Tag: golden foliage

Hello Yellow

Barely two weeks ago, the main garden color around here was white. But as the weather got milder and then suddenly turned scorching, new foliage started emerging, and color theme has shifted to some serious chartreuse. Every day, I find new leaves to admire,…

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A Bit More Gorgeous Golden Foliage

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra In the days BB (Before Blogging), I dreaded dreary days. Now, I am very grateful that it has been gloomy and drizzly today, because I’m finally able to finish up my series of posts on some favorite golden…

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Gorgeous Golden Shrubs – Part 3

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Good grief – more yellow-leaved shrubs? Enough already! Well, no, not quite enough, I think: I have a few more I’d really like to share with you, if you can bear with me.

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Gorgeous Golden Shrubs – Part 2

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra A few days ago, I was beginning to wonder how I was going to fit blogging into my day, with so much to do outdoors. Well, after spending all day cutting down ornamental grasses yesterday, and taking the…

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Gorgeous Golden Shrubs – Part 1

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra As exciting as it is to see the first few blooms of spring, it’s hard not to be greedy and wish for more color now. Hooray for years’ worth of digital photos to supply a quick color fix!…

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Dark and Light – Part 3

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra I promise this is the last post on burgundy and gold – for a while, anyway. (You can find the previous posts in Part 1 and Part 2.) For this one, I’ve pulled a few perennial-based combos. Above…

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Dark and Light – Part 2

Text and photos ©Nancy J. Ondra Continuing on the burgundy-and-gold theme in honor of this month’s Garden Bloggers’ Design Workshop, I offer up some more high-contrast combinations from my front garden, focusing mostly on annuals and tender perennials. (For the first part of this…

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