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A Fabulous Border Idea with Allium, Eryngium and Anthemis

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This vibrant plant assembly, featuring Anthemis tinctoria Kelwayii, Allium sphaerocephalon, and Eryngium giganteum, promises to brighten your garden with a season-long display from late spring to late summer. This simple yet effervescent combination is not only easy to recreate but also requires minimal maintenance, making it a perfect choice for busy gardeners.

One of the key attractions of this planting scheme is its resilience. This combination is deer resistant, providing a robust solution for gardens frequented by these creatures. Moreover, it demonstrates exceptional drought tolerance, making it ideal for areas with hot, dry summers and reducing the need for frequent watering.

But the charm of this plant combination doesn’t stop there. It is also notably attractive to butterflies, turning your garden into a vibrant spectacle of flitting, colorful insects. This adds a layer of dynamic beauty to your garden, enhancing its appeal and offering a delightful view of nature in action.

Furthermore, these plants are pest and disease-free, which contributes to their low-maintenance nature and ensures they remain attractive throughout the season. An additional benefit is that all these plants make excellent cut flowers, providing you with a source of fresh, colorful bouquets to bring the beauty of your garden into your home.

In summary, this combination of Anthemis tinctoria Kelwayii, Allium sphaerocephalon, and Eryngium giganteum offers a blend of vibrant colors, prolonged flowering, low maintenance, and resilience, making it a standout choice for any garden.

Garden Information

Hardiness 4 - 8
Heat Zones 3 - 8
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Tolerance Drought, Deer, Dry Soil
Attracts Butterflies
Landscaping Ideas Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Coastal Garden, Gravel and Rock Garden, Informal and Cottage

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Alternative Plants to Consider

Anthemis tinctoria ‘Sauce Hollandaise’ (Golden Marguerite)
Anthemis tinctoria ‘E.C. Buxton’ (Golden Marguerite)
Eryngium x tripartitum (Tripartite Sea Holly)

Learn About These Genera

Allium (Ornamental Onion)
Anthemis tinctoria (Golden Marguerite)
Eryngium (Sea Holly)
While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.

Garden Information

Hardiness 4 - 8
Heat Zones 3 - 8
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Tolerance Drought, Deer, Dry Soil
Attracts Butterflies
Landscaping Ideas Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Coastal Garden, Gravel and Rock Garden, Informal and Cottage
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Anthemis (Chamomile) Allium Eryngium (Sea Holly)
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