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Elliott Brundage Landscape Design
9 Reviews
Pool and spa
Ideabooks11,306
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Dark purple is salvia. Light purple is Nepeta, commonly known as Catmint. The variety may be 'Walkers Low'.
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
Savia 'May Night' and Catmint 'Walkers low'
light lilac catmint 'Walker's Low' and dark purple salvia leucantha 'Midnight'
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
“Purple” — Laine Fletcher
Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Historic Formal Garden, Wilmette, Illinois
Ideabooks3,851
Questions1
perennial plant with the purple flowers in the foreground is Salvia 'May Night' and the one with the blueish purple ones behind them is Nepeta 'Walker's Low.'
nepeta walker's low catmint, and salvia may night
Purple: Salvia 'May Night' Blueish purple: Nepeta 'Walker's Low'
salvia perennial 'May Night' Nepeta 'walkers low'
“Salvia 'May night' cornflower blue coloured flower” — jobohunt
Jocelyn H. Chilvers
2 Reviews
candytuft, Iberis sempervirens
Ideabooks862
Questions1
surroundings with low alpine perennials like candytuft (shown). Other excellent choices include ajuga, creeping phlox, forget me nots, hens and chicks, Missouri primrose, snow in summer, sweet alyssum, soapwort and bellfowers.
Soften stone steps and their surroundings with low alpine perennials
8,000 feet Water requirement: Moderate to low once established Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 10 to 12 inches tall and 18 to 24 inches wide Benefits and tolerances: Candytuft provides a mass of sparkling white flowers for up to six weeks on a low, mounding form of glossy, evergreen foliage;
to 8,000 feetWater requirement: Moderate to low once establishedLight requirement: Full sun Mature size: 10 to 12 inches tall and 18 to 24 inches wideBenefits and tolerances: Candytuft provides a mass of sparkling white flowers for up to six weeks on a low, mounding form of glossy, evergreen foliage;
“flower.” — Lynette Debrey-Cota
Northern Virginia Full Service Landscape Design Build Firm
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Scott Brinitzer Design Associates
1 Review
Northern Arlington Residence
Ideabooks3,518
Questions4
Replace small lawn areas with a low-maintenance perennial ground cover. Small areas and those that are hard to access may best be served by this low-maintenance solution. Once established, a mass of ground cover has a simple, calming effect
lirope as ground cover - low mainteance
low maintenance ground covers with low shrubs
low maint shrubs and grasses. make a little island of solitude
Replace small lawn areas with a low-maintenance perennial ground cover. Small areas and those that are hard to access may best be served by this low-maintenance solution. Once established, a mass of ground cover has a simple, calming effect. Proper plant selection will eliminate mowing, reduce water
“Liriope” — lpoloni
Zeterre Landscape Architecture
5 Reviews
Contemporary/Modern Designs
Ideabooks1,009
Questions3
no mow fescue example . It grows long and flops over with no mowing required . This would be a great low water low maintenance solution to your areas designated as grass in the plan as it would fit with the backdrop of native grasses and wild area behind your
to the United States, it is well adapted and widely found in low-lying pasture areas of the Pacific Northwest and South. Tall fescue should not be used in areas that require grass to be mowed to less than 1½ inches during the summer.
well-drained clay soils, and it does fairly well in more shaded conditions. Although not native to the United States, it is well adapted and widely found in low-lying pasture areas of the Pacific Northwest and South. Tall fescue should not be used in areas that require grass to be mowed to less than 1½ inches
“No mow red fescue” — yuliayou
J. Paul Moore Photography
Moss & Moss Lawns
Ideabooks1,336
Questions1
Moss (Hypnum or Thuidium spp) - moist, shady areas and acidic soil, - low-growing habit - needs no fertilizer and very little water once it's established - does not handle heavy foot traffic well - add a flagstone walkway to
Moss (Hypnum or Thuidium spp) For those with moist, shady areas and acidic soil, moss lawns can be ideal. Its low-growing habit eliminates the need for mowing, and the texture of mosses is a perfect foil for nearby flowering perennials and evergreens. Moss needs
Moss(Hypnum or Thuidium spp)For those with moist, shady areas and acidic soil, moss lawns can be ideal. Its low-growing habit eliminates the need for mowing, and the texture of mosses is a perfect foil for nearby flowering perennials and evergreens. Moss needs
“Moss lawns - beautiful” — alyspoon
Frank & Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
Peninsula Estate 03 (Design by Suzman Cole Design Associates)
Ideabooks7,440
Questions3
Although they might seem like a low-budget cop-out, loose materials like gravel, crushed rock, compacted shale and decomposed granite can be an inexpensive yet elegant choice, especially when edged by a richer material, like stone or brick. Advantages include permeability, low cost and ease of installation
from strong focal points, especially when paths are monochromatic, with a limited plant palette. In this San Francisco backyard, boxwood shrubs create low hedging that lets the eye travel to a sundial mounted high on a stone base. This is a very different look; it’s refined, calm, reserved — a place for
Although they might seem like a low-budget cop-out, loose materials like gravel, crushed rock, compacted shale and decomposed granite can be an inexpensive yet elegant choice, especially when edged by a richer material, like stone or brick. Advantages include permeability, low cost and ease of installation
“very practical use of plants” — cindersand
Milieu Design
11 Reviews
Milieu Design
Ideabooks4,191
Questions3
garden. Black-eyed Susans pair beautifully with mums, ornamental grasses and Autumn Joy sedum. USDA zones: 5a to 10a Water requirement: Average to low Light requirement: Full to partial sun Mature size: 3 feet tall Bloom time: Summer to fall Planting tips: Plant in spring or fall and remove spent blooms
your garden. Black-eyed Susans pair beautifully with mums, ornamental grasses and Autumn Joy sedum.USDA zones: 5a to 10aWater requirement: Average to lowLight requirement: Full to partial sunMature size: 3 feet tallBloom time: Summer to fallPlanting tips: Plant in spring or fall and remove spent blooms
perennials? The annuals may be short lived if you have an early frost, but they’ll certainly brighten things up until then. The perennials might also be low producers this first fall, but think what you’ll have to look forward to in future years. Those who live in mild-winter or desert climates have it even
“3ways to garden ...flagstone with thyme ground cover” — dobester
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