Callicarpa americana makes a good hedge on the outskirts of a garden, as well as excellent ornamental focal points in borders.
If you yearn for more fragrance in your garden, here are some suggestions for ornamental sweetshrubs that you could plant this fall.
The cool fall weather causes plants that are new to your garden to transition more comfortably...
A well-appointed garden needs not only flowers but also decorative foliage that is concurrently available to combine with the garden flowers in a vase.
Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .
If you are designing a new garden, think about the following words: form, foliage, flowers, fruit, fragrance and focal points.
In my zone 5 garden, Corydalis has self-sown in a rock wall and down cracks in the side of a set of cement stairs...
Never plant it where it borders a lawn; it will escape into the grass and be impossible to get rid of!
This hard-to-find arum really adds an exotic touch to my garden!
Coral bells have gorgeous foliage that present endless possibilities.