In mid-spring, this small, multi-stemmed, semi-evergreen shrub produces striking pendulous clusters.
It should be used much more in home landscapes.
} Noted for its spectacular fall foliage and very ornamental berries, Euonymus europaeus 'Red Cascade' (Spindle) is a large, vigorous, deciduous shrub that is invaluable in the fall and winter garden. Its foliage of scalloped, oval, dark green leaves turns to a deep, lustrous red. Mar 24, Firethorn: Also known as pyracantha, these red berries grow in dense clusters so numerous that the tree can appear red from far away. The tree also produces small white flowers.
The berry is too bitter to eat when raw, but some people cook it and make it into jams and sauces. Aug 11, Possumhaw is a deciduous tree with medium-fine texture and a medium to slow growth rate. Form is round at maturity. Possumhaw is grown mostly for its shiny red fall berries, which are consumed by wildlife. The leaves turn a bright yellow in fall. Abundant clusters of shiny red berries emerge in late summer and remain through the fall and winter.
Red Chokeberries like part shade or full sun and are hardy in zones 4 through 9. They grow slowly in a bushy, erect habit, tree with large red berries in fall a mature height of 5 to 10 feet, with a 3 to 5-foot spread. They are deer, pest, and disease shrublopping.clubted Reading Time: 8 mins.