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Posts tagged serendipity

December 10, 2015


garden bed design, unification

Accidental Unification

I have a number of plants that, when in bloom, are repeated throughout the garden...

December 3, 2015


combinations of colors


Color combinations can make plant neighbors “pop” and show us that more of the one thing is not always better.

July 23, 2015




A lot of the best plant combinations in my yard have occurred without my conscious intervention.

July 26, 2007


flower garden in Belgium

Serendipity and Design

The price one pays for this indulgence is that once something flowers it usually self seeds. Before long the garden's original design becomes blurred...

August 13, 2004


surprise lily

Surprise Lily

We are surprised and chagrined by the way weeds keep popping up no matter how vigilant we are. But we can also be surprised by the more decorative plants.

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