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Pleased with this combo

Lizzie27Lizzie27 Posts: 11,174
edited June 2019 in Plants

Sometimes the plan does work!

In the foreground, Phlomis italica (sub-shrub), Paeony 'Bowl of Beauty, above  Cheiranthus Bowles Mauve (wallflower), allium 'Christophii' and the yellow plant is Sisyrinchium striatum with Stipa gigantica (golden oat grass) in the top right background.

North East Somerset - Clay soil over limestone


  • harmonyharmony Posts: 370
    Very pretty 😆
  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 21,702
    Lovely, same colour scheme as my bedroom!
    Dordogne and Norfolk. Clay in Dordogne, sandy in Norfolk.
  • FireFire Posts: 17,116
  • Janie BJanie B Posts: 888
    So satisfying when what you have in your mind’s eye is faithfully reproduced irl! Looks lovely. 
  • hogweedhogweed Posts: 4,053
    'Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement' - Helen Keller
  • Beaus MumBeaus Mum Posts: 3,550
    Beautiful 💗💗💗
  • Hampshire_HogHampshire_Hog Posts: 1,089
    They all look wonderful and work really well together @Lizzie27

    "You don't stop gardening because you get old, you get old because you stop gardening." - The Hampshire Hog
  • NollieNollie Posts: 7,039
    Beautiful - and so satisfying when it all comes together as planned. Still trying to achieve that holy grail here!
    Mountainous Northern Catalunya, Spain. Hot summers, cold winters.
  • raisingirlraisingirl Posts: 6,648
    Very romantic  :) In a colour sense  B)
    “Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first” 
  • Lizzie27Lizzie27 Posts: 11,174
    Thanks folks. As you say, it's very satisfying when it all comes together. Doesn't always happen though! 
    North East Somerset - Clay soil over limestone
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