Fireworks in the Flower Bed
image:c167de02e01577e29ae37b001fe80cdbb9fa9b02 w:540 s:"fit" class_name:"mt-image-center" show_pin_button:"true" show_image_credits:"true" Fireworks displays come around just once a year (except for whenever the Giants win, or the Golden Gate Bridge turns 75, or whenever your rowdy neighbors feel like it), but the fun of fireworks can continue in your garden all summer long, and even into the fall.
Buy Pink Cotton Candy Grass from K. van Bourgondien
Adds Textural Drama to the LandscapeIt's easy to see why home gardeners and landscapers adore Cotton Candy Grass (Muhlenbergia capillaris). This gorgeous ornamental grass, also known as Muhly Grass or sweetgrass, creates a pink cloud in the border in late summer. Cotton Candy Grass is easy to grow and has vibrant, pink airy flowers that add textural drama and movement to the garden. It looks spectacular when planted in groups in the garden or landscape. Tolerant of heat, humidity, drought…
Landscaping with Ornamental Grasses | The Happy Housie
Beautiful ideas for landscaping with tall or short ornamental grasses that you can plant yourself! Creative gardening ideas!
grow in full sun. Persian Shield. Easily multiplied by simply breaking off and sticking in potting soil. You can have all you want and save money too - ruggedthug
grow in full sun. Persian Shield. Easily multiplied by simply breaking off and sticking in potting soil. You can have all you want and save money too...
WAPS671_15 | Terry Donnelly-Mary Liz Austin Photography
Vashon Island, WA: Japanese forest grass (Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold') lights up a shadel garden featuring pieris, hellebores and hostas in Froggsong Garden in summer
How to add IMPACT to your Gardens
Whew, this time of year is sheer madness, garden designs and installs, interior designs and installs, equals one tired gal! Thankfully the shop is in the best of hands with the best of staff. One bit I am focusing on constantly when adding plantings into the designs is my clear focus on foliage shape and color, the two most important elements to an interesting landscape, with impact. It is how to extend a colorful garden Gorgeous? YES! But.....what happens when those flowers are gone? Sure…
Cortaderia selloana 'Pink Pampas Grass' Plants
Pink pampas grass is easily one of our top sellers every year due to the picturesque vase-like habit. The long weeping blades have a glaucous coloration and are very thick. One of the fastest growing grasses that creates a massive clump in a few seasons. In the fall (starting in the second year), long sturdy stalks