Tag Archives: Rhamnus Fineline

The Value of Dark Green Foliage in the Landscape

I can’t talk or write enough about the value of good solid green foliage in the garden. It’s getting harder to find good greens with the sea of crazy colors being hybridized these days, and the endless choice of so … Continue reading

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The Value of Green in the Flowering Border- Design

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Some designers /gardeners are jamming lots of interesting textures into a flowering border but in many instances they are over doing it in my humble opinion! Plant breeders have gone overboard too; making every plant variegated with crazy combinations of … Continue reading

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Texture in the Garden

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Different textures make for an interesting visual experience in the garden. One such plant plant to incorporate for this goal is, Rosemary Willow- Salix elaeagnos- S. rosamrinifolia. I have six of these beauties and they have grown so quickly that … Continue reading

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