Marjaana Laakkonen

Marjaana Laakkonen

Helsinki, Finland
Marjaana Laakkonen
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Stip tenuissima, lavandula, salvia nemorosa

HW: Stipa tenuissima combined w Salvia (or lavendar). Gravel garden with rock, Salvia Wesuwe, Salvia X Superba, Stipa Tenuissima

Combine color and texture: Delicate grasses, like 'Morning Light' miscanthus and 'Cassian' dwarf fountain grass, highlight the bold 'Little Joe' Joe Pye weed.

Combine color and texture: Delicate grasses, like 'Morning Light' miscanthus and 'Cassian' dwarf fountain grass, highlight the bold 'Little Joe' Joe Pye weed. Little bunny grass.

A favorite late season combo in my garden: Tall Eupatorium fistulosum 'Selection' (Joe Pye weed) with purple coneflowers, Miscanthus 'Morning Light' (foreground) and Karl Foerster's feather reed grass in the back. (Photo: Andrew Leyerle)

A favorite late season combo in my garden: Tall Eupatorium fistulosum 'Selection' (Joe Pye weed) with purple coneflowers, Miscanthus 'Morning Light' (foreground) and Karl Foerster's feather reed grass in the back.

Note it's the native echinacea--prettier. Phlomis and also the native rudbeckia.

Piet Oudolf with Phlomis, Echinacea, Salvia nemorosa and Verbena bonariensis with Tilia's in the background.