Top 5 Plants For A Dazzling Landscape Edging

Dazzling Landscape Edging

A landscape edging gives a crisp striking look to your garden. When it comes to edging the landscape, there are plenty of options available. Generally, the first choice of many homeowners is hardscape elements like brick. However, landscape edging with plants will give a beautiful look to your garden. Try some of these plants mentioned below for your yard.

Plants For Beautiful Landscape Edging:

Alyssum

This is a fast growing and compact annual. It has dense and fragrant white flower blooms (varieties with cream, lavender and pink flowers are also available). This will continuously bloom all through the growing season.

Alyssum

Bloody Geranium

Although the name sounds a bit creepy, the plant is referred to as bloody geranium because the leaves change to bold red shades in autumn. The blooms are usually seen in late spring spell and all through early autumn. This is a gorgeous edging plant for both lightly or shaded spots.

Bloody Geranium

Barrenwort

This is one of the top picks, as an edging plant. This vibrant little perennial blooms in spring. It has spidery flowers in an array of colors like white, yellow, orange, purple and pink. There are few varieties where in the foliage turns into attractive bronzy during autumn.

Barrenwort

Lady’s Mantle

This beautiful plant has scallop-shaped leaves, which are covered with fine hair. This gives the plant a gleaming effect in the evening light or early morning. The plant blooms with clusters of flowers in early summer, which makes it a landscape edge that is pleasing to the eye.

Lady’s Mantle


Japanese Forestgress

This is one of very few grasses, which flourishes in shade. It forms dense mounds of charmingly arching foliage and gives a wonderful accent along the border or bed of your landscape edgings.

Japanese Forestgress

Thrift

This graceful perennial offers rounded clusters of white or bright pink flowers with grassy foliage. The flowers bloom from late spring season to beginning of summer. It grows well in well-drained soil and full sun.

Thrift