Too tall of an order?

Too tall of an order?

I need some nice flowering or beautifully foliaged shrubs/bushes that can handle high wind and heavy clay soil.. any suggestions? Or the plans to erect an invisible wind force field around my property to keep things from getting wind scalded to death... Opps forgot.. Zone 5b Central Ohio :)
New house – New garden

New house – New garden

Garden candy…

Garden candy…

The Story of the shade garden in pictures.

The Story of the shade garden in pictures.

Sweet Autumn Clematis

Sweet Autumn Clematis

Florida greenery (picture heavy)

Florida greenery (picture heavy)

Happy Beltane!

Happy Beltane!