|This is a bushy deciduous, sometimes semi-evergreen shrub most often used for shrub borders and hedging. Leaves are gray-green, green, narrow, 3-6 inches long with white edges. White flowers are held in panicles to 5 to 8 inches long, followed by round dull blue-black fruit. Clip hedges twice in summer. It grows to 40-50 feet in height and will grow in an open form.