Big and Blowzy Perennial Border as Deciduous Screen

Big, blowzy perennials and grasses introduce movement to the late season garden. This combination of plants can be used to create an effective and beautiful summer-to-fall seasonal screen. Not for the faint of heart or for small spaces; give this combo its head and stand back.


Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Afternoon Sun, Full Sun

Water Needs: Average

Design Considerations

Style: Cottage, Naturalistic
Features: Attracts Pollinator, Flower Fest, Romantic Cool Colors, Varied Foliage, Texture, and Form
Focus: Hellstrip / Parking Strip, Pleasing Seasonal Flow, Privacy and Screening, Saving Water
Seasons of Interest: Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Spring, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium
Maintenance Tasks: Divide Plants to Rejuvenate, Prune annually

Plants In this Combo