A new month means a new topic on the Down the Garden Path podcast. Each week in August, we’ll be talking all about deciduous trees and upright evergreens. On this week’s episode, we’re kicking off the month with a pseudo-follow-up to our discussion on nativars with a look at native trees.
Tune into this week’s podcast as we discuss native trees.
Joanne and Matt share their top five picks for deciduous and upright evergreens and why each made it to the list:
Matt’s top five deciduous trees:
- Flowering Dogwood
- American Beech
Joanne’s top five deciduous trees:
- Red Oak
- Sugar Maple
- Pagoda Dogwood
Matt’s top five evergreen trees:
- Thuja occidentalis “Skybound” and “North Pole”
- White Pine
- Eastern Hemlock
- Jack Pine
- Blue Spruce
Joanne’s top five evergreen trees:
- Thuja occidentalis
- White Pine
- White Spruce
- White Fir
Tune into the Down The Garden Path podcast each week in August for our discussions on deciduous and upright evergreens.
- 10th: Japanese Maples
- 17th: Trees for Small Spaces
- 24th: Growing Trees
As the owner of Down2Earth Landscape Design, Joanne Shaw has been designing beautiful gardens for homeowners east of Toronto for over a decade.
And Matthew Dressing is a horticulturist and landscape designer. He owns Natural Affinity Garden Design, a landscape design and garden maintenance firm servicing Toronto and the Eastern GTA. Together, Joanne and Matthew do their best to bring you interesting, relevant and helpful topics. Their goal is to help you keep your garden as low maintenance as possible.
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