Deciduous to Semi-Evergreen Small Trees and Shrubs
Alder, Tag; Hazel Alnus serrulata
Ash, Carolina Fraxinus caroliniana
Baccharis, Eastern; Silverling Baccharis halimifolia
Barberry, Japanese Berberis thunbergi
Bayberry, Northern Myrica pensylvanica
Birch, River Betula nigra
Bottlebrush Calistemon lanceolatus
Broom Cytisus spp.
Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis
Chokeberry, Red-osier Aronia arbutifolia
Dogwood, Flowering Cornus florida
Dogwood, Tatarian Cornus alba
Dogwood, Gray Cornus racemosa
Dogwood, Red twig Cornus stolonifera
Elaeagnus, Autumn Elaeagnus umbellata
Eleagnus, Thorny Elaeagnus pungens
French tamarisk Tamarix gallica
Holly, Dahoon Ilex cassine
Honeysuckle, Tatarian Lonicera tatarica
Honeysuckle, Box Lonicera nitida
Horse sugar Symplocos tinctoria
Oak, Bluejack Quercus incana
Pepperbush, Sweet Clethra alnifolia
Plum, Beach* Prunus maritima
Privet, Glossy* Ligustrun lucidum
Rose of sharon Hibicus officinalis
Rose, Rugosa* Rosa rugosa
Shadblow, Downy Amelanchier canadensis
Smoketree Cotinus coggygria
Spicebush, Northern Lindera benzoin
Spirea Spirea spp.
Sumac, Smooth Rhus glabra
Sumac, Shining Rhus copallina
Swamp cyrilla; Leatherwood Cyrilla racemiflora
Tamarisk, French Tamarix gallica
Winterberry Ilex verticillata

Evergreen Shrubs
Butcher's broom Ruscus aculeatus
Camellia, Silky Stewartia malacodendron
Century plant* Agave americana
Cleyera Ternstroemia gymnanthera
Dog-hobble, Coastal Leucothoe axillaris
Eleagnus, Fruitland* Eleagnus x fruitland
Euonymus, Evergreen Euonymus japonicus
Fatsia, Japanese Fatsia japonica
Fetter-bush Leucothoe racemosa
Gallberry, Large Ilex coriacea
Hawthorn, Dwarf Indian* Rhapiolepsis indica
Hawthorn, Yeddo* Raphiolepis umbellata
Holly, Dwarf yaupon Ilex vomitoria nana
Inkberry Ilex glabra
Juniper, Creeping Juniperus horizontalis
Juniper, Parsons* Juniperous davurica 'Expansa'
Juniper, Shore Juniperus conferta
Juniper, Pfitzer Juniperus chinensis 'Pfitzerana'
Kalmia, Carolina Kalmia carolina
Ligustrum, Japanese Ligustrum japonicum
Oleander Nerium oleander
Palm, Dwarf palmetto* Sabel minor
Pine, Mugo Pinus mugo
Pittosporum* Pittosporum tobira
Privet, Glossy* Ligustrum lucidum
Russian olive* Elaeagnus pungens
Salt cedar* Tamarix ramosissima
Waxmyrtle, Southern* Myrica cerifera
Yew Podocarpus macrophyllus maki
Yucca* Yucca spp.

* will tolerate salt spray

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