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The Big Picture 2009 - Part 1

Category: Pianolady's Gardens | Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2009 2:51 am

It's always a lot of fun to take close-up and macro shots, but sometimes I like to see the "big picture" of how a garden grows. Here's Part I of the big picture of my gardens. These are the shadiest areas, much gets no more than dappled sun throughout the day. I've managed to get peonies to bloom at the outer edges of the garden, where there is enough sun. Other plants that are successful are hostas, shasta daisies, roses at the sunnier edges, penstemon, grasses, iris, daylilies, clematis, trillium, mock orange, ferns, astilbe, bellflower, ajuga, and my favorite groundcover--sweet woodruff.




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eileen wrote on Thu Jun 11, 2009 8:57 am:


Gosh your garden is so neat and tidy -puts mine to shame. I'd love to have all that space to play with.




 

glendann wrote on Thu Jun 11, 2009 5:17 pm:


Wonderful Big picture.Looks like lots of work has been done to keep it so neat a tidy.




shannonrose wrote on Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:03 am:


It looks like you have a wonderful garden area to enjoy. Nice job





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