Campanula New Giant -- Bluestone Perennials
Campanula New Giant has a profusion of bell-shaped, large sky blue flowers that dance along graceful stems above narrow blade-like foliage. A good cut flower which reblooms when spikes are cut. Pairs nicely with yellow daylilies and coreopsis. Campanula p. Alba is in the foreground.
Purple Coneflower and Prairie Gayfeathers (Echinacea purpurea and Liatris spicata) | GreenFuse Photos: Garden, farm & food photography
Purple Coneflower and Prairie Gayfeathers (Echinacea purpurea and Liatris spicata)
greencube garden and landscape design, UK
Designed by Cleve West, a magical space with walls retaining at seat level, so wherever you walk you can pause, sit and enjoy, I managed to gain access to Cleve's garden and even had a brief chat with him. I loved it even more once in the space. The star plant at the show for me is most certainly Dianthus cruentus, with its crimson flowers which looked wonderful in amongst the cotswold stone, with its elegant stems and deep red flower. The statuesque columns, the wonderful dry stone walls…
Nigel Dunnett on Instagram: “Knautia macedonica, Knautia arvensis, Lychnis coronaria, in the perennial meadow gardens at Trentham”
1,118 Likes, 14 Comments - Nigel Dunnett (@nigel.dunnett) on Instagram: “Knautia macedonica, Knautia arvensis, Lychnis coronaria, in the perennial meadow gardens at Trentham”
Stachys byzantina ‘Big Ears’
Lamb’s ears (Stachys byzantina) are a good addition to Midwestern gardens for their silvery foliage. One cultivar that stands out is ‘Big Ears’ for it’s extra large leaves. The leaves of this one aren’t quite as silver as many others, but it offers bold texture in a low mounding plant. To learn more about this big-leafed beauty, read this article...
Phlomis russeliana – Knoll Gardens | Ornamental Grasses and Flowering Perennials
Wonderful gradually spreading weed proof clumps of large soft heart shaped leaves and spikes of rich yellow flowers in mid summer. Tough and long lived with a good year round presence. Sunny well drained position. Height 80cm-1m
Jelle Grintjes on Instagram: “Sanguisorba'Pieters' , Persicaria'Rowden Gem' and large groups of the grassmix; Calamagrostis ' Karl Foerster' , Calamagrostis brachytricha…”
294 Likes, 9 Comments - Jelle Grintjes (@dutchwave_garden_tolkamer) on Instagram: “Sanguisorba'Pieters' , Persicaria'Rowden Gem' and large groups of the grassmix; Calamagrostis '…”