Perfect Plants for Miniature Gardens

Fairy gardens, model railway sets and bonsai displays create the illusion of a miniature landscape. In a garden where an inch may represent a foot, landscaping to scale requires plants that look like tiny replicas of the real thing.

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Creating a "Tree"

Slow-growing plants that also take easily to pruning adapt well to tight spaces. We root-pruned this dwarf boxwood and removed about a quarter of its foliage prior to planting.

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