shrub noun

ADJ. deciduous, evergreen | hardy, tender | dwarf, large, low, medium-sized, small, tall | autumn, autumn-flowering, spring, spring-flowering, etc. | flowering | scented | thorny | fast-growing | ornamental | overgrown

VERB + SHRUB grow | plant, put in | dig up, take out | replant | cut back, prune Overgrown deciduous shrubs can be cut back at this time of year.

SHRUB + VERB grow Tender shrubs don't grow well here. | come into flower, flower


PHRASES be planted with shrubs The bed is planted with flowering shrubs. | a variety of shrub