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Vertical Plants for Your Garden

Floral arrangers and garden designers alike use strong vertical accents to bring drama and excitement to round or frilly plants and flowers. Here are a few both tried-and-true and newer ideas to help your own garden look up!
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Moth Mullein

Moth mullein adds a nice touch to already-dramatic agave.

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Repetition of line is important in small or large spaces alike; these white lupines repeat this white columnar fountain.

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Wild Lupines

Felder Rushing finds a field of wild lupines in the English countryside.

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Columnar Apple Trees

Dwarf apple trees can be pruned into columnar form for both a nice accent as well as easy picking in small spaces.

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