How to Choose a Tree for the Smaller Garden

This is part two of three posts on how to fit a desirable and covetable tree into your small garden. My imaginary plot has now shrunk to 5 x 5 metres.  Not big,  but no reason why you should not have a real tree and get that lovely sense of height and privacy without giving…

How to Choose a Tree for the Small Garden

Modern gardens are small, smaller and diminuitive.  Let’s start  with the largest of the small;   an imaginary plot of, say, 10 metres by 10 metres.    Smaller and diminuitive will get their turn in future blogs. So how to choose?  Shape.  Start with the the skeletal shape of the tree.  Nudity really counts –…