This is a listing of some of the shrubs that we carry. Many more varieties are available throughout the season. Please call us or stop in to check out the plants that we have in stock. If you would like to look at the varieties, descriptions and sizes that we carry here at Baker's please click the link Shrubs below.
Shrubs Under 5 Feet
Berberis thunbergii atropurpurea 'Moretti Select'
Extremely dense and compact. Requires no pruning. Bright crimson new growth is followed by rich burgundy to purple foliage. Fall color is orange-scarlet.
Berberis thunbergii 'Concorde'
Dwarf globe with deep purple velvety foliage. New growth is red. Fruit is red and sparse. Ideal for a perennial border or in the front of a shrub border. Tolerates dry conditions.
Crimson Pygmy Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Crimson Pygmy'
Place in full sun for best color, this shrub is deep red in the summer and turns into an orange-scarlet in the fall. Ideal for a low growing hedge.
Golden Rocket Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Rocket PP18,626
Upright and columnar growth habit. Bright yellow foliage. Bright red berries appear in the fall which contrast with the foliage. Accent plant that will brighten any landscape.
Helmond Pillar Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Helmond Pillar'
Red purple foliage in a columnar form. Tiny yellow flowers bloom in the spring and are replaced with red berries. Effective in a perennial planting. Prefers well drained soil and full sun.
Orange Rocket Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket'
Narrow and upright growth. New growth is orange-red. Yellow flowers in the spring are followed by a crimson fruit.
Rose Glow Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Rose Glow'
Red leaf that is variegated. Yellow flowers give way to red fruit. Place in full sun for best color.
First Editions® Baton Rouge™ Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Minbat'
Compact and bushy habit this dogwood has bright red stems. Medium green foliage. In the spring white flowers are followed by white berries. Foliage turns reddish purple in the autumn.
Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle
Excellent for mass plantings and slopes. Yellow flowers appear late spring or early summer. Does the best in sandy and dry soils.
Endless Summer® Twist-n-Shout® Bigleaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'PIIHM-1 PP20,176
Blooms on old and new wood all summer long. Dependant on the soil type the bloom will either be pink or blue. Glossy deep green foliage that turns red-burgundy in the fall.
Annabelle Smooth Hydrangea
Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'
While flower heads are round. Thrives in shade. Flowers may be smaller the first year and normal the second. Foliage is dark green.
Hydrangea arborescens 'Abetwo'
Giant blooms that are roughly 4 times as big as 'Annabelle'. Medium green oval leaves. Cut back in spring to promote flowering on summer wood. Great as a specimen shrub or in a border.
Dwarf Korean Lilac
Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'
Excellent uniform growth habit. Foliage is dark green. Red-purple buds open to fragrant single, pale lilac flowers.
First Editions® Little Devil™ Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Donna May' PP22,634
Deep burgundy foliage. Easy to grow and maintain. Button like white-pink flowers bloom in June.
Dakota Sunspot® Potentilla
Potentilla fruticosa 'Fargo'
Deep golden flowers bloom profusely all season. Compact and rounded. Foliage is soft and green.
McKay's White Potentilla
Potentilla fruticosa 'McKay's White'
Creamy white flowers bloom throughout the season. Mounded growth habit. Foliage is a soft green.
Potentilla fruticosa 'Goldfinger'
Showy golden flowers that bloom all summer long. Compact mounded growth habit. Dark green coarse textured foliage.
Low mounding growth habit this shrub has pink flowers in June-July. Foliage is a lime color that turns a red-tinge in the fall. Prefers full sun.
Magic Carpet Spirea
Spirea japonica 'Magic Carpet' PP9,363
In the spring new shoot are a vibrant red. Deer resistant. Deep pink flowers cover the plant in early summer and contrast nicely with the foliage. Does best in full sun.
Spirea x bumalda 'Goldflame'
Low mounding growth habit. Foliage golden becoming bronze-green. Fall foliage is red-bronze. Blooms are crimson flowers in midsummer. Used as an accent or foundation plant.
First Editions® Superstar™ Spirea
Spirea x bumalda 'Denistar' PP22,432
Foliage is a deep green with brilliant scarlet red new growth. All summer long pink blossoms. Fall foliage is bronze. Prefers full sun
Dwarf European Cranberry Bush
Viburnum opulus 'Nanum'
Extremely dense and mounded form. Requires no trimming. Great plant for a foundation or low hedge. Does well in sun or light shade. Tolerates wet or heavy soils.
