In My Garden
1 gal. Snowmound Spirea Shrub-S00412 at The Home Depot
Lemongrass plant repels Mosquitos. Must have some on patio.
Use stones under downspouts
Sunflower House. Kids can play in once the sunflowers grow tall.
Eggplant* - cooling thermal nature; reduces swelling; clears stagnant blood by dissolving congealed blood, also has hemostatic action (reduces bleeding). A rich source of bioflavonoids which renew arteries & prevent strokes & other hemorrhages. Influences the liver & uterus & is particularly helpful for resolving repressed emotions & their harmful effects on these organs. CAUTION: Eggplant should be eaten sparingly by women. ?DID YOU KNOW: Eggplant is a fruit? Combines well with non-starchy vegs
Boxwoods - Potted boxwoods offer formal elegance with little maintenance. This large American variety creates a living wall in a line of concrete planters.
Hens and Chicks - Hen and chicks plants fill this vintage metal planter. The silver undertones of the leaves mirror the copper finish of the tub.
List of Low Maintenance Plants
Morning Light Maiden Grass Plant
Redtwig Dogwood Shrub