new home new garden summer 1

mngarden77June 8, 2011

Here's some pictures of a garden i just inherited with our new house. Just trying to figure out what I've got before making some changes next year. Any ideas are welcome.

Here is a link that might be useful: garden june 11

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

What a peacefull space. You took a beautiful picture with the droplets on the peonie! Personally I wouldn't change the structure. I could vacation in that yard. It looks so relaxing.

    Bookmark   June 27, 2011 at 1:27AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

I wish photobucket would show bigger pics...
#4/5 is one of the Tradescantias
#8/9 look like keepers! cute!
#10-14 peony - GREAT pics!

Incredible yard! I don't see a thing wrong with it but for my personal tastes, I would add more of yellow, purple, and variegated foliage.

    Bookmark   July 18, 2011 at 3:12PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
luckyladyslipper(MA 5b-6a)

I love it, too. The only thought I have - besides hoping for more pics this year - is to get something to cascade over some of the railroad ties. I also like the idea of more vibrant colors. I always love purples next to orange. The good old color wheel (not-quite) opposites.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2012 at 11:26AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Pics/files are to big for hortiplex.... how to resize?
Hi so I've figured out how to "imbed" images...
please help id this plant
My friend grew this cute plant from seeds that he found...
IDing flower
Need help IDing this flower.
my piece of paradise
Monster garden
Identify plant
Hi I need some help identifying this plant that is...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™