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how to use sea holly?

Posted by DCKate 6/7 (My Page) on
Sun, Sep 28, 03 at 11:43

hello out there. i have an irrational affection for sea holly, but very little clue about how to use it in my small, southern exposure garden. anyone have thoughts about companions or placement?


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RE: how to use sea holly?

  • Posted by Ron_B USDA 8 WA (My Page) on
    Wed, Oct 1, 03 at 22:08

Yuccas, hardy cacti, hollies, plants of similar character.


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RE: how to use sea holly?

I have seen the blue Sea Holly teamed up with Crocosmia "Lucifer" and it was gorgeous.
-Sprout


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RE: how to use sea holly?

my book called "Classic Plant Combinations" suggests campanula


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RE: how to use sea holly?

A recent issue of Horticulture magazine had a short article about sea holly---specifically, good companion plants. You might take a look at some of the photos and suggestions to see if any of them appeals to you. One of the combos used a striking orange flower, maybe cosmos? Or a pincushion type flower?


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