GARDENING: Garden plan a week, Week 2, Three Seasons of Beauty
rtfgvb This week I am featuring a made-to-order garden from Spring Hill Nurseries. For those of you that are not confident in your planning skills, …
The Perfect Rock Wall Landscaping Plants ~ Bless My Weeds
A rock wall is tricky, but if you know the perfect rock wall landscaping plants, you can dress it up right! Let me show you what plants work well for landscaping a rock wall.
Magnolia 'Little Gem'-easily controlled to te 2.5-3m height range that suits your requirements ben. Will generally form a clipped block of foliage over time though not as dense as the lilly pilly we chatted about. *Could be used as a "pleached" hedge(stripping the trunk of foliage and promoting foliage on the top half of the plant) so that a second tier of plant material can be included underneath for a more dynamic visual aesthetic.
What to do in order to create an appeal for your gardens?
We have shown the reclaimed wood pallet herb planter idea here with which one can decorate the home with the herbs and flowers from inside as well because it will not create a mess. It can be copied for the lawn decoration as well.
Great Groundcovers! • The Garden Glove
Great Groundcover: Creeping Thyme. Bright pink flowers in spring and summer, this sun lover spreads quickly, smells amazing, and even takes light foot traffic. Be aware, it does attract bees when in flower, as most plants. Drought resistant, semi evergreen and can be rejuvenated in the fall with a light shearing.