A Welcoming Garden of Color: A Hedge of Physocarpus opulifolius ‘Summer Wine is Fronted by Miscanthus sinensis ‘Morning Light’, Perovskia antriplicifolia, Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’ and Sedum telephium ‘Munstead Red’.
This photograph, by Charles Mann Photography, was featured in the September 2004 issue of Sunset Magazine. It features drought tolerant perennials and water harvesting in a pumice wick.
Pink sedum, echinacea, Russian sage, and spiky bright purple liatris in mid-late Summer. The tallest shrub, Eupatorium maculatum 'Gateway' Joe-Pye Weed, is a prairie native, and should do well in the Intermountain West.
Garsington_03 Sarah Price, Garsington, Oxfordshire, combination of Sedum, Stipa, Salvias, Erigeron, Origanum & Allium
Wisteria - the bench pulls the eye forward and almost forces you to look at the Wisteria. And the boxwood acts as a guide as you move along the path. Lovely!