Alice has a new garden. It's already five years old but it's new compared to her old one, which was 30+ years old and quite incredible. While Wyatt napped, I toured her beautiful beds and borders, and even dug up a few plants to take home. Thanks for the plants and inspiration, Alice!
|Halesia in bloom (similar to styrax japonica)|
|Backyard beds and pergola, Lady's Mantle, heuchera, hosta, Japanese maples, and Welsh poppies in the foreground.|
|Roses, clematis, hydrangeas, and Welsh poppies in a border outside the enclosed patio.|
|Delphinium, lilies, clematis and roses in the border outside the enclosed patio.|
|my napping travel companion|
|Border of fabulous color contrasts along the driveway -- Japanese maple, yellow sedum, blue fescu, feverfew.|
|Same bed from the other angle -- blue-green hosta, golden chain plant ground cover, heuchera.|