonia

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <4' (dwarf) or <10' (standard)


Light: sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4.

Evergreen Azaleas

Evergreen Azaleas

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <2' or <5'


Light: part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/5. Cut out dead-wood first.

Evergreen Viburnums
(somewhat tree-like as well)

Davidii Viburnum



Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <2' to <5'


Light: sun to part shade




Can be pruned like Mound, Cane Grower, or Tree Like. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Can be radically renovated.

Viburnum Tinus

Viburnum Tinus

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <6' to <12'


Light: sun to part shade



Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/4 of the foliage can be removed and size reduced by up to 1/4.

Flowering Virburnums (Winter, Highbush Cranberry, Snowball, etc.)

Flowering Virburnums (Winter, Highbush Cranberry, Snowball, etc.)

Broadleaf or Evergreen Shrub


Average height <8' to <10'


Light: sun to part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/4 of the foliage can be removed, avoid size reduction -- will watersprout.

Hollies

English Holly

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <12' to <20'


Light: sun or part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) or remove lower limbs. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Can be radically renovated.

Japanese Holly
(Ilex)

Japanese Holly


(Ilex)

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <4' to <6'


Light: sun or part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4.

Potentillas

Potentillas

Deciduous Shrub


Average height 3'


Light: sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/5.

Rock Rose

Rock Rose

Broadleaf Evergreen Shrub


Average height <3' to <5'


Light: sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. Undercut bottom branches. Can be sheared lightly. 1/5 of the foliage can be removed. Does not re-sprout from barren branches.

Snowberry

Snowberry

Deciduous Shrub


Average height <5'


Light: sun to part shade




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Can be radically renovated. Can be invasive by spreading.

Spiraeas

Spiraeas

Deciduous Shrub


Average height, varies by species <2' to <6'


Light: full sun




Mounds (grab and snip) cut unruly branches off inside plant. 1/3 of the foliage can be removed & size reduced by up to 1/4. Can also be pruned as a cane grower. Can be radically renovated.