Landscape Shrubs & Trees

Foliage, shapes, and color are the foundational structure of a well planned garden. The plants on this board are great choices for establishing a foundation when planning a well designed garden.

Landscape Shrubs & Trees

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'Chirimen' Hinoki cypress: Upright miniature conifer with almost otherworldly foliage. Its dark green color and open habit make this plant an eye-catching conifer for any landscape, particularly rock gardens.

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Chirimen'

Choosing fruit trees. Starting a home orchard.

Choosing Fruit Trees - We Got Real

Evergreen shrubs make a nice background to other shrubs and flowers.

Use Evergreens to Make an Impact

~Japanese Snowbell (Styrax japonicus)

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Lots of gardeners want fast-growing trees for privacy, especially when a tree is lost to old age or other factors. While it's true that fast-growing trees provide quick beauty, seclusion and shade, they may be short-lived and

Boost Your Privacy with Fast-Growing Trees

Dwarf Flowering Quince (Chaenomeles speciosa) 'Cameo'

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Crepe myrtle varieties , great information to determine the right one for you!

Plant A Smaller Crepe Myrtle This Year
  • Carmen Daugherty
    Carmen Daugherty

    I have a red one and a white one. I love them, but I am allergic to them. I have weird allergies.

‘Pink Velour’ Crape Myrtle

Plant A Smaller Crepe Myrtle This Year

Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold'

Hakonechloa All Gold -- Bluestone Perennials

Hakonechloa macra and Ophiopogon planiscapus nigrescens! // Great Gardens & Ideas //

Inspirational Design

Cornus kousa 'Satomi'

Photo #23113 | Cornus kousa 'Satomi'

WEIGELA 'Midnight Wine' A Paradise Garden Five Star Shrub A marvelous low mounding, dwarf version of 'Wine & Roses'. Dark burgundy-purple foliage and pink flowers.

Paradise Garden - WEIGELA 'Midnight Wine' - Shrub - Shrubs

Conifer shapes

Composing with Conifers

Vitex tree, or Chaste tree. It is a deciduous shrub that is commonly trimmed into a small tree. This fast growing shrub gets to an average size of 15′ high by 15′ wide. This sun loving shrub will bloom all summer long until early fall. It loves well drained soil and needs full sun to get the best blooms. The most common bloom color is lavender, but there are some pink and white.

Vitex Tree (Chaste Tree) « Landscape Escapes, LLC

5 Best-Behaved Trees to Grace a Patio - Big enough for shade but small enough for easy care, these amiable trees mind their manners in a modest outdoor space

5 Best-Behaved Trees to Grace a Patio

Contemporary Landscape by Form and Foliage

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Hinoki false cypresses. This tree, known botanically as Chamaecyparis, is related to cypress and generally exhibits the same fine texture. There are two major types of Chamaecyparis: pisifera and obtusa. Pisifera is enerally blue in color and has a coarser, more rounded type of foliage, whereas obtusa’s foliage is generally softer and flatter. Both are excellent tools in creating an artistic garden composition.

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The garden: Conifer Gardens

the garden: Conifer Gardens

Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Garnet' (Japanese Maple tree)

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Prairiefire Crabapple

Prairiefire Crabapple

Snow Fountain Weeping Cherry

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Pinus contorta or the Chief Joseph pine is winter hardy to zones 5-8. It has light green color during the warm season, then in the fall, the color changes to a bright yellow that lasts until the following spring when it transitions back to light green. Grows 1' per year to a max of 8'. Plant in full sun.

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    Julie Ann Schmalee

    This is freaking bizarre! I've never seen anything like this! Very neat!

Saucer Magnolia tree

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Crimson Pygmy Barberry, Berberis thunbergii var atropurpurea 'Nana' H: 2-3 ft W: 2-3 ft Full - Partial Sun Blooms: Spring Spacing: 3-4 ft. no maintenance- no pest or disease problems drought-tolerant no chemicals needed small, yellow flowers in the spring Purple berries follow the flowers turning red in the winter food for birds No shearing or pruning needed perfect for under a window sill or as a driveway hedge. In warmer areas evergreen, colder decidious

Crimson Pygmy Barberry

Japanese Flowering Cherry Tree to add to your landscape and help a great cause at the same time! Plus, right now, every member that orders will receive a free Red Maple! Click the pic for more info.

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