The overall winner of the IGPOTY Award 7 is Italian garden designer Rosanna Castrini, for her entry My Prairie Garden – pictured above – which also won her first place in the Beauty of Plants category. 12937_Castrini_RGB
Varied materials and curves of garden paths and patios add interest in a small backyard.
Ivory Rose and Baby's Breath Ceremony Aisle Decor | Two Sparks Wedding Photography | Misty's Florist and Greenhouse | Fellowship Chapel
The perennial border has been enlivened with the gold-and-green striped foliage of Japanese forest grass (Hakenochloa macra ‘Aureola’) contrasting with the nearly black foliage of Actaea simplex ‘Hillside Black Beauty’; pale blue annual love-in-a-mist (Nigella damascena) adds summer sparkle - See more at: http://www.pacifichorticulture.org/articles/updating-an-historic-garden/#sthash.k2NmrGMu.dpuf
perennial border with salvia, common yarrow and russian sage