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Get a Knack for Black in the Garden
Dark walls, furniture and foliage do more than add drama in the landscape; they can be strategic design elements
"sophisticated, black is having a moment in architecture and interiors. Black in the garden... of the garden recede, dark patios ground a design and black containers contrast with... you use black in the garden? Here are some ideas to get you started.... more...black-green fence, black low-voltage lighting, black shutters, black bench... have used black a lot in our garden, always gets great feedback I love black in the garden..."
Great Design Plant: Black Mondo Grass
"spend Black Friday planting this unusual low-maintenance grass... it — a black plant. Black mondo grass (Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens') has gained... spirit of Black Friday, one of the most highly anticipated unofficial American holidays... plant black mondo grass. Opt for well-drained, humus-rich soil for a favorable planting... ! The black Mondo grass is a beautiful accent in a garden! don't know why I didn't..."
10 Boo-tiful Black Plants for Halloween
Dramatic and just a bit eerie, these inky plants set the right Halloween mood in a garden or on a patio
"mood in a garden or on a patio... terrific black-hued plants to make a hauntingly memorable display.... white and black pumpkins and 4 large gargoyles lining my front walkway Close up photos... container gardens. The dark color finish of this planter plays with the deep purple... love my "black bat". I've had it for almost two years and it blooms continually. When... Black pansies, such as 'Mariposa Black' (in the front left of this pot) add a velvety..."
Porch Life: 12 Ways to Beautify a Porch With Plants
Abundantly welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches
"climbing up a trellis add life to porches... in the black urns is really just picture perfect. This will be a good reference IB... grow up a trellis. Use vase-shape shrubs or trees on either side of a doorway. This... Container Garden If you have a more closed-in sunporch, try a terrarium. Terrariums are..."
Rudbeckia Mania: Go Beyond Black-Eyed Susan in the Garden
Branch out from typical nursery fare, with lesser-known Rudbeckia species that have delightfully unexpected features
"early gardening days, I wasn’t much of a black-eyed Susan fan. The plants are OK... to any garden and are fairly easy to maintain. I do like how some of them self-sow... change the garden for their own purposes; that way I can learn what works best for them... let the garden evolve. I think one of the reasons I’ve found this plant rather dull... world of gardening. Oh, how I love my rudbeckia hirta in my casual back garden that..."
12 One-of-a-Kind Trellis and Arbor Designs
"pired gardeners with yards big and small have a couple things in common: to add visual... their gardens to look different from the rest. Even if you don't consider yourself... arbor or trellis. Although you've seen a few run-of-the-mill designs at big-box hardware... facing garden...I have included a photo from the 2nd year of the grapes in 2004 and... As a gardener please don't plant the japanese wisteria in the eastern united states..."
Great Design Plant: Autumn Snakeroot
Venture fearlessly into the dark with this striking almost-black plant that brings a dramatic mood to the garden
"almost-black plant that brings a dramatic mood to the garden... Black is a tone not to be used lightly. Show up in head-to-toe black and you’re sure... for the garden. While black plants may seem to go against every natural grain, there’s... in the garden. I've found its best use is in the woodland border where it can get... 'Hillside Black Beauty' (previously Cimicifuga)Common names: Bugbane, Autumn snakeroot..."
Great Design Plant: Black-Eyed Susan
"Black-eyed Susan is a native American beauty well known from coast to coast for its... cottage garden or plant it as part of a native meadow mix. It's also a great cutting... Black Eye's Susan's grow abundantly in my yard. I have given many 'babies' to my... fencerow gardens. They are cheerful plants and look great with Monarda, Red Petunias... I grew black eyed susans in a box bed about a foot high, they seed so quickly, you..."
Great Design Plant: Sally Holmes Rose
This simple yet versatile climbing rose grows vigorously all year; plant now for abundant spring and summer blooms
"for any garden, and I find myself transfixed by their perfection yet intimidated by... the same garden? do you know if they are Italian? they look wonderful with the roses... Holmes on a trellis or arbor, or simply allow the plant to spread naturally through the... the garden. “At Lenkin Design we often combine Sally Holmes with a mixture of vines... | ToyonBlack Mondo Grass | Feather Reed Grass | New Zealand Wind Grass | Red Kangaroo..."
Spring Patio Fix-Ups: 12 Wonderful Ways With Planters
Change the look of your whole patio with just a few thoughtfully placed containers or a trellis brimming with greenery
"or a trellis brimming with greenery... wall gardens to privacy screens, let these 12 creative ideas inspire you to make... The trellis was a custom fabrication. Terra Trellis offers similar pre-fab trellises... Italian garden" urn, Laura - it reminds us of the urns that flank the front door of... the wall garden! Anybody brave enough to take it on??? Thanks for including us! The... the wall garden. I have vinyl siding: What are the options for attaching the planter..."
Great Design Plant: Winter Jasmine Gladdens Snowy Gardens
"to the garden on gray days... winter garden. The lax stems can be allowed to tumble down a slope or cascade over... zone 6a garden in western N.Y. the first time in a large pot, the second time planted... me! The garden soil is perfect and assuming the potting mix was one of the better ones... mostly black & slimey. I may try again in a location with better drainage, but I suspect... help. The black roots indicate rot for one reason or another. I know roses actually like..."
Great Design Plant: Knock Out Roses
As glorious as their high-maintenance kin for a fraction of the work, Knock Out roses make even beginners look like garden stars
"made rose gardening so much more accessible to the average gardener, so the biggest decision... to your garden. After all, they're fussy and disease prone, and require endless spraying... in the gardening world because of their easy care requirements and prolific blooming... through your garden. I too am having lots of trouble with black spot on my knockouts. I... yellow and black spot disease on them. I've tried Bayer Rose additives and various sprays..."
Great Design Plant: Ornamental Allium
"element to gardens of all styles... cottage garden companion, but it can embellish gardens of all styles and sizes. Bordering... edible gardening. Relative to the edible onion, the ornamental allium has been a longtime... making the garden a living party. Floral lollipops poke their heads above surrounding... friendly garden welcome. I feel like these flowers would be smiling if they could.With... Botanical Garden, the dark purple flowers of Purple Sensation appear to float above the..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Ceiling Black
Mask flaws, trick the eye, create drama ... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing
"... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing... little black dress is the ne plus ultra of fashion, then the little black ceiling... color. Black ceilings? It sounded like something only a rebellious teenager would... convert. Black ceilings can hide a multitude of sins, call attention to something you... The black is special. cynthia... i am so tempted, but black: flat black, warm black..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Beautiful Black Bedrooms
Make your sleeping space elegant and calming sans cave-like vibe, with these tips for using black walls, flooring and furniture
"using black walls, flooring and furniture... turn to black this week. Adding black to your bedroom via an accent wall or as a background... and use black paint or wallpaper, or black-stained wood paneling, to make this area... chunk of black without feeling too dark, heavy or somber, along with tips for working... doing black. I have a black, or partial black wall in every room of my home. And... showing how black can work in so many ways with every other color. I have had a black..."