Rachel Nicholls

Rachel Nicholls

Rachel Nicholls
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"Green Envy" - Echinacea Purpurea  The 20" tall stems are topped, starting in mid-June, with large 4.5" wide flowers composed of a dark cone with a green center...a hummingbird favorite. Surrounding the cone are long petals that are pink toward the cone, changing to lime-green toward the downward recurving tips.  Zone: 4-9  Ht: 20"  Culture: Sun

Green Envy - Echinacea Purpurea The 20 tall stems are topped, starting in mid-June, with large wide flowers composed of a dark cone with a green center.a hummingbird favorite. Surrounding the cone are long petals that are pink toward the cone, changi

Create and Care For a Lavender Hedge.  Lavender plants are generally easy to care for. Learn how to create a fragrant and beautiful lavender hedge, and maintain it for years to come

Garden Design Ideas : CREATE AND CARE FOR A LAVENDER HEDGE; Create and Care For a Lavender Hedge Lavender plants are generally easy to care for. Learn how to create a fragrant and beautiful lavender hedge, and maintain it for years to come

convulvulous cneorum , low growing ever grey good foliage as well as pretty white flowers in summer

From garden shrub option for sleeper beds. convulvulous cneorum , low growing ever grey good foliage as well as pretty white flowers in summer

Rose Campion....Related to dusty miller, and with the same fuzzy silvery foliage, but loads of brilliant 1" magenta flowers that sparkle like jewels from any distance. Produces a LOT of seeds, so can spread, but not invasive. Silvery foliage is a great aspect of this perennial.

Rose Campion or Lychnis. Loves full sun, but will also bloom in part shade. Blooms with dark rose pink blossoms about the size of a quarter on 1 to 2 ft tall stems. The leaves are silver and velvety to the touch. Very drought tolerant.

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has the power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. ~ Eleanora Duse

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has the power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.