Golden Laburnum Walkway

Arches covered with laburnum provide a glorious canopy in late spring to early summer.

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Aftercare

Water the trees regularly for the first two years until they are established, and check and loosen tree ties every few months. Feed each spring with a shrub and tree fertilizer to promote the best possible display. Prune any wayward branches in winter, and regularly remove thicker, woodier growth to make space for young flowering stems. Plant other shrubs and climbers below and nearby for additional color. All parts of a laburnum are poisonous if ingested, so don't plant where children or pets play.

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Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

© 2010 Dorling Kindersley Limited

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