Topiary-and-Standards - Family Deals

A Standard is defined as: a tree or shrub that is trained to have one central leader or stem and a rounded head of branches. Standards are trained as young plants; the central stem is braced against a stake, forcing it to grow straight and tall. Lower branches and shoots are removed and the remaining upper branches are sheared frequently, to shape and to encourage fullness.

There are many plants that lend themselves to being Topiary specimens. Essentially, it is more desirable that the plant is evergreen, that the leaves are fairly small and interesting, that it produces a seasonal flower and, most important, that it responds well to constant pruning.

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Picture of Buxus Sempervirens 1 Ball Std

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The ubiquitous English Box is a versatile and rewarding plant that is easy to grow. The small, stiff, green leaves are perfect for trimming and shaping and always look good at any time of year. This 1 ball topiary specimen can be grown in a container or a special place in the garden. Evergreen.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Compact
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Std

Buxus Sempervirens 1 Ball Std

Current Stock Height: STD 40/60HGT 60/80 c  ? 

Container: 4l  ? 

WAS $49.99
NOW $39.99

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Picture of Ilex Blue Angel STD

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A standard form of the lovely evergreen Holly with deep green foliage that has a purple-blue overtone highlighted by dark purple stems. The small white flowers are followed by red berries if pollination has occurred therefore best planted with Ilex Blue Prince the larger male form.

 

Habit: Compact
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: Standardcm x cm

Ilex Blue Angel STD

Current Stock Height: STD-40/60/HGT-65/100  ? 

Container: 14l  ? 

WAS $79.99
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Picture of Ilex Helleri Balls

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Topiary Ball. One of the most attractive hollies with tiny leaves that form into a dense shrub. This is a small leafed clone. The fruits are small black and shiny. Ideal for hedging or topiary work. Evergreen.

 

Colour: Assorted

Ilex Helleri Balls

Current Stock Height: 25/35cm  ? 

Container: 14l  ? 

WAS $89.99
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Picture of Ligustrum Rotundifolium

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A designer's delight. The unique, undulating dark green leaves of this evergreen shrub are thick and leathery and add architectural interest to any planting scheme. Use as a feature plant in the garden or a special container. Outstanding as a hedge. Hardy, compact and easy care. Evergreen.


 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.5m x 1.5m

Ligustrum Rotundifolium

Current Stock Height: 70/90 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

WAS $69.99
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Picture of Syzygium Bronze Hedgemaster STD

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A very attractive evergreen shrub from Australia. The fine foliage is a glossy deep green shade with new growth tinged bronze-red. Makes a very attractive hedge that responds well to clipping. White flowers in summer. Plant in a sunny well drained position and protect from harsh frost.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 4m x 4m

Syzygium Bronze Hedgemaster STD

Current Stock Height: STD 130/HGT 180 cm  ? 

Container: 13l  ? 

WAS $99.99
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