Outside the home, lush gardens flank the farmhouse porch. Gingerbread corbels, an arbor, and decorative touches such as the galvanized watering can hanging from a hook bring the vintage charm inside the home to the exterior.
Miscanthus 'Gold Bar', Verbena bonariensis: Verbena bonariensis thrives in my garden. The 'Gold Bar' did all right until it got overwhelmed by the fatsia and other plants in the one bed. I'd like to try this combination.