sandbox combined with swingset area? Or keep seperate?

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Colorful Summer Container Gardening

The Gilded Bloom: Summer Container Gardening

Marigolds, blue lobelia, verbena, petunias, coleus, and dusty miller. You could easily re-create this on a smaller scale.

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Dog-Safe Shade Perennials | eHow

Dwarf Sunflowers (Helianthus annuus)/ATTRACTS: Butterflies, a Fall Bloomer. Plant with Asters which attract Monarch Butterflies and is important during Monarch migration.

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Amazing garden with lawn grass, irises, allium, in pink, lavender and blue color theme tones in late spring bloom

Native American California wildflowers | Plant & Flower Stock Photography:

Beautiful garden design and landscaping ideas help transform yards and lawns in something that is very pleasant and attractive. Vibrant colors, elegant outdoor lights and comfortable outdoor furniture

25 Inspiring Backyard Ideas and Fabulous Landscaping Designs

11 of the Best Fall-Blooming Flowers for Your Yard

Back Yard Makeover, One Year Later

Back Yard Makeover…One Year Later | Confessions of a Serial Do-it-Yourselfer

Oxalis. (I want one for this coming summer)..the color is amazing!

BHG Photo Faves

Create a Backyard Getaway: Ensure Privacy. Your outdoor room will feel more like an oasis if it has a sense of enclosure. Fences and garden walls ensure privacy for patios, but you can also use lattice, pergolas, and landscaping to define outdoor spaces and screen views of neighboring houses.

10 Ways to Create a Backyard Getaway

Tips for growing Hydrangea (Mine are this big every year!)

Tips for growing Hydrangea - Page 4 of 2 - Dan 330

Gomphrena - loves heat and tolerates drought. Attracts butterflies.

Jim's Favorite Flower Gomphrena Flower Seeds

Plant coneflower, daisies and black-eyed Susans for fall, cottage-style color >>

Cottage-Style Landscapes and Gardens

Aquilegias are easy to grow, seeding themselves everywhere and come back year after year

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DIY Fantastic Floral Bed Recipes And Planting Tips !

Fantastic Flower Beds!


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Lenten Rose Hellebore hybrid

Purple Flowers

Calanthe orchids

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Turn a plain corner of your home into a colourful statement of beauty...I'm thinking Summer!

Before-and-After Garden Makeovers

Plumbago - This small rambling shrub offers up a bounty of blue flower clusters irresistible to both butterflies and gardeners. It is rare to find a plant with such true-blue blooms that thrives in our hot Texas summers. Plants are for the most part pest, disease and deer free and are easy to grow in the garden or containers.

Plumbago: A butterfly oasis in blue!

20 Beautiful Garden Design Ideas - Always in Trend | Always in Trend

20 Beautiful Garden Design Ideas - Always in Trend

Dendrobium Orchids - A string of living butterflies!!!Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.

Pinned from coleus comes in a vibrant array of colours, only its a perrenial. Try a garden with these and hosta and you have a showcase of colour!

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Purple Chrysanthemums

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