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This is my kind of garden. Full of wonderful things, cutting flowers and random loveliness.

The color of the flowers, the bloom time and the overall garden design are all a big part of this but, perhaps, the most important thing to consider is the amount of sun the garden plant needs. - My Cottage Garden

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Pink Garden Respite Art Print by Doug Kreuger. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days.

Summer perennial border with Catnip, ornamental onion flowers (Allium), white and purple sage (Salvia)

Summer perennial border with Catnip, ornamental onion flowers (Allium), white and purple sage (Salvia), Filoli garden. I like the darker purple plants.

Cottage garden by sososimps


Editors' Picks: Best Spring-Blooming Bulbs   Tulipa tarda

Editors' Picks: Best Spring-Blooming Bulbs

Tulipa tarda: This unique dwarf tulip produces yellow petals with broad tips that look as if theyve been dipped in farm-fresh cream. A wild-type tulip, it is a true perennial and is perfect for borders and rock gardens. Name: Tulipa tarda

This long stairway covered in greenery is definitely one-of-a-kind! A white marble bust stands alone on the landing, while in the distance we spy a magnificent home.

Momentary pause for a statue on the garden steps - Santa Clotilde, Lloret de Mar, Catalonia

Francine Gardner - Art de Vivre: Life in White...

Plant an all white flower garden and the flowers glow in the moonlight. Dressed in White White forget-me-nots, tulips, daisies and money plant combine with hostas and silvery astelia foliage in this spring garden.

Lily of the valley shrub - Pieris japonica. Enjoys shady areas under trees in cooler areas of Australia.

12 best winter flowers

Leave some room for the agastache!!! This perennial hyssop is a must have in the gardens....especially those with deserts. Colors range from deep purple to white with lots of red and oranges.  Most are winter hardy here and those that are not self seed well. For summer and fall it is the go to plant for our favorites....bees, hummers, and flutters.  Sanctuary Garden Design

I know that agastache 'Blackadder' does best in full sun. echinacea purpurea 'After Midnight', agastache 'Blackadder'

Mixed planting

Verbena bonariensis -we have quite a few of these coming n in the church gardens so hope they will look this lovely

Altenew, Mother Nature, Mothers

California friendly landscape inspiration: Geranium maderense (pink) Plectranthus zuluensis (ground) & Echium webbii. All attract beneficial bees and butterflies, and all are drought tolerant!

I need color in my yard: Geranium maderense, Echium webbii, Plectranthus zuluensis. All drought-tolerant Mediterranean plants.