Monday, May 9, 2011

Just Photos

Ajuga 'Catlins Giant',
Buxus 'Green Velvet'
Helianthus annual








Hell Strip








Salvia sylvestris 'May Night



Linum and Salvia













Hell Strip









Mullien-borrowed from the roadside







Potatoes, Nepeta "Walkers Low",
and Panicum virgatum "Dallas Blue"





Geranium "Johnsons Blue"












Geranium and Heuchera "Caramel"




















Digitalis











Viburnum dentatum "Blue Muffin"

10 comments:

  1. Everything is lovely, but your street strip is gorgeous. Beautiful balance you've achieved there. And not normally an Ajuga person but that one is sure pretty.
    Cher
    Goldenray Yorkies

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  2. Okay Greggo, now I'm confused. I thought Johnson's Blue was a true geranium, not a pelargonium. Or are you being a botanical reactionary?

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  3. Nope Greggo, can't identify the rose pictured; I'd say it's a modern by the glossy foliage and I'm guessing it's a Griffith Buck Rose, but not one that I grow.

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  4. Your garden has exploded with growth! Love how you did your hell-strip...I'm still trying to figure out the best way to do mine...how do you deal with people opening car doors and smashing things?

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  5. Your hell strip is heavenly! I love the color and foliage combinations.

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  6. Did I spy a rose amongst these photo? I did, I did spy a rose..... Great work on this strip of garden space. I know your neighbors are greatful!

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  7. Greggo responded to my comment; the rose is Peach Drift. Good choice Greggo...I went to a talk recently by one of Greenleaf Nursery's managers; they grew something like 350000 Drift roses for wholesale use this year. Peach Drift was his favorite.

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  8. Redneck R- Yes it is a rose...Peach Drift Rose from Greenleaf Nursery. I couldn't resist. I also have a Flower Carpet Red with the same glossy foliage. And red thorns to boot! thank you PR for the comments. This doesn't mean I am going to be a rosarian. At lest not yet. : 0

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  9. They are nice photos, too! I love all the colors!

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Thanks for leaving any comments, they are always welcomed. Sorry I had to add word verification as spam was becoming a huge problem. Greggo,