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Tried-and-True Perennials for Your Garden - Plants On Wall - Ideas of Plants On Walls - beautiful mix of perennial flowers bloom in a wide range of blue white yellow red and purple colors against a brown stone wall Back Gardens, Outdoor Gardens, Modern Gardens, Garden Shrubs, Shade Garden, Garden Arbor, Diy Garden, Garden Pond, Spring Garden

Tried-and-True Perennials for Your Garden

Unfussy and long-lived, perennials pump out beautiful foliage and flowers year after year

garden design Along the way, Michele sought the advice of local garden designer Amy Pallenberg, and This Old House, Nantucket Cottage, Creeping Phlox, Garden Arches, Garden Cottage, Black Eyed Susan, Flowers Perennials, Ornamental Grasses, Day Lilies

5 Alternatives to Grass Lawns

Consider using a substitute for grass lawn in your yard, and never mow again.

All About Hydrangeas For generations, these beloved shrubs have charmed with their big blooms and carefree nature By Andrew Keys of This Old House magazine Garden Structures, Garden Paths, Garden Landscaping, Hydrangea Colors, Hydrangeas, Hydrangea Care, Smooth Hydrangea, Climbing Hydrangea, Flowering Shrubs

All About Hydrangeas

For generations, these beloved shrubs have charmed with their big blooms and carefree nature

The front yard features an exuberant mix of shrubs and perennials, including 'Limelight' hydrangea and fine-textured threadleaf bluestar. Apartment Balcony Garden, Terrace Garden, Garden Planters, Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Garden Ideas, Unique Gardens, Beautiful Gardens, Limelight Hydrangea

A Charming Garden With Planter's Punch

The front yard features an exuberant mix of shrubs and perennials, including 'Limelight' hydrangea and fine-textured threadleaf bluestar. #garden #gardenideas #gardendesign #uniqueplants #perrenials #hydrangeas #homeimprovement #gardentour #gardening #uniquegarden

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : In this garden, a path of decomposed granite is lined with banks of towering foxglove and punctuated with a tiered fountain circled by pots of boxwood globes. Side Garden, Terrace Garden, Herb Garden, Garden Art, Garden Design, Home And Garden, Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Garden Ideas

8 Essential Elements for Planning a Cottage Garden

In this garden, a path of decomposed granite is lined with banks of towering foxglove and punctuated with a tiered fountain circled by pots of boxwood globes. #garden #cottagegarden #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardendecor #boxwoodglobes #tieredfountain #whitegarden

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : A hen planter in front of boxwood spheres and an oakleaf hydrangea strikes a playful note. Garden Design Images, Landscape Design, Back Gardens, Small Gardens, Fairy Gardens, Most Beautiful Gardens, Amazing Gardens, Bee Friendly Plants, Front Yard Decor

Street-Side Gardens: Inspirational, Lawnless Front Yards

A hen planter in front of boxwood spheres and an oakleaf hydrangea strikes a playful note. #frontyardideas #frontyard #lawnlessyard #garden #gardening #gardenideas #gardendesign #whitegarden #henplanter #boxwoodspheres #oakleafhydrangea

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : The raised-bed vegetable garden is planted where there was once an asphalt driveway. Gravel between the beds reduces the need to weed. House Landscape, Landscape Design, Garden Design, Apartment Balcony Garden, Terrace Garden, Better Homes And Gardens, Sloped Yard, Old Home Remodel, Bottle Garden

Better Than Ever: A 209-Year-Old House Remodel

The raised-bed vegetable garden is planted where there was once an asphalt driveway. Gravel between the beds reduces the need to weed. #vegetablegarden #garden #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardening #remodel #homeimprovement #raisedgardenbeds

Favorite cottage-garden perennials—including black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia), pink-flowering sedum, and pale-blue delphinium—create a vibrant border around a carefully tended lawn. Privacy Landscaping, Backyard Privacy, Garden Landscaping, Privacy Plants, Diy Pergola, Outdoor Privacy, Pergola Shade, Landscaping Ideas, Landscape Design

10 Ways to Add Privacy to Your Yard

Planting deciduous shade trees—which generally grow from 25 to 60 feet high, depending on the species—is a good way to obscure a neighbor's view from a second-story window or terrace. Positioned over a deck or patio, the canopy provides privacy and shade in the summer. In the winter, the trees' bare branches allow the sun to shine into the house. #yardprivacy #garden #gardenideas #gardendesign #privacyscreen #gardenprivacy #yardideas #yardprivacy

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : A large potted 'Dancing Flame' salvia is just one of the rare cultivars at home on the back patio. Unusual Plants, Rare Plants, Drought Tolerant Garden, Garden Pictures, Tropical Garden, Garden Projects, Garden Ideas, Garden Planters, Garden Planning

