More ideas from ilona
Pergola with Hostas -

Add Interest to Your Yard with a Shady Garden. Enjoy the shade created from a Pergola on hot, sunny day.and plants will, too. Use a pergola with a slatted roof and enjoy all of your favorite shade-loving plants. I enjoy shade loving flowers!

shady birch allee - LOVE!  (possible perimeter for large yard)

Along the side fence - birch-lined winding path to the pond at East Ruston Old Vicarage Gardens, Norfolk, Englalnd -- via Landscape Focused Everyone should have simple, I expensive, maintenance free beautiful birch alley somewhere in their garden.

Shades of green

Beautiful French garden with planting of the herbaceous plant cotton lavender (Santolina chamaecyparissus). The grey green cotton lavender has been trimmed in this picture. It will produce yellow flowers in the summer. Does not do well in high humidity.