Create a knockout yard with these simple strategies.- lovely layers of shade plants & simple path. Plant in shady areas. Perfect for my shady area where the hammack is. Make the pathway to the hammack :) and then ground cover flowers for color :)
The dry streambed of river rocks that seems to flow from one lawn-pond to the other in the upper, contemplative area of this small suburban backyard east of Seattle. Japanese Forest grass is so pretty.
I love colorful foliage plants. They also are perennials and would come up here after year. I think this is a beautiful idea to plant these hosta type plants under a tree with all their different colors
Hakonechloa macra Aureola flows towards and around the base of a Japanese Pine, to the left is one of the best of Heucheras, H. Silver Scrolls, the pink beyond a Japanese Anemone, A.x hybrida Party Dress. designed by Adrian Bloom
Granite Setts are incredibly hard wearing, making them a great choice for high traffic areas such as pathways like in this garden pathway design by Thorburn Landscapes. Nice design to use for narrow patio area outside french windows.