Gorgeous rhododendrons in this beautiful shade of purple; they tend to get overgrown and "bushy." So, you can trimmed out the entire bottom making the bush into a tree; then planted some shade-loving plants beneath it.
LITTLE BIBI - LITTLE BIBI is a naturally dwarf evergreen shrub with glaucous grey green leaves. It flowers heavily with its main flush in spring/summer, and continuously throughout the remainder of the year (depending on location and local conditions) wit
Wild Thyme (Thymus Serpyllum) forms evergreen cushions that spread rapidly and are smothered in flowers in summer. Its tiny leaves contain a rich, fragrant essential oil. This ground cover plant fills the air with a herbal scent.
Eastern Redbud Circus canadensis Spectacular rosy pink blossoms that appear in April Great colorful foliage year round with reddish-brown leaves changing to dark green then to yellow in fall Grows to to with to spread Zones 4 to 9
Pink Velour Crape Myrtles™ - an impressive ornamental colorful tree, makes beautiful privacy screens, blooms that last for months. More sun, more blooms. Grows to 8 feet. Mildew resistant and drought tolerant, easy care plant.