Flipping Houses | Home Renovation in Silicon Valley
We had a giant wall staring us in the face in the backyard on Lincoln Avenue. After a lot of thought, we decided on doing a Criss Cross vine. I've always loved the look of these. They feel classical and maybe a little french (I'm a major Francophile, btw). In any case, I documented the whole projec
Green Walls: Trellised Vines + Espalier Trees | Centsational Style
I was pruning some bushes over the weekend and reminded how years ago I greened up our plain retaining wall with an invisible wire trellis, I wrote about it in one of my early blog posts. I planted bower vine and allow it to grow random and wild, only trimming it or tying it to the trellis when ...
Carpinus Betulus Pleached Hornbeam Trees for Sale Online UK
Carpinus Betulus Pleached Trees commonly known as Hornbeam can make a wonderful contemporary green backdrop to other smaller trees and shrubs, particularly when shaped as pleached trees. These pleached hornbeam trees have been trained on a tall clear stem frame to be used as a "hedge" above the fence or wall line (sometimes referred to as stilted hedging). These Carpinus Betulus Pleached Hornbeam Trees are trained on a clear stem onto tall bamboo frames and used as a contemporary stilted…
espalier (would love to do this on garage/entry wall - requires restructuring of front walkway)
Wall Trees & Espalier in Early America
In the British American colonies, an espalier was a lattice-work or frame-work or wall support system, sometimes defining the boundary of a garden, upon which ornamental or bearing fruit trees were pruned & trained. Free-standing Espaliered Trees Espaliered fruit trees were often used to create a focal point and as a form of art, as well as for the practical fruit that they produced. Espalier, a French word derived from the Italian spalliera, which means "something to rest the shoulder…
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10 Amazing Examples of Espalier - Tree Art
Espalier is art of pruning and training trees or shrubs usually against a wall or trellis to form symmetrical and flat geometric shapes. Here are a 10 amazing examples of espaliered trees for your inspiration.