For back fence...Limelight hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 ft tall, can grow in full sun or shade and can tolerate dry soil. Beautiful!
galvanized washtubs, spray-painted & planted with seasonal potted plants.
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year - spring and fall. sprinkl, weeding flower beds, wide area, the edge, grow grass, fall flower beds, bake soda, baking soda for soil, flowers that grow all year
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. I use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of my flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into my beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. I usually have to do this twice a year - spring and fall.
Curb Appeal - DIY Front Landscaping with pondless waterfall. A mixture of perennial and annual flowers keep the flowerbed looking lush all summer. Also, love the hanging flowers. water featur, porch swings, hanging plants, annual flowers, front yards, yard makeover, hanging baskets, front porches, front landscaping
"White Feathers" Hosta- Comes up white in the spring and turns a super pale green in the summer.
Fire Spinner Iceplant This new, wildly colorful iceplant features 1-1/2-inch-wide flowers in a never-before-seen color combo: red-orange petals that surround a purple center. Fire Spinner is a fast-growing groundcover ideal for tucking amid stones in a rock garden or placing as footlights along a pathway. It blooms in late spring and early summer. Deer won't eat it, and it's drought-tolerant. For a splashy show of color, plant it in mass. front gardens, color combo, potted plants, flowers for rock garden, yard, ice plant, spring blooms, fire spinner, sun
Fire Spinner Iceplant
Use ornamental grasses to add height and texture to any planting. Here, purple fountaingrass adds extra color, too. This planting grows best in partial shade. A. Purple fountaingrass (Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum') -- 2 B. Coleus (Solenostemon 'Sun Velvet Red') -- 3 C. Plectranthus 'Variegatus' -- 2 D. Impatiens 'Dazzler Pink' -- 2 E. Licorice plant (Helichrysum petiolare) -- 2 garden ideas, partial shade, ornamental grasses, fountain grass, gardens, container plants, planter, container gardening, front porches
Great Container Gardens
A Jack-on-Jack pattern is carried throughout this entire pool and seating area. Setting bricks in such a fashion can help create an illusion or feeling of a larger space then what actually exists. It is interesting how this stacked bond pattern is installed directly to the pool edge with no border. outdoor fires, outdoor living, living spaces, pool houses, bathroom designs, pool designs, pergola, backyard, outdoor fireplaces