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Flowerbeds adn Borders
Mixed borders make quite a colorful splash when flowers are layered based on when they come to flower and how large they will grow when mature.


  • Artemisia stelleriana ‘Boughton Silver’
  • Euonymus fortunei ‘Silver Queen’
  • Hebe pinguifolia ‘Pagei’
  • Betula utilis ‘Silver Shadow’


  • Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’
  • Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurascens’
  • Ajuga reptans ‘Atropurpurea’
  • Phormium tenax Purpureum Group


  • Festuca glauca ‘Elijah Blue’
  • Leymus arenarius
  • Juniperus squamata ‘Blue Star’
  • Ruta graveolens ‘Jackman’s Blue’


  • Fatsia japonica
  • Hedera hibernica
  • Pittosporum tobira
  • Stipa gigantea


  • Choisya ternata Sundance
  • Ilex aquifolium ‘Golden Milkboy’
  • Carex oshimensis ‘Evergold’
  • Hebe ochracea ‘James Stirling’
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