"Don’t think you can plant trees in containers? Think again. These birch trees are placed in large containers, and because the root ball is kept from growing outward, the whole tree remains smaller and more manageable."
Advice on trees to grow in containers from RHS
Potted olive trees, my weakness
Garden: Modern Country
Lavender and alliums - why hadn't I thought of that combo, amazing! Will be planting the bulbs before the new lavender hedge goes in!
This golden maple makes a beautiful potted tree in this tall terra cotta. Maybe a Princeton Gold Maple "Acer platanoides" or a Golden Full Moon Maple "Acer shirasawanum 'Aureum'" (small, shade)
Garden and Plants
bench seating and olive trees by Claire Mee Garden Design
Pleached trees in grey planters. Dark grey decking edged with low planting
Black, silver grey & green garden theme
Bay tree pots with purple flowers (front garden)
Japanese Maples add such vibrant colors and unique shapes to any landscape. And they can be grown in containers!
Japanese Gardens etc
Love the lights inside the plants/trees! This would look so cool in the backyard behind the seating surrounding the firepit!