Over the years Hannah’s has planted many a tree, shrub, grass and flower! This experience has given us firsthand insight into the plants that thrive in North Alabama (USDA Hardiness Zone 7). We’ve compiled and categorized a list of our recommended plants complete with photos and descriptions so that our customers can have detailed information at their fingertips.


Bald Cypress
Taxodium Distichum

Chinese Elm
Ulmus Paruifolia

Deodor Cedar
Cedrus Deodara

Green Giant Arborvitae
Thuja Plicata

Japanese Maple
Acer Palmatum

Natchez Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia X "Natchez"

‘New Orleans’ Crepe Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'New Orleans'

Pin Oak
Quercus Pallustris

Red Maple
Acer Rubrum

Shumard Oak
Quercus Shumardii

Sugar Maple
Acer Saccharum

Willow Oak
Quercus Paellos

Yoshino Cherry
Prunus x Yeddensis


Azalea obtusum

Camellia japonica

Carrisa Holly
Ilex Cornuta 'Carissa'

Dwarf Burford Holly
Ilex cornuta 'dwarf burford'

Dwarf Yaupon Holly
Ilex Vomitora 'Nana'

Gardenia ‘Frost Proof’
Gardenia jasminoides 'Frost Proof'

Goldmound Spirea
Spirea x bumalda

Helleri Holly
Ilex Crenata 'Helleri'

Indian Hawthorn
Rhapiolepis Indica

Japonica Cleyera
Ternstroemia gymnathera

Juddi Viburnum
Viburnum x Juddii

Korean Boxwood
Buxus microphylla var. koreana

Loropetlum chinensis var. Rubrum

Parsoni Juniper
Juniperus dauuroca 'expansal'

Ground Cover

Ajuga reptans

Andorra Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis

Blue Rug Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis

Cotoneaster dammeri

Creeping Turf Lilly
Liriope spicata

Hemerocallis hybrida

English Ivy
Hedera heliz

Hosta/Plantain Lily
Hosta plantaginea

Liriope (Turf Lilly)
Liriope muscari

Mondo Grass

Pacific Juniper
Juniperus conferta

Variegated Liriope
Liriope muscari variegata

Annuals & Perennials