Astrantia major rosea ...pretty starbursts
Flowers and Leaves
Veronicastrum virginicum album. A couple of clumps of this at the back of the border would be dramatic. There is also a purple one….
Monarda 'Cambridge Scarlet'. herbaceous perennial
Natural beauty - Flowers, plants and fungi
Border of Nepeta racemosa 'Walker's low', Salvia nemorosa 'Ostfriesland', Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise', Anthemis tinctoria E.C. Buxton and Achillea credo with clipped Buxus balls in pots!
shabby chic/country garden ideas
Acanthus spinosus is an herbaceous perennial. There are other species but this is my favourite as I prefer it's more dissected, thistle-like leaves. A mature clump in flower is an impressive site. Scroll down this board for further details.
My favourite plants
curved-herbaceous-border-with-evergreens-and-perennials How to create a herbaceous border on a budget
Walled English herbaceous garden border - great use of height at the back
Garden Border Inspiration
A herbaceous border filled with pink peonies
Globe thistle is a fabulous, weirdly scultural plant that we don't see a lot of. Check out that steel blue color! Echinops ritro - globe thistle
verbena bonnairiensisy. Cottage garden perennial, ht. 79" Lisa has these in her garden - and has promised to divide some up for me !!
Vintage Gardening Ideas