Woodland shade gardening with a purpose – pleasure, creativity, rainwater collection!
This is so cool! ! ! Would it work well with forsythia? When I wanted to keep the new growth off the trunks of my redbuds, I would just ‘wipe’ them with my hands, when the new growth was just beginning to show. Do you think it could be that simple if trying to grow a living fence like this?
Pleaching or plashing was common in gardens from the late Middle Ages until the 18th century. This technique is a kind of weaving of the branches of deciduous trees or shrubs to form a living fence. Sometimes branches.
Woodland shade gardening with a purpose - pleasure, creativity, rainwater collection!
THE JOY OF GARDENING IN THE SHADOWS
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