Garden markers add personality to a garden and help you remember which row is tomatoes and which is peppers. Gather (or purchase) river rocks, some paint markers (pick up Sharpie brand at The Home Depot) and create these cute river rock plant markers crafted by Devin of West Valley Moms blog. || @West Valley Moms Blog
The best plants for a cottage garden are simple varieties that haven't been highly bred. Plants such as anemones and golden marguerite create loose arrangements, while the tall spires of lupines and hollyhocks provide structure.
When you think pink, you think of girls. But did you know it has not always been that way? In the 19th century, boys wore pink and girls wore blue. Pink was considered a rich, strong colour, and pink plants are so impactful in the garden. Pink is also a flexible colour because it can
Spring is coming, and to get you excited about iris season coming up, here are some photos of iris and companion bloomers from my garden. iris "Gypsy Romance" - my favorite. this is not photoshop, colors are really that brilliant From Iris 2010 From Iris 2010 From Iris 2010 Got the blues ....