Japanese maple trees come in two major types: laceleaf and upright maple trees. Laceleaf trees have a weeping structure and lacy-appearing leaves while the upright trees grow mostly straight up and have more solid leaves.
This pathway though narrow is a breathtaking stroll past a stone wall packed with English garden plants. The work this took is ambitious, but look at the glorious results. You can almost smell the fragrance as you wander on down the path.
The Little Stonehouse Garden - Lantana 'Evita Red', Petunia 'Littletunia Purple Blue', yellow Mercardonia and Coleus 'Redhead'
How to Prune Lilacs. Fragrant, colorful lilacs are easy to grow in most regions. Whether your lilac is a shrub or a small tree, it will need to be regularly pruned in order to maintain a healthy shape and size. To prune lilacs, get to work.