Ilex

Winter: Jobs To Do

Evaluate the placement, form and framework of evergreens, trees and shrubs, ornaments and structures. Make notes for changes and additions. Carefully tie twine to damaged or crossing tree and shrub …

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Betula nigra

Top trees and shrubs for winter

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) Quercus robur f. fastigiata(Columnar …

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Eranthis hyemalis

Top 10 spring plants

These spring flowering plants put on a stunning display in the gardens of the Toronto Botanical Garden. Perennials Eranthis hyemalis(Winter aconite) Zone 3   Helleborus niger (Christmas rose) Zone 3 …

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Seed Exchange 2013

OUR VOLUNTEERS have been busy cleaning and packaging an interesting selection of seeds for this year’s exchange. All plant information is supplied by the donors. We cannot guarantee that all …

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Hong Kong Park

Hong Kong Park is a tranquil oasis surrounded by skyscrapers and the slopes of VictoriaPeak in the neighbourhood of Central. On a stopover between Southeast Asia and home last January, …

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Blog Watch: Garden Travel

Can’t get away this winter? For bloggers’ views of some of the best gardens to visit and plants from exotic locales, check out these photo-packed blogs.       Veronica Sliva takes …

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