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3 Fantastic and Useful Shrubs for Your Home Landscape

3 Fantastic and Useful Shrubs for Your Home Landscape

As a landscape designer with a passion for "harvestable" landscapes, my designs tend to focus on edible and medicinal plants.  Many of our native plants are edible and/or medicinal so I like to work these into my designs too.  Surrounded by some of my favorite native and edible plants last weekend at a state park, I took some photos and was inspired to write this post.

The following three shrubs are easy to spot in our forests.  They are all evergreen and have edible berries.  Can you guess which shrubs I'm thinking of?  Read on to find out!