13 Plants That Give You Bang for Your Buck trees: apple "Apple trees produce lovely, fragrant pink blooms followed by fruit. Plus, they can be trained on a wall, as espaliers, or bent over arches. Trees To Plant
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Clethra (C. alnifolia varieties) Zones: 3 to 9 "One plant will perfume a whole yard in August, so I have what my father jokingly called 'a plethora of clethora' next to the porch."
Perennials: Maiden Grass,Expert says: "This grass forms a light, airy four-foot-tall mound and grows really well in otherwise tough and dry sites." —David McMullin, garden designer, Atlanta
.all the trees were trimmed like this when i was little.....at the cemetary across the street from my grandparents house
We have 5 white pines the utility company is scheduled to cut down. His parents planted them under the wires you see... and they are all tangled. I am planning on moving the raised bed garden to this area. Using the stumps as the edges of the bed, and the 'face' for trellis up rights. They could also be sentinels such as this.