Happy Father's Day

lucas_tx_gwJune 17, 2012

Went to Sam's yesterday and some really cool plastic wicker planters for only $14.91 followed me home!

They are a little farther down in the thread

Big red sage and Texas bluebells

Planter 1

Sweet potato vine, pentas and lavender. We'll see how that works

Planter 2

Hibiscus moscheutos Luna Red and Monarda Fireball

Little baby Pam's Pink Turk's cap I got from Weldon at the swap

Hill country penstemon

Penstemon triflorus

Leucophyllum frutescens 'Heavenly Cloud'

I love that you can see the hairs on the flowers

Gomphrena haageana 'Strawberry Fields'

I also got this from Weldon at the plant swap

Fragaria virginiana

Native strawberry another nice shade ground cover

Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sensation'

My Ballfield garden

I'll have to find the before picture and link to it. This was only planted last fall but it's the one that gets water fromt the septic field

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lucas_tx_gw

Here's the ball diamond last fall

Here is a link that might be useful: Link to old thread

    Bookmark   June 17, 2012 at 10:52AM
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Lin barkingdogwoods

I love your ballfield garden! That's a great (re-)use of the water, adding such a nice splash of color. And the plants seem to appreciate it as well :)

    Bookmark   June 18, 2012 at 7:58AM
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weldontx(z 8a TX)

What a deal on the planters Teri!!THanks for the gift of pictures.

    Bookmark   June 24, 2012 at 9:37PM
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