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Italian cypress trees

Italian cypress trees: Get the skinny from ArtisTree experts.

Italian cypress trees impress with their tall, statuesque presence and ultra-thin shape. But behind their stately appearance are maintenance concerns and questionable ability to withstand high winds (like any other tall tree in Florida, right?). Still, there's much to be said for these slim evergreens and their Mediterranean vibe. Get…

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Pyramidal trees

Pyramidal trees add Christmas flair to Sarasota landscapes.

Pyramidal trees planted on Sarasota properties always make an elegant statement -- their natural symmetry accentuating spacious estates and secluded residences. But come December, they take on a special holiday flair, their conical shapes reminiscent of fragrant firs on Christmas tree lots. Here are ArtisTree’s four top pyramidal picks should…

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Buddha Belly Bamboo

Buddha Belly Bamboo is ArtisTree’s “go-to bamboo.”

L to R: ArtisTree VP of Landscape Design Joe Mantkowski with landscape designers Clinton Lak, Chris Culp, Brian Clouser and Elisabeth Owen Will rubbing Buddha Belly Bamboo bring you good luck? We don’t know about that, but we do know that this non-invasive beauty is bound to bedazzle your guests…

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