Foliage ground covers. Well-placed foliage can be just as stunning as flowers and many are very low maintenance.
Judy's Cottage Garden: How to Plan a Cottage Garden
Beautiful log succulent garden
Angel white lilac, beautiful
Cut and come back flowers. Always have fresh flowers at home.
In hot regions, the Peachleaf Bellflower fares best in partial shade. Keep this in mind when looking for the perfect planting spot.
Just discovered Mother of Thyme - I would love if my entire lawn could be these flowers. I would definately settle for a row along the side of the house!
Creeping Thyme.. grows in drought.
Dahlia 'Tartan'. This is the most amazing flower I've ever seen.