June 11, 2004

ISU Plant Disease Clinic - Important Reminders

Broad-leaved Evergreen Shrubs for Iowa

Lilacs, dogwoods, and spireas are common deciduous shrubs in the home landscape. Junipers and yews are widely planted narrow-leaved evergreens. Though less popular, broad-leaved evergreen shrubs are another group of attractive shrubs for the home landscape. In addition to their evergreen foliage, many broad-leaved evergreens possess attractive flowers or fruit.