Tag Archives: ornamental grass

Fall Color Comes in Many Forms

Fall Comes In Many Colors

How to have a knock-out garden in the fall?  Let’s count the ways.
1.  Foliage colors – it’s not just trees that are strutting their stuff in the fall

2. Fading flowers can be …

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Appreciating Grasses in Winter

Last week I showed my appreciation for hollies in winter.  This week it’s ornamental grasses that are catching my eye, especially this rooftop garden dominated by grasses.  I found it at the Sheraton Hotel …

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It’s Showtime for Ornamental Grasses

by Susan Harris
Just look at them, in their September glory.  And remember they move, too.  Here are some grassy scenes from the personal garden of Mr. Ornamental Grass Himself, …

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Shrubs and Perennials that Brighten the Shade

by Gardening Coach Susan Harris

I’m a big fan of shade gardens, and of the many, surprisingly colorful plants that tolerate shade.   But I just know there are gardeners out there buying flats of annuals (impatiens, …

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My favorite perennials in May

by Gardening Coach Susan Harris

I’m always on the look-out for easy-care perennials to recommend, and here are some of the easiest, most sustainable garden plants there are for the garden, …

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