Many people equip their garden, focusing solely on what kind of fruit they want to harvest. However, there are those for whom the garden is not a source of delicious fruits, but an abode of beauty. Just for such people, our top 10 most beautiful trees for a garden have been compiled.
Barberry is a beautiful plant with ribbed leaves gathered in small bunches. With its help, you can create a hedge or supplement them with a plant composition. Barberry is known for its characteristic bright red fruit. By the way, they can be eaten. And the green leaves of barberry will delight the eye in any season, because this plant is evergreen, and its crown is not afraid of winter cold.
This beautiful plant, unlike the previous one, sheds its foliage for the winter. However, it usually lasts until cold weather, pleasing the eye with a rich, bright color. Euonymus acquires it in the fall. It is also very beautiful in spring, when in May the twigs are covered with sunny yellow flowers. The euonymus is usually about 1 m high, so it is a rather miniature version of a garden plant.
This tall tree sheds its foliage for the winter. It acquires its main beauty during flowering. Then, bell-shaped flowers bloom on the paulownia branches. They have a rich lilac color. The bright blooming crown of this tree will surely decorate your garden. Paulownia leaves are large and have a rather unusual shape.
This maple is a fairly common plant in ornamental gardens. And it is not surprising, because its unusual appearance immediately gives the plant composition “zest”. The shape of the leaves of the palmate maple resembles a fan. Depending on the variety, the color of the foliage can vary from bronze-green to dark red, from wine to bright leafy, from yellow-herbaceous to pinkish-white with green vessels. For all its uniqueness, palm-shaped maple looks good not only in singles, but also in group compositions. It also has melliferous properties.
This tree takes on a special beauty during flowering. Then inflorescences up to 25 cm in length appear on its branches, on which lush white flowers bloom. Their scent is simply amazing! However, even when flowering ends, the virgin snowflower continues to delight the eye. The spreading deciduous crown has a rounded shape and beautifully complements the overall picture of the garden.
Hydrangea can grow up to a height of 3 m. The lush crown consists of wide large leaves. And in the summer, the plant blooms in the literal and figurative sense. Thick caps of bright inflorescences adorn the hydrangea, delighting the eye. Moreover, shades of colors can be very diverse. Hydrangea can please with white, red, blue, lilac or pink flowers. Its beautiful blooming appearance makes this plant quite popular in ornamental gardens.
This tree has a tent-shaped crown. The black-gray bark emphasizes the unusual color of the foliage. At first, the leaves, which are shaped like hearts, surprise with their red color, and then gradually turn green. The Canadian scarlet blooms in dense bunches of flowers. They have a rich purple-pink hue. Flowers bloom throughout the crown, with the result that the tree begins to resemble a huge flower bed.
Most sakura species do not bear fruit, but they perform their decorative function charmingly. During flowering, they resemble light pink sunset clouds. This delicate and lovely appearance has made sakura the choice of many landscape designers. It looks equally great in city parks and in suburban landscapes.
2-Apple tree of Nedzvetsky
Usually apple trees are valued exclusively for their delicious fruits. However, the Nedzwiecki apple tree is also popular among landscape designers. The fact is that during flowering, this tree is covered with flowers of a rather unusual shade. Their petals can be lilac or intense bright pink. And the leaves of such an apple tree have an unusual shape and a purple hue.
Among magnolias, there are both evergreen species and those that shed their foliage in the cold season. In spring, the crown of the magnolia is covered with beautiful inflorescences. Moreover, the petals can have rather unusual shades: for example, yellow or purple. Thus, it is easy to choose a magnolia for any color composition. In addition to its beautiful appearance, the flowering tree has a pleasant rich aroma.
When choosing a tree for your garden, you should take into account the chosen style and, of course, the climatic conditions.