1,373 planting a wildflower meadow Home Design Photos

Mary-Liz Campbell Landscape Design
7 Reviews
Eclectic Gardens
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settings pair low junipers with wildflowers such as false sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides) and helenium, or plant clumps of airy panic grass (Panicum
In naturalistic settings pair low junipers with wildflowers such as false sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides) and helenium, or plant
sun; the plants have silver-blue needles, which provide good visual contrast.
In naturalistic settings pair low junipers with wildflowers such as false
squamata ‘Blue Star’ will spread to 4 feet with maturity in full sun; the plants have silver-blue needles, which provide good visual contrast.
of decks are great; so too are thick hedges and shrubs, or just densely planted areas (the latter provides more wildlife value to tons more species than
“For the terraces” — gaylejeanette
Loudoun County Landscape Architecture
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Sedges
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should be a grass. It reminds me of loose neck goose strife. So what is the plant with diminutive white bottle brush on top of long stems. I appreciate in
into a short-grass meadow of sedges (the Carex genus of grasses). Carex grasses that are native to your region can be densely planted and allowed to grow
into a short-grass meadow of sedges (the Carex genus of grasses). Carex grasses that are native to your region can be densely planted and allowed to grow
every USDA hardiness zone. You can leave sedge unmowed for a taller, more meadow-like look, or mow it a few times a year to maintain more of a lawn look
have finished flowering to allow for the sedge to fill in more thickly. Plant it in spring or fall, or even in the winter in a very warm climate.
“Sedge” — shannonkprice
AHBL
Diamond Hill Estate
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multiple levels of natural grass plantings. short in the front followed by a wave of taller grasses in the back. Could do wildflowers behind the taller grasses
Meadow enclosed by taller grasses. Modern
Each plant in this simple palette makes an impact in a subtle, naturalized way. Bold romantic drifts of strong perennials keep this composition intact
“Love” — ev70551
Pink Door
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Door paint: Wildflower, 2090-40 ; exterior paint: Midnight, 2131-20 both by Benjamin Moore”
easy it is to clean; a good hosing down is all that's needed. Door paint: Wildflower; exterior paint: Midnight, both by Benjamin Moore
easy it is to clean; a good hosing down is all that’s needed. Door paint: Wildflower; exterior paint: Midnight, both by Benjamin Moore
reinigen ist: einmal mit dem Wasserschlauch abspritzen und fertig. Türfarbe: Wildflower; Außenfarbe: Midnight, beide Benjamin Moore
“color” — nichols1325
Christopher Yates Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Foster Rd
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Like the taller grass. Ask Wildflower center what it might be.
Craftsman homes, for example, blend perfectly with gardens featuring mass plantings of ornamental
Turn back lawn into longer meadow grass - drought tolerant
Forgoing a lawn for a planting of short ornamental grasses is an excellent way to maintain a horizontal plane of green without weekly maintenance. Some
Not all berms have to be flower beds; ornamental grasses planted on a large sloping mound are a contemporary approach to the berm.
or broken-down compost from your yard waste bin will work magic on your plants. Other ways to help create a healthy soil ecosystem include the use of organic
fish emulsion and adding mycorrhizal fungi to your soil. The fungi benefit plants by helping them to absorb more nutrients. It’s a natural process that you
“lawn alternative” — emilmrg
Contemporary Landscape
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Names of the Plants, the primary ones - foreground and color ; mid and back ground.
Sunset Plant guide for your area and a native plant book for your area. Most cities have plant societies that will help you learn about cottage plants that
older lavender plant thats well established, the just barely reddish plant in front might be a salvia not sure about the twiggy blue plant behind the lily
easily in your zone. Joining your local Hardy Plant Society is a fun thing to do if you're interested in plants. I also love this look and have had it previously
question. foreground: Perovskia atriplicifolia and Hemerocallis Redish plant: Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Rosea' Blue in the back: Agastache foeniculum
“Plants, varying heights and color” — goodman312
Carolyn Chadwick
Garden design in Greece on the island of Paros
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take on an abundant, natural look that is perfect for casual gardens and meadows. Here, agapanthus and society garlic put on a multilayered show.
take on an abundant, natural look that is perfect for casual gardens and meadows. Here, agapanthus and society garlic put on a multilayered show.See more
of the oft-planted lily of the Nile (Agapanthus africanus, zones 7 to 11). It makes a great companion for society garlic, since both plants bloom at the
both colors. White varieties of African lilies scattered throughout a planting bed also help bridge the gap between the two shades of purple.
need to replace your lawn with society garlic? Suffering colonies of this plant can be found in parking medians and hell strips wherever it's hardy, but
When to plant: Spring to fall
“flowers” — mamawhiting
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
5 Reviews
Avila Valley Estate
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What is the yellow flower that you planted?
What is planted between the stones? Is it creeping thyme?
stones with 'moss' between and height and color variations in plantings
outside the expected and mix up your edible plants like herbs and vegetables, along with your ornamental plants and flowers.
material is used. Plant these spaces to create an experience of place. Consider your site first, ask what the site wants and find plants that will work best
get a head start on your fall garden. Plot it out on graph paper, create plant lists, remove perennial weeds before tilling the new bed, and add compost
best for your garden. This photo shows a fairly simple palette of robust plants: Red-Hot Poker (Kniphofia sp), yarrow (Achellea sp), and geranium all have
What is planted inbetween the pavers??
“Height variation of plantings. Slate pavers. Grass between.” — heyss
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