Better Homes & Garden Here's another example of what a difference you can make in just a weekend. The first step was incorporating lots of compost into the soil to recharge it -- then the fun part: the planting! Blue, Garden Makeover, Front Yards, Gardens, Planter, Garden Idea, Flower Beds, Garden Beds, Color Themes
Better Homes Garden Here's another example of what a difference you can make in just a weekend. The first step was incorporating lots of compost into the soil to recharge it -- then the fun part: the planting!
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Great article about planting a rock garden with specific plant suggestions
This was in the garden section, but I like the dog!! cozy corner rock garden
Chelsea FS 1994. Design: Peter Tinsley. Alpine rock garden, Spring flowering alpine perennials May, by John Glover.
Vegetables You Can Grow in The Shade MARG- I could turn that awkward rock garden under the porch into this sort of garden!
lavender flowers in the spring at Asheville, NC.
Beautiful curved flower bed with rock garden
Rock Garden Plants: A Color Encyclopedia
The spot chosen should get as much sun as possible. If the soil is at all heavy it will be necessary to improve the drainage. This is done by digging out an area one foot deep and mixing in a layer of stones, broken bricks or gravel into the subsoil. The top soil is then improved by adding moss peat and grit before returning it to the bed.
Contrasting Hues To inject drama into your rock garden, choose colors opposite each other on the color wheel. Here, the chartreuse of a sedum groundcover offers a striking contrast to the burgundy foliage of Heuchera. The contrasting hues pop against the surrounding rocks and call attention to smaller plants that might otherwise be overlooked.
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Rock garden on the slope out back around my planter boxes
A congenial grouping of perennials and annuals dresses up a narrow flowerbed in this landscape idea for a front yard: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/landscaping-projects/landscape-basics/front-yard-landscaping-ideas/?socsrc=bhgpin033014bountifulbed&page=6 Flower Bed Landscaping, Landscaping Ideas, Front Yard Landscape Ideas, Front Yard Landscaping, Plants For Yard Ideas, Front Yards, Flower Beds, Narrow Landscaping Beds, Landscaping Plant Ideas
Begonia and lantana; structural plants such as ornamental grasses provide a play of color and maintain visual interest during autumn and fall; A defined edge that uses materials (even simple rubber tubing) to prevent grass/weeds from entering the garden bed save time