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Annual Flowers In Fall Garden

Annual Flowers In Fall Garden

Annual Flowers In Fall Garden – These are the easiest to grow and most popular annual plants for the fall garden. Try them yourself: ageratum, alyssum, antirrhinum, calendula, centaurea, clarkia, cosmos, larkspur, pinks, godetia, gypsophila, helichrysum, impatiens, linaria, lobelia, nasturtium, nemesia, nicotiana, phlox, poppy, salvia, stock, sweet pea, tagetes, verbena, viola and zinnia.

–  Wait until all risk of frost is past before you buy summer bedding plants, unless you can keep them under cover. Plant them out when you see your town parks department put theirs out.

Bamboos

Bamboos

Bamboos belong to the grass family (Gramineae). They are evergreen with woody hollow stems called culms and narrow, handsome foliage. Bamboos make excellent architectural plants; even when used as screens or hedges, they make a dramatic statement in any garden.

They will grow in any dry, sheltered, shady spot and can create a lush tropical effect together with other evergreen shrubs. The tall vertical culms make interesting contrasts with the fronded foliage of ferns. Japanese anemones can be grown nearby, especially white ones such as Anemone x hybrida ‘Honorine Joubert’.

How To Create A Perfect Garden Design?

How To Create A Perfect Garden Design?

How To Create A Perfect Garden Design? Landscape gardening generally refers to a process of creating a designed garden that should have some of the following elements: timber construction, walls, fences, water features, paving, steps, turf and various plants of course.

People, who have plenty of empty spaces near their house, can opt for landscape gardening and perfect garden design. Owing to this, the attraction factor of a house can be enhanced to a much greater extent. And it can be really successful if it is created with proper gardening knowledge. People can come out with various innovative ideas to design a modern and stylish garden.

Contemporary Landscaping Ideas

Contemporary Landscaping Ideas

Contemporary Landscaping Ideas – Contemporary landscaping began to emerge in northern Europe during the first half of the 20th century, and combined elements of English landscape gardening with influences from modern architecture. New materials such as wood, concrete, metal and glass, and other non-traditional materials found their way into the creation of this new vitality. Contemporary landscaping utilized variations in scale, time, space and texture to create abstract patterns. Newer designs also created innovations in light and space, often told in color, creating new focal points and visual patterns.

There is actually no one kind of contemporary landscaping, since modern houses love to emulate older styles, especially the English garden look. If this look appeals to you, consider that for one of your contemporary landscaping ideas.