Peony 'Bridal Icing' | Claire Austin
Large guard petals encasing a central dome of slender cream petals that look like a scoop of ice cream. As the flower opens the inner petals fill out in...
peony and iris border
Neighbors down the street have an old stone wall out by the road. A border of pink peonies and various shades of purple and lilac irises grows in front of it. What a glorious sight it is each year.
Ihan pihalla! - Sisustuskuvia jäseneltä KirsiT - StyleRoom
Kuvia kesämökin puutarhasta.. Mökkipihamme on helppohoitoinen, vaikka vaatiikin hiukan silmälläpitoa. Suurin työ on saada nurmikko pysymään jotakuinkin aisoissa.. Rantamme on kovin vaatimaton, mutta onneksi kasvit viihtyvät veden äärellä.. Päivänlilja on hieno ja helppohoitoinen kasvi. Vaikka yks...
Winner - Chelsea Flower Show tickets - Creatively Different Blinds
Many thanks to all of you who have entered our Prize Draw to win two tickets to this year’s Chelsea Flower Show. The lucky winner lives in Cambridgeshire, has been informed, and is looking forward to enjoying the prize. If … Continue reading →
Plant Types Get to know the types of plants. Then learn how specific plants typically behave and what they can add to your garden. For instance, trees and shrubs form the foundation of a garden. Choose plants for disease and pest resistance, extreme-weather tolerance, and other desirable traits. - gardenfuzzgarden
Plant Types Get to know the types of plants. Then learn how specific plants typically...
How to grow peonies
Peonies are some of the most beautiful plants you can grow, with their sumptuous, velvety blooms that are breathtaking in the garden or in a bouquet. Find out how to grow them here: http://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/projects/video-projects/how-to-grow-peonies/235.html Pictured: Paeonia 'Sarah Bernhardt'
The Garden in the first days of June
Is it just me, or is June passing by at lightening speed? With a second chest cold keeping me from my garden, I found that the early summer flowers came and went before I had much of a chance to take any pictures. Already the peonies are almost finished and I have very few records of them. Let's take a look at what I did manage to document in the first days of the month. Baptisia nicely anchors the corner of the front garden. As you can see, it is quite a sizeable perennial. In the center of…