Hosta color around a big tree. Go out 5 ft. from the base. Silver Maples can take 12 in. ht. of dirt and be safe. I like to use about 3 colors of hosta and a splash of a accent.
Landscaping Around Trees
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Planting under and around trees is a dicey bit of business. This is because of the shallow feeder roots of trees and their high moisture and nutrient needs. This article provides information for those intent on planting under trees.
15 Beautiful Ideas For Decorating The Landscape Around The Trees
Flowers circling trees- we need some native perennials at bases of our poor, chopped up Florida trees. Now, I know it is not natural, as Palm trees are all transplants, yet, it seems so harsh to have all their trunks scarred by weed-whacking gardeners…
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Flower bed around tree cluster… works well in small yards.
Cast iron plants, caladiums, and liriope around the base of a tree – try something like this around the elm?
rock gardens…around a tree.
Small and simple backyard garden with individual beds, pots, and small garden trees