I love Japanese maples (aka Acer palmatum 'Dissectum Atropurpureum') because the lovely lacy leaves, outstanding color and graceful aspect of Japanese maples make these small trees an asset in any landscape.
How to root Hydrangea Flowers for your Garden..
The Checkerboard Herb Garden
Alliums, poppies, azaleas #garden
How To Grow Sweet Potato Vines
Marylyn Abbott - Kennerton Green in Mittagong, in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales
Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard - Article: The Family Handyman
Almbacken / repinned on toby designs. The silver trees are Pyrus salicifolia 'Pendula'.
Vertical Gardening in Ibiza Spain. Wow!
Grow an Avocado Tree from the pit (for a houseplant, it probably won't produce fruit). After drying, the pit is suspended in a glass of water and once there is root growth of about 2″, it can be planted in a pot of soil and tended to as a houseplant. If your climate allows, you can plant this outdoors.
Lupine, a favorite perennial. Many colors and re-blooms and self seeds. Lovely.