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Landscapers' Picks: The 10 Best Shrubs for Pots

With their decorative foliage, sculptural form and seasonal blooms, shrubs make beautiful additions to container gardens. These 10 plants will be happy in a pot for a few years if you replace the top layer of soil and feed them each spring.

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Bay laurel (<em>Laurus nobilis</em>)

Mature size: 10 feet, can be kept pruned to 4 to 5 feet tall. Ideal growing conditions: full sun to part shade; moist, acid soil

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