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Trees and shrubs

Tamarisk: a very easy shrub

The tamarisk is a shrub well known for its pale pink flowers, ideal by the sea for its resistance to the wind.In summary, what you should know: Name: TamarixFamily: TamaricaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 to 5 mClimate: Rather warmExposition: Sunny Soil: Ordinary Flowering: Spring, summer - Foliage: Deciduous It often grows naturally, in the wild, but it can also be planted and cultivated in your garden.
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Cytisus: Scotch broom

Cytisus is a wonderful flowering shrub, recognizable by its golden yellow.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Cytisus Family: Fabaceae Type: Shrub Height: 0.4 to 2 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, rather poor Foliage: Deciduous or evergreen - Flowering: April to June Easy to maintain, planting and pruning will help improve the growth and flowering of cytisus.
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Weeping willow: a majestic tree

The weeping willow is an absolutely beautiful ornamental tree.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Salix babylonicaFamily: SalicaceaeType: TreeHeight: 5 to 25 mClimate: TemperateExposure: SunnySoil: MoistFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: May-June Also read: The cultivation and maintenance of the weeping willow, from planting to pruning, will participate in the good development of the tree.
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Irresistible, syringe

Here is one of the most enchanting and fragrant shrubs in the garden. Very accommodating, it pleases everywhere and gives a romantic allure to the garden with its cascades of white flakes and its scents of orange blossom. all regions.
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Shrub willow

Name: SalixFamily: Salicaceae Type: Shrub Height: 1 to 4 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Fresh Foliage: Deciduous Flowering: March Planting shrub willow Preferably in the fall to promote rooting before winter and therefore better recovery. In container or pot, you can plant it in the spring without any problem.
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"Kilmarnock", a miniature weeping willow

You certainly know its branches which are covered in spring with velvety catkins ... With its compact habit, the willow "Kilmarnock" is well suited to small gardens and balconies. Weeping form of the marsault willow, created in England in the 19th century, the salix caprea " Kilmarnock ”(formerly called“ Pendula ”) is a tree in the shape of a small parasol, particularly decorative.
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Witch Hazel, the tree of golden stars

It has long been called "witches' hazel". Magical and mysterious, witch hazel is covered in winter with strange golden yellow flowers and is adorned, in autumn, with exceptional colors. Witch hazel is a shrub to be isolated or planted in small groves in groups of three or five subjects. Place them at the entrance to the garden, as a welcome sign or in a place visible from the entrance and your house.
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Strawberry tree: famous for its berries

The strawberry tree is a superb shrub well known for its pretty red berries resembling strawberries and edible.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Arbutus unedoFamily: EricaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 to 5 mExposition: Sunny and mid shade Soil: Ordinary, well drained Foliage: Evergreen - Flowering: Summer - Harvest shrub: Autumn Planting the strawberry tree It is recommended to plant the strawberry tree in the fall but you can also without too much problem plant it until spring by avoiding periods of frost.
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Juniper: a very ornamental shrub

Juniper is a very pretty little conifer, well known for its berries giving alcohol and also called juniperus.In summary, what you should know: Name: Juniperus communisFamily: CupressaceaeType: ConiferExposition: Sunny or mid shade Soil: Well drained, ordinary Size: 1 to 3 meters Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: Spring Health: benefits and virtues of juniper Planting juniper Juniper is best planted in the fall to facilitate rooting and therefore recovery in spring.
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St. John's Wort: natural sunshine!

St. John's Wort is an abundant flowering shrub that requires virtually no maintenance.In summary, what you need to know: Name: HypericumFamily: HypericaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 50 to 200 cmExposition: Sunny and partial shadeSoil: Quite richFoliage: Evergreen - Flowering: May to October Read also: health benefits and virtues of St. John's Wort The yellow of its flowers is quite remarkable and will illuminate your garden.
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Myrtle: floriferous and fragrant

Myrtle is a small, original, floriferous and very decorative shrub.It is appreciated all year round for its flowering, its fragrance and berries.Name: Myrtus communisFamily: MyrtaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 3 to 5 mExposition: Rather sunnySoil: Ordinary , well drained Foliage: Evergreen - Flowering: June to October Planting myrtle Myrtle is a plant of Mediterranean origin which does not support extreme cold, especially when it is prolonged.
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How to properly plant heather plants

Heather soil plants like acidic, cool, well-drained soils. Planting will be an important stage in the life of the plant.After having been cultivated in a container at a nurseryman, the plant arrives in a new environment to which it will have to be adapted.Follow each of the steps presented below carefully, and you will see that your plant will flourish perfectly!
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Very decorative berry shrubs

Winter is not the period that offers the most flowers in our garden, but it has every chance of giving way to very beautiful colors.Many shrubs have the happy particularity of adorning themselves with magnificent colorful berries which brighten up and decorate the garden. Berry shrubsThis is a festival of color that you can create by choosing plants whose branches turn into a real “pearl” shrub.
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Eucalyptus: elegant and virtuous

Besides its very ornamental aspect, the eucalyptus is a tree recognized for its many benefits and virtues.In summary, what you should know: Name: EucalyptusFamily: MyrtaceaeType: TreeHeight: 10 to 40 mExposition: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, well drainedFoliage: Persistent - Resistance: -3 ° to - 18 ° depending on the variety Health: benefits and virtues of eucalyptus Planting eucalyptus Eucalyptus is best planted in autumn or early spring.
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Viburnum tinus: superb in autumn

Viburnum tinus is a shrub known for its pretty autumn bloom, which brings a touch of color to the garden.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Viburnum tinus lisaroseFamily: CaprifoliaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 mExposition: Sunny to shadeSoil: Enough Rich Foliage: Evergreen - Flowering: November to March Planting Viburnum tinus Viburnum tinus is ideally planted in the fall but can also be planted in the spring if it is bought in pots or containers.
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Charm and bower: isolated, hedge or topiary

Charm is a must in our forests but it also adorns many parks and gardens.In summary, what you should know: Name: CarpinusFamily: BetulaceaeType: TreeHeight: 10 to 15 mExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: SpringPlantation Charm or bower The hornbeam can be planted both in isolation and in hedges (bowers).
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Laurel, green in winter

Do you want to bring a touch of greenery to your balcony or terrace? Choose a bay laurel.Laurel-sauce or laurel-tin, these two species that are not part of the same family have common qualities.Read also: Growing laurel-sauce wellGrowing laurel-tin wellThe laurel sauce, for scented topiaries bouquet garni, with its thick, glossy and fragrant leaves, laurel sauce (laurus nobilis) is a shrub that stays green all year round.
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Privet Ibota: beautiful hedge shrub

The ibota privet is a beautiful shrub with a bushy and flared port that does not lack appeal, both for a hedge and in a shrub bed.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Ligustrum Ibota Family: Oleaceae Type : Shrub Height: 2 m Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Ordinary Foliage: Deciduous or evergreen - Flowering: May-June Planting ligustrum ibota It is recommended to plant in the fall, but you can plant in the spring without too much worry all the subjects purchased in container.
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