Just over two months ago I wrote about how we were going to try vertical gardening to bring to life an ugly fence.
Well, here is the finished product, in all it’s grassy glory:
Not bad, if you can recall we imagined it to look something like this:
Nearly all of the plants we purchased were tubestock and they’ve grown rapidly.
The plants in the picture above are:
The plants in the photo above are:
- Shara Lomandra fluviatilis
- Isabella Liriope muscari
- Tanika Lomandra longfolia
- Just Right Liriope muscari
I’m pretty impressed with the results. It’s turned out (so far) better than I expected. The plants make a huge difference to the feel of the outdoor area, particularly in the afternoon as the sun goes down and catches on the shiny grasses. Plus, it has the added benefit of being the only garden bed we haven’t had to wrap in chicken wire to keep the dogs out!