A salvia border for the front walk would be dreamy...

Purple Salvia ....I like Caradonna and May Night the best. Long bloom, drought tolerant, and it reblooms!

Cottage Garden Plans on Formal Planting Leading The Visitor To The Front Door

Front Garden at Bury Court, photo Clive Nichols

Liatris Kobold, 2-3', summer to fall, A native American wildflower excellent for border, meadow, or wild garden settings. Spikes of lavender flowers from summer into fall atop narrow ribbon foliage. Drought resistant, good for cut or dried flowers. Lavender flowers on multiple spikes seldom taller than 2 1/2'. One of the finest selections.

A beautiful border garden - The yellow spikes of the red hot poker (Kniphofia) add nice contrast. Lavender cotton (Santolina) and daisy bush (Brachyglottis syn. Senecio) add silver notes

russian sage; works with ornamental grasses and Salvias. Drought tolerant, too.

I have this tree in my front yard...i absolutely love it..just have to trim the bottom branches out as it grows because it will grow down like a bush if you dont. Texas Lilac (Vitex). They are hardy, drought tolerant, and the butterflies & bees love them.

Lavender Path

I really want to do this at the next house!. Lavender

Alliums in the flower border

It’s that time of year again, when my lavender is in bloom and it smells absolutely wonderful. I grow it in huge pots that sit in the sun and greet people as they arrive at my garden gate. The good news is, lavender’s natural habitat is the hot, sandy soil of Provence- so if I forget to water my plants, they’re even happier! If you don’t have room for a garden, maybe you can find a little space for a pot of lavender near your front door. Every time you brush by it, you’ll have the fabulous s...

front yard entrance

Lavender

Beautiful "over-planted" flower & herb Garden

front yard - all mediterranean herbs - lavender, rosemary, etc. gravel, circle for seating

Purple Profusion with Nepeta, chives, salvia

Masses of Vibrant Blooms on Low-Growing Plants! Dependable color for months on end, from mid-summer to autumn. Bushy, compact mounds of lush green foliage are decorated with as many as 40 baseball-size flowers. Excellent for planting along walkways, landscaping around trees and shrubs, and in containers. Easy to grow and guaranteed to please. This stunning collection includes the Dahlia Berliner Kleene (3 bulbs), Dahlia Orange Kleene (3 bulbs) and Dahlia Claudette (3 bulbs), for a total of 9...

Lavandula, mix of types of lavender herbs, English, Spanish, different colors, purple, blue, white, pink, L. stoechas, L. angustifolia, dwar...

Grey and purple... Lambs ear and salvia.