A Charming Garden With Planter's Punch

A large potted 'Dancing Flame' salvia is just one of the rare cultivars at home on the back patio. #gardendesign #gardentour #gardenideas #garden #rareplants #raregardenideas

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : Permanent roots anchor a tree to the ground, while temporary feeder roots carry water and nutrients to limbs, branches, and leaves. At maturity, a well-shaped tree has a balanced canopy and a single strong leader. Garden Trees, Trees To Plant, Garden Art, Tree Diagram, Tree Images, Shade Trees, Outdoor Plants, Outdoor Spaces, Outdoor Living

All About Shade Trees

Plant a shade tree to boost property values, lower energy costs—and leave a lasting legacy! #shadetrees #homeimprovement #howto #gardenideas #yardideas #allaboutshadetrees #shadetreetips #trees #plantingtrees #plantingshadetrees

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : A vintage container near the house holds ‘Matrona’ sedum and ‘Margarita’ sweet-potato vines. Mosaic Garden, Glass Garden, Greenhouse Shed, Potato Vines, Mosaic Pieces, Vintage Planters, Glass Flowers, Garden Gates, Better Homes And Gardens

Garden Tour | An Artful Approach to Decorating

A vintage container near the house holds ‘Matrona’ sedum and ‘Margarita’ sweet-potato vines. #garden #gardenideas #gardendecor #gardentour #vintageplanter #homeimprovement #homedecor #gardendesign

"I love finding items that can be turned into planters—from cast-stone frogs and a wine barrel to watering cans that I've painted red and a pedestal sink," she says. Here, a vintage wood toolbox filled with border dahlia and dwarf maiden grass is nestled against an old cast-iron stove with pansies and petunias tumbling out.  #garden #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardendecor #homeimprovement #gardentour Herb Garden Design, Garden Art, Garden Projects, Garden Ideas, Container Herb Garden, Pool Landscape Design, Homestead Gardens, Growing Gardens, Watering Cans

Timeless Treasure Garden

"I love finding items that can be turned into planters—from cast-stone frogs and a wine barrel to watering cans that I've painted red and a pedestal sink," she says. Here, a vintage wood toolbox filled with border dahlia and dwarf maiden grass is nestled against an old cast-iron stove with pansies and petunias tumbling out. #garden #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardendecor #homeimprovement #gardentour

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Colorful Garden Remodel

A potting bench off one side of the back patio gives this homeowner a spot to display her latest antique finds. #garden #gardentour #gardendesign #gardenideas #pottingbench #antiquegardendecor #gardendecor #gardenremodel

‘Illumination Scarlet’ begonias and chartreuse sweet-potato vine burst out of an urn sitting on a pedestal made from painted septic-tank collars rimmed with beads and fused-glass flowers and encircled by mosaic stepping-stones. The gate in the distance was formerly a fireplace screen.  #garden #gardendesign #gardendecor #homeimprovement #artfulgarden #gardentour #gardeninspiration #gardenideas Garden Design Images, Landscape Design, Most Beautiful Gardens, Amazing Gardens, Mosaic Stepping Stones, Potato Vines, Vintage Planters, Rustic Flowers, Scarlet

Garden Tour | An Artful Approach to Decorating

‘Illumination Scarlet’ begonias and chartreuse sweet-potato vine burst out of an urn sitting on a pedestal made from painted septic-tank collars rimmed with beads and fused-glass flowers and encircled by mosaic stepping-stones. The gate in the distance was formerly a fireplace screen. #garden #gardendesign #gardendecor #homeimprovement #artfulgarden #gardentour #gardeninspiration #gardenideas

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : An elevated view of the garden behind the house takes in blue spruce, weeping spruce, and pagoda dogwoods. Pagoda Dogwood, Backyard Pool Landscaping, Backyard Ideas, Pergola Ideas, Garden Ideas, Free Standing Pergola, Pergola Swing, Pergola Garden, Vintage Planters

Garden Tour | An Artful Approach to Decorating

An elevated view of the garden behind the house takes in blue spruce, weeping spruce, and pagoda dogwoods. #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardentour #artfulgarden #gardendecor #bluespruce #weepingspruce #pagodadogwoods

Garden Designs Ideas 2018 : An entry arch puts Doug and Barbara Henderson’s love of art, salvaged materials, and shade plants on display, combining vintage corbels and pilasters with some of Barbara’s fused-glass masks. Love Garden, Glass Garden, Garden Art, Garden Design, Garden Ideas, Mosaic Glass, Fused Glass, Front Porch Plants, Salvaged Decor

Garden Tour | An Artful Approach to Decorating

An entry arch puts Doug and Barbara Henderson’s love of art, salvaged materials, and shade plants on display, combining vintage corbels and pilasters with some of Barbara’s fused-glass masks. #garden #gardendesign #gardenideas #gardendecor #artfulgarden #salvagedecor #salvagegardendecor #vintagedecor #artdecor #gardentour