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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
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Planter 1
Sweet potato vine, pentas and lavender. We'll see how that works
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Planter 2
Hibiscus moscheutos Luna Red and Monarda Fireball
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Little baby Pam's Pink Turk's cap I got from Weldon at the swap
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Hill country penstemon
Penstemon triflorus
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Leucophyllum frutescens 'Heavenly Cloud'
I love that you can see the hairs on the flowers
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Gomphrena haageana 'Strawberry Fields'
I also got this from Weldon at the plant swap
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Fragaria virginiana
Native strawberry another nice shade ground cover
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Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sensation'
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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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RE: Happy Father's Day

Here's the ball diamond last fall

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


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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 :)


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RE: Happy Father's Day

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


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