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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Japanese pieris (Pieris japonica) 'Flamingo'

Mature size: 4 feet tall, 3 feet wide. Ideal growing conditions: part shade, moist soil

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