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Types of Shade Trees - Landscaping - About.com
"Shade trees" is one of those landscaping classifications that has to do with usage, rather than botany. Shade trees are used to accomplish just what their name ...
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Fast-Growing Shade Trees - Landscaping - About.com
Need info on fast-growing shade trees? Here I describe some types known for their rapid growth rate that give you flowers, fall color, evergreen leaves, etc.
http://landscaping.about.com/od/shadetrees/tp/shade_trees.htm
When to Prune Shade Trees - Landscaping - About.com
The best time to prune shade trees in general is late winter. But there are exceptions; e.g., the best time to trim maples is late spring or early summer.
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Shade Plants - Top 10 List - Landscaping - About.com
My list of the 10 plants that do best in the shade includes flowering dogwood trees and one each from all major categories of landscaping plants.
http://landscaping.about.com/cs/lazylandscaping/a/shade_plants.htm
Grow Red Oak Trees for Late Fall Foliage - Landscaping - About.com
White oak trees mature into exceptional shade trees. Their strong, straight trunks will grace any lawn with a majesty unmatched by most trees. When given ...
http://landscaping.about.com/cs/fallfoliagetrees/a/fall_foliage8.htm
Shrubs That Grow in Shade - 10 Choices Offering Variety
Shrubs that grow in shade are a boon to folks who toil to find bushes to fill shady voids in ... Its natural habitat is in woodland areas, where it is shaded by trees.
http://landscaping.about.com/od/plantsforshadyareas/tp/shrubs-that-grow-in-shade.htm
Top Ten Trees for Planting in a Small Yard - Forestry - About.com
These trees were selected by urban forest specialists for their preferred qualities. ... finely branched growth habit which creates dense shade under the crown.
http://forestry.about.com/od/arboriculture/tp/small_yard_trees.htm
Shade Plants - Top Picks for Shade Garden Plants - Gardening
Shade gardens can be woodland retreats or unexpected bursts of color. Plants you ... They'll tolerate full sun to full shade and even the dry shade under trees.
http://gardening.about.com/od/choosingperennialplants/tp/ShadePerennials.htm
Tulip Trees - What They Are, How to Grow Them - Landscaping
These giants function in the landscape as fast-growing shade trees with fall- foliage interest. The showy flowers of Liriodendron tulipifera make it something of an ...
http://landscaping.about.com/od/falltreesfoliage/p/tulip_trees.htm
Types of Maple Trees - Best Varieties for Fall Color - Landscaping
A reason for the widespread use of Norway maples as shade trees in urban areas across the U.S. is that they tolerate pollution better than many trees.
http://landscaping.about.com/cs/fallfoliagetrees/a/fall_foliage7.htm
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