Front Lawn Landscaping Ideas
Sidewalk/Entry Garden For The SouthMake a great first impression by landscaping your entryway.These sidewalk/entry gardens are beautifully developed and arranged by our landscape designers to add the perfect mix of casual care and spectacular color.Each easy-to-follow design shows you exactly what and where to plant to accentuate your landscape anywhere.
Dwarf Yaupon Holly
Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)Height 2 - 4 FeetWidth 3 - 5 FeetGrowing Zones 7-10 The Dwarf Yaupon Holly, Ilex vomitoria 'Nana', is a shrub for every garden.The Dwarf Yaupon Holly will bring color to your space all year.Dwarf Yaupon Holly Care Caring for your new shrub is simple.Dwarf Yaupon Holly Spacing When planting as a border plant, a hedge, or near other plants, spacing should be two to three feet, center on center.Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s) Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required) We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert.
Shade Opens New Doors
Shade Opens New DoorsWhen your landscape is basically all shaded, your whole game plan changes.I thought I wanted shade, and now I can’t get anything to grow.” It seems like they’ve run out of options.Life in the shade beyond hollies…Let’s assume, however, that you want something more than just hollies in your surroundings.This plant grows to 4 to 5 feet tall and 4 feet wide, and it’s fabulous in shade or early morning sun.They must have shade in most of Texas, and they’re best suited to East and Northeast Texas.
Landscaping Ideas for the Front of a House
PinShareTweetDIY Landscaping ideas for the front yard.Here are some landscaping ideas for the front of the house, as well as some tips for getting started.This post is going to get into some considerations for planning your landscaping, but I also have a bunch of landscaping ideas at the end.More Front Yard Landscaping IdeasAdding landscaping can improve the value of your home.Here are some more landscaping ideas for your front yard will bring joy to you, your family, and your neighbors.
JC Raulston Arboretum
Our PlantsIlex crenata 'Golden Soft Touch'Your search resulted in one taxon in our living collections.Display each plant's location on a map of the JCRA's beds by clicking on the bed numbers.See more photographs of each plant by clicking on the photographs.
Soft Touch Japanese Holly (Ilex crenata 'Soft Touch') in
Soft Touch Japanese Holly foliage (Photo courtesy of NetPS Plant Finder)Soft Touch Japanese Holly (Photo courtesy of NetPS Plant Finder)Height: 3 feet Spread: 3 feet Sunlight: Hardiness Zone: 5Other Names: Box-leaved HollyOrnamental FeaturesSoft Touch Japanese Holly is primarily grown for its highly ornamental fruit.Landscape AttributesSoft Touch Japanese Holly is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed.Soft Touch Japanese Holly is recommended for the following landscape applications;Mass PlantingHedges/ScreeningGeneral Garden UseNaturalizing And Woodland GardensPlanting & GrowingSoft Touch Japanese Holly will grow to be about 3 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet.Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone in winter to protect it in exposed locations or colder microclimates.
9 Tips for Growing Inkberry Holly
Ilex glabra Inkberry holly, Ilex glabra, aka gallberry, is an evergreen shrub that grows in USDA Hardiness Zones 4 to 11.In this article, we offer nine tips for successfully cultivating inkberry holly in your landscape.However, only the female sets fruit, provided there is a male shrub in the vicinity to provide the pollen necessary for fertilization.In this case, simply place the holly in the center of the planting area, and gently flay the roots outward before backfilling with soil.If you plan to grow hedges, select compact cultivars and you will prune far less than you will if you purchase a full-size species plant and insist that it be a friendly hedge height.