Evergreen, Shrubs, Trees
Grown for form and foliage; clusters of small flowers are rather inconspicuous. Used chiefly as background plantings, hedges. Berries (typically pea size) are enjoyed by birds; volunteer seedlings may be a nuisance.Rhamnus alaternus
Native to Mediterranean region. Fast, dense growth to 10–20 ft. high and wide. Oval, shiny bright green leaves to 2 in. long; small black berries. Easily trained as single- or multitrunked tree. Takes well to shearing and shaping. Tolerates heat; does well with little or no water but also accepts regular watering.
Native to the Caucasus. These are classic rock garden and container plants, the 2 to 3-in. violet scen...
This is a hybrid between E. amygdaloides and E. characias. To 2–3 ft. tall and...
Native in North America from 2,000 to 7,000 feet elevation. Narrow, arching, blue-green leaves form a ...