Top trees and shrubs for winter

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Betula nigra

Paul Zammit has chosen these trees and shrubs for their attractive appearance in the winter landscape.

Betula nigra (River birch) Cotoneaster horizontalis var. perpusillus(Prostrate rock spray)

Betula nigra

Quercus robur f. fastigiata(Columnar English oak)

Pyramidal oak

Chamaecyparis pisifera‘Filifera Aureovariegata’(Sawara cypress)

Chamaecyparis pisifera

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Paul Zammit about the author: Paul Zammit

Paul Zammit is the Nancy Eaton Director of Horticulture at the Toronto Botanical Garden. A graduate of the University of Guelph, Paul was formerly employed at Plant World, a large retail garden centre where he was the perennial department manager. He is a regular speaker at garden clubs and horticultural trade shows across Canada and in the United States. He has appeared both on television and in print.

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