Foot-Traffic-Friendly Groundcovers Compete well w/weeds & Stay relatively short w/o Mowing include: Mat-forming Creeping Thyme, Grasslike Blue Sedge (Carex Glauca), & Mounding Moss Phlox (a good choice on hillsides where mowing is difficult).
Toadstools to Topiaries, 11 Creative Mushroom Projects for Your Garden -
I feel I need to invest in Annabelle Hydrangeas, purely because of their name. Garden border of Hydrangea Annabelle with Agapanthus, Salvia 'Mainacht' and Echinops ritro (globe thistle) What a beautiful combination!
Summer Activities Garden theme ideas for kids: Rock Garden Markers: God knows we have enough rocks, now if I can only keep little hands from moving them! Or maybe that should be a game for the kids to learn the plants. Now we're thinking!