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Shrubs Made Simple

What our customers are saying about us

Pamela Wolowitz
Pamela Wolowitz
October 9, 2020.
Always on time, and very responsive about any schedule changes on either their end or mine. Lawn always looks good, and I appreciate them taking care of it for me.
Matt Spruill
Matt Spruill
September 29, 2020.
Very timely and efficient. They do a nice job and are reasonably priced. Eden's landscaping services are the best in Toronto. I would definitely work with them again.
Antionette Rabago
Antionette Rabago
August 12, 2020.
I would just like to say a GREAT WORK Eden for the work they did in creating my patio this fall. They were very helpful and knowledgeable in helping me design it and did a BEAUTIFUL job of executing it. I have wanted a patio for years, and I am so happy with the results. It's gorgeous!!!
Matthew Alvarez
Matthew Alvarez
August 7, 2020.
The project was on schedule as promised. The work was very professional and the interface with the owner was pleasant and responsive. To date the project has met my expectations. Eden landscaping service are professional, considerate, polite, and definitely have a considerably superior work ethic.
John Caster
John Caster
July 31, 2020.
It was amazing watching them maneuver that skid steer. Eden was prompt, friendly, hardworking, and professional young men. Extremely pleased with the job and Highly recommend!
Gima Weild
Gima Weild
July 23, 2020.
Found an excellent garden keeper in Eden. Even when one of the contractor was not able to mow the lawn, they provided an alternative very promptly. I am very happy with the service I have in my rental property
Gwen Adon
Gwen Adon
July 16, 2020.
What a transformation, from crabgrass and weeds to a beautiful lawn. They are dependable and provide excellent service.
Shane Wringler
Shane Wringler
July 9, 2020.
Amazing job! No excuses, just thorough professionalism is what you can expect from Eden app. Finally found landscaping and lawn care providers I can count on!
Casy Weild
Casy Weild
July 3, 2020.
This team came right out and did one of the most impressive jobs Ive ever seen. Not only does my Lawn look good they went out if there way to pick up the palms in my lawn as well as bring my trash cans up. Thank you Eden and team!
Paul Kornatz
Paul Kornatz
June 27, 2020.
I work in landscaping, have owned and operated since 2011. From maintenance to Construction I have overseen many projects to fruition. But I don't always have time to meet requirements, I don't always have the available personnel. A contractor friend of mine introduced me to Eden and ever since then, I don't have issues filling short-term requirements that I can't meet and all of my customers are much more satisfied since they are able to get their work done without having to adhere to my busy schedule. I used to lose jobs and customers because of time restraints but with Eden, I am able to maintain my relationships by having an extra option to meet time requirements. Whether you are a homeowner or a contractor, this is a great way to get the job done both sooner and better. Highly recommend, especially for homeowners looking for efficiency and quality.

Some Of Our Yard Work Projects

Hazel P.

5/5

Very happy with the yard work and design. Eden’s professionals gave us fruitful suggestions. We truly value their constant work. If we decide on any more changes, Eden will be our first choice.

Noah L.

5/5

Eden’s yard work services stayed within budget. They have created an amazing lawn edging and gave beautiful appearance to my yard. Extremely pleased with their job.

Astrid G.

5/5

We hired eden last year to do some yard work in our exterior. They were very clean, courteous, and very proficient at their work. Highly recommend!

Types of Shrubs

Evergreen shrubs

These are small woody bush plants that retain their leaves throughout the year. They remain green continuously, regardless of the season. Evergreen bushes offer several benefits, especially in the winter months including giving your lawn or garden an engaging look all year round; and continually providing privacy even in winter months when used as hedges. Evergreen shrubs give your landscape permanent structure and color. Examples of popular evergreens include Azalea, Japanese Skimmias, Wintercreeper (Euonymus), Japanese Laurel, Hebe, Box, and so much more.

Deciduous

These are shrubs that lose their foliage during unfavorable weather conditions like winter or fall. The leaves on these types of shrubs fall off at the start of the winter season, leaving only the skeletal stem framework standing. Although they may look bare, deciduous shrubs do not die when they lose their greenery and will bounce back to normal when the season becomes favorable again. It may seem like a no-brainer to go for an evergreen over a deciduous bush for your yard, however, deciduous bushes com with their advantages too.

Unlike evergreens that remain green all year round, deciduous shrubs offer an ever-changing look to your yard as their leaves tend to change color as the seasons change. As the weather becomes colder, the foliage turns into vibrant shades of red and orange, giving your lawn a fresh, attractive look. Examples of deciduous shrubs include Bush Honeysuckle, Smooth Hydrangea, Spirea, and Barberry.

Under these two broad types, shrubs further divided into the following categories

Low-growing Shrubs

These types of bushes do not grow into huge bushes and are perfect for small gardens. They can be quickly grown in containers too. Examples include Juniper, Spirea, Japanese Laurel, Skimmias, Honeysuckle, and so much more.

Large Shrubs

These shrubs grow into large bushes and are perfect for big to medium-sized lawns. If you are looking for something grand and attractive, these types of shrubs are the best for you. They can be shaped into a shrubbery, giving your lawn that extra factor. Large shrubs include Rhododendron, Camellia, Elaeagnus, English Holly, Laurel, and Canada Hemlock.

Whatever size your garden, large shrubs will always make a statement. You can plant a feature shrub in a small to medium-sized garden, or have several large shrubs growing together to create a ‘[shrubbery](https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrubbery)’ in a more extensive garden.

Flowering Shrubs

These are shrubs that produce beautiful flowers while filling up those empty spaces along with your lawn. If you are looking for shrubs with beautiful blooms, here are some you can consider: Hydrangeas, Forsythia, Butterfly Bush (Buddleja), Viburnum and Rose of Sharon.

Sweet-Smelling Shrubs

Would you prefer to have a pleasant smell in your yard? Some shrubs are used primarily to provide a beautiful sensory detail to lawns and gardens. Some of these sweet-smelling bushes include Lilac, Lavender Buddleia, Myrtle, Daphne, etc.

Shade-Loving Shrubs

Lastly, if you have an empty shaded corner in your yard that you’ll love to fill up with a small bush, some shade-loving shrubs are perfect to use. These include Andromeda, California Sweetshrub, Camellias, and Coast Leucothoe.

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Hiring a Landscaping Company

Shrubs can make beautiful additions to your landscape. Whether they are boundary markers, foundation plants, hedges for privacy, or just as ornamental plants, it is advisable to use a landscaping company to find the best shrub for your intended purpose. With an experienced team of professionals, we at Eden are dedicated to helping you make the right landscaping decisions, including the best shrub for your yard. Make a booking with our experts and get the best advice and services, regardless of the season.

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