Solar Garden border at Great Dixter, a house in Northiam, East Sussex, England - photo by Jonathan Buckley; Allium hollandicum ‘Purple Sensation’ with Campanula patula and Erysimum allionii in the Solar garden at Great Dixter
neat idea: knot garden of germander santolina. Santolina -Evergreen with small button like flowers, comes is emerald and sage green, drought tolerant, repeals misquotes and is commonly used in fire brake plantings.
A serpentine bluestone path from the driveway and entering the rear yard and garden. Plantings with different heights, textures and colors create a wonderful experience and feel as you enter the property. (I like the straight pavers in a curvy path.
Accentuate Fall Color - One sure way to highlight the fall colors in your yard is to pair them with evergreens. Green looks smashing against bold reds and oranges. And bright yellows practically sing next to a dark green background.
Alpine gardens have been stuck in a time warp since the but not any more! Joseph Tychonievich explores the new styles and how to make a new one Rock gardening – the art of growing small plants in the company of rocks to create the look of a rugg