Designing With Conifers: Personality and Form in the Garden
Round conifers:Recommended conifers: Globe spruce, Mr. Bowling Ball Arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis ‘Bobozam’, zones 3 to 8), dwarf Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica ‘Globosa Nana’, zones 5 to 8), bird’s nest spruce (Picea abies ‘Nidiformis’, zones 2 to 8), mugo pine (Pinus mugo, zones 2 to 8) and blue star juniper (Juniperus squamata ‘Blue Star’, zones 4 to 8).
Good Vibrations® Gold - Juniperus horizontalis
Unlike any other juniper, this beauty is soft to the touch and provides dynamic, seasonal color changes. In the spring it emerges an attractive chartreuse hue, changes to bright yellow and then takes on orange hues in the autumn. A sport of 'Hughes', it has the same spreading, horizontal habit and easy to grow, drought tolerant culture.12 - 18 Inches
Berberis thunbergii 'Bogozam'(BONANZA GOLD™ BARBERRY)
Barberry, Bonanza Gold (berberis thunbergii 'Bogozam') Bonanza Gold is a dwarf form or golden barberry that commands special attention in the landscape due to its outstanding bright gold foliage. A low maintenance plant, it forms a dense mound of bright golden foliage 18" x 36"
5 Tips for Choosing the Best Trees to Plant in Your Yard
When it comes to articles on the best trees for your yard, this one is the best. We’ll show you how to pick ones that will work well in your front yard and backyard in this helpful video. This also includes the best ornamental trees, shade trees, and conifers for your yard.