Shrubs for south facing wall

Hello, can you suggest a dense, flowering shrub for beneath a south facing window. This is to replace overgrown evergreens that provided insulation below the window. Looking for structure and colour in bushes that can be maintained at about 3…

Chinese Beauty Bush

Good morning! I recently moved to Pickering where the soil ends to be rock-hard clay approximately ten to twelve inches under the top-soil. I planted a Chinese Beauty Bush along the west fence where it gets about 6 hours of…

small flowering shrubs for my garden built on concrete

Hi Master Gardener Team: I have had a large mound of raspberry bushes and a dark green vine that produces tiny purple flowers. They have grown considerably thicker in what seems to be a symbiotic relationship. This was built on…

Pruning weigela

Now that flowering is over, the stalks are covered with the remains of the flowers. Do I cut off all the stalks that flowered, and when?…