Tuesday, July 23, 2013

French Planter: Color

I put these planters across the front of a home last Saturday, though a bit larger.  

However, zero temerity for foundation plantings, plenty of gracious #89 granite gravel.

Not this big, above, but did put in this size for a home needing to hide garbage cans.
Taxus x media 'Hicksii', pruned similar to Great Dixter's, is the plant choice.
Garden & Be Well, XO Tara
Top pic Old Long Island, bottom pic, Things That Inspire.  .
Color.  Client house is gray, white trim, black shutters, apple green door.  Planters can be any of those but white.  A nice amount of space but not quite enough to handle the boldness of white.  Apple green is my choice but the gray or black are acceptable too.


Pink Overalls @DIY Home Staging said...

Do update us on your paint color choice for the jumbo planter. With photo, please.

Things That Inspire said...

Hello Tara- bottom picture is by me...from my recent trip to Paris.

Hope you are well!