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Trees with Four Seasons of Interest for your Garden

Create a garden that commands attention throughout the year by selecting trees that excite interest month after month and provide a ravishing show throughout all four seasons.

Plant Combinations, Flowerbeds Ideas, Winter Garden, Early Spring Garden, Exfoliating Bark, dogwood, witch hazel, ilex, berries

Create a Garden with Great Winter Interest

Winters may be long and cold, but your garden can allay that dreariness and be transformed into a place of natural beauty with visually arresting textures, colors, fragrances, and flowers. To create such a beautiful winter scene, you need to make sure you select the right plants.

Winter Garden, Early Spring Garden, red twigs, orange twigs, cornus, dogwood, salix, willows, rubrus, ghost gambles, acer

Shrubs and Trees with Colorful and Distinctive Twigs in Winter

Here is a list of shrubs and trees that will help you create beautiful winter scenes and let you enjoy the winter season in a beautiful new way. All these plants are cold-hardy, versatile, fast-growing, and of great appeal in other seasons too

Winter Garden, Fall Garden, Early Spring Garden, Shrubs with berries, evergreen shrubs, White Berries, White Fruit, Cornus, Dogwood, Symphoricarpos, Snowberry, Callicarpa, Nandina

Attractive Shrubs and Trees with White Fruits and Berries

As some plants owe their charm to spectacular flowers, handsome leaves or colorful fruits, others are valued for their quiet beauty, peeping out here and there in the fall and winter garden. White-berried plants fall into this last category. Adding ornamental interest to the late season garden, most will remain into the winter, providing gardeners, birds and wildlife with holiday cheer.

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