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Holly is magic!
Trees and shrubs

Holly is magic!

It’s not just elves and fairies hiding in its branches. Birds too. They make their nests there to better protect their young and feast on its intensely red berries. Evergreen, hardy, holly is a sturdy, big-hearted tree that is the only evergreen tree to live in northern regions that is not a conifer.

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Mahonia: superb in winter

Mahonia is a decorative shrub in winter, serious with its pretty pretty yellow flowering.In summary, what you need to know: Name: MahoniaFamily: BerberidaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 1 to 2 mExposition: Sunny to shadeSoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Evergreen - Flowering: January to April Also read: mahonia, a shower of gold until April Maintenance, from planting to pruning, ensures good growth and blooming.
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Fall-flowering shrubs

Any question? Ask an expert In one clickPrivate sales Jardiner Malin up to -65, be alerted! On the same subject A remarkable tree with a slender port, the Eucryphia is also distinguished by its magnificent immaculate white bloom and very fragrant. Eucryphia in summary: Name… naja wrote on November 22, 2011 at 11 h 36 minbjrje owns a strawberry tree which takes giant proportions and would like to prune it how to proceed and what period thanks najaCARRE Gilles wrote on April 11, 2011 at 18 h 05 min autumn shrub: I would also recommend chaste tree (pepper tree), Hibiscus syriacus 'blue bird', baguenaudier (Colutea arborescens); You can also try barberry (Berberis) for the fall; there are dozens of cultivars such as burning bushes (Pyracantha).
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Mahonia, a shower of gold until April

Pleasantly fragrant and honey-bearing, the many small lemon-yellow flowers of mahonia stretch in clusters for long weeks, from December to April. A flowering followed by small blue-black berries.Varnished, thorny, dark green glossy above, yellowish green on the reverse, the evergreen foliage of the mahonia is very decorative.
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A green balcony even in winter

Do not leave your planters and pots empty in the cold season: there are many plants that allow you to continue to enjoy a green decor in winter. Read also: Flowering your garden in winter A balcony in the colors of autumn Green in the spotlight in winter Camellia, winter jasmine, hellebore ... Some flowers manage to brave the frost to offer the delicate spectacle of winter blooming.
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Plant colorful trees

In the fall, their branches are covered with gold, bronze, and bright red. Take advantage of the month of November to plant in your garden one of these trees or shrubs in the colors of Indian summer. fall is the season that suits them best, revealing an explosion of colors ranging from yellow to purple, a way to warm up the atmosphere of the garden at a time when the colors of flowers are scarce.
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The shrubs that bloom in winter

Although few in number, the winter-flowering shrubs are among the most remarkable.They have the specificity of blooming when most plants are at rest.Finally, these shrubs catch the eye and give a touch of color and cheerfulness to your garden Flowering is not the only advantage These shrubs also have the good idea to promote the ecosystem when the flora and fauna are somewhat asleep ... If the plants are adorned with their most beautiful colors, it is also for s' attract the favor of insects and birds that participate in the reproduction of species through pollination.
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Holly is magic!

It’s not just elves and fairies hiding in its branches. Birds too. They make their nests there to better protect their young and feast on its intensely red berries. Evergreen, hardy, holly is a sturdy, big-hearted tree that is the only evergreen tree to live in northern regions that is not a conifer.
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Azalea japonica: the outdoor azalea

Azalea japonica is a small heather shrub with evergreen foliage offering very pretty flowers in spring.In summary, what you should know: Name: Azalea japonicaFamily: EricaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 100 to 200 cmExposition: Part shade and shade Soil : Acid, heather earth Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: April-May Can measure between 1.
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The charm of country camellias

Less sophisticated than their Japanese cousins, country camellias offer a multitude of small, simple and fragrant flowers from January. Resulting from hybridization work, field camellias are similar to the tea tree (camellia sinensis), cultivated for 5,000 years in Asia and brought to Europe in the 17th century.
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Laurel-sauce: a very aromatic shrub

The bay laurel is famous for its very aromatic foliage.In summary, what you should know: Name: Laurus nobilisType: Shrub, laurelHeight: 3 to 7 mExposition: SunnyFoliage: PersistentFlowering: Spring - Harvest: All yearHealth: benefits for laurel sauce health Planting, maintenance and pruning of bay laurel sauce, here are the actions that will allow good growth and a good harvest of bay leaves throughout the seasons.
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Quercus Ilex: appreciated for its foliage

