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    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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    The Evergreen Garden or Conifer Garden

    Ideas for an Evergreen Design | Today's Garden Ideas

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    Dombeya Wallichii, the Pink-Ball is a spectacularly large shrub with large heart-shaped leaves and dense heads of little pink flowers which hang from foot long stems. The plant is native to Madagascar, but widely grown as a large garden shrub in Florida. Of the family Sterculiaceae it is cultivated for its beautiful pendulous bright pink flower-balls.

    Dombeya Wallichii | A1 Pictures

    Red Flowering Gum Tree

    Red Flowering Gum Tree - red

    '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

    ‘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

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    Prairiefire Crabapple

    Prairiefire Crabapple

    Snow Fountain Weeping Cherry

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