Background: Asking for help with identifying a few more plants that we have now removed. Now that we have taken more interest in the plants around the house, we have a bit of remorse that we perhaps went too hastily in removing some of these overgrown, neglected plants when we moved in.
Plant 1 (large): some kind of dwarf pine?
Plant 2 (large): spruce?
For scale, they look like this together: