Has it got to be mixed native? Hornbeam is native.
Hawthorn makes a denser hedge.
Beech, also native, hangs on to its old leaves til spring
year of introduction I should think GD. It's quite an old cultivar
Make the photo smaller, I reduce mine to 30%. If they're too big (and too big isn't very big) they just don't load but you don't get a clue why not
that's an abutilon. Don't know which one.
by the time the blackbirds have finished throwing it around, where you put it is irrelevant
Tiny and dried out. Pot them up, water them in and protect them til spring
what are the plants and how big are they?
I think it could be, raisingirl. Not a shrub I know well and I couldn't bring the word to mind
Not hardy here GD. I envy your tropical paradise sometimes, though I love the changes in seasons
I don't think the cafe will suffer Kitty. It's what the regular customer of a veggie cafe would expect and agree with.
fresh seed. sow as soon as it's ripe. These germinate like weeds in a friend's garden so they don't need extra heat.