'Green Velvet' retains the upright, rounded shape you'd expect from a boxwood on it's own, with little to no pruning from you. This evergreen shrub boasts deep green, glossy leaves year round. 'Green Velvet' matures at X with a globose shape.
Dwarf heavenly bamboo ‘Firepower’ (Nandina domestica ‘Firepower’) gets red-tinged new leaves in spring, then stays light green all summer. Foliage turns bright red in fall and holds that color most of winter.
Beyond Midnight Bluebeard is a lovely shrub, with a rounded nature and deep green coloring. Long stems of blue blossoms shoot up above the glossy, dark-green foliage in late summer. The shrub grows requires sun, and is hardy in zones
At front corner? Common name: Purple smoketree ‘Royal Purple’ * What it is: A small tree or large shrub with rich, deep-burgundy, oval leaves and airy, pinkish flower clusters in summer that look like puffs of pink smoke. Leaves turn scarlet in fall.