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These days we’re visiting with Carol Verhake.
It’s been some time since I submitted footage of my lawn, however I’ve been inspired with the autumn colour show this 12 months and felt forced to ship you some for attention. I lawn in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, outdoor of Philadelphia, the place I’ve lived for 22 years now. We’re lately Zone 6b regularly transferring towards 7a.
The realm is most commonly dry colour, which can also be difficult, however I’ve discovered various vegetation that thrive there, similar to this Solidago caesia (bluestem goldenrod, Zones 4–8).
The boulders within the lawn additionally give you the atmosphere for a water function.
The shack is constructed basically of invasive vines and harvested bamboo on an underlying construction of fence posts and PVC pipes that have been spray-painted to lead them to disappear.
The view having a look out from within the Love Shack.
My forest has suffered from various storms, however I exploit fallen logs as edging for my pathways, or to build benches. I even transformed this tree (Nyssa sylvatica, Zones 4–9) that used to be crowned off via a hurricane right into a residing birdhouse publish.
Along with my colour lawn, I’ve many sunny spots. Right here Aconitum (monkshood, Zones 3–7) blooms with late-season blue flower.
Beautyberry (Callicarpa ‘Early Amethyst’, Zones 5–8) and white anemones (Anemone hupehensis, Zones 4–8)
This hardy chrysanthemum (Zones 4–8) from the World Warming collection of late-blooming, hardy hybrids looks as if the range ‘Sparkling Ember’.
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