Maureen Irwin
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Carpinus betulus (Hornbeam). Unequally toothed edge mid green leaves. A popular hedge can be seen trained and pleached. Tolerant of clay soils and polluted areas. Very useful tree even for a small garden.

Carpinus betulus, European Hornbeam foliage close-up: tolerant of clay soils and polluted areas. Very useful tree even for a small garden.

love the Privacy these trees provide

Screening for above the two panels. Pleached trees in grey planters. Dark grey decking edged with low planting

Olive trees pleached and pruned as a narrow hedge

Planting for privacy-pleached olive trees is another take on hedge in the air. The lavender & boxwood add interest as underplanting. For my Front Garden along the Driveway.

Magnolia 'Little Gem'-easily controlled to te 2.5-3m height range that suits your requirements ben. Will generally form a clipped block of foliage over time though not as dense as the lilly pilly we chatted about. *Could be used as a "pleached" hedge(stripping the trunk of foliage and promoting foliage on the top half of the plant) so that a second tier of plant material can be included underneath for a more dynamic visual aesthetic.

Magnolia 'Little Gem'-easily controlled to te height range that suits your requirements ben. Will generally form a clipped block of foliage over time though not as dense as the lilly pilly we chatted about. *Could be used as a "pleached" hedge(st

So easy to make, spray paint 6" PVC pipe in your favorite color. Plant with succulents. Great planter to hang in front of a window that doesn't have a great view.

Cool DIY Indoor-Outdoor Modular Cylinder Planters If you have limited gardening space than dis DIY planter is made for you!This DIY project would let you save some gardening space. @ its-a-green-life

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I’ve always loved having edibles in my garden. It isn’t a new idea, cottage gardens in Europe traditionally combined growing vegetables for the family along with table flowers, due to the small spaces most people had in those times.