This group consists of both low-growing and tall-growing types of shrubs, mostly of a hardy foliage type, neat in the habit of their growth, compact in the texture of their foliage, and comparatively free from the ravages of insects and scale. The evergreen shrubs which can appropriately be interjected into border plantings are few in number and must be used sparingly. They are omitted from the following altogether.

a. Low-growing shrubs {approximately three feet tall):

Berberis thunbergi Thunberg's Japanese Barberry

Callicarpa purpurea

Beauty Fruit Caryopleris incana

Blue Spirea Deulzia gracilis

Slender Deutzia.

Deutzia lemoinei Lemoine's Deutzia

Hypericum moserianum Gold Flower

Hypericum patulum henryi Hybrid St. John's Wort

Kerria japonica Globe Flower

Myrica cerifera

Bayberry Rosa spinosissima

Scotch Rose Spiraea arguta

Hybrid Snow Garland

Spiraea bumalda anthony waterer Crimson Spirea

Spiraea japonica alba Dwarf White Spirea

Stephanandra fiexuosa Stephanandra

Symphoricarpos racemosus Snowberry

Symphoricarpos vulgaris Indian Currant

Xanthorrhiza apiifolia Yellowroot b. Medium-growing shrubs {from four to seven feet tall):

Amelanchier rotundifolia

June Berry Aralia pentaphylla

Five-leaved Angelica Cornus (in variety)

Dogwood Cotoneaster dielsiana

Chinese Cotoneaster Cotoneaster lucida

Hybrid Cotoneaster

Diervilla hybrida - Eva Rathke Hybrid Weigela

Evonymus alatus Cork-barked Burning Bush

Evonymus yedoensis Japanese Spindle Tree

Forsythia intermedia spectabilis Hybrid Golden Bell

Ligustrum amurense Amoor River Privet

Ligustrum ibota regelianum Regel's Privet

Magnolia stellata Starry Magnolia

Prunus japonica (in variety) Flowering Almond

Prunus triloba Flowering Plum

Rhodotypos kerrioides White Kerria

Rhus canadensis (horizontal for

Fragrant Sumac Rhus copallina

Shining Sumac

Ribes aureum

Flowering Currant Sophora viciifolia

Sophora Spiraea prunifolia

Bridal Wreath Spiraea vanhouttei

Van Houtte's Bridal Wreath Spiraea veitchi

Veitch's Spirea Syringa persica

Persian Lilac Viburnum carlesi

Korean Viburnum Viburnum cassinoides

Withe-rod Viburnum dilatatum

Japanese Bush Cranberry

Viburnum tomentosum Single Japanese Snowball c. Tall-growing shrubs (growing over seven feet tall):

Cercis canadensis

Red-bud Diervilla floribunda

Pink Weigela Diervilla florida

Rose-coloured Weigela

Evonymus bungeanus Bunge's Spindle Tree

Evonymus europaeus European Spindle Tree

Exochorda grandiflora Pearl Bush

Forsythia intermedia

Hybrid Golden Bell Forsythia suspensa fortunei

Fortune's Golden Bell Forsythia viridissima

Dark Green Golden Bell

Lonicera bella Zabel's Honeysuckle

Lonicera maacki Late-blooming Honeysuckle

Lonicera morrowi Japanese Bush Honeysuckle

Lonicera tatarica

Tartarian Honeysuckle Philadelphus coronarius

Common Mock Orange

Philadelphus falconeri Falconer's Mock Orange

Syringa (in variety) Lilac

Viburnum lantana

Wayfaring Tree Viburnum lentago

Sheep Berry

Viburnum opulus High Bush Cranberry