Alphabetical Plant Listing

A lovely Hedge Idea with Sword-Lilies and Foxtail Lilies

Perennial Combinations, Plant Combinations, Summer Borders, Hedge Ideas


Wouldn't you just love to relax and enjoy the passing summer in this welcoming garden, replete with this subtle mix of soft colors? This hedge or border has been created with 2 stunning accent plants: warm rosy-salmon Sword-Lily 'Rose Supreme' (Gladiolus) and Foxtail Lilies (Eremurus robustus), which are beautifully combined in an elegant trellis.

Garden Information

Hardiness 6 – 9
Heat Zones 5 – 8
Climate Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Summer (Mid)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Average
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil Ph Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Attracts Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Landscaping Ideas Beds and Borders , Hedges and Screens
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage , Traditional Garden

Get Garden Design Ideas


Great Plant Combination Ideas with Eremurus - Foxtail Lilies Great Plant Combination Ideas with Gladiolus - Sword Lilies


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 6 – 9
Heat Zones 5 – 8
Climate Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Summer (Mid)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Average
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil Ph Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Attracts Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Landscaping Ideas Beds and Borders , Hedges and Screens
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage , Traditional Garden

Get Garden Design Ideas


Great Plant Combination Ideas with Eremurus - Foxtail Lilies Great Plant Combination Ideas with Gladiolus - Sword Lilies


Border Calculator

Recreate this garden. Specify the percentages you would like to have of each plant and input the dimensions of your garden space.We'll give you a shopping list so you know how many plants you need.

%
%

ft
ft

Your Shopping List

Plant Quantity
Eremurus robustus (Foxtail Lily)
Find Suppliers
N/A
Gladiolus 'Rose Supreme' (Sword-Lily)
Find Suppliers
N/A

Find your Hardiness Zone

Find your Climate Zone

Find your Heat Zone

Join Gardenia.net

Create a membership account to save your garden designs and to view them on any device.

Becoming a contributing member of Gardenia is easy and can be done in just a few minutes. If you provide us with your name, email address and the payment of a modest $25 annual membership fee, you will become a full member, enabling you to design and save up to 25 of your garden design ideas.

Join now and start creating your dream garden!

Create a New Collection

Optional. For your reference.


Move Selected Plants to a Different Collection


Delete Collection

This field is required.