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French Duet

A French inspired romantic design style garden which blends the elements of formal design with informal, almost cottage style planting beds. With its artful balance between earthy and chic, here’s a garden that exemplifies French country style.

Plant List

  1. Forest
    1. Caesalpinia ferrea underplanted with:
    2. Plectranthus ‘Verandah Jacaranda’
    3. Hosta undulate ‘univittata’
    4. Hosta fortune ‘Golden Anniversary’
    5. Pratia pendunculata
    6. Acorus gramineus ‘Golden Edge’
  2. Obelisk softened with Thunbergia alata
  3. Meadow Area
    1. Salvia ‘Mystic Spires’
    2. Carex bucananii
    3. Felicia amelloides
    4. Scabiosa ‘Butterfly Blue’
    5. Chlorophytum saundersiae
    6. Euryopsis ‘Sunshine Classic’
    7. Lavandula angustifolia
    8. Carex ‘Green Meadow’
  4. Gravel path softened with Thyme vulgaris
  5. Arch softened with Wisteria ‘Amethyst Falls’
  6. Waterfeature softened with:
    1. Juncus effuses
    2. Lavandula amgustifolia
    3. Marigold
  7. Terracotta pots softened with
    1. Bacopa ‘Sky Blue’
    2. Salvia ‘Mystic Spires’
    3. Marigold
  8. Window Box planted with:
    1. Bacopa ‘Sky Blue’
    2. Petunia ‘Million Bells’

Numbered Plant Diagram

8-Plan-numbered