southern living plants

Collection by Glenda Wynn

'Sunshine' Ligustrum | Southern Living Plants

'Sunshine' Ligustrum

Sunshine Ligustrum offers year-round golden foliage that flourishes in full sun. It doesn’t bloom at all, which is good news for allergy sufferers!

Video: Purple Pixie® Dwarf Weeping Loropetalum | Southern Living Plants

Purple Pixie® Dwarf Weeping Loropetalum

With its dwarf size and weeping habit, Purple Pixie is just the plant we've been crying for. It grows only 1 to 2 feet tall by 4 to 5 feet wide. It's a great choice for a ground cover, but it can also add vibrant color to hanging baskets, window boxes, and other containers. Showy pink flowers combined with rich purple foliage will move you to tears.

'Orange Rocket' Barberry | Southern Living Plants

'Orange Rocket' Barberry

This award winning barberry sports a unique color combination for an easy care shrub. New spring foliage starts out a vibrant coral and ages to a ruby red that lasts into fall. Useful as a vertical element in borders, landscapes, or containers.

Video: Jubilation™ Gardenia | Southern Living Plants

Jubilation™ Gardenia

A charming improvement on a Southern favorite, Jubilation grows compactly with fragrant, white blooms in spring; reblooming sporadically through summer into fall.

Little Bonnie™ Dwarf Spiraea | Southern Living Plants

Little Bonnie™ Dwarf Spiraea

A great dwarf spiraea for the deep South, its blue-green foliage does not "burn out" like other spiraeas. Produces profuse lavender-pink spring blooms along with sporadic blooms throughout summer.

Southgate® Brandi™ Rhododendron | Southern Living Plants

Southgate® Brandi™ Rhododendron

The exciting new Southgate Rhododendrons are heat tolerant and thrive in the Deep South while performing equally well in traditional Rhododendron areas.

October Magic Ruby Camellia | Shop with

October Magic Ruby Camellia | Shop with

A flash of red during the time of year when most other bloomers are winding down for the colder months, the October Magic Ruby Camellia provides stunning autumn color. Christmas red flowers are set upon glossy olive green leaves that catch sunlight beautifully.

Vivid™ Bright Lights Dianthus | Southern Living Plants

Vivid™ Bright Lights Dianthus

Fragrant bright pink flowers adorn this 2-3' growing dianthus. Excellent for mass planting or use in perennial borders. Provides cool and warm season performance.

Shrubs | Southern Living Plants

Shrubs - Southern Living Plants

We’ve selected low-maintenance shrubs that offer real improvements. They fit their spaces without constant pruning and shaping, and they bloom earlier or longer, or with more blooms and colors. Planting these vibrant hues and textures will brighten your gardens throughout the year, and for years to come. - Southern Living Plants

Stars & Stripes™ Pentas | Southern Living Plants

Stars & Stripes™ Pentas

Prolific scarlet flower clusters with pink centers are a hummingbird paradise. Lush dark green and white variegated foliage. Grows 12-24" high with a clumping habit.

Firestorm™ Lantana | Southern Living Plants

Firestorm™ Lantana

One of the best flowers for adding lasting color to hot, dry situations. Clusters of colorful red blooms contrast nicely with the dark green leaves. Easy to grow and very rewarding.

White Wedding™ Hydrangea | Southern Living Plants

White Wedding® Hydrangea from Southern Living

Stunning new hydrangea paniculata from Southern Living is more compact and its sturdy, upright branches support large, pillow-like, white blooms. Dazzles as a cut flower or in mass planting.

New Introductions | Southern Living Plants

New Introductions - Southern Living Plants

A plant collection with distinctly Southern roots. Find information on our collection, how-to articles from the experts, where to buy our plants, and much more.

Vines | Southern Living Plants

Vines - Southern Living Plants

Vines, whether evergreen or deciduous, clinging, twining, rambling or scrambling, offer opportunities to take maximum advantage of vertical gardening space. Add height and interest to your garden with these selections. - Southern Living Plants