espalier

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a trellis on which ornamental shrub or fruit tree is trained to grow flat

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Espaliering a tree is simply training branches to grow in either vertical, horizontal or diagonal lines.
But there's nothing scary about espaliering," insists Gary Jones of Hortus nursery in Pasadena.
Sunset climate zones 7-9, 14-17: 'Yuletide' sasanqua camellia is the perfect choice for espaliering against a bare wall.