Christopher Lloyd

The iconic topiaries at Great Dixter and double borders bursting with feathery perennials. A great contrast of solid and light.

Inspiring ideas for planting from Great Dixter

Beckie Fox

Great Dixter in East Sussex, England, is a mecca for avid gardeners now led by Fergus Garrett. The gardens are full of inspiring ideas for planting.

Tall verbena in a mixed border. (Photos by Jodi DeLong)

In praise of Verbena bonariensis

Jodi DeLong

Christopher Lloyd planted Verbena bonariensis, commonly called tall verbena, at Great Dixter in England, and now Jodi DeLong enjoys it in Nova Scotia.