Louise Sudmeyer

Louise Sudmeyer

Louise Sudmeyer
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English garden designers, such as Vita Sackville-West, Geoffrey Jellicoe, and Charles Wade; also, use plants such as river birch, White foxglove, Japanese forest grass, 'Sum and Substance' hosta, Shirley Blue speedwell, Duchesse de Nemours peony, Golden columbine, 'Royal Standard' hosta, Moonshine yarrow, Five-leaf akebia, "Patricia" geranium

Abundant Flowers Masses of flowers, including Veronica 'Shirley Blue' and Paeonia lactiflora 'Duchesse de Nemours,' give cottage-garden texture to the design around this garden path.


Not just any path. theres an urn, that most usefully, beautiful, of garden ornamentation, this time acting as a focal point.

Charming Curves...mulch keeps weeds down and conserves moisture. Curved flowerbed border. Plants chosen in mostly similar hues. Round paving stones lead visitors through the grass border. Hardscape structures - tall birdhouse adds whimsy with function.

Use geometry to contrast or complement the flowerbed's curving borders repeat in the gentle edging of lawn. Plants chosen in similar hues.lavender, light purple, and fuchsia offer a soothing color for the garden- ideas for the azaleas.