Fast-growing shrubs provide a hit of ‘instant’ impact in the garden, perfect for filling space while slower-growing varieties get established.
If you’re looking to plug some gaps in your existing garden, or you’re starting your garden from scratch, the following shrubs will put on plenty of vigorous growth to fill bare corners quickly with their lush leaves and beautiful flowers.
These options are fast growing and full of colour so there will be minimal waiting time between planting and enjoying their beautiful displays. Plus, many of them are really easy to grow and suit many soil types and positions, so are perfect for beginners.
With these plants you’re sure to have a garden bursting with flowers, foliage and fragrance in no time. These fast-growing shrubs will brighten up your beds and borders, add some interest as hedging or screens or add some charm to your containers.