Dark Horse Weigela
Weigela florida 'Dark Horse' PP14,381
Foliage is bronze with lime venation. Beautifully dense and low maintenance plant for foundations, groups, borders or low hedge. Attracts birds and butterflies.
Weigela florida 'Minuet'
Slightly fragrant tubular pink flowers. Flowers freely. Great accent plant or in mass plantings.
Shrubs Between 5-8 Feet
Glossy Black Chokeberry
Aronia melanocarpa var. elata
Glossy green foliage turns brilliant red in the fall. Produces white flowers in the spring followed by black fruits that hang on through winter. Berries can be used for baking, jams, juice and wine.
Ivory Halo® Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Bailhalo'
Variegated white and green foliage. Red twigs in the winter. Compact and rounded.
Bud's Yellow Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Bud's Yellow'
Yellow stemmed great for winter interest. Rounded Growth habit with medium green foliage in the summer that turns yellow in the fall.
Dwarf Burning Bush
Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'
Bushy and compact with corky bark. Excellent for hedges. Brilliant red fall color. Does well in zone 4 if protected.
Northern Gold Forsythia
Forsythia 'Northern Gold'
Gray-yellow branches with golden yellow flowers in the spring. Great bud hardiness. Foliage is dark green.
Pinky Winky™ Hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata 'DVPpinky' PP16,166
Resembles its parent 'Pink Diamond' in size and hardiness. Blooms and leaves are different. Fourteen-inch bloom and each floret contains 7 petals instead of 4. Stems are also stronger and able to support the larger blooms.
Quick Fire® Hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata 'Bulk' PP16,812
Blooms a month earlier than other hydrangeas. Will flower in late May or early June. Flowers turn to deep pink before 'Pink Diamond' even begins to show flowers.
Miss Kim Lilac
Syringa patula 'Miss Kim'
Purple buds open to single, fragrant, pale lilac flowers. Later Bloomer. Foliage is dark, glossy green that turns burgundy-red in the fall.
First Editions® Amber Jubilee™ Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Jegam' PP23,177
Foliage has glowing tones of orange, yellow and gold. Rounded and dense growth habit. White blooms in the spring. Fall foliage is red and purple. Plant in full sun.
Summer Wine® Ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Seward' PP14,821
Compact branching, deeply cut, dark crimson-red leaves. Requires little pruning. Pinkish-white flowers bloom mid-summer.
Ash Leaf Spirea
Fern-like foliage in June that are white. Best for naturalizing where it can spread. Great for erosion control when mass planted. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Likes full sun.
Bailey Compact American Cranberry Bush
Viburnum trilobum 'Bailey Compact'
Beautiful compact viburnum with great green foliage that turns a deep red in the fall. Loves to be in full sun and will give you the best fall color in full sun. Otherwise can be planted in filtered shade.
Blue Muffin® Arrowwood Viburnum
Viburnum dentatum 'Christom'
Glossy green foliage that turns yellow in the fall. In the spring that plant is covered with with flowers that give way to clusters of rich blue berries. Great as a low edging or foundation plant. Adaptable to a wide range of conditions from full sun and most soil types.
Red Prince Weigela
Weigela florida 'Red Prince'
Upright and arching branches. Foliage is green. Does best in full sun. Tendency for a second bloom in late summer.
Shrubs Between 8+ Feet
Red Twig Dogwood
Rounded growth habit. Porcelain-blue fruits. Shade tolerant. Excellent red stems for great winter interest.
Excellent hedge plant. Excellent drought tolerance. Likes to be pruned. Small pink flowers in the spring are followed by black fruit. Foliage is dark green and red in the fall.
Winged Burning Bush
Winged corky bark. Has yellow flowers in May-June. Prefers full sun or shade. Great for borders and screens. Excellent red fall color.
Hydrangea paniculata 'Grandiflora'
Blooms in July and August. Very showy, large, conical, double white flowers change to pink-bronze toward autumn.
Mount Baker Lilac
Syringa x hyacinthiflora 'Mount Baker'
Single white blooms. Great for a background or windbreak. Profuse bloomer. Foliage is green that turns a purple tint in the fall. Full sun.
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo' PP11,211
Foliage is red-purple. Blooms in the spring with white creamy-white flowers. Plant in full sun for best color. Shape is upright and mounded.
Showy white flowers with a pink blush emerge in early spring before the leaves. Tasty red fruits ripen June-July. The fruit makes excellent jams and jellies or may be eaten fresh.
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