Olive tree, the Mediterranean comes to the garden

Olive tree, the Mediterranean comes to the garden

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Olive trees, both potted and planted in the ground, are certainly a kind of… Read more

Hawthorn, a cute little shrub

Hawthorn, a cute little shrub

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Hawthorn is a shrub often used for defensive hedges, and it is also very… Read more

Dwarf yaupon, a cute shrub that is easy to keep small

Dwarf yaupon, a cute shrub that is easy to keep small

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Dwarf yaupon is a resilient shrub that is perfect for small gardens. Read more

Wintersweet, sweet winter blooming

Wintersweet, sweet winter blooming

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Wintersweet is a wonderful winter-blooming shrub tree. Read more

Chimonanthus, magnificent winter flowers

Chimonanthus, magnificent winter flowers

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Chimonanthus, commonly called wintersweet, is one of the most beautiful shrubs to bloom in… Read more

Birch, a very ornamental tree

Birch, a very ornamental tree

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Birch is a magnificent ornamental tree, known for its distinctive white bark. Read more

Winter blooming shrubs

Winter blooming shrubs

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Even though they aren’t very many, winter blooming shrubs are often among the most… Read more

Cape mallow, all about caring for Anisodontea

Cape mallow, all about caring for Anisodontea

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Cape mallows are beautiful shrubs that flower in the spring. They deserve a prominent… Read more

Alyogyne, caring for them well

Alyogyne, caring for them well

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Alyogyne, also called Lilac hibiscus, is a remarkable shrub with generous blooming. Read more

Rose of Sharon, a flower shrub shrouded in the mysteries of the past

Rose of Sharon, a flower shrub shrouded in the mysteries of the past

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Rose of Sharon, sometimes hyphenated to Rose-of-Sharon, is a delightful summer-blooming garden shrub. Read more

Hibiscus, a tropical sensation

Hibiscus, a tropical sensation

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The lively flower colors of the Hibiscus bring to mind the enchantment of tropical… Read more

Hibiscus syriacus, an oriental beauty

Hibiscus syriacus, an oriental beauty

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Hibiscus syriacus is a very ornamental summer shrub. Read more

Hibiscus Althea, a very ornamental shrub
Althea, a fantastic hibiscus

Althea, a fantastic hibiscus

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Althea, also called Hibiscus or Rose of Sharon, is a very decorative shrub. Read more

Bamboo, very trendy plants

Bamboo, very trendy plants

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Bamboo is a beautiful modern evergreen shrub, but if unchecked, it may spread uncontrollably. Read more

Invasive bamboo, what are the options?

Invasive bamboo, what are the options?

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Even though your bamboo has been properly settled in the garden for years already,… Read more

Yaupon, a tea tree native to North America

Yaupon, a tea tree native to North America

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Yaupon is a shrubby tree of the holly family. Native Americans used it to… Read more

Ilex vomitoria, a landscaping shrub that doubles as a tea provider

Ilex vomitoria, a landscaping shrub that doubles as a tea provider

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Ilex vomitoria is a herbal shrub that boasts fascinating properties when drunk Read more

A green balcony, even in winter

A green balcony, even in winter

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Don’t leave your garden boxes and pots empty during the cold season: many plants… Read more

Albizia, a superb flower-bearing tree

Albizia, a superb flower-bearing tree

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The Albizia tree is famous for its fabulous summer blooming. Read more