Shaded Perennial Garden

Dallas is and always has been a gardening town!
Perennial Shade Garden Texas
Perennial Shade Garden: Limelight hydrangea, Persian Sword, variegated iris, hostas and Snowball Viburnum shrub which is one of my favorite Texas blooming shrubs.
Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.
Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.
Lime light Hydrangea.
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Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.

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Althea tree.

Perennial Shade Garden Texas

Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.

Perennial Shade Garden Texas

Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.

Perennial Shade Garden Texas

Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.

Shade Gardening Texas

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Ceder, Persian Shield

Shade perennial garden with Limelight hydrangea, Persian Shield, hostas, variegated iris, and althea tree.

Trees the Most Gardening Decision You Will Make

I can still drive down a street and say, oh, yes, that is classic Lamberts.  As the architecture has been influenced by south Texas, Austin in particular, so has the landscape.

The number one illustration of this neighborhood slide show is to PLANT THOSE TREES.  There is no ONE investment you can make to your garden’s landscape than a decision on TREES.

 

Trees important landscape design component for Texas.

Trees important landscape design component for Texas.

Trees are crucial to gardening design and home value.

Trees are crucial to gardening design and home value.

Planting trees is the most important gardening decision you will make.

Planting trees is the most important gardening decision you will make.

Dogwood Trees in Texas

Barberry with Dogwood Trees in Texas. Once established good for Texas Landscaping

  Purple Shamrock Perennial

Forest Pansy Redbud Tree

Forest Pansy Redbud Tree and Oak

See also:

Japanese Maples

Red Bud Trees

Blooming Trees

Texas Trees

Magnolia Hedge

Claudia Wannamaker Magnolias

See Slide Show: Perfect Perennial Shade Garden

 

 

 

 

Dallas no longer tries to be Shreveport, Atlanta or Natchez.  Dallas is securely, steadfastly Dallas, unique in its constant re-creation and evolution in architecture and the gardens in which the architecture resides.