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How to Make a Wreath

Ready for the holidays? Discover how to make gorgeous wreaths using plants from your own back yard in this video from Tricia at Peaceful Valley.

Ghost Bramble: A Great Shrub for Winter Interest

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Virtues: We love fast-growing ghost bramble for the ghostly white coating that covers its thorny canes in the winter season. This eerie deciduous shrub also produces purple flowers that become small, black inedible fruit.

‘Karl Foerster’ Feather Reed Grass

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Virtues: We love ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed grass for its feathery spires that appear in the summer and remain upright all through winter. It provides an excellent vertical accent for borders and narrow spaces. Common name: ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed …