Trees for small gardens: Fagus sylvatica Atropurpurea Group, copper beech, is a large tree, but it can be pleached to provide a screen. Tie in young stems to form a framework, then trim annually. Photo by Sarah Cuttle.
Carpinus (clipped hedges) (12) | Flickr - Photo Sharing! They have made a huge problem for themselves making this feature so high - scaffolding needed in order to maintain them.