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Height and Width

Height and Width are the estimated mature sizes a plant will reach, both in upright and outward directions. These two elements are very important in plant selection and plant location. If plants are selected without considering height and width, they are often improperly spaced and can cause problems in the future of a landscape.

Immature Height and Width

Example of height and width (mature):

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