Quercus ilex fait is a beautiful tree, appreciated for its pretty evergreen foliage.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Quercus IlexFamily: FagaceaeType: Evergreen treeHeight: 10 to 15 mExposition: SunnySoil: Well drained, rather calcareousFoliage: Evergreen - Flowering: Spring - Harvest: Autumn Also discover: Quercus suber, the cork oak Planting of Quercus ilex Quercus Ilex is ideally planted in the fall, before the first frosts.
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Gaulthérie: superb all year round

Wintergreen is a beautiful evergreen shrub that offers beautiful red berries in winter.In summary, what you should know: Name: Gaultheria procumbensFamily: EricaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 15 to 20 cmExposure: Part shade Soil: Heather soilFoliage: Persistent - Flowering: Spring Wintergreen or Gaultheria procumbens is a small sub-shrub, cousin of heather and blueberries, which belongs to the Ericaceae family.
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Sarcococca: pretty flowers in winter

The Sarcococca is a beautiful shrub with an original name which offers a pretty winter flowering.In summary, what you need to know: Name: SarcococcaFamily: BuxaceaeType: ShrubHeight: very variable (max 4m) Soil: OrdinaryExposition: Sun and partial shadeFoliage: Persistent - Flowering: January to March We also like sarcococca for the smell of its flowers.
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Viburnum plicatum: Chinese viburnum

Viburnum plicatum is one of the viburnums that offer a beautiful pink or white bloom.In summary, what you should know: Name: Viburnum plicatum Family: Adoxaceae Type: Shrub Height: 3 m Exposure: Sunny or partial shade Soil: Ordinary, good Drained Foliage: Deciduous - Flowering: May to October Spring flowering shrub, it adorns gardens and terraces in the most beautiful way.
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Chamaerops humilis: pretty little palm tree

Chamaerops humilis is a small palm tree that resists our outdoor climates, perfect for terraces and small gardens.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Chamaerops humilisFamily: ArecaceaeType: Tree, palm treeHeight: 10 to 12 m in soil , 2 to 3 m in pot Exposure: Sunny Soil: Quite rich Flowering: May to July (very light) - Foliage: Persistent Planting of Chamaerops humilis Whether in the ground or in pots, Chamaerops humilis can be planted either in spring or in autumn but always avoiding periods of cold or strong heat.
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Camellia in a pot: ideal for balconies and terraces

Camellia is a beautiful shrub perfectly suited to pot culture.In summary, what you need to know: Name: CamelliaFamily: TheacéesType: Flowering shrubPot height: 1 to 3 mExposure: Part shade and shadeSubstrate: Earth heatherFoliage: EvergreenFlowering: November to June depending on varietyDiscover all our articles devoted to camelliaOur advice: choose smaller species for pot culture, those that do not exceed 80 cm in height in adulthood.
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Chimonanthe: pretty winter bloom

The chimonanthus is remarkable in winter and without doubt one of the most beautiful winter-flowering shrubs.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Chimonanthus praecoxFamily: CalycanthaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 3 to 5 mExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous or persistent - Flowering: January to March Planting, pruning and maintenance are all things that will help you improve the growth of the chimonanthus.
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Forsythia: Gold in Spring

Forsythia amazes in spring thanks to its magnificent golden yellow flowers.In summary, what you should know: Name: Forsythia IntermediaFamily: OleacéesType: ShrubHeight: 2 to 3 mExposition: Sunny and partial shadeSoil: Ordinary, not too chalkyFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Spring Maintenance is easy and each gesture contributes to improving the development and flowering of forsythia.
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Portuguese laurel: a beautiful hedge shrub

Portuguese laurel is a beautiful evergreen shrub with dark green foliage.In summary, what you should know: Name: Prunus lusitanicaFamily: RosaceaeType: Shrub, laurelHeight: 2 to 6 mExposition: SunnyFoliage: PersistentFlowering: Spring beautiful flowering in summer and colorful berries in fall and winter.
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Choisya ternata: superb flowering

The choisya ternata is a flowering shrub which amazes from the beginning of spring with its magnificent small white and fragrant flowers.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Choisya ternataFamily: RutaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 2 to 3 mExposition: Sunny - Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: April to June Here are our tips for good growth and spectacular flowering.
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