A lure from the moment Luce laid eyes on the surrounding land was its potential for gardens. As soon as he moved into the house, he deployed his knowledge of French horticulture to build stone walls and plant more than 100 boxwoods.
With pomp, power and glory the world beckons vainly, In chase of such vanities why should I roam? While peace and contentment bless my little thatched cottage, And warm my hearth, with the treasures of home.
The black eyed susan, a cheerful wildflower, is a perennial that serves as a beautiful back drop in any garden. The contrast of the bright gold yellow petals and dark middle makes it any easy one to spot and recognize.