Catherine Russell

Catherine Russell

Catherine Russell
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Snowball viburnum absolutely stunning.....

The Chinese snowball viburnum has a lot going for it: virtually no insect or disease pressures, height, spectacular glistening white blossoms, and cut flowers by the buckets. This makes this heirloom that’s strutting its stuff right now in the Sou

Genus: S. nipponica 'Snowmound' Zones: 3 to 8 Cost: $7 to $40 Expert says: "The tiny cascading summer blossoms are spectacular. But the wild waterfall-like shape of the stems gives great 'fill' to landscapes year-round." —Rebecca Cole, garden designer, New York City   - CountryLiving.com

Genus: S. nipponica 'Snowmound', Zones: 3 to Expert says: "The tiny cascading summer blossoms are spectacular. But the wild waterfall-like shape of the stems gives great 'fill' to landscapes year-round.

purple smoke bush - one of my fave perennials!

* Common name: Purple smoketree ‘Royal Purple’ * Botanical name: Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ * What it is: A small tree or large shrub with rich,

Phlox

Phlox ~Creeping phlox_ This evergreen perennial retains its needle like foliage throughout winter. In spring, pink, white or violet flowers cover the tidy mat, which makes creeping phlox a perfect companion for tulips, daffodils or other bulbs.

Creating an optimal environment and choosing the right plants are essential to creating a rock garden.

Tips for Planting a Rock Garden- DK Books - Learn to Garden.Creating an optimal environment and choosing the right plants are essential to creating a rock garden. Consider these tips from HGTV before planting your rock garden.