Cultivating Trees, Shrubs, And Climbers (Hardy)

Description. All plants of fully woody character that can be grown outdoors summer and winter. Some varieties are evergreen, i.e. retain their foliage throughout the winter, others are deciduous, i.e. lose their foliage in autumn. There are also half-hardy and tender kinds which can be grown by enthusiasts in a greenhouse,. Soil and Situation. Requirements … Read more

Inside Hedges

Internal division hedges in a garden are sometimes desirable for the purpose of outlining the sections without completely screening them. A hedge of lavender round a sunk garden serves as a frame to this feature, and gives a feeling of privacy without interfering with the view across it. A low hedge sometimes takes the place … Read more