Along the side fence - birch-lined winding path to the pond at East Ruston Old Vicarage Gardens, Norfolk, Englalnd -- via Landscape Focused Everyone should have simple, I expensive, maintenance free beautiful birch alley somewhere in their garden.
for the corner 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.
Pleaching is the art of training trees into a raised hedge, often in a two-dimensional, flat plane representation. This technique involves the weaving together of branches, in which the branches are wounded and bound together at the site of the join.