The plants that are grabbing my attention at the moment are the large leaf plants. Large shapes of green color in contrast with smaller more delicate perennials create a pause and slow you down as you view a large planting. … Continue reading
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Tagged Araila Cordata Sun King, Asarum European, Astilbioidies Tabularis, Darmera Peltata, Foiliage for perennial border, foliage interest, Hosta Sieboldiana, Large foliage plants, Peltoboykinia Wantanabei, Petasites Japonicus, Rheum Palmatum, Rodgersia Pinnata, Syneilesis aconitifolia
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I have been laying out garden rooms and seasonal areas in my garden for twelve years now, but it has always been something developed organically rather than being randomly imposed. For example, when we removed a modern garage that was … Continue reading
Tagged Astilibioides tabularis, Big Leaf Room, designing rooms in a garden, Garden rooms, kirengeshoma palmata, Large leaf plants, My Catskill Garden, Petasites Japonicus- butterbur, Petasites variegata, rheum palmatum tanguticum, Rodgersia aesculifolia, Totem Farm Gardens
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At this point in the season, things are really starting to come together. Lots of perennials and annuals are flowering, but I would like to show some of the plants I use for a “pause- affect” in the border. I … Continue reading