A better landscape starts with a better flowering shrub

Proven Winners flowering shrubs are bred, tested, and selected to bring you more success with less effort. From longer bloom times and easy-care petite sizes to lush foliage and grand blossoms on sturdy stems, enviable, easy-care gardens begin with the plants in the distinctive white pot. Look for Proven Winners flowering shrubs at better garden centers.

Continuous blooms in tantalizing colors and an easy-care petite size make our Lo & Behold® butterfly bush impossible to resist.

  • Space-saving dwarf habit
  • Non-invasive
  • Blooms all summer without deadheading
  • Available in seven fab colors
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Once is never enough for this timeless fragrance, so our Bloomerang® reblooming lilacs blossom in spring, then summer through fall-in purple, dark purple or pink.

  • The original reblooming lilac: flowers in spring, then mid-summer-fall
  • Sweetly fragrant purple blooms
  • Smaller and more disease resistant than conventional lilacs
  • Perfect for cutting and enjoying indoors
  • Available in three picture-perfect shades
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With the richest color and an abundance of blooms, Let’s Dance® reblooming hydrangeas are completely irresistible, even to the most discriminating observer.

  • No pruning required!
  • Reliably produces months of flowers every year
  • Seven beautiful, distinctive varieties available
  • Flower color varies depending on soil
  • Developed in Michigan for outstanding performance in cold climates
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Admirers will stop by all spring, summer and fall to drink in the luscious beauty of your Sonic Bloom® reblooming weigela.

  • Blooms in spring, along with other weigela, then reblooms summer-frost
  • Available in five vivid colors
  • Deer resistant
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With huge, breathtaking blooms on sturdy stems, winter-hardy Incrediball® hydrangea will be your pride and joy, year after year.

  • Spectacularly huge blooms
  • Blooms every summer, even after harsh winters
  • Sturdy stems prevent flopping
  • Perfect for showy summer flower arrangements
  • Available in white or pink
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Your quest for effortless beauty is over. Hardy, dwarf-sized Bobo® hydrangea is engulfed with blooms beyond your imagination.

  • Super easy to grow – perfect for anyone who claims?they have a “black thumb”
  • Space-saving: half the size of conventional peegee-type hydrangeas
  • Huge, showy white blossoms engulf the plant
  • Lacy blooms age to a soft, lovely pink through the season
  • Strong stems hold the bloom up with no flopping
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Uncommonly rugged and undaunted by insects, disease, and cold climates, Oso Easy® roses rebloom for months while practically caring for themselves.

  • Very hardy and heat tolerant – thrives from Manitoba to Mobile
  • Superior disease resistance
  • Glossy foliage sets off colorful blooms
  • Flowers from early summer-frost without deadheading
  • Available in ten luscious shades (Oso Easy® Lemon Zest® and Oso Easy® Paprika depicted here)
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The life of any garden party all season long, Spilled Wine® weigela drenches your landscape in rich color and dark foliage.

  • Bright pink flowers in spring create an eye-catching display
  • Dark purple foliage keeps this weigela attractive all season long
  • Low growing habit makes this plant especially versatile
  • Fits easily into any landscape with very little maintenance
  • Deer resistant
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The spectacular, pomegranate red blooms of Fire Light® hydrangea will outperform even the toughest competition.

  • 2019 Hydrangea of the Year
  • The perfect hydrangea for both cold and hot climates
  • Blooms transform from white to pink then into a strong pomegranate red
  • Very hardy and heat tolerant: from USDA zone 3 to USDA Zone 9
  • Makes a beautiful cut flower, fresh or dried
  • Reliable and easy to grow
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Jazz Hands Variegated® is the first ever variegated Loropetalum.

  • Rich purple foliage splashed with pink and white variegation
  • Hot pink firework blooms
  • Use as a distinctive specimen or a hedging plant
  • Deer resistant
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Finally – a fragrant, disease-resistant rose! At Last® rose combines all the romance of a fragrant, fully-petaled tea rose with the no-nonsense practicality of a disease-resistant landscape rose.

  • Sweetly perfumed
  • Sunset-orange blossoms from late spring through frost
  • Superior disease resistance
  • Glossy foliage sets off colorful blooms
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‘Sweet Summer Love’ gives you everything you want in a clematis: hundreds of colorful blooms, fragrance, ease of growth, and long bloom time. It doesn’t get much sweeter than that.

  • Fragrant cranberry-violet blooms start over a month earlier than others
  • Reliably blooms on new wood
  • Dramatic vertical statement when trained on a trellis or other support
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Bold yet delicate, Blue Chiffon® rose of Sharon is a star in the garden from late summer to fall. The distinctive blue flower color complements many popular perennials for a late summer show.

  • 2020 Flowering Shrub of the Year
  • Refined, rounded habit with soft, elegant stems
  • Blue flowers with fluffy centers set few to no seeds
  • Long blooming
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Oso Easy Double Red® rose earns its spot in the Winner’s Circle! Blooms are held on long stems, well above the foliage, for a truly memorable display. Foliage is a beautiful, lustrous green with excellent resistance to powdery mildew and black spot.

  • 2020 Rose of the Year
  • Large and full red blooms
  • Blooms all summer without the need to remove old flowers
  • Very disease resistant and easy to grow
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Go bold with the incredible color of Invincibelle® Ruby hydrangea! Red-pink flowers bloom for months on strong stems, unfazed by even the harshest winters.

  • 2020 Hydrangea of the Year
  • Two-toned flowers combine bright ruby red and silvery pink
  • Sturdy stems prevent flopping
  • Strong rebloom for months of color
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This spirea is better than great – it’s a doozie! Double Play Doozie® spirea is the most beautiful, innovative, ground-breaking spirea to ever grace a landscape – thanks to its non-stop blooming.

  • Non-invasive! Sets no seed so won’t spread into the wild
  • Non-stop purple-red flowers- all the energy it would spend developing seed goes into blooming instead
  • Foliage emerges in blazing brilliant red
  • Deer resistant and very hard
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Why Proven Winners?

Proven Winners ColorChoice Flowering Shrubs are bred, tested and selected to bring you more success with less effort. From longer bloom times and easy-care petite sizes to lush foliage and grand blossoms on sturdy stems, the most enviable gardens begin with our distinctive white pot.