Geum triflorum (Prairie Smoke) is one of the most stunning and longest lasting prairie perennials, with unmistakable feathery silver and pink seedheads in mid-spring. It is a soft, hairy plant growing typically to 16" tall with fern-like leaves. It prefers full sun and average to dry soil. It is drought tolerant once established, grows in sand, gravel and rock gardens. It spreads by rhizomes and can be naturalized to form an interesting ground cover.
A table terrarium You might think you have no space for an indoor garden – but all you need is part of a table. Cacti and succulents are easy to look after, so they’re ideal if you don’t have much time or are often away. A collection of “cactus-scapes” creates drama, so have fun playing with different styles. Click to find out how to make your own.
Water wall Love this. Also like the idea of something that is changeable.more flexible. But using wood is appealing and the water stays against the "wall" so it has the thrill of movement w/o getting children very wet. That's appealing.