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Dwarf cultivars & shorter Plant combinations for cold hardy gardens from a Netherlands site, Almost all are grown in the US as well. Use the Latin names & look them up.

Perennial growing height is important. Taller plants for the back of the border include Lillies, Acanthus, Delphiniums, Lavatera (Tree Mallow), Echinops (Globe Thistle) and Red Hot Pokers. Hollyhocks and Foxgloves give a real cottage garden look to your borders.

How to: plant a herbaceous perennial border

Perennial growing height is important. Taller plants for the back of the border include Lillies, Acanthus, Delphiniums, Lavatera (Tree Mallow), Echinops (Globe Thistle) and Red Hot Pokers. Hollyhocks and Foxgloves give a real cottage garden look to your b

Stately delphiniums are the backbone of this colorful cottage garden plan.

Summer Cottage Garden Plan

curved-herbaceous-border-with-evergreens-and-perennials   How to create a herbaceous border on a budget

How to Create a Herbaceous Border on a Budget

If you are adding to the home landscape, you may be considering any number of perennial garden plants. What is a perennial then, and what other perennial plant facts may influence your decision?

Stunning colourful garden border

How to Create a Herbaceous Border on a Budget

Create a stunning herbaceous flower border filled with perennials and annuals - on a budget! Ideas and inspiration for creating low cost flower borders

Full, bright border with contrasting colours

How to Create a Herbaceous Border on a Budget

Gardening Autumn - Full, bright border with contrasting colours - With the arrival of rains and falling temperatures autumn is a perfect opportunity to make new plantations

Siergrassen border: - Bijvoet Artemisia ludoviciana ‘Silver Queen’ - Morgensterzegge Carex grayi - Kerrieplant Helichrysum italicum - Lampenpoetsersgras Pennisetum viridescens - IJzerhard Verbena bonariensis - Prachtriet Miscanthus sinensis ‘Adagio’ - Prachtriet Miscanthus sinensis ‘Silberfeder’

ornamental grasses mugwort (Artemisia ludoviciana) 'Silver Queen' Morning Star Sedge (Carex grayi) Curry Plant(Helichrysum italicum Lamp Polishers Grass (Pennisetum viridescens) x vervain(Verbena Bonariensis)

LOOKING ALONG THE RESTORED DOUBLE HERBACEOUS BORDER IN THE GARDEN AT HIGH GLANAU MANOR. THE GARDEN WAS LAID OUT BY H. AVRAY TIPPING IN THE 1920S.

What if did rose arbor/wall behind olive trees- at start of flat to create a room. ClippedOnIssuu from Dales life autumn 2013