nigella damascena (love-in-a-mist) & alchemilla mollis (ladys mantle). bed with combination planting of blue & yellow/green flowers (4141-37367 / ZB2441_136109_0053 © NHPA)

nigella damascena (love-in-a-mist) & alchemilla mollis (ladys mantle). bed with combination planting of blue & yellow/green flowers (4141-37367 / ZB2441_136109_0053 © NHPA)

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Arizona.edu: Symptoms of Micronutrient Deficiency in Plants - Plants need the right combination of nutrients to live, grow and reproduce. -- When plants suffer from malnutrition, they show symptoms of being unhealthy. Too little or too much of any one nutrient can cause problems.

Arizona.edu: Symptoms of Micronutrient Deficiency in Plants - Plants need the right combination of nutrients to live, grow and reproduce. -- When plants suffer from malnutrition, they show symptoms of being unhealthy. Too little or too much of any one nutrient can cause problems.

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I love doing this sort of thing. Ever heard of the Three Sisters? Corn, beans, and gourd. You have the vegetable terrace and ground cover/mulch all in one garden plot.

I love doing this sort of thing. Ever heard of the Three Sisters? Corn, beans, and gourd. You have the vegetable terrace and ground cover/mulch all in one garden plot.

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"Ferns have long been used next to Hostas, because their fine foliage contrast with the broad, smooth leaves of the Hostas."

"Ferns have long been used next to Hostas, because their fine foliage contrast with the broad, smooth leaves of the Hostas."

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I love this combination! The red Leucadendron, possibly 'Winter Red' and the Phormium  really pop among the greens and blues of the agave, aloes, and palms.

I love this combination! The red Leucadendron, possibly 'Winter Red' and the Phormium really pop among the greens and blues of the agave, aloes, and palms.

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Hageliv: Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2012/Salvia Caradonna and Eryngium/Pia
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Permaculture plant guilds combine three or more plants to mirror an ecosystem — producing food, building soil health, and providing food for pollinators. To learn more permaculture principles, check out out Tierra: Online course.

Permaculture plant guilds combine three or more plants to mirror an ecosystem — producing food, building soil health, and providing food for pollinators. To learn more permaculture principles, check out out Tierra: Online course.

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Love the contrast of the velvet-purple with the pale silvery-green grass (this looks like Stipa tenuissima, a good choice for med climates)

Love the contrast of the velvet-purple with the pale silvery-green grass (this looks like Stipa tenuissima, a good choice for med climates)

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