Pruning trees and shrubs

Pruning trees and shrubs

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Better not to prune than to prune wrong. Before going crazy with your hand… Read more

Setting up a hedge,  flowered, mixed or evergreen?

Setting up a hedge, flowered, mixed or evergreen?

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Hedges often mark property lines and are usually the first project for the garden.… Read more

Leyland cypress, the king of hedges

Leyland cypress, the king of hedges

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The Leyland cypress is certainly one of the conifers most used to set up… Read more

Bay laurel, a very aromatic shrub

Bay laurel, a very aromatic shrub

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Bay laurel reminds one of the Mediterranean Coast with its very fragrant foliage. Read more

Cotoneaster, famed for its cute berries

Cotoneaster, famed for its cute berries

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Cotoneaster is a very beautiful shrub, especially appreciated for its berries. Read more

Ash tree, a soft-hearted hardwood

Ash tree, a soft-hearted hardwood

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Apart from its very hard wood and its elegant ornamental appeal, the ash tree… Read more

Magnolia, a sumptuous tree

Magnolia, a sumptuous tree

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Magnolias are among the most beautiful spring-blooming trees. Read more

Althea, a fantastic hibiscus

Althea, a fantastic hibiscus

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Althea, also called hibiscus or rose mallows, are very decorative shrubs. Read more

Magical holly!

Magical holly!

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Not only do elves and fairies hide in its branches. Birds do, too! They… Read more

Cytisus, the French broom

Cytisus, the French broom

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Cytisus is a fantastic flowering shrub, instantly recognizable thanks to its golden yellow blooming. Read more

Cistus, a beautiful flower shrub

Cistus, a beautiful flower shrub

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Cistus is a beautiful flower shrub with simply beautiful evergreen leafage. Read more

Photinia, magnificent leaves

Photinia, magnificent leaves

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Photinia stand out with their scarlet and red-colored leaves. Read more

Flowering plum, Prunus trees

Flowering plum, Prunus trees

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Key Flowering Plum facts Name – Prunus triloba Family – Rosaceae Type – shrub… Read more

Sweetgum, a very ornamental tree

Sweetgum, a very ornamental tree

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The sweetgum tree is reputed for its nice star-shaped leaves and the flamboyant yellow,… Read more

Caucasian elm

Caucasian elm

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Caucasian elm facts Name – Zlekova carpinifolia Family – Ulmaceae Type – tree Height… Read more

Lime tree or basswood, elegant and productive

Lime tree or basswood, elegant and productive

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Lime, apart from the usage that is made of its flowers in infusions, is… Read more

Staghorn tree – amazing in spring, fall and winter

Staghorn tree – amazing in spring, fall and winter

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Staghorn sumac, also called vinegar sumac, is a short tree that grows in a… Read more

Willows for gardens both big and small

Willows for gardens both big and small

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More than 300 varieties of willows are accounted for today (Salix). Reaching up to… Read more

Lomatia tinctoria – a simply astounding shrub

Lomatia tinctoria – a simply astounding shrub

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Lomatia tinctoria is a magnificent evergreen shrub that blooms in summer. An easy plant… Read more

Lagerstroemia – a very ornamental tree

Lagerstroemia – a very ornamental tree

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Lagerstroemia is an amazing shrub that blooms during the entire summer. Read more