This somewhat gawky shrub grows 4 feet tall and 3 feet wide, Plant it in front of fine-textured evergreens or tuck one among broad-leafed
Two years ago, Whitham described similar results from an eight-year study conducted along the Weber River in northern Utah, where he compared concentrations of gall aphids among narrow-and broad-leafed
cottonwoods and their hybrids.
When the salt has dissolved, spray or wipe it on to broad-leafed
weeds such as ground elder, but don't let it spread to other plants, as it will kill those too.
He said it was intended to plant a mix of broad-leafed
species such as holly, hawthorn, beech, oak and rowan during the coming year.
In lawns you must use a selective weedkiller to kill just broad-leafed
weeds and not your precious grass!
Combines well with other grasses and broad-leafed
plants, or with boulders in rock gardens.
French sorrel has a marvellous sharp, slightly vinegary taste, and American land cress is a superb substitute for water cress.
Local schoolchildren planted 4,000 broad-leafed
trees alongside Pontburn Woods to create Ajax Wood which will commemorate HMS Ajax, one of Nelson's ships which fought at Trafalgar.
As it is selective it has no effect on the lawn but will control all broad-leafed
Common Chinese leek plants have fairly narrow leaves (there's also a broad-leafed
type) and produce white flowers in late summer.
Bunching onions, and broad-leafed
, common, and Chinese leek flowers.
This behavior is common in broad-leafed
trees such as aspen and black oak, but a deciduous conifer is almost a contradiction in terms.
An ornate pot should contain a simple planting--a broad-leafed
foliage plant, for example.
Two disks (herbaceous perennials, and deciduous trees and shrubs) cover 1,500 plants each; two more (broad-leafed
trees and shrubs, and conifers) have 1,000 entries each.
Other suggested ingredients are chervil, various chicories (curly endive, broad-leafed
endive or escarole, radicchio), and lettuces, especially loose-leaf and romaine types.