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pleached

Said of the branches of trees, shrubs, vines, etc., which are united by weaving, braiding, or plaiting.
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Ornamentation also became increasingly popular and elaborate, and included statues, fountains, sundials and the pleached alle, which was a walk lined with a sort of hedge on stilts.
You also might want to experiment with some specialized design techniques, such as using pruning to create a pleached tunnel of ironwood trees or a living fence of espalier currants.
And bid her steal into the pleached bower, Where honeysuckles, ripened by the sun, Forbid the sun to enter, like favorites Made proud by princes, that advance their pride Against that power that bred it.
A loggia overlooking the pleached lime lawn had its fireplace reintroduced to create a warm place to enjoy on tranquil evenings.
Arabella Lennox-Boyd's winning plans include a parterre with shallow canals, a pergola, rose covered pavilions and stepped banks topped by pleached limes - a method of training trees to produce a narrow screen or hedge - to frame the French chateau-style museum.
Or perhaps it's the tranquil canal and pond water features, inviting you to sit a while, or the double avenues of pleached limes, genus Tilia, where ladies once walked in the shade.
Jesse Greenwood, Bude, Cornwall YOU 2 could add a pleached beech hedge - a common feature in the grandest gardens.
He concentrated mainly on the village, planting of trees for shaping, especially Irish Yews and Cabbage Palm for exotic effect, hedges and pleached trees.
The car park has pleached trees that are intended to grow into a continuous horizontal canopy.
All very lovely, of course, but there has been a profusion of stately canals, squares of clipped buxus sempervirens, pleached hornbeams and elegant yews.
Do this with a pleached shade tree trained on wires over a seating area, or a timber-built pergola with a lightweight climber.
A crisp minimal solution would be to use clipped evergreens, with standard or pleached trees.