Category: Trees

Picea pungens (Colorado Spruce) 0

Colorado Spruce (Picea pungens)

Picea pungens (Colorado Spruce) is a conical to columnar tree with sharp pointed bluish-grey leaves covered in glaucous wax. This is the main feature of Colorado Spruce and the reason why it is famous...

Magnolia 0

Magnolia

Magnolia is known by its very large flowers in the middle or end of winter before leaf emergence. The contrast between its beautiful flowers and the gray stem is splendid. Magnolia grandiflora, the most...

How to plant-Betula-Birch 0

Birch (Betula)

Birches (Betula) are much appreciated during autumn and winter when the gorgeous bark and leaves can be fully seen. Birches produce light, open canopies which doesn’t produce dense shades, making them good trees for...

Sequoia sempervirens (Coastal redwood) tree 0

Coastal redwood (Sequoia sempervirens)

Sequoia sempervirens (Coastal redwood) is a very tall fast growing evergreen coniferous tree. It is native to coastal forest in California and Oregon, United States. It has a columnar upright shape with horizontal or...

Cercis siliquastrum (Judas tree) 0

Judas tree (Cercis siliquastrum)

Cercis siliquastrum (Judas tree) is one of the top trees for early spring flowering. They display wonderful clusters of pink flowers that cover the branches and even the thickest trunk. Judas tree is native...

Olea europaea (Common olive) - how to plant in the garden 0

Olive (Olea europaea)

lea europaea (Common olive) is a perennial tree, fruitful and ornamental, native to the Mediterranean region. From common olive we obtain olives and the precious oil, which man learned to extract in the Neolithic...

Cornus kousa (Kousa Dogwood) flowers 0

Kousa Dogwood (Cornus kousa)

Cornus kousa (Kousa Dogwood) is a awesome small tree. It has two main seasons of interest, summer and autumn. In the beginning of summer it produces lovely creamy-white flowers (in fact they are bracts). In...