This is the goal for the wide border of the back yard along the fence. Perennials and a wide border.

campanula garden

Solar Garden border at Great Dixter, a house in Northiam, East Sussex, England - photo by Jonathan Buckley; Allium hollandicum ‘Purple Sensation’ with Campanula patula and Erysimum allionii in the Solar garden at Great Dixter

Hi All, Sorry I haven't posted in a long while but I do drop by for a quick fix. Noticed that some pics of our little front garden (in June) popped up again so I thought I should post some followup shots through the season. It's getting over-crowded ... I think a widening project is in order ... No ...

*great advice Debbie :) Plant hostas around tree near fence and possibly edge of garden beds

Lila azulado+amarillo

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

Friesenwälle | Garten- und Landschaftsbau GmbH - Willi Petersen & Sohn - Westerland auf Sylt

Friesenwälle | Garten- und Landschaftsbau GmbH - Willi Petersen & Sohn - Westerland auf Sylt

Doing the side of the house like this with a walkway in it,back  to the fence

A beautiful garden! Deep curved flower beds, I would have a curved pathway running through

flowersgardenlove:  Beautiful, Spring ga Flowers Garden Love

Full and pretty garden in purples and blue-greys. Ive got to group more plants together to make mounds.

drought resistant sedums

Garden ideas: grasses, sedum and coreopsis. This might look good on the bank in front of our house. ornamental grass, landscaping with ornamental grass, drought tolerant grass, grass for full sun.

Ina Garten's Garden

Squared hedge row and retaining wall, would put hydrangeas in front and down below filler plants like the photo Ina's Garden

How to plan a Cottage Garden- My favourite colours in a garden are blues, pinks and purples. This is breathtaking.


Galium odoratum, Hesperis matronalis, Lavandula angustifolia, Lonicera periclymenum ‘Serotina, Mentha x piperita, Nepeta x faassenii, Philadelphus ‘Belle Etoile‘, Rosa ‘Ascot‘, Viburnum x carlcephalum

Verbena bonariensis -we have quite a few of these coming n in the church gardens so hope they will look this lovely