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Small Conifer Trees. Dwarf and slow growing conifers make wonderful feature trees in small gardens. Most are evergreen so provide year round interest, an important feature when space is limited.
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Small Conifers for Your Garden When considering a shrub to give your garden a new look, small conifers are a great answer. There are many beautiful selections offering unusual form, texture and color that provide an interesting contrast with more common shrubs and perennials.
Dwarf and Miniature Conifers for the Smaller Garden. In this newsletter we will be discussing the dwarf and miniature conifers that will not take up as much room in our landscapes. Look for some of these varieties to be on one of our Weekly Specials. or strategically pick plants that will stay small and not out grow their space
An expert in dwarf conifers, Robert Fincham of Coenosium Gardens in Eatonville, will talk about the many choices for small gardens and give tips for successful gardening with small conifers. He is author of the book, “Small Conifers for Small Gardens.” Reservations required (360-466-3821 or 800-585-8200); $5 class fee.
Small Conifers for Small Gardens focuses upon dwarf and miniature conifers that may be found in the United States. Some require diligent searching and will be difficult to locate. When I had my mail order nursery operating, this book was close to being a catalog of my offerings.
Conifer trees that are small can add shape, texture, form and color to your garden. If you are thinking of growing dwarf conifer trees or just want tips on choosing dwarf conifers for the landscape, read on.