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Table of Contents
Introduction to Evergreen Trees and Shrubs
Planning Your Garden – Evergreens for Screens
Evergreens – Planting Tips
Recognizing the “Right” Evergreen
Why Would Not I Choose a Conifer
Tips for Planting Evergreens
Choice of Evergreens
Arbutus – The Strawberry Tree –Arbutus menziesii
Heath Plants – Erica
Bottlebrush – Callistemon
Daphne – the Spurge Laurel Family
Lavender – Lavandula
Holly – [Ilex]
“Gold” and “Silver” Hollies –
The moment you say the words “shrub” to a gardener his immediate reaction is going to be a visualization of Evergreen plants, which you do not shed their leaves in the autumn and in the winter.
For all those people who intend to retire to the country, and are dreaming of their quiet little place with a white picket fence, the dream is definitely going to consist of a little garden in the backyard. It is going to have plenty of privacy, with a lavish use of Evergreen plants.
Most of us associate the word “Evergreen” with conifers. However, there are still a number of trees and shrubs which, though not conifers can add style and distinction to your garden.