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Question: I strongly dislike hedges and I have one on the side of my house i want to take out but I would like to replace it. That side of the house gets maybe one hour of sun in the late afternoon. Is there a sade shrub that gets flowers that would .be good to replace

Answer: Some shrubs that will do well in your landscape include Ilex vomitoria 'Nana' (dwarf yaupon holly), Aucuba japonica (Aucuba), Rhododendron obtusum (Kurume hybrid azaleas), Gardenia augusta (Gardenia), and Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Compacta' (dwarf burford holly). Enjoy your landscape!

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