Year-Round Flowering (Shrubs)

This page attempts to list which plants are flowering in a particular month. Some may flower early or later in the month, but the general aim is to provide a selection of shrubs which will provide year-round flowering interest.

January

  • Viburnum fragrans
  • Viburnum tinus

February

  • Mahonia ‘Charity’
  • Mahonia japonica

March

  • Forysthia
  • Magnolia stellata
  • Mahonia aquifolium

April

  • Berberis darwinii
  • Fothergilla
  • Pieris
  • Syringa
  • Viburnum (spring-flowering variants)

May

  • Ceanothus ‘Burkwoodii’
  • Laurel
  • Magnolia
  • Photinia
  • Potentilla
  • Syringa

June

  • Berberis
  • Buddleia davidii
  • Ceanothus ‘Skylark’
  • Escallonia ‘Peach Blossom’
  • Hypericum
  • Potentilla
  • Spartium
  • Weigela

July

  • Buddleia davidii
  • Fuchsia
  • Hebe ‘Midsummer Beauty’
  • Hydrangea
  • Hypericum
  • Lavandula
  • Potentilla

August

  • Buddleia davidii
  • Fuchsia
  • Hebe ‘Midsummer Beauty’
  • Hydrangea
  • Lavandula
  • Potentilla

September

  • Hebe
  • Potentilla

October

  • Hebe ‘Autumn Glory’
  • Hebe ‘Midsummer Beauty’

November

  • Hebe ‘Autumn Glory’
  • Hebe ‘Midsummer Beauty’

December

  • Mahonia japonica
  • Mahonia ‘Winter Sun’