This view shows how the stream wends under the garden walkway again on its way to the garden's end. Once again we see elements protruding from uniform backgrounds. This motif highlights the larger elements and the backgrounds. Contrasting shades of greens add to the attractiveness of the garden.
Baptisia helps anchor the back of the border. It is an excellent choice as a small shrub alternative due to its size, shape and some pretty spectacular foliage that stay attractive all season. 2) No serious insect or disease problems. 3) Seldom bothered by deer. 4) Drought proof once established. 5) Maintenance – Easy – Just cut back in fall or spring -