List of shrubs facts for kids

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List of shrubs (bushes)

Those marked * can also develop into tree form.

A
  • Abelia (Abelia)
  • Actinidia (Actinidia)
  • Aloe (Aloe)
  • Aralia (Angelica Tree, Hercules' Club) *
  • Arctostaphylos (Bearberry, Manzanita) *
  • Aronia (Chokeberry)
  • Artemisia (Sagebrush)
  • Aucuba (Aucuba)
B
C
  • Calia (Mescalbean)
  • Callicarpa (Beautyberry) *
  • Callistemon (Bottlebrush) *
  • Calluna (Heather)
  • Calycanthus (Sweetshrub)
  • Camellia (Camellia, Tea) *
  • Caragana (Pea-tree) *
  • Carpenteria (Carpenteria)
  • Caryopteris (Blue Spiraea)
  • Cassiope (Moss-heather)
  • Ceanothus (Ceanothus) *
  • Celastrus (Staff vine) *
  • Ceratostigma (Hardy Plumbago)
  • Cercocarpus (Mountain-mahogany) *
  • Chaenomeles (Japanese Quince)
  • Chamaebatiaria (Fernbush)
  • Chamaedaphne (Leatherleaf)
  • Chimonanthus (Wintersweet)
  • Chionanthus (Fringe-tree) *
  • Choisya (Mexican-orange Blossom) *
  • Cistus (Rockrose)
  • Clerodendrum (Clerodendrum)
  • Clethra (Summersweet, Pepperbush) *
  • Clianthus (Glory Pea)
  • Colletia (Colletia)
  • Colutea (Bladder Senna)
  • Comptonia (Sweetfern)
  • Cornus (Dogwood) *
  • Corylopsis (Winter-hazel) *
  • Cotinus (Smoketree) *
  • Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster) *
  • Cowania (Cliffrose)
  • Crataegus (Hawthorn) *
  • Crinodendron (Crinodendron) *
  • Cytisus and allied genera (Broom) *
D
  • Daboecia (Heath)
  • Danae (Alexandrian Laurel)
  • Daphne (Daphne)
  • Decaisnea (Decaisnea)
  • Dasiphora (Shrubby Cinquefoil)
  • Dendromecon (Tree Poppy)
  • Desfontainea (Desfontainea)
  • Deutzia (Deutzia)
  • Diervilla (Bush Honeysuckle)
  • Dipelta (Dipelta)
  • Dirca (Leatherwood)
  • Dracaena (Dragon tree) *
  • Drimys (Winter's Bark) *
  • Dryas (Mountain Avens)
E
  • Elaeagnus (Elaeagnus) *
  • Embothrium (Chilean Firebush) *
  • Empetrum (Crowberry)
  • Enkianthus (Pagoda Bush)
  • Ephedra (Ephedra)
  • Epigaea (Trailing Arbutus)
  • Erica (Heath)
  • Eriobotrya (Loquat) *
  • Escallonia (Escallonia)
  • Eucryphia (Eucryphia) *
  • Euonymus (Spindle) *
  • Exochorda (Pearl Bush)
F
  • Fabiana (Fabiana)
  • Fallugia (Apache Plume)
  • Fatsia (Fatsia)
  • Forsythia (Forsythia)
  • Fothergilla (Fothergilla)
  • Franklinia (Franklinia) *
  • Fremontodendron (Flannelbush)
  • Fuchsia (Fuchsia) *
G
H
  • Hakea (Hakea) *
  • Halesia (Silverbell) *
  • Halimium (Rockrose)
  • Hamamelis (Witch-hazel) *
  • Hebe (Hebe)
  • Hedera (Ivy)
  • Helianthemum (Rockrose)
  • Hibiscus (Hibiscus) *
  • Hippophae (Sea-buckthorn) *
  • Hoheria (Lacebark) *
  • Holodiscus (Creambush)
  • Hudsonia (Hudsonia)
  • Hydrangea (Hydrangea)
  • Hypericum (Rose of Sharon)
  • Hyssopus (Hyssop)
  • Haithisus(Zacassholissus)*
I
J
K
  • Kalmia (Mountain-laurel)
  • Kerria (Kerria)
  • Kolkwitzia (Beauty-bush)
L
  • Lagerstroemia (Crape-myrtle) *
  • Lapageria (Copihue)
  • Lantana (Lantana)
  • Lavandula (Lavender)
  • Lavatera (Tree Mallow)
  • Ledum (Ledum)
  • Leitneria (Corkwood) *
  • Lespedeza (Bush Clover) *
  • Leptospermum (Manuka) *
  • Leucothoe (Doghobble)
  • Leycesteria (Leycesteria)
  • Ligustrum (Privet) *
  • Lindera (Spicebush) *
  • Linnaea (Twinflower)
  • Lonicera (Honeysuckle)
  • Lupinus (Tree Lupin)
  • Lycium (Boxthorn)
M
  • Magnolia (Magnolia)
  • Mahonia (Mahonia)
  • Malpighia (Acerola)
  • Menispermum (Moonseed)
  • Menziesia (Menziesia)
  • Mespilus (Medlar) *
  • Microcachrys (Microcachrys)
  • Myrica (Bayberry) *
  • Myricaria (Myricaria)
  • Myrtus and allied genera (Myrtle) *
N
O
  • Olearia (Daisy Bush) *
  • Osmanthus (Osmanthus)
P
  • Pachysandra (Pachysandra)
  • Paeonia (Tree-peony)
  • Perovskia (Russian Sage)
  • Philadelphus (Mock-orange) *
  • Phlomis (Jerusalem Sage)
  • Photinia (Photinia) *
  • Physocarpus (Ninebark) *
  • Pieris (Pieris)
  • Pistacia (Pistachio, Mastic) *
  • Pittosporum (Pittosporum) *
  • Plumbago (Leadwort)
  • Polygala (Milkwort)
  • Poncirus *
  • Prunus (Cherry) *
  • Purshia (Antelope Bush)
  • Pyracantha (Firethorn)
Q
  • Quassia (Quassia) *
  • Quercus (Oak) *
  • Quillaja (Quillay)
  • Quintinia (Tawheowheo) *
R
S
  • Sabia *
  • Salix (Willow) *
  • Salvia (Sage)
  • Sambucus (Elder) *
  • Santolina (Lavender Cotton)
  • Sapindus (Soapberry) *
  • Senecio (Senecio)
  • Simmondsia (Jojoba)
  • Skimmia (Skimmia)
  • Smilax (Smilax)
  • Sophora (Kowhai) *
  • Sorbaria (Sorbaria)
  • Spartium (Spanish Broom)
  • Spiraea (Spiraea) *
  • Staphylea (Bladdernut) *
  • Stephanandra (Stephanandra)
  • Styrax (Storax) *
  • Symphoricarpos (Snowberry)
  • Syringa (Lilac) *
T
  • Tamarix (Tamarix) *
  • Taxus (Yew) *
  • Telopea (Waratah) *
  • Thymelaea
  • Thymus (Thyme)
  • Trochodendron *
U
  • Ulex (Gorse)
  • Ungnadia (Mexican Buckeye)
V
W
  • Weigela (Weigela)
X
  • Xanthoceras
  • Xanthorhiza (Yellowroot)
  • Xylosma
Y
Z

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