Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall

I hate mosquitos. Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio… it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall I hate mosquitos. Plant lemon grass in big pots for the…

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hat’s not to love about panorama windows? These floor-to-ceiling glass beauties can be such an enrichment to a space, connecting interior with exterior. Provided of course, that the view the good enough.

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Front-Yard Sidewalk-Garden Ideas

Front Yard Sidewalk Garden Ideas: Filling beds with low maintenance, easy-care plants, such as these ornamental grasses, including fountain grass (Pennisetum) and blue oat grass (Helictotrichon) Via BHG

Groundcover - blue chalk sticks (in betw kangaroo paws)

Narrow garden bed featuring Anigozanthos 'Pink Joey' (Pink Joey kangaroo paws) with Senecio mandraliscae in Santa Barbara, CA

"Gorgeous planting scheme featuring one of my favourite (and I think most underrated) bulbs, Ornithogalum, in the bottom right corner."

love this planting scheme. It has such depth that it looks like it goes on forever. Great combination of color and visual texture.

Although laying out a garden is never simple, you can get started on the right track by asking yourself five key questions and following the basic principles of good design.

Garden Design 101

Waterwise perennials for the front yard

High Country Gardens for high desert drought tolerant xenoscaping ideas and plants Jumbo Waterwise Pre-Planned Garden II - mixed pot sizes

Herbs: Fantastically versatile in the kitchen, thyme (Thymus vulgare) is also great for growing in pots or along the edge of paths. Discover more about how to grow it at: Photo: Paul Debois

Scutellaria scordifolia

Favorite herb--thyme: courage & strength, And it's beautiful with eggs, chicken, and mushrooms.