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Magnolia grandiflora: the evergreen magnolia
Trees and shrubs

Magnolia grandiflora: the evergreen magnolia

The magnolia grandiflora, or summer, is the most common magnolias and also the evergreen magnolia.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Magnolia GrandifloraFamily: Magnoliaceae Height: 5 to 20 m Exposure: Rather sunny Soil: Rich and fresh , fairly deep Foliage: Evergreen - Flowering: Summer Magnolia, a sumptuous tree Well established, the evergreen magnolia is easy to care for.

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Kerria japonica, the corete of Japan

Offering superb yellow pompoms in spring, the Japanese hornet is remarkable.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Kerria japonicaFamily: RosaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 1 to 3 mExposition: Sunny and semi-shadeSoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: April-May Planting the Japanese hornwort The best time to plant the Japanese hornwort is in the fall or winter in areas where it does not freeze.
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Lagerstroemia: a very ornamental tree

Lagerstroemia is a superb shrub that blooms all summer. In summary, what you need to know: Name: Lagerstroemia indica Family: Lythracées Height: 3 to 5 m Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Quite rich Foliage: Caduc Flowering: May to October Here are the maintenance actions that will participate in the flowering and growth of your lagerstroemia.
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A lilac for scented bouquets

Colorful and fragrant, lilac is a shrub that will make you forget the harshness of winter: its flowering is favored by extreme cold! Lilac (syringa vulgaris) belongs to the large family of oleaceae, which includes olive or jasmine. Lilac plants sold in garden centers are most often cultivars obtained by hybridization from common lilac.
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Indian lilac: superb flowering

The lilac of the Indies is a formidable tree which flowers the summer.In summary, what you should know: Name: Lagerstroemia indicaFamily: LythracéesHeight: 3 to 5 mExposition: Sunny and semi-shadeSoil: Quite richFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Summer planting, maintenance and pruning of Indian lilac participate in the beautiful flowering and growth of Indian lilac.
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Judas tree: remarkable flowering

The Judaea tree or sheath is a beautiful spring flowering tree.In summary, what you should know: Name: Cercis silliquastrumFamily: FabaceaeType: TreeHeight: 6 to 8 mExposition: Sunny or light shadeSoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Spring Its pink purple flowers appear just before the foliage, decorating your garden from April.
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Hemp palm: ideal for the cold

The hemp palm or Trachycarpus is the palm that best resists the cold and therefore our climates.In summary, what you should know: Name: Chamaerops excelsa or trachycarpus fortunei Family: Arecaceae Type: Tree, palm Height: 10 to 12 m in soil, 2 to 3 m in pot Exposure: Sunny Soil: Quite rich Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: May to June Very comfortable outdoors, in pots or in the ground, you will appreciate it for the beauty of its foliage and its ease maintenance.
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Loropetalum chinense: superb flowering shrub

Loropetalum chinense is a beautiful winter-flowering shrub.In summary, what you should know: Name: Loropetalum chinenseFamily: HamamelidaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 1.5 to 2 mExposition: Sunny, partial shade Soil: Rather richFoliage: Persistent - Flowering: February to April Here are our maintenance tips to improve flowering and development.
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Althéa: an air of hibiscus in the garden

Althea, also known as hibiscus or tree mallow, is a very ornamental shrub.In summary, what you should know: Name: Hibiscus syriacusFamily: MalvaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 1 to 4 mExposition: Sunny and partial shadeFoliage : Deciduous - Flowering: June to November Maintenance, from planting to flowering, including watering and pruning, is easy and will give magnificent flowers to your altheas.
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Create a flowering hedge

It protects us from looks and creates a certain privacy, it insulates from the wind and protects our garden. The flowering hedge has many advantages and can even become very decorative. Unlike the persistent hedge, the flowering hedge will also be well composed both deciduous and persistent shrubs, thus ensuring great diversity, both aesthetically and biologically.
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Ginkgo biloba, superb in all seasons

Ginkgo biloba, the tree with 40 crowns, is a very ornamental tree for the beauty of its leaves.In summary, what you should know: Name: Ginkgo bilobaFamily: GinkgoaceaeHeight: 15 to 25 mExposition: Sunny Soil: Well drainedFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: May to July Also read: health benefits of ginkgo biloba Well planted, it will quickly become one of the most beautiful trees in your garden from spring to fall.
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Deutzia: a beautiful flowering shrub

The deutzia is a wonderful spring flowering shrub.In summary, what you need to know: Name: DeutziaFamily: HydrangeaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 1 to 3 mExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: May to AugustGood planting and maintenance improve the growth and flowering of deutzia.
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Buddleia: the butterfly bush

The buddleia is a flowering shrub, ornamental but can be very invasive .. In summary, what you should know: Name: Buddleja davidii Family: Scrophulariaceae Type: Shrub Height: 2 to 5 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary Foliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Summer Planting , maintenance and pruning are actions that will improve flowering.
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Osmanthus: a beautiful fragrant bloom

Osmanthus blooms and offers a sweet scent of jasmine from the start of spring.In summary, what you should know: Name: OsmanthusFamily: Oleaceae Type: ShrubHeight: 3 to 4 mExposition: Sunny and partial shadeSoil: Quite richFoliage: Evergreen - Flowering: Spring Here are the maintenance actions over the seasons that will contribute to the beauty of your osmanthus.
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Lilac: a beautiful shrub

The lilac, which blooms and scents from spring, is one of the most beautiful flowering shrubs.In summary, what you should know: Name: Syringa vulgarisFamily: OleaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 to 5 mExposition: Sunny and partial shadeSoil: Fairly rich Foliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Spring Care and maintenance of lilac, here are our tips for having good growth and flowering throughout the seasons.
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Laurier Tin: pretty little shrub

The laurel tin is a beautiful shrub, appreciated for its flowering and its foliage.In summary, what you should know: Name: Viburnum tinusFamily: AdoxaceaeType: Shrub, laurelHeight: 2 to 3 mExposition: Sunny to shadeSoil: Quite richFoliage: EvergreenFlowering : November to March Planting, pruning and maintenance, improves flowering and growth of tin laurel.
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Broom: color in spring

The broom is a wonderful shrub with yellow flowers that blooms in spring.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Cytisus scopariusFamily: FabaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, rather sandyFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: SpringCare easy, planting and pruning will help improve the growth and flowering of the broom.
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The hedge: flowery, varied or persistent?

The hedge often delimits the property and generally represents the first project that one has for his garden. But the creation of a hedge, whether flowering, persistent or varied often poses the problem of the choice of shrubs. there is a multitude and not all are necessarily adapted to hedge culture.
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Holm oak: a beautiful evergreen tree

The holm oak is one of the trees in vogue, appreciated for its evergreen foliage and its moderate size.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Quercus IlexFamily: FagaceaeType: TreeHeight: 10 to 15 mExposition: Sunny Soil: Well drained, rather limestone Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: Spring - Harvesting acorns: Autumn Also discover: Quercus suber, the cork oak Planting the green oak The green oak is best planted in the fall, before the first frosts.
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Magnolia grandiflora: the evergreen magnolia

The magnolia grandiflora, or summer, is the most common magnolias and also the evergreen magnolia.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Magnolia GrandifloraFamily: Magnoliaceae Height: 5 to 20 m Exposure: Rather sunny Soil: Rich and fresh , fairly deep Foliage: Evergreen - Flowering: Summer Magnolia, a sumptuous tree Well established, the evergreen magnolia is easy to care for.
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