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Pleached Hornbeam Avenue by Badly Drawn Dad via Flickr Planting

Pleached Hornbeam Avenue by Badly Drawn Dad via Flickr Planting


Pleached Hornbeam Avenue by Badly Drawn Dad, via Flickr

Pleached Hornbeam Avenue by Badly Drawn Dad, via Flickr | Gardens | Garden hedges, Garden privacy, Garden paths

Pleached Lime tree avenue in Oakfield park Hedges, Fruit Garden, Garden S, Garden

Formal garden canal and topiary between pleached hornbeam hedges Garden Structures, Garden Paths, Contemporary

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'hedge on stilts' at the National Trust's Hidcote Manor, Gloucestershire Hornbeam Hedge,

pleached trees and mown lawn by vintage 1953 & wackymoomin, via Flickr Leylandii Hedge,

European Hornbeam Hedge as a living fence around the entire yard. I like the gap between the shrub and the ground for the back of the yard(for more privacy) ...

From Modern Kitchen Gardens (ISBN 9781864704211 ) by Janelle McCulloch, published by Images. Creating a Formal Garden in a Small Space .

Hornbeam, hedge on stilts / pleached

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pleached hornbeam hedges to block the neighbors, but still lets light through. need these

The pleached hedge or 'hedge on stilts', underplanted with box, is the ultimate expose-and-reveal combination. Description from blog.rosstours.com.

Of its dozens of species, Carpinus betulus (European hornbeam) is preferred for the narrow crown that makes its shape easily adaptable when clipped.

Pleached & Table-top Trees

Narrow garden draws eye to distance, interest at bases and on the back fence;

Hedgerow fence idea with fruiting trees pleached outside hedge for livestock food pixels

Sculpture Garden, Little Morton Hall Garden Shrubs, Garden Planters, Garden Art, Garden

Above: In winter, leaves on hornbeam shrubs turn a beautiful rusty color. Photograph by Maria Dremo Sundström via Almbacken. For more of this project, ...

Abbey House Gardens by Nigel Musgrove-one million views-thank you! on Flickr

Above: Photograph by by Deborah Nevins. For more, see Hedge Fun: At Home with Garden Designer Deborah Nevins.

Above: Pleached hornbeams. Photograph by Matthew Williams for Gardenista

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Pleached crab apples Tree Tunnel, Tree Line, Tree Shapes, Trees And Shrubs,

Beneath pleached hedges is prime space for other gorgeous plantings. In the photos above, where the sunlight will still reach plants below the pleached ...

First, plant in 5-inch pots with two seeds per pot and cover with loamy soil mix. Layer with compost, and water when the compost feels dry.

Ten reasons to…. live in Clare, Suffolk

Let's Dream Together on Instagram: “Regram from @annlundquistdesign”

This photo taken in early spring, gives a good view of the framework of mature pleached lindens before they have completely leafed out.

Trellis, Pleached and Arched

Bugwoman on Location – A Cabbage Field in Milborne St Andrew

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Swedish Aspen - Popu Tremula 'erecta' Backyard Landscaping, Backyard Privacy Trees, Backyard


If you want to start them from seed, a packet of 30 Green Zebra Organic Tomato Seeds is $4.99 from Burpee.

Clematis Plants and How to Grow Them Successfully

There is a shallow river running right the way through the garden, ideal for birds to drink from and bathe in, and probably suitable for insects in the ...

Stepping stones inside garden, with pea gravel More

Breckland Line between Cambridge & Norwich by N Chadwicke

With hornbeam, there is a new surprise every season always better than the last.

However, in case the sparrows or other birds want a different home, here's an interesting use of old CCTV camera boxes, which have been converted into nest ...

APLD 2010 International Landscape Design Merit Award Winner Richard G Shuster, RG Shuster & Company, Southampton, NY [Like tall narrow trees planted in a ...

The grounds of Clare Priory can be reached via a footbridge over the river Stour in the country park and make pleasant walking. The priory itself was built ...

Dear Readers. as I was walking along a road in Muswell Hill last week, I nearly tripped over my own feet in surprise (when said appendages are a size 8, ...

