Numerous other firs are common in gardens and shrubberies, and some furnish valuable products in their native countries; but they are not yet of sufficient economic or general interest to demand mention here.
If planted in borders and shrubberies, however, they will continue to bear fairly good blossoms in the open air for several seasons.
Other species, many of them introduced to our gardens, and well worth cultivating in shrubberies or as climbers on walls and bowers, either for their beauty or the fragrance of their blossoms.
In shrubberies and large flower-plots, verges of grass-turf, from r to 3 ft.
Attend to the dressing of shrubberies; lay turf-edgings, and regulate the surface of gravel walks.
Dig and dress such flower borders and shrubberies as may now be cleared of annuals and the stems of herbaceous plants.
Whatever style be adopted, it is essential that there should be a thick healthy growth of the hedges or shrubberies that confine the wanderer.