GARDEN KNOW HOW

Colouring the Garden

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The use of colour in the garden is a very powerful tool. Different colours evoke different emotions in people, which leads to colour preferences. When we visit a garden or take a good look at our own, what we often notice first is the way in which colour has been applied. Gardens often change their primary colours through out the…

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Double Flowering Plum

Double Flowering Plum at Sensible Gardening and Living

This spring shrub is absolutely gorgeous for about 2 weeks in spring. Double Flowering Plum ( Prunus triloba ‘Mutiplex’) literally explodes with double pink blooms. An averaged sized shrub growing to about 8 feet tall and wide and requiring very little prunning as it keeps it’s shape well. It starts to bloom on leafless branches and by the time the…

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