Above: Tomato bushes and flowering annuals share a sunny spot in Brooklyn. For more of this garden, see Before & After: A $3,000 Garden Makeover for ...

like all the different layers and manicured lawn for dogs and love seat*** Layered hedges & pleached treesPeter Fudge


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Above: Cherry tomatoes grow in a garden in Charlottesville, Virginia. Photograph by Ancapron via Flickr.

FleaingFrance Brocante Society Heaven!#LDproducts Modern Landscape Design, Modern Landscaping, Garden


On the shutters of my house, Benjamin Moore's verdigris-ish 'Nocturnal Gray'.


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And here's another view of the Gas Holder flats, and some pleached lime, which makes great cover for the sparrows.

I bought these outdoor lights from Target for something like $12.


Bugwoman on Location – King's Cross

Noahs Ark Lane is one of the lovely routes down to the river from Sudbury town

... A day of sunshine, yet snow still remains from Saturday night.

boxwood in classical urns White Gardens, Small Gardens, Landscaping Melbourne, Landscaping Design,

Stour walk by Oxyman/Geographic

And then I crossed the road into Granary Square, passing a fine flotilla of swans en route.

Above: A set of four sturdy 10-gauge-wire Tomato Cages with eight-inch-square openings (so you easily can get your hand inside to snag a ripe beefsteak).

The selection of plants is inspired. Below there are Michaelmas daisies, ideal for hoverflies and honeybees.

Belle Vue Park by Oxyman

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It's not hard to see why Himalayan balsam was introduced to the UK – it is a most attractive decorative plant, and comes in a wide variety of colours, from ...

White carpet rose hedge

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On my trip down on the bus, I passed a group of twenty policeman standing around a poor motorcyclist who was holding an icepack to ...

Fast, easy, beautiful and requiring almost no space, it's no wonder vertical gardens are a hit.

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Landscaping 101: Pleached Trees

Karine Basilio: Born Free | Street/Public Art | Growing cherry trees, Japanese cherry tree, Garden

Gas holder as flats

St Gregory's Church

Amelanchier alnifolia 'Obelisk'

The new Francis Meilland hybrid tea roses, above, that I wrote about have found happy homes flanking a large window in one of the new planting beds that ...

Very striking framework of the pleached crab apple trees in the walled garden at Alnwick Castle

Llareta from the Atacama Desert in Chile and over 3000 years of age

I have been meaning to do a separate post on some of the other London wildlife hotspots around King's Cross – the Camley Street Natural Park is a definite ...

14 Best Arne Maynard Garden Courses 2016 images | Gardens, Landscaping, 8 days

Paul Fields on Instagram: “Walk this way... #gardenstyle #traditionalhome #landscapedesign #lambertlandscapecompany #landscapearchitecture #boxwood ...

Wymondham by Michael Button / Flickr photosharing

However, it's just around the corner from here that a real effort has been made with the wildlife planting. Each plant seems to have been chosen for its ...

Burning Bush - drought tolerant shrub, best if planted in fill sun, therefore leaves

Photo by Jan Willemsen, by permission- Flickr commons

I love this bed with another variant of Michaelmas daisy, plus some kind of Cow Parsley. Great for hoverflies, those underappreciated insects.

Pleached Trees

Outdoor Privacy Ideas

You might think that the Latin name for Mugwort, Artemisia vulgaris, links the plant back to Artemis/Diana, the goddess of hunting in Greek and Roman ...

English Country Gardens, English Countryside, Cozy Cottage, Cottage Homes, Cottage Style,

Nick Hayman on Instagram: “Colours, textures, light, warmth, just lovely! Thank you @verandamag for the picture #style #design #beauty #beautiful ...

We are on the Saltillo to the Colombia Bridge border crossing to the West of Nuevo Laredo, all 192 miles. The Mexico 57 toll highway between Saltillo and ...

How to Have a Completely Organic Pest Free Garden by Simply Planting Lots of Plants!

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Incredible Greens on Instagram: “English garden with lollipop yews and allium #garden #gardens #incrediblegreens”