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Scent

16/06/2021
Garden Design, Ornamental Trees, Scent

Top Scented Trees

Visual appeal isn’t the only joy that trees bring to the garden. Their flowers and even leaves can emit delightful scents that transform a space. To maximise enjoyment, plant near a seating area or somewhere you walk past. From flowers with gentle sweet smells to heady aromas or foliage that smells good enough to eat, here are our top pick of trees for fragrance. Prunus x yedoensis Yoshino Cherry This small, wide spreading tree is popular for its white flowers that have a delicate sweet almond scent. The flowers can... Read More

17/09/2010
Flowering Trees, Foliage, Garden Design, Ornamental Trees, Scent

Top Picks – Fragrant Flowers And Foliage

Often we choose trees and shrubs for our gardens that are aesthetically pleasing; sumptuous foliage, rich flowers and striking architectural forms but we mustn’t over look the importance of fragrance. From shrubs that dizzy the senses with the aroma of their blooms to trees with autumn foliage that smells good enough to eat, here are our top picks for fragrance. Magnolia ‘Heaven Scent’ – Pink Magnolia tree Fragrant: April May The large, pale pink, tulip-shaped flowers have a rich, floral fragrance. They are decorated with a darker stripe on the... Read More