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gruddy wrote:
what does flame finished mean?
   Comment   March 24, 2014
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Flame finishing the surface of the stone makes it smoother and more uniform than a naturally split stone. The material cost is higher for this type of finish than natural cleft stone.
May 15, 2014 at 7:03am   
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gruddy wrote:
what is the material aroung the pool?
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The paving material is a flame finished New York bluestone.
March 24, 2014 at 8:14am     
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sprattliz wrote:
flowers - what are those purple flowers?
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hparks74
The darker blue in the front is is purple salvia or butterfly bush
May 23, 2013 at 10:01pm     
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The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year). Both like sun. Neither is butterfly bush or lavender.
June 7, 2013 at 2:26pm     
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tashthomas wrote:
does anyone know what the grey/green groundcover is in front of the salvia may night? creeping sedum perhaps?
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The plant is "Sliver Mound" Artemesia.
January 14, 2013 at 7:06am     
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Here's a photo of Silver Mound Artemesis up close. It's a perennial in Texas.
May 8, 2013 at 11:47am     
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whywawa wrote:
blooming time - How long is your bloom time? I dont see any other variations do these bloom all summer? What do you do to them to keep them so colorful?
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My May Night Salvia has been in bloom since early spring, same as the Walker's Low Catmint Nepeta. I'll deadhead both as needed and they will bloom until we have a freeze. I've had several baby Catmint plants come up over the past few years that I've been able to move to another part of the yard or share with friends. Great plants and easy to grow. I live in East Texas where it's hot and humid in the summer. Hopefully, you can see my Catmint in this photo.
May 8, 2013 at 11:44am     
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floatsom wrote:
what names of the different purple flowers & grow in Florida?
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Salvia(dark purple) and Nepeta(light purple).There are different varieties and colors of salvia. Search on line to see which varieties would grow in your zone. I live in the northeast, and have both of these plants in a sunny location in my garden. In Florida, they may need shade, if they are plants that can grow in your climate.
June 7, 2013 at 2:40pm     
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Rosa Brancati_Schulz wrote:
love the covered porch.. can you pls tell me what the depth of the porch area is..?.
     Comment   October 10, 2012
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The porch is 10' deep.
October 10, 2012 at 6:16am   
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absolutely gorgeous !!!!
March 17, 2013 at 4:50pm   
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Fenestradesign wrote:
glorious.... - Can you please tell me what the purple plants are? Thankyou....
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amymahar
lupine are much much larger with fewer spikes. the leaves are tough and more gray green.
December 10, 2012 at 3:55pm     
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Dark purple is salvia. Light purple is Nepeta, commonly known as Catmint. The variety may be 'Walkers Low'.
June 7, 2013 at 2:30pm     
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bigmamoo wrote:
Shingle color? - Can you please tell me the color used on the siding? Thank you!
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Deep, dark purples, like 'May Night' salvia, and light, airy lavenders, such as 'Walker's Low' catmint, are a classic blend. Try planting them in alternating beds to create a tapestry effect or intermingle them for a more informal look.
Frank Organ added this to Lessons from Monet's Garden
Even in very modern, soft landscape design, we can bring a touch of Monet's planting palette. Here, drifts of May Night Salvia (Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night'), zones 3 to 9, and Walker's Low Catmint (Nepeta x faassenii 'Walker's Low'), zones 3 to 8, are used to create a loose union of linking colors that roam quite freely — just as Claude Monet liked. To see the real thing: Monet's Giverny garden is open daily from the begining of April through the end of October. Guided tours of the garden are available in English, French and German. There are local accommodations, or you can take a day trip by bus from Paris.The New York tribute: See the exhibition at The New York Botanical Garden through October 21, 2012.More:Focus Your Garden PaletteLay of the Landscape: Natural Garden Style
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1. Adopt a Color Strategy As with all colors, too much purple can backfire. Still, a single color scheme can work if you use enough variation. Here, for instance, light lilac catmint 'Walker's Low' and dark purple salvia leucantha 'Midnight' create sufficient contrast to keep this peaceful planting from growing dull.

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The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year). Both like sun. Neither is butterfly bush or lavender.Silver Mound
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light lilac catmint 'Walker's Low' and dark purple salvia leucantha 'Midnight'
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The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year). Both like sun. Neither is butterfly bush or lavender.
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Salvia & light purple is Nepeta (Catmint). Perennials that like full sun. Silver Mound Artemesis texas perennial.
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Adopt a Color Strategy As with all colors, too much purple can backfire. Still, a single color scheme can work if you use enough variation. Here, for instance, light lilac catmint 'Walker's Low' and dark purple salvia leucantha 'Midnight' create sufficient contrast to keep this peaceful planting from growing dull.
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Flowers - The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year).
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Catmint low walker and salvia
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The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year). Both like sun. Neither is butterfly bush or lavender.
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The dark purple is salvia( there are many varieties). The lighter plant is Nepeta( Catmint). Both are perennials( come back every year). Both like sun. Neither is butterfly bush or lavender.
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Silver mound and purple salvia combination.
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