Creating stunning borders is the highlight of having a garden. Seeing them in full bloom is what makes the hours of weeding and digging worthwhile. But thriving, luscious flower borders can be expensive, especially when you are starting from scratch. Fortunately there are ways to get rich herbaceous borders on a budget. Here are my top money-saving
HOT and DRY. Drought tolerant Ice Plant (Delosperma) is right at home along this cement curbside. Few sun perennials can take such less-than-forgiving locations yet still provide months of bloom all summer long.
Healthiest house plants ~ Peace lily (Spathiphyllum) The peace lily is the only air-cleaning plant on our list that flowers. It is a pro at removing many toxins from the air, including acetone, benzene, alcohols, and ammonia. To keep it healthy and insect-free, you’ll need to wash the leaves occasionally.