August Colour

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It’s now August and I’m relying on my perennials for giving me the ‘tropical’ August colour in the garden. Red, yellow and orange summer flowering plants are great at attracting the butterflies into the garden. Painted ladies, Small Tortoiseshells and Large and … Continued

Foliage Texture Garden Plants

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Beauty Without Bloom Foliage Texture Garden Plants In addition there’s the wispy Foeniculum vulgare Bronze Fennel. There is also the dark and mysterious Physocarpus opulifolius Diablo (Ninebark) along with the unrestrained Humlus lupus (Golden Hop). Likewise they all capture the … Continued