border in Thomas Rainer's garden, northern Virginia, May: Salvia, Nepeta, Nasella, ornamental Alliums. Kousa dogwood? Look at cool-season native grasses to see if any share the frosty chartreuse effect of the Nassella here.
Achillea, Allium and grasses along paddock fence line
Echinops ritro 'Veitch's Blue' - A wonderfully spiky tall summer flowering perennial, with blue spherical blooms, resembling a mace in form. Best grown on loose soil in full sun, and a wonderful cut flower. Height: 140cm Drought resistance: medium Flowering time: spring Frost tolerance: extremely good Light requirement: full sun
White Hydranga Print By Rebecca Overton
GREEN AND SILVER BLUE; Hosta and ferns (..cr...beautiful...I love the different colors of hosta and how they bless each other with their different colors)
shade garden w/ hosta, fern, lady's mantle, boxwood, wild ginger & more in Silkeborg, Denmark.
Chelsea2014 04 Chelsea Flower Show 2014
Chelsea2014 20 Chelsea Flower Show 2014. (Fern, Foxglove, Lady's Mantle, white Geranium, Astrantia)
SUSTAINABLE ROMANCE: Love this idea of planting in between the sidewalk and street. Allium giganteum (Allium 'Globemaster'), steppe sage (Salvia memorosa 'Caradonna'), catmint (Nepeta x faassenii 'Walkers Low') and peat reed grass (Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster').