Need a strong, silent type in your garden? Jay Sifford, a Houzz contributor, says the truth is that without these workhorses of structure, the frilly and fleeting annuals and perennials wouldn’t shine nearly as brightly. And sometimes we need a columnar plant to juxtapose a horizontal composition. Meet Hicks yew (Taxus x media ‘Hicksii’). Hicks yew may be your perfect match. Read and see more: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/46812697/list/great-design-plant-taxus-x-media-hicksii
Here are additional photo’s of the landscape in Winnetka, IL. featured in the article:
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