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Happy Father's Day

Posted by lucas_tx 7/8 (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 17, 12 at 10:44

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

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: Happy Father's Day

Here's the ball diamond last fall

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

RE: Happy Father's Day

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 :)

RE: Happy Father's Day

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

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