Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group
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Small Yard Renovation traditional-landscape
 

Small Yard Renovation

The narrow, sloping rear yard is terraced into numerous usable spaces
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Kim Hottel wrote:
I am curious what the tall plants are behind the maple?
   Comment   March 20, 2013
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Those tall plants are Carolina Cherries or Prunus caroliniana. A very versatile hedge/screen plant, that can be left natural or sheared to a desired height and width. We like this plant very much for its dark color and small leaf texture, providing an ideal backdrop planting. Possibly the only negative is that it does drop small black fruit. It is also available in various varieties that offer a choice of eventual maximum height.
March 22, 2013 at 10:03AM   
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