Low Maintenance Landscaping Shrubs To Consider

It’s exhausting to keep up with the garden work. It is impossible for your landscape to look as stunning as you would like. Pruning shrubs is a time-consuming and labor-intensive task that can prove stressful. Pruning shrubs can be time-consuming and tedious. It’s also difficult to care for them properly. Let POPS Landscaping take care of your landscaping needs. If you are looking for low-maintenance shrubs that will look great in your home or office, we have some excellent ideas. Our professional team has some great suggestions for landscaping maintenance in Canton this spring.

This Spring, Low-maintenance Shrubs

Rosa Zlemartincipar

Rosa Zlemartincipar, a deciduous shrub, can grow to 5 feet high. It bears dark green leaves and white flowers in summer. Rosa Zlemartincipar can be grown in zones 4-8. Rosa Zlemartincipar grows best in full sun to part shade. It can also be grown as a hedge, or shrub border. Roses look great when they bloom, and are a wonderful addition to any garden.

Spiraea Japonica

Spiraea Japonica, a shrub, is native to Japan. The leaves of this deciduous shrub resemble maple leaves, but they aren’t as thick. It will reach 6 feet in height and width, making it a great border plant for larger gardens. It thrives in full sun to partial shadow, but can be grown indoors with enough light. The flowers bloom in spring or early summer and last several weeks before they die. These white flowers are usually found in spring and early summer. You can also collect the seeds of this plant and place them in pots or gardens around your house.

Spiraea Japonica is a hardy plant that needs very little maintenance. However, it does need to be maintained occasionally.

Witch Hazel

Witch hazel is a wonderful addition to any home. It is a beautiful plant with yellow flowers that bloom in spring. It is a great addition to any garden, even those with small spaces. It is very easy to grow and maintain witch hazel. This plant should not be planted next to other plants or trees that compete for nutrients and water.

You can keep this plant at any size you like by pinning back the new growth in the early summer. To get a larger plant, just trim the top of the witch hazel bush once it has started to bloom in spring. This will encourage new growth and give the bush a fuller appearance.

After all frost danger has passed, plant your witch hazel shrub in spring. Daytime temperatures should reach at least 65° Fahrenheit (18 Celsius) and at least 50° (10 Celsius) at night.

Hardy Hibiscus

Hardy Hibiscus syriacus is a deciduous shrub that bears attractive, orange-red leaves in autumn. They can be grown in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant zones 5 to 9, depending on their variety. Although they prefer full sun, the hardy hibiscus can be grown in partial shade.

Poor drainage and excessive watering in the summer are two of the most common problems with this shrub. Root rot can lead to the death of hardy hibiscus if it does not have proper drainage. Hardy hibiscus prefers well drained soils, but can tolerate some moisture if it is well-drained.

To get the best results from hardy hibiscus, make sure your soil is moist, but not too wet, during spring and summer. This is especially important when new growth starts in early spring, and then resumes after a late winter. Hardy hibiscus does not require as much water as the spring and summer months. Its leaves were active in growing and producing food through photosynthesis.

Rose Of Sharon

Rose of Sharon is a sturdy shrub that bears large, beautiful flowers. It can reach 4 feet in height, so you should plant it near a fence or back yard to hide any unattractive views.

The leaves are large, glossy and green with purple veins. The flowers are either white or pink with yellow centers and red stamens. Rose of Sharon flowers throughout the summer and attracts butterflies as well as hummingbirds. Although it can tolerate most soil types, it is tolerant to some. It thrives in full sun, but can also be grown in partial shade. This shrub can also be propagated by cuttings and seedlings.

Oakleaf Hydrangea

Oakleaf Hydrangea is a low-maintenance shrub that needs little care. The flowers bloom in the summer and fall, with pink-colored clusters of mopheads. These flowers have a sweet scent and can grow up to six inches wide. It thrives in full sun to shade, and likes moist soil that has good drainage. It is well-suited for both hot and cold conditions, but not well for dry. Because it cannot tolerate standing water, it is also sensitive to wet feet.

Oakleaf Hydrangea is a shrub that grows at a moderate rate. This makes it a good choice for filling in gaps between plants or growing alongside borders. It can grow up to 8 feet tall depending on which cultivar you choose. It is equally spreadable. As the plant grows older, its bark will become more shaggy.

Blue Star Juniper

Blue Star Juniper requires little maintenance and is drought-tolerant. It’s also easy to grow. Blue Star Junipers can grow to as high as 4 feet in height and width. Because it can thrive in all climates, even hot and dry, blue star juniper has become a popular landscaping shrub. The plant’s blossoms give it its blue color.

Blue Star Juniper, an evergreen shrub, has blue-gray leaves and small blueberries. This plant thrives in USDA zones 3 through 9. It prefers full sunlight or partial shade. The plant can tolerate dry conditions, but prefers moist soil.

Blue Star Juniper can be grown year round in almost all parts of the United States, except California and Florida. It does not require any special care, other than occasional pruning and watering during droughts. You can either plant this shrub indoors to enjoy winter pleasure or outside until temperatures drop below 20 degrees Fahrenheit (-6 Celsius) in colder areas.


Rhododendron is one of the most common landscaping shrubs. It’s primarily found in Asia. It is also found in North America and Europe. It is part of the Ericoideae subfamily. Its genus name derives from the Greek words Rodon, (rhodon), “rose” or dendron (dendron), “tree”. Some species can reach up to 30 meters tall. These plants have flat, leathery, large leaves and showy flowers. Rhododendrons can appear as one single flower by having many stamens.

They prefer soils made from volcanic rocks, especially basalt, but they can also grow in limestone and peat bogs. Rhododendrons are now widely planted in areas outside of their natural range, including New Zealand, Western North America and Northern Europe.


The beautiful shrub of the Lilac is a great choice for creating any kind of landscape. They bloom in spring and summer and need little maintenance. They thrive in full sun, well-drained soil and partial shade. Before planting your lilac, make sure to do extensive research.