Mom was visiting and we planned to visit 3 of my favorite garden nurseries. We ended up spending our entire day (happily and creatively over stimulated) at Rogers Gardens Nursery in Newport Beach (California).
If you have never been, you'll now recognize it as a "horticultural amusement park"!
|Potted Bay Laurel with sedum pave' below.|
|Sedum pave' detail|
My favorite style of water feature is the drippy kind,
where the pump and water reservoir are below the gravel.
|Granite with drippy "bubbler" view 1|
| 3 planters grouped as a drippy "bubbler" water feature.|
River rock and black mondo grass at the base.
|Dramatically oversized pedestal-saucer planter!|
|Close up view 1|
|Close up view 2|
plan on must replace fencing and retile the pool, so this planter is not on my "must buy" list.
But, I will use the center plant (forgot to get the name) in our garden
this way ....
|Fortunately, our wires are buried in our neighborhood - unlike this very upscale area of|
This plant has flax type leaves that move like grass in the breeze, making it really special!
I am waiting until it is in stock in a 1/2 gallon size since our growing season is year round, and I hate to pay for "dirt" and dig big holes. (our soil is all clay!)
|A long view from the patio department. (furniture, pillows and table decor)|
Hoping to be back in the garden soon!
Hey Friends! come visit, and do my planting, while I stir our cocktails and point out where you should watch your step...
Cheers! Linda :-)