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Monday, January 31, 2011

Day 121 - Winter's Not Over Yet

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Filicoides' FERNSPRAY stands tall surrounded by Variegated False Holly. Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Variegatus', pansies, Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus' purple wintercreeper, Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Charm', and a gorgeous concrete planter.


So enjoy a few more winter containers!

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4 Comments:

At February 1, 2011 at 5:40 AM , Blogger Beyond My Garden said...

Good ideas and very sophistic containers. I had never really thought about winter containers. I usually just hunker down and wait for the thaw.
nellie

 
At February 2, 2011 at 8:07 PM , Blogger barbara wise said...

Whoa, Nellie, just hang around me for a while and I'll get you winter container crazy! Thanks for stopping by the blog!

 
At October 5, 2011 at 2:09 PM , Blogger Sarah Carter Roberts said...

That Osmanthus is the cultivar 'Goshiki' - not 'Variegatus'. Beautiful container planting!

 
At October 5, 2011 at 6:08 PM , Blogger barbara wise said...

Thanks, Sarah! You are correct - the Variegatus has a more distinct white trim around the leaf and the goshiki looks more like splattered paint.

 

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