Top 20 Flowers for a Cottage Garden | Modern Frontierswoman
With height, bloom time and color in mind, you can create an enchanting cottage garden with ease. Your hard work will be repaid with a low maintenance masterpiece you can enjoy year after year. Plus your vegetable garden will thank you for all the added pollination it receives from the bees and butterflies that flock to your flowers.
Heuchera 'Wild Rose' PP29923 CPBR5990
A dense habit of large, bright rosy purple leaves with deep charcoal gray veining. The prominent dark veining causes the foliage color to pop. Upright, dark burgundy rose flower scapes have matching dark buds that open to rosy pink flowers.
Avena grass, or blue oat grass, has yellow flower spikes in summer and silvery blue leaves. This interesting plant makes a fine structural accent and will thrive in a dry, sunny area. Learn more about this distinctive plant.
What To Do With Daylilies After They Bloom - Daylily Care 101
So just exactly what are you supposed to do with daylilies after they bloom? Find out all of our daylily tips, and how to keep them blooming longer too!
Geum triflorum - Prairie Smoke
Geum triflorum (Prairie Smoke) is one of the most stunning and longest lasting prairie perennials, with unmistakable feathery silver and pink seedheads in mid-spring. It is a soft, hairy plant growing typically to 16" tall with fern-like leaves. It prefers full sun and average to dry soil. It is drought tolerant once established, grows in sand, gravel and rock gardens. It spreads by rhizomes and can be naturalized to form an interesting ground cover.
Fuschia flower Art Print by David Campione
Fuschia flower Art Print by David Campione. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.
How to Collect and Sow Milkweed Seeds (Asclepias) for Monarchs
How to collect and sow milkweed Seeds for monarch butterfly habitat. #seedsaving #milkweed #monarchbutterflies #habitat #empressofdirt #gardentips #butterflies #organicgardening #beneficialinsects #gardencharmers #pollinators
These fluffy flower heads of the Eriophorum russeolum are another example of texture implemented in the bed. These plants just scream touch me and will attract visitors to this bed. Just for the shear pleasure of touching them.
9 Perennials You Should Plant This Fall
Planting perennials in the fall is a simple way to enjoy a larger, more stunning garden for longer. Benefit from a colorful and vibrant garden all year.