Katja Lepistö
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Pruning Fruit Trees - I had a weak crotch split my pear tree in half last winter. This is definitely what I needed to see!

A visual aide for pruning fruit trees at planting. Proper pruning makes for a stronger central leader (the trunk) and stronger scaffolding (side branches). And, on semi-dwarf and dwarf fruit trees, pruning leads to earlier production.

~~Calla Lily 'Night Cap' ~ an exotic variety, its glossy, almost black flowers look elegant with white or cream, sophisticated with blues and pinks ~ plant in spring | Longfield Gardens~~

I have a lot of gardens on my property. This one is full of black Calla Lilys. ~~Calla Lily 'Night Cap' ~ an exotic variety, its glossy, almost black flowers look elegant with white or cream, sophisticated with blues and pinks ~ plant in spring

~~ Asiatic lily 'Queen of the Night' | Thoroughly spectacular and totally unique, Queen of Night boasts big flowers so dark they appear black in the garden. Large red-orange stamens highlight the ebony blooms nicely. Their sweet fragrance is a lovely accent to their incomparable beauty | Spalding Bulb~~

~~ Asiatic lily 'Queen of the Night' Thoroughly spectacular and totally unique, Queen of Night boasts big flowers so dark they appear black in the garden. Large red-orange stamens highlight the ebony blooms nicely. Their sweet fragrance is a lovely acce

Black Pansy first a Black Iris ,now a Black Pansy,interesting   ew 822

Black Beauty ~ Black Pansy (Pansies are for Remembrance- is what I was taught growing up.) My Great Aunt used to press and mail pansies in notes or letters to my mother.

Tall Bearded Iris 'Midnight Oil'. A classic black iris, with hints of purple on the nearly-black petals and deep blue beards.

Tall Bearded Iris 'Midnight Oil'- classic black iris with hints of purple on black petals and deep blue beards